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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 282 312 307
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -5
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 117 72 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.55% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 1.23% 0.74% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 56 54
Average daily rate
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£386 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
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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
9544 9705 8961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.96% 44.66% 45.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6261 6202 5712
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 212 239
Average hourly rate £19.63 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.94% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.31 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +38 34 £400 -5.88% 17
Wimbledon - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Romford - - - -
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 136 (65.38%) Sitecore CMS
2 131 (62.98%) .NET
3 127 (61.06%) CMS
4 101 (48.56%) C#
5 90 (43.27%) HTML
6 89 (42.79%) ASP.NET
7 87 (41.83%) JavaScript
7 87 (41.83%) Agile Software Development
8 80 (38.46%) MVC
9 77 (37.02%) CSS
10 61 (29.33%) SQL Server
11 55 (26.44%) TDD
11 55 (26.44%) Scrum
12 53 (25.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 49 (23.56%) jQuery
13 49 (23.56%) E-Commerce
14 48 (23.08%) Umbraco
14 48 (23.08%) HTML5
15 38 (18.27%) Microsoft
15 38 (18.27%) BDD
16 37 (17.79%) EPiServer
16 37 (17.79%) .NET Framework
16 37 (17.79%) Content Management
17 34 (16.35%) CSS3
18 30 (14.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 27 (12.98%) AngularJS
19 27 (12.98%) WCF
20 26 (12.50%) Web Services
20 26 (12.50%) Kentico
21 25 (12.02%) REST

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 136 (65.38%) Sitecore CMS
2 127 (61.06%) CMS
3 48 (23.08%) Umbraco
4 26 (12.50%) Kentico
5 12 (5.77%) Node.js
5 12 (5.77%) Sitefinity
6 10 (4.81%) DNN
7 9 (4.33%) SharePoint
8 7 (3.37%) Adobe CQ
9 6 (2.88%) Drupal
10 4 (1.92%) Immediacy CMS
10 4 (1.92%) WordPress
11 3 (1.44%) Joomla!
11 3 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (1.44%) IIS
12 2 (0.96%) EPiServer CMS
13 1 (0.48%) Orchard CMS
13 1 (0.48%) Confluence
13 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.48%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 11 (5.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.92%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.96%) InDesign
3 2 (0.96%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.48%) MS Project
4 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.88%) Tridion
2 4 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.44%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.96%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.48%) Magento
5 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.48%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.96%) GitHub
3 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.44%) HTTP
1 3 (1.44%) Internet
2 2 (0.96%) DNS
3 1 (0.48%) GPRS
3 1 (0.48%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (29.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (7.21%) Moq
2 14 (6.73%) SpecFlow
3 11 (5.29%) Rhino Mocks
3 11 (5.29%) NUnit
4 9 (4.33%) Visual Studio
4 9 (4.33%) Git (software)
5 8 (3.85%) TeamCity
5 8 (3.85%) JIRA
6 7 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.40%) MSTest
7 5 (2.40%) Selenium
8 4 (1.92%) Subversion
8 4 (1.92%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.92%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.44%) eggPlant
9 3 (1.44%) WatiN
10 2 (0.96%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.96%) Firebug
10 2 (0.96%) Grunt
11 1 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 17 (8.17%) Finance
2 16 (7.69%) Marketing
3 8 (3.85%) Retail
4 4 (1.92%) Publishing
5 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.48%) Electronics
5 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.48%) Law
5 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.48%) Advertising
5 1 (0.48%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 115 (55.29%) Developer
2 51 (24.52%) Sitecore Developer
3 40 (19.23%) .NET Developer
4 26 (12.50%) Architect
5 16 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 16 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 16 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 14 (6.73%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (5.29%) Web Developer
7 11 (5.29%) Digital Project Manager
7 11 (5.29%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (4.81%) Umbraco Developer
9 9 (4.33%) Front-End Developer
9 9 (4.33%) Content Editor
9 9 (4.33%) Analyst
10 8 (3.85%) Web Content Editor
11 7 (3.37%) CMS Developer
12 6 (2.88%) Website Editor
12 6 (2.88%) Technical Architect
13 5 (2.40%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (62.98%) .NET
2 90 (43.27%) HTML
3 89 (42.79%) ASP.NET
4 77 (37.02%) CSS
5 53 (25.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 49 (23.56%) jQuery
7 48 (23.08%) HTML5
8 37 (17.79%) .NET Framework
9 34 (16.35%) CSS3
10 30 (14.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 27 (12.98%) WCF
11 27 (12.98%) AngularJS
12 26 (12.50%) Web Services
13 25 (12.02%) REST
14 24 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 24 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
15 22 (10.58%) XML
16 18 (8.65%) LINQ
16 18 (8.65%) Razor View Engine
17 14 (6.73%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.29%) Computer Science
2 10 (4.81%) Open Source
3 9 (4.33%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.33%) W3C
4 6 (2.88%) User Experience
4 6 (2.88%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (2.40%) iPad
6 3 (1.44%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.44%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.44%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.44%) Handset
6 3 (1.44%) Streaming Music
7 2 (0.96%) Taxonomies
7 2 (0.96%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.96%) EPoS
7 2 (0.96%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.48%) DTV
8 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.48%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.37%) Apple iOS
2 6 (2.88%) Android
3 5 (2.40%) Windows
4 3 (1.44%) webOS
5 1 (0.48%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (41.83%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (38.46%) MVC
3 55 (26.44%) TDD
3 55 (26.44%) Scrum
4 49 (23.56%) E-Commerce
5 38 (18.27%) BDD
6 37 (17.79%) Content Management
7 22 (10.58%) Web Development
8 21 (10.10%) Project Management
9 14 (6.73%) Mentoring
10 13 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
11 12 (5.77%) SOA
12 11 (5.29%) Responsive Web Design
13 10 (4.81%) Pair Programming
14 9 (4.33%) TOGAF
14 9 (4.33%) Unit Testing
15 8 (3.85%) Kanban
15 8 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
15 8 (3.85%) SEO
16 7 (3.37%) OO
Programming Languages
1 101 (48.56%) C#
2 87 (41.83%) JavaScript
3 23 (11.06%) SQL
4 18 (8.65%) Java
5 16 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 9 (4.33%) VB.NET
7 7 (3.37%) VB
8 5 (2.40%) VB6
9 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.48%) PHP
10 1 (0.48%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (7.21%) Degree
2 4 (1.92%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.92%) VCP4
3 2 (0.96%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.48%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (18.27%) Microsoft
2 37 (17.79%) EPiServer
3 12 (5.77%) Ektron
4 11 (5.29%) Adobe
5 5 (2.40%) RedDot
6 4 (1.92%) Oracle
6 4 (1.92%) hybris
7 3 (1.44%) SAP
7 3 (1.44%) Alterian
7 3 (1.44%) FatWire
7 3 (1.44%) Google
8 2 (0.96%) Foundry
9 1 (0.48%) Akamai
9 1 (0.48%) Demandware
9 1 (0.48%) Facebook
9 1 (0.48%) Twitter
9 1 (0.48%) ForgeRock
9 1 (0.48%) Omniture
9 1 (0.48%) Apple
9 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
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