Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 687 660 619
Rank change year-on-year -27 -41 +54
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 153 206 258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.96% 1.32% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 135 176
England median daily rate £425 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.96% -5.03%
10th Percentile £313 £286 £263
90th Percentile £575 £537 £475
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
England median hourly rate £24.11 - £80.00
UK median hourly rate £24.11 - £80.00

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 15,941 15,628 18,277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.96% 16.78% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,506 10,316 11,956
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.89% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £255
90th Percentile £631 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 363 402 461
England median hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% +5.18%
10th Percentile £12.28 £11.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.83 £49.50
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 +12 64 £425 -2.86% 21
South East -13 42 £425 +13.33% 13
North of England -33 31 £425 +13.33% 12
Yorkshire -8 25 £525 +40.00% 8
Midlands -2 9 £425 +9.68% 3
South West -39 7 £426 +0.12% 8
West Midlands -18 6 £425 -10.53% 3
North East +2 4 £325 -
East Midlands +16 3 £525 +50.00%
North West -34 2 £425 - 4
Sitecore CMS
UK

For the 6 months to 12 November 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.

1 153 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 152 (99.35%) CMS
3 108 (70.59%) .NET
4 90 (58.82%) C#
5 73 (47.71%) Agile Software Development
6 68 (44.44%) JavaScript
7 56 (36.60%) HTML
8 55 (35.95%) TDD
9 51 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 51 (33.33%) E-Commerce
10 49 (32.03%) SQL
11 48 (31.37%) CSS
12 47 (30.72%) Scrum
12 47 (30.72%) MVC
13 46 (30.07%) SQL Server
14 42 (27.45%) Microsoft Azure
15 39 (25.49%) ASP.NET Web API
16 38 (24.84%) .NET Framework
17 31 (20.26%) AngularJS
18 28 (18.30%) Git (software)
19 25 (16.34%) Entity Framework
20 24 (15.69%) Front End Development
21 23 (15.03%) jQuery
21 23 (15.03%) OAuth
22 22 (14.38%) User Experience
22 22 (14.38%) API Development
23 21 (13.73%) React
23 21 (13.73%) Umbraco
24 20 (13.07%) Node.js
24 20 (13.07%) HTML5

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
1 152 (99.35%) CMS
2 21 (13.73%) Umbraco
3 13 (8.50%) EPiServer
4 7 (4.58%) IIS
5 6 (3.92%) Apache Solr
6 5 (3.27%) Kentico
7 4 (2.61%) Confluence
8 2 (1.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.31%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.31%) WordPress
9 1 (0.65%) CoreMedia CMS
9 1 (0.65%) Mule
9 1 (0.65%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.65%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Acrobat
1 1 (0.65%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (0.65%) HipChat
1 1 (0.65%) InVision
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.96%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (0.65%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (27.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.27%) Adobe Analytics
2 5 (3.27%) GitHub
2 5 (3.27%) PaaS
3 3 (1.96%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.96%) npm
3 3 (1.96%) Serverless
4 2 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.31%) Azure Functions
4 2 (1.31%) IaaS
4 2 (1.31%) Trello
5 1 (0.65%) Apigee
5 1 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.27%) SMS
2 4 (2.61%) ATM
3 3 (1.96%) Internet
4 1 (0.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (30.07%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.23%) MongoDB
3 7 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.27%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (2.61%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.96%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.31%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.65%) Big Data
8 1 (0.65%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.65%) Endeca
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 28 (18.30%) Git (software)
2 20 (13.07%) gulp
3 10 (6.54%) JIRA
3 10 (6.54%) webpack
4 9 (5.88%) TeamCity
5 8 (5.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (4.58%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (4.58%) ReSharper
6 7 (4.58%) Visual Studio
7 6 (3.92%) Selenium
8 5 (3.27%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.61%) Bitbucket
9 4 (2.61%) Subversion
10 3 (1.96%) Ant
10 3 (1.96%) Bower
10 3 (1.96%) Grunt
10 3 (1.96%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.96%) Maven
10 3 (1.96%) NUnit
10 3 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (11.11%) Finance
2 11 (7.19%) Marketing
3 3 (1.96%) Banking
4 2 (1.31%) Law
4 2 (1.31%) Retail
4 2 (1.31%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Advertising
5 1 (0.65%) Back Office
5 1 (0.65%) German Language
5 1 (0.65%) Interactive Media
5 1 (0.65%) Legal
5 1 (0.65%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 107 (69.93%) Developer
2 53 (34.64%) .NET Developer
3 36 (23.53%) Sitecore Developer
4 22 (14.38%) C# Developer
5 21 (13.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 20 (13.07%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (12.42%) Senior Developer
8 18 (11.76%) Architect
8 18 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
9 12 (7.84%) CMS Developer
10 11 (7.19%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (6.54%) Sitecore Architect
12 9 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
13 7 (4.58%) Full Stack Developer
13 7 (4.58%) Lead Developer
14 6 (3.92%) Web Manager
15 5 (3.27%) .NET Software Developer
15 5 (3.27%) Project Manager
15 5 (3.27%) Software Developer
15 5 (3.27%) Web Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (70.59%) .NET
2 56 (36.60%) HTML
3 51 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 48 (31.37%) CSS
5 39 (25.49%) ASP.NET Web API
6 38 (24.84%) .NET Framework
7 31 (20.26%) AngularJS
8 25 (16.34%) Entity Framework
9 23 (15.03%) jQuery
9 23 (15.03%) OAuth
10 21 (13.73%) React
11 20 (13.07%) HTML5
11 20 (13.07%) Node.js
12 17 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (10.46%) Sass
14 15 (9.80%) Web Services
15 14 (9.15%) Vue.js
16 11 (7.19%) Backbone.js
16 11 (7.19%) CSS3
17 7 (4.58%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.38%) User Experience
2 6 (3.92%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.61%) Fintech
4 3 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.96%) iPad
5 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.31%) RIA
6 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.65%) Animation
6 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.65%) PKI
6 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.65%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.58%) Windows
1 7 (4.58%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (47.71%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (35.95%) TDD
3 51 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 47 (30.72%) MVC
4 47 (30.72%) Scrum
5 24 (15.69%) Front End Development
6 22 (14.38%) API Development
7 17 (11.11%) Content Management
8 16 (10.46%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (9.80%) Analytics
9 15 (9.80%) SOLID
10 14 (9.15%) CRM
11 11 (7.19%) OOP
11 11 (7.19%) SOA
12 10 (6.54%) Change Management
12 10 (6.54%) Microservices
13 9 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (5.88%) DevOps
13 9 (5.88%) Prototyping
13 9 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 90 (58.82%) C#
2 68 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 49 (32.03%) SQL
4 13 (8.50%) T-SQL
5 10 (6.54%) ES6
6 8 (5.23%) TypeScript
7 7 (4.58%) R
8 5 (3.27%) Java
9 3 (1.96%) Groovy
10 2 (1.31%) C
10 2 (1.31%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.65%) Ruby
11 1 (0.65%) VB
11 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.65%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (7.19%) Degree
2 1 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.61%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.65%) OpenSSO
1 1 (0.65%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 153 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 11 (7.19%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.88%) Adobe
4 7 (4.58%) Oracle
5 5 (3.27%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.96%) Google
6 3 (1.96%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.31%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.65%) ATG
8 1 (0.65%) BEA
8 1 (0.65%) iRise
8 1 (0.65%) SAP