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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sitecore
UK / Scotland
Rank 102 - 127
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.46% - 0.036%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% - 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £395
% change year-on-year
- +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
765 1084 998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 44.43% 42.08% 36.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 577 536
Median daily rate £370 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £499 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 14 25
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +172.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £17.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £50.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 26 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Glasgow - 4 £350 -
Edinburgh - 3 £325 - 1
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Sitecore
UK

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 9 (69.23%) CMS
1 9 (69.23%) Sitecore CMS
2 8 (61.54%) Umbraco
2 8 (61.54%) MVC
2 8 (61.54%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 5 (38.46%) HTML
5 5 (38.46%) CSS
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (38.46%) HTML5
5 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
6 4 (30.77%) jQuery
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (23.08%) User Experience
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) Web Development
7 3 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (15.38%) RESTful
8 2 (15.38%) Axure RP
8 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
8 2 (15.38%) Google Analytics
8 2 (15.38%) Web Analytics
8 2 (15.38%) Omniture

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 9 (69.23%) CMS
1 9 (69.23%) Sitecore CMS
2 8 (61.54%) Umbraco
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Solr
3 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (7.69%) EPiServer
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (15.38%) Google Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) IaaS
3 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Axure RP
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
1 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Content Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Software Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Tester
5 1 (7.69%) UI Developer
5 1 (7.69%) UI/UX Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Umbraco Developer
5 1 (7.69%) UX Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Content Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
1 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
2 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) HTML5
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 3 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 2 (15.38%) RESTful
5 2 (15.38%) XHTML
6 1 (7.69%) Ajax
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (7.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (23.08%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) MVC
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Statistics
4 2 (15.38%) Web Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
5 1 (7.69%) OOP
5 1 (7.69%) People Management
5 1 (7.69%) Prototyping
5 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) SEO
5 1 (7.69%) SOLID
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe
2 2 (15.38%) Google
2 2 (15.38%) Omniture
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle