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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 329 365 346
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -19
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 96 65 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 0.56% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 53 58
Average daily rate
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£378 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £358 £338
% change year-on-year
-5.59% +5.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
11231 11606 11937
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.86% 46.11% 45.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7270 7562 7260
Average daily rate £425 £423 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 248 339
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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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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 +35 20 £400 +14.28% 15
Hounslow - - - -
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 164 (74.55%) Sitecore CMS
2 161 (73.18%) CMS
3 150 (68.18%) .NET
4 116 (52.73%) C#
5 100 (45.45%) MVC
6 96 (43.64%) ASP.NET
7 94 (42.73%) HTML
8 92 (41.82%) JavaScript
9 83 (37.73%) CSS
10 74 (33.64%) Agile Software Development
11 71 (32.27%) jQuery
12 69 (31.36%) SQL Server
13 60 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
14 52 (23.64%) Umbraco
15 51 (23.18%) Content Management
16 50 (22.73%) Web Development
17 47 (21.36%) .NET Framework
17 47 (21.36%) Microsoft
18 46 (20.91%) TDD
18 46 (20.91%) HTML5
19 44 (20.00%) EPiServer
20 38 (17.27%) XML
21 37 (16.82%) SQL
22 36 (16.36%) SharePoint
23 33 (15.00%) E-Commerce
24 32 (14.55%) Scrum
24 32 (14.55%) CSS3
25 31 (14.09%) Finance
26 29 (13.18%) Web Services
26 29 (13.18%) Visual Studio

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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
1 164 (74.55%) Sitecore CMS
2 161 (73.18%) CMS
3 52 (23.64%) Umbraco
4 36 (16.36%) SharePoint
5 21 (9.55%) IIS
6 15 (6.82%) Node.js
7 14 (6.36%) DNN
8 13 (5.91%) Kentico
9 11 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (4.09%) WordPress
11 8 (3.64%) Drupal
11 8 (3.64%) Adobe CQ
11 8 (3.64%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (3.18%) ExpressionEngine
13 6 (2.73%) Alfresco
14 5 (2.27%) Joomla!
15 4 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
16 3 (1.36%) Sitefinity
16 3 (1.36%) Lync
16 3 (1.36%) WorkSite
Applications
1 16 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.64%) Photoshop
3 5 (2.27%) MS Office
4 3 (1.36%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.45%) MS Project
5 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.27%) Tridion
2 4 (1.82%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.91%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.27%) Intranet
1 5 (2.27%) Firewall
1 5 (2.27%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (1.82%) Internet
3 3 (1.36%) DNS
4 2 (0.91%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (31.36%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.36%) MySQL
6 2 (0.91%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.91%) QlikView
6 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.45%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (0.45%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 29 (13.18%) Visual Studio
2 21 (9.55%) NUnit
3 12 (5.45%) Subversion
4 9 (4.09%) TeamCity
4 9 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (4.09%) Moq
5 8 (3.64%) Git (software)
6 7 (3.18%) Rhino Mocks
6 7 (3.18%) SpecFlow
7 5 (2.27%) CruiseControl
8 4 (1.82%) Grunt
9 3 (1.36%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.36%) Selenium
9 3 (1.36%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.91%) Build Forge
10 2 (0.91%) JIRA
11 1 (0.45%) JUnit
11 1 (0.45%) Maven
11 1 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.45%) WebDriver
General
1 31 (14.09%) Finance
2 13 (5.91%) Marketing
3 10 (4.55%) Banking
4 8 (3.64%) Retail
5 4 (1.82%) Advertising
5 4 (1.82%) Law
5 4 (1.82%) Legal
6 3 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.36%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.91%) French Language
8 1 (0.45%) German Language
8 1 (0.45%) Publishing
8 1 (0.45%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.45%) Back Office
8 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 133 (60.45%) Developer
2 57 (25.91%) .NET Developer
3 44 (20.00%) Sitecore Developer
4 27 (12.27%) Front-End Developer
5 26 (11.82%) Architect
6 15 (6.82%) Analyst
7 12 (5.45%) Web Developer
8 10 (4.55%) C# Developer
9 9 (4.09%) Senior Developer
9 9 (4.09%) Project Manager
10 8 (3.64%) Lead Developer
10 8 (3.64%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (3.64%) Lead .NET Developer
11 7 (3.18%) Agile .NET Developer
11 7 (3.18%) ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (3.18%) Business Analyst
11 7 (3.18%) Technical Architect
12 6 (2.73%) Content Editor
12 6 (2.73%) C# .NET Developer
13 5 (2.27%) Web Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (68.18%) .NET
2 96 (43.64%) ASP.NET
3 94 (42.73%) HTML
4 83 (37.73%) CSS
5 71 (32.27%) jQuery
6 60 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 47 (21.36%) .NET Framework
8 46 (20.91%) HTML5
9 38 (17.27%) XML
10 32 (14.55%) CSS3
11 29 (13.18%) Web Services
11 29 (13.18%) AngularJS
12 28 (12.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 26 (11.82%) Ajax
14 23 (10.45%) KnockoutJS
15 21 (9.55%) Razor View Engine
16 20 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 19 (8.64%) WCF
18 17 (7.73%) ASP.NET MVC 3
19 16 (7.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.27%) User Experience
2 10 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.55%) Digital Media
3 6 (2.73%) Social Media
4 5 (2.27%) W3C
5 4 (1.82%) Streaming Music
5 4 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.36%) E-Learning
7 2 (0.91%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (0.91%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.91%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.91%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.91%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.91%) Copywriting
8 1 (0.45%) RIA
8 1 (0.45%) FMCG
8 1 (0.45%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.45%) Clustering
8 1 (0.45%) Arduino
8 1 (0.45%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.82%) Windows
2 6 (2.73%) Android
2 6 (2.73%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (45.45%) MVC
2 74 (33.64%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (23.18%) Content Management
4 50 (22.73%) Web Development
5 46 (20.91%) TDD
6 33 (15.00%) E-Commerce
7 32 (14.55%) Scrum
8 24 (10.91%) Project Management
9 17 (7.73%) BDD
10 13 (5.91%) Software Engineering
11 11 (5.00%) Migration
11 11 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (4.55%) Domain-Driven Design
13 9 (4.09%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (3.64%) SEO
14 8 (3.64%) SOA
14 8 (3.64%) OO
15 6 (2.73%) PRINCE2
15 6 (2.73%) Web Application Development
16 5 (2.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 116 (52.73%) C#
2 92 (41.82%) JavaScript
3 37 (16.82%) SQL
4 22 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 15 (6.82%) VB.NET
6 10 (4.55%) PHP
7 3 (1.36%) C++
7 3 (1.36%) Java
7 3 (1.36%) Python
8 2 (0.91%) VBA
9 1 (0.45%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (5.91%) Degree
2 2 (0.91%) MOS
2 2 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.45%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.45%) MCP
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.00%) QA
2 4 (1.82%) SLA
3 1 (0.45%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (1.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (21.36%) Microsoft
2 44 (20.00%) EPiServer
3 15 (6.82%) Ektron
4 14 (6.36%) Google
5 9 (4.09%) Adobe
6 8 (3.64%) Twitter
7 7 (3.18%) Facebook
8 6 (2.73%) FatWire
8 6 (2.73%) RedDot
9 4 (1.82%) Interwoven
9 4 (1.82%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.82%) Vignette
9 4 (1.82%) Stellent
9 4 (1.82%) Nintex
10 3 (1.36%) Oracle
10 3 (1.36%) Omniture
11 2 (0.91%) StreamBase
11 2 (0.91%) Metastorm
12 1 (0.45%) SAP
12 1 (0.45%) IBM
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