Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for CMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CMS over the 6 months to 19 July 2018 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.

Content Management System (CMS)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 68 65
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3 -9
Contract jobs citing CMS 18 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.69% 1.26% 2.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.39% 10.34% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 16
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £300 £350 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% -26.32% +43.94%
10th Percentile £281 £277 £331
90th Percentile £505 £504 £526
East of England median daily rate £338 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -20.59% - +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £13.68 £14.25 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +58.33% -77.50%
East of England median hourly rate £13.68 £33.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year -58.55% +266.67% -77.50%

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

All Application Platform Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 158 145 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 14.81% 12.16% 15.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 71 96
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £344 £375 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -7.69% +16.07%
10th Percentile £158 £153 £233
90th Percentile £501 £525 £523
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 10
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £14.00 £18.96 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.16% +89.60% -53.49%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.00 £8.93
90th Percentile £25.00 £39.86 £45.25
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year - -10.59% -9.57%

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing CMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for CMS in Cambridgeshire

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in Cambridgeshire

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMS in Cambridgeshire

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in Cambridgeshire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +16 16 £300 -41.46% 2
Huntingdon +14 1 - -
Peterborough -7 1 - - 1
CMS
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for CMS.

1 13 (72.22%) Content Management
2 9 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (27.78%) Eclipse
3 5 (27.78%) CSS
3 5 (27.78%) Multimedia
3 5 (27.78%) Web Development
3 5 (27.78%) Vector Graphics
4 4 (22.22%) Typography
4 4 (22.22%) API Integration
4 4 (22.22%) Computer Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) HTML5
4 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 4 (22.22%) CSS3
4 4 (22.22%) Degree
4 4 (22.22%) Symfony
4 4 (22.22%) Drupal
4 4 (22.22%) WordPress
4 4 (22.22%) Electronics
4 4 (22.22%) LAMP
4 4 (22.22%) Linux
4 4 (22.22%) PHP
4 4 (22.22%) MySQL
4 4 (22.22%) Apache
5 3 (16.67%) SDL Web 8
5 3 (16.67%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) Microservices
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) SQL
6 2 (11.11%) .NET

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (22.22%) Apache
1 4 (22.22%) Drupal
1 4 (22.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Doxygen
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) RavenDB
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Eclipse
2 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (27.78%) Multimedia
2 4 (22.22%) Electronics
3 1 (5.56%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Author
2 6 (33.33%) Technical Author
3 4 (22.22%) PHP Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (16.67%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 2 (11.11%) CMS Developer
5 2 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) PHP WordPress Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Tridion Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) WordPress Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) DBA
6 1 (5.56%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (27.78%) CSS
3 4 (22.22%) CSS3
3 4 (22.22%) HTML5
3 4 (22.22%) LAMP
3 4 (22.22%) Symfony
4 2 (11.11%) .NET
4 2 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.56%) CGI
5 1 (5.56%) JSON
5 1 (5.56%) REST
5 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Vector Graphics
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Animation
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Verilog
2 1 (5.56%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Content Management
2 5 (27.78%) Web Development
3 4 (22.22%) API Integration
3 4 (22.22%) Computer Architecture
3 4 (22.22%) Typography
4 3 (16.67%) Microservices
4 3 (16.67%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) BDD
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.56%) High Availability
6 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) OOP
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) SDLC
6 1 (5.56%) SEO
6 1 (5.56%) SOLID
6 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) CommVault
1 1 (5.56%) Google
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) SAP