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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 62 72 68
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing CMS 15 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.77% 1.56% 1.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.64% 6.41% 7.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 7
Median daily rate £375 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.02 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.67 £19.35 £21.54
% change year-on-year
+120.51% -10.16%

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
110 359 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.99% 24.37% 15.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 198 117
Median daily rate £375 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £19.02 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017, 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 15 (39.47%) CSS
1 15 (39.47%) Content Management
2 14 (36.84%) HTML
2 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (34.21%) jQuery
4 12 (31.58%) Web Development
5 9 (23.68%) .NET
6 8 (21.05%) C#
6 8 (21.05%) Umbraco
6 8 (21.05%) AngularJS
7 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (15.79%) CSS3
8 6 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (15.79%) EPiServer
8 6 (15.79%) WordPress
8 6 (15.79%) Scrum
8 6 (15.79%) Oracle
8 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
8 6 (15.79%) Java
8 6 (15.79%) Apache
8 6 (15.79%) Tomcat
9 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
9 5 (13.16%) SQL
9 5 (13.16%) MVC
9 5 (13.16%) Publishing
9 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (13.16%) HTML5
9 5 (13.16%) MongoDB
9 5 (13.16%) NoSQL

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 8 (21.05%) Umbraco
2 6 (15.79%) Apache
2 6 (15.79%) EPiServer
2 6 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 6 (15.79%) WordPress
3 4 (10.53%) Drupal
3 4 (10.53%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (7.89%) Joomla!
4 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.63%) CICS
5 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.63%) IIS
5 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Office
2 2 (5.26%) Edge Animate
3 1 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) DNS
1 1 (2.63%) Firewall
1 1 (2.63%) Intranet
1 1 (2.63%) Skype
1 1 (2.63%) SSL
1 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) MongoDB
2 5 (13.16%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.89%) MySQL
5 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.63%) DB2
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Ant
1 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
1 4 (10.53%) Maven
2 3 (7.89%) Cucumber
2 3 (7.89%) Selenium
3 2 (5.26%) Artifactory
3 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) Grunt
3 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.26%) Xcode
4 1 (2.63%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) JMeter
4 1 (2.63%) JUnit
4 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 5 (13.16%) Publishing
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Marketing
4 2 (5.26%) Finance
4 2 (5.26%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.63%) Law
5 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) Web Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Consultant
3 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
4 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Java Web Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Joomla! Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Web Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Web Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Web Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Digital Developer
5 2 (5.26%) EPiServer Developer
5 2 (5.26%) iOS Developer
5 2 (5.26%) WordPress Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (2.63%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (39.47%) CSS
2 14 (36.84%) HTML
3 13 (34.21%) jQuery
4 9 (23.68%) .NET
5 8 (21.05%) AngularJS
6 6 (15.79%) CSS3
6 6 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
7 5 (13.16%) HTML5
8 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (10.53%) Hibernate
8 4 (10.53%) LESS
8 4 (10.53%) Spring
9 3 (7.89%) Ajax
9 3 (7.89%) Backbone.js
9 3 (7.89%) Ember.js
9 3 (7.89%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (7.89%) React
9 3 (7.89%) RESTful
9 3 (7.89%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) User Experience
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) iPad
3 2 (5.26%) iPhone
4 1 (2.63%) DataPower
4 1 (2.63%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (2.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) AIX
3 1 (2.63%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Solaris
3 1 (2.63%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Content Management
2 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (31.58%) Web Development
4 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (15.79%) Scrum
6 5 (13.16%) Continuous Deployment
6 5 (13.16%) MVC
7 3 (7.89%) Automated Testing
7 3 (7.89%) BDD
7 3 (7.89%) Front End Development
7 3 (7.89%) SEO
7 3 (7.89%) TDD
8 2 (5.26%) ITIL
8 2 (5.26%) Mobile Development
8 2 (5.26%) Online Marketing
8 2 (5.26%) OO
8 2 (5.26%) OOD
8 2 (5.26%) Project Management
8 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
2 8 (21.05%) C#
3 6 (15.79%) Java
4 5 (13.16%) SQL
5 2 (5.26%) Apple Swift
5 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.26%) Objective-C
5 2 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) Ruby
6 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.63%) HNC
2 1 (2.63%) HND
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (5.26%) zsh
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.26%) Puppet
1 2 (5.26%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Sitecore
3 3 (7.89%) Adobe
4 2 (5.26%) Apple
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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