The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 66 44 65
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +21
Contract jobs citing CMS 11 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.10% 1.98% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.21% 11.88% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £268 £191
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.49% +39.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £151 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £325 £271
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.29 £11.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+48.09% -38.88%
CMS
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
211 101 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 21.16% 16.69% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 58 77
Average daily rate £400 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 13
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.52% -47.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.35 £19.85 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMS across the Bristol region.

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS.

1 18 (72.00%) HTML
2 13 (52.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) .NET
3 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (40.00%) CSS
4 10 (40.00%) Content Management
5 8 (32.00%) jQuery
5 8 (32.00%) Umbraco
6 7 (28.00%) User Experience
7 6 (24.00%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (24.00%) Sitecore
7 6 (24.00%) MVC
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 5 (20.00%) TeamSite
8 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
9 4 (16.00%) Legal
9 4 (16.00%) Finance
9 4 (16.00%) Web Services
9 4 (16.00%) SQL
10 3 (12.00%) XML
10 3 (12.00%) HTML5
11 2 (8.00%) Node.js
11 2 (8.00%) CSS3
11 2 (8.00%) Kentico
11 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
11 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (32.00%) Umbraco
2 6 (24.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (20.00%) TeamSite
4 2 (8.00%) Node.js
4 2 (8.00%) Kentico
4 2 (8.00%) IIS
5 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 4 (16.00%) Legal
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
2 1 (4.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Automotive
2 1 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Content Editor
4 4 (16.00%) Content Manager
4 4 (16.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Web Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Sitecore Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Agile C# Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Umbraco Developer
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Web Editor
7 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Web Content Editor
7 1 (4.00%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) HTML
2 13 (52.00%) .NET
3 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (40.00%) CSS
5 8 (32.00%) jQuery
6 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (16.00%) Web Services
7 3 (12.00%) XML
7 3 (12.00%) HTML5
8 2 (8.00%) CSS3
8 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (8.00%) Apache Cordova
8 2 (8.00%) SOAP
9 1 (4.00%) WCF
9 1 (4.00%) XHTML
9 1 (4.00%) Backbone.js
9 1 (4.00%) Sass
9 1 (4.00%) Ember.js
9 1 (4.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.00%) Online Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Online Games
2 1 (4.00%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Content Management
2 6 (24.00%) MVC
3 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.00%) Scrum
4 2 (8.00%) TDD
4 2 (8.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (8.00%) Web Development
5 1 (4.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (4.00%) Document Management
5 1 (4.00%) Practice Management
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) OOP
5 1 (4.00%) OO
5 1 (4.00%) ERP
5 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.00%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) C#
2 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) MCDST
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (8.00%) EPiServer
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (4.00%) Mitel
3 1 (4.00%) Open Text
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix
3 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.00%) Appcelerator
3 1 (4.00%) Facebook