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 3 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.

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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 396 350 455
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +105
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 195 213 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.44% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 0.98% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 150 71
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£380 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £11.78 £9.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.78 £9.50 -
% change year-on-year
+24.00% -
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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
22830 21631 20878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.05% 45.17% 46.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13693 12374 11460
Average daily rate £399 £388 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.91% -1.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1020 971 1157
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.24 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.06 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 July 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
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 3 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 -30 111 £400 - 44
South East -6 22 £375 - 15
Yorkshire -13 18 £325 +8.33% 9
East of England +17 17 £413 +44.73% 5
North West -10 10 £325 -18.75% 14
South West -23 7 £431 +40.24% 5
East Midlands -6 3 £398 -24.28% 2
West Midlands -21 1 £400 +16.36% 5
North East -22 1 £300 -5.51% 2
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UK

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 270 (66.50%) Sitecore CMS
2 269 (66.26%) .NET
3 257 (63.30%) CMS
4 223 (54.93%) C#
5 175 (43.10%) ASP.NET
6 159 (39.16%) MVC
7 155 (38.18%) JavaScript
8 152 (37.44%) Agile Software Development
9 150 (36.95%) HTML
10 137 (33.74%) CSS
11 125 (30.79%) SQL Server
12 100 (24.63%) jQuery
13 96 (23.65%) Umbraco
14 84 (20.69%) E-Commerce
15 81 (19.95%) HTML5
16 78 (19.21%) Scrum
17 76 (18.72%) ASP.NET MVC
18 73 (17.98%) TDD
19 68 (16.75%) Content Management
20 64 (15.76%) CSS3
21 62 (15.27%) EPiServer
22 57 (14.04%) .NET Framework
23 55 (13.55%) SQL
24 53 (13.05%) Web Services
25 49 (12.07%) Microsoft
26 46 (11.33%) ASP.NET Web API
27 45 (11.08%) BDD
28 43 (10.59%) WCF
29 42 (10.34%) Kentico
30 40 (9.85%) Web Development

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 270 (66.50%) Sitecore CMS
2 257 (63.30%) CMS
3 96 (23.65%) Umbraco
4 42 (10.34%) Kentico
5 29 (7.14%) SharePoint
6 21 (5.17%) Sitefinity
7 19 (4.68%) IIS
8 17 (4.19%) DNN
9 13 (3.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 11 (2.71%) WordPress
11 8 (1.97%) WebSphere
11 8 (1.97%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (1.72%) WebSphere Portal
12 7 (1.72%) WebLogic
12 7 (1.72%) WebLogic Portal
13 6 (1.48%) Drupal
13 6 (1.48%) Node.js
14 4 (0.99%) EPiServer CMS
14 4 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (2.71%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.22%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.74%) InDesign
3 3 (0.74%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 14 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (2.96%) Tridion
3 6 (1.48%) WebTrends
4 5 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.74%) Magento
6 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.97%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.74%) GitHub
4 2 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.49%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.49%) Office 365
5 1 (0.25%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.96%) Internet
2 4 (0.99%) SMS
2 4 (0.99%) WAN
3 3 (0.74%) HTTP
4 2 (0.49%) DNS
5 1 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (30.79%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (1.72%) Relational Database
4 7 (1.72%) MySQL
5 5 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.23%) RDBMS
5 5 (1.23%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.49%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.25%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.25%) MarkLogic
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.25%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 35 (8.62%) Visual Studio
2 20 (4.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (3.69%) Selenium
4 14 (3.45%) Git (software)
5 11 (2.71%) TeamCity
5 11 (2.71%) JIRA
6 7 (1.72%) NUnit
7 6 (1.48%) WebDriver
7 6 (1.48%) SpecFlow
8 5 (1.23%) Grunt
9 3 (0.74%) eggPlant
9 3 (0.74%) WatiN
9 3 (0.74%) Subversion
10 2 (0.49%) Maven
10 2 (0.49%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.49%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.49%) Bower
10 2 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.49%) gulp
10 2 (0.49%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 34 (8.37%) Finance
2 27 (6.65%) Marketing
3 20 (4.93%) Retail
4 8 (1.97%) Billing
5 5 (1.23%) Multimedia
6 4 (0.99%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.74%) Advertising
8 2 (0.49%) Publishing
8 2 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.49%) Back Office
9 1 (0.25%) Electronics
9 1 (0.25%) Law
9 1 (0.25%) Legal
9 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.25%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 251 (61.82%) Developer
2 127 (31.28%) Sitecore Developer
3 85 (20.94%) .NET Developer
4 45 (11.08%) Architect
5 30 (7.39%) Analyst
6 29 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 22 (5.42%) Front-End Developer
8 20 (4.93%) Project Manager
8 20 (4.93%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (4.68%) CMS Developer
10 17 (4.19%) C# Developer
11 15 (3.69%) Business Analyst
12 12 (2.96%) Senior Developer
13 11 (2.71%) Applications Support
14 10 (2.46%) Systems Analyst
14 10 (2.46%) C# .NET Developer
14 10 (2.46%) Umbraco Developer
15 9 (2.22%) Technical Architect
16 8 (1.97%) Technical Manager
16 8 (1.97%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (66.26%) .NET
2 175 (43.10%) ASP.NET
3 150 (36.95%) HTML
4 137 (33.74%) CSS
5 100 (24.63%) jQuery
6 81 (19.95%) HTML5
7 76 (18.72%) ASP.NET MVC
8 64 (15.76%) CSS3
9 57 (14.04%) .NET Framework
10 53 (13.05%) Web Services
11 46 (11.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 43 (10.59%) WCF
13 38 (9.36%) AngularJS
14 32 (7.88%) XML
15 26 (6.40%) Entity Framework
16 25 (6.16%) KnockoutJS
17 24 (5.91%) LINQ
18 23 (5.67%) Razor View Engine
18 23 (5.67%) REST
19 20 (4.93%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.64%) User Experience
2 18 (4.43%) W3C
3 16 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.94%) Social Media
4 14 (3.45%) iPad
5 9 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.48%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (0.99%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.49%) Google Search Appliance
9 2 (0.49%) Handset
9 2 (0.49%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.49%) Physics
9 2 (0.49%) Statistics
9 2 (0.49%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.49%) EPoS
9 2 (0.49%) NHS
10 1 (0.25%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.43%) Windows
2 7 (1.72%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.23%) Android
4 2 (0.49%) webOS
5 1 (0.25%) UNIX
5 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (39.16%) MVC
2 152 (37.44%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (20.69%) E-Commerce
4 78 (19.21%) Scrum
5 73 (17.98%) TDD
6 68 (16.75%) Content Management
7 45 (11.08%) BDD
8 40 (9.85%) Web Development
9 36 (8.87%) CRM
10 33 (8.13%) Analytics
11 29 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (6.16%) Responsive Web Design
13 23 (5.67%) Unit Testing
14 22 (5.42%) Mentoring
15 19 (4.68%) Migration
16 18 (4.43%) Stakeholder Management
16 18 (4.43%) OO
17 17 (4.19%) SDLC
18 16 (3.94%) Pair Programming
19 14 (3.45%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 223 (54.93%) C#
2 155 (38.18%) JavaScript
3 55 (13.55%) SQL
4 24 (5.91%) T-SQL
5 23 (5.67%) Java
6 17 (4.19%) VB.NET
7 10 (2.46%) PHP
8 5 (1.23%) VB
9 3 (0.74%) ActionScript
10 2 (0.49%) VB6
10 2 (0.49%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.49%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.49%) C
11 1 (0.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (5.67%) Degree
2 15 (3.69%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.96%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.25%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.45%) QA
2 6 (1.48%) SLA
3 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.25%) NDS
1 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (1.23%) Netcool
2 2 (0.49%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 62 (15.27%) EPiServer
2 49 (12.07%) Microsoft
3 26 (6.40%) Adobe
4 21 (5.17%) Google
5 15 (3.69%) Ektron
5 15 (3.69%) Oracle
6 12 (2.96%) TIBCO
7 9 (2.22%) Facebook
7 9 (2.22%) Twitter
8 8 (1.97%) hybris
9 6 (1.48%) IBM
10 5 (1.23%) Remedy
10 5 (1.23%) Infovista
10 5 (1.23%) BMC
10 5 (1.23%) Pega
10 5 (1.23%) Amdocs
10 5 (1.23%) Rackspace
11 4 (0.99%) FatWire
12 3 (0.74%) Apple
12 3 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
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