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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 64 73 63
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs citing CMS 42 30 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.26% 1.69% 1.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.84% 10.42% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 23 8
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £372
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+12.30% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.56
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £33.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-7.57% +109.52%
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
283 288 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.22% 16.20% 16.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 180 113
Median daily rate £375 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £255 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 12
Median hourly rate £20.73 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.56% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.32 £25.00 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

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 August 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 August 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
Stockport - 1 £275 -
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 29 (39.19%) Content Management
2 26 (35.14%) HTML
3 25 (33.78%) JavaScript
4 23 (31.08%) .NET
5 22 (29.73%) CSS
6 21 (28.38%) C#
7 17 (22.97%) Web Development
8 16 (21.62%) HTML5
9 15 (20.27%) PHP
9 15 (20.27%) MVC
10 14 (18.92%) ASP.NET
11 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
11 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (16.22%) E-Commerce
13 11 (14.86%) jQuery
14 10 (13.51%) Photoshop
15 9 (12.16%) SQL
15 9 (12.16%) TDD
16 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
16 8 (10.81%) Sitecore CMS
16 8 (10.81%) Sitecore
17 7 (9.46%) Entity Framework
17 7 (9.46%) CSS3
17 7 (9.46%) Responsive Web Design
17 7 (9.46%) AngularJS
17 7 (9.46%) User Experience
17 7 (9.46%) MS Excel
17 7 (9.46%) .NET Framework
18 6 (8.11%) Automated Testing
18 6 (8.11%) Data Management

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 8 (10.81%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (6.76%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.41%) Drupal
3 4 (5.41%) EPiServer CMS
3 4 (5.41%) Umbraco
4 3 (4.05%) ArcGIS
4 3 (4.05%) GeoServer
4 3 (4.05%) Sitefinity
4 3 (4.05%) WordPress
5 2 (2.70%) Orchard CMS
6 1 (1.35%) Magnolia
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Photoshop
2 7 (9.46%) MS Excel
3 6 (8.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (8.11%) Fireworks
4 4 (5.41%) MS Office
5 2 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (2.70%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Visualfiles
2 2 (2.70%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) GitHub
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.05%) GIS
3 1 (1.35%) MS Access
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Git (software)
1 5 (6.76%) JIRA
2 3 (4.05%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.70%) Axure RP
3 2 (2.70%) Grunt
3 2 (2.70%) gulp
3 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.35%) PhpStorm
4 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (8.11%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.41%) Marketing
2 4 (5.41%) Retail
3 3 (4.05%) Finance
3 3 (4.05%) Legal
4 1 (1.35%) Back Office
4 1 (1.35%) Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (48.65%) Developer
2 13 (17.57%) Web Developer
3 11 (14.86%) CMS Developer
4 6 (8.11%) .NET Developer
4 6 (8.11%) Analyst
4 6 (8.11%) Designer
5 5 (6.76%) Architect
5 5 (6.76%) Consultant
5 5 (6.76%) Network Architect
6 4 (5.41%) EPiServer Developer
6 4 (5.41%) PHP Developer
6 4 (5.41%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) Systems Support
6 4 (5.41%) Systems Support Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) Web Designer
7 3 (4.05%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.05%) Applications Consultant
7 3 (4.05%) Drupal Consultant
7 3 (4.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (35.14%) HTML
2 23 (31.08%) .NET
3 22 (29.73%) CSS
4 16 (21.62%) HTML5
5 14 (18.92%) ASP.NET
6 11 (14.86%) jQuery
7 7 (9.46%) .NET Framework
7 7 (9.46%) AngularJS
7 7 (9.46%) CSS3
7 7 (9.46%) Entity Framework
8 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (5.41%) Backbone.js
10 4 (5.41%) Ember.js
10 4 (5.41%) React
11 3 (4.05%) Node.js
12 2 (2.70%) Ajax
12 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 1 (1.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 1 (1.35%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) User Experience
2 6 (8.11%) NHS
3 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.05%) Digital Media
3 3 (4.05%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.70%) Social Media
5 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.19%) Content Management
2 17 (22.97%) Web Development
3 15 (20.27%) MVC
4 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (16.22%) E-Commerce
6 9 (12.16%) TDD
7 7 (9.46%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (8.11%) Automated Testing
8 6 (8.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 6 (8.11%) Data Management
8 6 (8.11%) Front End Development
8 6 (8.11%) Migration
8 6 (8.11%) Web Design
9 5 (6.76%) BDD
9 5 (6.76%) Change Management
9 5 (6.76%) Configuration Management
9 5 (6.76%) Service Management
10 4 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (5.41%) ITIL
10 4 (5.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (33.78%) JavaScript
2 21 (28.38%) C#
3 15 (20.27%) PHP
4 9 (12.16%) SQL
5 1 (1.35%) C++
5 1 (1.35%) Java
5 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) Degree
2 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.35%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.35%) ISEB
4 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.35%) MCP
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
1 8 (10.81%) Sitecore
2 5 (6.76%) Cisco
2 5 (6.76%) EPiServer
2 5 (6.76%) F5
3 4 (5.41%) IBM
3 4 (5.41%) ServiceNow
4 3 (4.05%) Adobe
4 3 (4.05%) ESRI
5 2 (2.70%) hybris
6 1 (1.35%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.35%) SAP
Manchester
Michael Page Technology
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
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