Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 112 121
Rank change year-on-year +10 +9 -39
Contract jobs citing CMS 67 40 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.95% 1.37% 1.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.74% 8.21% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 38 39
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £304 £294 £303
90th Percentile £556 £525 £438
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 526 487 602
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 15.31% 16.66% 15.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 311 368
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% +2.56%
10th Percentile £268 £275 £263
90th Percentile £571 £550 £526
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 14 13
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +13.79% -3.33%
10th Percentile £9.45 £9.25 £12.90
90th Percentile £33.75 £24.38 £31.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £17.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -1.45% -17.86% +40.00%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 +14 59 £409 +2.19% 22
Halifax - 5 £400 -
Bradford -14 2 £275 -
CMS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 30 (44.78%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (41.79%) .NET
3 25 (37.31%) JavaScript
4 23 (34.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 23 (34.33%) Sitecore
5 21 (31.34%) MVC
6 17 (25.37%) Scrum
6 17 (25.37%) E-Commerce
7 16 (23.88%) C#
7 16 (23.88%) Content Management
8 15 (22.39%) AngularJS
8 15 (22.39%) User Experience
9 14 (20.90%) Vue.js
9 14 (20.90%) jQuery
9 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
10 12 (17.91%) SOA
10 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET
10 12 (17.91%) SQL
10 12 (17.91%) Microservices
10 12 (17.91%) React
10 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (16.42%) SOLID
11 11 (16.42%) OOP
11 11 (16.42%) TDD
12 10 (14.93%) T-SQL
12 10 (14.93%) HTML
12 10 (14.93%) gulp
12 10 (14.93%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (13.43%) Node.js

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 (34.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (8.96%) WordPress
3 5 (7.46%) Jadu
4 3 (4.48%) EPiServer
4 3 (4.48%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.99%) Kentico
6 1 (1.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) EngageOne
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Magento
1 2 (2.99%) OpenCart
1 2 (2.99%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.49%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.49%) Sage 50
2 1 (1.49%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.49%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.49%) Office 365
2 1 (1.49%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) SMS
2 1 (1.49%) DHCP
2 1 (1.49%) DNS
2 1 (1.49%) Firewall
2 1 (1.49%) FTP
2 1 (1.49%) LAN
2 1 (1.49%) Skype
2 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.96%) MySQL
3 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.49%) Endeca
4 1 (1.49%) Firebird
4 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) gulp
2 8 (11.94%) webpack
3 6 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.97%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (5.97%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.99%) Axure RP
5 2 (2.99%) JIRA
6 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.49%) Maven
6 1 (1.49%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (13.43%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Marketing
3 3 (4.48%) Publishing
4 1 (1.49%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (52.24%) Developer
2 14 (20.90%) Architect
3 11 (16.42%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (13.43%) Analyst
5 8 (11.94%) PHP Developer
6 7 (10.45%) .NET Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Sitecore Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (4.48%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (4.48%) IT Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Release Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Sitecore Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Web Architect
9 2 (2.99%) CMS Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Environment Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (41.79%) .NET
2 15 (22.39%) AngularJS
3 14 (20.90%) jQuery
3 14 (20.90%) Vue.js
4 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET
4 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (17.91%) React
5 10 (14.93%) HTML
6 9 (13.43%) Node.js
7 8 (11.94%) Laravel
8 7 (10.45%) CSS
9 4 (5.97%) HTML5
10 3 (4.48%) Ajax
10 3 (4.48%) Sass
10 3 (4.48%) Spring
10 3 (4.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (2.99%) Django
11 2 (2.99%) JSON
11 2 (2.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) User Experience
2 3 (4.48%) NHS
2 3 (4.48%) Reference Data
3 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) CMDB
4 1 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.49%) iPhone
4 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.99%) Linux
1 2 (2.99%) Unix
2 1 (1.49%) Android
2 1 (1.49%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.78%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.34%) MVC
3 17 (25.37%) E-Commerce
3 17 (25.37%) Scrum
4 16 (23.88%) Content Management
5 12 (17.91%) Microservices
5 12 (17.91%) SOA
6 11 (16.42%) OOP
6 11 (16.42%) SOLID
6 11 (16.42%) TDD
7 10 (14.93%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (10.45%) DevOps
9 5 (7.46%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.97%) Programme Management
10 4 (5.97%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (5.97%) Web Development
10 4 (5.97%) Workflow
11 3 (4.48%) SDLC
11 3 (4.48%) User Stories
11 3 (4.48%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.31%) JavaScript
2 16 (23.88%) C#
3 12 (17.91%) SQL
4 10 (14.93%) T-SQL
5 9 (13.43%) PHP
6 3 (4.48%) Java
7 2 (2.99%) Python
7 2 (2.99%) Scala
7 2 (2.99%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.49%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) Degree
1 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) APMP
2 1 (1.49%) PhD
2 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) HL7
2 2 (2.99%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (1.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (34.33%) Sitecore
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.99%) Sage
4 1 (1.49%) Adobe
4 1 (1.49%) Google
4 1 (1.49%) hybris
4 1 (1.49%) Meraki
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle
4 1 (1.49%) PayPal
4 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.49%) Spiceworks
4 1 (1.49%) VMware
4 1 (1.49%) WorldPay