Period
to 26 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 26 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 of England
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 176 152
Rank change year-on-year -11 -24 +27
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 6 15 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.14% 0.35% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.76% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 34
East of England median daily rate £275 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.29% -5.56% -10.00%
England median daily rate £450 £410 £425
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
East of England median hourly rate - - £9.00
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 of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,048 1,961 2,308
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 46.14% 45.13% 47.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,172 1,170 1,251
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.12%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £213
90th Percentile £588 £563 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 115 197
East of England median hourly rate £15.86 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.37% +6.06% -19.51%
10th Percentile £11.18 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.73 £48.75
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 of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore in the East of England

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore in the East of England

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sitecore in the East of England over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sitecore in the East of England

Sitecore
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 26 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
Cambridgeshire 0 6 £275 -8.33% 2
Sitecore
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 of England region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) CMS
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) Mercurial
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) Subversion
3 4 (66.67%) Content Management
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) JIRA
3 4 (66.67%) Coveo
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) SOA
3 4 (66.67%) SAML
3 4 (66.67%) Backbone.js
3 4 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (66.67%) Jasmine
3 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 4 (66.67%) Sass
3 4 (66.67%) LESS
3 4 (66.67%) AngularJS

Sitecore
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (83.33%) CMS
1 5 (83.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (16.67%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Jasmine
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
1 4 (66.67%) Karma Test Runner
1 4 (66.67%) Mercurial
1 4 (66.67%) Mocha
1 4 (66.67%) Subversion
1 4 (66.67%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Leader
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (66.67%) Backbone.js
3 4 (66.67%) Durandal
3 4 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (66.67%) LESS
3 4 (66.67%) React
3 4 (66.67%) SAML
3 4 (66.67%) Sass
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Content Management
2 4 (66.67%) Deployment Automation
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Microservices
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) SOA
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Coveo