The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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 29 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing CMS 3 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.20% 2.97% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.38% 20.45% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £205 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.73% -19.60%
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
East Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
47 44 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 18.88% 14.52% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 24 30
Average daily rate £313 £285 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.64% -12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £205 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 6
Average hourly rate £24.00 £36.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £26.65 £18.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £160.00 £35.25
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 Leicestershire

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Leicestershire 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
Leicester +7 1 £325 +44.44% 2
CMS
East Midlands

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) MS Access
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) DTS
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) FTP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 2 (40.00%) WAI
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (40.00%) Kentico
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (20.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (20.00%) Drupal
2 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) MS Access
1 2 (40.00%) DTS
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Magento Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Magento Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (40.00%) BDD
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) WAI
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) EPiServer
2 1 (20.00%) Sitecore