The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
England / East of England
Rank 106 97 77
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -20
Contract jobs citing CMS 17 29 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.79% 1.24% 2.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.66% 7.90% 10.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 30
Median daily rate £365 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £565 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £23.00 £21.58
% change year-on-year
-2.39% +6.58%

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

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
365 367 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.01% 15.65% 18.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 192 288
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 30 35
Median hourly rate £15.50 £29.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.45% +68.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

CMS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +8 6 £433 +33.07%
Cambridgeshire -3 6 £488 +58.53% 3
Essex +2 5 £250 -25.37% 2
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 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 East of England region with a requirement for CMS.

1 24 (53.33%) Web Development
2 22 (48.89%) Content Management
3 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (22.22%) Marketing
4 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 10 (22.22%) User Experience
5 9 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (20.00%) HTML
5 9 (20.00%) Adobe
6 8 (17.78%) Project Management
6 8 (17.78%) CRM
6 8 (17.78%) Java
6 8 (17.78%) .NET
6 8 (17.78%) User Stories
7 7 (15.56%) CA Agile Central
7 7 (15.56%) Requirements Management
7 7 (15.56%) C#
7 7 (15.56%) B2C
7 7 (15.56%) Business Analysis
8 6 (13.33%) .NET Framework
8 6 (13.33%) Finance
8 6 (13.33%) e-Learning
8 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
8 6 (13.33%) SQL
8 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
8 6 (13.33%) CSS
8 6 (13.33%) Web Services
8 6 (13.33%) XML
8 6 (13.33%) REST
8 6 (13.33%) jQuery

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (11.11%) Umbraco
2 4 (8.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (8.89%) Drupal
3 3 (6.67%) Apache
3 3 (6.67%) MQSeries
3 3 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (4.44%) Alfresco
4 2 (4.44%) Documentum
4 2 (4.44%) IIS
4 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.22%) JBoss
5 1 (2.22%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 5 (11.11%) MS Project
2 1 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (2.22%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Internet
2 2 (4.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) MySQL
1 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) DB2
2 3 (6.67%) Jackrabbit
2 3 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.22%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Ant
1 4 (8.89%) Subversion
2 3 (6.67%) Bower
2 3 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.67%) Grunt
2 3 (6.67%) JUnit
2 3 (6.67%) Log4j
2 3 (6.67%) Mockito
2 3 (6.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 2 (4.44%) gulp
3 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.22%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.22%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.22%) Maven
General
1 10 (22.22%) Marketing
2 6 (13.33%) Finance
3 5 (11.11%) Automotive
3 5 (11.11%) Billing
3 5 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.67%) Retail
5 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.22%) Games
6 1 (2.22%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Developer
2 9 (20.00%) Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Business Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Digital Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Digital Business Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Digital Marketing Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Marketing Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Marketing Business Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Project Manager
6 5 (11.11%) Documentation Manager
6 5 (11.11%) Technical Manager
6 5 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
7 4 (8.89%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Web Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Architect
8 3 (6.67%) Drupal Developer
8 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce Developer
8 3 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Java E-Commerce Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) HTML
2 8 (17.78%) .NET
3 6 (13.33%) .NET Framework
3 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (13.33%) CSS
3 6 (13.33%) jQuery
3 6 (13.33%) JSON
3 6 (13.33%) REST
3 6 (13.33%) Web Services
3 6 (13.33%) XML
4 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 5 (11.11%) XSLT
5 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (8.89%) Entity Framework
5 4 (8.89%) JSP
6 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (6.67%) CSS3
6 3 (6.67%) HTML5
6 3 (6.67%) Sass
6 3 (6.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) User Experience
2 6 (13.33%) e-Learning
3 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Copywriting
5 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.22%) Statistics
5 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) HPUX
2 3 (6.67%) Solaris
2 3 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (2.22%) MVS
3 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Web Development
2 22 (48.89%) Content Management
3 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (17.78%) CRM
5 8 (17.78%) Project Management
5 8 (17.78%) User Stories
6 7 (15.56%) B2C
6 7 (15.56%) Business Analysis
6 7 (15.56%) Requirements Management
7 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
8 5 (11.11%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 5 (11.11%) Content Development
8 5 (11.11%) MVC
8 5 (11.11%) OO
8 5 (11.11%) Planning and Forecasting
9 4 (8.89%) SEO
10 3 (6.67%) RAD
10 3 (6.67%) UML
10 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 8 (17.78%) Java
3 7 (15.56%) C#
4 6 (13.33%) SQL
5 4 (8.89%) PHP
6 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.67%) Perl
7 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.22%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Kibana
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Adobe
2 7 (15.56%) CA Agile Central
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.67%) ATG
4 3 (6.67%) Blue Martini
4 3 (6.67%) Elastic Path
4 3 (6.67%) IBM
4 3 (6.67%) Interwoven
4 3 (6.67%) Sitecore
5 2 (4.44%) Ektron
5 2 (4.44%) EPiServer
6 1 (2.22%) OpenText
6 1 (2.22%) RedDot