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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore CMS
Rank 428 443 426
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -17
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 145 122 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.65% 1.46% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 68 64
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £491 £618
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
8813 8354 7504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.12% 17.67% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5352 5074 4353
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 320 294 381
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -4.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.09 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.57 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -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 27 March 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 27 March 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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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 +26 84 £375 - 35
South East -24 30 £400 +14.28% 17
East of England +13 8 £550 - 2
South West -12 7 £291 -40.25% 2
West Midlands -6 6 £313 -3.84% 4
North West -18 4 £450 +7.46% 14
Yorkshire -14 3 £350 - 4
East Midlands -8 2 - -
North East - - - -
Sitecore CMS
UK

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 265 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 256 (96.60%) CMS
3 193 (72.83%) .NET
4 170 (64.15%) C#
5 139 (52.45%) ASP.NET
6 128 (48.30%) HTML
7 119 (44.91%) JavaScript
8 116 (43.77%) CSS
9 107 (40.38%) MVC
10 103 (38.87%) Agile Software Development
11 92 (34.72%) SQL Server
12 87 (32.83%) Umbraco
13 83 (31.32%) jQuery
14 71 (26.79%) HTML5
15 68 (25.66%) ASP.NET MVC
16 65 (24.53%) E-Commerce
17 59 (22.26%) Scrum
18 58 (21.89%) CSS3
19 54 (20.38%) Web Services
20 53 (20.00%) Microsoft
20 53 (20.00%) EPiServer
21 49 (18.49%) TDD
22 47 (17.74%) Content Management
23 45 (16.98%) .NET Framework
24 38 (14.34%) BDD
24 38 (14.34%) Kentico
25 36 (13.58%) WCF
26 29 (10.94%) Web Development
26 29 (10.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
26 29 (10.94%) ASP.NET Web API

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 256 (96.60%) CMS
2 87 (32.83%) Umbraco
3 38 (14.34%) Kentico
4 22 (8.30%) Sitefinity
5 17 (6.42%) SharePoint
6 14 (5.28%) DNN
7 10 (3.77%) Adobe CQ
7 10 (3.77%) Node.js
8 6 (2.26%) Drupal
9 5 (1.89%) Immediacy CMS
10 4 (1.51%) WordPress
10 4 (1.51%) Zimbra
10 4 (1.51%) IIS
10 4 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (1.13%) EPiServer CMS
11 3 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.13%) Joomla!
11 3 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.75%) NetWeaver
13 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 20 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.26%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.13%) InDesign
3 3 (1.13%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 12 (4.53%) Tridion
2 9 (3.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.13%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.13%) Magento
4 2 (0.75%) SiteCatalyst
4 2 (0.75%) SAP ECC
4 2 (0.75%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.75%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.38%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.13%) Office 365
2 3 (1.13%) GitHub
3 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.64%) Internet
2 1 (0.38%) GPRS
2 1 (0.38%) GSM
2 1 (0.38%) HTTP
2 1 (0.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (34.72%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (1.89%) MySQL
3 4 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.75%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.38%) Star Schema
5 1 (0.38%) MarkLogic
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (5.66%) Visual Studio
1 15 (5.66%) NUnit
2 13 (4.91%) Moq
3 11 (4.15%) SpecFlow
4 10 (3.77%) Rhino Mocks
5 9 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (3.02%) Git (software)
7 6 (2.26%) Selenium
8 5 (1.89%) JIRA
9 4 (1.51%) WebDriver
9 4 (1.51%) Subversion
10 3 (1.13%) Firebug
10 3 (1.13%) MSTest
10 3 (1.13%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.13%) WatiN
10 3 (1.13%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.13%) Grunt
10 3 (1.13%) eggPlant
11 2 (0.75%) Bower
11 2 (0.75%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 19 (7.17%) Finance
2 15 (5.66%) Retail
3 13 (4.91%) Marketing
4 4 (1.51%) Publishing
5 3 (1.13%) Advertising
6 2 (0.75%) Back Office
7 1 (0.38%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.38%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 171 (64.53%) Developer
2 78 (29.43%) Sitecore Developer
3 58 (21.89%) .NET Developer
4 30 (11.32%) Architect
5 23 (8.68%) Analyst
5 23 (8.68%) Senior Developer
6 20 (7.55%) C# Developer
6 20 (7.55%) CMS Developer
7 18 (6.79%) Solutions Architect
7 18 (6.79%) Web Developer
7 18 (6.79%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (6.79%) Umbraco Developer
8 12 (4.53%) Front-End Developer
9 10 (3.77%) Systems Analyst
10 8 (3.02%) Business Analyst
10 8 (3.02%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (3.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (3.02%) Senior C# Developer
10 8 (3.02%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (2.64%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (72.83%) .NET
2 139 (52.45%) ASP.NET
3 128 (48.30%) HTML
4 116 (43.77%) CSS
5 83 (31.32%) jQuery
6 71 (26.79%) HTML5
7 68 (25.66%) ASP.NET MVC
8 58 (21.89%) CSS3
9 54 (20.38%) Web Services
10 45 (16.98%) .NET Framework
11 36 (13.58%) WCF
12 29 (10.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 29 (10.94%) ASP.NET Web API
13 28 (10.57%) AngularJS
14 27 (10.19%) XML
15 25 (9.43%) REST
16 21 (7.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 17 (6.42%) Razor View Engine
18 16 (6.04%) Ajax
18 16 (6.04%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.30%) User Experience
2 21 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.28%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.53%) iPad
5 10 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (3.77%) Open Source
5 10 (3.77%) W3C
6 5 (1.89%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (1.51%) Streaming Music
7 4 (1.51%) Google Search Appliance
8 3 (1.13%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.13%) Taxonomies
8 3 (1.13%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.13%) Handset
9 2 (0.75%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.75%) Physics
9 2 (0.75%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.75%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.75%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.38%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.28%) Windows
2 11 (4.15%) Apple iOS
3 10 (3.77%) Android
4 3 (1.13%) webOS
5 1 (0.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (40.38%) MVC
2 103 (38.87%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (24.53%) E-Commerce
4 59 (22.26%) Scrum
5 49 (18.49%) TDD
6 47 (17.74%) Content Management
7 38 (14.34%) BDD
8 29 (10.94%) Web Development
9 21 (7.92%) Mentoring
10 20 (7.55%) SOA
11 19 (7.17%) Project Management
12 18 (6.79%) Responsive Web Design
13 15 (5.66%) CRM
13 15 (5.66%) Domain-Driven Design
14 14 (5.28%) Migration
14 14 (5.28%) Analytics
15 13 (4.91%) Pair Programming
15 13 (4.91%) OO
15 13 (4.91%) Unit Testing
16 10 (3.77%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 170 (64.15%) C#
2 119 (44.91%) JavaScript
3 25 (9.43%) SQL
4 17 (6.42%) Java
5 13 (4.91%) T-SQL
6 8 (3.02%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.13%) PHP
8 2 (0.75%) ABAP
8 2 (0.75%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (7.55%) Degree
2 7 (2.64%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.89%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.51%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 265 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 53 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 53 (20.00%) EPiServer
3 19 (7.17%) Ektron
4 16 (6.04%) Adobe
5 8 (3.02%) Google
6 4 (1.51%) RedDot
6 4 (1.51%) Alterian
6 4 (1.51%) hybris
7 3 (1.13%) Oracle
7 3 (1.13%) Apple
7 3 (1.13%) FatWire
7 3 (1.13%) Omniture
8 2 (0.75%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.75%) SAP
9 1 (0.38%) Capita
9 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.38%) Remedy
9 1 (0.38%) ATG
9 1 (0.38%) Foundry
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