The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore
Rank 109 128 122
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 36 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.25% 0.10% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 2.67% 0.29% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 3 0
Median daily rate £450 £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 - £9.50
Sitecore
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1347 1036 1011
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 46.64% 35.76% 38.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 529 478
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 42 28
Median hourly rate £38.00 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.50% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.85 £12.10 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Sitecore
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Sitecore
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sitecore across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Sitecore Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Sitecore
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore across the Scotland region.

Sitecore Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Sitecore
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +15 30 £463 +2.77%
Renfrewshire - 2 £360 -
Glasgow +3 1 £310 -4.61% 5
West Dunbartonshire - 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Sitecore
UK

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 27 (75.00%) Finance
2 22 (61.11%) CMS
2 22 (61.11%) Sitecore CMS
3 14 (38.89%) JIRA
3 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
5 11 (30.56%) MS Visio
6 9 (25.00%) User Experience
6 9 (25.00%) Scrum
6 9 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 8 (22.22%) Use Case
7 8 (22.22%) Business Process Improvement
7 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2
7 8 (22.22%) .NET
7 8 (22.22%) Change Management
7 8 (22.22%) Analytics
7 8 (22.22%) Process Improvement
8 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
9 6 (16.67%) C#
9 6 (16.67%) MS Project
9 6 (16.67%) MS Office
9 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
9 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (16.67%) MVC
9 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
10 5 (13.89%) Validation
10 5 (13.89%) Migration
10 5 (13.89%) NUnit

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 22 (61.11%) CMS
1 22 (61.11%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (5.56%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (30.56%) MS Visio
2 6 (16.67%) MS Office
2 6 (16.67%) MS Project
3 4 (11.11%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Lucidchart
2 1 (2.78%) AdWords
2 1 (2.78%) Basecamp
2 1 (2.78%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.78%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (38.89%) JIRA
2 5 (13.89%) Axure RP
2 5 (13.89%) NUnit
3 4 (11.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 27 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Legal
3 2 (5.56%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Digital Project Manager
1 14 (38.89%) Project Manager
2 13 (36.11%) Analyst
3 12 (33.33%) Business Analyst
4 11 (30.56%) Digital Analyst
5 10 (27.78%) Digital Business Analyst
6 7 (19.44%) Architect
6 7 (19.44%) Sitecore Architect
6 7 (19.44%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Digital Agile Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Finance Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Financial Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Service Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) CMS Business Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) CMS Project Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Finance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) .NET
2 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (13.89%) Web Services
4 2 (5.56%) HTML
5 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.78%) CSS
5 1 (2.78%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (2.78%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (25.00%) User Experience
3 5 (13.89%) iPad
4 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 9 (25.00%) Scrum
3 8 (22.22%) Analytics
3 8 (22.22%) Business Process Improvement
3 8 (22.22%) Change Management
3 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 8 (22.22%) Process Improvement
3 8 (22.22%) Use Case
4 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
5 6 (16.67%) MVC
5 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (13.89%) Content Management
6 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.89%) Migration
6 5 (13.89%) OO
6 5 (13.89%) Project Management
6 5 (13.89%) Time Management
6 5 (13.89%) Validation
7 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) C#
2 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Google
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