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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 96 93 71
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -22
Contract jobs citing CMS 48 56 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.61% 1.74% 2.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.97% 10.16% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 41 35
Average daily rate £325 £340 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £203 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £675 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £44.00 £11.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+300.00% -72.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.58 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+62.18% +25.10%
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
535 551 539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.96% 17.09% 20.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 352 319
Average daily rate £350 £385 £372
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 25 27
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.69 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.66% +16.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.90 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £36.40 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the South West region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Dorset +5 11 £383 +25.06% 7
Wiltshire -9 11 £278 -3.47% 3
Somerset -1 9 £316 -53.14% 1
Bristol -4 9 £325 - 9
Devon +1 2 - -
Gloucestershire +9 1 £450 - 3
CMS
England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 47 (47.47%) Content Management
2 40 (40.40%) CSS
3 38 (38.38%) HTML
4 34 (34.34%) .NET
5 31 (31.31%) JavaScript
6 28 (28.28%) User Experience
7 27 (27.27%) C#
8 24 (24.24%) MVC
8 24 (24.24%) jQuery
9 23 (23.23%) Finance
10 20 (20.20%) Web Development
11 18 (18.18%) Sitecore CMS
11 18 (18.18%) Sitecore
12 17 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (17.17%) ASP.NET
12 17 (17.17%) Windows
13 15 (15.15%) Microsoft
13 15 (15.15%) EPiServer
14 12 (12.12%) Analytics
15 11 (11.11%) SOA
15 11 (11.11%) Scrum
15 11 (11.11%) HTML5
15 11 (11.11%) Umbraco
16 10 (10.10%) CSS3
16 10 (10.10%) Web Services
16 10 (10.10%) CRM
16 10 (10.10%) SQL
17 9 (9.09%) ERP
17 9 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
17 9 (9.09%) Digital Content Management

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (18.18%) Sitecore CMS
2 11 (11.11%) Umbraco
3 5 (5.05%) EPiServer CMS
3 5 (5.05%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.04%) WordPress
5 3 (3.03%) IIS
6 2 (2.02%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.02%) Drupal
6 2 (2.02%) ExpressionEngine
6 2 (2.02%) Kentico
6 2 (2.02%) Magnolia
6 2 (2.02%) Node.js
6 2 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.01%) Apache
7 1 (1.01%) JBoss
7 1 (1.01%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (2.02%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.02%) MS Office
1 2 (2.02%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Magento
1 4 (4.04%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (2.02%) Fredhopper
3 1 (1.01%) BigMachines
3 1 (1.01%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.02%) IaaS
2 2 (2.02%) PaaS
3 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.01%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.05%) Internet
2 2 (2.02%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.07%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.06%) MySQL
3 3 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.02%) Big Data
4 2 (2.02%) GIS
4 2 (2.02%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.02%) QGIS
5 1 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.01%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.01%) Ingres
5 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.02%) Grunt
1 2 (2.02%) gulp
1 2 (2.02%) LabVIEW
1 2 (2.02%) SpecFlow
1 2 (2.02%) Subversion
2 1 (1.01%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.01%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (23.23%) Finance
2 9 (9.09%) Marketing
3 6 (6.06%) Legal
4 4 (4.04%) Retail
5 3 (3.03%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.02%) Avionics
6 2 (2.02%) Banking
6 2 (2.02%) Billing
7 1 (1.01%) Advertising
7 1 (1.01%) Games
7 1 (1.01%) Law
7 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.01%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (49.49%) Developer
2 19 (19.19%) Web Developer
3 18 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 12 (12.12%) Architect
5 9 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 8 (8.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 8 (8.08%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (8.08%) Enterprise Architect
7 7 (7.07%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Content Editor
7 7 (7.07%) Digital Content Editor
7 7 (7.07%) Digital Editor
7 7 (7.07%) EPiServer Developer
8 6 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (5.05%) Azure Developer
9 5 (5.05%) Consultant
9 5 (5.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (5.05%) HTML CSS Developer
9 5 (5.05%) HTML Developer
9 5 (5.05%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (40.40%) CSS
2 38 (38.38%) HTML
3 34 (34.34%) .NET
4 24 (24.24%) jQuery
5 17 (17.17%) ASP.NET
6 11 (11.11%) HTML5
7 10 (10.10%) CSS3
7 10 (10.10%) Web Services
8 8 (8.08%) .NET Framework
8 8 (8.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (6.06%) WCF
10 5 (5.05%) Ajax
10 5 (5.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 5 (5.05%) Backbone.js
11 3 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (3.03%) Classic ASP
11 3 (3.03%) Entity Framework
11 3 (3.03%) Laravel
11 3 (3.03%) XML
11 3 (3.03%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 28 (28.28%) User Experience
2 8 (8.08%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.07%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.04%) Digital Media
5 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.04%) Taxonomies
6 2 (2.02%) CAN bus
6 2 (2.02%) Copywriting
6 2 (2.02%) iPad
7 1 (1.01%) Clustering
7 1 (1.01%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.01%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.17%) Windows
2 4 (4.04%) Android
2 4 (4.04%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.04%) Linux
3 2 (2.02%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.01%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (47.47%) Content Management
2 24 (24.24%) MVC
3 20 (20.20%) Web Development
4 17 (17.17%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (12.12%) Analytics
6 11 (11.11%) Scrum
6 11 (11.11%) SOA
7 10 (10.10%) CRM
8 9 (9.09%) Digital Content Management
8 9 (9.09%) ERP
8 9 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (8.08%) Business Transformation
9 8 (8.08%) Front End Development
10 7 (7.07%) Data Migration
10 7 (7.07%) E-Commerce
10 7 (7.07%) Migration
10 7 (7.07%) Project Management
10 7 (7.07%) TOGAF
11 6 (6.06%) OO
11 6 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (31.31%) JavaScript
2 27 (27.27%) C#
3 10 (10.10%) SQL
4 6 (6.06%) Java
5 5 (5.05%) PHP
6 2 (2.02%) C
6 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.01%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.01%) Lua
7 1 (1.01%) Perl
7 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (7.07%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.04%) Degree
2 4 (4.04%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.03%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.01%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) WCAG
2 1 (1.01%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (18.18%) Sitecore
2 15 (15.15%) EPiServer
2 15 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.03%) Adobe
4 2 (2.02%) Google
4 2 (2.02%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.01%) Apple
5 1 (1.01%) Brightcove
5 1 (1.01%) Ektron
5 1 (1.01%) LexisNexis
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle
5 1 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.01%) SAP
5 1 (1.01%) Siebel
5 1 (1.01%) Sun
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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G2 Recruitment
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago