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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 82 99 90
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Contract jobs citing CMS 50 41 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.81% 1.38% 1.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.52% 7.88% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 17
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £140 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.15 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+86.74% +30.30%
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
587 520 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 21.28% 17.50% 20.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 249 190
Average daily rate £325 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 40 55
Average hourly rate £23.00 £23.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.90 £45.00 £32.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire - 21 £325 - 9
Hertfordshire +5 19 £360 -12.72% 11
Essex -2 6 £425 +41.66% 3
Norfolk -3 3 £225 -43.75% 3
Bedfordshire -3 3 £400 -11.11% 2
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 53 (58.24%) JavaScript
2 52 (57.14%) CSS
3 47 (51.65%) HTML
4 32 (35.16%) E-Commerce
5 30 (32.97%) Content Management
6 24 (26.37%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (25.27%) .NET
8 19 (20.88%) Java
8 19 (20.88%) Umbraco
9 18 (19.78%) Marketing
9 18 (19.78%) C#
10 17 (18.68%) XHTML
10 17 (18.68%) Adobe
10 17 (18.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 17 (18.68%) User Experience
11 15 (16.48%) Analytics
11 15 (16.48%) JSP
12 14 (15.38%) SQL
12 14 (15.38%) SEO
12 14 (15.38%) jQuery
12 14 (15.38%) Google
13 13 (14.29%) Mobile App
13 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (14.29%) MVC
13 13 (14.29%) Photoshop
14 12 (13.19%) ASP.NET
14 12 (13.19%) Flash
14 12 (13.19%) Grunt
14 12 (13.19%) Bower
14 12 (13.19%) Data Privacy

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 19 (20.88%) Umbraco
2 17 (18.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 12 (13.19%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (4.40%) Apache Solr
5 3 (3.30%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.20%) Drupal
6 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.10%) IIS
7 1 (1.10%) LiveLink
7 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.10%) WordPress
7 1 (1.10%) Sitefinity
7 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 6 (6.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.19%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (2.20%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) PBX
2 2 (2.20%) VoIP
3 1 (1.10%) Intranet
3 1 (1.10%) Internet
3 1 (1.10%) DPNSS
3 1 (1.10%) LAN
3 1 (1.10%) WAN
3 1 (1.10%) VPN
3 1 (1.10%) QSIG
3 1 (1.10%) Firewall
3 1 (1.10%) Wireless
3 1 (1.10%) Network Security
3 1 (1.10%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.30%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (13.19%) Grunt
1 12 (13.19%) Bower
2 6 (6.59%) Ant
3 5 (5.49%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.49%) Subversion
4 4 (4.40%) MSBuild
4 4 (4.40%) TeamCity
4 4 (4.40%) JIRA
5 2 (2.20%) Selenium
6 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.10%) Mercurial
General
1 18 (19.78%) Marketing
2 7 (7.69%) Retail
3 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.40%) Finance
5 3 (3.30%) Legal
6 2 (2.20%) Publishing
7 1 (1.10%) Billing
7 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (61.54%) Developer
2 15 (16.48%) Front-End Developer
3 14 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 8 (8.79%) Analyst
4 8 (8.79%) Web Developer
5 7 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 7 (7.69%) AWS Developer
6 6 (6.59%) Marketing Manager
6 6 (6.59%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.59%) Architect
7 5 (5.49%) Junior
7 5 (5.49%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.40%) Content Manager
8 4 (4.40%) Digital Marketing Manager
8 4 (4.40%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (4.40%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.30%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (57.14%) CSS
2 47 (51.65%) HTML
3 23 (25.27%) .NET
4 17 (18.68%) XHTML
5 15 (16.48%) JSP
6 14 (15.38%) jQuery
7 12 (13.19%) ASP.NET
7 12 (13.19%) Flash
7 12 (13.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 12 (13.19%) Sass
7 12 (13.19%) HTML5
7 12 (13.19%) JSTL
8 10 (10.99%) AngularJS
8 10 (10.99%) Semantic HTML
8 10 (10.99%) XML
9 9 (9.89%) J2EE
9 9 (9.89%) CSS3
10 8 (8.79%) XSLT
11 7 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (4.40%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.68%) User Experience
2 13 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.89%) W3C
4 5 (5.49%) IVR
5 2 (2.20%) Social Media
5 2 (2.20%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.10%) LIMS
6 1 (1.10%) NHS
6 1 (1.10%) CCTV
6 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.40%) Windows
2 2 (2.20%) Solaris
2 2 (2.20%) Linux
2 2 (2.20%) UNIX
3 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (35.16%) E-Commerce
2 30 (32.97%) Content Management
3 24 (26.37%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (16.48%) Analytics
5 14 (15.38%) SEO
6 13 (14.29%) MVC
7 12 (13.19%) Data Privacy
7 12 (13.19%) Email Marketing
8 11 (12.09%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (8.79%) Project Management
10 7 (7.69%) B2C
10 7 (7.69%) OO
10 7 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (7.69%) Unit Testing
11 5 (5.49%) SOA
11 5 (5.49%) WFM
12 4 (4.40%) Data Analysis
12 4 (4.40%) Web Development
12 4 (4.40%) Web Design
13 3 (3.30%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 53 (58.24%) JavaScript
2 19 (20.88%) Java
3 18 (19.78%) C#
4 14 (15.38%) SQL
5 9 (9.89%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.49%) PHP
7 4 (4.40%) Perl
8 2 (2.20%) C
9 1 (1.10%) Python
9 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.10%) Ruby
9 1 (1.10%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.10%) DV Cleared
1 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (18.68%) Adobe
2 14 (15.38%) Google
3 12 (13.19%) EPiServer
3 12 (13.19%) Sitecore
4 9 (9.89%) FatWire
5 7 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.40%) Verint
7 2 (2.20%) Zend
7 2 (2.20%) Avaya
7 2 (2.20%) IBM
8 1 (1.10%) Cisco
8 1 (1.10%) HP
8 1 (1.10%) Citrix
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle
8 1 (1.10%) OpenText
8 1 (1.10%) RedDot
8 1 (1.10%) SonicWALL
Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £17k - 21k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £500 - 525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago