The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 59 61 58
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing CMS 20 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.54% 1.54% 0.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.80% 7.66% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 5
Average daily rate
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£310 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £325 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.29 £15.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+8.60% -16.66%
CMS
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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
294 235 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.70% 20.15% 11.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 106 45
Average daily rate £375 £338 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £171 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £12.00 £140.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-91.42% +833.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 22 (52.38%) CSS
2 21 (50.00%) HTML
2 21 (50.00%) .NET
3 16 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 15 (35.71%) jQuery
5 12 (28.57%) C#
6 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
6 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (21.43%) Banking
7 9 (21.43%) HTML5
7 9 (21.43%) Finance
8 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (19.05%) SharePoint
8 8 (19.05%) MS Office
8 8 (19.05%) VBA
8 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (19.05%) CSS3
9 7 (16.67%) Apple iOS
9 7 (16.67%) Android
9 7 (16.67%) Content Management
9 7 (16.67%) Java
9 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 6 (14.29%) Mobile App
11 5 (11.90%) MVC
11 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
11 5 (11.90%) Oracle
11 5 (11.90%) Web Services
11 5 (11.90%) WebSphere
11 5 (11.90%) Open Source
12 4 (9.52%) RESTful

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.90%) WebSphere
3 4 (9.52%) TeamSite
3 4 (9.52%) Apache
3 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (7.14%) Node.js
5 2 (4.76%) Umbraco
5 2 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (2.38%) Kentico
6 1 (2.38%) Sitefinity
6 1 (2.38%) Orchard CMS
6 1 (2.38%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2000
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.14%) MySQL
5 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.38%) Big Data
5 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) JUnit
1 4 (9.52%) JMeter
2 3 (7.14%) HttpUnit
2 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.14%) Grunt
3 2 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.38%) Subversion
4 1 (2.38%) Maven
4 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.38%) Ant
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
1 9 (21.43%) Banking
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Advertising
2 2 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Applications Support
4 5 (11.90%) .NET Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Designer
7 2 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Solutions Designer
7 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.38%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.38%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (2.38%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.38%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (52.38%) CSS
2 21 (50.00%) HTML
2 21 (50.00%) .NET
3 15 (35.71%) jQuery
4 9 (21.43%) HTML5
5 8 (19.05%) CSS3
6 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
6 5 (11.90%) Web Services
7 4 (9.52%) SOAP
7 4 (9.52%) Hibernate
7 4 (9.52%) Spring
7 4 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (9.52%) RESTful
8 3 (7.14%) Java EE
8 3 (7.14%) Backbone.js
8 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
8 3 (7.14%) OOCSS
8 3 (7.14%) XSL
8 3 (7.14%) XSLT
8 3 (7.14%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 5 (11.90%) Open Source
3 3 (7.14%) Data Integration
3 3 (7.14%) Machine to Machine
4 2 (4.76%) Semantic Web
4 2 (4.76%) W3C
4 2 (4.76%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) Social Media
5 1 (2.38%) User Experience
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Android
1 7 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Solaris
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.67%) Content Management
3 5 (11.90%) MVC
4 4 (9.52%) CRM
4 4 (9.52%) TDD
4 4 (9.52%) Web Development
5 3 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 3 (7.14%) Android Development
5 3 (7.14%) iOS Development
5 3 (7.14%) Coaching
5 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.14%) SOA
5 3 (7.14%) Process Management
6 2 (4.76%) OO
6 2 (4.76%) RUP
6 2 (4.76%) Migration
6 2 (4.76%) Unified Process
6 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.76%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 16 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 12 (28.57%) C#
3 8 (19.05%) VBA
4 7 (16.67%) Java
5 4 (9.52%) Ruby
5 4 (9.52%) PHP
6 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.14%) Perl
7 2 (4.76%) SQL
8 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) Adobe
3 3 (7.14%) HP
4 2 (4.76%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.38%) Ektron
5 1 (2.38%) EPiServer
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