Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 120 111
Rank change year-on-year -6 -9 -
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 10 22 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.35% 0.75% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 2.24% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 3
Edinburgh median daily rate £320 £390 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.95% -17.89% -
10th Percentile £158 £344 £274
90th Percentile £625 £430 £583
Scotland median daily rate £300 £388 £338
% change year-on-year -22.58% +14.81% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 948 982 811
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 33.58% 33.25% 40.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 559 440
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.95% -0.94%
10th Percentile £300 £256 £217
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £393 £350
% change year-on-year +1.91% +12.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 15
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £16.86 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.80% -13.54% -1.29%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.63 £14.35
90th Percentile £32.00 £36.50 £52.00
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +32.35% +17.24%

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 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sitecore in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 7 (70.00%) CMS
1 7 (70.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Content Management
3 4 (40.00%) Google
3 4 (40.00%) Google Analytics
3 4 (40.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) ETL
5 2 (20.00%) IBM
5 2 (20.00%) CODA
5 2 (20.00%) Middleware
5 2 (20.00%) Bloomberg
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) SEO
5 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) OpenText
5 2 (20.00%) Ab Initio
5 2 (20.00%) Web Design
5 2 (20.00%) Axure RP

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 7 (70.00%) CMS
1 7 (70.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (10.00%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) thinkFolio
2 1 (10.00%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) AdWords
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Content Designer
1 3 (30.00%) Designer
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) User Researcher
3 1 (10.00%) Web Content Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) Middleware
3 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (10.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Analytics
1 4 (40.00%) Content Management
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (20.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (20.00%) SEO
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Usability Testing
3 2 (20.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
3 2 (20.00%) Web Design
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Google
2 2 (20.00%) Ab Initio
2 2 (20.00%) Bloomberg
2 2 (20.00%) CODA
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) OpenText
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle