The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Sitecore CMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sitecore CMS over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sitecore CMS
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 92 106 108
Rank change year-on-year +14 +2  
Contract jobs citing Sitecore CMS 4 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.30% 0.53% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.77% 2.81% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £365 £388
% change year-on-year +8.21% -5.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £9.00 -

Sitecore CMS is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 226 356 351
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 16.92% 18.74% 19.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 223 219
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.30% +14.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 9
Median hourly rate £19.00 £10.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.74 £9.00 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.10 £21.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Sitecore CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Sitecore CMS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore CMS in West Yorkshire

Sitecore CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore CMS in West Yorkshire

Sitecore CMS
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sitecore CMS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 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
Leeds +3 4 £375 +7.14% 2
Sitecore CMS
Yorkshire

Sitecore CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore CMS 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Sitecore CMS.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) CMS
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Solr
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Microservices
3 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API

Sitecore CMS
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 4 (100.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (50.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) XHTML
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) XSD
4 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) SOLID
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Sitecore