The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 48 45 60
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Contract jobs citing CMS 17 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.24% 2.72% 1.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.53% 14.81% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 7
Average daily rate
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£275 £238 £236
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +0.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £253 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £314 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.58 £15.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+43.86% -25.92%
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 Glasgow region.

Application Platforms Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
97 108 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.80% 18.34% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 44 81
Average daily rate £338 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £225 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.94 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% -57.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMS across the Glasgow region.

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Glasgow region.

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 15 (48.39%) HTML
1 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
1 15 (48.39%) CSS
2 14 (45.16%) Web Services
2 14 (45.16%) .NET
3 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
4 11 (35.48%) Umbraco
5 10 (32.26%) C#
6 9 (29.03%) Content Management
6 9 (29.03%) jQuery
7 7 (22.58%) MVC
7 7 (22.58%) OO
8 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
8 6 (19.35%) HTML5
9 5 (16.13%) XML
9 5 (16.13%) SQL
9 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (16.13%) Ajax
10 4 (12.90%) TDD
10 4 (12.90%) Web 2.0
10 4 (12.90%) IDOL
10 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
10 4 (12.90%) XSLT
10 4 (12.90%) XHTML
10 4 (12.90%) Client/Server
10 4 (12.90%) OOD
10 4 (12.90%) Tridion
10 4 (12.90%) Project Management
10 4 (12.90%) Open Source
10 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 11 (35.48%) Umbraco
2 3 (9.68%) Node.js
2 3 (9.68%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (6.45%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (6.45%) Drupal
4 1 (3.23%) Magnolia
4 1 (3.23%) Sitefinity
4 1 (3.23%) nginx
4 1 (3.23%) Liferay
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) Apache
4 1 (3.23%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Tridion
2 2 (6.45%) Google Analytics
3 1 (3.23%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Intranet
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
1 2 (6.45%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) IDOL
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Ant
2 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Developer
2 12 (38.71%) Web Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Web Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (9.68%) UI Programmer
6 3 (9.68%) UI Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Umbraco Developer
8 1 (3.23%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Junior
8 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Junior Developer
8 1 (3.23%) PHP Developer
8 1 (3.23%) HTML Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) HTML
1 15 (48.39%) CSS
2 14 (45.16%) Web Services
2 14 (45.16%) .NET
3 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
4 9 (29.03%) jQuery
5 6 (19.35%) HTML5
6 5 (16.13%) XML
6 5 (16.13%) Ajax
7 4 (12.90%) XSLT
7 4 (12.90%) XHTML
7 4 (12.90%) LINQ
7 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
7 4 (12.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (12.90%) CSS3
7 4 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
8 3 (9.68%) Sass
8 3 (9.68%) Classic ASP
9 2 (6.45%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Web 2.0
1 4 (12.90%) Client/Server
1 4 (12.90%) Open Source
1 4 (12.90%) Social Network
1 4 (12.90%) User Experience
2 2 (6.45%) Social Media
2 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Content Management
2 7 (22.58%) MVC
2 7 (22.58%) OO
3 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) TDD
4 4 (12.90%) OOD
4 4 (12.90%) Project Management
4 4 (12.90%) Web Development
5 3 (9.68%) Analytics
6 2 (6.45%) Web Design
6 2 (6.45%) SEO
6 2 (6.45%) IT Governance
6 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (6.45%) Progressive Enhancement
6 2 (6.45%) Graceful Degradation
7 1 (3.23%) User Stories
7 1 (3.23%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
2 10 (32.26%) C#
3 5 (16.13%) SQL
4 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
4 4 (12.90%) XPath
5 2 (6.45%) PHP
5 2 (6.45%) Java
6 1 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) WCAG
1 2 (6.45%) WAI
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Adobe
2 2 (6.45%) Sitecore
2 2 (6.45%) Google
2 2 (6.45%) Ektron
3 1 (3.23%) IBM
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Omniture
3 1 (3.23%) Kofax