The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 30 March 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)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 41 37
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4  
Contract jobs citing CMS 7 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.37% 0.71% 0.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.73% 5.26% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Median daily rate £298 £300 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.83% +50.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £13.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +150.00% -39.53%  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 51 38 42
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 17.29% 13.43% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 22 22
Median daily rate £305 £250 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £111 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 6
Median hourly rate £25.00 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +85.18% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year - +3.91%  

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in Leicestershire

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in Leicestershire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -3 3 £250 -16.66% 2
CMS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for CMS.

1 8 (57.14%) MVC
1 8 (57.14%) C#
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
1 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
1 8 (57.14%) CSS
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 5 (35.71%) Content Management
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
3 5 (35.71%) Service Management
3 5 (35.71%) ITSM
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Retail
4 4 (28.57%) jQuery
4 4 (28.57%) Usability Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (28.57%) User Experience
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Blackboard
5 3 (21.43%) HTML5
5 3 (21.43%) Social Media
5 3 (21.43%) CSS3
5 3 (21.43%) Front End Development

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (14.29%) Umbraco
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Intranet
2 1 (7.14%) Extranet
2 1 (7.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (28.57%) Retail
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (42.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Communications Manager
4 2 (14.29%) IT Communications Manager
4 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.14%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Content Designer
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
1 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
1 8 (57.14%) CSS
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (28.57%) jQuery
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (21.43%) CSS3
3 3 (21.43%) HTML5
3 3 (21.43%) Web Services
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (7.14%) Ajax
5 1 (7.14%) LINQ
5 1 (7.14%) WPF
5 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (21.43%) Social Media
2 3 (21.43%) VLE
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.14%) Graphic Design
4 1 (7.14%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Content Management
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 5 (35.71%) ITSM
3 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
3 5 (35.71%) Service Management
4 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Usability Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
5 3 (21.43%) Information Security
5 3 (21.43%) Statistics
6 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) System Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) MCSD
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Blackboard
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Sitecore
3 1 (7.14%) Google
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