The median contractor rate for a CMS Developer was £394 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 388 412 393
Rank change year-on-year +24 -19  
Contract jobs requiring a CMS Developer 12 22 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.061% 0.097% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.10% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 20
Median daily rate £394 £450 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +18.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £343 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +23.07% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18684 21436 20340
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.82% 95.00% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 13292 15400 14048
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 285 370
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -10.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

CMS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured CMS Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 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
City of London +11 2 £275 -38.88% 1
CMS Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 41 (100.00%) CMS
2 17 (41.46%) Adobe
3 16 (39.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 15 (36.59%) HTML
5 14 (34.15%) CSS
6 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
6 12 (29.27%) .NET
7 11 (26.83%) MVC
8 10 (24.39%) Content Management
9 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (21.95%) C#
10 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
10 8 (19.51%) Umbraco
10 8 (19.51%) Sitecore CMS
10 8 (19.51%) Sitecore
11 7 (17.07%) HTML5
11 7 (17.07%) User Experience
11 7 (17.07%) TDD
12 6 (14.63%) jQuery
12 6 (14.63%) Java
12 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
12 6 (14.63%) Front End Development
12 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
12 6 (14.63%) EPiServer
13 5 (12.20%) RESTful
13 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (12.20%) Kentico
13 5 (12.20%) BDD
13 5 (12.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (12.20%) Sitefinity

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 41 (100.00%) CMS
2 16 (39.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 8 (19.51%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (19.51%) Umbraco
4 6 (14.63%) EPiServer
5 5 (12.20%) Kentico
5 5 (12.20%) Sitefinity
6 4 (9.76%) CoreMedia CMS
6 4 (9.76%) DNN
6 4 (9.76%) Immediacy CMS
7 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
8 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
9 1 (2.44%) Content Management Server
9 1 (2.44%) Magnolia
9 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
9 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) SDL Web 8
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.88%) JIRA
1 2 (4.88%) JUnit
General
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
1 2 (4.88%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) HTML
2 14 (34.15%) CSS
3 12 (29.27%) .NET
4 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
5 7 (17.07%) HTML5
6 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
6 6 (14.63%) jQuery
7 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (12.20%) RESTful
7 5 (12.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (9.76%) CSS3
8 4 (9.76%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (9.76%) Spring
8 4 (9.76%) Spring MVC
9 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (7.32%) Sass
9 3 (7.32%) XML
10 2 (4.88%) JSP
10 2 (4.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) User Experience
2 3 (7.32%) Tandem
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.44%) Streaming Music
3 1 (2.44%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Mac OS X
1 2 (4.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) MVC
2 10 (24.39%) Content Management
3 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.07%) TDD
5 6 (14.63%) Front End Development
6 5 (12.20%) BDD
7 4 (9.76%) API Development
7 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.76%) Web Application Development
8 3 (7.32%) SEO
9 2 (4.88%) Coaching
9 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.88%) Pair Programming
9 2 (4.88%) Prototyping
9 2 (4.88%) SOA
9 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
10 1 (2.44%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (2.44%) Domain-Driven Design
10 1 (2.44%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
2 9 (21.95%) C#
3 6 (14.63%) Java
4 4 (9.76%) SQL
5 3 (7.32%) PHP
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Adobe
2 8 (19.51%) Sitecore
3 4 (9.76%) Alterian
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) Google