The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services 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 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Sitecore.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 171 177 193
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +16
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 20 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.47% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.86% 1.05% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 15
Average daily rate
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£400 £444 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.85% +10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £525 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
- +6.87%
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2314 2656 2948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.84% 44.61% 45.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1716 1870 2091
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 43 103
Average hourly rate £17.98 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.38% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.65 £27.50 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Sitecore
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 across the City of London region.

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Sitecore
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sitecore across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Sitecore Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Sitecore
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 across the City of London region.

Sitecore Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Sitecore
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 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.

1 41 (78.85%) Sitecore CMS
2 39 (75.00%) CMS
2 39 (75.00%) .NET
3 35 (67.31%) C#
3 35 (67.31%) MVC
4 32 (61.54%) SQL Server
4 32 (61.54%) ASP.NET
5 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (53.85%) TDD
7 26 (50.00%) Umbraco
7 26 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 26 (50.00%) Scrum
8 23 (44.23%) WCF
9 21 (40.38%) E-Commerce
9 21 (40.38%) Kentico
9 21 (40.38%) ASP.NET Web API
10 20 (38.46%) BDD
10 20 (38.46%) HTML
10 20 (38.46%) JavaScript
10 20 (38.46%) .NET Framework
10 20 (38.46%) EPiServer
11 19 (36.54%) Entity Framework
11 19 (36.54%) Razor View Engine
12 18 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
12 18 (34.62%) LINQ
13 17 (32.69%) Pair Programming
13 17 (32.69%) RESTful
13 17 (32.69%) Mentoring
14 16 (30.77%) jQuery
14 16 (30.77%) CSS

Sitecore
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 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (78.85%) Sitecore CMS
2 39 (75.00%) CMS
3 26 (50.00%) Umbraco
4 21 (40.38%) Kentico
5 4 (7.69%) Node.js
5 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.85%) IIS
6 2 (3.85%) DNN
7 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.92%) Immediacy CMS
7 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.92%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.92%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.92%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 18 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) HTTP
2 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.92%) MySQL
4 1 (1.92%) MarkLogic
4 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) TeamCity
2 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.85%) Grunt
3 2 (3.85%) SpecFlow
3 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.85%) JIRA
4 1 (1.92%) Maven
4 1 (1.92%) MSTest
4 1 (1.92%) Moq
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Marketing
3 3 (5.77%) Retail
4 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.92%) Billing
5 1 (1.92%) Electronics
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 40 (76.92%) Developer
2 23 (44.23%) .NET Developer
3 12 (23.08%) Sitecore Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Umbraco Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Website Editor
5 3 (5.77%) Web Content Editor
5 3 (5.77%) Content Editor
5 3 (5.77%) Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Applications Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Applications Support
6 2 (3.85%) Lead Developer
6 2 (3.85%) CMS Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (1.92%) Software Programmer
7 1 (1.92%) Web Manager
7 1 (1.92%) Web Producer
7 1 (1.92%) .NET Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (75.00%) .NET
2 32 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 26 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (44.23%) WCF
5 21 (40.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 20 (38.46%) HTML
6 20 (38.46%) .NET Framework
7 19 (36.54%) Entity Framework
7 19 (36.54%) Razor View Engine
8 18 (34.62%) LINQ
9 17 (32.69%) RESTful
10 16 (30.77%) jQuery
10 16 (30.77%) CSS
11 11 (21.15%) AngularJS
12 8 (15.38%) CSS3
12 8 (15.38%) HTML5
13 4 (7.69%) Web Services
13 4 (7.69%) XHTML
14 3 (5.77%) WPF
14 3 (5.77%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) User Experience
2 2 (3.85%) W3C
3 1 (1.92%) Physics
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.92%) Social Media
3 1 (1.92%) DTV
3 1 (1.92%) Arduino
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (67.31%) MVC
2 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (53.85%) TDD
4 26 (50.00%) Scrum
5 21 (40.38%) E-Commerce
6 20 (38.46%) BDD
7 17 (32.69%) Pair Programming
7 17 (32.69%) Mentoring
8 15 (28.85%) Unit Testing
9 7 (13.46%) Content Management
10 6 (11.54%) Web Development
11 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (7.69%) Kanban
12 3 (5.77%) SEO
12 3 (5.77%) Open Source
12 3 (5.77%) Analytics
13 2 (3.85%) Workflow
13 2 (3.85%) CRM
13 2 (3.85%) OO
13 2 (3.85%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 35 (67.31%) C#
2 20 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 8 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.85%) VB
4 2 (3.85%) VB6
5 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.92%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) SC Cleared
1 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) EPiServer
2 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.85%) Foundry
3 2 (3.85%) Google
4 1 (1.92%) Ektron
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe
4 1 (1.92%) IBM
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) SAP
4 1 (1.92%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.92%) Facebook
4 1 (1.92%) Twitter
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