The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 77 64 62
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs citing CMS 17 26 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.35% 1.64% 1.96%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.14% 10.92% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 9
Median daily rate £375 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.90% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £180 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £350 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £40.15 £17.38
% change year-on-year
-19.05% +131.07%
CMS
Scotland

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

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
277 238 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.93% 15.02% 22.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 105 166
Median daily rate £375 £369 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £466 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.30%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for CMS.

1 18 (41.86%) Finance
1 18 (41.86%) Sitecore CMS
1 18 (41.86%) Sitecore
2 17 (39.53%) Content Management
3 16 (37.21%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (27.91%) HTML
5 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
5 12 (27.91%) .NET
5 12 (27.91%) CSS
6 11 (25.58%) User Experience
7 10 (23.26%) Analytics
7 10 (23.26%) Migration
7 10 (23.26%) Business Analysis
8 9 (20.93%) Business Process Improvement
8 9 (20.93%) Use Case
8 9 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (20.93%) Change Management
8 9 (20.93%) C#
8 9 (20.93%) Process Improvement
9 8 (18.60%) E-Commerce
9 8 (18.60%) MVC
9 8 (18.60%) jQuery
10 7 (16.28%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
10 7 (16.28%) JIRA
10 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
10 7 (16.28%) Web Services
10 7 (16.28%) HTML5
10 7 (16.28%) CSS3

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (41.86%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (6.98%) Apache
2 3 (6.98%) Drupal
2 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.65%) ArcGIS
3 2 (4.65%) GeoServer
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.33%) MS Project Server
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Visio
2 4 (9.30%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (2.33%) InDesign
3 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.33%) MS Office
3 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.33%) MS Project
3 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Lucidchart
2 1 (2.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) GIS
2 2 (4.65%) Redis
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
1 7 (16.28%) JIRA
2 5 (11.63%) Axure RP
2 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.63%) NUnit
3 4 (9.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (6.98%) Selenium
5 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.33%) Checkstyle
6 1 (2.33%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.33%) FindBugs
6 1 (2.33%) ReSharper
6 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (41.86%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Publishing
4 2 (4.65%) Marketing
5 1 (2.33%) Legal
5 1 (2.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) Business Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) Developer
3 9 (20.93%) Digital Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Digital Business Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Sitecore Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.30%) .NET Developer
5 4 (9.30%) .NET Web Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Consultant
5 4 (9.30%) Digital Project Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Content Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (6.98%) Web Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Web Content Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Web Manager
7 2 (4.65%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) .NET
1 12 (27.91%) CSS
1 12 (27.91%) HTML
2 8 (18.60%) jQuery
3 7 (16.28%) CSS3
3 7 (16.28%) HTML5
3 7 (16.28%) Web Services
4 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
4 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
4 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
5 4 (9.30%) JSON
5 4 (9.30%) LESS
5 4 (9.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (6.98%) RESTful
6 3 (6.98%) Sass
7 2 (4.65%) Backbone.js
7 2 (4.65%) Ember.js
7 2 (4.65%) Node.js
7 2 (4.65%) React
8 1 (2.33%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (37.21%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (25.58%) User Experience
3 5 (11.63%) iPad
4 2 (4.65%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) CMDB
5 1 (2.33%) Copywriting
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.33%) NHS
5 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Content Management
2 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.26%) Analytics
3 10 (23.26%) Business Analysis
3 10 (23.26%) Migration
4 9 (20.93%) Business Process Improvement
4 9 (20.93%) Change Management
4 9 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (20.93%) Process Improvement
4 9 (20.93%) Use Case
5 8 (18.60%) E-Commerce
5 8 (18.60%) MVC
6 7 (16.28%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (13.95%) Front End Development
7 6 (13.95%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (11.63%) OO
8 5 (11.63%) TDD
8 5 (11.63%) Time Management
8 5 (11.63%) Validation
8 5 (11.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
2 9 (20.93%) C#
3 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
4 3 (6.98%) PHP
5 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.33%) Java
6 1 (2.33%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (4.65%) zsh
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.65%) Puppet
2 1 (2.33%) HP Fortify
2 1 (2.33%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) Sitecore
2 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) ESRI
4 1 (2.33%) Adobe
4 1 (2.33%) Google
4 1 (2.33%) HP
4 1 (2.33%) ServiceNow