The table below looks at the statistics for Sitecore CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore CMS
Rank 269 223 226
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +3
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 12 37 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.37% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.67% 2.21% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 28 11
Average daily rate £500 £394 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £432 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 - -
Sitecore CMS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1782 1675 1588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.50% 16.82% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1159 942 888
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 75 86
Average hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% +40.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.10 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £40.12 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

Sitecore CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Sitecore CMS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Sitecore CMS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Sitecore CMS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Sitecore CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Sitecore CMS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Sitecore CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the South East region.

Sitecore CMS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Sitecore CMS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Hampshire +5 6 £525 +100.00%
Berkshire -16 4 £275 -31.25%
Oxfordshire +1 2 £350 -5.40%
Sitecore CMS
England

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 25 (100.00%) CMS
1 25 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (52.00%) .NET
4 12 (48.00%) HTML
5 10 (40.00%) CSS
6 9 (36.00%) C#
6 9 (36.00%) Web Development
7 8 (32.00%) jQuery
7 8 (32.00%) CSS3
7 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
8 7 (28.00%) Umbraco
8 7 (28.00%) Front End Development
9 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (24.00%) HTML5
9 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
9 6 (24.00%) Java
10 5 (20.00%) SQL
10 5 (20.00%) Windows
10 5 (20.00%) Marketing
10 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
11 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
11 4 (16.00%) User Experience
11 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
11 4 (16.00%) Drupal
11 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (16.00%) Web Design
11 4 (16.00%) SEO
11 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
11 4 (16.00%) IIS

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 25 (100.00%) CMS
2 7 (28.00%) Umbraco
3 4 (16.00%) Drupal
3 4 (16.00%) IIS
4 3 (12.00%) Joomla!
4 3 (12.00%) WordPress
5 2 (8.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (8.00%) concrete5
5 2 (8.00%) ExpressionEngine
5 2 (8.00%) Node.js
6 1 (4.00%) Alfresco
6 1 (4.00%) Kentico
6 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (8.00%) 3ds Max
2 2 (8.00%) Acrobat
2 2 (8.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (8.00%) GIMP
2 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) MailChimp
2 1 (4.00%) Google Tag Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Grunt
2 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) JUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (20.00%) Marketing
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 5 (20.00%) HTML Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 4 (16.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# Web Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Digital Project Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (12.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (8.00%) CMS Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Digital Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) HTML
3 10 (40.00%) CSS
4 8 (32.00%) CSS3
4 8 (32.00%) jQuery
5 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (24.00%) HTML5
5 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (12.00%) Backbone.js
9 2 (8.00%) D3.js
9 2 (8.00%) Ember.js
9 2 (8.00%) GreenSock GSAP
9 2 (8.00%) Highcharts JS
9 2 (8.00%) Java EE
9 2 (8.00%) Laravel
9 2 (8.00%) Marmalade SDK
9 2 (8.00%) PhoneGap
9 2 (8.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) User Experience
2 3 (12.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) Android
3 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.00%) CentOS
4 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Web Development
3 7 (28.00%) Front End Development
4 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (16.00%) SEO
4 4 (16.00%) Web Design
5 3 (12.00%) Content Management
5 3 (12.00%) CRM
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.00%) Android Development
6 2 (8.00%) Automation Testing
6 2 (8.00%) BDD
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (8.00%) Load Testing
6 2 (8.00%) MVC
6 2 (8.00%) OO
6 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Security Testing
6 2 (8.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) C#
2 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) Java
4 5 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (12.00%) C++
5 3 (12.00%) PHP
5 3 (12.00%) Python
5 3 (12.00%) Ruby
6 2 (8.00%) ActionScript
6 2 (8.00%) Apple Swift
6 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (8.00%) Objective-C
6 2 (8.00%) VB
7 1 (4.00%) C
7 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (8.00%) Adobe
2 2 (8.00%) EPiServer
2 2 (8.00%) Zend
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix
3 1 (4.00%) ForgeRock
3 1 (4.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Pega
3 1 (4.00%) VMware