The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sitecore
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 27 46 42
Rank change year-on-year +19 -4  
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 15 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 4.21% 0.41% 0.83%
As % of the Vendors category 10.00% 0.96% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £485 - -
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 Nottingham.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 150 209 159
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 42.13% 42.74% 44.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 82 73
Median daily rate £350 £373 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.04% +1.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £254 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 8
Median hourly rate £11.49 £12.30 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.60% -5.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £8.70 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.88 £35.00 £15.00
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 Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore in Nottingham

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 17 (77.27%) .NET
2 15 (68.18%) C#
3 8 (36.36%) MVC
4 6 (27.27%) Oracle
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (27.27%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (27.27%) Apache Solr
5 5 (22.73%) Software Architecture
5 5 (22.73%) MongoDB
5 5 (22.73%) ArchiMate
5 5 (22.73%) Translating Business Requirements
5 5 (22.73%) Retail
5 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (22.73%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
5 5 (22.73%) CMS
6 4 (18.18%) Data Security
6 4 (18.18%) Scrum
6 4 (18.18%) User Stories
6 4 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
7 3 (13.64%) DevOps
7 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (13.64%) TeamCity
7 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
7 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
8 2 (9.09%) CSS
8 2 (9.09%) HTML
8 2 (9.09%) Front End Development
8 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (27.27%) Apache Solr
2 5 (22.73%) CMS
2 5 (22.73%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.55%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (13.64%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (22.73%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 12 (54.55%) Sitecore Developer
3 9 (40.91%) .NET Developer
3 9 (40.91%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (40.91%) C# Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Designer
4 5 (22.73%) Angular Developer
4 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Solutions Designer
5 4 (18.18%) .NET Designer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Designer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Sitecore Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
2 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (9.09%) CSS
3 2 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.55%) WCF
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) MVC
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) ArchiMate
3 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (22.73%) Software Architecture
3 5 (22.73%) Translating Business Requirements
4 4 (18.18%) Data Security
4 4 (18.18%) Scrum
4 4 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) User Stories
5 3 (13.64%) DevOps
6 2 (9.09%) Front End Development
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) C#
2 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle