The first table below looks at the demand for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 63 49 50
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Contract jobs citing CMS 4 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.53% 1.28% 2.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.94% 6.82% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Average daily rate
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£285 £188 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £25.25 £17.51
% change year-on-year
-48.51% +44.20%
Application Platforms Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
136 132 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.94% 18.80% 20.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 46 67
Average daily rate £400 £325 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £188 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 12
Average hourly rate £21.00 £35.50 £29.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.84% +19.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.00 £19.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £50.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
CMS
East of England

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +1 2 £285 -
Cambridge -12 1 £375 +100.00% 3
CMS
East of England

CMS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (40.00%) Umbraco
1 2 (40.00%) EPiServer
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
1 2 (40.00%) Kentico
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) SAP HCM
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Documentum

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (40.00%) Umbraco
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (40.00%) Kentico
2 1 (20.00%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP HCM
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) CMS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Content Management
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) EPiServer
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (20.00%) SAP