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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 35 37 41
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing CMS 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.97% 0.69% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.95% 3.57% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Average daily rate
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£256 £200 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £15.65 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+75.71% -16.53%
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
43 56 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 14.10% 19.31% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 31
Average daily rate £275 £325 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -7.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £550 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Average hourly rate £11.25 £35.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.85% +218.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £15.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £37.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -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 3 September 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +9 5 £238 +18.75% 1
Loughborough -2 1 £275 +37.50% 1
CMS
East Midlands

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Drupal
3 3 (50.00%) Magento
3 3 (50.00%) Open Source
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
5 1 (16.67%) WordPress
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Subversion
5 1 (16.67%) Content Management
5 1 (16.67%) Google

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) Drupal
2 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
2 1 (16.67%) WordPress
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Web Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Umbraco Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Magento Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Magento Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
1 1 (16.67%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) SEO
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Google