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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 105 106 91
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Contract jobs citing CMS 34 50 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.22% 1.57% 1.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.38% 8.40% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 30 46
Median daily rate £338 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.03% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £248 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +13.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £21.18 £18.94
% change year-on-year
-11.03% +11.82%
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
461 595 558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.51% 18.64% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 424 362
Median daily rate £363 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £175 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 38
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.25 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% +77.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £17.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £44.00 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -10.25%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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
Wiltshire -10 12 £375 +42.85% 1
Bristol +4 9 £400 -5.88% 12
Cornwall -2 5 £288 +64.28%
Somerset +23 4 £350 +3.24%
Dorset -2 2 £338 -15.62% 4
Gloucestershire - 1 £325 - 2
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 38 (56.72%) HTML
2 31 (46.27%) CSS
3 29 (43.28%) JavaScript
3 29 (43.28%) .NET
4 28 (41.79%) Content Management
5 26 (38.81%) C#
6 20 (29.85%) ASP.NET
7 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (26.87%) Finance
8 18 (26.87%) Web Development
9 15 (22.39%) jQuery
9 15 (22.39%) Sitecore CMS
9 15 (22.39%) Sitecore
9 15 (22.39%) HTML5
10 14 (20.90%) User Experience
10 14 (20.90%) E-Commerce
11 13 (19.40%) AngularJS
12 12 (17.91%) CSS3
12 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
13 11 (16.42%) IIS
13 11 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
14 10 (14.93%) VB.NET
14 10 (14.93%) Windows
14 10 (14.93%) Sass
15 9 (13.43%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (13.43%) XML
15 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
15 9 (13.43%) SharePoint
16 8 (11.94%) Scrum

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 (22.39%) Sitecore CMS
2 11 (16.42%) IIS
3 9 (13.43%) SharePoint
4 6 (8.96%) Drupal
5 3 (4.48%) Apache
5 3 (4.48%) Moodle
5 3 (4.48%) WordPress
6 2 (2.99%) Joomla!
6 2 (2.99%) nginx
7 1 (1.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.49%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.49%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Magento
1 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) GitHub
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) Internet
2 1 (1.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.97%) MongoDB
2 4 (5.97%) MySQL
3 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.49%) Big Data
5 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.49%) GIS
Development Applications
1 9 (13.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.97%) Cucumber
3 4 (5.97%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.97%) Selenium
4 2 (2.99%) Grunt
4 2 (2.99%) gulp
4 2 (2.99%) JUnit
5 1 (1.49%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.49%) Bower
5 1 (1.49%) JIRA
5 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 18 (26.87%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Retail
3 5 (7.46%) Legal
3 5 (7.46%) Marketing
3 5 (7.46%) Publishing
4 1 (1.49%) Advertising
4 1 (1.49%) Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Billing
4 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (52.24%) Developer
2 12 (17.91%) Sitecore Developer
3 9 (13.43%) .NET Developer
4 6 (8.96%) C# Developer
4 6 (8.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (7.46%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) CMS Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Content Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Digital Content Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Java Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (4.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Designer
7 3 (4.48%) PHP Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (56.72%) HTML
2 31 (46.27%) CSS
3 29 (43.28%) .NET
4 20 (29.85%) ASP.NET
5 15 (22.39%) HTML5
5 15 (22.39%) jQuery
6 13 (19.40%) AngularJS
7 12 (17.91%) CSS3
8 10 (14.93%) Sass
9 9 (13.43%) XML
10 8 (11.94%) Ajax
11 7 (10.45%) XSLT
12 6 (8.96%) Flash
12 6 (8.96%) JSON
13 5 (7.46%) ADO.NET
14 4 (5.97%) Dropwizard
14 4 (5.97%) LAMP
14 4 (5.97%) RESTful
14 4 (5.97%) Spring
15 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) User Experience
2 7 (10.45%) W3C
3 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.99%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.99%) e-Learning
4 2 (2.99%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.99%) SCORM
4 2 (2.99%) Social Media
4 2 (2.99%) Taxonomies
4 2 (2.99%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.49%) CMDB
5 1 (1.49%) Copywriting
5 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.49%) Replication
5 1 (1.49%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.49%) Statistics
5 1 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.93%) Windows
2 3 (4.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.79%) Content Management
2 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (26.87%) Web Development
4 14 (20.90%) E-Commerce
5 11 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (11.94%) Front End Development
6 8 (11.94%) Scrum
7 6 (8.96%) Kanban
8 5 (7.46%) OOP
8 5 (7.46%) Project Management
8 5 (7.46%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (7.46%) SDLC
8 5 (7.46%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.46%) TDD
9 4 (5.97%) Configuration Management
9 4 (5.97%) Digital Content Management
9 4 (5.97%) ITIL
9 4 (5.97%) Pair Programming
9 4 (5.97%) Test Automation
9 4 (5.97%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.28%) JavaScript
2 26 (38.81%) C#
3 10 (14.93%) VB.NET
4 8 (11.94%) PHP
4 8 (11.94%) SQL
5 7 (10.45%) ActionScript
6 4 (5.97%) Java
7 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.48%) VBScript
8 2 (2.99%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (1.49%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) Degree
1 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Sitecore
2 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.96%) Apple
4 4 (5.97%) Adobe
4 4 (5.97%) ATG
4 4 (5.97%) hybris
4 4 (5.97%) Oracle
5 3 (4.48%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.49%) BMC
6 1 (1.49%) CA
6 1 (1.49%) Ektron
6 1 (1.49%) ESRI
6 1 (1.49%) HEAT Software
6 1 (1.49%) HP
6 1 (1.49%) OpenText
6 1 (1.49%) SAP
6 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow
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