The first table below looks at the demand for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 29 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 Edinburgh 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 55 46 38
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Contract jobs citing CMS 28 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.19% 1.86% 2.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.56% 10.92% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 7
Average daily rate
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£313 £275 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +18.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £215 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £614 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.65 £22.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-43.14% +23.61%
Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
180 174 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.08% 17.01% 13.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 69 54
Average daily rate £370 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £438 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Average hourly rate £11.00 £19.75 £17.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.30% +12.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
CMS
Scotland

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 23 (58.97%) CSS
2 22 (56.41%) HTML
3 18 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 17 (43.59%) .NET
5 12 (30.77%) jQuery
6 11 (28.21%) Finance
7 10 (25.64%) C#
8 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 9 (23.08%) HTML5
8 9 (23.08%) CSS3
9 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (20.51%) Content Management
9 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
9 8 (20.51%) MS Office
9 8 (20.51%) VBA
9 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (17.95%) Banking
11 6 (15.38%) TeamSite
11 6 (15.38%) Web Development
11 6 (15.38%) Mobile App
12 5 (12.82%) WebSphere
12 5 (12.82%) Web Services
12 5 (12.82%) Migration
13 4 (10.26%) MVC
13 4 (10.26%) PHP
13 4 (10.26%) XHTML
13 4 (10.26%) Degree
14 3 (7.69%) JSF
14 3 (7.69%) Java EE

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.38%) TeamSite
3 5 (12.82%) WebSphere
4 3 (7.69%) WordPress
4 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (7.69%) Node.js
5 2 (5.13%) Sitefinity
6 1 (2.56%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (2.56%) WorkSite
6 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Office
2 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Intranet
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2000
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Grunt
3 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.56%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Publishing
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Web Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Applications Support
4 4 (10.26%) Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Designer
5 3 (7.69%) WordPress Developer
6 2 (5.13%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.56%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.56%) IT Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Web Designer
7 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (58.97%) CSS
2 22 (56.41%) HTML
3 17 (43.59%) .NET
4 12 (30.77%) jQuery
5 9 (23.08%) CSS3
5 9 (23.08%) HTML5
6 5 (12.82%) Web Services
7 4 (10.26%) XHTML
8 3 (7.69%) JSF
8 3 (7.69%) Java EE
8 3 (7.69%) XSL
8 3 (7.69%) XSLT
8 3 (7.69%) JSP
8 3 (7.69%) Backbone.js
8 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.13%) OOCSS
9 2 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
9 2 (5.13%) XML
10 1 (2.56%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) Device Driver
2 2 (5.13%) Blog
3 1 (2.56%) Semantic Web
3 1 (2.56%) Open Source
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Android
1 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Content Management
2 6 (15.38%) Web Development
3 5 (12.82%) Migration
4 4 (10.26%) MVC
5 3 (7.69%) Process Management
5 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.69%) Android Development
5 3 (7.69%) iOS Development
6 2 (5.13%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.13%) Release Management
6 2 (5.13%) Unified Process
6 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.13%) TDD
6 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) SOA
6 2 (5.13%) RUP
7 1 (2.56%) CRM
7 1 (2.56%) Data Security
7 1 (2.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 10 (25.64%) C#
3 8 (20.51%) VBA
4 4 (10.26%) PHP
5 3 (7.69%) SQL
5 3 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) HP
3 2 (5.13%) Adobe
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) NetApp
4 1 (2.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.56%) Telerik
4 1 (2.56%) Sitecore
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