The table below looks at the statistics for Sitecore CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore CMS
Rank 141 119 120
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +1
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 7 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.30% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.22% 2.21% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
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£450 £419 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% +34.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.07% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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England

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

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
576 407 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.69% 13.46% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 217 181
Average daily rate £370 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £227 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 35
Average hourly rate £16.84 £25.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.64% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £39.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

Sitecore CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Sitecore CMS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Sitecore CMS
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Sitecore CMS Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Sitecore CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Sitecore CMS Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Sitecore CMS
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Manchester -13 6 £450 +7.46% 4
Sitecore CMS
England

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) CMS
1 7 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (42.86%) Web Services
5 3 (42.86%) WCF
5 3 (42.86%) jQuery
6 2 (28.57%) CSS
6 2 (28.57%) HTML
6 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (28.57%) Umbraco
6 2 (28.57%) JIRA
6 2 (28.57%) QA
6 2 (28.57%) Selenium
6 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
6 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
6 2 (28.57%) BDD
6 2 (28.57%) SpecFlow
6 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 1 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
7 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
7 1 (14.29%) LINQ to SQL
7 1 (14.29%) REST
7 1 (14.29%) CSS3

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 7 (100.00%) CMS
2 2 (28.57%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
1 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
1 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
1 2 (28.57%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Sitecore Developer
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) WCF
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
5 1 (14.29%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) CSS3
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) Ajax
5 1 (14.29%) NHibernate
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Sitecore
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