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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 96 90 92
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing CMS 41 60 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.45% 1.84% 1.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.74% 10.70% 9.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 44 34
Median daily rate £388 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £269 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £525 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £333 £305
% change year-on-year
+16.54% +8.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.47 £36.67 £18.78
% change year-on-year
-44.18% +95.28%
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
530 561 560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 18.74% 17.20% 16.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 364 354
Median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 31 19
Median hourly rate £33.00 £42.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.80% +159.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £22.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +14 25 £348 -18.23% 4
Dorset +6 4 £388 +19.23% 6
Wiltshire 0 4 £368 -4.23%
Somerset +7 2 £400 +8.54%
Cornwall - 2 - -
Devon - 1 - -
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 51 (59.30%) HTML
2 46 (53.49%) CSS
3 34 (39.53%) JavaScript
3 34 (39.53%) Content Management
4 23 (26.74%) .NET
5 22 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (24.42%) PHP
6 21 (24.42%) C#
7 20 (23.26%) HTML5
8 19 (22.09%) Web Development
9 18 (20.93%) jQuery
10 16 (18.60%) CSS3
10 16 (18.60%) Finance
11 15 (17.44%) ASP.NET
11 15 (17.44%) E-Commerce
11 15 (17.44%) Sitecore CMS
11 15 (17.44%) Sitecore
11 15 (17.44%) Drupal
12 13 (15.12%) Front End Development
13 12 (13.95%) AngularJS
13 12 (13.95%) MySQL
14 11 (12.79%) CRM
14 11 (12.79%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (12.79%) Enterprise Architecture
15 10 (11.63%) Umbraco
15 10 (11.63%) Responsive Web Design
15 10 (11.63%) SQL
16 9 (10.47%) XML
16 9 (10.47%) Git (software)
17 8 (9.30%) WordPress

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 15 (17.44%) Drupal
1 15 (17.44%) Sitecore CMS
2 10 (11.63%) Umbraco
3 8 (9.30%) WordPress
4 6 (6.98%) IIS
4 6 (6.98%) Joomla!
5 5 (5.81%) Apache
6 3 (3.49%) Moodle
6 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.33%) nginx
8 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.16%) LiveLink
8 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (2.33%) MS Office
4 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Magento
2 2 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) GitHub
2 2 (2.33%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.33%) SaaS
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) Internet
2 1 (1.16%) Intranet
2 1 (1.16%) SSH
2 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.95%) MySQL
2 8 (9.30%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.65%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.16%) Big Data
5 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.16%) GIS
5 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.16%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (10.47%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.65%) Cucumber
2 4 (4.65%) Selenium
2 4 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.49%) Grunt
3 3 (3.49%) gulp
3 3 (3.49%) Subversion
3 3 (3.49%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.33%) JUnit
5 1 (1.16%) Bower
5 1 (1.16%) JIRA
General
1 16 (18.60%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Marketing
3 4 (4.65%) Legal
3 4 (4.65%) Retail
4 3 (3.49%) Publishing
5 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.16%) Back Office
6 1 (1.16%) Banking
6 1 (1.16%) Billing
6 1 (1.16%) Law
6 1 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 51 (59.30%) Developer
2 12 (13.95%) Sitecore Developer
3 10 (11.63%) .NET Developer
4 9 (10.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (9.30%) Architect
6 7 (8.14%) C# Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Enterprise Architect
6 7 (8.14%) HTML Developer
7 6 (6.98%) Analyst
7 6 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (6.98%) Content Editor
7 6 (6.98%) Drupal Developer
7 6 (6.98%) HTML CSS Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Content Manager
9 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Digital Content Manager
9 4 (4.65%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.65%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (59.30%) HTML
2 46 (53.49%) CSS
3 23 (26.74%) .NET
4 20 (23.26%) HTML5
5 18 (20.93%) jQuery
6 16 (18.60%) CSS3
7 15 (17.44%) ASP.NET
8 12 (13.95%) AngularJS
9 9 (10.47%) XML
10 7 (8.14%) LAMP
11 5 (5.81%) JSON
11 5 (5.81%) Sass
11 5 (5.81%) WPF
12 4 (4.65%) Ajax
12 4 (4.65%) Dropwizard
12 4 (4.65%) RESTful
12 4 (4.65%) Spring
12 4 (4.65%) XHTML
13 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) User Experience
2 6 (6.98%) W3C
3 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.49%) Digital Media
4 3 (3.49%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.33%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.33%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.33%) SCORM
5 2 (2.33%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.16%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.16%) CMDB
6 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.16%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.16%) Replication
6 1 (1.16%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.16%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.14%) Linux
2 6 (6.98%) Windows
3 1 (1.16%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (39.53%) Content Management
2 22 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (22.09%) Web Development
4 15 (17.44%) E-Commerce
5 13 (15.12%) Front End Development
6 11 (12.79%) CRM
6 11 (12.79%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (12.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (11.63%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (9.30%) Scrum
8 8 (9.30%) SOA
9 7 (8.14%) ERP
9 7 (8.14%) TDD
9 7 (8.14%) TOGAF
10 6 (6.98%) ITIL
10 6 (6.98%) Kanban
11 5 (5.81%) Configuration Management
11 5 (5.81%) MVC
11 5 (5.81%) OOP
11 5 (5.81%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 34 (39.53%) JavaScript
2 21 (24.42%) C#
2 21 (24.42%) PHP
3 10 (11.63%) SQL
4 6 (6.98%) VB.NET
5 4 (4.65%) Java
6 2 (2.33%) ActionScript
6 2 (2.33%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (1.16%) PHP 5
7 1 (1.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (2.33%) Degree
1 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.16%) MCDST
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) QA
1 2 (2.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) TeamSite
2 1 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (17.44%) Sitecore
2 8 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.65%) ATG
3 4 (4.65%) hybris
4 3 (3.49%) Adobe
5 2 (2.33%) Apple
5 2 (2.33%) Google
5 2 (2.33%) HP
5 2 (2.33%) OpenText
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle
5 2 (2.33%) SAP
5 2 (2.33%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.16%) BMC
6 1 (1.16%) Citrix
6 1 (1.16%) Ektron
6 1 (1.16%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.16%) ESRI
6 1 (1.16%) FrontRange
6 1 (1.16%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.16%) Mitel