Period
to 30 May 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 30 May 2020 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 111 145 138
Rank change year-on-year +34 -7 -12
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 9 26 33
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.44% 0.63% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 0.86% 1.30% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 20
Median daily rate £425 £463 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.11% - +2.78%
10th Percentile £382 £375 £359
90th Percentile £438 £550 £750
South East median daily rate £425 £450 £458
% change year-on-year -5.56% -1.76% +14.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £78.57 -

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 Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,044 2,004 1,867
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 50.78% 48.77% 47.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 515 953 978
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £213 £258 £250
90th Percentile £650 £613 £600
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 88 47
Median hourly rate £19.25 £15.11 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.44% -11.15% +28.30%
10th Percentile £13.03 £12.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £35.00 £51.50 £44.80
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% +6.25%

Sitecore
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore in Berkshire

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Sitecore in Berkshire.

Daily rate trend for Sitecore in Berkshire

Sitecore
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Sitecore in Berkshire.

Hourly rate trend for Sitecore in Berkshire

Sitecore
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 within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 30 May 2020. 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 +5 4 £425 -15.00%
Slough +15 2 £425 -
Sitecore
South East

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 9 (100.00%) CMS
1 9 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Content Management
4 4 (44.44%) Drupal
5 3 (33.33%) Node.js
5 3 (33.33%) DevOps
5 3 (33.33%) Microservices
5 3 (33.33%) GCP
5 3 (33.33%) React
5 3 (33.33%) ES6
5 3 (33.33%) Chai
5 3 (33.33%) Jest
5 3 (33.33%) Enzyme
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (33.33%) WordPress
5 3 (33.33%) Product Management
5 3 (33.33%) Azure
5 3 (33.33%) hybris
5 3 (33.33%) Mocha
5 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) PHP
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (33.33%) CRM
5 3 (33.33%) B2B

Sitecore
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 9 (100.00%) CMS
1 9 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (44.44%) Drupal
3 3 (33.33%) WordPress
4 2 (22.22%) Apache Solr
5 1 (11.11%) EPiServer
5 1 (11.11%) IIS
5 1 (11.11%) Kentico
5 1 (11.11%) SugarCRM
5 1 (11.11%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Azure
1 3 (33.33%) GCP
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Mocha
2 2 (22.22%) CircleCI
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) Chai
2 3 (33.33%) Enzyme
2 3 (33.33%) Jest
2 3 (33.33%) Node.js
2 3 (33.33%) React
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (22.22%) RESTful
3 2 (22.22%) Twig
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) LAMP
4 1 (11.11%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Life Science
1 1 (11.11%) Social Media
1 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) Content Management
3 3 (33.33%) B2B
3 3 (33.33%) B2C
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) CRM
3 3 (33.33%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) Microservices
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) Product Management
4 2 (22.22%) API Development
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Kanban
4 2 (22.22%) Secure Coding
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) ES6
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) Docker Swarm
1 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes
1 2 (22.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) hybris
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) Agnitio
2 1 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft