The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 37 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing CMS 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.03% 1.23% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.26% 7.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £375 £356 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.81 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.92 £40.00 £21.56
% change year-on-year
-67.71% +85.57%
CMS
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Application Platforms Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
47 40 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 24.10% 16.46% 18.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 26 14
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £340 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £463 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 6
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.84 £40.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.70% -58.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.81 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £27.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester region citing CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMS across the Chester region.

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Chester

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Chester region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Chester region.

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

CMS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Chester region with a requirement for CMS.

1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
1 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (33.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
General
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) CMS Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
1 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Management
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe