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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 51 69 63
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Contract jobs citing CMS 20 25 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.20% 1.65% 1.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.58% 8.28% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 18
Median daily rate £350 £288 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -25.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £165 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £368 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +13.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £19.02 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £21.18 £18.94
% change year-on-year
-11.03% +11.82%
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
159 302 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.51% 19.99% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 158 155
Median daily rate £350 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £233 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -26.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -10.25%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 19 (51.35%) CSS
1 19 (51.35%) Content Management
2 18 (48.65%) HTML
3 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
4 13 (35.14%) jQuery
5 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (24.32%) Web Development
6 9 (24.32%) CSS3
7 8 (21.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
8 7 (18.92%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (18.92%) HTML5
9 6 (16.22%) LESS
9 6 (16.22%) User Experience
9 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (16.22%) Front End Development
9 6 (16.22%) TDD
9 6 (16.22%) Banking
10 5 (13.51%) Publishing
10 5 (13.51%) Scrum
10 5 (13.51%) WordPress
10 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
10 5 (13.51%) Drupal
10 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (13.51%) SEO
10 5 (13.51%) .NET
10 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
10 5 (13.51%) AngularJS
10 5 (13.51%) BDD
10 5 (13.51%) 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 5 (13.51%) Drupal
1 5 (13.51%) WordPress
2 4 (10.81%) Apache
2 4 (10.81%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.11%) Joomla!
3 3 (8.11%) Umbraco
4 2 (5.41%) ArcGIS
4 2 (5.41%) GeoServer
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.70%) CICS
5 1 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Edge Animate
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.41%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.70%) MS Project
2 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) DNS
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
1 1 (2.70%) Intranet
1 1 (2.70%) Skype
1 1 (2.70%) SSL
1 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) GIS
3 1 (2.70%) DB2
3 1 (2.70%) Redis
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.11%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.41%) Artifactory
4 2 (5.41%) Selenium
4 2 (5.41%) Xcode
5 1 (2.70%) Checkstyle
5 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.70%) FindBugs
5 1 (2.70%) Grunt
5 1 (2.70%) JIRA
5 1 (2.70%) ReSharper
5 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (16.22%) Banking
2 5 (13.51%) Publishing
3 4 (10.81%) Marketing
4 3 (8.11%) Finance
5 2 (5.41%) Multimedia
6 1 (2.70%) Law
6 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) Web Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Consultant
4 6 (16.22%) Web Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Digital Project Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (8.11%) Joomla! Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Digital Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Drupal Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (5.41%) iOS Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Web Manager
7 2 (5.41%) WordPress Developer
8 1 (2.70%) HTML Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (51.35%) CSS
2 18 (48.65%) HTML
3 13 (35.14%) jQuery
4 9 (24.32%) CSS3
5 8 (21.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (18.92%) HTML5
7 6 (16.22%) LESS
8 5 (13.51%) .NET
8 5 (13.51%) AngularJS
9 4 (10.81%) RESTful
9 4 (10.81%) Sass
10 3 (8.11%) JSON
11 2 (5.41%) Ajax
11 2 (5.41%) Backbone.js
11 2 (5.41%) Cocoa
11 2 (5.41%) Ember.js
11 2 (5.41%) Flash
11 2 (5.41%) Node.js
11 2 (5.41%) React
12 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (16.22%) User Experience
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.41%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (5.41%) iPad
2 2 (5.41%) iPhone
3 1 (2.70%) Copywriting
3 1 (2.70%) DataPower
3 1 (2.70%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) Motion Graphics
3 1 (2.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) AIX
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Content Management
2 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (24.32%) Web Development
4 7 (18.92%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (16.22%) Front End Development
5 6 (16.22%) TDD
6 5 (13.51%) BDD
6 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.51%) Scrum
6 5 (13.51%) SEO
6 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Analytics
7 3 (8.11%) Project Management
7 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.41%) Coaching
8 2 (5.41%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.41%) iOS Development
8 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.41%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
2 4 (10.81%) C#
2 4 (10.81%) PHP
3 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
3 3 (8.11%) Java
3 3 (8.11%) SQL
4 2 (5.41%) Apple Swift
4 2 (5.41%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.70%) Python
5 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.70%) HNC
2 1 (2.70%) HND
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Virtual Servers
1 3 (8.11%) zsh
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (8.11%) Puppet
2 2 (5.41%) TeamSite
3 1 (2.70%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Adobe
2 3 (8.11%) EPiServer
3 2 (5.41%) Apple
3 2 (5.41%) ESRI
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) HP
4 1 (2.70%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) Sitecore