The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 31 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sitecore
Rank 122 117 110
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 22 31 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.75% 0.98% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 1.96% 2.26% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 13
Median daily rate £344 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £37.04 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.04 -
Sitecore
England

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

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1122 1369 1026
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.01% 43.25% 43.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 707 855 568
Median daily rate £388 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 79 65
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £28.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Sitecore Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Sitecore
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Sitecore Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Sitecore
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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

Sitecore Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Sitecore
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Sitecore Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Sitecore
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
West Yorkshire -8 19 £344 +4.16% 1
South Yorkshire -6 3 £388 -8.82%
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 32 (84.21%) .NET
2 29 (76.32%) CMS
2 29 (76.32%) Sitecore CMS
3 21 (55.26%) ASP.NET
4 17 (44.74%) C#
4 17 (44.74%) MVC
5 16 (42.11%) jQuery
6 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
7 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (28.95%) Marketing
8 11 (28.95%) HTML
8 11 (28.95%) CSS
9 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
9 10 (26.32%) SQL
9 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (26.32%) Front End Development
10 9 (23.68%) KnockoutJS
10 9 (23.68%) Digital Marketing
10 9 (23.68%) Ajax
10 9 (23.68%) TDD
11 8 (21.05%) Workflow
11 8 (21.05%) QA
11 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
11 8 (21.05%) OOP
11 8 (21.05%) N-Tier
11 8 (21.05%) High Availability
11 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (21.05%) SOLID
12 7 (18.42%) Elasticsearch
12 7 (18.42%) Microservices

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in 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 29 (76.32%) CMS
1 29 (76.32%) Sitecore CMS
2 7 (18.42%) Apache Solr
2 7 (18.42%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (10.53%) WordPress
4 2 (5.26%) Magnolia
5 1 (2.63%) Confluence
5 1 (2.63%) Drupal
5 1 (2.63%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.63%) Kentico
5 1 (2.63%) Sitefinity
5 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) MongoDB
2 7 (18.42%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Grunt
1 3 (7.89%) gulp
2 2 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.63%) JIRA
3 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 11 (28.95%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 35 (92.11%) Developer
2 25 (65.79%) Sitecore Developer
3 8 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (7.89%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (7.89%) HTML Developer
5 3 (7.89%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Programmer
6 2 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.26%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.26%) UX Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (84.21%) .NET
2 21 (55.26%) ASP.NET
3 16 (42.11%) jQuery
4 11 (28.95%) CSS
4 11 (28.95%) HTML
5 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (23.68%) Ajax
6 9 (23.68%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (13.16%) Sass
9 4 (10.53%) CSS3
9 4 (10.53%) HTML5
10 2 (5.26%) LESS
11 1 (2.63%) Classic ASP
11 1 (2.63%) Gherkin
11 1 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) N-Tier
2 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.42%) Visualisation
3 5 (13.16%) User Experience
4 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) MVC
2 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (26.32%) Front End Development
4 9 (23.68%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (23.68%) TDD
5 8 (21.05%) High Availability
5 8 (21.05%) OOP
5 8 (21.05%) SOLID
5 8 (21.05%) Workflow
6 7 (18.42%) Microservices
6 7 (18.42%) SOA
7 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (13.16%) Web Development
8 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
8 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.89%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (7.89%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (7.89%) Web Design
10 2 (5.26%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) C#
2 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
3 10 (26.32%) SQL
4 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 5 (13.16%) PHP
6 3 (7.89%) Java
7 1 (2.63%) C
7 1 (2.63%) C++
7 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.63%) Python
7 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Adobe
2 1 (2.63%) Citrix
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.63%) VMware