The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 33 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing CMS 10 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.70% 1.01% 1.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.89% 7.50% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Average daily rate
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£288 £250 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +100.00%
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 £19.00 £17.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+10.14% -4.16%
CMS
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
72 40 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 19.46% 13.42% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 18 37
Average daily rate £400 £300 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -27.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £145 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £375 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 3
Average hourly rate £22.69 £20.00 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.45% -49.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £20.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 10 (58.82%) Content Management
2 9 (52.94%) HTML
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) jQuery
4 6 (35.29%) PHP
5 5 (29.41%) CSS
5 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
5 5 (29.41%) Magento
6 4 (23.53%) .NET
6 4 (23.53%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) OO PHP
7 3 (17.65%) User Experience
7 3 (17.65%) MySQL
7 3 (17.65%) Web Services
7 3 (17.65%) XML
7 3 (17.65%) OO
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
7 3 (17.65%) Ektron
8 2 (11.76%) Web Development
8 2 (11.76%) Google
8 2 (11.76%) Use Case
8 2 (11.76%) Google Analytics
8 2 (11.76%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (11.76%) Sitecore
8 2 (11.76%) CSS3
8 2 (11.76%) HTML5
8 2 (11.76%) Analytics
8 2 (11.76%) Automotive

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (11.76%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Liferay
2 1 (5.88%) Sitefinity
2 1 (5.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Magento
2 2 (11.76%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Automotive
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Web Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Magento Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Programmer
3 3 (17.65%) PHP Developer
3 3 (17.65%) PHP Web Developer
3 3 (17.65%) PHP Programmer
3 3 (17.65%) Web Programmer
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) PHP Magento Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) jQuery
3 5 (29.41%) CSS
4 4 (23.53%) .NET
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
5 3 (17.65%) Web Services
5 3 (17.65%) XML
6 2 (11.76%) XHTML
6 2 (11.76%) HTML5
6 2 (11.76%) CSS3
7 1 (5.88%) J2EE
7 1 (5.88%) JSP
7 1 (5.88%) Struts
7 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
7 1 (5.88%) JSF
7 1 (5.88%) Ajax
7 1 (5.88%) JSON
7 1 (5.88%) WCF
7 1 (5.88%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Content Management
2 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) OO PHP
4 3 (17.65%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) MVC
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) Use Case
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.88%) SEO
6 1 (5.88%) Web Design
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) PHP
3 4 (23.53%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) C
5 1 (5.88%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Ektron
2 2 (11.76%) Sitecore
2 2 (11.76%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) EPiServer