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 4 September 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore CMS
Rank 452 451 491
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +40
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 139 135 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.27% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.36% 1.46% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 99 49
Average daily rate
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£400 £363 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £298 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+29.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.04 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 - -
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
10243 9256 8328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.31% 18.31% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6649 5612 4936
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 297 397 365
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £35.00 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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
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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 +1 74 £450 +12.50% 21
Yorkshire -24 17 £363 +20.83% 1
East of England +14 12 £413 +44.73%
South East -25 12 £374 +6.78% 11
North West -25 11 £500 +11.11% 8
South West -12 6 £356 +18.66% 4
West Midlands +10 3 £400 +9.58% 2
East Midlands -12 1 £398 +22.30% 1
North East - 1 £375 - 1
Sitecore CMS
UK

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

1 255 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 247 (96.86%) CMS
3 174 (68.24%) .NET
4 131 (51.37%) C#
5 111 (43.53%) ASP.NET
6 98 (38.43%) MVC
7 90 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
8 83 (32.55%) HTML
9 82 (32.16%) SQL Server
10 81 (31.76%) JavaScript
11 70 (27.45%) Umbraco
12 68 (26.67%) Content Management
12 68 (26.67%) CSS
13 57 (22.35%) ASP.NET MVC
14 53 (20.78%) EPiServer
15 50 (19.61%) jQuery
16 46 (18.04%) HTML5
17 44 (17.25%) .NET Framework
18 40 (15.69%) E-Commerce
19 38 (14.90%) Web Services
20 37 (14.51%) Scrum
21 33 (12.94%) CSS3
22 32 (12.55%) Finance
22 32 (12.55%) TDD
23 30 (11.76%) Web Development
23 30 (11.76%) Microsoft
24 29 (11.37%) Analytics
25 26 (10.20%) WCF
26 25 (9.80%) ASP.NET Web API
26 25 (9.80%) Kentico

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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
1 247 (96.86%) CMS
2 70 (27.45%) Umbraco
3 25 (9.80%) Kentico
4 21 (8.24%) SharePoint
5 16 (6.27%) Sitefinity
6 14 (5.49%) WordPress
7 12 (4.71%) DNN
7 12 (4.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 11 (4.31%) IIS
9 6 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.96%) Drupal
11 4 (1.57%) Apache Solr
11 4 (1.57%) Node.js
12 3 (1.18%) Immediacy CMS
12 3 (1.18%) CoreMedia CMS
13 2 (0.78%) Zimbra
13 2 (0.78%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.39%) EPiServer CMS
14 1 (0.39%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 5 (1.96%) Photoshop
1 5 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.39%) InDesign
2 1 (0.39%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 8 (3.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.35%) WebTrends
3 5 (1.96%) Tridion
4 4 (1.57%) Magento
5 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.75%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.78%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.39%) GitHub
5 1 (0.39%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.31%) Internet
2 4 (1.57%) SMS
3 1 (0.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (32.16%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.31%) NoSQL
3 10 (3.92%) MySQL
4 7 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.18%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.18%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.78%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.78%) MarkLogic
8 1 (0.39%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (6.67%) Selenium
2 14 (5.49%) Visual Studio
3 11 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (3.53%) Git (software)
5 7 (2.75%) NUnit
5 7 (2.75%) JIRA
5 7 (2.75%) SpecFlow
6 6 (2.35%) Yeoman
7 5 (1.96%) WebDriver
7 5 (1.96%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.57%) Subversion
9 2 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.78%) Grunt
10 1 (0.39%) Capybara
10 1 (0.39%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.39%) FitNesse
General
1 32 (12.55%) Finance
2 20 (7.84%) Marketing
3 13 (5.10%) Retail
4 6 (2.35%) Automotive
5 5 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (1.96%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.18%) Banking
7 2 (0.78%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.78%) Legal
7 2 (0.78%) Publishing
8 1 (0.39%) Games
8 1 (0.39%) Advertising
8 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.39%) Law
8 1 (0.39%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 139 (54.51%) Developer
2 65 (25.49%) Sitecore Developer
3 62 (24.31%) .NET Developer
4 32 (12.55%) Architect
5 26 (10.20%) Analyst
6 17 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 16 (6.27%) Business Analyst
7 16 (6.27%) Technical Architect
7 16 (6.27%) Web Developer
8 11 (4.31%) Senior Developer
9 10 (3.92%) CMS Developer
9 10 (3.92%) Front-End Developer
10 9 (3.53%) Applications Support
11 7 (2.75%) Content Editor
11 7 (2.75%) ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (2.35%) .NET Architect
12 6 (2.35%) C# Developer
12 6 (2.35%) Website Manager
12 6 (2.35%) Tester
12 6 (2.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (68.24%) .NET
2 111 (43.53%) ASP.NET
3 83 (32.55%) HTML
4 68 (26.67%) CSS
5 57 (22.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 50 (19.61%) jQuery
7 46 (18.04%) HTML5
8 44 (17.25%) .NET Framework
9 38 (14.90%) Web Services
10 33 (12.94%) CSS3
11 26 (10.20%) WCF
12 25 (9.80%) ASP.NET Web API
13 23 (9.02%) Ajax
14 22 (8.63%) XML
15 18 (7.06%) AngularJS
16 14 (5.49%) Razor View Engine
16 14 (5.49%) SOAP
16 14 (5.49%) Entity Framework
16 14 (5.49%) LINQ
17 13 (5.10%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.24%) User Experience
2 17 (6.67%) Social Media
3 13 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.92%) iPad
5 6 (2.35%) W3C
5 6 (2.35%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.57%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.57%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.18%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.18%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.18%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.78%) Google Search Appliance
8 2 (0.78%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.78%) EPoS
8 2 (0.78%) NHS
8 2 (0.78%) Statistics
9 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.39%) BBC
9 1 (0.39%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.88%) Windows
2 4 (1.57%) Android
2 4 (1.57%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.39%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (38.43%) MVC
2 90 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (26.67%) Content Management
4 40 (15.69%) E-Commerce
5 37 (14.51%) Scrum
6 32 (12.55%) TDD
7 30 (11.76%) Web Development
8 29 (11.37%) Analytics
9 25 (9.80%) BDD
10 24 (9.41%) CRM
11 19 (7.45%) SEO
12 17 (6.67%) Migration
12 17 (6.67%) Project Management
13 16 (6.27%) OO
14 15 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (5.10%) PRINCE2
15 13 (5.10%) Stakeholder Management
16 12 (4.71%) SOA
17 11 (4.31%) Workflow
18 10 (3.92%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 131 (51.37%) C#
2 81 (31.76%) JavaScript
3 18 (7.06%) SQL
4 17 (6.67%) Java
5 12 (4.71%) VB.NET
6 9 (3.53%) PHP
7 5 (1.96%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.57%) Scala
9 3 (1.18%) ActionScript
9 3 (1.18%) Ruby
10 2 (0.78%) VB
10 2 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (4.31%) Security Cleared
2 9 (3.53%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.75%) Degree
4 4 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.39%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.14%) QA
2 6 (2.35%) SLA
3 2 (0.78%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 2 (0.78%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 255 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 53 (20.78%) EPiServer
3 30 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 18 (7.06%) Google
5 14 (5.49%) Ektron
5 14 (5.49%) Adobe
6 7 (2.75%) Facebook
7 6 (2.35%) Twitter
7 6 (2.35%) Rackspace
8 4 (1.57%) Apple
9 3 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.18%) hybris
9 3 (1.18%) Demandware
10 2 (0.78%) Oracle
11 1 (0.39%) IBM
11 1 (0.39%) ATG
11 1 (0.39%) FatWire
11 1 (0.39%) Telerik
11 1 (0.39%) Alterian
11 1 (0.39%) Capita
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £380 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
South West England
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Taunton
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £350.00 - £387.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Warrington
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 25 days ago