Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 61 64
Contract jobs citing CMS 0 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 0.76% 1.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.96% 8.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 11
Lancashire median daily rate - £451 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.90% +122.22%
North West median daily rate £338 £375 £356
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £15.50 -

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 Lancashire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 87 169 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 19.16% 25.53% 20.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 122 128
Lancashire median daily rate £425 £394 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.94% -8.43% +32.31%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £223
90th Percentile £615 £552 £547
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £413
% change year-on-year +3.23% -6.06% +26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 5
Lancashire median hourly rate £29.00 £14.00 £25.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +107.14% -44.27% -20.25%
10th Percentile £22.85 £9.19 £15.50
90th Percentile £33.95 £16.90 £36.11
North West median hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £17.17
% change year-on-year +46.67% -12.64% +2.23%

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for CMS in Lancashire

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in Lancashire

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in Lancashire