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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore CMS
Rank 354 331 385
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +54
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 62 48 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.42% 1.21% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 37 27
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £290 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £650 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.50
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4356 3951 4428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.60% 17.97% 15.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2988 2539 2671
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 135 126
Average hourly rate £19.50 £21.34 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.60% +6.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £135.00 £39.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -8 20 £450 +16.12% 11
Bromley - - - - 1
Sitecore CMS
England

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 122 (97.60%) CMS
3 98 (78.40%) .NET
4 79 (63.20%) C#
5 78 (62.40%) ASP.NET
6 63 (50.40%) MVC
7 51 (40.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 50 (40.00%) JavaScript
9 49 (39.20%) SQL Server
10 48 (38.40%) HTML
11 45 (36.00%) EPiServer
12 44 (35.20%) jQuery
13 41 (32.80%) Umbraco
14 40 (32.00%) CSS
15 35 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 30 (24.00%) Content Management
17 28 (22.40%) TDD
18 25 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
19 22 (17.60%) .NET Framework
20 20 (16.00%) Ajax
20 20 (16.00%) E-Commerce
21 18 (14.40%) Visual Studio
22 17 (13.60%) XML
23 16 (12.80%) Web Development
24 15 (12.00%) WCF
24 15 (12.00%) SQL
24 15 (12.00%) Scrum
25 14 (11.20%) ASP.NET MVC 3
26 13 (10.40%) Data Integration
27 12 (9.60%) JIRA

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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
1 122 (97.60%) CMS
2 41 (32.80%) Umbraco
3 12 (9.60%) SharePoint
4 11 (8.80%) DNN
5 8 (6.40%) IIS
6 7 (5.60%) WordPress
6 7 (5.60%) Drupal
7 6 (4.80%) Node.js
7 6 (4.80%) Adobe CQ
8 5 (4.00%) Kentico
9 3 (2.40%) ExpressionEngine
9 3 (2.40%) Liferay
9 3 (2.40%) Alfresco
10 2 (1.60%) TeamSite
10 2 (1.60%) Confluence
11 1 (0.80%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (0.80%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.80%) Orchard CMS
11 1 (0.80%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.80%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (1.60%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.60%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Google Analytics
1 3 (2.40%) Tridion
2 2 (1.60%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.60%) SaaS
1 2 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.60%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.80%) Internet
2 5 (4.00%) HTTP
3 2 (1.60%) Intranet
3 2 (1.60%) FTP
4 1 (0.80%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (39.20%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.00%) MySQL
3 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.20%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.40%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.60%) RavenDB
6 1 (0.80%) MarkLogic
6 1 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (14.40%) Visual Studio
2 12 (9.60%) JIRA
3 9 (7.20%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.20%) Subversion
4 6 (4.80%) TeamCity
4 6 (4.80%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.00%) NUnit
6 3 (2.40%) Maven
6 3 (2.40%) CruiseControl
6 3 (2.40%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.60%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.60%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (1.60%) Moq
7 2 (1.60%) Hudson
7 2 (1.60%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.80%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.80%) Build Forge
8 1 (0.80%) IntelliJ
General
1 5 (4.00%) Marketing
2 4 (3.20%) Finance
2 4 (3.20%) Advertising
3 3 (2.40%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.60%) Retail
5 1 (0.80%) Front Office
5 1 (0.80%) Legal
5 1 (0.80%) Publishing
5 1 (0.80%) Banking
5 1 (0.80%) Games
Job Titles
1 83 (66.40%) Developer
2 40 (32.00%) .NET Developer
3 37 (29.60%) Sitecore Developer
4 11 (8.80%) Architect
5 9 (7.20%) Technical Architect
5 9 (7.20%) Senior Developer
6 8 (6.40%) C# Developer
6 8 (6.40%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (6.40%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (5.60%) .NET Architect
7 7 (5.60%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (4.80%) Tester
8 6 (4.80%) Web Tester
8 6 (4.80%) .NET Technical Architect
9 5 (4.00%) Agile .NET Developer
9 5 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
9 5 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (4.00%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.00%) Analyst
10 4 (3.20%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (78.40%) .NET
2 78 (62.40%) ASP.NET
3 51 (40.80%) ASP.NET MVC
4 48 (38.40%) HTML
5 44 (35.20%) jQuery
6 40 (32.00%) CSS
7 35 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 22 (17.60%) .NET Framework
9 20 (16.00%) Ajax
10 17 (13.60%) XML
11 15 (12.00%) WCF
12 14 (11.20%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 12 (9.60%) Web Services
14 11 (8.80%) ADO.NET
14 11 (8.80%) Razor View Engine
14 11 (8.80%) ASP.NET MVC 2
15 7 (5.60%) KnockoutJS
15 7 (5.60%) HTML5
16 6 (4.80%) Ninject
17 5 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.40%) Data Integration
2 5 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.00%) Streaming Music
3 3 (2.40%) Social Media
3 3 (2.40%) FMCG
3 3 (2.40%) Copywriting
4 2 (1.60%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.80%) New Media
5 1 (0.80%) Spread Betting
5 1 (0.80%) Video Editing
5 1 (0.80%) RIA
5 1 (0.80%) Social Network
5 1 (0.80%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.80%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.80%) Windows
2 2 (1.60%) Linux
2 2 (1.60%) Ubuntu
2 2 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.80%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (50.40%) MVC
2 30 (24.00%) Content Management
3 28 (22.40%) TDD
4 25 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (16.00%) E-Commerce
6 16 (12.80%) Web Development
7 15 (12.00%) Scrum
8 9 (7.20%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (6.40%) Project Management
9 8 (6.40%) Web Application Development
10 7 (5.60%) OO
11 6 (4.80%) Manual Testing
11 6 (4.80%) Domain-Driven Design
12 5 (4.00%) Dependency Injection
13 4 (3.20%) Migration
13 4 (3.20%) Unit Testing
13 4 (3.20%) Digital Marketing
13 4 (3.20%) BDD
13 4 (3.20%) Responsive Web Design
14 3 (2.40%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 79 (63.20%) C#
2 50 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (12.00%) SQL
4 11 (8.80%) VB.NET
5 8 (6.40%) PHP
6 7 (5.60%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.40%) Java
8 2 (1.60%) Python
8 2 (1.60%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (4.80%) ISEB
2 1 (0.80%) Degree
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.20%) QA
2 1 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.60%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.80%) Varnish
Vendors
1 125 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 45 (36.00%) EPiServer
3 8 (6.40%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.40%) Adobe
3 8 (6.40%) Ektron
4 6 (4.80%) RedDot
5 4 (3.20%) Google
6 3 (2.40%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.60%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.60%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.60%) SAP
7 2 (1.60%) FatWire
7 2 (1.60%) VMware
7 2 (1.60%) ATG
8 1 (0.80%) Facebook
8 1 (0.80%) Twitter
8 1 (0.80%) StreamBase
8 1 (0.80%) Omniture
8 1 (0.80%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.80%) Metastorm
City of London
Computer Futures
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Comtecs
Rate: £125 - £150 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 300-450 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £400 per day + £400 / day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £450 per day + 3-6 month contracts
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £370 - £420 per day + Sitecore 7 project
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
IT HR
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
IT HR
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 19 days ago