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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 35 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing CMS 10 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.23% 1.61% 0.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.95% 4.76% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 1
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£675 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.58 £15.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+43.86% -26.82%
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
59 84 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 19.03% 33.87% 27.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 51 37
Average daily rate £325 £388 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £488 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 0
Average hourly rate £36.40 £19.30 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.60% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -0.48%

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
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 26 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 January 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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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
Bath - 1 £213 - 2
Street - - - -
CMS
South West

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) CRM
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) Retail
3 8 (72.73%) Content Management
3 8 (72.73%) Information Security
3 8 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (72.73%) .NET Framework
3 8 (72.73%) Change Control
3 8 (72.73%) SOA
3 8 (72.73%) ISO 9000
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 8 (72.73%) ISEB
3 8 (72.73%) GIS
3 8 (72.73%) Management Information System
3 8 (72.73%) Workflow
3 8 (72.73%) Manufacturing
3 8 (72.73%) SAP
3 8 (72.73%) ITIL
3 8 (72.73%) PRINCE2
3 8 (72.73%) UML
4 7 (63.64%) VB
4 7 (63.64%) Web Services
5 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
5 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (18.18%) Sitecore
6 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (18.18%) Mentoring

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 2 (18.18%) Umbraco
1 2 (18.18%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (72.73%) Manufacturing
1 8 (72.73%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Architect
1 8 (72.73%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Umbraco Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) .NET Framework
3 7 (63.64%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) GIS
1 8 (72.73%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) CRM
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Content Management
2 8 (72.73%) Workflow
2 8 (72.73%) Information Security
2 8 (72.73%) Change Control
2 8 (72.73%) SOA
2 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 8 (72.73%) PRINCE2
2 8 (72.73%) UML
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) ISEB
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) ISO 9000
1 8 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) SAP
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Sitecore