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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 295 337 357
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +20
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 114 78 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.49% 0.32% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 1.07% 0.70% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 62 44
Average daily rate
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£400 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £445 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -12.90%
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
10647 11180 11862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.37% 46.04% 45.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6693 7118 7147
Average daily rate £423 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £254 £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 217 291 340
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £48.00 £37.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Sitecore
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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +42 30 £450 +25.43% 15
Brentford - 1 £240 - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 147 (73.13%) Sitecore CMS
2 146 (72.64%) .NET
3 144 (71.64%) CMS
4 118 (58.71%) C#
5 97 (48.26%) ASP.NET
5 97 (48.26%) MVC
6 86 (42.79%) JavaScript
7 80 (39.80%) HTML
8 75 (37.31%) CSS
9 68 (33.83%) jQuery
10 66 (32.84%) SQL Server
11 61 (30.35%) ASP.NET MVC
12 55 (27.36%) Umbraco
13 46 (22.89%) EPiServer
13 46 (22.89%) Content Management
14 40 (19.90%) HTML5
15 39 (19.40%) Web Development
16 38 (18.91%) TDD
17 37 (18.41%) Microsoft
18 36 (17.91%) SharePoint
19 35 (17.41%) Web Services
19 35 (17.41%) Agile Software Development
19 35 (17.41%) .NET Framework
20 34 (16.92%) XML
20 34 (16.92%) SQL
21 33 (16.42%) CSS3
22 30 (14.93%) Visual Studio
22 30 (14.93%) Finance
23 29 (14.43%) E-Commerce
24 26 (12.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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
1 147 (73.13%) Sitecore CMS
2 144 (71.64%) CMS
3 55 (27.36%) Umbraco
4 36 (17.91%) SharePoint
5 25 (12.44%) IIS
6 12 (5.97%) DNN
7 11 (5.47%) SharePoint 2010
7 11 (5.47%) Kentico
8 10 (4.98%) WordPress
9 9 (4.48%) Node.js
10 8 (3.98%) Adobe CQ
10 8 (3.98%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (3.48%) ExpressionEngine
12 6 (2.99%) Drupal
13 5 (2.49%) Joomla!
14 4 (1.99%) Alfresco
15 3 (1.49%) WorkSite
15 3 (1.49%) Sitefinity
15 3 (1.49%) Lync
16 2 (1.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (5.47%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.98%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.99%) MS Office
4 3 (1.49%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 5 (2.49%) Tridion
2 4 (1.99%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.00%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.49%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.00%) SaaS
2 2 (1.00%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.49%) Intranet
1 5 (2.49%) Internet
2 4 (1.99%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (1.99%) Firewall
3 3 (1.49%) DNS
4 2 (1.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (32.84%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (7.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.99%) MySQL
5 3 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.49%) RavenDB
5 3 (1.49%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.49%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.00%) QlikView
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.50%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 30 (14.93%) Visual Studio
2 20 (9.95%) NUnit
3 18 (8.96%) Subversion
4 12 (5.97%) Git (software)
5 9 (4.48%) TeamCity
6 8 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (3.48%) CruiseControl
8 6 (2.99%) Moq
8 6 (2.99%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.99%) Rhino Mocks
9 4 (1.99%) Grunt
9 4 (1.99%) SpecFlow
9 4 (1.99%) JIRA
10 3 (1.49%) MSBuild
11 2 (1.00%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.00%) Build Forge
11 2 (1.00%) Bitbucket
11 2 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.00%) Selenium
12 1 (0.50%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 30 (14.93%) Finance
2 12 (5.97%) Banking
3 8 (3.98%) Advertising
3 8 (3.98%) Marketing
4 5 (2.49%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.49%) Legal
5 4 (1.99%) Retail
6 3 (1.49%) Law
7 1 (0.50%) Back Office
7 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.50%) Automotive
7 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.50%) Publishing
7 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.50%) French Language
7 1 (0.50%) German Language
7 1 (0.50%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 127 (63.18%) Developer
2 51 (25.37%) .NET Developer
3 48 (23.88%) Sitecore Developer
4 25 (12.44%) Architect
5 23 (11.44%) Front-End Developer
6 16 (7.96%) C# Developer
7 14 (6.97%) Analyst
7 14 (6.97%) Web Developer
8 11 (5.47%) Senior Developer
8 11 (5.47%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (4.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (4.48%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (3.98%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (2.99%) Test Analyst
11 6 (2.99%) Technical Architect
11 6 (2.99%) Project Manager
11 6 (2.99%) Business Analyst
12 5 (2.49%) Software Engineer
12 5 (2.49%) Lead Developer
12 5 (2.49%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (72.64%) .NET
2 97 (48.26%) ASP.NET
3 80 (39.80%) HTML
4 75 (37.31%) CSS
5 68 (33.83%) jQuery
6 61 (30.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (19.90%) HTML5
8 35 (17.41%) Web Services
8 35 (17.41%) .NET Framework
9 34 (16.92%) XML
10 33 (16.42%) CSS3
11 26 (12.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 25 (12.44%) Ajax
13 22 (10.95%) WCF
14 19 (9.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 18 (8.96%) KnockoutJS
15 18 (8.96%) AngularJS
16 17 (8.46%) Razor View Engine
17 13 (6.47%) Backbone.js
17 13 (6.47%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.98%) Digital Media
2 5 (2.49%) W3C
2 5 (2.49%) Social Media
3 4 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (1.99%) Streaming Music
4 3 (1.49%) E-Learning
4 3 (1.49%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.00%) FMCG
5 2 (1.00%) Copywriting
5 2 (1.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.50%) RIA
6 1 (0.50%) Physics
6 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.50%) Arduino
6 1 (0.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.45%) Windows
2 6 (2.99%) Apple iOS
2 6 (2.99%) Android
3 3 (1.49%) Linux
4 2 (1.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (48.26%) MVC
2 46 (22.89%) Content Management
3 39 (19.40%) Web Development
4 38 (18.91%) TDD
5 35 (17.41%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (14.43%) E-Commerce
7 24 (11.94%) Scrum
8 20 (9.95%) Project Management
9 14 (6.97%) Software Engineering
10 13 (6.47%) BDD
11 12 (5.97%) OO
12 11 (5.47%) Migration
12 11 (5.47%) Responsive Web Design
13 8 (3.98%) Web Application Development
13 8 (3.98%) SOA
13 8 (3.98%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (3.98%) Unit Testing
14 7 (3.48%) Domain-Driven Design
15 5 (2.49%) Release Management
15 5 (2.49%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 118 (58.71%) C#
2 86 (42.79%) JavaScript
3 34 (16.92%) SQL
4 22 (10.95%) T-SQL
5 12 (5.97%) VB.NET
6 11 (5.47%) PHP
7 5 (2.49%) Python
8 2 (1.00%) Ruby
8 2 (1.00%) VBA
8 2 (1.00%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.50%) C++
9 1 (0.50%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (5.97%) Degree
2 2 (1.00%) MOS
3 1 (0.50%) MCP
3 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.47%) QA
2 4 (1.99%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (22.89%) EPiServer
2 37 (18.41%) Microsoft
3 19 (9.45%) Ektron
4 13 (6.47%) Google
5 9 (4.48%) Adobe
6 8 (3.98%) Twitter
7 7 (3.48%) Facebook
8 6 (2.99%) FatWire
9 4 (1.99%) Nintex
9 4 (1.99%) Interwoven
9 4 (1.99%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.99%) Vignette
9 4 (1.99%) RedDot
9 4 (1.99%) Stellent
10 3 (1.49%) Omniture
11 2 (1.00%) StreamBase
11 2 (1.00%) Rackspace
11 2 (1.00%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.00%) Metastorm
11 2 (1.00%) VMware
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