The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 35 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing CMS 2 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.82% 2.10% 2.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.41% 11.11% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Median daily rate £325 £275 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -12.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £21.18 £16.29
% change year-on-year
-11.03% +29.98%
CMS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Application Platforms Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
27 45 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 11.02% 18.91% 12.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 34 22
Median daily rate £500 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £258 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £14.45 £17.00 £17.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.38 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+22.15% -9.70%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMS across the Kent region.

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Kent

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Kent region.

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Kent region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
Chatham - 1 - - 1
CMS
South East

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Kent region with a requirement for CMS.

1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) Content Management
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) SEO

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (50.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Bower
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) CMS Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) Laravel
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Content Management
1 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SEO
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) WAI
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle