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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 80 76 60
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Contract jobs citing CMS 37 27 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.84% 1.53% 2.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.58% 8.21% 13.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 17
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £223 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £475 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.58 £22.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+67.00% +50.00%
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
431 329 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.44% 18.60% 18.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 202 124
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 5
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.00 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -43.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £10.75 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £20.00 £68.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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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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 -19 15 £295 -9.23% 7
Bradford - 11 £275 - 1
Halifax - 1 - - 2
CMS
Yorkshire

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 40 (70.18%) .NET
2 39 (68.42%) MVC
3 38 (66.67%) HTML
3 38 (66.67%) CSS
4 37 (64.91%) C#
4 37 (64.91%) JavaScript
5 31 (54.39%) SQL Server
5 31 (54.39%) ASP.NET
6 29 (50.88%) jQuery
7 26 (45.61%) WCF
8 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (33.33%) Web Services
11 17 (29.82%) Umbraco
12 14 (24.56%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (22.81%) Web Development
14 11 (19.30%) EPiServer
15 10 (17.54%) PHP
16 9 (15.79%) MySQL
16 9 (15.79%) CSS3
17 8 (14.04%) XML
18 7 (12.28%) N-Tier
18 7 (12.28%) .NET Framework
18 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2005
18 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2008
18 7 (12.28%) Git (software)
18 7 (12.28%) HTML5
18 7 (12.28%) AngularJS
19 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
19 6 (10.53%) Entity Framework

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 17 (29.82%) Umbraco
2 6 (10.53%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (8.77%) Kentico
3 5 (8.77%) EPiServer CMS
4 4 (7.02%) Drupal
5 3 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Sitefinity
7 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.75%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.75%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (54.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.79%) MySQL
3 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (12.28%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.51%) Grunt
3 2 (3.51%) Bower
3 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.51%) Subversion
4 1 (1.75%) Maven
4 1 (1.75%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.75%) NUnit
4 1 (1.75%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.75%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.75%) Moq
4 1 (1.75%) Bazaar
4 1 (1.75%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.75%) NSubstitute
4 1 (1.75%) JUnit
General
1 6 (10.53%) Marketing
2 2 (3.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 51 (89.47%) Developer
2 29 (50.88%) Web Developer
3 21 (36.84%) .NET Developer
4 13 (22.81%) .NET Web Developer
5 12 (21.05%) C# Developer
5 12 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (17.54%) C# Web Developer
7 8 (14.04%) Applications Developer
8 7 (12.28%) Web Applications Developer
8 7 (12.28%) C# Application Developer
8 7 (12.28%) .NET Applications Developer
9 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (8.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (8.77%) PHP Developer
10 3 (5.26%) PHP Web Developer
10 3 (5.26%) CMS Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Senior Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Analyst
10 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
10 3 (5.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (70.18%) .NET
2 38 (66.67%) HTML
2 38 (66.67%) CSS
3 31 (54.39%) ASP.NET
4 29 (50.88%) jQuery
5 26 (45.61%) WCF
6 25 (43.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (33.33%) Web Services
8 9 (15.79%) CSS3
9 8 (14.04%) XML
10 7 (12.28%) .NET Framework
10 7 (12.28%) HTML5
10 7 (12.28%) AngularJS
11 6 (10.53%) Entity Framework
12 4 (7.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (5.26%) Sass
13 3 (5.26%) JSR 170
14 2 (3.51%) SOAP
14 2 (3.51%) NHibernate
14 2 (3.51%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.51%) Open Source
2 2 (3.51%) User Experience
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Linux
1 2 (3.51%) Android
1 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (68.42%) MVC
2 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.81%) Web Development
4 6 (10.53%) Unit Testing
4 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 4 (7.02%) Content Management
5 4 (7.02%) OO
5 4 (7.02%) CRM
6 3 (5.26%) Web Design
7 2 (3.51%) Scrum
7 2 (3.51%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.51%) TDD
7 2 (3.51%) Waterfall
7 2 (3.51%) Android Development
7 2 (3.51%) iOS Development
7 2 (3.51%) Coaching
7 2 (3.51%) Mobile Development
8 1 (1.75%) Kanban
8 1 (1.75%) OWASP
8 1 (1.75%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 37 (64.91%) JavaScript
1 37 (64.91%) C#
2 10 (17.54%) PHP
3 4 (7.02%) Java
4 2 (3.51%) SQL
5 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) EPiServer
2 6 (10.53%) Sitecore
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.51%) OpenText
5 1 (1.75%) KANA
5 1 (1.75%) Google
5 1 (1.75%) Kofax
5 1 (1.75%) Vignette
5 1 (1.75%) IBM
5 1 (1.75%) Ektron
5 1 (1.75%) F5
5 1 (1.75%) Twitter