The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 46 44 38
Rank change year-on-year -2 -6  
Contract jobs citing CMS 9 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.93% 2.23% 1.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.86% 9.92% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 4
Median daily rate £413 £294 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.42% -26.56%  
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 £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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 70 121 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 14.99% 22.53% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 80 48
Median daily rate £425 £450 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +40.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Median hourly rate - £21.25 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +102.38%  
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 South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in South Yorkshire

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in South Yorkshire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Sheffield +2 9 £413 +50.00% 1
CMS
Yorkshire

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for CMS.

1 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) Content Management
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) MySQL
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) BT
5 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (8.33%) Adobe
5 1 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) XHTML
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) Ajax
5 1 (8.33%) JIRA

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) Drupal
2 1 (8.33%) EPiServer
2 1 (8.33%) Kentico
2 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Web Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) Ajax
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) XHTML
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Content Management
2 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) OOP
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) PHP 5
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe
1 1 (8.33%) BT
1 1 (8.33%) Zend