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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 74 68 43
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -25
Contract jobs citing CMS 5 5 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.50% 0.60% 3.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.86% 4.07% 15.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 15
Average daily rate
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£356 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £255 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £437 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.06% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £14.81 - £9.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £22.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+25.55% +50.00%
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
175 123 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.48% 14.77% 19.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 51 53
Average daily rate £400 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 14
Average hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +109.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.81 £16.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.57 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.26%

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
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 17 April 2015. 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
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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
Warrington -15 2 - -
Crewe - - - - 1
Knutsford - - - - 1
Macclesfield - - - -
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 5 (55.56%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (33.33%) Umbraco
3 3 (33.33%) CSS3
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) Sitefinity
5 1 (11.11%) WordPress
5 1 (11.11%) MySQL
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) Avaya
5 1 (11.11%) Back Office
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Publishing
5 1 (11.11%) Web Design
5 1 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) Multimedia
5 1 (11.11%) Content Management
5 1 (11.11%) Local Government
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 3 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 2 (22.22%) Sitefinity
3 1 (11.11%) WordPress
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) Joomla!
3 1 (11.11%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Publishing
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
1 1 (11.11%) Multimedia
1 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) UI Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
2 2 (22.22%) UI Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Umbraco Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Editor
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Content Editor
3 1 (11.11%) Content Editor
3 1 (11.11%) Avaya Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) CSS3
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Taxonomies
1 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) OO
1 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
1 1 (11.11%) MVC
1 1 (11.11%) Web Design
1 1 (11.11%) Content Management
1 1 (11.11%) Web Development
1 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) PHP5
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Avaya
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