The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CMS Developer
Rank 576 553 555
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +2
Contract jobs requiring a CMS Developer 18 17 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.033% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.036% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 16
Average daily rate
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£338 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +36.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £225 £275
% change year-on-year
+77.77% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £37.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.00 -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50521 47308 53478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.33% 92.54% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30608 27726 29859
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1993 2123 2716
Average hourly rate £16.58 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.25% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 31 July 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
Top 23 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 31 July 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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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
England -30 14 £369 -1.66% 13
London +12 3 £325 -13.33% 2
Berkshire +4 3 £401 +95.36% 2
South East -9 3 £401 +95.36% 4
South West - - - - 5
West Midlands - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Kent - - - - 2
Leicestershire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
City of London - - - - 2
East Midlands - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - - 1
Maidenhead - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Rugby - - - -
Windsor - - - - 2
Bolton - - - - 1
Bracknell - - - -
Bristol - - - - 4
Leicester - - - -
Liverpool - - - -

CMS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 43 (100.00%) CMS
2 25 (58.14%) .NET
3 21 (48.84%) C#
3 21 (48.84%) JavaScript
4 18 (41.86%) Umbraco
5 16 (37.21%) Sitecore CMS
5 16 (37.21%) Sitecore
5 16 (37.21%) ASP.NET
6 13 (30.23%) Web Services
7 12 (27.91%) HTML
7 12 (27.91%) MVC
8 11 (25.58%) Java
8 11 (25.58%) CSS
8 11 (25.58%) jQuery
9 8 (18.60%) SQL
9 8 (18.60%) EPiServer
9 8 (18.60%) Kentico
10 6 (13.95%) SOAP
10 6 (13.95%) XML
10 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (11.63%) RESTful
11 5 (11.63%) Ektron
11 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
11 5 (11.63%) J2EE
11 5 (11.63%) Content Management
12 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (9.30%) TDD
12 4 (9.30%) Scrum
12 4 (9.30%) Adobe
12 4 (9.30%) XHTML

CMS Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 43 (100.00%) CMS
2 18 (41.86%) Umbraco
3 16 (37.21%) Sitecore CMS
4 8 (18.60%) Kentico
5 4 (9.30%) Adobe CQ
6 3 (6.98%) EPiServer CMS
7 2 (4.65%) TYPO3
7 2 (4.65%) Joomla!
7 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
7 2 (4.65%) FileNet
8 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
8 1 (2.33%) IIS
8 1 (2.33%) Drupal
8 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
8 1 (2.33%) Sitefinity
8 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.65%) NUnit
2 2 (4.65%) Subversion
2 2 (4.65%) JUnit
2 2 (4.65%) Hudson
3 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.33%) Ant
3 1 (2.33%) Maven
3 1 (2.33%) Selenium
3 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) JBehave
3 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.33%) Mockito
3 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
1 2 (4.65%) Banking
1 2 (4.65%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Legal
2 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (58.14%) .NET
2 16 (37.21%) ASP.NET
3 13 (30.23%) Web Services
4 12 (27.91%) HTML
5 11 (25.58%) CSS
5 11 (25.58%) jQuery
6 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (13.95%) SOAP
6 6 (13.95%) XML
7 5 (11.63%) J2EE
7 5 (11.63%) RESTful
8 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (9.30%) HTML5
8 4 (9.30%) XHTML
9 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (4.65%) WebCenter
10 2 (4.65%) REST
10 2 (4.65%) Dojo
10 2 (4.65%) WCF
10 2 (4.65%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (2.33%) Taxonomies
1 1 (2.33%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (2.33%) iPad
1 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Android
2 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.33%) UNIX
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) MVC
2 5 (11.63%) Content Management
3 4 (9.30%) Scrum
3 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (9.30%) TDD
3 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
4 3 (6.98%) OO
5 2 (4.65%) SOA
5 2 (4.65%) Workflow
5 2 (4.65%) B2C
5 2 (4.65%) Web Design
5 2 (4.65%) Document Management
5 2 (4.65%) Web Development
5 2 (4.65%) BDD
5 2 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.65%) Time Management
6 1 (2.33%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (48.84%) C#
1 21 (48.84%) JavaScript
2 11 (25.58%) Java
3 8 (18.60%) SQL
4 3 (6.98%) PHP
5 1 (2.33%) FQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Sitecore
2 8 (18.60%) EPiServer
3 5 (11.63%) Ektron
4 4 (9.30%) Adobe
5 3 (6.98%) IBM
5 3 (6.98%) Oracle
6 2 (4.65%) FatWire
7 1 (2.33%) Open Text
7 1 (2.33%) RedDot
7 1 (2.33%) Vignette
7 1 (2.33%) Facebook
7 1 (2.33%) Twitter
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