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 3 months to 29 April 2017 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
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 103 106
Rank change year-on-year +10 +3  
Contract jobs citing CMS 28 43 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.30% 1.47% 1.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.33% 8.10% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 32 28
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £288 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £425 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +4.28% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.18 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £12.92 £40.00
% change year-on-year +66.47% -67.71%  

CMS is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 300 531 586
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 13.90% 18.15% 20.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 349 358
Median daily rate £400 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £553 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 20
Median hourly rate £17.50 £10.99 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.23% -8.41%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.37 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £22.20 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £17.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year +13.23% -15.77%  

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing CMS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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

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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 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +19 19 £330 -11.40% 8
South Yorkshire +10 7 £506 +84.09% 2
CMS
England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for CMS.

1 23 (44.23%) .NET
2 19 (36.54%) JavaScript
3 17 (32.69%) C#
4 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 16 (30.77%) MVC
5 13 (25.00%) CSS
5 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 13 (25.00%) HTML
5 13 (25.00%) jQuery
6 12 (23.08%) SQL
7 11 (21.15%) Content Management
8 10 (19.23%) Umbraco
8 10 (19.23%) Sitecore CMS
8 10 (19.23%) Sitecore
8 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (17.31%) Web Development
9 9 (17.31%) Scrum
9 9 (17.31%) Java
9 9 (17.31%) E-Commerce
10 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (13.46%) Front End Development
11 7 (13.46%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (13.46%) PHP
11 7 (13.46%) T-SQL
11 7 (13.46%) TDD
12 6 (11.54%) OOP
12 6 (11.54%) Internet
12 6 (11.54%) NoSQL

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 (19.23%) Sitecore CMS
1 10 (19.23%) Umbraco
2 5 (9.62%) Apache
3 4 (7.69%) Apache Solr
3 4 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (5.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (5.77%) Plone
4 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.77%) SilverStripe
4 3 (5.77%) Sitefinity
5 2 (3.85%) Drupal
5 2 (3.85%) EPiServer
5 2 (3.85%) IIS
5 2 (3.85%) Kentico
5 2 (3.85%) WordPress
6 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.92%) Tornado
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.92%) Google Tag Manager
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) Internet
2 4 (7.69%) Intranet
3 2 (3.85%) AMQP
3 2 (3.85%) HTTP
3 2 (3.85%) Network Security
4 1 (1.92%) DHCP
4 1 (1.92%) Extranet
4 1 (1.92%) ISDN
4 1 (1.92%) Softphone
4 1 (1.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) NoSQL
3 5 (9.62%) MySQL
4 4 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.85%) Informix
6 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.92%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.92%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.92%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.77%) JIRA
3 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.85%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (3.85%) Subversion
3 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.92%) Hudson
4 1 (1.92%) Maven
4 1 (1.92%) MSTest
4 1 (1.92%) Selenium
4 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.92%) Xcode
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Banking
2 4 (7.69%) Marketing
3 2 (3.85%) Games
4 1 (1.92%) iGaming
4 1 (1.92%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.92%) Publishing
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (65.38%) Developer
2 17 (32.69%) .NET Developer
3 9 (17.31%) Architect
4 7 (13.46%) Umbraco Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (11.54%) C# Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (9.62%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.85%) HTML CSS Developer
9 2 (3.85%) HTML Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (44.23%) .NET
2 16 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 13 (25.00%) CSS
3 13 (25.00%) HTML
3 13 (25.00%) jQuery
4 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (13.46%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (11.54%) AngularJS
7 6 (11.54%) HTML5
8 5 (9.62%) Ajax
8 5 (9.62%) RESTful
8 5 (9.62%) Web Services
9 4 (7.69%) CSS3
10 3 (5.77%) Node.js
10 3 (5.77%) XHTML
10 3 (5.77%) XML
11 2 (3.85%) LAMP
11 2 (3.85%) Laravel
11 2 (3.85%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.69%) User Experience
3 3 (5.77%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.85%) Clustering
4 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.85%) RIA
4 2 (3.85%) W3C
5 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.92%) Handset
5 1 (1.92%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.92%) iPad
5 1 (1.92%) iPhone
5 1 (1.92%) IVR
5 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.92%) Unix
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (30.77%) MVC
2 11 (21.15%) Content Management
3 9 (17.31%) E-Commerce
3 9 (17.31%) Scrum
3 9 (17.31%) Web Development
4 7 (13.46%) Front End Development
4 7 (13.46%) TDD
5 6 (11.54%) OOP
6 5 (9.62%) SOLID
7 4 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (7.69%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 4 (7.69%) Microservices
7 4 (7.69%) SOA
7 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.77%) Informatics
8 3 (5.77%) Migration
8 3 (5.77%) OO
9 2 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.85%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 19 (36.54%) JavaScript
2 17 (32.69%) C#
3 12 (23.08%) SQL
4 9 (17.31%) Java
5 7 (13.46%) PHP
5 7 (13.46%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.92%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.92%) Python
6 1 (1.92%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.92%) QA
1 1 (1.92%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Sitecore
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.85%) Adobe
3 2 (3.85%) BT
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle
3 2 (3.85%) Telerik
3 2 (3.85%) Zend
4 1 (1.92%) Apple
4 1 (1.92%) Avaya
4 1 (1.92%) Google
4 1 (1.92%) IBM
4 1 (1.92%) SAP
4 1 (1.92%) Verint
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
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