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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 281 314 363
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +49
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 134 107 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.57% 0.45% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 1.32% 0.98% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 70 51
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £299 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 - -
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
10123 10922 11348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.72% 45.61% 45.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6690 6912 7297
Average daily rate £425 £425 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £576
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 234 263
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.27 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £34.50 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +9 28 £375 -10.44% 10
Croydon - 2 £350 -
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 149 (64.78%) Sitecore CMS
2 145 (63.04%) CMS
3 133 (57.83%) .NET
4 103 (44.78%) C#
5 83 (36.09%) HTML
5 83 (36.09%) JavaScript
5 83 (36.09%) Agile Software Development
6 81 (35.22%) ASP.NET
7 80 (34.78%) MVC
8 66 (28.70%) CSS
9 56 (24.35%) SQL Server
9 56 (24.35%) Umbraco
10 47 (20.43%) TDD
10 47 (20.43%) Content Management
11 46 (20.00%) jQuery
12 41 (17.83%) ASP.NET MVC
13 40 (17.39%) HTML5
14 37 (16.09%) Scrum
14 37 (16.09%) .NET Framework
15 36 (15.65%) EPiServer
16 33 (14.35%) Web Development
16 33 (14.35%) E-Commerce
17 31 (13.48%) CSS3
18 30 (13.04%) Finance
19 29 (12.61%) BDD
20 28 (12.17%) Web Services
21 27 (11.74%) Marketing
21 27 (11.74%) User Experience
22 26 (11.30%) Analytics
22 26 (11.30%) SQL

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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
1 149 (64.78%) Sitecore CMS
2 145 (63.04%) CMS
3 56 (24.35%) Umbraco
4 21 (9.13%) Kentico
5 16 (6.96%) SharePoint
6 13 (5.65%) Sitefinity
7 11 (4.78%) WebSphere
7 11 (4.78%) WebSphere Portal
8 10 (4.35%) DNN
8 10 (4.35%) WebLogic Portal
8 10 (4.35%) WebLogic
9 9 (3.91%) IIS
10 7 (3.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 6 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (2.61%) WordPress
12 4 (1.74%) Node.js
13 3 (1.30%) Immediacy CMS
13 3 (1.30%) Drupal
14 2 (0.87%) Joomla!
14 2 (0.87%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 6 (2.61%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.43%) InDesign
3 1 (0.43%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 9 (3.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.61%) WebTrends
3 4 (1.74%) Tridion
3 4 (1.74%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.43%) Magento
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.91%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.87%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (0.87%) GitHub
4 1 (0.43%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.74%) Internet
2 2 (0.87%) HTTP
3 1 (0.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (24.35%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (2.61%) MarkLogic
3 5 (2.17%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.30%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.43%) MySQL
6 1 (0.43%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.43%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 12 (5.22%) Visual Studio
2 10 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (3.91%) Git (software)
4 8 (3.48%) NUnit
5 7 (3.04%) JIRA
6 6 (2.61%) Subversion
7 3 (1.30%) Selenium
8 2 (0.87%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.87%) Maven
8 2 (0.87%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.87%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.87%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.43%) Capybara
9 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.43%) Grunt
9 1 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.43%) gulp
9 1 (0.43%) MSTest
9 1 (0.43%) MbUnit
9 1 (0.43%) FitNesse
General
1 30 (13.04%) Finance
2 27 (11.74%) Marketing
3 10 (4.35%) Retail
4 8 (3.48%) Billing
5 6 (2.61%) Automotive
6 5 (2.17%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.30%) Advertising
7 3 (1.30%) Banking
8 2 (0.87%) Legal
8 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.87%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.43%) Law
9 1 (0.43%) Publishing
9 1 (0.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 125 (54.35%) Developer
2 59 (25.65%) Sitecore Developer
3 38 (16.52%) .NET Developer
4 31 (13.48%) Architect
5 23 (10.00%) Analyst
6 16 (6.96%) Project Manager
7 12 (5.22%) Business Analyst
7 12 (5.22%) Front-End Developer
8 8 (3.48%) CMS Developer
8 8 (3.48%) Technical Architect
9 7 (3.04%) Web Developer
9 7 (3.04%) Test Analyst
9 7 (3.04%) C# Developer
9 7 (3.04%) Content Editor
10 6 (2.61%) .NET Architect
10 6 (2.61%) Website Manager
10 6 (2.61%) Tester
10 6 (2.61%) Senior Developer
11 5 (2.17%) Applications Support
11 5 (2.17%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (57.83%) .NET
2 83 (36.09%) HTML
3 81 (35.22%) ASP.NET
4 66 (28.70%) CSS
5 46 (20.00%) jQuery
6 41 (17.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (17.39%) HTML5
8 37 (16.09%) .NET Framework
9 31 (13.48%) CSS3
10 28 (12.17%) Web Services
11 23 (10.00%) AngularJS
12 22 (9.57%) ASP.NET Web API
13 21 (9.13%) WCF
14 15 (6.52%) LINQ
14 15 (6.52%) Entity Framework
14 15 (6.52%) Razor View Engine
15 12 (5.22%) RESTful
16 10 (4.35%) WebCenter
16 10 (4.35%) XML
17 7 (3.04%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.74%) User Experience
2 12 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.35%) Social Media
3 10 (4.35%) iPad
4 4 (1.74%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.74%) Blog
5 3 (1.30%) W3C
5 3 (1.30%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.30%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.87%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.87%) NHS
7 1 (0.43%) Copywriting
7 1 (0.43%) FMCG
7 1 (0.43%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.43%) BBC
7 1 (0.43%) Handset
7 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.43%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.65%) Windows
2 4 (1.74%) Android
2 4 (1.74%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.43%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (36.09%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (34.78%) MVC
3 47 (20.43%) TDD
3 47 (20.43%) Content Management
4 37 (16.09%) Scrum
5 33 (14.35%) E-Commerce
5 33 (14.35%) Web Development
6 29 (12.61%) BDD
7 26 (11.30%) Analytics
8 18 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (7.83%) CRM
9 16 (6.96%) OO
10 15 (6.52%) B2C
10 15 (6.52%) Digital Marketing
11 14 (6.09%) Migration
11 14 (6.09%) Project Management
12 13 (5.65%) SEO
13 12 (5.22%) Open Source
14 11 (4.78%) Unit Testing
15 10 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 103 (44.78%) C#
2 83 (36.09%) JavaScript
3 26 (11.30%) SQL
4 13 (5.65%) VB.NET
5 10 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 6 (2.61%) Java
7 3 (1.30%) VB
7 3 (1.30%) VB6
8 2 (0.87%) Ruby
9 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.43%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (3.48%) Degree
2 6 (2.61%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.74%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.43%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.65%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.74%) Netcool
Vendors
1 36 (15.65%) EPiServer
2 25 (10.87%) Microsoft
3 24 (10.43%) Adobe
4 12 (5.22%) Google
4 12 (5.22%) Oracle
5 9 (3.91%) Ektron
6 8 (3.48%) IBM
7 6 (2.61%) TIBCO
8 4 (1.74%) Remedy
8 4 (1.74%) Infovista
8 4 (1.74%) BMC
8 4 (1.74%) Pega
8 4 (1.74%) Amdocs
9 3 (1.30%) Facebook
10 2 (0.87%) Twitter
10 2 (0.87%) hybris
11 1 (0.43%) Demandware
11 1 (0.43%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.43%) Apigee
11 1 (0.43%) Telerik
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