Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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.

Sitecore
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 238 227 218
Rank change year-on-year -11 -9 +38
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 14 22 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.33% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.77% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 33
City of London median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -17.65%
10th Percentile £369 £149 £108
90th Percentile £775 £601 £485
Central London median daily rate £435 £413 £356
% change year-on-year +5.45% +15.79% -13.64%
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 2727 2846 3820
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.13% 42.78% 42.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2045 2130 2859
City of London median daily rate £488 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £252
90th Percentile £675 £638 £638
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £426
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.57% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 46 73
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57% -2.04%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £11.19
90th Percentile £30.75 £55.00 £27.81
Central London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.73 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +7.00% -1.77%

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 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sitecore in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) MVC
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Marketing
4 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 3 (21.43%) QA
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (21.43%) EPiServer
5 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) Content Management
5 3 (21.43%) SEO
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) CMS
5 3 (21.43%) OO
5 3 (21.43%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (21.43%) TeamCity
5 3 (21.43%) BDD
5 3 (21.43%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) MSBuild
5 3 (21.43%) User Experience
5 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
6 2 (14.29%) Protractor
6 2 (14.29%) Microservices
6 2 (14.29%) gulp
6 2 (14.29%) MEAN Stack
6 2 (14.29%) Chai
6 2 (14.29%) Cloud Native

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 3 (21.43%) CMS
1 3 (21.43%) EPiServer
1 3 (21.43%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Eloqua
2 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) npm
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Couchbase
1 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) MSBuild
2 3 (21.43%) TeamCity
3 2 (14.29%) Bower
3 2 (14.29%) gulp
3 2 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (14.29%) Mocha
3 2 (14.29%) Protractor
3 2 (14.29%) Selenium
3 2 (14.29%) Sinon.JS
3 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) CSS Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (14.29%) HTML Developer
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Lead Analyst Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Creative Director
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Director
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Product Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Product Manager
4 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 2 (14.29%) Backbone.js
4 2 (14.29%) Chai
4 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) CSS3
4 2 (14.29%) D3.js
4 2 (14.29%) Ember.js
4 2 (14.29%) Gherkin
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) HTML5 Canvas
4 2 (14.29%) LESS
4 2 (14.29%) MEAN Stack
4 2 (14.29%) RESTful
4 2 (14.29%) Sass
4 2 (14.29%) SVG
4 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) BDD
3 3 (21.43%) Content Management
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) SEO
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Content Management
4 2 (14.29%) Marketing Automation
4 2 (14.29%) Microservices
4 2 (14.29%) Progressive Web App
4 2 (14.29%) Refactoring
4 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) C
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Marketo
2 1 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) MuleSoft
2 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com