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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank - 21 25
Contract jobs citing CMS 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 1.68% 1.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 5.41% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.81
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £19.19 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -10.76%

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
14 37 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 14.58% 31.09% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 23 17
Median daily rate £350 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £245 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £425 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.52% +5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £16.67 £14.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 £35.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +4.10%

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
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