The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 41 65 67
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +2
Contract jobs citing CMS 32 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.12% 1.52% 1.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.84% 6.60% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 7 16
Average daily rate
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£300 £238 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £218 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £330 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.30 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-36.92% +8.33%
CMS
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
190 212 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 18.52% 23.02% 21.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 116 135
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £125 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £401 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 6
Average hourly rate £13.20 £36.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% +166.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMS across the Leeds region.

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Leeds region.

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS.

1 20 (34.48%) HTML
1 20 (34.48%) CSS
2 18 (31.03%) Sitecore CMS
2 18 (31.03%) Sitecore
3 16 (27.59%) .NET
3 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
4 15 (25.86%) C#
5 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET
6 12 (20.69%) MVC
7 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
7 9 (15.52%) Web Services
7 9 (15.52%) jQuery
8 8 (13.79%) WCF
8 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (13.79%) Content Management
8 8 (13.79%) XHTML
8 8 (13.79%) Intranet
8 8 (13.79%) Finance
8 8 (13.79%) HTML5
9 7 (12.07%) CSS3
9 7 (12.07%) Advertising
9 7 (12.07%) Java
10 6 (10.34%) Visual Studio
10 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
10 6 (10.34%) Photoshop
10 6 (10.34%) SharePoint
10 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce
10 6 (10.34%) Marketing
10 6 (10.34%) WordPress
11 5 (8.62%) SharePoint 2010

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (31.03%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (10.34%) WordPress
2 6 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.62%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (8.62%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (5.17%) Umbraco
4 3 (5.17%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.45%) Drupal
6 1 (1.72%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Photoshop
2 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.45%) MS Project
4 1 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.72%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.79%) Intranet
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) EDRMS
2 5 (8.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.45%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (3.45%) JIRA
3 1 (1.72%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Advertising
3 6 (10.34%) Marketing
4 3 (5.17%) Local Government
5 2 (3.45%) Back Office
6 1 (1.72%) Games
6 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (55.17%) Developer
2 7 (12.07%) Web Developer
3 6 (10.34%) CMS Developer
3 6 (10.34%) Designer
4 5 (8.62%) Sitecore Developer
4 5 (8.62%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Web Designer
5 4 (6.90%) .NET Developer
5 4 (6.90%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.17%) PHP Developer
6 3 (5.17%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (5.17%) C# Web Developer
6 3 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Forecast Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Web Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (34.48%) HTML
1 20 (34.48%) CSS
2 16 (27.59%) .NET
3 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET
4 9 (15.52%) Web Services
4 9 (15.52%) jQuery
5 8 (13.79%) WCF
5 8 (13.79%) HTML5
5 8 (13.79%) XHTML
6 7 (12.07%) CSS3
7 5 (8.62%) WF
7 5 (8.62%) RESTful
7 5 (8.62%) SOAP
8 3 (5.17%) XML
8 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (5.17%) Symfony
9 2 (3.45%) Hibernate
9 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (3.45%) Flash
10 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.17%) W3C
2 2 (3.45%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.45%) Statistics
2 2 (3.45%) Social Media
3 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.72%) Blog
3 1 (1.72%) iPhone
3 1 (1.72%) IVR
3 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) UNIX
2 1 (1.72%) Android
2 1 (1.72%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) MVC
2 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (13.79%) Content Management
3 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce
4 5 (8.62%) Workflow
4 5 (8.62%) Migration
4 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (6.90%) Web Design
6 3 (5.17%) CMMI
6 3 (5.17%) Web Development
6 3 (5.17%) Unit Testing
6 3 (5.17%) Online Marketing
6 3 (5.17%) SOA
6 3 (5.17%) B2B
6 3 (5.17%) B2C
6 3 (5.17%) Project Management
7 2 (3.45%) Service Management
7 2 (3.45%) ITIL
7 2 (3.45%) SEO
7 2 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
2 15 (25.86%) C#
3 7 (12.07%) Java
4 5 (8.62%) PowerShell
4 5 (8.62%) PHP
5 3 (5.17%) SQL
6 2 (3.45%) Erlang
7 1 (1.72%) VB
7 1 (1.72%) Ruby
7 1 (1.72%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
1 2 (3.45%) COBIT
2 1 (1.72%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) Sitecore
2 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.62%) Kofax
4 3 (5.17%) Adobe
5 2 (3.45%) Avaya
5 2 (3.45%) Perforce
5 2 (3.45%) FatWire
5 2 (3.45%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle
6 1 (1.72%) Appcelerator
6 1 (1.72%) Open Text
6 1 (1.72%) RedDot
6 1 (1.72%) Sony
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