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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 370 384 452
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +68
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 233 192 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.39% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 1.03% 0.86% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 123 76
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £292 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £24.41 £9.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+156.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.41 £9.50 -
% change year-on-year
+156.94% -
Sitecore
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
22706 22214 21558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.97% 45.00% 46.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13686 12544 12039
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 989 994 1100
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £11.00 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 4 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 4 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 4 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 +9 124 £425 +6.25% 42
Yorkshire -5 34 £325 +8.33% 10
East of England +14 25 £413 +44.73% 1
South East -19 24 £375 -3.22% 9
North West -16 13 £500 +14.28% 15
South West -19 5 £425 +39.91% 13
West Midlands -3 3 £400 +14.28% 1
East Midlands -6 3 £398 -24.28%
North East - 1 £300 -
Sitecore
UK

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 291 (66.90%) .NET
2 275 (63.22%) Sitecore CMS
3 268 (61.61%) CMS
4 231 (53.10%) C#
5 181 (41.61%) ASP.NET
6 161 (37.01%) MVC
7 156 (35.86%) Agile Software Development
8 149 (34.25%) JavaScript
9 146 (33.56%) HTML
10 135 (31.03%) SQL Server
11 125 (28.74%) CSS
12 102 (23.45%) jQuery
13 89 (20.46%) Umbraco
14 78 (17.93%) E-Commerce
15 76 (17.47%) ASP.NET MVC
16 74 (17.01%) HTML5
17 69 (15.86%) Content Management
18 68 (15.63%) SQL
18 68 (15.63%) Scrum
19 63 (14.48%) TDD
20 60 (13.79%) EPiServer
21 55 (12.64%) CSS3
22 52 (11.95%) Web Services
23 48 (11.03%) .NET Framework
23 48 (11.03%) ASP.NET Web API
24 46 (10.57%) User Experience
24 46 (10.57%) Web Development
25 44 (10.11%) Microsoft
26 43 (9.89%) Marketing
26 43 (9.89%) Analytics

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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
1 275 (63.22%) Sitecore CMS
2 268 (61.61%) CMS
3 89 (20.46%) Umbraco
4 34 (7.82%) Kentico
5 28 (6.44%) SharePoint
6 20 (4.60%) Sitefinity
7 19 (4.37%) IIS
8 16 (3.68%) WebSphere
9 15 (3.45%) WebLogic
9 15 (3.45%) WebLogic Portal
9 15 (3.45%) WebSphere Portal
10 14 (3.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 14 (3.22%) DNN
10 14 (3.22%) WordPress
11 9 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
12 7 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (1.38%) Apache Solr
14 5 (1.15%) Node.js
14 5 (1.15%) Drupal
15 3 (0.69%) CoreMedia CMS
Applications
1 11 (2.53%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.61%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.23%) InDesign
3 1 (0.23%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.30%) Tridion
3 9 (2.07%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (1.38%) WebTrends
5 4 (0.92%) Magento
6 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.30%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.46%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.46%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (0.46%) GitHub
5 2 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.23%) Office 365
6 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.22%) Internet
2 4 (0.92%) SMS
2 4 (0.92%) WAN
3 1 (0.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (2.30%) MySQL
5 7 (1.61%) MongoDB
5 7 (1.61%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.38%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.92%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.92%) MarkLogic
9 2 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.23%) Star Schema
10 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.23%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.23%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 37 (8.51%) Visual Studio
2 21 (4.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (3.68%) Selenium
4 11 (2.53%) Git (software)
5 9 (2.07%) JIRA
6 8 (1.84%) NUnit
6 8 (1.84%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.38%) Subversion
8 5 (1.15%) SpecFlow
8 5 (1.15%) Yeoman
9 4 (0.92%) Grunt
9 4 (0.92%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.69%) ReSharper
10 3 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.46%) gulp
11 2 (0.46%) Bower
11 2 (0.46%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (0.46%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.46%) Maven
11 2 (0.46%) Jasmine
General
1 43 (9.89%) Marketing
2 39 (8.97%) Finance
3 19 (4.37%) Retail
4 14 (3.22%) Billing
5 5 (1.15%) Multimedia
5 5 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (1.15%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.69%) Banking
6 3 (0.69%) Advertising
6 3 (0.69%) Publishing
7 2 (0.46%) Back Office
7 2 (0.46%) Legal
8 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.23%) Law
8 1 (0.23%) Electronics
8 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.23%) Games
8 1 (0.23%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.23%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 258 (59.31%) Developer
2 126 (28.97%) Sitecore Developer
3 88 (20.23%) .NET Developer
4 65 (14.94%) Architect
5 34 (7.82%) Analyst
6 27 (6.21%) Web Developer
6 27 (6.21%) Solutions Architect
7 18 (4.14%) Project Manager
7 18 (4.14%) Front-End Developer
8 17 (3.91%) Technical Architect
9 16 (3.68%) Senior Developer
9 16 (3.68%) Business Analyst
10 15 (3.45%) C# Developer
11 14 (3.22%) CMS Developer
12 12 (2.76%) Applications Support
13 11 (2.53%) Systems Analyst
14 8 (1.84%) Mobile Developer
14 8 (1.84%) C# .NET Developer
15 7 (1.61%) Oracle Architect
15 7 (1.61%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (66.90%) .NET
2 181 (41.61%) ASP.NET
3 146 (33.56%) HTML
4 125 (28.74%) CSS
5 102 (23.45%) jQuery
6 76 (17.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 74 (17.01%) HTML5
8 55 (12.64%) CSS3
9 52 (11.95%) Web Services
10 48 (11.03%) .NET Framework
10 48 (11.03%) ASP.NET Web API
11 37 (8.51%) AngularJS
12 35 (8.05%) WCF
13 29 (6.67%) XML
14 28 (6.44%) KnockoutJS
15 27 (6.21%) Ajax
16 21 (4.83%) WebCenter
17 19 (4.37%) LINQ
18 18 (4.14%) SOAP
18 18 (4.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.57%) User Experience
2 21 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.83%) Social Media
3 12 (2.76%) iPad
4 10 (2.30%) W3C
5 7 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.38%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.15%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.69%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.69%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.69%) Blog
8 3 (0.69%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (0.69%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.46%) EPoS
9 2 (0.46%) NHS
9 2 (0.46%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.46%) Statistics
9 2 (0.46%) Google Search Appliance
10 1 (0.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.06%) Windows
2 8 (1.84%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.38%) Android
4 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.23%) webOS
4 1 (0.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (37.01%) MVC
2 156 (35.86%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (17.93%) E-Commerce
4 69 (15.86%) Content Management
5 68 (15.63%) Scrum
6 63 (14.48%) TDD
7 46 (10.57%) Web Development
8 43 (9.89%) Analytics
9 36 (8.28%) BDD
9 36 (8.28%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (7.36%) CRM
11 27 (6.21%) Digital Marketing
12 22 (5.06%) Enterprise Architecture
12 22 (5.06%) Migration
12 22 (5.06%) Open Source
13 20 (4.60%) Responsive Web Design
14 19 (4.37%) OO
14 19 (4.37%) Web Analytics
14 19 (4.37%) Unit Testing
15 17 (3.91%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 231 (53.10%) C#
2 149 (34.25%) JavaScript
3 68 (15.63%) SQL
4 32 (7.36%) T-SQL
5 23 (5.29%) Java
6 16 (3.68%) VB.NET
7 11 (2.53%) PHP
8 6 (1.38%) VB
9 4 (0.92%) VB6
10 3 (0.69%) Scala
10 3 (0.69%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.46%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.46%) C
11 2 (0.46%) Ruby
11 2 (0.46%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (3.91%) Degree
2 15 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.76%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.23%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.83%) QA
2 6 (1.38%) SLA
3 1 (0.23%) WCAG
3 1 (0.23%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.23%) NDS
1 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (2.07%) Netcool
2 2 (0.46%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 60 (13.79%) EPiServer
2 44 (10.11%) Microsoft
3 34 (7.82%) Adobe
4 28 (6.44%) Oracle
5 23 (5.29%) Google
6 19 (4.37%) TIBCO
7 18 (4.14%) Ektron
8 15 (3.45%) IBM
9 10 (2.30%) Pega
10 9 (2.07%) Amdocs
10 9 (2.07%) Remedy
10 9 (2.07%) Infovista
10 9 (2.07%) BMC
11 8 (1.84%) Facebook
11 8 (1.84%) Twitter
12 6 (1.38%) Rackspace
12 6 (1.38%) hybris
13 5 (1.15%) SAP
13 5 (1.15%) Apple
14 4 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Consol Partners
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £350 - £500 Per Day Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £37.04 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Sanderson
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £500 - £530 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Computer People
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
RNLI
Rate: From £43,300 to £50,941 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
First Point
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
First Point
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
First Point
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Clevedon, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £280.00 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
North West
TRG
Rate: 350-500 Per Day Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago