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 28 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)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 36 41
Rank change year-on-year +13 +5  
Contract jobs citing CMS 21 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 7.87% 0.38% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 33.33% 3.85% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 5
Median daily rate £315 £285 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.52% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £268 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £303 £256
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 £22.22 £40.00
% change year-on-year +13.64% -44.45%  

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 63 26 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 23.60% 10.00% 10.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 28 43
Median daily rate £308 £338 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.88% +42.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £483 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +85.18% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £13.25 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £13.75 £13.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

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 28 June 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 - 12 £300 - 1
CMS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for CMS.

1 18 (64.29%) HTML
1 18 (64.29%) CSS
2 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
3 14 (50.00%) .NET
3 14 (50.00%) C#
3 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (46.43%) MVC
5 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (42.86%) React
6 11 (39.29%) Front End Development
6 11 (39.29%) jQuery
7 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
8 9 (32.14%) Unit Testing
9 8 (28.57%) Test Automation
9 8 (28.57%) HTML5
9 8 (28.57%) CSS3
9 8 (28.57%) Retail
9 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (28.57%) Web Services
10 7 (25.00%) Node.js
11 6 (21.43%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (21.43%) Sitecore
12 5 (17.86%) CRM
12 5 (17.86%) SQL
12 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (17.86%) .NET Core
13 4 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
13 4 (14.29%) MSTest

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 6 (21.43%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (7.14%) Alfresco
2 2 (7.14%) Drupal
2 2 (7.14%) Liferay
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) FTP
1 1 (3.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MSTest
1 4 (14.29%) NUnit
2 3 (10.71%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Jasmine
2 3 (10.71%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 8 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) .NET Developer
3 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (32.14%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (32.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (32.14%) C# Developer
4 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Coach
6 2 (7.14%) Communications Manager
6 2 (7.14%) IT Communications Manager
6 2 (7.14%) IT Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Leader
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Team Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Communications Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Project Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (64.29%) CSS
1 18 (64.29%) HTML
2 14 (50.00%) .NET
2 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 12 (42.86%) React
4 11 (39.29%) jQuery
5 8 (28.57%) CSS3
5 8 (28.57%) HTML5
5 8 (28.57%) Web Services
6 7 (25.00%) Node.js
7 5 (17.86%) .NET Core
7 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 4 (14.29%) Ajax
8 4 (14.29%) Entity Framework
8 4 (14.29%) WCF
8 4 (14.29%) XML
9 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Freedom of Information
1 3 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (10.71%) Social Media
1 3 (10.71%) User Experience
1 3 (10.71%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) MVC
3 11 (39.29%) Front End Development
4 9 (32.14%) Unit Testing
5 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 5 (17.86%) CRM
7 4 (14.29%) Content Management
7 4 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (14.29%) TDD
8 3 (10.71%) Information Security
8 3 (10.71%) ITIL
8 3 (10.71%) ITSM
8 3 (10.71%) Migration
8 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
8 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (10.71%) Service Management
8 3 (10.71%) Statistics
8 3 (10.71%) Usability Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
2 14 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (17.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Sitecore
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) Blackboard
4 2 (7.14%) IBM
4 2 (7.14%) OpenText
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) Google
5 1 (3.57%) Twitter