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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 69 49 45
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -4
Contract jobs citing CMS 20 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.34% 2.99% 0.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.26% 12.35% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 3
Median daily rate £400 £270 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% +8.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £23.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-2.39% +58.62%

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
195 162 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 22.86% 24.18% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 106 70
Median daily rate £335 £417 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.56% +38.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £533 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.85 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.38 £21.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-13.52% +11.84%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 16 January 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -24 17 £400 +48.14%
CMS
North East

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for CMS.

1 17 (65.38%) HTML
2 15 (57.69%) .NET
2 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Sitecore CMS
2 15 (57.69%) Sitecore
3 13 (50.00%) CSS
4 12 (46.15%) C#
4 12 (46.15%) MVC
5 11 (42.31%) jQuery
6 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
6 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
7 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
8 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
8 6 (23.08%) OO
8 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
8 6 (23.08%) Analytics
9 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
9 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
9 5 (19.23%) Content Management
9 5 (19.23%) Degree
10 4 (15.38%) Ajax
10 4 (15.38%) TDD
10 4 (15.38%) Serena
10 4 (15.38%) Web Development
10 4 (15.38%) WPF
10 4 (15.38%) LINQ
10 4 (15.38%) Drupal
10 4 (15.38%) Linux
10 4 (15.38%) OOP

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 15 (57.69%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 4 (15.38%) Drupal
4 2 (7.69%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) GitHub
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Couchbase
2 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) StarTeam
3 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (15.38%) Advertising
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 13 (50.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 3 (11.54%) .NET Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (11.54%) C# Architect
4 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
4 3 (11.54%) CMS Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Designer
4 3 (11.54%) PHP Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Sitecore Architect
4 3 (11.54%) UX Designer
5 2 (7.69%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Drupal Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior PHP Developer
5 2 (7.69%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) HTML
2 15 (57.69%) .NET
3 13 (50.00%) CSS
4 11 (42.31%) jQuery
5 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
6 4 (15.38%) Ajax
6 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (15.38%) LINQ
6 4 (15.38%) WPF
6 4 (15.38%) XML
7 2 (7.69%) Laravel
8 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.85%) CSS3
8 1 (3.85%) HTML5
8 1 (3.85%) RESTful
8 1 (3.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) MVC
3 6 (23.08%) Analytics
3 6 (23.08%) OO
4 5 (19.23%) Content Management
5 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 4 (15.38%) ITIL
5 4 (15.38%) ITIL V2
5 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 4 (15.38%) OOP
5 4 (15.38%) Process Improvement
5 4 (15.38%) Scrum
5 4 (15.38%) TDD
5 4 (15.38%) Web Development
6 3 (11.54%) Data Engineering
6 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
6 3 (11.54%) Information Architecture
6 3 (11.54%) Time Management
6 3 (11.54%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) C#
2 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 4 (15.38%) PHP
3 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (7.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (7.69%) WMI
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Sitecore
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Serena
3 3 (11.54%) HP
4 2 (7.69%) Borland
4 2 (7.69%) VMware