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 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 55 46 64
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +18
Contract jobs citing CMS 52 33 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.09% 3.23% 1.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.79% 17.01% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 27 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £173 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £395 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £318 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.04 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £12.30 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+123.57% -31.66%
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
377 194 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.40% 18.98% 23.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 115 123
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 13
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.60 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.79% -12.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.20 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015, 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 39 (57.35%) HTML
1 39 (57.35%) CSS
2 37 (54.41%) JavaScript
3 26 (38.24%) .NET
4 25 (36.76%) ASP.NET
4 25 (36.76%) MVC
4 25 (36.76%) jQuery
4 25 (36.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (29.41%) SQL Server
6 20 (29.41%) PHP
7 17 (25.00%) C#
8 16 (23.53%) XML
9 15 (22.06%) AngularJS
10 13 (19.12%) HTML5
11 12 (17.65%) Sitecore CMS
11 12 (17.65%) Sitecore
12 10 (14.71%) Ajax
13 9 (13.24%) User Experience
14 8 (11.76%) Analytics
14 8 (11.76%) Git (software)
14 8 (11.76%) Content Management
14 8 (11.76%) Web Development
14 8 (11.76%) .NET Framework
14 8 (11.76%) SOA
14 8 (11.76%) Web Services
15 7 (10.29%) Java
15 7 (10.29%) E-Commerce
15 7 (10.29%) Marketing
15 7 (10.29%) TDD

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 12 (17.65%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (7.35%) Apache Solr
2 5 (7.35%) Drupal
3 4 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.41%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.94%) WordPress
5 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.47%) JBoss
6 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.47%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (1.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.94%) Acrobat
2 2 (2.94%) RoboHelp
2 2 (2.94%) FrameMaker
2 2 (2.94%) XMetaL
2 2 (2.94%) Adobe Captivate
2 2 (2.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.94%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) SAN
2 1 (1.47%) DPNSS
2 1 (1.47%) QSIG
2 1 (1.47%) Network Security
2 1 (1.47%) LDAP
2 1 (1.47%) PBX
2 1 (1.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (8.82%) MySQL
4 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.35%) Maven
3 2 (2.94%) Grunt
4 1 (1.47%) NSubstitute
4 1 (1.47%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.47%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.47%) Moq
4 1 (1.47%) Gradle
4 1 (1.47%) Ant
4 1 (1.47%) JUnit
4 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.47%) NUnit
General
1 7 (10.29%) Finance
1 7 (10.29%) Marketing
2 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.47%) Games
2 1 (1.47%) Banking
2 1 (1.47%) Billing
Job Titles
1 52 (76.47%) Developer
2 16 (23.53%) Web Developer
3 9 (13.24%) .NET Developer
3 9 (13.24%) PHP Developer
4 7 (10.29%) Sitecore Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Drupal Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.88%) UX Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Technical Manager
7 3 (4.41%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 3 (4.41%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Designer
8 2 (2.94%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (2.94%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Data Centre Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Author
8 2 (2.94%) Technical Author
8 2 (2.94%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (57.35%) HTML
1 39 (57.35%) CSS
2 26 (38.24%) .NET
3 25 (36.76%) ASP.NET
3 25 (36.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 25 (36.76%) jQuery
4 16 (23.53%) XML
5 15 (22.06%) AngularJS
6 13 (19.12%) HTML5
7 10 (14.71%) Ajax
8 8 (11.76%) .NET Framework
8 8 (11.76%) Web Services
9 7 (10.29%) Entity Framework
9 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 7 (10.29%) CSS3
9 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (8.82%) J2EE
11 5 (7.35%) XSLT
11 5 (7.35%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) User Experience
2 4 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.47%) Online Games
5 1 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.47%) IVR
5 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.94%) Windows
1 2 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) MVC
2 22 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.76%) Content Management
3 8 (11.76%) Web Development
3 8 (11.76%) SOA
3 8 (11.76%) Analytics
4 7 (10.29%) E-Commerce
4 7 (10.29%) SEO
4 7 (10.29%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (10.29%) TDD
5 6 (8.82%) Project Management
5 6 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (7.35%) Software Delivery
6 5 (7.35%) Workflow
7 4 (5.88%) RAD
7 4 (5.88%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.88%) UML
7 4 (5.88%) OOP
7 4 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (5.88%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 37 (54.41%) JavaScript
2 20 (29.41%) PHP
3 17 (25.00%) C#
4 7 (10.29%) Java
5 4 (5.88%) Ada
6 3 (4.41%) SQL
7 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.47%) Degree
1 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (17.65%) Sitecore
2 4 (5.88%) Adobe
3 3 (4.41%) Google
3 3 (4.41%) Kony
4 2 (2.94%) VMware
4 2 (2.94%) Cisco
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.47%) Avaya
5 1 (1.47%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.47%) Twitter
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