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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 78 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 26 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.53% 1.29% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.67% 2.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 0
Average daily rate
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£330 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.04 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 - -
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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
708 447 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 41.79% 44.26% 44.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 274 229
Average daily rate £355 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.93% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £167 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 10 24
Average hourly rate £19.03 £50.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.94% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.20 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £150.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Sitecore Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 33 (82.50%) .NET
2 32 (80.00%) MVC
3 26 (65.00%) ASP.NET
4 25 (62.50%) jQuery
5 24 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 24 (60.00%) E-Commerce
6 23 (57.50%) C#
6 23 (57.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 22 (55.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (55.00%) SQL
8 21 (52.50%) T-SQL
8 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (45.00%) Scrum
9 18 (45.00%) KnockoutJS
10 16 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 14 (35.00%) Visual Studio
12 13 (32.50%) RabbitMQ
12 13 (32.50%) AngularJS
12 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (30.00%) Sitecore CMS
13 12 (30.00%) CMS
14 9 (22.50%) Product Management
15 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (20.00%) Finance
16 7 (17.50%) Digital Marketing
16 7 (17.50%) Automated Testing
16 7 (17.50%) Marketing
16 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 5 (12.50%) Analytics

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 12 (30.00%) CMS
1 12 (30.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (10.00%) Apache Solr
2 4 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (55.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (85.00%) Developer
2 17 (42.50%) .NET Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Sitecore Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
5 7 (17.50%) Web Developer
5 7 (17.50%) Mobile Web Developer
6 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.50%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Website Developer
7 1 (2.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (82.50%) .NET
2 26 (65.00%) ASP.NET
3 25 (62.50%) jQuery
4 23 (57.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 18 (45.00%) KnockoutJS
6 13 (32.50%) AngularJS
6 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (32.50%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (12.50%) Ajax
10 1 (2.50%) WCF
10 1 (2.50%) CSS
10 1 (2.50%) CSS3
10 1 (2.50%) HTML5
10 1 (2.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Android
1 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (80.00%) MVC
2 24 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (45.00%) Scrum
5 16 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (22.50%) Product Management
7 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (17.50%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (17.50%) Automated Testing
9 5 (12.50%) TDD
9 5 (12.50%) Analytics
10 4 (10.00%) OOP
10 4 (10.00%) Multivariate Testing
10 4 (10.00%) SOA
10 4 (10.00%) Microservices
11 1 (2.50%) Content Management
11 1 (2.50%) Web Development
11 1 (2.50%) Android Development
11 1 (2.50%) iOS Development
11 1 (2.50%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) C#
2 22 (55.00%) SQL
3 21 (52.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
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