Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Sitecore CMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 6 months to 19 July 2018 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.

Sitecore CMS
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 654 591 628
Rank change year-on-year -63 +37 -40
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 211 228 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.34% 1.53% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 152 191
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
10th Percentile £286 £264 £263
90th Percentile £563 £544 £550
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
England median hourly rate - - £9.00
UK median hourly rate - - £9.00

Sitecore CMS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15,693 14,895 18,119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.63% 16.98% 17.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,413 9,639 12,033
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +7.59%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £255
90th Percentile £625 £601 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £420
% change year-on-year +4.65% +2.38% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 374 426
England median hourly rate £20.48 £19.82 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +0.49% +3.78%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.40 £52.50 £45.88
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +5.26%

Sitecore CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Sitecore CMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore CMS in England

Sitecore CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore CMS in England

Sitecore CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS in England over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sitecore CMS in England

Sitecore CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sitecore CMS in England

Sitecore CMS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS within the England region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. 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
London +5 110 £425 - 15
South East -12 47 £418 +5.70% 8
Midlands +3 26 £500 +25.00% 5
East Midlands +7 24 £500 +29.03% 2
North of England -44 20 £413 +10.00% 9
Yorkshire -30 11 £413 +10.00% 2
South West -5 8 £381 -5.86% 2
North East -5 5 £325 -36.59% 3
North West -30 4 £425 +21.43% 4
West Midlands -11 2 £500 +25.00% 3
Sitecore CMS
UK

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS 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 England region with a requirement for Sitecore CMS.

1 211 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 210 (99.53%) CMS
3 114 (54.03%) .NET
4 97 (45.97%) C#
5 87 (41.23%) Agile Software Development
6 86 (40.76%) JavaScript
7 70 (33.18%) HTML
8 66 (31.28%) CSS
9 58 (27.49%) Scrum
10 54 (25.59%) Microsoft Azure
11 53 (25.12%) MVC
12 51 (24.17%) ASP.NET
13 49 (23.22%) Umbraco
14 43 (20.38%) E-Commerce
15 42 (19.91%) TDD
16 41 (19.43%) Web Services
17 40 (18.96%) SQL
17 40 (18.96%) SQL Server
17 40 (18.96%) Content Management
18 38 (18.01%) AngularJS
19 37 (17.54%) jQuery
20 35 (16.59%) Git (software)
21 33 (15.64%) .NET Framework
22 28 (13.27%) CRM
22 28 (13.27%) ASP.NET Web API
22 28 (13.27%) Front End Development
23 26 (12.32%) Finance
24 24 (11.37%) SOA
24 24 (11.37%) MongoDB
25 23 (10.90%) CSS3

Sitecore CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 210 (99.53%) CMS
2 49 (23.22%) Umbraco
3 18 (8.53%) EPiServer
4 17 (8.06%) Apache Solr
4 17 (8.06%) SharePoint
5 14 (6.64%) WebLogic Portal
6 13 (6.16%) Mule
6 13 (6.16%) Mule ESB
7 12 (5.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 9 (4.27%) Kentico
9 6 (2.84%) IIS
10 5 (2.37%) Confluence
10 5 (2.37%) WordPress
11 4 (1.90%) Drupal
12 2 (0.95%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.95%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.95%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.47%) Content Management Server
13 1 (0.47%) CoreMedia CMS
Applications
1 5 (2.37%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.42%) Acrobat
2 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.47%) HipChat
3 1 (0.47%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (2.84%) SDL Web 8
2 3 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.95%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.47%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.47%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 54 (25.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.84%) Trello
3 5 (2.37%) PaaS
4 4 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.42%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.95%) GitHub
6 2 (0.95%) IaaS
7 1 (0.47%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.47%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.84%) SMS
2 1 (0.47%) DNS
2 1 (0.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.96%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.37%) MongoDB
3 19 (9.00%) NoSQL
4 14 (6.64%) Endeca
5 5 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.42%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.95%) Jackrabbit
8 1 (0.47%) Big Data
8 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 35 (16.59%) Git (software)
2 23 (10.90%) JIRA
3 18 (8.53%) Octopus Deploy
4 14 (6.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (6.64%) TeamCity
5 8 (3.79%) Cucumber
5 8 (3.79%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.84%) gulp
6 6 (2.84%) Selenium
6 6 (2.84%) WATIR
7 5 (2.37%) ReSharper
7 5 (2.37%) webpack
8 4 (1.90%) Dreamweaver
8 4 (1.90%) Jasmine
8 4 (1.90%) NUnit
8 4 (1.90%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.42%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.42%) Grunt
9 3 (1.42%) QUnit
10 2 (0.95%) Calabash
General
1 26 (12.32%) Finance
2 18 (8.53%) Marketing
3 8 (3.79%) Retail
4 5 (2.37%) Publishing
5 3 (1.42%) Banking
5 3 (1.42%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.95%) Law
7 1 (0.47%) Automotive
7 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.47%) Games
7 1 (0.47%) Interactive Media
7 1 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 116 (54.98%) Developer
2 59 (27.96%) .NET Developer
3 39 (18.48%) Sitecore Developer
4 33 (15.64%) C# Developer
5 28 (13.27%) Architect
6 27 (12.80%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (9.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 18 (8.53%) CMS Developer
8 18 (8.53%) Sitecore Architect
9 15 (7.11%) Senior Developer
10 14 (6.64%) Technical Architect
11 12 (5.69%) Lead Developer
11 12 (5.69%) Tester
12 11 (5.21%) Senior .NET Developer
13 10 (4.74%) Analyst
13 10 (4.74%) Project Manager
14 9 (4.27%) HTML CSS Developer
14 9 (4.27%) HTML Developer
15 8 (3.79%) Azure Developer
15 8 (3.79%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (54.03%) .NET
2 70 (33.18%) HTML
3 66 (31.28%) CSS
4 51 (24.17%) ASP.NET
5 41 (19.43%) Web Services
6 38 (18.01%) AngularJS
7 37 (17.54%) jQuery
8 33 (15.64%) .NET Framework
9 28 (13.27%) ASP.NET Web API
10 23 (10.90%) CSS3
11 22 (10.43%) HTML5
12 21 (9.95%) SOAP
13 20 (9.48%) Entity Framework
14 18 (8.53%) React
14 18 (8.53%) RESTful
15 17 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC
16 15 (7.11%) Sass
17 14 (6.64%) Ajax
18 13 (6.16%) Backbone.js
18 13 (6.16%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.48%) User Experience
2 14 (6.64%) PKI
3 10 (4.74%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.32%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.90%) iPad
6 3 (1.42%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.95%) Animation
7 2 (0.95%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.47%) Equities
8 1 (0.47%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.47%) Marketing Technology
8 1 (0.47%) Replication
8 1 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.84%) Windows
1 6 (2.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (41.23%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (27.49%) Scrum
3 53 (25.12%) MVC
4 43 (20.38%) E-Commerce
5 42 (19.91%) TDD
6 40 (18.96%) Content Management
7 28 (13.27%) CRM
7 28 (13.27%) Front End Development
8 24 (11.37%) SOA
9 18 (8.53%) B2C
10 14 (6.64%) Analytics
10 14 (6.64%) DevOps
11 13 (6.16%) API Development
11 13 (6.16%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (5.69%) OOP
13 11 (5.21%) Prototyping
14 10 (4.74%) SOLID
14 10 (4.74%) Test Automation
14 10 (4.74%) Unit Testing
14 10 (4.74%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 97 (45.97%) C#
2 86 (40.76%) JavaScript
3 40 (18.96%) SQL
4 14 (6.64%) Java
5 12 (5.69%) T-SQL
6 10 (4.74%) Ruby
7 6 (2.84%) ES6
8 5 (2.37%) R
9 2 (0.95%) C
9 2 (0.95%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (8.53%) Degree
2 2 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (0.95%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.95%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.47%) PMP
3 1 (0.47%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (6.64%) CA Single Sign-On
1 14 (6.64%) OpenSSO
1 14 (6.64%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.47%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.47%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 211 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 23 (10.90%) Microsoft
3 19 (9.00%) Adobe
4 15 (7.11%) ATG
5 14 (6.64%) BEA
6 9 (4.27%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (3.32%) Oracle
8 5 (2.37%) Capita
9 3 (1.42%) Google
9 3 (1.42%) hybris
10 2 (0.95%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 1 (0.47%) Alterian
11 1 (0.47%) Demandware
11 1 (0.47%) Marketo
11 1 (0.47%) Omniture
11 1 (0.47%) Pega
11 1 (0.47%) Temenos