Period
to 17 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 17 July 2019 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 150 134
Rank change year-on-year +53 -16 -3
Contract jobs citing CMS 86 53 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.00% 1.06% 1.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.01% 6.80% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 38 46
Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.63% +6.67% +0.67%
10th Percentile £236 £298 £269
90th Percentile £526 £507 £475
England median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £32.50 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year +45.83% -18.64% +57.97%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 716 779 639
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.64% 15.52% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 516 388
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £229 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £445
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 29 23
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.86 £21.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.20% +29.24% +18.79%
10th Percentile £11.90 £10.50 £9.50
90th Percentile £31.25 £34.15 £29.30
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CMS in Yorkshire

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in Yorkshire

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMS in Yorkshire

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in Yorkshire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 July 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +56 70 £325 -18.75% 19
South Yorkshire 0 14 £375 +15.38% 13
North Yorkshire +3 2 £290 -29.70%
CMS
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for CMS.

1 37 (43.02%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (41.86%) CSS
3 35 (40.70%) HTML
4 31 (36.05%) JavaScript
5 29 (33.72%) Content Management
6 23 (26.74%) SQL
7 20 (23.26%) PHP
8 19 (22.09%) Microsoft
9 18 (20.93%) User Experience
10 14 (16.28%) Windows
10 14 (16.28%) C#
10 14 (16.28%) SQL Server
11 13 (15.12%) .NET
11 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Office
12 12 (13.95%) Project Management
12 12 (13.95%) Legal
12 12 (13.95%) Git (software)
13 11 (12.79%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (12.79%) Vue.js
13 11 (12.79%) Case Management
13 11 (12.79%) Content Development
13 11 (12.79%) Camtasia
13 11 (12.79%) Workflow
13 11 (12.79%) XML
13 11 (12.79%) XMetaL
13 11 (12.79%) Scrum
13 11 (12.79%) Video Editing
14 10 (11.63%) Web Development
14 10 (11.63%) Adobe
14 10 (11.63%) BT

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 10 (11.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 8 (9.30%) Drupal
3 5 (5.81%) Jadu
3 5 (5.81%) Kentico
4 4 (4.65%) Confluence
4 4 (4.65%) EPiServer
4 4 (4.65%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (3.49%) Orchard CMS
5 3 (3.49%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.33%) IIS
6 2 (2.33%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.33%) TYPO3
7 1 (1.16%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.16%) SilverStripe
7 1 (1.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (12.79%) Camtasia
2 11 (12.79%) XMetaL
3 2 (2.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.49%) SaaS
4 2 (2.33%) GitHub
4 2 (2.33%) Heroku
4 2 (2.33%) Office 365
5 1 (1.16%) Google App Engine
5 1 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.16%) IaaS
5 1 (1.16%) npm
5 1 (1.16%) NuGet
5 1 (1.16%) PaaS
5 1 (1.16%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.65%) MySQL
3 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.33%) Cosmos DB
4 2 (2.33%) GIS
4 2 (2.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.16%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (13.95%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.98%) JIRA
3 4 (4.65%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.65%) webpack
4 3 (3.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.49%) Bitbucket
4 3 (3.49%) GoCD
4 3 (3.49%) gulp
4 3 (3.49%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (3.49%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (2.33%) GitLab
5 2 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.33%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.33%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (1.16%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.16%) Selenium
General
1 12 (13.95%) Legal
2 5 (5.81%) Finance
3 3 (3.49%) Retail
4 2 (2.33%) Banking
4 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.33%) Marketing
4 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 50 (58.14%) Developer
2 17 (19.77%) PHP Developer
3 11 (12.79%) Communications Specialist
3 11 (12.79%) Technical Specialist
4 10 (11.63%) Analyst
5 8 (9.30%) .NET Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (6.98%) Test Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (5.81%) SQL Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Architect
9 4 (4.65%) Sitecore Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Web Developer
10 3 (3.49%) Business Analyst
10 3 (3.49%) CMS Developer
11 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 2 (2.33%) Business Systems Analyst
11 2 (2.33%) DevOps Engineer
11 2 (2.33%) Senior Software Tester
11 2 (2.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (41.86%) CSS
2 35 (40.70%) HTML
3 13 (15.12%) .NET
4 11 (12.79%) Vue.js
4 11 (12.79%) XML
5 9 (10.47%) AngularJS
5 9 (10.47%) jQuery
5 9 (10.47%) React
6 7 (8.14%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (5.81%) HTML5
7 5 (5.81%) Laravel
7 5 (5.81%) Node.js
8 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET
8 4 (4.65%) CSS3
8 4 (4.65%) Sass
9 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (3.49%) OSGi
9 3 (3.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (3.49%) YAML
10 2 (2.33%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.93%) User Experience
2 11 (12.79%) Video Editing
3 7 (8.14%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.49%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.49%) NHS
5 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.16%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.28%) Windows
2 4 (4.65%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.16%) Android
4 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (43.02%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (33.72%) Content Management
3 12 (13.95%) Project Management
4 11 (12.79%) Case Management
4 11 (12.79%) Content Development
4 11 (12.79%) Scrum
4 11 (12.79%) Workflow
5 10 (11.63%) DevOps
5 10 (11.63%) Web Development
6 8 (9.30%) Front End Development
6 8 (9.30%) MVC
6 8 (9.30%) Sprint Planning
7 7 (8.14%) Migration
7 7 (8.14%) OOP
7 7 (8.14%) TDD
8 6 (6.98%) Microservices
8 6 (6.98%) Software Delivery
8 6 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.81%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (5.81%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.05%) JavaScript
2 23 (26.74%) SQL
3 20 (23.26%) PHP
4 14 (16.28%) C#
5 8 (9.30%) Java
6 5 (5.81%) IronPython
6 5 (5.81%) Python
6 5 (5.81%) XAML
7 4 (4.65%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.49%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.16%) C
9 1 (1.16%) Groovy
9 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.16%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.16%) Degree
2 1 (1.16%) OCA
2 1 (1.16%) OCAJ
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) QA
1 3 (3.49%) WCAG
2 1 (1.16%) GDPR
2 1 (1.16%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (5.81%) Docker
2 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) Ansible
1 3 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.49%) Puppet
2 2 (2.33%) Rancher
3 1 (1.16%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 19 (22.09%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.63%) Adobe
2 10 (11.63%) BT
3 4 (4.65%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.49%) Atlassian
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle
5 2 (2.33%) Avaya
5 2 (2.33%) Veeam
5 2 (2.33%) Verint
5 2 (2.33%) VMware
6 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.16%) Zend