Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Sitecore CMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 6 months to 21 September 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.

Sitecore CMS
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 156 175
Rank change year-on-year -6 +19 -4
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 7 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.18% 0.20% 0.087%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.28% 1.34% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 3
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £450 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -4.26% +25.33%
10th Percentile £363 £298 £392
90th Percentile £575 £509 £586
South East median daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +9.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Sitecore CMS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 549 595 787
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.18% 14.81% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 316 429
Berkshire median daily rate £420 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.82% -2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £270 £268
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +9.38% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 38 36
Berkshire median hourly rate £30.00 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +140.00% - -28.57%
10th Percentile £11.60 £11.10 £11.75
90th Percentile £52.25 £39.58 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £17.49 £20.83
% change year-on-year +31.50% -16.02% +4.14%

Sitecore CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore CMS in Berkshire

Sitecore CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore CMS in Berkshire

Sitecore CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sitecore CMS in Berkshire

Sitecore CMS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Reading -6 4 £375 -3.23% 1
Maidenhead - 3 £400 - 1
Sitecore CMS
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Sitecore CMS.

1 7 (100.00%) CMS
1 7 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 6 (85.71%) Content Management
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) Capita
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) Sass
3 3 (42.86%) LESS
3 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) SMS
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) Personalization

Sitecore CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 7 (100.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SMS
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Sitecore Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Azure Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) CSS3
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) HTML5
1 3 (42.86%) jQuery
1 3 (42.86%) LESS
1 3 (42.86%) Sass
1 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Content Management
2 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Personalization
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (42.86%) Capita