The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Sitecore.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 26 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.61% 0.71% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.64% 1.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£394 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £358 £338
% change year-on-year
-5.59% +5.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Vendors Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
110 164 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 44.18% 57.95% 49.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 83 62
Average daily rate £450 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Average hourly rate £12.25 £30.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.16% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Sitecore
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Sitecore
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing Sitecore 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.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) EPiServer
2 2 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing Sitecore 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) CMS
1 2 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe CQ
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
1 2 (50.00%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) EPiServer