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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 74 88 60
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -28
Contract jobs citing CMS 34 19 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.03% 0.98% 2.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.29% 5.96% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 19
Median daily rate £373 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +13.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £21.18 £18.94
% change year-on-year
-11.03% +11.82%
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
238 319 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.23% 16.43% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 161 126
Median daily rate £400 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £212 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £511 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 24 17
Median hourly rate £14.75 £12.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.00% -21.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -10.25%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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
Bolton - 5 £363 -
Salford - 1 £400 -
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 31 (43.66%) .NET
2 28 (39.44%) HTML
2 28 (39.44%) JavaScript
3 27 (38.03%) Content Management
4 26 (36.62%) CSS
5 25 (35.21%) Web Development
6 21 (29.58%) C#
7 20 (28.17%) .NET Framework
8 18 (25.35%) HTML5
9 17 (23.94%) Umbraco
10 16 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (22.54%) MVC
10 16 (22.54%) Sitecore CMS
10 16 (22.54%) Sitecore
11 15 (21.13%) SQL Server
12 13 (18.31%) Entity Framework
13 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET
14 11 (15.49%) SDLC
15 10 (14.08%) PHP
16 8 (11.27%) SQL
16 8 (11.27%) AngularJS
17 7 (9.86%) Couchbase
17 7 (9.86%) Xamarin
17 7 (9.86%) Mobile App
17 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Azure
17 7 (9.86%) NoSQL
17 7 (9.86%) E-Commerce
17 7 (9.86%) MS Excel
17 7 (9.86%) Software Engineering

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 17 (23.94%) Umbraco
2 16 (22.54%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (8.45%) Sitefinity
4 4 (5.63%) Kentico
4 4 (5.63%) WordPress
5 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.82%) Drupal
7 1 (1.41%) Apache
7 1 (1.41%) DNN
7 1 (1.41%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (1.41%) Immediacy CMS
7 1 (1.41%) Magnolia
7 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.63%) Photoshop
3 3 (4.23%) MS Office
4 2 (2.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (2.82%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.82%) Fireworks
4 2 (2.82%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.41%) GitHub
3 1 (1.41%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) Intranet
2 1 (1.41%) HTTP
2 1 (1.41%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.41%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.86%) Couchbase
2 7 (9.86%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.63%) MySQL
4 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.41%) Endeca
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.23%) Jasmine
2 3 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.82%) Axure RP
3 2 (2.82%) Grunt
3 2 (2.82%) gulp
3 2 (2.82%) JIRA
4 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.41%) JBehave
4 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.41%) Selenium
4 1 (1.41%) Subversion
4 1 (1.41%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (7.04%) Manufacturing
1 5 (7.04%) Marketing
2 3 (4.23%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Games
3 1 (1.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 45 (63.38%) Developer
2 16 (22.54%) Web Developer
3 12 (16.90%) CMS Developer
4 11 (15.49%) .NET Developer
5 7 (9.86%) PHP Developer
6 6 (8.45%) Architect
6 6 (8.45%) Network Architect
7 4 (5.63%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.63%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Consultant
7 4 (5.63%) EPiServer Developer
8 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Content Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Designer
8 3 (4.23%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Cisco Architect
9 2 (2.82%) Cisco Network Architect
9 2 (2.82%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (43.66%) .NET
2 28 (39.44%) HTML
3 26 (36.62%) CSS
4 20 (28.17%) .NET Framework
5 18 (25.35%) HTML5
6 13 (18.31%) Entity Framework
7 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET
8 8 (11.27%) AngularJS
9 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (9.86%) jQuery
10 6 (8.45%) React
11 5 (7.04%) React Native
12 4 (5.63%) Laravel
12 4 (5.63%) Spring
13 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (4.23%) CSS3
13 3 (4.23%) REST
14 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET Web API
14 2 (2.82%) CakePHP
14 2 (2.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.23%) User Experience
3 2 (2.82%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.82%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.41%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.23%) Linux
2 1 (1.41%) Android
2 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.41%) Unix
2 1 (1.41%) Windows
2 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.03%) Content Management
2 25 (35.21%) Web Development
3 16 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.54%) MVC
4 11 (15.49%) SDLC
5 7 (9.86%) E-Commerce
5 7 (9.86%) Software Engineering
6 6 (8.45%) Unit Testing
7 5 (7.04%) Migration
7 5 (7.04%) Project Management
8 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.63%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (4.23%) Analytics
9 3 (4.23%) BDD
9 3 (4.23%) Change Management
9 3 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.23%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (4.23%) Prototyping
9 3 (4.23%) TDD
9 3 (4.23%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 28 (39.44%) JavaScript
2 21 (29.58%) C#
3 10 (14.08%) PHP
4 8 (11.27%) SQL
5 5 (7.04%) Java
6 3 (4.23%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.82%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.82%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 16 (22.54%) Sitecore
2 7 (9.86%) EPiServer
2 7 (9.86%) Xamarin
3 6 (8.45%) Cisco
3 6 (8.45%) Ektron
3 6 (8.45%) F5
4 4 (5.63%) IBM
5 3 (4.23%) Adobe
5 3 (4.23%) hybris
6 2 (2.82%) FatWire
7 1 (1.41%) Alterian
7 1 (1.41%) Avaya
7 1 (1.41%) Google
7 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle
7 1 (1.41%) VMware
7 1 (1.41%) Zend
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