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 June 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)
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 - 48
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing CMS 14 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.23% - 2.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.79% - 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 12
Median daily rate £284 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 - £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £28.75 £40.15
% change year-on-year -12.17% -28.39%  

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 143 67 135
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 32.95% 14.19% 21.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 35 89
Median daily rate £525 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 13
Median hourly rate £40.00 £34.75 £39.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.10% -11.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in Essex over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood - 3 £284 - 1
Colchester - 2 £425 -
CMS
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Java
3 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 9 (52.94%) B2C
3 9 (52.94%) Content Management
4 8 (47.06%) XML
5 7 (41.18%) CSS
5 7 (41.18%) HTML
5 7 (41.18%) J2EE
5 7 (41.18%) XHTML
5 7 (41.18%) TDD
5 7 (41.18%) Ajax
5 7 (41.18%) HTML5
6 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
6 6 (35.29%) Sass
6 6 (35.29%) SEO
6 6 (35.29%) SOA
6 6 (35.29%) JSP
6 6 (35.29%) Web Services
7 5 (29.41%) Windows
7 5 (29.41%) OO
7 5 (29.41%) Omniture
7 5 (29.41%) Google
7 5 (29.41%) Web 2.0
7 5 (29.41%) Google Analytics
7 5 (29.41%) Virtual Team
7 5 (29.41%) Analytics
8 4 (23.53%) Linux
8 4 (23.53%) Adobe
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server

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 3 (17.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.76%) Umbraco
3 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) Informix
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Ant
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
1 3 (17.65%) Maven
General
1 2 (11.76%) Automotive
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Java Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Angular Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Avaya Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) CMS Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Marketing Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Design Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Implementation Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) XML
2 7 (41.18%) Ajax
2 7 (41.18%) CSS
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) HTML5
2 7 (41.18%) J2EE
2 7 (41.18%) XHTML
3 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
3 6 (35.29%) JSP
3 6 (35.29%) Sass
3 6 (35.29%) Web Services
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) LESS
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
5 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Virtual Team
1 5 (29.41%) Web 2.0
2 2 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (11.76%) IVR
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) Solaris
3 3 (17.65%) Unix
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) B2C
2 9 (52.94%) Content Management
3 7 (41.18%) TDD
4 6 (35.29%) SEO
4 6 (35.29%) SOA
5 5 (29.41%) Analytics
5 5 (29.41%) OO
6 3 (17.65%) RAD
6 3 (17.65%) User Stories
7 2 (11.76%) CRM
7 2 (11.76%) MVC
8 1 (5.88%) BPEL
8 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) ERP
8 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
8 1 (5.88%) Software Delivery
8 1 (5.88%) Speech Recognition
8 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Google
1 5 (29.41%) Omniture
2 4 (23.53%) Adobe
3 3 (17.65%) FatWire
3 3 (17.65%) IBM
4 2 (11.76%) Avaya
5 1 (5.88%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) Mitel
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.88%) Verint
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