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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 306 370 341
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -29
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 108 59 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.45% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.97% 0.50% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 47 54
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 £299 £251 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £358 £338
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +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
11113 11797 11788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.88% 46.45% 45.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7055 7608 7136
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 267 335
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.18 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.90 £48.84 £36.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.46% +2.52%

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 2 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 2 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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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 +51 27 £419 +19.64% 19
Wimbledon - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 158 (74.18%) Sitecore CMS
2 156 (73.24%) CMS
3 154 (72.30%) .NET
4 124 (58.22%) C#
5 104 (48.83%) MVC
6 99 (46.48%) ASP.NET
7 98 (46.01%) JavaScript
8 92 (43.19%) HTML
9 86 (40.38%) CSS
10 76 (35.68%) jQuery
11 74 (34.74%) SQL Server
12 63 (29.58%) ASP.NET MVC
13 55 (25.82%) Umbraco
14 49 (23.00%) Content Management
15 48 (22.54%) HTML5
16 46 (21.60%) Web Development
16 46 (21.60%) Microsoft
17 45 (21.13%) TDD
17 45 (21.13%) EPiServer
18 44 (20.66%) .NET Framework
19 41 (19.25%) XML
20 38 (17.84%) SQL
20 38 (17.84%) SharePoint
21 35 (16.43%) CSS3
22 34 (15.96%) Web Services
22 34 (15.96%) Scrum
23 33 (15.49%) Finance
23 33 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
24 31 (14.55%) Visual Studio
24 31 (14.55%) E-Commerce

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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
1 158 (74.18%) Sitecore CMS
2 156 (73.24%) CMS
3 55 (25.82%) Umbraco
4 38 (17.84%) SharePoint
5 24 (11.27%) IIS
6 16 (7.51%) DNN
7 15 (7.04%) Node.js
8 11 (5.16%) SharePoint 2010
8 11 (5.16%) Kentico
9 9 (4.23%) WordPress
10 8 (3.76%) Adobe CQ
10 8 (3.76%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (3.29%) ExpressionEngine
11 7 (3.29%) Drupal
12 6 (2.82%) Alfresco
13 5 (2.35%) Joomla!
14 4 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
15 3 (1.41%) Lync
15 3 (1.41%) Sitefinity
15 3 (1.41%) WorkSite
Applications
1 14 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.76%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.88%) MS Office
4 3 (1.41%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 5 (2.35%) Tridion
2 4 (1.88%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.94%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.35%) Intranet
1 5 (2.35%) Firewall
1 5 (2.35%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (1.88%) Internet
3 3 (1.41%) DNS
4 2 (0.94%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (34.74%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (7.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.41%) MySQL
6 2 (0.94%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.94%) QlikView
6 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.47%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.47%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 31 (14.55%) Visual Studio
2 21 (9.86%) NUnit
3 14 (6.57%) Subversion
4 11 (5.16%) TeamCity
5 9 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (4.23%) Moq
6 8 (3.76%) Git (software)
7 7 (3.29%) Rhino Mocks
7 7 (3.29%) CruiseControl
7 7 (3.29%) SpecFlow
8 4 (1.88%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.88%) Grunt
9 3 (1.41%) Selenium
9 3 (1.41%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.94%) Build Forge
10 2 (0.94%) JIRA
11 1 (0.47%) JUnit
11 1 (0.47%) Maven
11 1 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.47%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (15.49%) Finance
2 10 (4.69%) Banking
3 9 (4.23%) Marketing
4 6 (2.82%) Retail
4 6 (2.82%) Advertising
5 5 (2.35%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.35%) Legal
6 3 (1.41%) Law
7 2 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.94%) French Language
8 1 (0.47%) German Language
8 1 (0.47%) Publishing
8 1 (0.47%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.47%) Back Office
8 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.47%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 137 (64.32%) Developer
2 59 (27.70%) .NET Developer
3 47 (22.07%) Sitecore Developer
4 26 (12.21%) Front-End Developer
4 26 (12.21%) Architect
5 14 (6.57%) Analyst
5 14 (6.57%) Web Developer
6 12 (5.63%) C# Developer
7 9 (4.23%) Senior Developer
8 8 (3.76%) Lead Developer
8 8 (3.76%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (3.76%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (3.76%) Lead .NET Developer
8 8 (3.76%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (3.29%) Agile .NET Developer
9 7 (3.29%) Business Analyst
10 6 (2.82%) Technical Architect
11 5 (2.35%) Software Engineer
11 5 (2.35%) Consultant
11 5 (2.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (72.30%) .NET
2 99 (46.48%) ASP.NET
3 92 (43.19%) HTML
4 86 (40.38%) CSS
5 76 (35.68%) jQuery
6 63 (29.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 48 (22.54%) HTML5
8 44 (20.66%) .NET Framework
9 41 (19.25%) XML
10 35 (16.43%) CSS3
11 34 (15.96%) Web Services
12 30 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 29 (13.62%) AngularJS
14 28 (13.15%) Ajax
15 24 (11.27%) Razor View Engine
16 23 (10.80%) KnockoutJS
17 21 (9.86%) WCF
18 20 (9.39%) ASP.NET MVC 3
19 19 (8.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 16 (7.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.69%) Digital Media
2 5 (2.35%) Social Media
2 5 (2.35%) W3C
3 4 (1.88%) Streaming Music
3 4 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.41%) E-Learning
5 2 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (0.94%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.94%) Blackberry
5 2 (0.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.94%) Copywriting
6 1 (0.47%) RIA
6 1 (0.47%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.47%) Clustering
6 1 (0.47%) Arduino
6 1 (0.47%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.98%) Windows
2 6 (2.82%) Android
2 6 (2.82%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (48.83%) MVC
2 49 (23.00%) Content Management
3 46 (21.60%) Web Development
4 45 (21.13%) TDD
5 34 (15.96%) Scrum
6 33 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (14.55%) E-Commerce
8 21 (9.86%) Project Management
9 17 (7.98%) BDD
10 14 (6.57%) Software Engineering
11 11 (5.16%) Migration
11 11 (5.16%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (4.69%) Domain-Driven Design
13 9 (4.23%) OO
14 8 (3.76%) SOA
14 8 (3.76%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (3.29%) Web Application Development
16 5 (2.35%) Data Migration
16 5 (2.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 5 (2.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 124 (58.22%) C#
2 98 (46.01%) JavaScript
3 38 (17.84%) SQL
4 25 (11.74%) T-SQL
5 14 (6.57%) VB.NET
6 9 (4.23%) PHP
7 3 (1.41%) Python
8 2 (0.94%) C++
8 2 (0.94%) Java
8 2 (0.94%) VBA
9 1 (0.47%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (6.10%) Degree
2 2 (0.94%) MOS
3 1 (0.47%) MCP
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.47%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.16%) QA
2 4 (1.88%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (1.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (21.60%) Microsoft
2 45 (21.13%) EPiServer
3 18 (8.45%) Ektron
4 14 (6.57%) Google
5 8 (3.76%) Twitter
5 8 (3.76%) Adobe
6 7 (3.29%) Facebook
7 6 (2.82%) FatWire
7 6 (2.82%) RedDot
8 4 (1.88%) Interwoven
8 4 (1.88%) TIBCO
8 4 (1.88%) Vignette
8 4 (1.88%) Stellent
8 4 (1.88%) Nintex
9 3 (1.41%) Oracle
9 3 (1.41%) Omniture
10 2 (0.94%) StreamBase
10 2 (0.94%) Metastorm
11 1 (0.47%) SAP
11 1 (0.47%) IBM
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