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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore CMS
Rank 460 466 448
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 119 85 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.32% 1.02% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 52 58
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £279 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £425 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
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
9036 8346 8027
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.23% 17.82% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5944 5178 4619
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £515 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 302 356 412
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £18.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £36.07 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +17 57 £380 +1.33% 35
South East -11 27 £344 -12.42% 6
Yorkshire -5 8 £350 +14.75%
South West -27 8 £375 +20.00% 6
East of England - 8 £600 - 1
East Midlands +9 4 £363 -
North West -13 3 £438 +25.00% 8
West Midlands - 3 £300 - 6
South Coast - - - -
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Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 245 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 241 (98.37%) CMS
3 176 (71.84%) .NET
4 151 (61.63%) C#
5 125 (51.02%) HTML
6 123 (50.20%) ASP.NET
7 117 (47.76%) JavaScript
8 96 (39.18%) CSS
8 96 (39.18%) jQuery
9 93 (37.96%) MVC
10 90 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
11 89 (36.33%) SQL Server
12 65 (26.53%) HTML5
13 60 (24.49%) ASP.NET MVC
14 59 (24.08%) Umbraco
15 55 (22.45%) .NET Framework
15 55 (22.45%) Microsoft
16 52 (21.22%) Content Management
17 49 (20.00%) Scrum
18 48 (19.59%) E-Commerce
19 46 (18.78%) TDD
20 43 (17.55%) CSS3
21 41 (16.73%) EPiServer
21 41 (16.73%) Web Services
22 39 (15.92%) Web Development
23 37 (15.10%) AngularJS
24 35 (14.29%) SQL
25 34 (13.88%) XML
26 32 (13.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
27 29 (11.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 241 (98.37%) CMS
2 59 (24.08%) Umbraco
3 23 (9.39%) SharePoint
4 20 (8.16%) Kentico
5 14 (5.71%) Node.js
6 12 (4.90%) Sitefinity
7 10 (4.08%) DNN
8 9 (3.67%) Drupal
9 8 (3.27%) Adobe CQ
10 7 (2.86%) IIS
11 6 (2.45%) Alfresco
12 5 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (1.63%) Immediacy CMS
13 4 (1.63%) WordPress
13 4 (1.63%) Zimbra
14 3 (1.22%) Joomla!
14 3 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (1.22%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 26 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.67%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.82%) MS Office
4 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (2.45%) Tridion
2 4 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.22%) Magento
4 2 (0.82%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.82%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.82%) SAP ECC
5 1 (0.41%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.45%) Internet
2 1 (0.41%) GPRS
2 1 (0.41%) GSM
2 1 (0.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (36.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.45%) MySQL
3 5 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.63%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.82%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.82%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.41%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (0.41%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 24 (9.80%) Visual Studio
2 22 (8.98%) NUnit
3 19 (7.76%) Moq
4 17 (6.94%) SpecFlow
5 16 (6.53%) Rhino Mocks
6 12 (4.90%) Subversion
7 10 (4.08%) Selenium
8 9 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (2.45%) JIRA
10 4 (1.63%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.63%) Git (software)
10 4 (1.63%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.22%) MSTest
11 3 (1.22%) Firebug
12 1 (0.41%) JUnit
12 1 (0.41%) Maven
12 1 (0.41%) JMeter
12 1 (0.41%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.41%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.41%) Grunt
General
1 19 (7.76%) Finance
2 15 (6.12%) Marketing
3 13 (5.31%) Retail
4 5 (2.04%) Advertising
5 4 (1.63%) Publishing
5 4 (1.63%) Banking
6 1 (0.41%) Law
6 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.41%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.41%) French Language
6 1 (0.41%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 159 (64.90%) Developer
2 63 (25.71%) Sitecore Developer
3 52 (21.22%) .NET Developer
4 23 (9.39%) Senior Developer
5 22 (8.98%) Architect
5 22 (8.98%) C# Developer
6 20 (8.16%) Web Developer
7 16 (6.53%) C# .NET Developer
8 15 (6.12%) Front-End Developer
9 14 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (5.31%) Analyst
10 13 (5.31%) Umbraco Developer
11 12 (4.90%) CMS Developer
11 12 (4.90%) ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (3.67%) Lead Developer
13 8 (3.27%) Senior C# Developer
14 7 (2.86%) Senior .NET Developer
14 7 (2.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 7 (2.86%) Test Analyst
14 7 (2.86%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (71.84%) .NET
2 125 (51.02%) HTML
3 123 (50.20%) ASP.NET
4 96 (39.18%) CSS
4 96 (39.18%) jQuery
5 65 (26.53%) HTML5
6 60 (24.49%) ASP.NET MVC
7 55 (22.45%) .NET Framework
8 43 (17.55%) CSS3
9 41 (16.73%) Web Services
10 37 (15.10%) AngularJS
11 34 (13.88%) XML
12 32 (13.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 29 (11.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 23 (9.39%) ASP.NET Web API
15 21 (8.57%) REST
15 21 (8.57%) WCF
16 20 (8.16%) Ajax
16 20 (8.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 19 (7.76%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.71%) User Experience
3 10 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.86%) Open Source
5 6 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (1.63%) Google Search Appliance
7 4 (1.63%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.22%) W3C
8 3 (1.22%) Social Media
8 3 (1.22%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.22%) Streaming Music
8 3 (1.22%) Taxonomies
8 3 (1.22%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.82%) Handset
9 2 (0.82%) Blog
9 2 (0.82%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.82%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.41%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.41%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.67%) Android
1 9 (3.67%) Apple iOS
2 6 (2.45%) Windows
3 2 (0.82%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (37.96%) MVC
2 90 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (21.22%) Content Management
4 49 (20.00%) Scrum
5 48 (19.59%) E-Commerce
6 46 (18.78%) TDD
7 39 (15.92%) Web Development
8 28 (11.43%) BDD
9 26 (10.61%) Project Management
10 24 (9.80%) SOA
11 19 (7.76%) Domain-Driven Design
12 14 (5.71%) Responsive Web Design
13 11 (4.49%) Migration
14 10 (4.08%) SEO
14 10 (4.08%) OO
15 9 (3.67%) CRM
15 9 (3.67%) Web Design
15 9 (3.67%) Mentoring
16 6 (2.45%) Waterfall
16 6 (2.45%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 151 (61.63%) C#
2 117 (47.76%) JavaScript
3 35 (14.29%) SQL
4 23 (9.39%) T-SQL
5 12 (4.90%) Java
6 11 (4.49%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.22%) PHP
7 3 (1.22%) C++
8 2 (0.82%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 12 (4.90%) Degree
2 3 (1.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.82%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.41%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.27%) QA
2 2 (0.82%) WAI
3 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 245 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 55 (22.45%) Microsoft
3 41 (16.73%) EPiServer
4 13 (5.31%) Ektron
5 9 (3.67%) RedDot
6 7 (2.86%) Google
7 4 (1.63%) Nintex
7 4 (1.63%) Stellent
7 4 (1.63%) FatWire
7 4 (1.63%) Vignette
7 4 (1.63%) Interwoven
8 3 (1.22%) SAP
8 3 (1.22%) Adobe
8 3 (1.22%) Alterian
9 2 (0.82%) Omniture
9 2 (0.82%) Open Text
9 2 (0.82%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.82%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.41%) ForgeRock
10 1 (0.41%) Akamai
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