The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Sitecore.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 92 77 73
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.45% 0.35% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 1.01% 0.81% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
592 495 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 44.65% 42.97% 40.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 339 163
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 11
Average hourly rate £13.60 £15.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.36% -15.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £10.60 £10.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.70 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Sitecore
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Sitecore 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.

1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) jQuery
2 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 7 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) E-Commerce
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 5 (55.56%) Scrum
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (33.33%) Android Development
5 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) Web Development
5 3 (33.33%) Android
5 3 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 3 (33.33%) CMS
6 2 (22.22%) TDD
6 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Web Design
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) RabbitMQ

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Sitecore 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile Web Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) jQuery
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (11.11%) JSON
4 1 (11.11%) WCF
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) CSS3
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Android
1 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 7 (77.78%) E-Commerce
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Android Development
4 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Web Development
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Web Design
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
6 1 (11.11%) Coaching
6 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (11.11%) Product Management
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
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