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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 66 61 47
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs citing CMS 36 33 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.96% 2.14% 2.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.88% 12.99% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 12
Median daily rate £250 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £216 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.83 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-67.92% +77.77%
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
303 254 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.53% 16.45% 16.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 155 107
Median daily rate £386 £370 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.18% +12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £215 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.26% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 11
Median hourly rate £38.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.30% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £14.95 £13.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £19.00 £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +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 29 May 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 29 May 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 - 3 £120 -
Stockport - 2 £319 -
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 27 (45.00%) .NET
2 25 (41.67%) C#
2 25 (41.67%) HTML
2 25 (41.67%) CSS
3 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (35.00%) MVC
5 16 (26.67%) Content Management
5 16 (26.67%) HTML5
6 15 (25.00%) BDD
6 15 (25.00%) CSS3
6 15 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 14 (23.33%) EPiServer
7 14 (23.33%) Sitecore CMS
7 14 (23.33%) Sitecore
8 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
8 13 (21.67%) Scrum
9 12 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 12 (20.00%) PHP
9 12 (20.00%) Web Testing
9 12 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (18.33%) SpecFlow
10 11 (18.33%) OWASP
10 11 (18.33%) Front End Development
10 11 (18.33%) Web Development
10 11 (18.33%) Requirements Analysis
10 11 (18.33%) WCAG
11 9 (15.00%) TDD
11 9 (15.00%) User Experience
12 7 (11.67%) jQuery

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 14 (23.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.00%) Drupal
3 3 (5.00%) EPiServer CMS
3 3 (5.00%) WordPress
4 2 (3.33%) ArcGIS
4 2 (3.33%) GeoServer
4 2 (3.33%) Node.js
4 2 (3.33%) Orchard CMS
4 2 (3.33%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.67%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (1.67%) IIS
5 1 (1.67%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Photoshop
2 4 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (6.67%) Fireworks
2 4 (6.67%) MS Office
3 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (1.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) GitHub
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) DNS
1 1 (1.67%) Intranet
1 1 (1.67%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) GIS
3 1 (1.67%) MS Access
3 1 (1.67%) MySQL
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (18.33%) SpecFlow
2 4 (6.67%) JIRA
3 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.67%) NUnit
4 1 (1.67%) PhpStorm
4 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.00%) Legal
2 2 (3.33%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.67%) Back Office
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Publishing
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (55.00%) Developer
2 15 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (11.67%) Agile Developer
3 7 (11.67%) C# Developer
3 7 (11.67%) HTML Developer
4 6 (10.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 6 (10.00%) Analyst
4 6 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Agile C# Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.67%) CMS Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Consultant
6 4 (6.67%) Designer
6 4 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Systems Support
6 4 (6.67%) Systems Support Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (45.00%) .NET
2 25 (41.67%) CSS
2 25 (41.67%) HTML
3 16 (26.67%) HTML5
4 15 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 15 (25.00%) CSS3
5 12 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 7 (11.67%) jQuery
7 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (3.33%) Ajax
9 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 2 (3.33%) Backbone.js
9 2 (3.33%) Ember.js
9 2 (3.33%) React
9 2 (3.33%) Web Services
10 1 (1.67%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (1.67%) Django
10 1 (1.67%) LAMP
10 1 (1.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (15.00%) User Experience
3 5 (8.33%) NHS
4 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (3.33%) Social Media
6 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (35.00%) MVC
3 16 (26.67%) Content Management
4 15 (25.00%) BDD
5 13 (21.67%) Scrum
6 12 (20.00%) Web Testing
7 11 (18.33%) Front End Development
7 11 (18.33%) OWASP
7 11 (18.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 11 (18.33%) Web Development
8 9 (15.00%) TDD
9 7 (11.67%) E-Commerce
9 7 (11.67%) Web Design
10 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 6 (10.00%) Process Management
11 5 (8.33%) Automated Testing
11 5 (8.33%) Configuration Management
11 5 (8.33%) Data Management
11 5 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (41.67%) C#
2 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (20.00%) PHP
4 5 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (1.67%) Java
5 1 (1.67%) Python
5 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) ISEB
2 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.67%) MCP
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.33%) WCAG
2 2 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) EPiServer
1 14 (23.33%) Sitecore
2 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.33%) Capita
4 4 (6.67%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.33%) ESRI
6 1 (1.67%) Adobe
6 1 (1.67%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.67%) SAP
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