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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 37 39 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing CMS 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.51% 0.28% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.08% 1.82% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£525 - £300
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 £37.04 £12.65 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+192.80% -42.50%
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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
49 55 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 12.50% 15.28% 15.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 34 22
Average daily rate £400 £338 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -11.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £175 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £607
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £16.83 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.16% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.38% -10.52%

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 4 August 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 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) Sass
2 2 (40.00%) LESS
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) B2B
3 1 (20.00%) B2C
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) HTML

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (20.00%) Drupal
1 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
2 1 (20.00%) UI Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) WordPress Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
2 2 (40.00%) Sass
2 2 (40.00%) LESS
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) Content Management
1 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) B2B
2 1 (20.00%) B2C
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) PHP5
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe