The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 49 59 48
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs citing CMS 2 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.42% 0.40% 1.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.90% 2.22% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £388 £274 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.55% -34.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £27.01 £21.58
% change year-on-year
-16.88% +25.16%

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

Application Platforms Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
69 90 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 14.50% 17.79% 20.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 76 72
Median daily rate £325 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £445 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.66% +140.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

CMS
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Cardiff +11 2 £388 +41.55% 2
CMS
Wales

CMS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 South Wales region with a requirement for CMS.

1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (75.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Media

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (75.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) CMS Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Content Editor
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet Content Editor
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet Editor
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Sitecore Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft