The first table below looks at the demand for Sitecore CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore CMS
Rank 323 359 375
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +16
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 85 55 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.92% 1.26% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 49 29
Average daily rate
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£400 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £197 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.50 - -
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4418 4353 4629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.83% 17.93% 17.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2889 2771 3012
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £234 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 137 161
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.80 £45.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
Sitecore CMS
England

Sitecore CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Sitecore CMS Jobs Demand Trend in London

Sitecore CMS
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the London region.

Sitecore CMS Daily Rate Trend in London

Sitecore CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Sitecore CMS Daily Rate Histogram in London

Sitecore CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the London region.

Sitecore CMS Hourly Rate Trend in London

Sitecore CMS
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS within the London region over the 3 months to 1 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
City of London +46 26 £450 +12.50% 14
Wimbledon - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Sitecore CMS
England

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Sitecore CMS 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 CMS.

1 147 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 144 (97.96%) CMS
3 108 (73.47%) .NET
4 87 (59.18%) C#
5 77 (52.38%) JavaScript
6 70 (47.62%) ASP.NET
6 70 (47.62%) MVC
7 64 (43.54%) CSS
8 63 (42.86%) HTML
9 61 (41.50%) jQuery
10 49 (33.33%) Umbraco
10 49 (33.33%) SQL Server
11 44 (29.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 43 (29.25%) Content Management
13 41 (27.89%) EPiServer
14 33 (22.45%) TDD
14 33 (22.45%) HTML5
15 31 (21.09%) XML
16 30 (20.41%) Web Services
17 29 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
18 28 (19.05%) .NET Framework
19 27 (18.37%) Visual Studio
20 26 (17.69%) Finance
20 26 (17.69%) Web Development
20 26 (17.69%) CSS3
21 25 (17.01%) ASP.NET MVC 4
22 23 (15.65%) Scrum
22 23 (15.65%) SharePoint
23 22 (14.97%) T-SQL
23 22 (14.97%) Microsoft

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Sitecore CMS 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 CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 144 (97.96%) CMS
2 49 (33.33%) Umbraco
3 23 (15.65%) SharePoint
4 16 (10.88%) IIS
5 12 (8.16%) DNN
6 10 (6.80%) WordPress
7 8 (5.44%) Kentico
7 8 (5.44%) Adobe CQ
8 7 (4.76%) Node.js
8 7 (4.76%) ExpressionEngine
9 6 (4.08%) Drupal
10 5 (3.40%) Joomla!
11 4 (2.72%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (2.72%) Alfresco
11 4 (2.72%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (2.04%) Sitefinity
13 2 (1.36%) Orchard CMS
13 2 (1.36%) Confluence
14 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.68%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 8 (5.44%) Photoshop
2 6 (4.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.40%) Tridion
2 2 (1.36%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.36%) Rackspace Cloud
1 2 (1.36%) SaaS
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.40%) Internet
2 3 (2.04%) DNS
3 2 (1.36%) FTP
3 2 (1.36%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (8.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.04%) MySQL
3 3 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.04%) RavenDB
4 2 (1.36%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.36%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.36%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.68%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 27 (18.37%) Visual Studio
2 18 (12.24%) NUnit
3 12 (8.16%) Subversion
4 9 (6.12%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.40%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.72%) SpecFlow
6 4 (2.72%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (2.72%) Moq
6 4 (2.72%) JIRA
7 3 (2.04%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.36%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.36%) Build Forge
8 2 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.36%) Selenium
8 2 (1.36%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.36%) Grunt
9 1 (0.68%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.68%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.68%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (17.69%) Finance
2 5 (3.40%) Advertising
2 5 (3.40%) Financial Institution
3 4 (2.72%) Banking
4 3 (2.04%) Retail
5 2 (1.36%) Marketing
6 1 (0.68%) Legal
6 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 98 (66.67%) Developer
2 37 (25.17%) .NET Developer
3 33 (22.45%) Sitecore Developer
4 23 (15.65%) Front-End Developer
5 15 (10.20%) Architect
6 13 (8.84%) Web Developer
7 12 (8.16%) Analyst
8 11 (7.48%) C# Developer
9 9 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (5.44%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (4.08%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (4.08%) Business Analyst
13 5 (3.40%) Project Manager
13 5 (3.40%) ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (3.40%) Lead Developer
13 5 (3.40%) Lead Architect
13 5 (3.40%) Lead .NET Developer
14 4 (2.72%) Agile .NET Developer
14 4 (2.72%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (73.47%) .NET
2 70 (47.62%) ASP.NET
3 64 (43.54%) CSS
4 63 (42.86%) HTML
5 61 (41.50%) jQuery
6 44 (29.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 33 (22.45%) HTML5
8 31 (21.09%) XML
9 30 (20.41%) Web Services
10 28 (19.05%) .NET Framework
11 26 (17.69%) CSS3
12 25 (17.01%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 20 (13.61%) Ajax
14 18 (12.24%) KnockoutJS
15 17 (11.56%) WCF
16 16 (10.88%) AngularJS
17 15 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 13 (8.84%) Razor View Engine
19 12 (8.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 11 (7.48%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.76%) Digital Media
2 5 (3.40%) W3C
3 4 (2.72%) Social Media
3 4 (2.72%) Streaming Music
3 4 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.36%) Copywriting
4 2 (1.36%) FMCG
4 2 (1.36%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.36%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.68%) RIA
5 1 (0.68%) Physics
5 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.68%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.20%) Windows
2 2 (1.36%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.36%) Android
2 2 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (1.36%) Ubuntu
2 2 (1.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (47.62%) MVC
2 43 (29.25%) Content Management
3 33 (22.45%) TDD
4 29 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (17.69%) Web Development
6 23 (15.65%) Scrum
7 21 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 15 (10.20%) Project Management
9 11 (7.48%) Responsive Web Design
9 11 (7.48%) BDD
10 10 (6.80%) Software Engineering
10 10 (6.80%) Migration
11 8 (5.44%) OO
11 8 (5.44%) Web Application Development
12 7 (4.76%) Domain-Driven Design
13 6 (4.08%) SOA
14 5 (3.40%) Business Analysis
14 5 (3.40%) Requirements Analysis
15 4 (2.72%) Dependency Injection
15 4 (2.72%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 87 (59.18%) C#
2 77 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 22 (14.97%) T-SQL
4 21 (14.29%) SQL
5 12 (8.16%) VB.NET
6 9 (6.12%) PHP
7 3 (2.04%) Python
8 2 (1.36%) Ruby
8 2 (1.36%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.68%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (5.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.80%) QA
2 3 (2.04%) SLA
3 1 (0.68%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (1.36%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 147 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 41 (27.89%) EPiServer
3 22 (14.97%) Microsoft
4 19 (12.93%) Ektron
5 8 (5.44%) Google
6 6 (4.08%) FatWire
6 6 (4.08%) Adobe
7 5 (3.40%) Facebook
7 5 (3.40%) Twitter
8 4 (2.72%) RedDot
8 4 (2.72%) Stellent
8 4 (2.72%) Interwoven
8 4 (2.72%) Vignette
8 4 (2.72%) Nintex
9 3 (2.04%) Omniture
10 2 (1.36%) Metastorm
10 2 (1.36%) VMware
10 2 (1.36%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.36%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.36%) StreamBase
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