The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 90 86 87
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.075% 0.24% 0.081%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.48% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.41 £9.50 -
% change year-on-year
+156.94% -
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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 Surrey region.

Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
643 624 643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 48.42% 49.33% 52.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 341 349
Average daily rate £398 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.13% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £520 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 33 55
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -25.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £12.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £31.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Sitecore
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Sitecore
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Intel
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Intel