Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for CMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CMS over the 6 months to 22 November 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 > Dorset
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 38 36
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2 -1
Contract jobs citing CMS 3 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.99% 1.81% 1.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.45% 7.77% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 3
Dorset median daily rate £450 £281 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -29.69% +23.08%
10th Percentile £335 £172 £325
90th Percentile £475 £406 £420
South West median daily rate £353 £325 £365
% change year-on-year +8.46% -10.96% +21.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Dorset median hourly rate - - £27.50
South West median hourly rate £11.00 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -66.15% +18.18% +129.17%

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

All Application Platform Skills
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 55 103 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 18.09% 23.36% 13.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 74 23
Dorset median daily rate £425 £325 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% -2.99% -4.29%
10th Percentile £301 £144 £163
90th Percentile £475 £430 £544
South West median daily rate £380 £363 £373
% change year-on-year +4.83% -2.82% -0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 9
Dorset median hourly rate £39.50 £12.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +229.17% -56.36% +14.58%
10th Percentile £37.25 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £43.15 £12.00 £44.30
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +22.81% -27.39% +96.25%

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for CMS in Dorset

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in Dorset

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in Dorset over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMS in Dorset

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in Dorset

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Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wimborne - 2 £450 -
CMS
South West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Dorset region with a requirement for CMS.

1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Telepresence
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Telepresence
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Collaboration Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco