Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for CMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CMS over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Content Management System (CMS)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 - 43
Rank change year-on-year - +43 -8
Contract jobs citing CMS 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.82% - 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.54% - 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Chester median daily rate £375 - -
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -11.76% +21.43% -12.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

CMS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 52 34 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 24.41% 11.30% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 29 14
Chester median daily rate £365 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.67% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £186 £286
90th Percentile £475 £459 £532
Cheshire median daily rate £330 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -12.00% -6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 10
Chester median hourly rate £12.00 - £25.00
10th Percentile £11.00 - £15.92
90th Percentile £13.60 - £35.25
Cheshire median hourly rate £30.00 £14.18 £19.00
% change year-on-year +111.57% -25.37% +5.56%

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing CMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for CMS in Chester

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CMS in Chester.

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in Chester

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in Chester over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMS in Chester

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Chester region with a requirement for CMS.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) Laravel
2 4 (66.67%) React
2 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
3 3 (50.00%) Sass
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) gulp
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
4 2 (33.33%) WordPress
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) ExpressionEngine
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) LAMP
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) W3C
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) Re-Platforming
4 2 (33.33%) webpack

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) ExpressionEngine
1 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
1 2 (33.33%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) gulp
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) webpack
3 1 (16.67%) Grunt
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (33.33%) HTML Developer
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) Laravel
2 4 (66.67%) React
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) Sass
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (33.33%) LAMP
4 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (16.67%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) W3C
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (16.67%) Secure Coding
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Twitter