The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for CMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 26 June 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)
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 - 26
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing CMS 11 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 7.01% - 0.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 34.38% - 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £300 - £238
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £28.75 £40.15
% change year-on-year -12.17% -28.39%  

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

Contract Application Platform Skills
Leicester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 32 18 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 20.38% 11.92% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 13
Median daily rate £300 £375 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +57.89%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +85.18% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester citing CMS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for CMS in Leicester

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in Leicester

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Leicester region with a requirement for CMS.

1 10 (71.43%) HTML
1 10 (71.43%) CSS
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) Node.js
2 7 (50.00%) React
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) C#
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 4 (28.57%) NUnit
5 4 (28.57%) Content Management
5 4 (28.57%) MVC
5 4 (28.57%) Entity Framework
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (28.57%) MSTest
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (28.57%) Ajax
5 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 4 (28.57%) WCF
6 3 (21.43%) Blackboard
6 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
6 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) Statistics
6 3 (21.43%) jQuery
6 3 (21.43%) Usability Testing

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 (14.29%) Alfresco
1 2 (14.29%) Drupal
1 2 (14.29%) Liferay
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MSTest
1 4 (28.57%) NUnit
2 3 (21.43%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) Jasmine
2 3 (21.43%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Coach
4 2 (14.29%) Communications Manager
4 2 (14.29%) IT Communications Manager
4 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Communications Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) CSS
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) Node.js
2 7 (50.00%) React
3 5 (35.71%) .NET
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 4 (28.57%) Ajax
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (28.57%) Entity Framework
4 4 (28.57%) WCF
4 4 (28.57%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Freedom of Information
1 3 (21.43%) Social Media
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
1 3 (21.43%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Content Management
2 4 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (28.57%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) CRM
3 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) ITSM
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
3 3 (21.43%) Statistics
3 3 (21.43%) Usability Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Web Design
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) Product Management
4 2 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Blackboard
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) OpenText
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Sitecore