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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore CMS
Rank 174 184 198
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 17 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.35% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.80% 2.10% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 13
Average daily rate
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£400 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £358 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £518 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £9.50 -
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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
947 1001 1055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.53% 16.81% 16.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 719 739
Average daily rate £400 £399 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.18% -0.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 14 52
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.00 £32.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% -32.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -10.52%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 41 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 39 (95.12%) CMS
3 32 (78.05%) .NET
4 29 (70.73%) C#
4 29 (70.73%) MVC
5 28 (68.29%) SQL Server
6 26 (63.41%) ASP.NET
7 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (60.98%) Umbraco
8 24 (58.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (56.10%) Scrum
10 21 (51.22%) TDD
10 21 (51.22%) Kentico
11 20 (48.78%) EPiServer
11 20 (48.78%) .NET Framework
11 20 (48.78%) E-Commerce
12 19 (46.34%) WCF
12 19 (46.34%) Razor View Engine
12 19 (46.34%) ASP.NET Web API
13 18 (43.90%) BDD
13 18 (43.90%) Entity Framework
13 18 (43.90%) Microsoft Azure
13 18 (43.90%) LINQ
14 17 (41.46%) Pair Programming
14 17 (41.46%) RESTful
14 17 (41.46%) Mentoring
15 15 (36.59%) HTML
16 14 (34.15%) Unit Testing
17 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
18 12 (29.27%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 39 (95.12%) CMS
2 25 (60.98%) Umbraco
3 21 (51.22%) Kentico
4 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
5 3 (7.32%) Node.js
6 2 (4.88%) DNN
6 2 (4.88%) IIS
7 1 (2.44%) Immediacy CMS
7 1 (2.44%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) WebTrends
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (43.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (68.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.44%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.44%) MSTest
1 1 (2.44%) Moq
1 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.44%) Grunt
General
1 2 (4.88%) Marketing
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
1 2 (4.88%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Legal
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (75.61%) Developer
2 20 (48.78%) .NET Developer
3 10 (24.39%) Sitecore Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Umbraco Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Website Editor
5 3 (7.32%) Web Content Editor
5 3 (7.32%) Content Editor
6 2 (4.88%) CMS Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.44%) .NET Architect
7 1 (2.44%) .NET Technical Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (78.05%) .NET
2 26 (63.41%) ASP.NET
3 24 (58.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (48.78%) .NET Framework
5 19 (46.34%) WCF
5 19 (46.34%) Razor View Engine
5 19 (46.34%) ASP.NET Web API
6 18 (43.90%) Entity Framework
6 18 (43.90%) LINQ
7 17 (41.46%) RESTful
8 15 (36.59%) HTML
9 12 (29.27%) CSS
9 12 (29.27%) jQuery
10 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
11 7 (17.07%) CSS3
11 7 (17.07%) HTML5
12 2 (4.88%) Ajax
12 2 (4.88%) Web Services
12 2 (4.88%) XHTML
13 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) User Experience
2 2 (4.88%) W3C
3 1 (2.44%) Physics
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Arduino
3 1 (2.44%) Social Media
3 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (70.73%) MVC
2 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (56.10%) Scrum
4 21 (51.22%) TDD
5 20 (48.78%) E-Commerce
6 18 (43.90%) BDD
7 17 (41.46%) Pair Programming
7 17 (41.46%) Mentoring
8 14 (34.15%) Unit Testing
9 5 (12.20%) Web Development
9 5 (12.20%) Content Management
10 3 (7.32%) SEO
10 3 (7.32%) Analytics
11 1 (2.44%) CRM
11 1 (2.44%) OO
11 1 (2.44%) CMMI
11 1 (2.44%) Project Management
11 1 (2.44%) SOA
11 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (2.44%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 29 (70.73%) C#
2 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.20%) SQL
4 1 (2.44%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
1 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 20 (48.78%) EPiServer
3 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.88%) Google
5 1 (2.44%) Foundry
5 1 (2.44%) Ektron
5 1 (2.44%) Facebook
5 1 (2.44%) Twitter