The first table below looks at the demand for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Middlesex region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 27 24 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing CMS 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.79% 0.50% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.25% 4.17% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £380 - £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+3.16% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -24.05%
Application Platforms Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
32 24 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 12.70% 12.06% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 22
Average daily rate £380 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £351 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £454 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £19.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
CMS
South East

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMS across the Middlesex region.

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Middlesex region.

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

CMS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) ISDN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) RIP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) MGCP
2 1 (50.00%) SCCP
2 1 (50.00%) H.323
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) IVR
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ISDN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) RIP
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (50.00%) MGCP
1 1 (50.00%) SCCP
1 1 (50.00%) H.323
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ICM
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Voice Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Voice Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) IVR
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
1 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy