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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 54 44 62
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Contract jobs citing CMS 19 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.02% 2.30% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.38% 14.56% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 6
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£230 £293 £203
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.36% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £206 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £340 £251
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £16.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+112.30% -9.72%
CMS
South West

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
183 103 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.43% 15.82% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 59 81
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £224 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £345 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 12
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £25.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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 1 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 1 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 (66.67%) HTML
2 16 (59.26%) C#
2 16 (59.26%) .NET
3 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
5 10 (37.04%) CSS
5 10 (37.04%) Content Management
6 9 (33.33%) Umbraco
7 8 (29.63%) jQuery
7 8 (29.63%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (29.63%) Sitecore
7 8 (29.63%) User Experience
8 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
9 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
9 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (18.52%) TeamSite
10 5 (18.52%) MVC
11 4 (14.81%) Finance
11 4 (14.81%) Legal
11 4 (14.81%) SQL
12 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
12 3 (11.11%) Web Services
13 2 (7.41%) Project Management
13 2 (7.41%) IIS
13 2 (7.41%) XML
13 2 (7.41%) MySQL
13 2 (7.41%) Java
13 2 (7.41%) TDD
13 2 (7.41%) Pair Programming
13 2 (7.41%) Microsoft

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 9 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 8 (29.63%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (18.52%) TeamSite
4 2 (7.41%) IIS
4 2 (7.41%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) RSpec
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.70%) Selenium
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
1 4 (14.81%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) .NET Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Content Editor
4 4 (14.81%) C# Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Sitecore Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Content Manager
5 3 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Web Editor
6 2 (7.41%) Umbraco Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (3.70%) CMS Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Ruby Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Web Content Editor
7 1 (3.70%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) HTML
2 16 (59.26%) .NET
3 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 10 (37.04%) CSS
5 8 (29.63%) jQuery
6 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 3 (11.11%) Web Services
7 2 (7.41%) XML
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.70%) WebCenter
8 1 (3.70%) HTML5
8 1 (3.70%) CSS3
8 1 (3.70%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (3.70%) WCF
8 1 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (3.70%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Semantic Web
2 1 (3.70%) Online Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Content Management
2 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) MVC
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) TDD
4 2 (7.41%) Pair Programming
4 2 (7.41%) Scrum
4 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.41%) Web Development
5 1 (3.70%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.70%) BDD
5 1 (3.70%) Progressive Enhancement
5 1 (3.70%) Business Development
5 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
5 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.70%) Data Management
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) C#
2 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.81%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Sitecore
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) EPiServer
3 1 (3.70%) Facebook
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) JD Edwards
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