The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank - 14 18
Contract jobs citing CMS 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - 2.56% 2.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 22.22% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £291 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.98%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
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
West 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 Solihull region.

Application Platforms Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
19 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 13.87% 11.54% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 7
Average daily rate £441 £313 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.04% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £279 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £363 £316
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £12.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

CMS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Interwoven
2 1 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) SAP BI

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SAP BI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) CMS Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PMI
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Interwoven
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore