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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.98% - -
As % of the Vendors category 2.06% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 - £22.50
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
97 88 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 47.55% 59.86% 51.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 26 28
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £315 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 12 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 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%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Analytics

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
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Analytics Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Analytics