The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank - 32 25
Contract jobs citing CMS 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 0.47% 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.92% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £500 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.30 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-31.66% -
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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
43 52 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 30.94% 24.41% 13.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 3
Average daily rate £400 £295 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.59% +63.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.71% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 4
Average hourly rate £27.50 £16.84 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.30% -55.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £16.84 £34.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £31.56 £38.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.93% -5.10%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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