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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 83 93 61
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -32
Contract jobs citing CMS 21 8 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.24% 0.52% 2.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.56% 3.07% 10.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 18
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £210 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £350 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.58 £15.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+43.86% -26.82%
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
320 261 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.96% 16.86% 21.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 148 167
Average daily rate £360 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.40 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.59 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -0.48%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 +1 10 £350 - 8
Bradford -3 3 - - 1
Castleford - - - -
Dewsbury - - - -
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - - 6
Otley - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Wetherby - - - - 3
CMS
Yorkshire

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 39 (65.00%) HTML
2 37 (61.67%) .NET
2 37 (61.67%) ASP.NET
2 37 (61.67%) CSS
3 36 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 32 (53.33%) C#
4 32 (53.33%) MVC
5 28 (46.67%) jQuery
6 24 (40.00%) WCF
7 21 (35.00%) SQL Server
7 21 (35.00%) Web Services
8 19 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (25.00%) CSS3
11 14 (23.33%) Subversion
12 13 (21.67%) Sitecore CMS
12 13 (21.67%) Sitecore
12 13 (21.67%) SQL
13 12 (20.00%) MySQL
13 12 (20.00%) HTML5
14 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
15 9 (15.00%) Kentico
15 9 (15.00%) Content Management
15 9 (15.00%) XML
16 8 (13.33%) XHTML
16 8 (13.33%) Unit Testing
16 8 (13.33%) Umbraco
16 8 (13.33%) Mentoring
17 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 13 (21.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (15.00%) Kentico
3 8 (13.33%) Umbraco
4 4 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (3.33%) LiveLink
6 2 (3.33%) Drupal
6 2 (3.33%) Sitefinity
6 2 (3.33%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (1.67%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (1.67%) DNN
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.00%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) Intranet
2 3 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.00%) MySQL
3 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 5 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.33%) RavenDB
3 5 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (6.67%) EDRMS
5 2 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 16 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (23.33%) Subversion
3 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (8.33%) LLBLGen Pro
4 5 (8.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio
5 4 (6.67%) Mercurial
5 4 (6.67%) Bazaar
6 3 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.67%) Selenium
7 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.67%) MSTest
General
1 4 (6.67%) Finance
1 4 (6.67%) Advertising
2 3 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (78.33%) Developer
2 20 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 18 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 8 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 8 (13.33%) .NET Web Developer
5 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (11.67%) C# Developer
5 7 (11.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (11.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Sitecore Developer
6 5 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
7 4 (6.67%) PHP Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Designer
8 3 (5.00%) ScrumMaster
8 3 (5.00%) PHP Web Developer
8 3 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Web Designer
8 3 (5.00%) Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (65.00%) HTML
2 37 (61.67%) .NET
2 37 (61.67%) ASP.NET
2 37 (61.67%) CSS
3 28 (46.67%) jQuery
4 24 (40.00%) WCF
5 21 (35.00%) Web Services
6 15 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (25.00%) CSS3
7 12 (20.00%) HTML5
8 9 (15.00%) XML
9 8 (13.33%) XHTML
10 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (10.00%) JSON
12 5 (8.33%) NHibernate
12 5 (8.33%) Dapper ORM
12 5 (8.33%) Sencha Touch
13 4 (6.67%) MooTools
13 4 (6.67%) Ext JS
13 4 (6.67%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.33%) User Experience
2 5 (8.33%) iPhone
3 4 (6.67%) W3C
4 2 (3.33%) Open Source
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Android
2 5 (8.33%) Windows
2 5 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (53.33%) MVC
2 19 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (15.00%) Content Management
4 8 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 8 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 7 (11.67%) Web Development
6 5 (8.33%) TDD
6 5 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (8.33%) CRM
7 4 (6.67%) CMMI
7 4 (6.67%) Workflow
7 4 (6.67%) Migration
7 4 (6.67%) Scrum
7 4 (6.67%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.00%) SEO
8 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.00%) Coaching
8 3 (5.00%) Online Marketing
9 2 (3.33%) SOA
9 2 (3.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 36 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 32 (53.33%) C#
3 13 (21.67%) SQL
4 7 (11.67%) PHP
5 4 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.33%) Java
8 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) ISEB
2 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (21.67%) Sitecore
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.33%) Sencha
3 5 (8.33%) Appcelerator
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle
4 4 (6.67%) Kofax
4 4 (6.67%) Open Text
5 3 (5.00%) RedDot
5 3 (5.00%) EPiServer
5 3 (5.00%) Adobe
6 1 (1.67%) Ektron
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