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 6 May 2016 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore CMS
Rank 130 131 135
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 9 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.31% 0.26% 0.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.80% 1.58% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 12
Median daily rate £294 £338 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.96% -29.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £399 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.58% +13.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 - -
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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
500 505 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.10% 16.60% 20.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 307 415
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £248 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £498 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 18
Median hourly rate £32.50 £20.19 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.01% +9.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-13.30% +12.13%

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 6 May 2016.

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 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Somerset - 6 £281 -
Wiltshire -6 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £300 - 3
Sitecore CMS
England

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) CMS
1 19 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 12 (63.16%) Umbraco
2 12 (63.16%) .NET
3 11 (57.89%) HTML
4 10 (52.63%) CSS
5 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
5 8 (42.11%) Finance
6 7 (36.84%) Web Development
6 7 (36.84%) Content Management
6 7 (36.84%) User Experience
7 6 (31.58%) MVC
7 6 (31.58%) C#
7 6 (31.58%) jQuery
8 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 5 (26.32%) Web Services
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
9 4 (21.05%) TDD
10 3 (15.79%) Entity Framework
10 3 (15.79%) Digital Content Management
10 3 (15.79%) Ajax
10 3 (15.79%) Web Analytics
10 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
10 3 (15.79%) Marketing
10 3 (15.79%) Build Automation
10 3 (15.79%) Analytics
10 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (15.79%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development

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 19 (100.00%) CMS
2 12 (63.16%) Umbraco
3 1 (5.26%) Content Management Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing
3 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
3 2 (10.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Sitecore Developer
3 7 (36.84%) .NET Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Umbraco Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Content Editor
5 4 (21.05%) Digital Content Editor
5 4 (21.05%) Digital Editor
6 3 (15.79%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (10.53%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (10.53%) HTML Developer
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
8 1 (5.26%) CMS Business Analyst
8 1 (5.26%) Digital Analyst
8 1 (5.26%) Digital Business Analyst
8 1 (5.26%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) HTML
3 10 (52.63%) CSS
4 6 (31.58%) jQuery
5 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
5 5 (26.32%) Web Services
6 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
6 3 (15.79%) Ajax
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (15.79%) Entity Framework
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (10.53%) Classic ASP
7 2 (10.53%) XML
7 2 (10.53%) XSL
8 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Copywriting
3 1 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (5.26%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Content Management
1 7 (36.84%) Web Development
2 6 (31.58%) MVC
3 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Analytics
4 3 (15.79%) Build Automation
4 3 (15.79%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (15.79%) Digital Content Management
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) Web Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) BDD
5 2 (10.53%) Front End Development
5 2 (10.53%) Online Marketing
5 2 (10.53%) SEO
6 1 (5.26%) Product Marketing
6 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Validation
6 1 (5.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 6 (31.58%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft