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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore CMS
Rank 182 179 220
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +41
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 14 25 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.43% 0.084%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.50% 2.50% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 5
Average daily rate
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£363 £419 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.43% +19.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £310 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+29.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 - -
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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
933 1001 1165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.74% 17.23% 16.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 689 788
Average daily rate £425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 39
Average hourly rate £14.22 £17.87 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.40% -20.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £126.00 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015, 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 30 (100.00%) CMS
1 30 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 19 (63.33%) SQL Server
3 18 (60.00%) .NET
4 16 (53.33%) C#
4 16 (53.33%) MVC
4 16 (53.33%) Umbraco
5 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (46.67%) EPiServer
7 12 (40.00%) .NET Framework
7 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET
8 11 (36.67%) Scrum
8 11 (36.67%) TDD
8 11 (36.67%) Kentico
8 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
9 10 (33.33%) Entity Framework
9 10 (33.33%) WCF
9 10 (33.33%) Content Management
10 9 (30.00%) Finance
10 9 (30.00%) E-Commerce
10 9 (30.00%) LINQ
10 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (30.00%) BDD
11 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
11 8 (26.67%) RESTful
11 8 (26.67%) Pair Programming
12 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
13 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 30 (100.00%) CMS
2 16 (53.33%) Umbraco
3 11 (36.67%) Kentico
4 2 (6.67%) Node.js
4 2 (6.67%) Sitefinity
4 2 (6.67%) IIS
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.33%) DNN
5 1 (3.33%) Drupal
5 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.33%) Immediacy CMS
5 1 (3.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (63.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.67%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Legal
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Sitecore Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Tester
4 2 (6.67%) Umbraco Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Web Content Editor
4 2 (6.67%) Content Editor
4 2 (6.67%) Web Test Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Web Tester
4 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) .NET Architect
4 2 (6.67%) .NET Technical Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Web Editor
4 2 (6.67%) Web Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Web Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) .NET
2 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
4 10 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 10 (33.33%) WCF
5 9 (30.00%) LINQ
6 8 (26.67%) RESTful
7 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
8 6 (20.00%) jQuery
9 5 (16.67%) HTML
9 5 (16.67%) CSS
10 3 (10.00%) HTML5
10 3 (10.00%) CSS3
11 2 (6.67%) OAuth2
11 2 (6.67%) Ajax
11 2 (6.67%) WPF
12 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) NHS
2 1 (3.33%) W3C
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) MVC
2 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (36.67%) TDD
3 11 (36.67%) Scrum
4 10 (33.33%) Content Management
5 9 (30.00%) E-Commerce
5 9 (30.00%) BDD
6 8 (26.67%) Pair Programming
6 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
7 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 4 (13.33%) SEO
8 4 (13.33%) Web Development
8 4 (13.33%) Fund Management
9 3 (10.00%) Analytics
10 2 (6.67%) Web Testing
10 2 (6.67%) Domain-Driven Design
10 2 (6.67%) Data Entry
10 2 (6.67%) CRM
10 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) C#
2 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 14 (46.67%) EPiServer
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Google