Period
to 17 August 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sitecore products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sitecore over the 6 months to 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Sitecore
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 117 123 97
Rank change year-on-year +6 -26 +25
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 3 26 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.16% 1.04% 1.59%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 3.35% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 29
Leeds median daily rate £404 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.94% +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £386 £314 £313
90th Percentile £429 £443 £475
West Yorkshire median daily rate £404 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.94% +6.67% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Sitecore is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Leeds.

All Vendors
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 744 775 783
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 40.24% 31.06% 36.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 497 485 481
Leeds median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £263 £302 £270
90th Percentile £588 £558 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £411 £400
% change year-on-year +3.34% +2.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 27 14
Leeds median hourly rate £17.51 £17.50 £16.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.06% +4.92% +30.82%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.01 £10.50
90th Percentile £34.50 £33.30 £28.04
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.11 £15.98 £14.20
% change year-on-year +0.81% +12.50% +11.37%

Sitecore
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Sitecore as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore in Leeds

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sitecore in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
1 3 (100.00%) SOLID
2 2 (66.67%) React
2 2 (66.67%) webpack
2 2 (66.67%) gulp
2 2 (66.67%) Vue.js
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce

Sitecore
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) gulp
1 2 (66.67%) webpack
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Sitecore Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) React
2 2 (66.67%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) SOLID
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL