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 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sitecore CMS
UK
Rank 491 533 466
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -67
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 110 103 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.20% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.38% 1.19% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 75 119
Median daily rate £413 £393 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.09% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £263 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £358 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 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
7969 8663 9157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.52% 16.92% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5206 5506 5590
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 225 310
Median hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.52 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +12 102 £413 +3.77% 50
London -2 32 £450 - 24
South East +32 25 £450 +38.46% 4
Berkshire +24 17 £450 +50.00% 3
South West +10 17 £413 -
Wiltshire +14 15 £413 -
Swindon +14 14 £413 -
Bracknell - 13 £450 -
North West +17 9 £330 -10.81% 14
Hampshire - 6 £368 - 1
North East - 6 £528 -
Scotland - 6 £350 - 1
Manchester +5 5 £318 -14.18% 7
City of London +1 5 £425 +28.20% 2
East of England -8 4 £500 +42.85% 1
Yorkshire +13 3 £375 +7.14% 4
West Midlands +8 3 £400 +23.07% 2
West Yorkshire +7 3 £375 +7.14% 4
East Midlands +3 3 - -
Leeds -4 3 £375 +7.14% 4
Nottinghamshire - 3 - -
Glasgow - 3 £350 -
Edinburgh - 3 £325 - 1
Nottingham - 3 - -
Reading +14 2 £275 -8.33%
Bristol +2 2 £425 -
Bedfordshire +1 2 £500 +60.00% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £530 -
Liverpool - 2 £344 - 6
Cheshire - 2 £344 - 1

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 230 (100.00%) CMS
1 230 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 157 (68.26%) .NET
3 129 (56.09%) C#
4 108 (46.96%) JavaScript
5 98 (42.61%) ASP.NET
6 96 (41.74%) CSS
7 90 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
8 89 (38.70%) HTML
9 67 (29.13%) MVC
9 67 (29.13%) Umbraco
10 64 (27.83%) Content Management
11 55 (23.91%) jQuery
12 49 (21.30%) SQL Server
13 44 (19.13%) Web Development
14 42 (18.26%) TDD
15 39 (16.96%) .NET Framework
16 34 (14.78%) Microsoft
16 34 (14.78%) ASP.NET MVC
17 32 (13.91%) Ajax
17 32 (13.91%) SQL
18 31 (13.48%) XML
18 31 (13.48%) Scrum
18 31 (13.48%) AngularJS
19 30 (13.04%) HTML5
19 30 (13.04%) Front End Development
20 29 (12.61%) User Experience
21 27 (11.74%) Team Foundation Server
22 26 (11.30%) BDD
22 26 (11.30%) REST

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
1 230 (100.00%) CMS
2 67 (29.13%) Umbraco
3 19 (8.26%) EPiServer
4 18 (7.83%) IIS
5 14 (6.09%) Kentico
6 13 (5.65%) SharePoint
7 11 (4.78%) Drupal
8 10 (4.35%) Sitefinity
9 7 (3.04%) DNN
9 7 (3.04%) Immediacy CMS
10 3 (1.30%) Apache Solr
10 3 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.87%) Content Management Server
11 2 (0.87%) WordPress
12 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.87%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (0.43%) Magento
3 1 (0.43%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.87%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.87%) SaaS
4 1 (0.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.26%) HTTP
2 16 (6.96%) Internet
3 4 (1.74%) Intranet
4 2 (0.87%) Extranet
5 1 (0.43%) DNS
5 1 (0.43%) Firewall
5 1 (0.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (21.30%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.39%) NoSQL
3 14 (6.09%) Couchbase
4 6 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.17%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.87%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.87%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.43%) DTS
7 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (11.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (10.43%) Visual Studio
3 15 (6.52%) Ant
3 15 (6.52%) Apache Ivy
3 15 (6.52%) Bitbucket
3 15 (6.52%) eggPlant
3 15 (6.52%) Gradle
3 15 (6.52%) JMeter
3 15 (6.52%) Maven
3 15 (6.52%) Selenium
3 15 (6.52%) WebDriver
4 10 (4.35%) Git (software)
5 7 (3.04%) Jasmine
6 4 (1.74%) Gatling
6 4 (1.74%) JIRA
6 4 (1.74%) NeoLoad
7 3 (1.30%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.87%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (10.87%) Finance
2 21 (9.13%) Marketing
3 10 (4.35%) Advertising
4 8 (3.48%) Retail
5 5 (2.17%) Publishing
6 1 (0.43%) Automotive
6 1 (0.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 171 (74.35%) Developer
2 92 (40.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 74 (32.17%) .NET Developer
4 36 (15.65%) C# Developer
5 33 (14.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 27 (11.74%) CMS Developer
7 26 (11.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 23 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 19 (8.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (6.52%) Architect
11 11 (4.78%) Web Developer
12 10 (4.35%) Analyst
12 10 (4.35%) Developer in Test
12 10 (4.35%) UX Developer
13 9 (3.91%) Sitecore Architect
14 8 (3.48%) .NET Architect
14 8 (3.48%) Business Analyst
14 8 (3.48%) Content Editor
14 8 (3.48%) EPiServer Developer
15 7 (3.04%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (68.26%) .NET
2 98 (42.61%) ASP.NET
3 96 (41.74%) CSS
4 89 (38.70%) HTML
5 55 (23.91%) jQuery
6 39 (16.96%) .NET Framework
7 34 (14.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 32 (13.91%) Ajax
9 31 (13.48%) AngularJS
9 31 (13.48%) XML
10 30 (13.04%) HTML5
11 26 (11.30%) REST
12 19 (8.26%) CSS3
12 19 (8.26%) JSON
12 19 (8.26%) Sass
13 18 (7.83%) ASP.NET Web API
14 17 (7.39%) XSLT
15 15 (6.52%) Flash
15 15 (6.52%) LINQ
15 15 (6.52%) React
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.61%) User Experience
2 18 (7.83%) W3C
3 10 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.04%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.17%) Tandem
6 3 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.87%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.87%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.87%) iPad
7 2 (0.87%) RIA
7 2 (0.87%) Social Media
7 2 (0.87%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.43%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.43%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.43%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.43%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.43%) Social Network
8 1 (0.43%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.70%) Windows
2 2 (0.87%) MVS
3 1 (0.43%) Android
3 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.43%) Unix
3 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (29.13%) MVC
3 64 (27.83%) Content Management
4 44 (19.13%) Web Development
5 42 (18.26%) TDD
6 31 (13.48%) Scrum
7 30 (13.04%) Front End Development
8 26 (11.30%) BDD
9 22 (9.57%) OO
9 22 (9.57%) Project Management
10 21 (9.13%) Software Engineering
11 20 (8.70%) SDLC
12 18 (7.83%) OOP
13 15 (6.52%) SEO
14 14 (6.09%) Visualisation
15 13 (5.65%) Automated Testing
15 13 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (5.65%) Test Automation
16 11 (4.78%) Manual Testing
16 11 (4.78%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 129 (56.09%) C#
2 108 (46.96%) JavaScript
3 32 (13.91%) SQL
4 16 (6.96%) Java
5 15 (6.52%) Groovy
5 15 (6.52%) Python
5 15 (6.52%) Ruby
6 14 (6.09%) ActionScript
7 13 (5.65%) T-SQL
8 12 (5.22%) VB.NET
9 11 (4.78%) C++
10 3 (1.30%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.43%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (2.17%) Degree
2 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.87%) MCSD
4 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.74%) HP Fortify
2 3 (1.30%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 230 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 34 (14.78%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.96%) Apple
3 16 (6.96%) Xamarin
4 15 (6.52%) Splunk
5 7 (3.04%) Adobe
5 7 (3.04%) Alterian
6 4 (1.74%) HP
7 3 (1.30%) OpenText
7 3 (1.30%) Oracle
8 2 (0.87%) Google
9 1 (0.43%) ForgeRock
9 1 (0.43%) Pega
9 1 (0.43%) SAP
9 1 (0.43%) Telerik
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