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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 73 53 75
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +22
Contract jobs citing CMS 52 88 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.05% 3.19% 2.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.06% 14.04% 12.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 48 33
Median daily rate £450 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £240 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Median hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.83 £40.00 £21.61
% change year-on-year
-67.92% +85.09%
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
431 627 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.01% 22.73% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 369 258
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £210 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 38 35
Median hourly rate £15.00 £23.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.17% -17.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.30 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.90 £43.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-13.30% +12.13%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
Cambridgeshire -9 19 £495 +72.17% 5
Hertfordshire -8 13 £400 +18.51% 4
Bedfordshire +17 12 £450 -25.00% 3
Norfolk -3 4 £425 +88.88%
Essex -18 3 £400 - 7
Suffolk - 2 £363 - 1
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 40 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (30.26%) User Experience
3 22 (28.95%) Java
3 22 (28.95%) .NET
4 20 (26.32%) Sitecore CMS
4 20 (26.32%) Sitecore
5 19 (25.00%) Migration
6 18 (23.68%) JavaScript
7 17 (22.37%) HTML
7 17 (22.37%) CSS
8 16 (21.05%) Web Services
8 16 (21.05%) CRM
8 16 (21.05%) Microsoft
8 16 (21.05%) Content Management
8 16 (21.05%) Use Case
9 15 (19.74%) Retail
10 13 (17.11%) Automated Testing
10 13 (17.11%) E-Commerce
10 13 (17.11%) C#
11 12 (15.79%) ERP
11 12 (15.79%) Data Modelling
11 12 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
11 12 (15.79%) Apple iOS
12 11 (14.47%) Heroku
12 11 (14.47%) Mobile App
12 11 (14.47%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (14.47%) RESTful
12 11 (14.47%) Android
12 11 (14.47%) Visualforce
12 11 (14.47%) Apex Code

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 (26.32%) Sitecore CMS
2 10 (13.16%) Drupal
3 8 (10.53%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (2.63%) Apache
4 2 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.63%) IIS
4 2 (2.63%) Mule
4 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.63%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.32%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.32%) DNN
5 1 (1.32%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (1.32%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.32%) Kentico
5 1 (1.32%) Liferay
5 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.32%) SilverStripe
5 1 (1.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.26%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.32%) Magento
3 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.47%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (14.47%) Heroku
2 10 (13.16%) Force.com
3 3 (3.95%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.32%) GitHub
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) HTTP
1 2 (2.63%) SMS
2 1 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.47%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.58%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.63%) MariaDB
4 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (1.32%) MySQL
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (10.53%) JIRA
2 6 (7.89%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.26%) Ant
3 4 (5.26%) Axure RP
3 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.26%) JUnit
4 2 (2.63%) AccuRev
4 2 (2.63%) Gradle
4 2 (2.63%) Maven
4 2 (2.63%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.32%) FindBugs
5 1 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.32%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.32%) Xcode
General
1 15 (19.74%) Retail
2 11 (14.47%) Marketing
3 8 (10.53%) Finance
4 3 (3.95%) Publishing
5 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.32%) Back Office
6 1 (1.32%) Electronics
6 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (36.84%) Developer
2 13 (17.11%) Analyst
3 12 (15.79%) Architect
3 12 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 8 (10.53%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 7 (9.21%) Technical Architect
6 6 (7.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (6.58%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Consultant
7 5 (6.58%) E-Commerce Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.26%) CMS Business Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Digital Business Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (5.26%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Java E-Commerce Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Salesforce.com Consultant
8 4 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (5.26%) Tridion Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.95%) .NET
2 17 (22.37%) CSS
2 17 (22.37%) HTML
3 16 (21.05%) Web Services
4 11 (14.47%) RESTful
4 11 (14.47%) SOAP
4 11 (14.47%) Visualforce
5 10 (13.16%) .NET Framework
6 9 (11.84%) COM
7 8 (10.53%) HTML5
8 7 (9.21%) ASP.NET
8 7 (9.21%) jQuery
9 6 (7.89%) CSS3
9 6 (7.89%) XML
10 5 (6.58%) JSP
10 5 (6.58%) LESS
10 5 (6.58%) Sass
10 5 (6.58%) WCF
10 5 (6.58%) WinForms
10 5 (6.58%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (30.26%) User Experience
2 11 (14.47%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (14.47%) Mobile App
3 7 (9.21%) Data Structures
4 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.58%) SCADA
5 2 (2.63%) Copywriting
5 2 (2.63%) W3C
5 2 (2.63%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.32%) Biology
6 1 (1.32%) CMDB
6 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.32%) EPoS
6 1 (1.32%) Life Science
6 1 (1.32%) Social Media
6 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.79%) Apple iOS
2 11 (14.47%) Android
3 2 (2.63%) Linux
3 2 (2.63%) Solaris
3 2 (2.63%) Unix
3 2 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (25.00%) Migration
3 16 (21.05%) Content Management
3 16 (21.05%) CRM
3 16 (21.05%) Use Case
4 13 (17.11%) Automated Testing
4 13 (17.11%) E-Commerce
5 12 (15.79%) Data Modelling
5 12 (15.79%) ERP
6 11 (14.47%) ETL
6 11 (14.47%) MVC
7 10 (13.16%) Data Migration
8 9 (11.84%) Scrum
9 8 (10.53%) Business Analysis
9 8 (10.53%) Change Management
9 8 (10.53%) Mentoring
9 8 (10.53%) Presales
9 8 (10.53%) SEO
9 8 (10.53%) User Stories
9 8 (10.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.95%) Java
2 18 (23.68%) JavaScript
3 13 (17.11%) C#
4 11 (14.47%) Apex Code
4 11 (14.47%) SOQL
5 5 (6.58%) PHP
6 4 (5.26%) SQL
7 1 (1.32%) C
7 1 (1.32%) C++
7 1 (1.32%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.32%) Python
7 1 (1.32%) Ruby
7 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.32%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.32%) Degree
1 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (2.63%) Varnish
2 1 (1.32%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Kibana
1 2 (2.63%) logstash
2 1 (1.32%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 20 (26.32%) Sitecore
2 16 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 11 (14.47%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (14.47%) SAP
4 10 (13.16%) Siebel
5 4 (5.26%) Google
6 3 (3.95%) FatWire
6 3 (3.95%) Intershop
7 2 (2.63%) Adobe
7 2 (2.63%) CA
7 2 (2.63%) EPiServer
7 2 (2.63%) ForgeRock
7 2 (2.63%) IBM
7 2 (2.63%) Omniture
7 2 (2.63%) Oracle
7 2 (2.63%) Rally
8 1 (1.32%) Citrix
8 1 (1.32%) Interwoven
8 1 (1.32%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.32%) Nintex
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