Period
to 19 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 112 156
Rank change year-on-year -19 +44 -14
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 36 38 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.05% 1.30% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 3.19% 3.34% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 30 18
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £375 £313 £309
90th Percentile £575 £525 £433
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
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 West Yorkshire.

All Vendors
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,130 1,139 1,394
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 32.97% 38.82% 36.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 691 684 874
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 47 47
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £12.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.40% -12.28% +1.79%
10th Percentile £10.40 £8.92 £9.50
90th Percentile £25.26 £25.80 £21.60
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.45% +6.66%

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 October 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 October 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 -9 34 £425 +13.33% 9
Sitecore
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 33 (91.67%) .NET
2 23 (63.89%) CMS
2 23 (63.89%) Sitecore CMS
3 20 (55.56%) C#
4 19 (52.78%) JavaScript
4 19 (52.78%) MVC
5 18 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (41.67%) ASP.NET
8 14 (38.89%) jQuery
8 14 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (36.11%) Microservices
9 13 (36.11%) React
9 13 (36.11%) TDD
9 13 (36.11%) Scrum
10 12 (33.33%) SQL
10 12 (33.33%) Vue.js
10 12 (33.33%) AngularJS
11 11 (30.56%) SOLID
11 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
11 11 (30.56%) OOP
11 11 (30.56%) SOA
12 10 (27.78%) User Experience
13 8 (22.22%) Node.js
13 8 (22.22%) webpack
13 8 (22.22%) gulp
13 8 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
15 2 (5.56%) .NET Core

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 23 (63.89%) CMS
1 23 (63.89%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.78%) EPiServer
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) gulp
1 8 (22.22%) webpack
2 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Developer
2 18 (50.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 11 (30.56%) Architect
3 11 (30.56%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (19.44%) .NET Developer
5 4 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Sitecore Architect
7 2 (5.56%) .NET Architect
7 2 (5.56%) .NET Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (91.67%) .NET
2 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 15 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 14 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (38.89%) jQuery
5 13 (36.11%) React
6 12 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 12 (33.33%) Vue.js
7 8 (22.22%) Node.js
8 2 (5.56%) .NET Core
9 1 (2.78%) CSS
9 1 (2.78%) HTML
9 1 (2.78%) REST
9 1 (2.78%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) User Experience
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) MVC
2 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (36.11%) Microservices
3 13 (36.11%) Scrum
3 13 (36.11%) TDD
4 11 (30.56%) OOP
4 11 (30.56%) SOA
4 11 (30.56%) SOLID
5 8 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.56%) Content Management
7 2 (5.56%) Web Development
8 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.78%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (2.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) C#
2 19 (52.78%) JavaScript
3 12 (33.33%) SQL
4 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft