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 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
England / North East
Rank 77 57 47
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -10
Contract jobs citing CMS 8 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.92% 1.92% 1.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.73% 9.83% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 6
Median daily rate £525 £313 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.00% -0.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £270 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £350 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.67 £35.00 £21.54
% change year-on-year
+21.91% +62.48%

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
169 173 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 19.36% 19.53% 20.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 107 77
Median daily rate £325 £417 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.96% +38.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 6
Median hourly rate £13.75 £10.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -64.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.80 £10.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.40%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 -23 3 £500 +60.00% 4
Durham -10 1 - - 1
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 20 (62.50%) .NET
2 19 (59.38%) Sitecore CMS
2 19 (59.38%) Sitecore
3 18 (56.25%) HTML
4 17 (53.13%) C#
5 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (43.75%) CSS
7 13 (40.63%) MVC
8 11 (34.38%) jQuery
8 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
8 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
9 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
11 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
11 6 (18.75%) Analytics
11 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
11 6 (18.75%) OO
11 6 (18.75%) Content Management
12 5 (15.63%) Degree
12 5 (15.63%) SOAP
12 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
12 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
12 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
12 5 (15.63%) REST
13 4 (12.50%) ITIL V2
13 4 (12.50%) Process Improvement
13 4 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
13 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (12.50%) SaaS

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 19 (59.38%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.50%) Drupal
4 3 (9.38%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) GitHub
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Couchbase
2 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) StarTeam
3 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (12.50%) Advertising
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Publishing
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Developer
2 13 (40.63%) Sitecore Developer
3 9 (28.13%) .NET Developer
4 7 (21.88%) CMS Developer
5 4 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Designer
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Architect
6 3 (9.38%) C# Architect
6 3 (9.38%) PHP Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Sitecore Architect
6 3 (9.38%) UX Designer
7 2 (6.25%) Drupal Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Junior
7 2 (6.25%) Junior Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Junior Drupal Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Junior PHP Developer
7 2 (6.25%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) .NET
2 18 (56.25%) HTML
3 14 (43.75%) CSS
4 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
4 11 (34.38%) jQuery
5 5 (15.63%) REST
5 5 (15.63%) SOAP
6 4 (12.50%) Ajax
6 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (12.50%) LINQ
6 4 (12.50%) WPF
6 4 (12.50%) XML
7 2 (6.25%) Laravel
8 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.13%) CSS3
8 1 (3.13%) Entity Framework
8 1 (3.13%) HTML5
8 1 (3.13%) RESTful
8 1 (3.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) MVC
3 6 (18.75%) Analytics
3 6 (18.75%) Content Management
3 6 (18.75%) OO
4 4 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 4 (12.50%) ITIL
4 4 (12.50%) ITIL V2
4 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 4 (12.50%) OOP
4 4 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 4 (12.50%) Scrum
4 4 (12.50%) SOLID
4 4 (12.50%) TDD
4 4 (12.50%) Web Development
5 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
5 3 (9.38%) Information Architecture
5 3 (9.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) C#
2 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.50%) PHP
3 4 (12.50%) SQL
3 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (6.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (6.25%) WMI
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Sitecore
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) Serena
4 3 (9.38%) HP
5 2 (6.25%) Borland
5 2 (6.25%) VMware