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 November 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 72 89 75
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Contract jobs citing CMS 31 6 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.74% 0.39% 1.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.28% 2.10% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 9
Average daily rate
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£275 £218 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.43% -27.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.29 £11.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+48.09% -42.10%
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
334 286 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.76% 18.62% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 161 190
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 8
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.75 £22.50 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.15 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.78% -9.73%

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 November 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 November 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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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
Leeds +3 18 £300 +37.93% 9
Bradford - 4 £350 - 1
Castleford - - - -
Halifax - - - -
Otley - - - - 1
Wakefield - - - -
Wetherby - - - - 1
CMS
Yorkshire

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 40 (52.63%) HTML
2 38 (50.00%) CSS
3 34 (44.74%) ASP.NET
3 34 (44.74%) JavaScript
3 34 (44.74%) .NET
4 30 (39.47%) MVC
5 28 (36.84%) C#
5 28 (36.84%) jQuery
6 21 (27.63%) Sitecore CMS
6 21 (27.63%) Sitecore
7 20 (26.32%) WCF
7 20 (26.32%) SQL Server
7 20 (26.32%) Web Services
8 18 (23.68%) CSS3
9 15 (19.74%) SQL
9 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (19.74%) Subversion
9 15 (19.74%) Content Management
9 15 (19.74%) HTML5
10 13 (17.11%) XHTML
11 12 (15.79%) MySQL
11 12 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (13.16%) Photoshop
12 10 (13.16%) Git (software)
13 9 (11.84%) PHP
13 9 (11.84%) Migration
13 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (10.53%) Finance
14 8 (10.53%) E-Commerce

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 21 (27.63%) Sitecore CMS
2 7 (9.21%) Kentico
3 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.95%) Umbraco
5 3 (3.95%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.63%) EPiServer CMS
6 2 (2.63%) LiveLink
7 1 (1.32%) WordPress
7 1 (1.32%) Drupal
7 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (13.16%) Photoshop
2 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.63%) MS Project
3 2 (2.63%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Magento
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.63%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) Intranet
2 4 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.79%) MySQL
3 5 (6.58%) RDBMS
3 5 (6.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (6.58%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.58%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.58%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.58%) RavenDB
4 4 (5.26%) EDRMS
5 2 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 15 (19.74%) Subversion
2 12 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (13.16%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.58%) Dreamweaver
4 5 (6.58%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 5 (6.58%) LLBLGen Pro
5 4 (5.26%) Bazaar
5 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
5 4 (5.26%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.32%) Selenium
6 1 (1.32%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.32%) MSTest
General
1 8 (10.53%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Advertising
3 5 (6.58%) Marketing
4 1 (1.32%) Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 46 (60.53%) Developer
2 16 (21.05%) Web Developer
3 14 (18.42%) .NET Developer
4 8 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 8 (10.53%) Designer
5 7 (9.21%) C# Developer
5 7 (9.21%) Sitecore Developer
6 6 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Web Designer
6 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (7.89%) PHP Developer
6 6 (7.89%) .NET Web Developer
6 6 (7.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (3.95%) ScrumMaster
8 3 (3.95%) CMS Developer
8 3 (3.95%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Web Editor
8 3 (3.95%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (52.63%) HTML
2 38 (50.00%) CSS
3 34 (44.74%) ASP.NET
3 34 (44.74%) .NET
4 28 (36.84%) jQuery
5 20 (26.32%) WCF
5 20 (26.32%) Web Services
6 18 (23.68%) CSS3
7 15 (19.74%) HTML5
8 13 (17.11%) XHTML
9 10 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (7.89%) XML
11 5 (6.58%) JSON
11 5 (6.58%) NHibernate
11 5 (6.58%) Flash
11 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (6.58%) Dapper ORM
11 5 (6.58%) Sencha Touch
12 4 (5.26%) Dojo
12 4 (5.26%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.58%) iPhone
2 5 (6.58%) W3C
2 5 (6.58%) User Experience
2 5 (6.58%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.63%) Open Source
4 1 (1.32%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.89%) Android
2 5 (6.58%) Windows Mobile
2 5 (6.58%) Windows
3 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (39.47%) MVC
2 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (19.74%) Content Management
3 9 (11.84%) Migration
4 8 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 7 (9.21%) Web Development
6 6 (7.89%) Mentoring
6 6 (7.89%) TDD
6 6 (7.89%) Unit Testing
7 5 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (6.58%) Online Marketing
7 5 (6.58%) Scrum
7 5 (6.58%) CMMI
7 5 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.58%) SEO
8 4 (5.26%) Workflow
8 4 (5.26%) B2B
8 4 (5.26%) B2C
8 4 (5.26%) Web Design
9 3 (3.95%) OO
Programming Languages
1 34 (44.74%) JavaScript
2 28 (36.84%) C#
3 15 (19.74%) SQL
4 9 (11.84%) PHP
5 6 (7.89%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.63%) PHP5
8 1 (1.32%) Erlang
8 1 (1.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (2.63%) ISEB
2 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (27.63%) Sitecore
2 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.89%) Oracle
4 5 (6.58%) Adobe
4 5 (6.58%) Open Text
4 5 (6.58%) Sencha
4 5 (6.58%) Appcelerator
5 4 (5.26%) Kofax
5 4 (5.26%) RedDot
6 3 (3.95%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.32%) Avaya
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