Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 22 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 96 121
Rank change year-on-year +13 +25 -17
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 4 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.33% 0.70% 0.061%
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 1.82% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 1
Wales median daily rate £250 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +23.08% -
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £65.50 £80.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year -18.13% +115.98% +289.89%

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 Wales.

All Vendors
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 493 550 715
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 41.19% 38.62% 43.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 376 504
Wales median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £175 £210 £213
90th Percentile £525 £575 £475
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.44% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 39 38
Wales median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £15.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -18.99% +14.30%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.40 £10.50
90th Percentile £23.40 £61.25 £30.93
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%

Sitecore
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore in Wales

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore in Wales

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sitecore in Wales over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sitecore in Wales

Sitecore
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the Wales region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
South Wales +3 1 £500 +25.00% 1
Sitecore
UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 Wales region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) CMS
1 4 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (25.00%) WCF

Sitecore
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 4 (100.00%) CMS
1 4 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Sitecore Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft