The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Sitecore.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 275 345 359
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +14
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 134 72 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.59% 0.30% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 1.32% 0.66% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 57 41
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £209 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £405 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.50 - -
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10141 10839 11752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.46% 45.49% 45.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6484 6858 7034
Average daily rate £425 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 308 327
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.34 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.94% +6.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.06 £48.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
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England

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 10 July 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 10 July 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 +44 33 £450 +22.44% 16
Wimbledon - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Teddington - - - -
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England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 July 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.

1 159 (74.65%) Sitecore CMS
2 157 (73.71%) CMS
3 154 (72.30%) .NET
4 126 (59.15%) C#
5 109 (51.17%) ASP.NET
6 105 (49.30%) MVC
7 91 (42.72%) JavaScript
8 84 (39.44%) HTML
9 76 (35.68%) ASP.NET MVC
10 75 (35.21%) CSS
11 72 (33.80%) jQuery
12 71 (33.33%) SQL Server
13 54 (25.35%) Umbraco
14 50 (23.47%) EPiServer
15 49 (23.00%) Content Management
16 43 (20.19%) TDD
17 39 (18.31%) Web Development
17 39 (18.31%) Microsoft
17 39 (18.31%) HTML5
18 38 (17.84%) SQL
18 38 (17.84%) Agile Software Development
19 37 (17.37%) .NET Framework
19 37 (17.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 35 (16.43%) Web Services
20 35 (16.43%) XML
20 35 (16.43%) SharePoint
21 33 (15.49%) Visual Studio
21 33 (15.49%) CSS3
22 30 (14.08%) E-Commerce
22 30 (14.08%) Finance

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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
1 159 (74.65%) Sitecore CMS
2 157 (73.71%) CMS
3 54 (25.35%) Umbraco
4 35 (16.43%) SharePoint
5 25 (11.74%) IIS
6 13 (6.10%) DNN
7 11 (5.16%) SharePoint 2010
7 11 (5.16%) WordPress
7 11 (5.16%) Node.js
8 10 (4.69%) Adobe CQ
9 9 (4.23%) Drupal
10 8 (3.76%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (3.76%) Kentico
11 7 (3.29%) ExpressionEngine
12 6 (2.82%) Alfresco
13 5 (2.35%) Joomla!
14 3 (1.41%) WorkSite
14 3 (1.41%) Sitefinity
14 3 (1.41%) Lync
15 2 (0.94%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 15 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.76%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.88%) MS Office
4 3 (1.41%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 7 (3.29%) Tridion
2 4 (1.88%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.94%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.94%) SaaS
2 2 (0.94%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.82%) Intranet
2 5 (2.35%) Internet
3 4 (1.88%) Firewall
3 4 (1.88%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (1.41%) DNS
5 2 (0.94%) FTP
5 2 (0.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (7.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (2.82%) MySQL
4 5 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.41%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.41%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.41%) RavenDB
6 2 (0.94%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.94%) QlikView
6 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.47%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.47%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 33 (15.49%) Visual Studio
2 21 (9.86%) NUnit
3 20 (9.39%) Subversion
4 13 (6.10%) Git (software)
5 9 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (4.23%) CruiseControl
6 8 (3.76%) TeamCity
6 8 (3.76%) Rhino Mocks
6 8 (3.76%) Jenkins
7 7 (3.29%) Moq
8 5 (2.35%) JIRA
8 5 (2.35%) SpecFlow
9 4 (1.88%) Grunt
10 3 (1.41%) MSBuild
10 3 (1.41%) Maven
11 2 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.94%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.94%) Build Forge
11 2 (0.94%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.94%) Bitbucket
General
1 30 (14.08%) Finance
2 13 (6.10%) Banking
3 8 (3.76%) Advertising
4 6 (2.82%) Marketing
5 5 (2.35%) Retail
5 5 (2.35%) Legal
5 5 (2.35%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.41%) Law
7 1 (0.47%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.47%) French Language
7 1 (0.47%) German Language
7 1 (0.47%) Back Office
7 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.47%) Automotive
7 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.47%) Publishing
7 1 (0.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 135 (63.38%) Developer
2 52 (24.41%) .NET Developer
3 50 (23.47%) Sitecore Developer
4 28 (13.15%) Architect
5 23 (10.80%) Front-End Developer
6 18 (8.45%) C# Developer
7 14 (6.57%) Analyst
7 14 (6.57%) Web Developer
7 14 (6.57%) Senior Developer
8 11 (5.16%) Senior .NET Developer
8 11 (5.16%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (4.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (3.76%) Technical Architect
10 8 (3.76%) Business Analyst
10 8 (3.76%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (2.82%) Lead Developer
11 6 (2.82%) Project Manager
11 6 (2.82%) Lead .NET Developer
12 5 (2.35%) Software Engineer
12 5 (2.35%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (72.30%) .NET
2 109 (51.17%) ASP.NET
3 84 (39.44%) HTML
4 76 (35.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 75 (35.21%) CSS
6 72 (33.80%) jQuery
7 39 (18.31%) HTML5
8 37 (17.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 37 (17.37%) .NET Framework
9 35 (16.43%) Web Services
9 35 (16.43%) XML
10 33 (15.49%) CSS3
11 29 (13.62%) Ajax
12 24 (11.27%) WCF
13 21 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 19 (8.92%) KnockoutJS
15 17 (7.98%) AngularJS
15 17 (7.98%) Razor View Engine
15 17 (7.98%) ASP.NET MVC 2
16 16 (7.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.76%) Digital Media
2 6 (2.82%) W3C
2 6 (2.82%) Streaming Music
3 5 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.35%) Social Media
4 4 (1.88%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.41%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.41%) E-Learning
5 3 (1.41%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (0.94%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (0.94%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.94%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.94%) Copywriting
6 2 (0.94%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.94%) FMCG
7 1 (0.47%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.47%) RIA
7 1 (0.47%) Physics
7 1 (0.47%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 19 (8.92%) Windows
2 6 (2.82%) Android
2 6 (2.82%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.41%) Linux
4 2 (0.94%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (49.30%) MVC
2 49 (23.00%) Content Management
3 43 (20.19%) TDD
4 39 (18.31%) Web Development
5 38 (17.84%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (14.08%) E-Commerce
7 28 (13.15%) Scrum
8 20 (9.39%) Project Management
9 15 (7.04%) OO
9 15 (7.04%) Software Engineering
10 14 (6.57%) BDD
11 12 (5.63%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (5.63%) Migration
12 11 (5.16%) Domain-Driven Design
13 10 (4.69%) Web Application Development
14 9 (4.23%) Dependency Injection
14 9 (4.23%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (3.76%) Unit Testing
16 7 (3.29%) SOA
17 5 (2.35%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 126 (59.15%) C#
2 91 (42.72%) JavaScript
3 38 (17.84%) SQL
4 27 (12.68%) T-SQL
5 14 (6.57%) PHP
6 13 (6.10%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.35%) Python
8 3 (1.41%) Java
9 2 (0.94%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.94%) Ruby
9 2 (0.94%) VBA
10 1 (0.47%) C++
10 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.47%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 15 (7.04%) Degree
2 4 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.94%) MOS
4 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.47%) MCP
4 1 (0.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.23%) QA
2 4 (1.88%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (1.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 50 (23.47%) EPiServer
2 39 (18.31%) Microsoft
3 20 (9.39%) Ektron
4 13 (6.10%) Google
5 12 (5.63%) Adobe
6 9 (4.23%) Twitter
7 8 (3.76%) Facebook
8 6 (2.82%) FatWire
9 5 (2.35%) RedDot
10 4 (1.88%) Stellent
10 4 (1.88%) Interwoven
10 4 (1.88%) Vignette
10 4 (1.88%) TIBCO
10 4 (1.88%) Nintex
11 3 (1.41%) SAP
11 3 (1.41%) Omniture
12 2 (0.94%) VMware
12 2 (0.94%) Metastorm
12 2 (0.94%) ATG
12 2 (0.94%) Red Hat
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