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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 86 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% - 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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Scotland

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
441 431 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 30.60% 35.80% 36.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 211 133
Average daily rate £400 £400 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 9
Average hourly rate £24.89 £17.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.38% -28.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) Umbraco
3 3 (42.86%) Web Development
3 3 (42.86%) WCF
3 3 (42.86%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) Mercurial
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Sitefinity
3 3 (42.86%) Modernizr
3 3 (42.86%) Razor View Engine
3 3 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (42.86%) Sass
3 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) XSLT
3 3 (42.86%) CMS
3 3 (42.86%) Web Design
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) CRM

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (57.14%) Umbraco
2 3 (42.86%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (42.86%) Sitefinity
2 3 (42.86%) CMS
3 1 (14.29%) TeamSite
3 1 (14.29%) Orchard CMS
3 1 (14.29%) Kentico
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Publishing
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) WCF
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Modernizr
3 3 (42.86%) Razor View Engine
3 3 (42.86%) Sass
3 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (42.86%) XSLT
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) WinForms
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Web Development
2 3 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (42.86%) Web Design
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) C
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Ektron
1 1 (14.29%) EPiServer