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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 128 99 83
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -16
Contract jobs citing CMS 427 469 586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.97% 2.12% 2.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.69% 10.93% 13.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 328 437
Median daily rate £420 £373 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.75% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £314
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 8
Median hourly rate £12.75 £22.18 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.51% +24.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £16.13 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.35 £48.75 £24.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-68.75% +77.77%
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
4407 4292 4221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.34% 19.38% 18.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3206 2880 2938
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 109 65
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £13.02 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.48 £35.00 £30.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.63 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -6 59 £400 +14.28% 26
Bromley - 8 £325 -
Feltham +4 5 £528 +35.38%
Croydon -9 5 £399 +53.36%
Hammersmith -1 2 £475 +90.00%
Westminster -12 2 £428 +25.73%
Greenford - 2 - -
Docklands, London +7 1 - -
Harrow - 1 £460 -
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 364 (41.55%) JavaScript
2 341 (38.93%) HTML
3 314 (35.84%) Agile Software Development
4 288 (32.88%) CSS
5 253 (28.88%) Content Management
6 176 (20.09%) .NET
7 154 (17.58%) jQuery
8 144 (16.44%) Web Development
9 143 (16.32%) HTML5
10 140 (15.98%) E-Commerce
11 135 (15.41%) Java
12 134 (15.30%) C#
13 127 (14.50%) Scrum
14 122 (13.93%) MVC
15 120 (13.70%) User Experience
16 118 (13.47%) Web Services
17 114 (13.01%) Adobe
18 110 (12.56%) Sitecore CMS
18 110 (12.56%) Sitecore
19 106 (12.10%) AngularJS
20 105 (11.99%) TDD
21 104 (11.87%) PHP
22 101 (11.53%) Finance
23 100 (11.42%) Marketing
24 97 (11.07%) Git (software)
25 95 (10.84%) CSS3
25 95 (10.84%) Front End Development
26 94 (10.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
27 87 (9.93%) XML
28 84 (9.59%) 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
1 110 (12.56%) Sitecore CMS
2 94 (10.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 70 (7.99%) Umbraco
4 64 (7.31%) Drupal
5 58 (6.62%) WordPress
6 57 (6.51%) Apache
7 40 (4.57%) Node.js
8 36 (4.11%) SharePoint
9 35 (4.00%) IIS
10 21 (2.40%) Mule
11 19 (2.17%) Apache Solr
12 17 (1.94%) nginx
13 16 (1.83%) Tomcat
14 15 (1.71%) Confluence
14 15 (1.71%) EPiServer CMS
15 13 (1.48%) WebSphere
16 12 (1.37%) Alfresco
16 12 (1.37%) Joomla!
17 9 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
18 8 (0.91%) JBoss
Applications
1 55 (6.28%) Photoshop
2 37 (4.22%) MS Office
3 27 (3.08%) MS Excel
4 12 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.80%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.57%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.46%) MS Project
8 4 (0.46%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.11%) FrameMaker
9 1 (0.11%) GIMP
9 1 (0.11%) InDesign
9 1 (0.11%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 16 (1.83%) Magento
2 11 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.68%) Eloqua
4 4 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.46%) SDL Web 8
4 4 (0.46%) Unica
5 3 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.23%) BigMachines
6 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.23%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.23%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.11%) Data Workbench
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.11%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 33 (3.77%) GitHub
2 29 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (2.97%) Google Analytics
4 20 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.80%) Adobe Analytics
7 6 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.46%) MailChimp
8 4 (0.46%) Yammer
9 3 (0.34%) SaaS
10 2 (0.23%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.23%) Basecamp
10 2 (0.23%) Heroku
10 2 (0.23%) Office 365
10 2 (0.23%) Pure360
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.31%) Intranet
2 22 (2.51%) Internet
3 10 (1.14%) SNMP
4 8 (0.91%) Firewall
4 8 (0.91%) FTP
5 7 (0.80%) DNS
6 5 (0.57%) LDAP
7 4 (0.46%) HTTP
8 3 (0.34%) Extranet
8 3 (0.34%) SSL
9 2 (0.23%) DVB
9 2 (0.23%) H.323
9 2 (0.23%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.23%) LAN
9 2 (0.23%) Network Security
9 2 (0.23%) SMTP
9 2 (0.23%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.23%) WAN
10 1 (0.11%) Skype
10 1 (0.11%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (9.59%) SQL Server
2 58 (6.62%) MySQL
3 28 (3.20%) MongoDB
4 21 (2.40%) NoSQL
5 15 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (1.60%) Redis
6 14 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (1.48%) Relational Database
8 9 (1.03%) Big Data
8 9 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (0.68%) Hadoop
9 6 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (0.46%) CouchDB
10 4 (0.46%) DB2
10 4 (0.46%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.34%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.34%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 97 (11.07%) Git (software)
2 55 (6.28%) JIRA
3 28 (3.20%) Grunt
4 24 (2.74%) Subversion
5 22 (2.51%) gulp
5 22 (2.51%) Maven
6 18 (2.05%) Jenkins
6 18 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (1.83%) Selenium
7 16 (1.83%) Visual Studio
8 14 (1.60%) SoapUI
9 11 (1.26%) Dreamweaver
9 11 (1.26%) Eclipse
10 10 (1.14%) TeamCity
11 9 (1.03%) Karma Test Runner
11 9 (1.03%) NUnit
12 8 (0.91%) Bower
13 7 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 7 (0.80%) Xcode
14 6 (0.68%) Ant
General
1 101 (11.53%) Finance
2 100 (11.42%) Marketing
3 77 (8.79%) Retail
4 65 (7.42%) Publishing
5 37 (4.22%) Banking
6 27 (3.08%) Telecoms
7 23 (2.63%) Advertising
8 17 (1.94%) Legal
9 15 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
10 14 (1.60%) Games
11 13 (1.48%) Automotive
11 13 (1.48%) Law
12 9 (1.03%) Electronics
13 5 (0.57%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.46%) Billing
14 4 (0.46%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.34%) German Language
15 3 (0.34%) Welsh Language
16 2 (0.23%) Dutch Language
16 2 (0.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 423 (48.29%) Developer
2 101 (11.53%) Architect
3 95 (10.84%) Analyst
4 70 (7.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 67 (7.65%) .NET Developer
6 60 (6.85%) Web Developer
7 58 (6.62%) Business Analyst
8 50 (5.71%) Project Manager
9 46 (5.25%) JavaScript Developer
9 46 (5.25%) Senior Developer
10 44 (5.02%) C# Developer
10 44 (5.02%) Java Developer
11 41 (4.68%) C# .NET Developer
12 38 (4.34%) Sitecore Developer
12 38 (4.34%) Solutions Architect
13 35 (4.00%) ServiceNow Developer
14 34 (3.88%) CMS Developer
14 34 (3.88%) PHP Developer
15 31 (3.54%) Digital Project Manager
16 30 (3.42%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 341 (38.93%) HTML
2 288 (32.88%) CSS
3 176 (20.09%) .NET
4 154 (17.58%) jQuery
5 143 (16.32%) HTML5
6 118 (13.47%) Web Services
7 106 (12.10%) AngularJS
8 95 (10.84%) CSS3
9 87 (9.93%) XML
10 76 (8.68%) ASP.NET
11 68 (7.76%) REST
12 57 (6.51%) Sass
13 46 (5.25%) Spring
14 45 (5.14%) Ajax
14 45 (5.14%) J2EE
15 43 (4.91%) SOAP
16 37 (4.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 34 (3.88%) .NET Framework
18 32 (3.65%) ASP.NET MVC
18 32 (3.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 120 (13.70%) User Experience
2 43 (4.91%) Mobile App
3 29 (3.31%) Management Information System
4 28 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (2.97%) Computer Science
6 25 (2.85%) iPad
6 25 (2.85%) Social Media
7 21 (2.40%) CMDB
8 18 (2.05%) Digital Media
9 16 (1.83%) Blog
10 10 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (1.03%) iPhone
12 8 (0.91%) Data Structures
12 8 (0.91%) Video on Demand
13 7 (0.80%) Algorithms
14 6 (0.68%) Copywriting
14 6 (0.68%) Wiki
15 5 (0.57%) FMCG
15 5 (0.57%) Taxonomies
15 5 (0.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 57 (6.51%) Linux
2 37 (4.22%) Windows
3 25 (2.85%) Apple iOS
4 23 (2.63%) Unix
5 16 (1.83%) Android
6 12 (1.37%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.46%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.34%) AIX
9 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.23%) Solaris
10 2 (0.23%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (35.84%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (28.88%) Content Management
3 144 (16.44%) Web Development
4 140 (15.98%) E-Commerce
5 127 (14.50%) Scrum
6 122 (13.93%) MVC
7 105 (11.99%) TDD
8 95 (10.84%) Front End Development
9 80 (9.13%) OO
10 78 (8.90%) Analytics
11 61 (6.96%) CRM
12 57 (6.51%) Project Management
13 53 (6.05%) ITIL
14 52 (5.94%) Migration
15 48 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
16 47 (5.37%) BDD
17 40 (4.57%) SEO
17 40 (4.57%) Service Management
18 38 (4.34%) ITSM
18 38 (4.34%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 364 (41.55%) JavaScript
2 135 (15.41%) Java
3 134 (15.30%) C#
4 104 (11.87%) PHP
5 80 (9.13%) SQL
6 34 (3.88%) Python
7 18 (2.05%) Groovy
7 18 (2.05%) Perl
8 15 (1.71%) Ruby
9 11 (1.26%) Objective-C
10 10 (1.14%) PowerShell
11 9 (1.03%) T-SQL
12 8 (0.91%) C
13 6 (0.68%) C++
13 6 (0.68%) VB.NET
14 5 (0.57%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.57%) VB
14 5 (0.57%) VBScript
15 4 (0.46%) Apple Swift
15 4 (0.46%) Scala
Qualifications
1 47 (5.37%) Degree
2 13 (1.48%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.14%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (0.57%) PMI Certification
4 5 (0.57%) PMP
5 4 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.11%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (0.11%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.11%) CAPM
7 1 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.11%) ECDL
7 1 (0.11%) ISEB
7 1 (0.11%) MCAD
7 1 (0.11%) MCP
7 1 (0.11%) MCSA
7 1 (0.11%) MCSD
7 1 (0.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.08%) QA
2 9 (1.03%) SLA
3 8 (0.91%) WCAG
4 7 (0.80%) COBIT
5 5 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.11%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (0.80%) Docker
1 7 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.68%) Puppet
3 5 (0.57%) TeamSite
4 3 (0.34%) Ansible
5 2 (0.23%) cPanel
5 2 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.23%) Kibana
5 2 (0.23%) logstash
5 2 (0.23%) Piwik
6 1 (0.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.11%) Grafana
6 1 (0.11%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (0.11%) SafeCom
6 1 (0.11%) StatsD
Vendors
1 114 (13.01%) Adobe
2 110 (12.56%) Sitecore
3 74 (8.45%) Microsoft
4 49 (5.59%) ServiceNow
5 43 (4.91%) Google
6 32 (3.65%) Oracle
7 28 (3.20%) EPiServer
8 19 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
8 19 (2.17%) Zend
9 12 (1.37%) RedDot
10 11 (1.26%) hybris
11 9 (1.03%) Apple
12 8 (0.91%) Twitter
13 7 (0.80%) VMware
14 6 (0.68%) MuleSoft
14 6 (0.68%) SAP
15 5 (0.57%) AppDynamics
15 5 (0.57%) Atlassian
15 5 (0.57%) Interwoven
15 5 (0.57%) TIBCO
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