Period
to 19 July 2018

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 19 July 2018 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 116 152
Rank change year-on-year -23 +36 0
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 29 37 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.84% 1.29% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 2.45% 3.54% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 31 21
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £240 £313 £325
90th Percentile £450 £455 £475
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £9.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £9.00

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 1,185 1,045 1,435
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 34.43% 36.56% 35.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 760 625 950
West Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +16.45%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £285
90th Percentile £557 £538 £565
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 43 43
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £14.20 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.61% +5.19% -2.67%
10th Percentile £10.75 £9.36 £8.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £26.10 £20.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.50 £14.00 £13.81
% change year-on-year +32.14% +1.38% +6.23%

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 19 July 2018.

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 19 July 2018. 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 26 £400 +6.67% 5
Wakefield +2 1 £450 -
Sitecore
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 25 (86.21%) .NET
2 24 (82.76%) C#
3 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
3 22 (75.86%) ASP.NET
4 19 (65.52%) ASP.NET Web API
5 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
5 17 (58.62%) MVC
6 16 (55.17%) jQuery
7 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (44.83%) React
10 11 (37.93%) TDD
11 10 (34.48%) Scrum
11 10 (34.48%) Microservices
12 9 (31.03%) Vue.js
12 9 (31.03%) Sitecore CMS
12 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
12 9 (31.03%) CMS
12 9 (31.03%) SOA
13 7 (24.14%) OOP
13 7 (24.14%) SQL
13 7 (24.14%) T-SQL
13 7 (24.14%) SOLID
14 6 (20.69%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (20.69%) Node.js
14 6 (20.69%) HTML
14 6 (20.69%) CSS
14 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
14 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
15 5 (17.24%) XHTML

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 9 (31.03%) CMS
1 9 (31.03%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (6.90%) EPiServer
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (13.79%) gulp
2 4 (13.79%) webpack
3 3 (10.34%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 24 (82.76%) Sitecore Developer
3 10 (34.48%) .NET Developer
4 4 (13.79%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) .NET
2 22 (75.86%) ASP.NET
3 19 (65.52%) ASP.NET Web API
4 16 (55.17%) jQuery
5 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (44.83%) React
7 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
7 9 (31.03%) Vue.js
8 6 (20.69%) CSS
8 6 (20.69%) HTML
8 6 (20.69%) Node.js
9 5 (17.24%) .NET Core
9 5 (17.24%) XHTML
10 1 (3.45%) Ajax
10 1 (3.45%) CSS3
10 1 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) MVC
2 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (37.93%) TDD
4 10 (34.48%) Microservices
4 10 (34.48%) Scrum
5 9 (31.03%) SOA
6 7 (24.14%) OOP
6 7 (24.14%) SOLID
7 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
8 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (10.34%) Front End Development
10 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
10 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
10 2 (6.90%) Project Management
11 1 (3.45%) Continuous Delivery
11 1 (3.45%) Deployment Automation
11 1 (3.45%) Network Architecture
11 1 (3.45%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) C#
2 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) SQL
3 7 (24.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft