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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 30 42 31
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing CMS 6 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.00% 0.93% 2.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.50% 6.35% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate £388 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.58 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+62.18% +25.10%
CMS
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
48 63 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 16.00% 14.72% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 42 17
Average daily rate £330 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £120 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
Northampton +14 4 £388 -3.12% 5
Kettering - 2 £500 -
CMS
East Midlands

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 6 (60.00%) Content Management
2 5 (50.00%) Marketing
2 5 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) SEO
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) B2B
4 2 (20.00%) B2C
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) WCF
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) SOLID
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (10.00%) hybris
5 1 (10.00%) Kentico
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
5 1 (10.00%) EPiServer
5 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (10.00%) Kentico
1 1 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 5 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Content Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Architect
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Executive
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing Executive
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce Executive
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing Executive
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Web Marketing Executive
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Content Manager
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Architect
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Chip and PIN
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Content Management
2 5 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) SEO
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) B2B
4 2 (20.00%) B2C
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) SOLID
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) PHP
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) EPiServer
1 1 (10.00%) hybris
1 1 (10.00%) Sitecore