Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 18 January 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 163 194
Rank change year-on-year +13 +31 -19
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 23 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.48% 0.13% 0.036%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.96% 0.72% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 2
Scotland median daily rate £389 £338 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.19% +25.00% -28.00%
10th Percentile £156 £257 £199
90th Percentile £427 £376 £357
UK median daily rate £395 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -1.25% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £13.50 £80.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year -83.13% +115.98% -

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 Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 777 698 952
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.31% 18.46% 16.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 416 528
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £213 £207 £209
90th Percentile £525 £475 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 20
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -30.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £15.03 £13.40 £14.20
90th Percentile £26.88 £39.80 £40.38
UK median hourly rate £19.75 £19.44 £21.00
% change year-on-year +1.62% -7.45% +16.67%

Sitecore CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore CMS in Scotland

Sitecore CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore CMS in Scotland

Sitecore CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sitecore CMS in Scotland

Sitecore CMS
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -20 20 £390 +26.83% 1
Glasgow -7 1 £125 -64.29%
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £110 -
Sitecore CMS
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Sitecore CMS.

1 23 (100.00%) CMS
1 23 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (73.91%) Finance
4 16 (69.57%) Business Analysis
5 14 (60.87%) User Experience
6 13 (56.52%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (56.52%) Use Case
6 13 (56.52%) Axure RP
7 12 (52.17%) JIRA
7 12 (52.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (47.83%) Validation
8 11 (47.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 11 (47.83%) Web Services
8 11 (47.83%) MS Visio
9 10 (43.48%) Change Management
9 10 (43.48%) OmniGraffle
9 10 (43.48%) Process Improvement
9 10 (43.48%) Business Process Improvement
9 10 (43.48%) Lucidchart
9 10 (43.48%) Business Change Management
10 6 (26.09%) Content Management
11 4 (17.39%) Umbraco
11 4 (17.39%) HTML
12 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
12 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
12 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 2 (8.70%) Google
13 2 (8.70%) Google Analytics

Sitecore CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 23 (100.00%) CMS
2 4 (17.39%) Umbraco
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (47.83%) MS Visio
2 10 (43.48%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (43.48%) Lucidchart
2 2 (8.70%) AdWords
2 2 (8.70%) Basecamp
2 2 (8.70%) Google Analytics
2 2 (8.70%) Trello
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Axure RP
2 12 (52.17%) JIRA
3 11 (47.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Analyst
1 19 (82.61%) Business Analyst
1 19 (82.61%) Digital Analyst
1 19 (82.61%) Digital Business Analyst
2 13 (56.52%) Agile Business Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) CMS Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) Web Services
2 4 (17.39%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (4.35%) CSS3
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
4 1 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) User Experience
2 13 (56.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (69.57%) Business Analysis
3 13 (56.52%) Use Case
4 12 (52.17%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (47.83%) Validation
6 10 (43.48%) Business Change Management
6 10 (43.48%) Business Process Improvement
6 10 (43.48%) Change Management
6 10 (43.48%) Process Improvement
7 6 (26.09%) Content Management
8 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.70%) Analytics
9 2 (8.70%) Content Development
9 2 (8.70%) Information Architecture
9 2 (8.70%) Project Management
10 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (4.35%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 1 (4.35%) MVC
10 1 (4.35%) Scrum
10 1 (4.35%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Google
4 1 (4.35%) SAP