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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank - 123 -
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.19% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £320 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.78 £9.50 -
% change year-on-year
+24.00% -
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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
1021 1057 1073
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 34.18% 39.78% 42.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 503 472
Average daily rate £350 £345 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -6.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £226 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 27 36
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +44.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £17.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £32.00 £33.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#