Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 161 149
Rank change year-on-year +22 -12 +25
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 25 8 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.61% 0.19% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 1.23% 0.36% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 42
Berkshire median daily rate £440 £463 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.86% -28.85% +70.49%
10th Percentile £368 £363 £359
90th Percentile £526 £534 £700
South East median daily rate £400 £415 £525
% change year-on-year -3.61% -20.95% +44.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2026 2196 2474
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.21% 51.08% 50.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1038 1136 1263
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 124 135
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.75 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.73% -40.84% +23.14%
10th Percentile £11.04 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £39.80 £44.48 £46.49
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% -13.51% +19.35%

Sitecore
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore in Berkshire

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore in Berkshire

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sitecore in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sitecore in Berkshire

Sitecore
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore in Berkshire.

Contractor 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 22 November 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
Reading +21 14 £488 +5.41%
Wokingham - 6 £400 -
Bracknell +7 2 £450 -
Sitecore
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 14 (56.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (36.00%) MVC
4 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (28.00%) Windows
6 6 (24.00%) TDD
6 6 (24.00%) BDD
7 5 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (20.00%) CMS
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (16.00%) SQL
9 3 (12.00%) Content Management
9 3 (12.00%) Web Services
9 3 (12.00%) Java
9 3 (12.00%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (12.00%) LINQ
9 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
9 3 (12.00%) SDLC
9 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
10 2 (8.00%) Docker
10 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (8.00%) React
10 2 (8.00%) SendGrid
10 2 (8.00%) HP Fortify
10 2 (8.00%) Presales
10 2 (8.00%) Gatling
10 2 (8.00%) REST

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 5 (20.00%) CMS
1 5 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Ant
1 2 (8.00%) Apache Ivy
1 2 (8.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (8.00%) eggPlant
1 2 (8.00%) Gatling
1 2 (8.00%) Gradle
1 2 (8.00%) JMeter
1 2 (8.00%) Maven
1 2 (8.00%) NeoLoad
1 2 (8.00%) Selenium
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (8.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
1 15 (60.00%) Sitecore Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.00%) Sitecore Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Sitecore Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Azure Architect
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Application Security Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Performance Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) .NET
2 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (12.00%) LINQ
4 3 (12.00%) Web Services
5 2 (8.00%) JSON
5 2 (8.00%) Middleware
5 2 (8.00%) React
5 2 (8.00%) REST
5 2 (8.00%) XML
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) MVC
2 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) BDD
3 6 (24.00%) TDD
4 3 (12.00%) Content Management
4 3 (12.00%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (12.00%) SDLC
4 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.00%) Analytics
5 2 (8.00%) Data-Driven Marketing
5 2 (8.00%) OO
5 2 (8.00%) OOP
5 2 (8.00%) Presales
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
6 1 (4.00%) High Availability
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) C#
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) Groovy
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) Python
4 2 (8.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) GPEN
1 1 (4.00%) GWAPT
1 1 (4.00%) OSCP
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) HP
2 2 (8.00%) SendGrid
2 2 (8.00%) Splunk
3 1 (4.00%) Capita
3 1 (4.00%) Ensighten
3 1 (4.00%) Google