The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 50 45 67
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +22
Contract jobs citing CMS 16 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.12% 2.46% 1.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.21% 16.87% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £285 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £470 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.29 £11.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+48.09% -42.10%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
131 83 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.33% 14.61% 19.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 39 70
Average daily rate £393 £350 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £138 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 7
Average hourly rate £24.00 £11.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.18% -37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.23 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £18.96 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram 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 21 November 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
Watford +2 4 £250 -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Baldock - - - -
Royston - - - -
St Albans - - - - 3
CMS
East of England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
1 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (55.00%) HTML
3 21 (52.50%) CSS
4 18 (45.00%) SQL
5 15 (37.50%) User Experience
6 14 (35.00%) MySQL
7 13 (32.50%) MVC
7 13 (32.50%) Scrum
8 10 (25.00%) Java
8 10 (25.00%) Web Services
8 10 (25.00%) Marketing
8 10 (25.00%) JSON
9 9 (22.50%) jQuery
9 9 (22.50%) Ajax
9 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
9 9 (22.50%) HTML5
10 8 (20.00%) REST
10 8 (20.00%) Subversion
10 8 (20.00%) Spring
10 8 (20.00%) UNIX
10 8 (20.00%) Linux
10 8 (20.00%) Apache
10 8 (20.00%) .NET
10 8 (20.00%) JUnit
10 8 (20.00%) Analytics
11 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
11 7 (17.50%) JDBC
11 7 (17.50%) JSP
11 7 (17.50%) SOAP

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 8 (20.00%) Apache
2 7 (17.50%) Tomcat
2 7 (17.50%) Umbraco
3 6 (15.00%) WordPress
4 5 (12.50%) Drupal
5 4 (10.00%) Joomla!
6 2 (5.00%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (2.50%) Node.js
7 1 (2.50%) Alfresco
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (5.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) DHCP
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) MySQL
2 7 (17.50%) RDBMS
2 7 (17.50%) NoSQL
2 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
2 8 (20.00%) Subversion
2 8 (20.00%) JUnit
3 7 (17.50%) Eclipse
3 7 (17.50%) IntelliJ
3 7 (17.50%) Maven
3 7 (17.50%) Selenium
3 7 (17.50%) Ant
3 7 (17.50%) Mockito
4 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (25.00%) Marketing
2 7 (17.50%) Finance
3 6 (15.00%) Publishing
4 2 (5.00%) Retail
4 2 (5.00%) Legal
4 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Designer
2 8 (20.00%) Digital Content Designer
3 6 (15.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Test Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Web Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Magento Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Content Manager
7 1 (2.50%) PHP Joomla! Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Defect Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (55.00%) HTML
2 21 (52.50%) CSS
3 10 (25.00%) Web Services
3 10 (25.00%) JSON
4 9 (22.50%) Ajax
4 9 (22.50%) jQuery
4 9 (22.50%) HTML5
5 8 (20.00%) REST
5 8 (20.00%) .NET
5 8 (20.00%) Spring
6 7 (17.50%) XML
6 7 (17.50%) JDBC
6 7 (17.50%) JSP
6 7 (17.50%) SOAP
6 7 (17.50%) CSS3
7 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
8 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (5.00%) Semantic HTML
10 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) User Experience
2 6 (15.00%) Social Media
3 4 (10.00%) NHS
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) UNIX
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (32.50%) MVC
2 13 (32.50%) Scrum
3 8 (20.00%) Analytics
4 7 (17.50%) Waterfall
4 7 (17.50%) BDD
4 7 (17.50%) Performance Testing
4 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
4 7 (17.50%) TDD
5 6 (15.00%) Content Management
6 4 (10.00%) CRM
7 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.50%) Project Management
7 3 (7.50%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.50%) Usability Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Line Management
8 2 (5.00%) Web Application Development
8 2 (5.00%) Time Management
8 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
2 18 (45.00%) SQL
3 10 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (12.50%) C#
4 5 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (2.50%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Google
1 4 (10.00%) Adobe
2 2 (5.00%) Zend
2 2 (5.00%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.50%) Venda
3 1 (2.50%) CyberSource
3 1 (2.50%) DataCash
3 1 (2.50%) ATG
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
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