Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 88 101
Rank change year-on-year -9 +13 +6
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 23 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.16% 1.24% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 2.81% 3.11% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 6
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +15.38% -
10th Percentile £320 £313 £303
90th Percentile £545 £450 £400
South West median daily rate £413 £375 £328
% change year-on-year +10.00% +14.50% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Bristol.

All Vendors
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 818 676 638
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 41.40% 39.81% 36.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 458 453
Bristol median daily rate £375 £368 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +1.38% -4.61%
10th Percentile £210 £212 £163
90th Percentile £538 £514 £525
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 41 33
Bristol median hourly rate £21.81 £21.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.87% +13.51% +10.45%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £11.89
90th Percentile £50.88 £43.75 £41.80
South West median hourly rate £28.75 £21.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +33.72% -17.31% +29.61%

Sitecore
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore in Bristol

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore in Bristol

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sitecore in Bristol over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sitecore in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 14 (60.87%) .NET
2 13 (56.52%) CMS
2 13 (56.52%) Sitecore CMS
3 12 (52.17%) C#
4 11 (47.83%) MVC
5 10 (43.48%) TDD
6 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (34.78%) BDD
8 7 (30.43%) HTML
8 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
8 7 (30.43%) CSS
9 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
9 6 (26.09%) MongoDB
9 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (21.74%) Finance
11 4 (17.39%) Scrum
11 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
11 4 (17.39%) SQL
11 4 (17.39%) Umbraco
11 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
11 4 (17.39%) SOLID
12 3 (13.04%) PostCSS
12 3 (13.04%) Grunt
12 3 (13.04%) Sass
12 3 (13.04%) LESS
12 3 (13.04%) Dapper ORM
12 3 (13.04%) webpack
12 3 (13.04%) EPiServer
12 3 (13.04%) jQuery

Sitecore
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 13 (56.52%) CMS
1 13 (56.52%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (17.39%) Umbraco
3 3 (13.04%) EPiServer
4 2 (8.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) MongoDB
2 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
2 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.70%) Jackrabbit
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.04%) Grunt
1 3 (13.04%) PostCSS
1 3 (13.04%) webpack
2 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) Maven
2 2 (8.70%) Mockito
2 2 (8.70%) SonarQube
2 2 (8.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 15 (65.22%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
3 2 (8.70%) CMS Developer
4 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Content Designer
4 1 (4.35%) Content Editor
4 1 (4.35%) Designer
4 1 (4.35%) Digital Content Designer
4 1 (4.35%) Digital Content Editor
4 1 (4.35%) Digital Designer
4 1 (4.35%) Digital Editor
4 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Sitecore Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Web Content Designer
4 1 (4.35%) Web Content Editor
4 1 (4.35%) Web Designer
4 1 (4.35%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
2 7 (30.43%) CSS
2 7 (30.43%) HTML
3 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
4 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (13.04%) Dapper ORM
4 3 (13.04%) Entity Framework
4 3 (13.04%) jQuery
4 3 (13.04%) LESS
4 3 (13.04%) NHibernate
4 3 (13.04%) Sass
4 3 (13.04%) XML
5 2 (8.70%) Apache Sling
5 2 (8.70%) JSR 170
5 2 (8.70%) OSGi
5 2 (8.70%) PowerMock
5 2 (8.70%) XHTML
5 2 (8.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
1 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) MVC
2 10 (43.48%) TDD
3 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (34.78%) BDD
5 4 (17.39%) Scrum
5 4 (17.39%) SOLID
6 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.70%) Kanban
7 2 (8.70%) OO
7 2 (8.70%) OOP
7 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Web Design
8 1 (4.35%) Analytics
8 1 (4.35%) Front End Development
8 1 (4.35%) Web Analytics
8 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) C#
2 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Adobe
1 2 (8.70%) Coverity
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft