The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 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)
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 32
Contract jobs citing CMS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire - - 1.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £294
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 Shropshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Shropshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 53 179 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 29.28% 41.24% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 70 25
Median daily rate £496 £455 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.04% +17.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £260 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 Shropshire

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in Shropshire