The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 3 months to 28 June 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Sitecore.

Sitecore
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 104 102
Rank change year-on-year +27 -2  
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 23 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.59% 0.84% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 4.44% 2.35% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 15
Median daily rate £353 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.00% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £314 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £425 £342
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.25 -

Sitecore is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 518 722 857
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 35.90% 35.48% 40.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 835 926
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £290 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £563 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 25 46
Median hourly rate £11.00 £17.38 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.69% -13.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.61 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £22.25 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

Sitecore
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore in West Yorkshire

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore in West Yorkshire

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sitecore in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sitecore in West Yorkshire

Sitecore
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 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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 +27 23 £353 -6.00% 1
Sitecore
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sitecore 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.

1 26 (83.87%) .NET
2 23 (74.19%) MVC
3 22 (70.97%) C#
4 21 (67.74%) ASP.NET
5 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
5 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (51.61%) Sitecore CMS
6 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
6 16 (51.61%) CMS
7 14 (45.16%) SQL
7 14 (45.16%) jQuery
8 12 (38.71%) T-SQL
8 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (35.48%) CSS
9 11 (35.48%) Scrum
10 10 (32.26%) HTML
10 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (22.58%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (22.58%) Front End Development
11 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
11 7 (22.58%) TDD
11 7 (22.58%) Web Development
11 7 (22.58%) OOP
12 6 (19.35%) Ajax
12 6 (19.35%) Greenfield Project
12 6 (19.35%) SOLID
12 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (19.35%) Microservices
12 6 (19.35%) MongoDB
12 6 (19.35%) NoSQL

Sitecore
Co-occurring 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 16 (51.61%) CMS
1 16 (51.61%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (12.90%) Apache Solr
2 4 (12.90%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (6.45%) Confluence
3 2 (6.45%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) OpenShift
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) MongoDB
2 6 (19.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) JIRA
2 2 (6.45%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.23%) gulp
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Developer
2 22 (70.97%) .NET Developer
3 10 (32.26%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (32.26%) C# Developer
4 9 (29.03%) Sitecore Developer
5 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (16.13%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (9.68%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (9.68%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Architect
8 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) CRM Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) CRM Systems Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Sitecore Architect
8 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Systems Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (83.87%) .NET
2 21 (67.74%) ASP.NET
3 14 (45.16%) jQuery
4 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (35.48%) CSS
6 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (32.26%) HTML
7 7 (22.58%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (19.35%) Ajax
9 5 (16.13%) CSS3
9 5 (16.13%) HTML5
10 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
11 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
11 2 (6.45%) Swagger
12 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
12 1 (3.23%) Razor View Engine
12 1 (3.23%) Sass
12 1 (3.23%) Susy
12 1 (3.23%) Web Services
12 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (19.35%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) MVC
2 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (35.48%) Scrum
4 7 (22.58%) Front End Development
4 7 (22.58%) OOP
4 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
4 7 (22.58%) TDD
4 7 (22.58%) Web Development
5 6 (19.35%) Microservices
5 6 (19.35%) SOLID
6 5 (16.13%) SOA
7 4 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (12.90%) Kanban
8 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
8 3 (9.68%) Project Management
8 3 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (6.45%) CRM
9 2 (6.45%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) C#
2 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
3 14 (45.16%) SQL
4 12 (38.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) MuleSoft
2 1 (3.23%) Nuxeo
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