The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 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.

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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore
Rank 129 121 127
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 13 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.45% 0.59% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 1.07% 1.51% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 16
Median daily rate £300 £344 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 - £22.50
Sitecore
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1214 1196 1378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.73% 39.16% 42.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 778 668 842
Median daily rate £363 £360 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £231 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 93 81
Median hourly rate £23.00 £20.19 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.94% +15.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.47 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £41.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Sitecore
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 across the South West region.

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Sitecore
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sitecore across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Sitecore Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Sitecore
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 within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 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 -
Devon -2 2 £350 -
Wiltshire -3 2 £275 -18.51%
Bristol - 2 £306 - 3
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore 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.

1 19 (76.00%) CMS
1 19 (76.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 15 (60.00%) .NET
3 14 (56.00%) Umbraco
4 12 (48.00%) HTML
5 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (40.00%) CSS
6 8 (32.00%) MVC
6 8 (32.00%) Finance
7 7 (28.00%) C#
7 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
7 7 (28.00%) Content Management
7 7 (28.00%) Web Development
7 7 (28.00%) User Experience
8 6 (24.00%) jQuery
9 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (20.00%) Web Services
10 4 (16.00%) SQL
10 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
10 4 (16.00%) TDD
10 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
10 4 (16.00%) Entity Framework
11 3 (12.00%) Analytics
11 3 (12.00%) Build Automation
11 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (12.00%) Digital Content Management
11 3 (12.00%) Marketing
11 3 (12.00%) Ajax
11 3 (12.00%) Web Analytics

Sitecore
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 (76.00%) CMS
1 19 (76.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 14 (56.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (4.00%) Content Management Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Billing
3 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (8.00%) Legal
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 9 (36.00%) .NET Developer
4 7 (28.00%) Umbraco Developer
5 4 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (16.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Content Editor
5 4 (16.00%) Digital Content Editor
5 4 (16.00%) Digital Editor
6 3 (12.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (8.00%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (8.00%) HTML Developer
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
8 1 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) HTML
3 10 (40.00%) CSS
4 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (24.00%) jQuery
6 5 (20.00%) Web Services
7 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (16.00%) Entity Framework
8 3 (12.00%) Ajax
8 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (8.00%) Classic ASP
9 2 (8.00%) XML
9 2 (8.00%) XSL
10 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
10 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) PMI
3 1 (4.00%) Copywriting
3 1 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (4.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) MVC
2 7 (28.00%) Content Management
2 7 (28.00%) Web Development
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) TDD
5 3 (12.00%) Analytics
5 3 (12.00%) Build Automation
5 3 (12.00%) CRM
5 3 (12.00%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (12.00%) Digital Content Management
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.00%) Web Analytics
6 2 (8.00%) BDD
6 2 (8.00%) Front End Development
6 2 (8.00%) Online Marketing
6 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.00%) SEO
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) OOP
7 1 (4.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (28.00%) C#
3 4 (16.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Adobe
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