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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 45 70 67
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -3
Contract jobs citing CMS 12 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.89% 0.50% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.50% 4.50% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 3
Median daily rate £400 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £261 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £358 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.68 £21.18 £18.94
% change year-on-year
-16.52% +11.82%
CMS
North West

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
96 111 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.09% 11.08% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 76 61
Median daily rate £386 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.62% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £284 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £450 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 9
Median hourly rate £12.50 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.88
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -11.94%

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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 5 £650 - 2
Macclesfield - 2 £400 - 2
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for CMS.

1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) HTML
2 15 (65.22%) CSS
2 15 (65.22%) Content Management
3 14 (60.87%) Scrum
3 14 (60.87%) jQuery
3 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 14 (60.87%) E-Commerce
3 14 (60.87%) Kanban
3 14 (60.87%) HTML5
3 14 (60.87%) CSS3
4 13 (56.52%) Responsive Web Design
4 13 (56.52%) Web Development
5 12 (52.17%) AngularJS
6 11 (47.83%) Dependency Injection
6 11 (47.83%) SDLC
6 11 (47.83%) hybris
6 11 (47.83%) Cucumber
6 11 (47.83%) Test Automation
6 11 (47.83%) RESTful
6 11 (47.83%) Dropwizard
6 11 (47.83%) JSON
6 11 (47.83%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (47.83%) Technical Architecture
6 11 (47.83%) Selenium
6 11 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (47.83%) ATG
6 11 (47.83%) Spring
6 11 (47.83%) TDD
6 11 (47.83%) Pair Programming

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 (17.39%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (8.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Umbraco
3 1 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Cucumber
1 11 (47.83%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Java Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Digital Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Digital Technical Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Digital Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Technical Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Umbraco Developer
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Web Designer
6 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) CSS
1 15 (65.22%) HTML
2 14 (60.87%) CSS3
2 14 (60.87%) HTML5
2 14 (60.87%) jQuery
3 12 (52.17%) AngularJS
4 11 (47.83%) Dropwizard
4 11 (47.83%) JSON
4 11 (47.83%) RESTful
4 11 (47.83%) Spring
5 2 (8.70%) .NET
5 2 (8.70%) Ajax
5 2 (8.70%) DOM
5 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (8.70%) XHTML
5 2 (8.70%) XML
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) User Experience
2 4 (17.39%) Biometrics
2 4 (17.39%) Smartcard
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
3 2 (8.70%) Web 2.0
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) Content Management
3 14 (60.87%) E-Commerce
3 14 (60.87%) Kanban
3 14 (60.87%) Scrum
4 13 (56.52%) Responsive Web Design
4 13 (56.52%) Web Development
5 11 (47.83%) Configuration Management
5 11 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (47.83%) Dependency Injection
5 11 (47.83%) Enterprise Architecture
5 11 (47.83%) Pair Programming
5 11 (47.83%) SDLC
5 11 (47.83%) TDD
5 11 (47.83%) Technical Architecture
5 11 (47.83%) Test Automation
6 4 (17.39%) Identity Management
6 4 (17.39%) TOGAF
7 3 (13.04%) SEO
7 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
2 11 (47.83%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) ATG
1 11 (47.83%) hybris
2 2 (8.70%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) Sitecore
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