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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 40 52 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Contract jobs citing CMS 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.16% 0.99% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.26% 4.71% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.15 £13.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+208.84% -49.01%
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
94 85 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 27.33% 20.99% 24.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 68 17
Average daily rate £360 £308 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.07% -9.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 2 3
Average hourly rate £37.00 £24.75 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.49% +4.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -17.50%

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 7 July 2015. 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
Taunton - 4 £425 -
CMS
South West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) SAP
1 18 (100.00%) UML
1 18 (100.00%) CRM
1 18 (100.00%) SOA
1 18 (100.00%) ISEB
1 18 (100.00%) GIS
1 18 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 18 (100.00%) Workflow
1 18 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) Content Management
1 18 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 18 (100.00%) Change Control
2 17 (94.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 17 (94.44%) Information Security
2 17 (94.44%) ISO 9000
2 17 (94.44%) Web Services
2 17 (94.44%) ITIL
2 17 (94.44%) PRINCE2
3 16 (88.89%) Retail
4 15 (83.33%) C#
4 15 (83.33%) VB
5 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
7 4 (22.22%) ArchiMate
7 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
General
1 18 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 16 (88.89%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Architect
1 18 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 17 (94.44%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (100.00%) GIS
1 18 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) UML
1 18 (100.00%) CRM
1 18 (100.00%) SOA
1 18 (100.00%) Workflow
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) Content Management
1 18 (100.00%) Change Control
2 17 (94.44%) Information Security
2 17 (94.44%) ITIL
2 17 (94.44%) PRINCE2
3 4 (22.22%) ArchiMate
3 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) Line Management
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) C#
1 15 (83.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) ISEB
2 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
4 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (94.44%) ISO 9000
1 17 (94.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) JSP 440
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Veeam
3 1 (5.56%) Zerto