The first table below looks at the demand for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Scotland region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 89 85 70
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Contract jobs citing CMS 43 31 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.55% 1.26% 1.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.54% 7.75% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 16
Average daily rate
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£323 £348 £274
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +26.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £195 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £548 £463
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 £13.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-42.22% +25.00%
Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
408 400 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.69% 16.22% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 179 147
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £229 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 24 13
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.77 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.90% -9.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
CMS
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CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -15 24 £338 +22.72% 6
Glasgow 0 9 £300 -11.25% 2
Aberdeen - 2 £425 -
Dundee - 1 £170 - 1
Falkirk - - - -
Dumfries and Galloway - - - -
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CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 51 (59.30%) HTML
2 50 (58.14%) CSS
3 48 (55.81%) JavaScript
4 39 (45.35%) Content Management
5 34 (39.53%) jQuery
6 32 (37.21%) .NET
7 21 (24.42%) Web Development
7 21 (24.42%) HTML5
8 19 (22.09%) Web Services
9 18 (20.93%) Degree
10 16 (18.60%) ASP.NET
11 15 (17.44%) Java
11 15 (17.44%) Finance
12 13 (15.12%) SQL
12 13 (15.12%) SQL Server
12 13 (15.12%) JSP
12 13 (15.12%) XHTML
13 12 (13.95%) CSS3
14 11 (12.79%) Banking
15 10 (11.63%) XML
15 10 (11.63%) C#
15 10 (11.63%) PHP
15 10 (11.63%) J2EE
15 10 (11.63%) Project Management
16 9 (10.47%) SharePoint
16 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
16 9 (10.47%) WebSphere
17 8 (9.30%) MySQL
18 7 (8.14%) WebSphere Portal
18 7 (8.14%) Java EE

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 9 (10.47%) SharePoint
1 9 (10.47%) WebSphere
2 7 (8.14%) WebSphere Portal
3 6 (6.98%) IIS
3 6 (6.98%) TeamSite
3 6 (6.98%) WordPress
4 5 (5.81%) Adobe CQ
4 5 (5.81%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (3.49%) Node.js
5 3 (3.49%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.33%) FileNet
7 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.16%) Sitefinity
7 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.16%) WorkSite
7 1 (1.16%) Drupal
7 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Office
2 3 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.49%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Maximo
2 1 (1.16%) Magento
2 1 (1.16%) Agresso
2 1 (1.16%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) Intranet
2 1 (1.16%) Network Security
2 1 (1.16%) Internet
2 1 (1.16%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.12%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.30%) MySQL
3 6 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Subversion
2 5 (5.81%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.81%) JUnit
3 3 (3.49%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.49%) Hudson
3 3 (3.49%) Maven
4 2 (2.33%) Grunt
5 1 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.16%) Dreamweaver
General
1 15 (17.44%) Finance
2 11 (12.79%) Banking
3 5 (5.81%) Publishing
4 2 (2.33%) Retail
4 2 (2.33%) Advertising
5 1 (1.16%) Legal
5 1 (1.16%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (66.28%) Developer
2 30 (34.88%) Web Developer
3 9 (10.47%) Senior Developer
4 8 (9.30%) Analyst
4 8 (9.30%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (8.14%) Senior Web Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) Designer
7 5 (5.81%) Applications Support
7 5 (5.81%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.65%) WebSphere Developer
8 4 (4.65%) WebSphere Portal Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Portal Developer
8 4 (4.65%) CMS Developer
8 4 (4.65%) WordPress Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Front-End Web Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Web Designer
10 2 (2.33%) Banking Business Analyst
10 2 (2.33%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (59.30%) HTML
2 50 (58.14%) CSS
3 34 (39.53%) jQuery
4 32 (37.21%) .NET
5 21 (24.42%) HTML5
6 19 (22.09%) Web Services
7 16 (18.60%) ASP.NET
8 13 (15.12%) JSP
8 13 (15.12%) XHTML
9 12 (13.95%) CSS3
10 10 (11.63%) XML
10 10 (11.63%) J2EE
11 7 (8.14%) Java EE
11 7 (8.14%) MooTools
11 7 (8.14%) XSLT
12 5 (5.81%) Ajax
13 4 (4.65%) SOAP
13 4 (4.65%) Zend Framework
13 4 (4.65%) JSTL
13 4 (4.65%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.49%) Taxonomies
3 3 (3.49%) Blog
4 2 (2.33%) Device Driver
4 2 (2.33%) Social Media
5 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.16%) iPad
5 1 (1.16%) Open Source
5 1 (1.16%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.49%) Android
1 3 (3.49%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.16%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.16%) Windows
2 1 (1.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (45.35%) Content Management
2 21 (24.42%) Web Development
3 10 (11.63%) Project Management
4 7 (8.14%) Migration
4 7 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (5.81%) E-Commerce
5 5 (5.81%) CRM
5 5 (5.81%) OO
5 5 (5.81%) Business Analysis
5 5 (5.81%) MVC
5 5 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.65%) Process Management
6 4 (4.65%) OOP
6 4 (4.65%) SOA
7 3 (3.49%) Android Development
7 3 (3.49%) iOS Development
8 2 (2.33%) Requirements Management
8 2 (2.33%) Document Management
8 2 (2.33%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.33%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (55.81%) JavaScript
2 15 (17.44%) Java
3 13 (15.12%) SQL
4 10 (11.63%) C#
4 10 (11.63%) PHP
5 5 (5.81%) VBA
6 1 (1.16%) Python
6 1 (1.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (20.93%) Degree
2 1 (1.16%) MySQL Certification
2 1 (1.16%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) QA
1 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.98%) IBM
2 6 (6.98%) Adobe
3 5 (5.81%) Sitecore
3 5 (5.81%) Zend
4 3 (3.49%) HP
5 1 (1.16%) Twitter
5 1 (1.16%) Ektron
5 1 (1.16%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.16%) NetApp
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle
5 1 (1.16%) VMware
5 1 (1.16%) FatWire
5 1 (1.16%) Telerik
5 1 (1.16%) Google
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