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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 42 40 66
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +26
Contract jobs citing CMS 33 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.85% 1.46% 1.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.64% 8.24% 7.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 4 12
Average daily rate
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£370 £338 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.62% -8.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £281 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £394 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £16.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+112.30% -9.72%
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
177 85 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.65% 17.78% 21.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 31 81
Average daily rate £380 £338 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.59% -20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £141 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £473 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £348 £333
% change year-on-year
+3.59% +4.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 6
Average hourly rate £21.50 £12.38 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.73% -38.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.50 £17.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £48.80 £30.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -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 2 October 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 2 October 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 +3 7 £250 -39.39%
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Abbots Langley - - - -
St Albans - - - - 2
CMS
East of England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (56.10%) JavaScript
2 22 (53.66%) HTML
2 22 (53.66%) SQL
2 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (51.22%) CSS
4 15 (36.59%) User Experience
5 13 (31.71%) Scrum
5 13 (31.71%) MySQL
5 13 (31.71%) Java
6 12 (29.27%) MVC
7 11 (26.83%) UNIX
7 11 (26.83%) Linux
7 11 (26.83%) Apache
8 10 (24.39%) Marketing
8 10 (24.39%) JSON
8 10 (24.39%) jQuery
8 10 (24.39%) HTML5
9 9 (21.95%) Ajax
9 9 (21.95%) .NET
10 8 (19.51%) JUnit
10 8 (19.51%) Web Services
10 8 (19.51%) Spring
10 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
10 8 (19.51%) REST
10 8 (19.51%) CSS3
10 8 (19.51%) Analytics
11 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
11 7 (17.07%) Mockito
11 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
11 7 (17.07%) BDD

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 11 (26.83%) Apache
2 7 (17.07%) Umbraco
2 7 (17.07%) Tomcat
3 6 (14.63%) WordPress
4 4 (9.76%) Drupal
4 4 (9.76%) Joomla!
5 2 (4.88%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (2.44%) Node.js
6 1 (2.44%) Alfresco
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Photoshop
1 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.88%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) Internet
2 4 (9.76%) DHCP
2 4 (9.76%) HTTP
2 4 (9.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) MySQL
2 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
2 7 (17.07%) NoSQL
2 7 (17.07%) RDBMS
3 4 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) JUnit
1 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.07%) Mockito
2 7 (17.07%) Subversion
2 7 (17.07%) Selenium
2 7 (17.07%) Maven
2 7 (17.07%) Ant
2 7 (17.07%) Eclipse
2 7 (17.07%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.44%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (24.39%) Marketing
2 7 (17.07%) Finance
3 6 (14.63%) Publishing
4 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.88%) Retail
5 1 (2.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Developer
2 8 (19.51%) Designer
3 6 (14.63%) Java Developer
4 5 (12.20%) .NET Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Test Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Magento Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Defect Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Content Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Agile .NET Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Agile C# Developer
8 1 (2.44%) PHP Joomla! Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Portal Developer
8 1 (2.44%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (53.66%) HTML
2 21 (51.22%) CSS
3 10 (24.39%) JSON
3 10 (24.39%) jQuery
3 10 (24.39%) HTML5
4 9 (21.95%) Ajax
4 9 (21.95%) .NET
5 8 (19.51%) Web Services
5 8 (19.51%) Spring
5 8 (19.51%) REST
5 8 (19.51%) CSS3
6 7 (17.07%) XML
6 7 (17.07%) JDBC
6 7 (17.07%) JSP
6 7 (17.07%) SOAP
7 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
8 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
11 1 (2.44%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) User Experience
2 6 (14.63%) Social Media
3 4 (9.76%) NHS
4 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) UNIX
1 11 (26.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) Scrum
3 12 (29.27%) MVC
4 8 (19.51%) Analytics
5 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
5 7 (17.07%) BDD
5 7 (17.07%) Content Management
5 7 (17.07%) Performance Testing
5 7 (17.07%) Unit Testing
5 7 (17.07%) TDD
6 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.32%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (7.32%) Usability Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Web Development
7 3 (7.32%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.32%) Project Management
8 2 (4.88%) CRM
8 2 (4.88%) Web Design
8 2 (4.88%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) JavaScript
2 22 (53.66%) SQL
3 13 (31.71%) Java
4 6 (14.63%) C#
5 4 (9.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Adobe
1 4 (9.76%) Google
2 2 (4.88%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.44%) CyberSource
3 1 (2.44%) DataCash
3 1 (2.44%) Venda
3 1 (2.44%) Zend
3 1 (2.44%) ATG
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle
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