Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 17 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 188 173
Rank change year-on-year +41 -15 -10
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 37 27 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.84% 0.49% 0.76%
As % of the Vendors category 2.14% 1.26% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 21 33
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +21.21% +10.00%
10th Percentile £310 £310 £300
90th Percentile £525 £450 £455
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £37.04
England median hourly rate £65.50 £80.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year -18.13% +115.98% +289.89%

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 Yorkshire.

All Vendors
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1730 2147 2515
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 39.27% 39.09% 40.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1058 1335 1524
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +3.70%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £225
90th Percentile £551 £550 £500
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 105 166
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.07% +6.66% +2.60%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.80 £8.77
90th Percentile £28.18 £23.90 £28.00
England median hourly rate £17.31 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.92% -5.71% +6.06%

Sitecore
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sitecore in Yorkshire

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sitecore in Yorkshire

Sitecore
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sitecore in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sitecore in Yorkshire

Sitecore
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
West Yorkshire +29 36 £375 -6.25% 5
North Yorkshire - 1 £225 -
Sitecore
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 25 (67.57%) .NET
2 23 (62.16%) C#
2 23 (62.16%) ASP.NET
2 23 (62.16%) CMS
2 23 (62.16%) Sitecore CMS
3 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (51.35%) MVC
5 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
5 16 (43.24%) SQL
5 16 (43.24%) jQuery
5 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (37.84%) T-SQL
6 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
6 14 (37.84%) Scrum
7 13 (35.14%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (32.43%) Front End Development
9 11 (29.73%) Microservices
9 11 (29.73%) MongoDB
9 11 (29.73%) NoSQL
9 11 (29.73%) CSS
10 10 (27.03%) OOP
10 10 (27.03%) HTML
10 10 (27.03%) TDD
10 10 (27.03%) KnockoutJS
10 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (27.03%) SOLID
11 9 (24.32%) Vue (Vue.js)
11 9 (24.32%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (24.32%) Elasticsearch
11 9 (24.32%) Apache Solr

Sitecore
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (62.16%) CMS
1 23 (62.16%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (24.32%) Apache Solr
2 9 (24.32%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (10.81%) Umbraco
4 3 (8.11%) Kentico
5 2 (5.41%) Confluence
6 1 (2.70%) Apache
6 1 (2.70%) IIS
6 1 (2.70%) Mule
6 1 (2.70%) nginx
6 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
2 11 (29.73%) MongoDB
2 11 (29.73%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.70%) gulp
3 1 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Developer
2 18 (48.65%) .NET Developer
3 13 (35.14%) C# .NET Developer
3 13 (35.14%) C# Developer
4 8 (21.62%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Sitecore Developer
6 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (13.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (10.81%) CMS Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Consultant
7 4 (10.81%) SQL Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) Architect
8 3 (8.11%) Business Integration Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) CRM Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) CRM Consultant
8 3 (8.11%) Integration Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) Systems Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (67.57%) .NET
2 23 (62.16%) ASP.NET
3 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (43.24%) jQuery
4 13 (35.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 11 (29.73%) CSS
6 10 (27.03%) HTML
6 10 (27.03%) KnockoutJS
7 9 (24.32%) Ajax
7 9 (24.32%) Vue (Vue.js)
8 6 (16.22%) CSS3
8 6 (16.22%) HTML5
9 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.41%) Swagger
9 2 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (2.70%) Node.js
10 1 (2.70%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (2.70%) RESTful
10 1 (2.70%) Susy
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.92%) User Experience
3 2 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (51.35%) MVC
3 14 (37.84%) Scrum
4 12 (32.43%) Front End Development
5 11 (29.73%) Microservices
6 10 (27.03%) OOP
6 10 (27.03%) SOLID
6 10 (27.03%) TDD
7 9 (24.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
7 9 (24.32%) SOA
8 8 (21.62%) Web Development
9 6 (16.22%) CRM
10 4 (10.81%) Content Management
10 4 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (10.81%) Kanban
10 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
11 2 (5.41%) Logical Data Model
11 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) C#
2 16 (43.24%) SQL
3 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
3 14 (37.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.41%) MuleSoft
3 2 (5.41%) Nuxeo
4 1 (2.70%) Google
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle