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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 87 76 78
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 16 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.03% 0.95% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 2.40% 2.34% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.83% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £9.50 -
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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
666 471 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 43.02% 40.50% 47.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 314 214
Average daily rate £350 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 14
Average hourly rate £18.75 £14.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% -58.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.74 £9.21 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £17.35 £40.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 30 June 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) MVC
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) jQuery
2 15 (93.75%) E-Commerce
3 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 13 (81.25%) Scrum
5 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
6 11 (68.75%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
8 9 (56.25%) Visual Studio
8 9 (56.25%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
9 8 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (43.75%) Automated Testing
11 5 (31.25%) TDD
12 4 (25.00%) Product Management
13 3 (18.75%) Degree
14 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
15 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
15 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
15 1 (6.25%) Android Development
15 1 (6.25%) iOS Development

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
1 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
2 8 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Web Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Mobile Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Website Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) jQuery
2 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 9 (56.25%) KnockoutJS
5 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 8 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (6.25%) Ajax
7 1 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) MVC
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (93.75%) E-Commerce
3 13 (81.25%) Scrum
4 11 (68.75%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (43.75%) Automated Testing
7 5 (31.25%) TDD
8 4 (25.00%) Product Management
9 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
9 1 (6.25%) Android Development
9 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
9 1 (6.25%) Microservices
9 1 (6.25%) OOP
9 1 (6.25%) Web Development
9 1 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago