The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 28 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.

Content Management System (CMS)
England / North East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 49 57
Rank change year-on-year -30 +8  
Contract jobs citing CMS 7 23 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.97% 2.63% 0.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.64% 13.94% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 4
Median daily rate £528 £313 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.80% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £280 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £325 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £13.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +178.84% -39.53%  

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 the North East with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 151 165 83
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 20.86% 18.90% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 100 49
Median daily rate £340 £320 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £521 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 6
Median hourly rate £17.00 - £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 - £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 - £14.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in the North East

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in the North East over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMS in the North East

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in the North East

CMS
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -22 2 £443 +36.15% 3
Durham -11 1 - -
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 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 North East region with a requirement for CMS.

1 19 (61.29%) .NET
2 18 (58.06%) Sitecore CMS
2 18 (58.06%) Sitecore
3 17 (54.84%) HTML
4 16 (51.61%) C#
5 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (41.94%) CSS
7 12 (38.71%) MVC
8 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
9 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET
9 10 (32.26%) jQuery
10 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
11 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
12 6 (19.35%) Analytics
12 6 (19.35%) OO
12 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
12 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
13 5 (16.13%) Degree
13 5 (16.13%) Content Management
13 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
13 5 (16.13%) SOAP
13 5 (16.13%) REST
13 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
13 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
14 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
14 4 (12.90%) SOLID
14 4 (12.90%) Capacity Planning
14 4 (12.90%) ITIL V2
14 4 (12.90%) Process Improvement

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 18 (58.06%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.90%) Drupal
4 3 (9.68%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Couchbase
2 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (12.90%) Advertising
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Publishing
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Developer
2 12 (38.71%) Sitecore Developer
3 9 (29.03%) .NET Developer
4 7 (22.58%) CMS Developer
5 4 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Designer
6 3 (9.68%) .NET Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Architect
6 3 (9.68%) C# Architect
6 3 (9.68%) PHP Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Sitecore Architect
6 3 (9.68%) UX Designer
7 2 (6.45%) Drupal Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Junior
7 2 (6.45%) Junior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Junior Drupal Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Junior PHP Developer
7 2 (6.45%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) .NET
2 17 (54.84%) HTML
3 13 (41.94%) CSS
4 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET
4 10 (32.26%) jQuery
5 5 (16.13%) REST
5 5 (16.13%) SOAP
6 4 (12.90%) Ajax
6 4 (12.90%) LINQ
6 4 (12.90%) WPF
6 4 (12.90%) XML
7 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (6.45%) Laravel
9 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
9 1 (3.23%) RESTful
9 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) MVC
3 6 (19.35%) Analytics
3 6 (19.35%) OO
4 5 (16.13%) Content Management
5 4 (12.90%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.90%) ITIL
5 4 (12.90%) ITIL V2
5 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
5 4 (12.90%) OOP
5 4 (12.90%) Process Improvement
5 4 (12.90%) Scrum
5 4 (12.90%) SOLID
5 4 (12.90%) TDD
5 4 (12.90%) Web Development
6 3 (9.68%) Data Engineering
6 3 (9.68%) Information Architecture
6 3 (9.68%) Personalization
6 3 (9.68%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) C#
2 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.90%) PHP
3 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
3 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (6.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (6.45%) WMI
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Sitecore
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.90%) Serena
4 3 (9.68%) HP
5 2 (6.45%) Borland
5 2 (6.45%) VMware
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
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