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 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 44 41 61
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Contract jobs citing CMS 20 28 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.00% 3.65% 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.89% 15.38% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 1
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£350 £400 £223
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +79.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +32.35%
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
144 182 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.59% 23.70% 17.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 73 61
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 4
Average hourly rate £14.85 £30.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.50% +84.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £23.50 £12.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £30.00 £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.55 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.42% -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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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 - 11 £319 - 2
Hemel Hempstead -8 5 £388 -
St Albans +2 2 - - 5
Hertford - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
CMS
East of England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
2 20 (68.97%) CSS
2 20 (68.97%) HTML
3 11 (37.93%) User Experience
4 10 (34.48%) jQuery
5 9 (31.03%) JSP
6 8 (27.59%) XHTML
6 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
6 8 (27.59%) Java
6 8 (27.59%) .NET
6 8 (27.59%) JSTL
6 8 (27.59%) Adobe CQ
6 8 (27.59%) Sass
6 8 (27.59%) Semantic HTML
6 8 (27.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (27.59%) Grunt
6 8 (27.59%) Bower
7 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
7 7 (24.14%) SQL
8 6 (20.69%) MVC
8 6 (20.69%) C#
8 6 (20.69%) W3C
8 6 (20.69%) CSS3
8 6 (20.69%) HTML5
9 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (17.24%) Content Management
10 4 (13.79%) Umbraco
11 3 (10.34%) Laravel
11 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
11 3 (10.34%) Drupal

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 (27.59%) Adobe CQ
2 4 (13.79%) Umbraco
3 3 (10.34%) Drupal
4 2 (6.90%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (3.45%) WordPress
5 1 (3.45%) Apache
5 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.45%) LiveLink
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Grunt
1 8 (27.59%) Bower
2 3 (10.34%) Subversion
2 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.45%) Mockito
4 1 (3.45%) Maven
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium
4 1 (3.45%) Ant
4 1 (3.45%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.45%) IntelliJ
General
1 3 (10.34%) Marketing
2 2 (6.90%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Publishing
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Architect
3 5 (17.24%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Designer
5 2 (6.90%) Web Architect
5 2 (6.90%) CMS Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Web Content Editor
6 1 (3.45%) Content Editor
6 1 (3.45%) Lead Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Digital Content Designer
6 1 (3.45%) AWS Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (68.97%) HTML
1 20 (68.97%) CSS
2 10 (34.48%) jQuery
3 9 (31.03%) JSP
4 8 (27.59%) .NET
4 8 (27.59%) XHTML
4 8 (27.59%) JSTL
4 8 (27.59%) Sass
4 8 (27.59%) Semantic HTML
4 8 (27.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
6 6 (20.69%) CSS3
6 6 (20.69%) HTML5
7 3 (10.34%) Web Services
7 3 (10.34%) Laravel
8 2 (6.90%) Symfony
8 2 (6.90%) XML
8 2 (6.90%) Yii
8 2 (6.90%) LAMP
9 1 (3.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) User Experience
2 6 (20.69%) W3C
3 2 (6.90%) Social Media
4 1 (3.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) UNIX
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
2 6 (20.69%) MVC
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Content Management
4 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (6.90%) Web Development
4 2 (6.90%) Workflow
4 2 (6.90%) SOA
4 2 (6.90%) OO
4 2 (6.90%) CRM
4 2 (6.90%) Analytics
5 1 (3.45%) Content Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Scrum
5 1 (3.45%) TDD
5 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.45%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
2 8 (27.59%) Java
3 7 (24.14%) SQL
4 6 (20.69%) C#
5 3 (10.34%) PHP
6 2 (6.90%) C
6 2 (6.90%) PHP5
7 1 (3.45%) Python
7 1 (3.45%) Ruby
7 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Zend
2 2 (6.90%) Sitecore
2 2 (6.90%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) OpenText
3 1 (3.45%) RedDot
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