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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore CMS
Rank 481 484 455
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -29
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 107 76 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.11% 0.88% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 55 82
Average daily rate
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£360 £365 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +5.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £263 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £358 £310
% change year-on-year
-2.09% +15.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
9615 8634 9246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.09% 17.95% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6053 5362 5297
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 338 352 465
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £38.55 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -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 20 October 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 20 October 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
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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 52 £375 - 22
South East -9 15 £331 -9.24% 15
South West -28 11 £355 +42.00% 6
East Midlands +14 9 £325 - 4
East of England -18 8 £600 - 3
Yorkshire - 8 £300 - 3
North West -11 4 £450 +38.46% 8
West Midlands - - - -
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Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 250 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 246 (98.40%) CMS
3 171 (68.40%) .NET
4 143 (57.20%) C#
5 127 (50.80%) JavaScript
6 123 (49.20%) HTML
7 119 (47.60%) ASP.NET
8 106 (42.40%) CSS
9 102 (40.80%) MVC
9 102 (40.80%) jQuery
10 84 (33.60%) Agile Software Development
11 80 (32.00%) SQL Server
12 69 (27.60%) Content Management
13 67 (26.80%) HTML5
14 56 (22.40%) ASP.NET MVC
15 55 (22.00%) Umbraco
16 52 (20.80%) .NET Framework
17 51 (20.40%) Web Development
17 51 (20.40%) XML
17 51 (20.40%) CSS3
18 48 (19.20%) Microsoft
18 48 (19.20%) EPiServer
19 44 (17.60%) TDD
20 39 (15.60%) Scrum
21 35 (14.00%) E-Commerce
22 34 (13.60%) Visual Studio
23 33 (13.20%) SQL
24 32 (12.80%) AngularJS
25 31 (12.40%) Web Services
26 28 (11.20%) Finance

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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
1 246 (98.40%) CMS
2 55 (22.00%) Umbraco
3 25 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 21 (8.40%) IIS
5 17 (6.80%) Kentico
6 13 (5.20%) Node.js
7 12 (4.80%) DNN
8 10 (4.00%) Adobe CQ
9 7 (2.80%) Drupal
10 6 (2.40%) Alfresco
10 6 (2.40%) WordPress
11 5 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (1.60%) ExpressionEngine
12 4 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (1.60%) Sitefinity
12 4 (1.60%) Joomla!
13 3 (1.20%) Content Management Server
14 2 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (6.80%) Photoshop
2 16 (6.40%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.80%) MS Office
4 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (3.60%) Tridion
2 3 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.80%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.80%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.80%) SAP ECC
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.80%) SaaS
2 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.20%) Internet
2 1 (0.40%) DNS
2 1 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.20%) MySQL
3 12 (4.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.40%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.60%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.80%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 2 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.80%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.40%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (0.40%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 34 (13.60%) Visual Studio
2 24 (9.60%) NUnit
3 18 (7.20%) Subversion
4 14 (5.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (4.80%) Rhino Mocks
6 11 (4.40%) Moq
6 11 (4.40%) Selenium
6 11 (4.40%) SpecFlow
7 7 (2.80%) JIRA
7 7 (2.80%) Git (software)
8 5 (2.00%) TeamCity
8 5 (2.00%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.00%) Grunt
9 3 (1.20%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (1.20%) Yeoman
9 3 (1.20%) Bower
9 3 (1.20%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.80%) Firebug
11 1 (0.40%) JUnit
11 1 (0.40%) Maven
General
1 28 (11.20%) Finance
2 18 (7.20%) Marketing
3 11 (4.40%) Retail
4 6 (2.40%) Advertising
5 5 (2.00%) Banking
6 3 (1.20%) Publishing
6 3 (1.20%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.40%) Law
8 1 (0.40%) French Language
8 1 (0.40%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 165 (66.00%) Developer
2 56 (22.40%) Sitecore Developer
3 54 (21.60%) .NET Developer
4 31 (12.40%) Web Developer
5 28 (11.20%) Front-End Developer
6 23 (9.20%) Architect
7 20 (8.00%) C# Developer
8 14 (5.60%) Senior Developer
9 13 (5.20%) Analyst
10 12 (4.80%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (4.80%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (3.60%) Lead Developer
11 9 (3.60%) Lead .NET Developer
11 9 (3.60%) CMS Developer
12 8 (3.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (3.20%) Agile .NET Developer
13 7 (2.80%) Solutions Architect
13 7 (2.80%) Business Analyst
14 6 (2.40%) Designer
14 6 (2.40%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (68.40%) .NET
2 123 (49.20%) HTML
3 119 (47.60%) ASP.NET
4 106 (42.40%) CSS
5 102 (40.80%) jQuery
6 67 (26.80%) HTML5
7 56 (22.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 52 (20.80%) .NET Framework
9 51 (20.40%) XML
9 51 (20.40%) CSS3
10 32 (12.80%) AngularJS
11 31 (12.40%) Web Services
12 26 (10.40%) Ajax
12 26 (10.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 25 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
14 21 (8.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 18 (7.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 18 (7.20%) WCF
16 16 (6.40%) Razor View Engine
17 13 (5.20%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.60%) User Experience
2 14 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.80%) W3C
4 6 (2.40%) Digital Media
5 5 (2.00%) Social Media
6 4 (1.60%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.60%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.20%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.80%) Streaming Music
8 2 (0.80%) Taxonomies
8 2 (0.80%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.80%) Blog
8 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.40%) Arduino
9 1 (0.40%) RIA
9 1 (0.40%) FMCG
9 1 (0.40%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.40%) Clustering
9 1 (0.40%) Tandem
9 1 (0.40%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.00%) Windows
2 2 (0.80%) Android
2 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (40.80%) MVC
2 84 (33.60%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (27.60%) Content Management
4 51 (20.40%) Web Development
5 44 (17.60%) TDD
6 39 (15.60%) Scrum
7 35 (14.00%) E-Commerce
8 21 (8.40%) Project Management
9 19 (7.60%) BDD
10 18 (7.20%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (4.80%) Unit Testing
11 12 (4.80%) Domain-Driven Design
11 12 (4.80%) SOA
11 12 (4.80%) SEO
11 12 (4.80%) Migration
12 10 (4.00%) Software Engineering
13 9 (3.60%) Workflow
14 7 (2.80%) Web Design
14 7 (2.80%) Automated Testing
15 6 (2.40%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 143 (57.20%) C#
2 127 (50.80%) JavaScript
3 33 (13.20%) SQL
4 28 (11.20%) T-SQL
5 14 (5.60%) VB.NET
6 8 (3.20%) Java
7 5 (2.00%) PHP
8 3 (1.20%) C++
9 2 (0.80%) ABAP
10 1 (0.40%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (4.80%) Degree
2 2 (0.80%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.80%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.40%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.60%) QA
2 2 (0.80%) WAI
3 1 (0.40%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 250 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 48 (19.20%) EPiServer
2 48 (19.20%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.80%) Ektron
4 7 (2.80%) Google
5 6 (2.40%) RedDot
6 5 (2.00%) Omniture
6 5 (2.00%) FatWire
6 5 (2.00%) Facebook
6 5 (2.00%) Twitter
7 4 (1.60%) Nintex
7 4 (1.60%) Open Text
7 4 (1.60%) Stellent
7 4 (1.60%) Adobe
7 4 (1.60%) Interwoven
7 4 (1.60%) Vignette
8 3 (1.20%) SAP
9 2 (0.80%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.80%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.80%) Metastorm
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