The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 18 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing CMS 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.75% 0.56% 1.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.00% 3.33% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £21.18 £16.29
% change year-on-year
-11.03% +29.98%
CMS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10 30 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.46% 16.67% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 4
Median daily rate £500 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.44
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.97%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

CMS
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 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 Midlands region with a requirement for CMS.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin
1 1 (100.00%) React
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Couchbase
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jasmine
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) React
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin