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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 157 122 99
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -23
Contract jobs citing CMS 839 975 1030
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.69% 1.89% 2.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.18% 10.74% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 604 669 661
Median daily rate £388 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £510 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 15 26
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +52.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £14.60 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £40.09 £34.24
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £38.52 £17.38
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +121.69%
CMS
UK

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
9138 9082 8669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.35% 17.56% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6132 5842 5182
Median daily rate £425 £376 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.95% +0.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 229 273 372
Median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £42.40 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +33.33%

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 30 July 2016.

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 30 July 2016.

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 30 July 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
London -44 402 £400 - 108
South East +34 166 £375 +21.85% 44
West Midlands -4 70 £325 +8.33% 13
North West +15 51 £325 -7.14% 25
South West +4 48 £288 -17.85% 13
Yorkshire -15 46 £400 +14.28% 9
East of England -31 27 £375 +7.14% 11
East Midlands +1 20 £375 - 13
North East -36 7 £375 +9.09% 4
CMS
UK

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 England region with a requirement for CMS.

1 708 (42.45%) HTML
2 673 (40.35%) JavaScript
3 620 (37.17%) CSS
4 616 (36.93%) Agile Software Development
5 556 (33.33%) Content Management
6 416 (24.94%) .NET
7 324 (19.42%) C#
8 300 (17.99%) jQuery
9 297 (17.81%) Web Development
10 294 (17.63%) HTML5
11 263 (15.77%) MVC
12 251 (15.05%) Sitecore CMS
12 251 (15.05%) Sitecore
13 240 (14.39%) User Experience
14 239 (14.33%) Java
15 228 (13.67%) ASP.NET
16 215 (12.89%) PHP
16 215 (12.89%) Scrum
17 214 (12.83%) E-Commerce
18 208 (12.47%) AngularJS
19 206 (12.35%) Web Services
19 206 (12.35%) CSS3
20 197 (11.81%) SQL Server
21 185 (11.09%) XML
21 185 (11.09%) Finance
22 183 (10.97%) Adobe
23 182 (10.91%) Marketing
24 181 (10.85%) SQL
25 175 (10.49%) Front End Development
26 163 (9.77%) Git (software)

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
1 251 (15.05%) Sitecore CMS
2 139 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 136 (8.15%) Umbraco
4 110 (6.59%) Drupal
5 100 (6.00%) WordPress
6 72 (4.32%) SharePoint
7 60 (3.60%) Apache
8 50 (3.00%) IIS
9 39 (2.34%) EPiServer CMS
10 34 (2.04%) Apache Solr
11 33 (1.98%) Tomcat
12 25 (1.50%) Confluence
12 25 (1.50%) Joomla!
13 23 (1.38%) Mule
14 20 (1.20%) Sitefinity
15 18 (1.08%) nginx
16 17 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
16 17 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
17 15 (0.90%) WebSphere
18 14 (0.84%) Alfresco
Applications
1 81 (4.86%) Photoshop
2 56 (3.36%) MS Excel
3 55 (3.30%) MS Office
4 34 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
5 22 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (0.48%) Fireworks
7 7 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (0.36%) InDesign
8 6 (0.36%) MS Project
9 5 (0.30%) MS Visio
10 4 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (0.18%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.18%) InVision
11 3 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
12 2 (0.12%) FrameMaker
12 2 (0.12%) Mingle
12 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.060%) GIMP
13 1 (0.060%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 30 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.96%) Magento
3 11 (0.66%) SDL Web 8
4 6 (0.36%) Eloqua
5 5 (0.30%) Sage X3
6 4 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.24%) Unica
7 3 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
7 3 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.18%) Visualfiles
8 2 (0.12%) BigMachines
8 2 (0.12%) OpenCart
8 2 (0.12%) Orchard Housing
8 2 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.12%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.060%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.060%) SAP FS
9 1 (0.060%) SAP R/3
9 1 (0.060%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 50 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (2.28%) GitHub
4 33 (1.98%) Google Analytics
5 14 (0.84%) SaaS
6 12 (0.72%) Force.com
7 10 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (0.60%) Heroku
8 9 (0.54%) Adobe Analytics
8 9 (0.54%) Office 365
9 4 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 4 (0.24%) Basecamp
9 4 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.24%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.24%) Yammer
10 3 (0.18%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.18%) Google App Engine
10 3 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.18%) Trello
11 2 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 45 (2.70%) Internet
2 41 (2.46%) Intranet
3 23 (1.38%) HTTP
4 19 (1.14%) DNS
5 18 (1.08%) LDAP
6 11 (0.66%) TCP/IP
7 10 (0.60%) Firewall
7 10 (0.60%) SNMP
8 9 (0.54%) SSL
9 7 (0.42%) Extranet
9 7 (0.42%) Network Security
10 6 (0.36%) ISDN
11 5 (0.30%) FTP
11 5 (0.30%) Skype
11 5 (0.30%) Unified Communications
12 4 (0.24%) Broadband
12 4 (0.24%) LAN
12 4 (0.24%) MPLS
12 4 (0.24%) SMS
12 4 (0.24%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (11.81%) SQL Server
2 80 (4.80%) MySQL
3 45 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 35 (2.10%) Relational Database
5 24 (1.44%) NoSQL
6 21 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (0.78%) Big Data
9 10 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (0.54%) RDBMS
10 9 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (0.42%) GIS
11 7 (0.42%) Redis
12 6 (0.36%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (0.30%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (0.24%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 163 (9.77%) Git (software)
2 82 (4.92%) JIRA
3 63 (3.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 61 (3.66%) Visual Studio
5 47 (2.82%) Grunt
6 45 (2.70%) gulp
6 45 (2.70%) Subversion
7 35 (2.10%) Maven
8 34 (2.04%) Jenkins
9 26 (1.56%) Selenium
10 21 (1.26%) Bower
11 18 (1.08%) TeamCity
12 17 (1.02%) JUnit
13 13 (0.78%) Ant
13 13 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 12 (0.72%) SoapUI
15 11 (0.66%) Dreamweaver
16 9 (0.54%) Eclipse
16 9 (0.54%) NUnit
17 8 (0.48%) Xcode
General
1 185 (11.09%) Finance
2 182 (10.91%) Marketing
3 114 (6.83%) Retail
4 93 (5.58%) Publishing
5 46 (2.76%) Telecoms
6 42 (2.52%) Banking
7 36 (2.16%) Advertising
7 36 (2.16%) Automotive
8 25 (1.50%) Games
9 23 (1.38%) Legal
10 19 (1.14%) Manufacturing
11 13 (0.78%) Law
12 12 (0.72%) Back Office
12 12 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
13 11 (0.66%) Electronics
14 9 (0.54%) Billing
15 8 (0.48%) German Language
16 6 (0.36%) Multimedia
17 4 (0.24%) Financial Institution
18 3 (0.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 867 (51.98%) Developer
2 161 (9.65%) .NET Developer
3 153 (9.17%) Architect
4 151 (9.05%) Analyst
5 124 (7.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 104 (6.24%) Web Developer
7 100 (6.00%) Sitecore Developer
8 95 (5.70%) C# Developer
9 90 (5.40%) CMS Developer
10 89 (5.34%) Business Analyst
11 81 (4.86%) JavaScript Developer
11 81 (4.86%) Project Manager
12 77 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
13 64 (3.84%) PHP Developer
14 62 (3.72%) Java Developer
15 61 (3.66%) Senior Developer
16 60 (3.60%) Designer
16 60 (3.60%) Umbraco Developer
17 57 (3.42%) ServiceNow Developer
18 55 (3.30%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 708 (42.45%) HTML
2 620 (37.17%) CSS
3 416 (24.94%) .NET
4 300 (17.99%) jQuery
5 294 (17.63%) HTML5
6 228 (13.67%) ASP.NET
7 208 (12.47%) AngularJS
8 206 (12.35%) CSS3
8 206 (12.35%) Web Services
9 185 (11.09%) XML
10 99 (5.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 95 (5.70%) Sass
12 94 (5.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 92 (5.52%) REST
14 83 (4.98%) Ajax
15 75 (4.50%) Spring
16 70 (4.20%) J2EE
17 66 (3.96%) .NET Framework
18 65 (3.90%) Node.js
19 60 (3.60%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 240 (14.39%) User Experience
2 76 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (3.84%) Mobile App
4 61 (3.66%) Management Information System
5 43 (2.58%) Social Media
6 40 (2.40%) CMDB
7 37 (2.22%) Digital Media
8 31 (1.86%) Blog
9 30 (1.80%) Data Structures
10 26 (1.56%) Computer Science
11 22 (1.32%) iPad
12 21 (1.26%) e-Learning
13 20 (1.20%) N-Tier
14 18 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
15 16 (0.96%) NHS
15 16 (0.96%) Visualisation
16 14 (0.84%) W3C
17 13 (0.78%) Copywriting
17 13 (0.78%) Video on Demand
18 10 (0.60%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 99 (5.94%) Linux
2 63 (3.78%) Windows
3 38 (2.28%) Apple iOS
4 33 (1.98%) Android
5 21 (1.26%) Unix
6 18 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (0.84%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.36%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.30%) Solaris
9 5 (0.30%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.24%) AIX
11 3 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.18%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.060%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.060%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 616 (36.93%) Agile Software Development
2 556 (33.33%) Content Management
3 297 (17.81%) Web Development
4 263 (15.77%) MVC
5 215 (12.89%) Scrum
6 214 (12.83%) E-Commerce
7 175 (10.49%) Front End Development
8 151 (9.05%) TDD
9 128 (7.67%) CRM
10 121 (7.25%) Analytics
10 121 (7.25%) Responsive Web Design
11 116 (6.95%) Project Management
12 114 (6.83%) Migration
13 99 (5.94%) OO
13 99 (5.94%) SEO
14 89 (5.34%) Web Design
15 84 (5.04%) ITIL
16 82 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
17 81 (4.86%) Workflow
18 68 (4.08%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 673 (40.35%) JavaScript
2 324 (19.42%) C#
3 239 (14.33%) Java
4 215 (12.89%) PHP
5 181 (10.85%) SQL
6 37 (2.22%) Python
7 28 (1.68%) C
8 26 (1.56%) VB.NET
9 25 (1.50%) Ruby
10 24 (1.44%) T-SQL
11 21 (1.26%) Groovy
12 16 (0.96%) C++
12 16 (0.96%) Perl
13 14 (0.84%) Apex Code
13 14 (0.84%) PowerShell
14 13 (0.78%) Objective-C
15 11 (0.66%) SOQL
16 9 (0.54%) Scala
16 9 (0.54%) VBScript
17 8 (0.48%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 72 (4.32%) Degree
2 38 (2.28%) Security Cleared
3 26 (1.56%) SC Cleared
4 12 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (0.30%) PMP
6 4 (0.24%) ISEB
6 4 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.24%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.18%) Avaya Certification
7 3 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.18%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.12%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.12%) CCDE
8 2 (0.12%) Chartered Engineer
8 2 (0.12%) CITP
8 2 (0.12%) MCDST
8 2 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (3.48%) QA
2 16 (0.96%) SLA
3 9 (0.54%) WCAG
4 6 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (0.30%) COBIT
6 4 (0.24%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.18%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.18%) SDET
7 3 (0.18%) WAI
8 1 (0.060%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 12 (0.72%) Varnish
2 10 (0.60%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.42%) Docker
5 5 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.060%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (0.78%) TeamSite
2 10 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.42%) Puppet
4 6 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.30%) WMI
6 4 (0.24%) Ansible
6 4 (0.24%) Kibana
6 4 (0.24%) logstash
7 3 (0.18%) HP UCMDB
8 2 (0.12%) cPanel
8 2 (0.12%) Grafana
8 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.12%) Nagios
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.12%) Piwik
8 2 (0.12%) Rundeck
8 2 (0.12%) StatsD
8 2 (0.12%) Terraform
8 2 (0.12%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.060%) Plesk
Vendors
1 251 (15.05%) Sitecore
2 183 (10.97%) Adobe
3 160 (9.59%) Microsoft
4 77 (4.62%) ServiceNow
5 68 (4.08%) EPiServer
6 60 (3.60%) Oracle
7 55 (3.30%) Google
8 33 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
9 32 (1.92%) SAP
10 19 (1.14%) Zend
11 14 (0.84%) Apple
11 14 (0.84%) FatWire
11 14 (0.84%) hybris
12 13 (0.78%) Atlassian
13 12 (0.72%) Avaya
13 12 (0.72%) Siebel
14 11 (0.66%) IBM
15 10 (0.60%) HP
15 10 (0.60%) Twitter
16 9 (0.54%) VMware
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Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
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Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Free Parking + Lunch
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £120.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £280 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Coded People
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: £350 - £425 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Market Rates
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Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Rate: From £250 to £300 per annum Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day 6 months +
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Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
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Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
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London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Networkers
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SLS Services Ltd
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Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £30.00 - £35.00 per hour
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Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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Understanding Recruitment
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