The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the England region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore CMS
Rank 423 438 510
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +72
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 134 84 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.52% 1.11% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 58 40
Average daily rate £375 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £561 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.50
Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8844 7556 9097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.22% 17.50% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5463 4337 5046
Average daily rate £375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 301 391 415
Average hourly rate £18.10 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.50% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.09 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Sitecore CMS
UK

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -18 63 £375 -6.25% 34
South East -6 29 £350 -12.50% 10
South West -18 13 £488 +111.95% 4
West Midlands -13 10 £350 +6.06%
North West -16 9 £425 +30.76% 5
Yorkshire -5 4 £375 +25.00% 4
East Midlands - 3 £350 - 1
East of England - 1 - - 2
Sitecore CMS
UK

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 239 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 232 (97.07%) CMS
3 195 (81.59%) .NET
4 166 (69.46%) C#
5 131 (54.81%) ASP.NET
6 99 (41.42%) SQL Server
7 97 (40.59%) MVC
8 90 (37.66%) HTML
9 80 (33.47%) CSS
10 70 (29.29%) JavaScript
11 68 (28.45%) jQuery
12 65 (27.20%) ASP.NET MVC
13 62 (25.94%) Umbraco
14 57 (23.85%) Content Management
15 50 (20.92%) EPiServer
16 41 (17.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 35 (14.64%) SQL
18 34 (14.23%) Agile Software Development
19 33 (13.81%) Web Services
20 30 (12.55%) Web Development
21 29 (12.13%) TDD
22 26 (10.88%) WCF
23 25 (10.46%) HTML5
23 25 (10.46%) E-Commerce
24 24 (10.04%) Ajax
25 22 (9.21%) .NET Framework
25 22 (9.21%) CSS3
26 21 (8.79%) XML
27 20 (8.37%) Unit Testing
28 19 (7.95%) Visual Studio

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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
1 232 (97.07%) CMS
2 62 (25.94%) Umbraco
3 17 (7.11%) IIS
4 13 (5.44%) SharePoint
5 11 (4.60%) DNN
6 9 (3.77%) Kentico
7 7 (2.93%) WordPress
7 7 (2.93%) Drupal
8 6 (2.51%) Node.js
9 5 (2.09%) Adobe CQ
10 4 (1.67%) Joomla!
11 3 (1.26%) ExpressionEngine
12 2 (0.84%) Confluence
12 2 (0.84%) Liferay
12 2 (0.84%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.84%) TeamSite
12 2 (0.84%) Sitefinity
13 1 (0.42%) Orchard CMS
13 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.42%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 4 (1.67%) Photoshop
1 4 (1.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.84%) Tridion
2 2 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.84%) SaaS
1 2 (0.84%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.51%) Internet
2 5 (2.09%) HTTP
3 2 (0.84%) DNS
3 2 (0.84%) Intranet
3 2 (0.84%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (41.42%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.51%) MySQL
4 4 (1.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.67%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.26%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.84%) RavenDB
6 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.84%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.42%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 19 (7.95%) Visual Studio
2 16 (6.69%) NUnit
3 12 (5.02%) JIRA
4 10 (4.18%) TeamCity
5 9 (3.77%) Jenkins
6 8 (3.35%) Git (software)
6 8 (3.35%) Subversion
7 6 (2.51%) Mercurial
8 5 (2.09%) Selenium
9 4 (1.67%) MSBuild
10 3 (1.26%) CruiseControl
10 3 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.84%) Rhino Mocks
11 2 (0.84%) Moq
11 2 (0.84%) Hudson
11 2 (0.84%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.84%) Maven
11 2 (0.84%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.42%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (4.60%) Finance
2 7 (2.93%) Advertising
2 7 (2.93%) Marketing
3 6 (2.51%) Banking
4 3 (1.26%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.84%) Retail
5 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.42%) Publishing
6 1 (0.42%) Games
6 1 (0.42%) Front Office
6 1 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 174 (72.80%) Developer
2 88 (36.82%) Sitecore Developer
3 75 (31.38%) .NET Developer
4 28 (11.72%) C# Developer
5 25 (10.46%) ASP.NET Developer
6 24 (10.04%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (7.53%) Architect
8 16 (6.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (6.28%) Senior Developer
10 13 (5.44%) Senior .NET Developer
10 13 (5.44%) CMS Developer
11 12 (5.02%) Web Developer
12 11 (4.60%) Project Manager
12 11 (4.60%) Technical Architect
13 9 (3.77%) .NET Architect
13 9 (3.77%) Front-End Developer
14 7 (2.93%) .NET Technical Architect
15 6 (2.51%) Web Tester
15 6 (2.51%) Analyst
15 6 (2.51%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (81.59%) .NET
2 131 (54.81%) ASP.NET
3 90 (37.66%) HTML
4 80 (33.47%) CSS
5 68 (28.45%) jQuery
6 65 (27.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 41 (17.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 33 (13.81%) Web Services
9 26 (10.88%) WCF
10 25 (10.46%) HTML5
11 24 (10.04%) Ajax
12 22 (9.21%) .NET Framework
12 22 (9.21%) CSS3
13 21 (8.79%) XML
14 14 (5.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 13 (5.44%) ADO.NET
16 12 (5.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 11 (4.60%) Razor View Engine
17 11 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC 2
18 9 (3.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.44%) Data Integration
2 11 (4.60%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.09%) iPhone
3 5 (2.09%) Streaming Music
4 3 (1.26%) FMCG
4 3 (1.26%) Copywriting
4 3 (1.26%) Social Media
4 3 (1.26%) Digital Media
5 2 (0.84%) New Media
5 2 (0.84%) Open Source
5 2 (0.84%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.42%) W3C
6 1 (0.42%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.42%) Video Editing
6 1 (0.42%) Spread Betting
6 1 (0.42%) Social Network
6 1 (0.42%) RIA
6 1 (0.42%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.51%) Windows
1 6 (2.51%) Android
2 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (0.84%) Linux
2 2 (0.84%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (40.59%) MVC
2 57 (23.85%) Content Management
3 34 (14.23%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (12.55%) Web Development
5 29 (12.13%) TDD
6 25 (10.46%) E-Commerce
7 20 (8.37%) Unit Testing
8 15 (6.28%) Scrum
9 13 (5.44%) OO
9 13 (5.44%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (4.60%) Project Management
11 8 (3.35%) Web Application Development
12 7 (2.93%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (2.93%) PRINCE2
12 7 (2.93%) Web Design
13 6 (2.51%) Software Engineering
13 6 (2.51%) Domain-Driven Design
13 6 (2.51%) Manual Testing
14 5 (2.09%) Digital Marketing
14 5 (2.09%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 166 (69.46%) C#
2 70 (29.29%) JavaScript
3 35 (14.64%) SQL
4 11 (4.60%) T-SQL
4 11 (4.60%) VB.NET
4 11 (4.60%) PHP
5 4 (1.67%) Java
6 2 (0.84%) Python
6 2 (0.84%) Objective-C
6 2 (0.84%) Ruby
6 2 (0.84%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (2.51%) ISEB
2 2 (0.84%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.84%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.67%) QA
2 2 (0.84%) SLA
3 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.84%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 239 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 50 (20.92%) EPiServer
3 16 (6.69%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.02%) Ektron
5 7 (2.93%) Adobe
6 6 (2.51%) RedDot
7 4 (1.67%) Google
7 4 (1.67%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.84%) ATG
8 2 (0.84%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.84%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.84%) SAP
8 2 (0.84%) VMware
8 2 (0.84%) Facebook
8 2 (0.84%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.42%) StreamBase
9 1 (0.42%) Twitter
9 1 (0.42%) FatWire
9 1 (0.42%) Open Text
London
Venn Group
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 300-380 Per Day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Computer Futures
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Comtecs
Rate: £125 - £150 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 300-450 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £400 per day + £400 / day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £450 per day + 3-6 month contracts
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £370 - £420 per day + Sitecore 7 project
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £220 - £280 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £450 per day + 9 month contracts
Posted: 9 days ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
IT HR
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
IT HR
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago