The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 31 August 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Sitecore.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 376 399 481
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +82
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 250 191 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.38% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 0.83% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 126 63
Average daily rate
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£406 £365 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.30% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £280 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.04 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23743 22981 22201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.03% 45.64% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14353 13118 12598
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1016 1014 1026
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 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £41.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in England

Sitecore
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sitecore across the England region.

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in England

Sitecore
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sitecore across the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Sitecore Daily Rate Histogram in England

Sitecore
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore across the England region.

Sitecore Hourly Rate Trend in England

Sitecore
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sitecore across the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Sitecore Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Sitecore
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 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 +18 132 £444 +10.93% 39
Yorkshire -12 31 £350 +16.66% 6
South East -24 24 £376 -2.90% 11
East of England +23 22 £413 +44.73%
North West -17 18 £500 +12.67% 8
South West -7 14 £325 +8.33% 6
West Midlands -5 7 £400 - 2
East Midlands -12 2 £398 +20.00% 5
North East - 1 £375 -
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Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Sitecore 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.

1 273 (65.31%) .NET
2 253 (60.53%) Sitecore CMS
3 245 (58.61%) CMS
4 213 (50.96%) C#
5 163 (39.00%) ASP.NET
6 160 (38.28%) MVC
7 156 (37.32%) Agile Software Development
8 127 (30.38%) HTML
8 127 (30.38%) JavaScript
9 123 (29.43%) SQL Server
10 105 (25.12%) CSS
11 95 (22.73%) jQuery
12 81 (19.38%) Umbraco
13 71 (16.99%) ASP.NET MVC
13 71 (16.99%) Content Management
13 71 (16.99%) E-Commerce
14 67 (16.03%) Scrum
14 67 (16.03%) HTML5
15 58 (13.88%) SQL
16 55 (13.16%) TDD
16 55 (13.16%) EPiServer
17 53 (12.68%) ASP.NET Web API
18 50 (11.96%) CSS3
19 49 (11.72%) Web Services
20 48 (11.48%) Marketing
20 48 (11.48%) User Experience
21 47 (11.24%) .NET Framework
22 45 (10.77%) Finance
23 44 (10.53%) Web Development
24 43 (10.29%) Analytics

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Sitecore 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 253 (60.53%) Sitecore CMS
2 245 (58.61%) CMS
3 81 (19.38%) Umbraco
4 28 (6.70%) SharePoint
5 25 (5.98%) Kentico
6 17 (4.07%) IIS
7 16 (3.83%) WebSphere
7 16 (3.83%) Sitefinity
8 15 (3.59%) WebSphere Portal
8 15 (3.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 15 (3.59%) WebLogic
8 15 (3.59%) WebLogic Portal
9 14 (3.35%) WordPress
10 11 (2.63%) DNN
11 10 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (1.20%) Apache Solr
13 5 (1.20%) Drupal
14 4 (0.96%) Node.js
15 3 (0.72%) CoreMedia CMS
Applications
1 8 (1.91%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.24%) InDesign
3 1 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.15%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (1.44%) Tridion
3 6 (1.44%) WebTrends
4 4 (0.96%) Magento
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.87%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.96%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.48%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (0.48%) GitHub
5 2 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.24%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.11%) Internet
2 4 (0.96%) SMS
2 4 (0.96%) HTTP
3 2 (0.48%) WAN
4 1 (0.24%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (29.43%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (2.87%) MySQL
4 10 (2.39%) NoSQL
5 7 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.44%) MarkLogic
7 5 (1.20%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.20%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.48%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.24%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.24%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 34 (8.13%) Visual Studio
2 18 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (3.83%) Selenium
4 11 (2.63%) Git (software)
5 10 (2.39%) JIRA
6 8 (1.91%) NUnit
7 7 (1.67%) Subversion
7 7 (1.67%) Yeoman
8 6 (1.44%) TeamCity
8 6 (1.44%) SpecFlow
9 4 (0.96%) WebDriver
9 4 (0.96%) Grunt
10 3 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.72%) ReSharper
11 2 (0.48%) Maven
11 2 (0.48%) gulp
12 1 (0.24%) Bower
12 1 (0.24%) Karma Test Runner
12 1 (0.24%) FitNesse
12 1 (0.24%) MSTest
General
1 48 (11.48%) Marketing
2 45 (10.77%) Finance
3 19 (4.55%) Retail
4 14 (3.35%) Billing
5 6 (1.44%) Automotive
6 5 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.20%) Multimedia
6 5 (1.20%) Banking
7 4 (0.96%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.96%) Publishing
8 3 (0.72%) Advertising
9 2 (0.48%) Legal
9 2 (0.48%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.24%) Law
10 1 (0.24%) Games
10 1 (0.24%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 237 (56.70%) Developer
2 112 (26.79%) Sitecore Developer
3 82 (19.62%) .NET Developer
4 66 (15.79%) Architect
5 32 (7.66%) Analyst
6 24 (5.74%) Web Developer
7 23 (5.50%) Project Manager
8 22 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (4.55%) Technical Architect
9 19 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
10 18 (4.31%) Business Analyst
11 16 (3.83%) Senior Developer
12 11 (2.63%) Applications Support
12 11 (2.63%) C# Developer
13 10 (2.39%) CMS Developer
14 8 (1.91%) Mobile Developer
14 8 (1.91%) C# .NET Developer
15 7 (1.67%) UI Programmer
15 7 (1.67%) Mobile Web Developer
15 7 (1.67%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (65.31%) .NET
2 163 (39.00%) ASP.NET
3 127 (30.38%) HTML
4 105 (25.12%) CSS
5 95 (22.73%) jQuery
6 71 (16.99%) ASP.NET MVC
7 67 (16.03%) HTML5
8 53 (12.68%) ASP.NET Web API
9 50 (11.96%) CSS3
10 49 (11.72%) Web Services
11 47 (11.24%) .NET Framework
12 40 (9.57%) AngularJS
13 36 (8.61%) WCF
14 30 (7.18%) KnockoutJS
15 29 (6.94%) XML
16 24 (5.74%) Ajax
17 20 (4.78%) SOAP
17 20 (4.78%) WebCenter
18 16 (3.83%) REST
18 16 (3.83%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 48 (11.48%) User Experience
2 23 (5.50%) Social Media
3 17 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.39%) iPad
5 8 (1.91%) W3C
6 6 (1.44%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.20%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.96%) Blog
8 4 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (0.72%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.72%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.72%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.72%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.48%) SCADA
10 2 (0.48%) Statistics
10 2 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.48%) EPoS
10 2 (0.48%) NHS
10 2 (0.48%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (4.78%) Windows
2 6 (1.44%) Android
2 6 (1.44%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.24%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (38.28%) MVC
2 156 (37.32%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (16.99%) E-Commerce
3 71 (16.99%) Content Management
4 67 (16.03%) Scrum
5 55 (13.16%) TDD
6 44 (10.53%) Web Development
7 43 (10.29%) Analytics
8 36 (8.61%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (8.13%) CRM
9 34 (8.13%) BDD
10 32 (7.66%) Digital Marketing
11 22 (5.26%) Open Source
12 21 (5.02%) Migration
13 20 (4.78%) SEO
13 20 (4.78%) SOA
14 19 (4.55%) OO
14 19 (4.55%) B2C
14 19 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
15 18 (4.31%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 213 (50.96%) C#
2 127 (30.38%) JavaScript
3 58 (13.88%) SQL
4 33 (7.89%) T-SQL
5 26 (6.22%) Java
6 19 (4.55%) VB.NET
7 11 (2.63%) PHP
8 5 (1.20%) VB
9 4 (0.96%) Scala
10 3 (0.72%) ActionScript
10 3 (0.72%) VB6
11 2 (0.48%) Ruby
11 2 (0.48%) C
12 1 (0.24%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (3.11%) Security Cleared
2 11 (2.63%) Degree
3 10 (2.39%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.24%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.02%) QA
2 6 (1.44%) SLA
3 2 (0.48%) WCAG
3 2 (0.48%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) NDS
1 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.24%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (2.15%) Netcool
2 2 (0.48%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 55 (13.16%) EPiServer
2 41 (9.81%) Microsoft
3 40 (9.57%) Adobe
4 28 (6.70%) Oracle
5 25 (5.98%) Google
6 17 (4.07%) TIBCO
7 16 (3.83%) IBM
8 13 (3.11%) Ektron
9 11 (2.63%) Pega
10 9 (2.15%) Amdocs
10 9 (2.15%) Remedy
10 9 (2.15%) Infovista
10 9 (2.15%) BMC
11 8 (1.91%) Facebook
11 8 (1.91%) Twitter
12 6 (1.44%) Rackspace
12 6 (1.44%) hybris
12 6 (1.44%) SAP
13 5 (1.20%) Apple
14 4 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
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