Period
to 19 March 2019

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 19 March 2019 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
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 167 164 181
Rank change year-on-year -3 +17 -5
Contract jobs citing Sitecore 25 36 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.53% 0.77% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 1.35% 2.06% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 9
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £342 £219 £319
90th Percentile £475 £475 £455
England median daily rate £436 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -3.06% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.50 £39.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year +5.06% +42.34% +208.33%

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 1,853 1,750 1,759
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 39.54% 37.19% 39.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,209 1,114 1,097
Yorkshire median daily rate £424 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% - +4.23%
10th Percentile £230 £207 £253
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £454 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +0.89% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 100 92
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.85 £15.93 £13.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.78% +14.81% -0.89%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.73 £9.80
90th Percentile £23.24 £40.00 £23.98
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -5.56%

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 19 March 2019.

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 19 March 2019. 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 +1 23 £395 +12.86% 6
North Yorkshire -3 1 £450 +100.00% 1
South Yorkshire -18 1 £450 - 4
Sitecore
England

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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 21 (84.00%) .NET
2 18 (72.00%) C#
3 15 (60.00%) MVC
4 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (48.00%) SQL
5 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
5 12 (48.00%) Microservices
6 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (36.00%) Sitecore CMS
8 9 (36.00%) CMS
9 8 (32.00%) T-SQL
9 8 (32.00%) jQuery
9 8 (32.00%) User Experience
9 8 (32.00%) Vue.js
9 8 (32.00%) SOLID
10 7 (28.00%) gulp
10 7 (28.00%) React
10 7 (28.00%) OOP
10 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
10 7 (28.00%) SOA
10 7 (28.00%) Scrum
10 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
11 6 (24.00%) TDD
11 6 (24.00%) webpack
11 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (24.00%) Node.js
11 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement

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 9 (36.00%) CMS
1 9 (36.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (8.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (8.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) gulp
2 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (24.00%) webpack
3 5 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (16.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Developer
2 14 (56.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 7 (28.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Umbraco Developer
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (84.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (32.00%) jQuery
5 8 (32.00%) Vue.js
6 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
6 7 (28.00%) React
7 6 (24.00%) Node.js
8 4 (16.00%) CSS
8 4 (16.00%) HTML
9 3 (12.00%) .NET Core
10 2 (8.00%) XML
11 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Core
11 1 (4.00%) REST
11 1 (4.00%) Sass
11 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) MVC
2 12 (48.00%) Microservices
3 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (32.00%) SOLID
5 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
5 7 (28.00%) OOP
5 7 (28.00%) Scrum
5 7 (28.00%) SOA
6 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (24.00%) TDD
7 2 (8.00%) API Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.00%) Test Management
8 1 (4.00%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (4.00%) OO
8 1 (4.00%) Personalization
8 1 (4.00%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (48.00%) SQL
4 8 (32.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) ISEB
1 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) HP
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian