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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 30 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing CMS 4 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 2.16% 4.96% 7.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.67% 20.00% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 7
Median daily rate - £270 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £330 £313
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.47 £32.09 £18.56
% change year-on-year
-36.20% +72.91%
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
60 35 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 32.43% 24.82% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 12
Median daily rate £388 £320 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.09% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £270
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.42% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

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 29 September 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 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Ajax
1 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (50.00%) Blue Martini
2 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (50.00%) JSON
2 3 (50.00%) JSTL
2 3 (50.00%) DNN
2 3 (50.00%) ATG
2 3 (50.00%) Log4j
2 3 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) JMS
2 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Interwoven
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) DB2
2 3 (50.00%) Ant
2 3 (50.00%) JUnit
2 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (50.00%) .NET

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 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) DNN
1 3 (50.00%) MQSeries
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) DB2
1 3 (50.00%) Jackrabbit
1 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 3 (50.00%) Ant
2 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) JUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Log4j
2 3 (50.00%) Mockito
2 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce Developer
2 3 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java E-Commerce Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Ajax
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) EJB
2 3 (50.00%) J2EE
2 3 (50.00%) JDBC
2 3 (50.00%) JMS
2 3 (50.00%) JSON
2 3 (50.00%) JSP
2 3 (50.00%) JSTL
2 3 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) Servlets
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) Struts
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) XHTML
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) XSD
2 3 (50.00%) XSLT
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) HPUX
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Solaris
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) CRM
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) RAD
1 3 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) ATG
1 3 (50.00%) Blue Martini
1 3 (50.00%) Elastic Path
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
1 3 (50.00%) Interwoven
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft