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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
UK / England
Rank 150 138 106
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -32
Contract jobs citing CMS 693 823 944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.68% 1.73% 1.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.57% 10.34% 11.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 539 641
Median daily rate £400 £388 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 21
Median hourly rate £22.45 £19.35 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.02% -10.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.80 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £104.16 £52.80 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £19.19 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -10.76%

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
7243 7959 8389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.61% 16.74% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4724 5108 5205
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 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.52% +5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 224 298
Median hourly rate £18.50 £21.17 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.61% +5.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £45.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +4.10%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -6 400 £425 +6.25% 119
South East -25 101 £400 +6.66% 51
South West +12 48 £413 +26.92% 16
North West +34 43 £375 +2.73% 34
West Midlands +11 35 £410 -18.00% 26
Yorkshire +1 22 £350 +3.70% 19
East of England +4 19 £450 +20.00% 16
East Midlands -2 14 £375 - 15
North East -19 8 £525 +71.42% 3
Midlands +1 3 £400 -40.74% 3
CMS
UK

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 643 (43.68%) HTML
2 612 (41.58%) JavaScript
3 590 (40.08%) CSS
4 519 (35.26%) Agile Software Development
5 505 (34.31%) Content Management
6 393 (26.70%) .NET
7 306 (20.79%) C#
8 272 (18.48%) Web Development
9 260 (17.66%) HTML5
10 246 (16.71%) jQuery
11 225 (15.29%) Sitecore CMS
11 225 (15.29%) Sitecore
12 224 (15.22%) ASP.NET
13 215 (14.61%) XML
14 213 (14.47%) MVC
15 212 (14.40%) User Experience
16 211 (14.33%) E-Commerce
17 196 (13.32%) Java
18 185 (12.57%) Adobe
19 175 (11.89%) Finance
20 174 (11.82%) AngularJS
21 173 (11.75%) Marketing
22 170 (11.55%) Scrum
23 160 (10.87%) SQL Server
24 157 (10.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
25 152 (10.33%) SQL
26 149 (10.12%) Front End Development
27 144 (9.78%) PHP
28 136 (9.24%) CSS3
29 134 (9.10%) Web Services

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
1 225 (15.29%) Sitecore CMS
2 157 (10.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 133 (9.04%) Umbraco
4 118 (8.02%) Drupal
5 99 (6.73%) EPiServer
6 76 (5.16%) WordPress
7 57 (3.87%) SharePoint
8 46 (3.13%) Apache
9 37 (2.51%) IIS
10 30 (2.04%) Confluence
11 27 (1.83%) Sitefinity
11 27 (1.83%) WebSphere
12 19 (1.29%) Kentico
13 18 (1.22%) Tomcat
14 16 (1.09%) Joomla!
15 14 (0.95%) WebLogic
16 12 (0.82%) Apache Solr
16 12 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
16 12 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
17 11 (0.75%) DNN
Applications
1 48 (3.26%) MS Excel
2 31 (2.11%) Photoshop
3 20 (1.36%) MS Office
4 14 (0.95%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 11 (0.75%) MS Project
6 10 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.34%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.14%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.14%) Mingle
10 1 (0.068%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.068%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.068%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.068%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.068%) InDesign
10 1 (0.068%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.068%) InVision
Business Applications
1 14 (0.95%) Magento
2 10 (0.68%) SDL Web 8
3 6 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.27%) Visualfiles
5 3 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.20%) FastStats
5 3 (0.20%) FastStats PeopleStage
5 3 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.068%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.068%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.068%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.068%) SAP MII
7 1 (0.068%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.068%) StreamServe
7 1 (0.068%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.068%) VisionPLUS
7 1 (0.068%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 63 (4.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (2.51%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (2.31%) Google Analytics
4 19 (1.29%) SaaS
5 14 (0.95%) GitHub
6 13 (0.88%) Adobe Analytics
7 8 (0.54%) PaaS
8 7 (0.48%) IaaS
9 6 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (0.41%) Office 365
10 5 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.34%) Google Tag Manager
11 3 (0.20%) G Suite
11 3 (0.20%) Responsys
12 2 (0.14%) AdWords
12 2 (0.14%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.068%) MailChimp
13 1 (0.068%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 55 (3.74%) Internet
2 42 (2.85%) HTTP
3 37 (2.51%) Intranet
4 15 (1.02%) WebEx
5 12 (0.82%) Network Security
6 10 (0.68%) SSL
7 8 (0.54%) DNS
8 6 (0.41%) Firewall
8 6 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.27%) LDAP
9 4 (0.27%) Skype
9 4 (0.27%) Telepresence
10 3 (0.20%) Extranet
10 3 (0.20%) FTP
10 3 (0.20%) MPLS
10 3 (0.20%) SNMP
10 3 (0.20%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.20%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.14%) DHCP
11 2 (0.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 92 (6.25%) MySQL
3 46 (3.13%) NoSQL
4 35 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 30 (2.04%) Relational Database
6 24 (1.63%) SQL Server 2014
7 22 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (0.95%) Couchbase
9 14 (0.95%) Redis
10 12 (0.82%) Endeca
11 8 (0.54%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (0.34%) Big Data
13 5 (0.34%) GIS
13 5 (0.34%) MarkLogic
13 5 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 84 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 64 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 57 (3.87%) JIRA
4 47 (3.19%) Visual Studio
5 44 (2.99%) Maven
6 43 (2.92%) Selenium
7 32 (2.17%) Subversion
8 31 (2.11%) Jenkins
9 29 (1.97%) Cucumber
10 23 (1.56%) Bitbucket
10 23 (1.56%) WebDriver
11 22 (1.49%) JUnit
12 20 (1.36%) JMeter
13 19 (1.29%) Ant
14 17 (1.15%) Apache Ivy
14 17 (1.15%) TeamCity
15 16 (1.09%) Eclipse
16 15 (1.02%) Gradle
16 15 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
17 14 (0.95%) eggPlant
General
1 175 (11.89%) Finance
2 173 (11.75%) Marketing
3 97 (6.59%) Retail
4 76 (5.16%) Publishing
5 36 (2.45%) Banking
6 31 (2.11%) Manufacturing
7 29 (1.97%) Pharmaceutical
8 28 (1.90%) Legal
9 25 (1.70%) Advertising
10 16 (1.09%) Back Office
11 14 (0.95%) Automotive
12 13 (0.88%) Telecoms
13 11 (0.75%) Games
14 10 (0.68%) Local Government
15 7 (0.48%) Multimedia
16 6 (0.41%) German Language
17 5 (0.34%) Billing
17 5 (0.34%) Electronics
17 5 (0.34%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 808 (54.89%) Developer
2 156 (10.60%) .NET Developer
3 143 (9.71%) Analyst
4 115 (7.81%) Architect
5 105 (7.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 99 (6.73%) Sitecore Developer
7 95 (6.45%) CMS Developer
8 81 (5.50%) C# Developer
8 81 (5.50%) JavaScript Developer
9 79 (5.37%) ServiceNow Developer
10 78 (5.30%) Business Analyst
11 71 (4.82%) Java Developer
12 69 (4.69%) Project Manager
13 67 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
14 64 (4.35%) Web Developer
15 61 (4.14%) HTML Developer
16 58 (3.94%) Solutions Architect
17 57 (3.87%) Consultant
17 57 (3.87%) PHP Developer
18 55 (3.74%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 643 (43.68%) HTML
2 590 (40.08%) CSS
3 393 (26.70%) .NET
4 260 (17.66%) HTML5
5 246 (16.71%) jQuery
6 224 (15.22%) ASP.NET
7 215 (14.61%) XML
8 174 (11.82%) AngularJS
9 136 (9.24%) CSS3
10 134 (9.10%) Web Services
11 125 (8.49%) Ajax
12 120 (8.15%) JSON
13 93 (6.32%) REST
14 82 (5.57%) Spring
15 78 (5.30%) XHTML
16 75 (5.10%) ASP.NET MVC
17 72 (4.89%) .NET Framework
18 71 (4.82%) RESTful
19 67 (4.55%) SOAP
20 65 (4.42%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 212 (14.40%) User Experience
2 85 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (3.19%) Management Information System
4 41 (2.79%) Mobile App
5 33 (2.24%) Social Media
5 33 (2.24%) W3C
6 32 (2.17%) iPad
7 29 (1.97%) CMDB
8 25 (1.70%) Copywriting
9 22 (1.49%) Data Integration
10 18 (1.22%) Computer Science
11 17 (1.15%) Visualisation
12 14 (0.95%) Statistics
13 13 (0.88%) Data Structures
13 13 (0.88%) Virtual Team
14 12 (0.82%) Digital Media
14 12 (0.82%) Taxonomies
15 10 (0.68%) Data Centre
15 10 (0.68%) Driving Licence
15 10 (0.68%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 50 (3.40%) Linux
2 47 (3.19%) Windows
3 23 (1.56%) Unix
4 13 (0.88%) Apple iOS
5 11 (0.75%) Android
6 10 (0.68%) Solaris
7 9 (0.61%) HPUX
8 6 (0.41%) Windows Server
9 5 (0.34%) CentOS
10 4 (0.27%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.27%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.14%) AIX
12 2 (0.14%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.14%) MVS
12 2 (0.14%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.068%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.068%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.068%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.068%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 519 (35.26%) Agile Software Development
2 505 (34.31%) Content Management
3 272 (18.48%) Web Development
4 213 (14.47%) MVC
5 211 (14.33%) E-Commerce
6 170 (11.55%) Scrum
7 149 (10.12%) Front End Development
8 122 (8.29%) TDD
9 114 (7.74%) Project Management
10 110 (7.47%) Analytics
11 91 (6.18%) Migration
12 89 (6.05%) Responsive Web Design
13 79 (5.37%) Service Management
14 74 (5.03%) SDLC
15 73 (4.96%) ITSM
16 72 (4.89%) SEO
17 71 (4.82%) CRM
17 71 (4.82%) ITIL
18 68 (4.62%) OO
19 66 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 612 (41.58%) JavaScript
2 306 (20.79%) C#
3 196 (13.32%) Java
4 152 (10.33%) SQL
5 144 (9.78%) PHP
6 47 (3.19%) Python
7 36 (2.45%) Ruby
8 28 (1.90%) VB.NET
9 24 (1.63%) T-SQL
10 19 (1.29%) Groovy
11 16 (1.09%) PHP 5
12 14 (0.95%) ActionScript
12 14 (0.95%) C++
13 13 (0.88%) C
14 11 (0.75%) Perl
15 9 (0.61%) Bash Shell
16 7 (0.48%) PowerShell
16 7 (0.48%) TypeScript
17 6 (0.41%) VB
18 4 (0.27%) ES6
Qualifications
1 76 (5.16%) Degree
2 44 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 21 (1.43%) SC Cleared
4 12 (0.82%) ISEB
5 9 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (0.48%) PMP
7 6 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.41%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.34%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.20%) APMP
10 2 (0.14%) GISP
10 2 (0.14%) MCSD
10 2 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.068%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.068%) MCITP
11 1 (0.068%) MCSE
11 1 (0.068%) MCTS
11 1 (0.068%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (4.42%) QA
2 18 (1.22%) SLA
3 7 (0.48%) Actionable Recommendations
3 7 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (0.41%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.34%) SDET
6 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.14%) SEPA
6 2 (0.14%) TARGET2
6 2 (0.14%) WCAG
7 1 (0.068%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.068%) WAI
System Software
1 15 (1.02%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.68%) Docker
3 5 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.14%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.14%) Varnish
5 1 (0.068%) Firmware
5 1 (0.068%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.068%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.068%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.068%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (0.88%) Puppet
2 12 (0.82%) Ansible
2 12 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (0.82%) TeamSite
3 4 (0.27%) CA Single Sign-On
3 4 (0.27%) OpenSSO
4 3 (0.20%) Consul
4 3 (0.20%) HP Fortify
4 3 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.20%) HP UCMDB
4 3 (0.20%) Packer
4 3 (0.20%) Terraform
5 2 (0.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (0.14%) SafeCom
5 2 (0.14%) WMI
6 1 (0.068%) Kibana
6 1 (0.068%) SCOM
6 1 (0.068%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 225 (15.29%) Sitecore
2 185 (12.57%) Adobe
3 105 (7.13%) Microsoft
4 95 (6.45%) ServiceNow
5 60 (4.08%) Google
6 37 (2.51%) Oracle
7 33 (2.24%) ATG
8 23 (1.56%) hybris
9 21 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
10 16 (1.09%) Apple
10 16 (1.09%) Xamarin
11 14 (0.95%) IBM
11 14 (0.95%) SAP
11 14 (0.95%) Splunk
11 14 (0.95%) Twitter
12 13 (0.88%) OpenText
13 12 (0.82%) Avaya
14 11 (0.75%) HP
14 11 (0.75%) Zend
15 10 (0.68%) Atlassian
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Hiring People
Rate: £21,843 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £350.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Premier IT
Rate: £250 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Mego Employment Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £400 per day 4 Month Initial Duration
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, 3 months contract initial
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £225 to £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £295 - £405 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Marine Conservation Society
Rate: From £21,500 to £25,800 per annum Consider day rate or direct employme
Posted: 27 days ago
Surrey
TEKsystems
Rate: £295 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Rate: £200 per day + excellent plus benefits
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