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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sitecore CMS
UK
Rank 483 512 486
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -26
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 98 106 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.30% 1.23% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 77 98
Median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £259 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £369
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
7544 8626 8866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.13% 16.99% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4843 5508 5549
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 236 316
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 22 January 2017.

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
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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +25 94 £416 +7.41% 32
London -4 32 £450 - 10
South West +17 17 £406 +58.53% 1
Swindon +18 15 £406 +54.76%
Wiltshire +8 15 £406 +58.53%
South East +14 13 £450 +38.46% 3
North East - 12 £500 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 11 £500 -
Berkshire +15 10 £450 +38.46% 1
North West +22 9 £330 -10.81% 10
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £500 -
Bracknell - 7 £450 - 1
Manchester +12 6 £320 -13.51% 6
East Midlands +12 6 £450 +63.63%
City of London -4 4 £525 +35.48% 3
Nottinghamshire - 4 - -
Nottingham - 4 - -
West Midlands -5 3 £250 -33.33% 1
Scotland - 3 £363 - 3
Reading +13 2 £275 -15.38%
Buckinghamshire +4 2 - - 1
Bristol 0 2 £425 - 1
Glasgow - 2 £350 - 1
Cheshire - 2 £344 - 2
Marlow - 2 - -
Leicester - 2 £450 -
Leicestershire - 2 £450 -
Bedfordshire +9 1 £500 +81.81%
Liverpool +5 1 £363 - 2
Merseyside 0 1 £363 - 2

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 236 (100.00%) CMS
1 236 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 162 (68.64%) .NET
3 136 (57.63%) C#
4 105 (44.49%) ASP.NET
5 97 (41.10%) JavaScript
6 96 (40.68%) CSS
7 89 (37.71%) Agile Software Development
8 87 (36.86%) HTML
9 70 (29.66%) MVC
10 60 (25.42%) Content Management
11 59 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 57 (24.15%) Umbraco
13 52 (22.03%) jQuery
14 46 (19.49%) Web Development
15 39 (16.53%) XML
16 38 (16.10%) SQL
16 38 (16.10%) HTML5
17 37 (15.68%) .NET Framework
17 37 (15.68%) Scrum
18 33 (13.98%) TDD
19 32 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
20 28 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
20 28 (11.86%) Microsoft
21 27 (11.44%) Ajax
21 27 (11.44%) AngularJS
22 25 (10.59%) User Experience
22 25 (10.59%) Marketing
22 25 (10.59%) Finance
23 24 (10.17%) VB.NET

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
1 236 (100.00%) CMS
2 57 (24.15%) Umbraco
3 23 (9.75%) IIS
4 13 (5.51%) Kentico
5 12 (5.08%) SharePoint
6 9 (3.81%) Sitefinity
7 8 (3.39%) Drupal
8 6 (2.54%) DNN
8 6 (2.54%) Immediacy CMS
8 6 (2.54%) WordPress
9 4 (1.69%) Magnolia
10 2 (0.85%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.85%) eZ Publish
11 1 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.42%) Content Management Server
11 1 (0.42%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.42%) MS Project
2 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) Magento
2 1 (0.42%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.42%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.27%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.42%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.42%) GitHub
3 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.08%) HTTP
1 12 (5.08%) Internet
2 1 (0.42%) Intranet
2 1 (0.42%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.78%) NoSQL
3 15 (6.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (5.93%) Couchbase
5 13 (5.51%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.54%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.85%) MySQL
8 2 (0.85%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.85%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.42%) DTS
9 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (8.47%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.81%) Ant
3 9 (3.81%) Apache Ivy
3 9 (3.81%) Bitbucket
3 9 (3.81%) eggPlant
3 9 (3.81%) Gradle
3 9 (3.81%) JMeter
3 9 (3.81%) Maven
3 9 (3.81%) Selenium
3 9 (3.81%) WebDriver
4 8 (3.39%) Git (software)
5 6 (2.54%) Jasmine
6 5 (2.12%) Grunt
7 4 (1.69%) gulp
7 4 (1.69%) JIRA
8 3 (1.27%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.85%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (10.59%) Finance
1 25 (10.59%) Marketing
2 10 (4.24%) Advertising
3 6 (2.54%) Retail
4 4 (1.69%) Publishing
5 2 (0.85%) Legal
6 1 (0.42%) Automotive
6 1 (0.42%) Banking
6 1 (0.42%) German Language
Job Titles
1 177 (75.00%) Developer
2 110 (46.61%) Sitecore Developer
3 64 (27.12%) .NET Developer
4 39 (16.53%) C# Developer
5 37 (15.68%) CMS Developer
6 32 (13.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 22 (9.32%) ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (8.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (7.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 13 (5.51%) Web Developer
11 11 (4.66%) Analyst
12 10 (4.24%) Architect
12 10 (4.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 9 (3.81%) Content Editor
13 9 (3.81%) Project Manager
14 8 (3.39%) Business Analyst
14 8 (3.39%) JavaScript Developer
14 8 (3.39%) Sitecore Architect
14 8 (3.39%) UX Developer
15 7 (2.97%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (68.64%) .NET
2 105 (44.49%) ASP.NET
3 96 (40.68%) CSS
4 87 (36.86%) HTML
5 52 (22.03%) jQuery
6 39 (16.53%) XML
7 38 (16.10%) HTML5
8 37 (15.68%) .NET Framework
9 32 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 27 (11.44%) Ajax
10 27 (11.44%) AngularJS
11 23 (9.75%) LINQ
12 20 (8.47%) Sass
13 18 (7.63%) ASP.NET Web API
14 17 (7.20%) REST
14 17 (7.20%) WCF
15 16 (6.78%) CSS3
16 14 (5.93%) XSLT
17 13 (5.51%) JSON
18 12 (5.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.59%) User Experience
2 14 (5.93%) Visualisation
2 14 (5.93%) W3C
3 12 (5.08%) N-Tier
4 10 (4.24%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.12%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.12%) Tandem
6 4 (1.69%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.27%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.27%) Copywriting
7 3 (1.27%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.85%) iPad
8 2 (0.85%) RIA
8 2 (0.85%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.42%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.42%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.42%) Social Media
9 1 (0.42%) Social Network
9 1 (0.42%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.20%) Windows
2 1 (0.42%) Android
2 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.42%) MVS
2 1 (0.42%) Unix
2 1 (0.42%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (37.71%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (29.66%) MVC
3 60 (25.42%) Content Management
4 46 (19.49%) Web Development
5 37 (15.68%) Scrum
6 33 (13.98%) TDD
7 21 (8.90%) Front End Development
7 21 (8.90%) Software Engineering
8 20 (8.47%) BDD
8 20 (8.47%) OOP
8 20 (8.47%) SDLC
9 18 (7.63%) OO
10 16 (6.78%) Project Management
11 13 (5.51%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (5.08%) Automated Testing
13 10 (4.24%) SEO
13 10 (4.24%) Unit Testing
14 9 (3.81%) Manual Testing
14 9 (3.81%) OWASP
14 9 (3.81%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 136 (57.63%) C#
2 97 (41.10%) JavaScript
3 38 (16.10%) SQL
4 24 (10.17%) VB.NET
5 15 (6.36%) T-SQL
6 13 (5.51%) Java
7 11 (4.66%) ActionScript
8 9 (3.81%) C++
8 9 (3.81%) Groovy
8 9 (3.81%) Python
8 9 (3.81%) Ruby
9 6 (2.54%) PHP
10 3 (1.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (3.81%) Degree
2 4 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.85%) MCSD
4 1 (0.42%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.54%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.27%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 236 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 28 (11.86%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.36%) EPiServer
3 15 (6.36%) Xamarin
4 12 (5.08%) Apple
5 9 (3.81%) Splunk
6 8 (3.39%) Adobe
7 7 (2.97%) Ektron
8 6 (2.54%) Alterian
9 3 (1.27%) Google
9 3 (1.27%) Oracle
10 1 (0.42%) ForgeRock
10 1 (0.42%) OpenText
10 1 (0.42%) Pega
10 1 (0.42%) SAP
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