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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sitecore CMS
London / City of London
Rank 153 141 176
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +35
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 4 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.098% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.73% 0.65% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 18
Median daily rate £525 £332 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.37% -17.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.30% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
548 460 831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.75% 15.02% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 335 608
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 18
Median hourly rate £16.15 £19.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.17% +34.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Sitecore CMS Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 City of London region with a requirement for Sitecore CMS.

1 10 (100.00%) CMS
1 10 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) Data Entry
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile First
4 2 (20.00%) Kentico
4 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Fund Management
4 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
4 2 (20.00%) Publishing
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Content Management
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) OOP
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) Fit Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Adobe
5 1 (10.00%) TeamSite

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 10 (100.00%) CMS
2 2 (20.00%) Kentico
2 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (10.00%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Publishing
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Content Editor
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) CMS Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Web Content Editor
2 3 (30.00%) Web Editor
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Content Editor
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Editor
3 2 (20.00%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (10.00%) CMS Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Web Content Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Copywriting
1 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (20.00%) Content Management
1 2 (20.00%) Data Entry
1 2 (20.00%) Fund Management
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile First
1 2 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Fit Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
2 1 (10.00%) Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft