The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 60 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing CMS 16 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.88% 1.56% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.48% 7.34% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 1
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£350 £285 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £318 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £12.30 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+123.57% -31.66%
CMS
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
214 177 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 25.18% 21.17% 14.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 97 39
Average daily rate £385 £390 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.28% +10.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £200 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 12
Average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.90% -44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.90 £35.00 £41.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 September 2015. 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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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
Cambridge +5 12 £413 +10.00% 1
CMS
East of England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 18 (51.43%) .NET
2 16 (45.71%) SQL Server
2 16 (45.71%) C#
2 16 (45.71%) CSS
3 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 15 (42.86%) Sitecore CMS
3 15 (42.86%) Sitecore
4 14 (40.00%) HTML
5 13 (37.14%) Content Management
6 12 (34.29%) Google
7 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET
7 11 (31.43%) XSLT
8 10 (28.57%) Flash
8 10 (28.57%) Photoshop
8 10 (28.57%) E-Commerce
8 10 (28.57%) Adobe
8 10 (28.57%) SEO
8 10 (28.57%) Marketing
8 10 (28.57%) Email Marketing
8 10 (28.57%) EPiServer
8 10 (28.57%) Umbraco
8 10 (28.57%) Adobe Analytics
8 10 (28.57%) Analytics
8 10 (28.57%) Mobile App
8 10 (28.57%) Data Privacy
9 9 (25.71%) XML
9 9 (25.71%) SOAP
10 8 (22.86%) Selenium
10 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 15 (42.86%) Sitecore CMS
2 10 (28.57%) Umbraco
3 4 (11.43%) Drupal
4 3 (8.57%) WordPress
5 2 (5.71%) Apache Solr
5 2 (5.71%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.71%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (5.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (5.71%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (45.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) MySQL
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Selenium
2 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) Subversion
2 2 (5.71%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.86%) Maven
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (28.57%) Marketing
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Sitecore Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Marketing Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Junior
6 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
6 3 (8.57%) PHP Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (8.57%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Digital Marketing Manager
7 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Content Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Production Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Web Manager
8 1 (2.86%) AWS Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (51.43%) .NET
2 16 (45.71%) CSS
3 14 (40.00%) HTML
4 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET
4 11 (31.43%) XSLT
5 10 (28.57%) Flash
6 9 (25.71%) SOAP
6 9 (25.71%) XML
7 3 (8.57%) Ajax
7 3 (8.57%) JSON
7 3 (8.57%) Symfony
7 3 (8.57%) jQuery
7 3 (8.57%) XHTML
8 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (5.71%) REST
9 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.86%) Spring
9 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) LIMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Content Management
2 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (28.57%) SEO
3 10 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 10 (28.57%) Email Marketing
3 10 (28.57%) Analytics
3 10 (28.57%) Data Privacy
4 7 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (17.14%) Project Management
5 6 (17.14%) MVC
6 5 (14.29%) Open Source
7 4 (11.43%) Web Development
8 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
8 3 (8.57%) OOD
8 3 (8.57%) OO
9 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.71%) MVVM
10 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Content Management
10 1 (2.86%) Web Marketing
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) C#
2 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.14%) PHP
3 6 (17.14%) Java
4 2 (5.71%) VB
4 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Sitecore
2 12 (34.29%) Google
3 10 (28.57%) EPiServer
3 10 (28.57%) Adobe
4 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle
5 2 (5.71%) Rackspace