The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 57 51 31
Rank change year-on-year -6 -20  
Contract jobs citing CMS 3 3 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.73% 0.66% 4.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.34% 3.13% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 14
Median daily rate £258 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.62% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £400 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £13.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +178.84% -31.57%  

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 Essex with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 128 96 95
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 31.14% 21.15% 20.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 47 57
Median daily rate £475 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.40% +72.34%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in Essex

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in Essex

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Essex region with a requirement for CMS.

1 8 (80.00%) B2C
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Content Management
1 8 (80.00%) Web Development
2 7 (70.00%) Requirements Management
2 7 (70.00%) Marketing
2 7 (70.00%) Business Analysis
2 7 (70.00%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (70.00%) User Stories
2 7 (70.00%) User Experience
2 7 (70.00%) CA Agile Central
2 7 (70.00%) Adobe
2 7 (70.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) JSP
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) RAD
4 1 (10.00%) XHTML
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL

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Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
General
1 7 (70.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Business Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Digital Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Digital Business Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Digital Marketing Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Marketing Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Marketing Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (10.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) Ajax
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) JSP
2 1 (10.00%) Laravel
2 1 (10.00%) LESS
2 1 (10.00%) Sass
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) XHTML
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (10.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Solaris
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) B2C
1 8 (80.00%) Content Management
1 8 (80.00%) Web Development
2 7 (70.00%) Business Analysis
2 7 (70.00%) CRM
2 7 (70.00%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (70.00%) Requirements Management
2 7 (70.00%) User Stories
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) RAD
3 1 (10.00%) SEO
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Adobe
1 7 (70.00%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (10.00%) FatWire
2 1 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Omniture
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