Period
to 22 July 2019

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 July 2019 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 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 474 436 430
Rank change year-on-year -38 -6 -21
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 111 207 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.27% 0.45% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% 1.15% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 176 112
London median daily rate £450 £468 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +3.89% +4.35%
10th Percentile £318 £315 £300
90th Percentile £640 £581 £599
England median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £24.00 - -
England median hourly rate £60.29 - -

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 16,559 18,067 17,621
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.64% 39.17% 41.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,070 12,235 11,862
London median daily rate £500 £490 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £275
90th Percentile £675 £663 £650
England median daily rate £463 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +2.78% +2.86% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 323 242
London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.33% +11.69% +9.62%
10th Percentile £12.04 £13.03 £12.28
90th Percentile £51.89 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -2.86%

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 July 2019.

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 July 2019. 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 0 20 £475 +8.57% 12
West London +23 9 £450 - 1
North London - 3 £175 -
Sitecore
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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 56 (50.45%) .NET
2 46 (41.44%) CMS
2 46 (41.44%) Sitecore CMS
3 40 (36.04%) C#
4 37 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
6 32 (28.83%) MVC
7 30 (27.03%) Umbraco
8 29 (26.13%) SQL
9 28 (25.23%) HTML
10 26 (23.42%) CSS
11 24 (21.62%) JavaScript
11 24 (21.62%) Microsoft
12 17 (15.32%) ASP.NET
12 17 (15.32%) Content Management
13 16 (14.41%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (14.41%) DevOps
13 16 (14.41%) User Experience
14 13 (11.71%) Unit Testing
14 13 (11.71%) Finance
14 13 (11.71%) Scrum
15 11 (9.91%) IIS
15 11 (9.91%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 10 (9.01%) CRM
16 10 (9.01%) Load Balancing
16 10 (9.01%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (9.01%) jQuery
16 10 (9.01%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (9.01%) Inversion of Control
16 10 (9.01%) High Availability

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 46 (41.44%) CMS
1 46 (41.44%) Sitecore CMS
2 30 (27.03%) Umbraco
3 11 (9.91%) IIS
4 6 (5.41%) WordPress
5 5 (4.50%) Kentico
6 2 (1.80%) Confluence
6 2 (1.80%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.90%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.70%) Chatbot
3 2 (1.80%) InVision
3 2 (1.80%) Sketch
4 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (7.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.60%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.70%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.90%) Magento
4 1 (0.90%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 33 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.50%) npm
2 5 (4.50%) Power Platform
3 4 (3.60%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (3.60%) Office 365
4 2 (1.80%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.80%) PaaS
5 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.90%) IaaS
5 1 (0.90%) PowerApps
5 1 (0.90%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.60%) Power BI
3 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (7.21%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.41%) Bower
2 6 (5.41%) Grunt
2 6 (5.41%) gulp
2 6 (5.41%) Subversion
3 5 (4.50%) JIRA
3 5 (4.50%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (4.50%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.70%) Selenium
4 3 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (1.80%) Axure RP
5 2 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.90%) git-flow
6 1 (0.90%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.90%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.90%) Moq
6 1 (0.90%) NUnit
6 1 (0.90%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (11.71%) Finance
2 9 (8.11%) Marketing
3 6 (5.41%) Banking
4 3 (2.70%) Retail
5 2 (1.80%) Games
5 2 (1.80%) Publishing
6 1 (0.90%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.90%) Back Office
6 1 (0.90%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 54 (48.65%) Developer
2 37 (33.33%) Sitecore Developer
3 17 (15.32%) Architect
4 10 (9.01%) .NET Developer
5 7 (6.31%) C# Developer
5 7 (6.31%) Sitecore Architect
6 6 (5.41%) CMS Developer
6 6 (5.41%) Web Manager
7 5 (4.50%) Analyst
7 5 (4.50%) Digital Architect
7 5 (4.50%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.60%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (3.60%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.60%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.60%) Technical Manager
8 4 (3.60%) Website Manager
9 3 (2.70%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (2.70%) Product Manager
9 3 (2.70%) QA Engineer
9 3 (2.70%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (50.45%) .NET
2 28 (25.23%) HTML
3 26 (23.42%) CSS
4 17 (15.32%) ASP.NET
5 16 (14.41%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (9.01%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (9.01%) jQuery
7 8 (7.21%) AngularJS
8 6 (5.41%) .NET Framework
8 6 (5.41%) HTML5
9 5 (4.50%) Sass
10 4 (3.60%) .NET Core
10 4 (3.60%) Web Services
11 3 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (2.70%) Entity Framework
11 3 (2.70%) Razor View Engine
11 3 (2.70%) REST
11 3 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (1.80%) CSS3
12 2 (1.80%) React
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.41%) User Experience
2 4 (3.60%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.70%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.80%) Learning Management System
4 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.90%) Equities
5 1 (0.90%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.90%) New Media
5 1 (0.90%) Tandem
5 1 (0.90%) Vector Graphics
5 1 (0.90%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (28.83%) MVC
3 17 (15.32%) Content Management
4 16 (14.41%) DevOps
5 13 (11.71%) Scrum
5 13 (11.71%) Unit Testing
6 11 (9.91%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 10 (9.01%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (9.01%) CRM
7 10 (9.01%) High Availability
7 10 (9.01%) Inversion of Control
7 10 (9.01%) Load Balancing
8 9 (8.11%) E-Commerce
8 9 (8.11%) Project Management
8 9 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (6.31%) Business Analysis
10 6 (5.41%) BDD
10 6 (5.41%) TDD
10 6 (5.41%) User Stories
10 6 (5.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (36.04%) C#
2 29 (26.13%) SQL
3 24 (21.62%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.70%) ES6
4 3 (2.70%) TypeScript
5 2 (1.80%) Java
6 1 (0.90%) Python
6 1 (0.90%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (1.80%) Degree
2 1 (0.90%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.41%) QA
2 3 (2.70%) GDPR
Vendors
1 24 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.60%) BiZZdesign
2 4 (3.60%) hybris
3 3 (2.70%) ATG
3 3 (2.70%) Oracle
3 3 (2.70%) SAP
4 2 (1.80%) Google
4 2 (1.80%) iRise
5 1 (0.90%) Adobe
5 1 (0.90%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.90%) IBM
5 1 (0.90%) Pega