Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Sitecore CMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 6 months to 17 November 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.

Sitecore CMS
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 329 321 370
Rank change year-on-year -8 +49 -19
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 48 61 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.28% 0.36% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.62% 1.97% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 36 11
South East median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £326 £310 £285
90th Percentile £471 £478 £401
England median daily rate £400 £375 £398
% change year-on-year +6.67% -5.66% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £80.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year - +115.98% +289.89%

Sitecore CMS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2959 3100 3604
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.56% 18.48% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1762 1842 2162
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £225
90th Percentile £550 £550 £524
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 128 114
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £22.25 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.08% +20.27% +13.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.25 £12.17
90th Percentile £48.75 £57.50 £40.00
England median hourly rate £21.08 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +5.40% +5.26% +6.35%

Sitecore CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Sitecore CMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore CMS in the South East

Sitecore CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore CMS in the South East

Sitecore CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sitecore CMS in the South East

Sitecore CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sitecore CMS in the South East

Sitecore CMS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Kent - 21 £350 -
Hampshire -20 9 £425 +6.25%
Thames Valley -18 7 £419 +10.20%
Berkshire +10 5 £419 -10.90%
Surrey -20 4 £460 +5.14%
Sussex - 4 £400 -
Oxfordshire -2 2 - -
East Sussex - 1 £350 -
Sitecore CMS
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS 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 South East region with a requirement for Sitecore CMS.

1 48 (100.00%) CMS
1 48 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 38 (79.17%) .NET
3 33 (68.75%) HTML
4 29 (60.42%) C#
5 26 (54.17%) CSS
6 25 (52.08%) SQL Server
7 20 (41.67%) Web Services
7 20 (41.67%) MVC
8 17 (35.42%) TDD
9 15 (31.25%) LINQ
9 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
10 14 (29.17%) E-Commerce
10 14 (29.17%) .NET Framework
10 14 (29.17%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (29.17%) HTML5
11 13 (27.08%) Git (software)
11 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (27.08%) IIS
12 12 (25.00%) Windows
12 12 (25.00%) ReSharper
12 12 (25.00%) Windows Server
12 12 (25.00%) Prototyping
12 12 (25.00%) AngularJS
12 12 (25.00%) OWASP
12 12 (25.00%) MVVM
12 12 (25.00%) Software Architecture
12 12 (25.00%) Backbone.js
12 12 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (20.83%) CSS3

Sitecore CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 48 (100.00%) CMS
2 13 (27.08%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (52.08%) SQL Server
2 14 (29.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (27.08%) Git (software)
2 12 (25.00%) ReSharper
3 4 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.17%) Ant
4 2 (4.17%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (4.17%) Bitbucket
4 2 (4.17%) eggPlant
4 2 (4.17%) Gatling
4 2 (4.17%) Gradle
4 2 (4.17%) JMeter
4 2 (4.17%) Maven
4 2 (4.17%) NeoLoad
4 2 (4.17%) Selenium
4 2 (4.17%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.08%) Grunt
5 1 (2.08%) gulp
5 1 (2.08%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (10.42%) Legal
2 4 (8.33%) Publishing
3 3 (6.25%) Finance
3 3 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (79.17%) Developer
2 24 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 19 (39.58%) Sitecore Developer
4 14 (29.17%) C# Developer
5 13 (27.08%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.33%) CMS Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Content Designer
6 4 (8.33%) Designer
6 4 (8.33%) Web Content Designer
6 4 (8.33%) Web Designer
7 2 (4.17%) Architect
7 2 (4.17%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Sitecore Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Agile Developer
8 1 (2.08%) CMS Project Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) Performance Tester
8 1 (2.08%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (79.17%) .NET
2 33 (68.75%) HTML
3 26 (54.17%) CSS
4 20 (41.67%) Web Services
5 15 (31.25%) LINQ
6 14 (29.17%) .NET Framework
6 14 (29.17%) HTML5
7 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 12 (25.00%) Backbone.js
8 12 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
9 10 (20.83%) CSS3
10 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
11 5 (10.42%) WCF
12 4 (8.33%) XML
13 3 (6.25%) JSON
13 3 (6.25%) REST
13 3 (6.25%) RESTful
14 2 (4.17%) React
15 1 (2.08%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Windows
1 12 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) MVC
2 17 (35.42%) TDD
3 14 (29.17%) E-Commerce
4 12 (25.00%) MVVM
4 12 (25.00%) OWASP
4 12 (25.00%) Prototyping
4 12 (25.00%) Software Architecture
5 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (14.58%) Content Management
7 5 (10.42%) Personalization
8 4 (8.33%) CRM
8 4 (8.33%) Release Management
9 3 (6.25%) OOP
9 3 (6.25%) Project Management
9 3 (6.25%) Visualisation
10 2 (4.17%) API Development
10 2 (4.17%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (4.17%) OO
10 2 (4.17%) Test Automation
10 2 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (60.42%) C#
2 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.25%) VB.NET
4 2 (4.17%) Groovy
4 2 (4.17%) Java
4 2 (4.17%) Python
4 2 (4.17%) Ruby
4 2 (4.17%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) HP
3 2 (4.17%) Splunk
4 1 (2.08%) New Relic
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle