The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 40 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing CMS 5 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.34% 2.56% 1.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.63% 12.50% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £308 £338 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -29.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.58 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+62.18% +25.10%
CMS
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Application Platforms Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
32 64 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.58% 20.45% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 29 44
Average daily rate £475 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.82% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £46.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +95.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMS across the Cambridge region.

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS.

1 5 (62.50%) Content Management
2 4 (50.00%) WinForms
2 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (50.00%) SCADA
2 4 (50.00%) WCF
2 4 (50.00%) WPF
2 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Change Control
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Publishing
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) Life Science
4 2 (25.00%) Kanban
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (12.50%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Drupal
1 1 (12.50%) ExpressionEngine
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
1 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
1 1 (12.50%) Google Tag Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (50.00%) WCF
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
1 4 (50.00%) WinForms
1 4 (50.00%) WPF
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) D3.js
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) JSP
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) SCADA
2 2 (25.00%) Life Science
3 1 (12.50%) Biology
3 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Content Management
2 4 (50.00%) Change Control
2 4 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (25.00%) Kanban
5 1 (12.50%) Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) API Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Microservices
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) Software Licensing
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Google
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450.00 per day
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