The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Sitecore.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore
Rank 382 473 459
Rank change year-on-year
+91 -14
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 261 166 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.30% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 0.71% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 116 136
Median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £616 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £414 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.71% +10.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22886 23387 25559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.60% 42.76% 44.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 13997 13710 15081
Median daily rate £420 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 873 974 1227
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sitecore
Daily Rate Trend

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

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Sitecore
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sitecore within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Sitecore Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Sitecore
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Sitecore Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Sitecore
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sitecore within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Sitecore Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Sitecore
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 within the UK over the 3 months to 5 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 +75 247 £425 +3.03% 51
London +40 115 £425 +3.34% 23
North East - 41 £500 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 38 £500 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 35 £500 - 1
South East +1 34 £438 +4.16% 5
South West +15 19 £375 +36.36% 4
North West +18 17 £338 -5.26% 7
Buckinghamshire +18 15 £425 -5.55%
Manchester +17 15 £325 +13.04% 4
East Midlands - 11 £419 - 3
Bristol - 10 £400 - 4
Hampshire +25 9 - - 1
Swindon +2 8 £356 -28.75%
City of London -4 8 £400 +14.28% 7
Wiltshire -9 8 £356 +32.55%
Wales - 7 £375 -
Nottinghamshire - 7 £436 - 1
Nottingham - 7 £436 - 1
South Wales - 7 £375 -
Tyneside - 6 £508 -
Scotland - 6 £313 -
Berkshire -4 5 £450 +10.76% 3
West Midlands -21 5 £425 +11.47% 2
Cardiff - 4 £400 -
Southampton +8 3 - -
High Wycombe - 3 - -
Marlow - 3 £500 -
Bracknell - 3 £450 - 1
Newport - 3 £300 -

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore 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.

1 366 (66.42%) .NET
2 309 (56.08%) C#
3 266 (48.28%) Sitecore CMS
3 266 (48.28%) CMS
4 229 (41.56%) ASP.NET
5 216 (39.20%) JavaScript
6 203 (36.84%) HTML
7 189 (34.30%) CSS
8 185 (33.58%) Agile Software Development
9 169 (30.67%) MVC
10 124 (22.50%) SQL Server
11 104 (18.87%) Microsoft
12 99 (17.97%) jQuery
13 90 (16.33%) TDD
14 76 (13.79%) SQL
14 76 (13.79%) Umbraco
14 76 (13.79%) AngularJS
15 74 (13.43%) XML
16 73 (13.25%) Content Management
17 68 (12.34%) HTML5
18 65 (11.80%) Scrum
19 63 (11.43%) Web Development
19 63 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
20 60 (10.89%) ASP.NET MVC
21 51 (9.26%) ASP.NET Web API
22 50 (9.07%) BDD
22 50 (9.07%) Marketing
23 49 (8.89%) Finance
24 45 (8.17%) .NET Framework
25 42 (7.62%) VB.NET

Sitecore
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
1 266 (48.28%) CMS
1 266 (48.28%) Sitecore CMS
2 76 (13.79%) Umbraco
3 37 (6.72%) SharePoint
4 26 (4.72%) IIS
5 20 (3.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 16 (2.90%) Confluence
6 16 (2.90%) Kentico
7 13 (2.36%) WordPress
8 11 (2.00%) Sitefinity
9 9 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (1.45%) DNN
10 8 (1.45%) Immediacy CMS
11 6 (1.09%) Apache Solr
11 6 (1.09%) Drupal
12 5 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 4 (0.73%) Magnolia
13 4 (0.73%) NServiceBus
14 3 (0.54%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 29 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.36%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (3.63%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.73%) Eloqua
3 3 (0.54%) Magento
3 3 (0.54%) SDL Web 8
4 2 (0.36%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.36%) Radian6
4 2 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.36%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.18%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 63 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.27%) PaaS
3 6 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.91%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.36%) Force.com
5 2 (0.36%) GitHub
5 2 (0.36%) IaaS
5 2 (0.36%) Responsys
5 2 (0.36%) SaaS
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.18%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.81%) HTTP
1 10 (1.81%) Internet
2 4 (0.73%) Network Security
3 3 (0.54%) Intranet
4 1 (0.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 35 (6.35%) MongoDB
3 32 (5.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 22 (3.99%) NoSQL
5 15 (2.72%) Couchbase
6 11 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (0.91%) MySQL
8 4 (0.73%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.36%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.18%) DTS
Development Applications
1 40 (7.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (5.44%) Visual Studio
3 29 (5.26%) TeamCity
4 28 (5.08%) Octopus Deploy
5 27 (4.90%) Git (software)
6 23 (4.17%) JIRA
7 14 (2.54%) Grunt
8 9 (1.63%) Selenium
9 7 (1.27%) Jasmine
10 5 (0.91%) gulp
11 4 (0.73%) Ant
11 4 (0.73%) Apache Ivy
11 4 (0.73%) Bitbucket
11 4 (0.73%) eggPlant
11 4 (0.73%) Gradle
11 4 (0.73%) JMeter
11 4 (0.73%) Maven
11 4 (0.73%) NuGet
11 4 (0.73%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.54%) Subversion
General
1 50 (9.07%) Marketing
2 49 (8.89%) Finance
3 26 (4.72%) Advertising
4 12 (2.18%) Publishing
5 10 (1.81%) Retail
6 7 (1.27%) Banking
7 4 (0.73%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.73%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.54%) Back Office
8 3 (0.54%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.54%) Law
8 3 (0.54%) Legal
9 2 (0.36%) German Language
9 2 (0.36%) Local Government
10 1 (0.18%) Automotive
10 1 (0.18%) Billing
10 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 396 (71.87%) Developer
2 295 (53.54%) Sitecore Developer
3 96 (17.42%) .NET Developer
4 66 (11.98%) C# Developer
5 50 (9.07%) CMS Developer
6 42 (7.62%) Architect
6 42 (7.62%) C# .NET Developer
7 32 (5.81%) Sitecore Architect
8 30 (5.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 26 (4.72%) Web Developer
10 23 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
11 22 (3.99%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 20 (3.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 19 (3.45%) Analyst
13 19 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
14 13 (2.36%) Consultant
14 13 (2.36%) Project Manager
15 12 (2.18%) Web Editor
16 11 (2.00%) HTML Developer
16 11 (2.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 366 (66.42%) .NET
2 229 (41.56%) ASP.NET
3 203 (36.84%) HTML
4 189 (34.30%) CSS
5 99 (17.97%) jQuery
6 76 (13.79%) AngularJS
7 74 (13.43%) XML
8 68 (12.34%) HTML5
9 60 (10.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 51 (9.26%) ASP.NET Web API
11 45 (8.17%) .NET Framework
12 41 (7.44%) Web Services
13 36 (6.53%) LINQ
14 31 (5.63%) Ajax
15 29 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 28 (5.08%) REST
17 25 (4.54%) CSS3
17 25 (4.54%) WCF
18 24 (4.36%) Sass
19 21 (3.81%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.26%) User Experience
2 24 (4.36%) N-Tier
3 16 (2.90%) Visualisation
4 13 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (2.18%) Mobile App
6 10 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.63%) iSeries
8 8 (1.45%) W3C
9 7 (1.27%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.27%) Tandem
10 5 (0.91%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.73%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.54%) Fixed Income
13 2 (0.36%) Equities
13 2 (0.36%) Graphic Design
13 2 (0.36%) iPad
13 2 (0.36%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.36%) Performance Metrics
13 2 (0.36%) Virtual Team
14 1 (0.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (3.99%) Windows
2 9 (1.63%) AIX
2 9 (1.63%) Linux
3 4 (0.73%) Windows Server
3 4 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.54%) Android
4 3 (0.54%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.18%) MVS
5 1 (0.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (33.58%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (30.67%) MVC
3 90 (16.33%) TDD
4 73 (13.25%) Content Management
5 65 (11.80%) Scrum
6 63 (11.43%) Web Development
7 50 (9.07%) BDD
8 42 (7.62%) Front End Development
9 38 (6.90%) Software Engineering
10 35 (6.35%) OOP
11 31 (5.63%) OO
12 27 (4.90%) CRM
13 24 (4.36%) DevOps
14 22 (3.99%) Waterfall
15 21 (3.81%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (3.81%) Digital Marketing
16 20 (3.63%) SDLC
17 19 (3.45%) Project Management
18 18 (3.27%) Continuous Deployment
18 18 (3.27%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 309 (56.08%) C#
2 216 (39.20%) JavaScript
3 76 (13.79%) SQL
4 42 (7.62%) VB.NET
5 26 (4.72%) T-SQL
6 18 (3.27%) Java
7 12 (2.18%) PHP
8 8 (1.45%) Ruby
9 6 (1.09%) Python
10 4 (0.73%) ActionScript
10 4 (0.73%) C++
10 4 (0.73%) Groovy
11 3 (0.54%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.54%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.54%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.36%) C
12 2 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (3.27%) Degree
2 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.36%) MCSD
4 1 (0.18%) MCP
4 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.18%) PMP
4 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.72%) QA
System Software
1 7 (1.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.54%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 104 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 20 (3.63%) EPiServer
2 20 (3.63%) Oracle
3 19 (3.45%) Xamarin
4 10 (1.81%) Atlassian
5 9 (1.63%) Ektron
5 9 (1.63%) webMethods
6 8 (1.45%) Alterian
7 7 (1.27%) ForgeRock
7 7 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.09%) Adobe
8 6 (1.09%) Google
9 5 (0.91%) Apple
9 5 (0.91%) Splunk
10 4 (0.73%) SolarWinds
11 3 (0.54%) OpenText
11 3 (0.54%) SAP
12 2 (0.36%) Aprimo
12 2 (0.36%) Marketo
12 2 (0.36%) Pega
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £600 per day 3 Month Rolling Contract
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harrington Starr
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £340 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £425 - £450 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £450 to £650 per day TBC
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago