Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 457 417 418
Rank change year-on-year -40 +1 -16
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 166 205 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.36% 0.45% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 0.90% 1.11% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 145 157
London median daily rate £468 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +12.50% -3.61%
10th Percentile £357 £313 £254
90th Percentile £575 £583 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
London median hourly rate - - £80.00
England median hourly rate - £65.50 £80.00
% change year-on-year - -18.13% +115.98%

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 18,374 18,392 18,830
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.79% 40.81% 42.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,436 12,473 12,614
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 293 257 276
London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +11.43% -2.78%
10th Percentile £12.80 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £45.71 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -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 October 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 22 October 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 -8 29 £425 -2.30% 23
West London -17 8 £450 +5.88% 7
South London -24 2 £556 +8.54%
East London -18 1 - -
Sitecore
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 98 (59.04%) .NET
2 92 (55.42%) C#
3 88 (53.01%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (45.18%) CMS
4 75 (45.18%) Sitecore CMS
5 49 (29.52%) Web Services
6 47 (28.31%) Microsoft Azure
7 43 (25.90%) TeamCity
7 43 (25.90%) JavaScript
8 42 (25.30%) SQL
9 40 (24.10%) HTML
10 39 (23.49%) CSS
10 39 (23.49%) SDLC
11 38 (22.89%) Prototyping
12 36 (21.69%) QA
12 36 (21.69%) Amazon AWS
13 33 (19.88%) ASP.NET
14 32 (19.28%) MVC
15 31 (18.67%) Amazon EC2
15 31 (18.67%) Due Diligence
16 29 (17.47%) Umbraco
17 28 (16.87%) Git (software)
17 28 (16.87%) SQL Server
18 26 (15.66%) CRM
19 25 (15.06%) Finance
19 25 (15.06%) Scrum
19 25 (15.06%) TDD
20 22 (13.25%) AngularJS
21 21 (12.65%) Continuous Integration
21 21 (12.65%) Marketing

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 75 (45.18%) CMS
1 75 (45.18%) Sitecore CMS
2 29 (17.47%) Umbraco
3 10 (6.02%) Apache Solr
4 9 (5.42%) EPiServer
4 9 (5.42%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.01%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (3.01%) IIS
5 5 (3.01%) Mule
5 5 (3.01%) Mule ESB
5 5 (3.01%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (2.41%) Confluence
7 3 (1.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (1.81%) Kentico
8 2 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.60%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) InVision
1 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.60%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.60%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (0.60%) HipChat
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (7.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.41%) SDL Web 8
3 2 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.60%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (28.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (21.69%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (18.67%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (5.42%) Trello
5 6 (3.61%) PaaS
6 5 (3.01%) GitHub
7 3 (1.81%) IaaS
7 3 (1.81%) npm
8 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.20%) Google Analytics
8 2 (1.20%) SaaS
9 1 (0.60%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.60%) Apigee
9 1 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.60%) NuGet
9 1 (0.60%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.20%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.87%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.23%) MongoDB
3 9 (5.42%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.01%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (3.01%) Endeca
5 3 (1.81%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.20%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.60%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.60%) MySQL
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 43 (25.90%) TeamCity
2 28 (16.87%) Git (software)
3 17 (10.24%) JIRA
4 9 (5.42%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (4.22%) gulp
5 7 (4.22%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.01%) Ant
6 5 (3.01%) Maven
7 4 (2.41%) Grunt
7 4 (2.41%) Subversion
8 3 (1.81%) Bower
8 3 (1.81%) NUnit
9 2 (1.20%) Artifactory
9 2 (1.20%) git-flow
9 2 (1.20%) Gradle
9 2 (1.20%) Selenium
9 2 (1.20%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.60%) JIRA Agile
General
1 25 (15.06%) Finance
2 21 (12.65%) Marketing
3 9 (5.42%) Banking
4 5 (3.01%) Retail
5 4 (2.41%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.20%) Law
6 2 (1.20%) Publishing
7 1 (0.60%) Back Office
7 1 (0.60%) Interactive Media
7 1 (0.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 106 (63.86%) Developer
2 64 (38.55%) .NET Developer
3 48 (28.92%) Sitecore Developer
4 37 (22.29%) Senior Developer
5 33 (19.88%) Senior .NET Developer
6 15 (9.04%) Architect
6 15 (9.04%) C# Developer
7 13 (7.83%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (7.83%) Project Manager
8 11 (6.63%) CMS Developer
8 11 (6.63%) Sitecore Architect
9 10 (6.02%) Analyst
10 9 (5.42%) Business Analyst
10 9 (5.42%) Digital Project Manager
11 8 (4.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 7 (4.22%) Azure Developer
12 7 (4.22%) HTML CSS Developer
12 7 (4.22%) HTML Developer
12 7 (4.22%) Lead Developer
13 5 (3.01%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (59.04%) .NET
2 49 (29.52%) Web Services
3 40 (24.10%) HTML
4 39 (23.49%) CSS
5 33 (19.88%) ASP.NET
6 22 (13.25%) AngularJS
7 14 (8.43%) HTML5
8 12 (7.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (7.23%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (6.63%) CSS3
10 9 (5.42%) jQuery
10 9 (5.42%) Sass
10 9 (5.42%) SOAP
11 8 (4.82%) .NET Framework
11 8 (4.82%) Backbone.js
11 8 (4.82%) React
11 8 (4.82%) RESTful
12 6 (3.61%) JSON
12 6 (3.61%) Lucene
12 6 (3.61%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.63%) User Experience
2 6 (3.61%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.01%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.01%) PKI
4 4 (2.41%) Fintech
4 4 (2.41%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.81%) iPad
6 2 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.20%) Clustering
7 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.81%) Windows
2 1 (0.60%) Android
2 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.60%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (53.01%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (23.49%) SDLC
3 38 (22.89%) Prototyping
4 32 (19.28%) MVC
5 31 (18.67%) Due Diligence
6 26 (15.66%) CRM
7 25 (15.06%) Scrum
7 25 (15.06%) TDD
8 21 (12.65%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (10.84%) E-Commerce
10 11 (6.63%) Analytics
10 11 (6.63%) Personalization
10 11 (6.63%) User Stories
11 10 (6.02%) B2C
11 10 (6.02%) Content Management
11 10 (6.02%) DevOps
11 10 (6.02%) SOLID
11 10 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (5.42%) Front End Development
12 9 (5.42%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 92 (55.42%) C#
2 43 (25.90%) JavaScript
3 42 (25.30%) SQL
4 7 (4.22%) Java
5 6 (3.61%) ES6
6 3 (1.81%) Groovy
6 3 (1.81%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.20%) Ruby
8 1 (0.60%) C
8 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (2.41%) Degree
2 1 (0.60%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (21.69%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.60%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.60%) Docker
2 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.01%) OpenSSO
1 5 (3.01%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (2.41%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.60%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (12.65%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.22%) CA Agile Central
3 6 (3.61%) Oracle
4 5 (3.01%) Adobe
4 5 (3.01%) ATG
4 5 (3.01%) BEA
4 5 (3.01%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.41%) MuleSoft
5 4 (2.41%) SAP
6 2 (1.20%) Citrix
6 2 (1.20%) Google
6 2 (1.20%) hybris
6 2 (1.20%) Pega
7 1 (0.60%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.60%) ForgeRock
7 1 (0.60%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.60%) iRise
7 1 (0.60%) Thunderhead
7 1 (0.60%) VMware