The first table below looks at the demand for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Wolverhampton region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 17 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing CMS 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 5.80% 10.00% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.05% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £253 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+3.16% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -24.05%
Application Platforms Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
19 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 27.54% 30.00% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 1
Average daily rate £260 £275 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
CMS
West Midlands

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
2 6 (60.00%) REST
2 6 (60.00%) Alterian
2 6 (60.00%) Subversion
2 6 (60.00%) Spring
2 6 (60.00%) Maven
2 6 (60.00%) JSTL
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) J2EE
2 6 (60.00%) Ant
2 6 (60.00%) JSP
2 6 (60.00%) XML
2 6 (60.00%) XSLT
2 6 (60.00%) UNIX
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Apache
2 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (60.00%) Eclipse
3 4 (40.00%) CSS3
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (30.00%) Sass
4 3 (30.00%) Umbraco
5 1 (10.00%) QA
5 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
5 1 (10.00%) TDD

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 6 (60.00%) Apache
1 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (30.00%) Umbraco
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Subversion
1 6 (60.00%) Maven
1 6 (60.00%) Ant
1 6 (60.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Java Web Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
2 6 (60.00%) REST
2 6 (60.00%) Spring
2 6 (60.00%) JSTL
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) J2EE
2 6 (60.00%) JSP
2 6 (60.00%) XML
2 6 (60.00%) XSLT
3 4 (40.00%) CSS3
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) Sass
5 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) UNIX
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (10.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Alterian