The first table below looks at the demand for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Hertfordshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 50 41 59
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +18
Contract jobs citing CMS 8 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.29% 2.93% 1.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.14% 15.13% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 7
Average daily rate
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£370 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +28.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £258 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £520 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £25.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £25.25 £17.51
% change year-on-year
-48.51% +44.20%
Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
112 119 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.09% 19.35% 15.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 51 61
Average daily rate £313 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £192 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £650 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 12
Average hourly rate £16.00 £26.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +57.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £14.72 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £28.40 £30.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
CMS
East of England

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
St Albans - 3 - - 2
Stevenage - - - -
Watford - - - - 1
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Abbots Langley - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Potters Bar - - - -
CMS
East of England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS.

1 16 (42.11%) HTML
1 16 (42.11%) UNIX
2 14 (36.84%) Service Delivery
3 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
3 13 (34.21%) CSS
4 12 (31.58%) SQL
5 10 (26.32%) Java
5 10 (26.32%) Apache
5 10 (26.32%) Linux
6 9 (23.68%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (23.68%) HTML5
7 8 (21.05%) Management Information System
7 8 (21.05%) Internet
8 7 (18.42%) MVC
8 7 (18.42%) Ajax
8 7 (18.42%) Marketing
8 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
8 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
9 6 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (15.79%) DHCP
9 6 (15.79%) HTTP
9 6 (15.79%) DNS
9 6 (15.79%) Oracle
9 6 (15.79%) CSS3
9 6 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (13.16%) REST
10 5 (13.16%) MySQL
10 5 (13.16%) HP
10 5 (13.16%) Scrum
10 5 (13.16%) Content Management

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (26.32%) Apache
2 4 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.63%) Drupal
3 1 (2.63%) WordPress
3 1 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) Internet
2 6 (15.79%) DHCP
2 6 (15.79%) HTTP
2 6 (15.79%) DNS
3 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.63%) Intranet
3 1 (2.63%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (13.16%) MySQL
4 3 (7.89%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
4 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.63%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Ant
1 4 (10.53%) Eclipse
1 4 (10.53%) Subversion
2 3 (7.89%) Maven
2 3 (7.89%) Selenium
2 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.89%) Mockito
2 3 (7.89%) IntelliJ
2 3 (7.89%) JUnit
3 2 (5.26%) Toad
4 1 (2.63%) Jasmine
General
1 7 (18.42%) Marketing
2 5 (13.16%) Retail
3 4 (10.53%) Finance
4 2 (5.26%) Advertising
4 2 (5.26%) Games
5 1 (2.63%) Local Government
5 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Administrator
3 6 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Product Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Online Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Data Modeller
6 2 (5.26%) DBA
6 2 (5.26%) User Experience Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Portal Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) HTML
2 13 (34.21%) CSS
3 9 (23.68%) HTML5
4 7 (18.42%) Ajax
5 6 (15.79%) CSS3
6 5 (13.16%) REST
6 5 (13.16%) jQuery
7 4 (10.53%) Spring
7 4 (10.53%) JSON
7 4 (10.53%) JSP
7 4 (10.53%) SOAP
7 4 (10.53%) Web Services
7 4 (10.53%) XML
8 3 (7.89%) JDBC
8 3 (7.89%) .NET
8 3 (7.89%) Flash
8 3 (7.89%) Apache Flex
9 2 (5.26%) YUI
9 2 (5.26%) Dojo
9 2 (5.26%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.89%) W3C
2 3 (7.89%) Social Media
3 1 (2.63%) EPoS
3 1 (2.63%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) UNIX
2 10 (26.32%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Service Delivery
2 7 (18.42%) MVC
3 6 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (13.16%) Content Management
4 5 (13.16%) Scrum
5 4 (10.53%) Web Design
5 4 (10.53%) TDD
5 4 (10.53%) Web Development
5 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 4 (10.53%) BDD
5 4 (10.53%) Product Management
5 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 3 (7.89%) Performance Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.26%) SEO
7 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.26%) OO
7 2 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
2 12 (31.58%) SQL
3 10 (26.32%) Java
4 2 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
1 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) Section 508
2 1 (2.63%) WAI
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) HP
3 3 (7.89%) Adobe
3 3 (7.89%) Facebook
4 2 (5.26%) hybris
4 2 (5.26%) Interwoven
4 2 (5.26%) Stellent
4 2 (5.26%) Endeca
4 2 (5.26%) Yahoo!
5 1 (2.63%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.63%) Apple
5 1 (2.63%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.63%) SAP
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