The table below looks at the statistics for the CMS Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CMS Developer
Rank 131 140 146
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Contract jobs requiring a CMS Developer 4 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 5
Average daily rate £325 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £291
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £175.00
CMS Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2820 2968 3025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 96.25% 95.90% 94.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1801 1828 1852
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 173 184
Average hourly rate £35.00 £20.06 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.47% +11.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

CMS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS Developer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

CMS Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CMS Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMS Developer across the South West region.

CMS Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

CMS Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

CMS Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

CMS Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMS Developer across the South West region.

CMS Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

CMS Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 3 £325 -
CMS Developer
England

CMS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited CMS Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with CMS Developer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) CMS
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (50.00%) WordPress
4 3 (50.00%) PHP
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
4 3 (50.00%) Open Source
4 3 (50.00%) Drupal
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (16.67%) Ajax
6 1 (16.67%) EPiServer
6 1 (16.67%) Brightcove
6 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
6 1 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) OOP
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) HTML
6 1 (16.67%) Java
6 1 (16.67%) Scrum

CMS Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited CMS Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with CMS Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) CMS
2 3 (50.00%) Drupal
2 3 (50.00%) WordPress
3 1 (16.67%) Magnolia
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Brightcove
1 1 (16.67%) EPiServer
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore