The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CMS 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.65% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.08% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.92 £40.00 £21.56
% change year-on-year
-67.71% +85.57%
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 Merseyside region.

Application Platforms Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
49 70 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 15.91% 18.28% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 31 9
Average daily rate £375 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £261 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £675 £306
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +11.11%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 2 - - 1
CMS
North West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS.

1 3 (42.86%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Email Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Social Media
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Broadband
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya Certification
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Broadband
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) MPLS
1 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Web Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Web Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Campaign Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) CMS Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Java Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Java Software Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing Campaign Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Social Media
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 1 (14.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Email Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Online Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Avaya Certification
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Avaya
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) OpenText
1 1 (14.29%) Panasonic
1 1 (14.29%) SimCorp
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore