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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sitecore
UK
Rank 370 425 381
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -44
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 236 211 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.41% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 1.17% 0.94% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 169 173
Median daily rate £450 £425 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £323 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £398
% change year-on-year
- +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £56.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
20233 22493 23972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.59% 43.22% 45.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12546 13464 13798
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 759 835 981
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +17.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.42 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 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 +51 223 £450 +5.88% 74
London -18 73 £450 - 34
South East +25 42 £419 -1.47% 10
North East +12 31 £508 +19.41%
South West +31 27 £413 +57.14%
Berkshire +35 22 £450 +38.46% 2
Tyne and Wear +10 21 £508 +19.41%
Newcastle upon Tyne +3 21 £508 +19.41%
East Midlands +21 20 £485 +76.36%
Nottinghamshire - 16 £485 -
Nottingham - 16 £485 -
North West +27 15 £350 -9.67% 19
Swindon +16 14 £413 +57.14%
Wiltshire +12 14 £413 +57.14%
Bracknell - 13 £450 -
Bristol +14 12 £415 -
City of London -8 11 £400 -3.03% 3
Hampshire - 11 £368 - 3
Manchester +10 8 £328 -15.48% 9
Scotland - 8 £350 - 1
East of England -8 6 £463 -19.56% 3
West Yorkshire +13 5 £350 - 4
Leeds +2 5 £350 - 4
Merseyside 0 5 £350 - 7
Liverpool -1 5 £350 - 7
Yorkshire -1 5 £350 -36.36% 4
Buckinghamshire -3 5 £400 -11.11% 1
Tyneside - 5 £508 -
Glasgow - 4 £350 -
Reading +18 3 £369 +13.46% 1

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 338 (68.15%) .NET
2 275 (55.44%) C#
3 233 (46.98%) Sitecore CMS
3 233 (46.98%) CMS
4 201 (40.52%) ASP.NET
5 190 (38.31%) JavaScript
6 173 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
7 162 (32.66%) MVC
8 144 (29.03%) HTML
9 136 (27.42%) CSS
10 98 (19.76%) TDD
11 95 (19.15%) Microsoft
12 81 (16.33%) SQL Server
13 77 (15.52%) Umbraco
14 74 (14.92%) BDD
15 72 (14.52%) Scrum
16 69 (13.91%) jQuery
17 64 (12.90%) Content Management
18 62 (12.50%) Web Development
19 58 (11.69%) Finance
20 55 (11.09%) XML
21 53 (10.69%) SQL
22 49 (9.88%) AngularJS
22 49 (9.88%) REST
23 48 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
24 47 (9.48%) .NET Framework
25 46 (9.27%) OO
26 44 (8.87%) HTML5
27 39 (7.86%) Ajax
28 38 (7.66%) Front End Development

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
1 233 (46.98%) CMS
1 233 (46.98%) Sitecore CMS
2 77 (15.52%) Umbraco
3 22 (4.44%) EPiServer
3 22 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 21 (4.23%) IIS
5 15 (3.02%) Kentico
6 13 (2.62%) Confluence
6 13 (2.62%) Drupal
7 10 (2.02%) Sitefinity
8 9 (1.81%) Apache Solr
9 7 (1.41%) DNN
9 7 (1.41%) Immediacy CMS
10 4 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.81%) WordPress
11 3 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.40%) Content Management Server
12 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.20%) Magnolia
Applications
1 17 (3.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.60%) Magento
1 3 (0.60%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.20%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.20%) Radian6
3 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.20%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 35 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.21%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.81%) SaaS
5 3 (0.60%) PaaS
6 2 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.40%) GitHub
6 2 (0.40%) IaaS
6 2 (0.40%) Office 365
7 1 (0.20%) Force.com
7 1 (0.20%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.03%) HTTP
2 17 (3.43%) Internet
3 6 (1.21%) Intranet
4 3 (0.60%) Network Security
5 2 (0.40%) Extranet
5 2 (0.40%) Firewall
6 1 (0.20%) DNS
6 1 (0.20%) LAN
6 1 (0.20%) SSL
6 1 (0.20%) VPN
6 1 (0.20%) WAN
6 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.63%) NoSQL
3 15 (3.02%) Couchbase
4 12 (2.42%) MongoDB
4 12 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (2.02%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.60%) MySQL
7 3 (0.60%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.60%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.40%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.20%) DTS
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (5.85%) Visual Studio
3 19 (3.83%) Git (software)
4 18 (3.63%) JIRA
4 18 (3.63%) Selenium
5 16 (3.23%) WebDriver
6 15 (3.02%) Ant
6 15 (3.02%) Apache Ivy
6 15 (3.02%) Bitbucket
6 15 (3.02%) eggPlant
6 15 (3.02%) Gradle
6 15 (3.02%) JMeter
6 15 (3.02%) Maven
7 12 (2.42%) Octopus Deploy
8 10 (2.02%) TeamCity
9 7 (1.41%) Jasmine
9 7 (1.41%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.81%) Gatling
10 4 (0.81%) NeoLoad
11 2 (0.40%) Grunt
General
1 58 (11.69%) Finance
2 33 (6.65%) Advertising
3 25 (5.04%) Marketing
4 17 (3.43%) Retail
5 10 (2.02%) Publishing
6 7 (1.41%) Banking
7 5 (1.01%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.40%) Automotive
9 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 357 (71.98%) Developer
2 255 (51.41%) Sitecore Developer
3 112 (22.58%) .NET Developer
4 64 (12.90%) C# Developer
5 44 (8.87%) Architect
5 44 (8.87%) C# .NET Developer
6 35 (7.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 32 (6.45%) Sitecore Architect
8 29 (5.85%) CMS Developer
9 26 (5.24%) ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (4.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 20 (4.03%) Analyst
12 17 (3.43%) Business Analyst
13 16 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 15 (3.02%) JavaScript Developer
14 15 (3.02%) Web Developer
15 12 (2.42%) .NET Architect
15 12 (2.42%) Consultant
15 12 (2.42%) Senior Developer
15 12 (2.42%) Senior Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 338 (68.15%) .NET
2 201 (40.52%) ASP.NET
3 144 (29.03%) HTML
4 136 (27.42%) CSS
5 69 (13.91%) jQuery
6 55 (11.09%) XML
7 49 (9.88%) AngularJS
7 49 (9.88%) REST
8 48 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 47 (9.48%) .NET Framework
10 44 (8.87%) HTML5
11 39 (7.86%) Ajax
12 30 (6.05%) ASP.NET Web API
12 30 (6.05%) Web Services
13 28 (5.65%) CSS3
13 28 (5.65%) JSON
14 23 (4.64%) LINQ
15 21 (4.23%) Sass
16 19 (3.83%) React
17 17 (3.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.26%) User Experience
2 18 (3.63%) W3C
3 12 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (1.81%) Mobile App
5 8 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.21%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.01%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.01%) Tandem
8 2 (0.40%) iPad
8 2 (0.40%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.40%) RIA
8 2 (0.40%) Social Media
8 2 (0.40%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.20%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.20%) FMCG
9 1 (0.20%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.20%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.20%) Social Network
9 1 (0.20%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 30 (6.05%) Windows
2 3 (0.60%) MVS
2 3 (0.60%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.40%) Android
3 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.20%) Linux
4 1 (0.20%) Unix
4 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (32.66%) MVC
3 98 (19.76%) TDD
4 74 (14.92%) BDD
5 72 (14.52%) Scrum
6 64 (12.90%) Content Management
7 62 (12.50%) Web Development
8 46 (9.27%) OO
9 38 (7.66%) Front End Development
10 37 (7.46%) Software Engineering
11 29 (5.85%) DevOps
12 26 (5.24%) SOLID
13 25 (5.04%) Migration
13 25 (5.04%) Project Management
14 24 (4.84%) SDLC
15 23 (4.64%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (4.64%) Waterfall
16 22 (4.44%) OOP
17 16 (3.23%) SEO
18 15 (3.02%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 275 (55.44%) C#
2 190 (38.31%) JavaScript
3 53 (10.69%) SQL
4 25 (5.04%) Java
5 23 (4.64%) T-SQL
6 19 (3.83%) VB.NET
7 18 (3.63%) Python
8 17 (3.43%) Ruby
9 15 (3.02%) Groovy
10 14 (2.82%) ActionScript
11 11 (2.22%) C++
12 5 (1.01%) PHP
13 3 (0.60%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.40%) C
14 2 (0.40%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.20%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (1.61%) Degree
2 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.40%) MCSD
4 1 (0.20%) CCIE
4 1 (0.20%) CCNP
4 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.20%) JNCIP
4 1 (0.20%) JNCIS
4 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.62%) QA
System Software
1 4 (0.81%) Docker
2 3 (0.60%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (0.81%) HP Fortify
2 3 (0.60%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 95 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 20 (4.03%) Xamarin
3 17 (3.43%) Splunk
4 15 (3.02%) Apple
5 14 (2.82%) Oracle
6 11 (2.22%) Adobe
7 10 (2.02%) Atlassian
8 7 (1.41%) Alterian
9 6 (1.21%) Google
10 4 (0.81%) HP
11 3 (0.60%) ForgeRock
11 3 (0.60%) OpenText
12 2 (0.40%) Marketo
12 2 (0.40%) Omniture
12 2 (0.40%) Pega
12 2 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.40%) SAP
13 1 (0.20%) Bloomberg
13 1 (0.20%) Cisco
13 1 (0.20%) Juniper
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