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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 113 147 112
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -35
Contract jobs citing CMS 166 131 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.88% 1.37% 1.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.29% 8.21% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 76 98
Median daily rate £375 £308 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.85% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £450 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 4 7
Median hourly rate £23.44 £33.83 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.71% +118.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £23.30 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £52.30 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £38.52 £17.38
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +121.69%
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
1614 1596 1693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.29% 16.71% 18.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 998 983 911
Median daily rate £425 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 53 75
Median hourly rate £31.25 £18.68 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.29% +15.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £36.90 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +33.33%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +18 40 £400 +14.28% 11
Berkshire -14 37 £300 -4.76% 7
Surrey +11 25 £439 +46.49% 5
West Sussex - 18 £375 - 5
Middlesex +9 15 £528 +29.96%
Buckinghamshire +5 14 £375 +7.14% 9
Oxfordshire +6 11 £488 +47.05% 6
East Sussex -2 6 £350 +40.00%
Kent +2 2 - -
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 140 (48.11%) HTML
2 133 (45.70%) Content Management
3 122 (41.92%) CSS
4 101 (34.71%) JavaScript
5 99 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
6 59 (20.27%) XML
7 56 (19.24%) .NET
8 54 (18.56%) HTML5
9 53 (18.21%) C#
10 45 (15.46%) SQL Server
10 45 (15.46%) jQuery
11 42 (14.43%) Marketing
11 42 (14.43%) SQL
12 41 (14.09%) Web Development
13 40 (13.75%) Sitecore CMS
13 40 (13.75%) Sitecore
13 40 (13.75%) User Experience
14 39 (13.40%) Web Services
15 35 (12.03%) ASP.NET
15 35 (12.03%) Project Management
16 33 (11.34%) E-Commerce
17 32 (11.00%) Scrum
17 32 (11.00%) CSS3
18 30 (10.31%) Microsoft
19 29 (9.97%) Java
19 29 (9.97%) Workflow
19 29 (9.97%) AngularJS
20 28 (9.62%) SEO
20 28 (9.62%) Web Design
20 28 (9.62%) PHP

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 40 (13.75%) Sitecore CMS
2 15 (5.15%) SharePoint
2 15 (5.15%) WordPress
3 12 (4.12%) Umbraco
4 11 (3.78%) Drupal
4 11 (3.78%) EPiServer CMS
4 11 (3.78%) IIS
5 8 (2.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 7 (2.41%) Apache
7 5 (1.72%) Magnolia
8 4 (1.37%) ColdFusion
8 4 (1.37%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.03%) ColdFusion MX
9 3 (1.03%) Joomla!
9 3 (1.03%) JRun
10 2 (0.69%) concrete5
10 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.69%) MODX
10 2 (0.69%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (7.56%) MS Office
1 22 (7.56%) Photoshop
2 21 (7.22%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.75%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.03%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (1.03%) InDesign
6 2 (0.69%) InVision
7 1 (0.34%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.37%) Sage X3
2 2 (0.69%) Magento
3 1 (0.34%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.34%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.34%) SAP FS
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.41%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.72%) Office 365
3 3 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (0.69%) GitHub
4 2 (0.69%) SmartFocus
5 1 (0.34%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.34%) SaaS
5 1 (0.34%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.75%) Internet
1 8 (2.75%) Intranet
2 6 (2.06%) LDAP
3 4 (1.37%) SSL
3 4 (1.37%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.03%) FTP
4 3 (1.03%) MPLS
4 3 (1.03%) Skype
5 2 (0.69%) BGP
5 2 (0.69%) DNS
5 2 (0.69%) DOCSIS
5 2 (0.69%) ISDN
5 2 (0.69%) LAN
5 2 (0.69%) OSPF
5 2 (0.69%) PBX
5 2 (0.69%) RIP
5 2 (0.69%) SNMP
5 2 (0.69%) Telnet
5 2 (0.69%) VPN
5 2 (0.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (15.46%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (3.44%) MongoDB
4 8 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (2.75%) MySQL
5 4 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.69%) Big Data
6 2 (0.69%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.34%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (6.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (6.53%) Git (software)
2 19 (6.53%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.44%) Selenium
4 7 (2.41%) Rational DOORS
5 6 (2.06%) Subversion
6 5 (1.72%) Dreamweaver
7 4 (1.37%) JUnit
8 3 (1.03%) gulp
8 3 (1.03%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.69%) Ant
9 2 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.69%) git-flow
9 2 (0.69%) Grunt
9 2 (0.69%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.69%) JIRA
10 1 (0.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.34%) Maven
10 1 (0.34%) TestNG
General
1 42 (14.43%) Marketing
2 24 (8.25%) Publishing
3 18 (6.19%) Finance
4 12 (4.12%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.72%) Automotive
5 5 (1.72%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.72%) Retail
6 4 (1.37%) Back Office
7 2 (0.69%) Advertising
7 2 (0.69%) Billing
7 2 (0.69%) Games
7 2 (0.69%) German Language
7 2 (0.69%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.34%) Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Electronics
8 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.34%) French Language
8 1 (0.34%) Local Government
8 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 121 (41.58%) Developer
2 27 (9.28%) Architect
3 24 (8.25%) Designer
4 23 (7.90%) CMS Developer
5 22 (7.56%) Sitecore Developer
6 21 (7.22%) Analyst
7 19 (6.53%) Project Manager
8 16 (5.50%) Digital Project Manager
9 14 (4.81%) .NET Developer
9 14 (4.81%) ServiceNow Developer
9 14 (4.81%) Web Developer
10 13 (4.47%) Business Analyst
11 12 (4.12%) HTML Developer
12 10 (3.44%) Content Manager
12 10 (3.44%) EPiServer Developer
12 10 (3.44%) Solutions Architect
12 10 (3.44%) Web Designer
13 9 (3.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 9 (3.09%) UX Designer
13 9 (3.09%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (48.11%) HTML
2 122 (41.92%) CSS
3 59 (20.27%) XML
4 56 (19.24%) .NET
5 54 (18.56%) HTML5
6 45 (15.46%) jQuery
7 39 (13.40%) Web Services
8 35 (12.03%) ASP.NET
9 32 (11.00%) CSS3
10 29 (9.97%) AngularJS
11 16 (5.50%) Sass
12 15 (5.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 14 (4.81%) LINQ
13 14 (4.81%) XSLT
14 11 (3.78%) Ajax
15 10 (3.44%) Apache Flex
15 10 (3.44%) JSP
15 10 (3.44%) LESS
16 9 (3.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 9 (3.09%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 40 (13.75%) User Experience
2 21 (7.22%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.47%) CMDB
4 12 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.12%) Mobile App
5 10 (3.44%) Social Media
6 8 (2.75%) Blog
6 8 (2.75%) e-Learning
7 6 (2.06%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.72%) Animation
8 5 (1.72%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.72%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.72%) W3C
9 4 (1.37%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.37%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.37%) Statistics
10 3 (1.03%) Video on Demand
11 2 (0.69%) Copywriting
11 2 (0.69%) Life Science
11 2 (0.69%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.12%) Windows
2 7 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (1.72%) Linux
4 4 (1.37%) Unix
5 3 (1.03%) Android
6 2 (0.69%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.69%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (45.70%) Content Management
2 99 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (14.09%) Web Development
4 35 (12.03%) Project Management
5 33 (11.34%) E-Commerce
6 32 (11.00%) Scrum
7 29 (9.97%) Workflow
8 28 (9.62%) SEO
8 28 (9.62%) Web Design
9 24 (8.25%) Analytics
10 22 (7.56%) Migration
11 21 (7.22%) Responsive Web Design
12 20 (6.87%) MVC
13 18 (6.19%) CRM
13 18 (6.19%) OOP
13 18 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (5.50%) Front End Development
14 16 (5.50%) Software Delivery
15 15 (5.15%) ITIL
15 15 (5.15%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (34.71%) JavaScript
2 53 (18.21%) C#
3 42 (14.43%) SQL
4 29 (9.97%) Java
5 28 (9.62%) PHP
6 14 (4.81%) VB.NET
7 12 (4.12%) C++
8 5 (1.72%) C
9 4 (1.37%) Ruby
9 4 (1.37%) VBScript
10 3 (1.03%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.69%) Python
12 1 (0.34%) ES6
12 1 (0.34%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (7.22%) Degree
2 6 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (1.72%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.69%) CCDE
4 2 (0.69%) CCIE
4 2 (0.69%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.69%) CITP
4 2 (0.69%) MBA
4 2 (0.69%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.69%) PMP
4 2 (0.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.34%) Avaya Certification
5 1 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.44%) QA
2 6 (2.06%) SLA
3 2 (0.69%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.34%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.06%) TeamSite
2 2 (0.69%) cPanel
3 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (13.75%) Sitecore
2 30 (10.31%) Microsoft
3 28 (9.62%) Adobe
4 18 (6.19%) ServiceNow
5 17 (5.84%) EPiServer
6 11 (3.78%) FatWire
7 10 (3.44%) Google
8 7 (2.41%) SAP
9 6 (2.06%) hybris
10 5 (1.72%) Oracle
11 4 (1.37%) Apple
11 4 (1.37%) Avaya
11 4 (1.37%) Huawei
11 4 (1.37%) Lotus
11 4 (1.37%) Sage
11 4 (1.37%) Twitter
12 3 (1.03%) Barracuda Networks
12 3 (1.03%) Cisco
12 3 (1.03%) FrontRange
12 3 (1.03%) IBM
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