Period
to 25 May 2018

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 6 months to 25 May 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)
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 75 77
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 -28
Contract jobs citing CMS 4 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.57% 2.10% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.15% 6.83% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 2
Essex median daily rate £450 £274 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.97% -31.39% -
East of England median daily rate £450 £413 £450
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £13.68 £14.25 £9.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +58.33% -77.50%

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 Essex with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 186 249 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 26.72% 30.70% 17.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 172 78
Essex median daily rate £513 £450 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.89% +20.81% -5.10%
10th Percentile £331 £265 £201
90th Percentile £609 £574 £500
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 12
Essex median hourly rate £31.03 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.25% +7.14% +48.94%
10th Percentile £18.75 £28.40 £12.93
90th Percentile £37.49 £39.50 £62.60
East of England median hourly rate £18.82 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -0.96% -15.56% +4.65%

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing CMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in Essex over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMS in Essex

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in Essex

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Essex region over the 6 months to 25 May 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
Brentwood 0 1 £475 +67.33% 1
Chelmsford - 1 £450 - 2
Harlow - 1 £230 -
CMS
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Essex region with a requirement for CMS.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Sass
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) B2C
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Omniture
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Web 2.0
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) WCAG
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) HL7
3 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing

CMS
Co-occurring 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 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Java Web Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Web Content Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) JSP
1 2 (50.00%) Sass
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XHTML
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) PACS
2 1 (25.00%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) B2C
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SEO
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) HL7
1 1 (25.00%) QA
1 1 (25.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) Omniture