The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 54 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing CMS 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.00% 0.52% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.55% 6.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£206 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.10% -
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
England

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

Application Platforms Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
132 31 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 22.04% 8.03% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 17 52
Average daily rate £325 £286 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +5.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £240 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £425 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 8
Average hourly rate £18.50 £12.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.00% -50.00%
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 the North East

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in the North East

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

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

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

CMS
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the North East region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -16 4 £175 - 4
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) HTML5
2 5 (62.50%) CSS3
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 3 (37.50%) Drupal
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) WordPress
4 3 (37.50%) W3C
5 2 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (25.00%) Sitecore
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Content Management
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
6 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (12.50%) Kentico
6 1 (12.50%) Sitefinity
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 3 (37.50%) WordPress
1 3 (37.50%) Drupal
2 2 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (12.50%) Kentico
3 1 (12.50%) Sitefinity
3 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Web Content Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) HTML5
2 5 (62.50%) CSS3
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
6 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) W3C
1 3 (37.50%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (12.50%) EPiServer
North East
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Rate: £300 - £325/day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day This is a 6 month contract with a scope to b
Posted: 6 days ago
Darlington
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £275 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago