Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Sitecore CMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Sitecore CMS
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 242 223 224
Rank change year-on-year -19 +1 +47
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 4 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.057% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.40% 0.89% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 17
City of London median daily rate £520 £350 £276
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.57% +27.04% -31.13%
10th Percentile £510 £104 £101
90th Percentile £530 £470 £485
Central London median daily rate £520 £380 £288
% change year-on-year +36.84% +32.06% -28.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
City of London median hourly rate - £13.00 -
Central London median hourly rate - £13.00 -

Sitecore CMS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,012 1,127 1,105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.33% 18.01% 15.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 813 900 839
City of London median daily rate £500 £470 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.44% +10.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £278 £313 £263
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
Central London median daily rate £498 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +10.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 13
City of London median hourly rate £17.85 £19.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.05% -2.56% +27.87%
10th Percentile £10.88 £11.43 £11.41
90th Percentile £27.50 £56.68 £56.45
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.73 £18.00
% change year-on-year -0.13% +4.03% +16.13%

Sitecore CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Sitecore CMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore CMS in the City of London

Sitecore CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore CMS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for Sitecore CMS.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) CMS
1 4 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) DCOM
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) ODBC
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) SEO
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Content Management
4 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure

Sitecore CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (100.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Architect
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Technical Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) CMS Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) DCOM
3 1 (25.00%) ODBC
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) SEO
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft