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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 54 33 33
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Contract jobs citing CMS 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.43% 1.66% 1.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.41% 16.00% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £323 £290 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.20% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £290 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £467
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.83 £40.00 £21.56
% change year-on-year
-67.92% +85.57%
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
83 25 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 18.00% 10.37% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 11 24
Median daily rate £460 £315 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.03% -21.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £224 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £450 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.12% -3.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) PHP
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) WordPress
1 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) Verint
2 3 (42.86%) MPLS
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) LAMP
2 3 (42.86%) Broadband
2 3 (42.86%) Avaya
2 3 (42.86%) Avaya Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Adobe
3 2 (28.57%) PBX
3 2 (28.57%) PSTN
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) FTP
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) Drupal
3 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 4 (57.14%) WordPress
2 2 (28.57%) Drupal
3 1 (14.29%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (28.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Broadband
1 3 (42.86%) MPLS
2 2 (28.57%) FTP
2 2 (28.57%) PBX
2 2 (28.57%) PSTN
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) PHP Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Magento Developer
3 2 (28.57%) PHP Magento Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Support Technician
3 2 (28.57%) WordPress Developer
4 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Avaya Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) LAMP
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ERP
1 2 (28.57%) OOP
1 2 (28.57%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (14.29%) API Integration
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Avaya Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) cPanel
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Avaya
1 3 (42.86%) Verint
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) PayPal