The first table below looks at the demand for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Wales region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 60 51 51
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs citing CMS 8 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.02% 0.19% 1.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.84% 1.22% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 6
Average daily rate
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£325 - £360
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 - £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £22.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-41.57% +23.61%
Application Platforms Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
137 82 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 17.39% 15.59% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 53 62
Average daily rate £363 £313 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.81% -27.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £187 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -22.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
CMS
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CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Wales

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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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
South Wales -9 8 £325 - 7
West Wales - - - - 1
CMS
UK

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 16 (69.57%) SharePoint
2 15 (65.22%) Sitecore CMS
2 15 (65.22%) Sitecore
3 13 (56.52%) .NET
4 12 (52.17%) C#
5 10 (43.48%) CRM
6 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
6 9 (39.13%) HTML
6 9 (39.13%) CSS
6 9 (39.13%) Migration
6 9 (39.13%) Scrum
6 9 (39.13%) TDD
6 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (39.13%) BDD
7 8 (34.78%) Systems Analysis
7 8 (34.78%) Automated Testing
7 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
7 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
8 7 (30.43%) SQL
8 7 (30.43%) Dynamics CRM
8 7 (30.43%) Document Management
8 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (26.09%) Lync
9 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
9 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
10 5 (21.74%) Intranet
10 5 (21.74%) XML
10 5 (21.74%) Subversion
10 5 (21.74%) Web Design

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 16 (69.57%) SharePoint
2 15 (65.22%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (26.09%) Lync
3 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
4 5 (21.74%) Kentico
5 4 (17.39%) Umbraco
6 1 (4.35%) WordPress
6 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
3 1 (4.35%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (21.74%) SaaS
3 1 (4.35%) Office 365
3 1 (4.35%) Basecamp
3 1 (4.35%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Subversion
1 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Publishing
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Business Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Web Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Web Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) CMS Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Development Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Development Team Manager
5 1 (4.35%) UI Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Content Editor
5 1 (4.35%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) UI Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) HTML
2 9 (39.13%) CSS
3 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
4 5 (21.74%) XML
5 2 (8.70%) jQuery
5 2 (8.70%) HTML5
5 2 (8.70%) CSS3
6 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.35%) XHTML
6 1 (4.35%) Ajax
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) GIS
2 2 (8.70%) Social Media
3 1 (4.35%) Statistics
3 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) CRM
2 9 (39.13%) Migration
2 9 (39.13%) Scrum
2 9 (39.13%) TDD
2 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (39.13%) BDD
3 8 (34.78%) Automated Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Systems Analysis
4 7 (30.43%) Document Management
5 5 (21.74%) Workflow
5 5 (21.74%) Web Design
5 5 (21.74%) Knowledge Management
5 5 (21.74%) Release Management
6 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
7 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
8 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
9 1 (4.35%) Change Management
9 1 (4.35%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) C#
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Sitecore
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe
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