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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 87 51 45
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -6
Contract jobs citing CMS 33 82 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.78% 3.61% 3.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.11% 16.37% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 53 40
Median daily rate £400 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £286 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £328 £305
% change year-on-year
+16.03% +7.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £37.04 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.47 £36.67 £18.78
% change year-on-year
-44.18% +95.28%
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
297 501 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.03% 22.04% 20.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 313 210
Median daily rate £420 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 20
Median hourly rate £22.88 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £12.20 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -36 20 £325 - 6
Halifax - 4 £420 -
CMS
Yorkshire

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 33 (53.23%) JavaScript
2 30 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (46.77%) HTML
3 29 (46.77%) CSS
4 24 (38.71%) Sitecore CMS
4 24 (38.71%) Sitecore
5 23 (37.10%) .NET
6 22 (35.48%) Workflow
7 18 (29.03%) Scrum
7 18 (29.03%) PHP
8 17 (27.42%) HTML5
9 16 (25.81%) CSS3
10 15 (24.19%) ASP.NET
10 15 (24.19%) User Experience
11 14 (22.58%) Content Management
11 14 (22.58%) jQuery
11 14 (22.58%) Drupal
12 12 (19.35%) Apache Solr
12 12 (19.35%) C#
13 11 (17.74%) Marketing
14 10 (16.13%) Web Development
14 10 (16.13%) Varnish
14 10 (16.13%) MVC
14 10 (16.13%) SEO
14 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (16.13%) Drush
14 10 (16.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
14 10 (16.13%) Software Delivery
15 9 (14.52%) LDAP

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 24 (38.71%) Sitecore CMS
2 14 (22.58%) Drupal
3 12 (19.35%) Apache Solr
4 4 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (6.45%) WordPress
5 2 (3.23%) Magnolia
6 1 (1.61%) Confluence
6 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Photoshop
2 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (9.68%) MS Project
3 2 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.52%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.45%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.84%) MySQL
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Grunt
1 3 (4.84%) gulp
2 2 (3.23%) JIRA
2 2 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (17.74%) Marketing
2 7 (11.29%) Legal
3 3 (4.84%) Finance
4 1 (1.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (80.65%) Developer
2 14 (22.58%) Drupal Developer
3 13 (20.97%) Sitecore Developer
4 9 (14.52%) Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (14.52%) PHP Developer
5 8 (12.90%) Business Analyst
6 7 (11.29%) .NET Developer
6 7 (11.29%) Web Developer
7 6 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (9.68%) C# Developer
8 5 (8.06%) CMS Developer
8 5 (8.06%) HTML CSS Developer
8 5 (8.06%) HTML Developer
8 5 (8.06%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 3 (4.84%) Programmer
11 2 (3.23%) .NET Web Developer
11 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.77%) CSS
1 29 (46.77%) HTML
2 23 (37.10%) .NET
3 17 (27.42%) HTML5
4 16 (25.81%) CSS3
5 15 (24.19%) ASP.NET
6 14 (22.58%) jQuery
7 10 (16.13%) Drush
7 10 (16.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (14.52%) SAML
9 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (8.06%) Sass
11 4 (6.45%) Ajax
11 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (6.45%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (4.84%) AngularJS
12 3 (4.84%) React
13 2 (3.23%) .NET Framework
13 2 (3.23%) Entity Framework
13 2 (3.23%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) User Experience
2 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (14.52%) N-Tier
4 7 (11.29%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.61%) NHS
7 1 (1.61%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (35.48%) Workflow
3 18 (29.03%) Scrum
4 14 (22.58%) Content Management
5 10 (16.13%) MVC
5 10 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (16.13%) SEO
5 10 (16.13%) Software Delivery
5 10 (16.13%) Web Development
6 9 (14.52%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (12.90%) High Availability
7 8 (12.90%) Project Management
8 7 (11.29%) Business Transformation
8 7 (11.29%) Wireframes
9 6 (9.68%) DSDM
9 6 (9.68%) Front End Development
9 6 (9.68%) Process Improvement
9 6 (9.68%) Requirements Management
9 6 (9.68%) Validation
10 5 (8.06%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 33 (53.23%) JavaScript
2 18 (29.03%) PHP
3 12 (19.35%) C#
4 6 (9.68%) C
5 5 (8.06%) SQL
6 4 (6.45%) Java
6 4 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.61%) ES6
7 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) QA
System Software
1 10 (16.13%) Varnish
2 2 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 24 (38.71%) Sitecore
2 2 (3.23%) Adobe
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.61%) Progress
3 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com