The median contractor rate for a Sitecore Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sitecore Developer
England / London
Rank 388 399 380
Rank change year-on-year +11 -19  
Contract jobs requiring a Sitecore Developer 18 41 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.092% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.20% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 26 32
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £295 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +13.79% -3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18466 21022 19969
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.85% 95.00% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 13132 15064 13780
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 284 366
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.29% -11.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.55 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Sitecore Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Sitecore Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -6 1 £350 +8.52% 2
Edgware - 1 £425 -
Sitecore Developer
England

Sitecore Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 71 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 58 (81.69%) C#
3 57 (80.28%) .NET
4 39 (54.93%) ASP.NET
5 34 (47.89%) MVC
6 32 (45.07%) JavaScript
7 28 (39.44%) CMS
7 28 (39.44%) Sitecore CMS
8 27 (38.03%) HTML
9 25 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (28.17%) CSS
11 17 (23.94%) TDD
11 17 (23.94%) jQuery
12 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
14 10 (14.08%) SQL
14 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
15 9 (12.68%) LINQ
16 7 (9.86%) .NET Framework
16 7 (9.86%) Scrum
16 7 (9.86%) Ajax
16 7 (9.86%) T-SQL
16 7 (9.86%) XML
16 7 (9.86%) BDD
16 7 (9.86%) AngularJS
16 7 (9.86%) Umbraco
17 6 (8.45%) HTML5
17 6 (8.45%) OO
17 6 (8.45%) Visual Studio
17 6 (8.45%) Advertising

Sitecore Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 28 (39.44%) CMS
1 28 (39.44%) Sitecore CMS
2 7 (9.86%) Umbraco
3 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.82%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.82%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.41%) DNN
5 1 (1.41%) Immediacy CMS
5 1 (1.41%) Kentico
5 1 (1.41%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) HTTP
2 1 (1.41%) Extranet
2 1 (1.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) DTS
2 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.82%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.82%) Selenium
4 2 (2.82%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.41%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.41%) JIRA
5 1 (1.41%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (8.45%) Advertising
2 3 (4.23%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Marketing
3 1 (1.41%) Publishing
3 1 (1.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (80.28%) .NET
2 39 (54.93%) ASP.NET
3 27 (38.03%) HTML
4 20 (28.17%) CSS
5 17 (23.94%) jQuery
6 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (12.68%) LINQ
8 7 (9.86%) .NET Framework
8 7 (9.86%) Ajax
8 7 (9.86%) AngularJS
8 7 (9.86%) XML
9 6 (8.45%) HTML5
10 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 5 (7.04%) Web Services
11 4 (5.63%) JSON
11 4 (5.63%) REST
12 3 (4.23%) Apache Flex
12 3 (4.23%) Node.js
12 3 (4.23%) Spring
12 3 (4.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.82%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.41%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.89%) MVC
2 25 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (23.94%) TDD
4 7 (9.86%) BDD
4 7 (9.86%) Scrum
5 6 (8.45%) OO
5 6 (8.45%) Software Engineering
6 5 (7.04%) Kanban
6 5 (7.04%) SOLID
6 5 (7.04%) Web Development
7 4 (5.63%) Migration
7 4 (5.63%) SOA
8 3 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.23%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (4.23%) HOOD
8 3 (4.23%) Mathematics
8 3 (4.23%) Programme Management
8 3 (4.23%) Regression Testing
9 2 (2.82%) Personalization
9 2 (2.82%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 58 (81.69%) C#
2 32 (45.07%) JavaScript
3 10 (14.08%) SQL
4 7 (9.86%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.23%) Java
5 3 (4.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
Vendors
1 71 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.41%) Alterian
3 1 (1.41%) Xamarin
City, London
Reco Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day 2 Month initial contract - likely to extend.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Reco Group
Rate: £0 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago