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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
England / London
Rank 136 115 95
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -20
Contract jobs citing CMS 344 410 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.77% 1.96% 2.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.32% 11.89% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 293 353
Median daily rate £423 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £236 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Median hourly rate £13.00 £37.46 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.29% +89.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £23.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-2.39% +58.62%

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
3691 3448 3739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 19.01% 16.46% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2555 2349 2612
Median daily rate £450 £433 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% +4.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £271 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 50 77
Median hourly rate £26.25 £24.62 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.64% +13.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +13.15%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -26 38 £413 +8.55% 17
Croydon -1 10 £375 -5.95%
Hammersmith +2 4 £240 +20.00%
Bromley +3 3 £450 +38.46%
Harrow - 1 £275 -
Ilford - 1 - -
Romford - 1 £250 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Paddington - 1 £513 -
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 340 (42.03%) HTML
2 310 (38.32%) JavaScript
3 296 (36.59%) CSS
4 265 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
5 230 (28.43%) Content Management
6 144 (17.80%) .NET
7 136 (16.81%) Adobe
8 124 (15.33%) Java
9 119 (14.71%) XML
10 115 (14.22%) jQuery
11 114 (14.09%) HTML5
11 114 (14.09%) E-Commerce
12 111 (13.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 110 (13.60%) Web Development
14 109 (13.47%) User Experience
15 107 (13.23%) C#
16 106 (13.10%) Finance
17 94 (11.62%) Sitecore CMS
17 94 (11.62%) Sitecore
18 93 (11.50%) Marketing
19 91 (11.25%) PHP
20 90 (11.12%) Web Services
21 88 (10.88%) ServiceNow
22 86 (10.63%) AngularJS
23 84 (10.38%) MVC
24 74 (9.15%) Drupal
24 74 (9.15%) Front End Development
25 71 (8.78%) Ajax
25 71 (8.78%) ITSM
26 68 (8.41%) Scrum

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
1 111 (13.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 94 (11.62%) Sitecore CMS
3 74 (9.15%) Drupal
4 47 (5.81%) WordPress
5 45 (5.56%) Umbraco
6 28 (3.46%) Apache
7 26 (3.21%) SharePoint
8 16 (1.98%) Tomcat
9 15 (1.85%) WebSphere
10 14 (1.73%) Confluence
11 12 (1.48%) Apache Solr
12 10 (1.24%) EPiServer CMS
12 10 (1.24%) Kentico
13 8 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
13 8 (0.99%) Sitefinity
14 7 (0.87%) Mule
15 6 (0.74%) IIS
15 6 (0.74%) Magnolia
15 6 (0.74%) Mule ESB
16 5 (0.62%) MQSeries
Applications
1 20 (2.47%) Photoshop
2 19 (2.35%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.74%) MS Office
5 5 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.37%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.25%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.12%) InDesign
8 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (0.99%) Magento
2 6 (0.74%) SDL Web 8
3 4 (0.49%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.12%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.12%) SAP MII
6 1 (0.12%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.12%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.21%) Google Analytics
2 24 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (1.73%) Adobe Analytics
5 11 (1.36%) GitHub
6 8 (0.99%) PaaS
7 7 (0.87%) IaaS
8 4 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.49%) SaaS
9 3 (0.37%) AdWords
10 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.25%) Force.com
10 2 (0.25%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.25%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.12%) Akamai
11 1 (0.12%) Google Tag Manager
11 1 (0.12%) MailChimp
11 1 (0.12%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.61%) HTTP
1 13 (1.61%) Internet
2 10 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (0.87%) Intranet
4 6 (0.74%) DNS
5 4 (0.49%) LAN
5 4 (0.49%) WAN
6 3 (0.37%) Firewall
6 3 (0.37%) Network Security
6 3 (0.37%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.37%) WebEx
7 2 (0.25%) ISDN
7 2 (0.25%) PBX
7 2 (0.25%) PSTN
7 2 (0.25%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.25%) SMTP
7 2 (0.25%) SNMP
7 2 (0.25%) SSL
8 1 (0.12%) DHCP
8 1 (0.12%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (7.54%) SQL Server
2 49 (6.06%) MySQL
3 23 (2.84%) MongoDB
4 20 (2.47%) NoSQL
5 10 (1.24%) Relational Database
6 7 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (0.74%) MarkLogic
7 6 (0.74%) RDBMS
7 6 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.49%) Endeca
9 4 (0.49%) GIS
10 3 (0.37%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.37%) Redis
10 3 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.25%) Big Data
11 2 (0.25%) DataStax
11 2 (0.25%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.25%) Riak
Development Applications
1 61 (7.54%) Git (software)
2 31 (3.83%) JIRA
3 23 (2.84%) Jenkins
3 23 (2.84%) Maven
4 15 (1.85%) Cucumber
5 13 (1.61%) JUnit
5 13 (1.61%) Subversion
5 13 (1.61%) Visual Studio
6 12 (1.48%) Eclipse
7 11 (1.36%) gulp
8 10 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (1.11%) Grunt
10 8 (0.99%) Mockito
11 7 (0.87%) Selenium
11 7 (0.87%) SoapUI
12 6 (0.74%) Capybara
12 6 (0.74%) Geb
12 6 (0.74%) git-flow
12 6 (0.74%) Spock
12 6 (0.74%) TeamCity
General
1 106 (13.10%) Finance
2 93 (11.50%) Marketing
3 58 (7.17%) Publishing
4 55 (6.80%) Retail
5 27 (3.34%) Pharmaceutical
6 26 (3.21%) Manufacturing
7 24 (2.97%) Banking
8 18 (2.22%) Legal
9 12 (1.48%) Advertising
10 9 (1.11%) Local Government
10 9 (1.11%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.74%) Games
11 6 (0.74%) Law
12 5 (0.62%) Back Office
12 5 (0.62%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.62%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.37%) Automotive
13 3 (0.37%) Electronics
14 2 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 418 (51.67%) Developer
2 79 (9.77%) ServiceNow Developer
3 76 (9.39%) Analyst
4 66 (8.16%) Architect
5 59 (7.29%) .NET Developer
6 50 (6.18%) CMS Developer
7 49 (6.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 46 (5.69%) Java Developer
9 42 (5.19%) Business Analyst
10 39 (4.82%) Project Manager
10 39 (4.82%) Sitecore Developer
11 36 (4.45%) Lead Developer
12 34 (4.20%) JavaScript Developer
13 33 (4.08%) C# Developer
14 32 (3.96%) HTML Developer
14 32 (3.96%) Solutions Architect
15 31 (3.83%) Consultant
16 26 (3.21%) C# .NET Developer
17 25 (3.09%) Drupal Developer
17 25 (3.09%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 340 (42.03%) HTML
2 296 (36.59%) CSS
3 144 (17.80%) .NET
4 119 (14.71%) XML
5 115 (14.22%) jQuery
6 114 (14.09%) HTML5
7 90 (11.12%) Web Services
8 86 (10.63%) AngularJS
9 71 (8.78%) Ajax
10 66 (8.16%) ASP.NET
11 64 (7.91%) JSON
12 59 (7.29%) XHTML
13 58 (7.17%) CSS3
14 54 (6.67%) RESTful
15 51 (6.30%) Spring
16 49 (6.06%) REST
17 34 (4.20%) J2EE
18 33 (4.08%) SOAP
19 27 (3.34%) ASP.NET MVC
20 26 (3.21%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 109 (13.47%) User Experience
2 41 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (3.71%) Social Media
4 27 (3.34%) CMDB
5 23 (2.84%) Mobile App
6 21 (2.60%) Data Integration
7 14 (1.73%) Copywriting
8 13 (1.61%) Management Information System
9 12 (1.48%) Computer Science
10 11 (1.36%) iPad
11 10 (1.24%) Raspberry Pi
12 8 (0.99%) EPoS
13 7 (0.87%) Digital Media
13 7 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (0.74%) Animation
15 5 (0.62%) Video on Demand
16 4 (0.49%) Data Extraction
16 4 (0.49%) Mathematics
16 4 (0.49%) NHS
16 4 (0.49%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 32 (3.96%) Linux
2 17 (2.10%) Unix
3 12 (1.48%) Windows
4 6 (0.74%) Apple iOS
4 6 (0.74%) Solaris
5 5 (0.62%) Android
5 5 (0.62%) CentOS
5 5 (0.62%) HPUX
6 4 (0.49%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.49%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.37%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.25%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (28.43%) Content Management
3 114 (14.09%) E-Commerce
4 110 (13.60%) Web Development
5 84 (10.38%) MVC
6 74 (9.15%) Front End Development
7 71 (8.78%) ITSM
8 68 (8.41%) Scrum
9 65 (8.03%) Analytics
10 61 (7.54%) Service Management
10 61 (7.54%) TDD
11 59 (7.29%) ITIL
12 52 (6.43%) Project Management
13 49 (6.06%) Migration
14 43 (5.32%) SEO
15 40 (4.94%) CRM
16 39 (4.82%) SDLC
16 39 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
17 36 (4.45%) Workflow
18 33 (4.08%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 310 (38.32%) JavaScript
2 124 (15.33%) Java
3 107 (13.23%) C#
4 91 (11.25%) PHP
5 57 (7.05%) SQL
6 32 (3.96%) Python
7 15 (1.85%) Ruby
8 8 (0.99%) T-SQL
9 7 (0.87%) C
9 7 (0.87%) PHP 5
10 6 (0.74%) Perl
11 5 (0.62%) ES6
11 5 (0.62%) VB
11 5 (0.62%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.49%) C++
12 4 (0.49%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.37%) Groovy
13 3 (0.37%) SPARQL
13 3 (0.37%) VBA
13 3 (0.37%) XPath
Qualifications
1 44 (5.44%) Degree
2 12 (1.48%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.11%) PMP
4 7 (0.87%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.74%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.25%) APMP
7 2 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.25%) ISEB
7 2 (0.25%) MCITP
7 2 (0.25%) MCP
7 2 (0.25%) MCSE
7 2 (0.25%) MCTS
8 1 (0.12%) GISP
8 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.83%) QA
2 7 (0.87%) Actionable Recommendations
3 4 (0.49%) SLA
4 3 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.25%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.25%) SEPA
5 2 (0.25%) TARGET2
6 1 (0.12%) SDET
6 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (0.87%) Docker
2 5 (0.62%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.25%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.25%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.87%) Puppet
3 5 (0.62%) Ansible
3 5 (0.62%) Terraform
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
6 2 (0.25%) Nagios
6 2 (0.25%) Rundeck
6 2 (0.25%) SafeCom
6 2 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 136 (16.81%) Adobe
2 94 (11.62%) Sitecore
3 88 (10.88%) ServiceNow
4 40 (4.94%) Microsoft
5 34 (4.20%) Google
6 31 (3.83%) EPiServer
7 20 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
8 18 (2.22%) Oracle
9 13 (1.61%) Twitter
10 11 (1.36%) hybris
11 10 (1.24%) OpenText
12 9 (1.11%) ATG
13 8 (0.99%) Apigee
14 7 (0.87%) IBM
14 7 (0.87%) RedDot
15 6 (0.74%) SAP
16 5 (0.62%) Avaya
16 5 (0.62%) Cisco
16 5 (0.62%) Escenic
16 5 (0.62%) Zend
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £475 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Coded People
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Rate: £90 - £110 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Spa
Rate: £600 - 650 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, 3 months contract initial
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £425 - £450 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Audentia Recruitment LTD
Rate: From £150 to £170 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Searchability
Rate: £200 - £280 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £539 - £540 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Tria Recruitment
Rate: £675 - £750 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Rate: £400 - £450 per day +
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £275.00 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TRG
Rate: 350-425 Per Day please send CV
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City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £350 - £425 Per Day please send CV
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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London
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London
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London
People Source Consulting
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London
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