Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 109 120
Rank change year-on-year -13 +11 -25
Contract jobs citing CMS 42 43 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.24% 1.52% 1.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.03% 9.95% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 39 48
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -4.76% +21.15%
10th Percentile £346 £309 £309
90th Percentile £523 £475 £438
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £394
% change year-on-year +6.67% -4.76% +21.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £9.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £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 523 432 663
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 15.41% 15.28% 16.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 273 435
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% +10.34%
10th Percentile £288 £294 £263
90th Percentile £556 £538 £534
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +16.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 11
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £17.20 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.58% +32.27% -4.38%
10th Percentile £9.90 £9.25 £9.00
90th Percentile £36.05 £27.88 £15.38
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.83 £16.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year +36.30% +15.52% +11.54%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -17 35 £425 +13.33% 22
Halifax - 4 £400 -
Bradford -3 1 - - 2
CMS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 17 (40.48%) .NET
3 16 (38.10%) C#
4 13 (30.95%) HTML
5 12 (28.57%) CSS
5 12 (28.57%) MVC
5 12 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 10 (23.81%) Content Management
6 10 (23.81%) Scrum
6 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET
7 9 (21.43%) Finance
7 9 (21.43%) jQuery
7 9 (21.43%) Sitecore CMS
7 9 (21.43%) Sitecore
8 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (19.05%) SOA
8 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (19.05%) User Experience
8 8 (19.05%) Microservices
8 8 (19.05%) React
9 7 (16.67%) Vue.js
9 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 7 (16.67%) SQL
9 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 7 (16.67%) TDD
9 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (14.29%) Node.js
10 6 (14.29%) T-SQL
10 6 (14.29%) OOP

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 9 (21.43%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (11.90%) Jadu
3 4 (9.52%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.38%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Endeca
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (11.90%) gulp
2 5 (11.90%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (11.90%) webpack
3 4 (9.52%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.38%) Maven
4 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Marketing
3 3 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Developer
2 7 (16.67%) Sitecore Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Release Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) ServiceNow Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Web Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Environment Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.76%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) .NET
2 13 (30.95%) HTML
3 12 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 12 (28.57%) CSS
4 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET
5 9 (21.43%) jQuery
6 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (19.05%) React
7 7 (16.67%) Vue.js
8 6 (14.29%) Node.js
9 4 (9.52%) Ajax
9 4 (9.52%) HTML5
10 3 (7.14%) CSS3
10 3 (7.14%) Spring
10 3 (7.14%) XML
11 1 (2.38%) DOM
11 1 (2.38%) Servlets
11 1 (2.38%) SOAP
11 1 (2.38%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) User Experience
2 3 (7.14%) NHS
2 3 (7.14%) Reference Data
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) CMDB
4 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) MVC
3 10 (23.81%) Content Management
3 10 (23.81%) Scrum
4 8 (19.05%) Microservices
4 8 (19.05%) SOA
5 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 7 (16.67%) TDD
6 6 (14.29%) OOP
6 6 (14.29%) SOLID
7 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
7 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (9.52%) DevOps
8 4 (9.52%) ITSM
8 4 (9.52%) Programme Management
8 4 (9.52%) Workflow
9 3 (7.14%) Front End Development
9 3 (7.14%) Personalization
9 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.14%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 16 (38.10%) C#
3 7 (16.67%) SQL
4 6 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.14%) Java
6 1 (2.38%) Java 8
6 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
1 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.38%) APMP
2 1 (2.38%) PhD
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) HL7
2 1 (2.38%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Sitecore
2 4 (9.52%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe
4 1 (2.38%) Google
4 1 (2.38%) hybris
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle