Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 438 410 410
Rank change year-on-year -28 0 +5
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 204 207 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.43% 0.46% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 1.07% 1.07% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 146 155
London median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £314 £259 £238
90th Percentile £586 £585 £575
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
London median hourly rate - £80.00 -
England median hourly rate £65.50 £80.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year -18.13% +115.98% +289.89%

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 19082 19384 19347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.49% 42.85% 41.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 12977 12907 12827
London median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 300 284 389
London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £45.00
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

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 22 November 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 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 0 18 £425 +21.43% 1
Central London -14 18 £435 +5.45% 2
South London -24 6 £513 +105.00%
North London - 3 £475 -
East London -4 2 £389 +3.67% 1
Sitecore
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 133 (65.20%) .NET
2 87 (42.65%) C#
3 76 (37.25%) Sitecore CMS
4 75 (36.76%) CMS
5 70 (34.31%) MVC
6 67 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (26.96%) ASP.NET
8 50 (24.51%) JavaScript
9 47 (23.04%) HTML
9 47 (23.04%) Microsoft
10 44 (21.57%) SQL Server
11 40 (19.61%) CSS
12 39 (19.12%) SQL
13 37 (18.14%) Microsoft Azure
14 34 (16.67%) Marketing
15 33 (16.18%) TDD
16 30 (14.71%) jQuery
16 30 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
17 28 (13.73%) Scrum
18 27 (13.24%) Content Management
19 25 (12.25%) Degree
20 24 (11.76%) Front End Development
21 22 (10.78%) Amazon AWS
21 22 (10.78%) Analytics
22 21 (10.29%) TeamCity
22 21 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
23 20 (9.80%) Ajax
24 19 (9.31%) Migration
24 19 (9.31%) Web Services
24 19 (9.31%) BDD

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 76 (37.25%) Sitecore CMS
2 75 (36.76%) CMS
3 16 (7.84%) EPiServer
4 14 (6.86%) Umbraco
5 10 (4.90%) Drupal
6 9 (4.41%) IIS
6 9 (4.41%) Kentico
7 8 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (3.92%) WordPress
8 7 (3.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 7 (3.43%) Confluence
9 4 (1.96%) Apache Solr
10 3 (1.47%) Orchard CMS
10 3 (1.47%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.98%) Magnolia
11 2 (0.98%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.49%) Commerce Server
12 1 (0.49%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.49%) OpenCms
Applications
1 6 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.96%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.47%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.49%) HipChat
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.45%) Eloqua
3 4 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (1.47%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.98%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.98%) SessionCam
6 1 (0.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 37 (18.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (10.78%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.43%) Google Analytics
4 6 (2.94%) GitHub
5 4 (1.96%) npm
5 4 (1.96%) Office 365
5 4 (1.96%) PaaS
6 2 (0.98%) Google Tag Manager
6 2 (0.98%) SaaS
7 1 (0.49%) AdWords
7 1 (0.49%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.94%) LAN
1 6 (2.94%) WAN
2 5 (2.45%) Firewall
2 5 (2.45%) SAN
3 4 (1.96%) MPLS
3 4 (1.96%) OSPF
3 4 (1.96%) WLAN
4 3 (1.47%) Internet
5 2 (0.98%) HTTP
6 1 (0.49%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.49%) SSL
6 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 11 (5.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.96%) CouchDB
6 4 (1.96%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.47%) Couchbase
8 2 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.98%) HBase
8 2 (0.98%) Jackrabbit
8 2 (0.98%) MS Access
8 2 (0.98%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.98%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.49%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 21 (10.29%) TeamCity
2 17 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 16 (7.84%) Git (software)
4 11 (5.39%) JIRA
4 11 (5.39%) Octopus Deploy
5 9 (4.41%) MSBuild
6 8 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (3.43%) gulp
7 7 (3.43%) Jenkins
7 7 (3.43%) NuGet
7 7 (3.43%) Selenium
8 4 (1.96%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (1.47%) Bower
9 3 (1.47%) Mocha
9 3 (1.47%) Protractor
9 3 (1.47%) Sinon.JS
9 3 (1.47%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.98%) Grunt
10 2 (0.98%) Mockito
10 2 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 34 (16.67%) Marketing
2 12 (5.88%) Advertising
3 11 (5.39%) Finance
4 8 (3.92%) Retail
5 3 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.98%) Automotive
6 2 (0.98%) Publishing
7 1 (0.49%) Back Office
7 1 (0.49%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.49%) Games
7 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 121 (59.31%) Developer
2 89 (43.63%) Sitecore Developer
3 30 (14.71%) .NET Developer
4 23 (11.27%) Architect
5 19 (9.31%) Sitecore Architect
6 15 (7.35%) C# Developer
7 14 (6.86%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
9 11 (5.39%) CMS Developer
9 11 (5.39%) Project Manager
10 8 (3.92%) Consultant
10 8 (3.92%) Sitecore Consultant
11 7 (3.43%) Analyst
11 7 (3.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 6 (2.94%) HTML CSS Developer
12 6 (2.94%) HTML Developer
12 6 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (2.94%) Lead Developer
13 5 (2.45%) Integration Developer
13 5 (2.45%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (65.20%) .NET
2 55 (26.96%) ASP.NET
3 47 (23.04%) HTML
4 40 (19.61%) CSS
5 30 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 30 (14.71%) jQuery
6 20 (9.80%) Ajax
7 19 (9.31%) AngularJS
7 19 (9.31%) Web Services
8 13 (6.37%) HTML5
8 13 (6.37%) REST
8 13 (6.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (5.39%) RESTful
10 10 (4.90%) JSON
10 10 (4.90%) LINQ
10 10 (4.90%) XML
11 9 (4.41%) Backbone.js
11 9 (4.41%) CSS3
12 8 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (2.94%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.33%) User Experience
2 11 (5.39%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.90%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.43%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.47%) Cloud Native
6 3 (1.47%) New Media
6 3 (1.47%) PMI
7 2 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.98%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.98%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.49%) Marketing Technology
8 1 (0.49%) Replication
8 1 (0.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.43%) Windows
2 6 (2.94%) Linux
3 4 (1.96%) CentOS
4 1 (0.49%) MVS
4 1 (0.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (34.31%) MVC
2 67 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (16.18%) TDD
4 28 (13.73%) Scrum
5 27 (13.24%) Content Management
6 24 (11.76%) Front End Development
7 22 (10.78%) Analytics
8 21 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (9.31%) BDD
9 19 (9.31%) Migration
10 18 (8.82%) Web Development
11 17 (8.33%) DevOps
11 17 (8.33%) E-Commerce
12 16 (7.84%) CRM
12 16 (7.84%) OO
13 14 (6.86%) OOP
14 13 (6.37%) Mentoring
14 13 (6.37%) Project Management
15 12 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
15 12 (5.88%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 87 (42.65%) C#
2 50 (24.51%) JavaScript
3 39 (19.12%) SQL
4 11 (5.39%) T-SQL
5 8 (3.92%) Java
6 6 (2.94%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.47%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.98%) C
8 2 (0.98%) PHP
9 1 (0.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (12.25%) Degree
2 5 (2.45%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (2.45%) MCP
2 5 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.96%) CCNP
3 4 (1.96%) CCSE
3 4 (1.96%) CISA
3 4 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.96%) CISMP
3 4 (1.96%) CISSP
4 3 (1.47%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.98%) ISEB
6 1 (0.49%) IIBA
6 1 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.82%) QA
2 4 (1.96%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.45%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.49%) Docker
3 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (2.94%) Ansible
2 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.96%) Puppet
2 4 (1.96%) SCCM
2 4 (1.96%) SCOM
2 4 (1.96%) Terraform
3 1 (0.49%) Kibana
3 1 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.49%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.49%) Rancher
3 1 (0.49%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 47 (23.04%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.41%) Adobe
3 8 (3.92%) Google
3 8 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (2.94%) hybris
5 5 (2.45%) CheckPoint
5 5 (2.45%) Cisco
5 5 (2.45%) Juniper
5 5 (2.45%) SolarWinds
5 5 (2.45%) VMware
6 4 (1.96%) Citrix
6 4 (1.96%) CommVault
6 4 (1.96%) EMC
6 4 (1.96%) Extreme Networks
6 4 (1.96%) Marketo
6 4 (1.96%) McAfee
6 4 (1.96%) NetApp
6 4 (1.96%) Palo Alto
6 4 (1.96%) SAP
6 4 (1.96%) Trustwave