The median contractor rate for a Sitecore Developer was £320 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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
England / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 156 153
Rank change year-on-year +38 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a Sitecore Developer 14 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.54% 0.10% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.11% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 2
Median daily rate £320 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.41% -13.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £363 £388
% change year-on-year +13.79% -6.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
North West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2453 3629 3440
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 94.93% 94.33% 94.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1533 2172 1806
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 171 206
Median hourly rate £16.50 £24.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.25% +26.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.23 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Sitecore Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Sitecore Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore Developer in the North West

Sitecore Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore Developer in the North West

Sitecore Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 9 £325 - 1
Manchester +11 3 £315 -18.70% 1
Sitecore Developer
England

Sitecore Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Sitecore Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Sitecore Developer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 16 (80.00%) C#
3 15 (75.00%) .NET
4 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
4 11 (55.00%) MVC
5 10 (50.00%) HTML
5 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (45.00%) CSS
7 6 (30.00%) Umbraco
7 6 (30.00%) EPiServer
8 5 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (25.00%) SQL
8 5 (25.00%) CMS
9 4 (20.00%) jQuery
9 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (15.00%) CSS3
10 3 (15.00%) HTML5
10 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
10 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
11 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (10.00%) QA
11 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
11 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
11 2 (10.00%) Advertising
11 2 (10.00%) OO
12 1 (5.00%) Performance Optimisation

Sitecore Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 6 (30.00%) EPiServer
1 6 (30.00%) Umbraco
2 5 (25.00%) CMS
2 5 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Advertising
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) .NET
2 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (50.00%) HTML
4 9 (45.00%) CSS
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (20.00%) jQuery
7 3 (15.00%) CSS3
7 3 (15.00%) HTML5
8 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
8 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
8 1 (5.00%) LINQ
8 1 (5.00%) LINQ to SQL
8 1 (5.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) MVC
2 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.00%) OO
2 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Content Management
3 1 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (5.00%) OOD
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (5.00%) Time Management
3 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) C#
2 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
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