Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 94 101
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7 +6
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.25% 0.072% 0.062%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Hertfordshire median daily rate £488 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +50.00% -38.14%
East of England median daily rate £550 £463 £650
% change year-on-year +18.92% -28.85% +10.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Hertfordshire.

All Vendors
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 800 736 840
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 50.41% 52.76% 52.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 399 399
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £390 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -5.45% +13.40%
10th Percentile £185 £223 £212
90th Percentile £575 £525 £575
East of England median daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 38 81
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.81 £14.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.90% -30.95% +33.33%
10th Percentile £11.47 £9.22 £9.00
90th Percentile £46.65 £43.78 £38.75
East of England median hourly rate £16.47 £17.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -3.15% -17.07% -0.61%

Sitecore
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore in Hertfordshire

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore in Hertfordshire

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sitecore in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sitecore in Hertfordshire

Sitecore
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the Hertfordshire 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
Watford - 3 £425 -
Hatfield - 1 £550 - 1
Sitecore
East of 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) NUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce

Sitecore
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (50.00%) CMS
1 2 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) MSTest
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) CMS Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (25.00%) AWS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Lead C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Sitecore Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) SOLID
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (25.00%) Xamarin