The table below looks at the statistics for Sitecore CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sitecore CMS
North West / Manchester
Rank 88 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 5 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.37% 0.61% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.24% 4.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 0
Median daily rate £318 £370 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.18% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.01% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
223 271 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.60% 15.07% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 139 144
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 14
Median hourly rate £16.00 £40.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +119.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

Sitecore CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Sitecore CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Sitecore CMS.

1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) CMS
1 14 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 12 (85.71%) Umbraco
3 11 (78.57%) .NET Framework
4 10 (71.43%) SDLC
5 9 (64.29%) C#
6 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
7 7 (50.00%) CSS
7 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
7 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
7 7 (50.00%) Couchbase
7 7 (50.00%) Xamarin
8 6 (42.86%) Web Development
8 6 (42.86%) MVC
8 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
9 5 (35.71%) React Native
9 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
9 5 (35.71%) React
10 4 (28.57%) Entity Framework
10 4 (28.57%) Kentico
10 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
11 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (21.43%) Spring
11 3 (21.43%) TypeScript
11 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (100.00%) CMS
2 12 (85.71%) Umbraco
3 4 (28.57%) Kentico
4 1 (7.14%) DNN
4 1 (7.14%) EPiServer
4 1 (7.14%) Immediacy CMS
4 1 (7.14%) Sitefinity
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Couchbase
1 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Jasmine
1 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Angular Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) CMS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Developer
5 1 (7.14%) EPiServer Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) .NET Framework
3 7 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
4 5 (35.71%) React
4 5 (35.71%) React Native
5 4 (28.57%) Entity Framework
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (21.43%) REST
6 3 (21.43%) Spring
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (7.14%) jQuery
8 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (7.14%) RESTful
8 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) SDLC
2 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) MVC
3 6 (42.86%) Web Development
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Content Management
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) API Development
6 1 (7.14%) BDD
6 1 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) SOLID
6 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) TypeScript
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 7 (50.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (7.14%) Alterian
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft