The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 45 64 68
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +4
Contract jobs citing CMS 4 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.79% 1.17% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.71% 7.28% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 2
Median daily rate £400 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £225 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.81
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.67 £35.00 £21.54
% change year-on-year
+21.91% +62.48%

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

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
85 151 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.83% 16.00% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 93 60
Median daily rate £350 £425 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £245 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 11
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.25 £19.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +6.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £35.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +30 3 £450 -18.18% 1
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for CMS.

1 13 (72.22%) HTML
1 13 (72.22%) CSS
2 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) HTML5
2 12 (66.67%) CSS3
3 11 (61.11%) Content Management
3 11 (61.11%) jQuery
4 10 (55.56%) Scrum
4 10 (55.56%) AngularJS
4 10 (55.56%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (50.00%) Web Development
5 9 (50.00%) Selenium
5 9 (50.00%) TDD
6 8 (44.44%) Pair Programming
6 8 (44.44%) Spring
6 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (44.44%) Kanban
6 8 (44.44%) JSON
6 8 (44.44%) Java
6 8 (44.44%) ATG
6 8 (44.44%) Configuration Management
6 8 (44.44%) SDLC
6 8 (44.44%) hybris
6 8 (44.44%) Cucumber
6 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
6 8 (44.44%) RESTful

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (16.67%) Umbraco
3 2 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (5.56%) Content Management Server
4 1 (5.56%) EPiServer
4 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Selenium
2 8 (44.44%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) MSBuild
3 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Digital Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Digital Technical Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Digital Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Technical Architect
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) CMS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.56%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Web Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) CSS
1 13 (72.22%) HTML
2 12 (66.67%) CSS3
2 12 (66.67%) HTML5
3 11 (61.11%) jQuery
4 10 (55.56%) AngularJS
5 8 (44.44%) Dropwizard
5 8 (44.44%) JSON
5 8 (44.44%) RESTful
5 8 (44.44%) Spring
6 2 (11.11%) .NET
6 2 (11.11%) Ajax
6 2 (11.11%) DOM
6 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (11.11%) XHTML
6 2 (11.11%) XML
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Smartcard
1 4 (22.22%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) Web 2.0
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Content Management
3 10 (55.56%) Responsive Web Design
3 10 (55.56%) Scrum
4 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 9 (50.00%) TDD
4 9 (50.00%) Web Development
5 8 (44.44%) Configuration Management
5 8 (44.44%) Dependency Injection
5 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (44.44%) Kanban
5 8 (44.44%) Pair Programming
5 8 (44.44%) SDLC
5 8 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
6 4 (22.22%) Biometrics
6 4 (22.22%) Identity Management
6 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
7 3 (16.67%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) ATG
1 8 (44.44%) hybris
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe
2 2 (11.11%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft