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 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sitecore
London / City of London
Rank 144 137 160
Rank change year-on-year -7 +23  
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 9 21 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.30% 0.64% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 0.75% 1.59% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 27
Median daily rate £338 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.67% +0.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £276 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £394
% change year-on-year +2.81% +1.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £9.00 -

Sitecore is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1201 1324 2135
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 39.61% 40.19% 42.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 997 1543
Median daily rate £468 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £283 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 45
Median hourly rate £14.15 £19.50 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.46% -4.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £11.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.34 £43.57 £25.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Sitecore
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Sitecore as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sitecore in the City of London

Sitecore
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sitecore in the City of London

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 8 (47.06%) CMS
1 8 (47.06%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) .NET
3 5 (29.41%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) Migration
4 4 (23.53%) Marketing
5 3 (17.65%) Mobile First
5 3 (17.65%) Publishing
5 3 (17.65%) Finance
6 2 (11.76%) Advertising
6 2 (11.76%) Intranet
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle
6 2 (11.76%) Adobe
6 2 (11.76%) CA
6 2 (11.76%) Umbraco
6 2 (11.76%) Copywriting
6 2 (11.76%) Drupal
6 2 (11.76%) Kentico
7 1 (5.88%) Node.js
7 1 (5.88%) CSS3
7 1 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
7 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (5.88%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (5.88%) Marketo

Sitecore
Top Related 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 8 (47.06%) CMS
1 8 (47.06%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (11.76%) Drupal
2 2 (11.76%) Kentico
2 2 (11.76%) Umbraco
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
1 1 (5.88%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (23.53%) Marketing
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Publishing
3 2 (11.76%) Advertising
4 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Content Editor
3 2 (11.76%) Migration Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Web Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Web Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Web Editor
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) CMS Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Content Editor
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Editor
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Web Content Assistant
4 1 (5.88%) Web Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) CSS3
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) Node.js
3 1 (5.88%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 3 (17.65%) Mobile First
3 2 (11.76%) Copywriting
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Content Management
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Fit Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.88%) OOP
4 1 (5.88%) SEO
4 1 (5.88%) Time Management
4 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) C#
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Adobe
1 2 (11.76%) CA
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Marketo
2 1 (5.88%) Pardot
2 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
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