The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Content Management Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Content Management Server over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Content Management Server (MCMS)
UK
Rank 592 641 623
Rank change year-on-year +49 -18  
Contract jobs citing Content Management Server 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.013% 0.033% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £235 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -47.77%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £235 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Content Management Server 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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7873 9158 9155
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.38% 17.21% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5152 5821 5421
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £560 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 226 324
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.50% +5.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.07
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.00%  

Content Management Server
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Content Management Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Content Management Server in the UK

Content Management Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Content Management Server.

Contractor daily rate trend for Content Management Server in the UK

Content Management Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Content Management Server.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Content Management Server in the UK

Content Management Server
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Content Management Server within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England +29 1 - - 1
London - 1 - -

Content Management Server
Top 22 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Content Management Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Content Management Server.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) EPiServer
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET

Content Management Server
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) EPiServer
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) CMS Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore