The first table below looks at the demand for Sitecore CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore CMS
Rank 189 180 218
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +38
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 21 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.27% 0.074%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.91% 1.65% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 4
Average daily rate £450 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £650 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.50
Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1098 1029 1173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.01% 16.51% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 792 698 753
Average daily rate £385 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 38 39
Average hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.50 £135.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Sitecore CMS
London

Sitecore CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Sitecore CMS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Sitecore CMS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the City of London region.

Sitecore CMS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Sitecore CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Sitecore CMS Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Sitecore CMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sitecore CMS.

1 26 (100.00%) CMS
1 26 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 22 (84.62%) .NET
3 19 (73.08%) C#
4 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET
5 14 (53.85%) Umbraco
6 13 (50.00%) EPiServer
6 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 12 (46.15%) jQuery
8 11 (42.31%) CSS
8 11 (42.31%) MVC
9 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
10 9 (34.62%) HTML
10 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (30.77%) Scrum
11 8 (30.77%) Web Services
11 8 (30.77%) Content Management
12 7 (26.92%) Ajax
12 7 (26.92%) Ektron
12 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 6 (23.08%) XML
14 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
15 4 (15.38%) Windows
15 4 (15.38%) IIS
15 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
15 4 (15.38%) OO
15 4 (15.38%) Finance
15 4 (15.38%) TDD
15 4 (15.38%) NUnit

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Sitecore CMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sitecore CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (100.00%) CMS
2 14 (53.85%) Umbraco
3 4 (15.38%) IIS
3 4 (15.38%) Kentico
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.69%) Drupal
4 2 (7.69%) DNN
5 1 (3.85%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (3.85%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (3.85%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
1 4 (15.38%) NUnit
2 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.54%) TeamCity
2 3 (11.54%) Subversion
3 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.69%) Mercurial
3 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.85%) JIRA
4 1 (3.85%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (3.85%) Moq
4 1 (3.85%) Build Forge
4 1 (3.85%) CruiseControl
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Front Office
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Sitecore Developer
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) QA Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) CMS Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Web Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Web Test Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (84.62%) .NET
2 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (46.15%) jQuery
5 11 (42.31%) CSS
6 9 (34.62%) HTML
7 8 (30.77%) Web Services
8 7 (26.92%) Ajax
8 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (23.08%) XML
10 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
10 4 (15.38%) WCF
11 3 (11.54%) HTML5
12 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
12 2 (7.69%) ADO.NET
12 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 2 (7.69%) CSS3
12 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 2 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.85%) RIA
2 1 (3.85%) Spread Betting
2 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) MVC
2 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) Scrum
3 8 (30.77%) Content Management
4 4 (15.38%) OO
4 4 (15.38%) TDD
5 3 (11.54%) Web Development
5 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.54%) Migration
5 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.54%) BDD
6 2 (7.69%) OOP
6 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Web Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) C#
2 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
4 3 (11.54%) SQL
5 2 (7.69%) Python
5 2 (7.69%) PHP
5 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.69%) Objective-C
5 2 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 13 (50.00%) EPiServer
3 7 (26.92%) Ektron
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) Adobe
5 1 (3.85%) StreamBase
5 1 (3.85%) Metastorm
5 1 (3.85%) TIBCO
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