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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore CMS
Rank 60 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 7 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.83% 0.40% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.61% 1.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
152 202 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.97% 20.22% 16.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 105 60
Average daily rate £410 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 13
Average hourly rate £55.65 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.60% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.38 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.04% -0.13%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) CMS
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) WPF
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (28.57%) Office 365
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Firebug
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint Specialist
2 3 (42.86%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) WPF
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Taxonomies
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Web Development
1 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Ektron
Reading, Berkshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Excellent market rates paid weekly
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago