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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 87 48 72
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +24
Contract jobs citing CMS 25 30 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.81% 3.13% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.81% 15.31% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 5
Median daily rate £400 £293 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.75% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £229 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £21.18 £16.29
% change year-on-year
-11.03% +29.98%
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
367 196 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 26.61% 20.42% 25.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 128 146
Median daily rate £339 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.21% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £258 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 13
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.85 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -19.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £16.00 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.95 £26.40 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.44
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.97%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the North East region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -36 25 £400 +42.85%
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 North East region with a requirement for CMS.

1 18 (58.06%) HTML
1 18 (58.06%) .NET
2 16 (51.61%) C#
2 16 (51.61%) CSS
2 16 (51.61%) MVC
3 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (48.39%) jQuery
4 14 (45.16%) Sitecore CMS
4 14 (45.16%) Sitecore
4 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
5 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
6 10 (32.26%) Content Management
7 7 (22.58%) Web Development
7 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
7 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
7 7 (22.58%) SQL
7 7 (22.58%) Windows
7 7 (22.58%) OO
8 6 (19.35%) Finance
8 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
8 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
8 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
8 6 (19.35%) Degree
8 6 (19.35%) Analytics
9 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
9 5 (16.13%) WPF
9 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
9 5 (16.13%) Capacity Planning

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 14 (45.16%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.90%) Drupal
3 4 (12.90%) IIS
4 2 (6.45%) Umbraco
5 1 (3.23%) FileNet
5 1 (3.23%) JBoss
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) SaaS
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) BIG-IP
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
1 2 (6.45%) Intranet
1 2 (6.45%) SSL
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Couchbase
2 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) StarTeam
2 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.23%) Bower
3 1 (3.23%) Grunt
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) MSTest
3 1 (3.23%) NuGet
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Developer
2 13 (41.94%) Sitecore Developer
3 7 (22.58%) .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) C# Developer
5 4 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) .NET Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Architect
6 3 (9.68%) C# Architect
6 3 (9.68%) CMS Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Designer
6 3 (9.68%) PHP Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Sitecore Architect
6 3 (9.68%) UX Designer
7 2 (6.45%) Drupal Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Junior
7 2 (6.45%) Junior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Junior Drupal Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Junior PHP Developer
7 2 (6.45%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) .NET
1 18 (58.06%) HTML
2 16 (51.61%) CSS
3 15 (48.39%) jQuery
4 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
5 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (16.13%) WPF
7 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
7 4 (12.90%) Ajax
7 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (12.90%) LINQ
7 4 (12.90%) XML
8 3 (9.68%) Entity Framework
8 3 (9.68%) HTML5
9 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (6.45%) Middleware
9 2 (6.45%) RESTful
9 2 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (6.45%) WCF
9 2 (6.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.68%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) MVC
2 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) Content Management
4 7 (22.58%) OO
4 7 (22.58%) Web Development
5 6 (19.35%) Analytics
6 5 (16.13%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (16.13%) OOP
7 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
7 4 (12.90%) ITIL
7 4 (12.90%) ITIL V2
7 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.90%) Process Improvement
7 4 (12.90%) Scrum
8 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (9.68%) Data Engineering
8 3 (9.68%) Information Architecture
8 3 (9.68%) Project Management
8 3 (9.68%) TDD
8 3 (9.68%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) C#
2 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
3 7 (22.58%) SQL
4 4 (12.90%) PHP
4 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
4 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (6.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (6.45%) WMI
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Sitecore
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.90%) Serena
4 3 (9.68%) HP
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle
5 2 (6.45%) Borland
5 2 (6.45%) F5
5 2 (6.45%) VMware
6 1 (3.23%) IBM
6 1 (3.23%) ReadSoft
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.23%) Spiceworks
6 1 (3.23%) Twitter