The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 19 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing CMS 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 2.83% 0.91% 2.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.34% 11.11% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £145 £550 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-73.63% +120.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £356 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +9.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £21.18 £16.29
% change year-on-year
-11.03% +29.98%
CMS
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Application Platforms Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
29 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 27.36% 8.18% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 10
Median daily rate £425 £550 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +41.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £286 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.70%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford region citing CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMS across the Watford region.

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Watford

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Watford region.

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Watford region with a requirement for CMS.

1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) Blue Martini
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) JSTL
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) Jackrabbit
2 3 (60.00%) ATG
2 3 (60.00%) Log4j
2 3 (60.00%) EJB
2 3 (60.00%) Interwoven
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) JMS
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) DB2
2 3 (60.00%) Ant
2 3 (60.00%) JUnit
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (60.00%) JDBC
2 3 (60.00%) JSP

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) MQSeries
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (20.00%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) DB2
1 3 (60.00%) Jackrabbit
1 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Ant
2 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) JUnit
2 3 (60.00%) Log4j
2 3 (60.00%) Mockito
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce Developer
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java E-Commerce Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Photoshop Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Photoshop Web Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Ajax
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) EJB
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) JDBC
2 3 (60.00%) JMS
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) JSP
2 3 (60.00%) JSTL
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) Servlets
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Struts
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) XHTML
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSD
2 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) HPUX
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Solaris
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) RAD
2 3 (60.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) B2B
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) ATG
1 3 (60.00%) Blue Martini
1 3 (60.00%) Elastic Path
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) Interwoven
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft