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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 155 105 100
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -5
Contract jobs citing CMS 820 982 1041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.61% 1.94% 2.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.52% 10.44% 11.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 616 713
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £484 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 34 27
Median hourly rate £12.63 £34.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.86% +65.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.68 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.68 £54.30 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.83 £40.00 £21.56
% change year-on-year
-67.92% +85.57%
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
9623 9403 8709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.88% 18.55% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6413 5831 5423
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 352 313
Median hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.15 £40.12 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -27 435 £420 +12.00% 109
South East -70 124 £373 +6.42% 41
East of England -23 51 £450 +28.57% 20
South West -10 47 £300 -7.69% 15
West Midlands -17 41 £300 +11.73% 14
North West -3 39 £300 -8.04% 41
Yorkshire -4 39 £350 +9.37% 19
East Midlands +21 22 £300 -25.00% 6
North East -21 15 £300 -11.11% 3
Midlands -2 4 £450 -22.58%
CMS
UK

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 637 (39.52%) HTML
2 623 (38.65%) JavaScript
3 567 (35.17%) CSS
4 526 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
5 489 (30.33%) Content Management
6 369 (22.89%) .NET
7 303 (18.80%) jQuery
8 289 (17.93%) C#
9 283 (17.56%) Web Development
10 264 (16.38%) E-Commerce
11 246 (15.26%) HTML5
12 240 (14.89%) MVC
13 228 (14.14%) PHP
14 222 (13.77%) Sitecore CMS
14 222 (13.77%) Sitecore
15 215 (13.34%) Java
15 215 (13.34%) User Experience
16 197 (12.22%) Scrum
17 178 (11.04%) CSS3
18 177 (10.98%) ASP.NET
19 176 (10.92%) Marketing
20 171 (10.61%) Finance
21 170 (10.55%) Web Services
22 169 (10.48%) Front End Development
23 160 (9.93%) SQL
24 158 (9.80%) SQL Server
25 155 (9.62%) Microsoft
26 153 (9.49%) Adobe
27 149 (9.24%) XML
28 147 (9.12%) TDD

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
1 222 (13.77%) Sitecore CMS
2 133 (8.25%) Umbraco
3 130 (8.06%) Drupal
4 125 (7.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 111 (6.89%) WordPress
6 73 (4.53%) SharePoint
7 70 (4.34%) Apache
8 62 (3.85%) IIS
9 46 (2.85%) Node.js
10 30 (1.86%) Joomla!
11 24 (1.49%) Apache Solr
12 22 (1.36%) Mule
12 22 (1.36%) nginx
13 21 (1.30%) EPiServer CMS
14 20 (1.24%) Alfresco
14 20 (1.24%) Tomcat
15 19 (1.18%) WebSphere
16 17 (1.05%) Magnolia
17 14 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
17 14 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 85 (5.27%) Photoshop
2 58 (3.60%) MS Office
3 46 (2.85%) MS Excel
4 19 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
5 15 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 11 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (0.62%) Fireworks
8 8 (0.50%) MS Project
8 8 (0.50%) MS Visio
9 6 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.25%) Acrobat
10 4 (0.25%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.19%) GIMP
12 2 (0.12%) 3ds Max
12 2 (0.12%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.12%) FrameMaker
13 1 (0.062%) Adobe Captivate
13 1 (0.062%) ProjectWise
13 1 (0.062%) RoboHelp
13 1 (0.062%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 33 (2.05%) Magento
2 28 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.62%) SDL Web 8
4 8 (0.50%) Eloqua
5 6 (0.37%) BigMachines
6 5 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.19%) Unica
8 3 (0.19%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.12%) Orchard Housing
9 2 (0.12%) Visualfiles
10 1 (0.062%) Adobe Campaign
10 1 (0.062%) Data Workbench
10 1 (0.062%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (0.062%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.062%) SAP R/3
10 1 (0.062%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 45 (2.79%) Google Analytics
2 42 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (2.36%) GitHub
4 37 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (0.81%) Heroku
6 12 (0.74%) Force.com
7 11 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (0.68%) SaaS
8 10 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (0.62%) Office 365
9 7 (0.43%) MailChimp
10 6 (0.37%) Adobe Analytics
11 5 (0.31%) Yammer
12 4 (0.25%) AdWords
13 3 (0.19%) Basecamp
13 3 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (0.19%) Google Tag Manager
14 2 (0.12%) Google App Engine
14 2 (0.12%) Pure360
14 2 (0.12%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 52 (3.23%) Internet
2 42 (2.61%) Intranet
3 16 (0.99%) DNS
4 15 (0.93%) HTTP
5 13 (0.81%) SSL
6 12 (0.74%) FTP
6 12 (0.74%) SNMP
7 9 (0.56%) LDAP
8 7 (0.43%) Extranet
8 7 (0.43%) Firewall
8 7 (0.43%) LAN
8 7 (0.43%) SMTP
8 7 (0.43%) WAN
9 6 (0.37%) MPLS
10 5 (0.31%) Broadband
10 5 (0.31%) Network Security
10 5 (0.31%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.25%) H.323
11 4 (0.25%) SMS
11 4 (0.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 102 (6.33%) MySQL
3 36 (2.23%) MongoDB
4 27 (1.67%) NoSQL
5 25 (1.55%) Relational Database
6 21 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (0.81%) Redis
9 13 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (0.68%) Big Data
11 8 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (0.43%) Hadoop
13 6 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (0.25%) Couchbase
14 4 (0.25%) CouchDB
15 3 (0.19%) GIS
15 3 (0.19%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 115 (7.13%) Git (software)
2 73 (4.53%) JIRA
3 45 (2.79%) Visual Studio
4 44 (2.73%) Subversion
5 37 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 28 (1.74%) Maven
7 25 (1.55%) Grunt
8 22 (1.36%) Selenium
9 20 (1.24%) Jenkins
10 18 (1.12%) Dreamweaver
11 15 (0.93%) Eclipse
11 15 (0.93%) SpecFlow
12 14 (0.87%) Ant
12 14 (0.87%) gulp
13 13 (0.81%) JUnit
13 13 (0.81%) NUnit
13 13 (0.81%) TeamCity
14 12 (0.74%) SoapUI
15 11 (0.68%) Xcode
16 10 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 176 (10.92%) Marketing
2 171 (10.61%) Finance
3 124 (7.69%) Retail
4 95 (5.89%) Publishing
5 77 (4.78%) Telecoms
6 42 (2.61%) Banking
7 29 (1.80%) Legal
8 26 (1.61%) Advertising
9 19 (1.18%) Automotive
9 19 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
10 16 (0.99%) Law
11 15 (0.93%) Manufacturing
12 14 (0.87%) Games
13 11 (0.68%) Back Office
13 11 (0.68%) Electronics
14 6 (0.37%) Billing
15 5 (0.31%) German Language
15 5 (0.31%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.25%) Avionics
16 4 (0.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 762 (47.27%) Developer
2 168 (10.42%) .NET Developer
3 164 (10.17%) Analyst
4 158 (9.80%) Architect
5 125 (7.75%) Web Developer
6 113 (7.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 107 (6.64%) Business Analyst
8 97 (6.02%) C# Developer
9 88 (5.46%) JavaScript Developer
10 85 (5.27%) Project Manager
11 84 (5.21%) CMS Developer
11 84 (5.21%) HTML Developer
12 83 (5.15%) C# .NET Developer
13 82 (5.09%) PHP Developer
14 68 (4.22%) HTML CSS Developer
15 65 (4.03%) Sitecore Developer
16 63 (3.91%) Senior Developer
17 62 (3.85%) Java Developer
18 59 (3.66%) ASP.NET Developer
19 58 (3.60%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 637 (39.52%) HTML
2 567 (35.17%) CSS
3 369 (22.89%) .NET
4 303 (18.80%) jQuery
5 246 (15.26%) HTML5
6 178 (11.04%) CSS3
7 177 (10.98%) ASP.NET
8 170 (10.55%) Web Services
9 149 (9.24%) XML
10 139 (8.62%) AngularJS
11 81 (5.02%) .NET Framework
11 81 (5.02%) ASP.NET MVC
12 79 (4.90%) Ajax
13 73 (4.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 70 (4.34%) J2EE
15 65 (4.03%) REST
16 63 (3.91%) RESTful
16 63 (3.91%) Sass
16 63 (3.91%) SOAP
17 55 (3.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 215 (13.34%) User Experience
2 78 (4.84%) Mobile App
3 69 (4.28%) Management Information System
4 68 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (2.23%) Computer Science
6 35 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
7 34 (2.11%) iPad
8 31 (1.92%) Data Structures
8 31 (1.92%) Social Media
9 23 (1.43%) Digital Media
10 19 (1.18%) Blog
11 18 (1.12%) CMDB
12 15 (0.93%) Data Centre
13 14 (0.87%) NHS
14 12 (0.74%) e-Learning
14 12 (0.74%) W3C
15 11 (0.68%) Wiki
16 10 (0.62%) Video on Demand
17 9 (0.56%) iPhone
18 8 (0.50%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 82 (5.09%) Linux
2 74 (4.59%) Windows
3 48 (2.98%) Apple iOS
4 39 (2.42%) Android
5 29 (1.80%) Unix
6 20 (1.24%) Windows Server
7 19 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.31%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.25%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.19%) AIX
11 3 (0.19%) CentOS
11 3 (0.19%) Debian
11 3 (0.19%) Solaris
11 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.12%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.12%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.062%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.062%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 526 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
2 489 (30.33%) Content Management
3 283 (17.56%) Web Development
4 264 (16.38%) E-Commerce
5 240 (14.89%) MVC
6 197 (12.22%) Scrum
7 169 (10.48%) Front End Development
8 147 (9.12%) TDD
9 138 (8.56%) CRM
10 121 (7.51%) Project Management
11 120 (7.44%) Analytics
12 118 (7.32%) ITIL
13 109 (6.76%) OO
14 97 (6.02%) SEO
15 96 (5.96%) Migration
16 84 (5.21%) Stakeholder Management
17 80 (4.96%) Web Design
18 79 (4.90%) BDD
19 75 (4.65%) Service Management
20 67 (4.16%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 623 (38.65%) JavaScript
2 289 (17.93%) C#
3 228 (14.14%) PHP
4 215 (13.34%) Java
5 160 (9.93%) SQL
6 44 (2.73%) Python
7 28 (1.74%) C
8 24 (1.49%) T-SQL
9 20 (1.24%) Perl
10 19 (1.18%) Apex Code
10 19 (1.18%) C++
10 19 (1.18%) Ruby
11 18 (1.12%) Groovy
11 18 (1.12%) Objective-C
12 14 (0.87%) PowerShell
12 14 (0.87%) VB.NET
13 13 (0.81%) SOQL
14 11 (0.68%) PHP 5
15 9 (0.56%) VB
16 8 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 75 (4.65%) Degree
2 41 (2.54%) Security Cleared
3 27 (1.67%) SC Cleared
4 10 (0.62%) PMI Certification
5 9 (0.56%) PMP
6 5 (0.31%) Avaya Certification
6 5 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.19%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.19%) ISEB
8 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.12%) CITP
9 2 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.062%) CAPM
10 1 (0.062%) CIPD
10 1 (0.062%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.062%) ECDL
10 1 (0.062%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (2.73%) QA
2 19 (1.18%) WCAG
3 14 (0.87%) SLA
4 7 (0.43%) COBIT
4 7 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.19%) PMBOK
5 3 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.12%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.12%) WAI
7 1 (0.062%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.062%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (0.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.43%) Varnish
2 7 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.31%) Docker
4 2 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.062%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (0.68%) TeamSite
2 9 (0.56%) WMI
3 6 (0.37%) HP UCMDB
4 4 (0.25%) cPanel
4 4 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.19%) Kibana
5 3 (0.19%) logstash
5 3 (0.19%) Puppet
6 2 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.12%) Piwik
7 1 (0.062%) Ansible
7 1 (0.062%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.062%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.062%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.062%) Nagios
Vendors
1 222 (13.77%) Sitecore
2 155 (9.62%) Microsoft
3 153 (9.49%) Adobe
4 69 (4.28%) Google
5 66 (4.09%) EPiServer
6 55 (3.41%) ServiceNow
7 46 (2.85%) Oracle
8 37 (2.30%) hybris
8 37 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
9 32 (1.99%) Zend
10 28 (1.74%) SAP
11 18 (1.12%) Huawei
12 17 (1.05%) FatWire
12 17 (1.05%) Siebel
13 16 (0.99%) Avaya
14 15 (0.93%) HP
15 13 (0.81%) Serena
16 12 (0.74%) Apple
16 12 (0.74%) RedDot
17 11 (0.68%) ATG
City, London
Salt
Rate: £450 - £480 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £100 - £130 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Rate: £Market
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Etonwood
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: 300
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £575 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £150 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
TD Group
Rate: From £150 to £190 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: 300
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Talent Spa
Rate: £325-375pd
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 12 months contract
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: £150 - £175 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £390 per day + possible extensions
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £300 to £500 per day TBC
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
LA International
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Venturi
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Inzu
Rate: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum - Paid weekly based on this salary
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £27000.00 - £31000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago