The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 20 27 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs citing CMS 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.44% 1.39% 3.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.75% 13.33% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Median daily rate £225 £163 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -45.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £38.52 £17.38
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +121.69%
CMS
Gloucestershire

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

Application Platforms Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
16 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 13.01% 10.42% 14.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 14
Median daily rate £325 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £163 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £420 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +33.33%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

CMS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for CMS.

1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) WordPress
3 4 (66.67%) Web Development
4 3 (50.00%) Drupal
4 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) Open Source
4 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) Joomla!

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 (83.33%) WordPress
2 3 (50.00%) Drupal
3 2 (33.33%) Joomla!
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) CMS Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Drupal Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL Developer
2 3 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (50.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
2 3 (50.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 3 (50.00%) WordPress Developer
3 2 (33.33%) CSS Developer
3 2 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (33.33%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript