The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 95 91 107
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Contract jobs citing CMS 50 56 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.66% 1.77% 1.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.31% 10.73% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 46 29
Median daily rate £275 £310 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £375 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £32.50 £10.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+225.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £40.15 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-28.39% +103.29%
CMS
England

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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
537 522 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.81% 16.52% 16.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 353 326
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 36 19
Median hourly rate £42.50 £21.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.38% +13.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.45 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.25 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £21.15 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+25.32% +24.38%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

CMS
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bristol +3 25 £281 -6.25% 7
Wiltshire -13 7 £313 -10.71% 2
Dorset -6 5 £213 -34.61% 4
Devon +6 4 - - 1
Somerset +8 3 £160 -62.35%
Gloucestershire -4 3 £225 +38.46% 1
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 West region with a requirement for CMS.

1 44 (48.89%) HTML
2 42 (46.67%) CSS
3 37 (41.11%) JavaScript
4 30 (33.33%) Content Management
5 27 (30.00%) .NET
6 24 (26.67%) Web Development
6 24 (26.67%) jQuery
7 22 (24.44%) Sitecore CMS
7 22 (24.44%) Sitecore
7 22 (24.44%) PHP
8 20 (22.22%) C#
9 19 (21.11%) Umbraco
10 17 (18.89%) Front End Development
11 16 (17.78%) ASP.NET
12 15 (16.67%) MySQL
12 15 (16.67%) Drupal
13 14 (15.56%) Finance
14 13 (14.44%) MVC
14 13 (14.44%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (14.44%) CRM
15 11 (12.22%) SQL
15 11 (12.22%) WordPress
16 9 (10.00%) HTML5
16 9 (10.00%) SQL Server
17 8 (8.89%) User Experience
17 8 (8.89%) E-Commerce
17 8 (8.89%) SOA
17 8 (8.89%) Microsoft
17 8 (8.89%) CSS3
17 8 (8.89%) Marketing

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 22 (24.44%) Sitecore CMS
2 19 (21.11%) Umbraco
3 15 (16.67%) Drupal
4 11 (12.22%) WordPress
5 4 (4.44%) Joomla!
6 3 (3.33%) Apache
7 2 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.22%) ExpressionEngine
7 2 (2.22%) IIS
7 2 (2.22%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.11%) Content Management Server
8 1 (1.11%) JBoss
8 1 (1.11%) LiveLink
8 1 (1.11%) nginx
8 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Magento
2 2 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.11%) BigMachines
3 1 (1.11%) Eloqua
3 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Google Analytics
1 3 (3.33%) SaaS
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.11%) GitHub
3 1 (1.11%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.44%) Internet
2 2 (2.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.11%) Intranet
3 1 (1.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.67%) MySQL
2 9 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.11%) Big Data
3 1 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.11%) GIS
3 1 (1.11%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (7.78%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.33%) LabVIEW
2 3 (3.33%) Subversion
3 2 (2.22%) Grunt
3 2 (2.22%) gulp
3 2 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.11%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.11%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (15.56%) Finance
2 8 (8.89%) Marketing
3 3 (3.33%) Avionics
3 3 (3.33%) Law
4 2 (2.22%) Banking
4 2 (2.22%) Publishing
4 2 (2.22%) Retail
4 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.11%) Advertising
5 1 (1.11%) Back Office
5 1 (1.11%) Legal
5 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (60.00%) Developer
2 14 (15.56%) .NET Developer
2 14 (15.56%) Sitecore Developer
3 11 (12.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 9 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 9 (10.00%) HTML Developer
4 9 (10.00%) Umbraco Developer
5 8 (8.89%) Architect
5 8 (8.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (8.89%) C# Developer
5 8 (8.89%) Drupal Developer
5 8 (8.89%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (7.78%) Enterprise Architect
7 6 (6.67%) Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (6.67%) PHP Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (48.89%) HTML
2 42 (46.67%) CSS
3 27 (30.00%) .NET
4 24 (26.67%) jQuery
5 16 (17.78%) ASP.NET
6 9 (10.00%) HTML5
7 8 (8.89%) CSS3
8 7 (7.78%) Ajax
9 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (5.56%) XML
11 4 (4.44%) .NET Framework
11 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (4.44%) LAMP
11 4 (4.44%) Web Services
12 3 (3.33%) Entity Framework
12 3 (3.33%) Sass
12 3 (3.33%) WPF
12 3 (3.33%) Yii
13 2 (2.22%) Laravel
13 2 (2.22%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.89%) User Experience
2 6 (6.67%) W3C
3 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.33%) CAN bus
5 3 (3.33%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.22%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.22%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.11%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.11%) iPad
7 1 (1.11%) Pricing Data
7 1 (1.11%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.11%) Social Media
7 1 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.67%) Windows
2 5 (5.56%) Linux
3 2 (2.22%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.11%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.11%) Unix
4 1 (1.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (33.33%) Content Management
2 24 (26.67%) Web Development
3 17 (18.89%) Front End Development
4 13 (14.44%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (14.44%) CRM
4 13 (14.44%) MVC
5 8 (8.89%) E-Commerce
5 8 (8.89%) SOA
6 7 (7.78%) Analytics
6 7 (7.78%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (7.78%) ERP
6 7 (7.78%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (7.78%) TOGAF
7 6 (6.67%) TDD
8 5 (5.56%) Project Management
8 5 (5.56%) SEO
8 5 (5.56%) Web Analytics
9 4 (4.44%) Dependency Management
9 4 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.44%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 37 (41.11%) JavaScript
2 22 (24.44%) PHP
3 20 (22.22%) C#
4 11 (12.22%) SQL
5 3 (3.33%) C
6 2 (2.22%) Java
6 2 (2.22%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.11%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.11%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.11%) Lua
7 1 (1.11%) Perl
7 1 (1.11%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 4 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.33%) Degree
2 3 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.22%) MCDST
3 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) TeamSite
2 1 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (24.44%) Sitecore
2 8 (8.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.44%) Google
4 3 (3.33%) Apple
4 3 (3.33%) OpenText
4 3 (3.33%) Oracle
5 2 (2.22%) Citrix
5 2 (2.22%) EPiServer
5 2 (2.22%) LANDesk
5 2 (2.22%) Mitel
5 2 (2.22%) SAP
6 1 (1.11%) Adobe
6 1 (1.11%) ESRI
6 1 (1.11%) HP
6 1 (1.11%) LexisNexis
6 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.11%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.11%) Siebel
6 1 (1.11%) Sun
Bristol, Avon
Premier Media
Rate: £250.00 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West
ITF Solutions
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £425 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ConSol Partners
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Potential to work from home on a Friday.
Posted: 4 hours ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Tewkesbury Borough Council
Rate: From £21,745 to £24,717 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago