The table below looks at the statistics for the CMS Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 24 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CMS Developer
Rank 551 552 525
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -27
Contract jobs requiring a CMS Developer 41 18 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.035% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.038% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 9 29
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£354 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.02% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £415 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.04 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.04 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49935 47333 45284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.07% 92.46% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 31866 28484 25556
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2011 2083 2584
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.77 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

CMS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

CMS Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CMS Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMS Developer within the UK.

CMS Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CMS Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

CMS Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CMS Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMS Developer within the UK.

CMS Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CMS Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

CMS Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

CMS Developer
Top 20 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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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
England -6 40 £357 +2.04% 13
South East -6 29 £381 +3.04% 4
London +13 9 £354 -3.13% 3
City of London +6 3 £375 -21.05% 2
Berkshire -3 1 £363 -
Cheshire - - - - 1
Derbyshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
County Antrim - - - -
Basildon - - - -
Belfast - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 2
Derby - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 3
Manchester - - - - 2
Windsor - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 2
East of England - - - -
Northern Ireland - - - -

CMS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 55 (100.00%) CMS
2 39 (70.91%) .NET
3 35 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (58.18%) jQuery
6 30 (54.55%) CSS
6 30 (54.55%) HTML
6 30 (54.55%) JavaScript
7 29 (52.73%) Content Management
8 25 (45.45%) SQL
9 22 (40.00%) Open Text
10 21 (38.18%) C#
11 20 (36.36%) RedDot
12 19 (34.55%) Visual Studio
12 19 (34.55%) Web Services
12 19 (34.55%) XHTML
13 18 (32.73%) Intranet
14 17 (30.91%) Adobe
14 17 (30.91%) W3C
14 17 (30.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (30.91%) User Experience
15 16 (29.09%) XML
16 15 (27.27%) XSLT
16 15 (27.27%) OOP
16 15 (27.27%) Ajax
16 15 (27.27%) Google
17 14 (25.45%) XSD
18 13 (23.64%) Publishing
18 13 (23.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
19 12 (21.82%) Axure RP

CMS Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 55 (100.00%) CMS
2 12 (21.82%) Sitecore CMS
3 11 (20.00%) IIS
3 11 (20.00%) Kentico
4 9 (16.36%) Umbraco
5 4 (7.27%) Adobe CQ
5 4 (7.27%) Zimbra
6 2 (3.64%) TYPO3
6 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.64%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (1.82%) Sitefinity
7 1 (1.82%) Magnolia
7 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.82%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (23.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.73%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (34.55%) Visual Studio
2 12 (21.82%) Axure RP
3 2 (3.64%) NUnit
4 1 (1.82%) Subversion
4 1 (1.82%) Maven
4 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.82%) Ant
4 1 (1.82%) JUnit
4 1 (1.82%) Hudson
4 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (23.64%) Publishing
2 2 (3.64%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) French Language
3 1 (1.82%) Legal
3 1 (1.82%) Advertising
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (70.91%) .NET
2 35 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 32 (58.18%) jQuery
4 30 (54.55%) CSS
4 30 (54.55%) HTML
5 19 (34.55%) XHTML
5 19 (34.55%) Web Services
6 17 (30.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 16 (29.09%) XML
8 15 (27.27%) XSLT
8 15 (27.27%) Ajax
9 14 (25.45%) XSD
10 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (9.09%) J2EE
11 5 (9.09%) .NET Framework
12 4 (7.27%) WCF
13 3 (5.45%) HTML5
14 2 (3.64%) WebCenter
14 2 (3.64%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.91%) W3C
1 17 (30.91%) User Experience
2 11 (20.00%) Web 2.0
3 4 (7.27%) Google Search Appliance
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.82%) iPad
4 1 (1.82%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Windows
1 3 (5.45%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) Android
2 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.82%) Solaris
2 1 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (52.73%) Content Management
3 15 (27.27%) OOP
4 12 (21.82%) Web Development
4 12 (21.82%) Rapid Prototyping
5 10 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (18.18%) MVC
6 9 (16.36%) Scrum
7 6 (10.91%) TDD
7 6 (10.91%) Customer Engagement
8 5 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 5 (9.09%) Project Management
8 5 (9.09%) OO
9 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.45%) OOD
10 3 (5.45%) SOA
10 3 (5.45%) Automated Testing
11 2 (3.64%) BDD
11 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (3.64%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 30 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 25 (45.45%) SQL
3 21 (38.18%) C#
4 6 (10.91%) Java
5 3 (5.45%) PHP
6 1 (1.82%) FQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) WAI
2 1 (1.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (40.00%) Open Text
2 20 (36.36%) RedDot
3 17 (30.91%) Adobe
4 15 (27.27%) Google
5 12 (21.82%) Sitecore
6 6 (10.91%) EPiServer
7 5 (9.09%) Capita
8 4 (7.27%) Oracle
8 4 (7.27%) Ektron
9 3 (5.45%) FatWire
10 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
11 1 (1.82%) Facebook
11 1 (1.82%) Twitter
11 1 (1.82%) Vignette
11 1 (1.82%) IBM
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