The table below looks at the statistics for Sitecore CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore CMS
Rank 65 75 82
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.34% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.67% 1.08% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate
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£388 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.54% +22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £358 £331
% change year-on-year
-12.58% +7.92%
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 Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
180 186 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.59% 18.53% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 88 76
Average daily rate £388 £425 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +11.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £313 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £481 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 10
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -38.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £8.11 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £23.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Sitecore CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Sitecore CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Sitecore CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Sitecore CMS Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Sitecore CMS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) CMS
1 7 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) Open Text
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Subversion
2 3 (42.86%) Ajax
2 3 (42.86%) Web Development
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) WCF
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) DSDM
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Sitecore Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
3 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 3 (42.86%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) Ajax
2 3 (42.86%) WCF
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Web Development
2 3 (42.86%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Open Text