The table below looks at the statistics for the CMS Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CMS Developer
Rank 155 192 209
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +17
Contract jobs requiring a CMS Developer 2 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.057% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
Average daily rate £431 £375 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £375 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £410 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £291
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £175.00
CMS Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3313 5225 5882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.90% 95.56% 94.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2683 3966 4276
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £283 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 76 84
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.98 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.23% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £36.35 £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

CMS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

CMS Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CMS Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

CMS Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

CMS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited CMS Developer in their job title 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 with CMS Developer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) CMS
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Sitefinity
4 1 (20.00%) SOLID
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Sass
4 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Groovy
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) iPad
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) WCF

CMS Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited CMS Developer in their job title 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 with CMS Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) CMS
2 2 (40.00%) Sitefinity
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) Grails
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) JMS
3 1 (20.00%) LAMP
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Sass
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) BDD
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Groovy
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe
1 1 (20.00%) SAP