Period
to 20 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 108 105
Rank change year-on-year -19 -3 +15
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 7 4 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.24% 0.20% 1.08%
As % of the Vendors category 0.75% 0.53% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 22
Edinburgh median daily rate £500 £325 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.85% -29.73% +2.78%
Scotland median daily rate £500 £350 £450
% change year-on-year +42.86% -22.22% -
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 935 754 1,125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 32.24% 36.96% 39.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 535 401 567
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +19.66%
10th Percentile £213 £240 £264
90th Percentile £538 £550 £550
Scotland median daily rate £387 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.20% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 9
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.00% -35.90% +0.65%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.90 £11.40
90th Percentile £35.00 £52.17 £49.50
Scotland median hourly rate £15.81 £30.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -47.32% -20.00% +108.33%

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

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Bloomberg
2 4 (57.14%) CODA
2 4 (57.14%) Ab Initio
2 4 (57.14%) thinkFolio
2 4 (57.14%) Data Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
3 3 (42.86%) FactSet
3 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
3 3 (42.86%) Middleware
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) Hyperion
4 2 (28.57%) Charles River
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (28.57%) CMS
4 2 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Social Media
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (14.29%) Eloqua

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 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 2 (28.57%) CMS
2 2 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) thinkFolio
2 1 (14.29%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
2 4 (57.14%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Content Editor
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Web Content Editor
3 1 (14.29%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Data Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (14.29%) Process Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) SEO
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Ab Initio
1 4 (57.14%) Bloomberg
1 4 (57.14%) CODA
2 3 (42.86%) FactSet
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Charles River
3 2 (28.57%) Hyperion
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe
4 1 (14.29%) Google
4 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com