Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 114 113
Rank change year-on-year +11 -1 -31
Contract jobs citing CMS 65 40 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.91% 1.32% 1.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.80% 7.68% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 38 44
West Yorkshire median daily rate £394 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -9.68% +10.71%
10th Percentile £279 £294 £295
90th Percentile £556 £475 £446
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +15.38% -18.75% +13.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £12.00 -

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 551 521 579
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.22% 17.22% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 348 331
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £409 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.03% -2.68% +5.00%
10th Percentile £298 £275 £263
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 17 13
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £10.20 £10.00 £12.55
90th Percentile £33.15 £24.13 £31.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -3.13% -25.58% +43.33%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +29 61 £400 +10.34% 17
Halifax - 2 £400 - 2
Bradford -20 1 £275 - 1
CMS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 28 (43.08%) JavaScript
1 28 (43.08%) .NET
2 25 (38.46%) Sitecore CMS
2 25 (38.46%) Sitecore
3 22 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (29.23%) E-Commerce
4 19 (29.23%) MVC
5 17 (26.15%) User Experience
6 16 (24.62%) AngularJS
6 16 (24.62%) Vue.js
6 16 (24.62%) Scrum
6 16 (24.62%) C#
7 15 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 14 (21.54%) SQL
9 13 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 13 (20.00%) jQuery
10 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (18.46%) T-SQL
10 12 (18.46%) PHP
10 12 (18.46%) OOP
10 12 (18.46%) SOA
10 12 (18.46%) SOLID
10 12 (18.46%) React
10 12 (18.46%) Microservices
10 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (16.92%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (16.92%) gulp
11 11 (16.92%) HTML
11 11 (16.92%) TDD
12 10 (15.38%) Content Management

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 25 (38.46%) Sitecore CMS
2 8 (12.31%) WordPress
3 4 (6.15%) Kentico
4 3 (4.62%) EPiServer
4 3 (4.62%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) EngageOne
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Magento
1 2 (3.08%) OpenCart
1 2 (3.08%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.54%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.54%) Sage 50
2 1 (1.54%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.54%) Office 365
1 1 (1.54%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) DHCP
1 1 (1.54%) DNS
1 1 (1.54%) Firewall
1 1 (1.54%) FTP
1 1 (1.54%) LAN
1 1 (1.54%) Skype
1 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.23%) MySQL
3 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.54%) Firebird
4 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (16.92%) gulp
2 9 (13.85%) webpack
3 3 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.08%) Axure RP
4 2 (3.08%) JIRA
5 1 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.54%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (6.15%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Publishing
2 3 (4.62%) Retail
3 2 (3.08%) Back Office
3 2 (3.08%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (58.46%) Developer
2 14 (21.54%) Architect
3 11 (16.92%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (15.38%) PHP Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) Sitecore Developer
6 6 (9.23%) .NET Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (4.62%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (4.62%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Sitecore Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Web Architect
8 2 (3.08%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) CMS Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Django Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Python/Django Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Scala Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (43.08%) .NET
2 16 (24.62%) AngularJS
2 16 (24.62%) Vue.js
3 13 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (20.00%) jQuery
4 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (18.46%) React
5 11 (16.92%) HTML
6 10 (15.38%) Node.js
7 9 (13.85%) Laravel
8 8 (12.31%) CSS
9 4 (6.15%) Sass
9 4 (6.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (4.62%) Ajax
10 3 (4.62%) HTML5
10 3 (4.62%) REST
11 2 (3.08%) Django
11 2 (3.08%) JSON
11 2 (3.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.15%) User Experience
2 3 (4.62%) NHS
2 3 (4.62%) Reference Data
3 2 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.54%) CMDB
4 1 (1.54%) iPhone
4 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) Linux
1 2 (3.08%) Unix
2 1 (1.54%) Android
2 1 (1.54%) Windows
2 1 (1.54%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (29.23%) E-Commerce
2 19 (29.23%) MVC
3 16 (24.62%) Scrum
4 12 (18.46%) Microservices
4 12 (18.46%) OOP
4 12 (18.46%) SOA
4 12 (18.46%) SOLID
5 11 (16.92%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (16.92%) TDD
6 10 (15.38%) Content Management
7 4 (6.15%) DevOps
7 4 (6.15%) Front End Development
7 4 (6.15%) Web Development
7 4 (6.15%) Workflow
8 3 (4.62%) CRM
8 3 (4.62%) Personalization
8 3 (4.62%) Programme Management
8 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.62%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.08%) JavaScript
2 16 (24.62%) C#
3 14 (21.54%) SQL
4 12 (18.46%) PHP
4 12 (18.46%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.15%) TypeScript
6 2 (3.08%) Python
6 2 (3.08%) Scala
7 1 (1.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) Degree
1 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) HL7
1 3 (4.62%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (1.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (38.46%) Sitecore
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.08%) RedPrairie
2 2 (3.08%) Sage
3 1 (1.54%) Adobe
3 1 (1.54%) Google
3 1 (1.54%) JDA
3 1 (1.54%) Meraki
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle
3 1 (1.54%) PayPal
3 1 (1.54%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.54%) Spiceworks
3 1 (1.54%) VMware
3 1 (1.54%) WorldPay