Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 21 June 2018 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)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 79 87
Rank change year-on-year -21 +8 -12
Contract jobs citing CMS 28 27 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.97% 1.31% 1.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.73% 9.06% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 29
Edinburgh median daily rate £325 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -16.67% +50.00%
10th Percentile £129 £263 £265
90th Percentile £488 £425 £628
Scotland median daily rate £325 £344 £400
% change year-on-year -5.45% -14.06% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £12.17 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £22.34 - £14.25

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 416 298 604
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 14.38% 14.42% 21.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 177 334
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.25% +6.40%
10th Percentile £180 £182 £265
90th Percentile £513 £575 £550
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate £23.59 £15.86 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.71% +32.17% -
10th Percentile £14.45 £15.04 £11.00
90th Percentile £32.72 £22.34 £13.00
Scotland median hourly rate £16.76 £18.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year -6.89% -52.63% +83.13%

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for CMS in Edinburgh

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in Edinburgh

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMS in Edinburgh

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for CMS.

1 15 (53.57%) Content Management
2 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (42.86%) HTML
4 9 (32.14%) CSS
5 8 (28.57%) Web Development
6 7 (25.00%) Java
6 7 (25.00%) Marketing
6 7 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
7 6 (21.43%) Finance
8 5 (17.86%) Adobe
8 5 (17.86%) .NET
8 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
8 5 (17.86%) User Experience
8 5 (17.86%) Umbraco
8 5 (17.86%) EPiServer
9 4 (14.29%) jQuery
9 4 (14.29%) Analytics
9 4 (14.29%) Sass
9 4 (14.29%) HTML5
9 4 (14.29%) Kentico
9 4 (14.29%) Node.js
9 4 (14.29%) CSS3
9 4 (14.29%) Spring Boot
9 4 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 4 (14.29%) Photoshop
9 4 (14.29%) Project Management
9 4 (14.29%) Scrum
9 4 (14.29%) Spring
10 3 (10.71%) Degree

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 5 (17.86%) EPiServer
1 5 (17.86%) Umbraco
2 4 (14.29%) Kentico
3 2 (7.14%) Drupal
3 2 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (7.14%) WordPress
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Jackrabbit
1 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 7 (25.00%) Marketing
2 6 (21.43%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Java Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Web Developer
4 4 (14.29%) CMS Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Designer
5 3 (10.71%) Digital Designer
5 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
6 2 (7.14%) Web Content Editor
6 2 (7.14%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) HTML
2 9 (32.14%) CSS
3 5 (17.86%) .NET
3 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
4 4 (14.29%) CSS3
4 4 (14.29%) HTML5
4 4 (14.29%) jQuery
4 4 (14.29%) Node.js
4 4 (14.29%) Sass
4 4 (14.29%) Spring
4 4 (14.29%) Spring Boot
5 2 (7.14%) Java EE
5 2 (7.14%) JSON
5 2 (7.14%) JSR 170
5 2 (7.14%) RESTful
5 2 (7.14%) SOAP
5 2 (7.14%) Web Services
5 2 (7.14%) XML
6 1 (3.57%) Aurelia
6 1 (3.57%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) User Experience
2 3 (10.71%) Motion Graphics
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Podcast
3 1 (3.57%) Social Media
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Content Management
2 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (28.57%) Web Development
4 4 (14.29%) Analytics
4 4 (14.29%) Project Management
4 4 (14.29%) Scrum
5 3 (10.71%) SEO
5 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
5 3 (10.71%) Web Accessibility
5 3 (10.71%) Web Design
6 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL
6 2 (7.14%) Open Source
6 2 (7.14%) Refactoring
6 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.14%) Service Management
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.14%) Supplier Management
6 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.57%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Adobe
2 2 (7.14%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.57%) Google
3 1 (3.57%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Progress