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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 102 114 142
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +28
Contract jobs citing CMS 100 94 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.86% 1.62% 1.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.50% 9.32% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 61 76
Average daily rate
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£410 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £318 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £21.25 £58.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -63.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.84 £12.65 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+175.37% -29.72%
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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
952 1009 1177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.71% 17.35% 16.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 721 692 803
Average daily rate £425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £240 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 40
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.87 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.83% -23.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £126.00 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 76 (38.97%) HTML
2 68 (34.87%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (33.33%) CSS
4 64 (32.82%) JavaScript
5 55 (28.21%) .NET
6 52 (26.67%) Content Management
7 45 (23.08%) jQuery
8 44 (22.56%) C#
9 41 (21.03%) MVC
10 39 (20.00%) HTML5
11 38 (19.49%) Umbraco
12 37 (18.97%) ASP.NET
13 34 (17.44%) SQL Server
14 29 (14.87%) Sitecore CMS
14 29 (14.87%) Sitecore
15 28 (14.36%) Finance
16 26 (13.33%) CSS3
17 24 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC
17 24 (12.31%) User Experience
17 24 (12.31%) E-Commerce
18 23 (11.79%) AngularJS
19 22 (11.28%) Web Services
19 22 (11.28%) Scrum
20 21 (10.77%) .NET Framework
20 21 (10.77%) PHP
21 19 (9.74%) Java
21 19 (9.74%) XML
21 19 (9.74%) WCF
22 18 (9.23%) Analytics
22 18 (9.23%) Node.js

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 38 (19.49%) Umbraco
2 29 (14.87%) Sitecore CMS
3 18 (9.23%) Node.js
4 17 (8.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 12 (6.15%) Kentico
6 11 (5.64%) WordPress
6 11 (5.64%) Drupal
7 7 (3.59%) ColdFusion
8 6 (3.08%) SharePoint
8 6 (3.08%) Apache
8 6 (3.08%) TYPO3
8 6 (3.08%) Joomla!
9 3 (1.54%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.54%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.54%) IIS
9 3 (1.54%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (1.54%) Sitefinity
9 3 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.03%) Railo
10 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (4.62%) Photoshop
2 8 (4.10%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.51%) Unica
2 1 (0.51%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.51%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.13%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.54%) GitHub
3 3 (1.54%) Taleo
4 2 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.51%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.13%) Internet
2 8 (4.10%) Intranet
3 5 (2.56%) Extranet
4 4 (2.05%) HTTP
5 3 (1.54%) MVNO
6 2 (1.03%) LAN
6 2 (1.03%) PBX
6 2 (1.03%) VoIP
6 2 (1.03%) WAN
6 2 (1.03%) QSIG
6 2 (1.03%) Firewall
7 1 (0.51%) Network Security
7 1 (0.51%) NAS
7 1 (0.51%) H.323
7 1 (0.51%) DPNSS
7 1 (0.51%) ISDN
7 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.51%) SAN
7 1 (0.51%) CTI
7 1 (0.51%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.44%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.69%) MySQL
3 5 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.54%) MariaDB
4 3 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.54%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.03%) MarkLogic
5 2 (1.03%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.51%) Redis
6 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.51%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (5.64%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.62%) Subversion
3 7 (3.59%) JIRA
4 5 (2.56%) NUnit
5 4 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.54%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.54%) Maven
6 3 (1.54%) GitLab
6 3 (1.54%) Selenium
7 2 (1.03%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.03%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (1.03%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.51%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.51%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.51%) Xcode
8 1 (0.51%) SpecFlow
General
1 28 (14.36%) Finance
2 14 (7.18%) Legal
3 13 (6.67%) Marketing
4 12 (6.15%) Retail
5 11 (5.64%) Law
6 10 (5.13%) Telecoms
6 10 (5.13%) Banking
7 4 (2.05%) Billing
8 3 (1.54%) Advertising
9 2 (1.03%) Publishing
9 2 (1.03%) Automotive
9 2 (1.03%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.51%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 96 (49.23%) Developer
2 29 (14.87%) .NET Developer
3 21 (10.77%) Analyst
4 15 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 13 (6.67%) Architect
5 13 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 9 (4.62%) Business Analyst
6 9 (4.62%) Umbraco Developer
7 8 (4.10%) ServiceNow Developer
7 8 (4.10%) C# Developer
7 8 (4.10%) Web Manager
8 7 (3.59%) Front-End Developer
9 6 (3.08%) Content Manager
9 6 (3.08%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (3.08%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (3.08%) Applications Architect
9 6 (3.08%) Change Manager
9 6 (3.08%) Senior Developer
10 5 (2.56%) Java Developer
10 5 (2.56%) ColdFusion Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (38.97%) HTML
2 65 (33.33%) CSS
3 55 (28.21%) .NET
4 45 (23.08%) jQuery
5 39 (20.00%) HTML5
6 37 (18.97%) ASP.NET
7 26 (13.33%) CSS3
8 24 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (11.79%) AngularJS
10 22 (11.28%) Web Services
11 21 (10.77%) .NET Framework
12 19 (9.74%) WCF
12 19 (9.74%) XML
13 17 (8.72%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 14 (7.18%) RESTful
16 13 (6.67%) Razor View Engine
17 12 (6.15%) REST
17 12 (6.15%) LINQ
18 11 (5.64%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.31%) User Experience
2 9 (4.62%) Social Media
3 6 (3.08%) Algorithms
4 5 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.56%) CMDB
5 4 (2.05%) W3C
5 4 (2.05%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.03%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.03%) E-Learning
6 2 (1.03%) IVR
7 1 (0.51%) Statistics
7 1 (0.51%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Handset
7 1 (0.51%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.51%) Copywriting
7 1 (0.51%) FMCG
7 1 (0.51%) iPhone
7 1 (0.51%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.51%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.10%) Linux
2 7 (3.59%) Windows
3 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.51%) CentOS
3 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (34.87%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (26.67%) Content Management
3 41 (21.03%) MVC
4 24 (12.31%) E-Commerce
5 22 (11.28%) Scrum
6 18 (9.23%) Analytics
7 17 (8.72%) SEO
7 17 (8.72%) TDD
8 16 (8.21%) Migration
8 16 (8.21%) Unit Testing
8 16 (8.21%) BDD
9 15 (7.69%) Web Development
9 15 (7.69%) Project Management
10 11 (5.64%) Mentoring
11 10 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (4.62%) Workflow
12 9 (4.62%) Pair Programming
12 9 (4.62%) CRM
12 9 (4.62%) PRINCE2
13 8 (4.10%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 64 (32.82%) JavaScript
2 44 (22.56%) C#
3 21 (10.77%) PHP
4 19 (9.74%) Java
5 14 (7.18%) SQL
6 7 (3.59%) XPath
7 4 (2.05%) PHP5
7 4 (2.05%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.54%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.54%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.03%) Ruby
9 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.03%) Python
10 1 (0.51%) C
10 1 (0.51%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (4.62%) SC Cleared
1 9 (4.62%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.05%) Degree
3 2 (1.03%) ISEB
3 2 (1.03%) PMP
3 2 (1.03%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.03%) CAPM
4 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.51%) SLA
1 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.51%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.51%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) TeamSite
1 1 (0.51%) ZABBIX
1 1 (0.51%) Puppet
1 1 (0.51%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 29 (14.87%) Sitecore
2 18 (9.23%) EPiServer
3 16 (8.21%) Adobe
4 13 (6.67%) Oracle
4 13 (6.67%) ServiceNow
5 11 (5.64%) Google
6 10 (5.13%) Microsoft
7 8 (4.10%) Ektron
8 5 (2.56%) FatWire
9 3 (1.54%) Zend
10 2 (1.03%) hybris
10 2 (1.03%) BT
10 2 (1.03%) ATG
10 2 (1.03%) Avaya
11 1 (0.51%) BMC
11 1 (0.51%) CA
11 1 (0.51%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.51%) Syntegra
11 1 (0.51%) SAP
11 1 (0.51%) Cisco
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Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £425 - £465 per day
Posted: 2 days ago