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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 48 47 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing CMS 22 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.71% 3.16% 2.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.17% 15.06% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 4
Average daily rate
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£335 £365 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.21% -15.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £250 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £318 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.84 £12.65 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+175.37% -29.72%
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
145 166 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.88% 21.01% 21.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 106 43
Average daily rate £289 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £234 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 11
Average hourly rate £32.50 £16.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.12% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.90 £14.20 £12.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.40 £17.00 £49.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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
Welwyn Garden City - 13 £413 - 2
Hemel Hempstead -3 2 £314 -14.04%
Watford -6 2 £280 +12.00%
CMS
East of England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 18 (42.86%) HTML
2 18 (42.86%) CSS
2 18 (42.86%) User Experience
3 15 (35.71%) Sass
4 14 (33.33%) Content Management
5 11 (26.19%) Marketing
5 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
6 10 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (23.81%) jQuery
6 10 (23.81%) .NET
6 10 (23.81%) E-Commerce
7 9 (21.43%) XHTML
7 9 (21.43%) JSP
7 9 (21.43%) Publishing
7 9 (21.43%) Degree
7 9 (21.43%) JSTL
7 9 (21.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 9 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (21.43%) Grunt
7 9 (21.43%) Bower
8 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
9 7 (16.67%) Visual Studio
9 7 (16.67%) Web Services
9 7 (16.67%) C#
9 7 (16.67%) W3C
9 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 7 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (16.67%) Web Development

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (21.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (11.90%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.38%) Kentico
3 1 (2.38%) Sitefinity
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) DNN
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 6 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.38%) WLAN
2 1 (2.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Git (software)
2 9 (21.43%) Grunt
2 9 (21.43%) Bower
3 7 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 5 (11.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (11.90%) Subversion
4 5 (11.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.38%) CruiseControl
General
1 11 (26.19%) Marketing
2 9 (21.43%) Publishing
3 6 (14.29%) Multimedia
4 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.38%) Finance
5 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Junior
3 7 (16.67%) Junior Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Junior Web Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Umbraco Developer
6 3 (7.14%) IT Support
6 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) IT Support Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) Support Specialist
7 2 (4.76%) Tester
7 2 (4.76%) Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (42.86%) CSS
1 18 (42.86%) HTML
2 15 (35.71%) Sass
3 10 (23.81%) jQuery
3 10 (23.81%) .NET
4 9 (21.43%) XHTML
4 9 (21.43%) JSP
4 9 (21.43%) JSTL
4 9 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
6 7 (16.67%) Web Services
7 6 (14.29%) XML
7 6 (14.29%) LAMP
7 6 (14.29%) HTML5
7 6 (14.29%) CSS3
7 6 (14.29%) LESS
7 6 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 6 (14.29%) Semantic HTML
7 6 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (9.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) User Experience
2 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (16.67%) W3C
4 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 6 (14.29%) Social Media
4 6 (14.29%) Digital Media
4 6 (14.29%) Mobile App
5 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.38%) Copywriting
6 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Mac OS
2 2 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Content Management
2 10 (23.81%) E-Commerce
2 10 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 7 (16.67%) Web Development
3 7 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (14.29%) UX Design
4 6 (14.29%) Use Case
4 6 (14.29%) Email Marketing
4 6 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 6 (14.29%) UML
4 6 (14.29%) OO
4 6 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 6 (14.29%) Web Design
4 6 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (14.29%) SMACSS
5 4 (9.52%) DevOps
5 4 (9.52%) Migration
5 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 7 (16.67%) C#
3 6 (14.29%) Java
4 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
5 4 (9.52%) Python
6 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.14%) Perl
7 2 (4.76%) C
8 1 (2.38%) VB
8 1 (2.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) VCAP
3 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) vCloud
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Puppet
1 4 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Adobe
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (2.38%) Sage
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