The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 23 June 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 86 99
Rank change year-on-year +13 +13  
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 26 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.71% 0.52% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 3.75% 1.30% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 3
Median daily rate £400 £428 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.43% +7.54%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.25 -

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 the East Midlands.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 693 615 693
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 45.65% 39.68% 42.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 379 376
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 30 36
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.00 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -28.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.78 £10.00 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £16.30 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Sitecore
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Sitecore
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 in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore in the East Midlands

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sitecore in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sitecore in the East Midlands

Sitecore
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 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Leicestershire +2 10 £400 -6.97%
Nottinghamshire -11 2 £363 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £225 - 1
Sitecore
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 22 (51.16%) .NET
2 16 (37.21%) CMS
2 16 (37.21%) Sitecore CMS
2 16 (37.21%) Technical Analysis
3 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
4 13 (30.23%) Project Management
5 12 (27.91%) C#
6 10 (23.26%) MVC
7 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (16.28%) Apache Solr
8 7 (16.28%) Scrum
9 6 (13.95%) Oracle
9 6 (13.95%) User Stories
9 6 (13.95%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (11.63%) Translating Business Requirements
10 5 (11.63%) Software Architecture
10 5 (11.63%) MongoDB
10 5 (11.63%) ArchiMate
10 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (9.30%) Data Security
11 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
11 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
11 4 (9.30%) REST
12 3 (6.98%) Web Application Development
12 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (6.98%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (6.98%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 3 (6.98%) Migration
12 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (6.98%) Retail

Sitecore
Co-occurring 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 16 (37.21%) CMS
1 16 (37.21%) Sitecore CMS
2 7 (16.28%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.33%) Drupal
3 1 (2.33%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.33%) LiveLink
3 1 (2.33%) nginx
3 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.98%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.33%) git-flow
General
1 3 (6.98%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Advertising
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Developer
2 13 (30.23%) Team Leader
3 10 (23.26%) Sitecore Developer
4 9 (20.93%) .NET Developer
5 8 (18.60%) Designer
6 6 (13.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (13.95%) C# Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Solutions Designer
8 4 (9.30%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
9 3 (6.98%) .NET Designer
9 3 (6.98%) Angular Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Architect
9 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Senior Designer
9 3 (6.98%) Senior Sitecore Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Sitecore Architect
10 2 (4.65%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (51.16%) .NET
2 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
2 4 (9.30%) REST
3 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.33%) HTML
4 1 (2.33%) JSON
4 1 (2.33%) SOAP
4 1 (2.33%) XML
4 1 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
1 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Technical Analysis
2 13 (30.23%) Project Management
3 10 (23.26%) MVC
4 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (16.28%) Scrum
6 6 (13.95%) User Stories
7 5 (11.63%) ArchiMate
7 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (11.63%) Software Architecture
7 5 (11.63%) Translating Business Requirements
8 4 (9.30%) Data Security
9 3 (6.98%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 3 (6.98%) Integration Testing
9 3 (6.98%) Migration
9 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.98%) Web Application Development
10 2 (4.65%) Business Process Analysis
10 2 (4.65%) DevOps
10 2 (4.65%) Re-Platforming
10 2 (4.65%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) C#
2 2 (4.65%) Java
2 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle
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