Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 147 144
Rank change year-on-year +28 -3 -18
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 35 24 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.16% 0.67% 0.90%
As % of the Vendors category 2.99% 1.78% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 19 27
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +21.21% +10.00%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £300
90th Percentile £495 £450 £350
Yorkshire median daily rate £369 £400 £340
% change year-on-year -7.81% +17.65% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £37.04
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £37.04

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 West Yorkshire.

All Vendors
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1172 1346 1782
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 38.82% 37.77% 40.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 718 840 1060
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +6.06%
10th Percentile £247 £263 £240
90th Percentile £550 £551 £507
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 46 102
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.43% -5.08% +29.10%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.50 £8.51
90th Percentile £40.00 £21.50 £37.04
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year -2.07% +6.66% +3.58%

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +22 31 £381 +8.93% 5
Huddersfield - 2 £325 -
Wakefield - 1 - -
Wetherby - 1 £300 -
Sitecore
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 25 (71.43%) .NET
2 23 (65.71%) C#
2 23 (65.71%) ASP.NET
3 22 (62.86%) CMS
3 22 (62.86%) Sitecore CMS
4 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (54.29%) MVC
6 16 (45.71%) SQL Server
6 16 (45.71%) SQL
6 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (42.86%) jQuery
8 14 (40.00%) T-SQL
8 14 (40.00%) Scrum
9 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
9 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (31.43%) Front End Development
10 11 (31.43%) MongoDB
10 11 (31.43%) NoSQL
11 10 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (28.57%) Microservices
11 10 (28.57%) CSS
11 10 (28.57%) OOP
11 10 (28.57%) TDD
11 10 (28.57%) SOLID
12 9 (25.71%) Vue (Vue.js)
12 9 (25.71%) Ajax
12 9 (25.71%) HTML
12 9 (25.71%) SOA
12 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce

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 22 (62.86%) CMS
1 22 (62.86%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (25.71%) Apache Solr
2 9 (25.71%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (11.43%) Umbraco
4 3 (8.57%) Kentico
5 2 (5.71%) Confluence
6 1 (2.86%) Apache
6 1 (2.86%) IIS
6 1 (2.86%) Mule
6 1 (2.86%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (45.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (31.43%) MongoDB
2 11 (31.43%) NoSQL
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) gulp
3 1 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Developer
2 18 (51.43%) .NET Developer
3 13 (37.14%) C# .NET Developer
3 13 (37.14%) C# Developer
4 8 (22.86%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Sitecore Developer
6 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (11.43%) CMS Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Consultant
7 4 (11.43%) SQL Developer
8 3 (8.57%) Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Architect
8 3 (8.57%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) CRM Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) CRM Consultant
8 3 (8.57%) CRM Systems Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Integration Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Systems Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (71.43%) .NET
2 23 (65.71%) ASP.NET
3 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (42.86%) jQuery
5 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (28.57%) CSS
6 10 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
7 9 (25.71%) Ajax
7 9 (25.71%) HTML
7 9 (25.71%) Vue (Vue.js)
8 6 (17.14%) CSS3
8 6 (17.14%) HTML5
9 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.71%) Swagger
10 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (2.86%) Node.js
10 1 (2.86%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (2.86%) RESTful
10 1 (2.86%) Sass
10 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.00%) User Experience
3 2 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (54.29%) MVC
3 14 (40.00%) Scrum
4 11 (31.43%) Front End Development
5 10 (28.57%) Microservices
5 10 (28.57%) OOP
5 10 (28.57%) SOLID
5 10 (28.57%) TDD
6 9 (25.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
6 9 (25.71%) SOA
7 7 (20.00%) Web Development
8 6 (17.14%) CRM
9 4 (11.43%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (11.43%) Kanban
9 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
10 3 (8.57%) Content Management
11 2 (5.71%) Data Modelling
11 2 (5.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) C#
2 16 (45.71%) SQL
3 14 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.71%) MuleSoft
3 2 (5.71%) Nuxeo
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle