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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 24 July 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore
Rank 61 68 66
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.61% 0.33% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 1.24% 0.61% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Median daily rate £438 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.41 £9.50
% change year-on-year
- +156.94%
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
404 495 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 49.57% 53.75% 48.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 256 171
Median daily rate £400 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 29 21
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +26.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £26.15 £19.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Sitecore as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) MVC
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 5 (38.46%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 5 (38.46%) CMS
5 5 (38.46%) Data Protection
6 3 (23.08%) HTML
7 2 (15.38%) Java
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle
7 2 (15.38%) CSS
7 2 (15.38%) Web Development
7 2 (15.38%) Drupal
7 2 (15.38%) jQuery
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (7.69%) ForgeRock
8 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
8 1 (7.69%) WebCenter
8 1 (7.69%) HTML5
8 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (7.69%) BDD

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) CMS
1 5 (38.46%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (15.38%) Drupal
3 1 (7.69%) Joomla!
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
3 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JUnit
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Content Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering Graduate
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering Support
3 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Supply Chain Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.69%) CSS3
6 1 (7.69%) HTML5
6 1 (7.69%) Java EE
6 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (7.69%) WCF
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
6 1 (7.69%) WebCenter
6 1 (7.69%) WPF
6 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
1 1 (7.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) MVC
2 5 (38.46%) Data Protection
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) Content Management
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (7.69%) OWASP
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) System Testing
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) ForgeRock
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Pega
2 1 (7.69%) VMware