The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 51 49 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -21
Contract jobs citing CMS 5 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.00% 0.87% 0.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.81% 4.04% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate
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£422 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.58% -29.41%
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 £34.84 £12.65 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+175.37% -29.72%
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 Gloucestershire region.

Application Platforms Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
86 99 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 17.27% 21.57% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 56 10
Average daily rate £368 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £185 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £13.70 £10.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.47% -44.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) UX Design
2 4 (57.14%) Information Architecture
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) Content Management
3 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
5 1 (14.29%) Flash
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (14.29%) InDesign
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) Adobe
5 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (14.29%) WordPress
2 1 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (14.29%) InDesign
1 1 (14.29%) CINEMA 4D
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) UX Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) Flash
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) CSS3
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) UX Design
1 4 (57.14%) Information Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
3 1 (14.29%) OWASP
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) EPiServer
2 1 (14.29%) Sitecore