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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 313 283 340
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +57
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 111 130 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.48% 0.57% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 1.06% 1.27% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 91 59
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.78 £9.50 -
% change year-on-year
+24.00% -
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
10425 10213 10562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.69% 44.57% 45.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6885 6528 6618
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 208 303
Average hourly rate £19.88 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.56 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £32.03 £46.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -20 21 £400 -11.11% 19
Croydon - 6 £260 -
Wembley -4 1 £330 -30.52%
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 159 (68.53%) Sitecore CMS
2 150 (64.66%) CMS
3 147 (63.36%) .NET
4 118 (50.86%) C#
5 101 (43.53%) JavaScript
6 98 (42.24%) HTML
6 98 (42.24%) ASP.NET
7 97 (41.81%) MVC
8 92 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
9 87 (37.50%) CSS
10 73 (31.47%) Umbraco
11 62 (26.72%) SQL Server
12 61 (26.29%) TDD
13 56 (24.14%) HTML5
14 54 (23.28%) Scrum
15 52 (22.41%) ASP.NET MVC
16 50 (21.55%) EPiServer
17 49 (21.12%) E-Commerce
18 47 (20.26%) jQuery
19 45 (19.40%) CSS3
20 42 (18.10%) Content Management
20 42 (18.10%) .NET Framework
21 41 (17.67%) BDD
22 33 (14.22%) Kentico
23 32 (13.79%) Web Services
24 30 (12.93%) Microsoft
25 28 (12.07%) Web Development
25 28 (12.07%) WCF
26 27 (11.64%) AngularJS
26 27 (11.64%) ASP.NET Web API

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 159 (68.53%) Sitecore CMS
2 150 (64.66%) CMS
3 73 (31.47%) Umbraco
4 33 (14.22%) Kentico
5 16 (6.90%) SharePoint
6 14 (6.03%) Sitefinity
7 12 (5.17%) DNN
8 11 (4.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 10 (4.31%) IIS
10 5 (2.16%) WebSphere
10 5 (2.16%) WebSphere Portal
11 4 (1.72%) WebLogic
11 4 (1.72%) WebLogic Portal
12 3 (1.29%) Joomla!
12 3 (1.29%) Drupal
12 3 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (1.29%) EPiServer CMS
12 3 (1.29%) Node.js
12 3 (1.29%) WordPress
13 2 (0.86%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 9 (3.88%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.16%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.29%) InDesign
3 3 (1.29%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 9 (3.88%) Tridion
2 8 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (2.59%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.59%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.29%) HTTP
1 3 (1.29%) Internet
2 2 (0.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (26.72%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.29%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.43%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.43%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.43%) MarkLogic
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (6.03%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.88%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (3.45%) JIRA
4 7 (3.02%) NUnit
5 4 (1.72%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.29%) SpecFlow
6 3 (1.29%) WatiN
6 3 (1.29%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.29%) Selenium
6 3 (1.29%) eggPlant
7 2 (0.86%) Subversion
7 2 (0.86%) Maven
7 2 (0.86%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.86%) Grunt
7 2 (0.86%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.43%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.43%) ReSharper
General
1 26 (11.21%) Finance
2 22 (9.48%) Marketing
3 8 (3.45%) Retail
4 5 (2.16%) Multimedia
5 4 (1.72%) Billing
6 2 (0.86%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.86%) Advertising
7 1 (0.43%) Publishing
7 1 (0.43%) Electronics
7 1 (0.43%) Law
7 1 (0.43%) Legal
7 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.43%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 144 (62.07%) Developer
2 74 (31.90%) Sitecore Developer
3 46 (19.83%) .NET Developer
4 25 (10.78%) Architect
5 15 (6.47%) Front-End Developer
6 13 (5.60%) Analyst
6 13 (5.60%) CMS Developer
7 12 (5.17%) Project Manager
7 12 (5.17%) Web Developer
8 10 (4.31%) C# Developer
9 8 (3.45%) Umbraco Developer
10 7 (3.02%) Senior Developer
11 6 (2.59%) Technical Architect
11 6 (2.59%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (2.59%) Content Editor
12 5 (2.16%) Business Analyst
12 5 (2.16%) Programmer
12 5 (2.16%) Applications Support
12 5 (2.16%) Website Manager
12 5 (2.16%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (63.36%) .NET
2 98 (42.24%) ASP.NET
2 98 (42.24%) HTML
3 87 (37.50%) CSS
4 56 (24.14%) HTML5
5 52 (22.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 47 (20.26%) jQuery
7 45 (19.40%) CSS3
8 42 (18.10%) .NET Framework
9 32 (13.79%) Web Services
10 28 (12.07%) WCF
11 27 (11.64%) AngularJS
11 27 (11.64%) ASP.NET Web API
12 24 (10.34%) LINQ
13 23 (9.91%) Entity Framework
13 23 (9.91%) Razor View Engine
14 18 (7.76%) RESTful
15 16 (6.90%) REST
16 15 (6.47%) XML
17 11 (4.74%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.76%) User Experience
2 14 (6.03%) iPad
3 13 (5.60%) W3C
4 9 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.16%) Social Media
7 4 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.29%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.86%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.86%) NHS
9 2 (0.86%) Handset
9 2 (0.86%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.86%) Physics
10 1 (0.43%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.43%) Photography
10 1 (0.43%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.43%) DTV
10 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.43%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.43%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.74%) Windows
2 5 (2.16%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.29%) Android
4 2 (0.86%) webOS
5 1 (0.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (41.81%) MVC
2 92 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (26.29%) TDD
4 54 (23.28%) Scrum
5 49 (21.12%) E-Commerce
6 42 (18.10%) Content Management
7 41 (17.67%) BDD
8 28 (12.07%) Web Development
9 21 (9.05%) Analytics
10 18 (7.76%) Mentoring
10 18 (7.76%) Unit Testing
11 17 (7.33%) CRM
12 16 (6.90%) Pair Programming
13 15 (6.47%) Migration
13 15 (6.47%) OO
14 14 (6.03%) Responsive Web Design
15 12 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (4.74%) Open Source
17 9 (3.88%) Digital Marketing
17 9 (3.88%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 118 (50.86%) C#
2 101 (43.53%) JavaScript
3 23 (9.91%) SQL
4 17 (7.33%) Java
5 15 (6.47%) VB.NET
6 6 (2.59%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.72%) VB
8 2 (0.86%) PHP
8 2 (0.86%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.86%) VB6
9 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.43%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 17 (7.33%) Degree
2 8 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.02%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.86%) Netcool
Vendors
1 50 (21.55%) EPiServer
2 30 (12.93%) Microsoft
3 19 (8.19%) Adobe
4 11 (4.74%) Ektron
5 10 (4.31%) Google
6 9 (3.88%) Oracle
7 5 (2.16%) TIBCO
7 5 (2.16%) hybris
8 4 (1.72%) IBM
9 3 (1.29%) FatWire
9 3 (1.29%) Facebook
9 3 (1.29%) Twitter
10 2 (0.86%) Pega
10 2 (0.86%) Amdocs
10 2 (0.86%) Foundry
10 2 (0.86%) Remedy
10 2 (0.86%) Infovista
10 2 (0.86%) BMC
11 1 (0.43%) SAP
11 1 (0.43%) ATG
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £550 per day 6 Months
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
First Point
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Excellent Consultancy Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cititec
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £475 per day + Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
First Point
Rate: £500 - £650 per day + 9-12 month plus extension
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £480 - £580 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 26 days ago