The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for CMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 70 78 81
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3  
Contract jobs citing CMS 19 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.84% 1.40% 0.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.44% 8.16% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 8
Median daily rate £344 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.76% +1.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £288 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £430 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.18 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £13.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year +178.84% -35.80%  

CMS is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 182 245 234
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 17.65% 17.18% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 153 149
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 6
Median hourly rate £19.00 £10.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.00% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.07
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.00%  

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing CMS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for CMS in Leeds

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CMS in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in Leeds

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in Leeds over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMS in Leeds

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in Leeds

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for CMS.

1 18 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 16 (48.48%) .NET
3 14 (42.42%) HTML
3 14 (42.42%) CSS
3 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (39.39%) C#
5 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET
6 10 (30.30%) MVC
6 10 (30.30%) Umbraco
7 9 (27.27%) jQuery
8 7 (21.21%) Web Development
8 7 (21.21%) PHP
8 7 (21.21%) SQL
9 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
9 6 (18.18%) Java
9 6 (18.18%) Scrum
9 6 (18.18%) Internet
9 6 (18.18%) Content Management
10 5 (15.15%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (15.15%) Sitecore
10 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
10 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
10 5 (15.15%) MySQL
10 5 (15.15%) Windows
10 5 (15.15%) Apache
10 5 (15.15%) Front End Development
10 5 (15.15%) HTML5
11 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (12.12%) MongoDB

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (30.30%) Umbraco
2 5 (15.15%) Apache
2 5 (15.15%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
4 3 (9.09%) Apache Solr
4 3 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (9.09%) Plone
4 3 (9.09%) SilverStripe
4 3 (9.09%) Sitefinity
5 2 (6.06%) Drupal
5 2 (6.06%) IIS
5 2 (6.06%) WordPress
6 1 (3.03%) EPiServer
6 1 (3.03%) Tornado
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.03%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Internet
2 4 (12.12%) Intranet
3 2 (6.06%) AMQP
3 2 (6.06%) HTTP
3 2 (6.06%) Network Security
4 1 (3.03%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) MySQL
3 4 (12.12%) MongoDB
3 4 (12.12%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.06%) Informix
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.09%) JIRA
2 3 (9.09%) Subversion
3 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.06%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.03%) Hudson
4 1 (3.03%) Maven
4 1 (3.03%) MSTest
4 1 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (3.03%) Selenium
4 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.12%) Marketing
2 2 (6.06%) Games
3 1 (3.03%) Automotive
3 1 (3.03%) iGaming
3 1 (3.03%) Online Betting
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Umbraco Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Architect
4 4 (12.12%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (12.12%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) CMS Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (48.48%) .NET
2 14 (42.42%) CSS
2 14 (42.42%) HTML
3 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET
4 9 (27.27%) jQuery
5 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 5 (15.15%) HTML5
7 4 (12.12%) Ajax
7 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (12.12%) CSS3
7 4 (12.12%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (12.12%) Web Services
7 4 (12.12%) XML
8 3 (9.09%) Node.js
8 3 (9.09%) RESTful
8 3 (9.09%) XHTML
9 2 (6.06%) Backbone.js
9 2 (6.06%) Kafka
9 2 (6.06%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
1 4 (12.12%) User Experience
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.06%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.06%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) RIA
3 2 (6.06%) W3C
4 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.03%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
3 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) MVC
3 7 (21.21%) Web Development
4 6 (18.18%) Content Management
4 6 (18.18%) Scrum
5 5 (15.15%) Front End Development
6 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.12%) SOA
6 4 (12.12%) Waterfall
7 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 3 (9.09%) Informatics
7 3 (9.09%) Microservices
7 3 (9.09%) OO
7 3 (9.09%) OOP
7 3 (9.09%) SDLC
7 3 (9.09%) SOLID
7 3 (9.09%) TDD
8 2 (6.06%) Data-Driven Marketing
8 2 (6.06%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 13 (39.39%) C#
3 7 (21.21%) PHP
3 7 (21.21%) SQL
4 6 (18.18%) Java
5 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.03%) Python
6 1 (3.03%) Ruby
6 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
1 5 (15.15%) Sitecore
2 2 (6.06%) Telerik
2 2 (6.06%) Zend
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe
3 1 (3.03%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) IBM
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle