The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 28 September 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore
Rank 26 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.53% - 1.07%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% - 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.04 -
% change year-on-year
+14.74% -
Sitecore
England

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

Vendors Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
108 98 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 56.84% 49.75% 61.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 35 22
Median daily rate £500 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £580 £604
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Sitecore
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Sitecore
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (50.00%) Couchbase
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) CRM

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Couchbase
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Analytics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Xamarin