Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 410 442 385
Rank change year-on-year +32 -57 -4
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 222 134 220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.48% 0.34% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 0.80% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 84 176
London median daily rate £475 £445 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.74% -1.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £591 £546 £575
England median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
London median hourly rate - £56.50 -
England median hourly rate £13.50 £56.50 £9.00
% change year-on-year -76.11% +527.78% -

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 18,248 16,660 17,939
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.71% 42.17% 41.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,372 11,194 12,041
London median daily rate £488 £468 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +3.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £286 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 336 224 270
London median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +1.60%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.04 £11.23
90th Percentile £56.25 £50.00 £46.89
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -13 45 £475 +26.67% 8
West London -37 7 £450 +2.27% 9
East London -16 1 £650 +62.50% 4
South London - 1 £425 -
Sitecore
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 129 (58.11%) CMS
1 129 (58.11%) Sitecore CMS
2 121 (54.50%) .NET
3 83 (37.39%) C#
4 73 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (24.77%) JavaScript
6 52 (23.42%) HTML
6 52 (23.42%) CSS
6 52 (23.42%) MVC
6 52 (23.42%) Microsoft Azure
7 42 (18.92%) TDD
8 39 (17.57%) ASP.NET
9 36 (16.22%) Web Services
10 34 (15.32%) CRM
10 34 (15.32%) Microsoft
10 34 (15.32%) Umbraco
11 30 (13.51%) Finance
12 29 (13.06%) Scrum
12 29 (13.06%) Marketing
12 29 (13.06%) QA
13 28 (12.61%) E-Commerce
14 27 (12.16%) JIRA
15 26 (11.71%) Git (software)
15 26 (11.71%) AngularJS
16 25 (11.26%) B2C
17 24 (10.81%) SOAP
17 24 (10.81%) Content Management
17 24 (10.81%) User Experience
18 23 (10.36%) BDD
19 22 (9.91%) MongoDB

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
1 129 (58.11%) CMS
1 129 (58.11%) Sitecore CMS
2 34 (15.32%) Umbraco
3 21 (9.46%) EPiServer
4 20 (9.01%) Apache Solr
4 20 (9.01%) SharePoint
5 17 (7.66%) Mule
5 17 (7.66%) Mule ESB
5 17 (7.66%) WebLogic Portal
6 15 (6.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 9 (4.05%) Confluence
7 9 (4.05%) WordPress
8 5 (2.25%) Drupal
8 5 (2.25%) IIS
8 5 (2.25%) Kentico
9 2 (0.90%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.45%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.45%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.45%) Telligent Community
Applications
1 5 (2.25%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.80%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.35%) Acrobat
4 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.45%) HipChat
5 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.45%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.80%) Magento
3 2 (0.90%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.90%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.90%) SDL Web 8
3 2 (0.90%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.45%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.45%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 52 (23.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (9.46%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.05%) PaaS
4 7 (3.15%) GitHub
4 7 (3.15%) Google Analytics
5 6 (2.70%) SaaS
6 4 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.80%) Trello
7 2 (0.90%) AdWords
7 2 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.90%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.90%) Serverless
8 1 (0.45%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.45%) IaaS
8 1 (0.45%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.45%) DNS
1 1 (0.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.91%) MongoDB
1 22 (9.91%) NoSQL
2 21 (9.46%) SQL Server
3 16 (7.21%) Endeca
4 3 (1.35%) Jackrabbit
5 2 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.90%) MariaDB
5 2 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.45%) Big Data
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (12.16%) JIRA
2 26 (11.71%) Git (software)
3 22 (9.91%) TeamCity
4 14 (6.31%) Octopus Deploy
5 10 (4.50%) Cucumber
6 8 (3.60%) gulp
6 8 (3.60%) Selenium
7 6 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (2.70%) WATIR
7 6 (2.70%) WebDriver
8 5 (2.25%) NUnit
8 5 (2.25%) SoapUI
9 4 (1.80%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (1.80%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.80%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.35%) Maven
11 2 (0.90%) Calabash
11 2 (0.90%) Grunt
12 1 (0.45%) Capybara
General
1 30 (13.51%) Finance
2 29 (13.06%) Marketing
3 8 (3.60%) Advertising
4 6 (2.70%) Retail
5 5 (2.25%) Publishing
6 4 (1.80%) Legal
7 3 (1.35%) Local Government
7 3 (1.35%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.90%) Banking
8 2 (0.90%) Front Office
8 2 (0.90%) Games
9 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 110 (49.55%) Developer
2 80 (36.04%) Sitecore Developer
3 57 (25.68%) Architect
4 38 (17.12%) .NET Developer
5 36 (16.22%) Sitecore Architect
6 26 (11.71%) Technical Architect
7 18 (8.11%) C# Developer
8 15 (6.76%) Tester
9 14 (6.31%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (5.41%) Project Manager
11 11 (4.95%) Analyst
11 11 (4.95%) Senior Developer
12 10 (4.50%) Consultant
12 10 (4.50%) Web Architect
13 9 (4.05%) .NET Architect
13 9 (4.05%) QA Tester
13 9 (4.05%) Senior .NET Developer
13 9 (4.05%) Sitecore Consultant
13 9 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
14 8 (3.60%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (54.50%) .NET
2 52 (23.42%) CSS
2 52 (23.42%) HTML
3 39 (17.57%) ASP.NET
4 36 (16.22%) Web Services
5 26 (11.71%) AngularJS
6 24 (10.81%) SOAP
7 22 (9.91%) jQuery
8 19 (8.56%) RESTful
9 17 (7.66%) HTML5
9 17 (7.66%) Lucene
10 16 (7.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (7.21%) CSS3
11 15 (6.76%) Backbone.js
12 12 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (4.95%) .NET Framework
14 9 (4.05%) KnockoutJS
14 9 (4.05%) REST
15 8 (3.60%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.81%) User Experience
2 18 (8.11%) PKI
3 12 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (4.05%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.60%) Wiki
6 5 (2.25%) iPad
7 4 (1.80%) Analytical Mindset
7 4 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.35%) Replication
8 3 (1.35%) Video on Demand
9 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.90%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.90%) Social Media
10 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.45%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.45%) Marketing Technology
10 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.80%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.45%) Android
2 1 (0.45%) Windows
2 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (23.42%) MVC
3 42 (18.92%) TDD
4 34 (15.32%) CRM
5 29 (13.06%) Scrum
6 28 (12.61%) E-Commerce
7 25 (11.26%) B2C
8 24 (10.81%) Content Management
9 23 (10.36%) BDD
10 21 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (9.46%) Migration
11 18 (8.11%) SOA
12 17 (7.66%) Digital Marketing
13 16 (7.21%) Software Engineering
13 16 (7.21%) SOLID
14 15 (6.76%) Kanban
14 15 (6.76%) Prototyping
15 14 (6.31%) Analytics
15 14 (6.31%) Project Management
16 12 (5.41%) Inversion of Control
Programming Languages
1 83 (37.39%) C#
2 55 (24.77%) JavaScript
3 13 (5.86%) SQL
4 12 (5.41%) Java
5 8 (3.60%) Ruby
6 7 (3.15%) ES6
7 3 (1.35%) PHP
7 3 (1.35%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.90%) C
8 2 (0.90%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (4.50%) Degree
2 3 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.45%) ISEB
3 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.45%) PMP
3 1 (0.45%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (13.06%) QA
2 6 (2.70%) WCAG
3 1 (0.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (1.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (8.11%) CA Single Sign-On
1 18 (8.11%) OpenSSO
1 18 (8.11%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.45%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 34 (15.32%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.01%) Adobe
3 18 (8.11%) ATG
4 17 (7.66%) BEA
5 7 (3.15%) Google
6 6 (2.70%) Atlassian
6 6 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.80%) hybris
8 3 (1.35%) Demandware
8 3 (1.35%) Oracle
9 2 (0.90%) Ab Initio
9 2 (0.90%) Bloomberg
9 2 (0.90%) CODA
9 2 (0.90%) Coveo
9 2 (0.90%) IBM
9 2 (0.90%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 2 (0.90%) Venda
10 1 (0.45%) Coverity
10 1 (0.45%) ForgeRock
10 1 (0.45%) Marketo