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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore CMS
Rank 244 236 226
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 12 32 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.34% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.78% 1.92% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 22 7
Average daily rate £325 £401 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.00% +8.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £301 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £438 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
1546 1663 1489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.01% 17.66% 17.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 987 936 747
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 £260 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 74 81
Average hourly rate £17.64 £18.25 £15.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.36% +18.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.24 £12.48 £11.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.59 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 14 February 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 14 February 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
Berkshire -7 7 £325 -21.21% 2
East Sussex +8 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +12 1 £275 -12.00%
Oxfordshire -1 1 £450 +10.42%
Surrey - 1 £388 - 2
Sitecore CMS
England

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 19 (76.00%) .NET
3 18 (72.00%) HTML
4 17 (68.00%) C#
5 16 (64.00%) CSS
6 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
7 13 (52.00%) CSS3
8 12 (48.00%) MVC
9 11 (44.00%) HTML5
10 10 (40.00%) jQuery
11 9 (36.00%) Web Services
11 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
12 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
12 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (28.00%) TDD
13 7 (28.00%) Web Development
13 7 (28.00%) Front End Development
13 7 (28.00%) WCF
14 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
14 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (24.00%) Marketing
15 5 (20.00%) SQL
15 5 (20.00%) Umbraco
16 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
16 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
16 4 (16.00%) User Experience
16 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
16 4 (16.00%) IIS
16 4 (16.00%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 5 (20.00%) Umbraco
3 4 (16.00%) IIS
4 3 (12.00%) Drupal
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%) Joomla!
5 2 (8.00%) Node.js
6 1 (4.00%) Alfresco
6 1 (4.00%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (4.00%) Kentico
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 2 (8.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) MailChimp
2 1 (4.00%) Google Tag Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
3 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%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (24.00%) Marketing
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) C# Developer
2 11 (44.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 11 (44.00%) HTML Developer
3 10 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (36.00%) Sitecore Developer
5 8 (32.00%) .NET Developer
6 7 (28.00%) Web Developer
7 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (16.00%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (12.00%) C# Web Developer
10 3 (12.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 3 (12.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 2 (8.00%) CMS Developer
11 2 (8.00%) Integration Developer
11 2 (8.00%) Web Manager
11 2 (8.00%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) .NET
2 18 (72.00%) HTML
3 16 (64.00%) CSS
4 13 (52.00%) CSS3
5 11 (44.00%) HTML5
6 10 (40.00%) jQuery
7 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
7 9 (36.00%) Web Services
8 7 (28.00%) WCF
9 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
10 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
11 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (12.00%) Backbone.js
12 2 (8.00%) D3.js
12 2 (8.00%) Ember.js
12 2 (8.00%) GreenSock GSAP
12 2 (8.00%) Highcharts JS
12 2 (8.00%) Laravel
12 2 (8.00%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) User Experience
2 3 (12.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
1 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) Android
2 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) MVC
2 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) Front End Development
3 7 (28.00%) TDD
3 7 (28.00%) Web Development
4 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (16.00%) SEO
6 3 (12.00%) Content Management
6 3 (12.00%) Web Design
7 2 (8.00%) Android Development
7 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (8.00%) iOS Development
7 2 (8.00%) Load Testing
7 2 (8.00%) OO
7 2 (8.00%) Security Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
8 1 (4.00%) Analytics
8 1 (4.00%) Functional Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Migration
8 1 (4.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) C#
2 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) ActionScript
5 2 (8.00%) Apple Swift
5 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.00%) C++
5 2 (8.00%) Objective-C
5 2 (8.00%) PHP
5 2 (8.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) Ruby
5 2 (8.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (12.00%) EPiServer
3 2 (8.00%) Adobe
3 2 (8.00%) Zend
4 1 (4.00%) Ektron
4 1 (4.00%) Google