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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
England / London
Rank 114 111 102
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing CMS 402 448 455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.08% 2.09% 2.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.65% 12.56% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 322 335
Median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Median hourly rate £69.00 £37.46 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.20% +66.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.20 £18.57 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £113.80 £55.00 £33.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.67 £19.35 £21.54
% change year-on-year
+120.51% -10.16%

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
3774 3567 3820
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 19.51% 16.63% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2627 2442 2628
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 55 73
Median hourly rate £22.67 £22.62 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.20% +2.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £51.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

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 22 February 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the London region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

CMS Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 February 2017. 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 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 -20 43 £463 +15.62% 19
Croydon +4 13 £313 -16.66%
Bromley +2 3 £450 +38.46% 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £100 - 1
Canary Wharf -3 2 £260 -34.34%
Hammersmith -3 2 £313 -45.65%
Uxbridge - 1 £375 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Paddington - 1 £513 -
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 332 (40.74%) HTML
2 322 (39.51%) JavaScript
3 302 (37.06%) CSS
4 280 (34.36%) Agile Software Development
5 228 (27.98%) Content Management
6 155 (19.02%) Adobe
7 141 (17.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 140 (17.18%) .NET
9 133 (16.32%) Java
9 133 (16.32%) E-Commerce
10 129 (15.83%) XML
11 106 (13.01%) Finance
11 106 (13.01%) User Experience
12 105 (12.88%) Marketing
13 102 (12.52%) Web Development
14 100 (12.27%) HTML5
15 97 (11.90%) jQuery
16 94 (11.53%) C#
17 90 (11.04%) AngularJS
18 89 (10.92%) Sitecore CMS
18 89 (10.92%) Sitecore
19 85 (10.43%) Web Services
20 84 (10.31%) PHP
20 84 (10.31%) ServiceNow
21 81 (9.94%) MVC
22 74 (9.08%) JSON
23 72 (8.83%) Ajax
23 72 (8.83%) Front End Development
24 69 (8.47%) ITSM
25 67 (8.22%) Drupal

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
1 141 (17.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 89 (10.92%) Sitecore CMS
3 67 (8.22%) Drupal
4 43 (5.28%) Umbraco
5 42 (5.15%) WordPress
6 31 (3.80%) EPiServer
7 28 (3.44%) Apache
8 26 (3.19%) SharePoint
9 22 (2.70%) Confluence
10 16 (1.96%) Tomcat
11 15 (1.84%) WebSphere
12 11 (1.35%) Apache Solr
13 10 (1.23%) Skype for Business
14 9 (1.10%) Magnolia
15 8 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
15 8 (0.98%) IIS
15 8 (0.98%) Sitefinity
16 7 (0.86%) Kentico
16 7 (0.86%) Mule
17 6 (0.74%) DNN
Applications
1 19 (2.33%) Photoshop
2 18 (2.21%) MS Excel
3 10 (1.23%) MS Office
4 8 (0.98%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.37%) MS Project
8 2 (0.25%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.25%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.25%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (0.25%) Mingle
8 2 (0.25%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.12%) InVision
Business Applications
1 6 (0.74%) Payment Gateway
1 6 (0.74%) SDL Web 8
2 5 (0.61%) Magento
3 3 (0.37%) FastStats
3 3 (0.37%) FastStats PeopleStage
3 3 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.12%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.12%) SAP MII
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.12%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.07%) Google Analytics
2 24 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (1.60%) Adobe Analytics
5 12 (1.47%) GitHub
6 7 (0.86%) PaaS
7 6 (0.74%) IaaS
8 5 (0.61%) SaaS
9 4 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.49%) Office 365
10 3 (0.37%) G Suite
10 3 (0.37%) Responsys
11 2 (0.25%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.12%) Akamai
12 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.12%) Force.com
12 1 (0.12%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.21%) WebEx
2 17 (2.09%) Internet
3 14 (1.72%) HTTP
4 10 (1.23%) Intranet
4 10 (1.23%) SSL
5 6 (0.74%) DNS
5 6 (0.74%) Skype
5 6 (0.74%) Telepresence
6 5 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (0.49%) Firewall
7 4 (0.49%) SNMP
8 3 (0.37%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.37%) FTP
8 3 (0.37%) MPLS
8 3 (0.37%) Network Security
8 3 (0.37%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.25%) Broadband
9 2 (0.25%) Extranet
9 2 (0.25%) LAN
9 2 (0.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (6.75%) SQL Server
2 54 (6.63%) MySQL
3 23 (2.82%) MongoDB
4 19 (2.33%) NoSQL
5 10 (1.23%) Relational Database
6 6 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (0.61%) Big Data
7 5 (0.61%) GIS
7 5 (0.61%) MarkLogic
7 5 (0.61%) RDBMS
7 5 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.49%) EDRMS
8 4 (0.49%) Endeca
8 4 (0.49%) Redis
8 4 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.37%) InterSystems Cache
9 3 (0.37%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 48 (5.89%) Git (software)
2 37 (4.54%) JIRA
3 25 (3.07%) Maven
4 22 (2.70%) Jenkins
5 18 (2.21%) Subversion
6 14 (1.72%) Cucumber
6 14 (1.72%) JUnit
7 13 (1.60%) Eclipse
8 11 (1.35%) Visual Studio
9 10 (1.23%) Selenium
9 10 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (1.10%) Mockito
11 7 (0.86%) SoapUI
11 7 (0.86%) TeamCity
11 7 (0.86%) TortoiseSVN
11 7 (0.86%) WebDriver
12 6 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (0.74%) Bitbucket
12 6 (0.74%) RSpec
13 5 (0.61%) Grunt
General
1 106 (13.01%) Finance
2 105 (12.88%) Marketing
3 60 (7.36%) Retail
4 50 (6.13%) Publishing
5 28 (3.44%) Banking
6 25 (3.07%) Manufacturing
6 25 (3.07%) Pharmaceutical
7 11 (1.35%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.23%) Advertising
8 10 (1.23%) Legal
9 9 (1.10%) Local Government
10 6 (0.74%) Back Office
11 5 (0.61%) Automotive
11 5 (0.61%) Electronics
11 5 (0.61%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.49%) Games
13 3 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.37%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.25%) German Language
14 2 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 412 (50.55%) Developer
2 82 (10.06%) Analyst
3 74 (9.08%) ServiceNow Developer
4 73 (8.96%) Architect
5 57 (6.99%) .NET Developer
6 50 (6.13%) CMS Developer
7 49 (6.01%) Business Analyst
8 48 (5.89%) Java Developer
9 44 (5.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 42 (5.15%) Lead Developer
11 41 (5.03%) Project Manager
11 41 (5.03%) Solutions Architect
12 38 (4.66%) JavaScript Developer
13 37 (4.54%) Consultant
14 35 (4.29%) Sitecore Developer
15 30 (3.68%) HTML Developer
16 25 (3.07%) C# Developer
16 25 (3.07%) Drupal Developer
17 24 (2.94%) HTML CSS Developer
18 23 (2.82%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 332 (40.74%) HTML
2 302 (37.06%) CSS
3 140 (17.18%) .NET
4 129 (15.83%) XML
5 100 (12.27%) HTML5
6 97 (11.90%) jQuery
7 90 (11.04%) AngularJS
8 85 (10.43%) Web Services
9 74 (9.08%) JSON
10 72 (8.83%) Ajax
11 61 (7.48%) ASP.NET
12 57 (6.99%) XHTML
13 54 (6.63%) Spring
14 50 (6.13%) CSS3
14 50 (6.13%) REST
15 47 (5.77%) RESTful
16 40 (4.91%) SOAP
17 33 (4.05%) Hibernate
18 27 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC
18 27 (3.31%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 106 (13.01%) User Experience
2 44 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (2.70%) CMDB
3 22 (2.70%) iPad
3 22 (2.70%) Social Media
4 18 (2.21%) Mobile App
5 13 (1.60%) Computer Science
5 13 (1.60%) Management Information System
6 7 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (0.74%) Video on Demand
8 5 (0.61%) Animation
8 5 (0.61%) Data Centre
8 5 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (0.61%) EPoS
8 5 (0.61%) Raspberry Pi
9 4 (0.49%) Digital Media
9 4 (0.49%) FMCG
9 4 (0.49%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 29 (3.56%) Linux
2 16 (1.96%) Unix
3 8 (0.98%) Windows
4 7 (0.86%) Solaris
5 6 (0.74%) HPUX
6 5 (0.61%) CentOS
7 4 (0.49%) Android
7 4 (0.49%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.49%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.49%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.49%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.25%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (34.36%) Agile Software Development
2 228 (27.98%) Content Management
3 133 (16.32%) E-Commerce
4 102 (12.52%) Web Development
5 81 (9.94%) MVC
6 72 (8.83%) Front End Development
7 69 (8.47%) ITSM
8 66 (8.10%) Scrum
8 66 (8.10%) TDD
9 65 (7.98%) Analytics
10 63 (7.73%) Service Management
11 61 (7.48%) ITIL
12 60 (7.36%) Migration
13 54 (6.63%) Project Management
14 44 (5.40%) Stakeholder Management
15 42 (5.15%) CRM
16 37 (4.54%) SDLC
17 35 (4.29%) SEO
18 34 (4.17%) Workflow
19 32 (3.93%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 322 (39.51%) JavaScript
2 133 (16.32%) Java
3 94 (11.53%) C#
4 84 (10.31%) PHP
5 66 (8.10%) SQL
6 28 (3.44%) Python
7 20 (2.45%) Ruby
8 14 (1.72%) C
9 7 (0.86%) Perl
9 7 (0.86%) PHP 5
10 6 (0.74%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.49%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.49%) VB
12 3 (0.37%) ES6
12 3 (0.37%) Groovy
12 3 (0.37%) Scala
12 3 (0.37%) SPARQL
12 3 (0.37%) TypeScript
12 3 (0.37%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 41 (5.03%) Degree
2 9 (1.10%) Security Cleared
3 8 (0.98%) PMP
4 7 (0.86%) ISEB
4 7 (0.86%) PMI Certification
5 5 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (0.61%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.25%) APMP
6 2 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.12%) CAPM
7 1 (0.12%) GISP
7 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.12%) MCITP
7 1 (0.12%) MCSE
7 1 (0.12%) MCTS
7 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.93%) QA
2 7 (0.86%) Actionable Recommendations
3 6 (0.74%) SLA
4 3 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.37%) SDET
5 2 (0.25%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.25%) SEPA
5 2 (0.25%) TARGET2
6 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (0.86%) Docker
2 5 (0.61%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.25%) Varnish
3 2 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (0.86%) Puppet
2 6 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.61%) Ansible
4 4 (0.49%) CA Single Sign-On
4 4 (0.49%) OpenSSO
5 3 (0.37%) Consul
5 3 (0.37%) Packer
5 3 (0.37%) TeamSite
5 3 (0.37%) Terraform
6 2 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.25%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 155 (19.02%) Adobe
2 89 (10.92%) Sitecore
3 84 (10.31%) ServiceNow
4 56 (6.87%) Microsoft
5 36 (4.42%) Google
6 21 (2.58%) Oracle
6 21 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (1.23%) ATG
8 9 (1.10%) Atlassian
8 9 (1.10%) hybris
8 9 (1.10%) OpenText
8 9 (1.10%) SAP
9 8 (0.98%) Cisco
9 8 (0.98%) Twitter
10 7 (0.86%) Apigee
10 7 (0.86%) RedDot
11 6 (0.74%) IBM
11 6 (0.74%) Polycom
12 5 (0.61%) Avaya
13 4 (0.49%) BEA
South West London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £12 - £15 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £100 - £130 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + 6 Month Contract
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
X4 Group
Rate: £400 - 500 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Pentasia
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £150.00 - £180.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Volt
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
New Malden
aap3
Rate: £35.00 - £45.00 per hour
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Haysfm
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Haysfm
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Rate: NEG
Posted: 6 days ago