The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank - 48 41
Contract jobs citing CMS 0 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 2.19% 3.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 10.37% 15.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 9
Median daily rate - £375 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £40.60 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +0.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £40.15 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-28.39% +95.85%
CMS
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Application Platforms Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
67 135 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 13.87% 21.16% 23.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 89 59
Median daily rate £350 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £237 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 15
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.30 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.94% +31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £14.15 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £47.85 £40.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +23.52%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMS across the Essex region.

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Essex

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Essex region.

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 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 Essex region with a requirement for CMS.

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 2 (66.67%) FatWire
2 2 (66.67%) Extreme Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) Omniture
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) Web 2.0
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Ant
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) RAD
2 2 (66.67%) XHTML

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) AccuRev
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Gradle
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) LESS
1 2 (66.67%) Sass
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XHTML
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Team
1 2 (66.67%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Extreme Programming
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) RAD
1 2 (66.67%) SEO
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) CA
1 2 (66.67%) FatWire
1 2 (66.67%) Google
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Omniture
1 2 (66.67%) Rally