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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 50 78 88
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +10
Contract jobs citing CMS 45 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.69% 1.34% 1.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.47% 7.22% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 13 14
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£300 £253 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.81% -8.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £234 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £288 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.65 £18.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-32.53% +4.16%
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
334 291 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.99% 18.54% 18.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 159 181
Average daily rate £380 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £410 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 13
Average hourly rate £13.20 £14.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.50% +1.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £45.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
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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
Leeds +23 34 £300 +26.31% 5
Bradford +3 3 £328 +37.89% 1
Huddersfield -4 1 - - 2
Wakefield - - - -
Wetherby - - - -
Bingley - - - -
CMS
Yorkshire

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 25 (36.23%) HTML
1 25 (36.23%) CSS
2 23 (33.33%) .NET
3 22 (31.88%) C#
4 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET
5 20 (28.99%) JavaScript
6 18 (26.09%) Sitecore CMS
6 18 (26.09%) Sitecore
7 17 (24.64%) MVC
8 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
9 13 (18.84%) jQuery
10 12 (17.39%) Content Management
10 12 (17.39%) Web Services
11 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
11 11 (15.94%) WCF
12 10 (14.49%) Intranet
12 10 (14.49%) HTML5
13 9 (13.04%) CSS3
13 9 (13.04%) Finance
13 9 (13.04%) XHTML
13 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (11.59%) Advertising
14 8 (11.59%) SharePoint
14 8 (11.59%) Visual Studio
14 8 (11.59%) SQL
15 7 (10.14%) PHP
15 7 (10.14%) Java
15 7 (10.14%) E-Commerce
15 7 (10.14%) Workflow
15 7 (10.14%) Kofax

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 18 (26.09%) Sitecore CMS
2 8 (11.59%) SharePoint
3 7 (10.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (5.80%) WordPress
6 3 (4.35%) Umbraco
6 3 (4.35%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.90%) LiveLink
7 2 (2.90%) Drupal
8 1 (1.45%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Photoshop
1 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) InfoPath
2 2 (2.90%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) Intranet
2 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.14%) EDRMS
3 6 (8.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (4.35%) Subversion
3 2 (2.90%) JIRA
3 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.90%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.90%) Bazaar
4 1 (1.45%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.45%) MSTest
4 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.45%) Selenium
General
1 9 (13.04%) Finance
2 8 (11.59%) Advertising
3 7 (10.14%) Marketing
4 3 (4.35%) Local Government
5 2 (2.90%) Back Office
6 1 (1.45%) Games
6 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (57.97%) Developer
2 11 (15.94%) Web Developer
3 8 (11.59%) .NET Developer
4 7 (10.14%) C# Developer
4 7 (10.14%) Analyst
5 6 (8.70%) PHP Developer
5 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (8.70%) SharePoint Developer
5 6 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (8.70%) CMS Developer
5 6 (8.70%) Designer
5 6 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Web Designer
6 5 (7.25%) Sitecore Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (5.80%) C# Web Developer
7 4 (5.80%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.90%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (36.23%) HTML
1 25 (36.23%) CSS
2 23 (33.33%) .NET
3 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET
4 13 (18.84%) jQuery
5 12 (17.39%) Web Services
6 11 (15.94%) WCF
7 10 (14.49%) HTML5
8 9 (13.04%) CSS3
8 9 (13.04%) XHTML
9 7 (10.14%) WF
10 6 (8.70%) SOAP
11 5 (7.25%) RESTful
12 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (5.80%) XML
13 3 (4.35%) Symfony
13 3 (4.35%) Flash
14 2 (2.90%) Dojo
14 2 (2.90%) MooTools
14 2 (2.90%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.90%) N-Tier
1 2 (2.90%) W3C
1 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
1 2 (2.90%) Statistics
1 2 (2.90%) Social Media
2 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.45%) Blog
2 1 (1.45%) iPhone
2 1 (1.45%) IVR
2 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.90%) UNIX
2 1 (1.45%) Android
2 1 (1.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.64%) MVC
2 12 (17.39%) Content Management
3 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (10.14%) E-Commerce
4 7 (10.14%) Workflow
5 6 (8.70%) Migration
6 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.80%) SOA
7 4 (5.80%) Web Design
7 4 (5.80%) Unit Testing
7 4 (5.80%) Online Marketing
8 3 (4.35%) CMMI
8 3 (4.35%) B2B
8 3 (4.35%) B2C
8 3 (4.35%) Project Management
8 3 (4.35%) OO
8 3 (4.35%) SEO
9 2 (2.90%) ITIL
9 2 (2.90%) Service Management
9 2 (2.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.88%) C#
2 20 (28.99%) JavaScript
3 8 (11.59%) SQL
4 7 (10.14%) PHP
4 7 (10.14%) Java
5 6 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.80%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.35%) PHP5
8 2 (2.90%) Erlang
8 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.45%) Ruby
9 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) ISEB
3 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) SLA
1 2 (2.90%) COBIT
2 1 (1.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.45%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 18 (26.09%) Sitecore
2 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.14%) Kofax
4 4 (5.80%) Open Text
5 3 (4.35%) RedDot
5 3 (4.35%) EPiServer
5 3 (4.35%) Adobe
6 2 (2.90%) Avaya
6 2 (2.90%) Perforce
6 2 (2.90%) FatWire
7 1 (1.45%) Appcelerator
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
West Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago