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 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 102 74 64
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -10
Contract jobs citing CMS 29 72 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.19% 2.51% 3.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.42% 12.72% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 47 65
Median daily rate £275 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £450 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £328 £305
% change year-on-year
+16.03% +7.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £28.50 £38.34 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.65% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.47 £36.67 £18.78
% change year-on-year
-44.18% +95.28%
CMS
England

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
391 566 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.02% 19.76% 20.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 317 411
Median daily rate £375 £345 £392
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -11.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £153 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 40 39
Median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £20.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +59.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £34.50
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 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 25 September 2016.

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 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hertfordshire -6 18 £263 -5.40% 5
Cambridgeshire +20 7 £350 -3.44% 3
Bedfordshire -8 2 £425 -5.55% 1
Norfolk +3 1 £130 -50.00%
Essex -24 1 - - 1
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

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 East of England region with a requirement for CMS.

1 29 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (32.39%) .NET
3 21 (29.58%) HTML
3 21 (29.58%) JavaScript
4 20 (28.17%) Content Management
4 20 (28.17%) Sitecore CMS
4 20 (28.17%) Sitecore
5 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
5 19 (26.76%) MVC
6 18 (25.35%) User Experience
7 15 (21.13%) C#
7 15 (21.13%) CSS
8 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET
8 12 (16.90%) E-Commerce
8 12 (16.90%) .NET Framework
9 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
10 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
10 10 (14.08%) Retail
10 10 (14.08%) Web Development
10 10 (14.08%) jQuery
10 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (12.68%) Drupal
11 9 (12.68%) Finance
11 9 (12.68%) Java
12 8 (11.27%) SQL
12 8 (11.27%) CRM
12 8 (11.27%) XML
12 8 (11.27%) Migration
12 8 (11.27%) Use Case
12 8 (11.27%) Business Analysis

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 20 (28.17%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (12.68%) Drupal
3 6 (8.45%) IIS
4 5 (7.04%) Apache
4 5 (7.04%) Umbraco
5 3 (4.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (4.23%) DNN
5 3 (4.23%) MQSeries
5 3 (4.23%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.23%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.82%) Mule
6 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.41%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.45%) MS Project
3 1 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.41%) FrameMaker
3 1 (1.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (8.45%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.23%) Heroku
4 2 (2.82%) Force.com
5 1 (1.41%) GitHub
5 1 (1.41%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) Internet
1 3 (4.23%) ISDN
1 3 (4.23%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.82%) HTTP
2 2 (2.82%) SMS
3 1 (1.41%) 2G
3 1 (1.41%) 3G
3 1 (1.41%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) MySQL
3 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.23%) DB2
4 3 (4.23%) Jackrabbit
4 3 (4.23%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.82%) MariaDB
5 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (9.86%) JIRA
2 5 (7.04%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.04%) Subversion
3 4 (5.63%) Axure RP
4 3 (4.23%) Ant
4 3 (4.23%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.23%) Grunt
4 3 (4.23%) JUnit
4 3 (4.23%) Log4j
4 3 (4.23%) Mockito
4 3 (4.23%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 2 (2.82%) Bower
5 2 (2.82%) gulp
5 2 (2.82%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.41%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.41%) FindBugs
6 1 (1.41%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (14.08%) Retail
2 9 (12.68%) Finance
3 6 (8.45%) Automotive
3 6 (8.45%) Billing
3 6 (8.45%) Manufacturing
3 6 (8.45%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.04%) Marketing
5 2 (2.82%) Publishing
6 1 (1.41%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 25 (35.21%) Developer
2 14 (19.72%) Analyst
3 10 (14.08%) Business Analyst
4 9 (12.68%) Technical Manager
5 8 (11.27%) Project Manager
6 6 (8.45%) Documentation Manager
6 6 (8.45%) Technical Project Manager
7 5 (7.04%) Tridion Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Digital Business Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Sitecore Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Designer
9 3 (4.23%) Digital Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (4.23%) Java E-Commerce Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Salesforce.com Architect
9 3 (4.23%) Scrum Master
9 3 (4.23%) Technical Leader
9 3 (4.23%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (32.39%) .NET
2 21 (29.58%) HTML
3 15 (21.13%) CSS
4 12 (16.90%) .NET Framework
4 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET
5 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (14.08%) jQuery
6 8 (11.27%) XML
7 6 (8.45%) CSS3
7 6 (8.45%) SOAP
7 6 (8.45%) Web Services
7 6 (8.45%) XSLT
8 5 (7.04%) HTML5
9 4 (5.63%) Ajax
10 3 (4.23%) AngularJS
10 3 (4.23%) JSON
10 3 (4.23%) JSTL
10 3 (4.23%) REST
10 3 (4.23%) RESTful
10 3 (4.23%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.35%) User Experience
2 7 (9.86%) e-Learning
3 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.63%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.23%) Handset
6 2 (2.82%) Copywriting
6 2 (2.82%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.41%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.41%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.23%) Android
1 3 (4.23%) Apple iOS
1 3 (4.23%) HPUX
1 3 (4.23%) Linux
1 3 (4.23%) Solaris
1 3 (4.23%) Unix
2 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.17%) Content Management
3 19 (26.76%) MVC
4 12 (16.90%) E-Commerce
5 10 (14.08%) Web Development
6 8 (11.27%) Business Analysis
6 8 (11.27%) CRM
6 8 (11.27%) Migration
6 8 (11.27%) Use Case
6 8 (11.27%) User Stories
6 8 (11.27%) Wireframes
7 7 (9.86%) Change Management
8 6 (8.45%) Business Process Improvement
8 6 (8.45%) Content Development
8 6 (8.45%) Data Migration
8 6 (8.45%) OO
8 6 (8.45%) Process Improvement
8 6 (8.45%) Project Management
8 6 (8.45%) Scrum
9 5 (7.04%) Budgeting and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.58%) JavaScript
2 15 (21.13%) C#
3 9 (12.68%) Java
4 8 (11.27%) SQL
5 5 (7.04%) PHP
6 4 (5.63%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.23%) Apex Code
7 3 (4.23%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.23%) Perl
7 3 (4.23%) SOQL
8 1 (1.41%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.41%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.41%) HNC
1 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (2.82%) Varnish
1 2 (2.82%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.41%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Kibana
1 2 (2.82%) logstash
2 1 (1.41%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 20 (28.17%) Sitecore
2 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.23%) ATG
3 3 (4.23%) Avaya
3 3 (4.23%) Blue Martini
3 3 (4.23%) Elastic Path
3 3 (4.23%) IBM
3 3 (4.23%) Interwoven
3 3 (4.23%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.23%) SAP
3 3 (4.23%) Siebel
4 2 (2.82%) Ektron
4 2 (2.82%) EPiServer
4 2 (2.82%) ForgeRock
4 2 (2.82%) Google
5 1 (1.41%) Adobe
5 1 (1.41%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.41%) Nintex
5 1 (1.41%) OpenText
5 1 (1.41%) RedDot