The table below looks at the statistics for Sitecore CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore CMS
Rank 506 451 464
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +13
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 121 148 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.29% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.26% 1.57% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 104 84
Average daily rate £413 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 - -
Sitecore CMS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9612 9435 8774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.76% 18.61% 17.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6377 5832 5462
Average daily rate £425 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £540 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 353 310
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.99 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

Sitecore CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Sitecore CMS Jobs Demand Trend in England

Sitecore CMS
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the England region.

Sitecore CMS Daily Rate Trend in England

Sitecore CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Sitecore CMS Daily Rate Histogram in England

Sitecore CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the England region.

Sitecore CMS Hourly Rate Trend in England

Sitecore CMS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS within the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -18 69 £425 +13.33% 28
East of England +14 14 £450 -25.00% 2
South East -46 12 £500 +26.98% 3
South West +9 9 £294 -11.32% 3
Yorkshire - 6 £335 - 1
East Midlands +9 5 £425 - 1
West Midlands -5 4 £250 -14.89% 1
North West -10 2 £375 -16.66% 5
Midlands - 2 £450 -
North East - 1 £300 -
Sitecore CMS
UK

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Sitecore CMS 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 CMS.

1 221 (100.00%) CMS
1 221 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 138 (62.44%) .NET
3 107 (48.42%) C#
4 99 (44.80%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (32.13%) MVC
6 70 (31.67%) HTML
7 63 (28.51%) ASP.NET
8 62 (28.05%) CSS
9 60 (27.15%) JavaScript
10 50 (22.62%) Umbraco
11 42 (19.00%) Web Development
12 39 (17.65%) jQuery
12 39 (17.65%) SQL Server
12 39 (17.65%) Microsoft
13 37 (16.74%) Content Management
13 37 (16.74%) User Experience
14 34 (15.38%) CSS3
15 33 (14.93%) HTML5
15 33 (14.93%) Marketing
16 31 (14.03%) TDD
16 31 (14.03%) Front End Development
17 30 (13.57%) Scrum
18 29 (13.12%) E-Commerce
19 27 (12.22%) BDD
20 26 (11.76%) AngularJS
20 26 (11.76%) EPiServer
21 25 (11.31%) Web Services
22 24 (10.86%) CRM
22 24 (10.86%) ASP.NET MVC

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Sitecore CMS 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 CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 221 (100.00%) CMS
2 50 (22.62%) Umbraco
3 15 (6.79%) Drupal
4 10 (4.52%) IIS
5 8 (3.62%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (2.26%) Kentico
6 5 (2.26%) Sitefinity
7 4 (1.81%) Node.js
8 3 (1.36%) Joomla!
8 3 (1.36%) Lightstreamer
8 3 (1.36%) WordPress
9 2 (0.90%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.90%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.90%) concrete5
9 2 (0.90%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.45%) CoreMedia CMS
10 1 (0.45%) Documentum
10 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.45%) Magnolia
Applications
1 6 (2.71%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.81%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.36%) GIMP
4 2 (0.90%) 3ds Max
4 2 (0.90%) Acrobat
4 2 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.81%) SDL Web 8
2 3 (1.36%) Magento
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.45%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.45%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.45%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.90%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.45%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.45%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.07%) Internet
2 5 (2.26%) Intranet
3 3 (1.36%) Firewall
4 1 (0.45%) Extranet
4 1 (0.45%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.36%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.36%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.90%) MySQL
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (5.88%) JIRA
2 11 (4.98%) SpecFlow
3 7 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (2.71%) Axure RP
4 6 (2.71%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.71%) Grunt
5 4 (1.81%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.81%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.36%) NUnit
7 2 (0.90%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.90%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.90%) Selenium
8 1 (0.45%) JUnit
8 1 (0.45%) Moq
8 1 (0.45%) MSTest
8 1 (0.45%) Subversion
General
1 33 (14.93%) Marketing
2 23 (10.41%) Finance
3 14 (6.33%) Retail
4 5 (2.26%) Legal
5 3 (1.36%) Law
6 2 (0.90%) Banking
6 2 (0.90%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.45%) Back Office
7 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 110 (49.77%) Developer
2 63 (28.51%) Sitecore Developer
3 57 (25.79%) .NET Developer
4 31 (14.03%) C# Developer
5 30 (13.57%) Architect
5 30 (13.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (12.67%) Analyst
7 25 (11.31%) Business Analyst
8 19 (8.60%) Content Editor
9 18 (8.14%) HTML Developer
9 18 (8.14%) Sitecore Architect
9 18 (8.14%) Web Developer
10 15 (6.79%) ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (6.33%) .NET Architect
12 13 (5.88%) CMS Developer
12 13 (5.88%) Project Manager
13 12 (5.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 12 (5.43%) HTML CSS Developer
14 10 (4.52%) CMS Business Analyst
14 10 (4.52%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (62.44%) .NET
2 70 (31.67%) HTML
3 63 (28.51%) ASP.NET
4 62 (28.05%) CSS
5 39 (17.65%) jQuery
6 34 (15.38%) CSS3
7 33 (14.93%) HTML5
8 26 (11.76%) AngularJS
9 25 (11.31%) Web Services
10 24 (10.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (10.41%) .NET Framework
12 13 (5.88%) WCF
13 12 (5.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 12 (5.43%) REST
14 11 (4.98%) Ajax
15 9 (4.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 7 (3.17%) ASP.NET Web API
16 7 (3.17%) SOAP
16 7 (3.17%) XML
17 6 (2.71%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.74%) User Experience
2 18 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.98%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.26%) Copywriting
5 4 (1.81%) iPad
5 4 (1.81%) W3C
6 3 (1.36%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.36%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.36%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.90%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (0.90%) NHS
8 1 (0.45%) Derivative
8 1 (0.45%) EPoS
8 1 (0.45%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.45%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.52%) Windows
2 5 (2.26%) Windows Server
2 5 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.90%) Android
3 2 (0.90%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.90%) CentOS
4 1 (0.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (44.80%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (32.13%) MVC
3 42 (19.00%) Web Development
4 37 (16.74%) Content Management
5 31 (14.03%) Front End Development
5 31 (14.03%) TDD
6 30 (13.57%) Scrum
7 29 (13.12%) E-Commerce
8 27 (12.22%) BDD
9 24 (10.86%) CRM
10 13 (5.88%) Change Management
10 13 (5.88%) Migration
10 13 (5.88%) User Stories
11 12 (5.43%) Analytics
11 12 (5.43%) OWASP
11 12 (5.43%) Web Testing
12 11 (4.98%) Business Analysis
12 11 (4.98%) Requirements Analysis
12 11 (4.98%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (4.98%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 107 (48.42%) C#
2 60 (27.15%) JavaScript
3 16 (7.24%) SQL
4 9 (4.07%) Java
5 3 (1.36%) C++
5 3 (1.36%) PHP
5 3 (1.36%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.36%) Python
5 3 (1.36%) Ruby
6 2 (0.90%) ActionScript
6 2 (0.90%) Apple Swift
6 2 (0.90%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.90%) Objective-C
6 2 (0.90%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.90%) VB
6 2 (0.90%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.90%) XPath
6 2 (0.90%) XQuery
7 1 (0.45%) C
7 1 (0.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (0.90%) Degree
1 2 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (0.45%) PhD
2 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.98%) WCAG
2 6 (2.71%) QA
3 2 (0.90%) WAI
Vendors
1 221 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 39 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 26 (11.76%) EPiServer
4 9 (4.07%) Adobe
5 7 (3.17%) Oracle
6 5 (2.26%) Capita
6 5 (2.26%) Interwoven
7 4 (1.81%) HP
8 3 (1.36%) CA
8 3 (1.36%) Ektron
8 3 (1.36%) Pega
8 3 (1.36%) StreamBase
8 3 (1.36%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.90%) Brightcove
9 2 (0.90%) Google
9 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.90%) SAP
9 2 (0.90%) Zend
10 1 (0.45%) EMC
10 1 (0.45%) Vignette
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Rate: £150 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
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Rate: 300
Posted: Yesterday
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 12 months contract
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £150 - £175 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £380.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Posted: 18 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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