Period
to 16 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Sitecore Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 151 129 148
Rank change year-on-year -22 +19 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Sitecore Developer 2 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.067% 0.64% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.67% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 1
Manchester median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £413 £339 £413
90th Percentile £438 £513 £438
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Contract vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 2,813 2,688 2,994
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.68% 95.90% 94.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,800 1,737 1,914
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £231 £232 £238
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 122 61
Manchester median hourly rate £18.50 £17.43 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.14% +18.17% -13.24%
10th Percentile £11.28 £11.26 £10.25
90th Percentile £33.75 £40.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £17.74 £17.50
% change year-on-year +12.74% +1.37% -17.84%

Sitecore Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Sitecore Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore Developer in Manchester

Sitecore Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore Developer in Manchester

Sitecore Developer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, Sitecore Developer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Sitecore Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Campaign Management
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (100.00%) Self-Motivation

Sitecore Developer Skill Set
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%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
1 2 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Campaign Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore