Period
to 2 April 2020

The median contractor rate for a Sitecore Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 2 April 2020.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 178 248 251
Rank change year-on-year +70 +3 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Sitecore Developer 5 3 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.044% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.047% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 9
Median daily rate £425 £400 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -23.08% +30.00%
10th Percentile £386 £365 £368
90th Percentile £473 £445 £530
Central London median daily rate £425 £400 £520
% change year-on-year +6.25% -23.08% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 3,916 6,368 6,731
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.30% 94.40% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,923 4,923 5,328
Median daily rate £500 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £298 £310 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £500 £510 £500
% change year-on-year -1.96% +2.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 63 105
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.58% +1.60% +3.89%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.76 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.95 £41.10 £38.00
Median hourly rate £27.00 £20.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +35.00% +6.95% +8.59%

Sitecore Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Sitecore Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore Developer in the City of London

Sitecore Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Sitecore Developer in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Sitecore Developer in the City of London

Sitecore Developer Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 April 2020, Sitecore Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region featuring Sitecore Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Microservices
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Core
4 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (20.00%) Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) CMS

Sitecore Developer Skill Set
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 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Sitecore