The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the South West 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore CMS
Rank 125 109 125
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 11 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.32% 0.93% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 6
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £350 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £350 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.50 - -
Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
475 324 517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.81% 15.42% 17.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 207 316
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £195 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 18 20
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £13.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.20 £24.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
Sitecore CMS
England

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
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 11 July 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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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
Wiltshire - 6 £325 -
Somerset -15 3 £300 -14.28% 1
Bristol - 2 £275 - 3
Sitecore CMS
England

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 26 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 24 (92.31%) CMS
3 21 (80.77%) .NET
4 17 (65.38%) C#
5 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
6 10 (38.46%) Content Management
7 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
8 7 (26.92%) HTML
8 7 (26.92%) IIS
8 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
8 7 (26.92%) CSS
8 7 (26.92%) REST
8 7 (26.92%) Mobile App
9 5 (19.23%) Android
9 5 (19.23%) iPhone
10 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (15.38%) jQuery
11 3 (11.54%) Finance
11 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
11 3 (11.54%) TIBCO
11 3 (11.54%) Web Services
12 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
12 2 (7.69%) MSBuild
12 2 (7.69%) NUnit
12 2 (7.69%) Banking
12 2 (7.69%) Spring
12 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
12 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (7.69%) Umbraco
12 2 (7.69%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 24 (92.31%) CMS
2 7 (26.92%) IIS
3 2 (7.69%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.85%) Kentico
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) NUnit
1 2 (7.69%) Selenium
1 2 (7.69%) TeamCity
1 2 (7.69%) Mercurial
1 2 (7.69%) MSBuild
1 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Architect
3 6 (23.08%) Sitecore Developer
4 5 (19.23%) .NET Developer
4 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Web Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Digital Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Technical Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Support Specialist
8 1 (3.85%) Software Architect
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Server Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) .NET Architect
8 1 (3.85%) .NET Technical Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.85%) .NET Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (80.77%) .NET
2 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
2 7 (26.92%) CSS
2 7 (26.92%) HTML
2 7 (26.92%) REST
3 4 (15.38%) jQuery
4 3 (11.54%) Web Services
5 2 (7.69%) XML
5 2 (7.69%) Spring
6 1 (3.85%) WCF
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Mobile App
2 5 (19.23%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Content Management
2 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
2 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL
2 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
2 2 (7.69%) OO
2 2 (7.69%) OOD
2 2 (7.69%) MVC
3 1 (3.85%) SEO
3 1 (3.85%) Workflow
3 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.85%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (3.85%) Software Architecture
3 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (3.85%) Supplier Management
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) C#
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.85%) Java
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (11.54%) TIBCO
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) EPiServer
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