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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 145 89 84
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -5
Contract jobs citing CMS 392 560 610
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.77% 2.37% 2.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.41% 12.62% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 384 419
Median daily rate £410 £390 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.92% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 13
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £40.15 £17.38
% change year-on-year
-19.05% +131.07%
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
4166 4436 4094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.80% 18.79% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2933 2990 2675
Median daily rate £450 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.47% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 79 92
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.71 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.82% -1.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +27.27%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -16 51 £398 +6.00% 24
Feltham -3 9 £563 +44.23%
Hammersmith +5 3 £175 -
Bromley -6 1 £450 +38.46%
Croydon -22 1 £410 +57.69% 2
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 23 July 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.

1 352 (41.17%) JavaScript
2 341 (39.88%) Agile Software Development
3 339 (39.65%) HTML
4 281 (32.87%) CSS
5 275 (32.16%) Content Management
6 167 (19.53%) .NET
7 158 (18.48%) HTML5
8 155 (18.13%) Java
9 146 (17.08%) Web Development
10 145 (16.96%) jQuery
11 136 (15.91%) Scrum
12 131 (15.32%) AngularJS
12 131 (15.32%) User Experience
13 130 (15.20%) Adobe
14 128 (14.97%) E-Commerce
15 127 (14.85%) C#
16 121 (14.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 116 (13.57%) MVC
18 115 (13.45%) Web Services
19 109 (12.75%) Sitecore CMS
19 109 (12.75%) Sitecore
20 107 (12.51%) Git (software)
21 106 (12.40%) Finance
22 105 (12.28%) CSS3
23 104 (12.16%) TDD
24 102 (11.93%) Front End Development
25 101 (11.81%) Marketing
26 91 (10.64%) PHP
27 87 (10.18%) Retail
28 84 (9.82%) SQL Server

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
1 121 (14.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 109 (12.75%) Sitecore CMS
3 68 (7.95%) Umbraco
4 56 (6.55%) WordPress
5 51 (5.96%) Apache
6 48 (5.61%) Drupal
7 31 (3.63%) SharePoint
8 24 (2.81%) Confluence
8 24 (2.81%) IIS
9 23 (2.69%) EPiServer CMS
10 21 (2.46%) Apache Solr
10 21 (2.46%) Mule
11 20 (2.34%) Tomcat
12 18 (2.11%) nginx
13 12 (1.40%) WebSphere
14 11 (1.29%) Alfresco
14 11 (1.29%) Joomla!
15 10 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
16 6 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
16 6 (0.70%) Kentico
Applications
1 41 (4.80%) Photoshop
2 28 (3.27%) MS Office
3 22 (2.57%) MS Excel
4 12 (1.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 12 (1.40%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.58%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.47%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.47%) MS Project
8 3 (0.35%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.23%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.23%) InDesign
9 2 (0.23%) Mingle
10 1 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.12%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.12%) GIMP
10 1 (0.12%) InVision
10 1 (0.12%) ProjectWise
10 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.94%) Magento
3 5 (0.58%) Eloqua
4 4 (0.47%) SDL Web 8
4 4 (0.47%) Unica
5 2 (0.23%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.23%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.12%) BigMachines
6 1 (0.12%) Data Workbench
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.12%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.12%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 30 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (3.27%) GitHub
3 20 (2.34%) Google Analytics
4 18 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (1.05%) Adobe Analytics
7 8 (0.94%) SaaS
8 4 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.47%) Google Apps
8 4 (0.47%) Yammer
9 3 (0.35%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.35%) Basecamp
9 3 (0.35%) Force.com
9 3 (0.35%) Google App Engine
9 3 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.23%) Boomi
10 2 (0.23%) Dropbox
10 2 (0.23%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.57%) Intranet
2 19 (2.22%) Internet
3 9 (1.05%) SNMP
4 8 (0.94%) DNS
4 8 (0.94%) Firewall
5 5 (0.58%) HTTP
6 3 (0.35%) DVB
6 3 (0.35%) LDAP
6 3 (0.35%) Network Security
6 3 (0.35%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.23%) Extranet
7 2 (0.23%) FTP
7 2 (0.23%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.23%) WebEx
7 2 (0.23%) Wireless
8 1 (0.12%) Avaya Modular Messaging
8 1 (0.12%) DEFINITY
8 1 (0.12%) NGN
8 1 (0.12%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.12%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (9.82%) SQL Server
2 50 (5.85%) MySQL
3 23 (2.69%) MongoDB
4 18 (2.11%) Relational Database
5 16 (1.87%) NoSQL
6 10 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (0.94%) Big Data
7 8 (0.94%) RDBMS
8 7 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (0.70%) Oracle Database
9 6 (0.70%) Redis
9 6 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.58%) DB2
10 5 (0.58%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.47%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 107 (12.51%) Git (software)
2 65 (7.60%) JIRA
3 39 (4.56%) Grunt
4 35 (4.09%) gulp
5 32 (3.74%) Maven
6 25 (2.92%) Jenkins
7 24 (2.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 23 (2.69%) Subversion
8 23 (2.69%) Visual Studio
9 16 (1.87%) Bower
9 16 (1.87%) Selenium
10 14 (1.64%) SoapUI
11 10 (1.17%) TeamCity
12 9 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (1.05%) Eclipse
13 8 (0.94%) NUnit
14 7 (0.82%) Ant
14 7 (0.82%) Karma Test Runner
15 6 (0.70%) Dreamweaver
15 6 (0.70%) JUnit
General
1 106 (12.40%) Finance
2 101 (11.81%) Marketing
3 87 (10.18%) Retail
4 55 (6.43%) Publishing
5 34 (3.98%) Banking
6 27 (3.16%) Advertising
7 22 (2.57%) Games
8 21 (2.46%) Telecoms
9 12 (1.40%) Automotive
9 12 (1.40%) Legal
9 12 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (1.29%) Law
11 9 (1.05%) Electronics
12 7 (0.82%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.58%) German Language
14 3 (0.35%) Back Office
14 3 (0.35%) Billing
14 3 (0.35%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.35%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 428 (50.06%) Developer
2 93 (10.88%) Architect
3 77 (9.01%) Analyst
4 74 (8.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 66 (7.72%) .NET Developer
6 50 (5.85%) Business Analyst
6 50 (5.85%) Project Manager
7 48 (5.61%) Web Developer
8 47 (5.50%) Java Developer
9 43 (5.03%) JavaScript Developer
10 40 (4.68%) ServiceNow Developer
11 39 (4.56%) C# Developer
12 34 (3.98%) Sitecore Developer
12 34 (3.98%) Solutions Architect
13 33 (3.86%) C# .NET Developer
13 33 (3.86%) Umbraco Developer
14 32 (3.74%) CMS Developer
15 31 (3.63%) Senior Developer
16 30 (3.51%) Digital Project Manager
17 29 (3.39%) Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 339 (39.65%) HTML
2 281 (32.87%) CSS
3 167 (19.53%) .NET
4 158 (18.48%) HTML5
5 145 (16.96%) jQuery
6 131 (15.32%) AngularJS
7 115 (13.45%) Web Services
8 105 (12.28%) CSS3
9 84 (9.82%) XML
10 76 (8.89%) ASP.NET
11 66 (7.72%) REST
12 64 (7.49%) Sass
13 54 (6.32%) Spring
14 53 (6.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 51 (5.96%) Node.js
16 49 (5.73%) Ajax
17 47 (5.50%) J2EE
18 41 (4.80%) LESS
18 41 (4.80%) SOAP
19 31 (3.63%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 131 (15.32%) User Experience
2 37 (4.33%) Mobile App
3 28 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (3.04%) Social Media
5 25 (2.92%) CMDB
5 25 (2.92%) Management Information System
6 24 (2.81%) Digital Media
7 20 (2.34%) Blog
7 20 (2.34%) iPad
8 14 (1.64%) Computer Science
9 9 (1.05%) Video on Demand
10 8 (0.94%) Copywriting
10 8 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (0.82%) Algorithms
11 7 (0.82%) Data Structures
11 7 (0.82%) e-Learning
11 7 (0.82%) FMCG
11 7 (0.82%) Virtual Team
12 6 (0.70%) iPhone
13 5 (0.58%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 62 (7.25%) Linux
2 33 (3.86%) Windows
3 24 (2.81%) Apple iOS
4 18 (2.11%) Android
5 14 (1.64%) Unix
6 13 (1.52%) Windows Server
7 9 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.47%) AIX
8 4 (0.47%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.23%) Solaris
11 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 341 (39.88%) Agile Software Development
2 275 (32.16%) Content Management
3 146 (17.08%) Web Development
4 136 (15.91%) Scrum
5 128 (14.97%) E-Commerce
6 116 (13.57%) MVC
7 104 (12.16%) TDD
8 102 (11.93%) Front End Development
9 76 (8.89%) Analytics
10 71 (8.30%) OO
11 60 (7.02%) CRM
12 54 (6.32%) Migration
13 52 (6.08%) Project Management
14 51 (5.96%) Responsive Web Design
15 43 (5.03%) Service Management
16 42 (4.91%) Stakeholder Management
17 41 (4.80%) BDD
17 41 (4.80%) ITIL
18 39 (4.56%) SEO
19 38 (4.44%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 352 (41.17%) JavaScript
2 155 (18.13%) Java
3 127 (14.85%) C#
4 91 (10.64%) PHP
5 74 (8.65%) SQL
6 31 (3.63%) Python
7 22 (2.57%) Groovy
8 17 (1.99%) Perl
9 14 (1.64%) Ruby
10 10 (1.17%) C
10 10 (1.17%) Objective-C
11 8 (0.94%) PowerShell
11 8 (0.94%) Scala
12 7 (0.82%) T-SQL
13 6 (0.70%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.47%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.47%) ES6
14 4 (0.47%) XPath
15 3 (0.35%) Apex Code
15 3 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (3.86%) Degree
2 13 (1.52%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.17%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.35%) ISEB
5 3 (0.35%) PMP
6 2 (0.23%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.23%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.12%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (0.12%) CCVP
7 1 (0.12%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.12%) ECDL
7 1 (0.12%) MCP
7 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.16%) QA
2 7 (0.82%) SLA
3 5 (0.58%) COBIT
3 5 (0.58%) WCAG
4 4 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.35%) SDET
6 2 (0.23%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (0.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.70%) Docker
3 2 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.94%) Puppet
3 4 (0.47%) Ansible
3 4 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.47%) TeamSite
4 2 (0.23%) Grafana
4 2 (0.23%) Kibana
4 2 (0.23%) logstash
4 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.23%) Piwik
4 2 (0.23%) StatsD
5 1 (0.12%) cPanel
5 1 (0.12%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.12%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 130 (15.20%) Adobe
2 109 (12.75%) Sitecore
3 59 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 52 (6.08%) ServiceNow
5 40 (4.68%) EPiServer
6 39 (4.56%) Google
7 37 (4.33%) Oracle
8 22 (2.57%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (1.52%) Atlassian
10 11 (1.29%) Zend
11 9 (1.05%) RedDot
11 9 (1.05%) SAP
12 7 (0.82%) MuleSoft
12 7 (0.82%) VMware
13 6 (0.70%) Apigee
13 6 (0.70%) Apple
13 6 (0.70%) hybris
14 5 (0.58%) AppDynamics
14 5 (0.58%) Ektron
15 4 (0.47%) CyberSource
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