The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Southampton 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.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.79% - -
As % of the Vendors category 2.36% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £465 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £365 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +21.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - £10.50
Vendors Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
127 146 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 33.25% 54.48% 43.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 94 54
Average daily rate £315 £328 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.81% -6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £170 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £504 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 19
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.63 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% -17.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.06 £11.75 £12.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £31.75 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Sitecore
Hampshire

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Sitecore
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sitecore across the Southampton region.

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Sitecore
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sitecore across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Sitecore Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) DTV
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) DTV
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO