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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 55 65 56
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs citing CMS 22 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.71% 0.87% 0.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.05% 4.73% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£413 £285 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.52 £13.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+196.30% -41.57%
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
219 148 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 27.00% 18.34% 18.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 84 46
Average daily rate £375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £155 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 18
Average hourly rate £23.00 £15.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% -57.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £25.00 £47.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £16.68 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+26.80% -14.48%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cambridge +8 17 £413 +10.00% 1
CMS
East of England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 22 (52.38%) .NET
1 22 (52.38%) CSS
2 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (47.62%) C#
4 19 (45.24%) SQL Server
5 17 (40.48%) HTML
6 16 (38.10%) Sitecore CMS
6 16 (38.10%) Sitecore
7 15 (35.71%) Content Management
7 15 (35.71%) ASP.NET
8 14 (33.33%) Google
9 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (30.95%) Umbraco
10 12 (28.57%) Email Marketing
10 12 (28.57%) EPiServer
10 12 (28.57%) Adobe Analytics
10 12 (28.57%) Analytics
10 12 (28.57%) Mobile App
10 12 (28.57%) Data Privacy
10 12 (28.57%) SEO
10 12 (28.57%) Marketing
10 12 (28.57%) Photoshop
10 12 (28.57%) Flash
10 12 (28.57%) E-Commerce
10 12 (28.57%) Adobe
11 11 (26.19%) MVC
11 11 (26.19%) XSLT
12 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
13 9 (21.43%) XML

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 16 (38.10%) Sitecore CMS
2 13 (30.95%) Umbraco
3 5 (11.90%) Drupal
4 4 (9.52%) WordPress
4 4 (9.52%) Apache Solr
5 2 (4.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 12 (28.57%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.76%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (45.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (9.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Selenium
2 4 (9.52%) TeamCity
2 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.52%) Subversion
2 4 (9.52%) JIRA
2 4 (9.52%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.38%) Maven
3 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (28.57%) Marketing
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Developer
2 16 (38.10%) .NET Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Sitecore Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Marketing Manager
6 5 (11.90%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (11.90%) .NET Web Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (11.90%) Architect
7 4 (9.52%) Junior
7 4 (9.52%) Digital Marketing Manager
8 3 (7.14%) Digital Production Manager
8 3 (7.14%) Content Manager
8 3 (7.14%) Production Manager
8 3 (7.14%) PHP Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Technical Architect
9 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce Manager
9 2 (4.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.76%) Digital Producer
9 2 (4.76%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (52.38%) .NET
1 22 (52.38%) CSS
2 17 (40.48%) HTML
3 15 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 12 (28.57%) Flash
5 11 (26.19%) XSLT
6 9 (21.43%) XML
6 9 (21.43%) SOAP
7 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (7.14%) XHTML
8 3 (7.14%) Ajax
8 3 (7.14%) JSON
8 3 (7.14%) Symfony
8 3 (7.14%) jQuery
9 2 (4.76%) REST
10 1 (2.38%) CSS3
10 1 (2.38%) Laravel
10 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
10 1 (2.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) LIMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Content Management
2 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (28.57%) Email Marketing
3 12 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 12 (28.57%) SEO
3 12 (28.57%) Analytics
3 12 (28.57%) Data Privacy
4 11 (26.19%) MVC
5 9 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (19.05%) Project Management
7 5 (11.90%) Open Source
7 5 (11.90%) Web Development
8 4 (9.52%) OO
8 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
9 3 (7.14%) Data Modelling
9 3 (7.14%) OOD
10 2 (4.76%) TDD
10 2 (4.76%) Web Marketing
10 2 (4.76%) MVVM
11 1 (2.38%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (47.62%) C#
3 7 (16.67%) PHP
4 6 (14.29%) Java
5 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.76%) VB
7 1 (2.38%) Python
7 1 (2.38%) SQL
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Sitecore
2 14 (33.33%) Google
3 12 (28.57%) Adobe
3 12 (28.57%) EPiServer
4 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle
5 2 (4.76%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.38%) Zend