The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 107 69 89
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +20
Contract jobs citing CMS 41 65 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.42% 2.21% 1.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.80% 12.55% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 32 22
Median daily rate £360 £284 £309
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.87% -8.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £227 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £398 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.83 £40.08 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-67.98% +78.11%
CMS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
603 518 487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.92% 17.63% 18.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 260 289
Median daily rate £370 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £215 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 5
Median hourly rate £36.00 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+157.14% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £30.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +20.58%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -7 25 £450 +46.93% 3
Glasgow -15 9 £314 +14.09% 11
Stirling +3 3 £300 -20.00%
Renfrewshire - 2 £360 -
West Dunbartonshire - 2 - -
CMS
UK

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for CMS.

1 38 (49.35%) Content Management
2 27 (35.06%) Finance
3 22 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
3 22 (28.57%) Sitecore
3 22 (28.57%) Analytics
4 17 (22.08%) User Experience
4 17 (22.08%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (19.48%) HTML
6 12 (15.58%) .NET
6 12 (15.58%) Business Analysis
7 11 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 10 (12.99%) Migration
8 10 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (12.99%) Google
9 9 (11.69%) Use Case
9 9 (11.69%) Google Analytics
9 9 (11.69%) Project Management
9 9 (11.69%) Publishing
9 9 (11.69%) Change Management
9 9 (11.69%) CSS
9 9 (11.69%) Process Improvement
9 9 (11.69%) Business Process Improvement
10 8 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (10.39%) C#
10 8 (10.39%) JavaScript
10 8 (10.39%) Web Development
11 7 (9.09%) Marketing
11 7 (9.09%) JIRA

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 22 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (6.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.19%) Umbraco
4 3 (3.90%) Alfresco
4 3 (3.90%) Drupal
5 2 (2.60%) LiveLink
5 2 (2.60%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.60%) WordPress
6 1 (1.30%) Apache
6 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.30%) Kentico
6 1 (1.30%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.30%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) MS Visio
2 4 (5.19%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (5.19%) Photoshop
3 3 (3.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (3.90%) InDesign
4 2 (2.60%) Edge Animate
4 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.60%) MS Office
5 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.69%) Google Analytics
2 4 (5.19%) Lucidchart
3 3 (3.90%) AdWords
4 1 (1.30%) Basecamp
4 1 (1.30%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.49%) Internet
2 1 (1.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.30%) DTS
2 1 (1.30%) MySQL
2 1 (1.30%) Redis
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (9.09%) JIRA
2 5 (6.49%) Axure RP
2 5 (6.49%) NUnit
3 4 (5.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.30%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.30%) Selenium
5 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (35.06%) Finance
2 9 (11.69%) Publishing
3 7 (9.09%) Banking
3 7 (9.09%) Marketing
4 3 (3.90%) Retail
5 2 (2.60%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Interactive Media
6 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.30%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 19 (24.68%) Analyst
2 17 (22.08%) Architect
3 16 (20.78%) Business Analyst
4 15 (19.48%) Developer
5 13 (16.88%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (15.58%) Digital Analyst
6 12 (15.58%) Digital Business Analyst
7 8 (10.39%) Content Editor
8 6 (7.79%) Web Content Editor
8 6 (7.79%) Web Editor
9 5 (6.49%) Sitecore Architect
10 4 (5.19%) .NET Developer
10 4 (5.19%) ServiceNow Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Web Developer
11 3 (3.90%) Financial Analyst
11 3 (3.90%) Financial Business Analyst
11 3 (3.90%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 3 (3.90%) Service Analyst
11 3 (3.90%) Web Content Manager
11 3 (3.90%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.48%) HTML
2 12 (15.58%) .NET
3 9 (11.69%) CSS
4 6 (7.79%) .NET Framework
4 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET
4 6 (7.79%) jQuery
4 6 (7.79%) Web Services
5 5 (6.49%) HTML5
6 4 (5.19%) CSS3
7 3 (3.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.60%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.60%) Flash
9 1 (1.30%) Entity Framework
9 1 (1.30%) JSON
9 1 (1.30%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (1.30%) LESS
9 1 (1.30%) Mason
9 1 (1.30%) React
9 1 (1.30%) RESTful
9 1 (1.30%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.08%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (22.08%) User Experience
2 5 (6.49%) CMDB
2 5 (6.49%) iPad
2 5 (6.49%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.19%) Ontologies
3 4 (5.19%) Taxonomies
4 2 (2.60%) e-Learning
4 2 (2.60%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.60%) Social Media
5 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.30%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.30%) NHS
5 1 (1.30%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.49%) Windows
2 1 (1.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (49.35%) Content Management
2 22 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (28.57%) Analytics
3 12 (15.58%) Business Analysis
4 11 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (12.99%) Migration
5 10 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (11.69%) Business Process Improvement
6 9 (11.69%) Change Management
6 9 (11.69%) Process Improvement
6 9 (11.69%) Project Management
6 9 (11.69%) Use Case
7 8 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (10.39%) Web Development
8 7 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 7 (9.09%) MVC
8 7 (9.09%) Time Management
9 6 (7.79%) Waterfall
10 5 (6.49%) Content Development
10 5 (6.49%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.39%) C#
1 8 (10.39%) JavaScript
2 5 (6.49%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.30%) Perl
3 1 (1.30%) PHP
3 1 (1.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) ISEB
2 1 (1.30%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) zsh
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (28.57%) Sitecore
2 11 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.99%) Google
4 5 (6.49%) Adobe
4 5 (6.49%) ServiceNow
5 3 (3.90%) OpenText
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle
6 2 (2.60%) IBM
7 1 (1.30%) Facebook
7 1 (1.30%) Infor
7 1 (1.30%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.30%) PayPal
7 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.30%) Twitter
Glasgow
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