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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore CMS
Rank 505 518 485
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -33
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 148 140 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.47% 1.34% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 103 107
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +32.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £127.50 £37.04 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+244.22% -
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
10060 10417 10069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.59% 17.84% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6575 6532 5873
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 277 333 429
Median hourly rate £24.00 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.75 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +11 147 £388 -3.12% 31
London -35 46 £375 -14.28% 8
South East +40 36 £400 +7.02% 4
Hampshire +30 30 £400 +10.34% 1
Yorkshire +5 23 £375 +3.44%
West Yorkshire +15 20 £375 +15.38%
Leeds +6 19 £350 +7.69%
East Midlands +7 11 £413 +3.77%
South West +10 10 £379 -1.43% 7
City of London +22 9 £375 -
North West +14 9 £325 -35.00% 6
Nottingham +2 9 £369 -7.23%
Nottinghamshire +2 9 £369 -7.23%
Winchester - 8 £345 - 1
East of England +10 6 £425 +3.03% 3
Manchester -5 6 £325 -35.00% 6
Cambridgeshire +16 5 - -
Cambridge +14 5 - -
Southampton +18 4 £406 +16.07%
Surrey +12 4 £444 -
West Midlands -27 4 £388 -3.12% 3
Bristol -2 3 £450 +5.88% 5
South Yorkshire -5 3 £388 -8.82%
Sheffield -8 3 £388 -8.82%
Liverpool - 3 £325 -
Merseyside - 3 £325 -
Wiltshire +7 2 £300 -42.85% 1
Swindon +7 2 £300 -42.85%
Dorset 0 2 £213 -34.61% 1
Coventry -18 2 - - 1

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 295 (100.00%) CMS
1 295 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 192 (65.08%) .NET
3 151 (51.19%) C#
4 128 (43.39%) Agile Software Development
5 126 (42.71%) ASP.NET
6 101 (34.24%) HTML
7 92 (31.19%) CSS
8 91 (30.85%) MVC
9 86 (29.15%) JavaScript
10 78 (26.44%) SQL Server
11 73 (24.75%) Content Management
12 56 (18.98%) Umbraco
13 55 (18.64%) Web Services
14 52 (17.63%) SQL
15 51 (17.29%) HTML5
16 49 (16.61%) ASP.NET MVC
16 49 (16.61%) Microsoft
17 47 (15.93%) Web Development
18 42 (14.24%) Marketing
18 42 (14.24%) XML
19 40 (13.56%) User Experience
19 40 (13.56%) VB.NET
19 40 (13.56%) Scrum
20 39 (13.22%) jQuery
21 38 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
22 34 (11.53%) Front End Development
23 33 (11.19%) Finance
24 31 (10.51%) AngularJS
25 30 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server

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
1 295 (100.00%) CMS
2 56 (18.98%) Umbraco
3 23 (7.80%) IIS
4 18 (6.10%) Drupal
5 12 (4.07%) WordPress
6 8 (2.71%) Apache Solr
7 7 (2.37%) Kentico
7 7 (2.37%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.36%) Magnolia
9 3 (1.02%) Lightstreamer
9 3 (1.02%) NServiceBus
9 3 (1.02%) Sitefinity
10 2 (0.68%) DNN
10 2 (0.68%) eZ Publish
10 2 (0.68%) Immediacy CMS
11 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.34%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (2.37%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.36%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (1.36%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.68%) MS Office
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.34%) GIMP
4 1 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.68%) Magento
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.34%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.34%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.34%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.36%) Lucidchart
3 3 (1.02%) Basecamp
3 3 (1.02%) Google Analytics
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 (1.02%) Firewall
1 3 (1.02%) Intranet
2 2 (0.68%) Extranet
2 2 (0.68%) 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 78 (26.44%) SQL Server
2 26 (8.81%) MongoDB
2 26 (8.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (2.71%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.68%) MySQL
7 2 (0.68%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.34%) Big Data
8 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.34%) OLAP
8 1 (0.34%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 30 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (8.81%) JIRA
3 14 (4.75%) Git (software)
4 13 (4.41%) Visual Studio
5 12 (4.07%) Axure RP
6 11 (3.73%) NUnit
7 9 (3.05%) TeamCity
8 6 (2.03%) Grunt
9 5 (1.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 4 (1.36%) gulp
11 3 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.02%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.02%) Selenium
12 2 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.68%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.34%) Bower
13 1 (0.34%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.34%) Jasmine
13 1 (0.34%) NuGet
General
1 42 (14.24%) Marketing
2 33 (11.19%) Finance
3 16 (5.42%) Retail
4 5 (1.69%) Legal
4 5 (1.69%) Publishing
5 4 (1.36%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.02%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.68%) Back Office
7 2 (0.68%) Banking
7 2 (0.68%) German Language
7 2 (0.68%) Law
8 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 180 (61.02%) Developer
2 120 (40.68%) Sitecore Developer
3 51 (17.29%) .NET Developer
4 42 (14.24%) CMS Developer
5 37 (12.54%) Analyst
6 28 (9.49%) C# Developer
7 26 (8.81%) Business Analyst
8 20 (6.78%) Architect
9 19 (6.44%) C# .NET Developer
10 18 (6.10%) Project Manager
10 18 (6.10%) Web Developer
11 16 (5.42%) Digital Analyst
11 16 (5.42%) Digital Business Analyst
12 15 (5.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 12 (4.07%) Content Editor
13 12 (4.07%) Digital Project Manager
13 12 (4.07%) Sitecore Architect
14 11 (3.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 11 (3.73%) Umbraco Developer
14 11 (3.73%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (65.08%) .NET
2 126 (42.71%) ASP.NET
3 101 (34.24%) HTML
4 92 (31.19%) CSS
5 55 (18.64%) Web Services
6 51 (17.29%) HTML5
7 49 (16.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 42 (14.24%) XML
9 39 (13.22%) jQuery
10 31 (10.51%) AngularJS
11 29 (9.83%) WCF
12 27 (9.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 24 (8.14%) .NET Framework
14 21 (7.12%) LINQ
15 18 (6.10%) ASP.NET Web API
16 17 (5.76%) CSS3
16 17 (5.76%) LINQ to SQL
17 14 (4.75%) Sass
18 10 (3.39%) KnockoutJS
18 10 (3.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 40 (13.56%) User Experience
2 38 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (8.81%) N-Tier
4 10 (3.39%) iPad
4 10 (3.39%) Visualisation
5 5 (1.69%) Digital Media
5 5 (1.69%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.36%) Fixed Income
6 4 (1.36%) W3C
7 3 (1.02%) Equities
8 2 (0.68%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.68%) Google Search Appliance
8 2 (0.68%) Tandem
9 1 (0.34%) Copywriting
9 1 (0.34%) Derivative
9 1 (0.34%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.34%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.34%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.34%) Social Media
9 1 (0.34%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.44%) Windows
2 3 (1.02%) Windows Server
2 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (43.39%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (30.85%) MVC
3 73 (24.75%) Content Management
4 47 (15.93%) Web Development
5 40 (13.56%) Scrum
6 34 (11.53%) Front End Development
7 30 (10.17%) CRM
7 30 (10.17%) TDD
8 26 (8.81%) Analytics
9 25 (8.47%) Business Analysis
9 25 (8.47%) Change Management
9 25 (8.47%) OOP
10 24 (8.14%) E-Commerce
11 18 (6.10%) Project Management
12 17 (5.76%) Business Process Improvement
12 17 (5.76%) Migration
12 17 (5.76%) Process Improvement
13 16 (5.42%) Digital Marketing
13 16 (5.42%) Kanban
13 16 (5.42%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 151 (51.19%) C#
2 86 (29.15%) JavaScript
3 52 (17.63%) SQL
4 40 (13.56%) VB.NET
5 9 (3.05%) PHP
5 9 (3.05%) T-SQL
6 8 (2.71%) Java
7 4 (1.36%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.02%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.68%) Ruby
9 2 (0.68%) VBA
10 1 (0.34%) C
10 1 (0.34%) C++
10 1 (0.34%) Python
10 1 (0.34%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (4.07%) Degree
2 2 (0.68%) ISEB
2 2 (0.68%) ISTQB
2 2 (0.68%) 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 (5.08%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.68%) Piwik
Vendors
1 295 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 49 (16.61%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.41%) EPiServer
4 12 (4.07%) Oracle
5 9 (3.05%) Ektron
6 5 (1.69%) Google
6 5 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.36%) Alterian
8 3 (1.02%) Adobe
8 3 (1.02%) CA
8 3 (1.02%) SAP
8 3 (1.02%) StreamBase
8 3 (1.02%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.68%) Apple
9 2 (0.68%) IBM
9 2 (0.68%) Pega
10 1 (0.34%) Brightcove
10 1 (0.34%) Citrix
10 1 (0.34%) Omniture
10 1 (0.34%) VMware
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