Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 July 2017 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
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 29 59
Rank change year-on-year -26 +30 -
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 10 26 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.46% 3.85% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 3.13% 7.26% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 26 6
Bedfordshire median daily rate £543 £450 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.56% -26.53% -
10th Percentile £388 £375 £575
90th Percentile £575 £619 £650
East of England median daily rate £525 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +16.67% +9.09% +44.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £9.00 -

Sitecore is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 320 358 353
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 46.85% 53.04% 45.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 245 231
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% +6.11%
10th Percentile £300 £250 £200
90th Percentile £538 £600 £588
East of England median daily rate £406 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.50% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 31
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £14.92 £24.50 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.10% -37.58% +157.38%
10th Percentile £9.03 £7.88 £10.75
90th Percentile £27.98 £47.63 £45.00
East of England median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% -19.51% -2.38%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sitecore in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 27 July 2017. 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 -4 8 £550 +22.22%
Sitecore
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) JIRA
3 5 (50.00%) Atlassian
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) Confluence
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (50.00%) Service Design
4 4 (40.00%) Web Development
4 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (40.00%) Content Management
5 3 (30.00%) Google
5 3 (30.00%) Marketing
5 3 (30.00%) Google Analytics
5 3 (30.00%) RIA
5 3 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (30.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (30.00%) RESTful
5 3 (30.00%) MVC
5 3 (30.00%) CMS
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (30.00%) Analytics
5 3 (30.00%) hybris
5 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (30.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (30.00%) Ensighten

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) Confluence
2 3 (30.00%) CMS
2 3 (30.00%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (20.00%) Bitbucket
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Architect
2 5 (50.00%) Sitecore Architect
3 4 (40.00%) Technical Architect
4 3 (30.00%) Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Digital Architect
4 3 (30.00%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) RESTful
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (20.00%) jQuery
6 1 (10.00%) CSS
6 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (30.00%) RIA
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Service Design
3 4 (40.00%) Content Management
3 4 (40.00%) Web Development
4 3 (30.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) OWASP
5 2 (20.00%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Atlassian
3 3 (30.00%) Ensighten
3 3 (30.00%) Google
3 3 (30.00%) hybris
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat