The first table below looks at the demand 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Sitecore.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 206 223 242
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +19
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 33 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% 0.36% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 5
Average daily rate £350 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £375 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £425 £342
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £306
% change year-on-year
+6.20% +18.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - £10.00
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4479 4132 5462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.97% 49.24% 51.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2250 2031 2379
Average daily rate £355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 325 374
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
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England

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +17 8 £375 - 2
Berkshire -6 6 £363 +16.00%
Surrey -4 4 - -
Oxfordshire - 4 - -
Kent - 1 £395 -
East Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
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England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Sitecore 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.

1 42 (84.00%) CMS
1 42 (84.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 40 (80.00%) .NET
3 37 (74.00%) C#
4 29 (58.00%) ASP.NET
5 20 (40.00%) MVC
6 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
6 14 (28.00%) Umbraco
7 11 (22.00%) CSS
8 10 (20.00%) HTML
8 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (18.00%) jQuery
9 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
9 9 (18.00%) SQL
9 9 (18.00%) Content Management
10 8 (16.00%) Web Services
11 7 (14.00%) Web Development
11 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (14.00%) CSS3
12 6 (12.00%) HTML5
12 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing
13 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
13 4 (8.00%) Finance
13 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
14 3 (6.00%) Scrum
14 3 (6.00%) Web Design
14 3 (6.00%) Extranet
14 3 (6.00%) ISO 9001
14 3 (6.00%) PHP
14 3 (6.00%) Ektron

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Sitecore 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 42 (84.00%) CMS
1 42 (84.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 14 (28.00%) Umbraco
3 3 (6.00%) Joomla!
4 2 (4.00%) IIS
4 2 (4.00%) Kentico
5 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Magento
2 2 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Extranet
2 1 (2.00%) LAN
2 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
1 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.00%) Electronics
2 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.00%) Banking
2 2 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (90.00%) Developer
2 19 (38.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 18 (36.00%) .NET Developer
4 13 (26.00%) C# Developer
5 12 (24.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (20.00%) CMS Developer
7 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (14.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Architect
9 4 (8.00%) Web Developer
10 3 (6.00%) PHP Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
10 3 (6.00%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (6.00%) .NET Software Developer
10 3 (6.00%) PHP Magento Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Software Developer
11 2 (4.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (4.00%) Lead Developer
11 2 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
11 2 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (80.00%) .NET
2 29 (58.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (22.00%) CSS
4 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (20.00%) HTML
5 9 (18.00%) jQuery
6 8 (16.00%) Web Services
7 7 (14.00%) CSS3
7 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (12.00%) HTML5
9 3 (6.00%) WCF
9 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (4.00%) XML
10 2 (4.00%) XSLT
11 1 (2.00%) Ajax
11 1 (2.00%) NHibernate
11 1 (2.00%) WPF
11 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 1 (2.00%) RESTful
11 1 (2.00%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Open Source
1 3 (6.00%) Kindle
2 2 (4.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.00%) DTV
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
1 1 (2.00%) Android
1 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) MVC
2 9 (18.00%) Content Management
3 7 (14.00%) Web Development
4 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.00%) Scrum
6 3 (6.00%) Web Design
7 2 (4.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.00%) OO
7 2 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.00%) Matrix Management
8 1 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.00%) TDD
8 1 (2.00%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.00%) Workflow
8 1 (2.00%) Migration
8 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 37 (74.00%) C#
2 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (18.00%) SQL
3 3 (6.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) Ektron
2 2 (4.00%) EPiServer
2 2 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.00%) Open Text
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago