The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 29 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)
North West > Manchester
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 63 59
Rank change year-on-year -9 -4  
Contract jobs citing CMS 18 43 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.28% 2.41% 2.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.00% 16.54% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 24 23
Manchester median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -  
10th Percentile £241 £120 £216
90th Percentile £533 £434 £525
North West median daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +1.56% -1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 200 260 259
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 14.18% 14.56% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 264 294
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
10th Percentile £120 £224 £208
90th Percentile £544 £525 £546
North West median daily rate £375 £400 £329
% change year-on-year -6.25% +21.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 6
Manchester median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +89.47%  
10th Percentile £11.30 £36.00 £14.75
90th Percentile £168.75 £40.40 £20.50
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £14.34 £19.00
% change year-on-year +32.49% -24.52%  

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for CMS in Manchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in Manchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in Manchester over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMS in Manchester

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 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 Manchester region with a requirement for CMS.

1 30 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (50.00%) .NET
3 19 (39.58%) C#
3 19 (39.58%) HTML
3 19 (39.58%) CSS
3 19 (39.58%) HTML5
4 17 (35.42%) ASP.NET
4 17 (35.42%) MVC
5 16 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 16 (33.33%) jQuery
6 13 (27.08%) Umbraco
6 13 (27.08%) Data Modelling
6 13 (27.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2014
8 11 (22.92%) Scrum
8 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (20.83%) Content Management
10 9 (18.75%) SQL
10 9 (18.75%) CRM
11 8 (16.67%) Web Development
11 8 (16.67%) AngularJS
12 7 (14.58%) User Experience
12 7 (14.58%) EPiServer
12 7 (14.58%) TDD
13 6 (12.50%) Web Design
13 6 (12.50%) QA
13 6 (12.50%) JIRA
13 6 (12.50%) React

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 13 (27.08%) Umbraco
2 7 (14.58%) EPiServer
3 5 (10.42%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (8.33%) WordPress
5 2 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Drupal
5 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.08%) Confluence
6 1 (2.08%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (2.08%) Joomla!
6 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (6.25%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.08%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.08%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) GitHub
1 3 (6.25%) Office 365
1 3 (6.25%) OneDrive
2 2 (4.17%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (6.25%) IDOL
4 2 (4.17%) MS Access
5 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (27.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (12.50%) JIRA
3 5 (10.42%) Grunt
3 5 (10.42%) gulp
3 5 (10.42%) Jasmine
3 5 (10.42%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.42%) Karma Test Runner
3 5 (10.42%) Mocha
3 5 (10.42%) Sinon.JS
4 4 (8.33%) Selenium
4 4 (8.33%) TeamCity
4 4 (8.33%) WebDriver
5 3 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (6.25%) SpecFlow
6 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.17%) Hudson
7 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Law
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (58.33%) Developer
2 10 (20.83%) Umbraco Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) CMS Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (8.33%) EPiServer Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Administrator
7 3 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Applications Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Tester
8 2 (4.17%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Automation Tester
8 2 (4.17%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Database Developer
8 2 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Software Tester
8 2 (4.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (50.00%) .NET
2 19 (39.58%) CSS
2 19 (39.58%) HTML
2 19 (39.58%) HTML5
3 17 (35.42%) ASP.NET
4 16 (33.33%) jQuery
5 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 6 (12.50%) React
8 5 (10.42%) Apache Cordova
8 5 (10.42%) Chai
8 5 (10.42%) CSS3
8 5 (10.42%) Ionic Framework
8 5 (10.42%) Node.js
9 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
9 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (6.25%) Entity Framework
11 2 (4.17%) LAMP
11 2 (4.17%) Marionette.js
12 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) User Experience
2 6 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.08%) iPad
5 1 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) Unix
3 1 (2.08%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (35.42%) MVC
3 13 (27.08%) Data Modelling
4 11 (22.92%) Scrum
5 10 (20.83%) Content Management
6 9 (18.75%) CRM
7 8 (16.67%) Web Development
8 7 (14.58%) TDD
9 6 (12.50%) Front End Development
9 6 (12.50%) Web Design
10 5 (10.42%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (10.42%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
10 5 (10.42%) Workflow
11 4 (8.33%) Web Testing
12 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (6.25%) Document Management
12 3 (6.25%) Test Management
12 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
12 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (39.58%) C#
3 9 (18.75%) SQL
4 5 (10.42%) Java
4 5 (10.42%) PHP
5 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.17%) VBA
7 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Sitecore
2 3 (6.25%) Adobe
2 3 (6.25%) iManage
2 3 (6.25%) Interwoven
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Reuters
3 2 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) AppDynamics
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.08%) Splunk
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