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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 59 54 60
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing CMS 16 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.73% 1.14% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.84% 7.21% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 3
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£325 £300 £206
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £215 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £281
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £298 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.24% -0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.29 £11.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+41.65% -42.50%
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
181 111 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.61% 15.88% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 77 72
Average daily rate £400 £328 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% +9.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £463 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 7
Average hourly rate £16.25 £14.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.45 £20.50 £34.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 (57.58%) HTML
2 14 (42.42%) Content Management
3 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
4 12 (36.36%) C#
4 12 (36.36%) .NET
5 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 11 (33.33%) CSS
6 9 (27.27%) Web Services
6 9 (27.27%) jQuery
7 8 (24.24%) Umbraco
8 7 (21.21%) AngularJS
8 7 (21.21%) Java
8 7 (21.21%) MVC
9 6 (18.18%) User Experience
9 6 (18.18%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (18.18%) Sitecore
9 6 (18.18%) RESTful
10 5 (15.15%) HTML5
10 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
10 5 (15.15%) XML
10 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
10 5 (15.15%) TeamSite
11 4 (12.12%) Windows
11 4 (12.12%) SOAP
11 4 (12.12%) SQL
11 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (12.12%) TDD
11 4 (12.12%) Finance
11 4 (12.12%) Legal
11 4 (12.12%) CSS3

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (24.24%) Umbraco
2 6 (18.18%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (15.15%) TeamSite
4 4 (12.12%) Node.js
5 3 (9.09%) Kentico
5 3 (9.09%) Apache Solr
5 3 (9.09%) Alfresco
6 2 (6.06%) IIS
6 2 (6.06%) Mule
7 1 (3.03%) Sitefinity
7 1 (3.03%) concrete5
7 1 (3.03%) WordPress
7 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.09%) Maven
1 3 (9.09%) JUnit
2 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
1 4 (12.12%) Legal
2 1 (3.03%) Games
2 1 (3.03%) Law
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Web Developer
2 6 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Content Editor
4 4 (12.12%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Content Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Umbraco Developer
5 3 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Web Editor
6 2 (6.06%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.06%) CMS Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Agile C# Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Sitecore Developer
7 1 (3.03%) CS Core Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (57.58%) HTML
2 12 (36.36%) .NET
3 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 11 (33.33%) CSS
4 9 (27.27%) Web Services
4 9 (27.27%) jQuery
5 7 (21.21%) AngularJS
6 6 (18.18%) RESTful
7 5 (15.15%) HTML5
7 5 (15.15%) XML
8 4 (12.12%) SOAP
8 4 (12.12%) CSS3
8 4 (12.12%) Apache Cordova
9 3 (9.09%) Sass
9 3 (9.09%) Ember.js
9 3 (9.09%) Backbone.js
9 3 (9.09%) Java Concurrency
9 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (9.09%) Spring
10 2 (6.06%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) User Experience
2 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Online Games
3 1 (3.03%) Online Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Semantic Web
3 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Phone
2 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.09%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Content Management
2 7 (21.21%) MVC
3 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.12%) TDD
5 3 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (9.09%) OO
6 2 (6.06%) Pair Programming
6 2 (6.06%) Scrum
6 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.06%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (3.03%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (3.03%) BDD
7 1 (3.03%) Progressive Enhancement
7 1 (3.03%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.03%) Web Development
7 1 (3.03%) Business Development
7 1 (3.03%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
2 12 (36.36%) C#
3 7 (21.21%) Java
4 4 (12.12%) SQL
5 3 (9.09%) Perl
6 2 (6.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) MCDST
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) NDS
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Sitecore
2 3 (9.09%) Appcelerator
2 3 (9.09%) EPiServer
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) LANDesk
4 1 (3.03%) Zend
4 1 (3.03%) Ektron
4 1 (3.03%) Open Text
4 1 (3.03%) Mitel
4 1 (3.03%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix
4 1 (3.03%) Nokia
4 1 (3.03%) JD Edwards
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