The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 31 36 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing CMS 12 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.77% 0.62% 3.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.05% 5.41% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 9
Average daily rate
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£313 £300 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £300 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.65 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-13.05% -
CMS
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Application Platforms Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
57 37 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 13.16% 11.42% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 26 42
Average daily rate £399 £400 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.31% +2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £298 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.52 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-5.48% -0.88%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 11 (57.89%) Content Management
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
2 10 (52.63%) CSS
3 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 8 (42.11%) Finance
5 7 (36.84%) jQuery
5 7 (36.84%) HTML5
5 7 (36.84%) CSS3
6 6 (31.58%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (31.58%) Sitecore
6 6 (31.58%) Marketing
6 6 (31.58%) C#
7 5 (26.32%) WebTrends
7 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 5 (26.32%) Google
7 5 (26.32%) SEO
7 5 (26.32%) Google Analytics
7 5 (26.32%) Digital Media
7 5 (26.32%) Analytics
7 5 (26.32%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
8 4 (21.05%) MVC
8 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (21.05%) LAMP
8 4 (21.05%) Pay per click
8 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
8 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
8 4 (21.05%) ADO.NET
8 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
8 4 (21.05%) RDBMS

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 6 (31.58%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (15.79%) Railo
2 3 (15.79%) ColdFusion
3 2 (10.53%) IIS
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.26%) Drupal
4 1 (5.26%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) WebTrends
1 5 (26.32%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SMS
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MySQL
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
1 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.53%) Selenium
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Marketing
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Web Developer
3 4 (21.05%) PPC Specialist
3 4 (21.05%) PPC Manager
3 4 (21.05%) PPC Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) PPC Executive
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Tester
5 2 (10.53%) UAT Tester
5 2 (10.53%) UAT Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) UAT Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Web Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) HTML
1 10 (52.63%) CSS
2 7 (36.84%) jQuery
2 7 (36.84%) HTML5
2 7 (36.84%) CSS3
3 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
3 4 (21.05%) XML
3 4 (21.05%) LAMP
3 4 (21.05%) .NET
3 4 (21.05%) ADO.NET
3 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.79%) ColdBox
5 2 (10.53%) Spring
5 2 (10.53%) Ajax
5 2 (10.53%) XHTML
6 1 (5.26%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (5.26%) Laravel
6 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Digital Media
2 3 (15.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Content Management
2 5 (26.32%) SEO
2 5 (26.32%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (26.32%) Analytics
3 4 (21.05%) Pay per click
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
4 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.53%) Release Management
4 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.26%) Telemarketing
5 1 (5.26%) Marketing Management
5 1 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
2 6 (31.58%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
3 3 (15.79%) CFML
4 2 (10.53%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Sitecore
2 5 (26.32%) Google
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) HP