Period
to 15 January 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 15 January 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
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 110 125 132
Rank change year-on-year +15 +7 -25
Contract jobs citing CMS 86 62 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.78% 1.42% 1.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.15% 9.05% 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 51 43
Yorkshire median daily rate £370 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.85% -3.70% -11.76%
10th Percentile £254 £231 £265
90th Percentile £539 £430 £468
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.38 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.50% - -
England median hourly rate £34.00 £29.00 £19.72
% change year-on-year +17.24% +47.08% -14.27%

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 708 685 840
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.68% 15.67% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 446 493
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76% +3.70%
10th Percentile £263 £238 £263
90th Percentile £575 £563 £565
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 27 23
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.25 £16.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.69% -25.58% +43.33%
10th Percentile £10.03 £10.65 £12.90
90th Percentile £26.20 £23.40 £31.35
England median hourly rate £20.25 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.85% -2.50% -

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 15 January 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 15 January 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 +17 74 £375 +7.14% 26
East Yorkshire +2 6 £263 - 4
North Yorkshire -2 2 £350 -6.67% 6
South Yorkshire -23 1 - - 19
CMS
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 42 (48.84%) JavaScript
2 34 (39.53%) .NET
3 28 (32.56%) MVC
4 27 (31.40%) E-Commerce
4 27 (31.40%) Sitecore CMS
4 27 (31.40%) Sitecore
5 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (26.74%) C#
6 23 (26.74%) Vue.js
7 22 (25.58%) SQL
8 21 (24.42%) PHP
9 20 (23.26%) ASP.NET
9 20 (23.26%) Scrum
9 20 (23.26%) User Experience
9 20 (23.26%) AngularJS
10 19 (22.09%) ASP.NET Web API
11 18 (20.93%) SQL Server
11 18 (20.93%) HTML
11 18 (20.93%) jQuery
12 17 (19.77%) React
13 16 (18.60%) CSS
14 15 (17.44%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (16.28%) T-SQL
15 14 (16.28%) OOP
15 14 (16.28%) SOA
15 14 (16.28%) Microservices
15 14 (16.28%) SOLID
16 13 (15.12%) gulp
16 13 (15.12%) Laravel
16 13 (15.12%) TDD

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 27 (31.40%) Sitecore CMS
2 12 (13.95%) WordPress
3 9 (10.47%) Umbraco
4 4 (4.65%) Kentico
5 3 (3.49%) Drupal
5 3 (3.49%) EPiServer
6 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.16%) Confluence
7 1 (1.16%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) EngageOne
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Magento
1 2 (2.33%) OpenCart
1 2 (2.33%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.16%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.16%) Sage 50
2 1 (1.16%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Dropbox
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.16%) Office 365
1 1 (1.16%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) DHCP
1 1 (1.16%) DNS
1 1 (1.16%) Firewall
1 1 (1.16%) FTP
1 1 (1.16%) Intranet
1 1 (1.16%) LAN
1 1 (1.16%) Skype
1 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.47%) MySQL
3 2 (2.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.16%) Firebird
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (15.12%) gulp
2 11 (12.79%) webpack
3 4 (4.65%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.49%) JIRA
5 2 (2.33%) Axure RP
5 2 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.16%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (10.47%) Retail
2 4 (4.65%) Games
3 3 (3.49%) Finance
4 2 (2.33%) Back Office
4 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.33%) Publishing
5 1 (1.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 54 (62.79%) Developer
2 18 (20.93%) PHP Developer
3 13 (15.12%) Architect
4 11 (12.79%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (10.47%) Analyst
6 8 (9.30%) .NET Developer
7 7 (8.14%) Sitecore Developer
8 6 (6.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (6.98%) Test Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Umbraco Developer
11 3 (3.49%) C# Developer
11 3 (3.49%) Consultant
11 3 (3.49%) Sitecore Architect
12 2 (2.33%) Business Analyst
12 2 (2.33%) Scala Developer
12 2 (2.33%) Technical Architect
12 2 (2.33%) Telephony Engineer
12 2 (2.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (39.53%) .NET
2 23 (26.74%) Vue.js
3 20 (23.26%) AngularJS
3 20 (23.26%) ASP.NET
4 19 (22.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 18 (20.93%) HTML
5 18 (20.93%) jQuery
6 17 (19.77%) React
7 16 (18.60%) CSS
8 15 (17.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (15.12%) Laravel
10 12 (13.95%) Node.js
11 5 (5.81%) Sass
12 4 (4.65%) .NET Framework
12 4 (4.65%) Entity Framework
12 4 (4.65%) HTML5
12 4 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (3.49%) JSON
14 2 (2.33%) REST
14 2 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.26%) User Experience
2 3 (3.49%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.33%) NHS
3 2 (2.33%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.16%) FMCG
4 1 (1.16%) iPhone
4 1 (1.16%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.98%) Linux
2 5 (5.81%) Android
3 4 (4.65%) Windows
3 4 (4.65%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.33%) Unix
5 1 (1.16%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.56%) MVC
2 27 (31.40%) E-Commerce
3 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (23.26%) Scrum
5 14 (16.28%) Microservices
5 14 (16.28%) OOP
5 14 (16.28%) SOA
5 14 (16.28%) SOLID
6 13 (15.12%) TDD
7 12 (13.95%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (11.63%) Content Management
9 5 (5.81%) Front End Development
9 5 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (4.65%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (4.65%) Web Development
11 3 (3.49%) API Integration
11 3 (3.49%) Logistics
11 3 (3.49%) Mobile First
11 3 (3.49%) Test Strategy
11 3 (3.49%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 42 (48.84%) JavaScript
2 23 (26.74%) C#
3 22 (25.58%) SQL
4 21 (24.42%) PHP
5 14 (16.28%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.65%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.33%) Python
7 2 (2.33%) Scala
8 1 (1.16%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.16%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 1 (1.16%) Degree
1 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) HL7
3 1 (1.16%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (31.40%) Sitecore
2 6 (6.98%) RedPrairie
3 4 (4.65%) Google
4 3 (3.49%) Avaya
4 3 (3.49%) Verint
5 2 (2.33%) JDA
5 2 (2.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.33%) Sage
6 1 (1.16%) Meraki
6 1 (1.16%) PayPal
6 1 (1.16%) Spiceworks
6 1 (1.16%) VMware
6 1 (1.16%) WorldPay