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 4 September 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore CMS
Rank 263 238 232
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -6
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 12 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.63% 0.76% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 7
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£374 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.78% -4.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+29.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 - -
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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
1919 1707 1494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.38% 18.53% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1184 942 818
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 85 72
Average hourly rate £18.68 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.88% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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
Hampshire - 5 £363 - 2
Berkshire -4 4 £375 -3.22% 4
Buckinghamshire - 2 £408 -
Surrey -2 1 - -
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England

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 28 (100.00%) CMS
1 28 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 20 (71.43%) .NET
3 15 (53.57%) HTML
4 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (50.00%) Content Management
5 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 12 (42.86%) C#
6 11 (39.29%) HTML5
6 11 (39.29%) Social Media
7 10 (35.71%) CSS
8 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (28.57%) Google
10 7 (25.00%) WordPress
10 7 (25.00%) CRM
10 7 (25.00%) Internet
11 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
11 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
11 6 (21.43%) SLA
11 6 (21.43%) Web Services
11 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
11 6 (21.43%) PHP
11 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (21.43%) Scrum
11 6 (21.43%) Facebook
11 6 (21.43%) Twitter
11 6 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (17.86%) CSS3
12 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 28 (100.00%) CMS
2 7 (25.00%) WordPress
3 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 6 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (17.86%) Umbraco
5 2 (7.14%) DNN
5 2 (7.14%) Zimbra
5 2 (7.14%) Kentico
6 1 (3.57%) Sitefinity
6 1 (3.57%) Drupal
6 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Internet
2 4 (14.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Applications Support
3 6 (21.43%) Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Business Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Sitecore Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Technical Support
6 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.57%) UI Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (3.57%) UI Programmer
8 1 (3.57%) Social Media Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Implementation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (71.43%) .NET
2 15 (53.57%) HTML
3 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 11 (39.29%) HTML5
5 10 (35.71%) CSS
6 6 (21.43%) Web Services
7 5 (17.86%) jQuery
7 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
7 5 (17.86%) CSS3
8 4 (14.29%) Ajax
9 3 (10.71%) WCF
9 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (10.71%) JSF
9 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (7.14%) Underscore.js
10 2 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (7.14%) NHibernate
11 1 (3.57%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Social Media
2 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Google Search Appliance
3 2 (7.14%) User Experience
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Statistics
3 2 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) EPoS
4 1 (3.57%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Content Management
2 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) CRM
4 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (21.43%) Scrum
5 5 (17.86%) MVC
5 5 (17.86%) Kanban
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 4 (14.29%) Information Security
6 4 (14.29%) ITIL
6 4 (14.29%) Service Management
6 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 3 (10.71%) Web Design
7 3 (10.71%) SEO
7 3 (10.71%) Workflow
7 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Management
8 2 (7.14%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (21.43%) PHP
4 2 (7.14%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) C
5 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 8 (28.57%) Google
3 6 (21.43%) Facebook
3 6 (21.43%) Twitter
4 4 (14.29%) Rackspace
5 3 (10.71%) EPiServer
6 2 (7.14%) Ektron
6 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (3.57%) Capita
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.57%) Intel
7 1 (3.57%) Apple
7 1 (3.57%) hybris
7 1 (3.57%) Demandware