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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 52 54 37
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Contract jobs citing CMS 5 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.20% 0.57% 3.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.10% 4.76% 15.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 8
Median daily rate £250 £335 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.37% -11.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £23.00 £21.58
% change year-on-year
-2.39% +6.58%

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
98 63 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 23.56% 12.02% 22.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 33 50
Median daily rate £413 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £262 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 5
Median hourly rate £16.50 £43.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.06% +190.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Essex region with a requirement for CMS.

1 9 (100.00%) Web Development
2 7 (77.78%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Content Management
2 7 (77.78%) CRM
2 7 (77.78%) B2C
2 7 (77.78%) Adobe
2 7 (77.78%) User Stories
2 7 (77.78%) User Experience
2 7 (77.78%) CA Agile Central
2 7 (77.78%) Business Analysis
2 7 (77.78%) Requirements Management
2 7 (77.78%) Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
General
1 7 (77.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Business Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Digital Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Digital Business Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Digital Marketing Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Marketing Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Marketing Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL Developer
2 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
2 2 (22.22%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Web Development
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) B2C
2 7 (77.78%) Business Analysis
2 7 (77.78%) Content Management
2 7 (77.78%) CRM
2 7 (77.78%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (77.78%) Requirements Management
2 7 (77.78%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Adobe
1 7 (77.78%) CA Agile Central