Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Sitecore CMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 6 months to 22 October 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.

Sitecore CMS
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 130 143
Rank change year-on-year -13 +13 -1
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 2 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.064% 0.35% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.43% 2.24% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Manchester median daily rate £425 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +38.46% -35.00%
10th Percentile £413 £380 £278
90th Percentile £438 £525 £360
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £325
% change year-on-year - +30.77% -35.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Sitecore CMS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 470 446 536
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.02% 15.69% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 269 337
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.83%
10th Percentile £169 £181 £213
90th Percentile £625 £600 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 15 16
Manchester median hourly rate £20.25 £20.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +12.68% +22.41%
10th Percentile £11.19 £10.61 £14.44
90th Percentile £185.00 £128.75 £38.75
North West median hourly rate £22.83 £27.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -15.46% +80.00% -10.93%

Sitecore CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore CMS in Manchester

Sitecore CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore CMS in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Sitecore CMS.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (100.00%) Underscore.js
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility

Sitecore CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Underscore.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore