Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Sitecore Developer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 247 240 250
Rank change year-on-year -7 +10 +42
Contract jobs requiring a Sitecore Developer 5 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.070% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 9
City of London median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +14.29% -15.15%
10th Percentile £369 £365 £238
90th Percentile £466 £500 £450
Central London median daily rate £388 £413 £350
% change year-on-year -6.06% +17.86% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London 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 6761 6355 8632
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.55% 95.52% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5338 5046 6770
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £688 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 77 127
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -7.89% +8.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £10.30
90th Percentile £29.29 £48.40 £39.25
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £17.21 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.19% -4.40% +5.88%

Sitecore Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Sitecore Developer in the job title as a percentage 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

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

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

Sitecore Developer Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Sitecore Developer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Sitecore Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) CMS
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (20.00%) DCOM
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) ODBC
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) HTTP
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) SEO
4 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) MSBuild
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Development

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
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) DCOM
3 1 (20.00%) ODBC
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) SEO
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Sitecore