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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 113 99 87
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -12
Contract jobs citing CMS 436 469 524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.06% 2.21% 2.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.02% 11.55% 12.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 346 372
Average daily rate £400 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 2
Average hourly rate £37.46 £23.50 £16.46
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.39% +42.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.87 £16.00 £16.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.60 £16.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.58 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+62.18% +25.10%
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
3955 4059 4140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.68% 19.14% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2767 2817 2787
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 80 76
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.15 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.50 £35.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 11 February 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
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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -14 54 £395 -0.62% 29
Bromley -1 7 £325 -
Westminster - 6 £428 - 1
Ealing -2 4 - -
Canary Wharf - 4 £398 -
Croydon - 2 £399 -
Enfield +5 1 £175 -
Hammersmith +3 1 £275 -8.33% 1
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 392 (41.26%) JavaScript
2 382 (40.21%) HTML
3 328 (34.53%) CSS
4 310 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
5 280 (29.47%) Content Management
6 179 (18.84%) jQuery
7 162 (17.05%) .NET
8 147 (15.47%) E-Commerce
8 147 (15.47%) Adobe
9 143 (15.05%) HTML5
10 133 (14.00%) Java
11 127 (13.37%) C#
12 125 (13.16%) Finance
13 124 (13.05%) Web Services
14 122 (12.84%) PHP
15 120 (12.63%) Marketing
16 118 (12.42%) Scrum
17 115 (12.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 108 (11.37%) MVC
19 107 (11.26%) TDD
20 106 (11.16%) Front End Development
21 104 (10.95%) User Experience
22 102 (10.74%) Drupal
23 99 (10.42%) ASP.NET
23 99 (10.42%) Sitecore CMS
23 99 (10.42%) Sitecore
24 92 (9.68%) Project Management
25 86 (9.05%) CSS3
26 84 (8.84%) AngularJS
27 83 (8.74%) Publishing

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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
1 115 (12.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 102 (10.74%) Drupal
3 99 (10.42%) Sitecore CMS
4 74 (7.79%) Umbraco
5 70 (7.37%) WordPress
6 47 (4.95%) Apache
7 40 (4.21%) Node.js
8 38 (4.00%) SharePoint
9 21 (2.21%) IIS
10 16 (1.68%) Alfresco
10 16 (1.68%) Joomla!
11 13 (1.37%) EPiServer CMS
12 11 (1.16%) Apache Solr
12 11 (1.16%) nginx
13 10 (1.05%) Kentico
13 10 (1.05%) Mule
13 10 (1.05%) WebSphere
14 9 (0.95%) Magnolia
15 8 (0.84%) ExpressionEngine
15 8 (0.84%) Liferay
Applications
1 72 (7.58%) Photoshop
2 23 (2.42%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.42%) MS Office
3 10 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (0.95%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.63%) Fireworks
7 5 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.53%) InDesign
8 4 (0.42%) MS Project
8 4 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.21%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.21%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 14 (1.47%) Magento
1 14 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.42%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.32%) SDL Web 8
5 2 (0.21%) Fredhopper
5 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.21%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.11%) BigMachines
6 1 (0.11%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.11%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.11%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 48 (5.05%) Google Analytics
2 29 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (2.42%) GitHub
4 13 (1.37%) Taleo
5 9 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (0.63%) MailChimp
8 5 (0.53%) Adobe Analytics
8 5 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.53%) Yammer
9 4 (0.42%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.42%) SaaS
10 3 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.21%) Basecamp
11 2 (0.21%) Heroku
11 2 (0.21%) Office 365
11 2 (0.21%) Pure360
11 2 (0.21%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.74%) Intranet
2 24 (2.53%) Internet
3 11 (1.16%) HTTP
4 8 (0.84%) SNMP
5 7 (0.74%) FTP
6 6 (0.63%) LDAP
7 5 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.42%) DNS
8 4 (0.42%) LAN
8 4 (0.42%) WAN
9 3 (0.32%) SSL
9 3 (0.32%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.32%) Wireless
10 2 (0.21%) Extranet
10 2 (0.21%) Firewall
10 2 (0.21%) H.323
10 2 (0.21%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.21%) Network Security
10 2 (0.21%) SMTP
11 1 (0.11%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (7.79%) SQL Server
2 64 (6.74%) MySQL
3 26 (2.74%) NoSQL
4 23 (2.42%) MongoDB
5 17 (1.79%) Relational Database
6 13 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (1.16%) Redis
7 11 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (1.05%) Big Data
9 9 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (0.84%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (0.53%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.53%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.42%) CouchDB
13 4 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (0.32%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 80 (8.42%) Git (software)
2 47 (4.95%) JIRA
3 35 (3.68%) Subversion
4 32 (3.37%) Visual Studio
5 26 (2.74%) Selenium
6 23 (2.42%) Maven
7 17 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (1.47%) Jenkins
9 12 (1.26%) TeamCity
10 10 (1.05%) Cucumber
10 10 (1.05%) Hudson
11 9 (0.95%) Dreamweaver
11 9 (0.95%) Grunt
11 9 (0.95%) JUnit
12 8 (0.84%) Eclipse
12 8 (0.84%) WebDriver
12 8 (0.84%) Xcode
13 6 (0.63%) Karma Test Runner
13 6 (0.63%) Mockito
14 5 (0.53%) gulp
General
1 125 (13.16%) Finance
2 120 (12.63%) Marketing
3 83 (8.74%) Publishing
4 58 (6.11%) Retail
5 38 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 37 (3.89%) Banking
7 30 (3.16%) Advertising
8 19 (2.00%) Automotive
9 15 (1.58%) Legal
9 15 (1.58%) Manufacturing
10 14 (1.47%) Electronics
11 12 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (1.05%) Games
12 10 (1.05%) Law
13 6 (0.63%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.63%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.42%) Back Office
15 2 (0.21%) German Language
15 2 (0.21%) Local Government
15 2 (0.21%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 459 (48.32%) Developer
2 100 (10.53%) Analyst
3 82 (8.63%) Architect
4 81 (8.53%) Project Manager
5 76 (8.00%) .NET Developer
5 76 (8.00%) Web Developer
6 74 (7.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 64 (6.74%) Business Analyst
8 55 (5.79%) C# Developer
9 52 (5.47%) CMS Developer
9 52 (5.47%) JavaScript Developer
9 52 (5.47%) Senior Developer
10 50 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
10 50 (5.26%) PHP Developer
11 49 (5.16%) HTML Developer
12 48 (5.05%) Java Developer
13 40 (4.21%) ServiceNow Developer
14 37 (3.89%) HTML CSS Developer
15 32 (3.37%) Web Manager
16 31 (3.26%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 382 (40.21%) HTML
2 328 (34.53%) CSS
3 179 (18.84%) jQuery
4 162 (17.05%) .NET
5 143 (15.05%) HTML5
6 124 (13.05%) Web Services
7 99 (10.42%) ASP.NET
8 86 (9.05%) CSS3
9 84 (8.84%) AngularJS
10 72 (7.58%) XML
11 56 (5.89%) J2EE
12 52 (5.47%) REST
13 51 (5.37%) Ajax
14 48 (5.05%) ASP.NET MVC
15 46 (4.84%) SOAP
16 45 (4.74%) Sass
17 36 (3.79%) .NET Framework
18 32 (3.37%) RESTful
19 31 (3.26%) Spring
20 30 (3.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 104 (10.95%) User Experience
2 33 (3.47%) Mobile App
3 28 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 25 (2.63%) Social Media
5 17 (1.79%) iPad
6 16 (1.68%) Digital Media
7 12 (1.26%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.05%) FMCG
8 10 (1.05%) iPhone
9 9 (0.95%) Blog
9 9 (0.95%) CMDB
9 9 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.74%) Graphic Design
11 6 (0.63%) Copywriting
11 6 (0.63%) Data Structures
11 6 (0.63%) e-Learning
11 6 (0.63%) Taxonomies
11 6 (0.63%) Wiki
12 5 (0.53%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 50 (5.26%) Linux
2 26 (2.74%) Unix
3 20 (2.11%) Apple iOS
3 20 (2.11%) Windows
4 13 (1.37%) Android
5 11 (1.16%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.11%) AIX
7 1 (0.11%) CentOS
7 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
2 280 (29.47%) Content Management
3 147 (15.47%) E-Commerce
4 118 (12.42%) Scrum
5 108 (11.37%) MVC
6 107 (11.26%) TDD
7 106 (11.16%) Front End Development
8 92 (9.68%) Project Management
9 77 (8.11%) Analytics
10 73 (7.68%) OO
11 72 (7.58%) Web Development
12 61 (6.42%) SEO
13 55 (5.79%) Digital Marketing
14 53 (5.58%) BDD
15 47 (4.95%) ITIL
16 45 (4.74%) Stakeholder Management
17 42 (4.42%) CRM
17 42 (4.42%) Waterfall
18 40 (4.21%) Workflow
19 39 (4.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 392 (41.26%) JavaScript
2 133 (14.00%) Java
3 127 (13.37%) C#
4 122 (12.84%) PHP
5 72 (7.58%) SQL
6 29 (3.05%) Python
7 16 (1.68%) Perl
8 14 (1.47%) T-SQL
9 13 (1.37%) Ruby
10 10 (1.05%) Groovy
10 10 (1.05%) PowerShell
11 9 (0.95%) Objective-C
12 5 (0.53%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.42%) C++
13 4 (0.42%) PHP 5
13 4 (0.42%) VBScript
14 3 (0.32%) C
14 3 (0.32%) CFML
14 3 (0.32%) VB
15 2 (0.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 47 (4.95%) Degree
2 11 (1.16%) Security Cleared
3 9 (0.95%) PMI Certification
3 9 (0.95%) PMP
4 5 (0.53%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.32%) CAPM
6 2 (0.21%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.21%) ISEB
6 2 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.11%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.11%) MCAD
7 1 (0.11%) MCSA
7 1 (0.11%) MCSD
7 1 (0.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.89%) QA
2 6 (0.63%) WCAG
3 4 (0.42%) SLA
4 3 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.21%) COBIT
5 2 (0.21%) SDET
6 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.11%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (0.32%) Docker
2 2 (0.21%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.11%) Varnish
3 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (0.42%) Puppet
2 3 (0.32%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (0.32%) OpenSSO
2 3 (0.32%) TeamSite
3 2 (0.21%) Ansible
3 2 (0.21%) cPanel
4 1 (0.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.11%) Kibana
4 1 (0.11%) logstash
Vendors
1 147 (15.47%) Adobe
2 99 (10.42%) Sitecore
3 70 (7.37%) ServiceNow
4 64 (6.74%) Google
5 54 (5.68%) Microsoft
6 34 (3.58%) Oracle
7 32 (3.37%) EPiServer
8 17 (1.79%) SAP
9 16 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
10 14 (1.47%) hybris
10 14 (1.47%) Zend
11 10 (1.05%) Apple
12 9 (0.95%) Twitter
13 7 (0.74%) ATG
13 7 (0.74%) HP
14 5 (0.53%) Facebook
14 5 (0.53%) IBM
14 5 (0.53%) Interwoven
14 5 (0.53%) RedDot
15 4 (0.42%) Apigee
London
Stott & May
Rate: £70 - £85 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
North West London
Jonothan Bosworth
Rate: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum Unlimited Leave, Pension, Life Insurance
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £525 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £12 - £15 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venn Group
Posted: Yesterday
London
Networkers PLC
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stott & May
Rate: £80 - £100 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Islington Council
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £250 - £325 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £430.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £430.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £430.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 7 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £475 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
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Talent Point
Rate: £475.00 - £550 per day + 24 month programme
Posted: 8 days ago
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Vivid Resourcing
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Posted: 8 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
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Resource partners Ltd
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City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
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Rate: competitive
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Computer Futures
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