The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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
England / East Midlands
Rank 96 93 96
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3  
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.20% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.53% 0.93% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 196 215 263
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 13.16% 13.25% 15.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 128 138
Median daily rate £330 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.53% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £111 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 22
Median hourly rate £50.00 £14.30 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +249.71% -15.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £20.00 £34.00
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 the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Sitecore CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore CMS in the East Midlands

Sitecore CMS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +7 3 - -
Sitecore CMS
England

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Sitecore CMS.

1 9 (100.00%) CMS
1 9 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 7 (77.78%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) System Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Service Management
5 2 (22.22%) ITSM
5 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Marketing
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) MCSD
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) T-SQL

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 9 (100.00%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Sitecore Developer
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Designer
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Designer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior C# Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Designer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Sitecore Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) LINQ
3 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (11.11%) WPF
3 1 (11.11%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) ITSM
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) System Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) MCSD
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft