Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 20 November 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 101 109
Rank change year-on-year +7 +8 -7
Contract jobs citing CMS 56 50 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.76% 1.54% 1.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.22% 9.60% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 31 30
East Midlands median daily rate £315 £350 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +8.53% +2.38%
10th Percentile £206 £258 £213
90th Percentile £463 £475 £428
England median daily rate £400 £400 £369
% change year-on-year - +8.55% +5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - £18.75 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £23.68 £23.00
% change year-on-year +47.80% +2.96% +27.78%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 368 521 480
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 11.55% 16.04% 15.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 342 297
East Midlands median daily rate £340 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £218 £263 £231
90th Percentile £523 £574 £488
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 29
East Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.85% +26.79% -3.45%
10th Percentile £10.55 £11.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £51.75 £26.44 £20.75
England median hourly rate £20.71 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +3.53% +2.56% +8.33%

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing CMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for CMS in the East Midlands

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in the East Midlands

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMS in the East Midlands

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in the East Midlands

CMS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Leicestershire +11 26 £315 -10.00% 1
Northamptonshire +16 13 £219 +2.94%
Nottinghamshire -9 11 £325 -7.14% 3
Lincolnshire -3 1 £250 -
CMS
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for CMS.

1 32 (57.14%) HTML
2 31 (55.36%) CSS
3 30 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 26 (46.43%) C#
5 26 (46.43%) .NET
6 25 (44.64%) ASP.NET
7 24 (42.86%) MVC
8 22 (39.29%) React
9 20 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
9 20 (35.71%) jQuery
10 19 (33.93%) SQL Server
10 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 18 (32.14%) Front End Development
11 18 (32.14%) HTML5
11 18 (32.14%) Content Management
12 16 (28.57%) Retail
12 16 (28.57%) Web Services
12 16 (28.57%) CSS3
13 15 (26.79%) .NET Core
13 15 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (25.00%) Test Automation
15 13 (23.21%) Unit Testing
16 12 (21.43%) Oracle
17 11 (19.64%) Marketing
18 10 (17.86%) SEO
19 9 (16.07%) Stakeholder Management
19 9 (16.07%) Digital Marketing
19 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC
19 9 (16.07%) Node.js

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 7 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (8.93%) Liferay
2 5 (8.93%) Umbraco
3 4 (7.14%) CoreMedia CMS
4 2 (3.57%) Alfresco
4 2 (3.57%) Drupal
4 2 (3.57%) EPiServer
4 2 (3.57%) IIS
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.79%) Content Management Server
5 1 (1.79%) Kentico
5 1 (1.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.79%) PaintShop Pro
1 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Firewall
1 2 (3.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (33.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.57%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.93%) MSTest
2 5 (8.93%) NUnit
3 4 (7.14%) Jasmine
3 4 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (3.57%) ReSharper
4 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.79%) JIRA
5 1 (1.79%) JMeter
5 1 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.79%) Protractor
5 1 (1.79%) RSpec
5 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 16 (28.57%) Retail
2 11 (19.64%) Marketing
3 8 (14.29%) Legal
4 4 (7.14%) Finance
5 3 (5.36%) Publishing
6 1 (1.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (60.71%) Developer
2 23 (41.07%) .NET Developer
3 14 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 14 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (23.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Content Editor
6 5 (8.93%) Digital Content Editor
6 5 (8.93%) Digital Editor
6 5 (8.93%) Digital Executive
6 5 (8.93%) Digital Marketing Executive
6 5 (8.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (8.93%) HTML CSS Developer
6 5 (8.93%) HTML Developer
6 5 (8.93%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Marketing Executive
6 5 (8.93%) Web Content Editor
6 5 (8.93%) Web Content Executive
6 5 (8.93%) Web Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (57.14%) HTML
2 31 (55.36%) CSS
3 26 (46.43%) .NET
4 25 (44.64%) ASP.NET
5 22 (39.29%) React
6 20 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 20 (35.71%) jQuery
7 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 18 (32.14%) HTML5
9 16 (28.57%) CSS3
9 16 (28.57%) Web Services
10 15 (26.79%) .NET Core
11 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (16.07%) Node.js
12 7 (12.50%) XML
13 6 (10.71%) Ajax
14 5 (8.93%) .NET Framework
14 5 (8.93%) Entity Framework
14 5 (8.93%) WCF
15 3 (5.36%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) User Experience
2 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Linux
1 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (42.86%) MVC
3 18 (32.14%) Content Management
3 18 (32.14%) Front End Development
4 15 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 13 (23.21%) Unit Testing
7 10 (17.86%) SEO
8 9 (16.07%) Digital Marketing
8 9 (16.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (14.29%) Risk Management
9 8 (14.29%) TDD
10 5 (8.93%) Dependency Injection
10 5 (8.93%) E-Commerce
10 5 (8.93%) Project Management
10 5 (8.93%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (8.93%) Scrum
11 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (7.14%) Web Design
12 3 (5.36%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (46.43%) C#
3 7 (12.50%) SQL
4 6 (10.71%) Java
5 2 (3.57%) Objective-C
5 2 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Oracle
2 7 (12.50%) Sitecore
3 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.57%) Adobe
4 2 (3.57%) Google
4 2 (3.57%) IBM
4 2 (3.57%) OpenText
4 2 (3.57%) Twitter
5 1 (1.79%) Epicor
5 1 (1.79%) Facebook
5 1 (1.79%) Omniture