The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Cheshire region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 55 52 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing CMS 13 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.71% 1.75% 1.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.67% 9.22% 5.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 6
Average daily rate
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£440 £338 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.22% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-45.26% +31.94%
Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
150 141 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.74% 18.98% 24.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 58 129
Average daily rate £325 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £226 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £448 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 17
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.54 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.45% -5.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.50 £18.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.25 £34.20 £42.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
CMS
North West

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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 - 4 £300 - 1
Chester - - - - 4
Macclesfield - - - - 1
Northwich - - - - 1
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 11 (52.38%) Avaya
3 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 9 (42.86%) Verint
4 7 (33.33%) Firewall
4 7 (33.33%) Solaris
4 7 (33.33%) CSS
4 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (28.57%) PHP
5 6 (28.57%) HTML
6 5 (23.81%) PHP5
6 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
6 5 (23.81%) REST
6 5 (23.81%) JSON
6 5 (23.81%) OO PHP
6 5 (23.81%) MySQL
6 5 (23.81%) XML
6 5 (23.81%) OO
6 5 (23.81%) XHTML
6 5 (23.81%) ISO 9001
6 5 (23.81%) LAMP
6 5 (23.81%) Web Design
6 5 (23.81%) Banking
6 5 (23.81%) Subversion
6 5 (23.81%) Marketing
7 4 (19.05%) PSTN
7 4 (19.05%) VoIP
7 4 (19.05%) H.323
7 4 (19.05%) MGW
8 3 (14.29%) Project Management

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 1 (4.76%) Drupal
1 1 (4.76%) WordPress
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe CQ
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) PSTN
2 4 (19.05%) VoIP
2 4 (19.05%) H.323
2 4 (19.05%) MGW
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
1 5 (23.81%) Subversion
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
2 5 (23.81%) Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Back Office
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.52%) German Language
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Implementation Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Avaya Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) PHP Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Business Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Implementation Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) CSS
2 6 (28.57%) HTML
3 5 (23.81%) REST
3 5 (23.81%) JSON
3 5 (23.81%) XML
3 5 (23.81%) XHTML
3 5 (23.81%) LAMP
4 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
4 1 (4.76%) Struts
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.76%) .NET
4 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) CMDB
2 1 (4.76%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) OO PHP
1 5 (23.81%) OO
1 5 (23.81%) Web Design
2 3 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.52%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
3 2 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
3 2 (9.52%) WFM
4 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) Content Management
4 1 (4.76%) Web Development
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (28.57%) PHP
3 5 (23.81%) PHP5
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Avaya
2 9 (42.86%) Verint
3 1 (4.76%) BMC
3 1 (4.76%) Remedy
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) FatWire
Knutsford, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 250 Per Day
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 225-275 Per Day
Posted: 19 days ago
Warrington
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago