The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 92 80 82
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Contract jobs citing CMS 25 40 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.23% 1.99% 1.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.41% 9.69% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 26 14
Median daily rate £388 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £269 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £356 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.92 £40.08 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-67.77% +78.11%
CMS
Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
390 413 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.26% 20.57% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 253 179
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.54% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 13
Median hourly rate £9.00 £14.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -1.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Leeds -6 19 £375 +15.38% 6
Halifax 0 1 £358 +25.43%
Wakefield - 1 - -
CMS
Yorkshire

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for CMS.

1 22 (50.00%) .NET
2 17 (38.64%) JavaScript
2 17 (38.64%) Sitecore CMS
2 17 (38.64%) Sitecore
3 16 (36.36%) HTML
3 16 (36.36%) CSS
3 16 (36.36%) MVC
4 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (29.55%) C#
5 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET
6 11 (25.00%) PHP
7 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
7 10 (22.73%) Drupal
8 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (20.45%) HTML5
8 9 (20.45%) Scrum
8 9 (20.45%) Workflow
9 8 (18.18%) CSS3
10 7 (15.91%) Finance
10 7 (15.91%) SEO
10 7 (15.91%) Content Management
11 6 (13.64%) jQuery
11 6 (13.64%) TDD
11 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (11.36%) SOLID
12 5 (11.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
12 5 (11.36%) Varnish
13 4 (9.09%) Apache Solr

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 17 (38.64%) Sitecore CMS
2 10 (22.73%) Drupal
3 4 (9.09%) Apache Solr
3 4 (9.09%) Umbraco
4 3 (6.82%) WordPress
5 2 (4.55%) nginx
6 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.27%) Jadu
6 1 (2.27%) Joomla!
6 1 (2.27%) Kentico
6 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.27%) MS Project
1 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) AdWords
2 1 (2.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) LDAP
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) Skype
2 1 (2.27%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.82%) MySQL
4 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.55%) Grunt
1 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.55%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (4.55%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Legal
4 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (68.18%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Drupal Developer
4 6 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Business Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) C# Developer
6 4 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Architect
7 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.55%) .NET Architect
8 2 (4.55%) .NET Technical Architect
8 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.55%) CMS Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (50.00%) .NET
2 16 (36.36%) CSS
2 16 (36.36%) HTML
3 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET
4 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (20.45%) HTML5
5 8 (18.18%) CSS3
6 6 (13.64%) jQuery
7 5 (11.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (9.09%) Drush
8 4 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (9.09%) SAML
8 4 (9.09%) WCF
9 3 (6.82%) Web Services
10 2 (4.55%) Ajax
10 2 (4.55%) LESS
10 2 (4.55%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) User Experience
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) NHS
3 2 (4.55%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) MVC
2 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.45%) Scrum
3 9 (20.45%) Workflow
4 7 (15.91%) Content Management
4 7 (15.91%) SEO
5 6 (13.64%) TDD
6 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
6 5 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (11.36%) SOLID
7 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (9.09%) Data Protection
7 4 (9.09%) Software Delivery
7 4 (9.09%) Web Development
8 3 (6.82%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.82%) Case Management
8 3 (6.82%) OOP
8 3 (6.82%) SOA
8 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (6.82%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (38.64%) JavaScript
2 13 (29.55%) C#
3 11 (25.00%) PHP
4 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.82%) C
5 3 (6.82%) SQL
6 1 (2.27%) C++
6 1 (2.27%) Java
6 1 (2.27%) Python
6 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Varnish
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Sitecore
2 2 (4.55%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.27%) Avaya
3 1 (2.27%) Citrix
3 1 (2.27%) Google
3 1 (2.27%) Progress
3 1 (2.27%) VMware