The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
UK / England
Rank 167 137 104
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -33
Contract jobs citing CMS 626 800 944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.51% 1.72% 2.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.72% 10.24% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 508 660
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £237 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 18
Median hourly rate £22.45 £19.92 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -7.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £55.00 £37.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £23.00 £21.58
% change year-on-year
-2.39% +6.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
7183 7809 8106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.32% 16.79% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4660 4970 5181
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 219 289
Median hourly rate £21.38 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.98% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in England

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in England

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in England

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in England

CMS
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

CMS Hourly Rate Histogram in England

CMS
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
London -30 346 £420 +5.00% 87
South East -42 82 £375 +7.14% 45
North West +28 41 £375 +2.73% 26
West Midlands -4 39 £455 -4.21% 21
South West -4 37 £413 +26.92% 9
Yorkshire +4 28 £315 -6.66% 23
North East -24 19 £413 +52.77% 2
East of England -9 17 £365 +4.28% 13
East Midlands +1 14 £363 -10.49% 3
CMS
UK

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for CMS.

1 659 (43.76%) HTML
2 591 (39.24%) JavaScript
3 585 (38.84%) CSS
4 512 (34.00%) Content Management
5 497 (33.00%) Agile Software Development
6 396 (26.29%) .NET
7 308 (20.45%) C#
8 281 (18.66%) Web Development
9 265 (17.60%) HTML5
10 259 (17.20%) jQuery
11 230 (15.27%) Sitecore CMS
11 230 (15.27%) Sitecore
12 221 (14.67%) ASP.NET
12 221 (14.67%) User Experience
13 214 (14.21%) MVC
14 204 (13.55%) XML
15 203 (13.48%) E-Commerce
16 189 (12.55%) Java
17 178 (11.82%) Finance
17 178 (11.82%) Marketing
18 175 (11.62%) Scrum
18 175 (11.62%) Adobe
19 171 (11.35%) AngularJS
20 165 (10.96%) SQL Server
21 158 (10.49%) PHP
22 150 (9.96%) SQL
23 141 (9.36%) Web Services
24 140 (9.30%) Front End Development
25 130 (8.63%) Drupal
26 127 (8.43%) Umbraco

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 230 (15.27%) Sitecore CMS
2 130 (8.63%) Drupal
3 127 (8.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 127 (8.43%) Umbraco
4 88 (5.84%) WordPress
5 61 (4.05%) SharePoint
6 43 (2.86%) Apache
7 38 (2.52%) IIS
8 27 (1.79%) Sitefinity
9 23 (1.53%) WebSphere
10 21 (1.39%) Confluence
10 21 (1.39%) Kentico
11 20 (1.33%) Joomla!
12 18 (1.20%) Tomcat
13 16 (1.06%) EPiServer CMS
14 14 (0.93%) Apache Solr
15 12 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
16 10 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
16 10 (0.66%) Magnolia
16 10 (0.66%) WebLogic
Applications
1 67 (4.45%) MS Excel
2 42 (2.79%) Photoshop
3 25 (1.66%) MS Office
4 16 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 14 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
5 14 (0.93%) MS Project
6 12 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (0.60%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.33%) InDesign
8 5 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.13%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.066%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.066%) InVision
Business Applications
1 14 (0.93%) Magento
2 9 (0.60%) SDL Web 8
3 5 (0.33%) Adobe Campaign
3 5 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.33%) Visualfiles
4 4 (0.27%) Sage X3
5 3 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.13%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.066%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 1 (0.066%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.066%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.066%) SAP FS
7 1 (0.066%) SAP MII
7 1 (0.066%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.066%) Shopify
7 1 (0.066%) Sprinklr
7 1 (0.066%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 64 (4.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (2.39%) Google Analytics
3 30 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (0.93%) Adobe Analytics
4 14 (0.93%) GitHub
5 10 (0.66%) SaaS
6 9 (0.60%) PaaS
7 8 (0.53%) Google Tag Manager
7 8 (0.53%) IaaS
8 7 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 4 (0.27%) Office 365
11 3 (0.20%) AdWords
12 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.13%) Force.com
12 2 (0.13%) G Suite
12 2 (0.13%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.13%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.79%) Internet
2 39 (2.59%) HTTP
3 38 (2.52%) Intranet
4 11 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (0.66%) DNS
5 10 (0.66%) Network Security
6 6 (0.40%) SSL
6 6 (0.40%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.33%) Firewall
7 5 (0.33%) LAN
7 5 (0.33%) LDAP
7 5 (0.33%) WAN
8 3 (0.20%) PBX
8 3 (0.20%) Skype
8 3 (0.20%) WebEx
9 2 (0.13%) Avaya Modular Messaging
9 2 (0.13%) ISDN
9 2 (0.13%) PSTN
9 2 (0.13%) SMTP
9 2 (0.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 85 (5.64%) MySQL
3 46 (3.05%) NoSQL
4 39 (2.59%) MongoDB
5 31 (2.06%) Relational Database
6 21 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
7 19 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (0.93%) Couchbase
10 12 (0.80%) Redis
11 10 (0.66%) RDBMS
12 9 (0.60%) Endeca
13 8 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (0.46%) MarkLogic
15 5 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 4 (0.27%) Data Mining
16 4 (0.27%) GIS
17 3 (0.20%) DB2
17 3 (0.20%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 104 (6.91%) Git (software)
2 55 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 50 (3.32%) Visual Studio
4 45 (2.99%) JIRA
5 39 (2.59%) Selenium
6 36 (2.39%) Maven
7 32 (2.12%) Cucumber
8 30 (1.99%) Jenkins
9 27 (1.79%) Subversion
10 25 (1.66%) gulp
11 21 (1.39%) JUnit
12 17 (1.13%) Bitbucket
12 17 (1.13%) Grunt
13 16 (1.06%) WebDriver
14 15 (1.00%) Eclipse
14 15 (1.00%) JMeter
14 15 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
14 15 (1.00%) TeamCity
15 14 (0.93%) Ant
16 12 (0.80%) Apache Ivy
General
1 178 (11.82%) Finance
1 178 (11.82%) Marketing
2 85 (5.64%) Retail
3 82 (5.44%) Publishing
4 40 (2.66%) Legal
5 36 (2.39%) Manufacturing
6 33 (2.19%) Banking
6 33 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
7 27 (1.79%) Advertising
8 15 (1.00%) Back Office
9 14 (0.93%) Automotive
9 14 (0.93%) Telecoms
10 10 (0.66%) Games
10 10 (0.66%) Local Government
11 8 (0.53%) Billing
12 7 (0.46%) German Language
12 7 (0.46%) Multimedia
13 6 (0.40%) Law
14 5 (0.33%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 818 (54.32%) Developer
2 151 (10.03%) .NET Developer
3 139 (9.23%) Analyst
4 111 (7.37%) Architect
5 109 (7.24%) Sitecore Developer
6 100 (6.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 99 (6.57%) CMS Developer
8 91 (6.04%) ServiceNow Developer
9 84 (5.58%) C# Developer
10 73 (4.85%) JavaScript Developer
11 71 (4.71%) Business Analyst
12 70 (4.65%) Project Manager
13 69 (4.58%) C# .NET Developer
13 69 (4.58%) Java Developer
14 65 (4.32%) PHP Developer
14 65 (4.32%) Web Developer
15 64 (4.25%) HTML Developer
16 63 (4.18%) Designer
17 57 (3.78%) Consultant
18 52 (3.45%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 659 (43.76%) HTML
2 585 (38.84%) CSS
3 396 (26.29%) .NET
4 265 (17.60%) HTML5
5 259 (17.20%) jQuery
6 221 (14.67%) ASP.NET
7 204 (13.55%) XML
8 171 (11.35%) AngularJS
9 141 (9.36%) Web Services
10 127 (8.43%) CSS3
11 114 (7.57%) Ajax
12 108 (7.17%) JSON
13 86 (5.71%) REST
14 80 (5.31%) RESTful
15 77 (5.11%) Spring
16 73 (4.85%) XHTML
17 71 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC
18 69 (4.58%) Sass
19 67 (4.45%) .NET Framework
20 53 (3.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 221 (14.67%) User Experience
2 80 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (3.19%) Social Media
4 46 (3.05%) Management Information System
4 46 (3.05%) Mobile App
5 39 (2.59%) CMDB
6 27 (1.79%) W3C
7 24 (1.59%) Copywriting
8 21 (1.39%) Computer Science
8 21 (1.39%) Data Integration
9 17 (1.13%) iPad
10 16 (1.06%) Digital Media
11 15 (1.00%) N-Tier
11 15 (1.00%) Visualisation
12 13 (0.86%) Animation
12 13 (0.86%) Statistics
13 12 (0.80%) Taxonomies
14 11 (0.73%) Driving Licence
14 11 (0.73%) NHS
15 10 (0.66%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 52 (3.45%) Linux
2 47 (3.12%) Windows
3 25 (1.66%) Unix
4 11 (0.73%) Apple iOS
5 10 (0.66%) Windows Server
6 9 (0.60%) Android
6 9 (0.60%) Solaris
7 8 (0.53%) HPUX
8 6 (0.40%) Windows 10
8 6 (0.40%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.33%) CentOS
10 4 (0.27%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.20%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.13%) AIX
12 2 (0.13%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.066%) MVS
13 1 (0.066%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.066%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 512 (34.00%) Content Management
2 497 (33.00%) Agile Software Development
3 281 (18.66%) Web Development
4 214 (14.21%) MVC
5 203 (13.48%) E-Commerce
6 175 (11.62%) Scrum
7 140 (9.30%) Front End Development
8 119 (7.90%) TDD
9 116 (7.70%) Project Management
10 114 (7.57%) Analytics
11 99 (6.57%) Responsive Web Design
12 94 (6.24%) SEO
13 81 (5.38%) SDLC
14 80 (5.31%) ITSM
14 80 (5.31%) Service Management
15 79 (5.25%) Migration
16 77 (5.11%) ITIL
17 75 (4.98%) Continuous Integration
18 72 (4.78%) CRM
19 65 (4.32%) OO
Programming Languages
1 591 (39.24%) JavaScript
2 308 (20.45%) C#
3 189 (12.55%) Java
4 158 (10.49%) PHP
5 150 (9.96%) SQL
6 45 (2.99%) Python
7 33 (2.19%) VB.NET
8 27 (1.79%) Ruby
8 27 (1.79%) T-SQL
9 17 (1.13%) PHP 5
10 14 (0.93%) C++
10 14 (0.93%) Groovy
11 11 (0.73%) ActionScript
12 10 (0.66%) C
12 10 (0.66%) Perl
13 7 (0.46%) VB
14 6 (0.40%) Bash Shell
14 6 (0.40%) ES6
14 6 (0.40%) PowerShell
14 6 (0.40%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 85 (5.64%) Degree
2 48 (3.19%) Security Cleared
3 23 (1.53%) SC Cleared
4 9 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (0.53%) PMP
6 7 (0.46%) ISEB
7 6 (0.40%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.40%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.20%) APMP
10 2 (0.13%) MCITP
10 2 (0.13%) MCP
10 2 (0.13%) MCSD
10 2 (0.13%) MCSE
10 2 (0.13%) MCTS
10 2 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.066%) Avaya Certification
11 1 (0.066%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.066%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (4.05%) QA
2 22 (1.46%) SLA
3 8 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
4 7 (0.46%) Actionable Recommendations
5 5 (0.33%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.20%) SDET
7 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.13%) SEPA
7 2 (0.13%) TARGET2
7 2 (0.13%) WCAG
8 1 (0.066%) WAI
System Software
1 15 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (0.53%) Docker
4 3 (0.20%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.20%) Varnish
4 3 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.066%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.066%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.066%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (0.86%) TeamSite
2 12 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (0.73%) Puppet
4 10 (0.66%) Ansible
5 5 (0.33%) HP UCMDB
5 5 (0.33%) Terraform
6 4 (0.27%) CA Single Sign-On
6 4 (0.27%) OpenSSO
7 3 (0.20%) Consul
7 3 (0.20%) Packer
8 2 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.13%) Nagios
8 2 (0.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (0.13%) Rundeck
8 2 (0.13%) SafeCom
8 2 (0.13%) WMI
8 2 (0.13%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.066%) Kibana
9 1 (0.066%) Plesk
9 1 (0.066%) SCOM
Vendors
1 230 (15.27%) Sitecore
2 175 (11.62%) Adobe
3 104 (6.91%) Microsoft
4 100 (6.64%) ServiceNow
5 73 (4.85%) EPiServer
6 57 (3.78%) Google
7 32 (2.12%) Oracle
8 31 (2.06%) ATG
9 28 (1.86%) hybris
10 25 (1.66%) Ektron
11 20 (1.33%) IBM
11 20 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
12 18 (1.20%) Twitter
13 16 (1.06%) Avaya
14 15 (1.00%) Apple
14 15 (1.00%) Xamarin
14 15 (1.00%) Zend
15 14 (0.93%) Cisco
15 14 (0.93%) SAP
16 12 (0.80%) OpenText
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £475 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Surrey
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Negtiable
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: Yesterday
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Coded People
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Rate: £90 - £110 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Spa
Rate: £600 - 650 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
North East
CPS Group UK
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + EXPENSES COVERED
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, 3 months contract initial
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Audentia Recruitment LTD
Rate: From £150 to £170 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Searchability
Rate: £200 - £280 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Weybridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Rate: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £539 - £540 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Tria Recruitment
Rate: £675 - £750 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £400 - £450 per day +
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £275.00 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TRG
Rate: 350-425 Per Day please send CV
Posted: 7 days ago