Period
to 20 September 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 20 September 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 114 98
Rank change year-on-year -14 -16 +35
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 7 20 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.24% 0.75% 1.39%
As % of the Vendors category 0.73% 2.14% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 24
Edinburgh median daily rate £600 £395 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +51.90% -16.84% +5.56%
10th Percentile £267 £363 £413
90th Percentile £625 £432 £728
Scotland median daily rate £450 £389 £475
% change year-on-year +15.76% -18.16% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £14.25

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 Edinburgh.

All Vendors
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 965 936 1,017
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 32.49% 34.96% 41.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 519 530
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £213 £263 £255
90th Percentile £550 £563 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 10
Edinburgh median hourly rate £15.50 £23.75 £29.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.74% -18.55% -10.08%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.48 £11.45
90th Percentile £35.00 £43.39 £49.13
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £25.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -35.00% -30.56% +125.00%

Sitecore
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore in Edinburgh

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore in Edinburgh

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sitecore in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sitecore in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) CMS
1 4 (57.14%) Analytics
1 4 (57.14%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (42.86%) Google Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Google
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) CODA
3 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 2 (28.57%) Bloomberg
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) Content Management
3 2 (28.57%) OpenText
3 2 (28.57%) Ab Initio
3 2 (28.57%) Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) SEO
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) thinkFolio
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development

Sitecore
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 4 (57.14%) CMS
1 4 (57.14%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) thinkFolio
2 1 (14.29%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Google Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Content Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Content Editor
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Junior
2 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Junior Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Web Content Editor
2 1 (14.29%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) SEO
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Process Management
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Usability Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Google
2 2 (28.57%) Ab Initio
2 2 (28.57%) Bloomberg
2 2 (28.57%) CODA
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) OpenText
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe