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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 170 141 107
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -34
Contract jobs citing CMS 713 844 1033
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.56% 1.68% 2.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.75% 10.02% 11.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 552 733
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +13.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 20
Median hourly rate £19.50 £21.75 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +26.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.60 £12.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £50.00 £37.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.68 £21.18 £18.94
% change year-on-year
-16.52% +11.82%
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
8146 8420 8984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.77% 16.74% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5237 5363 5807
Median daily rate £425 £413 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +5.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 235 326
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.46 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.18 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -9.70%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -22 389 £413 +3.12% 109
South East -39 91 £375 - 40
North West +29 57 £388 +14.81% 24
West Midlands +8 47 £438 +16.66% 19
South West -5 32 £344 -1.78% 18
North East -35 25 £400 +42.85% 2
Yorkshire -4 24 £330 -17.50% 10
East Midlands +16 23 £363 -27.50% 10
East of England -17 17 £250 -40.47% 11
South Coast - 2 £263 -
Midlands +4 1 - -
CMS
UK

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 738 (45.92%) HTML
2 657 (40.88%) CSS
3 636 (39.58%) JavaScript
4 567 (35.28%) Content Management
5 562 (34.97%) Agile Software Development
6 437 (27.19%) .NET
7 339 (21.10%) C#
8 310 (19.29%) Web Development
9 305 (18.98%) HTML5
10 263 (16.37%) jQuery
10 263 (16.37%) ASP.NET
11 256 (15.93%) Sitecore CMS
11 256 (15.93%) Sitecore
12 235 (14.62%) XML
13 230 (14.31%) MVC
14 214 (13.32%) User Experience
15 204 (12.69%) Java
16 202 (12.57%) E-Commerce
17 198 (12.32%) Scrum
17 198 (12.32%) AngularJS
18 196 (12.20%) Marketing
19 195 (12.13%) SQL Server
20 194 (12.07%) Adobe
21 179 (11.14%) Finance
22 178 (11.08%) PHP
23 169 (10.52%) SQL
24 165 (10.27%) Web Services
24 165 (10.27%) Front End Development
25 157 (9.77%) CSS3
26 146 (9.09%) Adobe Experience Manager

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
1 256 (15.93%) Sitecore CMS
2 146 (9.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 130 (8.09%) Umbraco
4 126 (7.84%) Drupal
5 107 (6.66%) WordPress
6 56 (3.48%) SharePoint
7 41 (2.55%) Apache
7 41 (2.55%) IIS
8 37 (2.30%) Sitefinity
9 30 (1.87%) Confluence
10 24 (1.49%) Kentico
11 23 (1.43%) Apache Solr
11 23 (1.43%) Joomla!
12 20 (1.24%) Tomcat
13 19 (1.18%) EPiServer CMS
14 18 (1.12%) WebSphere
15 14 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
16 11 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
16 11 (0.68%) DNN
17 10 (0.62%) Magnolia
Applications
1 72 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 50 (3.11%) Photoshop
3 30 (1.87%) MS Office
4 19 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 19 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
5 15 (0.93%) MS Project
6 13 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (0.62%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.37%) InDesign
9 5 (0.31%) Fireworks
10 3 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
10 3 (0.19%) InVision
10 3 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.12%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.12%) Camtasia
11 2 (0.12%) Mingle
12 1 (0.062%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 14 (0.87%) Magento
2 8 (0.50%) SDL Web 8
3 7 (0.44%) Adobe Campaign
4 6 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (0.37%) Visualfiles
5 5 (0.31%) Sage X3
6 4 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.12%) SAP FS
8 2 (0.12%) SAP Retail
9 1 (0.062%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 1 (0.062%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.062%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.062%) SAP MII
9 1 (0.062%) Sprinklr
9 1 (0.062%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.062%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 71 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (1.99%) Google Analytics
3 31 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (1.00%) GitHub
5 15 (0.93%) Adobe Analytics
6 14 (0.87%) SaaS
7 8 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.50%) PaaS
8 7 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (0.44%) Google Tag Manager
9 6 (0.37%) IaaS
10 5 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 5 (0.31%) G Suite
10 5 (0.31%) Google App Engine
10 5 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.25%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.25%) Force.com
11 4 (0.25%) Office 365
12 3 (0.19%) AdWords
12 3 (0.19%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 41 (2.55%) HTTP
2 36 (2.24%) Intranet
3 34 (2.12%) Internet
4 13 (0.81%) LDAP
5 11 (0.68%) DNS
5 11 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (0.62%) Network Security
7 9 (0.56%) TCP/IP
8 7 (0.44%) SSL
9 5 (0.31%) Firewall
9 5 (0.31%) LAN
9 5 (0.31%) WAN
10 4 (0.25%) PBX
10 4 (0.25%) Skype
11 3 (0.19%) ISDN
11 3 (0.19%) Reverse Proxy
11 3 (0.19%) SMTP
11 3 (0.19%) SNMP
11 3 (0.19%) VPN
12 2 (0.12%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (12.13%) SQL Server
2 76 (4.73%) MySQL
3 54 (3.36%) MongoDB
4 44 (2.74%) Relational Database
5 41 (2.55%) NoSQL
6 30 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (0.87%) Couchbase
8 13 (0.81%) RDBMS
8 13 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
9 12 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (0.44%) Endeca
11 7 (0.44%) MarkLogic
11 7 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.37%) GIS
13 5 (0.31%) Redis
14 4 (0.25%) Big Data
14 4 (0.25%) HBase
14 4 (0.25%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 125 (7.78%) Git (software)
2 62 (3.86%) JIRA
3 51 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 46 (2.86%) Visual Studio
5 44 (2.74%) Selenium
6 42 (2.61%) Subversion
7 39 (2.43%) gulp
8 34 (2.12%) Cucumber
8 34 (2.12%) Maven
9 28 (1.74%) Grunt
9 28 (1.74%) Jenkins
10 20 (1.24%) JUnit
11 18 (1.12%) Bower
12 15 (0.93%) WebDriver
13 14 (0.87%) Eclipse
14 11 (0.68%) Ant
14 11 (0.68%) JMeter
15 10 (0.62%) Bitbucket
15 10 (0.62%) git-flow
15 10 (0.62%) Mockito
General
1 196 (12.20%) Marketing
2 179 (11.14%) Finance
3 97 (6.04%) Retail
4 72 (4.48%) Publishing
5 41 (2.55%) Legal
6 33 (2.05%) Manufacturing
7 32 (1.99%) Advertising
8 31 (1.93%) Pharmaceutical
9 30 (1.87%) Banking
10 19 (1.18%) Telecoms
11 18 (1.12%) Games
12 17 (1.06%) Automotive
13 12 (0.75%) Local Government
14 11 (0.68%) Back Office
15 10 (0.62%) Billing
16 7 (0.44%) German Language
16 7 (0.44%) Law
17 5 (0.31%) Multimedia
18 4 (0.25%) French Language
19 3 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 905 (56.32%) Developer
2 161 (10.02%) .NET Developer
3 152 (9.46%) Analyst
4 125 (7.78%) Sitecore Developer
5 116 (7.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 109 (6.78%) Architect
6 109 (6.78%) CMS Developer
7 96 (5.97%) ServiceNow Developer
8 95 (5.91%) C# Developer
9 78 (4.85%) Project Manager
9 78 (4.85%) Web Developer
10 77 (4.79%) JavaScript Developer
11 74 (4.60%) Business Analyst
12 72 (4.48%) C# .NET Developer
12 72 (4.48%) Java Developer
12 72 (4.48%) PHP Developer
13 65 (4.04%) HTML Developer
14 59 (3.67%) Designer
15 54 (3.36%) Consultant
15 54 (3.36%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 738 (45.92%) HTML
2 657 (40.88%) CSS
3 437 (27.19%) .NET
4 305 (18.98%) HTML5
5 263 (16.37%) ASP.NET
5 263 (16.37%) jQuery
6 235 (14.62%) XML
7 198 (12.32%) AngularJS
8 165 (10.27%) Web Services
9 157 (9.77%) CSS3
10 114 (7.09%) Ajax
11 98 (6.10%) JSON
12 94 (5.85%) ASP.NET MVC
13 83 (5.16%) REST
14 81 (5.04%) RESTful
15 80 (4.98%) Sass
16 76 (4.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 73 (4.54%) .NET Framework
17 73 (4.54%) Spring
18 69 (4.29%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 214 (13.32%) User Experience
2 83 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (3.11%) Mobile App
4 48 (2.99%) Management Information System
4 48 (2.99%) Social Media
5 43 (2.68%) CMDB
6 27 (1.68%) N-Tier
7 23 (1.43%) Computer Science
8 22 (1.37%) Digital Media
9 20 (1.24%) Visualisation
10 19 (1.18%) Copywriting
11 15 (0.93%) W3C
12 13 (0.81%) Blog
12 13 (0.81%) Statistics
13 12 (0.75%) e-Learning
13 12 (0.75%) Taxonomies
14 11 (0.68%) Driving Licence
14 11 (0.68%) NHS
15 10 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (0.62%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 64 (3.98%) Linux
2 48 (2.99%) Windows
3 30 (1.87%) Unix
4 14 (0.87%) Android
4 14 (0.87%) Apple iOS
5 12 (0.75%) Windows Server
6 8 (0.50%) Solaris
7 7 (0.44%) HPUX
7 7 (0.44%) Windows 10
7 7 (0.44%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.31%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.19%) AIX
10 3 (0.19%) CentOS
11 2 (0.12%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.062%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.062%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.062%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.062%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 567 (35.28%) Content Management
2 562 (34.97%) Agile Software Development
3 310 (19.29%) Web Development
4 230 (14.31%) MVC
5 202 (12.57%) E-Commerce
6 198 (12.32%) Scrum
7 165 (10.27%) Front End Development
8 131 (8.15%) TDD
9 130 (8.09%) Responsive Web Design
10 121 (7.53%) Project Management
11 117 (7.28%) Analytics
12 98 (6.10%) SEO
13 88 (5.48%) SDLC
14 86 (5.35%) Service Management
15 82 (5.10%) ITSM
16 80 (4.98%) Continuous Integration
17 78 (4.85%) ITIL
18 77 (4.79%) Migration
19 71 (4.42%) CRM
19 71 (4.42%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 636 (39.58%) JavaScript
2 339 (21.10%) C#
3 204 (12.69%) Java
4 178 (11.08%) PHP
5 169 (10.52%) SQL
6 46 (2.86%) Python
6 46 (2.86%) VB.NET
7 30 (1.87%) T-SQL
8 26 (1.62%) Ruby
9 17 (1.06%) PHP 5
10 12 (0.75%) Groovy
11 11 (0.68%) C
11 11 (0.68%) C++
12 8 (0.50%) VBScript
13 7 (0.44%) ActionScript
13 7 (0.44%) Perl
13 7 (0.44%) Scala
13 7 (0.44%) TypeScript
13 7 (0.44%) VB
14 6 (0.37%) ES6
Qualifications
1 95 (5.91%) Degree
2 51 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 28 (1.74%) SC Cleared
4 10 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
4 10 (0.62%) ISEB
5 7 (0.44%) ISTQB
5 7 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.37%) PMP
7 4 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.25%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.12%) CCDE
9 2 (0.12%) CCIE
9 2 (0.12%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.12%) MCITP
9 2 (0.12%) MCP
9 2 (0.12%) MCSE
9 2 (0.12%) MCTS
9 2 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (4.36%) QA
2 22 (1.37%) SLA
3 9 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (0.37%) Actionable Recommendations
5 5 (0.31%) SDET
5 5 (0.31%) WCAG
6 4 (0.25%) WAI
7 3 (0.19%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.12%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.12%) SEPA
8 2 (0.12%) TARGET2
System Software
1 16 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.68%) Docker
3 10 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (0.44%) Varnish
5 3 (0.19%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.062%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.062%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.062%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (0.75%) Puppet
2 12 (0.75%) TeamSite
3 11 (0.68%) Ansible
4 5 (0.31%) HP UCMDB
4 5 (0.31%) Terraform
5 4 (0.25%) CA Single Sign-On
5 4 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.25%) OpenSSO
6 3 (0.19%) Consul
6 3 (0.19%) Packer
7 2 (0.12%) Nagios
7 2 (0.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.12%) Rundeck
7 2 (0.12%) SafeCom
7 2 (0.12%) WMI
7 2 (0.12%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.062%) Kibana
8 1 (0.062%) Plesk
Vendors
1 256 (15.93%) Sitecore
2 194 (12.07%) Adobe
3 111 (6.91%) Microsoft
4 107 (6.66%) ServiceNow
5 73 (4.54%) EPiServer
6 54 (3.36%) Google
7 44 (2.74%) Oracle
8 28 (1.74%) ATG
8 28 (1.74%) hybris
9 26 (1.62%) Ektron
10 22 (1.37%) IBM
11 20 (1.24%) Twitter
12 17 (1.06%) Avaya
13 16 (1.00%) Zend
14 15 (0.93%) Cisco
14 15 (0.93%) SAP
14 15 (0.93%) Xamarin
15 14 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
16 12 (0.75%) Apple
16 12 (0.75%) OpenText
City, London
JM
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: From £28,495 to £31,743 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + Neg.
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Spring Technology
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £475 - £560 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Reed Technology
Rate: NEGOTIABLE
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £350.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £375 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £34000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Rate: £550.00 - £575.00 per day + 12 - 24 months
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £470 - £560 per day + 6 Month Contract
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coded People
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £420 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £175 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
National Audit Office
Rate: From £34,777 to £42,166 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Travel
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago