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 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 39 57 45
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Contract jobs citing CMS 25 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.83% 1.32% 1.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.63% 7.10% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 11
Average daily rate
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£295 £280 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £387 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.58 £22.06 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+70.36% +47.03%
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
160 169 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 18.10% 18.63% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 122 75
Average daily rate £375 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £31.50 £18.00 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015, 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 19 (47.50%) HTML
2 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (45.00%) CSS
2 18 (45.00%) Content Management
3 16 (40.00%) .NET
4 15 (37.50%) C#
5 14 (35.00%) Web Services
6 12 (30.00%) MVC
6 12 (30.00%) Umbraco
7 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 10 (25.00%) RESTful
8 9 (22.50%) Java
9 8 (20.00%) jQuery
9 8 (20.00%) HTML5
10 7 (17.50%) Apple iOS
10 7 (17.50%) Node.js
10 7 (17.50%) CSS3
10 7 (17.50%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (17.50%) Express
10 7 (17.50%) SOAP
10 7 (17.50%) Windows
10 7 (17.50%) XML
10 7 (17.50%) HTTP
11 6 (15.00%) Sass
11 6 (15.00%) Appcelerator
11 6 (15.00%) Windows Phone
11 6 (15.00%) Apache Cordova
11 6 (15.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 6 (15.00%) Backbone.js
11 6 (15.00%) Android

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 12 (30.00%) Umbraco
2 7 (17.50%) Node.js
3 4 (10.00%) Liferay
3 4 (10.00%) Drupal
4 3 (7.50%) Alfresco
4 3 (7.50%) Apache Solr
5 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (5.00%) Mule
6 1 (2.50%) concrete5
6 1 (2.50%) Sitefinity
6 1 (2.50%) Kentico
6 1 (2.50%) WordPress
6 1 (2.50%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) HTTP
2 1 (2.50%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (2.50%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) JUnit
2 3 (7.50%) Maven
3 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.50%) Marketing
1 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (82.50%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Web Developer
3 8 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Umbraco Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.50%) WebCenter Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) CS Core Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) iOS Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior iOS Developer
8 1 (2.50%) CMS Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (2.50%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.50%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (47.50%) HTML
2 18 (45.00%) CSS
3 16 (40.00%) .NET
4 14 (35.00%) Web Services
5 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 10 (25.00%) RESTful
6 8 (20.00%) jQuery
6 8 (20.00%) HTML5
7 7 (17.50%) CSS3
7 7 (17.50%) Express
7 7 (17.50%) SOAP
7 7 (17.50%) XML
8 6 (15.00%) Sass
8 6 (15.00%) Apache Cordova
8 6 (15.00%) Backbone.js
8 6 (15.00%) Ember.js
9 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
10 3 (7.50%) Java Concurrency
10 3 (7.50%) Spring
11 2 (5.00%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.50%) User Experience
2 1 (2.50%) iPad
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) iPhone
2 1 (2.50%) NHS
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Apple iOS
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Windows Phone
2 6 (15.00%) Android
3 4 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Content Management
2 12 (30.00%) MVC
3 7 (17.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (12.50%) CRM
4 5 (12.50%) Web Development
5 4 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Quantitative Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) OO
6 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) TDD
7 2 (5.00%) Data Management
7 2 (5.00%) OOP
7 2 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (5.00%) Mobile Development
8 1 (2.50%) Information Governance
8 1 (2.50%) Qualitative Analysis
8 1 (2.50%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.50%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.50%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (37.50%) C#
3 9 (22.50%) Java
4 4 (10.00%) SQL
5 3 (7.50%) Perl
6 2 (5.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) NDS
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Appcelerator
2 4 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (10.00%) TIBCO
2 4 (10.00%) ForgeRock
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.50%) Zend
4 1 (2.50%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.50%) Ektron
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) Nokia
4 1 (2.50%) RedDot
4 1 (2.50%) OpenText