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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore
Rank 58 64 59
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 3 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.41% 1.18% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.88% 2.28% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 2
Median daily rate £400 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £343
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.04 -
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
342 527 399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 47.17% 51.97% 47.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 312 194
Median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £558 £549
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 34
Median hourly rate £18.06 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.21% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £30.90 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sitecore across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Sitecore Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) C#
3 7 (77.78%) MVC
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (55.56%) SQL
5 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
5 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
7 2 (22.22%) CMS
7 2 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle
8 1 (11.11%) JUnit
8 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
8 1 (11.11%) HTML
8 1 (11.11%) Java
8 1 (11.11%) CSS
8 1 (11.11%) Web Services
8 1 (11.11%) XML
8 1 (11.11%) Unix
8 1 (11.11%) Windows
8 1 (11.11%) CRM
8 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
8 1 (11.11%) IBM

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 2 (22.22%) CMS
1 2 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Principal Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) Java EE
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) WCF
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) WebCenter
4 1 (11.11%) WPF
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (11.11%) OWASP
4 1 (11.11%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) ForgeRock
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Pega