The first table below looks at the demand for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 10 July 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 Leicester 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 27 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CMS 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 2.63% - 0.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.67% - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£200 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £8.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £25.25 £17.51
% change year-on-year
-48.51% +44.20%
Application Platforms Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
24 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 15.79% 9.82% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 3
Average daily rate £288 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £280 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £300 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 - £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
CMS
Leicestershire

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 9 (64.29%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) CSS
3 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) PHP
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 4 (28.57%) XHTML
4 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) JSP
4 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 4 (28.57%) SEO
4 4 (28.57%) Web Development
4 4 (28.57%) Ajax
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (28.57%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
5 3 (21.43%) E-business
6 2 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Content Management
6 2 (14.29%) WordPress
6 2 (14.29%) Analytics
7 1 (7.14%) REST
7 1 (7.14%) Local Government
7 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.14%) Degree
7 1 (7.14%) Joomla!

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) WordPress
3 1 (7.14%) Joomla!
3 1 (7.14%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
1 8 (57.14%) Web Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Programmer
2 3 (21.43%) PHP Programmer
2 3 (21.43%) Web Programmer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Content Manager
3 2 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) WordPress Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Web Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Web Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) JSP
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) XHTML
3 4 (28.57%) Ajax
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (28.57%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (7.14%) REST
4 1 (7.14%) jQuery
4 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) MVC
1 4 (28.57%) SEO
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
1 4 (28.57%) Web Development
2 3 (21.43%) E-business
3 2 (14.29%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) PHP
2 4 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe