The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 80 95 91
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing CMS 48 22 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.87% 0.98% 1.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.43% 5.37% 6.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 8 14
Average daily rate
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£300 £228 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.86% -32.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £323 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.29 £11.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+48.09% -38.88%
CMS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
509 410 510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.87% 18.31% 20.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 233 241
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 26 27
Average hourly rate £10.75 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.64% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £11.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

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 30 October 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 30 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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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 +15 39 £300 +30.43% 21
South Yorkshire +3 4 £300 +33.33% 4
North Yorkshire -4 4 £323 - 6
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 42 (45.16%) HTML
2 41 (44.09%) CSS
3 36 (38.71%) JavaScript
4 34 (36.56%) .NET
5 33 (35.48%) MVC
6 32 (34.41%) ASP.NET
7 30 (32.26%) C#
8 27 (29.03%) jQuery
9 21 (22.58%) SQL Server
10 19 (20.43%) Web Services
10 19 (20.43%) Content Management
10 19 (20.43%) Sitecore CMS
10 19 (20.43%) Sitecore
11 18 (19.35%) WCF
11 18 (19.35%) MySQL
12 17 (18.28%) CSS3
13 16 (17.20%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (17.20%) SQL
14 15 (16.13%) HTML5
15 14 (15.05%) XHTML
16 13 (13.98%) Subversion
17 12 (12.90%) Git (software)
18 11 (11.83%) Java
19 10 (10.75%) Photoshop
19 10 (10.75%) Internet
19 10 (10.75%) Team Foundation Server
20 9 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
20 9 (9.68%) XML
20 9 (9.68%) Finance
20 9 (9.68%) Migration

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 19 (20.43%) Sitecore CMS
2 8 (8.60%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.45%) Apache
3 6 (6.45%) Kentico
3 6 (6.45%) Magnolia
4 5 (5.38%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.30%) LiveLink
5 4 (4.30%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (4.30%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (4.30%) Umbraco
6 3 (3.23%) EPiServer CMS
6 3 (3.23%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.15%) Drupal
8 1 (1.08%) nginx
8 1 (1.08%) Jetty
8 1 (1.08%) WordPress
8 1 (1.08%) Node.js
8 1 (1.08%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (10.75%) Photoshop
2 5 (5.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.15%) MS Project
3 2 (2.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.08%) Magento
1 1 (1.08%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.15%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.75%) Internet
2 6 (6.45%) Intranet
3 1 (1.08%) HTTP
3 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 18 (19.35%) MySQL
3 6 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.38%) Jackrabbit
4 5 (5.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (5.38%) RavenDB
4 5 (5.38%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.38%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.38%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.30%) EDRMS
6 2 (2.15%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 13 (13.98%) Subversion
2 12 (12.90%) Git (software)
3 10 (10.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (7.53%) Visual Studio
5 5 (5.38%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 5 (5.38%) LLBLGen Pro
5 5 (5.38%) Dreamweaver
6 4 (4.30%) Hudson
7 3 (3.23%) Mercurial
7 3 (3.23%) Bazaar
8 2 (2.15%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.15%) JIRA
9 1 (1.08%) Selenium
9 1 (1.08%) MSTest
9 1 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.08%) Gradle
9 1 (1.08%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.08%) Ant
General
1 9 (9.68%) Finance
2 6 (6.45%) Advertising
2 6 (6.45%) Marketing
3 2 (2.15%) Back Office
4 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (55.91%) Developer
2 17 (18.28%) Web Developer
3 12 (12.90%) .NET Developer
4 9 (9.68%) C# Developer
5 8 (8.60%) Analyst
5 8 (8.60%) Designer
6 7 (7.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (7.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (7.53%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.45%) PHP Developer
7 6 (6.45%) Web Designer
7 6 (6.45%) Sitecore Developer
8 5 (5.38%) C# Web Developer
8 5 (5.38%) .NET Web Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.38%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.38%) Administrator
9 4 (4.30%) Test Analyst
9 4 (4.30%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (45.16%) HTML
2 41 (44.09%) CSS
3 34 (36.56%) .NET
4 32 (34.41%) ASP.NET
5 27 (29.03%) jQuery
6 19 (20.43%) Web Services
7 18 (19.35%) WCF
8 17 (18.28%) CSS3
9 15 (16.13%) HTML5
10 14 (15.05%) XHTML
11 9 (9.68%) XML
12 7 (7.53%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 5 (5.38%) NHibernate
14 5 (5.38%) JSON
14 5 (5.38%) Dapper ORM
14 5 (5.38%) Sencha Touch
14 5 (5.38%) Flash
15 4 (4.30%) WF
16 3 (3.23%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.45%) User Experience
3 5 (5.38%) iPhone
3 5 (5.38%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.38%) W3C
4 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.15%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.15%) Social Media
4 2 (2.15%) Statistics
5 1 (1.08%) Blog
5 1 (1.08%) Open Source
5 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.08%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.45%) Windows
1 6 (6.45%) Linux
2 5 (5.38%) Android
2 5 (5.38%) Windows Mobile
2 5 (5.38%) Debian
3 2 (2.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.48%) MVC
2 19 (20.43%) Content Management
3 16 (17.20%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (9.68%) Migration
5 8 (8.60%) TDD
5 8 (8.60%) E-Commerce
5 8 (8.60%) Web Development
6 7 (7.53%) SEO
7 6 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (6.45%) CMMI
7 6 (6.45%) Online Marketing
8 5 (5.38%) Unit Testing
8 5 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.38%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.38%) Scrum
9 4 (4.30%) Workflow
9 4 (4.30%) B2B
9 4 (4.30%) B2C
9 4 (4.30%) SOA
10 3 (3.23%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 36 (38.71%) JavaScript
2 30 (32.26%) C#
3 16 (17.20%) SQL
4 11 (11.83%) Java
5 7 (7.53%) PHP
6 5 (5.38%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.30%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.23%) PHP5
9 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.15%) Erlang
10 1 (1.08%) Python
10 1 (1.08%) VB
10 1 (1.08%) Perl
10 1 (1.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (3.23%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) ISEB
3 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) SLA
2 2 (2.15%) COBIT
2 2 (2.15%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.08%) Corosync
1 1 (1.08%) KVM
1 1 (1.08%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (20.43%) Sitecore
2 7 (7.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.53%) Oracle
2 7 (7.53%) Open Text
3 6 (6.45%) RedDot
4 5 (5.38%) EPiServer
4 5 (5.38%) Sencha
4 5 (5.38%) Appcelerator
4 5 (5.38%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.38%) Adobe
5 4 (4.30%) Kofax
6 2 (2.15%) FatWire
6 2 (2.15%) Perforce
6 2 (2.15%) Avaya
7 1 (1.08%) Percona
7 1 (1.08%) HP
7 1 (1.08%) VMware
West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax
Networx Recruitment
Rate: £18,000 - £20,000
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 9 days ago
York
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + 6 months 7.2 project
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago