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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore CMS
Rank 428 469 500
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +31
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 142 73 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.61% 0.91% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 61 43
Average daily rate
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£375 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.50 - -
Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8816 8021 9094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.86% 17.24% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5312 4651 5282
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 365 417 426
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% +4.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.00 £39.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
Sitecore CMS
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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 25 July 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 25 July 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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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 +40 90 £400 +15.94% 40
South West -18 14 £300 +20.00% 8
Yorkshire +18 11 £300 - 3
West Midlands -8 11 £325 +23.80% 7
South East -6 8 £388 -29.54% 16
East of England - 3 £285 - 2
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
North West - - - - 6
Sitecore CMS
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Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 273 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 268 (98.17%) CMS
3 202 (73.99%) .NET
4 172 (63.00%) C#
5 132 (48.35%) ASP.NET
6 122 (44.69%) JavaScript
7 118 (43.22%) MVC
8 110 (40.29%) HTML
9 107 (39.19%) CSS
10 95 (34.80%) jQuery
11 93 (34.07%) SQL Server
12 72 (26.37%) Umbraco
13 69 (25.27%) Content Management
14 62 (22.71%) HTML5
15 60 (21.98%) ASP.NET MVC
16 55 (20.15%) CSS3
17 47 (17.22%) XML
17 47 (17.22%) Web Development
17 47 (17.22%) EPiServer
18 40 (14.65%) Agile Software Development
19 39 (14.29%) Web Services
20 38 (13.92%) TDD
21 37 (13.55%) SQL
22 35 (12.82%) Microsoft
23 33 (12.09%) .NET Framework
24 32 (11.72%) IIS
24 32 (11.72%) Visual Studio
24 32 (11.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
25 30 (10.99%) Finance
25 30 (10.99%) Scrum

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 268 (98.17%) CMS
2 72 (26.37%) Umbraco
3 32 (11.72%) IIS
4 24 (8.79%) SharePoint
5 15 (5.49%) Kentico
6 12 (4.40%) DNN
7 11 (4.03%) WordPress
8 10 (3.66%) Node.js
9 8 (2.93%) Adobe CQ
10 7 (2.56%) ExpressionEngine
10 7 (2.56%) Joomla!
11 6 (2.20%) Drupal
12 5 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (1.83%) Sitefinity
13 4 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (1.47%) Alfresco
14 2 (0.73%) Confluence
14 2 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.73%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 18 (6.59%) Photoshop
2 7 (2.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.37%) MS Project
3 1 (0.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.56%) Tridion
2 3 (1.10%) Magento
3 2 (0.73%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.47%) SaaS
2 2 (0.73%) Rackspace Cloud
2 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.56%) Internet
2 3 (1.10%) DNS
2 3 (1.10%) Intranet
3 2 (0.73%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (34.07%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (5.13%) MySQL
4 13 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.83%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.10%) RavenDB
6 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.10%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.73%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.73%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.37%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 32 (11.72%) Visual Studio
2 24 (8.79%) NUnit
3 18 (6.59%) Subversion
4 12 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (3.66%) Git (software)
5 10 (3.66%) Selenium
6 9 (3.30%) Jenkins
7 8 (2.93%) JIRA
8 7 (2.56%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.83%) Rhino Mocks
10 4 (1.47%) Moq
10 4 (1.47%) Mercurial
10 4 (1.47%) Grunt
10 4 (1.47%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.73%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.73%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.73%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (0.73%) Yeoman
11 2 (0.73%) Bower
11 2 (0.73%) MSBuild
General
1 30 (10.99%) Finance
2 10 (3.66%) Advertising
3 8 (2.93%) Marketing
4 5 (1.83%) Banking
4 5 (1.83%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.47%) Retail
5 4 (1.47%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.10%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.37%) Legal
7 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 190 (69.60%) Developer
2 79 (28.94%) Sitecore Developer
3 59 (21.61%) .NET Developer
4 32 (11.72%) Web Developer
5 30 (10.99%) C# Developer
5 30 (10.99%) Front-End Developer
6 24 (8.79%) Architect
7 21 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 17 (6.23%) ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (4.76%) CMS Developer
11 12 (4.40%) Analyst
12 9 (3.30%) Project Manager
12 9 (3.30%) Senior Developer
13 7 (2.56%) Business Analyst
14 6 (2.20%) Lead Developer
14 6 (2.20%) C# Web Developer
14 6 (2.20%) Senior .NET Developer
15 5 (1.83%) Lead Architect
15 5 (1.83%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (73.99%) .NET
2 132 (48.35%) ASP.NET
3 110 (40.29%) HTML
4 107 (39.19%) CSS
5 95 (34.80%) jQuery
6 62 (22.71%) HTML5
7 60 (21.98%) ASP.NET MVC
8 55 (20.15%) CSS3
9 47 (17.22%) XML
10 39 (14.29%) Web Services
11 33 (12.09%) .NET Framework
12 32 (11.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 28 (10.26%) WCF
14 27 (9.89%) Ajax
15 24 (8.79%) KnockoutJS
16 19 (6.96%) AngularJS
17 15 (5.49%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 14 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 14 (5.13%) ADO.NET
19 13 (4.76%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.56%) W3C
1 7 (2.56%) Digital Media
1 7 (2.56%) Mobile App
2 5 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (1.83%) Streaming Music
2 5 (1.83%) iPhone
3 4 (1.47%) Social Media
4 3 (1.10%) Open Source
4 3 (1.10%) Kindle
4 3 (1.10%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.73%) FMCG
5 2 (0.73%) Blackberry
5 2 (0.73%) Copywriting
6 1 (0.37%) RIA
6 1 (0.37%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.37%) Physics
6 1 (0.37%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.37%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.37%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.49%) Windows
2 7 (2.56%) Android
3 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (0.73%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.73%) Linux
3 2 (0.73%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (43.22%) MVC
2 69 (25.27%) Content Management
3 47 (17.22%) Web Development
4 40 (14.65%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (13.92%) TDD
6 30 (10.99%) Scrum
7 28 (10.26%) E-Commerce
8 23 (8.42%) Unit Testing
9 18 (6.59%) Responsive Web Design
10 17 (6.23%) Project Management
11 14 (5.13%) Web Design
12 12 (4.40%) BDD
13 11 (4.03%) Software Engineering
13 11 (4.03%) OO
14 10 (3.66%) Migration
15 9 (3.30%) Web Application Development
16 8 (2.93%) Domain-Driven Design
17 7 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
17 7 (2.56%) SEO
17 7 (2.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 172 (63.00%) C#
2 122 (44.69%) JavaScript
3 37 (13.55%) SQL
4 24 (8.79%) T-SQL
5 15 (5.49%) PHP
6 13 (4.76%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.10%) Python
7 3 (1.10%) Java
8 2 (0.73%) Objective-C
8 2 (0.73%) Ruby
8 2 (0.73%) Scala
9 1 (0.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (2.93%) Degree
2 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.30%) QA
2 3 (1.10%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.10%) SLA
3 1 (0.37%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (1.10%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.73%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 273 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 47 (17.22%) EPiServer
3 35 (12.82%) Microsoft
4 23 (8.42%) Ektron
5 9 (3.30%) Google
6 7 (2.56%) Adobe
6 7 (2.56%) Facebook
7 6 (2.20%) Twitter
7 6 (2.20%) FatWire
8 5 (1.83%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.47%) Vignette
9 4 (1.47%) Interwoven
9 4 (1.47%) Open Text
9 4 (1.47%) RedDot
9 4 (1.47%) Stellent
9 4 (1.47%) Nintex
10 3 (1.10%) Omniture
11 2 (0.73%) VMware
11 2 (0.73%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.73%) Metastorm
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