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 18 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore CMS
Rank 133 124 128
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 3 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.095% 0.21% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.60% 1.17% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 12
Average daily rate
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£450 £325 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +32.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.66%
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 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
499 512 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.79% 17.58% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 236 376
Average daily rate £335 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.97% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 56 63
Average hourly rate £16.84 £18.03 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.60% -9.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £11.54 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.17 £34.60 £39.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.52 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.48% -2.55%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 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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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 -7 2 £450 +38.46% 4
Cheshire - - - - 1
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England

Sitecore CMS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) CMS
1 9 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 7 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) HTML5
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Web Development
5 3 (33.33%) WCF
5 3 (33.33%) NUnit
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) Umbraco
5 3 (33.33%) CSS3
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
7 1 (11.11%) OO
7 1 (11.11%) Migration
7 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) CMS
2 3 (33.33%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Sitecore Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Umbraco Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Content Editor
3 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) CSS3
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) WCF
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Sitecore
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