Period
to 10 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West London with a requirement for CMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CMS over the 6 months to 10 July 2020 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)
London > West London
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 47 87 84
Rank change year-on-year +40 -3 -32
Contract jobs citing CMS 13 28 53
As % of all contract jobs advertised in West London 2.01% 1.49% 2.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.25% 9.43% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 43
Median daily rate £540 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £275
90th Percentile £566 £526 £575
London median daily rate £450 £450 £457
% change year-on-year - -1.53% +7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £29.03 £37.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year -21.55% -11.38% +63.73%

CMS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 80 297 443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West London 12.38% 15.85% 20.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 215 360
Median daily rate £485 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £278 £209
90th Percentile £632 £606 £575
London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 6
Median hourly rate £16.25 £20.00 £27.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% -26.26% +15.41%
10th Percentile £15.25 £13.89 £14.08
90th Percentile £17.25 £47.55 £82.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year +28.44% +28.24% -3.41%

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in West London

Job postings citing CMS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West London.

Job vacancy trend for CMS in West London

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing CMS in West London.

Daily rate trend for CMS in West London

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in West London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing CMS in West London over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for CMS in West London

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing CMS in West London.

Hourly rate trend for CMS in West London

CMS
Contract Job Locations in West London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the West London region over the 6 months to 10 July 2020. 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
Hammersmith +11 4 £375 -16.67%
CMS
London

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West London region with a requirement for CMS.

1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) DevOps
4 6 (46.15%) BrightScript
4 6 (46.15%) Roku
4 6 (46.15%) TypeScript
4 6 (46.15%) Video on Demand
4 6 (46.15%) Over-the-Top Content
4 6 (46.15%) Flash
4 6 (46.15%) STB
4 6 (46.15%) ActionScript
4 6 (46.15%) Video\Live Streaming
4 6 (46.15%) IPTV
4 6 (46.15%) Kanban
5 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (23.08%) HTML
6 3 (23.08%) CSS
7 2 (15.38%) XML
7 2 (15.38%) Linux
7 2 (15.38%) OOP
7 2 (15.38%) OO
7 2 (15.38%) C
7 2 (15.38%) PHP
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 2 (15.38%) SOA
7 2 (15.38%) Workflow
7 2 (15.38%) LAMP
7 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 2 (15.38%) Drupal
1 2 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Magento
1 2 (15.38%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (15.38%) GCP
1 2 (15.38%) OpenShift
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) Redis
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Development Manager
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Lead DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Magento Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Product Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Flash
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) HTML5
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) JSON
3 2 (15.38%) LAMP
3 2 (15.38%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) IPTV
1 6 (46.15%) Over-the-Top Content
1 6 (46.15%) STB
1 6 (46.15%) Video on Demand
1 6 (46.15%) Video\Live Streaming
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Mindset
3 2 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) DevOps
3 6 (46.15%) Kanban
4 2 (15.38%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Backlog Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) Lean Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Machine Learning
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) OOP
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (15.38%) Product Backlog
4 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) Workflow
5 1 (7.69%) Content Management
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (7.69%) Personalization
5 1 (7.69%) Tag Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) ActionScript
2 6 (46.15%) BrightScript
2 6 (46.15%) TypeScript
3 2 (15.38%) C
3 2 (15.38%) PHP
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) Actionable Recommendations
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Roku
2 2 (15.38%) Google
2 2 (15.38%) MuleSoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe