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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 39 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs citing CMS 6 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.58% 1.42% 1.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.00% 10.81% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Average daily rate
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£275 £250 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.65 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-35.12% +8.33%
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
60 37 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 15.79% 13.12% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 13 37
Average daily rate £370 £300 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -27.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 2
Average hourly rate £20.10 £20.00 £57.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.47% -65.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 August 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 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (60.00%) Content Management
3 9 (60.00%) jQuery
4 7 (46.67%) CSS
5 6 (40.00%) .NET
5 6 (40.00%) C#
6 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
6 4 (26.67%) Web Services
6 4 (26.67%) XML
6 4 (26.67%) Ektron
7 3 (20.00%) HTML5
7 3 (20.00%) CSS3
7 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) XHTML
7 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) MVC
7 3 (20.00%) Web Development
8 2 (13.33%) WCF
8 2 (13.33%) LINQ
8 2 (13.33%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (13.33%) Sitecore
8 2 (13.33%) Google
8 2 (13.33%) Automotive
8 2 (13.33%) Internet
8 2 (13.33%) Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) MySQL
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
8 2 (13.33%) MS Excel

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (13.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Sitefinity
2 1 (6.67%) Liferay
2 1 (6.67%) Umbraco
2 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Automotive
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Umbraco Developer
4 1 (6.67%) UI Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 9 (60.00%) jQuery
3 7 (46.67%) CSS
4 6 (40.00%) .NET
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
5 4 (26.67%) Web Services
5 4 (26.67%) XML
6 3 (20.00%) HTML5
6 3 (20.00%) CSS3
6 3 (20.00%) XHTML
7 2 (13.33%) WCF
7 2 (13.33%) LINQ
8 1 (6.67%) J2EE
8 1 (6.67%) JSP
8 1 (6.67%) Struts
8 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
8 1 (6.67%) JSF
8 1 (6.67%) Ajax
8 1 (6.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Social Media
1 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Content Management
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) MVC
2 3 (20.00%) Web Development
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) Use Case
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) Web Design
4 1 (6.67%) SEO
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Ektron
2 2 (13.33%) Sitecore
2 2 (13.33%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe
3 1 (6.67%) Sony
3 1 (6.67%) EPiServer