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 28 August 2014 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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 90 89 94
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing CMS 61 33 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.94% 1.39% 1.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.39% 8.27% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 13 23
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.65 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-29.72% -
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
587 399 562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.71% 16.78% 18.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 164 244
Average daily rate £395 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.92% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 39 36
Average hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +23.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.90 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £38.50 £37.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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
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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
Hertfordshire -1 25 £365 -15.36% 5
Essex +1 12 £438 +4.47% 4
Cambridgeshire -1 12 £285 +5.55% 4
Bedfordshire -14 7 £490 +130.58% 7
Suffolk -11 1 £350 +84.21% 2
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 33 (34.38%) JavaScript
2 28 (29.17%) HTML
2 28 (29.17%) CSS
3 27 (28.13%) SQL
4 23 (23.96%) Content Management
5 22 (22.92%) .NET
6 20 (20.83%) Marketing
7 19 (19.79%) C#
7 19 (19.79%) Java
7 19 (19.79%) MVC
8 16 (16.67%) Scrum
8 16 (16.67%) XML
8 16 (16.67%) HTML5
9 15 (15.63%) jQuery
9 15 (15.63%) Umbraco
9 15 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (14.58%) UNIX
10 14 (14.58%) Linux
11 13 (13.54%) MySQL
11 13 (13.54%) E-Commerce
12 12 (12.50%) Apache
12 12 (12.50%) JSON
12 12 (12.50%) CSS3
13 11 (11.46%) Digital Marketing
13 11 (11.46%) CRM
13 11 (11.46%) Ant
13 11 (11.46%) ASP.NET
14 10 (10.42%) Ajax
14 10 (10.42%) Analytics
15 9 (9.38%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 15 (15.63%) Umbraco
2 12 (12.50%) Apache
3 7 (7.29%) Tomcat
3 7 (7.29%) Adobe CQ
4 6 (6.25%) IIS
4 6 (6.25%) WordPress
5 5 (5.21%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (5.21%) Drupal
6 4 (4.17%) Joomla!
7 3 (3.13%) Confluence
8 2 (2.08%) Kentico
8 2 (2.08%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.04%) Documentum
9 1 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.04%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (1.04%) Node.js
9 1 (1.04%) Jadu
9 1 (1.04%) Alfresco
Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Tridion
1 2 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.08%) Google Analytics
1 2 (2.08%) Magento
2 1 (1.04%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.33%) Internet
2 6 (6.25%) DHCP
2 6 (6.25%) HTTP
2 6 (6.25%) DNS
3 2 (2.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.54%) MySQL
2 6 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.21%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.21%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.08%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (11.46%) Ant
2 9 (9.38%) Git (software)
3 7 (7.29%) JUnit
3 7 (7.29%) Eclipse
3 7 (7.29%) Subversion
3 7 (7.29%) JIRA
4 6 (6.25%) Maven
5 5 (5.21%) Selenium
5 5 (5.21%) IntelliJ
5 5 (5.21%) Mockito
6 3 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.13%) FinalBuilder
7 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (2.08%) Axure RP
8 1 (1.04%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.04%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (20.83%) Marketing
2 8 (8.33%) Finance
2 8 (8.33%) Retail
3 6 (6.25%) Publishing
4 3 (3.13%) General Ledger
4 3 (3.13%) Back Office
5 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.08%) Advertising
6 1 (1.04%) Local Government
6 1 (1.04%) Automotive
6 1 (1.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (43.75%) Developer
2 12 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 9 (9.38%) Project Manager
3 9 (9.38%) Designer
4 8 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 8 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 7 (7.29%) Administrator
6 6 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (6.25%) Architect
7 5 (5.21%) Business Architect
7 5 (5.21%) Umbraco Developer
7 5 (5.21%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (4.17%) CMS Developer
8 4 (4.17%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.17%) Integration Manager
8 4 (4.17%) Configuration Manager
8 4 (4.17%) Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) Test Manager
9 3 (3.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (29.17%) HTML
1 28 (29.17%) CSS
2 22 (22.92%) .NET
3 16 (16.67%) XML
3 16 (16.67%) HTML5
4 15 (15.63%) jQuery
5 12 (12.50%) CSS3
5 12 (12.50%) JSON
6 11 (11.46%) ASP.NET
7 10 (10.42%) Ajax
8 8 (8.33%) Web Services
8 8 (8.33%) JSP
8 8 (8.33%) Spring
9 7 (7.29%) REST
10 6 (6.25%) SOAP
11 5 (5.21%) J2EE
11 5 (5.21%) JDBC
11 5 (5.21%) .NET Framework
12 4 (4.17%) XHTML
12 4 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.25%) Social Media
2 4 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.17%) EPoS
3 2 (2.08%) NHS
3 2 (2.08%) W3C
3 2 (2.08%) Graphic Design
3 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.04%) CMDB
4 1 (1.04%) Replication
4 1 (1.04%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.58%) UNIX
1 14 (14.58%) Linux
2 7 (7.29%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.21%) Android
4 4 (4.17%) Windows
5 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.96%) Content Management
2 19 (19.79%) MVC
3 16 (16.67%) Scrum
4 15 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (13.54%) E-Commerce
6 11 (11.46%) CRM
6 11 (11.46%) Digital Marketing
7 10 (10.42%) Analytics
8 9 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (8.33%) Waterfall
10 7 (7.29%) Unit Testing
10 7 (7.29%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (7.29%) TDD
10 7 (7.29%) Web Design
11 6 (6.25%) Service Delivery
11 6 (6.25%) B2C
11 6 (6.25%) BDD
11 6 (6.25%) Performance Testing
12 5 (5.21%) Android Development
12 5 (5.21%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (34.38%) JavaScript
2 27 (28.13%) SQL
3 19 (19.79%) C#
3 19 (19.79%) Java
4 7 (7.29%) PowerShell
5 6 (6.25%) PHP
6 3 (3.13%) Perl
6 3 (3.13%) VB
7 1 (1.04%) FQL
7 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.21%) Degree
2 3 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (7.29%) Adobe
2 6 (6.25%) Oracle
3 5 (5.21%) FatWire
3 5 (5.21%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.13%) EPiServer
5 2 (2.08%) Google
5 2 (2.08%) IBM
6 1 (1.04%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.04%) Vignette
6 1 (1.04%) SAP
6 1 (1.04%) Netezza
6 1 (1.04%) Zend
6 1 (1.04%) Facebook
6 1 (1.04%) Twitter
6 1 (1.04%) CyberSource
6 1 (1.04%) DataCash
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