The first table below looks at the demand for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Croydon region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank - - 23
Contract jobs citing CMS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon - - 1.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -24.05%
Application Platforms Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
35 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 33.02% 23.19% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 11
Average daily rate £438 £463 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +105.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £413 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
CMS
London

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

CMS
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Contact Management
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Local Government
1 1 (100.00%) Lagan
1 1 (100.00%) Copywriting
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Copywriting
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Contact Management
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Lagan