The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 43 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Contract jobs citing CMS 2 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.61% 3.43% 3.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.70% 13.79% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £280 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -36.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.80% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.52 £12.65 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+204.50% -43.14%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Application Platforms Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
74 87 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 22.42% 24.86% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 61 18
Average daily rate £363 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £438 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £16.60 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+29.51% -14.87%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) Umbraco
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Kentico
5 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (20.00%) EPiServer
5 2 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (20.00%) Sitecore
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) Content Management
5 2 (20.00%) Ajax
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) SEO
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) CRM
6 1 (10.00%) ERP
6 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
6 1 (10.00%) Agresso
6 1 (10.00%) W3C
6 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (10.00%) PHP

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Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 5 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 3 (30.00%) Kentico
3 2 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (10.00%) Node.js
4 1 (10.00%) Sitefinity
4 1 (10.00%) Immediacy CMS
4 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (10.00%) DNN
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Agresso
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Umbraco Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Deployment Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) CMS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (20.00%) Ajax
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (10.00%) Ninject
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (10.00%) NHibernate
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) WCF
4 1 (10.00%) ServiceStack
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (10.00%) W3C
1 1 (10.00%) Streaming Music
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Content Management
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) SEO
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) EPiServer
1 2 (20.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (10.00%) Ektron
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Alterian
2 1 (10.00%) Northgate