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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 126 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.10% 0.079% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
1035 1003 1101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.53% 39.66% 44.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 477 518
Average daily rate £350 £350 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £250 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 29 35
Average hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +47.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.50 £9.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £32.00 £42.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

Sitecore Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Sitecore
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 2 £450 -
Glasgow -5 1 £325 - 1
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UK

Sitecore
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (100.00%) CMS
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (100.00%) CMS
1 4 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft