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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 46 58 41
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Contract jobs citing CMS 24 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.07% 1.49% 3.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.52% 10.53% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 17
Median daily rate £250 £294 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% +6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £216 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.92 £40.08 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-67.77% +78.11%
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
137 114 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.52% 14.18% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 68 52
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.54% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 10
Median hourly rate £10.50 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £16.20 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 25 (73.53%) HTML
2 24 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 24 (70.59%) CSS
3 19 (55.88%) jQuery
4 18 (52.94%) HTML5
5 15 (44.12%) Web Development
6 13 (38.24%) CSS3
6 13 (38.24%) Front End Development
7 12 (35.29%) MVC
8 11 (32.35%) Java
8 11 (32.35%) Linux
8 11 (32.35%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (29.41%) Spring MVC
9 10 (29.41%) J2EE
9 10 (29.41%) Automotive
9 10 (29.41%) Spring
10 9 (26.47%) C#
10 9 (26.47%) .NET
11 5 (14.71%) Kentico
11 5 (14.71%) Subversion
11 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
12 4 (11.76%) Marketing
12 4 (11.76%) PHP
12 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
12 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
13 3 (8.82%) Project Management
13 3 (8.82%) Photoshop
13 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
13 3 (8.82%) WordPress

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 5 (14.71%) Kentico
2 3 (8.82%) WordPress
3 2 (5.88%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Drupal
4 1 (2.94%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
1 5 (14.71%) Subversion
2 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (29.41%) Automotive
2 4 (11.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (73.53%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (26.47%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (17.65%) HTML CSS Developer
4 6 (17.65%) HTML Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Java Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Web Developer
7 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Architect
8 2 (5.88%) .NET Architect
8 2 (5.88%) .NET Technical Architect
8 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.88%) CMS Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.94%) IT Graduate
9 1 (2.94%) PHP Web Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.94%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (73.53%) HTML
2 24 (70.59%) CSS
3 19 (55.88%) jQuery
4 18 (52.94%) HTML5
5 13 (38.24%) CSS3
6 10 (29.41%) J2EE
6 10 (29.41%) Spring
6 10 (29.41%) Spring MVC
7 9 (26.47%) .NET
8 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
9 3 (8.82%) REST
10 2 (5.88%) Ajax
10 2 (5.88%) WCF
11 1 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (2.94%) Sass
11 1 (2.94%) SOAP
11 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Blog
2 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) New Media
2 1 (2.94%) NHS
2 1 (2.94%) Social Media
2 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) AIX
2 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Web Development
2 13 (38.24%) Front End Development
3 12 (35.29%) MVC
4 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (32.35%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (8.82%) Project Management
6 2 (5.88%) Content Management
6 2 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.88%) Marketing Automation
6 2 (5.88%) SEO
6 2 (5.88%) SOLID
6 2 (5.88%) TDD
6 2 (5.88%) Web Application Development
6 2 (5.88%) Wireframes
7 1 (2.94%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.94%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 11 (32.35%) Java
3 9 (26.47%) C#
4 4 (11.76%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) C
5 1 (2.94%) C++
5 1 (2.94%) PHP 5
5 1 (2.94%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Adobe
2 2 (5.88%) VMware
3 1 (2.94%) Capita
3 1 (2.94%) Citrix
3 1 (2.94%) IBM
3 1 (2.94%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.94%) Sitecore
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