The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 25.00% - -
As % of the Vendors category 52.63% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate £370 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
Sitecore
Manchester

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

Vendors Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
19 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 47.50% 13.33% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 3
Average daily rate £370 - £150
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £11.75 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Sitecore
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

Sitecore
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) CMS
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 10 (100.00%) WCAG
1 10 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 10 (100.00%) EPiServer
1 10 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 10 (100.00%) OWASP
1 10 (100.00%) HTML5
1 10 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 10 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 10 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (100.00%) BDD
1 10 (100.00%) CSS3
2 9 (90.00%) Scrum
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Capita
4 5 (50.00%) Process Management
5 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
5 4 (40.00%) User Experience
6 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (10.00%) Mentoring

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 10 (100.00%) CMS
1 10 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Developer
3 6 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (60.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 5 (50.00%) Agile C# Developer
4 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (50.00%) HTML Developer
5 4 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (30.00%) Lead Developer
6 3 (30.00%) Technical Leader
6 3 (30.00%) UX Developer
7 2 (20.00%) Consultant
7 2 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (20.00%) Technical Developer
7 2 (20.00%) User Experience Consultant
8 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (10.00%) Angular Developer
8 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
8 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 10 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) CSS3
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (40.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) BDD
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) OWASP
1 10 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 10 (100.00%) Web Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Scrum
3 5 (50.00%) Process Management
4 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) EPiServer
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Capita