The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 29 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 129 96 74
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -22
Contract jobs citing CMS 408 530 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.89% 2.27% 2.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.27% 12.25% 15.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 374 429
Median daily rate £425 £384 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.74% +0.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £225 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 12
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +13.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £40.15 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-37.73% +95.85%
CMS
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 London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
3971 4328 4049
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.38% 18.52% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2859 2893 2703
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 100 75
Median hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.89 £38.50 £46.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +23.52%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in London

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in London

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in London

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in London

CMS
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the London region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
City of London -13 50 £400 +6.66% 22
Feltham +1 9 £563 +44.23%
Croydon -16 4 £410 +57.69%
Bromley -7 3 £325 -
Hammersmith +1 1 £475 -
Harrow - 1 £360 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £375 - 1
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Ealing - 1 - -
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 London region with a requirement for CMS.

1 359 (40.98%) JavaScript
2 335 (38.24%) HTML
3 334 (38.13%) Agile Software Development
4 281 (32.08%) CSS
5 271 (30.94%) Content Management
6 178 (20.32%) .NET
7 152 (17.35%) jQuery
8 149 (17.01%) HTML5
9 147 (16.78%) Java
10 144 (16.44%) Web Development
11 136 (15.53%) C#
12 134 (15.30%) E-Commerce
13 132 (15.07%) Scrum
14 130 (14.84%) User Experience
15 124 (14.16%) Adobe
15 124 (14.16%) Web Services
16 122 (13.93%) AngularJS
17 118 (13.47%) MVC
18 115 (13.13%) Sitecore CMS
18 115 (13.13%) Sitecore
19 111 (12.67%) Git (software)
20 109 (12.44%) TDD
21 107 (12.21%) Marketing
21 107 (12.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
22 106 (12.10%) Finance
23 101 (11.53%) CSS3
24 98 (11.19%) PHP
25 86 (9.82%) Front End Development
26 85 (9.70%) XML
27 84 (9.59%) SQL

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 115 (13.13%) Sitecore CMS
2 107 (12.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 67 (7.65%) Umbraco
4 60 (6.85%) Drupal
5 56 (6.39%) WordPress
6 55 (6.28%) Apache
7 34 (3.88%) SharePoint
8 31 (3.54%) IIS
9 22 (2.51%) EPiServer CMS
10 21 (2.40%) Apache Solr
10 21 (2.40%) Tomcat
11 19 (2.17%) Mule
12 17 (1.94%) nginx
13 16 (1.83%) Confluence
14 12 (1.37%) Alfresco
14 12 (1.37%) WebSphere
15 11 (1.26%) Joomla!
16 10 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
17 8 (0.91%) JBoss
18 7 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 51 (5.82%) Photoshop
2 35 (4.00%) MS Office
3 26 (2.97%) MS Excel
4 13 (1.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 12 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (0.68%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.57%) Fireworks
8 5 (0.57%) MS Project
9 3 (0.34%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.23%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.23%) InDesign
11 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.11%) FrameMaker
11 1 (0.11%) GIMP
11 1 (0.11%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 12 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.14%) Magento
3 6 (0.68%) Eloqua
4 4 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.46%) SDL Web 8
4 4 (0.46%) Unica
5 2 (0.23%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.23%) BigMachines
5 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.23%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.11%) Data Workbench
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.11%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (3.31%) GitHub
3 22 (2.51%) Google Analytics
4 21 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.80%) SaaS
7 6 (0.68%) Adobe Analytics
7 6 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.46%) Google Apps
8 4 (0.46%) Yammer
9 3 (0.34%) Basecamp
9 3 (0.34%) Force.com
10 2 (0.23%) Boomi
10 2 (0.23%) Heroku
10 2 (0.23%) MailChimp
10 2 (0.23%) Pure360
10 2 (0.23%) Trello
11 1 (0.11%) AdWords
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.31%) Intranet
2 20 (2.28%) Internet
3 10 (1.14%) SNMP
4 8 (0.91%) Firewall
5 7 (0.80%) DNS
6 5 (0.57%) FTP
7 4 (0.46%) LDAP
8 3 (0.34%) DVB
8 3 (0.34%) Extranet
8 3 (0.34%) HTTP
8 3 (0.34%) Network Security
9 2 (0.23%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.23%) SSL
9 2 (0.23%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.23%) WebEx
9 2 (0.23%) Wireless
10 1 (0.11%) Broadband
10 1 (0.11%) DECT
10 1 (0.11%) DEFINITY
10 1 (0.11%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (9.59%) SQL Server
2 58 (6.62%) MySQL
3 24 (2.74%) MongoDB
4 18 (2.05%) Relational Database
5 17 (1.94%) NoSQL
6 10 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (1.03%) Big Data
7 9 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (0.91%) Redis
8 8 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (0.68%) Hadoop
10 6 (0.68%) Oracle Database
10 6 (0.68%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.57%) DB2
12 4 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (0.46%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.23%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 111 (12.67%) Git (software)
2 54 (6.16%) JIRA
3 38 (4.34%) Grunt
4 33 (3.77%) gulp
5 28 (3.20%) Maven
6 25 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 25 (2.85%) Visual Studio
7 21 (2.40%) Jenkins
8 18 (2.05%) Subversion
9 15 (1.71%) Selenium
9 15 (1.71%) SoapUI
10 14 (1.60%) Bower
11 10 (1.14%) Eclipse
11 10 (1.14%) TeamCity
12 9 (1.03%) Dreamweaver
12 9 (1.03%) NUnit
13 8 (0.91%) Karma Test Runner
14 7 (0.80%) Ant
14 7 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (0.80%) JUnit
General
1 107 (12.21%) Marketing
2 106 (12.10%) Finance
3 81 (9.25%) Retail
4 60 (6.85%) Publishing
5 37 (4.22%) Banking
6 30 (3.42%) Telecoms
7 25 (2.85%) Advertising
8 20 (2.28%) Games
9 15 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (1.37%) Automotive
10 12 (1.37%) Law
11 11 (1.26%) Electronics
12 10 (1.14%) Legal
13 9 (1.03%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.57%) German Language
14 5 (0.57%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.46%) Billing
16 3 (0.34%) Financial Institution
17 2 (0.23%) Back Office
17 2 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 431 (49.20%) Developer
2 101 (11.53%) Architect
3 88 (10.05%) Analyst
4 70 (7.99%) .NET Developer
5 66 (7.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 58 (6.62%) Business Analyst
7 55 (6.28%) Web Developer
8 52 (5.94%) Project Manager
9 51 (5.82%) Java Developer
10 47 (5.37%) JavaScript Developer
11 42 (4.79%) C# Developer
11 42 (4.79%) ServiceNow Developer
12 39 (4.45%) Sitecore Developer
13 38 (4.34%) C# .NET Developer
13 38 (4.34%) Senior Developer
14 36 (4.11%) CMS Developer
14 36 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
15 33 (3.77%) Digital Project Manager
16 30 (3.42%) HTML Developer
16 30 (3.42%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (38.24%) HTML
2 281 (32.08%) CSS
3 178 (20.32%) .NET
4 152 (17.35%) jQuery
5 149 (17.01%) HTML5
6 124 (14.16%) Web Services
7 122 (13.93%) AngularJS
8 101 (11.53%) CSS3
9 85 (9.70%) XML
10 77 (8.79%) ASP.NET
11 71 (8.11%) REST
12 63 (7.19%) Sass
13 54 (6.16%) Spring
14 49 (5.59%) Ajax
15 48 (5.48%) J2EE
16 47 (5.37%) SOAP
17 45 (5.14%) Node.js
17 45 (5.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 37 (4.22%) .NET Framework
19 36 (4.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 130 (14.84%) User Experience
2 36 (4.11%) Mobile App
3 28 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 26 (2.97%) Social Media
6 25 (2.85%) CMDB
7 22 (2.51%) Digital Media
7 22 (2.51%) iPad
8 16 (1.83%) Blog
9 14 (1.60%) Computer Science
10 11 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.14%) Video on Demand
12 8 (0.91%) Algorithms
13 7 (0.80%) Data Structures
13 7 (0.80%) e-Learning
13 7 (0.80%) iPhone
13 7 (0.80%) Virtual Team
14 6 (0.68%) Copywriting
15 5 (0.57%) Freedom of Information
15 5 (0.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 61 (6.96%) Linux
2 37 (4.22%) Windows
3 24 (2.74%) Apple iOS
4 16 (1.83%) Android
5 14 (1.60%) Windows Server
6 12 (1.37%) Unix
7 9 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.57%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.46%) AIX
10 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.23%) Solaris
12 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (38.13%) Agile Software Development
2 271 (30.94%) Content Management
3 144 (16.44%) Web Development
4 134 (15.30%) E-Commerce
5 132 (15.07%) Scrum
6 118 (13.47%) MVC
7 109 (12.44%) TDD
8 86 (9.82%) Front End Development
9 79 (9.02%) Analytics
10 75 (8.56%) OO
11 63 (7.19%) CRM
12 58 (6.62%) Project Management
13 54 (6.16%) Migration
14 49 (5.59%) Responsive Web Design
15 47 (5.37%) BDD
16 44 (5.02%) ITIL
17 42 (4.79%) SEO
17 42 (4.79%) Service Management
17 42 (4.79%) Stakeholder Management
18 38 (4.34%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 359 (40.98%) JavaScript
2 147 (16.78%) Java
3 136 (15.53%) C#
4 98 (11.19%) PHP
5 84 (9.59%) SQL
6 30 (3.42%) Python
7 22 (2.51%) Groovy
8 17 (1.94%) Perl
8 17 (1.94%) Ruby
9 10 (1.14%) Objective-C
10 9 (1.03%) PowerShell
10 9 (1.03%) T-SQL
11 8 (0.91%) C
12 6 (0.68%) Scala
12 6 (0.68%) VB.NET
13 5 (0.57%) VB
14 4 (0.46%) Apex Code
14 4 (0.46%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.46%) ES6
14 4 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (4.22%) Degree
2 14 (1.60%) Security Cleared
3 11 (1.26%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.34%) ISEB
5 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.34%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.34%) PMP
6 2 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.11%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (0.11%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.11%) CCVP
7 1 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.11%) ECDL
7 1 (0.11%) MCAD
7 1 (0.11%) MCP
7 1 (0.11%) MCSD
7 1 (0.11%) MCSE
7 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.08%) QA
2 7 (0.80%) COBIT
2 7 (0.80%) SLA
3 6 (0.68%) WCAG
4 3 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.23%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.23%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (0.80%) Active Directory
1 7 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.57%) Docker
3 2 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.80%) Puppet
3 4 (0.46%) TeamSite
4 3 (0.34%) Ansible
4 3 (0.34%) Kibana
4 3 (0.34%) logstash
5 2 (0.23%) Grafana
5 2 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.23%) Piwik
5 2 (0.23%) StatsD
6 1 (0.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.11%) cPanel
6 1 (0.11%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (0.11%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 124 (14.16%) Adobe
2 115 (13.13%) Sitecore
3 67 (7.65%) Microsoft
4 55 (6.28%) ServiceNow
5 40 (4.57%) Google
6 37 (4.22%) EPiServer
7 36 (4.11%) Oracle
8 25 (2.85%) Salesforce.com
9 15 (1.71%) Zend
10 11 (1.26%) RedDot
11 10 (1.14%) SAP
12 8 (0.91%) hybris
13 7 (0.80%) Apple
13 7 (0.80%) VMware
14 6 (0.68%) Apigee
14 6 (0.68%) MuleSoft
15 5 (0.57%) Atlassian
15 5 (0.57%) Ektron
15 5 (0.57%) Interwoven
15 5 (0.57%) TIBCO
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Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
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Rate: From £0 to £300 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
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Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £425 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £425.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day for 6 months
Posted: Yesterday
London
Xcede
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day + Negotiable
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Rate: From £400 to £600 per day
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