The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 42 43 27
Rank change year-on-year +1 -16  
Contract jobs citing CMS 9 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.41% 2.08% 1.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.67% 9.00% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Median daily rate £413 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -31.25%  
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 £19.00
% change year-on-year +178.84% -31.57%  

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 Sheffield with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 54 100 47
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 14.48% 23.09% 18.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 70 24
Median daily rate £500 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £281 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in Sheffield

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in Sheffield

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for CMS.

1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) Content Management
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) MySQL
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) XHTML
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Adobe
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA
4 1 (9.09%) Zend
4 1 (9.09%) Drupal
4 1 (9.09%) PHP 5
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) WordPress
4 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (9.09%) Confluence
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum

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Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 2 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) Drupal
2 1 (9.09%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 4 (36.36%) Banking
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Web Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Web Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) Ajax
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) XHTML
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Content Management
2 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
2 1 (9.09%) OOP
2 1 (9.09%) Scrum
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (9.09%) TDD
2 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) PHP 5
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe
1 1 (9.09%) BT
1 1 (9.09%) Zend