The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 28 July 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 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sitecore
Rank 100 109 129
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +20
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 12 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.51% 0.19% 0.039%
As % of the Vendors category 1.27% 0.40% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.50 - -
Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
943 994 1223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 40.44% 47.04% 47.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 497 605
Average daily rate £350 £313 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £450 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 80 89
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.79 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £44.42 £27.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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Sitecore
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +11 12 £300 - 3
South Yorkshire - - - -
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Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 16 (88.89%) CMS
1 16 (88.89%) Sitecore CMS
2 8 (44.44%) .NET
3 6 (33.33%) C#
4 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
4 5 (27.78%) MVC
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (16.67%) Umbraco
7 2 (11.11%) HTML5
7 2 (11.11%) SQL
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (11.11%) CSS3
7 2 (11.11%) Advertising
7 2 (11.11%) HTML
7 2 (11.11%) CSS
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.56%) Internet
8 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
8 1 (5.56%) CMMI
8 1 (5.56%) TDD
8 1 (5.56%) Subversion
8 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (5.56%) Web Development
8 1 (5.56%) jQuery
8 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
8 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 16 (88.89%) CMS
1 16 (88.89%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (16.67%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (11.11%) HTML5
4 2 (11.11%) CSS3
4 2 (11.11%) CSS
4 2 (11.11%) HTML
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (5.56%) jQuery
5 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
5 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) MVC
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) TDD
3 1 (5.56%) Web Development
3 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.56%) BDD
3 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.56%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft