Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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 of England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 184 182
Rank change year-on-year -13 -2 +15
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 16 11 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.31% 0.23% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 0.46% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 43
East of England median daily rate £550 £463 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.92% -28.85% +10.64%
10th Percentile £413 £400 £340
90th Percentile £601 £619 £700
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England 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 of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2294 2406 2737
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 44.46% 49.36% 46.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1235 1330 1496
East of England median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £191 £210 £200
90th Percentile £575 £538 £575
England median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 191 285
East of England median hourly rate £16.47 £17.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.15% -17.07% -0.61%
10th Percentile £10.47 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £44.65 £43.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 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
Bedfordshire -7 6 £550 +15.79%
Hertfordshire -5 4 £488 +8.33% 1
Essex - 3 £466 - 1
Cambridgeshire -18 2 £500 - 1
East Anglia - 1 £525 -
Sitecore
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 of England region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 10 (62.50%) .NET
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) CMS
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (37.50%) Content Management
5 5 (31.25%) JIRA
5 5 (31.25%) MVC
5 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
5 5 (31.25%) Service Design
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (25.00%) Web Services
7 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
7 3 (18.75%) CSS
7 3 (18.75%) Finance
7 3 (18.75%) Back Office
7 3 (18.75%) SOA
7 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
7 3 (18.75%) Marketing
7 3 (18.75%) Atlassian
7 3 (18.75%) RIA
7 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (18.75%) jQuery
7 3 (18.75%) Google Analytics

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 7 (43.75%) CMS
1 7 (43.75%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (18.75%) Confluence
3 2 (12.50%) Umbraco
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SessionCam
2 2 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (18.75%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (18.75%) Google Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) Jasmine
2 3 (18.75%) Subversion
3 2 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (12.50%) Mercurial
3 2 (12.50%) Mocha
3 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (12.50%) Vagrant
3 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.25%) MSTest
4 1 (6.25%) NUnit
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium
4 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (18.75%) Back Office
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Local Government
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Architect
3 5 (31.25%) Sitecore Architect
3 5 (31.25%) Sitecore Developer
4 3 (18.75%) CMS Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Digital Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Lead Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Technical Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Architect
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Lead C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Sitecore Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Web Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Web Content Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Web Content Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (18.75%) CSS
4 3 (18.75%) jQuery
4 3 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (12.50%) Backbone.js
5 2 (12.50%) Durandal
5 2 (12.50%) LESS
5 2 (12.50%) React
5 2 (12.50%) RESTful
5 2 (12.50%) SAML
5 2 (12.50%) Sass
6 1 (6.25%) HTML
6 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (6.25%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (18.75%) RIA
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Content Management
3 5 (31.25%) MVC
3 5 (31.25%) Service Design
4 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (18.75%) Analytics
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
5 3 (18.75%) DevOps
5 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (18.75%) SOA
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 2 (12.50%) Microservices
6 2 (12.50%) Release Management
6 2 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) TDD
6 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Puppet
2 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Atlassian
2 3 (18.75%) Ensighten
2 3 (18.75%) Google
2 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
3 2 (12.50%) Coveo
3 2 (12.50%) hybris
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.25%) Xamarin