The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 105 146 102
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -44
Contract jobs citing CMS 465 381 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.92% 1.50% 1.96%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.29% 8.31% 10.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 290 381
Average daily rate
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£380 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 5
Average hourly rate £18.00 £58.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.96% +190.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £24.40 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £91.60 £117.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.65 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-13.05% -
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
4521 4583 4732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.66% 18.05% 18.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2978 2982 3092
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 110 165
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £59.00 £41.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +38 91 £400 +14.28% 53
Canary Wharf +22 8 - -
Bromley - 6 £325 - 3
Hammersmith - 1 £175 -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - - 1
Southwark - - - -
Ealing - - - - 1
Westminster - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
New Malden - - - -
Ruislip - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Teddington - - - - 3
Twickenham - - - -
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS.

1 440 (45.08%) HTML
2 381 (39.04%) CSS
3 380 (38.93%) JavaScript
4 300 (30.74%) .NET
5 283 (29.00%) Content Management
6 248 (25.41%) C#
7 221 (22.64%) jQuery
8 205 (21.00%) Agile Software Development
9 204 (20.90%) ASP.NET
10 202 (20.70%) TDD
11 194 (19.88%) MVC
12 190 (19.47%) HTML5
13 163 (16.70%) SQL Server
14 156 (15.98%) Sitecore CMS
14 156 (15.98%) Sitecore
15 153 (15.68%) E-Commerce
16 152 (15.57%) CSS3
17 141 (14.45%) Finance
18 138 (14.14%) Web Development
19 133 (13.63%) Scrum
20 124 (12.70%) Umbraco
21 119 (12.19%) Git (software)
22 113 (11.58%) Java
23 109 (11.17%) BDD
24 108 (11.07%) XML
25 105 (10.76%) PHP
26 99 (10.14%) OO
27 97 (9.94%) Degree
28 94 (9.63%) .NET Framework
28 94 (9.63%) AngularJS

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 156 (15.98%) Sitecore CMS
2 124 (12.70%) Umbraco
3 89 (9.12%) Drupal
4 80 (8.20%) SharePoint
5 70 (7.17%) Node.js
6 58 (5.94%) Adobe CQ
7 57 (5.84%) IIS
8 51 (5.23%) WordPress
9 24 (2.46%) Apache
10 23 (2.36%) EPiServer CMS
11 22 (2.25%) Joomla!
12 16 (1.64%) DNN
13 13 (1.33%) Kentico
14 12 (1.23%) Magnolia
14 12 (1.23%) Alfresco
14 12 (1.23%) IBM Notes
15 11 (1.13%) Oracle Workflow
15 11 (1.13%) ExpressionEngine
15 11 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
16 9 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 59 (6.05%) Photoshop
2 54 (5.53%) MS Excel
3 33 (3.38%) MS Office
4 27 (2.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (1.13%) MS Project
6 9 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (0.82%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.31%) InDesign
9 1 (0.10%) SPSS
9 1 (0.10%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 17 (1.74%) Google Analytics
2 16 (1.64%) Tridion
3 7 (0.72%) Magento
4 3 (0.31%) SiteCatalyst
5 2 (0.20%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.20%) Agresso
5 2 (0.20%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.20%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.10%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.82%) GitHub
4 4 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.20%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.20%) Office 365
7 1 (0.10%) Heroku
7 1 (0.10%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 61 (6.25%) Intranet
2 39 (4.00%) Internet
3 11 (1.13%) Extranet
4 8 (0.82%) Firewall
4 8 (0.82%) LDAP
5 7 (0.72%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.51%) HTTP
7 4 (0.41%) DNS
8 3 (0.31%) SNMP
8 3 (0.31%) FTP
8 3 (0.31%) ISDN
8 3 (0.31%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.20%) SSH
9 2 (0.20%) Bluetooth
9 2 (0.20%) WAN
9 2 (0.20%) SSL
9 2 (0.20%) SAN
9 2 (0.20%) Wireless
10 1 (0.10%) IPsec
10 1 (0.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (16.70%) SQL Server
2 55 (5.64%) MySQL
3 30 (3.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (2.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (2.36%) Oracle Database
6 22 (2.25%) RavenDB
7 21 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
8 17 (1.74%) MongoDB
9 14 (1.43%) Relational Database
10 11 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (0.92%) RDBMS
12 8 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.72%) NoSQL
14 6 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
15 5 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
16 3 (0.31%) Data Mining
17 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 2 (0.20%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 119 (12.19%) Git (software)
2 76 (7.79%) Subversion
3 66 (6.76%) Visual Studio
4 36 (3.69%) TeamCity
5 30 (3.07%) Mercurial
6 29 (2.97%) NUnit
7 24 (2.46%) Cucumber
8 20 (2.05%) SpecFlow
9 18 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (1.64%) PHPUnit
10 16 (1.64%) Selenium
10 16 (1.64%) Jenkins
11 14 (1.43%) WebDriver
12 12 (1.23%) JBehave
12 12 (1.23%) JSUnit
12 12 (1.23%) JIRA
12 12 (1.23%) JUnit
13 11 (1.13%) Jasmine
14 10 (1.02%) Mockito
15 9 (0.92%) Hudson
General
1 141 (14.45%) Finance
2 88 (9.02%) Marketing
3 70 (7.17%) Publishing
4 63 (6.45%) Banking
5 47 (4.82%) Retail
6 26 (2.66%) Legal
7 18 (1.84%) Financial Institution
8 16 (1.64%) Games
9 14 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
9 14 (1.43%) Law
10 13 (1.33%) Advertising
11 9 (0.92%) Retail Banking
11 9 (0.92%) Telecoms
12 7 (0.72%) Investment Banking
12 7 (0.72%) French Language
13 4 (0.41%) Electronics
13 4 (0.41%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.41%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.20%) Automotive
14 2 (0.20%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 527 (54.00%) Developer
2 150 (15.37%) .NET Developer
3 139 (14.24%) Analyst
4 100 (10.25%) Business Analyst
5 94 (9.63%) Web Developer
6 91 (9.32%) Front-End Developer
7 60 (6.15%) Project Manager
8 53 (5.43%) Architect
9 45 (4.61%) Java Developer
10 41 (4.20%) Senior Developer
11 40 (4.10%) C# Developer
12 36 (3.69%) Sitecore Developer
13 34 (3.48%) C# .NET Developer
14 31 (3.18%) Agile Business Analyst
14 31 (3.18%) ASP.NET Developer
15 24 (2.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 23 (2.36%) Umbraco Developer
16 23 (2.36%) Consultant
17 22 (2.25%) PHP Developer
18 21 (2.15%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 440 (45.08%) HTML
2 381 (39.04%) CSS
3 300 (30.74%) .NET
4 221 (22.64%) jQuery
5 204 (20.90%) ASP.NET
6 190 (19.47%) HTML5
7 152 (15.57%) CSS3
8 108 (11.07%) XML
9 94 (9.63%) .NET Framework
9 94 (9.63%) AngularJS
10 90 (9.22%) Web Services
11 83 (8.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 80 (8.20%) Ajax
13 56 (5.74%) RESTful
14 53 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 47 (4.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 34 (3.48%) Backbone.js
16 34 (3.48%) JSON
17 33 (3.38%) KnockoutJS
17 33 (3.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 49 (5.02%) Open Source
2 44 (4.51%) Social Media
3 38 (3.89%) Management Information System
4 33 (3.38%) Digital Media
5 30 (3.07%) Copywriting
6 28 (2.87%) CMDB
7 21 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (2.05%) Computer Science
9 17 (1.74%) iPad
9 17 (1.74%) Mobile App
10 15 (1.54%) W3C
11 11 (1.13%) Wiki
11 11 (1.13%) Graphic Design
12 10 (1.02%) E-Learning
12 10 (1.02%) iPhone
13 9 (0.92%) Video on Demand
14 8 (0.82%) Taxonomies
15 7 (0.72%) Economics
15 7 (0.72%) Client/Server
15 7 (0.72%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 61 (6.25%) Windows
2 48 (4.92%) Linux
3 28 (2.87%) Android
4 24 (2.46%) Apple iOS
5 20 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (0.82%) UNIX
7 4 (0.41%) Solaris
8 2 (0.20%) AIX
8 2 (0.20%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.10%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.10%) CentOS
9 1 (0.10%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (29.00%) Content Management
2 205 (21.00%) Agile Software Development
3 202 (20.70%) TDD
4 194 (19.88%) MVC
5 153 (15.68%) E-Commerce
6 138 (14.14%) Web Development
7 133 (13.63%) Scrum
8 109 (11.17%) BDD
9 99 (10.14%) OO
10 80 (8.20%) Project Management
11 58 (5.94%) SEO
11 58 (5.94%) Continuous Integration
12 51 (5.23%) Analytics
13 50 (5.12%) Unit Testing
13 50 (5.12%) Stakeholder Management
14 49 (5.02%) Configuration Management
14 49 (5.02%) Responsive Web Design
14 49 (5.02%) User Stories
15 48 (4.92%) Workflow
16 43 (4.41%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 380 (38.93%) JavaScript
2 248 (25.41%) C#
3 113 (11.58%) Java
4 105 (10.76%) PHP
5 72 (7.38%) SQL
6 49 (5.02%) T-SQL
7 26 (2.66%) Ruby
8 18 (1.84%) Python
9 16 (1.64%) VB.NET
10 10 (1.02%) Objective-C
10 10 (1.02%) PHP5
11 7 (0.72%) Perl
12 5 (0.51%) C
13 4 (0.41%) C++
13 4 (0.41%) SPARQL
14 3 (0.31%) XPath
14 3 (0.31%) ActionScript
15 2 (0.20%) Jython
15 2 (0.20%) Korn
15 2 (0.20%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 97 (9.94%) Degree
2 15 (1.54%) ISEB
3 12 (1.23%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (0.82%) CISSP
5 8 (0.82%) CISA
5 8 (0.82%) CISM
6 7 (0.72%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.31%) MBA
7 3 (0.31%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.31%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.20%) GISP
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.10%) MOS
9 1 (0.10%) MCDST
9 1 (0.10%) MySQL Certification
9 1 (0.10%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.00%) QA
2 9 (0.92%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.31%) WCAG
4 3 (0.31%) SLA
5 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.10%) WAI
5 1 (0.10%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (0.61%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.31%) Cygwin
3 2 (0.20%) ISA Server
3 2 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.20%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.10%) Varnish
4 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (0.72%) HP UCMDB
2 5 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.31%) CA SiteMinder
3 3 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.31%) OpenSSO
4 2 (0.20%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.20%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.20%) Puppet
5 1 (0.10%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.10%) OpenView
5 1 (0.10%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 156 (15.98%) Sitecore
2 93 (9.53%) Microsoft
3 79 (8.09%) EPiServer
4 64 (6.56%) Adobe
5 45 (4.61%) Oracle
6 44 (4.51%) Google
7 36 (3.69%) FatWire
8 24 (2.46%) Ektron
9 18 (1.84%) ServiceNow
10 14 (1.43%) Twitter
10 14 (1.43%) RedDot
11 13 (1.33%) Zend
12 12 (1.23%) Facebook
12 12 (1.23%) Interwoven
12 12 (1.23%) Lotus
13 11 (1.13%) Open Text
14 10 (1.02%) SAP
15 6 (0.61%) Remedy
15 6 (0.61%) Eloqua
15 6 (0.61%) hybris
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