The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sitecore
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 70 - 88
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.12% - 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% - 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £425 £398
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
334 493 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.49% 34.60% 29.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 237 186
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £527 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 5
Median hourly rate £17.39 £33.25 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.69% +110.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £12.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.50 £67.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Sitecore as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Sitecore
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) CMS
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
4 1 (16.67%) EPiServer
4 1 (16.67%) WordPress
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Drupal
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) Local Government
4 1 (16.67%) OpenText
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (33.33%) CMS
1 2 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) Drupal
2 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Sitecore Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Sitecore Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum
1 2 (33.33%) SDLC
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) People Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe
1 1 (16.67%) EPiServer
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) OpenText
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle