The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 81 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +5
Contract jobs citing CMS 11 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.13% 0.70% 0.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.42% 4.65% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Average daily rate £300 £325 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +54.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.92 £40.00 £21.56
% change year-on-year
-67.71% +85.57%
CMS
North East

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

Application Platforms Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
249 86 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 25.49% 14.96% 26.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 65 110
Average daily rate £295 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £248 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £536 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Average hourly rate £31.75 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+188.63% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Newcastle upon Tyne -30 10 £306 -5.76% 2
CMS
North East

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 14 (63.64%) Configuration Management
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 13 (59.09%) Management Information System
2 13 (59.09%) Serena
2 13 (59.09%) ITIL
2 13 (59.09%) Time Management
2 13 (59.09%) Capacity Planning
2 13 (59.09%) ITIL V2
2 13 (59.09%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (59.09%) Data Centre
2 13 (59.09%) Data Engineering
3 12 (54.55%) Data Structures
3 12 (54.55%) Change Control
3 12 (54.55%) SharePoint
4 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 10 (45.45%) Project Management
6 9 (40.91%) Borland
6 9 (40.91%) PRINCE
6 9 (40.91%) PRINCE2
6 9 (40.91%) C
6 9 (40.91%) WMI
6 9 (40.91%) StarTeam
7 8 (36.36%) Mentoring
8 7 (31.82%) HTML
9 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
9 6 (27.27%) CSS
10 5 (22.73%) HP UCMDB
10 5 (22.73%) HP
10 5 (22.73%) Content Management

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (54.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) StarTeam
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Maven
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Administrator
1 6 (27.27%) Configuration Administrator
1 6 (27.27%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (9.09%) .NET Applications Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Applications Developer
3 2 (9.09%) ASP Developer
3 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Designer
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
3 2 (9.09%) T-SQL Developer
4 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Content Designer
4 1 (4.55%) Portal Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) HTML
2 6 (27.27%) CSS
3 5 (22.73%) .NET
3 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
4 3 (13.64%) HTML5
4 3 (13.64%) jQuery
5 2 (9.09%) Classic ASP
5 2 (9.09%) CSS3
5 2 (9.09%) XML
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.55%) J2EE
6 1 (4.55%) JSP
6 1 (4.55%) REST
6 1 (4.55%) Sass
6 1 (4.55%) SOAP
6 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.55%) Web Services
6 1 (4.55%) XHTML
6 1 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (59.09%) Data Centre
1 13 (59.09%) Management Information System
2 12 (54.55%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Configuration Management
2 13 (59.09%) Capacity Planning
2 13 (59.09%) Data Engineering
2 13 (59.09%) ITIL
2 13 (59.09%) ITIL V2
2 13 (59.09%) Time Management
3 12 (54.55%) Change Control
4 10 (45.45%) Project Management
5 9 (40.91%) PRINCE
5 9 (40.91%) PRINCE2
6 8 (36.36%) Mentoring
7 5 (22.73%) Content Management
8 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (13.64%) SDLC
10 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 2 (9.09%) MVC
10 2 (9.09%) Software Architecture
10 2 (9.09%) TDD
10 2 (9.09%) Web Development
11 1 (4.55%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) C
2 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) C#
3 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) WMI
2 5 (22.73%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Serena
2 9 (40.91%) Borland
3 5 (22.73%) HP
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Adobe
4 1 (4.55%) OpenText
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Sitecore
4 1 (4.55%) Twitter
4 1 (4.55%) Vignette