The table below looks at the statistics for Sitecore CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore CMS
Rank 159 187 185
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -2
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 10 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.22% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.78% 1.32% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 17
Median daily rate £388 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £233 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £503 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £394 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.39% +21.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.25 - £9.50
Sitecore CMS
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
563 986 969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.88% 16.85% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 738 671
Median daily rate £438 £408 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.36% +4.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £564 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 15
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £36.70 £43.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £21.15 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+25.32% +24.38%

Sitecore CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Sitecore CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 July 2016.

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 1 July 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Sitecore CMS.

1 18 (100.00%) CMS
1 18 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 14 (77.78%) .NET
3 9 (50.00%) C#
4 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
5 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) Umbraco
5 5 (27.78%) Web Services
5 5 (27.78%) MVC
6 3 (16.67%) User Experience
6 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 3 (16.67%) BDD
6 3 (16.67%) Finance
6 3 (16.67%) Content Management
6 3 (16.67%) TDD
6 3 (16.67%) Web Development
7 2 (11.11%) EPiServer
7 2 (11.11%) WCF
7 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 2 (11.11%) IIS
7 2 (11.11%) SAP
7 2 (11.11%) Windows
7 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
8 1 (5.56%) HTML5
8 1 (5.56%) Kentico
8 1 (5.56%) Mobile First
8 1 (5.56%) Performance Optimisation
8 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
8 1 (5.56%) Content Development

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 18 (100.00%) CMS
2 5 (27.78%) Umbraco
3 2 (11.11%) IIS
4 1 (5.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Drupal
4 1 (5.56%) Kentico
4 1 (5.56%) Lightstreamer
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) GIMP
1 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Grunt
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Back Office
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Publishing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) Sitecore Developer
3 7 (38.89%) .NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Release Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
3 5 (27.78%) Web Services
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (11.11%) WCF
6 1 (5.56%) Ajax
6 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.56%) CSS
6 1 (5.56%) CSS3
6 1 (5.56%) HTML
6 1 (5.56%) HTML5
6 1 (5.56%) jQuery
6 1 (5.56%) JSON
6 1 (5.56%) Sass
6 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.56%) XHTML
6 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) NHS
2 1 (5.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (27.78%) MVC
2 3 (16.67%) BDD
2 3 (16.67%) Content Management
2 3 (16.67%) TDD
2 3 (16.67%) Web Development
3 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.56%) Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) Content Development
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile First
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (5.56%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (5.56%) Release Management
4 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
4 1 (5.56%) SEO
4 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Validation
4 1 (5.56%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.56%) PMP
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (11.11%) EPiServer
2 2 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe
3 1 (5.56%) CA
3 1 (5.56%) Ektron
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Omniture
3 1 (5.56%) StreamBase
3 1 (5.56%) TIBCO