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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore CMS
Rank 134 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 9 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.18% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.53% 1.01% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £233 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £358 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
588 396 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.86% 17.71% 15.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 248 235
Average daily rate £375 £360 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 30 19
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.30 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Sitecore CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 November 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
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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
Bristol -16 3 £363 +55.91% 1
Dorset +3 2 £413 - 1
Somerset - 1 £300 -
Wiltshire - 1 £163 - 3
Sitecore CMS
England

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 23 (100.00%) CMS
1 23 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 22 (95.65%) C#
3 19 (82.61%) .NET
4 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
4 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET
5 12 (52.17%) HTML
6 11 (47.83%) Content Management
7 10 (43.48%) CSS
8 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
9 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
9 6 (26.09%) jQuery
10 5 (21.74%) Umbraco
10 5 (21.74%) Java
10 5 (21.74%) XML
10 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
10 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
11 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (17.39%) MVC
11 4 (17.39%) ADO.NET
11 4 (17.39%) LAMP
11 4 (17.39%) Web Services
11 4 (17.39%) MySQL
11 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
11 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
11 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
11 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (17.39%) Selenium
11 4 (17.39%) HTML5
11 4 (17.39%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 23 (100.00%) CMS
2 5 (21.74%) Umbraco
3 3 (13.04%) IIS
4 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.70%) NetWeaver
4 2 (8.70%) Kentico
5 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP CRM
1 2 (8.70%) SAP ERP
1 2 (8.70%) SAP ECC
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
2 4 (17.39%) MySQL
2 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (8.70%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
2 4 (17.39%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.35%) MSBuild
3 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) NUnit
General
1 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Web Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Sitecore Developer
4 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Programmer
5 3 (13.04%) .NET Programmer
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 3 (13.04%) C# Programmer
6 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.35%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Web Programmer
7 1 (4.35%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Producer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) .NET
2 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET
3 12 (52.17%) HTML
4 10 (43.48%) CSS
5 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
5 6 (26.09%) jQuery
6 5 (21.74%) XML
7 4 (17.39%) LAMP
7 4 (17.39%) Web Services
7 4 (17.39%) ADO.NET
7 4 (17.39%) HTML5
7 4 (17.39%) CSS3
8 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (8.70%) SAP PI
9 2 (8.70%) WCF
9 2 (8.70%) SAP XI
9 2 (8.70%) Spring
9 2 (8.70%) SAP ALE
10 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Content Management
2 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) MVC
3 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.04%) ERP
5 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.70%) SOA
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.70%) B2C
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) OO
5 2 (8.70%) CRM
5 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
6 1 (4.35%) OOP
6 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) C#
2 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) ABAP
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) SAP
4 2 (8.70%) Business Objects
4 2 (8.70%) EPiServer
5 1 (4.35%) JD Edwards