The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 78 75 73
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing CMS 17 15 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.09% 1.04% 1.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.08% 6.91% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 9
Average daily rate £375 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £195 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £410 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.58 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+62.18% +23.31%
CMS
England

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

Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
240 217 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.33% 14.98% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 105 119
Average daily rate £280 £333 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +66.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £175 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 16
Average hourly rate £14.30 £16.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.64% -17.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £24.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

CMS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -1 10 £375 +3.44% 4
Northamptonshire +15 6 £388 -3.12% 2
Leicestershire -9 1 £300 +51.89% 5
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (38.46%) HTML
1 10 (38.46%) Content Management
2 9 (34.62%) SEO
3 8 (30.77%) PHP
3 8 (30.77%) .NET
3 8 (30.77%) E-Commerce
4 7 (26.92%) C#
5 5 (19.23%) Marketing
5 5 (19.23%) HTML5
6 4 (15.38%) User Experience
6 4 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (15.38%) Finance
6 4 (15.38%) MVC
6 4 (15.38%) Retail
6 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (15.38%) Java
6 4 (15.38%) CSS
6 4 (15.38%) XHTML
7 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
7 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.54%) Magento
7 3 (11.54%) Front End Development
7 3 (11.54%) Drupal
8 2 (7.69%) Umbraco
8 2 (7.69%) SOLID
8 2 (7.69%) Web Usability
8 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (7.69%) REST
8 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
8 2 (7.69%) CoreMedia CMS

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (11.54%) Drupal
2 2 (7.69%) CoreMedia CMS
2 2 (7.69%) Umbraco
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) Commerce Server
3 1 (3.85%) concrete5
3 1 (3.85%) Joomla!
3 1 (3.85%) Kentico
3 1 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (19.23%) Marketing
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Retail
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Content Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 4 (15.38%) CMS Developer
3 4 (15.38%) HTML Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Lead C# Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Lead Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Lead Java Developer
4 3 (11.54%) UI Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Digital Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Digital Content Manager
5 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (7.69%) Magento Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) HTML
2 8 (30.77%) .NET
3 5 (19.23%) HTML5
4 4 (15.38%) CSS
4 4 (15.38%) XHTML
5 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 2 (7.69%) REST
5 2 (7.69%) WCF
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.85%) CSS3
6 1 (3.85%) jQuery
6 1 (3.85%) Sass
6 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (3.85%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Content Management
2 9 (34.62%) SEO
3 8 (30.77%) E-Commerce
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (15.38%) MVC
5 3 (11.54%) Front End Development
5 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) SOLID
6 2 (7.69%) TDD
6 2 (7.69%) Web Usability
7 1 (3.85%) Analytics
7 1 (3.85%) Digital Content Management
7 1 (3.85%) Infographics
7 1 (3.85%) Information Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) OO PHP
7 1 (3.85%) Open Source
7 1 (3.85%) Ticket Management
7 1 (3.85%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) PHP
2 7 (26.92%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe
2 1 (3.85%) Avaya
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco
2 1 (3.85%) EPiServer
2 1 (3.85%) Huawei
2 1 (3.85%) hybris
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.85%) Zend
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