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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sitecore
Rank 83 88 81
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 5 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.46% 0.63% 0.086%
As % of the Vendors category 1.20% 1.84% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £398
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
417 489 446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 38.12% 34.15% 38.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 325 307
Median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £575 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 5
Median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £12.00 £11.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £53.20 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Sitecore as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) CMS
3 3 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Microservices
5 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 1 (16.67%) SOLID
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) Advertising

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 3 (50.00%) CMS
1 3 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
3 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) XHTML
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) XSD
4 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) Microservices
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) SOLID
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft