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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 37 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing CMS 9 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.21% 4.97% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.68% 24.00% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 1
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£340 £325 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +71.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+2.30% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £33.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.54 £22.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-4.26% +20.00%
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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 Swindon region.

Application Platforms Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
71 75 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 17.40% 20.72% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 55 32
Average daily rate £413 £331 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.52% -22.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £298 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £499 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £17.00 £33.75 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.62% +75.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £27.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £40.00 £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -3.64%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015, 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 18 (50.00%) Content Management
2 11 (30.56%) HTML
2 11 (30.56%) CSS
3 10 (27.78%) .NET
4 9 (25.00%) Finance
5 8 (22.22%) C#
6 7 (19.44%) SOA
6 7 (19.44%) Publishing
6 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 6 (16.67%) Migration
7 6 (16.67%) Intranet
7 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 6 (16.67%) XML
7 6 (16.67%) JSON
7 6 (16.67%) HTML5
7 6 (16.67%) CSS3
8 5 (13.89%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (13.89%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (13.89%) User Experience
8 5 (13.89%) jQuery
8 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
8 5 (13.89%) Data Management
8 5 (13.89%) Web Design
9 4 (11.11%) MVC
9 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 4 (11.11%) Web Services
9 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 4 (11.11%) QA

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.89%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.78%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) Intranet
2 2 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Publishing
3 3 (8.33%) Marketing
3 3 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 6 (16.67%) Architect
3 5 (13.89%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (13.89%) Applications Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 3 (8.33%) SharePoint Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Web Designer
5 3 (8.33%) Designer
5 3 (8.33%) Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Communications Officer
6 2 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Communications Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) HTML
1 11 (30.56%) CSS
2 10 (27.78%) .NET
3 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 6 (16.67%) XML
3 6 (16.67%) JSON
3 6 (16.67%) HTML5
3 6 (16.67%) CSS3
4 5 (13.89%) jQuery
5 4 (11.11%) Web Services
5 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.56%) Ajax
6 2 (5.56%) XSLT
6 2 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (5.56%) WCF
6 2 (5.56%) Sass
7 1 (2.78%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) User Experience
2 3 (8.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Content Management
2 7 (19.44%) SOA
2 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 6 (16.67%) Migration
4 5 (13.89%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (13.89%) Data Management
4 5 (13.89%) Web Design
5 4 (11.11%) MVC
5 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 4 (11.11%) Analytics
6 3 (8.33%) Web Analytics
7 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.56%) B2C
7 2 (5.56%) Information Architecture
7 2 (5.56%) Web Development
7 2 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Digital Content Management
8 1 (2.78%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) C#
2 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.78%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Google
2 3 (8.33%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.56%) Adobe
3 2 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) HP