The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 57 35 60
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +25
Contract jobs citing CMS 8 25 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.07% 3.47% 0.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.30% 18.25% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 23 6
Median daily rate £325 £300 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £246 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £341 £298
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £328 £305
% change year-on-year
+16.03% +7.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.47 £36.67 £18.78
% change year-on-year
-44.18% +95.28%
CMS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
151 137 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.24% 19.00% 20.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 87 83
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £514 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 8
Median hourly rate £11.80 £16.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.38% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.93 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £17.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for CMS.

1 32 (76.19%) HTML
1 32 (76.19%) JavaScript
1 32 (76.19%) CSS
2 27 (64.29%) jQuery
3 23 (54.76%) HTML5
4 22 (52.38%) Web Development
5 20 (47.62%) Java
6 18 (42.86%) J2EE
6 18 (42.86%) Linux
6 18 (42.86%) MVC
6 18 (42.86%) Automotive
6 18 (42.86%) Spring
6 18 (42.86%) Spring MVC
6 18 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
7 16 (38.10%) CSS3
8 15 (35.71%) Front End Development
8 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (26.19%) C#
9 11 (26.19%) .NET
10 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
11 9 (21.43%) Subversion
12 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
12 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 6 (14.29%) Visual Studio
13 6 (14.29%) Kentico
14 5 (11.90%) Content Management
15 3 (7.14%) Wireframes
15 3 (7.14%) User Experience
15 3 (7.14%) SEO
15 3 (7.14%) Migration

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 6 (14.29%) Kentico
2 2 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) EPiServer CMS
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 9 (21.43%) Subversion
3 6 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.38%) PhpStorm
4 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (42.86%) Automotive
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (83.33%) Developer
2 14 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (23.81%) Java Developer
5 7 (16.67%) .NET Developer
6 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (11.90%) CMS Developer
8 4 (9.52%) HTML CSS Developer
8 4 (9.52%) HTML Developer
9 3 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (7.14%) C# Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
10 2 (4.76%) Product Manager
10 2 (4.76%) Product Owner
10 2 (4.76%) Web Developer
11 1 (2.38%) Communications Manager
11 1 (2.38%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (76.19%) CSS
1 32 (76.19%) HTML
2 27 (64.29%) jQuery
3 23 (54.76%) HTML5
4 18 (42.86%) J2EE
4 18 (42.86%) Spring
4 18 (42.86%) Spring MVC
5 16 (38.10%) CSS3
6 11 (26.19%) .NET
7 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 2 (4.76%) Web Services
8 2 (4.76%) XML
9 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.38%) LAMP
9 1 (2.38%) LINQ
9 1 (2.38%) React
9 1 (2.38%) SOAP
9 1 (2.38%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) User Experience
2 2 (4.76%) Blog
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Web Development
2 18 (42.86%) MVC
2 18 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
3 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (35.71%) Front End Development
4 5 (11.90%) Content Management
5 3 (7.14%) Migration
5 3 (7.14%) SEO
5 3 (7.14%) Wireframes
6 2 (4.76%) CRM
6 2 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (4.76%) Full Text Search
6 2 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.76%) Marketing Automation
6 2 (4.76%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.38%) ERP
7 1 (2.38%) OO
7 1 (2.38%) Project Management
7 1 (2.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (76.19%) JavaScript
2 20 (47.62%) Java
3 11 (26.19%) C#
4 3 (7.14%) PHP
5 2 (4.76%) VB
6 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
1 1 (2.38%) Postgraduate
1 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) WCAG
2 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.38%) Adobe
3 1 (2.38%) Zend