The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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)
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 30 11
Contract jobs citing CMS 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull - 1.27% 2.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 4.76% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £309 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +1.42% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £40.15
% change year-on-year +16.00% -37.73%  

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 Solihull with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Solihull
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 20 42 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 23.81% 26.58% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 4
Median daily rate £375 £310 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.96% -9.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £225 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £494 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year +1.26% +12.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull 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 Solihull

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in Solihull

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in Solihull