Period
to 18 November 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sitecore over the 6 months to 18 November 2019 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.

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

Sitecore
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 201 241 242
Rank change year-on-year +40 +1 -12
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 25 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.43% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 0.53% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 11
City of London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £320 £279 £369
90th Percentile £575 £533 £775
Central London median daily rate £463 £425 £435
% change year-on-year +8.82% -2.30% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Sitecore is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,378 2,653 2,718
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.71% 38.23% 38.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,838 1,988 2,043
City of London median daily rate £500 £484 £484
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.36% +0.05% +7.44%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £275
90th Percentile £650 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £495 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +1.54% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 71 60
City of London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.70 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.63% +6.86% -7.89%
10th Percentile £12.04 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.68 £25.50 £30.75
Central London median hourly rate £20.67 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year +10.51% +3.89% -1.23%

Sitecore
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore in the City of London

Sitecore
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 in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore in the City of London

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sitecore in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sitecore in the City of London

Sitecore
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the City of London region over the 6 months to 18 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Moorgate - 8 £500 -
Sitecore
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (48.00%) Azure
2 11 (44.00%) .NET
3 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 10 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 10 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 9 (36.00%) AngularJS
4 9 (36.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (36.00%) gulp
4 9 (36.00%) Grunt
4 9 (36.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (36.00%) CMS
4 9 (36.00%) Visual Studio
4 9 (36.00%) HTML
4 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (36.00%) CSS
5 8 (32.00%) C#
6 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (28.00%) MVC
7 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
7 6 (24.00%) Umbraco
7 6 (24.00%) PaaS
8 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
8 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (20.00%) IIS
8 5 (20.00%) SharePoint

Sitecore
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 9 (36.00%) CMS
1 9 (36.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (24.00%) Umbraco
3 5 (20.00%) IIS
3 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (48.00%) Azure
2 6 (24.00%) PaaS
3 5 (20.00%) npm
4 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 10 (40.00%) TeamCity
2 9 (36.00%) Grunt
2 9 (36.00%) gulp
2 9 (36.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) Maven
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (4.00%) Back Office
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Games
1 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Angular Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (8.00%) QA Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) React Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Azure Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Sitecore Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) .NET
2 9 (36.00%) AngularJS
2 9 (36.00%) CSS
2 9 (36.00%) HTML
2 9 (36.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
5 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
6 4 (16.00%) React
6 4 (16.00%) Sass
7 2 (8.00%) GatsbyJS
7 2 (8.00%) REST
8 1 (4.00%) .NET Core
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (4.00%) Gherkin
8 1 (4.00%) Java EE
8 1 (4.00%) Java SE
8 1 (4.00%) JSON
8 1 (4.00%) RAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) User Experience
2 4 (16.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (28.00%) MVC
4 5 (20.00%) Analytics
4 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.00%) CRM
5 4 (16.00%) DevOps
5 4 (16.00%) ERP
5 4 (16.00%) Front End Development
5 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (16.00%) Refactoring
6 3 (12.00%) Migration
7 2 (8.00%) B2B
8 1 (4.00%) Content Management
8 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
8 1 (4.00%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (4.00%) SOA
8 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.00%) TDD
8 1 (4.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (32.00%) C#
4 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Dell
2 1 (4.00%) Google