Period
to 18 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 18 September 2019 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
England > London
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 533 546 527
Rank change year-on-year +13 -19 +11
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 40 94 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.10% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.66% 1.19% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 78 52
London median daily rate £450 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +12.90%
10th Percentile £207 £296 £218
90th Percentile £630 £579 £549
England median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £24.00 - -
England median hourly rate £24.00 - -

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 London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 6,079 7,912 7,570
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.56% 17.23% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,220 5,590 5,332
London median daily rate £500 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £656 £638
England median daily rate £463 £457 £450
% change year-on-year +1.20% +1.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 106 99
London median hourly rate £21.25 £22.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.41% +7.32% +13.89%
10th Percentile £15.50 £13.00 £12.75
90th Percentile £52.25 £65.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £20.83 £21.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year -1.98% +3.66% +2.50%

Sitecore CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore CMS in London

Sitecore CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore CMS in London

Sitecore CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS in London over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sitecore CMS in London

Sitecore CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sitecore CMS in London

Sitecore CMS
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 18 September 2019. 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
West London +24 6 £450 +7.78%
Central London +10 5 £550 +29.41% 6
North London - 3 £175 -
Sitecore CMS
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for Sitecore CMS.

1 40 (100.00%) CMS
1 40 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 21 (52.50%) .NET
3 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (40.00%) MVC
4 16 (40.00%) HTML
5 14 (35.00%) C#
5 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET
5 14 (35.00%) CSS
5 14 (35.00%) Umbraco
6 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
7 12 (30.00%) Content Management
8 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (25.00%) SQL
10 8 (20.00%) Grunt
10 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
11 7 (17.50%) Azure
11 7 (17.50%) Scrum
11 7 (17.50%) User Experience
11 7 (17.50%) gulp
11 7 (17.50%) npm
12 6 (15.00%) Bower
12 6 (15.00%) AngularJS
12 6 (15.00%) Subversion
13 5 (12.50%) PaaS
13 5 (12.50%) TDD
13 5 (12.50%) Project Management
13 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
13 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
13 5 (12.50%) Analytics

Sitecore CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 40 (100.00%) CMS
2 14 (35.00%) Umbraco
3 3 (7.50%) Kentico
4 2 (5.00%) Confluence
4 2 (5.00%) EPiServer
4 2 (5.00%) IIS
4 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.50%) DNN
5 1 (2.50%) Immediacy CMS
5 1 (2.50%) Sitefinity
5 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) InVision
1 2 (5.00%) Sketch
2 1 (2.50%) Acrobat
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Azure
1 7 (17.50%) npm
2 5 (12.50%) PaaS
3 2 (5.00%) AWS
3 2 (5.00%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.50%) Endeca
2 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (20.00%) Grunt
2 7 (17.50%) gulp
3 6 (15.00%) Bower
3 6 (15.00%) Subversion
4 4 (10.00%) JIRA
4 4 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (10.00%) TeamCity
5 2 (5.00%) Axure RP
5 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.50%) git-flow
6 1 (2.50%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.50%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (2.50%) NUnit
6 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 3 (7.50%) Marketing
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 8 (20.00%) CMS Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Digital Editor
5 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Digital Product Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Product Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Sitecore Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Content Editor
6 2 (5.00%) Digital Content Editor
6 2 (5.00%) QA Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Sitecore Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Umbraco Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Web Editor
6 2 (5.00%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) .NET
2 16 (40.00%) HTML
3 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (35.00%) CSS
4 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (15.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (10.00%) HTML5
7 3 (7.50%) CSS3
7 3 (7.50%) jQuery
7 3 (7.50%) Razor View Engine
7 3 (7.50%) React
7 3 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (7.50%) XHTML
8 2 (5.00%) REST
8 2 (5.00%) XML
8 2 (5.00%) XSL
8 2 (5.00%) XSLT
9 1 (2.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) User Experience
2 4 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.00%) Tandem
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) Vector Graphics
4 1 (2.50%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) MVC
3 12 (30.00%) Content Management
4 7 (17.50%) Scrum
5 5 (12.50%) Analytics
5 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 5 (12.50%) Fintech
5 5 (12.50%) Project Management
5 5 (12.50%) TDD
6 4 (10.00%) BDD
6 4 (10.00%) DevOps
6 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.00%) Web Development
7 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.50%) CRM
7 3 (7.50%) Product Management
7 3 (7.50%) SDLC
8 2 (5.00%) Front End Development
8 2 (5.00%) User Stories
8 2 (5.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) C#
2 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
3 10 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (7.50%) Java
5 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.50%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) Google
4 2 (5.00%) Alias
4 2 (5.00%) iRise
5 1 (2.50%) Adobe
5 1 (2.50%) Alterian
5 1 (2.50%) hybris
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
5 1 (2.50%) Pega
5 1 (2.50%) Twitter