Period
to 4 August 2020

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 4 August 2020 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
4 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 136 221 229
Rank change year-on-year +85 +8 -3
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 1 19 25
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.044% 0.29% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.75% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 16 22
Median daily rate - £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +9.76%
Central London median daily rate - £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 889 2,530 2,698
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.75% 38.83% 38.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 1,923 1,985
Median daily rate £497 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.55% +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £300 £286 £263
90th Percentile £663 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £490 £500 £493
% change year-on-year -2.00% +1.52% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 60 72
Median hourly rate £26.81 £20.92 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.17% +8.65% +13.80%
10th Percentile £12.42 £11.25 £13.31
90th Percentile £66.50 £53.75 £29.55
Median hourly rate £32.50 £20.67 £19.50
% change year-on-year +57.27% +5.97% +15.25%

Sitecore
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Sitecore as a proportion 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

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

Daily rate trend for Sitecore in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2020, 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Azure

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 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft