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 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Sitecore.

Sitecore
South West / Dorset
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset - - 1.75%
As % of the Vendors category - - 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.06% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £9.00 -

Sitecore is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 16 75 101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 16.84% 32.19% 44.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 47 58
Median daily rate £431 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.21% -3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £140 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £470 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 9
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +166.66% -21.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

Sitecore
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing Sitecore as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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