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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 106 119 116
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Contract jobs citing CMS 166 157 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.99% 1.59% 1.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.32% 8.26% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 84 90
Median daily rate £380 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £328 £305
% change year-on-year
+16.03% +7.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 5
Median hourly rate £21.87 £40.15 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.52% +111.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.17 £15.55 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £57.50 £30.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.47 £36.67 £18.78
% change year-on-year
-44.18% +95.28%
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
1608 1900 1661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.30% 19.23% 17.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 983 1148 892
Median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 64 74
Median hourly rate £36.00 £18.68 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.71% +9.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £41.26 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

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 25 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

CMS Hourly Rate Histogram 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 25 September 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 +36 55 £384 +27.91% 5
Berkshire -16 31 £365 +21.66% 3
Buckinghamshire +25 20 £370 +23.33% 5
West Sussex +6 20 £320 -28.88%
Surrey +20 19 £413 +26.92% 12
Oxfordshire -3 8 £400 +37.93% 4
East Sussex -2 6 £350 +40.00% 1
Middlesex - 5 £528 - 1
Kent -6 2 - - 2
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 161 (51.44%) HTML
2 137 (43.77%) CSS
3 131 (41.85%) Content Management
4 103 (32.91%) JavaScript
5 96 (30.67%) Agile Software Development
6 86 (27.48%) .NET
7 76 (24.28%) C#
8 74 (23.64%) XML
9 64 (20.45%) HTML5
10 59 (18.85%) Sitecore CMS
10 59 (18.85%) Sitecore
11 58 (18.53%) ASP.NET
12 56 (17.89%) SQL Server
13 51 (16.29%) SQL
14 50 (15.97%) Web Services
15 48 (15.34%) User Experience
16 47 (15.02%) Marketing
17 41 (13.10%) Web Development
17 41 (13.10%) SEO
18 39 (12.46%) jQuery
19 38 (12.14%) Scrum
19 38 (12.14%) Project Management
20 37 (11.82%) E-Commerce
21 36 (11.50%) AngularJS
22 33 (10.54%) Analytics
23 30 (9.58%) CSS3
24 29 (9.27%) Microsoft
25 28 (8.95%) Adobe
26 27 (8.63%) Team Foundation Server
27 26 (8.31%) Umbraco

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 (18.85%) Sitecore CMS
2 26 (8.31%) Umbraco
3 16 (5.11%) IIS
4 15 (4.79%) WordPress
5 12 (3.83%) Drupal
6 11 (3.51%) EPiServer CMS
6 11 (3.51%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 7 (2.24%) Joomla!
9 6 (1.92%) Apache
9 6 (1.92%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.96%) Magnolia
10 3 (0.96%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.64%) ColdFusion MX
11 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.64%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.64%) JRun
11 2 (0.64%) Kentico
11 2 (0.64%) MODX
11 2 (0.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 20 (6.39%) MS Office
3 14 (4.47%) Photoshop
4 9 (2.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.96%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (0.96%) InDesign
7 2 (0.64%) InVision
8 1 (0.32%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (1.28%) Sage X3
2 2 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.64%) SAP FS
3 1 (0.32%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.32%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.32%) Magento
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.32%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.19%) Google Analytics
2 7 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 4 (1.28%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (0.64%) SmartFocus
5 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.32%) GitHub
5 1 (0.32%) Office 365
5 1 (0.32%) PaaS
5 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.15%) Intranet
2 7 (2.24%) Internet
2 7 (2.24%) LDAP
3 5 (1.60%) SSL
4 4 (1.28%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.96%) Skype
6 2 (0.64%) BGP
6 2 (0.64%) DNS
6 2 (0.64%) DOCSIS
6 2 (0.64%) LAN
6 2 (0.64%) MPLS
6 2 (0.64%) OSPF
6 2 (0.64%) RIP
6 2 (0.64%) SNMP
6 2 (0.64%) SSH
6 2 (0.64%) Telnet
6 2 (0.64%) VPN
6 2 (0.64%) WAN
6 2 (0.64%) Wireless
7 1 (0.32%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (17.89%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (5.11%) MongoDB
4 8 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.92%) MySQL
5 6 (1.92%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.60%) Couchbase
7 4 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.64%) Big Data
9 2 (0.64%) Redis
9 2 (0.64%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 27 (8.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (6.71%) Git (software)
3 20 (6.39%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.24%) Rational DOORS
4 7 (2.24%) Selenium
5 6 (1.92%) gulp
6 5 (1.60%) Subversion
6 5 (1.60%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.28%) git-flow
8 3 (0.96%) Jasmine
8 3 (0.96%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.96%) JIRA
8 3 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.64%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.64%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.64%) JUnit
10 1 (0.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.32%) Maven
10 1 (0.32%) TestNG
General
1 47 (15.02%) Marketing
2 23 (7.35%) Finance
3 19 (6.07%) Publishing
4 11 (3.51%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.24%) Retail
6 5 (1.60%) Legal
7 4 (1.28%) Advertising
7 4 (1.28%) Automotive
8 3 (0.96%) Back Office
9 2 (0.64%) Banking
9 2 (0.64%) French Language
9 2 (0.64%) Games
9 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.64%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.32%) German Language
10 1 (0.32%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.32%) Local Government
10 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 144 (46.01%) Developer
2 37 (11.82%) Sitecore Developer
3 27 (8.63%) .NET Developer
3 27 (8.63%) Analyst
3 27 (8.63%) CMS Developer
4 24 (7.67%) Designer
5 22 (7.03%) Architect
5 22 (7.03%) ServiceNow Developer
6 19 (6.07%) Project Manager
7 17 (5.43%) Digital Project Manager
7 17 (5.43%) Web Developer
8 16 (5.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 15 (4.79%) HTML Developer
10 14 (4.47%) Business Analyst
10 14 (4.47%) C# Developer
11 13 (4.15%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (4.15%) JavaScript Developer
12 12 (3.83%) Content Manager
12 12 (3.83%) Web Manager
13 11 (3.51%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (51.44%) HTML
2 137 (43.77%) CSS
3 86 (27.48%) .NET
4 74 (23.64%) XML
5 64 (20.45%) HTML5
6 58 (18.53%) ASP.NET
7 50 (15.97%) Web Services
8 39 (12.46%) jQuery
9 36 (11.50%) AngularJS
10 30 (9.58%) CSS3
11 19 (6.07%) LINQ
12 18 (5.75%) Sass
13 16 (5.11%) .NET Framework
14 15 (4.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (4.79%) XSLT
15 14 (4.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 14 (4.47%) LINQ to SQL
16 12 (3.83%) WCF
17 11 (3.51%) LESS
18 10 (3.19%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 48 (15.34%) User Experience
2 22 (7.03%) Management Information System
3 20 (6.39%) CMDB
4 14 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.47%) Social Media
5 13 (4.15%) N-Tier
6 12 (3.83%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.88%) Animation
7 9 (2.88%) Blog
8 7 (2.24%) Copywriting
9 6 (1.92%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.60%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.60%) e-Learning
10 5 (1.60%) Statistics
11 4 (1.28%) Graphic Design
11 4 (1.28%) Video Editing
12 3 (0.96%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.96%) Taxonomies
12 3 (0.96%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.96%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.88%) Windows
2 6 (1.92%) Windows 10
2 6 (1.92%) Windows 7
3 4 (1.28%) Unix
3 4 (1.28%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.64%) Android
4 2 (0.64%) Linux
4 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (41.85%) Content Management
2 96 (30.67%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (13.10%) SEO
3 41 (13.10%) Web Development
4 38 (12.14%) Project Management
4 38 (12.14%) Scrum
5 37 (11.82%) E-Commerce
6 33 (10.54%) Analytics
7 26 (8.31%) Migration
8 25 (7.99%) MVC
8 25 (7.99%) Responsive Web Design
9 23 (7.35%) Front End Development
10 21 (6.71%) Workflow
11 20 (6.39%) Digital Marketing
12 19 (6.07%) OOP
12 19 (6.07%) Web Design
13 17 (5.43%) DevOps
13 17 (5.43%) ITIL
13 17 (5.43%) Kanban
14 15 (4.79%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (32.91%) JavaScript
2 76 (24.28%) C#
3 51 (16.29%) SQL
4 24 (7.67%) VB.NET
5 23 (7.35%) PHP
6 20 (6.39%) Java
7 11 (3.51%) C++
8 5 (1.60%) VBScript
9 2 (0.64%) ActionScript
9 2 (0.64%) C
9 2 (0.64%) Python
10 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (6.39%) Degree
2 7 (2.24%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.28%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.64%) CCDE
5 2 (0.64%) CCIE
5 2 (0.64%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.64%) CITP
5 2 (0.64%) MBA
5 2 (0.64%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.64%) PMP
6 1 (0.32%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.32%) ISEB
6 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.51%) QA
2 10 (3.19%) SLA
3 2 (0.64%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.32%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.28%) TeamSite
2 2 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.64%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.32%) Ansible
Vendors
1 59 (18.85%) Sitecore
2 29 (9.27%) Microsoft
3 28 (8.95%) Adobe
4 26 (8.31%) ServiceNow
5 20 (6.39%) EPiServer
6 13 (4.15%) Google
7 9 (2.88%) SAP
8 8 (2.56%) CA
9 7 (2.24%) Avaya
9 7 (2.24%) BMC
9 7 (2.24%) HP
10 6 (1.92%) Twitter
11 5 (1.60%) IBM
11 5 (1.60%) Oracle
11 5 (1.60%) Rackspace
11 5 (1.60%) Xamarin
12 4 (1.28%) Apple
12 4 (1.28%) Cisco
12 4 (1.28%) hybris
12 4 (1.28%) Sage
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: £600 day or to £110K for permanent
Posted: 5 days ago