The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sitecore CMS
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 38 59 36
Rank change year-on-year +21 -23  
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.30% 0.24% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.47% 1.52% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £450 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £388
% change year-on-year +10.71% -9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £9.00 -

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

Contract Application Platform Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 68 66 45
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 20.48% 15.83% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 46 30
Median daily rate £425 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.76% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £186 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £473 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.63 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  

Sitecore CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing Sitecore CMS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore CMS in Cardiff

Sitecore CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore CMS in Cardiff

Sitecore CMS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Sitecore CMS.

1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (100.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) CMS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Sitecore Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft