The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Sitecore.

Sitecore
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 334 319 334
Rank change year-on-year -15 +15  
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 84 105 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.41% 0.49% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 0.99% 1.19% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 83 73
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £580 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.56% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.25 -

Sitecore is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8472 8849 10314
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 41.40% 41.39% 44.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5730 6113 6803
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £605 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 110 256
Median hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.94% -10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Sitecore
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Sitecore as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore in London

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore in London

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sitecore in London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sitecore in London

Sitecore
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sitecore in London

Sitecore
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 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 +1 10 £420 +1.81% 5
Brentford - 3 £425 -
Sitecore
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 82 (59.42%) .NET
2 72 (52.17%) CMS
2 72 (52.17%) Sitecore CMS
3 53 (38.41%) C#
4 49 (35.51%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (30.43%) MVC
6 37 (26.81%) ASP.NET
7 36 (26.09%) JavaScript
8 31 (22.46%) Microsoft
9 29 (21.01%) HTML
10 27 (19.57%) CSS
11 22 (15.94%) SQL
12 21 (15.22%) jQuery
13 20 (14.49%) Marketing
14 19 (13.77%) TDD
15 18 (13.04%) SQL Server
15 18 (13.04%) Umbraco
15 18 (13.04%) BDD
16 17 (12.32%) ASP.NET MVC
17 16 (11.59%) Content Management
18 15 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
19 14 (10.14%) HTML5
19 14 (10.14%) Advertising
19 14 (10.14%) Visual Studio
20 13 (9.42%) Adobe
20 13 (9.42%) Scrum
20 13 (9.42%) Team Foundation Server
20 13 (9.42%) Web Development
20 13 (9.42%) QA
21 12 (8.70%) Amazon AWS

Sitecore
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 72 (52.17%) CMS
1 72 (52.17%) Sitecore CMS
2 18 (13.04%) Umbraco
3 10 (7.25%) EPiServer
4 8 (5.80%) Drupal
5 6 (4.35%) IIS
6 5 (3.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (3.62%) CoreMedia CMS
6 5 (3.62%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (2.90%) Kentico
8 3 (2.17%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.72%) Confluence
9 1 (0.72%) Content Management Server
9 1 (0.72%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (2.17%) MS Visio
1 3 (2.17%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.62%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (3.62%) Eloqua
2 4 (2.90%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.72%) Magento
4 1 (0.72%) SessionCam
4 1 (0.72%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.90%) GitHub
4 1 (0.72%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.72%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.17%) Intranet
2 2 (1.45%) Extranet
3 1 (0.72%) DNS
3 1 (0.72%) Firewall
3 1 (0.72%) HTTP
3 1 (0.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.90%) Couchbase
2 4 (2.90%) MongoDB
2 4 (2.90%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.72%) Big Data
5 1 (0.72%) Mixpanel
5 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (10.14%) Visual Studio
2 13 (9.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (5.80%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.07%) TeamCity
5 6 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (4.35%) Selenium
6 5 (3.62%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (2.90%) Bower
7 4 (2.90%) gulp
7 4 (2.90%) Mocha
7 4 (2.90%) NuGet
7 4 (2.90%) Protractor
7 4 (2.90%) Sinon.JS
8 3 (2.17%) MSBuild
9 2 (1.45%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.45%) JIRA
9 2 (1.45%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.45%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.72%) NSubstitute
General
1 20 (14.49%) Marketing
2 14 (10.14%) Advertising
3 10 (7.25%) Retail
4 7 (5.07%) Finance
5 3 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.72%) Publishing
6 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (48.55%) Developer
2 46 (33.33%) Sitecore Developer
3 19 (13.77%) Architect
4 18 (13.04%) .NET Developer
5 13 (9.42%) Analyst
5 13 (9.42%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (6.52%) Consultant
7 8 (5.80%) Lead Developer
7 8 (5.80%) Sitecore Architect
7 8 (5.80%) Sitecore Consultant
8 7 (5.07%) Business Analyst
8 7 (5.07%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (5.07%) C# Developer
8 7 (5.07%) CMS Developer
8 7 (5.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (5.07%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.62%) WebSphere Architect
10 4 (2.90%) .NET Architect
10 4 (2.90%) .NET Solutions Architect
10 4 (2.90%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (59.42%) .NET
2 37 (26.81%) ASP.NET
3 29 (21.01%) HTML
4 27 (19.57%) CSS
5 21 (15.22%) jQuery
6 17 (12.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (10.14%) HTML5
8 11 (7.97%) AngularJS
9 10 (7.25%) CSS3
10 7 (5.07%) Gherkin
10 7 (5.07%) RESTful
11 6 (4.35%) Ajax
11 6 (4.35%) REST
12 5 (3.62%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (3.62%) React
12 5 (3.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (3.62%) XML
13 4 (2.90%) Chai
13 4 (2.90%) MEAN Stack
13 4 (2.90%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.52%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (5.80%) User Experience
3 5 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.90%) Cloud Native
4 4 (2.90%) Social Media
5 3 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.17%) New Media
5 3 (2.17%) PMI
6 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.72%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.72%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.45%) Linux
1 2 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (35.51%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (30.43%) MVC
3 19 (13.77%) TDD
4 18 (13.04%) BDD
5 16 (11.59%) Content Management
6 13 (9.42%) Scrum
6 13 (9.42%) Web Development
7 12 (8.70%) SEO
8 10 (7.25%) Digital Marketing
9 9 (6.52%) E-Commerce
10 8 (5.80%) Analytics
10 8 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (5.80%) DevOps
10 8 (5.80%) Front End Development
10 8 (5.80%) Web Application Development
11 7 (5.07%) CRM
11 7 (5.07%) Waterfall
12 6 (4.35%) Enterprise Content Management
12 6 (4.35%) SOA
12 6 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 53 (38.41%) C#
2 36 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 22 (15.94%) SQL
4 6 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 5 (3.62%) Java
6 4 (2.90%) PHP
7 3 (2.17%) C
7 3 (2.17%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.17%) Ruby
7 3 (2.17%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.72%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (6.52%) Degree
2 3 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (2.17%) PMI Certification
2 3 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.45%) MCP
3 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.42%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.17%) Ansible
1 3 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.17%) Puppet
1 3 (2.17%) Terraform
2 1 (0.72%) Kibana
Vendors
1 31 (22.46%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.42%) Adobe
3 6 (4.35%) Marketo
4 4 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.45%) CA
5 2 (1.45%) hybris
5 2 (1.45%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.72%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.72%) Google
6 1 (0.72%) Hootsuite
6 1 (0.72%) Optimizely
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle
6 1 (0.72%) Pardot
6 1 (0.72%) Sage
6 1 (0.72%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
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