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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 158 86 94
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +8
Contract jobs citing CMS 124 226 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.29% 2.24% 2.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.94% 13.39% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 121 117
Median daily rate £373 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £225 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £438 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £329 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.46% +1.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 9
Median hourly rate £12.92 £37.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.56% +74.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £19.00 £14.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.15 £57.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.92 £40.00 £21.56
% change year-on-year
-67.71% +85.57%
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
1786 1688 1603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.56% 16.74% 16.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1158 952 902
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 76 85
Median hourly rate £14.50 £25.00 £15.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.00% +56.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.20 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.55 £40.09 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-14.54% +15.34%

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 2 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
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 2 May 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 2 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 -20 47 £400 +14.28% 9
Hampshire -4 23 £338 +1.50% 8
West Sussex -2 19 £500 - 2
Oxfordshire -14 12 £350 -4.10% 7
Surrey -29 10 £238 -32.14% 7
East Sussex -7 6 £300 -20.00% 2
Middlesex -4 3 £300 -4.00% 1
Kent -29 2 £323 +11.20% 2
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 107 (40.38%) Content Management
2 104 (39.25%) HTML
3 97 (36.60%) CSS
4 85 (32.08%) JavaScript
5 75 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (22.64%) E-Commerce
7 52 (19.62%) Web Development
8 46 (17.36%) jQuery
9 40 (15.09%) Java
10 39 (14.72%) Telecoms
10 39 (14.72%) HTML5
11 37 (13.96%) User Experience
11 37 (13.96%) Marketing
11 37 (13.96%) PHP
12 34 (12.83%) .NET
13 32 (12.08%) CRM
13 32 (12.08%) CSS3
14 29 (10.94%) SQL
15 28 (10.57%) SEO
15 28 (10.57%) Service Management
16 27 (10.19%) C#
17 26 (9.81%) ITIL
18 25 (9.43%) Sitecore CMS
18 25 (9.43%) Sitecore
19 24 (9.06%) Drupal
19 24 (9.06%) Project Management
19 24 (9.06%) XML
19 24 (9.06%) Scrum
19 24 (9.06%) Web Design
19 24 (9.06%) Ticket Management

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 25 (9.43%) Sitecore CMS
2 24 (9.06%) Drupal
3 19 (7.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 18 (6.79%) WordPress
5 13 (4.91%) IIS
5 13 (4.91%) SharePoint
6 11 (4.15%) Umbraco
7 10 (3.77%) Joomla!
8 7 (2.64%) Apache
8 7 (2.64%) Magnolia
8 7 (2.64%) Node.js
9 5 (1.89%) Alfresco
9 5 (1.89%) ColdFusion
10 4 (1.51%) ColdFusion MX
10 4 (1.51%) concrete5
10 4 (1.51%) IBM Notes
11 3 (1.13%) Apache Solr
11 3 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (1.13%) Liferay
11 3 (1.13%) Mule
Applications
1 20 (7.55%) Photoshop
2 16 (6.04%) MS Office
3 13 (4.91%) MS Excel
4 7 (2.64%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.13%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.75%) 3ds Max
6 2 (0.75%) GIMP
6 2 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.38%) MS Project
7 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.26%) Magento
2 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.38%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.38%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.38%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.26%) Google Analytics
1 6 (2.26%) Office 365
2 4 (1.51%) Google Tag Manager
3 3 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.75%) AdWords
4 2 (0.75%) MailChimp
4 2 (0.75%) SaaS
4 2 (0.75%) Sage Pay
5 1 (0.38%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.38%) GitHub
5 1 (0.38%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.38%) Trello
5 1 (0.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.64%) Internet
2 5 (1.89%) MPLS
3 4 (1.51%) FTP
4 3 (1.13%) Broadband
4 3 (1.13%) Intranet
5 2 (0.75%) BGP
5 2 (0.75%) DOCSIS
5 2 (0.75%) H.323
5 2 (0.75%) ISDN
5 2 (0.75%) LAN
5 2 (0.75%) NGN
5 2 (0.75%) OSPF
5 2 (0.75%) PBX
5 2 (0.75%) PSTN
5 2 (0.75%) RIP
5 2 (0.75%) SMTP
5 2 (0.75%) SSH
5 2 (0.75%) Telnet
5 2 (0.75%) VoIP
5 2 (0.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.79%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.66%) MySQL
3 6 (2.26%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.13%) Couchbase
4 3 (1.13%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.13%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.75%) Big Data
5 2 (0.75%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (4.91%) Git (software)
2 10 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (3.77%) Visual Studio
3 6 (2.26%) Dreamweaver
3 6 (2.26%) Subversion
4 5 (1.89%) Grunt
4 5 (1.89%) Selenium
5 4 (1.51%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.51%) JUnit
6 3 (1.13%) Ant
7 1 (0.38%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.38%) git-flow
7 1 (0.38%) GitLab
7 1 (0.38%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.38%) JIRA
7 1 (0.38%) Maven
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.38%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.38%) TestNG
General
1 39 (14.72%) Telecoms
2 37 (13.96%) Marketing
3 19 (7.17%) Publishing
4 14 (5.28%) Retail
5 11 (4.15%) Finance
6 6 (2.26%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.89%) Automotive
8 4 (1.51%) Back Office
8 4 (1.51%) Banking
8 4 (1.51%) German Language
8 4 (1.51%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.75%) Advertising
9 2 (0.75%) Games
9 2 (0.75%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.75%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.75%) Polish Language
9 2 (0.75%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.38%) Billing
10 1 (0.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 90 (33.96%) Developer
2 26 (9.81%) Architect
3 23 (8.68%) Service Desk Engineer
4 20 (7.55%) Web Developer
5 18 (6.79%) Analyst
5 18 (6.79%) CMS Developer
6 17 (6.42%) .NET Developer
7 16 (6.04%) JavaScript Developer
7 16 (6.04%) Telecoms Engineer
8 15 (5.66%) HTML Developer
9 14 (5.28%) Designer
9 14 (5.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 14 (5.28%) HTML CSS Developer
9 14 (5.28%) Project Manager
9 14 (5.28%) Web Manager
10 13 (4.91%) Business Analyst
11 10 (3.77%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (3.77%) Consultant
12 9 (3.40%) C# Developer
12 9 (3.40%) Hybris Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (39.25%) HTML
2 97 (36.60%) CSS
3 46 (17.36%) jQuery
4 39 (14.72%) HTML5
5 34 (12.83%) .NET
6 32 (12.08%) CSS3
7 24 (9.06%) XML
8 18 (6.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 16 (6.04%) AngularJS
9 16 (6.04%) J2EE
10 15 (5.66%) ASP.NET
11 12 (4.53%) JSP
12 11 (4.15%) Ajax
13 10 (3.77%) Apache Flex
14 9 (3.40%) Web Services
14 9 (3.40%) XSLT
15 8 (3.02%) .NET Framework
15 8 (3.02%) Sass
16 6 (2.26%) JSON
16 6 (2.26%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.96%) User Experience
2 20 (7.55%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.91%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.02%) e-Learning
5 8 (3.02%) Social Media
6 6 (2.26%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.89%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.89%) W3C
8 4 (1.51%) Statistics
9 3 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.13%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.13%) Video on Demand
10 2 (0.75%) Blog
10 2 (0.75%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.75%) DTV
10 2 (0.75%) Life Science
10 2 (0.75%) MPEG
10 2 (0.75%) Pricing Data
10 2 (0.75%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 23 (8.68%) Windows
2 8 (3.02%) Linux
2 8 (3.02%) Windows Server
2 8 (3.02%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (3.02%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (1.13%) Android
3 3 (1.13%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.13%) Debian
3 3 (1.13%) Unix
4 2 (0.75%) CentOS
4 2 (0.75%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (40.38%) Content Management
2 75 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (22.64%) E-Commerce
4 52 (19.62%) Web Development
5 32 (12.08%) CRM
6 28 (10.57%) SEO
6 28 (10.57%) Service Management
7 26 (9.81%) ITIL
8 24 (9.06%) Project Management
8 24 (9.06%) Scrum
8 24 (9.06%) Ticket Management
8 24 (9.06%) Web Design
9 23 (8.68%) eTOM
9 23 (8.68%) Incident Management
10 21 (7.92%) Front End Development
10 21 (7.92%) Migration
11 20 (7.55%) Analytics
12 17 (6.42%) Workflow
13 15 (5.66%) Software Delivery
14 14 (5.28%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 85 (32.08%) JavaScript
2 40 (15.09%) Java
3 37 (13.96%) PHP
4 29 (10.94%) SQL
5 27 (10.19%) C#
6 12 (4.53%) C++
7 5 (1.89%) ActionScript
7 5 (1.89%) Python
7 5 (1.89%) Ruby
8 4 (1.51%) C
9 3 (1.13%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.75%) Apple Swift
10 2 (0.75%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.75%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.75%) VB
10 2 (0.75%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.38%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.38%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.38%) Scala
11 1 (0.38%) XAML
Qualifications
1 18 (6.79%) Degree
2 5 (1.89%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.13%) Avaya Certification
3 3 (1.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.75%) CITP
4 2 (0.75%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.75%) PMP
5 1 (0.38%) ISEB
5 1 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.77%) QA
2 4 (1.51%) SLA
3 2 (0.75%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.38%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 5 (1.89%) TeamSite
2 2 (0.75%) cPanel
Vendors
1 25 (9.43%) Sitecore
2 23 (8.68%) hybris
3 18 (6.79%) Huawei
3 18 (6.79%) Microsoft
4 17 (6.42%) Adobe
5 13 (4.91%) FatWire
6 11 (4.15%) Google
7 8 (3.02%) SAP
8 7 (2.64%) Avaya
9 6 (2.26%) Oracle
10 5 (1.89%) Zend
11 4 (1.51%) EPiServer
11 4 (1.51%) Lotus
12 3 (1.13%) Endeca
12 3 (1.13%) Perforce
12 3 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.13%) TIBCO
12 3 (1.13%) Verint
12 3 (1.13%) WSO2
13 2 (0.75%) Marketo
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