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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 74 68 44
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -24
Contract jobs citing CMS 33 42 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.22% 2.44% 3.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.31% 12.07% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 31 27
Median daily rate £363 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £37.04 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £34.84 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-12.44% +121.17%
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
248 348 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 16.70% 20.23% 18.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 204 112
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 6
Median hourly rate £15.25 £18.05 £31.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.50% -42.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £9.05 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.10 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 (53.06%) HTML
1 26 (53.06%) .NET
1 26 (53.06%) CSS
2 25 (51.02%) JavaScript
2 25 (51.02%) Sitecore CMS
2 25 (51.02%) Sitecore
3 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (40.82%) Workflow
5 18 (36.73%) ASP.NET
6 16 (32.65%) C#
7 15 (30.61%) PHP
7 15 (30.61%) jQuery
7 15 (30.61%) User Experience
8 14 (28.57%) HTML5
8 14 (28.57%) CSS3
9 13 (26.53%) Drupal
9 13 (26.53%) MVC
10 11 (22.45%) Marketing
10 11 (22.45%) Scrum
11 10 (20.41%) Apache Solr
12 9 (18.37%) Digital Marketing
12 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
12 9 (18.37%) N-Tier
13 8 (16.33%) SEO
13 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (16.33%) Varnish
13 8 (16.33%) High Availability
13 8 (16.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (16.33%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (16.33%) 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 25 (51.02%) Sitecore CMS
2 13 (26.53%) Drupal
3 10 (20.41%) Apache Solr
4 4 (8.16%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (8.16%) WordPress
5 2 (4.08%) Magnolia
5 2 (4.08%) Umbraco
6 1 (2.04%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) LDAP
2 1 (2.04%) Skype
2 1 (2.04%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.16%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Grunt
1 3 (6.12%) gulp
2 2 (4.08%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 11 (22.45%) Marketing
2 2 (4.08%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (89.80%) Developer
2 14 (28.57%) Sitecore Developer
3 12 (24.49%) Drupal Developer
4 8 (16.33%) .NET Developer
4 8 (16.33%) C# Developer
4 8 (16.33%) PHP Developer
5 7 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (12.24%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (10.20%) CMS Developer
7 5 (10.20%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (8.16%) HTML CSS Developer
8 4 (8.16%) HTML Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Web Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (6.12%) Programmer
10 2 (4.08%) .NET Web Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Agile Developer
10 2 (4.08%) C# Web Developer
10 2 (4.08%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (53.06%) .NET
1 26 (53.06%) CSS
1 26 (53.06%) HTML
2 18 (36.73%) ASP.NET
3 15 (30.61%) jQuery
4 14 (28.57%) CSS3
4 14 (28.57%) HTML5
5 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (16.33%) Drush
5 8 (16.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (14.29%) SAML
7 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (12.24%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (10.20%) Ajax
8 5 (10.20%) Sass
9 4 (8.16%) AngularJS
10 3 (6.12%) .NET Framework
10 3 (6.12%) Entity Framework
11 2 (4.08%) LESS
12 1 (2.04%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) User Experience
2 9 (18.37%) N-Tier
3 7 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.82%) Workflow
3 13 (26.53%) MVC
4 11 (22.45%) Scrum
5 9 (18.37%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (16.33%) High Availability
6 8 (16.33%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (16.33%) SEO
6 8 (16.33%) Software Delivery
7 7 (14.29%) Front End Development
7 7 (14.29%) TDD
7 7 (14.29%) Web Development
8 6 (12.24%) OOP
8 6 (12.24%) SOLID
9 5 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
10 4 (8.16%) Data Protection
10 4 (8.16%) Microservices
10 4 (8.16%) SOA
11 3 (6.12%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 25 (51.02%) JavaScript
2 16 (32.65%) C#
3 15 (30.61%) PHP
4 7 (14.29%) C
4 7 (14.29%) SQL
5 6 (12.24%) T-SQL
6 4 (8.16%) Java
7 2 (4.08%) Ruby
8 1 (2.04%) C++
8 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) Varnish
2 2 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 25 (51.02%) Sitecore
2 2 (4.08%) Adobe
3 1 (2.04%) Citrix
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.04%) Progress
3 1 (2.04%) VMware