The table below looks at the statistics for Sitecore CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore CMS
Rank 40 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.85% 3.03% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.19% 17.14% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
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£408 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.13% +5.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.68% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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Oxfordshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
94 35 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 26.63% 17.68% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 20 18
Average daily rate £425 £295 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.06% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £465 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +54.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -0.96%

Sitecore CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Sitecore CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Sitecore CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Sitecore CMS Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Sitecore CMS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (100.00%) CMS
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 5 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) Google Search Appliance
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (80.00%) Zimbra
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (100.00%) CMS
1 5 (100.00%) Umbraco
2 4 (80.00%) Zimbra
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (80.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (80.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (80.00%) CMS Developer
2 4 (80.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Umbraco Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Google Search Appliance
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 4 (80.00%) Google