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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
London / City of London
Rank 116 89 87
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -2
Contract jobs citing CMS 37 60 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.28% 1.95% 2.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.73% 12.74% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 44 87
Median daily rate £413 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £279 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.36% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £27.01 £21.58
% change year-on-year
-16.88% +25.16%

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
550 471 847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 19.00% 15.30% 16.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 343 622
Median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 17
Median hourly rate £16.15 £19.50 £14.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.17% +31.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for CMS.

1 35 (44.30%) JavaScript
2 34 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (36.71%) HTML
3 29 (36.71%) CSS
4 28 (35.44%) Content Management
5 22 (27.85%) jQuery
6 21 (26.58%) .NET
7 20 (25.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 18 (22.78%) Front End Development
8 18 (22.78%) Java
9 14 (17.72%) Adobe
10 13 (16.46%) HTML5
11 12 (15.19%) C#
11 12 (15.19%) User Experience
12 11 (13.92%) Responsive Web Design
12 11 (13.92%) Finance
13 10 (12.66%) RESTful
13 10 (12.66%) Marketing
13 10 (12.66%) Migration
13 10 (12.66%) Scrum
13 10 (12.66%) XML
13 10 (12.66%) AngularJS
13 10 (12.66%) CSS3
14 9 (11.39%) PHP
14 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
14 9 (11.39%) E-Commerce
14 9 (11.39%) Sitecore CMS
14 9 (11.39%) Sitecore
14 9 (11.39%) Amazon AWS
15 8 (10.13%) Waterfall

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (25.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 9 (11.39%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (10.13%) Drupal
4 6 (7.59%) Apache
4 6 (7.59%) Umbraco
4 6 (7.59%) WordPress
5 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.80%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (3.80%) Mule
7 2 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.53%) Confluence
7 2 (2.53%) IIS
7 2 (2.53%) Kentico
7 2 (2.53%) Skype for Business
7 2 (2.53%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.27%) IBM Domino
8 1 (1.27%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.27%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Magento
1 2 (2.53%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.39%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.53%) Google App Engine
2 2 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.27%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.27%) Force.com
3 1 (1.27%) G Suite
3 1 (1.27%) MailChimp
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) HTTP
2 3 (3.80%) Firewall
3 2 (2.53%) DNS
3 2 (2.53%) Internet
3 2 (2.53%) ISDN
3 2 (2.53%) PBX
3 2 (2.53%) PSTN
3 2 (2.53%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (2.53%) SSL
4 1 (1.27%) Network Security
4 1 (1.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.86%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.80%) MySQL
4 2 (2.53%) InterSystems Cache
4 2 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.27%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.80%) JIRA
3 3 (3.80%) Maven
3 3 (3.80%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.53%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.53%) Grunt
4 2 (2.53%) gulp
4 2 (2.53%) Selenium
4 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.27%) Bower
5 1 (1.27%) git-flow
5 1 (1.27%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.27%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (1.27%) JMeter
5 1 (1.27%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.27%) Subversion
5 1 (1.27%) Xcode
General
1 11 (13.92%) Finance
2 10 (12.66%) Marketing
3 6 (7.59%) Banking
3 6 (7.59%) Publishing
4 4 (5.06%) Advertising
5 3 (3.80%) Retail
6 1 (1.27%) Games
6 1 (1.27%) Legal
6 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (58.23%) Developer
2 11 (13.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (11.39%) Architect
4 7 (8.86%) .NET Developer
5 6 (7.59%) CMS Developer
5 6 (7.59%) Content Editor
6 5 (6.33%) Consultant
6 5 (6.33%) HTML CSS Developer
6 5 (6.33%) HTML Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Web Content Editor
6 5 (6.33%) Web Editor
7 4 (5.06%) Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Digital Architect
7 4 (5.06%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Drupal Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Java Architect
8 3 (3.80%) PHP Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Platform Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (36.71%) CSS
1 29 (36.71%) HTML
2 22 (27.85%) jQuery
3 21 (26.58%) .NET
4 13 (16.46%) HTML5
5 10 (12.66%) AngularJS
5 10 (12.66%) CSS3
5 10 (12.66%) RESTful
5 10 (12.66%) XML
6 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET
7 7 (8.86%) Web Services
8 5 (6.33%) Ajax
8 5 (6.33%) Hibernate
8 5 (6.33%) REST
8 5 (6.33%) Spring
9 4 (5.06%) Apache Felix
9 4 (5.06%) SignalR
10 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (3.80%) Node.js
10 3 (3.80%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) User Experience
2 4 (5.06%) Data Integration
3 3 (3.80%) Copywriting
4 2 (2.53%) NHS
4 2 (2.53%) Social Media
4 2 (2.53%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.27%) Blog
5 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.27%) Ontologies
5 1 (1.27%) RIA
5 1 (1.27%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.59%) Linux
2 3 (3.80%) CentOS
3 2 (2.53%) Windows
3 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.27%) Android
4 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.27%) FreeBSD
4 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (35.44%) Content Management
3 18 (22.78%) Front End Development
4 11 (13.92%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (12.66%) Migration
5 10 (12.66%) Scrum
6 9 (11.39%) E-Commerce
7 8 (10.13%) Waterfall
7 8 (10.13%) Web Development
8 7 (8.86%) MVC
8 7 (8.86%) OOP
8 7 (8.86%) Project Management
8 7 (8.86%) SEO
9 6 (7.59%) DevOps
9 6 (7.59%) Open Source
9 6 (7.59%) Web Design
10 5 (6.33%) Data Modelling
11 4 (5.06%) High Availability
11 4 (5.06%) OO
11 4 (5.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (44.30%) JavaScript
2 18 (22.78%) Java
3 12 (15.19%) C#
4 9 (11.39%) PHP
5 7 (8.86%) Python
6 3 (3.80%) C
6 3 (3.80%) SQL
7 2 (2.53%) Ruby
8 1 (1.27%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.27%) SOQL
8 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.27%) VB
8 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.27%) VB6
8 1 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) PMP
2 2 (2.53%) MCITP
2 2 (2.53%) MCSE
2 2 (2.53%) MCTS
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.53%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.27%) Degree
3 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) SEPA
2 2 (2.53%) TARGET2
3 1 (1.27%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.53%) Docker
1 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.80%) Puppet
2 2 (2.53%) TeamSite
3 1 (1.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (17.72%) Adobe
2 9 (11.39%) Sitecore
3 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.06%) OpenText
4 4 (5.06%) RedDot
5 3 (3.80%) Google
5 3 (3.80%) MuleSoft
5 3 (3.80%) Teradata
5 3 (3.80%) Vertica
6 2 (2.53%) Avaya
6 2 (2.53%) Cisco
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle
6 2 (2.53%) Perforce
6 2 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.53%) VMware
7 1 (1.27%) Facebook
7 1 (1.27%) Lotus
7 1 (1.27%) NetSuite
7 1 (1.27%) Twitter
7 1 (1.27%) Zend
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