The first table below looks at the demand for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 30 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 Dorset 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 22 31 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Contract jobs citing CMS 7 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.10% 1.29% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 26.92% 7.14% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Average daily rate
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£280 £263 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.65 £22.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-42.50% +22.22%
Application Platforms Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
26 42 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 11.50% 18.10% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 31 27
Average daily rate £350 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £215 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £475 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
CMS
South West

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole - 3 £315 - 4
Bournemouth +9 1 - - 3
CMS
South West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 14 (82.35%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 8 (47.06%) CSS
2 8 (47.06%) REST
2 8 (47.06%) Mobile App
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) MVC
3 7 (41.18%) jQuery
4 6 (35.29%) Content Management
4 6 (35.29%) C#
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
5 5 (29.41%) IIS
5 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
5 5 (29.41%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (29.41%) Sitecore
6 4 (23.53%) EPiServer
6 4 (23.53%) HTML5
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) CSS3
7 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (17.65%) SpecFlow
7 3 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (17.65%) PHP
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
7 3 (17.65%) TIBCO
7 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
7 3 (17.65%) NUnit

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 5 (29.41%) IIS
1 5 (29.41%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.88%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) SpecFlow
1 3 (17.65%) NUnit
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Architect
4 4 (23.53%) CMS Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (17.65%) PHP Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Digital Architect
7 1 (5.88%) UI Programmer
7 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Software Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Programmer
7 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Architect
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Technical Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.88%) UI Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 8 (47.06%) CSS
2 8 (47.06%) REST
3 7 (41.18%) jQuery
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
5 4 (23.53%) HTML5
5 4 (23.53%) CSS3
6 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET
7 1 (5.88%) WCF
7 1 (5.88%) LINQ
7 1 (5.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Mobile App
2 3 (17.65%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) Content Management
3 3 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) BDD
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) UML
5 1 (5.88%) OOD
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.88%) Kanban
5 1 (5.88%) Software Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) PHP
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Sitecore
2 4 (23.53%) EPiServer
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) TIBCO
3 3 (17.65%) Ektron
Poole, Dorset
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago