The median contractor rate for a CMS Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

CMS Developer
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 134 122
Contract jobs requiring a CMS Developer 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.10% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.11% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £325 £313
% change year-on-year +19.23% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2048 2753 2518
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 94.25% 95.19% 93.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1280 1551 1480
Median daily rate £400 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +6.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 77 162
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

CMS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured CMS Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for CMS Developer in the West Midlands

CMS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS Developer in the West Midlands

CMS Developer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, CMS Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region featuring CMS Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Sitefinity
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment

CMS Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Sitefinity
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#