The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sitecore
UK / Wales
Rank 62 71 62
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.45% 0.30% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.94% 0.74% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £398
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.91%
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 Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
319 272 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 47.33% 41.03% 47.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 184 210
Median daily rate £400 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £138 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £463 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 3 13
Median hourly rate £16.50 £11.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.60 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.00 £26.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Sitecore
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Sitecore
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 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
South Wales +17 3 £450 +28.57% 1
Sitecore
UK

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 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 Wales region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 8 (80.00%) C#
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 3 (30.00%) CMS
6 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (20.00%) Load Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) WPF
6 2 (20.00%) LINQ
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (20.00%) Swagger
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) Python
6 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (20.00%) RESTful
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (30.00%) CMS
1 3 (30.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (20.00%) CMS Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Python Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Sitecore Developer
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (20.00%) Ajax
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) LINQ
4 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) Swagger
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) WPF
4 2 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Splunk