The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South Yorkshire region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 38 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.28% 0.30% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £306
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - £10.00
Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
177 146 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 50.28% 43.45% 53.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 81 70
Average daily rate £305 £360 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.41% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 18
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Sitecore
Yorkshire

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Sitecore
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Sitecore
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -3 1 - -
Sitecore
Yorkshire

Sitecore
Top 12 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) CMS
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) EPiServer
4 1 (25.00%) XML

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (75.00%) CMS
1 3 (75.00%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) EPiServer