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 3 months to 23 April 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.

Content Management System (CMS)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 49 35
Rank change year-on-year +3 -14  
Contract jobs citing CMS 9 11 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.63% 1.69% 4.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.43% 12.09% 18.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 17
Median daily rate £356 £510 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.14% +77.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £456 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £530 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £345
% change year-on-year +4.28% +1.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -77.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.75 £12.92 £37.50
% change year-on-year +99.38% -65.56%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 67 91 174
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.16% 13.96% 24.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 41 95
Median daily rate £375 £431 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +32.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 20
Median hourly rate £19.00 £9.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +94.87% -67.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.97 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.30 £57.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 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 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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 3 months to 23 April 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
Cambridge +5 4 £525 +3.96%
Huntingdon -4 3 £300 -43.39%
CMS
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for CMS.

1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Content Management
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (40.00%) Sitecore
3 5 (33.33%) User Experience
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) .NET
3 5 (33.33%) CSS
3 5 (33.33%) Web Development
3 5 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) Drupal
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
4 4 (26.67%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) SDL Web 8
4 4 (26.67%) WordPress
4 4 (26.67%) Umbraco
5 3 (20.00%) Magento
5 3 (20.00%) Intranet
5 3 (20.00%) Internet
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (20.00%) Retail
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (13.33%) Marketing
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) Documentum

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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 6 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (26.67%) Drupal
2 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (26.67%) Umbraco
2 4 (26.67%) WordPress
3 2 (13.33%) Alfresco
3 2 (13.33%) Documentum
4 1 (6.67%) EPiServer
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (6.67%) Joomla!
4 1 (6.67%) Kentico
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (6.67%) Sitefinity
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) SDL Web 8
2 3 (20.00%) Magento
3 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) GitHub
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon CloudSearch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
1 3 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Hive
1 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.67%) Power BI
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
1 1 (6.67%) Grunt
1 1 (6.67%) gulp
1 1 (6.67%) MorphX
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Web Manager
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Architect
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Sitecore Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Web Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) CSS
2 5 (33.33%) jQuery
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (13.33%) OAuth
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (6.67%) CSS3
5 1 (6.67%) HTML5
5 1 (6.67%) LESS
5 1 (6.67%) NumPy
5 1 (6.67%) Sass
5 1 (6.67%) scikit-learn
5 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (6.67%) WPF
5 1 (6.67%) XML
5 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Content Management
3 5 (33.33%) Web Development
4 4 (26.67%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) Analytics
6 2 (13.33%) BDD
6 2 (13.33%) Content Marketing
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Content Management
6 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
7 1 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (6.67%) Infographics
7 1 (6.67%) Machine Learning
7 1 (6.67%) Personalization
7 1 (6.67%) SDLC
7 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (6.67%) JD Edwards
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Nintex
2 1 (6.67%) OpenText