The first table below looks at the demand for Sitecore CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Manchester region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore CMS
Rank - 78 87
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.088% 0.071%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.44% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.18% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.50 - -
Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
190 226 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.37% 19.84% 19.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 100 133
Average daily rate £325 £315 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 25 20
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £24.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -27.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £11.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £32.05 £34.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
Sitecore CMS
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Sitecore CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Sitecore CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Sitecore CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the Manchester region.

Sitecore CMS Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Sitecore CMS
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - - - - 1
Sitecore CMS
North West

Sitecore CMS
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Sitecore CMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sitecore CMS.

1 9 (100.00%) CMS
1 9 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 6 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) NUnit
4 3 (33.33%) Umbraco
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 2 (22.22%) CSS3
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) Information Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 2 (22.22%) WCF
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile Transformation
6 1 (11.11%) CRM
6 1 (11.11%) Web Design

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Sitecore CMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sitecore CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (100.00%) CMS
2 3 (33.33%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Sitecore Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Digital Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Umbraco Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) WCF
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) CSS3
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) Information Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Sitecore