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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore CMS
Rank 467 441 473
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +32
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 128 142 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.29% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.34% 1.59% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 101 61
Average daily rate
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£398 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+24.21% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.04 £9.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+289.89% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £9.50 -
% change year-on-year
+289.89% -
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
9555 8913 8056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.48% 18.05% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6245 5372 4648
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £505 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 282 367 418
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £36.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £16.68 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+26.80% -14.48%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -15 69 £400 - 24
East of England +14 16 £413 +44.73% 1
South East -15 14 £363 -6.45% 9
Yorkshire -21 12 £325 +8.33% 8
North West - 7 £500 - 7
East Midlands -9 3 £398 -
South West -9 2 £434 +44.75% 3
West Midlands -7 1 £400 +23.07% 1
North East -27 1 £300 -5.51%
Sitecore CMS
UK

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 277 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 270 (97.47%) CMS
3 201 (72.56%) .NET
4 154 (55.60%) C#
5 130 (46.93%) ASP.NET
6 110 (39.71%) MVC
7 105 (37.91%) JavaScript
8 104 (37.55%) HTML
9 93 (33.57%) CSS
10 92 (33.21%) SQL Server
11 88 (31.77%) Agile Software Development
12 81 (29.24%) Umbraco
13 66 (23.83%) ASP.NET MVC
14 65 (23.47%) Content Management
15 59 (21.30%) jQuery
16 58 (20.94%) HTML5
17 57 (20.58%) EPiServer
18 54 (19.49%) E-Commerce
19 48 (17.33%) Web Services
20 44 (15.88%) .NET Framework
20 44 (15.88%) CSS3
21 41 (14.80%) Scrum
22 38 (13.72%) TDD
23 35 (12.64%) Kentico
24 34 (12.27%) Microsoft
25 33 (11.91%) Web Development
25 33 (11.91%) Analytics
26 28 (10.11%) WCF
27 27 (9.75%) User Experience
27 27 (9.75%) BDD

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 270 (97.47%) CMS
2 81 (29.24%) Umbraco
3 35 (12.64%) Kentico
4 23 (8.30%) SharePoint
5 19 (6.86%) Sitefinity
6 16 (5.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 15 (5.42%) DNN
8 14 (5.05%) WordPress
9 11 (3.97%) IIS
10 7 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (2.17%) Drupal
12 5 (1.81%) Node.js
13 4 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (1.44%) Apache Solr
14 3 (1.08%) Immediacy CMS
14 3 (1.08%) CoreMedia CMS
15 2 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.72%) Orchard CMS
15 2 (0.72%) OpenStack
15 2 (0.72%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 7 (2.53%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.17%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.36%) InDesign
3 1 (0.36%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 13 (4.69%) Tridion
2 9 (3.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (2.17%) WebTrends
4 3 (1.08%) Magento
5 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.61%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.72%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.72%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.36%) Office 365
5 1 (0.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.33%) Internet
2 4 (1.44%) SMS
3 1 (0.36%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (33.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (2.53%) MySQL
3 6 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.44%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.08%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.08%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.72%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.36%) Star Schema
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.36%) MarkLogic
7 1 (0.36%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (6.50%) Visual Studio
2 16 (5.78%) Selenium
3 14 (5.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (2.89%) Git (software)
5 7 (2.53%) NUnit
5 7 (2.53%) JIRA
6 5 (1.81%) TeamCity
6 5 (1.81%) SpecFlow
7 4 (1.44%) Grunt
7 4 (1.44%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.08%) Subversion
8 3 (1.08%) Yeoman
9 2 (0.72%) Bower
9 2 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.72%) gulp
9 2 (0.72%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (0.72%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.36%) Capybara
10 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.36%) ReSharper
General
1 25 (9.03%) Finance
2 19 (6.86%) Marketing
3 13 (4.69%) Retail
4 5 (1.81%) Multimedia
4 5 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.08%) Publishing
6 2 (0.72%) Back Office
7 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.36%) Games
7 1 (0.36%) Banking
7 1 (0.36%) Law
7 1 (0.36%) Legal
7 1 (0.36%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.36%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 164 (59.21%) Developer
2 79 (28.52%) Sitecore Developer
3 71 (25.63%) .NET Developer
4 36 (13.00%) Architect
5 28 (10.11%) Analyst
6 20 (7.22%) Web Developer
7 14 (5.05%) Business Analyst
7 14 (5.05%) CMS Developer
8 11 (3.97%) Project Manager
8 11 (3.97%) Technical Architect
8 11 (3.97%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (3.97%) Senior Developer
9 10 (3.61%) Systems Analyst
9 10 (3.61%) Front-End Developer
10 9 (3.25%) C# Developer
10 9 (3.25%) Applications Support
11 6 (2.17%) Content Editor
11 6 (2.17%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (2.17%) Umbraco Developer
12 5 (1.81%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (72.56%) .NET
2 130 (46.93%) ASP.NET
3 104 (37.55%) HTML
4 93 (33.57%) CSS
5 66 (23.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 59 (21.30%) jQuery
7 58 (20.94%) HTML5
8 48 (17.33%) Web Services
9 44 (15.88%) CSS3
9 44 (15.88%) .NET Framework
10 28 (10.11%) WCF
11 26 (9.39%) Ajax
12 25 (9.03%) ASP.NET Web API
13 24 (8.66%) XML
14 18 (6.50%) AngularJS
14 18 (6.50%) REST
15 17 (6.14%) Razor View Engine
15 17 (6.14%) LINQ
16 16 (5.78%) SOAP
17 15 (5.42%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.75%) User Experience
2 17 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.14%) Social Media
3 14 (5.05%) iPad
4 8 (2.89%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.53%) W3C
5 7 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.44%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.08%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.72%) EPoS
9 2 (0.72%) NHS
9 2 (0.72%) Statistics
9 2 (0.72%) Google Search Appliance
9 2 (0.72%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.72%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.36%) Streaming Music
10 1 (0.36%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.36%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.78%) Windows
2 5 (1.81%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.44%) Android
4 1 (0.36%) webOS
4 1 (0.36%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (39.71%) MVC
2 88 (31.77%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (23.47%) Content Management
4 54 (19.49%) E-Commerce
5 41 (14.80%) Scrum
6 38 (13.72%) TDD
7 33 (11.91%) Web Development
7 33 (11.91%) Analytics
8 27 (9.75%) BDD
9 23 (8.30%) CRM
10 18 (6.50%) Responsive Web Design
11 17 (6.14%) Migration
12 16 (5.78%) SEO
12 16 (5.78%) OO
12 16 (5.78%) Unit Testing
13 15 (5.42%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (5.42%) Mentoring
14 13 (4.69%) SDLC
14 13 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (4.33%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 154 (55.60%) C#
2 105 (37.91%) JavaScript
3 25 (9.03%) SQL
4 19 (6.86%) Java
5 12 (4.33%) VB.NET
6 9 (3.25%) PHP
7 5 (1.81%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.08%) ActionScript
9 2 (0.72%) Ruby
9 2 (0.72%) VB
9 2 (0.72%) C
10 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.36%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (5.42%) Security Cleared
2 13 (4.69%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.33%) Degree
4 4 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.36%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.89%) QA
2 6 (2.17%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 2 (0.72%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 277 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 57 (20.58%) EPiServer
3 34 (12.27%) Microsoft
4 21 (7.58%) Google
5 19 (6.86%) Ektron
6 15 (5.42%) Adobe
7 6 (2.17%) Facebook
7 6 (2.17%) Twitter
7 6 (2.17%) Rackspace
8 5 (1.81%) Oracle
9 4 (1.44%) Apple
9 4 (1.44%) FatWire
10 3 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.08%) Omniture
10 3 (1.08%) hybris
10 3 (1.08%) Demandware
11 1 (0.36%) ATG
11 1 (0.36%) Telerik
11 1 (0.36%) Alterian
11 1 (0.36%) Capita
London
First Point
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
First Point
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £350 - £500 Per Day Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £280.00 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
TRG
Rate: 350-500 Per Day Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £345 - £400 per day + Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £280.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £400 - £475 per day + Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago