The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 271 325 310
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -15
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 117 76 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.57% 0.35% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% 0.77% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 61 50
Average daily rate
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£385 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £360 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.90% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.75 -
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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 London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9396 9881 8972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.43% 45.20% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6255 6389 5683
Average daily rate £425 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 221 283
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.61 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.09% -2.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £33.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in London

Sitecore
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in London

Sitecore
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sitecore across the London region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Sitecore Daily Rate Histogram in London

Sitecore
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Sitecore Hourly Rate Trend in London

Sitecore
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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 +36 31 £400 -11.11% 18
Brentford - 3 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Romford - - - -
Wimbledon - - - - 1
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 130 (66.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 123 (62.76%) .NET
3 121 (61.73%) CMS
4 92 (46.94%) C#
5 88 (44.90%) HTML
6 86 (43.88%) Agile Software Development
7 84 (42.86%) ASP.NET
8 83 (42.35%) JavaScript
9 79 (40.31%) MVC
10 71 (36.22%) CSS
11 67 (34.18%) SQL Server
12 59 (30.10%) Scrum
13 57 (29.08%) ASP.NET MVC
13 57 (29.08%) jQuery
14 55 (28.06%) TDD
15 48 (24.49%) E-Commerce
16 46 (23.47%) .NET Framework
17 45 (22.96%) HTML5
18 43 (21.94%) Microsoft
19 41 (20.92%) Umbraco
20 40 (20.41%) BDD
21 35 (17.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 35 (17.86%) AngularJS
21 35 (17.86%) EPiServer
21 35 (17.86%) Content Management
22 30 (15.31%) ASP.NET MVC 4
23 28 (14.29%) CSS3
23 28 (14.29%) Web Development
24 27 (13.78%) XML
25 25 (12.76%) ASP.NET Web API

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 130 (66.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 121 (61.73%) CMS
3 41 (20.92%) Umbraco
4 23 (11.73%) Kentico
5 16 (8.16%) Node.js
6 11 (5.61%) DNN
7 10 (5.10%) SharePoint
8 8 (4.08%) Sitefinity
8 8 (4.08%) Drupal
9 7 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (2.55%) Adobe CQ
11 4 (2.04%) WordPress
11 4 (2.04%) Immediacy CMS
12 3 (1.53%) IIS
12 3 (1.53%) Joomla!
13 2 (1.02%) EPiServer CMS
13 2 (1.02%) Alfresco
13 2 (1.02%) Content Management Server
14 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (6.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.53%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.02%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.02%) InDesign
4 1 (0.51%) MS Project
4 1 (0.51%) MS Office
4 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.53%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.02%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.02%) Tridion
4 1 (0.51%) Magento
4 1 (0.51%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.02%) GitHub
2 2 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.53%) HTTP
1 3 (1.53%) Internet
2 1 (0.51%) GPRS
2 1 (0.51%) GSM
2 1 (0.51%) DNS
2 1 (0.51%) Firewall
2 1 (0.51%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (34.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.51%) MySQL
5 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 18 (9.18%) Moq
2 17 (8.67%) SpecFlow
3 14 (7.14%) NUnit
4 13 (6.63%) Rhino Mocks
5 9 (4.59%) Visual Studio
6 7 (3.57%) Git (software)
6 7 (3.57%) TeamCity
6 7 (3.57%) JIRA
7 6 (3.06%) Selenium
7 6 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (2.55%) MSTest
8 5 (2.55%) Subversion
9 4 (2.04%) Jenkins
9 4 (2.04%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.53%) WatiN
10 3 (1.53%) eggPlant
11 2 (1.02%) Grunt
11 2 (1.02%) Firebug
12 1 (0.51%) JUnit
12 1 (0.51%) JMeter
General
1 18 (9.18%) Finance
2 15 (7.65%) Marketing
3 9 (4.59%) Retail
4 4 (2.04%) Publishing
5 2 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.51%) Banking
6 1 (0.51%) Law
6 1 (0.51%) Advertising
6 1 (0.51%) French Language
Job Titles
1 109 (55.61%) Developer
2 47 (23.98%) .NET Developer
3 41 (20.92%) Sitecore Developer
4 23 (11.73%) Architect
5 15 (7.65%) Senior Developer
5 15 (7.65%) Project Manager
6 12 (6.12%) C# Developer
7 11 (5.61%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (5.61%) Digital Project Manager
8 10 (5.10%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (5.10%) Front-End Developer
8 10 (5.10%) Analyst
9 9 (4.59%) Web Developer
9 9 (4.59%) Umbraco Developer
10 7 (3.57%) Lead Developer
11 6 (3.06%) Content Editor
11 6 (3.06%) Consultant
11 6 (3.06%) Test Analyst
12 5 (2.55%) Senior C# Developer
12 5 (2.55%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (62.76%) .NET
2 88 (44.90%) HTML
3 84 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 71 (36.22%) CSS
5 57 (29.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 57 (29.08%) jQuery
6 46 (23.47%) .NET Framework
7 45 (22.96%) HTML5
8 35 (17.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 35 (17.86%) AngularJS
9 30 (15.31%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 28 (14.29%) CSS3
11 27 (13.78%) XML
12 25 (12.76%) ASP.NET Web API
13 24 (12.24%) Razor View Engine
14 22 (11.22%) REST
14 22 (11.22%) WCF
15 20 (10.20%) LINQ
16 18 (9.18%) Ajax
16 18 (9.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.10%) Open Source
3 8 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.08%) W3C
4 6 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.06%) User Experience
4 6 (3.06%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (1.53%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.53%) Handset
5 3 (1.53%) Streaming Music
5 3 (1.53%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.53%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.02%) iPad
6 2 (1.02%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.02%) EPoS
6 2 (1.02%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.51%) Clustering
7 1 (0.51%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.06%) Apple iOS
1 6 (3.06%) Android
2 4 (2.04%) Windows
3 3 (1.53%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (43.88%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (40.31%) MVC
3 59 (30.10%) Scrum
4 55 (28.06%) TDD
5 48 (24.49%) E-Commerce
6 40 (20.41%) BDD
7 35 (17.86%) Content Management
8 28 (14.29%) Web Development
9 24 (12.24%) Project Management
10 16 (8.16%) Domain-Driven Design
11 12 (6.12%) Mentoring
11 12 (6.12%) SOA
12 10 (5.10%) SEO
13 9 (4.59%) TOGAF
14 8 (4.08%) Pair Programming
15 7 (3.57%) Kanban
16 6 (3.06%) Responsive Web Design
16 6 (3.06%) Automation Testing
16 6 (3.06%) Waterfall
16 6 (3.06%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (46.94%) C#
2 83 (42.35%) JavaScript
3 21 (10.71%) SQL
4 17 (8.67%) T-SQL
5 13 (6.63%) Java
6 11 (5.61%) VB.NET
7 6 (3.06%) VB
8 4 (2.04%) VB6
9 2 (1.02%) C++
10 1 (0.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (5.61%) Degree
2 3 (1.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.51%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (21.94%) Microsoft
2 35 (17.86%) EPiServer
3 8 (4.08%) Ektron
4 6 (3.06%) Adobe
4 6 (3.06%) RedDot
5 4 (2.04%) Google
6 3 (1.53%) Oracle
6 3 (1.53%) Alterian
6 3 (1.53%) hybris
7 2 (1.02%) Foundry
7 2 (1.02%) SAP
8 1 (0.51%) Apple
8 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.51%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.51%) Remedy
8 1 (0.51%) ForgeRock
8 1 (0.51%) Facebook
8 1 (0.51%) Twitter
8 1 (0.51%) Akamai
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