The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Bristol region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 57 37 54
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +17
Contract jobs citing CMS 15 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.88% 2.38% 1.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.27% 15.85% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 11
Average daily rate
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£230 £175 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £100 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £388 £325
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 £12.65 £22.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-42.50% +22.22%
Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
146 82 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 18.32% 14.99% 20.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 51 107
Average daily rate £365 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £135 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 7
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -24.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
CMS
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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 August 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 August 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 19 (70.37%) HTML
2 13 (48.15%) .NET
2 13 (48.15%) C#
3 11 (40.74%) CSS
4 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
5 8 (29.63%) Content Management
6 6 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (22.22%) Sitecore
6 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
7 5 (18.52%) TeamSite
7 5 (18.52%) Project Management
7 5 (18.52%) Umbraco
8 4 (14.81%) Legal
8 4 (14.81%) Finance
8 4 (14.81%) B2C
8 4 (14.81%) Java
8 4 (14.81%) Oracle
8 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.81%) XML
8 4 (14.81%) WebCenter
9 3 (11.11%) jQuery
9 3 (11.11%) MVC
10 2 (7.41%) Data Management
10 2 (7.41%) Marketing
10 2 (7.41%) Web Development
10 2 (7.41%) Business Development
10 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (7.41%) Kentico
10 2 (7.41%) Management Information System

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 6 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (18.52%) TeamSite
2 5 (18.52%) Umbraco
3 2 (7.41%) Kentico
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.70%) RSpec
1 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 4 (14.81%) Legal
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Automotive
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Project Manager
2 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Content Editor
3 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Content Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Sitecore Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Web Editor
5 2 (7.41%) Umbraco Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Ruby Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Web Content Editor
6 1 (3.70%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (70.37%) HTML
2 13 (48.15%) .NET
3 11 (40.74%) CSS
4 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (14.81%) XML
5 4 (14.81%) WebCenter
6 3 (11.11%) jQuery
7 2 (7.41%) Web Services
8 1 (3.70%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (3.70%) HTML5
8 1 (3.70%) XHTML
8 1 (3.70%) CSS3
8 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Semantic Web
2 1 (3.70%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Content Management
2 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 5 (18.52%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) B2C
5 3 (11.11%) MVC
6 2 (7.41%) Data Management
6 2 (7.41%) Web Development
6 2 (7.41%) Business Development
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.70%) Scrum
7 1 (3.70%) Progressive Enhancement
7 1 (3.70%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) C#
2 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.81%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Sitecore
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Facebook
3 1 (3.70%) EPiServer
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