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 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 31 39 28
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing CMS 8 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.43% 1.32% 1.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.12% 7.69% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £210 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £325 £261
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.52 £13.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+196.30% -42.22%
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
66 65 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 20.06% 17.11% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 42 8
Average daily rate £354 £388 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.58% +28.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £463 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 4
Average hourly rate £19.57 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.82% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

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 28 July 2015, 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 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) MVC
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5
6 2 (20.00%) BDD
6 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (20.00%) LINQ
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
6 2 (20.00%) LINQ to SQL
6 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (20.00%) WordPress
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) WinForms
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) SMTP
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) SSL
6 2 (20.00%) Workflow
6 2 (20.00%) CRM
6 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) WordPress
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SMTP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (10.00%) MI Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Magento Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Magento Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (20.00%) LINQ to SQL
4 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (20.00%) Classic ASP
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) WinForms
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (20.00%) LINQ
5 1 (10.00%) Flash
5 1 (10.00%) Sass
5 1 (10.00%) LESS
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) SSADM
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VBScript
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree