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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 155 110 95
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -15
Contract jobs citing CMS 826 988 1057
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.68% 1.94% 2.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.49% 11.04% 12.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 586 661 702
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 31
Median hourly rate £28.75 £33.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.17% +86.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £16.13 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.53 £40.60 £31.99
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £40.15 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-28.39% +103.29%
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
8708 8949 8481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.70% 17.57% 17.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5896 5700 5154
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 305 341
Median hourly rate £20.89 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.52% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+22.65% +24.69%

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 June 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 June 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 June 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 -39 400 £425 +9.67% 104
South East +4 155 £375 +11.94% 39
West Midlands -9 62 £300 +10.09% 18
South West +1 49 £275 -11.29% 14
North West -9 46 £325 - 22
East of England -6 44 £450 +12.50% 10
Yorkshire 0 37 £400 +18.51% 21
East Midlands +18 24 £350 -11.94% 6
North East -54 4 £313 - 3
CMS
UK

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 686 (40.96%) HTML
2 674 (40.24%) JavaScript
3 606 (36.18%) CSS
4 575 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
5 559 (33.37%) Content Management
6 422 (25.19%) .NET
7 316 (18.87%) C#
8 314 (18.75%) jQuery
9 306 (18.27%) Web Development
10 270 (16.12%) MVC
11 269 (16.06%) HTML5
12 251 (14.99%) Sitecore CMS
12 251 (14.99%) Sitecore
13 243 (14.51%) E-Commerce
14 236 (14.09%) Java
15 227 (13.55%) PHP
16 222 (13.25%) User Experience
17 213 (12.72%) ASP.NET
18 210 (12.54%) Web Services
19 203 (12.12%) Scrum
20 194 (11.58%) SQL Server
21 193 (11.52%) AngularJS
22 191 (11.40%) CSS3
23 190 (11.34%) Marketing
24 184 (10.99%) SQL
25 181 (10.81%) Finance
26 176 (10.51%) XML
27 169 (10.09%) Microsoft
28 162 (9.67%) Git (software)
29 159 (9.49%) Adobe

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 (14.99%) Sitecore CMS
2 139 (8.30%) Umbraco
3 127 (7.58%) Drupal
4 126 (7.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 107 (6.39%) WordPress
6 69 (4.12%) Apache
6 69 (4.12%) SharePoint
7 57 (3.40%) IIS
8 39 (2.33%) EPiServer CMS
9 31 (1.85%) Tomcat
10 30 (1.79%) Apache Solr
10 30 (1.79%) Joomla!
11 21 (1.25%) Mule
12 20 (1.19%) Alfresco
12 20 (1.19%) nginx
13 18 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
14 16 (0.96%) Confluence
14 16 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
14 16 (0.96%) Sitefinity
14 16 (0.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 83 (4.96%) Photoshop
2 57 (3.40%) MS Office
3 52 (3.10%) MS Excel
4 26 (1.55%) Adobe Illustrator
5 16 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (0.60%) Fireworks
7 9 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (0.48%) MS Project
9 6 (0.36%) MS Visio
10 4 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (0.18%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
12 2 (0.12%) FrameMaker
12 2 (0.12%) InDesign
13 1 (0.060%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.060%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.060%) GIMP
13 1 (0.060%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 32 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.49%) Magento
3 10 (0.60%) SDL Web 8
4 9 (0.54%) Eloqua
5 7 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.30%) BigMachines
7 4 (0.24%) Unica
8 3 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
8 3 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.12%) OpenCart
9 2 (0.12%) Orchard Housing
9 2 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.12%) WebTrends
10 1 (0.060%) Payment Gateway
10 1 (0.060%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.060%) SAP FS
10 1 (0.060%) SAP R/3
10 1 (0.060%) VisionPLUS
10 1 (0.060%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 45 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (2.57%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (2.33%) Google Analytics
4 37 (2.21%) GitHub
5 14 (0.84%) SaaS
6 12 (0.72%) Force.com
6 12 (0.72%) Heroku
7 10 (0.60%) Office 365
8 9 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
10 5 (0.30%) Yammer
11 4 (0.24%) Basecamp
11 4 (0.24%) Google Apps
12 3 (0.18%) AdWords
12 3 (0.18%) MailChimp
12 3 (0.18%) Trello
13 2 (0.12%) Boomi
13 2 (0.12%) Pure360
13 2 (0.12%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 47 (2.81%) Intranet
2 43 (2.57%) Internet
3 20 (1.19%) DNS
4 14 (0.84%) HTTP
4 14 (0.84%) LDAP
5 13 (0.78%) SNMP
5 13 (0.78%) SSL
6 10 (0.60%) Firewall
7 9 (0.54%) Extranet
7 9 (0.54%) FTP
8 7 (0.42%) MPLS
8 7 (0.42%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.36%) Broadband
9 6 (0.36%) ISDN
9 6 (0.36%) Network Security
10 5 (0.30%) Unified Communications
11 4 (0.24%) DMZ
11 4 (0.24%) SMS
11 4 (0.24%) SMTP
11 4 (0.24%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (11.58%) SQL Server
2 97 (5.79%) MySQL
3 37 (2.21%) MongoDB
4 31 (1.85%) Relational Database
5 24 (1.43%) NoSQL
6 20 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (0.84%) Big Data
10 11 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (0.54%) Redis
13 8 (0.48%) GIS
13 8 (0.48%) RDBMS
14 6 (0.36%) Hadoop
14 6 (0.36%) Oracle Database
15 5 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
15 5 (0.30%) DB2
15 5 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 162 (9.67%) Git (software)
2 72 (4.30%) JIRA
3 61 (3.64%) Visual Studio
4 59 (3.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 46 (2.75%) Grunt
6 39 (2.33%) Subversion
7 38 (2.27%) gulp
8 34 (2.03%) Maven
9 28 (1.67%) Jenkins
10 24 (1.43%) Selenium
11 19 (1.13%) TeamCity
12 16 (0.96%) JUnit
13 15 (0.90%) Bower
13 15 (0.90%) SoapUI
14 14 (0.84%) Ant
15 13 (0.78%) Dreamweaver
15 13 (0.78%) NUnit
16 11 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 11 (0.66%) Eclipse
17 9 (0.54%) SpecFlow
General
1 190 (11.34%) Marketing
2 181 (10.81%) Finance
3 118 (7.04%) Retail
4 98 (5.85%) Publishing
5 69 (4.12%) Telecoms
6 48 (2.87%) Banking
7 35 (2.09%) Automotive
8 32 (1.91%) Advertising
9 24 (1.43%) Games
10 22 (1.31%) Legal
10 22 (1.31%) Manufacturing
11 18 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
12 16 (0.96%) Law
13 14 (0.84%) Electronics
14 11 (0.66%) Back Office
15 9 (0.54%) Billing
16 8 (0.48%) German Language
17 5 (0.30%) Investment Banking
18 4 (0.24%) Financial Institution
19 3 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 850 (50.75%) Developer
2 174 (10.39%) .NET Developer
3 169 (10.09%) Architect
4 151 (9.01%) Analyst
5 127 (7.58%) Web Developer
6 117 (6.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 96 (5.73%) Sitecore Developer
8 93 (5.55%) C# Developer
9 89 (5.31%) Business Analyst
9 89 (5.31%) JavaScript Developer
10 88 (5.25%) CMS Developer
11 86 (5.13%) Project Manager
12 82 (4.90%) C# .NET Developer
13 74 (4.42%) PHP Developer
14 70 (4.18%) Java Developer
15 62 (3.70%) HTML Developer
16 61 (3.64%) Umbraco Developer
17 55 (3.28%) Senior Developer
17 55 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
18 54 (3.22%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 686 (40.96%) HTML
2 606 (36.18%) CSS
3 422 (25.19%) .NET
4 314 (18.75%) jQuery
5 269 (16.06%) HTML5
6 213 (12.72%) ASP.NET
7 210 (12.54%) Web Services
8 193 (11.52%) AngularJS
9 191 (11.40%) CSS3
10 176 (10.51%) XML
11 93 (5.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 91 (5.43%) REST
12 91 (5.43%) Sass
13 85 (5.07%) Ajax
14 82 (4.90%) .NET Framework
14 82 (4.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 79 (4.72%) J2EE
16 77 (4.60%) Spring
17 68 (4.06%) SOAP
18 67 (4.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 222 (13.25%) User Experience
2 71 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (3.82%) Mobile App
4 61 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 43 (2.57%) Social Media
6 38 (2.27%) CMDB
7 31 (1.85%) Digital Media
8 30 (1.79%) iPad
9 29 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
10 26 (1.55%) Data Structures
11 23 (1.37%) Blog
12 22 (1.31%) Computer Science
13 19 (1.13%) e-Learning
14 17 (1.01%) N-Tier
15 14 (0.84%) NHS
15 14 (0.84%) Video on Demand
15 14 (0.84%) W3C
16 13 (0.78%) Visualisation
17 11 (0.66%) Virtual Team
18 10 (0.60%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 103 (6.15%) Linux
2 63 (3.76%) Windows
3 39 (2.33%) Apple iOS
4 30 (1.79%) Android
5 21 (1.25%) Unix
6 18 (1.07%) Windows Server
7 16 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.36%) Mac OS X
9 5 (0.30%) AIX
9 5 (0.30%) Solaris
9 5 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.18%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.18%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.060%) Debian
11 1 (0.060%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.060%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.060%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 575 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
2 559 (33.37%) Content Management
3 306 (18.27%) Web Development
4 270 (16.12%) MVC
5 243 (14.51%) E-Commerce
6 203 (12.12%) Scrum
7 157 (9.37%) Front End Development
8 155 (9.25%) TDD
9 131 (7.82%) CRM
10 128 (7.64%) Analytics
11 124 (7.40%) Project Management
12 111 (6.63%) Migration
13 104 (6.21%) Responsive Web Design
14 103 (6.15%) OO
14 103 (6.15%) SEO
15 86 (5.13%) ITIL
16 81 (4.84%) Workflow
17 80 (4.78%) Web Design
18 78 (4.66%) Stakeholder Management
19 70 (4.18%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 674 (40.24%) JavaScript
2 316 (18.87%) C#
3 236 (14.09%) Java
4 227 (13.55%) PHP
5 184 (10.99%) SQL
6 41 (2.45%) Python
7 29 (1.73%) T-SQL
8 27 (1.61%) Ruby
9 26 (1.55%) C
10 22 (1.31%) Groovy
11 20 (1.19%) VB.NET
12 18 (1.07%) Perl
13 17 (1.01%) Apex Code
14 16 (0.96%) C++
15 13 (0.78%) PowerShell
16 12 (0.72%) Objective-C
16 12 (0.72%) VBScript
17 11 (0.66%) SOQL
18 9 (0.54%) PHP 5
19 7 (0.42%) Scala
Qualifications
1 70 (4.18%) Degree
2 37 (2.21%) Security Cleared
3 24 (1.43%) SC Cleared
4 11 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.30%) Avaya Certification
6 5 (0.30%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.30%) PMP
7 4 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.24%) ISEB
8 3 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.12%) CCIE
9 2 (0.12%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (0.12%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.12%) MBA
9 2 (0.12%) MCDST
9 2 (0.12%) MCP
9 2 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.04%) QA
2 14 (0.84%) WCAG
3 13 (0.78%) SLA
4 7 (0.42%) COBIT
5 5 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.24%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.18%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.12%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.54%) Varnish
3 8 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.30%) Docker
5 4 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.060%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (0.72%) TeamSite
2 8 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.42%) Puppet
4 5 (0.30%) Kibana
4 5 (0.30%) logstash
4 5 (0.30%) WMI
5 4 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.18%) Ansible
6 3 (0.18%) cPanel
6 3 (0.18%) HP UCMDB
7 2 (0.12%) Grafana
7 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.12%) Piwik
7 2 (0.12%) StatsD
8 1 (0.060%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.060%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.060%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 251 (14.99%) Sitecore
2 169 (10.09%) Microsoft
3 159 (9.49%) Adobe
4 75 (4.48%) ServiceNow
5 72 (4.30%) EPiServer
6 62 (3.70%) Google
7 60 (3.58%) Oracle
8 40 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
9 34 (2.03%) SAP
10 25 (1.49%) Zend
11 20 (1.19%) hybris
12 16 (0.96%) Siebel
13 15 (0.90%) Avaya
14 14 (0.84%) FatWire
15 13 (0.78%) Apple
16 12 (0.72%) ATG
17 11 (0.66%) RedDot
18 10 (0.60%) HP
18 10 (0.60%) Twitter
19 9 (0.54%) Cisco
Bristol, Avon
Premier Media
Rate: £250.00 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: £275 - £300 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £21.87 per hour
Posted: 2 hours ago
Kent
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East London
Avance Consulting
Rate: From £0 to £300 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Optima Connections
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day 6months+
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
LA International
Posted: 20 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Chassam Contract
Rate: Unspecified Rate Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Xcede
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £425 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £425 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £425.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Chassam Contract
Rate: Unspecified Rate Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ninesharp
Posted: 5 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day for 6 months
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Talent Analytix
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer People
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago