The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for CMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Content Management System (CMS)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 48 46
Rank change year-on-year -20 -2  
Contract jobs citing CMS 6 23 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.71% 2.69% 3.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.25% 15.65% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 20 24
Median daily rate £325 £281 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.55% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £154 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £603 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £22.22 £40.00
% change year-on-year +13.64% -44.45%  

CMS is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 96 147 152
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 11.33% 17.19% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 156 223
Median daily rate £390 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £178 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £494 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +47.72%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing CMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for CMS in Bristol

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CMS in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in Bristol

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in Bristol over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMS in Bristol

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for CMS.

1 9 (56.25%) HTML
1 9 (56.25%) CSS
2 8 (50.00%) PHP
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) HTML5
4 5 (31.25%) CSS3
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) MVC
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Web Development
5 4 (25.00%) Content Management
5 4 (25.00%) Web Design
5 4 (25.00%) jQuery
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 4 (25.00%) Front End Development
6 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (18.75%) User Experience
6 3 (18.75%) MySQL
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) Drupal
6 3 (18.75%) WordPress
6 3 (18.75%) Magento
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 2 (12.50%) Banking
7 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
7 2 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) Drupal
1 3 (18.75%) WordPress
2 2 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (12.50%) Umbraco
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) Kentico
3 1 (6.25%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) Fireworks
2 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (6.25%) Grunt
2 1 (6.25%) gulp
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Designer
2 3 (18.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (12.50%) Change Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Content Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Drupal Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Magento Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Content Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Angular Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Designer
4 1 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
4 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) CSS
1 9 (56.25%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) HTML5
3 5 (31.25%) CSS3
4 4 (25.00%) .NET
4 4 (25.00%) jQuery
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (12.50%) JSON
6 2 (12.50%) Node.js
6 2 (12.50%) REST
6 2 (12.50%) Web Services
6 2 (12.50%) XML
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Core
7 1 (6.25%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (6.25%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (6.25%) Meteor
7 1 (6.25%) React
7 1 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Debian
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (31.25%) MVC
1 5 (31.25%) Web Development
2 4 (25.00%) Content Management
2 4 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (25.00%) Web Design
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Generation
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) SOA
5 1 (6.25%) Software Deployment
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) PHP
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) ES6
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Adobe
2 2 (12.50%) Sitecore
3 1 (6.25%) Google