Period
to 24 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sitecore over the 6 months to 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Sitecore
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 48 48
Rank change year-on-year -14 0 +11
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 1 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.16% 0.71% 1.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 1.61% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 7
Bedfordshire median daily rate £588 £551 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.58% -4.13% -4.17%
10th Percentile £569 £431 £263
90th Percentile £606 £622 £606
East of England median daily rate £500 £500 £650
% change year-on-year - -23.08% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

Sitecore is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Bedfordshire.

All Vendors
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 297 249 265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 46.99% 44.39% 44.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 151 171
Bedfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £130 £210 £213
90th Percentile £595 £545 £606
East of England median daily rate £425 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 40
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £11.49 £14.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.93% -62.67% +114.29%
10th Percentile £10.16 £10.86 £12.95
90th Percentile £35.31 £16.15 £50.68
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -8.33% -14.29% +5.00%

Sitecore
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Sitecore as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore in Bedfordshire

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sitecore in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore in Bedfordshire

Sitecore
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -9 1 £588 -4.28%
Sitecore
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery

Sitecore
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft