The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sitecore
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 12 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 4.63% - -
As % of the Vendors category 11.21% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £394
% change year-on-year +2.81% +1.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £9.00 -

Sitecore is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 107 145 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 41.31% 58.23% 55.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 116 58
Median daily rate £400 £401 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +23.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Median hourly rate £15.09 £16.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.54% +26.92%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Sitecore
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing Sitecore as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore in Liverpool

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore in Liverpool

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 9 (64.29%) HTML
4 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
4 9 (64.29%) Umbraco
5 8 (57.14%) EPiServer
5 8 (57.14%) CSS
6 7 (50.00%) MVC
7 6 (42.86%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (42.86%) CMS
7 6 (42.86%) SQL
8 5 (35.71%) HTML5
8 5 (35.71%) CSS3
8 5 (35.71%) jQuery
9 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
10 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
10 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
11 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (14.29%) Content Management
11 2 (14.29%) Web Development
11 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
11 2 (14.29%) OO
12 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
12 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
12 1 (7.14%) OOD

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 9 (64.29%) Umbraco
2 8 (57.14%) EPiServer
3 6 (42.86%) CMS
3 6 (42.86%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
5 1 (7.14%) DNN
5 1 (7.14%) Immediacy CMS
5 1 (7.14%) Kentico
5 1 (7.14%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) Sitecore Developer
3 7 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (50.00%) EPiServer Developer
4 5 (35.71%) C# Developer
4 5 (35.71%) Umbraco Developer
5 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
6 3 (21.43%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (21.43%) Senior Sitecore Developer
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (14.29%) CMS Developer
8 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
3 9 (64.29%) HTML
4 8 (57.14%) CSS
5 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (35.71%) CSS3
6 5 (35.71%) HTML5
6 5 (35.71%) jQuery
7 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
8 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
9 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (7.14%) LINQ
9 1 (7.14%) LINQ to SQL
9 1 (7.14%) RESTful
9 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
1 1 (7.14%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Content Management
3 2 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) BDD
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
4 1 (7.14%) OOD
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Alterian