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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
North West / Manchester
Rank 62 81 65
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -16
Contract jobs citing CMS 30 26 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.15% 1.33% 1.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.02% 8.25% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 14
Median daily rate £375 £370 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +24.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £323 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £23.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-2.39% +58.62%

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
214 315 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.32% 16.07% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 155 127
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £195 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 24 18
Median hourly rate - £29.00 £17.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +69.49%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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
Bolton - 2 £388 -
Salford - 1 £400 -
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 42 (56.00%) .NET
2 38 (50.67%) HTML
2 38 (50.67%) JavaScript
3 36 (48.00%) CSS
4 33 (44.00%) C#
5 28 (37.33%) MVC
6 27 (36.00%) HTML5
7 26 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 24 (32.00%) Umbraco
10 23 (30.67%) ASP.NET
10 23 (30.67%) Content Management
10 23 (30.67%) Web Development
11 20 (26.67%) .NET Framework
12 16 (21.33%) jQuery
13 14 (18.67%) Sitecore CMS
13 14 (18.67%) Sitecore
14 13 (17.33%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (17.33%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (17.33%) Entity Framework
14 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET Web API
15 12 (16.00%) Scrum
16 11 (14.67%) SDLC
16 11 (14.67%) SQL Server 2014
17 10 (13.33%) Data Modelling
17 10 (13.33%) SQL
18 8 (10.67%) EPiServer
19 7 (9.33%) Unit Testing
19 7 (9.33%) Software Engineering
19 7 (9.33%) MS Excel

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 24 (32.00%) Umbraco
2 14 (18.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (8.00%) Sitefinity
4 4 (5.33%) Kentico
5 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.00%) WordPress
6 1 (1.33%) Apache
6 1 (1.33%) DNN
6 1 (1.33%) Drupal
6 1 (1.33%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (1.33%) Immediacy CMS
6 1 (1.33%) Magnolia
6 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.33%) Photoshop
3 3 (4.00%) MS Office
4 2 (2.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (2.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.67%) Fireworks
4 2 (2.67%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.33%) GitHub
3 1 (1.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) Intranet
2 1 (1.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (14.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (9.33%) Couchbase
4 7 (9.33%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.33%) MySQL
6 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.33%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 13 (17.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.67%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.33%) Grunt
4 1 (1.33%) gulp
4 1 (1.33%) JBehave
4 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.33%) JIRA
4 1 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.33%) Selenium
4 1 (1.33%) Subversion
4 1 (1.33%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (6.67%) Marketing
2 4 (5.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.00%) Finance
4 2 (2.67%) Retail
5 1 (1.33%) Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Games
5 1 (1.33%) Legal
5 1 (1.33%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (66.67%) Developer
2 14 (18.67%) .NET Developer
2 14 (18.67%) Web Developer
3 11 (14.67%) Senior Developer
4 10 (13.33%) Umbraco Developer
5 9 (12.00%) CMS Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Architect
6 6 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Network Architect
7 4 (5.33%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (5.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Designer
7 4 (5.33%) EPiServer Developer
7 4 (5.33%) PHP Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Consultant
8 3 (4.00%) Content Manager
9 2 (2.67%) HTML Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (56.00%) .NET
2 38 (50.67%) HTML
3 36 (48.00%) CSS
4 27 (36.00%) HTML5
5 23 (30.67%) ASP.NET
6 20 (26.67%) .NET Framework
7 16 (21.33%) jQuery
8 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (17.33%) Entity Framework
9 7 (9.33%) AngularJS
9 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (6.67%) React
10 5 (6.67%) React Native
11 4 (5.33%) Spring
12 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (4.00%) Laravel
12 3 (4.00%) REST
13 2 (2.67%) CSS3
13 2 (2.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (2.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.33%) User Experience
3 2 (2.67%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.67%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.33%) Blog
4 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.33%) Podcast
4 1 (1.33%) Social Media
4 1 (1.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (1.33%) Android
2 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.33%) Unix
2 1 (1.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.33%) MVC
2 26 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (30.67%) Content Management
3 23 (30.67%) Web Development
4 12 (16.00%) Scrum
5 11 (14.67%) SDLC
6 10 (13.33%) Data Modelling
7 7 (9.33%) Software Engineering
7 7 (9.33%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.67%) Migration
9 4 (5.33%) Analytics
9 4 (5.33%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.33%) Project Management
10 3 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (4.00%) Prototyping
10 3 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 38 (50.67%) JavaScript
2 33 (44.00%) C#
3 10 (13.33%) SQL
4 6 (8.00%) PHP
5 5 (6.67%) Java
6 3 (4.00%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.67%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (2.67%) Degree
1 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 14 (18.67%) Sitecore
2 8 (10.67%) EPiServer
3 7 (9.33%) Xamarin
4 6 (8.00%) Cisco
4 6 (8.00%) Ektron
4 6 (8.00%) F5
5 4 (5.33%) IBM
6 3 (4.00%) Adobe
7 2 (2.67%) FatWire
8 1 (1.33%) Alterian
8 1 (1.33%) Avaya
8 1 (1.33%) Google
8 1 (1.33%) hybris
8 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle
8 1 (1.33%) VMware
8 1 (1.33%) Zend
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