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 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore CMS
Rank 396 423 420
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -3
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 157 125 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.82% 1.54% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 72 69
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 £288 £245 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £481 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
8633 8132 7445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.10% 17.63% 18.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5357 4883 4275
Average daily rate £400 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 285 296 386
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.87 £12.46 £11.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.57 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.73 £19.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-11.97% +1.71%

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 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 4 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 +9 80 £375 - 30
South East -4 43 £401 +8.44% 22
East of England - 9 £550 - 3
West Midlands -5 7 £313 -3.84% 6
Yorkshire -12 7 £325 - 6
South West -14 7 £235 -52.40% 5
East Midlands +4 3 - - 1
North West - - - - 9
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UK

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 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
3 186 (70.19%) .NET
4 162 (61.13%) C#
5 128 (48.30%) ASP.NET
6 127 (47.92%) HTML
7 113 (42.64%) JavaScript
8 109 (41.13%) CSS
9 98 (36.98%) Agile Software Development
10 94 (35.47%) MVC
11 82 (30.94%) SQL Server
12 81 (30.57%) Umbraco
13 78 (29.43%) jQuery
14 62 (23.40%) E-Commerce
15 61 (23.02%) ASP.NET MVC
15 61 (23.02%) HTML5
16 53 (20.00%) Microsoft
17 52 (19.62%) Scrum
18 49 (18.49%) EPiServer
18 49 (18.49%) Content Management
18 49 (18.49%) CSS3
19 46 (17.36%) TDD
20 45 (16.98%) Web Services
21 38 (14.34%) .NET Framework
22 37 (13.96%) Kentico
23 35 (13.21%) BDD
24 32 (12.08%) Web Development
25 29 (10.94%) AngularJS
26 28 (10.57%) WCF
26 28 (10.57%) SQL

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 81 (30.57%) Umbraco
3 37 (13.96%) Kentico
4 19 (7.17%) Sitefinity
5 17 (6.42%) SharePoint
6 12 (4.53%) DNN
6 12 (4.53%) Node.js
7 8 (3.02%) Drupal
8 7 (2.64%) Adobe CQ
9 5 (1.89%) WordPress
9 5 (1.89%) Immediacy CMS
10 4 (1.51%) Zimbra
10 4 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.13%) EPiServer CMS
11 3 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.13%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.75%) NetWeaver
13 1 (0.38%) Confluence
13 1 (0.38%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 21 (7.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.51%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.75%) InDesign
3 2 (0.75%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) MS Project
4 1 (0.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (3.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (3.40%) Tridion
2 4 (1.51%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.13%) Magento
3 3 (1.13%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.75%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.75%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.75%) SAP ECC
4 2 (0.75%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.38%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.13%) Office 365
3 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.75%) GitHub
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.02%) Internet
2 1 (0.38%) Intranet
2 1 (0.38%) GPRS
2 1 (0.38%) GSM
2 1 (0.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (30.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.51%) MySQL
3 4 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.75%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.75%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.38%) Star Schema
6 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (4.91%) Moq
1 13 (4.91%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.15%) SpecFlow
2 11 (4.15%) NUnit
3 10 (3.77%) Rhino Mocks
4 8 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (2.64%) Subversion
6 6 (2.26%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.89%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.89%) Selenium
8 4 (1.51%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.13%) eggPlant
9 3 (1.13%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.13%) Grunt
9 3 (1.13%) WatiN
9 3 (1.13%) MSTest
9 3 (1.13%) Firebug
10 2 (0.75%) JIRA
10 2 (0.75%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.75%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 18 (6.79%) Finance
1 18 (6.79%) Marketing
2 15 (5.66%) Retail
3 3 (1.13%) Advertising
3 3 (1.13%) Publishing
4 2 (0.75%) Back Office
5 1 (0.38%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (0.38%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 167 (63.02%) Developer
2 73 (27.55%) Sitecore Developer
3 58 (21.89%) .NET Developer
4 28 (10.57%) Architect
5 24 (9.06%) Senior Developer
6 21 (7.92%) C# Developer
6 21 (7.92%) CMS Developer
7 20 (7.55%) Analyst
7 20 (7.55%) Solutions Architect
7 20 (7.55%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (7.17%) Umbraco Developer
9 17 (6.42%) Web Developer
10 12 (4.53%) Front-End Developer
11 9 (3.40%) Content Editor
11 9 (3.40%) Systems Analyst
11 9 (3.40%) Project Manager
12 8 (3.02%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (3.02%) Web Architect
12 8 (3.02%) Web Content Editor
12 8 (3.02%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (70.19%) .NET
2 128 (48.30%) ASP.NET
3 127 (47.92%) HTML
4 109 (41.13%) CSS
5 78 (29.43%) jQuery
6 61 (23.02%) ASP.NET MVC
6 61 (23.02%) HTML5
7 49 (18.49%) CSS3
8 45 (16.98%) Web Services
9 38 (14.34%) .NET Framework
10 29 (10.94%) AngularJS
11 28 (10.57%) WCF
12 26 (9.81%) XML
12 26 (9.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 25 (9.43%) ASP.NET Web API
14 23 (8.68%) REST
15 21 (7.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 15 (5.66%) Razor View Engine
17 14 (5.28%) LINQ
17 14 (5.28%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.66%) User Experience
3 13 (4.91%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.77%) Open Source
4 10 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.02%) W3C
6 5 (1.89%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (1.89%) iPad
7 4 (1.51%) Streaming Music
7 4 (1.51%) Digital Media
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%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.75%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.75%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.75%) Physics
10 1 (0.38%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.15%) Apple iOS
2 10 (3.77%) Android
3 6 (2.26%) Windows
4 3 (1.13%) webOS
5 1 (0.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (36.98%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (35.47%) MVC
3 62 (23.40%) E-Commerce
4 52 (19.62%) Scrum
5 49 (18.49%) Content Management
6 46 (17.36%) TDD
7 35 (13.21%) BDD
8 32 (12.08%) Web Development
9 21 (7.92%) Project Management
9 21 (7.92%) SOA
10 19 (7.17%) Mentoring
11 15 (5.66%) Responsive Web Design
11 15 (5.66%) CRM
12 14 (5.28%) Domain-Driven Design
13 11 (4.15%) Pair Programming
14 10 (3.77%) Web Design
14 10 (3.77%) OO
14 10 (3.77%) Unit Testing
15 8 (3.02%) Migration
15 8 (3.02%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 162 (61.13%) C#
2 113 (42.64%) JavaScript
3 28 (10.57%) SQL
4 20 (7.55%) Java
5 11 (4.15%) T-SQL
6 6 (2.26%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.51%) PHP
8 2 (0.75%) ABAP
9 1 (0.38%) Scala
9 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (6.79%) Degree
2 7 (2.64%) VCP4
3 6 (2.26%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.51%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 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
3 49 (18.49%) EPiServer
4 16 (6.04%) Ektron
5 13 (4.91%) Adobe
6 8 (3.02%) Google
7 5 (1.89%) RedDot
8 4 (1.51%) Alterian
8 4 (1.51%) hybris
9 3 (1.13%) Omniture
9 3 (1.13%) SAP
9 3 (1.13%) Oracle
9 3 (1.13%) FatWire
10 2 (0.75%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.38%) ForgeRock
11 1 (0.38%) Demandware
11 1 (0.38%) Facebook
11 1 (0.38%) Twitter
11 1 (0.38%) Foundry
11 1 (0.38%) Akamai
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