The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 16 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing CMS 11 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 5.67% 4.04% 4.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 31.43% 22.50% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 1
Average daily rate £383 £306 £135
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.06% +126.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £44.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.58 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+62.18% +25.10%
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 Dorset region.

Application Platforms Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
35 40 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 18.04% 17.94% 19.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 16
Average daily rate £175 £320 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.31% -28.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £223 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £600 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £44.00 £26.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% +30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 12 February 2016. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Bournemouth +4 4 £396 +5.46% 7
CMS
South West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) jQuery
3 4 (28.57%) EPiServer
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (21.43%) Content Management
4 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
4 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Magnolia
5 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 2 (14.29%) Matrix Management
5 2 (14.29%) ION Trading
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (14.29%) CAN bus
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Avionics
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) C
5 2 (14.29%) Java

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) Magnolia
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
1 2 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) LabVIEW
2 1 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 2 (14.29%) Avionics
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) CMS Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Programmer
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Web Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Developer
4 1 (7.14%) EPiServer Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Apache Sling
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
5 1 (7.14%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) CAN bus
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) MVC
2 3 (21.43%) Content Management
3 2 (14.29%) Matrix Management
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) SDLC
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
4 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C#
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) C
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) EPiServer
2 2 (14.29%) ION Trading
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe
3 1 (7.14%) Brightcove
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft