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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 75 106 93
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -13
Contract jobs citing CMS 59 37 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.98% 1.23% 1.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.78% 6.60% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 25 17
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£320 £300 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £239 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £391 £319
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.15 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+86.74% +30.30%
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
501 561 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.80% 18.72% 17.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 376 221
Average daily rate £353 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.78% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 11
Average hourly rate £20.09 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £55.00 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Bristol +19 30 £300 +7.14% 8
Wiltshire +6 14 £338 +3.84%
Somerset +19 5 £735 - 2
Gloucestershire -5 3 £163 -45.83%
Devon -3 2 £413 +117.10% 1
Dorset -7 2 £325 +27.45% 8
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 50 (47.17%) .NET
2 47 (44.34%) Content Management
3 40 (37.74%) HTML
4 38 (35.85%) JavaScript
5 36 (33.96%) C#
5 36 (33.96%) CSS
6 33 (31.13%) Web Services
7 25 (23.58%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (23.58%) jQuery
8 24 (22.64%) ASP.NET
9 23 (21.70%) MVC
10 22 (20.75%) CRM
11 21 (19.81%) Management Information System
12 20 (18.87%) SOA
13 19 (17.92%) Security Cleared
14 18 (16.98%) Umbraco
15 17 (16.04%) Microsoft
15 17 (16.04%) ISEB
16 16 (15.09%) SAP
16 16 (15.09%) GIS
16 16 (15.09%) Workflow
17 15 (14.15%) Manufacturing
17 15 (14.15%) Information Security
17 15 (14.15%) PRINCE2
17 15 (14.15%) UML
17 15 (14.15%) .NET Framework
18 14 (13.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 14 (13.21%) Change Control
18 14 (13.21%) Sass
18 14 (13.21%) ITIL

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 18 (16.98%) Umbraco
2 11 (10.38%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (7.55%) Drupal
4 5 (4.72%) Node.js
5 4 (3.77%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.77%) Liferay
6 3 (2.83%) IIS
7 2 (1.89%) Apache
7 2 (1.89%) Kentico
8 1 (0.94%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.94%) WordPress
8 1 (0.94%) DNN
8 1 (0.94%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.89%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.94%) CINEMA 4D
3 1 (0.94%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.94%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.94%) Magento
2 1 (0.94%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.94%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.94%) IaaS
2 1 (0.94%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.66%) Firewall
1 6 (5.66%) LAN
1 6 (5.66%) VoIP
1 6 (5.66%) WAN
1 6 (5.66%) Network Security
2 5 (4.72%) HTTP
3 4 (3.77%) Internet
4 1 (0.94%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (0.94%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.89%) MySQL
3 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.94%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.94%) Big Data
3 1 (0.94%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.94%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (11.32%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.66%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.77%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.94%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.94%) Subversion
General
1 15 (14.15%) Manufacturing
2 14 (13.21%) Retail
3 9 (8.49%) Finance
4 3 (2.83%) Marketing
5 2 (1.89%) Publishing
5 2 (1.89%) Back Office
6 1 (0.94%) Billing
6 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.94%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 56 (52.83%) Developer
2 20 (18.87%) Architect
3 19 (17.92%) Web Developer
3 19 (17.92%) Solutions Architect
4 15 (14.15%) .NET Developer
5 13 (12.26%) Analyst
6 10 (9.43%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (5.66%) Network Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) Front-End Web Developer
8 5 (4.72%) PHP Developer
9 4 (3.77%) Developer Analyst
9 4 (3.77%) Applications Architect
9 4 (3.77%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.77%) Umbraco Developer
10 3 (2.83%) Test Analyst
10 3 (2.83%) Consultant
11 2 (1.89%) Coordinator
11 2 (1.89%) Senior Developer
11 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (1.89%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (47.17%) .NET
2 40 (37.74%) HTML
3 36 (33.96%) CSS
4 33 (31.13%) Web Services
5 25 (23.58%) jQuery
6 24 (22.64%) ASP.NET
7 15 (14.15%) .NET Framework
8 14 (13.21%) Sass
9 11 (10.38%) HTML5
10 10 (9.43%) AngularJS
11 8 (7.55%) CSS3
12 7 (6.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (6.60%) XML
13 5 (4.72%) Apache Cordova
13 5 (4.72%) Express
13 5 (4.72%) RESTful
13 5 (4.72%) SOAP
14 4 (3.77%) Symfony
14 4 (3.77%) Laravel
14 4 (3.77%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.81%) Management Information System
2 16 (15.09%) GIS
3 10 (9.43%) User Experience
4 6 (5.66%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.83%) W3C
6 2 (1.89%) Open Source
6 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.94%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.94%) CMDB
7 1 (0.94%) iPhone
7 1 (0.94%) iPad
7 1 (0.94%) NHS
7 1 (0.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.60%) Windows
2 5 (4.72%) Apple iOS
2 5 (4.72%) Linux
2 5 (4.72%) UNIX
3 4 (3.77%) Android
3 4 (3.77%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (44.34%) Content Management
2 25 (23.58%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (21.70%) MVC
4 22 (20.75%) CRM
5 20 (18.87%) SOA
6 16 (15.09%) Workflow
7 15 (14.15%) Information Security
7 15 (14.15%) PRINCE2
7 15 (14.15%) UML
8 14 (13.21%) Change Control
8 14 (13.21%) ITIL
9 11 (10.38%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (9.43%) Web Development
11 8 (7.55%) E-Commerce
12 7 (6.60%) OOP
12 7 (6.60%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (6.60%) Data Management
12 7 (6.60%) Business Analysis
13 6 (5.66%) Scrum
13 6 (5.66%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 38 (35.85%) JavaScript
2 36 (33.96%) C#
3 12 (11.32%) SQL
3 12 (11.32%) VB
4 9 (8.49%) PHP
5 6 (5.66%) Java
6 4 (3.77%) PHP5
7 2 (1.89%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.94%) C++
8 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (17.92%) Security Cleared
2 17 (16.04%) ISEB
3 10 (9.43%) SC Cleared
4 8 (7.55%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.83%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (12.26%) ISO 9000
3 3 (2.83%) QA
4 1 (0.94%) WCAG
4 1 (0.94%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.94%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.94%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (1.89%) NDS
2 1 (0.94%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) Puppet
1 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (16.04%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.09%) SAP
3 11 (10.38%) Sitecore
4 6 (5.66%) TIBCO
5 5 (4.72%) Oracle
6 4 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.77%) Appcelerator
6 4 (3.77%) ForgeRock
7 3 (2.83%) EPiServer
8 2 (1.89%) Apple
9 1 (0.94%) Zerto
9 1 (0.94%) Veeam
9 1 (0.94%) Ektron
9 1 (0.94%) Nokia
9 1 (0.94%) Adobe
9 1 (0.94%) HP
9 1 (0.94%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.94%) Google
9 1 (0.94%) BT
9 1 (0.94%) RedDot
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