The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore
Rank 73 61 75
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 3 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.30% 1.25% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 2.84% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £395 £370
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
Sitecore
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
509 388 490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 51.41% 44.09% 50.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 211 235
Average daily rate £375 £400 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £500 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 8 14
Average hourly rate £45.00 £55.65 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.13% +122.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Sitecore
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (33.33%) Analytics
1 4 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (33.33%) Content Management
1 4 (33.33%) CMS
2 3 (25.00%) FatWire
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) SAP PI
2 3 (25.00%) Pega
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) SCADA
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (25.00%) SOA
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Adobe
2 3 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (25.00%) Middleware
2 3 (25.00%) Social Media
2 3 (25.00%) hybris
2 3 (25.00%) Solvency II

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (33.33%) CMS
1 4 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Banking
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Sitecore Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Web Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Web Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware
1 3 (25.00%) SAP PI
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (25.00%) Digital Media
1 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (25.00%) SCADA
1 3 (25.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Analytics
1 4 (33.33%) Content Management
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) SOA
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Adobe
1 3 (25.00%) FatWire
1 3 (25.00%) Guidewire
1 3 (25.00%) hybris
1 3 (25.00%) MuleSoft
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
1 3 (25.00%) Pega
1 3 (25.00%) SAP