Period
to 19 February 2018

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 6 months to 19 February 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.

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

Sitecore
England > London
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 442 390 415
Rank change year-on-year -52 +25 -19
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 188 195 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.40% 0.48% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 1.11% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 131 154
London median daily rate £475 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +9.09%
10th Percentile £315 £313 £227
90th Percentile £549 £588 £571
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
London median hourly rate - £80.00 -
England median hourly rate £39.50 £61.25 £33.64
% change year-on-year -35.51% +82.07% -

Sitecore is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 18,719 17,512 17,999
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.19% 43.04% 40.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,816 11,682 11,915
London median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £263 £266 £255
90th Percentile £650 £631 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 320 287 315
London median hourly rate £21.50 £21.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.16% +8.57%
10th Percentile £11.81 £12.06 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.80 £52.75 £47.83
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +8.43%

Sitecore
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 19 February 2018.

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 6 months to 19 February 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
Central London -23 29 £479 +19.69% 13
West London -38 5 £425 -3.41% 8
East London -3 3 £525 +35.48% 2
North London -4 3 £475 +11.76%
South London - 3 £513 -
Sitecore
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore 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.

1 114 (60.64%) .NET
2 90 (47.87%) CMS
2 90 (47.87%) Sitecore CMS
3 79 (42.02%) C#
4 58 (30.85%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (24.47%) TDD
5 46 (24.47%) JavaScript
5 46 (24.47%) MVC
6 40 (21.28%) HTML
7 39 (20.74%) Microsoft
8 37 (19.68%) ASP.NET
8 37 (19.68%) CSS
9 31 (16.49%) Microsoft Azure
10 27 (14.36%) CRM
11 26 (13.83%) BDD
12 25 (13.30%) jQuery
13 23 (12.23%) Scrum
14 22 (11.70%) Migration
15 21 (11.17%) E-Commerce
15 21 (11.17%) SQL Server
15 21 (11.17%) EPiServer
16 19 (10.11%) Umbraco
16 19 (10.11%) JIRA
17 18 (9.57%) Web Services
18 17 (9.04%) Kanban
18 17 (9.04%) Git (software)
18 17 (9.04%) Marketing
18 17 (9.04%) MongoDB
18 17 (9.04%) User Experience
18 17 (9.04%) SOLID

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 90 (47.87%) CMS
1 90 (47.87%) Sitecore CMS
2 21 (11.17%) EPiServer
3 19 (10.11%) Umbraco
4 11 (5.85%) SharePoint
4 11 (5.85%) WordPress
5 10 (5.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 10 (5.32%) Mule
5 10 (5.32%) Mule ESB
5 10 (5.32%) WebLogic Portal
6 9 (4.79%) Apache Solr
6 9 (4.79%) Confluence
6 9 (4.79%) Kentico
7 7 (3.72%) Drupal
8 3 (1.60%) Sitefinity
9 2 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.06%) IIS
10 1 (0.53%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.53%) Magnolia
Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (1.60%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.53%) HipChat
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.06%) Magento
3 2 (1.06%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 31 (16.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.19%) Google Analytics
4 5 (2.66%) GitHub
5 4 (2.13%) Office 365
5 4 (2.13%) PaaS
5 4 (2.13%) Trello
6 3 (1.60%) AdWords
6 3 (1.60%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (1.06%) Google Tag Manager
7 2 (1.06%) SaaS
7 2 (1.06%) Silverpop
8 1 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.66%) LAN
1 5 (2.66%) SAN
1 5 (2.66%) WAN
2 4 (2.13%) Firewall
2 4 (2.13%) MPLS
2 4 (2.13%) OSPF
2 4 (2.13%) WLAN
3 2 (1.06%) HTTP
4 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.17%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.04%) MongoDB
3 14 (7.45%) NoSQL
4 9 (4.79%) Endeca
5 8 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.13%) CouchDB
7 3 (1.60%) Jackrabbit
7 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.06%) Power BI
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (10.11%) JIRA
2 17 (9.04%) Git (software)
3 14 (7.45%) TeamCity
4 9 (4.79%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (2.66%) gulp
5 5 (2.66%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.60%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.60%) Maven
7 3 (1.60%) Mockito
7 3 (1.60%) MSBuild
7 3 (1.60%) NUnit
7 3 (1.60%) Selenium
7 3 (1.60%) SonarQube
7 3 (1.60%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (1.60%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.60%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.06%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 17 (9.04%) Marketing
2 13 (6.91%) Finance
3 9 (4.79%) Advertising
4 8 (4.26%) Retail
5 5 (2.66%) Legal
6 4 (2.13%) Local Government
7 2 (1.06%) Automotive
7 2 (1.06%) Publishing
7 2 (1.06%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.53%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.53%) Front Office
8 1 (0.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 112 (59.57%) Developer
2 88 (46.81%) Sitecore Developer
3 39 (20.74%) Architect
4 27 (14.36%) Sitecore Architect
5 26 (13.83%) .NET Developer
6 17 (9.04%) C# Developer
6 17 (9.04%) Technical Architect
7 12 (6.38%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (5.85%) Analyst
8 11 (5.85%) CMS Developer
9 10 (5.32%) Project Manager
10 8 (4.26%) .NET Architect
11 7 (3.72%) Business Analyst
11 7 (3.72%) Consultant
11 7 (3.72%) Web Architect
12 6 (3.19%) Sitecore Consultant
13 5 (2.66%) HTML Developer
14 4 (2.13%) Infrastructure Specialist
14 4 (2.13%) Security Engineer
14 4 (2.13%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (60.64%) .NET
2 40 (21.28%) HTML
3 37 (19.68%) ASP.NET
3 37 (19.68%) CSS
4 25 (13.30%) jQuery
5 18 (9.57%) Web Services
6 16 (8.51%) AngularJS
6 16 (8.51%) RESTful
7 12 (6.38%) HTML5
7 12 (6.38%) SOAP
8 11 (5.85%) Backbone.js
9 9 (4.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (4.79%) CSS3
9 9 (4.79%) KnockoutJS
9 9 (4.79%) Lucene
9 9 (4.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (4.79%) XML
10 8 (4.26%) .NET Framework
11 6 (3.19%) Ajax
11 6 (3.19%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.04%) User Experience
2 11 (5.85%) PKI
3 7 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (3.72%) Wiki
4 6 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.19%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.13%) Analytical Mindset
5 4 (2.13%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.60%) Social Media
7 2 (1.06%) iPad
7 2 (1.06%) Marketing Technology
8 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.53%) New Media
8 1 (0.53%) PMI
8 1 (0.53%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.53%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.53%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.13%) CentOS
1 4 (2.13%) Linux
2 3 (1.60%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.06%) Windows
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (30.85%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (24.47%) MVC
2 46 (24.47%) TDD
3 27 (14.36%) CRM
4 26 (13.83%) BDD
5 23 (12.23%) Scrum
6 22 (11.70%) Migration
7 21 (11.17%) E-Commerce
8 17 (9.04%) Kanban
8 17 (9.04%) SOLID
9 15 (7.98%) Content Management
9 15 (7.98%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (7.98%) Project Management
10 14 (7.45%) Analytics
10 14 (7.45%) Pair Programming
10 14 (7.45%) SOA
10 14 (7.45%) Software Engineering
11 13 (6.91%) B2C
12 12 (6.38%) Software Delivery
13 11 (5.85%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 79 (42.02%) C#
2 46 (24.47%) JavaScript
3 16 (8.51%) SQL
4 9 (4.79%) Java
5 4 (2.13%) ES6
6 3 (1.60%) PHP
6 3 (1.60%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (3.19%) Degree
2 4 (2.13%) CCNP
2 4 (2.13%) CCSE
2 4 (2.13%) CISA
2 4 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (2.13%) CISMP
2 4 (2.13%) CISSP
3 3 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.60%) MCP
3 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.91%) QA
2 4 (2.13%) GDPR
2 4 (2.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (3.19%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.66%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.53%) Docker
3 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (5.85%) CA Single Sign-On
1 11 (5.85%) OpenSSO
1 11 (5.85%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (2.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (2.13%) SCCM
2 4 (2.13%) SCOM
3 1 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 39 (20.74%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.38%) Adobe
3 10 (5.32%) ATG
3 10 (5.32%) BEA
4 6 (3.19%) Google
5 5 (2.66%) CheckPoint
5 5 (2.66%) Cisco
5 5 (2.66%) Juniper
5 5 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.66%) SolarWinds
5 5 (2.66%) VMware
6 4 (2.13%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.13%) Citrix
6 4 (2.13%) CommVault
6 4 (2.13%) EMC
6 4 (2.13%) EqualLogic
6 4 (2.13%) McAfee
6 4 (2.13%) NetApp
6 4 (2.13%) Trustwave
6 4 (2.13%) Veeam