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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CMS Developer
Rank 531 546 489
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -57
Contract jobs requiring a CMS Developer 46 15 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.031% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.033% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 5 31
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£388 £370 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +14.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £348 £323
% change year-on-year
+15.10% +7.75%
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
46929 45010 42193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.45% 92.48% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 29475 26884 23919
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1820 1996 2455
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 26 January 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
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 26 January 2015.

CMS Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

CMS Developer
Top 18 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 26 January 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 +5 46 £388 +4.72% 16
South East +2 33 £400 +8.10% 4
East Sussex - 20 £194 - 1
Brighton - 20 £194 - 1
London +8 9 £363 -19.44% 2
City of London +13 5 £381 -15.27% 1
East of England - 2 - - 1
Northern Ireland - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
North West - - - - 7
Kent - - - - 1
Manchester - - - - 3
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Cheshire - - - - 2
Cambridge - - - - 1
County Antrim - - - -
Belfast - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1

CMS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 62 (100.00%) CMS
2 51 (82.26%) .NET
3 44 (70.97%) ASP.NET
4 37 (59.68%) HTML
4 37 (59.68%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (58.06%) JavaScript
5 36 (58.06%) CSS
5 36 (58.06%) jQuery
6 32 (51.61%) Content Management
7 26 (41.94%) SQL
7 26 (41.94%) Open Text
8 25 (40.32%) C#
9 24 (38.71%) Visual Studio
9 24 (38.71%) Intranet
10 23 (37.10%) RedDot
11 22 (35.48%) W3C
11 22 (35.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 21 (33.87%) XHTML
12 21 (33.87%) Web Services
12 21 (33.87%) User Experience
13 19 (30.65%) XSLT
13 19 (30.65%) Adobe
13 19 (30.65%) Google
14 18 (29.03%) Ajax
14 18 (29.03%) Sitecore CMS
14 18 (29.03%) Sitecore
14 18 (29.03%) OOP
14 18 (29.03%) XML
14 18 (29.03%) XSD
14 18 (29.03%) Adobe Creative Suite

CMS Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 62 (100.00%) CMS
2 18 (29.03%) Sitecore CMS
3 15 (24.19%) IIS
4 12 (19.35%) Kentico
4 12 (19.35%) Umbraco
5 4 (6.45%) Zimbra
6 3 (4.84%) Sitefinity
7 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.61%) TYPO3
8 1 (1.61%) DNN
8 1 (1.61%) Drupal
8 1 (1.61%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (1.61%) Magnolia
8 1 (1.61%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 18 (29.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (38.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) MySQL
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.61%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (38.71%) Visual Studio
2 16 (25.81%) Axure RP
3 2 (3.23%) NUnit
4 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (25.81%) Publishing
2 3 (4.84%) Marketing
2 3 (4.84%) Finance
3 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.61%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Electronics
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) French Language
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (82.26%) .NET
2 44 (70.97%) ASP.NET
3 37 (59.68%) HTML
4 36 (58.06%) CSS
4 36 (58.06%) jQuery
5 22 (35.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 21 (33.87%) XHTML
6 21 (33.87%) Web Services
7 19 (30.65%) XSLT
8 18 (29.03%) XML
8 18 (29.03%) XSD
8 18 (29.03%) Ajax
9 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (11.29%) .NET Framework
11 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (6.45%) WCF
13 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 3 (4.84%) HTML5
13 3 (4.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 3 (4.84%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (35.48%) W3C
2 21 (33.87%) User Experience
3 15 (24.19%) Web 2.0
4 4 (6.45%) Google Search Appliance
5 1 (1.61%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.61%) DTV
5 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.23%) Windows
1 2 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (59.68%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (51.61%) Content Management
3 18 (29.03%) OOP
4 16 (25.81%) Web Development
4 16 (25.81%) Rapid Prototyping
5 15 (24.19%) MVC
6 14 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (14.52%) Scrum
7 9 (14.52%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (9.68%) TDD
9 5 (8.06%) Project Management
9 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
9 5 (8.06%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.84%) BDD
10 3 (4.84%) OOD
10 3 (4.84%) OO
10 3 (4.84%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (3.23%) Automated Testing
11 2 (3.23%) SOA
11 2 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 36 (58.06%) JavaScript
2 26 (41.94%) SQL
3 25 (40.32%) C#
4 3 (4.84%) Java
5 2 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) WAI
Vendors
1 26 (41.94%) Open Text
2 23 (37.10%) RedDot
3 19 (30.65%) Google
3 19 (30.65%) Adobe
4 18 (29.03%) Sitecore
5 7 (11.29%) Capita
6 5 (8.06%) EPiServer
7 4 (6.45%) Ektron
8 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.23%) Oracle
9 1 (1.61%) SAP
9 1 (1.61%) FatWire
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