Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 73 61
Rank change year-on-year +4 -12 +25
Contract jobs citing CMS 16 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.33% 1.34% 1.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.33% 9.89% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 9
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £300 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% -9.68% -1.90%
10th Percentile £281 £273 £323
90th Percentile £358 £690 £488
East of England median daily rate £325 £363 £400
% change year-on-year -10.34% -9.38% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £14.25 -
East of England median hourly rate £25.00 £39.75 £32.25
% change year-on-year -37.11% +23.26% -2.27%

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 192 182 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 15.97% 13.59% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 91 88
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £265 £171 £228
90th Percentile £538 £550 £520
East of England median daily rate £450 £447 £413
% change year-on-year +0.67% +8.36% +14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 5
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £14.00 £10.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% - -42.86%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £118.00 £13.40 £13.40
East of England median hourly rate £26.45 £35.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year -24.43% +22.81% -3.39%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 -5 15 £300 -40.00% 1
Peterborough +7 1 - - 4
CMS
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 (81.25%) Content Management
2 10 (62.50%) HTML
3 6 (37.50%) Electronics
3 6 (37.50%) Computer Architecture
4 5 (31.25%) Web Development
4 5 (31.25%) WordPress
5 4 (25.00%) Multimedia
5 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (25.00%) Symfony
5 4 (25.00%) Drupal
5 4 (25.00%) HTML5
5 4 (25.00%) CSS3
5 4 (25.00%) API Integration
5 4 (25.00%) Typography
5 4 (25.00%) Vector Graphics
5 4 (25.00%) LAMP
5 4 (25.00%) PHP
5 4 (25.00%) MySQL
5 4 (25.00%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) XML
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) Apache
5 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
6 3 (18.75%) SDL Web 8
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) Doxygen
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) Microservices
7 2 (12.50%) User Experience
7 2 (12.50%) Python

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 5 (31.25%) WordPress
2 4 (25.00%) Apache
2 4 (25.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SDL Web 8
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (37.50%) Electronics
2 4 (25.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Author
2 6 (37.50%) Technical Author
3 4 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (18.75%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Technical Developer
5 2 (12.50%) CMS Developer
5 2 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) PHP WordPress Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Tridion Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) WordPress Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) CSS3
2 4 (25.00%) HTML5
2 4 (25.00%) LAMP
2 4 (25.00%) Symfony
2 4 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) XSLT
4 1 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Vector Graphics
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Verilog
2 2 (12.50%) VHDL
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Content Management
2 6 (37.50%) Computer Architecture
3 5 (31.25%) Web Development
4 4 (25.00%) API Integration
4 4 (25.00%) Typography
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Microservices
5 2 (12.50%) MVC
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) B2C
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) SDLC
6 1 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) PHP
2 2 (12.50%) Perl
2 2 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree