The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 58 59 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing CMS 46 36 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.60% 2.39% 2.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.97% 14.52% 15.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 11
Median daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £237 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £40.15 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-28.39% +86.74%
CMS
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
256 248 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.49% 16.45% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 160 106
Median daily rate £400 £388 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +17.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £215 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 12
Median hourly rate £36.00 £18.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.26% +1.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +23.52%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford -5 2 £120 +2.12%
Stockport - 2 £319 -
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for CMS.

1 28 (40.00%) .NET
2 25 (35.71%) C#
2 25 (35.71%) HTML
2 25 (35.71%) Content Management
3 24 (34.29%) CSS
4 22 (31.43%) JavaScript
5 21 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (25.71%) MVC
7 17 (24.29%) PHP
8 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 14 (20.00%) Web Development
8 14 (20.00%) HTML5
9 13 (18.57%) Sitecore CMS
9 13 (18.57%) Sitecore
9 13 (18.57%) AngularJS
10 12 (17.14%) BDD
10 12 (17.14%) CSS3
11 11 (15.71%) EPiServer
11 11 (15.71%) TDD
11 11 (15.71%) E-Commerce
12 10 (14.29%) jQuery
13 9 (12.86%) Front End Development
13 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET
13 9 (12.86%) Scrum
14 8 (11.43%) .NET Framework
14 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
15 7 (10.00%) Web Testing
15 7 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (10.00%) Photoshop
15 7 (10.00%) Automated Testing

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (18.57%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (7.14%) Drupal
2 5 (7.14%) EPiServer CMS
2 5 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.71%) Umbraco
3 4 (5.71%) WordPress
4 3 (4.29%) ArcGIS
4 3 (4.29%) GeoServer
5 2 (2.86%) Orchard CMS
6 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.43%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (1.43%) IIS
6 1 (1.43%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (5.71%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (5.71%) Fireworks
2 4 (5.71%) MS Office
3 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.43%) Magento
2 1 (1.43%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) GitHub
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) DNS
1 1 (1.43%) Intranet
1 1 (1.43%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) GIS
3 1 (1.43%) MS Access
3 1 (1.43%) MySQL
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.57%) SpecFlow
2 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.14%) JIRA
3 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.43%) Grunt
5 1 (1.43%) gulp
5 1 (1.43%) NUnit
5 1 (1.43%) PhpStorm
5 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (4.29%) Legal
1 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.86%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Marketing
2 2 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (1.43%) Back Office
3 1 (1.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (58.57%) Developer
2 13 (18.57%) .NET Developer
3 8 (11.43%) CMS Developer
3 8 (11.43%) Web Developer
4 7 (10.00%) PHP Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) C# Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Agile Developer
6 5 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) Designer
7 4 (5.71%) EPiServer Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (5.71%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Systems Support
7 4 (5.71%) Systems Support Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (40.00%) .NET
2 25 (35.71%) HTML
3 24 (34.29%) CSS
4 14 (20.00%) HTML5
5 13 (18.57%) AngularJS
6 12 (17.14%) CSS3
7 10 (14.29%) jQuery
8 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET
9 8 (11.43%) .NET Framework
10 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (5.71%) Backbone.js
11 4 (5.71%) Ember.js
11 4 (5.71%) React
12 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 3 (4.29%) Node.js
12 3 (4.29%) Web Services
13 2 (2.86%) Ajax
14 1 (1.43%) Symfony
14 1 (1.43%) WCF
14 1 (1.43%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.57%) NHS
2 6 (8.57%) User Experience
3 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.29%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.86%) Social Media
5 1 (1.43%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.71%) Content Management
2 21 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (25.71%) MVC
4 14 (20.00%) Web Development
5 12 (17.14%) BDD
6 11 (15.71%) E-Commerce
6 11 (15.71%) TDD
7 9 (12.86%) Front End Development
7 9 (12.86%) Scrum
8 7 (10.00%) Automated Testing
8 7 (10.00%) Web Design
8 7 (10.00%) Web Testing
9 6 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (8.57%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 6 (8.57%) Data Management
9 6 (8.57%) OWASP
9 6 (8.57%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 5 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.71%) C#
2 22 (31.43%) JavaScript
3 17 (24.29%) PHP
4 6 (8.57%) SQL
5 1 (1.43%) C++
5 1 (1.43%) Java
5 1 (1.43%) Python
5 1 (1.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.43%) ISEB
2 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.43%) MCP
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) WCAG
2 2 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.57%) Sitecore
3 11 (15.71%) EPiServer
4 4 (5.71%) Capita
4 4 (5.71%) ServiceNow
5 3 (4.29%) ESRI
6 1 (1.43%) Adobe
6 1 (1.43%) hybris
6 1 (1.43%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.43%) SAP
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