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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 57 70 50
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Contract jobs citing CMS 14 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.52% 1.04% 1.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.72% 5.56% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 7
Average daily rate
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£250 £200 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £15.65 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+75.71% -13.05%
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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
144 162 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 15.67% 18.77% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 66 60
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £232 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £14.75 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.44% +5.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £11.75 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.70 £17.75 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 24 (61.54%) Content Management
2 23 (58.97%) Adobe
3 20 (51.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (35.90%) W3C
6 13 (33.33%) CSS
6 13 (33.33%) HTML
7 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 12 (30.77%) HTML5
7 12 (30.77%) User Experience
8 9 (23.08%) Enterprise Content Management
8 9 (23.08%) Drupal
8 9 (23.08%) Regression Testing
8 9 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (20.51%) Scrum
10 6 (15.38%) jQuery
10 6 (15.38%) CSS3
10 6 (15.38%) Agile Testing
10 6 (15.38%) SEO
11 5 (12.82%) ISEB Practitioner
11 5 (12.82%) Photoshop
11 5 (12.82%) Web Services
11 5 (12.82%) ISEB
11 5 (12.82%) Umbraco
12 4 (10.26%) Analytics
12 4 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (10.26%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (10.26%) Social Media
12 4 (10.26%) Google Analytics
12 4 (10.26%) SOA

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 20 (51.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 9 (23.08%) Drupal
3 5 (12.82%) Umbraco
4 2 (5.13%) IIS
5 1 (2.56%) WordPress
5 1 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
2 2 (5.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) Grunt
2 1 (2.56%) Bower
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.56%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
1 3 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Analyst
2 13 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 13 (33.33%) Developer
3 10 (25.64%) Agile Test Analyst
4 9 (23.08%) Content Editor
5 7 (17.95%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (17.95%) Web Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Web Editor
6 5 (12.82%) Web Content Editor
6 5 (12.82%) Tester
7 4 (10.26%) Web Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) Web Test Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Web Tester
8 2 (5.13%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Agile Tester
9 1 (2.56%) Umbraco Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Digital Project Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) HTML
1 13 (33.33%) CSS
2 12 (30.77%) HTML5
3 6 (15.38%) CSS3
3 6 (15.38%) jQuery
4 5 (12.82%) Web Services
5 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET
5 4 (10.26%) .NET
5 4 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (7.69%) Classic ASP
7 2 (5.13%) Spring MVC
7 2 (5.13%) Spring
8 1 (2.56%) Ajax
8 1 (2.56%) JSP
8 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.56%) Sass
8 1 (2.56%) LESS
8 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) W3C
2 12 (30.77%) User Experience
3 4 (10.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Content Management
2 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.08%) Regression Testing
3 9 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (23.08%) Enterprise Content Management
4 8 (20.51%) Scrum
5 6 (15.38%) Agile Testing
5 6 (15.38%) SEO
6 4 (10.26%) SOA
6 4 (10.26%) Analytics
6 4 (10.26%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (7.69%) MVC
7 3 (7.69%) Performance Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Load Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Time Management
8 2 (5.13%) Web Usability
8 2 (5.13%) TDD
9 1 (2.56%) Validation
9 1 (2.56%) Project Management
9 1 (2.56%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.13%) PHP
2 2 (5.13%) C#
2 2 (5.13%) Java
2 2 (5.13%) VBScript
3 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.56%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) ISEB
1 5 (12.82%) ISEB Practitioner
2 4 (10.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (58.97%) Adobe
2 4 (10.26%) Google
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) IBM
4 1 (2.56%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.56%) Sitecore