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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 28 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs citing CMS 1 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 0.61% 2.84% 3.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.03% 15.38% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Average daily rate £300 £198 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.89% -12.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £21.58 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+67.97% +26.94%
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
33 26 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 20.25% 18.44% 10.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 5
Average daily rate £250 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £23.40 £160.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 5 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) Umbraco
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) GIS
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (66.67%) Umbraco
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) GIS
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Umbraco Developer
2 1 (33.33%) CMS Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
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