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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore CMS
Rank 502 561 521
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -40
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 118 96 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.33% 1.03% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 62 85
Median daily rate £400 £344 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £232 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £334 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.86% -11.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 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
8869 9335 10110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.93% 16.86% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5694 5915 6411
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 258 360
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +0.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.41 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £42.53 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +23 111 £400 +16.36% 29
London -3 55 £420 +13.89% 18
South East +25 15 £450 +33.33% 4
North East - 14 £413 -
Tyne and Wear - 14 £413 -
North West +13 11 £331 -3.63% 4
Newcastle upon Tyne - 11 £456 -
Manchester +10 9 £320 -6.90% 3
South West +5 6 £338 +25.58%
Swindon +3 6 £338 +28.57%
Wiltshire -6 6 £338 +31.70%
East Midlands - 6 £406 -
Hampshire - 5 - - 1
Berkshire +5 4 £450 +20.00% 2
Scotland - 4 £325 -
City of London -9 3 £350 +40.00% 8
Bracknell - 3 £450 - 1
Surrey +21 2 £438 +45.83%
Buckinghamshire +12 2 - -
West Midlands -13 2 £356 -5.00% 1
Cardiff - 2 £400 -
South Wales - 2 £400 -
Glasgow - 2 £350 -
Wales - 2 £400 -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
Marlow - 2 - -
Southampton - 2 - -
Leicester - 2 £450 -
Nottingham - 2 - -
Leicestershire - 2 £450 -

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 269 (100.00%) CMS
1 269 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 195 (72.49%) .NET
3 157 (58.36%) C#
4 144 (53.53%) ASP.NET
5 120 (44.61%) CSS
6 114 (42.38%) HTML
7 112 (41.64%) JavaScript
8 108 (40.15%) Agile Software Development
9 85 (31.60%) SQL Server
10 83 (30.86%) MVC
11 71 (26.39%) Content Management
12 67 (24.91%) Umbraco
13 57 (21.19%) HTML5
14 54 (20.07%) SQL
15 52 (19.33%) XML
16 51 (18.96%) jQuery
17 49 (18.22%) ASP.NET MVC
18 43 (15.99%) Web Development
18 43 (15.99%) Scrum
19 42 (15.61%) .NET Framework
20 39 (14.50%) Marketing
20 39 (14.50%) AngularJS
21 38 (14.13%) VB.NET
22 32 (11.90%) TDD
22 32 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
23 30 (11.15%) LINQ
24 29 (10.78%) Web Services
25 28 (10.41%) Microsoft
25 28 (10.41%) MongoDB

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
1 269 (100.00%) CMS
2 67 (24.91%) Umbraco
3 25 (9.29%) IIS
4 15 (5.58%) Kentico
5 11 (4.09%) Sitefinity
6 9 (3.35%) SharePoint
6 9 (3.35%) WordPress
7 8 (2.97%) DNN
7 8 (2.97%) Immediacy CMS
8 5 (1.86%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.49%) Magnolia
10 2 (0.74%) Drupal
10 2 (0.74%) eZ Publish
10 2 (0.74%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.37%) Confluence
11 1 (0.37%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (0.74%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.37%) Magento
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.37%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.37%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.12%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.37%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.97%) HTTP
2 5 (1.86%) Internet
3 3 (1.12%) Intranet
4 1 (0.37%) Network Security
4 1 (0.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (31.60%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.41%) MongoDB
3 27 (10.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (7.81%) NoSQL
5 14 (5.20%) Couchbase
6 8 (2.97%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.12%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.74%) MySQL
9 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.37%) DTS
10 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (7.43%) Visual Studio
3 11 (4.09%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.60%) Jasmine
5 6 (2.23%) Grunt
5 6 (2.23%) JIRA
6 5 (1.86%) gulp
6 5 (1.86%) Selenium
7 4 (1.49%) Ant
7 4 (1.49%) Apache Ivy
7 4 (1.49%) Bitbucket
7 4 (1.49%) eggPlant
7 4 (1.49%) Gradle
7 4 (1.49%) JMeter
7 4 (1.49%) Maven
7 4 (1.49%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.74%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.74%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.74%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 39 (14.50%) Marketing
2 22 (8.18%) Finance
3 8 (2.97%) Advertising
3 8 (2.97%) Publishing
4 3 (1.12%) Retail
5 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.74%) German Language
5 2 (0.74%) Legal
6 1 (0.37%) Automotive
6 1 (0.37%) Back Office
6 1 (0.37%) Banking
6 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 210 (78.07%) Developer
2 131 (48.70%) Sitecore Developer
3 64 (23.79%) .NET Developer
4 49 (18.22%) CMS Developer
5 39 (14.50%) C# Developer
6 29 (10.78%) C# .NET Developer
7 21 (7.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 19 (7.06%) ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (7.06%) Web Developer
9 17 (6.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (4.83%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 12 (4.46%) Web Editor
12 10 (3.72%) Analyst
12 10 (3.72%) JavaScript Developer
13 9 (3.35%) HTML Developer
13 9 (3.35%) Project Manager
14 8 (2.97%) Architect
14 8 (2.97%) Content Editor
14 8 (2.97%) HTML CSS Developer
14 8 (2.97%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (72.49%) .NET
2 144 (53.53%) ASP.NET
3 120 (44.61%) CSS
4 114 (42.38%) HTML
5 57 (21.19%) HTML5
6 52 (19.33%) XML
7 51 (18.96%) jQuery
8 49 (18.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 42 (15.61%) .NET Framework
10 39 (14.50%) AngularJS
11 30 (11.15%) LINQ
12 29 (10.78%) Web Services
13 24 (8.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 24 (8.92%) WCF
14 22 (8.18%) Ajax
14 22 (8.18%) ASP.NET Web API
15 17 (6.32%) LINQ to SQL
16 16 (5.95%) CSS3
16 16 (5.95%) Sass
17 15 (5.58%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.92%) N-Tier
2 23 (8.55%) User Experience
3 15 (5.58%) Visualisation
4 12 (4.46%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.97%) W3C
6 7 (2.60%) Tandem
7 4 (1.49%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.12%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.12%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.74%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.74%) Equities
9 2 (0.74%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.74%) iPad
9 2 (0.74%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.37%) Copywriting
10 1 (0.37%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.37%) Social Network
10 1 (0.37%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.83%) Windows
2 3 (1.12%) Windows Server
2 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.37%) Android
4 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (40.15%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (30.86%) MVC
3 71 (26.39%) Content Management
4 43 (15.99%) Scrum
4 43 (15.99%) Web Development
5 32 (11.90%) TDD
6 27 (10.04%) Front End Development
6 27 (10.04%) OOP
7 23 (8.55%) Software Engineering
8 18 (6.69%) SDLC
9 17 (6.32%) BDD
10 15 (5.58%) OWASP
10 15 (5.58%) Project Management
11 14 (5.20%) Digital Marketing
11 14 (5.20%) Kanban
11 14 (5.20%) Secure Coding
12 13 (4.83%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (4.83%) OO
12 13 (4.83%) Workflow
13 11 (4.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 157 (58.36%) C#
2 112 (41.64%) JavaScript
3 54 (20.07%) SQL
4 38 (14.13%) VB.NET
5 18 (6.69%) T-SQL
6 9 (3.35%) Java
7 7 (2.60%) PHP
8 4 (1.49%) ActionScript
8 4 (1.49%) C++
8 4 (1.49%) Groovy
8 4 (1.49%) Python
8 4 (1.49%) Ruby
9 3 (1.12%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.12%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (4.46%) Degree
2 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.74%) MCSD
4 1 (0.37%) MCP
4 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.46%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.12%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 269 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 28 (10.41%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.58%) EPiServer
3 15 (5.58%) Xamarin
4 9 (3.35%) Ektron
4 9 (3.35%) Oracle
5 8 (2.97%) Alterian
6 7 (2.60%) Apple
7 4 (1.49%) Splunk
8 3 (1.12%) Google
8 3 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.74%) Adobe
10 1 (0.37%) ForgeRock
10 1 (0.37%) IBM
10 1 (0.37%) Pega
10 1 (0.37%) SAP
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