The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 46 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CMS 2 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.44% - 2.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.99% - 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
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£294 - £315
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 - £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £319 - £322
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.29 £11.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+41.65% -42.50%
CMS
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
67 20 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.73% 11.63% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 10 45
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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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
Burnley - - - -
Lytham St Annes - - - -
Preston - - - -
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Content Management
4 1 (25.00%) WebCenter
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Kentico
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (25.00%) Kentico
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) WebCenter
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle