The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 21 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CMS 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 1.69% - 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.26% - 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£313 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.29 £14.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+14.31% -20.83%
CMS
Leicestershire

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

Application Platforms Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
38 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 32.20% 8.42% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 9
Average daily rate £250 £353 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.07% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £241 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.89% -42.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.49 £17.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £17.25 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) WordPress
4 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
4 1 (16.67%) Magento
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Local Government
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
4 1 (16.67%) EPiServer
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) .NET

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 2 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Web Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Programmer
2 4 (66.67%) PHP Programmer
2 4 (66.67%) Web Programmer
3 3 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (50.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Designer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Magento Developer
4 1 (16.67%) WordPress Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Magento Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
1 1 (16.67%) EPiServer
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe