The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 38 42 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing CMS 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.58% 0.27% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.88% 2.04% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£525 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.15 £13.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+208.84% -45.26%
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East Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
41 49 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 11.95% 13.03% 19.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 28 24
Average daily rate £325 £338 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -22.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £433 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £16.83 £12.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.20% +9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.15% -13.15%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) CSS3
2 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
2 3 (42.86%) Sass
2 3 (42.86%) LESS
2 3 (42.86%) Ajax
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
2 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (42.86%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) Adobe
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Photoshop
3 2 (28.57%) Content Management
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) User Experience
4 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (14.29%) Magento
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Node.js
4 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) Drupal
1 1 (14.29%) WordPress
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Photoshop
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) UI Developer
2 2 (28.57%) UI Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) WordPress Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) CSS3
2 3 (42.86%) Backbone.js
2 3 (42.86%) Sass
2 3 (42.86%) LESS
2 3 (42.86%) Ajax
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
2 3 (42.86%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OO
1 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) B2B
3 1 (14.29%) B2C
3 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) PHP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft