Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 193 162
Rank change year-on-year +4 -31 +7
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 1 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.021% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.15% 0.71% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 7
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £463 £225 £298
90th Percentile £488 £451 £550
England median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 656 840 837
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 13.95% 15.30% 16.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 444 462
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.89% +3.67%
10th Percentile £206 £220 £228
90th Percentile £575 £524 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 22 30
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £16.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +1.89%
10th Percentile £12.55 £10.84 £10.92
90th Percentile £47.00 £29.15 £33.70
England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.50% - +11.11%

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

Sitecore CMS
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 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
Birmingham -4 1 £475 +2.70% 1
Sitecore CMS
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Sitecore CMS.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices

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
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Architect
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore