The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 153 92 94
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +2
Contract jobs citing CMS 121 201 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.32% 2.15% 1.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.19% 12.97% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 107 119
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £224 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £421 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £314
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 5
Median hourly rate £12.67 £38.83 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.37% +72.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £34.55 £20.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.09 £57.00 £114.00
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 South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1684 1550 1559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.41% 16.59% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1091 925 896
Median daily rate £415 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 61 72
Median hourly rate £14.50 £25.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.00% +47.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.30 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £52.50
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 the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

CMS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the South East 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
Berkshire -35 33 £300 -4.76% 8
Hampshire +3 21 £350 +4.47% 7
Oxfordshire -6 19 £400 +8.10% 5
West Sussex -12 19 £500 - 1
Surrey -20 11 £206 -41.07% 5
Middlesex +1 7 £300 -4.00%
Buckinghamshire -23 4 £343 -8.66% 7
East Sussex -2 3 £300 -13.04% 1
Kent -21 2 £323 +11.20% 4
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region with a requirement for CMS.

1 110 (41.83%) HTML
1 110 (41.83%) Content Management
2 100 (38.02%) CSS
3 90 (34.22%) JavaScript
4 71 (27.00%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (21.29%) E-Commerce
6 49 (18.63%) Web Development
7 47 (17.87%) jQuery
8 41 (15.59%) .NET
9 40 (15.21%) Java
10 39 (14.83%) Marketing
11 38 (14.45%) HTML5
12 37 (14.07%) PHP
13 36 (13.69%) Telecoms
14 35 (13.31%) C#
15 34 (12.93%) User Experience
16 31 (11.79%) SEO
16 31 (11.79%) CSS3
17 30 (11.41%) CRM
18 29 (11.03%) SQL
19 28 (10.65%) XML
20 27 (10.27%) Sitecore CMS
20 27 (10.27%) Sitecore
21 25 (9.51%) Microsoft
21 25 (9.51%) Service Management
22 24 (9.13%) Web Design
22 24 (9.13%) SQL Server
22 24 (9.13%) ITIL
23 23 (8.75%) Project Management
23 23 (8.75%) Analytics

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 27 (10.27%) Sitecore CMS
2 22 (8.37%) Drupal
3 19 (7.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 18 (6.84%) WordPress
5 13 (4.94%) SharePoint
5 13 (4.94%) Umbraco
6 12 (4.56%) IIS
7 10 (3.80%) Joomla!
8 8 (3.04%) Apache
9 7 (2.66%) Magnolia
9 7 (2.66%) Node.js
10 6 (2.28%) Alfresco
11 5 (1.90%) EPiServer CMS
12 4 (1.52%) ColdFusion
12 4 (1.52%) concrete5
12 4 (1.52%) IBM Notes
13 3 (1.14%) Apache Solr
13 3 (1.14%) ColdFusion MX
13 3 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (1.14%) JRun
Applications
1 21 (7.98%) Photoshop
2 17 (6.46%) MS Office
3 15 (5.70%) MS Excel
4 8 (3.04%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.14%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.76%) 3ds Max
6 2 (0.76%) GIMP
6 2 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.38%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.90%) Magento
2 2 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.38%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.42%) Google Analytics
2 7 (2.66%) Office 365
3 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.14%) Google Tag Manager
5 2 (0.76%) AdWords
5 2 (0.76%) MailChimp
5 2 (0.76%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.38%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.38%) GitHub
6 1 (0.38%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.38%) SaaS
6 1 (0.38%) SmartFocus
6 1 (0.38%) Trello
6 1 (0.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.28%) Internet
2 4 (1.52%) MPLS
3 3 (1.14%) Broadband
3 3 (1.14%) FTP
3 3 (1.14%) Intranet
4 2 (0.76%) ISDN
4 2 (0.76%) NGN
4 2 (0.76%) PBX
4 2 (0.76%) PSTN
4 2 (0.76%) VoIP
5 1 (0.38%) BGP
5 1 (0.38%) DOCSIS
5 1 (0.38%) Network Security
5 1 (0.38%) OSPF
5 1 (0.38%) RIP
5 1 (0.38%) SNMP
5 1 (0.38%) SSH
5 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.38%) Telnet
5 1 (0.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.13%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.70%) MySQL
3 5 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.14%) Couchbase
4 3 (1.14%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.14%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.76%) Big Data
5 2 (0.76%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (5.32%) Git (software)
1 14 (5.32%) Team Foundation Server
1 14 (5.32%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.28%) Dreamweaver
2 6 (2.28%) Subversion
3 5 (1.90%) Grunt
3 5 (1.90%) Selenium
4 4 (1.52%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.52%) JUnit
5 3 (1.14%) Ant
6 2 (0.76%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.38%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.38%) git-flow
7 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.38%) JIRA
7 1 (0.38%) Maven
7 1 (0.38%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.38%) TestNG
General
1 39 (14.83%) Marketing
2 36 (13.69%) Telecoms
3 20 (7.60%) Publishing
4 15 (5.70%) Retail
5 14 (5.32%) Finance
6 6 (2.28%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.90%) Automotive
8 4 (1.52%) German Language
8 4 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.14%) Back Office
10 2 (0.76%) Advertising
10 2 (0.76%) Banking
10 2 (0.76%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.76%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.76%) Polish Language
10 2 (0.76%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.38%) Billing
11 1 (0.38%) Czech Language
11 1 (0.38%) French Language
11 1 (0.38%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 94 (35.74%) Developer
2 32 (12.17%) Architect
3 20 (7.60%) .NET Developer
3 20 (7.60%) Service Desk Engineer
3 20 (7.60%) Web Developer
4 18 (6.84%) CMS Developer
5 16 (6.08%) Project Manager
6 15 (5.70%) Designer
6 15 (5.70%) JavaScript Developer
7 14 (5.32%) Analyst
7 14 (5.32%) HTML Developer
7 14 (5.32%) Telecoms Engineer
8 13 (4.94%) HTML CSS Developer
9 12 (4.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 11 (4.18%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (3.80%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (3.80%) C# Developer
11 10 (3.80%) Digital Project Manager
11 10 (3.80%) Web Manager
12 9 (3.42%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (41.83%) HTML
2 100 (38.02%) CSS
3 47 (17.87%) jQuery
4 41 (15.59%) .NET
5 38 (14.45%) HTML5
6 31 (11.79%) CSS3
7 28 (10.65%) XML
8 19 (7.22%) AngularJS
9 17 (6.46%) ASP.NET
10 16 (6.08%) J2EE
10 16 (6.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (4.56%) JSP
12 11 (4.18%) Ajax
12 11 (4.18%) Web Services
13 10 (3.80%) Apache Flex
13 10 (3.80%) XSLT
14 9 (3.42%) .NET Framework
15 8 (3.04%) Sass
16 6 (2.28%) JSON
16 6 (2.28%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.93%) User Experience
2 17 (6.46%) Management Information System
3 14 (5.32%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.80%) Social Media
5 8 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.04%) e-Learning
6 6 (2.28%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.28%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.90%) W3C
8 4 (1.52%) Statistics
9 3 (1.14%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.76%) BBC
10 2 (0.76%) Blog
10 2 (0.76%) CMDB
10 2 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.76%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.76%) Life Science
10 2 (0.76%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.76%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.37%) Windows
2 10 (3.80%) Linux
3 8 (3.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (2.66%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.14%) Android
5 3 (1.14%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.14%) Debian
6 2 (0.76%) CentOS
6 2 (0.76%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.76%) Unix
7 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (41.83%) Content Management
2 71 (27.00%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (21.29%) E-Commerce
4 49 (18.63%) Web Development
5 31 (11.79%) SEO
6 30 (11.41%) CRM
7 25 (9.51%) Service Management
8 24 (9.13%) ITIL
8 24 (9.13%) Web Design
9 23 (8.75%) Analytics
9 23 (8.75%) Project Management
10 22 (8.37%) Migration
11 21 (7.98%) Ticket Management
12 20 (7.60%) eTOM
12 20 (7.60%) Incident Management
13 19 (7.22%) Front End Development
13 19 (7.22%) Workflow
14 16 (6.08%) MVC
14 16 (6.08%) Scrum
14 16 (6.08%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 90 (34.22%) JavaScript
2 40 (15.21%) Java
3 37 (14.07%) PHP
4 35 (13.31%) C#
5 29 (11.03%) SQL
6 13 (4.94%) C++
7 5 (1.90%) ActionScript
7 5 (1.90%) Python
7 5 (1.90%) Ruby
8 3 (1.14%) C
8 3 (1.14%) Objective-C
8 3 (1.14%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.76%) Apple Swift
9 2 (0.76%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.76%) VB
10 1 (0.38%) ES6
10 1 (0.38%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.38%) Scala
10 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (6.46%) Degree
2 4 (1.52%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.14%) Avaya Certification
4 2 (0.76%) CITP
4 2 (0.76%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.76%) PMP
5 1 (0.38%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.80%) QA
2 4 (1.52%) SLA
3 2 (0.76%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.38%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 5 (1.90%) TeamSite
2 2 (0.76%) cPanel
Vendors
1 27 (10.27%) Sitecore
2 25 (9.51%) Microsoft
3 22 (8.37%) hybris
4 17 (6.46%) Adobe
5 16 (6.08%) Huawei
6 14 (5.32%) Google
7 13 (4.94%) FatWire
8 9 (3.42%) EPiServer
9 7 (2.66%) SAP
10 6 (2.28%) Oracle
11 5 (1.90%) Avaya
11 5 (1.90%) Zend
12 4 (1.52%) Lotus
13 3 (1.14%) Endeca
13 3 (1.14%) IBM
13 3 (1.14%) Perforce
13 3 (1.14%) TIBCO
13 3 (1.14%) Verint
13 3 (1.14%) WSO2
14 2 (0.76%) ServiceNow
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