Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 411 425 426
Rank change year-on-year +14 +1 -28
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 216 181 209
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.47% 0.42% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 1.20% 1.01% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 123 160
London median daily rate £468 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £318 £300 £263
90th Percentile £588 £588 £585
England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £175.00
England median hourly rate - - £9.00

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 18,013 17,840 19,050
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.61% 41.65% 42.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,184 11,994 12,886
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £276 £263
90th Percentile £663 £650 £625
England median daily rate £450 £440 £420
% change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 244 231
London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.13% +11.43% -6.47%
10th Percentile £13.30 £12.33 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £41.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year +2.94% -1.45% -1.43%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -9 36 £450 +9.76% 20
West London -37 7 £450 +5.88% 10
South London -44 2 £575 +27.07%
East London -20 1 - - 2
Sitecore
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 121 (56.02%) .NET
2 109 (50.46%) CMS
2 109 (50.46%) Sitecore CMS
3 106 (49.07%) Agile Software Development
4 105 (48.61%) C#
5 60 (27.78%) Web Services
6 57 (26.39%) Microsoft Azure
7 54 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 49 (22.69%) HTML
8 49 (22.69%) CSS
9 46 (21.30%) MVC
9 46 (21.30%) Amazon AWS
9 46 (21.30%) QA
10 45 (20.83%) TeamCity
10 45 (20.83%) ASP.NET
11 41 (18.98%) SQL
12 40 (18.52%) SDLC
13 37 (17.13%) Prototyping
14 36 (16.67%) SQL Server
14 36 (16.67%) CRM
15 35 (16.20%) Marketing
15 35 (16.20%) Scrum
16 33 (15.28%) Finance
16 33 (15.28%) Umbraco
17 32 (14.81%) Due Diligence
18 31 (14.35%) Amazon EC2
19 30 (13.89%) Microsoft
19 30 (13.89%) TDD
20 25 (11.57%) AngularJS
21 24 (11.11%) JIRA

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
1 109 (50.46%) CMS
1 109 (50.46%) Sitecore CMS
2 33 (15.28%) Umbraco
3 17 (7.87%) Apache Solr
4 12 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 11 (5.09%) EPiServer
6 10 (4.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 8 (3.70%) Mule
7 8 (3.70%) Mule ESB
7 8 (3.70%) WebLogic Portal
8 5 (2.31%) Confluence
8 5 (2.31%) IIS
9 4 (1.85%) Drupal
9 4 (1.85%) WordPress
10 3 (1.39%) Kentico
11 2 (0.93%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.46%) Telligent Community
Applications
1 5 (2.31%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (2.31%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.85%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.46%) HipChat
3 1 (0.46%) InVision
3 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.46%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 15 (6.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.85%) SDL Web 8
3 2 (0.93%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.93%) Magento
3 2 (0.93%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.46%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.46%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 57 (26.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (21.30%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (14.35%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (5.09%) PaaS
5 8 (3.70%) Trello
6 6 (2.78%) Google Analytics
6 6 (2.78%) SaaS
7 5 (2.31%) GitHub
8 3 (1.39%) IaaS
8 3 (1.39%) Serverless
9 2 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.46%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.46%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.46%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.80%) MongoDB
3 12 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 8 (3.70%) Endeca
5 5 (2.31%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.93%) Jackrabbit
6 2 (0.93%) MariaDB
6 2 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.93%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.93%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.46%) Big Data
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 45 (20.83%) TeamCity
2 24 (11.11%) JIRA
3 22 (10.19%) Git (software)
4 11 (5.09%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (3.70%) Cucumber
6 7 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.78%) Selenium
7 6 (2.78%) WATIR
8 5 (2.31%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.85%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (1.85%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.85%) Maven
9 4 (1.85%) NUnit
9 4 (1.85%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.39%) gulp
11 2 (0.93%) Ant
11 2 (0.93%) Calabash
11 2 (0.93%) Grunt
11 2 (0.93%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.46%) SpecFlow
General
1 35 (16.20%) Marketing
2 33 (15.28%) Finance
3 10 (4.63%) Banking
4 9 (4.17%) Retail
5 5 (2.31%) Publishing
6 4 (1.85%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.39%) Advertising
8 2 (0.93%) Law
9 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.46%) Front Office
9 1 (0.46%) Games
9 1 (0.46%) Interactive Media
9 1 (0.46%) Legal
9 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 119 (55.09%) Developer
2 72 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 61 (28.24%) Sitecore Developer
4 39 (18.06%) Senior Developer
5 36 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 31 (14.35%) Architect
7 20 (9.26%) Sitecore Architect
8 18 (8.33%) Project Manager
9 17 (7.87%) C# Developer
10 15 (6.94%) C# .NET Developer
11 12 (5.56%) Analyst
11 12 (5.56%) Tester
12 11 (5.09%) Business Analyst
12 11 (5.09%) Technical Architect
13 10 (4.63%) Digital Project Manager
14 8 (3.70%) Azure Developer
14 8 (3.70%) CMS Developer
14 8 (3.70%) QA Tester
15 7 (3.24%) HTML CSS Developer
15 7 (3.24%) Senior Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (56.02%) .NET
2 60 (27.78%) Web Services
3 49 (22.69%) CSS
3 49 (22.69%) HTML
4 45 (20.83%) ASP.NET
5 25 (11.57%) AngularJS
6 18 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (6.94%) jQuery
7 15 (6.94%) SOAP
8 14 (6.48%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (5.56%) HTML5
9 12 (5.56%) RESTful
10 11 (5.09%) React
11 10 (4.63%) .NET Framework
11 10 (4.63%) Backbone.js
11 10 (4.63%) CSS3
11 10 (4.63%) REST
12 9 (4.17%) Lucene
13 8 (3.70%) JSON
14 7 (3.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.80%) User Experience
2 9 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 8 (3.70%) PKI
4 4 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.85%) iPad
4 4 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.39%) Replication
6 1 (0.46%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.46%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.46%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.46%) Equities
6 1 (0.46%) Fintech
6 1 (0.46%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.46%) Marketing Technology
6 1 (0.46%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.46%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.46%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.46%) Android
1 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.46%) Windows
1 1 (0.46%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (49.07%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (21.30%) MVC
3 40 (18.52%) SDLC
4 37 (17.13%) Prototyping
5 36 (16.67%) CRM
6 35 (16.20%) Scrum
7 32 (14.81%) Due Diligence
8 30 (13.89%) TDD
9 24 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 20 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (8.33%) Content Management
12 16 (7.41%) Analytics
13 14 (6.48%) Personalization
13 14 (6.48%) Web Development
14 13 (6.02%) B2C
14 13 (6.02%) DevOps
14 13 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
15 12 (5.56%) Migration
15 12 (5.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 105 (48.61%) C#
2 54 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 41 (18.98%) SQL
4 8 (3.70%) Java
4 8 (3.70%) Ruby
5 4 (1.85%) ES6
6 2 (0.93%) C
6 2 (0.93%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.46%) Groovy
7 1 (0.46%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.46%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (5.09%) Degree
2 3 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.46%) ISEB
3 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.46%) PMP
3 1 (0.46%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (21.30%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (1.39%) Docker
2 1 (0.46%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (3.70%) OpenSSO
1 8 (3.70%) Single Sign-On
2 7 (3.24%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.46%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.46%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 30 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.94%) Adobe
3 10 (4.63%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (4.17%) ATG
5 8 (3.70%) BEA
6 7 (3.24%) CA Agile Central
7 6 (2.78%) Google
8 4 (1.85%) hybris
8 4 (1.85%) Oracle
9 3 (1.39%) SAP
10 2 (0.93%) Ab Initio
10 2 (0.93%) Bloomberg
10 2 (0.93%) CODA
10 2 (0.93%) Coveo
10 2 (0.93%) IBM
10 2 (0.93%) Pega
11 1 (0.46%) Alterian
11 1 (0.46%) Automation Anywhere
11 1 (0.46%) Barracuda Networks
11 1 (0.46%) VMware