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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 136 123 98
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -25
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 14 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.42% 0.54% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 1.01% 1.33% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 4
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£325 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 - -
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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
1387 1281 891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.46% 40.51% 40.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 854 804 528
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £202 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 67 67
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.03 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.84% +8.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £42.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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 +1 8 £325 +8.33% 4
Wiltshire -7 2 £525 +61.53%
Somerset 0 1 £369 +22.83% 2
Dorset - 1 £325 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £344 -
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England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Sitecore 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.

1 22 (78.57%) C#
2 19 (67.86%) .NET
3 17 (60.71%) MVC
4 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
4 11 (39.29%) Sitecore CMS
5 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
6 9 (32.14%) CSS
6 9 (32.14%) HTML
6 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
6 9 (32.14%) CMS
7 7 (25.00%) Umbraco
8 6 (21.43%) IIS
8 6 (21.43%) Content Management
8 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (14.29%) Web Development
9 4 (14.29%) EPiServer
9 4 (14.29%) jQuery
9 4 (14.29%) MySQL
9 4 (14.29%) CSS3
9 4 (14.29%) HTML5
10 3 (10.71%) Web Usability
10 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (10.71%) User Experience
10 3 (10.71%) Analytics
10 3 (10.71%) Apple
10 3 (10.71%) XML
10 3 (10.71%) Windows
10 3 (10.71%) Ajax
10 3 (10.71%) Web Analytics
10 3 (10.71%) Finance

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Sitecore 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (39.29%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (32.14%) CMS
3 7 (25.00%) Umbraco
4 6 (21.43%) IIS
5 1 (3.57%) Drupal
5 1 (3.57%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) WAN
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) MySQL
3 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 2 (7.14%) Selenium
1 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Billing
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Sitecore Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (10.71%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Web Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Umbraco Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Project Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) .NET
2 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 9 (32.14%) CSS
3 9 (32.14%) HTML
4 4 (14.29%) jQuery
4 4 (14.29%) HTML5
4 4 (14.29%) CSS3
5 3 (10.71%) XML
5 3 (10.71%) Ajax
5 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (7.14%) JSON
6 2 (7.14%) Flash
6 2 (7.14%) Sass
6 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 2 (7.14%) OAuth
6 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.57%) WebCenter
7 1 (3.57%) Classic ASP
7 1 (3.57%) XSL
7 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) W3C
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) MVC
2 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) Content Management
3 4 (14.29%) Web Development
4 3 (10.71%) Web Analytics
4 3 (10.71%) Web Usability
4 3 (10.71%) Analytics
5 2 (7.14%) User Stories
5 2 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (7.14%) BDD
5 2 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Web Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.14%) OWASP
5 2 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
5 2 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) C#
2 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) ActionScript
4 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) WCAG
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) EPiServer
2 3 (10.71%) Apple
3 2 (7.14%) TIBCO
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Adobe
4 1 (3.57%) FatWire
4 1 (3.57%) Ektron
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