The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 4 September 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.

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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 150 131 129
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 19 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.44% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 1.03% 0.36% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 1
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£500 £444 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +36.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.71 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 - -
Sitecore
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1849 1390 1270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 42.46% 45.38% 44.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1072 722 561
Average daily rate £400 £339 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.08% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 91 103
Average hourly rate £17.34 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.73% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £10.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Sitecore
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 across the North West region.

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Sitecore
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sitecore across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Sitecore Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Sitecore
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Sitecore Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Sitecore
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sitecore across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Sitecore Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

Sitecore
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 within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 September 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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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 16 £450 - 8
Cheshire - 3 £520 - 1
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 23 (88.46%) .NET
2 18 (69.23%) CMS
2 18 (69.23%) Sitecore CMS
3 14 (53.85%) C#
4 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (34.62%) Java
5 9 (34.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 7 (26.92%) MVC
6 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
7 6 (23.08%) Umbraco
8 5 (19.23%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (19.23%) HTML
9 4 (15.38%) Adobe
9 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
9 4 (15.38%) CSS
9 4 (15.38%) Web Services
9 4 (15.38%) WCF
9 4 (15.38%) jQuery
9 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (11.54%) HTML5
10 3 (11.54%) BDD
10 3 (11.54%) WebDriver
10 3 (11.54%) Automation Testing
10 3 (11.54%) REST
10 3 (11.54%) SpecFlow
10 3 (11.54%) JIRA
10 3 (11.54%) QA
10 3 (11.54%) Selenium
10 3 (11.54%) TeamCity
10 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 18 (69.23%) CMS
1 18 (69.23%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (34.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (23.08%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Google Analytics
1 2 (7.69%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
1 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) JIRA
1 3 (11.54%) Selenium
1 3 (11.54%) TeamCity
1 3 (11.54%) WebDriver
1 3 (11.54%) SpecFlow
2 2 (7.69%) Yeoman
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Grunt
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) ReSharper
General
1 5 (19.23%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Developer
1 8 (30.77%) Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Sitecore Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Technical Architect
4 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Digital Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support
6 1 (3.85%) AWS Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (88.46%) .NET
2 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
3 5 (19.23%) HTML
4 4 (15.38%) CSS
4 4 (15.38%) Web Services
4 4 (15.38%) WCF
4 4 (15.38%) jQuery
4 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (11.54%) HTML5
5 3 (11.54%) REST
6 2 (7.69%) CSS3
6 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (7.69%) XML
6 2 (7.69%) SAML
6 2 (7.69%) Ajax
6 2 (7.69%) SOAP
6 2 (7.69%) JSON
7 1 (3.85%) J2EE
7 1 (3.85%) NHibernate
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) User Experience
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) MVC
3 3 (11.54%) Migration
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (11.54%) SOA
3 3 (11.54%) BDD
3 3 (11.54%) Automation Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Analytics
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) OOP
4 2 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (7.69%) ERP
4 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.85%) Web Development
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.85%) CRM
5 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.85%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) C#
2 9 (34.62%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.85%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Adobe
2 2 (7.69%) Google
2 2 (7.69%) EPiServer
3 1 (3.85%) Ektron
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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