Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 21 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 198 175
Rank change year-on-year +24 -23 -22
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 1 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.023% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.14% 0.94% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 5
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.45% -15.38% -
10th Percentile £375 £225 £289
90th Percentile £425 £327 £395
England median daily rate £400 £398 £388
% change year-on-year +0.63% +2.58% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £9.00 -
England 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 721 1068 961
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 16.26% 17.84% 18.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 647 534
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £226 £250 £213
90th Percentile £575 £525 £503
England median daily rate £445 £425 £390
% change year-on-year +4.71% +8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 21 57
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.00 £12.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.00% -24.24% -
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £35.50 £24.00 £37.10
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 West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore CMS in the West Midlands

Sitecore CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore CMS in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Sitecore CMS.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore

Sitecore CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore