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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 390 465 454
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -11
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 192 95 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.83% 0.42% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 66 94
Average daily rate
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£365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £230 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £358 £338
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +5.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
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
23192 22746 24950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 46.11% 46.64% 46.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13297 12926 13098
Average daily rate £390 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
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 1015 1045 1274
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.93 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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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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 +48 114 £400 +14.28% 36
South East -2 18 £388 +4.72% 12
South West -24 17 £300 +20.00% 10
Yorkshire - 14 £300 - 1
West Midlands 0 9 £400 +52.38% 4
East Midlands +7 6 £331 -11.66% 5
North West -4 5 £444 +36.53% 12
East of England - 5 £285 - 2
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Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 280 (73.68%) Sitecore CMS
2 276 (72.63%) CMS
3 268 (70.53%) .NET
4 225 (59.21%) C#
5 179 (47.11%) ASP.NET
6 168 (44.21%) MVC
7 161 (42.37%) HTML
8 154 (40.53%) JavaScript
9 147 (38.68%) CSS
10 132 (34.74%) SQL Server
11 125 (32.89%) jQuery
12 86 (22.63%) ASP.NET MVC
13 84 (22.11%) HTML5
14 82 (21.58%) Umbraco
15 79 (20.79%) Content Management
16 74 (19.47%) CSS3
17 72 (18.95%) Web Development
18 71 (18.68%) XML
19 59 (15.53%) Microsoft
20 58 (15.26%) EPiServer
21 56 (14.74%) .NET Framework
21 56 (14.74%) TDD
22 52 (13.68%) Scrum
23 51 (13.42%) SQL
24 48 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
25 47 (12.37%) E-Commerce
26 45 (11.84%) IIS
27 43 (11.32%) Web Services
28 42 (11.05%) Visual Studio
29 39 (10.26%) Finance

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 280 (73.68%) Sitecore CMS
2 276 (72.63%) CMS
3 82 (21.58%) Umbraco
4 45 (11.84%) IIS
5 39 (10.26%) SharePoint
6 19 (5.00%) Kentico
7 16 (4.21%) Node.js
7 16 (4.21%) Adobe CQ
8 15 (3.95%) DNN
9 11 (2.89%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (2.11%) WordPress
10 8 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (1.84%) ExpressionEngine
12 6 (1.58%) Drupal
12 6 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (1.32%) Joomla!
13 5 (1.32%) Alfresco
13 5 (1.32%) Sitefinity
14 4 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
15 3 (0.79%) Lync
Applications
1 23 (6.05%) Photoshop
2 16 (4.21%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.05%) MS Office
4 3 (0.79%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (2.11%) Tridion
2 5 (1.32%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.79%) Magento
4 2 (0.53%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.11%) Internet
2 5 (1.32%) Firewall
2 5 (1.32%) Reverse Proxy
2 5 (1.32%) Intranet
3 3 (0.79%) DNS
4 2 (0.53%) FTP
5 1 (0.26%) LAN
5 1 (0.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (34.74%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.37%) MySQL
3 16 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (3.16%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.63%) RDBMS
6 8 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.53%) QlikView
9 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.26%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.26%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 42 (11.05%) Visual Studio
2 26 (6.84%) NUnit
3 21 (5.53%) Subversion
4 17 (4.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (2.89%) Selenium
6 10 (2.63%) TeamCity
7 9 (2.37%) Moq
7 9 (2.37%) Jenkins
8 8 (2.11%) Rhino Mocks
8 8 (2.11%) Git (software)
8 8 (2.11%) JIRA
9 7 (1.84%) CruiseControl
9 7 (1.84%) SpecFlow
9 7 (1.84%) Grunt
10 4 (1.05%) MSBuild
11 3 (0.79%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (0.79%) Yeoman
11 3 (0.79%) Bower
11 3 (0.79%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.53%) Build Forge
General
1 39 (10.26%) Finance
2 20 (5.26%) Marketing
3 13 (3.42%) Banking
4 12 (3.16%) Advertising
5 9 (2.37%) Retail
6 6 (1.58%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.32%) Legal
7 5 (1.32%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.32%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.79%) Law
8 3 (0.79%) Publishing
8 3 (0.79%) French Language
8 3 (0.79%) German Language
9 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.53%) Electronics
10 1 (0.26%) Back Office
10 1 (0.26%) Automotive
10 1 (0.26%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.26%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 258 (67.89%) Developer
2 113 (29.74%) Sitecore Developer
3 79 (20.79%) .NET Developer
4 41 (10.79%) Web Developer
5 36 (9.47%) Architect
6 32 (8.42%) Front-End Developer
7 23 (6.05%) C# Developer
8 15 (3.95%) Analyst
8 15 (3.95%) ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (3.68%) Senior Developer
10 12 (3.16%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (2.37%) Project Manager
12 8 (2.11%) Technical Architect
12 8 (2.11%) Lead Developer
12 8 (2.11%) Senior .NET Developer
12 8 (2.11%) Lead .NET Developer
12 8 (2.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (1.84%) ScrumMaster
13 7 (1.84%) CMS Developer
13 7 (1.84%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (70.53%) .NET
2 179 (47.11%) ASP.NET
3 161 (42.37%) HTML
4 147 (38.68%) CSS
5 125 (32.89%) jQuery
6 86 (22.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 84 (22.11%) HTML5
8 74 (19.47%) CSS3
9 71 (18.68%) XML
10 56 (14.74%) .NET Framework
11 43 (11.32%) Web Services
12 37 (9.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 36 (9.47%) Ajax
14 34 (8.95%) WCF
15 31 (8.16%) AngularJS
16 29 (7.63%) KnockoutJS
17 24 (6.32%) Razor View Engine
17 24 (6.32%) XHTML
18 22 (5.79%) XSLT
19 21 (5.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (2.11%) Social Media
1 8 (2.11%) Digital Media
2 7 (1.84%) W3C
3 4 (1.05%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.05%) Streaming Music
3 4 (1.05%) Mobile App
3 4 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (0.79%) Open Source
4 3 (0.79%) E-Learning
4 3 (0.79%) Kindle
5 2 (0.53%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (0.53%) Graphic Design
5 2 (0.53%) Blackberry
5 2 (0.53%) DTV
5 2 (0.53%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.53%) Copywriting
5 2 (0.53%) Blog
6 1 (0.26%) RIA
6 1 (0.26%) FMCG
6 1 (0.26%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.00%) Windows
2 10 (2.63%) Android
3 9 (2.37%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (44.21%) MVC
2 79 (20.79%) Content Management
3 72 (18.95%) Web Development
4 56 (14.74%) TDD
5 52 (13.68%) Scrum
6 48 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (12.37%) E-Commerce
8 28 (7.37%) Responsive Web Design
9 27 (7.11%) Project Management
10 24 (6.32%) Unit Testing
11 22 (5.79%) Web Design
12 18 (4.74%) BDD
13 16 (4.21%) Software Engineering
14 12 (3.16%) Migration
14 12 (3.16%) OO
15 11 (2.89%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (2.89%) SEO
16 10 (2.63%) Domain-Driven Design
16 10 (2.63%) Analytics
17 9 (2.37%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 225 (59.21%) C#
2 154 (40.53%) JavaScript
3 51 (13.42%) SQL
4 28 (7.37%) T-SQL
5 15 (3.95%) VB.NET
6 14 (3.68%) PHP
7 5 (1.32%) Java
8 3 (0.79%) Python
9 2 (0.53%) Scala
9 2 (0.53%) C++
9 2 (0.53%) VBA
10 1 (0.26%) VB
10 1 (0.26%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (3.42%) Degree
2 2 (0.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.53%) MOS
3 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.26%) MCP
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.16%) QA
2 4 (1.05%) SLA
3 3 (0.79%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.53%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (0.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 59 (15.53%) Microsoft
2 58 (15.26%) EPiServer
3 21 (5.53%) Ektron
4 15 (3.95%) Google
5 10 (2.63%) Adobe
6 8 (2.11%) Twitter
7 7 (1.84%) Facebook
7 7 (1.84%) TIBCO
8 6 (1.58%) FatWire
9 5 (1.32%) RedDot
9 5 (1.32%) Omniture
10 4 (1.05%) Open Text
10 4 (1.05%) Stellent
10 4 (1.05%) Interwoven
10 4 (1.05%) Vignette
10 4 (1.05%) Nintex
11 3 (0.79%) SAP
11 3 (0.79%) Oracle
12 2 (0.53%) Metastorm
12 2 (0.53%) StreamBase
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