The first table below looks at the demand for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Yorkshire region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 67 88 95
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +7
Contract jobs citing CMS 47 25 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.02% 1.19% 1.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.18% 6.61% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 16 23
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £238 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £313 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.65 £22.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-42.50% +22.22%
Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
386 378 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.62% 18.04% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 186 251
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 23 31
Average hourly rate £21.75 £23.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +16.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £41.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
CMS
England

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMS across the Yorkshire region.

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Yorkshire region.

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Yorkshire +17 37 £300 +18.81% 16
South Yorkshire +6 6 £288 -17.85% 6
North Yorkshire - - - - 3
East Yorkshire - - - -
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 32 (36.78%) HTML
2 31 (35.63%) CSS
3 28 (32.18%) C#
3 28 (32.18%) .NET
4 25 (28.74%) JavaScript
4 25 (28.74%) MVC
5 20 (22.99%) SQL Server
5 20 (22.99%) ASP.NET
6 17 (19.54%) Sitecore CMS
6 17 (19.54%) Sitecore
7 16 (18.39%) jQuery
7 16 (18.39%) Content Management
8 15 (17.24%) Java
8 15 (17.24%) WCF
9 14 (16.09%) MySQL
10 13 (14.94%) Visual Studio
11 12 (13.79%) Web Services
12 11 (12.64%) HTML5
13 10 (11.49%) CSS3
13 10 (11.49%) Tomcat
13 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
13 10 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (10.34%) PHP
15 8 (9.20%) XHTML
15 8 (9.20%) E-Commerce
15 8 (9.20%) Intranet
15 8 (9.20%) Internet
15 8 (9.20%) Finance
16 7 (8.05%) Advertising
16 7 (8.05%) Migration

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (19.54%) Sitecore CMS
2 10 (11.49%) Tomcat
3 7 (8.05%) Apache
3 7 (8.05%) Umbraco
3 7 (8.05%) Magnolia
4 6 (6.90%) WordPress
5 5 (5.75%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (5.75%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.60%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (4.60%) WebLogic
7 3 (3.45%) Drupal
8 1 (1.15%) Node.js
8 1 (1.15%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.75%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.30%) MS Project
4 1 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.20%) Intranet
1 8 (9.20%) Internet
2 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.99%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.09%) MySQL
3 7 (8.05%) Jackrabbit
4 4 (4.60%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (14.94%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.05%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.90%) Hudson
4 3 (3.45%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.30%) JIRA
5 2 (2.30%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.15%) NUnit
6 1 (1.15%) Subversion
6 1 (1.15%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (1.15%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.15%) Moq
6 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.15%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.15%) NSubstitute
General
1 8 (9.20%) Finance
2 7 (8.05%) Advertising
3 6 (6.90%) Marketing
4 3 (3.45%) Local Government
5 2 (2.30%) Back Office
6 1 (1.15%) Games
6 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (56.32%) Developer
2 13 (14.94%) .NET Developer
3 10 (11.49%) Web Developer
4 8 (9.20%) Administrator
5 7 (8.05%) C# Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (6.90%) Sitecore Developer
6 6 (6.90%) CMS Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Designer
6 6 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (6.90%) PHP Developer
7 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (5.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.60%) C# Web Developer
8 4 (4.60%) SharePoint Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Web Designer
8 4 (4.60%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (36.78%) HTML
2 31 (35.63%) CSS
3 28 (32.18%) .NET
4 20 (22.99%) ASP.NET
5 16 (18.39%) jQuery
6 15 (17.24%) WCF
7 12 (13.79%) Web Services
8 11 (12.64%) HTML5
9 10 (11.49%) CSS3
10 8 (9.20%) XHTML
11 7 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (6.90%) RESTful
12 6 (6.90%) XML
12 6 (6.90%) SOAP
13 5 (5.75%) WPF
13 5 (5.75%) Silverlight
14 4 (4.60%) WF
15 3 (3.45%) Hibernate
15 3 (3.45%) Symfony
15 3 (3.45%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
1 3 (3.45%) N-Tier
1 3 (3.45%) Statistics
2 2 (2.30%) Copywriting
2 2 (2.30%) Social Media
2 2 (2.30%) W3C
3 1 (1.15%) IVR
3 1 (1.15%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.15%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.15%) Open Source
3 1 (1.15%) iPhone
3 1 (1.15%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.05%) Linux
2 6 (6.90%) Debian
3 3 (3.45%) UNIX
4 1 (1.15%) Windows
4 1 (1.15%) Android
4 1 (1.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.74%) MVC
2 16 (18.39%) Content Management
3 10 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (9.20%) E-Commerce
5 7 (8.05%) Migration
5 7 (8.05%) Web Development
6 6 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (5.75%) Workflow
7 5 (5.75%) Software Engineering
7 5 (5.75%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.60%) ITIL
8 4 (4.60%) OO
8 4 (4.60%) Project Management
8 4 (4.60%) SOA
8 4 (4.60%) TDD
8 4 (4.60%) Web Design
9 3 (3.45%) SEO
9 3 (3.45%) CMMI
9 3 (3.45%) B2B
9 3 (3.45%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 28 (32.18%) C#
2 25 (28.74%) JavaScript
3 15 (17.24%) Java
4 9 (10.34%) PHP
5 6 (6.90%) SQL
6 5 (5.75%) XAML
7 4 (4.60%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.45%) PHP5
9 2 (2.30%) Erlang
9 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.15%) Ruby
10 1 (1.15%) VB
10 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (4.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) SLA
1 3 (3.45%) COBIT
2 2 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.30%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (8.05%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.15%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 17 (19.54%) Sitecore
2 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.60%) Kofax
5 3 (3.45%) FatWire
5 3 (3.45%) Perforce
5 3 (3.45%) Adobe
5 3 (3.45%) EPiServer
6 2 (2.30%) Avaya
6 2 (2.30%) Open Text
6 2 (2.30%) VMware
7 1 (1.15%) RedDot
7 1 (1.15%) Sony
7 1 (1.15%) Cisco
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle
7 1 (1.15%) Twitter
7 1 (1.15%) Appcelerator
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Gradcore Ltd
Rate: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £neg on experience
Posted: 24 days ago