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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 55 33 55
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +22
Contract jobs citing CMS 13 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.65% 2.61% 1.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.35% 15.91% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 10
Average daily rate
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£263 £188 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -35.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £100 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £353 £326
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 £13.00 £22.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-41.57% +23.61%
Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
139 88 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 17.64% 16.39% 19.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 62 105
Average daily rate £375 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £144 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £473 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 7
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -24.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -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 25 July 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 25 July 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 17 (68.00%) HTML
2 13 (52.00%) .NET
2 13 (52.00%) C#
3 12 (48.00%) CSS
4 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (24.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (24.00%) Sitecore
6 5 (20.00%) Umbraco
6 5 (20.00%) Content Management
6 5 (20.00%) Project Management
7 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (16.00%) B2C
7 4 (16.00%) Java
7 4 (16.00%) Oracle
7 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (16.00%) XML
7 4 (16.00%) jQuery
7 4 (16.00%) WebCenter
8 3 (12.00%) TeamSite
8 3 (12.00%) MVC
9 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
9 2 (8.00%) Legal
9 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
9 2 (8.00%) PHP
9 2 (8.00%) Data Management
9 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (8.00%) Finance
9 2 (8.00%) Marketing

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (24.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (20.00%) Umbraco
3 3 (12.00%) TeamSite
4 2 (8.00%) Kentico
5 1 (4.00%) IIS
5 1 (4.00%) Drupal
5 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
1 1 (4.00%) Selenium
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) RSpec
1 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (8.00%) Legal
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Automotive
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Content Editor
4 3 (12.00%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Content Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Umbraco Developer
6 1 (4.00%) WordPress Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Web Editor
6 1 (4.00%) Web Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) HTML
2 13 (52.00%) .NET
3 12 (48.00%) CSS
4 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (16.00%) XML
5 4 (16.00%) jQuery
5 4 (16.00%) WebCenter
6 2 (8.00%) CSS3
7 1 (4.00%) Sass
7 1 (4.00%) LESS
7 1 (4.00%) Semantic HTML
7 1 (4.00%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (4.00%) HTML5
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.00%) XHTML
7 1 (4.00%) LAMP
7 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Online Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Semantic Web
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Project Management
1 5 (20.00%) Content Management
2 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (16.00%) B2C
3 3 (12.00%) MVC
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) Data Management
4 2 (8.00%) Web Development
4 2 (8.00%) Business Development
4 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.00%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.00%) Progressive Enhancement
5 1 (4.00%) SEO
5 1 (4.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) C#
2 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Sitecore
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) EPiServer
3 1 (4.00%) Facebook
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