The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 November 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore CMS
Rank 358 368 348
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -20
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 57 54 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.26% 1.16% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 45 29
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £283 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Sitecore CMS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4530 4647 4113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.83% 18.76% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3252 3200 2707
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £248
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 84 87 143
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.25 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.15 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -9.73%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +28 8 £425 +13.33% 13
Sitecore CMS
England

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 141 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 138 (97.87%) CMS
3 97 (68.79%) .NET
4 81 (57.45%) HTML
5 80 (56.74%) C#
6 78 (55.32%) JavaScript
7 66 (46.81%) ASP.NET
8 65 (46.10%) MVC
9 64 (45.39%) Agile Software Development
10 63 (44.68%) jQuery
11 62 (43.97%) CSS
12 57 (40.43%) SQL Server
13 50 (35.46%) .NET Framework
14 49 (34.75%) HTML5
15 42 (29.79%) TDD
16 41 (29.08%) Scrum
17 39 (27.66%) ASP.NET MVC
18 38 (26.95%) Umbraco
19 36 (25.53%) Microsoft
20 33 (23.40%) Content Management
20 33 (23.40%) AngularJS
21 32 (22.70%) EPiServer
22 31 (21.99%) XML
23 28 (19.86%) CSS3
24 27 (19.15%) E-Commerce
25 26 (18.44%) Project Management
25 26 (18.44%) NUnit
25 26 (18.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
25 26 (18.44%) Web Development
26 25 (17.73%) BDD

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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
1 138 (97.87%) CMS
2 38 (26.95%) Umbraco
3 19 (13.48%) SharePoint
4 11 (7.80%) Node.js
5 9 (6.38%) IIS
5 9 (6.38%) DNN
5 9 (6.38%) Kentico
6 7 (4.96%) Drupal
7 6 (4.26%) Adobe CQ
7 6 (4.26%) Alfresco
7 6 (4.26%) Sitefinity
8 4 (2.84%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (2.84%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (2.84%) Joomla!
9 3 (2.13%) Content Management Server
9 3 (2.13%) WordPress
10 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.26%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.42%) MS Office
4 1 (0.71%) MS Project
4 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.26%) Tridion
2 3 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.55%) Internet
2 1 (0.71%) GPRS
2 1 (0.71%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (40.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.71%) MySQL
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.71%) RavenDB
5 1 (0.71%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (18.44%) NUnit
2 21 (14.89%) Visual Studio
3 17 (12.06%) Moq
4 16 (11.35%) SpecFlow
5 15 (10.64%) Rhino Mocks
6 9 (6.38%) Subversion
7 7 (4.96%) Git (software)
8 6 (4.26%) TeamCity
9 4 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (2.84%) Selenium
10 2 (1.42%) Grunt
10 2 (1.42%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.42%) MSTest
10 2 (1.42%) Firebug
11 1 (0.71%) JUnit
11 1 (0.71%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.71%) Maven
11 1 (0.71%) JMeter
11 1 (0.71%) JIRA
11 1 (0.71%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (14.18%) Finance
2 8 (5.67%) Marketing
3 5 (3.55%) Retail
4 3 (2.13%) Banking
5 2 (1.42%) Publishing
6 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.71%) Law
6 1 (0.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 83 (58.87%) Developer
2 34 (24.11%) .NET Developer
3 21 (14.89%) Sitecore Developer
4 20 (14.18%) Architect
5 19 (13.48%) Front-End Developer
6 13 (9.22%) Senior Developer
7 10 (7.09%) C# Developer
8 9 (6.38%) Lead Developer
8 9 (6.38%) Analyst
8 9 (6.38%) Lead .NET Developer
9 8 (5.67%) Agile .NET Developer
9 8 (5.67%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (4.26%) Umbraco Developer
11 5 (3.55%) QA Tester
11 5 (3.55%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (3.55%) Tester
11 5 (3.55%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.55%) Content Editor
11 5 (3.55%) Lead Architect
12 4 (2.84%) Web Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (68.79%) .NET
2 81 (57.45%) HTML
3 66 (46.81%) ASP.NET
4 63 (44.68%) jQuery
5 62 (43.97%) CSS
6 50 (35.46%) .NET Framework
7 49 (34.75%) HTML5
8 39 (27.66%) ASP.NET MVC
9 33 (23.40%) AngularJS
10 31 (21.99%) XML
11 28 (19.86%) CSS3
12 26 (18.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 25 (17.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 21 (14.89%) Web Services
14 21 (14.89%) Ajax
15 20 (14.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 19 (13.48%) REST
17 18 (12.77%) Razor View Engine
17 18 (12.77%) ASP.NET Web API
18 17 (12.06%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.09%) User Experience
2 8 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.67%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.96%) Digital Media
4 5 (3.55%) W3C
5 3 (2.13%) Open Source
5 3 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.42%) Social Media
6 2 (1.42%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.42%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.71%) Clustering
7 1 (0.71%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.71%) Handset
7 1 (0.71%) Streaming Music
7 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.71%) Physics
7 1 (0.71%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.26%) Windows
2 5 (3.55%) Apple iOS
2 5 (3.55%) Android
3 1 (0.71%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (46.10%) MVC
2 64 (45.39%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (29.79%) TDD
4 41 (29.08%) Scrum
5 33 (23.40%) Content Management
6 27 (19.15%) E-Commerce
7 26 (18.44%) Project Management
7 26 (18.44%) Web Development
8 25 (17.73%) BDD
9 15 (10.64%) Domain-Driven Design
10 12 (8.51%) SOA
11 9 (6.38%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (5.67%) Software Engineering
12 8 (5.67%) Migration
13 7 (4.96%) SEO
14 6 (4.26%) Mentoring
14 6 (4.26%) OO
15 4 (2.84%) Agile Project Management
15 4 (2.84%) Android Development
15 4 (2.84%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 80 (56.74%) C#
2 78 (55.32%) JavaScript
3 23 (16.31%) T-SQL
4 18 (12.77%) SQL
5 13 (9.22%) VB.NET
6 6 (4.26%) Java
7 3 (2.13%) C++
8 2 (1.42%) PHP
9 1 (0.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (9.22%) Degree
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (0.71%) Sun Certification
2 1 (0.71%) BC Cleared
2 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.38%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) WAI
Systems Management
1 2 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 141 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 36 (25.53%) Microsoft
3 32 (22.70%) EPiServer
4 12 (8.51%) Ektron
5 7 (4.96%) RedDot
5 7 (4.96%) Google
6 5 (3.55%) FatWire
6 5 (3.55%) Facebook
6 5 (3.55%) Twitter
7 4 (2.84%) Nintex
7 4 (2.84%) Stellent
7 4 (2.84%) Interwoven
7 4 (2.84%) Vignette
8 3 (2.13%) Adobe
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle
9 1 (0.71%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.71%) Apple
9 1 (0.71%) IBM
9 1 (0.71%) Metastorm
9 1 (0.71%) Omniture
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