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 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sitecore
England / East Midlands
Rank 82 93 94
Rank change year-on-year +11 +1  
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 17 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.15% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 2.39% 0.57% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Median daily rate £485 £275 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +76.36% +10.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £394
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.58%  
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 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 711 707 703
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 48.04% 43.83% 43.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 385 349
Median daily rate £350 £370 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.40% +2.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 44 39
Median hourly rate £16.55 £13.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.90% -8.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.63 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £40.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

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 March 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 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 +14 15 £485 -
Leicestershire - 1 £325 - 1
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 (60.00%) C#
1 18 (60.00%) .NET
2 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (30.00%) CMS
3 9 (30.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (30.00%) MVC
4 6 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (20.00%) User Stories
4 6 (20.00%) Oracle
4 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.00%) Apache Solr
5 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 5 (16.67%) Software Architecture
5 5 (16.67%) Retail
5 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 5 (16.67%) ArchiMate
5 5 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
6 4 (13.33%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) Data Security
6 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 4 (13.33%) Scrum
7 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (10.00%) TeamCity
7 3 (10.00%) CSS
7 3 (10.00%) HTML
7 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (10.00%) DevOps
8 2 (6.67%) Front End Development
8 2 (6.67%) Office 365

Sitecore
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 (30.00%) CMS
1 9 (30.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (20.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.33%) nginx
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (10.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
2 18 (60.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 9 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Designer
4 5 (16.67%) Angular Developer
4 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
5 4 (13.33%) .NET Designer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Designer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Sitecore Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (10.00%) CSS
3 3 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.33%) Ajax
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (3.33%) jQuery
5 1 (3.33%) LINQ
5 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.33%) WCF
5 1 (3.33%) Web Services
5 1 (3.33%) WPF
5 1 (3.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) MVC
3 6 (20.00%) User Stories
4 5 (16.67%) ArchiMate
4 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 5 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (13.33%) Data Security
5 4 (13.33%) Scrum
5 4 (13.33%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) DevOps
7 2 (6.67%) Business Process Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Front End Development
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL
7 2 (6.67%) ITSM
7 2 (6.67%) Migration
7 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.67%) Project Management
7 2 (6.67%) Service Management
7 2 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) C#
2 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
1 2 (6.67%) MCSD
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
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