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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CMS Developer
Rank 575 521 521
Rank change year-on-year
-54 0
Contract jobs requiring a CMS Developer 51 91 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 72 31
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £185 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £443 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
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
48618 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31219 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 30 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 10 February 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
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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 -43 50 £363 - 18
London +7 26 £400 +14.28% 8
South East -19 10 £363 -9.37% 3
Berkshire +8 5 £375 -3.22%
Yorkshire -22 5 £300 -11.11% 2
Windsor - 5 £375 -
City of London +31 4 £450 +18.03% 3
Hampshire +5 4 £350 +3.70%
Nottinghamshire - 4 £375 - 2
Nottingham - 4 £375 - 1
East Midlands - 4 £375 - 2
South Yorkshire -6 3 - - 1
Sheffield -9 3 - - 1
Aldershot - 3 - -
North West -17 2 £269 - 2
North East - 2 £300 - 1
Durham - 2 £300 -
Buckinghamshire +7 1 £275 -33.53%
Bournemouth +2 1 - -
Dorset +2 1 - -
South West +2 1 - -
Milton Keynes -2 1 £275 -33.73%
Leeds -11 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire -12 1 - - 1
Manchester -16 1 £238 - 1
Cheshire - 1 £300 - 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £300 -
Edinburgh - 1 £300 -
Scotland - 1 £300 - 1
Hull - 1 £300 -

CMS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 108 (100.00%) CMS
2 71 (65.74%) HTML
3 67 (62.04%) CSS
4 66 (61.11%) JavaScript
5 54 (50.00%) .NET
6 48 (44.44%) C#
7 32 (29.63%) Content Management
8 30 (27.78%) ASP.NET
8 30 (27.78%) jQuery
9 27 (25.00%) MVC
10 22 (20.37%) Umbraco
11 21 (19.44%) HTML5
11 21 (19.44%) E-Commerce
12 20 (18.52%) Java
13 19 (17.59%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (16.67%) PHP
14 18 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
14 18 (16.67%) Sitecore
15 17 (15.74%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (14.81%) AngularJS
16 16 (14.81%) Web Development
17 15 (13.89%) .NET Framework
17 15 (13.89%) Marketing
18 14 (12.96%) CSS3
19 13 (12.04%) EPiServer
19 13 (12.04%) TDD
19 13 (12.04%) SQL
19 13 (12.04%) Finance
20 12 (11.11%) SEO
20 12 (11.11%) SQL Server

CMS Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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
1 108 (100.00%) CMS
2 22 (20.37%) Umbraco
3 18 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 12 (11.11%) Magnolia
5 9 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 8 (7.41%) Drupal
6 8 (7.41%) Kentico
7 7 (6.48%) IIS
8 6 (5.56%) Alfresco
9 4 (3.70%) Apache
9 4 (3.70%) WordPress
10 3 (2.78%) ColdFusion
10 3 (2.78%) Joomla!
11 2 (1.85%) DNN
11 2 (1.85%) EPiServer CMS
11 2 (1.85%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.93%) CoreMedia CMS
12 1 (0.93%) Orchard CMS
12 1 (0.93%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.93%) Fredhopper
2 1 (0.93%) Magento
2 1 (0.93%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.56%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.78%) Google Tag Manager
3 2 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.85%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) DNS
1 1 (0.93%) FTP
1 1 (0.93%) Internet
1 1 (0.93%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.26%) MySQL
3 3 (2.78%) SQLite
4 2 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.85%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 9 (8.33%) JIRA
2 4 (3.70%) Maven
2 4 (3.70%) NUnit
2 4 (3.70%) Subversion
2 4 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.78%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.78%) JUnit
3 3 (2.78%) Mockito
3 3 (2.78%) Selenium
4 2 (1.85%) Ant
4 2 (1.85%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.85%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.93%) Cobertura
5 1 (0.93%) Hudson
5 1 (0.93%) IntelliJ
General
1 15 (13.89%) Marketing
2 13 (12.04%) Finance
3 6 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.70%) Electronics
4 4 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.78%) Banking
6 2 (1.85%) Publishing
7 1 (0.93%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (65.74%) HTML
2 67 (62.04%) CSS
3 54 (50.00%) .NET
4 30 (27.78%) ASP.NET
4 30 (27.78%) jQuery
5 21 (19.44%) HTML5
6 17 (15.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (14.81%) AngularJS
8 15 (13.89%) .NET Framework
9 14 (12.96%) CSS3
10 12 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (10.19%) Web Services
12 9 (8.33%) FreeMarker
13 8 (7.41%) RESTful
14 7 (6.48%) J2EE
15 6 (5.56%) SOAP
15 6 (5.56%) Spring
16 5 (4.63%) Dojo
16 5 (4.63%) LAMP
16 5 (4.63%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.33%) User Experience
2 5 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.78%) Graphic Design
4 2 (1.85%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.93%) iPad
5 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.48%) Linux
2 5 (4.63%) Windows
3 4 (3.70%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.63%) Content Management
2 27 (25.00%) MVC
3 21 (19.44%) E-Commerce
4 19 (17.59%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (14.81%) Web Development
6 13 (12.04%) TDD
7 12 (11.11%) SEO
8 9 (8.33%) Analytics
8 9 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (7.41%) Front End Development
9 8 (7.41%) Mentoring
9 8 (7.41%) OO
10 7 (6.48%) Scrum
11 5 (4.63%) BDD
11 5 (4.63%) OOP
11 5 (4.63%) SOLID
12 4 (3.70%) Programme Management
12 4 (3.70%) Secure Coding
12 4 (3.70%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 66 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 48 (44.44%) C#
3 20 (18.52%) Java
4 18 (16.67%) PHP
5 13 (12.04%) SQL
6 3 (2.78%) CFML
6 3 (2.78%) Groovy
7 1 (0.93%) PHP 4
7 1 (0.93%) PHP 5
7 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) cPanel
Vendors
1 18 (16.67%) Sitecore
2 13 (12.04%) EPiServer
3 11 (10.19%) Adobe
4 9 (8.33%) Google
5 6 (5.56%) FatWire
6 4 (3.70%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.70%) SAP
7 3 (2.78%) Oracle
8 1 (0.93%) Brightcove
8 1 (0.93%) Foundry
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