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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sitecore
Rank 118 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 31 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.98% 0.59% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.27% 1.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.04 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 - -
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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
1366 1024 994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.19% 43.32% 44.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 854 568 504
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 65 82
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.75 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -40.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £25.00 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 -9 27 £330 +10.00% 4
South Yorkshire - 4 £425 - 1
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England

Sitecore
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 39 (84.78%) .NET
2 34 (73.91%) MVC
3 28 (60.87%) C#
4 27 (58.70%) ASP.NET
4 27 (58.70%) jQuery
5 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (54.35%) SQL Server
7 24 (52.17%) E-Commerce
8 23 (50.00%) SQL
8 23 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 22 (47.83%) SQL Server 2012
10 21 (45.65%) T-SQL
11 18 (39.13%) Scrum
11 18 (39.13%) KnockoutJS
12 17 (36.96%) CMS
12 17 (36.96%) Sitecore CMS
13 16 (34.78%) Continuous Delivery
14 15 (32.61%) Visual Studio
15 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (28.26%) AngularJS
16 13 (28.26%) RabbitMQ
17 9 (19.57%) Product Management
18 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
18 8 (17.39%) Finance
18 8 (17.39%) SOA
19 7 (15.22%) Digital Marketing
19 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 7 (15.22%) Automated Testing
19 7 (15.22%) Marketing
20 6 (13.04%) TDD

Sitecore
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (36.96%) CMS
1 17 (36.96%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (10.87%) Umbraco
3 4 (8.70%) Apache Solr
3 4 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (54.35%) SQL Server
2 22 (47.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (10.87%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.70%) MySQL
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (32.61%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.70%) Yeoman
3 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (17.39%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (78.26%) Developer
2 19 (41.30%) .NET Developer
3 10 (21.74%) Sitecore Developer
4 8 (17.39%) Mobile Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Mobile Web Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Web Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Technical Architect
7 4 (8.70%) Architect
8 1 (2.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.17%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Website Developer
8 1 (2.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (84.78%) .NET
2 27 (58.70%) ASP.NET
2 27 (58.70%) jQuery
3 23 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 18 (39.13%) KnockoutJS
5 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (28.26%) RabbitMQ
6 13 (28.26%) AngularJS
7 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (10.87%) Ajax
10 4 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (4.35%) HTML
11 2 (4.35%) WCF
11 2 (4.35%) CSS
11 2 (4.35%) CSS3
11 2 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
1 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Android
1 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (73.91%) MVC
2 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (52.17%) E-Commerce
4 18 (39.13%) Scrum
5 16 (34.78%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (19.57%) Product Management
7 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (17.39%) SOA
8 7 (15.22%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (15.22%) Automated Testing
9 6 (13.04%) TDD
10 5 (10.87%) Analytics
11 4 (8.70%) Microservices
11 4 (8.70%) Workflow
11 4 (8.70%) OOP
11 4 (8.70%) Multivariate Testing
12 2 (4.35%) Content Management
13 1 (2.17%) OO
13 1 (2.17%) Network Architecture
13 1 (2.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (60.87%) C#
2 23 (50.00%) SQL
3 21 (45.65%) T-SQL
4 4 (8.70%) Scala
4 4 (8.70%) Java
5 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) EPiServer
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