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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 71 72 55
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -17
Contract jobs citing CMS 15 20 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.29% 1.20% 2.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.88% 8.51% 10.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 12
Median daily rate £325 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £213 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £355 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £34.84 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +103.08%
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
255 235 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.85% 14.05% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 120 158
Median daily rate £355 £378 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.96% +1.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £12.00 £36.40 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.03% +203.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +26.76%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 (45.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 18 (45.00%) Sitecore
2 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) Content Management
2 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 16 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (30.00%) HTML
3 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (30.00%) .NET
3 12 (30.00%) CSS
4 11 (27.50%) User Experience
5 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (22.50%) Business Analysis
6 9 (22.50%) C#
6 9 (22.50%) Analytics
7 8 (20.00%) Process Improvement
7 8 (20.00%) Change Management
7 8 (20.00%) MVC
7 8 (20.00%) Use Case
7 8 (20.00%) jQuery
7 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 8 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
8 7 (17.50%) HTML5
8 7 (17.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (17.50%) JIRA
8 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
8 7 (17.50%) CSS3
9 6 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (15.00%) Front End Development
9 6 (15.00%) Jenkins

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 (45.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (10.00%) Apache
2 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.00%) ArcGIS
3 2 (5.00%) Drupal
3 2 (5.00%) GeoServer
3 2 (5.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 4 (10.00%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (2.50%) InDesign
3 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) MS Project
3 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) DNS
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
1 1 (2.50%) Intranet
1 1 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) GIS
2 2 (5.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.50%) JIRA
3 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (12.50%) Axure RP
4 5 (12.50%) NUnit
5 4 (10.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (7.50%) Selenium
6 3 (7.50%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.50%) Artifactory
7 1 (2.50%) Checkstyle
7 1 (2.50%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.50%) FindBugs
7 1 (2.50%) ReSharper
7 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Publishing
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Digital Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Digital Business Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Digital Project Manager
4 6 (15.00%) Project Manager
5 5 (12.50%) Architect
5 5 (12.50%) Sitecore Architect
5 5 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (7.50%) Web Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) Finance Business Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) .NET
1 12 (30.00%) CSS
1 12 (30.00%) HTML
2 8 (20.00%) jQuery
3 7 (17.50%) CSS3
3 7 (17.50%) HTML5
4 6 (15.00%) Web Services
5 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 4 (10.00%) JSON
6 4 (10.00%) LESS
6 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (7.50%) RESTful
7 3 (7.50%) Sass
8 2 (5.00%) Backbone.js
8 2 (5.00%) Ember.js
8 2 (5.00%) Node.js
8 2 (5.00%) React
9 1 (2.50%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (27.50%) User Experience
3 5 (12.50%) iPad
4 2 (5.00%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.50%) CMDB
5 1 (2.50%) Copywriting
5 1 (2.50%) DataPower
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) AIX
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (40.00%) Content Management
2 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (22.50%) Analytics
3 9 (22.50%) Business Analysis
4 8 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 8 (20.00%) Change Management
4 8 (20.00%) MVC
4 8 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 8 (20.00%) Use Case
5 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
5 7 (17.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (15.00%) Front End Development
6 6 (15.00%) Migration
6 6 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (15.00%) Web Development
7 5 (12.50%) Scrum
7 5 (12.50%) TDD
7 5 (12.50%) Time Management
7 5 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (22.50%) C#
3 5 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.00%) Java
5 2 (5.00%) PHP
6 1 (2.50%) Perl
6 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Virtual Servers
1 3 (7.50%) zsh
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (7.50%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) HP Fortify
2 1 (2.50%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Sitecore
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) ESRI
4 1 (2.50%) Adobe
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow