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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 90 143 108
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -35
Contract jobs citing CMS 193 134 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.22% 1.38% 1.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.80% 7.56% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 77 99
Median daily rate £388 £290 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.62% -10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £385 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 5 7
Median hourly rate £24.34 £27.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.49% +77.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £17.30 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.56 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £34.84 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-28.23% +103.08%
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
1636 1772 1716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.83% 18.24% 18.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1018 1051 935
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 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 67 86
Median hourly rate £35.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £40.00 £38.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +39 61 £394 +31.25% 8
Berkshire -2 44 £350 +18.64% 1
West Sussex +21 27 £340 -17.57% 2
Surrey +17 22 £400 +33.33% 8
Buckinghamshire +13 15 £440 +35.38% 10
Middlesex +9 12 £528 +76.00% 1
East Sussex -4 8 £350 +40.00% 1
Oxfordshire -4 3 £488 +68.10% 3
Kent 0 2 - - 1
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 167 (52.02%) HTML
2 137 (42.68%) CSS
3 136 (42.37%) Content Management
4 107 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 107 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 74 (23.05%) .NET
6 72 (22.43%) XML
7 66 (20.56%) C#
8 59 (18.38%) HTML5
9 55 (17.13%) SQL Server
10 52 (16.20%) SQL
11 51 (15.89%) ASP.NET
12 50 (15.58%) Web Services
12 50 (15.58%) Sitecore CMS
12 50 (15.58%) Sitecore
13 49 (15.26%) Marketing
14 48 (14.95%) jQuery
15 41 (12.77%) Scrum
15 41 (12.77%) User Experience
16 40 (12.46%) SEO
16 40 (12.46%) Project Management
16 40 (12.46%) Web Development
17 37 (11.53%) E-Commerce
18 35 (10.90%) AngularJS
19 32 (9.97%) Analytics
19 32 (9.97%) Java
20 30 (9.35%) Microsoft
20 30 (9.35%) Adobe
21 29 (9.03%) CSS3
22 28 (8.72%) Responsive Web Design

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 50 (15.58%) Sitecore CMS
2 17 (5.30%) Umbraco
3 16 (4.98%) SharePoint
3 16 (4.98%) WordPress
4 15 (4.67%) IIS
5 14 (4.36%) Drupal
6 11 (3.43%) EPiServer CMS
7 8 (2.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 6 (1.87%) Apache
8 6 (1.87%) MS Exchange
9 5 (1.56%) Joomla!
9 5 (1.56%) Magnolia
10 4 (1.25%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.93%) ColdFusion
11 3 (0.93%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.62%) concrete5
12 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.62%) JRun
12 2 (0.62%) MODX
12 2 (0.62%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (8.10%) MS Excel
1 26 (8.10%) MS Office
2 22 (6.85%) Photoshop
3 7 (2.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (1.87%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.93%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (0.93%) InDesign
6 2 (0.62%) InVision
7 1 (0.31%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.25%) Sage X3
2 2 (0.62%) Magento
2 2 (0.62%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.62%) SAP FS
3 1 (0.31%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.31%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.43%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.56%) Office 365
3 4 (1.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 4 (1.25%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (0.62%) GitHub
4 2 (0.62%) SmartFocus
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.31%) PaaS
5 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.12%) Intranet
2 7 (2.18%) Internet
2 7 (2.18%) LDAP
3 4 (1.25%) SSL
3 4 (1.25%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.93%) Skype
5 2 (0.62%) BGP
5 2 (0.62%) DNS
5 2 (0.62%) DOCSIS
5 2 (0.62%) FTP
5 2 (0.62%) ISDN
5 2 (0.62%) LAN
5 2 (0.62%) MPLS
5 2 (0.62%) OSPF
5 2 (0.62%) RIP
5 2 (0.62%) SNMP
5 2 (0.62%) Telnet
5 2 (0.62%) VPN
5 2 (0.62%) WAN
5 2 (0.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (17.13%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (4.98%) MongoDB
4 8 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (2.18%) MySQL
6 4 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.62%) Big Data
7 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.31%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.31%) Redis
8 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 27 (8.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (7.48%) Git (software)
3 20 (6.23%) Visual Studio
4 9 (2.80%) Selenium
5 7 (2.18%) Rational DOORS
6 6 (1.87%) gulp
7 5 (1.56%) Dreamweaver
7 5 (1.56%) git-flow
7 5 (1.56%) Subversion
8 3 (0.93%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.93%) JUnit
8 3 (0.93%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.62%) Grunt
10 1 (0.31%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.31%) Bower
10 1 (0.31%) JIRA
10 1 (0.31%) Maven
10 1 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.31%) TestNG
General
1 49 (15.26%) Marketing
2 25 (7.79%) Publishing
3 22 (6.85%) Finance
4 13 (4.05%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.87%) Retail
6 5 (1.56%) Automotive
6 5 (1.56%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.93%) Advertising
7 3 (0.93%) Back Office
8 2 (0.62%) Banking
8 2 (0.62%) Games
8 2 (0.62%) German Language
8 2 (0.62%) Legal
8 2 (0.62%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.31%) Billing
9 1 (0.31%) Electronics
9 1 (0.31%) French Language
9 1 (0.31%) Local Government
9 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 142 (44.24%) Developer
2 34 (10.59%) Sitecore Developer
3 32 (9.97%) CMS Developer
4 24 (7.48%) Analyst
4 24 (7.48%) Designer
5 22 (6.85%) Project Manager
6 21 (6.54%) ServiceNow Developer
7 20 (6.23%) Architect
7 20 (6.23%) Digital Project Manager
8 19 (5.92%) .NET Developer
9 15 (4.67%) Web Developer
10 13 (4.05%) HTML Developer
11 12 (3.74%) Administrator
11 12 (3.74%) Business Analyst
11 12 (3.74%) C# Developer
11 12 (3.74%) Content Manager
11 12 (3.74%) JavaScript Developer
11 12 (3.74%) Web Manager
12 11 (3.43%) C# .NET Developer
13 10 (3.12%) EPiServer Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (52.02%) HTML
2 137 (42.68%) CSS
3 74 (23.05%) .NET
4 72 (22.43%) XML
5 59 (18.38%) HTML5
6 51 (15.89%) ASP.NET
7 50 (15.58%) Web Services
8 48 (14.95%) jQuery
9 35 (10.90%) AngularJS
10 29 (9.03%) CSS3
11 19 (5.92%) LINQ
11 19 (5.92%) Sass
11 19 (5.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (4.67%) XSLT
13 14 (4.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 14 (4.36%) LINQ to SQL
14 12 (3.74%) LESS
14 12 (3.74%) WCF
15 10 (3.12%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (3.12%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (12.77%) User Experience
2 22 (6.85%) Management Information System
3 19 (5.92%) CMDB
4 13 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.05%) N-Tier
4 13 (4.05%) Social Media
5 12 (3.74%) Mobile App
6 9 (2.80%) Animation
6 9 (2.80%) Blog
7 6 (1.87%) Copywriting
7 6 (1.87%) e-Learning
8 5 (1.56%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.56%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.25%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.25%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.25%) Graphic Design
9 4 (1.25%) Statistics
9 4 (1.25%) Video Editing
9 4 (1.25%) W3C
10 3 (0.93%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.67%) Windows
2 7 (2.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (1.87%) Windows 10
3 6 (1.87%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.25%) Unix
4 4 (1.25%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.93%) Android
5 3 (0.93%) Linux
6 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (42.37%) Content Management
2 107 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (12.77%) Scrum
4 40 (12.46%) Project Management
4 40 (12.46%) SEO
4 40 (12.46%) Web Development
5 37 (11.53%) E-Commerce
6 32 (9.97%) Analytics
7 28 (8.72%) Responsive Web Design
8 25 (7.79%) Migration
9 24 (7.48%) MVC
10 21 (6.54%) OOP
10 21 (6.54%) Web Design
10 21 (6.54%) Workflow
11 19 (5.92%) Digital Marketing
12 18 (5.61%) Kanban
12 18 (5.61%) Service Management
13 17 (5.30%) ITIL
13 17 (5.30%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (4.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 107 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 66 (20.56%) C#
3 52 (16.20%) SQL
4 32 (9.97%) Java
5 26 (8.10%) PHP
6 23 (7.17%) VB.NET
7 12 (3.74%) C++
8 5 (1.56%) C
8 5 (1.56%) VBScript
9 3 (0.93%) Ruby
10 2 (0.62%) ActionScript
10 2 (0.62%) Python
11 1 (0.31%) ES6
11 1 (0.31%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (4.98%) Degree
2 8 (2.49%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.25%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.62%) CCDE
5 2 (0.62%) CCIE
5 2 (0.62%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.62%) CITP
5 2 (0.62%) MBA
5 2 (0.62%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.62%) PMP
6 1 (0.31%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.31%) ISEB
6 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.12%) SLA
2 9 (2.80%) QA
3 2 (0.62%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.31%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.56%) TeamSite
2 2 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.62%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.31%) cPanel
Vendors
1 50 (15.58%) Sitecore
2 30 (9.35%) Adobe
2 30 (9.35%) Microsoft
3 25 (7.79%) ServiceNow
4 19 (5.92%) EPiServer
5 15 (4.67%) Google
6 10 (3.12%) FatWire
7 9 (2.80%) Avaya
7 9 (2.80%) SAP
8 7 (2.18%) HP
9 6 (1.87%) BMC
9 6 (1.87%) CA
10 5 (1.56%) hybris
10 5 (1.56%) Oracle
10 5 (1.56%) Twitter
11 4 (1.25%) Apple
11 4 (1.25%) IBM
11 4 (1.25%) Lotus
11 4 (1.25%) Sage
12 3 (0.93%) Perforce
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