The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sitecore
England / South East
Rank 199 214 211
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 40 42 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.55% 0.51% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 1.08% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 31 32
Median daily rate £425 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £313 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £425 £398
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3665 3903 4382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 50.08% 47.57% 48.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2085 2150 2297
Median daily rate £400 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 212 210
Median hourly rate £18.50 £37.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.66% +117.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.65 £12.00 £11.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Sitecore as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Sitecore
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 across the South East region.

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Sitecore
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sitecore across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Sitecore Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Sitecore
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 across the South East region.

Sitecore Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Sitecore
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +12 19 £425 -5.55% 2
Berkshire +11 15 £450 +38.46% 6
Hampshire +19 5 £340 +8.88%
East Sussex +5 1 £388 -
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 71 (76.34%) .NET
2 52 (55.91%) CMS
2 52 (55.91%) Sitecore CMS
3 44 (47.31%) ASP.NET
4 33 (35.48%) CSS
5 29 (31.18%) C#
6 28 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (29.03%) HTML
8 26 (27.96%) XML
8 26 (27.96%) Content Management
9 23 (24.73%) SQL Server
10 22 (23.66%) Scrum
10 22 (23.66%) HTML5
11 21 (22.58%) MVC
11 21 (22.58%) REST
12 20 (21.51%) Web Services
13 19 (20.43%) JavaScript
14 17 (18.28%) SQL
14 17 (18.28%) OOP
14 17 (18.28%) SQL Server 2012
15 15 (16.13%) VB.NET
16 13 (13.98%) Visualisation
16 13 (13.98%) TDD
17 12 (12.90%) Java
17 12 (12.90%) MongoDB
18 11 (11.83%) OO
18 11 (11.83%) Web Development
19 10 (10.75%) .NET Framework
19 10 (10.75%) JSON
19 10 (10.75%) BDD

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 52 (55.91%) CMS
1 52 (55.91%) Sitecore CMS
2 8 (8.60%) Umbraco
3 7 (7.53%) IIS
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.08%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.08%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.68%) HTTP
2 1 (1.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.73%) SQL Server
2 17 (18.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (12.90%) MongoDB
4 6 (6.45%) Couchbase
4 6 (6.45%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (9.68%) Ant
1 9 (9.68%) Apache Ivy
1 9 (9.68%) Bitbucket
1 9 (9.68%) eggPlant
1 9 (9.68%) Gradle
1 9 (9.68%) JMeter
1 9 (9.68%) Maven
1 9 (9.68%) Selenium
1 9 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (9.68%) WebDriver
2 3 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.15%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.08%) git-flow
4 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.08%) JIRA
4 1 (1.08%) JUnit
4 1 (1.08%) Subversion
General
1 5 (5.38%) Marketing
2 1 (1.08%) Advertising
2 1 (1.08%) Finance
2 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (72.04%) Developer
2 45 (48.39%) Sitecore Developer
3 15 (16.13%) Architect
4 14 (15.05%) CMS Developer
5 12 (12.90%) Sitecore Architect
6 9 (9.68%) .NET Developer
7 7 (7.53%) Developer in Test
7 7 (7.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (7.53%) UX Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Web Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Analyst
10 4 (4.30%) Consultant
11 3 (3.23%) .NET Architect
11 3 (3.23%) .NET Web Developer
11 3 (3.23%) Business Analyst
11 3 (3.23%) Sitecore Consultant
12 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 2 (2.15%) CMS Business Analyst
12 2 (2.15%) Development Analyst
12 2 (2.15%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (76.34%) .NET
2 44 (47.31%) ASP.NET
3 33 (35.48%) CSS
4 27 (29.03%) HTML
5 26 (27.96%) XML
6 22 (23.66%) HTML5
7 21 (22.58%) REST
8 20 (21.51%) Web Services
9 10 (10.75%) .NET Framework
9 10 (10.75%) JSON
10 9 (9.68%) LINQ
10 9 (9.68%) WCF
11 8 (8.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (8.60%) CSS3
11 8 (8.60%) LINQ to SQL
12 5 (5.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (5.38%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (3.23%) Ajax
13 3 (3.23%) Java EE
13 3 (3.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) Visualisation
2 10 (10.75%) N-Tier
3 9 (9.68%) User Experience
4 3 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.15%) iPad
6 1 (1.08%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.08%) Android
1 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.08%) Unix
1 1 (1.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (27.96%) Content Management
3 22 (23.66%) Scrum
4 21 (22.58%) MVC
5 17 (18.28%) OOP
6 13 (13.98%) TDD
7 11 (11.83%) OO
7 11 (11.83%) Web Development
8 10 (10.75%) BDD
8 10 (10.75%) Project Management
9 9 (9.68%) Automated Testing
9 9 (9.68%) Manual Testing
9 9 (9.68%) Security Testing
9 9 (9.68%) Test Automation
10 8 (8.60%) OWASP
11 7 (7.53%) Front End Development
11 7 (7.53%) Kanban
11 7 (7.53%) Secure Coding
11 7 (7.53%) Workflow
12 6 (6.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (31.18%) C#
2 19 (20.43%) JavaScript
3 17 (18.28%) SQL
4 15 (16.13%) VB.NET
5 12 (12.90%) Java
6 9 (9.68%) C++
6 9 (9.68%) Groovy
6 9 (9.68%) Python
6 9 (9.68%) Ruby
7 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (9.68%) Splunk
2 6 (6.45%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.15%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle
3 2 (2.15%) Pega
4 1 (1.08%) ForgeRock
4 1 (1.08%) IBM
4 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.08%) SAP
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