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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 302 326 322
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 108 85 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.48% 0.35% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 0.79% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 65 45
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £395 £365
% change year-on-year
-1.58% +8.21%
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
9946 10769 9937
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.57% 44.56% 45.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6438 6993 6274
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £589
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 219 248
Average hourly rate £18.70 £18.61 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.48% -2.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.08 £14.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.75 £43.60
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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +30 27 £393 -2.78% 15
Croydon - 2 £253 - 1
Chiswick - - - - 1
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 153 (68.92%) Sitecore CMS
2 152 (68.47%) .NET
3 144 (64.86%) CMS
4 126 (56.76%) C#
5 108 (48.65%) ASP.NET
6 103 (46.40%) JavaScript
7 101 (45.50%) MVC
8 98 (44.14%) HTML
9 97 (43.69%) Agile Software Development
10 86 (38.74%) CSS
11 75 (33.78%) SQL Server
12 67 (30.18%) Scrum
12 67 (30.18%) Umbraco
13 66 (29.73%) TDD
14 60 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
15 59 (26.58%) HTML5
16 57 (25.68%) jQuery
17 56 (25.23%) E-Commerce
18 46 (20.72%) EPiServer
19 45 (20.27%) BDD
20 44 (19.82%) CSS3
20 44 (19.82%) .NET Framework
21 40 (18.02%) Web Services
22 39 (17.57%) Content Management
23 38 (17.12%) WCF
24 37 (16.67%) Microsoft
25 33 (14.86%) Kentico
25 33 (14.86%) Entity Framework
26 29 (13.06%) ASP.NET Web API
26 29 (13.06%) AngularJS

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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
1 153 (68.92%) Sitecore CMS
2 144 (64.86%) CMS
3 67 (30.18%) Umbraco
4 33 (14.86%) Kentico
5 15 (6.76%) Sitefinity
6 13 (5.86%) DNN
7 11 (4.95%) Adobe CQ
8 10 (4.50%) Node.js
9 7 (3.15%) SharePoint
10 6 (2.70%) IIS
11 5 (2.25%) Immediacy CMS
12 4 (1.80%) Drupal
13 3 (1.35%) WordPress
13 3 (1.35%) Joomla!
13 3 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.90%) EPiServer CMS
15 1 (0.45%) Confluence
15 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
15 1 (0.45%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 8 (3.60%) Photoshop
2 7 (3.15%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.35%) InDesign
3 3 (1.35%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 8 (3.60%) Tridion
2 4 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.90%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.45%) Magento
5 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.45%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 23 (10.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.35%) GitHub
3 1 (0.45%) Sage Pay
3 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.35%) HTTP
1 3 (1.35%) Internet
2 2 (0.90%) DNS
3 1 (0.45%) GPRS
3 1 (0.45%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (33.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.45%) MarkLogic
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (6.76%) NUnit
2 13 (5.86%) Moq
3 12 (5.41%) SpecFlow
4 10 (4.50%) Git (software)
5 9 (4.05%) Rhino Mocks
6 8 (3.60%) Visual Studio
7 7 (3.15%) JIRA
8 6 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (2.70%) TeamCity
9 5 (2.25%) MSTest
9 5 (2.25%) Selenium
10 4 (1.80%) WebDriver
10 4 (1.80%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.35%) eggPlant
11 3 (1.35%) WatiN
11 3 (1.35%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.35%) Subversion
12 2 (0.90%) Maven
12 2 (0.90%) Grunt
13 1 (0.45%) JMeter
General
1 18 (8.11%) Finance
2 12 (5.41%) Marketing
3 7 (3.15%) Retail
4 4 (1.80%) Publishing
5 1 (0.45%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.45%) Advertising
5 1 (0.45%) Electronics
5 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 135 (60.81%) Developer
2 61 (27.48%) Sitecore Developer
3 45 (20.27%) .NET Developer
4 29 (13.06%) Architect
5 17 (7.66%) C# Developer
6 14 (6.31%) Senior Developer
7 13 (5.86%) Solutions Architect
7 13 (5.86%) Analyst
8 12 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (4.95%) Web Developer
10 10 (4.50%) CMS Developer
10 10 (4.50%) Umbraco Developer
11 9 (4.05%) Front-End Developer
12 8 (3.60%) Project Manager
13 7 (3.15%) Applications Support
14 6 (2.70%) Test Analyst
14 6 (2.70%) Applications Developer
15 5 (2.25%) Lead Developer
15 5 (2.25%) Tester
15 5 (2.25%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (68.47%) .NET
2 108 (48.65%) ASP.NET
3 98 (44.14%) HTML
4 86 (38.74%) CSS
5 60 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 59 (26.58%) HTML5
7 57 (25.68%) jQuery
8 44 (19.82%) .NET Framework
8 44 (19.82%) CSS3
9 40 (18.02%) Web Services
10 38 (17.12%) WCF
11 33 (14.86%) Entity Framework
12 29 (13.06%) AngularJS
12 29 (13.06%) ASP.NET Web API
13 27 (12.16%) REST
14 25 (11.26%) LINQ
14 25 (11.26%) Razor View Engine
15 21 (9.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 20 (9.01%) XML
17 17 (7.66%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.31%) iPad
2 12 (5.41%) User Experience
3 11 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.95%) W3C
3 11 (4.95%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.50%) Open Source
5 9 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (1.80%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.80%) Handset
7 4 (1.80%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.35%) Streaming Music
8 3 (1.35%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.90%) Physics
9 2 (0.90%) Social Media
9 2 (0.90%) EPoS
9 2 (0.90%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.45%) DTV
10 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.45%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.86%) Windows
2 9 (4.05%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.15%) Android
4 4 (1.80%) webOS
5 1 (0.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (45.50%) MVC
2 97 (43.69%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (30.18%) Scrum
4 66 (29.73%) TDD
5 56 (25.23%) E-Commerce
6 45 (20.27%) BDD
7 39 (17.57%) Content Management
8 19 (8.56%) Web Development
8 19 (8.56%) Mentoring
9 17 (7.66%) OO
10 16 (7.21%) Pair Programming
11 15 (6.76%) Project Management
11 15 (6.76%) Unit Testing
12 13 (5.86%) Responsive Web Design
12 13 (5.86%) Migration
13 12 (5.41%) Analytics
13 12 (5.41%) Domain-Driven Design
14 11 (4.95%) SOA
15 9 (4.05%) CRM
15 9 (4.05%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 126 (56.76%) C#
2 103 (46.40%) JavaScript
3 26 (11.71%) SQL
4 20 (9.01%) Java
5 16 (7.21%) T-SQL
6 14 (6.31%) VB.NET
7 8 (3.60%) VB
8 6 (2.70%) VB6
9 2 (0.90%) PHP
9 2 (0.90%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (8.11%) Degree
2 8 (3.60%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.45%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.80%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (20.72%) EPiServer
2 37 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 14 (6.31%) Adobe
4 13 (5.86%) Ektron
5 5 (2.25%) Oracle
6 4 (1.80%) RedDot
6 4 (1.80%) hybris
7 3 (1.35%) Alterian
7 3 (1.35%) SAP
7 3 (1.35%) FatWire
7 3 (1.35%) Google
8 2 (0.90%) Foundry
9 1 (0.45%) Akamai
9 1 (0.45%) Demandware
9 1 (0.45%) Facebook
9 1 (0.45%) Twitter
9 1 (0.45%) ForgeRock
9 1 (0.45%) Omniture
9 1 (0.45%) Apple
9 1 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
London
Comtecs
Rate: £200 - £250 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £390 per annum Competitive rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Annapurna
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £220 - £260 per day
Posted: 24 days ago