Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 17 July 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 56 81
Rank change year-on-year -44 +25 -25
Contract jobs citing CMS 21 39 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.20% 3.09% 1.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.92% 18.48% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 15
Glasgow median daily rate £325 £288 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.04% -8.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £267 £125 £200
90th Percentile £425 £388 £495
Scotland median daily rate £325 £350 £400
% change year-on-year -7.14% -12.39% +33.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 - -
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 Glasgow with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 265 211 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 15.16% 16.73% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 111 111
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -1.52%
10th Percentile £260 £211 £200
90th Percentile £500 £488 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% +56.25% -20.00%
10th Percentile £16.65 £25.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £34.75 £25.00 £17.00
Scotland median hourly rate £16.88 £17.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year -3.54% -53.95% +117.14%

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for CMS in Glasgow

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in Glasgow

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in Glasgow over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMS in Glasgow

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for CMS.

1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (47.62%) Content Management
2 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 7 (33.33%) HTML
3 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 6 (28.57%) .NET
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 6 (28.57%) C#
4 6 (28.57%) CSS
5 5 (23.81%) Adobe
5 5 (23.81%) Scrum
5 5 (23.81%) Web Development
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
6 4 (19.05%) REST
6 4 (19.05%) MODX
6 4 (19.05%) Analytics
6 4 (19.05%) User Stories
6 4 (19.05%) SDLC
6 4 (19.05%) User Experience
6 4 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (19.05%) UML
6 4 (19.05%) CRM
6 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
6 4 (19.05%) SOA
7 3 (14.29%) PHP
7 3 (14.29%) SilkTest
7 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
7 3 (14.29%) QA
7 3 (14.29%) Selenium

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (19.05%) MODX
1 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (14.29%) WordPress
3 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) Drupal
3 2 (9.52%) nginx
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (9.52%) Akamai
2 2 (9.52%) Google Analytics
2 2 (9.52%) Google Tag Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Mailgun
2 2 (9.52%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 3 (14.29%) Mocha
1 3 (14.29%) Selenium
1 3 (14.29%) SilkTest
1 3 (14.29%) TestComplete
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (9.52%) Publishing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Architect
1 4 (19.05%) Developer
1 4 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Consultant
2 3 (14.29%) Tester
2 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Web Tester
3 2 (9.52%) Communications Manager
3 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Digital Communications Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Azure Developer
4 1 (4.76%) CMS Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Content Designer
4 1 (4.76%) Digital Content Designer
4 1 (4.76%) Digital Designer
4 1 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Telephony Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Web Content Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) HTML
2 6 (28.57%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) CSS
3 4 (19.05%) REST
4 3 (14.29%) Chai
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (9.52%) CSS3
5 2 (9.52%) HTML5
5 2 (9.52%) LAMP
5 2 (9.52%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (9.52%) Node.js
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (4.76%) Java EE
6 1 (4.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) User Experience
2 2 (9.52%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (9.52%) Social Media
3 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (47.62%) Content Management
2 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (23.81%) Scrum
3 5 (23.81%) Web Development
4 4 (19.05%) Analytics
4 4 (19.05%) CRM
4 4 (19.05%) SDLC
4 4 (19.05%) SOA
4 4 (19.05%) UML
4 4 (19.05%) User Stories
4 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
5 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.52%) DevOps
6 2 (9.52%) Exploratory Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing
6 2 (9.52%) System Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 6 (28.57%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) PHP
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (9.52%) Ansible
2 2 (9.52%) Fail2ban
2 2 (9.52%) HAProxy
2 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Adobe
2 2 (9.52%) Google
2 2 (9.52%) Lets Encrypt
3 1 (4.76%) Avaya
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) FatWire
3 1 (4.76%) Genesys
3 1 (4.76%) Sitecore