The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 3 months to 30 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.

Sitecore CMS
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 39 39
Rank change year-on-year +7 0  
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 11 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.18% 0.61% 1.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.94% 3.03% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 5
Median daily rate £413 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £388
% change year-on-year +7.14% -9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £9.00 -

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 Swindon with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 69 66 71
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 19.94% 20.25% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 51 45
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £275 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £26.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +54.41%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year - +3.91%  

Sitecore CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon citing Sitecore CMS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore CMS in Swindon

Sitecore CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore CMS in Swindon

Sitecore CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS in Swindon over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sitecore CMS in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Sitecore CMS.

1 23 (100.00%) CMS
1 23 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 22 (95.65%) Content Management
3 20 (86.96%) C#
3 20 (86.96%) HTML
3 20 (86.96%) .NET
3 20 (86.96%) ASP.NET
3 20 (86.96%) Finance
4 19 (82.61%) CSS
4 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
4 19 (82.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (82.61%) Sass
5 18 (78.26%) User Experience
5 18 (78.26%) Visual Studio
5 18 (78.26%) jQuery
6 17 (73.91%) Ajax
6 17 (73.91%) Windows
6 17 (73.91%) W3C
7 16 (69.57%) Apple
7 16 (69.57%) Flash
7 16 (69.57%) XSLT
7 16 (69.57%) IIS
7 16 (69.57%) Web Development
8 15 (65.22%) ActionScript
8 15 (65.22%) Internet
9 11 (47.83%) Front End Development
10 4 (17.39%) Banking
11 3 (13.04%) Web Analytics
11 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
11 3 (13.04%) MS Office

Sitecore CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 16 (69.57%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) Internet
Development Applications
1 19 (82.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (78.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (86.96%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 17 (73.91%) Sitecore Developer
3 10 (43.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (30.43%) .NET Developer
4 7 (30.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (30.43%) C# Developer
5 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (26.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Content Editor
6 2 (8.70%) Digital Content Editor
6 2 (8.70%) Digital Editor
7 1 (4.35%) ASP Developer
7 1 (4.35%) CMS Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Content Designer
7 1 (4.35%) Designer
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Content Designer
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) .NET
1 20 (86.96%) ASP.NET
1 20 (86.96%) HTML
2 19 (82.61%) CSS
2 19 (82.61%) Sass
3 18 (78.26%) jQuery
4 17 (73.91%) Ajax
5 16 (69.57%) Flash
5 16 (69.57%) XSLT
6 1 (4.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (78.26%) User Experience
2 17 (73.91%) W3C
3 2 (8.70%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Content Management
2 16 (69.57%) Web Development
3 11 (47.83%) Front End Development
4 3 (13.04%) Analytics
4 3 (13.04%) Content Writing
4 3 (13.04%) Web Analytics
5 2 (8.70%) Time Management
6 1 (4.35%) BPMN
6 1 (4.35%) Cross-Platform Development
6 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) C#
2 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
3 15 (65.22%) ActionScript
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 16 (69.57%) Apple
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) OpenText