Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Sitecore Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 550 524 540
Rank change year-on-year -26 +16 +29
Contract jobs requiring a Sitecore Developer 89 84 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 54 52
London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £345 £363 £314
90th Percentile £550 £550 £524
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £65.50 £42.50 £37.04
% change year-on-year +54.12% +14.74% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44704 42967 43917
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 94.99% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 32366 30551 30963
London median daily rate £498 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.15% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 554 561 677
London median hourly rate £20.47 £19.50 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.96% +3.48% +7.69%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Sitecore Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Sitecore Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore Developer in London

Sitecore Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore Developer in London

Sitecore Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sitecore Developer in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sitecore Developer in London

Sitecore Developer
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 Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 -1 5 £400 +6.67%
Central London -11 5 £388 -6.06%
East London -5 1 £438 +16.67%
South London - 1 £500 -
Sitecore Developer
England

Sitecore Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Sitecore Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Sitecore Developer in the job title.

1 89 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 73 (82.02%) .NET
3 52 (58.43%) C#
4 35 (39.33%) MVC
5 28 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (29.21%) JavaScript
6 26 (29.21%) ASP.NET
7 23 (25.84%) HTML
8 20 (22.47%) SQL Server
9 18 (20.22%) Scrum
10 17 (19.10%) TDD
10 17 (19.10%) CSS
11 16 (17.98%) Sitecore CMS
12 15 (16.85%) SQL
12 15 (16.85%) CMS
13 14 (15.73%) Microsoft
14 13 (14.61%) jQuery
15 12 (13.48%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Azure
17 10 (11.24%) Ajax
18 9 (10.11%) REST
18 9 (10.11%) Front End Development
19 8 (8.99%) Migration
19 8 (8.99%) Marketing
19 8 (8.99%) JSON
20 7 (7.87%) Personalization
20 7 (7.87%) Enterprise Search
20 7 (7.87%) Web Design
20 7 (7.87%) Analytics
20 7 (7.87%) Enterprise Software

Sitecore Developer Skill Set
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 16 (17.98%) Sitecore CMS
2 15 (16.85%) CMS
3 3 (3.37%) IIS
4 2 (2.25%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.25%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.12%) Commerce Server
5 1 (1.12%) Kentico
5 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) HTTP
2 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.47%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.25%) CouchDB
3 2 (2.25%) HBase
3 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.25%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Git (software)
1 6 (6.74%) TeamCity
2 5 (5.62%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.12%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.12%) NUnit
General
1 8 (8.99%) Marketing
2 5 (5.62%) Advertising
3 2 (2.25%) Finance
4 1 (1.12%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (82.02%) .NET
2 26 (29.21%) ASP.NET
3 23 (25.84%) HTML
4 17 (19.10%) CSS
5 13 (14.61%) jQuery
6 12 (13.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (11.24%) Ajax
8 9 (10.11%) REST
9 8 (8.99%) JSON
10 6 (6.74%) Backbone.js
11 5 (5.62%) AngularJS
11 5 (5.62%) HTML5
12 4 (4.49%) .NET Framework
12 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (4.49%) RESTful
12 4 (4.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (4.49%) Web Services
12 4 (4.49%) XHTML
13 2 (2.25%) OAuth
13 2 (2.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.87%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.37%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.37%) New Media
3 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.25%) User Experience
4 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.12%) MVS
1 1 (1.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (39.33%) MVC
2 28 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.22%) Scrum
4 17 (19.10%) TDD
5 9 (10.11%) Front End Development
6 8 (8.99%) Migration
7 7 (7.87%) Analytics
7 7 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (7.87%) Enterprise Search
7 7 (7.87%) Personalization
7 7 (7.87%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (7.87%) Web Design
8 6 (6.74%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (6.74%) Integration Testing
8 6 (6.74%) Unit Testing
8 6 (6.74%) Web Application Development
8 6 (6.74%) Web Development
9 5 (5.62%) BDD
9 5 (5.62%) Content Management
9 5 (5.62%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 52 (58.43%) C#
2 26 (29.21%) JavaScript
3 15 (16.85%) SQL
4 2 (2.25%) Java
4 2 (2.25%) PHP
4 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) QA
Vendors
1 89 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 14 (15.73%) Microsoft