Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 6 months to 21 May 2018 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 104 137
Rank change year-on-year -8 +33 -32
Contract jobs citing CMS 52 36 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.55% 1.31% 1.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.44% 8.04% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 33 31
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £260 £275 £281
90th Percentile £508 £588 £450
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £9.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 - £9.00

CMS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 551 448 672
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.38% 16.24% 16.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 268 454
West Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00% +10.34%
10th Percentile £263 £285 £266
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £409 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -0.97% +3.06% +12.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 9
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +40.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £10.70 £13.88 £8.90
90th Percentile £32.35 £32.70 £22.40
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £19.35
% change year-on-year -14.29% -9.56% +72.00%

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing CMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for CMS in West Yorkshire

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in West Yorkshire

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMS in West Yorkshire

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in West Yorkshire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -4 44 £375 +7.14% 17
Halifax - 3 £400 -
Bradford -1 2 - - 1
Huddersfield - 2 £180 -
CMS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for CMS.

1 31 (59.62%) C#
2 30 (57.69%) .NET
3 27 (51.92%) JavaScript
3 27 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (46.15%) jQuery
4 24 (46.15%) MVC
5 23 (44.23%) ASP.NET
6 22 (42.31%) CSS
6 22 (42.31%) HTML
7 20 (38.46%) Sitecore CMS
7 20 (38.46%) Sitecore
8 18 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (32.69%) Scrum
10 15 (28.85%) SQL Server
10 15 (28.85%) AngularJS
11 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (26.92%) User Experience
11 14 (26.92%) Microservices
12 13 (25.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
12 13 (25.00%) E-Commerce
12 13 (25.00%) SOA
13 12 (23.08%) OOP
13 12 (23.08%) SQL
13 12 (23.08%) TDD
13 12 (23.08%) SOLID
13 12 (23.08%) React
14 11 (21.15%) Front End Development
14 11 (21.15%) T-SQL
15 10 (19.23%) HTML5
16 9 (17.31%) Web Development

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 20 (38.46%) Sitecore CMS
2 7 (13.46%) Umbraco
3 5 (9.62%) Jadu
4 2 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.85%) EPiServer
4 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.92%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.92%) IIS
5 1 (1.92%) Kentico
5 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.85%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) Endeca
2 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (7.69%) gulp
3 4 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 4 (7.69%) webpack
4 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.92%) Maven
5 1 (1.92%) Subversion
5 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (71.15%) Developer
2 13 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 11 (21.15%) Sitecore Developer
5 8 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (9.62%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) Architect
8 4 (7.69%) Sitecore Architect
9 3 (5.77%) HTML Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Project Manager
9 3 (5.77%) ServiceNow Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Business Analyst
10 2 (3.85%) IT Manager
10 2 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
10 2 (3.85%) Java Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Lead Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Release Analyst
10 2 (3.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (57.69%) .NET
2 24 (46.15%) jQuery
3 23 (44.23%) ASP.NET
4 22 (42.31%) CSS
4 22 (42.31%) HTML
5 18 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (28.85%) AngularJS
7 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (25.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
9 12 (23.08%) React
10 10 (19.23%) HTML5
11 8 (15.38%) CSS3
12 5 (9.62%) Node.js
13 4 (7.69%) Ajax
14 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
14 3 (5.77%) XML
15 2 (3.85%) J2EE
15 2 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
15 2 (3.85%) Spring
15 2 (3.85%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) User Experience
2 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (46.15%) MVC
3 17 (32.69%) Scrum
4 14 (26.92%) Microservices
5 13 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 13 (25.00%) SOA
6 12 (23.08%) OOP
6 12 (23.08%) SOLID
6 12 (23.08%) TDD
7 11 (21.15%) Front End Development
8 9 (17.31%) Web Development
9 8 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (13.46%) Content Management
11 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
11 5 (9.62%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (5.77%) DevOps
13 3 (5.77%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 31 (59.62%) C#
2 27 (51.92%) JavaScript
3 12 (23.08%) SQL
4 11 (21.15%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.85%) Java
5 2 (3.85%) PHP
6 1 (1.92%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.92%) APMP
2 1 (1.92%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) WCAG
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) Sitecore
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) ServiceNow
3 2 (3.85%) Adobe
4 1 (1.92%) FatWire
4 1 (1.92%) hybris