Period
to 20 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a CMS Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

CMS Developer
England > London
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 585 583 530
Rank change year-on-year -2 -53 +25
Contract jobs requiring a CMS Developer 25 43 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.055% 0.096% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.10% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 40 63
London median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +12.00%
10th Percentile £346 £312 £281
90th Percentile £504 £471 £600
England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 42734 42418 44549
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 95.07% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 30825 30259 31387
London median daily rate £488 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £263
90th Percentile £656 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 515 546 714
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.23 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +1.21% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.57 £49.63
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £17.89
% change year-on-year +1.08% +3.41% +8.42%

CMS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured CMS Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for CMS Developer in London

CMS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS Developer in London

CMS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMS Developer in London over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMS Developer in London

CMS Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS Developer in London

CMS Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Central London -5 4 £390 +4.00% 6
West London +4 1 £525 +45.83% 2
CMS Developer
England

CMS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2017, CMS Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring CMS Developer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) CMS
2 11 (44.00%) .NET
3 10 (40.00%) MVC
3 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (36.00%) C#
4 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
4 9 (36.00%) Web Development
5 8 (32.00%) Java
5 8 (32.00%) XML
6 7 (28.00%) Spring
6 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (28.00%) SQL
6 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (28.00%) Umbraco
6 7 (28.00%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (28.00%) Sitecore
6 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (24.00%) Retail
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (24.00%) Adobe
7 6 (24.00%) CSS
8 5 (20.00%) J2EE
8 5 (20.00%) HTML
8 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (20.00%) SOA
8 5 (20.00%) MCP
8 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (20.00%) Degree
8 5 (20.00%) jQuery

CMS Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 25 (100.00%) CMS
2 7 (28.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 7 (28.00%) Umbraco
3 5 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (20.00%) Kentico
3 5 (20.00%) Magnolia
4 2 (8.00%) CoreMedia CMS
4 2 (8.00%) EPiServer
4 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.00%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Intranet
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (4.00%) Mocha
2 1 (4.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (24.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Publishing
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) .NET
2 8 (32.00%) XML
3 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (28.00%) Spring
4 6 (24.00%) CSS
5 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (20.00%) HTML
5 5 (20.00%) J2EE
5 5 (20.00%) jQuery
6 4 (16.00%) Redux
7 3 (12.00%) REST
8 2 (8.00%) HTML5
8 2 (8.00%) Java EE
8 2 (8.00%) JAX-RS
8 2 (8.00%) JAX-WS
8 2 (8.00%) JSP
8 2 (8.00%) JSTL
8 2 (8.00%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (8.00%) Servlets
8 2 (8.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (40.00%) MVC
2 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (36.00%) Web Development
3 5 (20.00%) SOA
4 4 (16.00%) Service Management
5 3 (12.00%) Content Management
5 3 (12.00%) TDD
6 2 (8.00%) Front End Development
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (8.00%) Pair Programming
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.00%) Website Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) API Development
7 1 (4.00%) BDD
7 1 (4.00%) DevOps
7 1 (4.00%) Personalization
7 1 (4.00%) Planning Poker
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) C#
2 8 (32.00%) Java
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.00%) PHP 5
5 1 (4.00%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
1 5 (20.00%) MCP
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Sitecore
2 6 (24.00%) Adobe
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) FatWire
3 2 (8.00%) IBM
3 2 (8.00%) Interwoven
3 2 (8.00%) Lotus
3 2 (8.00%) OpenText
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Percussion
3 2 (8.00%) Vignette