The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 65 65 72
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing CMS 10 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.06% 0.52% 0.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.63% 2.82% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 4
Average daily rate £300 £338 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -13.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £328 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £348 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.81 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.58 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+62.18% +25.10%
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
131 142 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.88% 18.42% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 64 56
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £463 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 19
Average hourly rate £20.00 £14.81 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.08% -44.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.23 £27.25 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow - 3 £300 -
Chester +2 2 £363 - 6
Nantwich +2 2 £225 -30.76%
Warrington -9 1 £550 +57.14% 1
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS.

1 10 (62.50%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) CSS
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) Content Management
4 5 (31.25%) PHP
4 5 (31.25%) Drupal
5 4 (25.00%) jQuery
5 4 (25.00%) WordPress
5 4 (25.00%) Intranet
5 4 (25.00%) Web Design
6 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
6 3 (18.75%) LAMP
6 3 (18.75%) Internet
6 3 (18.75%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) .NET
6 3 (18.75%) Android
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
6 3 (18.75%) Node.js
6 3 (18.75%) PhoneGap
6 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
6 3 (18.75%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (18.75%) SDLC
6 3 (18.75%) DevOps
7 2 (12.50%) User Experience
7 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (12.50%) Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) Avaya Modular Messaging
7 2 (12.50%) Front End Development

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) Drupal
2 4 (25.00%) WordPress
3 3 (18.75%) Node.js
4 2 (12.50%) Umbraco
5 1 (6.25%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (6.25%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (6.25%) Magnolia
5 1 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Intranet
2 3 (18.75%) Internet
3 2 (12.50%) Avaya Modular Messaging
3 2 (12.50%) IP Telephony
4 1 (6.25%) Broadband
4 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) Yeoman
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.25%) Publishing
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Web Developer
3 4 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Web Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Web Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) CMS Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (6.25%) UX Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (18.75%) .NET
4 3 (18.75%) LAMP
4 3 (18.75%) PhoneGap
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (12.50%) WCF
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
6 1 (6.25%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (6.25%) CSS3
6 1 (6.25%) HTML5
6 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Android
1 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Content Management
2 4 (25.00%) Web Design
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (18.75%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) OOP
5 1 (6.25%) Process Management
5 1 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) PHP
3 3 (18.75%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Avaya
1 2 (12.50%) EPiServer
1 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Sitecore
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