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 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CMS Developer
Rank 582 578 531
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -47
Contract jobs requiring a CMS Developer 27 13 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.025% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.027% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 15
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£320 £320 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £285 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £383 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £320 £363
% change year-on-year
-14.06% -11.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £33.00

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
50702 48981 45586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.56% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32009 29925 26397
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1910 1955 2127
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.29 £38.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 6 July 2015.

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
Top 15 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 6 July 2015. 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 27 £320 +0.39% 17
London +20 19 £338 +3.84% 12
City of London - 4 £315 - 5
East of England +1 3 £275 -3.50%
South East -9 3 £263 - 3
Berkshire +5 2 £251 - 3
Slough - 2 £251 -
Croydon - 2 £350 -
Essex - 2 £250 -
Cambridgeshire -7 1 £400 +40.35%
Twickenham - 1 £338 -
Cambridge - 1 £400 -
Manchester - 1 - - 1
Surrey - 1 £325 -
North West - 1 - - 1

CMS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 57 (100.00%) CMS
2 41 (71.93%) .NET
3 35 (61.40%) ASP.NET
4 32 (56.14%) HTML
5 30 (52.63%) JavaScript
5 30 (52.63%) C#
6 28 (49.12%) CSS
7 22 (38.60%) MVC
8 20 (35.09%) Sitecore CMS
8 20 (35.09%) Sitecore
9 19 (33.33%) Umbraco
10 18 (31.58%) jQuery
10 18 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
12 12 (21.05%) Content Management
13 11 (19.30%) HTML5
14 10 (17.54%) Kentico
14 10 (17.54%) SQL
14 10 (17.54%) CSS3
15 9 (15.79%) PHP
15 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (14.04%) Web Development
16 8 (14.04%) IIS
16 8 (14.04%) Web Services
17 7 (12.28%) Sitefinity
17 7 (12.28%) TDD
17 7 (12.28%) EPiServer
18 6 (10.53%) Marketing
18 6 (10.53%) DNN
18 6 (10.53%) Intranet

CMS Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 57 (100.00%) CMS
2 20 (35.09%) Sitecore CMS
3 19 (33.33%) Umbraco
4 10 (17.54%) Kentico
5 8 (14.04%) IIS
6 7 (12.28%) Sitefinity
7 6 (10.53%) DNN
8 4 (7.02%) Magnolia
9 3 (5.26%) ExpressionEngine
9 3 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (5.26%) Drupal
10 2 (3.51%) Apache
10 2 (3.51%) EPiServer CMS
10 2 (3.51%) WordPress
11 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Portal
11 1 (1.75%) Liferay
11 1 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
11 1 (1.75%) JBoss
11 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.75%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) Intranet
2 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.26%) NUnit
2 3 (5.26%) TeamCity
2 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.26%) Axure RP
3 2 (3.51%) JIRA
4 1 (1.75%) Selenium
4 1 (1.75%) Maven
4 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (10.53%) Marketing
2 3 (5.26%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Publishing
3 2 (3.51%) Automotive
3 2 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.75%) Electronics
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (71.93%) .NET
2 35 (61.40%) ASP.NET
3 32 (56.14%) HTML
4 28 (49.12%) CSS
5 18 (31.58%) jQuery
5 18 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (19.30%) HTML5
7 10 (17.54%) CSS3
8 8 (14.04%) Web Services
9 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
9 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 5 (8.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (8.77%) XML
10 5 (8.77%) .NET Framework
11 4 (7.02%) XHTML
11 4 (7.02%) Entity Framework
11 4 (7.02%) REST
12 3 (5.26%) Yii
12 3 (5.26%) Ajax
12 3 (5.26%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) User Experience
2 4 (7.02%) W3C
3 3 (5.26%) Web 2.0
3 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) Social Media
4 2 (3.51%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.75%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.75%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) MVC
2 12 (21.05%) Content Management
3 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (14.04%) Web Development
5 7 (12.28%) TDD
6 5 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (8.77%) BDD
7 4 (7.02%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (7.02%) OOP
7 4 (7.02%) Scrum
8 3 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.26%) Rapid Prototyping
9 2 (3.51%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (3.51%) Web Usability
9 2 (3.51%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (3.51%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (3.51%) B2B
9 2 (3.51%) B2C
9 2 (3.51%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 30 (52.63%) C#
1 30 (52.63%) JavaScript
2 10 (17.54%) SQL
3 9 (15.79%) PHP
4 4 (7.02%) Java
5 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.51%) PHP5
6 1 (1.75%) VBScript
6 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 20 (35.09%) Sitecore
2 7 (12.28%) EPiServer
3 5 (8.77%) Ektron
4 4 (7.02%) Adobe
4 4 (7.02%) OpenText
4 4 (7.02%) RedDot
5 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.26%) Google
6 2 (3.51%) Capita
7 1 (1.75%) FatWire
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle
7 1 (1.75%) SAP
7 1 (1.75%) IBM
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