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 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore
Rank 158 163 193
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +30
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 14 25 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.54% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.97% 1.28% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 16
Median daily rate £413 £369 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.86% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £111 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £478 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £349
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.04 -
% change year-on-year
+14.74% -
Sitecore
London

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
1443 1958 2720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.21% 42.48% 46.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1096 1468 1920
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 39 61
Median hourly rate £27.50 £16.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.87% -17.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.47 £22.50 £32.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 2016, 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 15 (57.69%) CMS
1 15 (57.69%) Sitecore CMS
2 14 (53.85%) .NET
3 9 (34.62%) C#
3 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
4 6 (23.08%) Web Development
4 6 (23.08%) HTML
4 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 6 (23.08%) Finance
5 5 (19.23%) MVC
5 5 (19.23%) CSS
5 5 (19.23%) Content Management
6 4 (15.38%) Degree
6 4 (15.38%) Umbraco
6 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
6 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
6 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
6 4 (15.38%) PHP
6 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.54%) CRM
7 3 (11.54%) ERP
7 3 (11.54%) Java
7 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (11.54%) DevOps
7 3 (11.54%) User Experience
7 3 (11.54%) Node.js

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 15 (57.69%) CMS
1 15 (57.69%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (15.38%) Umbraco
3 2 (7.69%) Drupal
3 2 (7.69%) Kentico
3 2 (7.69%) WordPress
4 1 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) Lightstreamer
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) GIMP
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.69%) Google Analytics
4 1 (3.85%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.85%) Grunt
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Law
3 1 (3.85%) Publishing
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Sitecore Developer
3 6 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) CMS Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Content Editor
5 2 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Web Content Editor
5 2 (7.69%) Web Editor
6 1 (3.85%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Web Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Web Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Web Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) .NET
2 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
2 6 (23.08%) HTML
3 5 (19.23%) CSS
4 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (11.54%) Node.js
6 2 (7.69%) WCF
6 2 (7.69%) Web Services
6 2 (7.69%) XML
7 1 (3.85%) Ajax
7 1 (3.85%) CSS3
7 1 (3.85%) HTML5
7 1 (3.85%) jQuery
7 1 (3.85%) JSON
7 1 (3.85%) Sass
7 1 (3.85%) Symfony
7 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Digital Media
1 3 (11.54%) User Experience
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.85%) NHS
3 1 (3.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Web Development
2 5 (19.23%) Content Management
2 5 (19.23%) MVC
3 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (11.54%) CRM
4 3 (11.54%) DevOps
4 3 (11.54%) ERP
5 2 (7.69%) Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) Data Entry
5 2 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (7.69%) Front End Development
5 2 (7.69%) Fund Management
5 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Content Development
6 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (3.85%) Release Management
6 1 (3.85%) Secure Coding
6 1 (3.85%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) C#
1 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
2 4 (15.38%) PHP
2 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 3 (11.54%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PMP
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) EPiServer
2 2 (7.69%) Google
2 2 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe
3 1 (3.85%) CA
3 1 (3.85%) Ektron
3 1 (3.85%) Omniture
3 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.85%) StreamBase
3 1 (3.85%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.85%) Zend