The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore
Rank 102 106 101
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 15 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.74% 0.70% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 2.05% 1.68% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 4
Median daily rate £395 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% -13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 - £9.50
Sitecore
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
731 835 707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.10% 41.58% 39.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 513 454
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 32 38
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.72 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.27% +39.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.50 £8.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £43.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Sitecore as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Sitecore
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Sitecore
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sitecore across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Sitecore Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Sitecore
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Sitecore Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Sitecore
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -6 15 £395 +21.53% 1
Sitecore
Yorkshire

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (79.17%) MVC
3 17 (70.83%) CMS
3 17 (70.83%) Sitecore CMS
4 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET
4 13 (54.17%) C#
5 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (33.33%) TDD
9 7 (29.17%) jQuery
9 7 (29.17%) SOLID
10 6 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (25.00%) CSS
10 6 (25.00%) HTML
10 6 (25.00%) SQL
10 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
11 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
11 5 (20.83%) OOP
11 5 (20.83%) SOA
11 5 (20.83%) Ajax
11 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (20.83%) Front End Development
12 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (16.67%) Microservices
12 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 4 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (16.67%) MongoDB

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 17 (70.83%) CMS
1 17 (70.83%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (16.67%) Apache Solr
2 4 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (12.50%) Umbraco
4 1 (4.17%) Drupal
4 1 (4.17%) Joomla!
4 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 4 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
1 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 18 (75.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Architect
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Technical Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) CMS Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Graduate IT Support
5 1 (4.17%) IT Graduate
5 1 (4.17%) IT Support
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET
3 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (29.17%) jQuery
5 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (25.00%) CSS
5 6 (25.00%) HTML
5 6 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (20.83%) Ajax
7 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (12.50%) WCF
9 2 (8.33%) REST
10 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
10 1 (4.17%) CSS3
10 1 (4.17%) HTML5
10 1 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) MVC
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) TDD
4 7 (29.17%) SOLID
5 5 (20.83%) Front End Development
5 5 (20.83%) OOP
5 5 (20.83%) SOA
6 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 4 (16.67%) Microservices
7 3 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) Analytics
8 2 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (8.33%) High Availability
8 2 (8.33%) Scrum
8 2 (8.33%) Web Development
8 2 (8.33%) Workflow
9 1 (4.17%) BDD
9 1 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (4.17%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) C#
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) C
4 1 (4.17%) C++
4 1 (4.17%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) EPiServer
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix
2 1 (4.17%) VMware