The table below looks at the statistics for the CMS Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CMS Developer
Rank 590 525 527
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +2
Contract jobs requiring a CMS Developer 37 73 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.072% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 54 43
Average daily rate £375 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £443 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £291
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £175.00
CMS Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48697 48044 46983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.04% 94.77% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 32114 29627 29164
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1383 1932 1948
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

CMS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

CMS Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

CMS Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMS Developer across the England region.

CMS Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

CMS Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

CMS Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

CMS Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMS Developer across the England region.

CMS Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

CMS Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
London -27 12 £375 - 11
South East -25 8 £500 +62.60% 1
North West -6 5 £300 -
South West +9 4 £325 +30.00% 1
West Midlands -5 3 £325 +30.00% 1
East of England +2 2 £395 -7.05% 3
Yorkshire -8 1 £425 +21.42% 1
East Midlands - 1 - -
North East - 1 £300 -
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CMS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited CMS Developer in their job title 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 with CMS Developer in their job title.

1 85 (100.00%) CMS
2 52 (61.18%) JavaScript
3 50 (58.82%) HTML
4 46 (54.12%) .NET
4 46 (54.12%) CSS
5 42 (49.41%) C#
6 27 (31.76%) jQuery
7 23 (27.06%) ASP.NET
8 21 (24.71%) HTML5
8 21 (24.71%) Content Management
9 20 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (23.53%) PHP
10 18 (21.18%) Java
10 18 (21.18%) MVC
10 18 (21.18%) Web Development
11 16 (18.82%) E-Commerce
12 14 (16.47%) Umbraco
13 13 (15.29%) Sitecore CMS
13 13 (15.29%) Sitecore
13 13 (15.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (15.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (12.94%) SEO
14 11 (12.94%) CSS3
14 11 (12.94%) Front End Development
15 10 (11.76%) User Experience
15 10 (11.76%) AngularJS
15 10 (11.76%) .NET Framework
15 10 (11.76%) Finance
15 10 (11.76%) SQL Server
16 9 (10.59%) IIS

CMS Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited CMS Developer in their job title 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 with CMS Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 85 (100.00%) CMS
2 14 (16.47%) Umbraco
3 13 (15.29%) Sitecore CMS
4 9 (10.59%) IIS
5 8 (9.41%) Drupal
5 8 (9.41%) WordPress
6 4 (4.71%) Alfresco
7 3 (3.53%) ExpressionEngine
7 3 (3.53%) Sitefinity
8 2 (2.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (2.35%) Kentico
9 1 (1.18%) Apache
9 1 (1.18%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.18%) Joomla!
9 1 (1.18%) Magnolia
9 1 (1.18%) Node.js
9 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Google Tag Manager
2 2 (2.35%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) DNS
1 1 (1.18%) FTP
1 1 (1.18%) HTTP
1 1 (1.18%) Internet
1 1 (1.18%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.53%) NUnit
3 2 (2.35%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.18%) git-flow
4 1 (1.18%) Subversion
4 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (11.76%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Marketing
3 3 (3.53%) Banking
3 3 (3.53%) Publishing
3 3 (3.53%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Electronics
4 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (58.82%) HTML
2 46 (54.12%) .NET
2 46 (54.12%) CSS
3 27 (31.76%) jQuery
4 23 (27.06%) ASP.NET
5 21 (24.71%) HTML5
6 13 (15.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (15.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (12.94%) CSS3
8 10 (11.76%) .NET Framework
8 10 (11.76%) AngularJS
9 7 (8.24%) Apache Flex
9 7 (8.24%) JSP
10 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (5.88%) RESTful
10 5 (5.88%) SOAP
10 5 (5.88%) Web Services
10 5 (5.88%) XHTML
11 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 3 (3.53%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) User Experience
2 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.71%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.18%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.18%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.88%) Windows
2 4 (4.71%) Windows Server
2 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.71%) Content Management
2 20 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (21.18%) MVC
3 18 (21.18%) Web Development
4 16 (18.82%) E-Commerce
5 11 (12.94%) Front End Development
5 11 (12.94%) SEO
6 9 (10.59%) Mentoring
6 9 (10.59%) Scrum
6 9 (10.59%) TDD
7 7 (8.24%) Web Design
8 6 (7.06%) Analytics
9 5 (5.88%) OO
9 5 (5.88%) Open Source
10 4 (4.71%) Automated Testing
10 4 (4.71%) Migration
10 4 (4.71%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (3.53%) BDD
11 3 (3.53%) OOP
11 3 (3.53%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 52 (61.18%) JavaScript
2 42 (49.41%) C#
3 20 (23.53%) PHP
4 18 (21.18%) Java
5 8 (9.41%) SQL
6 2 (2.35%) Groovy
7 1 (1.18%) C
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) cPanel
Vendors
1 13 (15.29%) Sitecore
2 8 (9.41%) FatWire
3 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.88%) EPiServer
4 5 (5.88%) Google
5 4 (4.71%) Adobe
6 1 (1.18%) Brightcove
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle
6 1 (1.18%) SAP