Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 145 183
Rank change year-on-year -13 +38 -4
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 40 35 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.80% 0.79% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 2.12% 1.99% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 26 19
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.93% -15.63% +14.29%
10th Percentile £363 £306 £310
90th Percentile £575 £506 £455
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £24.11 £39.50 £61.25
% change year-on-year -38.96% -35.51% +65.36%

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 1,884 1,758 2,131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.82% 39.52% 39.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,184 1,077 1,331
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £251 £213 £250
90th Percentile £556 £563 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 89 107
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.65 £14.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +1.17% +6.51%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.81 £9.71
90th Percentile £25.00 £40.00 £25.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%

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 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 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
West Yorkshire -11 36 £425 +21.43% 13
South Yorkshire - 3 £425 - 1
Sitecore
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Sitecore.

1 36 (90.00%) .NET
2 26 (65.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 25 (62.50%) CMS
4 19 (47.50%) C#
5 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
5 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (42.50%) MVC
6 17 (42.50%) JavaScript
7 15 (37.50%) SQL
8 14 (35.00%) SOA
8 14 (35.00%) jQuery
8 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (35.00%) Microservices
9 13 (32.50%) Scrum
10 12 (30.00%) T-SQL
10 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
10 12 (30.00%) OOP
10 12 (30.00%) Vue.js
11 11 (27.50%) SOLID
11 11 (27.50%) React
11 11 (27.50%) User Experience
11 11 (27.50%) AngularJS
11 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (27.50%) TDD
12 10 (25.00%) gulp
13 9 (22.50%) webpack
13 9 (22.50%) Node.js
13 9 (22.50%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
15 5 (12.50%) XML

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 26 (65.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 25 (62.50%) CMS
3 3 (7.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (7.50%) Alfresco
3 3 (7.50%) Documentum
3 3 (7.50%) Drupal
3 3 (7.50%) FileNet
3 3 (7.50%) Liferay
3 3 (7.50%) LiveCycle
3 3 (7.50%) LiveLink
3 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.00%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.50%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.50%) SQLite
3 2 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) gulp
2 9 (22.50%) webpack
3 3 (7.50%) Ant
3 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.50%) Subversion
3 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.50%) Xcode
4 1 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.50%) Marketing
1 3 (7.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) Architect
2 14 (35.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Sitecore Architect
7 2 (5.00%) .NET Architect
7 2 (5.00%) .NET Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.50%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (90.00%) .NET
2 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 14 (35.00%) jQuery
3 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (30.00%) Vue.js
4 11 (27.50%) AngularJS
4 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (27.50%) React
5 9 (22.50%) Node.js
6 5 (12.50%) XML
7 4 (10.00%) CSS
7 4 (10.00%) Spring
8 3 (7.50%) Apache Flex
8 3 (7.50%) Dojo
8 3 (7.50%) Java EE
8 3 (7.50%) JSON
8 3 (7.50%) JSR 170
8 3 (7.50%) OpenGL
8 3 (7.50%) SOAP
8 3 (7.50%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) User Experience
2 3 (7.50%) NHS
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Android
1 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (42.50%) MVC
3 14 (35.00%) Microservices
3 14 (35.00%) SOA
4 13 (32.50%) Scrum
5 12 (30.00%) OOP
6 11 (27.50%) SOLID
6 11 (27.50%) TDD
7 9 (22.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (7.50%) Project Management
9 3 (7.50%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (7.50%) Web Design
9 3 (7.50%) Web Development
10 2 (5.00%) Content Management
10 2 (5.00%) Test Automation
10 2 (5.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) C#
2 17 (42.50%) JavaScript
3 15 (37.50%) SQL
4 12 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.50%) Java
5 3 (7.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
1 2 (5.00%) ISEB
1 2 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Adobe
2 3 (7.50%) FatWire
2 3 (7.50%) IBM
2 3 (7.50%) Interwoven
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) OpenText
2 3 (7.50%) Sencha
2 3 (7.50%) Vignette
2 3 (7.50%) Xerox
3 2 (5.00%) HP
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle