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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sitecore
London / City of London
Rank 137 146 152
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 11 13 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.41% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 1.02% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 35
Median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £303 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £395
% change year-on-year
- +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1206 1279 2193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.34% 39.88% 42.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 956 1601
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £621 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 42
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -9.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £9.40 £13.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £26.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Sitecore as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore 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.

1 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) .NET
3 7 (36.84%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) CMS
3 7 (36.84%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (26.32%) Migration
5 4 (21.05%) HTML
6 3 (15.79%) CSS
6 3 (15.79%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) Publishing
6 3 (15.79%) Marketing
6 3 (15.79%) Drupal
6 3 (15.79%) Umbraco
6 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
6 3 (15.79%) Node.js
6 3 (15.79%) Mobile First
7 2 (10.53%) DevOps
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
7 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.53%) Kentico
7 2 (10.53%) Degree
7 2 (10.53%) Copywriting
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) Advertising
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
7 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
7 2 (10.53%) Adobe

Sitecore
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 7 (36.84%) CMS
1 7 (36.84%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (15.79%) Drupal
2 3 (15.79%) Umbraco
3 2 (10.53%) Kentico
4 1 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Intranet
2 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Jasmine
1 1 (5.26%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Marketing
1 3 (15.79%) Publishing
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Content Editor
3 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Digital Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Migration Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Web Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Web Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Web Editor
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) CMS Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Web Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) HTML
3 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
3 3 (15.79%) CSS
3 3 (15.79%) Node.js
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.26%) CSS3
5 1 (5.26%) HTML5
5 1 (5.26%) React
5 1 (5.26%) Symfony
5 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
1 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
1 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
1 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Migration
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile First
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.53%) Copywriting
3 2 (10.53%) DevOps
3 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) ERP
4 1 (5.26%) Fit Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.26%) OOP
4 1 (5.26%) Open Source
4 1 (5.26%) Secure Coding
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
2 7 (36.84%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) PHP
3 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Adobe
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Marketo
2 1 (5.26%) Pardot
2 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.26%) Zend