The table below looks at the statistics for Sitecore CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sitecore CMS
England / South West
Rank 116 125 140
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +15
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 18 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.69% 0.45% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.56% 2.41% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 6
Median daily rate £413 £256 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.97% -29.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £250 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £271 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.01% -2.66%
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 Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
395 539 488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 15.25% 18.65% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 389 303
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £175 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 31
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.75 £23.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +71.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £16.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £104.00 £51.60 £35.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Sitecore CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Sitecore CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Sitecore CMS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Sitecore CMS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the South West region.

Sitecore CMS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Sitecore CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Sitecore CMS Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Sitecore CMS
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Wiltshire +11 16 £413 +60.97%
Bristol +5 2 £425 - 1
Sitecore CMS
England

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS 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 West region with a requirement for Sitecore CMS.

1 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) CMS
1 21 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 20 (95.24%) ASP.NET
3 18 (85.71%) CSS
4 17 (80.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (80.95%) Content Management
4 17 (80.95%) HTML
4 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
5 15 (71.43%) IIS
5 15 (71.43%) Ajax
5 15 (71.43%) jQuery
5 15 (71.43%) Sass
6 14 (66.67%) Web Development
6 14 (66.67%) Visual Studio
6 14 (66.67%) Windows
6 14 (66.67%) Finance
6 14 (66.67%) W3C
7 13 (61.90%) Apple
7 13 (61.90%) Flash
7 13 (61.90%) XSLT
8 12 (57.14%) ActionScript
8 12 (57.14%) Internet
8 12 (57.14%) User Experience
9 8 (38.10%) Front End Development
10 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
11 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
11 3 (14.29%) SQL
11 3 (14.29%) XML

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 21 (100.00%) CMS
2 15 (71.43%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (80.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (85.71%) Sitecore Developer
3 10 (47.62%) .NET Developer
4 8 (38.10%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (38.10%) C# Developer
5 7 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (14.29%) CMS Developer
8 1 (4.76%) ASP Developer
8 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 1 (4.76%) HTML CSS Developer
8 1 (4.76%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (95.24%) ASP.NET
3 18 (85.71%) CSS
4 17 (80.95%) HTML
5 15 (71.43%) Ajax
5 15 (71.43%) jQuery
5 15 (71.43%) Sass
6 13 (61.90%) Flash
6 13 (61.90%) XSLT
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (14.29%) LINQ
7 3 (14.29%) WCF
7 3 (14.29%) XML
8 2 (9.52%) HTML5
8 2 (9.52%) LINQ to SQL
8 2 (9.52%) Web Services
9 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
9 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) W3C
2 12 (57.14%) User Experience
3 2 (9.52%) N-Tier
3 2 (9.52%) RIA
4 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Content Management
2 14 (66.67%) Web Development
3 8 (38.10%) Front End Development
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) MVC
5 2 (9.52%) Kanban
5 2 (9.52%) OOP
5 2 (9.52%) OWASP
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) Secure Coding
6 1 (4.76%) BPMN
6 1 (4.76%) Cross-Platform Development
6 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.76%) TDD
6 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
3 12 (57.14%) ActionScript
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 13 (61.90%) Apple
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) OpenText