The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the South East region.

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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore CMS
Rank 234 231 234
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 10 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.059% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.59% 0.36% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 9
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£388 £550 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.54% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £550 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £550 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.18% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.50 - -
Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1704 1378 1652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.51% 16.26% 16.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 916 760 807
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 85 83
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -25.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.26 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.90 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
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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
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 31 July 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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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
Berkshire +4 5 £388 -29.54% 5
Surrey - 3 £313 - 1
East Sussex - 1 - -
Hampshire - - - - 3
Kent - - - - 4
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
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England

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 36 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 35 (97.22%) CMS
3 30 (83.33%) C#
3 30 (83.33%) .NET
4 24 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 18 (50.00%) MVC
6 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
7 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 12 (33.33%) jQuery
8 11 (30.56%) Umbraco
8 11 (30.56%) HTML
9 10 (27.78%) CSS
10 8 (22.22%) Scrum
10 8 (22.22%) SQL
10 8 (22.22%) Web Development
10 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (22.22%) HTML5
10 8 (22.22%) CSS3
11 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (16.67%) Unit Testing
12 6 (16.67%) Content Management
12 6 (16.67%) Web Services
13 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
13 5 (13.89%) WCF
13 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 5 (13.89%) KnockoutJS
14 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
14 4 (11.11%) JIRA
14 4 (11.11%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 35 (97.22%) CMS
2 11 (30.56%) Umbraco
3 4 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (5.56%) Kentico
4 2 (5.56%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (2.78%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.11%) Subversion
2 4 (11.11%) JIRA
2 4 (11.11%) Selenium
2 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.78%) MSTest
3 1 (2.78%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
1 1 (2.78%) Advertising
1 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (94.44%) Developer
2 17 (47.22%) Sitecore Developer
3 12 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 8 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 8 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (19.44%) CMS Developer
6 5 (13.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Web Developer
7 3 (8.33%) PHP Developer
7 3 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Magento Developer
7 3 (8.33%) PHP Magento Developer
8 1 (2.78%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.78%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (2.78%) .NET Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Software Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (83.33%) .NET
2 24 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 12 (33.33%) jQuery
4 11 (30.56%) HTML
5 10 (27.78%) CSS
6 8 (22.22%) HTML5
6 8 (22.22%) CSS3
6 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (16.67%) Web Services
9 5 (13.89%) WCF
9 5 (13.89%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (11.11%) XML
10 4 (11.11%) Ajax
11 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
12 1 (2.78%) RESTful
12 1 (2.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Open Source
1 3 (8.33%) Kindle
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) MVC
2 8 (22.22%) Scrum
2 8 (22.22%) Web Development
3 6 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 6 (16.67%) Content Management
4 4 (11.11%) DSDM
4 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 4 (11.11%) Web Design
5 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (2.78%) TDD
6 1 (2.78%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) C#
2 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (22.22%) SQL
4 3 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.78%) WAI
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) Open Text
4 3 (8.33%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.78%) Adobe
5 1 (2.78%) Ektron
5 1 (2.78%) Demandware
Staines, Middlesex
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £325 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago