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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 312 349 331
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -18
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 98 75 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.31% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.96% 0.67% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 54 38
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £277 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £443 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.96% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £13.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Sitecore
England

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
10261 11129 9889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.51% 45.89% 46.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7014 7313 6197
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 230 300
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 £31.70 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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 +15 19 £400 -17.94% 22
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Romford - - - - 1
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 133 (67.86%) Sitecore CMS
2 130 (66.33%) .NET
3 129 (65.82%) CMS
4 97 (49.49%) C#
5 90 (45.92%) HTML
6 81 (41.33%) JavaScript
6 81 (41.33%) ASP.NET
7 79 (40.31%) Agile Software Development
8 77 (39.29%) MVC
9 70 (35.71%) SQL Server
10 68 (34.69%) CSS
11 63 (32.14%) jQuery
12 51 (26.02%) .NET Framework
13 49 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 48 (24.49%) Scrum
15 46 (23.47%) HTML5
16 45 (22.96%) TDD
17 43 (21.94%) Microsoft
18 39 (19.90%) E-Commerce
18 39 (19.90%) Umbraco
19 38 (19.39%) Content Management
20 33 (16.84%) EPiServer
20 33 (16.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 31 (15.82%) SQL
22 30 (15.31%) Web Development
23 29 (14.80%) Project Management
23 29 (14.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 29 (14.80%) AngularJS
24 28 (14.29%) XML
25 25 (12.76%) Web Services

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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
1 133 (67.86%) Sitecore CMS
2 129 (65.82%) CMS
3 39 (19.90%) Umbraco
4 22 (11.22%) SharePoint
5 17 (8.67%) Kentico
6 15 (7.65%) Node.js
7 10 (5.10%) DNN
8 9 (4.59%) Sitefinity
9 8 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (4.08%) Drupal
9 8 (4.08%) IIS
10 6 (3.06%) Alfresco
11 4 (2.04%) Adobe CQ
11 4 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (2.04%) Immediacy CMS
12 3 (1.53%) Content Management Server
12 3 (1.53%) Joomla!
12 3 (1.53%) WordPress
13 2 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.55%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.02%) MS Office
4 1 (0.51%) MS Project
4 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.55%) Tridion
2 4 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.53%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.02%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.51%) assyst
5 1 (0.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.55%) Firewall
1 5 (2.55%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (1.02%) Internet
3 1 (0.51%) GPRS
3 1 (0.51%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.51%) MySQL
7 1 (0.51%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.51%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 21 (10.71%) NUnit
2 20 (10.20%) Moq
3 16 (8.16%) SpecFlow
3 16 (8.16%) Visual Studio
4 15 (7.65%) Rhino Mocks
5 10 (5.10%) Subversion
6 7 (3.57%) Git (software)
6 7 (3.57%) TeamCity
6 7 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (3.06%) JIRA
8 5 (2.55%) Selenium
8 5 (2.55%) MSTest
9 2 (1.02%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.02%) Firebug
9 2 (1.02%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.02%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.51%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.51%) JUnit
10 1 (0.51%) JMeter
10 1 (0.51%) Maven
General
1 18 (9.18%) Finance
2 14 (7.14%) Marketing
3 9 (4.59%) Retail
4 5 (2.55%) Banking
5 4 (2.04%) Publishing
6 3 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.53%) Advertising
7 1 (0.51%) Law
7 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.51%) French Language
Job Titles
1 108 (55.10%) Developer
2 45 (22.96%) .NET Developer
3 40 (20.41%) Sitecore Developer
4 26 (13.27%) Architect
5 13 (6.63%) Front-End Developer
5 13 (6.63%) Senior Developer
5 13 (6.63%) C# Developer
6 11 (5.61%) Project Manager
6 11 (5.61%) Analyst
6 11 (5.61%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (4.59%) Lead Developer
7 9 (4.59%) Digital Project Manager
7 9 (4.59%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (4.08%) Lead .NET Developer
9 7 (3.57%) Agile .NET Developer
9 7 (3.57%) Umbraco Developer
10 6 (3.06%) Consultant
10 6 (3.06%) Test Analyst
11 5 (2.55%) Technical Architect
11 5 (2.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (66.33%) .NET
2 90 (45.92%) HTML
3 81 (41.33%) ASP.NET
4 68 (34.69%) CSS
5 63 (32.14%) jQuery
6 51 (26.02%) .NET Framework
7 49 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 46 (23.47%) HTML5
9 33 (16.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 29 (14.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 29 (14.80%) AngularJS
11 28 (14.29%) XML
12 25 (12.76%) Web Services
12 25 (12.76%) CSS3
13 22 (11.22%) Ajax
14 20 (10.20%) Razor View Engine
15 19 (9.69%) REST
15 19 (9.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 18 (9.18%) Ninject
16 18 (9.18%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.59%) User Experience
3 8 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.04%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (2.04%) Open Source
6 3 (1.53%) W3C
6 3 (1.53%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.53%) Streaming Music
7 2 (1.02%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.02%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.02%) Handset
7 2 (1.02%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.02%) EPoS
8 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.51%) Clustering
8 1 (0.51%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.51%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.51%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.06%) Windows
2 5 (2.55%) Android
2 5 (2.55%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.02%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (40.31%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (39.29%) MVC
3 48 (24.49%) Scrum
4 45 (22.96%) TDD
5 39 (19.90%) E-Commerce
6 38 (19.39%) Content Management
7 30 (15.31%) Web Development
8 29 (14.80%) Project Management
9 24 (12.24%) BDD
10 18 (9.18%) Domain-Driven Design
11 16 (8.16%) SOA
12 10 (5.10%) SEO
13 9 (4.59%) TOGAF
13 9 (4.59%) Responsive Web Design
14 8 (4.08%) Migration
15 7 (3.57%) Workflow
15 7 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
15 7 (3.57%) Software Engineering
16 6 (3.06%) Mentoring
17 5 (2.55%) OO
Programming Languages
1 97 (49.49%) C#
2 81 (41.33%) JavaScript
3 31 (15.82%) SQL
4 22 (11.22%) T-SQL
5 11 (5.61%) VB.NET
6 7 (3.57%) Java
7 4 (2.04%) VB6
7 4 (2.04%) VB
8 3 (1.53%) C++
9 1 (0.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (5.10%) Degree
2 2 (1.02%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.51%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.51%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.59%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) WAI
Systems Management
1 3 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (21.94%) Microsoft
2 33 (16.84%) EPiServer
3 10 (5.10%) Ektron
4 9 (4.59%) RedDot
5 7 (3.57%) Google
6 4 (2.04%) Nintex
6 4 (2.04%) Stellent
6 4 (2.04%) FatWire
6 4 (2.04%) Vignette
6 4 (2.04%) Interwoven
7 3 (1.53%) SAP
7 3 (1.53%) Alterian
7 3 (1.53%) Facebook
7 3 (1.53%) Twitter
8 2 (1.02%) Oracle
8 2 (1.02%) Adobe
9 1 (0.51%) IBM
9 1 (0.51%) Apple
9 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.51%) Remedy
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