The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills 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 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 113 97 136
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +39
Contract jobs citing CMS 97 115 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.63% 1.95% 1.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.31% 11.47% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 70 76
Average daily rate
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£375 £411 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.81% +26.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £21.25 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -49.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.52 £13.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+196.30% -41.57%
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London

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

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1042 1003 1156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.53% 17.00% 16.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 675 791
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £576
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 26 57
Average hourly rate £17.98 £18.48 £23.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -22.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £12.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 £28.20 £59.00
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 the City of London

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CMS
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 across the City of London region.

CMS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 80 (41.88%) HTML
2 73 (38.22%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (37.70%) JavaScript
4 69 (36.13%) CSS
5 67 (35.08%) .NET
6 56 (29.32%) C#
7 53 (27.75%) jQuery
8 51 (26.70%) MVC
9 47 (24.61%) ASP.NET
10 42 (21.99%) SQL Server
10 42 (21.99%) Umbraco
11 40 (20.94%) HTML5
12 38 (19.90%) Content Management
13 31 (16.23%) Scrum
14 30 (15.71%) ASP.NET MVC
15 29 (15.18%) Sitecore CMS
15 29 (15.18%) Sitecore
16 28 (14.66%) CSS3
16 28 (14.66%) E-Commerce
17 25 (13.09%) TDD
17 25 (13.09%) .NET Framework
18 24 (12.57%) Finance
18 24 (12.57%) AngularJS
19 23 (12.04%) WCF
19 23 (12.04%) Web Services
20 22 (11.52%) User Experience
21 21 (10.99%) EPiServer
21 21 (10.99%) BDD
22 20 (10.47%) Unit Testing
22 20 (10.47%) ASP.NET Web API

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 42 (21.99%) Umbraco
2 29 (15.18%) Sitecore CMS
3 17 (8.90%) Kentico
4 16 (8.38%) Node.js
5 14 (7.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 10 (5.24%) WordPress
6 10 (5.24%) Drupal
7 9 (4.71%) SharePoint
8 7 (3.66%) ColdFusion
9 6 (3.14%) Apache
10 5 (2.62%) IIS
11 4 (2.09%) TYPO3
11 4 (2.09%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (2.09%) Sitefinity
12 3 (1.57%) EPiServer CMS
12 3 (1.57%) Joomla!
12 3 (1.57%) WebLogic
12 3 (1.57%) JBoss
12 3 (1.57%) Tomcat
12 3 (1.57%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 9 (4.71%) Photoshop
2 8 (4.19%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.05%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.52%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.19%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.57%) Taleo
3 3 (1.57%) GitHub
4 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.71%) Internet
2 8 (4.19%) Intranet
3 4 (2.09%) Extranet
3 4 (2.09%) HTTP
4 3 (1.57%) MVNO
5 2 (1.05%) LAN
5 2 (1.05%) PBX
5 2 (1.05%) VoIP
5 2 (1.05%) WAN
5 2 (1.05%) QSIG
5 2 (1.05%) Firewall
6 1 (0.52%) Network Security
6 1 (0.52%) NAS
6 1 (0.52%) H.323
6 1 (0.52%) DPNSS
6 1 (0.52%) ISDN
6 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.52%) SAN
6 1 (0.52%) CTI
6 1 (0.52%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (21.99%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.33%) MySQL
3 6 (3.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.09%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.05%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.05%) Jackrabbit
6 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.52%) MarkLogic
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.52%) Redis
7 1 (0.52%) Big Data
7 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (6.81%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.19%) Subversion
2 8 (4.19%) JIRA
3 6 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.62%) NUnit
5 4 (2.09%) Maven
6 3 (1.57%) Selenium
6 3 (1.57%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.57%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.57%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.57%) GitLab
7 2 (1.05%) SonarQube
7 2 (1.05%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (1.05%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.52%) NuGet
8 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.52%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.52%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.52%) Xcode
General
1 24 (12.57%) Finance
2 12 (6.28%) Retail
2 12 (6.28%) Marketing
3 11 (5.76%) Law
4 10 (5.24%) Legal
4 10 (5.24%) Banking
5 9 (4.71%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.09%) Billing
7 3 (1.57%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.57%) Advertising
8 2 (1.05%) Publishing
8 2 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.52%) Automotive
9 1 (0.52%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 107 (56.02%) Developer
2 34 (17.80%) .NET Developer
3 19 (9.95%) Analyst
4 17 (8.90%) Web Developer
5 12 (6.28%) Umbraco Developer
6 11 (5.76%) Architect
6 11 (5.76%) Project Manager
7 10 (5.24%) Senior Developer
7 10 (5.24%) C# Developer
8 8 (4.19%) Java Developer
8 8 (4.19%) Business Analyst
8 8 (4.19%) Front-End Developer
9 7 (3.66%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (3.14%) ServiceNow Developer
10 6 (3.14%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (2.62%) ColdFusion Developer
11 5 (2.62%) Applications Architect
11 5 (2.62%) Web Manager
11 5 (2.62%) CMS Developer
11 5 (2.62%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (41.88%) HTML
2 69 (36.13%) CSS
3 67 (35.08%) .NET
4 53 (27.75%) jQuery
5 47 (24.61%) ASP.NET
6 40 (20.94%) HTML5
7 30 (15.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 28 (14.66%) CSS3
9 25 (13.09%) .NET Framework
10 24 (12.57%) AngularJS
11 23 (12.04%) WCF
11 23 (12.04%) Web Services
12 20 (10.47%) ASP.NET Web API
13 18 (9.42%) RESTful
14 17 (8.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (8.90%) XML
15 16 (8.38%) LINQ
16 15 (7.85%) Entity Framework
16 15 (7.85%) Razor View Engine
17 11 (5.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.52%) User Experience
2 6 (3.14%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.62%) W3C
4 4 (2.09%) Social Media
4 4 (2.09%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.09%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.57%) CMDB
5 3 (1.57%) E-Learning
6 2 (1.05%) IVR
6 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.05%) Copywriting
6 2 (1.05%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.52%) NHS
7 1 (0.52%) iPhone
7 1 (0.52%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.52%) iPad
7 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.52%) Handset
7 1 (0.52%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.71%) Windows
2 7 (3.66%) Linux
3 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.52%) CentOS
3 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (38.22%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (26.70%) MVC
3 38 (19.90%) Content Management
4 31 (16.23%) Scrum
5 28 (14.66%) E-Commerce
6 25 (13.09%) TDD
7 21 (10.99%) BDD
8 20 (10.47%) Unit Testing
9 18 (9.42%) Web Development
9 18 (9.42%) SEO
10 17 (8.90%) Analytics
11 15 (7.85%) Mentoring
11 15 (7.85%) Migration
11 15 (7.85%) Project Management
12 13 (6.81%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (6.28%) Pair Programming
14 11 (5.76%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (4.19%) Workflow
15 8 (4.19%) Web Design
15 8 (4.19%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 72 (37.70%) JavaScript
2 56 (29.32%) C#
3 20 (10.47%) PHP
4 18 (9.42%) Java
5 17 (8.90%) SQL
6 7 (3.66%) XPath
7 4 (2.09%) PHP5
7 4 (2.09%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.57%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.57%) ActionScript
9 2 (1.05%) Python
9 2 (1.05%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.05%) Ruby
10 1 (0.52%) VB6
10 1 (0.52%) VB
10 1 (0.52%) Perl
10 1 (0.52%) C
10 1 (0.52%) VBA
10 1 (0.52%) PHP4
10 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (6.28%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.05%) CAPM
3 2 (1.05%) Degree
3 2 (1.05%) ISEB
3 2 (1.05%) PMP
3 2 (1.05%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.52%) MOS
4 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.52%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.05%) SLA
2 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.52%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (1.05%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.52%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.52%) Puppet
2 1 (0.52%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 29 (15.18%) Sitecore
2 21 (10.99%) EPiServer
3 14 (7.33%) Adobe
4 13 (6.81%) Microsoft
5 12 (6.28%) Oracle
6 9 (4.71%) Google
7 8 (4.19%) Ektron
7 8 (4.19%) ServiceNow
8 5 (2.62%) FatWire
9 3 (1.57%) Zend
10 2 (1.05%) BT
10 2 (1.05%) ATG
10 2 (1.05%) IBM
10 2 (1.05%) HP
10 2 (1.05%) Avaya
10 2 (1.05%) BMC
10 2 (1.05%) CA
10 2 (1.05%) hybris
11 1 (0.52%) Akamai
11 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
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Posted: 9 hours ago
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