The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 18 December 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Sitecore.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.30% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£213 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Sitecore
South West

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

Vendors Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
159 86 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 47.18% 39.27% 46.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 50 54
Average daily rate £325 £295 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £174 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 8
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.30 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% +93.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Sitecore
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Sitecore
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 1 £213 -
Sitecore
South West

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) CMS
2 5 (71.43%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) XSLT
5 2 (28.57%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) XHTML
5 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
5 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (28.57%) Web Design
5 2 (28.57%) Umbraco
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (14.29%) jQuery
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) MVC
6 1 (14.29%) CRM
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 5 (71.43%) CMS
1 5 (71.43%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (28.57%) Umbraco
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Umbraco Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) XSLT
3 2 (28.57%) XHTML
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft