Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 19 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 > Dorset
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 46 46
Rank change year-on-year +7 0 -5
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.68% 0.45% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 1.64% 1.18% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Dorset median daily rate £345 £213 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.35% -34.62% -13.33%
10th Percentile £333 £201 £313
90th Percentile £358 £234 £338
South West median daily rate £406 £375 £330
% change year-on-year +8.33% +13.64% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dorset 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 Dorset.

All Vendors
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 122 170 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 41.64% 38.29% 40.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 111 85
Dorset median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £225 £175 £120
90th Percentile £488 £538 £524
South West median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 21
Dorset median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -65.06% +97.62%
10th Percentile £10.79 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £41.75 £23.95 £49.19
South West median hourly rate £28.75 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +33.72% -14.00% +25.00%

Sitecore
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore in Dorset

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore in Dorset

Sitecore
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 19 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
Bournemouth +13 2 £345 +53.33% 4
Sitecore
South West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 2 (100.00%) EPiServer
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

Sitecore
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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%) EPiServer
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) EPiServer Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle