Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 23 July 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.

Sitecore CMS
England > South West
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 186 207
Rank change year-on-year +5 +21 -18
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 20 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.36% 0.33% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.33% 1.87% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 7
South West median daily rate £400 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -11.11% +3.85%
10th Percentile £245 £210 £200
90th Percentile £463 £455 £438
England median daily rate £400 £391 £388
% change year-on-year +2.24% +0.97% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £9.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year - -75.70% +289.89%

Sitecore CMS is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 857 1067 1081
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 15.63% 17.69% 16.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 750 703
South West median daily rate £388 £365 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.16% +0.69% +3.57%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £198
90th Percentile £563 £525 £522
England median daily rate £445 £425 £393
% change year-on-year +4.71% +8.28% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 36 54
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.46% +47.73% +25.71%
10th Percentile £28.25 £10.75 £12.30
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.13 £42.93
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%

Sitecore CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Sitecore CMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore CMS in the South West

Sitecore CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore CMS in the South West

Sitecore CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS in the South West over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sitecore CMS in the South West

Sitecore CMS
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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
Wiltshire +15 14 £410 +36.67%
Somerset -8 3 £300 +6.67%
Bristol -8 2 £475 +28.38% 1
Sitecore CMS
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, 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 South West region with a requirement for Sitecore CMS.

1 20 (100.00%) CMS
1 20 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 16 (80.00%) Content Management
3 15 (75.00%) C#
3 15 (75.00%) .NET
4 13 (65.00%) HTML
4 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET
5 11 (55.00%) CSS
5 11 (55.00%) Visual Studio
5 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (55.00%) IIS
5 11 (55.00%) jQuery
5 11 (55.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (55.00%) Sass
5 11 (55.00%) User Experience
6 10 (50.00%) Ajax
6 10 (50.00%) Windows
6 10 (50.00%) Apple
6 10 (50.00%) W3C
7 9 (45.00%) Finance
8 8 (40.00%) XSLT
9 7 (35.00%) Web Development
10 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 4 (20.00%) Umbraco
12 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (15.00%) Banking
12 3 (15.00%) Web Analytics
12 3 (15.00%) Internet
12 3 (15.00%) Flash
12 3 (15.00%) ActionScript

Sitecore CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 20 (100.00%) CMS
2 11 (55.00%) IIS
3 4 (20.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (5.00%) Kentico
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (55.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
1 14 (70.00%) Sitecore Developer
2 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Content Editor
4 2 (10.00%) Digital Content Editor
4 2 (10.00%) Digital Editor
4 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Content Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Content Designer
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Manual Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) UAT Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) .NET
2 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (65.00%) HTML
3 11 (55.00%) CSS
3 11 (55.00%) jQuery
3 11 (55.00%) Sass
4 10 (50.00%) Ajax
5 8 (40.00%) XSLT
6 3 (15.00%) Flash
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (5.00%) Gherkin
7 1 (5.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) User Experience
2 10 (50.00%) W3C
3 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Content Management
2 7 (35.00%) Web Development
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) Analytics
3 3 (15.00%) Content Writing
3 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (15.00%) Web Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (10.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.00%) BDD
5 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.00%) Time Management
5 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) C#
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) ActionScript
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 10 (50.00%) Apple
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) HP
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