Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 130 136
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 -15
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 22 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.68% 0.64% 0.095%
As % of the Vendors category 1.56% 1.40% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 3
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -5.66% +13.98%
10th Percentile £309 £306 £386
90th Percentile £463 £475 £409
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £65.50 £80.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year -18.13% +115.98% +289.89%

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 the East Midlands.

All Vendors
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1407 1497 1319
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 43.72% 45.77% 41.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 887 906 715
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £220 £250 £213
90th Percentile £538 £565 £528
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 77 112
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
10th Percentile £9.31 £10.00 £10.04
90th Percentile £42.75 £42.80 £28.68
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +6.06%

Sitecore
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Sitecore as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 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
Nottinghamshire +6 17 £381 +1.67% 1
Leicestershire -4 4 £400 -11.11%
Derbyshire - 1 £425 - 1
Sitecore
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 18 (81.82%) .NET
2 14 (63.64%) C#
2 14 (63.64%) MVC
3 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (31.82%) CMS
5 7 (31.82%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (22.73%) Scrum
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
8 4 (18.18%) Content Management
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 3 (13.64%) CSS
9 3 (13.64%) HTML
9 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
9 3 (13.64%) REST
9 3 (13.64%) Web Application Development
9 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
10 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
10 2 (9.09%) Umbraco
10 2 (9.09%) Advertising
10 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (9.09%) Web Services
10 2 (9.09%) ITIL
11 1 (4.55%) PaintShop Pro
11 1 (4.55%) ITSM
11 1 (4.55%) SEO
11 1 (4.55%) Workflow
11 1 (4.55%) Document Management

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 7 (31.82%) CMS
1 7 (31.82%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (9.09%) Umbraco
3 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.55%) Content Management Server
3 1 (4.55%) EPiServer
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) PaintShop Pro
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
2 13 (59.09%) Sitecore Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Lead Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Sitecore Developer
4 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Sitecore Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Sitecore Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Content Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Digital Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Web Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) .NET
2 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (13.64%) CSS
4 3 (13.64%) HTML
4 3 (13.64%) REST
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (9.09%) Web Services
6 1 (4.55%) Ajax
6 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.55%) jQuery
6 1 (4.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) MVC
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Scrum
4 4 (18.18%) Content Management
5 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Web Application Development
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL
7 1 (4.55%) BDD
7 1 (4.55%) Document Management
7 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.55%) ITSM
7 1 (4.55%) Kanban
7 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.55%) SEO
7 1 (4.55%) SOA
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.55%) TDD
7 1 (4.55%) Web Development
7 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) C#
2 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Facebook
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Remedy