The first table below looks at the demand for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Bedford region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank - 6 4
Contract jobs citing CMS 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford - 9.52% 7.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 25.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+3.16% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -24.05%
Application Platforms Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
2 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 5.71% 38.10% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate £450 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
CMS
Bedfordshire

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMS across the Bedford region.

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford