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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank - 71 58
Contract jobs citing CMS 0 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.41% 1.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 3.45% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
Median daily rate - £325 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £40.15 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-28.39% +103.29%
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
120 116 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.61% 11.96% 17.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 53 58
Median daily rate £400 £340 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £215 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 12
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.85 £14.20 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.05 £34.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+22.65% +24.69%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 8 (72.73%) HTML
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) PHP
4 4 (36.36%) Web Design
4 4 (36.36%) Content Management
4 4 (36.36%) Web Development
4 4 (36.36%) Drupal
4 4 (36.36%) WordPress
4 4 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (36.36%) SDLC
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 3 (27.27%) Intranet
5 3 (27.27%) Internet
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) LAMP
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Android
6 2 (18.18%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
6 2 (18.18%) DevOps
6 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
6 2 (18.18%) Node.js
6 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
6 2 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development

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 (36.36%) Drupal
1 4 (36.36%) WordPress
2 2 (18.18%) ExpressionEngine
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) Magnolia
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
1 3 (27.27%) Intranet
2 1 (9.09%) Broadband
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) PerformancePoint
1 1 (9.09%) PowerPivot
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Billing
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) PHP Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Web Developer
3 3 (27.27%) CMS Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (18.18%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (18.18%) HTML Developer
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (18.18%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Manager
5 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (18.18%) CSS3
3 2 (18.18%) HTML5
3 2 (18.18%) LAMP
3 2 (18.18%) Node.js
3 2 (18.18%) PhoneGap
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (9.09%) CAML
4 1 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Android
1 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Content Management
1 4 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
1 4 (36.36%) SDLC
1 4 (36.36%) Web Design
1 4 (36.36%) Web Development
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (9.09%) BPMN
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
3 1 (9.09%) eTOM
3 1 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Use Case
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) EPiServer