Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 112 98
Rank change year-on-year -7 -14 +5
Contract jobs citing CMS 38 35 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.18% 1.18% 2.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.99% 6.77% 10.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 29 51
West Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% - +22.81%
10th Percentile £247 £273 £270
90th Percentile £425 £462 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £344 £350
% change year-on-year -5.45% -1.79% +10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £19.35
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 - £19.35

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 544 517 781
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.86% 17.37% 18.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 288 517
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £243 £274 £263
90th Percentile £570 £542 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £420 £425
% change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 8 21
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £17.43 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.94% +12.45% +29.17%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.51 £11.25
90th Percentile £21.88 £26.95 £23.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year -21.05% +24.59% +19.98%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +1 32 £325 -3.70% 20
Wakefield - 2 £300 - 2
Huddersfield - 2 £180 - 3
Bradford +2 1 - - 1
Wetherby - 1 £300 -
CMS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 27 (71.05%) C#
2 25 (65.79%) .NET
3 24 (63.16%) ASP.NET
3 24 (63.16%) jQuery
4 23 (60.53%) Sitecore CMS
4 23 (60.53%) Sitecore
5 22 (57.89%) MVC
6 20 (52.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (42.11%) CSS
9 16 (42.11%) HTML
9 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
9 16 (42.11%) Front End Development
10 15 (39.47%) Vue (Vue.js)
10 15 (39.47%) User Experience
10 15 (39.47%) SQL
10 15 (39.47%) Scrum
11 14 (36.84%) TDD
11 14 (36.84%) E-Commerce
11 14 (36.84%) OOP
11 14 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (36.84%) SOLID
12 13 (34.21%) Microservices
12 13 (34.21%) T-SQL
12 13 (34.21%) Web Development
13 12 (31.58%) SOA
14 9 (23.68%) KnockoutJS
15 8 (21.05%) Elasticsearch

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 23 (60.53%) Sitecore CMS
2 8 (21.05%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (18.42%) Apache Solr
4 6 (15.79%) Umbraco
5 3 (7.89%) IIS
5 3 (7.89%) Kentico
6 2 (5.26%) EPiServer
6 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
7 1 (2.63%) Apache
7 1 (2.63%) nginx
7 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (5.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) DHCP
1 2 (5.26%) DNS
1 2 (5.26%) LAN
1 2 (5.26%) SAN
1 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) MongoDB
2 8 (21.05%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.89%) MySQL
4 1 (2.63%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.89%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.63%) Maven
4 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
1 4 (10.53%) Legal
2 2 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (78.95%) Developer
2 19 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 17 (44.74%) .NET Developer
4 16 (42.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (28.95%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (18.42%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Architect
7 4 (10.53%) HTML Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Sitecore Architect
7 4 (10.53%) Sitecore Developer
8 3 (7.89%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.89%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
9 2 (5.26%) CRM Consultant
9 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
9 2 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Consultant
9 2 (5.26%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (65.79%) .NET
2 24 (63.16%) ASP.NET
2 24 (63.16%) jQuery
3 20 (52.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (42.11%) CSS
4 16 (42.11%) HTML
5 15 (39.47%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (23.68%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (18.42%) Ajax
9 6 (15.79%) HTML5
10 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
10 5 (13.16%) CSS3
10 5 (13.16%) React
11 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
12 2 (5.26%) Entity Framework
12 2 (5.26%) J2EE
13 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
13 1 (2.63%) Node.js
13 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) User Experience
2 14 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) MVC
2 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (42.11%) Front End Development
4 15 (39.47%) Scrum
5 14 (36.84%) E-Commerce
5 14 (36.84%) OOP
5 14 (36.84%) SOLID
5 14 (36.84%) TDD
6 13 (34.21%) Microservices
6 13 (34.21%) Web Development
7 12 (31.58%) SOA
8 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
10 4 (10.53%) Content Management
10 4 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (7.89%) CRM
11 3 (7.89%) Responsive Web Design
12 2 (5.26%) Prototyping
12 2 (5.26%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) C#
2 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 15 (39.47%) SQL
4 13 (34.21%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (5.26%) MCDST
1 2 (5.26%) MCP
1 2 (5.26%) MCSA
1 2 (5.26%) MCSE
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (60.53%) Sitecore
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Adobe
3 2 (5.26%) Avaya
3 2 (5.26%) VMware
4 1 (2.63%) FatWire
4 1 (2.63%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.63%) Nuxeo
4 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com