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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore
Rank 382 375 434
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +59
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 199 210 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.46% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 1.00% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 151 82
Average daily rate £425 £386 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.03% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £293 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
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UK

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
20222 21084 20149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 42.85% 45.74% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12248 12496 11397
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 815 899 900
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -35 86 £413 +6.45% 57
South East -10 41 £425 +6.25% 16
East of England +12 18 £575 +21.05% 3
Yorkshire -1 17 £550 +62.96% 9
North West -5 15 £375 - 9
South West +3 11 £269 -28.33% 4
West Midlands -15 7 £381 +1.66% 1
North East - 3 £425 - 1
East Midlands -8 1 £275 +10.00% 1
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UK

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 225 (61.48%) .NET
2 198 (54.10%) Sitecore CMS
3 197 (53.83%) CMS
4 171 (46.72%) C#
5 127 (34.70%) MVC
6 124 (33.88%) Agile Software Development
7 112 (30.60%) ASP.NET
8 100 (27.32%) CSS
8 100 (27.32%) HTML
9 91 (24.86%) JavaScript
10 86 (23.50%) SQL Server
11 59 (16.12%) CSS3
12 57 (15.57%) Umbraco
13 56 (15.30%) jQuery
13 56 (15.30%) HTML5
14 55 (15.03%) Finance
14 55 (15.03%) Content Management
15 54 (14.75%) TDD
16 53 (14.48%) Web Services
17 41 (11.20%) Scrum
17 41 (11.20%) WCF
17 41 (11.20%) AngularJS
18 40 (10.93%) SQL
19 39 (10.66%) E-Commerce
19 39 (10.66%) ASP.NET MVC
20 38 (10.38%) Microsoft
21 37 (10.11%) EPiServer
22 36 (9.84%) User Experience
22 36 (9.84%) Marketing
22 36 (9.84%) .NET Framework

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 198 (54.10%) Sitecore CMS
2 197 (53.83%) CMS
3 57 (15.57%) Umbraco
4 21 (5.74%) Node.js
5 17 (4.64%) SharePoint
6 11 (3.01%) IIS
6 11 (3.01%) Kentico
7 9 (2.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 8 (2.19%) Sitefinity
8 8 (2.19%) WordPress
9 7 (1.91%) nginx
10 6 (1.64%) DNN
10 6 (1.64%) Drupal
10 6 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (1.09%) Apache
12 4 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (1.09%) Joomla!
13 3 (0.82%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.55%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 7 (1.91%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.55%) 3ds Max
3 2 (0.55%) Acrobat
3 2 (0.55%) GIMP
3 2 (0.55%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.27%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.27%) InDesign
4 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.37%) Tridion
2 3 (0.82%) Magento
2 3 (0.82%) Unica
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (5.46%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.01%) GitHub
4 4 (1.09%) Adobe Analytics
4 4 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.09%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.09%) SaaS
5 2 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.55%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.55%) IaaS
5 2 (0.55%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.27%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.27%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.01%) HTTP
2 7 (1.91%) Internet
2 7 (1.91%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (1.91%) SSL
2 7 (1.91%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.64%) Intranet
4 3 (0.82%) SAN
5 2 (0.55%) DNS
5 2 (0.55%) LAN
5 2 (0.55%) WAN
6 1 (0.27%) Extranet
6 1 (0.27%) Firewall
6 1 (0.27%) FTP
6 1 (0.27%) LDAP
6 1 (0.27%) NAS
6 1 (0.27%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (23.50%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.92%) NoSQL
3 13 (3.55%) MongoDB
4 12 (3.28%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.01%) MySQL
5 11 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (1.91%) Redis
7 6 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.82%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.55%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 26 (7.10%) Git (software)
2 18 (4.92%) Visual Studio
3 17 (4.64%) Jenkins
4 16 (4.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (3.83%) SpecFlow
6 7 (1.91%) Artifactory
6 7 (1.91%) GitLab
6 7 (1.91%) Grunt
7 5 (1.37%) Subversion
8 4 (1.09%) NUnit
9 3 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.82%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.82%) gulp
9 3 (0.82%) JIRA
9 3 (0.82%) Yeoman
10 2 (0.55%) Moq
10 2 (0.55%) MSTest
10 2 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.55%) Selenium
10 2 (0.55%) TeamCity
General
1 55 (15.03%) Finance
2 36 (9.84%) Marketing
3 14 (3.83%) Retail
4 11 (3.01%) Banking
5 6 (1.64%) Automotive
6 5 (1.37%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.09%) Legal
8 3 (0.82%) Advertising
8 3 (0.82%) Billing
8 3 (0.82%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.27%) French Language
9 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.27%) Law
9 1 (0.27%) Publishing
9 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 195 (53.28%) Developer
2 117 (31.97%) Sitecore Developer
3 94 (25.68%) .NET Developer
4 61 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 50 (13.66%) Architect
5 50 (13.66%) C# .NET Developer
6 30 (8.20%) Analyst
7 28 (7.65%) Project Manager
8 27 (7.38%) HTML Developer
9 26 (7.10%) ASP.NET Developer
10 24 (6.56%) Business Analyst
11 22 (6.01%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 20 (5.46%) HTML CSS Developer
13 19 (5.19%) Content Editor
13 19 (5.19%) Sitecore Architect
13 19 (5.19%) Web Developer
14 18 (4.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 18 (4.92%) CMS Developer
15 17 (4.64%) JavaScript Developer
15 17 (4.64%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (61.48%) .NET
2 112 (30.60%) ASP.NET
3 100 (27.32%) CSS
3 100 (27.32%) HTML
4 59 (16.12%) CSS3
5 56 (15.30%) HTML5
5 56 (15.30%) jQuery
6 53 (14.48%) Web Services
7 41 (11.20%) AngularJS
7 41 (11.20%) WCF
8 39 (10.66%) ASP.NET MVC
9 36 (9.84%) .NET Framework
10 26 (7.10%) ASP.NET Web API
11 17 (4.64%) REST
12 16 (4.37%) Entity Framework
13 15 (4.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 15 (4.10%) KnockoutJS
13 15 (4.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 14 (3.83%) Ajax
14 14 (3.83%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.84%) User Experience
2 17 (4.64%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (3.28%) Fintech
4 10 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (1.91%) Digital Media
5 7 (1.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (1.64%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.37%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (1.37%) NHS
7 5 (1.37%) Social Media
8 4 (1.09%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.09%) SCADA
9 3 (0.82%) Copywriting
9 3 (0.82%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.55%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.55%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.55%) PMI
10 2 (0.55%) W3C
11 1 (0.27%) Blog
11 1 (0.27%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 17 (4.64%) Linux
2 16 (4.37%) Unix
3 15 (4.10%) Windows
4 7 (1.91%) CoreOS
4 7 (1.91%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.82%) Android
6 3 (0.82%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.55%) CentOS
7 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.27%) AIX
8 1 (0.27%) HPUX
8 1 (0.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (34.70%) MVC
2 124 (33.88%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (15.03%) Content Management
4 54 (14.75%) TDD
5 41 (11.20%) Scrum
6 39 (10.66%) E-Commerce
7 33 (9.02%) Front End Development
8 30 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (7.38%) BDD
9 27 (7.38%) CRM
9 27 (7.38%) Web Development
10 26 (7.10%) Migration
11 25 (6.83%) SOA
12 23 (6.28%) Stakeholder Management
13 21 (5.74%) OO
14 20 (5.46%) Project Management
15 19 (5.19%) DevOps
16 18 (4.92%) Analytics
17 16 (4.37%) Web Testing
18 15 (4.10%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 171 (46.72%) C#
2 91 (24.86%) JavaScript
3 40 (10.93%) SQL
4 31 (8.47%) Java
5 18 (4.92%) PowerShell
6 17 (4.64%) Ruby
7 16 (4.37%) C++
7 16 (4.37%) Python
8 14 (3.83%) Perl
9 8 (2.19%) T-SQL
10 7 (1.91%) Go
11 5 (1.37%) PHP
11 5 (1.37%) VB
12 4 (1.09%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.55%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.55%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.55%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.55%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.55%) Scala
14 1 (0.27%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 21 (5.74%) Security Cleared
2 15 (4.10%) SC Cleared
3 10 (2.73%) Degree
4 4 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.55%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.55%) WCAG
2 7 (1.91%) QA
3 4 (1.09%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.55%) WAI
System Software
1 14 (3.83%) Docker
2 7 (1.91%) Ceph
2 7 (1.91%) GlusterFS
3 2 (0.55%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (3.83%) Ansible
1 14 (3.83%) Grafana
1 14 (3.83%) Kibana
1 14 (3.83%) logstash
1 14 (3.83%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (3.83%) Puppet
1 14 (3.83%) Salt
1 14 (3.83%) Uchiwa
2 7 (1.91%) Graphite
2 7 (1.91%) HAProxy
2 7 (1.91%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.27%) cPanel
3 1 (0.27%) SCCM
3 1 (0.27%) SCSM
3 1 (0.27%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 38 (10.38%) Microsoft
2 37 (10.11%) EPiServer
3 31 (8.47%) Adobe
4 23 (6.28%) Oracle
5 11 (3.01%) SAP
6 9 (2.46%) hybris
7 8 (2.19%) VMware
8 6 (1.64%) Google
8 6 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.37%) Capita
9 5 (1.37%) Ektron
9 5 (1.37%) Pega
10 4 (1.09%) FatWire
10 4 (1.09%) Guidewire
10 4 (1.09%) HP
10 4 (1.09%) IBM
10 4 (1.09%) Interwoven
10 4 (1.09%) MuleSoft
11 3 (0.82%) Facebook
11 3 (0.82%) Zend
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