The table below looks at the statistics for Sitecore CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore CMS
Rank 95 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 6 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.38% - 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.05% - 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Average daily rate £335 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 - -
Sitecore CMS
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
293 303 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 18.76% 22.21% 21.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 185 157
Average daily rate £420 £333 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.12% -4.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 5
Average hourly rate £9.00 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

Sitecore CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Sitecore CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Sitecore CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS across the Leeds region.

Sitecore CMS Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Sitecore CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Sitecore CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Sitecore CMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sitecore CMS.

1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) CMS
1 15 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 14 (93.33%) MVC
3 9 (60.00%) C#
4 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
5 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
5 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (40.00%) CSS
6 6 (40.00%) HTML
7 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (26.67%) TDD
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
8 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (20.00%) SOLID
9 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (20.00%) WCF
9 3 (20.00%) jQuery
9 3 (20.00%) Umbraco
10 2 (13.33%) EPiServer
10 2 (13.33%) Web Development
10 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (13.33%) REST
10 2 (13.33%) Finance
10 2 (13.33%) Scrum
10 2 (13.33%) T-SQL

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Sitecore CMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sitecore CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (100.00%) CMS
2 3 (20.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Solr
3 1 (6.67%) Drupal
3 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (6.67%) Joomla!
3 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Sitecore Developer
3 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Architect
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Technical Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) CMS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) IT Graduate
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (40.00%) CSS
4 6 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (20.00%) jQuery
6 3 (20.00%) WCF
7 2 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (13.33%) REST
8 1 (6.67%) Ajax
8 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
8 1 (6.67%) CSS3
8 1 (6.67%) HTML5
8 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) MVC
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
2 4 (26.67%) TDD
3 3 (20.00%) SOLID
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
5 1 (6.67%) CMMI
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
5 1 (6.67%) Microservices
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Development
5 1 (6.67%) OOP
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (13.33%) EPiServer
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) VMware