Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Sitecore CMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 6 months to 24 January 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.

Sitecore CMS
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 107 -
Rank change year-on-year -14 - +117
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 20 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.68% 0.11% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.19% 0.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £390 £308 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.83% - -
Scotland median daily rate £389 £338 £270
% change year-on-year +15.19% +25.00% -28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Sitecore CMS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 477 311 588
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 16.27% 17.40% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 192 313
Edinburgh median daily rate £378 £355 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.34% -10.13% +1.28%
10th Percentile £230 £181 £260
90th Percentile £538 £475 £538
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 9
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -40.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £18.02 £14.50 £16.78
90th Percentile £28.00 £15.50 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +17.14% -30.00% +5.26%

Sitecore CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Sitecore CMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore CMS in Edinburgh

Sitecore CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore CMS in Edinburgh

Sitecore CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sitecore CMS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Sitecore CMS.

1 20 (100.00%) CMS
1 20 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (80.00%) Finance
3 16 (80.00%) Business Analysis
4 14 (70.00%) User Experience
5 13 (65.00%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (65.00%) Use Case
6 12 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (60.00%) Axure RP
7 11 (55.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 11 (55.00%) JIRA
7 11 (55.00%) Validation
7 11 (55.00%) Web Services
7 11 (55.00%) MS Visio
8 10 (50.00%) Change Management
8 10 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
8 10 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
8 10 (50.00%) Process Improvement
8 10 (50.00%) Lucidchart
8 10 (50.00%) Business Change Management
9 4 (20.00%) Content Management
10 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
11 2 (10.00%) HTML
11 2 (10.00%) CSS
11 2 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (10.00%) Umbraco
12 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC

Sitecore CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 20 (100.00%) CMS
2 2 (10.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (55.00%) MS Visio
2 10 (50.00%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) Lucidchart
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Axure RP
2 11 (55.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 11 (55.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Analyst
1 18 (90.00%) Business Analyst
1 18 (90.00%) Digital Analyst
1 18 (90.00%) Digital Business Analyst
2 12 (60.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) CMS Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) CSS
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (5.00%) CSS3
3 1 (5.00%) HTML5
3 1 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) User Experience
2 13 (65.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (80.00%) Business Analysis
3 13 (65.00%) Use Case
4 12 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (55.00%) Validation
6 10 (50.00%) Business Change Management
6 10 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
6 10 (50.00%) Change Management
6 10 (50.00%) Process Improvement
7 4 (20.00%) Content Management
8 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
9 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (5.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
9 1 (5.00%) MVC
9 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
9 1 (5.00%) Scrum
9 1 (5.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C#
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) SAP