The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 40 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing CMS 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.38% 0.26% 0.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.17% 1.41% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £530 - £294
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £23.00 £21.58
% change year-on-year
-2.39% +6.58%

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
46 71 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 17.62% 18.39% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 54 50
Median daily rate £350 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £11.00 £12.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.72% -60.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston - 1 £530 - 3
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for CMS.

1 3 (75.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) SEO
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Social Media
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Taxonomies
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Web Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) NHS
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Content Strategist
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Social Media
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) SEO
2 2 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Web Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) F5