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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 107 77 73
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -4
Contract jobs citing CMS 20 52 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.84% 2.03% 2.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.62% 11.21% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 28 23
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £480 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.58 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+62.18% +25.10%
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
356 464 444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.94% 18.13% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 255 240
Average daily rate £406 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £208 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £534 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 34 34
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.64 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.75 £35.44
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +7 7 £308 +46.42% 7
Hertfordshire -3 6 £563 +73.07% 2
Norfolk -8 5 £275 -
Bedfordshire +2 2 £313 -34.21% 1
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (43.75%) HTML
1 28 (43.75%) Content Management
2 27 (42.19%) CSS
3 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
4 20 (31.25%) HTML5
5 18 (28.13%) OO
6 17 (26.56%) .NET
6 17 (26.56%) Marketing
7 16 (25.00%) Web Services
8 15 (23.44%) C#
8 15 (23.44%) CSS3
9 13 (20.31%) Java
9 13 (20.31%) XML
9 13 (20.31%) XHTML
10 11 (17.19%) Publishing
10 11 (17.19%) SQL
10 11 (17.19%) Software Engineering
11 10 (15.63%) Web Development
11 10 (15.63%) Digital Marketing
11 10 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
11 10 (15.63%) E-Commerce
12 9 (14.06%) B2C
12 9 (14.06%) Visual Studio
12 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET
12 9 (14.06%) Web Design
12 9 (14.06%) jQuery
12 9 (14.06%) Relational Database
12 9 (14.06%) User Experience
13 8 (12.50%) Use Case

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 7 (10.94%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (7.81%) Umbraco
2 5 (7.81%) WebSphere
3 4 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (4.69%) Drupal
5 2 (3.13%) Kentico
6 1 (1.56%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.56%) DNN
6 1 (1.56%) Documentum
6 1 (1.56%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (1.56%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (1.56%) IIS
6 1 (1.56%) Node.js
6 1 (1.56%) SilverStripe
6 1 (1.56%) Sitefinity
6 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (6.25%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.69%) MS Office
3 2 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) Force.com
2 1 (1.56%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (1.56%) Heroku
2 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) Relational Database
2 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.13%) MySQL
4 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Visual Studio
2 8 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.81%) Ant
4 2 (3.13%) CruiseControl
4 2 (3.13%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.13%) FxCop
4 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.13%) ReSharper
4 2 (3.13%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (3.13%) StyleCop
4 2 (3.13%) Subversion
4 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (26.56%) Marketing
2 11 (17.19%) Publishing
3 7 (10.94%) Retail
4 5 (7.81%) Finance
5 4 (6.25%) Manufacturing
5 4 (6.25%) Multimedia
6 3 (4.69%) Electronics
6 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
7 2 (3.13%) Back Office
7 2 (3.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 30 (46.88%) Developer
2 13 (20.31%) Analyst
3 9 (14.06%) Java Developer
3 9 (14.06%) Senior Developer
4 8 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 7 (10.94%) HTML CSS Developer
5 7 (10.94%) HTML Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Software Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (9.38%) J2EE Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (9.38%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (7.81%) CMS Business Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (7.81%) UI Developer
8 4 (6.25%) .NET Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Junior Web Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Mobile UI Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (43.75%) HTML
2 27 (42.19%) CSS
3 20 (31.25%) HTML5
4 17 (26.56%) .NET
5 16 (25.00%) Web Services
6 15 (23.44%) CSS3
7 13 (20.31%) XHTML
7 13 (20.31%) XML
8 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET
8 9 (14.06%) jQuery
9 8 (12.50%) .NET Framework
9 8 (12.50%) J2EE
9 8 (12.50%) LESS
9 8 (12.50%) Sass
10 7 (10.94%) Ajax
11 5 (7.81%) SOAP
11 5 (7.81%) WCF
11 5 (7.81%) WinForms
11 5 (7.81%) WPF
12 4 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) User Experience
2 7 (10.94%) Mobile App
3 6 (9.38%) Social Media
4 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.81%) SCADA
5 4 (6.25%) Digital Media
6 3 (4.69%) W3C
7 2 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (3.13%) Life Science
7 2 (3.13%) Web 2.0
8 1 (1.56%) Biology
8 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.56%) Copywriting
8 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.56%) EPoS
8 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Windows
2 4 (6.25%) Linux
2 4 (6.25%) Solaris
2 4 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (1.56%) Android
3 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (43.75%) Content Management
2 18 (28.13%) OO
3 11 (17.19%) Software Engineering
4 10 (15.63%) Digital Marketing
4 10 (15.63%) E-Commerce
4 10 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (15.63%) Web Development
5 9 (14.06%) B2C
5 9 (14.06%) Web Design
6 8 (12.50%) Use Case
7 7 (10.94%) SEO
8 6 (9.38%) Data Modelling
8 6 (9.38%) Scrum
8 6 (9.38%) Service Delivery
8 6 (9.38%) TDD
9 5 (7.81%) CRM
9 5 (7.81%) Integration Testing
9 5 (7.81%) UML
9 5 (7.81%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
2 15 (23.44%) C#
3 13 (20.31%) Java
4 11 (17.19%) SQL
5 2 (3.13%) C
5 2 (3.13%) PHP
6 1 (1.56%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.56%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.13%) QA
1 2 (3.13%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (12.50%) Adobe
2 7 (10.94%) Sitecore
3 6 (9.38%) FatWire
4 5 (7.81%) IBM
4 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.13%) Citrix
5 2 (3.13%) Coverity
5 2 (3.13%) EPiServer
5 2 (3.13%) Google
5 2 (3.13%) VMware
6 1 (1.56%) Avaya
6 1 (1.56%) Cisco
6 1 (1.56%) Omniture
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle
6 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.56%) SAP
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