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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore
Rank 127 138 143
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 14 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.52% 0.44% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 1.21% 1.07% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 10
Median daily rate £375 £303 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.96% -19.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £250 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -
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
1158 1308 1394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 42.75% 41.03% 41.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 740 835 878
Median daily rate £350 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 62 126
Median hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +54.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £43.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Wiltshire -7 7 £338 +25.58%
Bristol - 6 £395 - 4
Gloucestershire - 1 £550 -
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 44 (83.02%) C#
2 41 (77.36%) JavaScript
3 38 (71.70%) .NET
4 37 (69.81%) CSS
5 36 (67.92%) HTML
6 33 (62.26%) jQuery
7 25 (47.17%) AngularJS
8 23 (43.40%) Microsoft
9 21 (39.62%) TDD
9 21 (39.62%) TeamCity
9 21 (39.62%) Microsoft Azure
9 21 (39.62%) ASP.NET Web API
9 21 (39.62%) Octopus Deploy
10 20 (37.74%) SharePoint 2010
10 20 (37.74%) Dynamics AX
10 20 (37.74%) SharePoint
11 18 (33.96%) Continuous Deployment
12 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (28.30%) Sitecore CMS
13 15 (28.30%) CMS
14 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET
15 13 (24.53%) Visual Studio
15 13 (24.53%) Sass
16 10 (18.87%) Front End Development
16 10 (18.87%) Finance
16 10 (18.87%) Team Foundation Server
17 9 (16.98%) Content Management
17 9 (16.98%) Web Development
18 8 (15.09%) HTML5
18 8 (15.09%) W3C

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 20 (37.74%) SharePoint
1 20 (37.74%) SharePoint 2010
2 15 (28.30%) CMS
2 15 (28.30%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (15.09%) IIS
4 2 (3.77%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (37.74%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (39.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (39.62%) Octopus Deploy
1 21 (39.62%) TeamCity
2 13 (24.53%) Visual Studio
3 10 (18.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (11.32%) Grunt
5 1 (1.89%) NCrunch
General
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Advertising
4 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (98.11%) Developer
2 44 (83.02%) Sitecore Developer
3 10 (18.87%) C# Developer
4 9 (16.98%) .NET Developer
4 9 (16.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (9.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (7.55%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.89%) CMS Developer
9 1 (1.89%) CRM Developer
9 1 (1.89%) HTML CSS Developer
9 1 (1.89%) HTML Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Lead .NET Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Lead Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (71.70%) .NET
2 37 (69.81%) CSS
3 36 (67.92%) HTML
4 33 (62.26%) jQuery
5 25 (47.17%) AngularJS
6 21 (39.62%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET
8 13 (24.53%) Sass
9 8 (15.09%) HTML5
10 7 (13.21%) Ajax
11 6 (11.32%) Compass CSS Framework
11 6 (11.32%) CSS3
11 6 (11.32%) XSLT
12 5 (9.43%) Flash
13 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 3 (5.66%) WPF
14 2 (3.77%) LINQ
14 2 (3.77%) LINQ to SQL
14 2 (3.77%) WCF
14 2 (3.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) W3C
2 4 (7.55%) User Experience
3 2 (3.77%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) TDD
2 18 (33.96%) Continuous Deployment
3 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (18.87%) Front End Development
5 9 (16.98%) Content Management
5 9 (16.98%) Web Development
6 8 (15.09%) OOP
7 6 (11.32%) MVC
7 6 (11.32%) OO
7 6 (11.32%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (3.77%) Kanban
8 2 (3.77%) OWASP
8 2 (3.77%) Scrum
8 2 (3.77%) Secure Coding
9 1 (1.89%) BPMN
9 1 (1.89%) Change Control
9 1 (1.89%) CRM
9 1 (1.89%) Cross-Platform Development
9 1 (1.89%) Data Management
9 1 (1.89%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 44 (83.02%) C#
2 41 (77.36%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.43%) VB.NET
4 4 (7.55%) ActionScript
5 2 (3.77%) SQL
Vendors
1 23 (43.40%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.21%) Apple
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