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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 39 61 47
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -14
Contract jobs citing CMS 24 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.58% 0.47% 1.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.05% 2.00% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 7
Average daily rate
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£250 £245 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £229 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £261 £322
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +32.35%
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
133 150 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.82% 23.70% 20.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 81 42
Average daily rate £325 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 17
Average hourly rate £21.00 £16.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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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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 +12 12 £250 -5.66% 1
Cambridge - 7 £350 - 1
St Neots - - - -
CMS
East of England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
1 19 (59.38%) CSS
2 17 (53.13%) Content Management
3 14 (43.75%) HTML
3 14 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (40.63%) Adobe
4 13 (40.63%) Flash
4 13 (40.63%) Umbraco
5 12 (37.50%) Email Marketing
5 12 (37.50%) Google
5 12 (37.50%) Marketing
5 12 (37.50%) Photoshop
5 12 (37.50%) E-Commerce
5 12 (37.50%) SEO
5 12 (37.50%) Analytics
5 12 (37.50%) Mobile App
5 12 (37.50%) Data Privacy
5 12 (37.50%) EPiServer
5 12 (37.50%) SiteCatalyst
6 9 (28.13%) PowerShell
6 9 (28.13%) Project Management
6 9 (28.13%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (21.88%) MVC
7 7 (21.88%) C#
8 6 (18.75%) .NET
8 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
8 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (15.63%) Verint

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 13 (40.63%) Umbraco
2 4 (12.50%) Apache Solr
3 2 (6.25%) WordPress
3 2 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Photoshop
2 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (37.50%) SiteCatalyst
2 5 (15.63%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Ant
1 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 4 (12.50%) Subversion
1 4 (12.50%) JIRA
1 4 (12.50%) TeamCity
1 4 (12.50%) MSBuild
General
1 12 (37.50%) Marketing
2 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Web Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Marketing Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (15.63%) AWS Developer
4 4 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Digital Marketing Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Junior
4 4 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Digital Production Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Production Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Content Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Web Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Digital Producer
6 2 (6.25%) Web Marketing Manager
6 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce Manager
7 1 (3.13%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (3.13%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.13%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) CSS
2 14 (43.75%) HTML
3 13 (40.63%) Flash
4 6 (18.75%) .NET
4 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
4 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (12.50%) XML
5 4 (12.50%) XSL
5 4 (12.50%) XSLT
6 1 (3.13%) jQuery
6 1 (3.13%) HTML5
6 1 (3.13%) CSS3
6 1 (3.13%) Laravel
6 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (37.50%) Mobile App
3 5 (15.63%) IVR
4 1 (3.13%) LIMS
4 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Content Management
2 12 (37.50%) Email Marketing
2 12 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 12 (37.50%) SEO
2 12 (37.50%) Analytics
2 12 (37.50%) Data Privacy
3 9 (28.13%) Project Management
3 9 (28.13%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (21.88%) MVC
4 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.63%) Data Analysis
5 5 (15.63%) WFM
6 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.25%) Web Marketing
8 1 (3.13%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (3.13%) Scrum
8 1 (3.13%) TDD
8 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.13%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
2 9 (28.13%) PowerShell
3 7 (21.88%) C#
4 4 (12.50%) Perl
5 2 (6.25%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) SQL
6 1 (3.13%) Python
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Adobe
2 12 (37.50%) Google
2 12 (37.50%) EPiServer
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) Verint
4 2 (6.25%) Sitecore
5 1 (3.13%) Facebook
5 1 (3.13%) Zend