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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 87 74 86
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Contract jobs citing CMS 44 35 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.71% 1.70% 1.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.26% 9.72% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 18 20
Average daily rate £313 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.34% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £381 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+3.16% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -24.05%
Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
475 360 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.49% 17.54% 19.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 185 262
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £222 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 18
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.67 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -24 27 £353 +10.31% 21
North Yorkshire +6 10 £300 -14.28% 5
South Yorkshire +4 6 £280 +10.89% 4
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 36 (46.75%) .NET
2 28 (36.36%) C#
3 24 (31.17%) HTML
3 24 (31.17%) CSS
3 24 (31.17%) Microsoft
4 22 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 21 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (23.38%) MVC
7 17 (22.08%) Visual Studio
8 16 (20.78%) Java
8 16 (20.78%) JavaScript
8 16 (20.78%) WCF
9 14 (18.18%) Content Management
10 11 (14.29%) PHP
10 11 (14.29%) Web Services
11 10 (12.99%) SQL
11 10 (12.99%) MySQL
11 10 (12.99%) MS Excel
11 10 (12.99%) jQuery
12 9 (11.69%) UNIX
13 8 (10.39%) OO
13 8 (10.39%) XML
13 8 (10.39%) RDF
13 8 (10.39%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (10.39%) Semantic Web
13 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (10.39%) HTML5
14 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (10.39%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (6.49%) Umbraco
4 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.19%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.90%) Magnolia
5 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.60%) Apache
6 2 (2.60%) WordPress
6 2 (2.60%) Drupal
7 1 (1.30%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (12.99%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.49%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (6.49%) MS Office
3 2 (2.60%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.49%) Intranet
2 2 (2.60%) Internet
3 1 (1.30%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (1.30%) SCCP
3 1 (1.30%) H.323
3 1 (1.30%) BGP
3 1 (1.30%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.30%) MGCP
3 1 (1.30%) ISDN
3 1 (1.30%) VoIP
3 1 (1.30%) RIP
3 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.99%) MySQL
3 7 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.19%) EDRMS
4 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.60%) Jackrabbit
7 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (22.08%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.79%) NUnit
2 6 (7.79%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.79%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (6.49%) Hudson
4 4 (5.19%) Subversion
4 4 (5.19%) Maven
5 3 (3.90%) Moq
5 3 (3.90%) ReSharper
6 2 (2.60%) JMeter
6 2 (2.60%) Selenium
6 2 (2.60%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.60%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.60%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (1.30%) JIRA
7 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.30%) Ant
General
1 5 (6.49%) Marketing
2 4 (5.19%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Local Government
3 3 (3.90%) Advertising
4 1 (1.30%) Czech Language
4 1 (1.30%) Hungarian Language
4 1 (1.30%) Polish Language
4 1 (1.30%) Romanian Language
4 1 (1.30%) Slovak Language
4 1 (1.30%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (57.14%) Developer
2 19 (24.68%) .NET Developer
3 8 (10.39%) C# Developer
3 8 (10.39%) Analyst
3 8 (10.39%) Architect
3 8 (10.39%) Technical Architect
3 8 (10.39%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (7.79%) Web Developer
4 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (7.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (7.79%) Sitecore Developer
5 5 (6.49%) Designer
5 5 (6.49%) PHP Developer
6 4 (5.19%) Web Designer
6 4 (5.19%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (5.19%) CMS Developer
7 3 (3.90%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Applications Support
7 3 (3.90%) Administrator
7 3 (3.90%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (46.75%) .NET
2 24 (31.17%) HTML
2 24 (31.17%) CSS
3 22 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 16 (20.78%) WCF
5 11 (14.29%) Web Services
6 10 (12.99%) jQuery
7 8 (10.39%) XML
7 8 (10.39%) HTML5
8 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (9.09%) RESTful
8 7 (9.09%) Silverlight
8 7 (9.09%) SOAP
9 6 (7.79%) XSLT
9 6 (7.79%) CSS3
10 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 5 (6.49%) WPF
11 4 (5.19%) .NET Framework
11 4 (5.19%) WF
12 3 (3.90%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.39%) Semantic Web
2 3 (3.90%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (3.90%) Open Source
3 2 (2.60%) W3C
3 2 (2.60%) Copywriting
3 2 (2.60%) Reference Data
3 2 (2.60%) iPhone
3 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.60%) New Media
4 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.30%) Statistics
4 1 (1.30%) IVR
4 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.30%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.30%) NHS
4 1 (1.30%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.69%) UNIX
2 2 (2.60%) Linux
2 2 (2.60%) Debian
3 1 (1.30%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.30%) Android
3 1 (1.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (23.38%) MVC
3 14 (18.18%) Content Management
4 8 (10.39%) OO
4 8 (10.39%) RDF
5 7 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 7 (9.09%) Web Development
6 5 (6.49%) Web Accessibility
6 5 (6.49%) Software Engineering
6 5 (6.49%) TDD
6 5 (6.49%) Workflow
7 4 (5.19%) Business Analysis
7 4 (5.19%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (3.90%) Customer Insight
8 3 (3.90%) Time Management
8 3 (3.90%) Validation
8 3 (3.90%) Change Management
8 3 (3.90%) ITIL
9 2 (2.60%) Data Modelling
9 2 (2.60%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (36.36%) C#
2 16 (20.78%) Java
2 16 (20.78%) JavaScript
3 11 (14.29%) PHP
4 10 (12.99%) SQL
5 7 (9.09%) XAML
6 6 (7.79%) Perl
7 4 (5.19%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.30%) Scala
8 1 (1.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.30%) Degree
1 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.30%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) COBIT
2 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.60%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.30%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.30%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.30%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (31.17%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.09%) Sitecore
3 4 (5.19%) HP
3 4 (5.19%) Kofax
4 2 (2.60%) Cisco
4 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.60%) VMware
4 2 (2.60%) EPiServer
4 2 (2.60%) Twitter
5 1 (1.30%) Pega
5 1 (1.30%) Ektron
5 1 (1.30%) Appcelerator
5 1 (1.30%) Zend
5 1 (1.30%) Perforce
5 1 (1.30%) FatWire
5 1 (1.30%) Sony
5 1 (1.30%) Adobe
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle
Leeds
Propel
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £450 per day + 9 month contracts
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £550 per day
Posted: 28 days ago