The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 54 39 31
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Contract jobs citing CMS 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.48% 1.29% 1.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.78% 7.41% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Average daily rate £225 £420 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.42% +46.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £21.58 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+67.97% +26.94%
CMS
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Application Platforms Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
72 54 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.35% 17.42% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 39 19
Average daily rate £338 £363 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £438 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMS across the Cardiff region.

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Cardiff region.

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management Server
2 2 (66.67%) e-Learning
2 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Lync
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Skype
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Welsh Language
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) GoLive
3 1 (33.33%) Telerik
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) Macromedia
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) DHTML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 2 (66.67%) Content Management Server
1 2 (66.67%) Lync
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (33.33%) GoLive
General
1 1 (33.33%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Trainer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) DHTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Macromedia
2 1 (33.33%) Telerik