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 25 September 2016 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 125 94 112
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +18
Contract jobs citing CMS 46 98 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.35% 2.08% 1.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.49% 12.89% 10.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 81 66
Median daily rate £398 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £525 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £328 £305
% change year-on-year
+16.03% +7.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.47 £36.67 £18.78
% change year-on-year
-44.18% +95.28%
CMS
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
614 760 941
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.98% 16.14% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 588 652
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £262 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 28
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.69 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% -31.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.70 £22.50 £53.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

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 25 September 2016.

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 25 September 2016, 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 48 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 46 (47.92%) HTML
3 43 (44.79%) CSS
4 42 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (37.50%) jQuery
5 36 (37.50%) HTML5
6 32 (33.33%) Content Management
6 32 (33.33%) Web Development
7 31 (32.29%) User Experience
8 30 (31.25%) CSS3
9 28 (29.17%) AngularJS
10 24 (25.00%) Git (software)
11 23 (23.96%) Front End Development
12 22 (22.92%) Responsive Web Design
12 22 (22.92%) Ajax
12 22 (22.92%) .NET
13 21 (21.88%) Scrum
13 21 (21.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 21 (21.88%) Grunt
14 20 (20.83%) REST
14 20 (20.83%) Node.js
14 20 (20.83%) OOP
15 19 (19.79%) Sass
15 19 (19.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 18 (18.75%) User Stories
16 18 (18.75%) gulp
16 18 (18.75%) Java
16 18 (18.75%) Games
17 17 (17.71%) Advertising
17 17 (17.71%) Adobe

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 21 (21.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 15 (15.63%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (9.38%) Umbraco
3 9 (9.38%) WordPress
4 6 (6.25%) Drupal
5 4 (4.17%) Confluence
6 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.08%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (2.08%) IIS
7 2 (2.08%) Joomla!
7 2 (2.08%) Kentico
7 2 (2.08%) Mule
7 2 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.08%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.04%) Apache
8 1 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.04%) IBM Domino
8 1 (1.04%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.04%) Lightstreamer
8 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.17%) MS Office
3 3 (3.13%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.04%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.04%) GIMP
5 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Magento
2 2 (2.08%) Eloqua
3 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.04%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.08%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.08%) Force.com
2 2 (2.08%) GitHub
2 2 (2.08%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.08%) Google App Engine
2 2 (2.08%) Google Apps
2 2 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.04%) Boomi
3 1 (1.04%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.17%) DNS
1 4 (4.17%) Firewall
2 2 (2.08%) HTTP
2 2 (2.08%) Intranet
2 2 (2.08%) ISDN
2 2 (2.08%) PBX
2 2 (2.08%) PSTN
2 2 (2.08%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (2.08%) SSL
3 1 (1.04%) Internet
3 1 (1.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.13%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.08%) MySQL
4 1 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.04%) GIS
4 1 (1.04%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 21 (21.88%) Grunt
3 18 (18.75%) gulp
4 16 (16.67%) Bower
5 7 (7.29%) JIRA
6 4 (4.17%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.13%) Subversion
7 3 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.13%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.04%) Axure RP
8 1 (1.04%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.04%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (1.04%) git-flow
8 1 (1.04%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (1.04%) Maven
8 1 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.04%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (1.04%) TortoiseSVN
8 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (18.75%) Games
2 17 (17.71%) Advertising
3 13 (13.54%) Finance
4 7 (7.29%) Marketing
5 4 (4.17%) Banking
5 4 (4.17%) Publishing
6 3 (3.13%) Retail
6 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 62 (64.58%) Developer
2 20 (20.83%) Web Developer
3 17 (17.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (7.29%) Architect
5 6 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 6 (6.25%) Sitecore Developer
6 5 (5.21%) Consultant
6 5 (5.21%) Content Editor
7 4 (4.17%) C# Developer
7 4 (4.17%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (4.17%) HTML Developer
7 4 (4.17%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.17%) Web Content Editor
7 4 (4.17%) Web Editor
8 3 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (3.13%) Digital Project Manager
8 3 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.13%) Test Manager
8 3 (3.13%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (47.92%) HTML
2 43 (44.79%) CSS
3 36 (37.50%) HTML5
3 36 (37.50%) jQuery
4 30 (31.25%) CSS3
5 28 (29.17%) AngularJS
6 22 (22.92%) .NET
6 22 (22.92%) Ajax
7 20 (20.83%) Node.js
7 20 (20.83%) REST
8 19 (19.79%) Sass
8 19 (19.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 17 (17.71%) LESS
10 16 (16.67%) Backbone.js
10 16 (16.67%) WebSockets
11 10 (10.42%) XML
12 8 (8.33%) ASP.NET
12 8 (8.33%) Web Services
13 6 (6.25%) JSP
13 6 (6.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (32.29%) User Experience
2 5 (5.21%) Social Media
3 4 (4.17%) Digital Media
4 3 (3.13%) NHS
5 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.08%) Blog
5 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.04%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.04%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.04%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.04%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.04%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.04%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.21%) Linux
2 4 (4.17%) Windows
3 2 (2.08%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.04%) Android
4 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.04%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (33.33%) Content Management
2 32 (33.33%) Web Development
3 23 (23.96%) Front End Development
4 22 (22.92%) Responsive Web Design
5 21 (21.88%) Scrum
6 20 (20.83%) OOP
7 18 (18.75%) User Stories
8 11 (11.46%) E-Commerce
9 9 (9.38%) MVC
9 9 (9.38%) SEO
10 7 (7.29%) Project Management
11 6 (6.25%) Analytics
11 6 (6.25%) CRM
11 6 (6.25%) Migration
11 6 (6.25%) Mobile First
12 5 (5.21%) DevOps
12 5 (5.21%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (5.21%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (4.17%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (18.75%) Java
3 12 (12.50%) C#
4 11 (11.46%) PHP
5 8 (8.33%) Python
6 5 (5.21%) SQL
7 3 (3.13%) Ruby
8 2 (2.08%) C
9 1 (1.04%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.04%) SOQL
9 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.04%) VB
9 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.04%) VB6
9 1 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.13%) PMI Certification
1 3 (3.13%) PMP
1 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.08%) Degree
2 2 (2.08%) MCITP
2 2 (2.08%) MCSE
2 2 (2.08%) MCTS
2 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.04%) SEPA
2 1 (1.04%) TARGET2
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.08%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.08%) Puppet
2 1 (1.04%) Ansible
2 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.04%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 17 (17.71%) Adobe
2 15 (15.63%) Sitecore
3 11 (11.46%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.25%) Google
5 4 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.13%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.13%) SAP
7 2 (2.08%) Avaya
7 2 (2.08%) Cisco
7 2 (2.08%) EPiServer
7 2 (2.08%) MuleSoft
7 2 (2.08%) RedDot
7 2 (2.08%) Teradata
7 2 (2.08%) Vertica
7 2 (2.08%) VMware
7 2 (2.08%) Zend
8 1 (1.04%) Ektron
8 1 (1.04%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (1.04%) StreamBase
8 1 (1.04%) Talend
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