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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 185 167 202
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +35
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 20 34 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.58% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 1.29% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 13
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £328 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -3.70%
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 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
2493 2644 3152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.30% 45.27% 45.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1852 1828 2207
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 44 114
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £12.10 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.90 £31.99 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.47 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -12.82%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 37 (69.81%) .NET
2 35 (66.04%) Sitecore CMS
3 34 (64.15%) CMS
4 33 (62.26%) C#
5 31 (58.49%) MVC
6 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (56.60%) SQL Server
7 29 (54.72%) ASP.NET
8 26 (49.06%) TDD
9 25 (47.17%) Umbraco
10 24 (45.28%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (45.28%) Scrum
11 21 (39.62%) WCF
12 20 (37.74%) ASP.NET Web API
13 19 (35.85%) Kentico
13 19 (35.85%) BDD
13 19 (35.85%) HTML
13 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
13 19 (35.85%) E-Commerce
14 18 (33.96%) .NET Framework
14 18 (33.96%) EPiServer
15 17 (32.08%) LINQ
15 17 (32.08%) Entity Framework
15 17 (32.08%) Razor View Engine
15 17 (32.08%) Mentoring
16 16 (30.19%) RESTful
16 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Azure
16 16 (30.19%) Pair Programming
17 15 (28.30%) CSS
18 14 (26.42%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 35 (66.04%) Sitecore CMS
2 34 (64.15%) CMS
3 25 (47.17%) Umbraco
4 19 (35.85%) Kentico
5 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.66%) IIS
6 3 (5.66%) Node.js
7 2 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.89%) Sitefinity
8 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.89%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.89%) Immediacy CMS
8 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.89%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) HTTP
1 2 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (56.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.89%) MarkLogic
4 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) JIRA
1 4 (7.55%) TeamCity
1 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.77%) SpecFlow
3 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.77%) Grunt
4 1 (1.89%) Subversion
4 1 (1.89%) Maven
4 1 (1.89%) ReSharper
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Marketing
3 3 (5.66%) Retail
4 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.89%) Electronics
5 1 (1.89%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.89%) Billing
5 1 (1.89%) Legal
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (71.70%) Developer
2 21 (39.62%) .NET Developer
3 11 (20.75%) Sitecore Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Umbraco Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Architect
5 3 (5.66%) Website Editor
5 3 (5.66%) Web Content Editor
5 3 (5.66%) Content Editor
6 2 (3.77%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Applications Developer
6 2 (3.77%) CMS Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Applications Support
6 2 (3.77%) Lead Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Java Developer
7 1 (1.89%) UI Programmer
7 1 (1.89%) AWS Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Technical Director
7 1 (1.89%) Test Leader
7 1 (1.89%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (69.81%) .NET
2 29 (54.72%) ASP.NET
3 24 (45.28%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (39.62%) WCF
5 20 (37.74%) ASP.NET Web API
6 19 (35.85%) HTML
7 18 (33.96%) .NET Framework
8 17 (32.08%) LINQ
8 17 (32.08%) Entity Framework
8 17 (32.08%) Razor View Engine
9 16 (30.19%) RESTful
10 15 (28.30%) CSS
11 13 (24.53%) AngularJS
12 12 (22.64%) jQuery
13 8 (15.09%) HTML5
13 8 (15.09%) CSS3
14 4 (7.55%) Backbone.js
14 4 (7.55%) XHTML
15 3 (5.66%) XSLT
15 3 (5.66%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) User Experience
2 2 (3.77%) W3C
3 1 (1.89%) DTV
3 1 (1.89%) Physics
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.89%) Social Media
3 1 (1.89%) Arduino
3 1 (1.89%) Raspberry Pi
3 1 (1.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (58.49%) MVC
2 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (49.06%) TDD
4 24 (45.28%) Scrum
5 19 (35.85%) E-Commerce
5 19 (35.85%) BDD
6 17 (32.08%) Mentoring
7 16 (30.19%) Pair Programming
8 14 (26.42%) Unit Testing
9 8 (15.09%) Web Development
10 6 (11.32%) Content Management
11 4 (7.55%) SEO
11 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (7.55%) Kanban
11 4 (7.55%) Open Source
12 3 (5.66%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (5.66%) Analytics
13 2 (3.77%) Refactoring
13 2 (3.77%) ETL
13 2 (3.77%) OO
Programming Languages
1 33 (62.26%) C#
2 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.32%) SQL
4 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.77%) VB
4 2 (3.77%) VB6
5 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.89%) Java
5 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.89%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
1 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) EPiServer
2 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.55%) Google
4 3 (5.66%) Facebook
4 3 (5.66%) Twitter
5 2 (3.77%) Foundry
6 1 (1.89%) Adobe
6 1 (1.89%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle
6 1 (1.89%) SAP
6 1 (1.89%) IBM
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