The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
South West / Somerset
Rank 37 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing CMS 2 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.84% 3.01% 3.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.35% 16.67% 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 10
Median daily rate £425 £316 £675
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.38% -53.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £225 £561
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £400 £745
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £19.19 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -10.76%

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
46 54 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 19.41% 18.06% 19.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 35 37
Median daily rate £381 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £270 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.52% +5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +4.10%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset region citing CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
Bath -4 2 £425 +88.88% 1
CMS
South West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for CMS.

1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) CMDB
3 1 (20.00%) Copywriting
3 1 (20.00%) Drupal
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Social Media
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Content Development
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (20.00%) Content Writing
3 1 (20.00%) HEAT Software
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (20.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Content Designer
1 1 (20.00%) Designer
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Content Designer
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Designer
1 1 (20.00%) Head of Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Head of Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Tester
1 1 (20.00%) Web Content Designer
1 1 (20.00%) Web Content Writer
1 1 (20.00%) Web Designer
1 1 (20.00%) Web Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) XHTML
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CMDB
1 1 (20.00%) Copywriting
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) Social Media
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
1 1 (20.00%) Taxonomies
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Content Development
3 1 (20.00%) Content Writing
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) BMC
1 1 (20.00%) CA
1 1 (20.00%) HEAT Software
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow