The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for CMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 65 73 55
Rank change year-on-year +8 -18  
Contract jobs citing CMS 22 4 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.18% 0.38% 2.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.57% 2.16% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 14
Median daily rate £400 £320 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -17.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £284 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £344 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £13.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +178.84% -31.57%  

CMS is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 151 185 208
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 14.98% 17.74% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 96 102
Median daily rate £363 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.37% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.25 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.84% +0.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.25 £15.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £17.00 £32.26
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing CMS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for CMS in Buckinghamshire

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CMS in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in Buckinghamshire

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMS in Buckinghamshire

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in Buckinghamshire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aylesbury - 18 £400 -
Milton Keynes -2 2 - - 1
CMS
South East

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for CMS.

1 19 (63.33%) HTML
1 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
1 19 (63.33%) CSS
1 19 (63.33%) jQuery
2 18 (60.00%) Web Development
3 17 (56.67%) Ajax
4 16 (53.33%) XHTML
4 16 (53.33%) C#
4 16 (53.33%) EPiServer
4 16 (53.33%) CSS3
4 16 (53.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 10 (33.33%) .NET
6 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 8 (26.67%) MVC
7 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
8 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (16.67%) HTML5
9 4 (13.33%) Umbraco
9 4 (13.33%) Marketing
9 4 (13.33%) Finance
9 4 (13.33%) Automotive
10 3 (10.00%) Supplier Management
10 3 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
10 3 (10.00%) Google
10 3 (10.00%) Business Development
10 3 (10.00%) Retail
10 3 (10.00%) SQL
10 3 (10.00%) T-SQL

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 16 (53.33%) EPiServer
2 4 (13.33%) Umbraco
3 2 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.33%) NetWeaver
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.33%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Subversion
1 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (13.33%) Automotive
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
1 4 (13.33%) Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Advertising
4 1 (3.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 17 (56.67%) Web Developer
3 15 (50.00%) EPiServer Developer
4 12 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (36.67%) HTML CSS Developer
5 11 (36.67%) HTML Developer
6 4 (13.33%) C# Developer
6 4 (13.33%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Operations Manager
8 2 (6.67%) Consultant
8 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
8 2 (6.67%) Sitecore Consultant
9 1 (3.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 1 (3.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) CMS Project Manager
9 1 (3.33%) Copywriter
9 1 (3.33%) Digital Account Manager
9 1 (3.33%) Digital Copywriter
9 1 (3.33%) Web Hosting Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) CSS
1 19 (63.33%) HTML
1 19 (63.33%) jQuery
2 17 (56.67%) Ajax
3 16 (53.33%) CSS3
3 16 (53.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 16 (53.33%) XHTML
4 10 (33.33%) .NET
4 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (16.67%) HTML5
6 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.33%) LINQ
7 1 (3.33%) SAP TM
7 1 (3.33%) Web Dynpro
7 1 (3.33%) WPF
7 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) Digital Media
2 2 (6.67%) iPad
2 2 (6.67%) iPhone
2 2 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Android
2 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Web Development
2 8 (26.67%) MVC
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) Analytics
4 3 (10.00%) Business Development
4 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (10.00%) CRM
4 3 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (10.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (6.67%) API Development
5 2 (6.67%) Change Management
5 2 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (6.67%) Front End Development
5 2 (6.67%) HOOD
5 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
5 2 (6.67%) Wireframes
5 2 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
2 16 (53.33%) C#
3 3 (10.00%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.33%) ABAP
4 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.33%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Avaya
1 3 (10.00%) Google
2 2 (6.67%) Adobe
2 2 (6.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.33%) Apple
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) SAP