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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 62 86 88
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +2
Contract jobs citing CMS 41 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.43% 0.67% 0.96%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.85% 3.97% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 5 5
Average daily rate
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£300 £230 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £216 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £345 £360
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 £14.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+14.31% -20.83%
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
346 252 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.53% 16.94% 18.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 152 165
Average daily rate £363 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £170 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 11 9
Average hourly rate £10.50 £19.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +28.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +11 24 £275 +19.56% 12
Bradford - 7 £350 -
Huddersfield - 1 £188 - 3
Castleford - - - -
Halifax - - - - 1
Wakefield - - - -
CMS
Yorkshire

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 38 (49.35%) HTML
1 38 (49.35%) CSS
2 31 (40.26%) .NET
3 30 (38.96%) ASP.NET
4 29 (37.66%) JavaScript
5 28 (36.36%) MVC
6 27 (35.06%) C#
7 23 (29.87%) jQuery
8 19 (24.68%) Sitecore CMS
8 19 (24.68%) Sitecore
9 18 (23.38%) SQL Server
10 17 (22.08%) Web Services
10 17 (22.08%) WCF
11 15 (19.48%) CSS3
12 14 (18.18%) XHTML
12 14 (18.18%) SQL
12 14 (18.18%) Content Management
13 13 (16.88%) HTML5
14 12 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (15.58%) Subversion
15 10 (12.99%) Photoshop
15 10 (12.99%) MySQL
15 10 (12.99%) Team Foundation Server
16 9 (11.69%) Advertising
16 9 (11.69%) Migration
16 9 (11.69%) Finance
16 9 (11.69%) Marketing
17 8 (10.39%) E-Commerce
17 8 (10.39%) Git (software)
17 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 19 (24.68%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (6.49%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.49%) Kentico
3 4 (5.19%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (5.19%) WordPress
4 3 (3.90%) Umbraco
4 3 (3.90%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.60%) LiveLink
5 2 (2.60%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.60%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Photoshop
2 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.60%) InfoPath
3 2 (2.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.60%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.60%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) Intranet
2 3 (3.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.38%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.99%) MySQL
3 5 (6.49%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.49%) RDBMS
3 5 (6.49%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.49%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.49%) RavenDB
3 5 (6.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (5.19%) EDRMS
5 2 (2.60%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 12 (15.58%) Subversion
2 10 (12.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (10.39%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.49%) Dreamweaver
4 5 (6.49%) Visual Studio
4 5 (6.49%) LLBLGen Pro
4 5 (6.49%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 3 (3.90%) Bazaar
5 3 (3.90%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.30%) MSTest
6 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.30%) JIRA
6 1 (1.30%) Selenium
6 1 (1.30%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (11.69%) Finance
1 9 (11.69%) Advertising
1 9 (11.69%) Marketing
2 2 (2.60%) Back Office
3 1 (1.30%) Banking
3 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (59.74%) Developer
2 15 (19.48%) Web Developer
3 12 (15.58%) .NET Developer
4 8 (10.39%) C# Developer
4 8 (10.39%) Designer
5 7 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (7.79%) PHP Developer
6 6 (7.79%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.79%) Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) Web Designer
6 6 (7.79%) Sitecore Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (6.49%) C# Web Developer
7 5 (6.49%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Web Editor
8 3 (3.90%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.90%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (49.35%) HTML
1 38 (49.35%) CSS
2 31 (40.26%) .NET
3 30 (38.96%) ASP.NET
4 23 (29.87%) jQuery
5 17 (22.08%) Web Services
5 17 (22.08%) WCF
6 15 (19.48%) CSS3
7 14 (18.18%) XHTML
8 13 (16.88%) HTML5
9 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (6.49%) Dapper ORM
10 5 (6.49%) Sencha Touch
10 5 (6.49%) XML
10 5 (6.49%) NHibernate
10 5 (6.49%) JSON
10 5 (6.49%) Flash
11 4 (5.19%) WF
12 3 (3.90%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.49%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.49%) User Experience
2 5 (6.49%) W3C
2 5 (6.49%) iPhone
3 2 (2.60%) Social Media
4 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.30%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.30%) IVR
4 1 (1.30%) Statistics
4 1 (1.30%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.49%) Windows
1 5 (6.49%) Windows Mobile
1 5 (6.49%) Android
2 1 (1.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.36%) MVC
2 14 (18.18%) Content Management
3 12 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (11.69%) Migration
5 8 (10.39%) E-Commerce
6 7 (9.09%) TDD
7 6 (7.79%) Online Marketing
7 6 (7.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.49%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.49%) SEO
8 5 (6.49%) CMMI
8 5 (6.49%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.19%) Workflow
9 4 (5.19%) Web Development
9 4 (5.19%) Scrum
9 4 (5.19%) SOA
9 4 (5.19%) B2B
9 4 (5.19%) B2C
10 3 (3.90%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (37.66%) JavaScript
2 27 (35.06%) C#
3 14 (18.18%) SQL
4 7 (9.09%) PHP
5 5 (6.49%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.90%) PHP5
6 3 (3.90%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.60%) Erlang
7 2 (2.60%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.60%) Java
8 1 (1.30%) Ruby
8 1 (1.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.60%) ISEB
1 2 (2.60%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) SLA
1 1 (1.30%) COBIT
1 1 (1.30%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.30%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 19 (24.68%) Sitecore
2 7 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.79%) Oracle
4 5 (6.49%) Adobe
4 5 (6.49%) Sencha
4 5 (6.49%) Appcelerator
4 5 (6.49%) Open Text
5 4 (5.19%) RedDot
5 4 (5.19%) EPiServer
5 4 (5.19%) Kofax
6 2 (2.60%) Avaya
7 1 (1.30%) Perforce
7 1 (1.30%) FatWire
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