The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 84 72 47
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -25
Contract jobs citing CMS 23 38 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.59% 2.37% 3.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.22% 12.71% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 32 25
Median daily rate £400 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £397 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.04 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £40.15 £17.38
% change year-on-year
-19.05% +131.07%
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
225 299 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 15.55% 18.68% 15.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 183 100
Median daily rate £400 £364 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.96% +3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £247 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.60 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.65% +2.99%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.30%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CMS 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 Leeds region with a requirement for CMS.

1 26 (57.78%) .NET
2 20 (44.44%) Workflow
2 20 (44.44%) Sitecore CMS
2 20 (44.44%) Sitecore
3 19 (42.22%) CSS
3 19 (42.22%) HTML
4 18 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (37.78%) JavaScript
6 14 (31.11%) C#
7 13 (28.89%) PHP
7 13 (28.89%) MVC
7 13 (28.89%) Drupal
8 12 (26.67%) User Experience
9 11 (24.44%) Scrum
10 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 10 (22.22%) HTML5
10 10 (22.22%) CSS3
10 10 (22.22%) jQuery
11 9 (20.00%) Marketing
11 9 (20.00%) Apache Solr
11 9 (20.00%) N-Tier
12 8 (17.78%) SEO
12 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (17.78%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (17.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (17.78%) Varnish
12 8 (17.78%) High Availability
12 8 (17.78%) Software Delivery
12 8 (17.78%) Drush

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 20 (44.44%) Sitecore CMS
2 13 (28.89%) Drupal
3 9 (20.00%) Apache Solr
4 3 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.22%) Jadu
5 1 (2.22%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) LDAP
2 1 (2.22%) Skype
2 1 (2.22%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.44%) MySQL
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (20.00%) Marketing
2 4 (8.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (82.22%) Developer
2 15 (33.33%) Sitecore Developer
3 12 (26.67%) Drupal Developer
4 8 (17.78%) .NET Developer
4 8 (17.78%) C# Developer
5 7 (15.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) CMS Developer
6 5 (11.11%) PHP Developer
6 5 (11.11%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Programmer
7 3 (6.67%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.44%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (4.44%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (57.78%) .NET
2 19 (42.22%) CSS
2 19 (42.22%) HTML
3 18 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (22.22%) CSS3
4 10 (22.22%) HTML5
4 10 (22.22%) jQuery
5 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (17.78%) Drush
5 8 (17.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (15.56%) SAML
7 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (8.89%) Ajax
8 4 (8.89%) AngularJS
9 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
9 3 (6.67%) Entity Framework
10 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (2.22%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) User Experience
2 9 (20.00%) N-Tier
3 7 (15.56%) Visualisation
4 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Workflow
2 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (28.89%) MVC
4 11 (24.44%) Scrum
5 8 (17.78%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (17.78%) High Availability
5 8 (17.78%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (17.78%) SEO
5 8 (17.78%) Software Delivery
6 6 (13.33%) TDD
7 5 (11.11%) OOP
7 5 (11.11%) SOLID
8 4 (8.89%) Content Management
8 4 (8.89%) Data Protection
8 4 (8.89%) Front End Development
8 4 (8.89%) SOA
8 4 (8.89%) Web Development
9 3 (6.67%) Microservices
9 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) JavaScript
2 14 (31.11%) C#
3 13 (28.89%) PHP
4 7 (15.56%) C
5 6 (13.33%) SQL
5 6 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.22%) C++
6 1 (2.22%) Java
6 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.22%) Python
6 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Varnish
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.22%) Citrix
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) Progress
2 1 (2.22%) VMware