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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sitecore over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 107 105 115
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 33 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.11% 0.51% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 2.74% 1.28% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 1
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£325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.04 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.41 £9.50 -
% change year-on-year
+156.94% -
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
1206 941 964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 40.43% 40.15% 46.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 755 517 479
Average daily rate £340 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +15.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 62 79
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.13 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.52% -34.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £9.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £25.00 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 2015. 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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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 -5 31 £325 +8.33% 9
South Yorkshire - 2 £425 - 2
Sitecore
England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 33 (82.50%) .NET
2 30 (75.00%) MVC
3 25 (62.50%) jQuery
4 24 (60.00%) C#
5 23 (57.50%) ASP.NET
6 22 (55.00%) E-Commerce
6 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (52.50%) SQL Server
7 21 (52.50%) SQL
7 21 (52.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (47.50%) T-SQL
9 18 (45.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (40.00%) Scrum
10 16 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
11 14 (35.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 13 (32.50%) Sitecore CMS
12 13 (32.50%) CMS
12 13 (32.50%) Visual Studio
13 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (27.50%) RabbitMQ
14 11 (27.50%) AngularJS
15 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (20.00%) Finance
16 7 (17.50%) Product Management
16 7 (17.50%) Automated Testing
17 6 (15.00%) SOA
17 6 (15.00%) TDD
18 5 (12.50%) Ajax
18 5 (12.50%) Marketing
18 5 (12.50%) Digital Marketing

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 13 (32.50%) CMS
1 13 (32.50%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (10.00%) Apache Solr
2 4 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (7.50%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (52.50%) SQL Server
2 18 (45.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.00%) MySQL
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (32.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.00%) Yeoman
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (80.00%) Developer
2 17 (42.50%) .NET Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Sitecore Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Mobile Web Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Web Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Architect
7 1 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.50%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Website Developer
7 1 (2.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (82.50%) .NET
2 25 (62.50%) jQuery
3 23 (57.50%) ASP.NET
4 21 (52.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 16 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
6 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (27.50%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (27.50%) AngularJS
8 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 5 (12.50%) Ajax
9 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (5.00%) HTML
10 2 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (5.00%) WCF
10 2 (5.00%) CSS
10 2 (5.00%) CSS3
10 2 (5.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
1 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Android
1 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (75.00%) MVC
2 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (55.00%) E-Commerce
3 16 (40.00%) Scrum
4 14 (35.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (17.50%) Product Management
6 7 (17.50%) Automated Testing
7 6 (15.00%) SOA
7 6 (15.00%) TDD
8 5 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (10.00%) OOP
9 4 (10.00%) Microservices
10 3 (7.50%) Analytics
11 2 (5.00%) Content Management
11 2 (5.00%) Workflow
11 2 (5.00%) Multivariate Testing
12 1 (2.50%) Network Architecture
12 1 (2.50%) Web Development
12 1 (2.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) C#
2 21 (52.50%) SQL
3 19 (47.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.00%) Scala
4 2 (5.00%) Java
4 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) EPiServer
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £350 - £500 Per Day Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £280.00 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago