Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 6 months to 17 November 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.

Sitecore
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 93 94
Rank change year-on-year +17 +1 +6
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 14 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.10% 0.34% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 2.12% 0.65% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 33
Reading median daily rate £488 £463 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.41% -28.85% +67.74%
10th Percentile £369 £356 £363
90th Percentile £525 £560 £700
Berkshire median daily rate £440 £456 £650
% change year-on-year -3.56% -29.81% +67.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

Sitecore is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Reading.

All Vendors
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 661 770 1010
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 51.88% 51.92% 52.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 380 552
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.08% +4.25%
10th Percentile £276 £199 £228
90th Percentile £586 £575 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 60 80
Reading median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -32.71% +23.14%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £45.93 £44.45 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year +16.00% -42.00% +23.14%

Sitecore
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore in Reading

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore in Reading

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sitecore in Reading over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sitecore in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) C#
3 9 (64.29%) MVC
3 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
4 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 4 (28.57%) BDD
7 4 (28.57%) TDD
8 3 (21.43%) CMS
8 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
8 3 (21.43%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (21.43%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (21.43%) LINQ
8 3 (21.43%) SQL
8 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
8 3 (21.43%) SDLC
9 2 (14.29%) Analytics
9 2 (14.29%) Data-Driven Marketing
9 2 (14.29%) SendGrid
9 2 (14.29%) Presales
9 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
9 2 (14.29%) Middleware
9 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
9 2 (14.29%) Marketing
10 1 (7.14%) Content Management
10 1 (7.14%) Capita
10 1 (7.14%) Google

Sitecore
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (21.43%) CMS
1 3 (21.43%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
1 8 (57.14%) Sitecore Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Sitecore Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Sitecore Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Azure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (21.43%) LINQ
5 2 (14.29%) Middleware
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) MVC
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) BDD
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (21.43%) SDLC
4 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Data-Driven Marketing
5 2 (14.29%) Presales
6 1 (7.14%) Content Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Release Management
6 1 (7.14%) Security Hardening
6 1 (7.14%) Service Design
6 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) SendGrid
3 1 (7.14%) Capita
3 1 (7.14%) Ensighten
3 1 (7.14%) Google