Period
to 23 May 2018

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 23 May 2018 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 105 128
Rank change year-on-year -7 +23 +9
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 30 44 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.03% 1.47% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 2.41% 3.10% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 4
East Midlands median daily rate £500 £485 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +38.57% +40.00%
10th Percentile £282 £313 £263
90th Percentile £651 £524 £443
England median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £13.50 £56.50 £9.00
% change year-on-year -76.11% +527.78% -

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 1,244 1,420 1,296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 42.65% 47.54% 41.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 722 867 736
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £200 £213 £225
90th Percentile £544 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 70 75
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.08% +9.26% -5.26%
10th Percentile £10.26 £9.97 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £40.45 £40.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.86%

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 23 May 2018.

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 23 May 2018. 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 -8 22 £463 -4.64% 1
Derbyshire - 6 £525 -
Northamptonshire -2 2 £650 +188.89%
Sitecore
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 21 (70.00%) CMS
1 21 (70.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 19 (63.33%) C#
3 18 (60.00%) .NET
4 16 (53.33%) Scrum
5 14 (46.67%) Umbraco
6 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
6 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (36.67%) Octopus Deploy
7 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
8 8 (26.67%) MVC
9 6 (20.00%) Content Management
9 6 (20.00%) TeamCity
9 6 (20.00%) jQuery
9 6 (20.00%) CSS
9 6 (20.00%) HTML
9 6 (20.00%) SQL
9 6 (20.00%) Oracle
9 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
10 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 5 (16.67%) Trello
10 5 (16.67%) DevOps
10 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
10 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 5 (16.67%) Web Services
10 5 (16.67%) ITIL
10 5 (16.67%) Ajax
10 5 (16.67%) JIRA
11 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder 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 21 (70.00%) CMS
1 21 (70.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 14 (46.67%) Umbraco
3 2 (6.67%) EPiServer
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.33%) Kentico
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
1 11 (36.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 5 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) Moq
4 1 (3.33%) NUnit
4 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) C# Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Lead Developer
3 6 (20.00%) CMS Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Lead C# Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Sitecore Developer
5 4 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Technical Support
6 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Development Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Digital Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Lead .NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Lead Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Software Development Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Software Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Content Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Sitecore Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Sitecore Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) .NET
2 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 6 (20.00%) CSS
3 6 (20.00%) HTML
3 6 (20.00%) jQuery
4 5 (16.67%) Ajax
4 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 5 (16.67%) Web Services
5 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (6.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Scrum
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) MVC
4 6 (20.00%) Content Management
5 5 (16.67%) DevOps
5 5 (16.67%) ITIL
6 4 (13.33%) Process Improvement
6 4 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.00%) Matrix Management
8 2 (6.67%) Change Control
8 2 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (6.67%) SOA
9 1 (3.33%) ArchiMate
9 1 (3.33%) CRM
9 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (3.33%) Email Marketing
9 1 (3.33%) Marketing Strategy
9 1 (3.33%) OOD
9 1 (3.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) C#
2 6 (20.00%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft