The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 3 months to 26 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Sitecore.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sitecore
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 50 58 54
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4  
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 11 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.72% 0.61% 0.99%
As % of the Vendors category 4.23% 1.42% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 5
Median daily rate £413 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -15.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.31% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £9.00 -

Sitecore is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 260 282 281
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 40.63% 43.32% 39.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 181 162
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £272 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £479 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 12
Median hourly rate £38.50 £18.00 £16.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +113.88% +10.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £45.80 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Sitecore
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire citing Sitecore as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore in Wiltshire

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore in Wiltshire

Sitecore
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +6 10 £413 -
Sitecore
South West

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 22 (95.65%) C#
1 22 (95.65%) .NET
1 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET
1 22 (95.65%) CMS
1 22 (95.65%) Sitecore CMS
2 21 (91.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (91.30%) Sass
2 21 (91.30%) Content Management
2 21 (91.30%) CSS
2 21 (91.30%) JavaScript
3 19 (82.61%) HTML
3 19 (82.61%) Windows
3 19 (82.61%) Visual Studio
3 19 (82.61%) W3C
3 19 (82.61%) Ajax
3 19 (82.61%) Finance
3 19 (82.61%) jQuery
4 17 (73.91%) Web Development
4 17 (73.91%) Apple
4 17 (73.91%) Flash
4 17 (73.91%) XSLT
4 17 (73.91%) IIS
5 16 (69.57%) User Experience
6 15 (65.22%) ActionScript
6 15 (65.22%) Internet
7 12 (52.17%) Front End Development
8 2 (8.70%) RIA
8 2 (8.70%) Banking
8 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
8 2 (8.70%) Cross-Platform Development

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 22 (95.65%) CMS
1 22 (95.65%) Sitecore CMS
2 17 (73.91%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) Internet
Development Applications
1 21 (91.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (82.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (82.61%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 19 (82.61%) Sitecore Developer
3 10 (43.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 9 (39.13%) .NET Developer
5 7 (30.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (30.43%) C# Developer
6 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (26.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) ASP Developer
7 1 (4.35%) CMS Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Content Editor
7 1 (4.35%) CRM Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Content Editor
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Editor
7 1 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) .NET
1 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET
2 21 (91.30%) CSS
2 21 (91.30%) Sass
3 19 (82.61%) Ajax
3 19 (82.61%) HTML
3 19 (82.61%) jQuery
4 17 (73.91%) Flash
4 17 (73.91%) XSLT
5 1 (4.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (82.61%) W3C
2 16 (69.57%) User Experience
3 2 (8.70%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Content Management
2 17 (73.91%) Web Development
3 12 (52.17%) Front End Development
4 2 (8.70%) BPMN
4 2 (8.70%) Cross-Platform Development
4 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
4 2 (8.70%) Time Management
5 1 (4.35%) Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) Content Writing
5 1 (4.35%) CRM
5 1 (4.35%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) C#
2 21 (91.30%) JavaScript
3 15 (65.22%) ActionScript
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Apple
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) OpenText