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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sitecore
England / London
Rank 346 303 295
Rank change year-on-year -43 -8  
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 54 126 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.57% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 1.39% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 94 86
Median daily rate £438 £463 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.40% +23.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £276 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £394
% change year-on-year +2.81% +1.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £100.00 - -
UK excluding London 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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8223 9067 9381
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 42.24% 41.12% 44.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5511 6040 6050
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 134 202
Median hourly rate £22.34 £21.34 £19.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.66% +12.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Sitecore
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Sitecore as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -7 9 £338 -15.67% 4
Edgware - 1 £425 -
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 88 (58.67%) .NET
2 75 (50.00%) C#
2 75 (50.00%) CMS
2 75 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 57 (38.00%) ASP.NET
4 49 (32.67%) JavaScript
4 49 (32.67%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (31.33%) MVC
6 42 (28.00%) HTML
7 32 (21.33%) CSS
8 25 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 24 (16.00%) TDD
9 24 (16.00%) Umbraco
10 23 (15.33%) jQuery
11 21 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (14.00%) SQL Server
12 17 (11.33%) Migration
13 16 (10.67%) SQL
14 14 (9.33%) BDD
14 14 (9.33%) AngularJS
15 12 (8.00%) Advertising
15 12 (8.00%) Content Management
16 11 (7.33%) Scrum
16 11 (7.33%) .NET Framework
16 11 (7.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 11 (7.33%) HTML5
16 11 (7.33%) Drupal
17 10 (6.67%) LINQ
17 10 (6.67%) Software Engineering
17 10 (6.67%) XML

Sitecore
Top Related 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 (50.00%) CMS
1 75 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 24 (16.00%) Umbraco
3 11 (7.33%) Drupal
4 9 (6.00%) EPiServer
5 6 (4.00%) Kentico
6 5 (3.33%) Sitefinity
7 4 (2.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (2.67%) DNN
7 4 (2.67%) Immediacy CMS
7 4 (2.67%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.00%) Confluence
9 2 (1.33%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.33%) IIS
10 1 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.67%) Content Management Server
10 1 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (1.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.67%) Magento
2 1 (0.67%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.33%) HTTP
1 5 (3.33%) Intranet
2 2 (1.33%) Extranet
2 2 (1.33%) Firewall
3 1 (0.67%) DNS
3 1 (0.67%) Internet
3 1 (0.67%) LAN
3 1 (0.67%) Network Security
3 1 (0.67%) SSL
3 1 (0.67%) VPN
3 1 (0.67%) WAN
3 1 (0.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.67%) DTS
5 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (4.67%) Git (software)
1 7 (4.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.33%) JIRA
3 4 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.67%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.33%) Selenium
6 1 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.67%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.67%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.67%) Grunt
6 1 (0.67%) gulp
6 1 (0.67%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.67%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.67%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.67%) Redmine
General
1 12 (8.00%) Advertising
2 9 (6.00%) Marketing
3 6 (4.00%) Finance
3 6 (4.00%) Retail
4 5 (3.33%) Publishing
5 1 (0.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 87 (58.00%) Developer
2 71 (47.33%) Sitecore Developer
3 26 (17.33%) .NET Developer
4 18 (12.00%) Architect
5 14 (9.33%) Analyst
6 13 (8.67%) Sitecore Architect
7 12 (8.00%) Business Analyst
7 12 (8.00%) C# Developer
8 10 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (5.33%) CMS Developer
9 8 (5.33%) Web Analyst
9 8 (5.33%) Web Business Analyst
10 7 (4.67%) Agile Developer
10 7 (4.67%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (4.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (4.67%) Migration Analyst
10 7 (4.67%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (4.00%) Agile .NET Developer
11 6 (4.00%) Content Editor
11 6 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (58.67%) .NET
2 57 (38.00%) ASP.NET
3 42 (28.00%) HTML
4 32 (21.33%) CSS
5 23 (15.33%) jQuery
6 21 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (9.33%) AngularJS
8 11 (7.33%) .NET Framework
8 11 (7.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 11 (7.33%) HTML5
9 10 (6.67%) LINQ
9 10 (6.67%) XML
10 8 (5.33%) Ajax
10 8 (5.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (4.67%) Node.js
12 6 (4.00%) CSS3
12 6 (4.00%) React
12 6 (4.00%) RESTful
12 6 (4.00%) Web Services
13 5 (3.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.00%) Social Media
2 3 (2.00%) Tandem
3 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.33%) Virtual Team
4 1 (0.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (0.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.67%) Graphic Design
4 1 (0.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.67%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.33%) Windows
2 1 (0.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (32.67%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (31.33%) MVC
3 24 (16.00%) TDD
4 17 (11.33%) Migration
5 14 (9.33%) BDD
6 12 (8.00%) Content Management
7 11 (7.33%) Scrum
8 10 (6.67%) Software Engineering
9 9 (6.00%) Web Development
10 8 (5.33%) OO
10 8 (5.33%) Waterfall
11 7 (4.67%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (4.00%) Front End Development
12 6 (4.00%) Kanban
12 6 (4.00%) SOA
12 6 (4.00%) SOLID
13 5 (3.33%) SEO
14 4 (2.67%) Analytics
14 4 (2.67%) Change Management
14 4 (2.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 75 (50.00%) C#
2 49 (32.67%) JavaScript
3 16 (10.67%) SQL
4 8 (5.33%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.00%) Java
6 3 (2.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.33%) C
7 2 (1.33%) Ruby
8 1 (0.67%) PHP
8 1 (0.67%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (1.33%) Degree
2 1 (0.67%) CCIE
2 1 (0.67%) CCNP
2 1 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.67%) JNCIP
2 1 (0.67%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.33%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 25 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.00%) Adobe
3 7 (4.67%) Oracle
4 4 (2.67%) Alterian
5 3 (2.00%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.00%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.33%) CA
7 1 (0.67%) Aruba
7 1 (0.67%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.67%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.67%) Cisco
7 1 (0.67%) Google
7 1 (0.67%) Juniper
7 1 (0.67%) Marketo
7 1 (0.67%) Pardot
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