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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 433 446 419
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -27
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 157 114 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 0.51% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 77 107
Average daily rate
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£355 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £13.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -63.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
23957 22170 24004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.08% 46.10% 46.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 14152 12856 12756
Average daily rate £396 £390 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1164 1048 1259
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 £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.08
% change year-on-year
- -0.41%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014. 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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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 +16 76 £375 - 32
South East -6 19 £350 -4.10% 17
East Midlands +19 18 £349 -7.00% 5
South West -27 14 £330 +32.00% 9
East of England -15 13 £600 +26.31% 5
Yorkshire - 9 £300 - 4
North West -10 5 £450 +38.46% 15
West Midlands -15 4 - - 1
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Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

1 250 (70.82%) Sitecore CMS
2 246 (69.69%) CMS
3 237 (67.14%) .NET
4 190 (53.82%) C#
5 158 (44.76%) ASP.NET
6 147 (41.64%) HTML
7 138 (39.09%) JavaScript
8 134 (37.96%) MVC
9 125 (35.41%) CSS
10 110 (31.16%) jQuery
11 103 (29.18%) Agile Software Development
12 102 (28.90%) SQL Server
13 81 (22.95%) Content Management
14 77 (21.81%) Web Development
15 71 (20.11%) ASP.NET MVC
16 70 (19.83%) HTML5
16 70 (19.83%) Umbraco
17 69 (19.55%) .NET Framework
18 65 (18.41%) Microsoft
19 62 (17.56%) XML
20 56 (15.86%) TDD
21 55 (15.58%) CSS3
22 54 (15.30%) EPiServer
23 52 (14.73%) Scrum
24 50 (14.16%) E-Commerce
25 44 (12.46%) SQL
26 40 (11.33%) Visual Studio
27 35 (9.92%) SharePoint
27 35 (9.92%) AngularJS
28 34 (9.63%) Web Services

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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
1 250 (70.82%) Sitecore CMS
2 246 (69.69%) CMS
3 70 (19.83%) Umbraco
4 35 (9.92%) SharePoint
5 27 (7.65%) IIS
6 23 (6.52%) Kentico
7 15 (4.25%) Node.js
8 13 (3.68%) Adobe CQ
9 12 (3.40%) DNN
10 9 (2.55%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (1.98%) Drupal
13 6 (1.70%) Alfresco
13 6 (1.70%) WordPress
13 6 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (1.13%) ExpressionEngine
14 4 (1.13%) Joomla!
14 4 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (1.13%) Sitefinity
15 3 (0.85%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (5.67%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.10%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.42%) MS Office
4 3 (0.85%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (2.55%) Tridion
2 4 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.57%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.57%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.57%) SAP ECC
4 1 (0.28%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.13%) SaaS
3 3 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.40%) Internet
2 5 (1.42%) Firewall
2 5 (1.42%) Reverse Proxy
3 4 (1.13%) Intranet
4 1 (0.28%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (28.90%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.23%) MySQL
3 14 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (3.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (3.40%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.83%) RDBMS
6 7 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.57%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.57%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.28%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (0.28%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.28%) QlikView
9 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 40 (11.33%) Visual Studio
2 25 (7.08%) NUnit
3 21 (5.95%) Subversion
4 19 (5.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (3.40%) Rhino Mocks
5 12 (3.40%) Moq
6 11 (3.12%) JIRA
6 11 (3.12%) Selenium
6 11 (3.12%) SpecFlow
7 8 (2.27%) TeamCity
7 8 (2.27%) Git (software)
8 7 (1.98%) Grunt
9 6 (1.70%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.85%) Jasmine
10 3 (0.85%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (0.85%) Yeoman
10 3 (0.85%) Bower
10 3 (0.85%) CruiseControl
11 2 (0.57%) Firebug
11 2 (0.57%) MSBuild
General
1 31 (8.78%) Finance
2 25 (7.08%) Marketing
3 21 (5.95%) Retail
4 10 (2.83%) Banking
5 8 (2.27%) Advertising
6 6 (1.70%) German Language
7 4 (1.13%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.13%) Law
8 3 (0.85%) Legal
8 3 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.85%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.85%) Publishing
8 3 (0.85%) French Language
9 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Games
10 1 (0.28%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.28%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 227 (64.31%) Developer
2 91 (25.78%) Sitecore Developer
3 76 (21.53%) .NET Developer
4 36 (10.20%) Web Developer
5 35 (9.92%) Architect
6 28 (7.93%) Front-End Developer
7 24 (6.80%) C# Developer
8 22 (6.23%) Senior Developer
9 15 (4.25%) Analyst
10 13 (3.68%) C# .NET Developer
11 12 (3.40%) ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (3.12%) Project Manager
13 10 (2.83%) Technical Architect
14 9 (2.55%) Lead Developer
14 9 (2.55%) Solutions Architect
14 9 (2.55%) CMS Developer
14 9 (2.55%) Lead .NET Developer
15 8 (2.27%) Agile .NET Developer
15 8 (2.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 8 (2.27%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (67.14%) .NET
2 158 (44.76%) ASP.NET
3 147 (41.64%) HTML
4 125 (35.41%) CSS
5 110 (31.16%) jQuery
6 71 (20.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 70 (19.83%) HTML5
8 69 (19.55%) .NET Framework
9 62 (17.56%) XML
10 55 (15.58%) CSS3
11 35 (9.92%) AngularJS
12 34 (9.63%) Web Services
13 28 (7.93%) Ajax
14 27 (7.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 25 (7.08%) KnockoutJS
15 25 (7.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 20 (5.67%) XHTML
17 19 (5.38%) WCF
18 18 (5.10%) XSLT
18 18 (5.10%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.37%) User Experience
2 20 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (1.98%) W3C
4 6 (1.70%) Digital Media
5 5 (1.42%) Social Media
6 4 (1.13%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.13%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.85%) E-Learning
7 3 (0.85%) Graphic Design
7 3 (0.85%) EPoS
8 2 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.57%) Blog
8 2 (0.57%) FMCG
8 2 (0.57%) Streaming Music
8 2 (0.57%) Taxonomies
8 2 (0.57%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.28%) Clustering
9 1 (0.28%) Tandem
9 1 (0.28%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.28%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 13 (3.68%) Windows
2 2 (0.57%) Android
2 2 (0.57%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.28%) UNIX
3 1 (0.28%) AIX
3 1 (0.28%) HPUX
3 1 (0.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (37.96%) MVC
2 103 (29.18%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (22.95%) Content Management
4 77 (21.81%) Web Development
5 56 (15.86%) TDD
6 52 (14.73%) Scrum
7 50 (14.16%) E-Commerce
8 31 (8.78%) Project Management
9 24 (6.80%) Responsive Web Design
10 21 (5.95%) BDD
11 17 (4.82%) SOA
12 15 (4.25%) Migration
12 15 (4.25%) Unit Testing
13 13 (3.68%) Software Engineering
13 13 (3.68%) Web Design
13 13 (3.68%) SEO
14 12 (3.40%) Domain-Driven Design
15 9 (2.55%) Workflow
16 8 (2.27%) CRM
16 8 (2.27%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 190 (53.82%) C#
2 138 (39.09%) JavaScript
3 44 (12.46%) SQL
4 28 (7.93%) T-SQL
5 14 (3.97%) VB.NET
6 8 (2.27%) Java
7 7 (1.98%) PHP
8 3 (0.85%) C++
8 3 (0.85%) Python
9 2 (0.57%) ABAP
9 2 (0.57%) VB
10 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (3.68%) Degree
2 2 (0.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (0.57%) MOS
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.28%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.55%) QA
2 2 (0.57%) SLA
2 2 (0.57%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.28%) Nagios
2 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 65 (18.41%) Microsoft
2 54 (15.30%) EPiServer
3 17 (4.82%) Ektron
4 10 (2.83%) Google
5 7 (1.98%) Facebook
5 7 (1.98%) Twitter
5 7 (1.98%) Adobe
6 6 (1.70%) RedDot
7 5 (1.42%) Omniture
7 5 (1.42%) FatWire
8 4 (1.13%) Open Text
8 4 (1.13%) Interwoven
8 4 (1.13%) Vignette
8 4 (1.13%) SAP
8 4 (1.13%) Stellent
8 4 (1.13%) Nintex
9 3 (0.85%) Oracle
10 2 (0.57%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.57%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.57%) Metastorm
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