Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 80 69
Rank change year-on-year +13 -11 +9
Contract jobs citing CMS 14 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.31% 1.54% 1.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.78% 11.90% 8.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 8
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £438 £475 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +13.43% +19.64%
10th Percentile £315 £270 £303
90th Percentile £525 £705 £549
East of England median daily rate £325 £288 £275
% change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% -26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £15.45 -
East of England median hourly rate £25.00 £27.60 £28.50
% change year-on-year -9.42% -3.16% +23.91%

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 180 168 135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 16.87% 12.93% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 94 64
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £475 £351 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.52% -12.38% +2.56%
10th Percentile £302 £170 £210
90th Percentile £572 £525 £575
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £390
% change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £95.00 £19.00 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +400.00% +68.89% -6.25%
10th Percentile £34.00 £12.33 £10.63
90th Percentile £164.00 £35.50 £11.88
East of England median hourly rate £42.00 £34.02 £31.50
% change year-on-year +23.47% +7.98% +7.69%

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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 -14 10 £475 - 2
Peterborough +19 2 - - 2
CMS
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) Content Management
3 5 (35.71%) Computer Architecture
3 5 (35.71%) Electronics
4 4 (28.57%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) DNN
5 3 (21.43%) Umbraco
5 3 (21.43%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (21.43%) Sitecore
5 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) C#
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (14.29%) Perl
6 2 (14.29%) XSLT
6 2 (14.29%) Python
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 2 (14.29%) CSS
6 2 (14.29%) EPiServer
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
6 2 (14.29%) Analytics
6 2 (14.29%) MVC
7 1 (7.14%) Vector Graphics
7 1 (7.14%) Decision-Making
7 1 (7.14%) Epics
7 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.14%) Doxygen
7 1 (7.14%) User Stories

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 (28.57%) DNN
2 3 (21.43%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (21.43%) Umbraco
3 2 (14.29%) EPiServer
4 1 (7.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Doxygen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (35.71%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Author
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Author
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) CMS Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Software Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Manager
4 1 (7.14%) DotNetNuke Developer
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) .NET
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) XSLT
5 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
5 1 (7.14%) J2EE
5 1 (7.14%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
1 1 (7.14%) Vector Graphics
1 1 (7.14%) Verilog
1 1 (7.14%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Content Management
2 5 (35.71%) Computer Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) B2C
5 1 (7.14%) Decision-Making
5 1 (7.14%) Epics
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) Perl
2 2 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Sitecore