The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 47 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CMS 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.30% - 1.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.89% - 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£300 - £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.29 £13.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+20.66% -25.00%
CMS
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
53 72 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 15.82% 36.00% 37.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 52 45
Average daily rate £300 £313 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £268 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £397 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £19.30 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.34% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -9.32%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 October 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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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
Bath - 1 £300 - 1
CMS
South West

CMS
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (80.00%) Sitecore
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (20.00%) Drupal
3 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Laravel

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 (80.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (20.00%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (20.00%) Drupal
2 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Umbraco Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Laravel
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Sitecore