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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 35 35 41
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing CMS 2 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.76% 3.07% 1.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.33% 14.29% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 3
Median daily rate - £275 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £34.84 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-28.23% +103.08%
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
24 63 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 9.09% 21.50% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 39 37
Median daily rate £325 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £425 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

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 29 August 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 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Laravel
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Bower
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (33.33%) cPanel
3 1 (33.33%) API Integration
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

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 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Bower
2 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Umbraco Developer
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Laravel
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) API Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) cPanel
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft