The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 45 44 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing CMS 18 22 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.41% 2.95% 4.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.14% 15.07% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 29
Median daily rate £263 £278 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -26.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £420 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £330 £313
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.47 £32.09 £18.56
% change year-on-year
-36.20% +72.91%
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
137 146 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.32% 19.57% 20.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 62 122
Median daily rate £325 £250 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.42% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 8
Median hourly rate £12.75 £32.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.76% +91.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.78 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.30 £35.25 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Watford -10 4 - -
Welwyn Garden City -11 2 £406 -1.51%
Hemel Hempstead +2 1 £388 +81.28%
Kings Langley - 1 £250 -
CMS
East of England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for CMS.

1 10 (37.04%) Content Management
2 8 (29.63%) HTML
2 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.93%) Finance
3 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
3 7 (25.93%) e-Learning
4 6 (22.22%) Project Management
4 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) Billing
4 6 (22.22%) Automotive
4 6 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 6 (22.22%) .NET
4 6 (22.22%) MS Project
4 6 (22.22%) Content Development
5 5 (18.52%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 5 (18.52%) Planning and Forecasting
5 5 (18.52%) C#
5 5 (18.52%) CSS
5 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
5 5 (18.52%) Web Development
6 4 (14.81%) Ajax
6 4 (14.81%) Subversion
6 4 (14.81%) Retail
6 4 (14.81%) Umbraco
6 4 (14.81%) CSS3
6 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
6 4 (14.81%) XML
6 4 (14.81%) OO

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 4 (14.81%) Umbraco
2 3 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Apache
2 3 (11.11%) DNN
2 3 (11.11%) MQSeries
2 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (7.41%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.70%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 6 (22.22%) MS Project
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Internet
1 3 (11.11%) ISDN
1 3 (11.11%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) DB2
1 3 (11.11%) Jackrabbit
1 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Subversion
2 3 (11.11%) Ant
2 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.11%) JUnit
2 3 (11.11%) Log4j
2 3 (11.11%) Mockito
2 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Grunt
4 1 (3.70%) Axure RP
4 1 (3.70%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (3.70%) JIRA
4 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Automotive
2 6 (22.22%) Billing
2 6 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
4 4 (14.81%) Retail
5 2 (7.41%) Publishing
6 1 (3.70%) Japanese Language
6 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Project Manager
3 6 (22.22%) Documentation Manager
3 6 (22.22%) Technical Manager
3 6 (22.22%) Technical Project Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce Developer
5 3 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Java E-Commerce Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Telecoms Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Designer
7 1 (3.70%) Content Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Instructional Designer
7 1 (3.70%) Product Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) HTML
2 6 (22.22%) .NET
3 5 (18.52%) CSS
4 4 (14.81%) Ajax
4 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
4 4 (14.81%) CSS3
4 4 (14.81%) XML
5 3 (11.11%) EJB
5 3 (11.11%) HTML5
5 3 (11.11%) J2EE
5 3 (11.11%) JDBC
5 3 (11.11%) JMS
5 3 (11.11%) JSON
5 3 (11.11%) JSP
5 3 (11.11%) JSTL
5 3 (11.11%) Servlets
5 3 (11.11%) SOAP
5 3 (11.11%) XHTML
5 3 (11.11%) XSD
5 3 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) e-Learning
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.11%) Handset
3 3 (11.11%) User Experience
4 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Copywriting
5 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) HPUX
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
1 3 (11.11%) Solaris
1 3 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Content Management
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) Content Development
2 6 (22.22%) Project Management
3 5 (18.52%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 5 (18.52%) Planning and Forecasting
3 5 (18.52%) Web Development
4 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
4 4 (14.81%) OO
5 3 (11.11%) CRM
5 3 (11.11%) MVC
5 3 (11.11%) RAD
5 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (11.11%) UML
6 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
6 2 (7.41%) SEO
6 2 (7.41%) User Stories
7 1 (3.70%) Scrum
7 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.70%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
2 5 (18.52%) C#
3 4 (14.81%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 3 (11.11%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) ATG
2 3 (11.11%) Avaya
2 3 (11.11%) Blue Martini
2 3 (11.11%) Elastic Path
2 3 (11.11%) IBM
2 3 (11.11%) Interwoven
3 2 (7.41%) Ektron
3 2 (7.41%) EPiServer
3 2 (7.41%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe