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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore
Rank 138 175 185
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +10
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 19 26 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.54% 0.46% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% 1.12% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 19
Average daily rate £401 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £264 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £470 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 - £22.50
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
1390 2327 2755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.82% 41.53% 44.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1067 1710 1940
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 53 51
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -19.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 1 May 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 1 May 2016, 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 18 (56.25%) .NET
2 15 (46.88%) CMS
2 15 (46.88%) Sitecore CMS
3 14 (43.75%) C#
4 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
5 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (25.00%) MVC
7 7 (21.88%) IIS
7 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
8 6 (18.75%) SQL
8 6 (18.75%) Finance
8 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (18.75%) Umbraco
8 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
9 5 (15.63%) Load Testing
9 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (12.50%) NHS
10 4 (12.50%) Web Services
10 4 (12.50%) TDD
10 4 (12.50%) Scrum
10 4 (12.50%) BDD
11 3 (9.38%) Banking
11 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
11 3 (9.38%) Windows
11 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
12 2 (6.25%) HTML
12 2 (6.25%) Oracle
12 2 (6.25%) CSS
12 2 (6.25%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 15 (46.88%) CMS
1 15 (46.88%) Sitecore CMS
2 7 (21.88%) IIS
3 6 (18.75%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.13%) Kentico
4 1 (3.13%) Lightstreamer
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) GIMP
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
1 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) GitHub
1 1 (3.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) Grunt
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) Sitecore Developer
3 8 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (15.63%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Sitecore Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.13%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Support Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) .NET
2 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
3 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (12.50%) Web Services
5 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (6.25%) CSS
5 2 (6.25%) HTML
5 2 (6.25%) jQuery
6 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (3.13%) CSS3
6 1 (3.13%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.13%) HTML5
6 1 (3.13%) Sass
6 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.13%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (3.13%) XHTML
6 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) NHS
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.13%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.13%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) MVC
3 5 (15.63%) Load Testing
4 4 (12.50%) BDD
4 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.50%) Scrum
4 4 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (6.25%) Analytics
5 2 (6.25%) Migration
5 2 (6.25%) Web Development
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.13%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (3.13%) DevOps
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.13%) Mobile First
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (3.13%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (3.13%) SDLC
6 1 (3.13%) SEO
6 1 (3.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) C#
2 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 6 (18.75%) SQL
3 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) EPiServer
2 2 (6.25%) hybris
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) CA
3 1 (3.13%) Ektron
3 1 (3.13%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) StreamBase
3 1 (3.13%) Tableau
3 1 (3.13%) TIBCO
City, London
LA International
Rate: £150 - £175 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago