The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
South East / Middlesex
Rank 13 19 22
Rank change year-on-year +6 +3  
Contract jobs citing CMS 7 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 5.34% 1.90% 0.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.88% 12.00% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £340 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
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 £20.25
% change year-on-year +178.84% -35.80%  

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 Middlesex with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 32 25 25
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 24.43% 15.82% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 20
Median daily rate £400 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +42.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £270 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £525 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £48.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year -2.85% +8.89%  

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in Middlesex

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in Middlesex over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMS in Middlesex

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in Middlesex

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for CMS.

1 6 (66.67%) ServiceNow
2 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) Analytics
3 4 (44.44%) CMDB
4 3 (33.33%) Open Source
4 3 (33.33%) SaaS
4 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) Node.js
4 3 (33.33%) CSS3
4 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) OO
4 3 (33.33%) Content Management
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) GIS
5 2 (22.22%) ESRI
5 2 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (22.22%) Geospatial Data
5 2 (22.22%) Data Management
5 2 (22.22%) Minimum Viable Product
5 2 (22.22%) Spatial Data
5 2 (22.22%) Sass
5 2 (22.22%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (22.22%) GISP

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Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Geospatial Data
1 2 (22.22%) GIS
1 2 (22.22%) Spatial Data
General
1 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (33.33%) ServiceNow Developer
2 3 (33.33%) UI Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Angular Developer
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior UI Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Geospatial Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) GIS Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) CSS3
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) Node.js
3 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) Sass
5 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) CMDB
2 2 (22.22%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Content Management
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 3 (33.33%) OO
2 3 (33.33%) Open Source
2 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (11.11%) Personalization
4 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
4 1 (11.11%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) GISP
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) ServiceNow
2 2 (22.22%) ESRI
3 1 (11.11%) BMC
3 1 (11.11%) CA
3 1 (11.11%) HP