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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 155 116 93
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -23
Contract jobs citing CMS 92 167 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.20% 1.75% 1.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.27% 9.83% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 80 129
Median daily rate £381 £381 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £366 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +12.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 9
Median hourly rate £33.25 £16.25 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.61% -24.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.65 £13.08 £15.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.85 £57.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £19.19 £16.29
% change year-on-year
-1.81% +17.77%
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
1265 1699 1714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.56% 17.82% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 723 1021 992
Median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £521 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 56 65
Median hourly rate £34.00 £16.64 £19.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.32% -13.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £11.62 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £37.82 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Hampshire +32 26 £225 -33.33% 7
Berkshire -35 22 £345 -8.00% 17
West Sussex -12 10 £400 -11.11% 2
Surrey +16 9 £425 +25.92% 7
Buckinghamshire +3 9 £450 +59.29% 1
Oxfordshire -1 6 £500 -9.09% 2
East Sussex +7 3 £175 -45.09% 4
Kent +1 2 £325 +18.18% 2
Middlesex - 2 £528 -
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 139 (48.10%) HTML
2 119 (41.18%) CSS
3 111 (38.41%) Content Management
4 95 (32.87%) Agile Software Development
5 90 (31.14%) .NET
6 88 (30.45%) JavaScript
7 67 (23.18%) C#
8 66 (22.84%) XML
8 66 (22.84%) HTML5
9 65 (22.49%) ASP.NET
10 59 (20.42%) Sitecore CMS
10 59 (20.42%) Sitecore
11 50 (17.30%) SQL Server
11 50 (17.30%) Marketing
12 42 (14.53%) Scrum
12 42 (14.53%) User Experience
13 41 (14.19%) SQL
13 41 (14.19%) Web Services
14 40 (13.84%) Project Management
15 39 (13.49%) Web Development
16 36 (12.46%) SEO
17 35 (12.11%) jQuery
18 33 (11.42%) AngularJS
19 28 (9.69%) E-Commerce
19 28 (9.69%) Management Information System
19 28 (9.69%) CSS3
20 27 (9.34%) Finance
20 27 (9.34%) Adobe
21 26 (9.00%) Responsive Web Design
22 25 (8.65%) 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 59 (20.42%) Sitecore CMS
2 25 (8.65%) Umbraco
3 18 (6.23%) WordPress
4 14 (4.84%) IIS
5 12 (4.15%) Joomla!
6 11 (3.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 10 (3.46%) Drupal
8 8 (2.77%) SharePoint
9 6 (2.08%) MS Exchange
10 4 (1.38%) EPiServer CMS
11 2 (0.69%) Apache
11 2 (0.69%) DNN
11 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.69%) Kentico
11 2 (0.69%) Sitefinity
11 2 (0.69%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.69%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.35%) JBoss
12 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.84%) MS Office
3 9 (3.11%) Photoshop
4 7 (2.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.04%) InDesign
6 2 (0.69%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (0.69%) InVision
6 2 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.69%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.69%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.38%) Sage X3
2 2 (0.69%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.69%) SAP FS
3 1 (0.35%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.35%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.35%) Magento
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.35%) Sprinklr
3 1 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.42%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 4 (1.38%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.35%) GitHub
4 1 (0.35%) PaaS
4 1 (0.35%) SaaS
4 1 (0.35%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.23%) Intranet
2 6 (2.08%) HTTP
2 6 (2.08%) LDAP
3 4 (1.38%) Internet
3 4 (1.38%) SSL
3 4 (1.38%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.04%) Skype
5 2 (0.69%) BGP
5 2 (0.69%) DNS
5 2 (0.69%) DOCSIS
5 2 (0.69%) LAN
5 2 (0.69%) MPLS
5 2 (0.69%) OSPF
5 2 (0.69%) RIP
5 2 (0.69%) SNMP
5 2 (0.69%) SSH
5 2 (0.69%) Telnet
5 2 (0.69%) VPN
5 2 (0.69%) WAN
5 2 (0.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (17.30%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 7 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.42%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.73%) Couchbase
6 3 (1.04%) MySQL
6 3 (1.04%) Redis
6 3 (1.04%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (6.23%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (4.15%) Selenium
4 8 (2.77%) gulp
5 7 (2.42%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.08%) Maven
6 6 (2.08%) Rational DOORS
7 5 (1.73%) Ant
7 5 (1.73%) Apache Ivy
7 5 (1.73%) Bitbucket
7 5 (1.73%) Gradle
7 5 (1.73%) JMeter
7 5 (1.73%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.38%) eggPlant
8 4 (1.38%) git-flow
9 3 (1.04%) JIRA
9 3 (1.04%) JUnit
9 3 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (1.04%) Subversion
9 3 (1.04%) TeamCity
General
1 50 (17.30%) Marketing
2 27 (9.34%) Finance
3 15 (5.19%) Publishing
4 11 (3.81%) Retail
5 10 (3.46%) Legal
6 6 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.73%) Advertising
7 5 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.38%) Automotive
9 3 (1.04%) Banking
9 3 (1.04%) German Language
10 2 (0.69%) Back Office
10 2 (0.69%) French Language
10 2 (0.69%) Games
11 1 (0.35%) Billing
11 1 (0.35%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.35%) Local Government
11 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 140 (48.44%) Developer
2 36 (12.46%) Sitecore Developer
3 32 (11.07%) CMS Developer
4 30 (10.38%) Analyst
5 28 (9.69%) .NET Developer
6 25 (8.65%) Project Manager
7 19 (6.57%) Designer
7 19 (6.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 19 (6.57%) ServiceNow Developer
8 16 (5.54%) Web Developer
9 14 (4.84%) Architect
9 14 (4.84%) HTML Developer
10 13 (4.50%) JavaScript Developer
10 13 (4.50%) Web Manager
11 12 (4.15%) Angular Developer
11 12 (4.15%) Business Analyst
11 12 (4.15%) Consultant
11 12 (4.15%) Digital Project Manager
12 10 (3.46%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (3.46%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (48.10%) HTML
2 119 (41.18%) CSS
3 90 (31.14%) .NET
4 66 (22.84%) HTML5
4 66 (22.84%) XML
5 65 (22.49%) ASP.NET
6 41 (14.19%) Web Services
7 35 (12.11%) jQuery
8 33 (11.42%) AngularJS
9 28 (9.69%) CSS3
10 18 (6.23%) Sass
11 16 (5.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (4.84%) .NET Framework
12 14 (4.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 14 (4.84%) LINQ
12 14 (4.84%) LINQ to SQL
13 11 (3.81%) JSON
13 11 (3.81%) WCF
14 9 (3.11%) REST
15 8 (2.77%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.53%) User Experience
2 28 (9.69%) Management Information System
3 17 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.19%) CMDB
5 14 (4.84%) N-Tier
6 10 (3.46%) Driving Licence
7 9 (3.11%) Statistics
7 9 (3.11%) Visualisation
8 8 (2.77%) Social Media
9 7 (2.42%) Animation
9 7 (2.42%) Blog
10 6 (2.08%) Copywriting
10 6 (2.08%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.04%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.69%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.69%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.69%) iPad
12 2 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.69%) Video Editing
12 2 (0.69%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.42%) Windows
2 6 (2.08%) Windows 10
2 6 (2.08%) Windows 7
3 4 (1.38%) Unix
3 4 (1.38%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.69%) Android
4 2 (0.69%) Linux
4 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (38.41%) Content Management
2 95 (32.87%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (14.53%) Scrum
4 40 (13.84%) Project Management
5 39 (13.49%) Web Development
6 36 (12.46%) SEO
7 28 (9.69%) E-Commerce
8 26 (9.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 25 (8.65%) Analytics
10 24 (8.30%) Front End Development
10 24 (8.30%) MVC
11 22 (7.61%) Digital Marketing
12 21 (7.27%) OOP
13 19 (6.57%) Kanban
13 19 (6.57%) Workflow
14 17 (5.88%) Migration
15 16 (5.54%) Automated Testing
16 15 (5.19%) DevOps
17 13 (4.50%) OWASP
17 13 (4.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 88 (30.45%) JavaScript
2 67 (23.18%) C#
3 41 (14.19%) SQL
4 24 (8.30%) VB.NET
5 18 (6.23%) Java
6 9 (3.11%) PHP
7 7 (2.42%) Python
8 6 (2.08%) C++
8 6 (2.08%) Ruby
9 5 (1.73%) Groovy
9 5 (1.73%) VBScript
10 1 (0.35%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (6.92%) Degree
2 7 (2.42%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (1.73%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.69%) CCDE
5 2 (0.69%) CCIE
5 2 (0.69%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.69%) ISEB
5 2 (0.69%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.69%) MBA
6 1 (0.35%) APMP
6 1 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.57%) QA
2 17 (5.88%) SLA
3 2 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.69%) SDET
4 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.35%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (2.42%) TeamSite
2 3 (1.04%) Ansible
3 2 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.69%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 59 (20.42%) Sitecore
2 27 (9.34%) Adobe
3 21 (7.27%) Microsoft
3 21 (7.27%) ServiceNow
4 14 (4.84%) EPiServer
5 11 (3.81%) Rackspace
6 10 (3.46%) Avaya
7 9 (3.11%) Google
8 8 (2.77%) Ektron
9 7 (2.42%) CA
10 6 (2.08%) BMC
10 6 (2.08%) HP
10 6 (2.08%) Twitter
11 5 (1.73%) SAP
11 5 (1.73%) Xamarin
12 4 (1.38%) Apple
12 4 (1.38%) Cisco
12 4 (1.38%) HEAT Software
12 4 (1.38%) Oracle
12 4 (1.38%) Sage
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