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 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 40 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing CMS 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.80% 0.65% 1.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.38% 3.61% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Average daily rate £220 £400 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +113.33%
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
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
47 83 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 12.57% 17.97% 14.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 63 25
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £288 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £675 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.79%
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 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 28 April 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 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
Northampton +10 2 £220 -12.00%
CMS
East Midlands

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 3 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) SEO
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) WCF
3 2 (20.00%) REST
3 2 (20.00%) SOLID
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) hybris
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (10.00%) Kentico
4 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) EPiServer
4 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
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
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
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%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Executive
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Architect
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Umbraco Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Content Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Web Manager
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
1 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Content Management
2 3 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) SEO
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) SOLID
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
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