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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 380 410 403
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -7
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 207 175 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.34% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.90% 0.75% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 111 68
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£380 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £275 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £385 £365
% change year-on-year
+0.97% +5.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
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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
23033 23372 19990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.40% 45.62% 46.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13388 13404 10969
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £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 993 1044 1105
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.09 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +28 109 £375 - 43
South East 0 44 £398 +13.57% 17
South West +7 18 £338 -30.76% 4
West Midlands -12 10 £325 -16.12% 4
East of England +19 9 £600 - 6
North West -18 8 £388 -8.82% 9
East Midlands -1 4 £250 -23.07% 1
Yorkshire -19 1 £350 -6.66% 6
North East - - - - 2
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Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 285 (69.51%) .NET
2 279 (68.05%) Sitecore CMS
3 268 (65.37%) CMS
4 246 (60.00%) C#
5 201 (49.02%) ASP.NET
6 169 (41.22%) JavaScript
7 168 (40.98%) HTML
8 164 (40.00%) MVC
9 158 (38.54%) CSS
10 134 (32.68%) Agile Software Development
11 125 (30.49%) SQL Server
12 108 (26.34%) jQuery
13 105 (25.61%) Umbraco
14 89 (21.71%) ASP.NET MVC
15 84 (20.49%) HTML5
16 82 (20.00%) E-Commerce
17 81 (19.76%) Web Services
18 73 (17.80%) Scrum
19 71 (17.32%) TDD
20 70 (17.07%) CSS3
21 68 (16.59%) Content Management
22 60 (14.63%) Microsoft
23 58 (14.15%) .NET Framework
24 57 (13.90%) EPiServer
25 56 (13.66%) WCF
26 48 (11.71%) BDD
27 45 (10.98%) SQL
28 43 (10.49%) Kentico
29 39 (9.51%) Web Development
30 36 (8.78%) AngularJS

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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
1 279 (68.05%) Sitecore CMS
2 268 (65.37%) CMS
3 105 (25.61%) Umbraco
4 43 (10.49%) Kentico
5 24 (5.85%) Sitefinity
6 19 (4.63%) SharePoint
7 18 (4.39%) DNN
8 14 (3.41%) IIS
9 13 (3.17%) Node.js
10 11 (2.68%) Adobe CQ
11 7 (1.71%) Drupal
12 6 (1.46%) Immediacy CMS
12 6 (1.46%) Zimbra
13 5 (1.22%) WordPress
14 4 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.73%) EPiServer CMS
15 3 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
15 3 (0.73%) WebSphere Portal
15 3 (0.73%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 20 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.95%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.73%) InDesign
3 3 (0.73%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 11 (2.68%) Tridion
1 11 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.20%) assyst
3 4 (0.98%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.98%) Magento
4 3 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.49%) SiteCatalyst
6 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.73%) Office 365
4 3 (0.73%) GitHub
5 1 (0.24%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.95%) Internet
2 4 (0.98%) WAN
2 4 (0.98%) HTTP
3 2 (0.49%) DNS
4 1 (0.24%) Intranet
4 1 (0.24%) GPRS
4 1 (0.24%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (30.49%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (1.71%) MySQL
5 6 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.22%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.22%) RDBMS
7 4 (0.98%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.24%) MarkLogic
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.24%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 29 (7.07%) Visual Studio
2 16 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (3.41%) Git (software)
3 14 (3.41%) NUnit
4 12 (2.93%) SpecFlow
5 11 (2.68%) TeamCity
5 11 (2.68%) Moq
6 9 (2.20%) JIRA
6 9 (2.20%) Selenium
7 7 (1.71%) Rhino Mocks
8 6 (1.46%) WebDriver
9 5 (1.22%) MSTest
9 5 (1.22%) Subversion
10 4 (0.98%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.98%) Grunt
11 3 (0.73%) eggPlant
11 3 (0.73%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.73%) WatiN
12 2 (0.49%) Maven
12 2 (0.49%) Bower
General
1 28 (6.83%) Finance
2 17 (4.15%) Retail
3 13 (3.17%) Marketing
4 8 (1.95%) Publishing
5 2 (0.49%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.49%) Advertising
5 2 (0.49%) Back Office
6 1 (0.24%) Electronics
6 1 (0.24%) Billing
6 1 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.24%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.24%) German Language
Job Titles
1 256 (62.44%) Developer
2 132 (32.20%) Sitecore Developer
3 79 (19.27%) .NET Developer
4 47 (11.46%) Architect
5 36 (8.78%) Analyst
6 28 (6.83%) C# Developer
7 25 (6.10%) Solutions Architect
8 23 (5.61%) Web Developer
9 22 (5.37%) Senior Developer
9 22 (5.37%) CMS Developer
10 21 (5.12%) C# .NET Developer
11 18 (4.39%) Umbraco Developer
12 14 (3.41%) Front-End Developer
12 14 (3.41%) Business Analyst
13 11 (2.68%) Project Manager
13 11 (2.68%) Applications Support
13 11 (2.68%) Senior .NET Developer
14 10 (2.44%) Systems Analyst
15 9 (2.20%) Senior C# Developer
15 9 (2.20%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 285 (69.51%) .NET
2 201 (49.02%) ASP.NET
3 168 (40.98%) HTML
4 158 (38.54%) CSS
5 108 (26.34%) jQuery
6 89 (21.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 84 (20.49%) HTML5
8 81 (19.76%) Web Services
9 70 (17.07%) CSS3
10 58 (14.15%) .NET Framework
11 56 (13.66%) WCF
12 36 (8.78%) AngularJS
13 34 (8.29%) ASP.NET Web API
13 34 (8.29%) Entity Framework
13 34 (8.29%) XML
14 29 (7.07%) REST
15 25 (6.10%) Razor View Engine
15 25 (6.10%) Ajax
15 25 (6.10%) LINQ
16 24 (5.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.61%) User Experience
3 16 (3.90%) W3C
4 15 (3.66%) iPad
5 14 (3.41%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.93%) Open Source
7 10 (2.44%) Social Media
7 10 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.95%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.71%) Inversion of Control
10 6 (1.46%) Google Search Appliance
11 4 (0.98%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.98%) Handset
11 4 (0.98%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.98%) Streaming Music
12 3 (0.73%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.49%) Physics
13 2 (0.49%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.49%) Taxonomies
13 2 (0.49%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (6.10%) Windows
2 13 (3.17%) Apple iOS
3 11 (2.68%) Android
4 4 (0.98%) webOS
5 1 (0.24%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (40.00%) MVC
2 134 (32.68%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 73 (17.80%) Scrum
5 71 (17.32%) TDD
6 68 (16.59%) Content Management
7 48 (11.71%) BDD
8 39 (9.51%) Web Development
9 28 (6.83%) Mentoring
10 26 (6.34%) CRM
11 25 (6.10%) Responsive Web Design
12 24 (5.85%) OO
13 22 (5.37%) Analytics
14 19 (4.63%) Unit Testing
15 18 (4.39%) SOA
16 17 (4.15%) Migration
17 16 (3.90%) Pair Programming
18 15 (3.66%) Project Management
19 14 (3.41%) Stakeholder Management
20 13 (3.17%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 246 (60.00%) C#
2 169 (41.22%) JavaScript
3 45 (10.98%) SQL
4 21 (5.12%) Java
5 17 (4.15%) VB.NET
6 15 (3.66%) T-SQL
7 8 (1.95%) VB
8 6 (1.46%) VB6
9 5 (1.22%) PHP
10 2 (0.49%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.49%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.24%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.24%) Scala
Qualifications
1 27 (6.59%) Degree
2 10 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.71%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.24%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) NDS
1 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.24%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 60 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 57 (13.90%) EPiServer
3 19 (4.63%) Ektron
4 17 (4.15%) Adobe
5 11 (2.68%) Akamai
5 11 (2.68%) Google
5 11 (2.68%) ForgeRock
6 9 (2.20%) Remedy
7 5 (1.22%) TIBCO
7 5 (1.22%) Oracle
7 5 (1.22%) hybris
8 4 (0.98%) RedDot
8 4 (0.98%) Alterian
9 3 (0.73%) Omniture
9 3 (0.73%) FatWire
9 3 (0.73%) Vignette
9 3 (0.73%) SAP
9 3 (0.73%) Lotus
9 3 (0.73%) Apple
10 2 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
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