The table below looks at the statistics for Sitecore CMS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore CMS
Rank 521 536 511
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -25
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 136 125 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.35% 1.22% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 90 95
Median daily rate £380 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £274 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £80.00 £37.04 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.98% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.04 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10082 10254 10045
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.84% 17.92% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6598 6531 6012
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 264 321 401
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.75 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

Sitecore CMS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Sitecore CMS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sitecore CMS
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS within the UK.

Sitecore CMS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Sitecore CMS
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Sitecore CMS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Sitecore CMS
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS within the UK.

Sitecore CMS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Sitecore CMS
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Sitecore CMS Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +40 134 £380 -5.00% 38
London -23 47 £300 -31.42% 18
South East +52 44 £406 +9.06% 3
Hampshire +43 29 £400 +14.28%
West Yorkshire -1 10 £325 - 1
Yorkshire -2 10 £325 -10.34% 2
Leeds +4 9 £325 - 1
Winchester - 9 £345 -
North West +15 8 £325 -35.00% 7
East Midlands - 8 £450 -
South West +7 7 £425 +19.38% 7
Surrey +11 6 £438 +45.83%
Nottingham - 6 £375 -
Nottinghamshire - 6 £375 -
City of London +2 5 £229 -30.79% 2
Manchester -5 5 £325 -27.77% 4
Oxfordshire - 5 - - 1
Southampton +17 4 £413 +17.85%
Bristol +2 4 £425 - 4
East of England +1 4 £425 +3.03%
Cambridge +17 3 - -
Cambridgeshire +17 3 - -
West Midlands -21 3 £388 - 1
Liverpool - 3 £325 - 3
Merseyside - 3 £325 - 3
Buckinghamshire +17 2 - - 1
Berkshire +8 2 £535 +42.66%
Egham - 2 £400 -
Leatherhead - 2 £488 -
Reading +13 1 £600 +60.00%

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Sitecore CMS.

1 298 (100.00%) CMS
1 298 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 192 (64.43%) .NET
3 151 (50.67%) C#
4 124 (41.61%) ASP.NET
5 118 (39.60%) Agile Software Development
6 106 (35.57%) CSS
7 105 (35.23%) HTML
8 96 (32.21%) JavaScript
9 86 (28.86%) MVC
10 79 (26.51%) Content Management
11 77 (25.84%) SQL Server
12 63 (21.14%) Umbraco
13 56 (18.79%) HTML5
14 50 (16.78%) ASP.NET MVC
14 50 (16.78%) SQL
14 50 (16.78%) Web Services
15 48 (16.11%) User Experience
16 46 (15.44%) Marketing
17 44 (14.77%) Web Development
18 43 (14.43%) XML
19 42 (14.09%) Microsoft
20 41 (13.76%) VB.NET
20 41 (13.76%) .NET Framework
21 39 (13.09%) Scrum
22 37 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
23 35 (11.74%) Front End Development
23 35 (11.74%) Finance
24 34 (11.41%) jQuery
25 30 (10.07%) WCF

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 298 (100.00%) CMS
2 63 (21.14%) Umbraco
3 23 (7.72%) IIS
4 17 (5.70%) Drupal
5 11 (3.69%) WordPress
6 8 (2.68%) Apache Solr
7 7 (2.35%) Kentico
8 6 (2.01%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.68%) Sitefinity
10 4 (1.34%) Magnolia
11 3 (1.01%) Lightstreamer
11 3 (1.01%) NServiceBus
12 2 (0.67%) DNN
12 2 (0.67%) eZ Publish
12 2 (0.67%) Immediacy CMS
13 1 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.34%) Confluence
13 1 (0.34%) EPiServer CMS
13 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (2.35%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.34%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.34%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (1.34%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.67%) MS Office
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.34%) GIMP
4 1 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.34%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.34%) Magento
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.34%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.34%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.34%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.34%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.34%) Lucidchart
3 3 (1.01%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.34%) AdWords
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.34%) Office 365
4 1 (0.34%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.01%) Firewall
1 3 (1.01%) Intranet
2 2 (0.67%) Extranet
2 2 (0.67%) Internet
3 1 (0.34%) HTTP
3 1 (0.34%) Network Security
3 1 (0.34%) PBX
3 1 (0.34%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (25.84%) SQL Server
2 27 (9.06%) MongoDB
2 27 (9.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (6.04%) NoSQL
4 10 (3.36%) Couchbase
5 5 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.01%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.67%) MySQL
8 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.34%) Big Data
9 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.34%) OLAP
9 1 (0.34%) OLTP
9 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (10.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (9.06%) JIRA
3 15 (5.03%) Git (software)
4 14 (4.70%) Visual Studio
5 12 (4.03%) Axure RP
6 11 (3.69%) NUnit
7 9 (3.02%) TeamCity
8 6 (2.01%) Grunt
8 6 (2.01%) Jasmine
9 5 (1.68%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 4 (1.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (1.34%) gulp
10 4 (1.34%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.01%) Selenium
12 2 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.67%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.34%) Bower
13 1 (0.34%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.34%) NuGet
General
1 46 (15.44%) Marketing
2 35 (11.74%) Finance
3 17 (5.70%) Retail
4 7 (2.35%) Publishing
5 4 (1.34%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.01%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.67%) Back Office
7 2 (0.67%) Banking
7 2 (0.67%) German Language
7 2 (0.67%) Legal
8 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 188 (63.09%) Developer
2 117 (39.26%) Sitecore Developer
3 57 (19.13%) .NET Developer
4 45 (15.10%) CMS Developer
5 39 (13.09%) Analyst
6 29 (9.73%) Business Analyst
6 29 (9.73%) C# Developer
7 23 (7.72%) Web Developer
8 20 (6.71%) C# .NET Developer
8 20 (6.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 17 (5.70%) Architect
9 17 (5.70%) Digital Analyst
9 17 (5.70%) Digital Business Analyst
10 15 (5.03%) Project Manager
11 14 (4.70%) Web Editor
12 13 (4.36%) Sitecore Architect
13 12 (4.03%) Content Editor
14 11 (3.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 11 (3.69%) HTML Developer
14 11 (3.69%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (64.43%) .NET
2 124 (41.61%) ASP.NET
3 106 (35.57%) CSS
4 105 (35.23%) HTML
5 56 (18.79%) HTML5
6 50 (16.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 50 (16.78%) Web Services
7 43 (14.43%) XML
8 41 (13.76%) .NET Framework
9 34 (11.41%) jQuery
10 30 (10.07%) AngularJS
10 30 (10.07%) WCF
11 26 (8.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 20 (6.71%) ASP.NET Web API
12 20 (6.71%) LINQ
13 19 (6.38%) CSS3
14 17 (5.70%) LINQ to SQL
15 14 (4.70%) Sass
16 10 (3.36%) KnockoutJS
17 9 (3.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 48 (16.11%) User Experience
2 37 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (8.72%) N-Tier
4 12 (4.03%) iPad
5 10 (3.36%) Mobile App
5 10 (3.36%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.68%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.34%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.34%) W3C
8 3 (1.01%) Equities
9 2 (0.67%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.67%) Google Search Appliance
9 2 (0.67%) Tandem
10 1 (0.34%) Copywriting
10 1 (0.34%) Derivative
10 1 (0.34%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.34%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.34%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.34%) Social Media
10 1 (0.34%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.71%) Windows
2 3 (1.01%) Windows Server
2 3 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (39.60%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (28.86%) MVC
3 79 (26.51%) Content Management
4 44 (14.77%) Web Development
5 39 (13.09%) Scrum
6 35 (11.74%) Front End Development
7 26 (8.72%) Analytics
7 26 (8.72%) Business Analysis
8 25 (8.39%) Change Management
9 24 (8.05%) OOP
9 24 (8.05%) TDD
10 23 (7.72%) E-Commerce
11 20 (6.71%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (6.71%) CRM
12 18 (6.04%) OO
13 17 (5.70%) Business Process Improvement
13 17 (5.70%) Digital Marketing
13 17 (5.70%) Process Improvement
13 17 (5.70%) Software Engineering
13 17 (5.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 151 (50.67%) C#
2 96 (32.21%) JavaScript
3 50 (16.78%) SQL
4 41 (13.76%) VB.NET
5 10 (3.36%) T-SQL
6 8 (2.68%) PHP
7 5 (1.68%) Java
8 4 (1.34%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.01%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.67%) VBA
11 1 (0.34%) Ruby
11 1 (0.34%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (4.36%) Degree
2 2 (0.67%) ISEB
2 2 (0.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.34%) MCP
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.34%) PMP
3 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.03%) QA
2 2 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.67%) Piwik
Vendors
1 298 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 42 (14.09%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.36%) EPiServer
4 12 (4.03%) Oracle
5 11 (3.69%) Xamarin
6 9 (3.02%) Ektron
7 6 (2.01%) Google
8 4 (1.34%) Alterian
8 4 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.34%) SAP
9 3 (1.01%) Adobe
9 3 (1.01%) CA
9 3 (1.01%) StreamBase
9 3 (1.01%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.67%) Apple
10 2 (0.67%) IBM
11 1 (0.34%) Brightcove
11 1 (0.34%) ForgeRock
11 1 (0.34%) Omniture
11 1 (0.34%) Pega
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