Period
to 27 February 2020

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 27 February 2020 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
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 70 87 68
Rank change year-on-year +17 -19 -3
Contract jobs citing CMS 20 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.62% 1.61% 2.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.22% 11.43% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 10
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £275 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.55% -23.08% +10.00%
10th Percentile £220 £115 £200
90th Percentile £575 £360 £506
Scotland median daily rate £348 £255 £395
% change year-on-year +36.27% -35.44% +17.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Glasgow median hourly rate - £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
Scotland median hourly rate £17.51 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +16.70% +11.11% +8.43%

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 217 210 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 17.59% 14.07% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 119 114
Glasgow median daily rate £450 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +3.45% +2.11%
10th Percentile £256 £188 £207
90th Percentile £588 £543 £468
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 4
Glasgow median hourly rate £23.00 £15.00 £17.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.33% -16.34% -14.62%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.25 £13.44
90th Percentile £80.88 £16.80 £20.85
Scotland median hourly rate £23.50 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +56.67% -25.00% +17.65%

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 27 February 2020.

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 27 February 2020, 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 11 (55.00%) Content Management
2 10 (50.00%) Scrum
2 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) HTML
3 7 (35.00%) CSS
3 7 (35.00%) Adobe
3 7 (35.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 7 (35.00%) User Experience
4 6 (30.00%) Public Sector
4 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (25.00%) Sass
5 5 (25.00%) Redux
5 5 (25.00%) API Development
5 5 (25.00%) ES6
6 4 (20.00%) Front End Development
6 4 (20.00%) DevOps
6 4 (20.00%) CSS3
6 4 (20.00%) HTML5
7 3 (15.00%) Time Management
7 3 (15.00%) Web Development
7 3 (15.00%) SEO
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.00%) Java
7 3 (15.00%) Case Management
8 2 (10.00%) Content Development
8 2 (10.00%) Vector Graphics
8 2 (10.00%) Prototyping
8 2 (10.00%) Vue.js
8 2 (10.00%) Relational Database

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 7 (35.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) Skype
1 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) gulp
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (30.00%) Public Sector
2 2 (10.00%) Advertising
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Multimedia
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (15.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Writer
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Author
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Content Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Social Media Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Author
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Design Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) CSS
1 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 5 (25.00%) Redux
2 5 (25.00%) Sass
3 4 (20.00%) CSS3
3 4 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (10.00%) .NET
4 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (10.00%) Vue.js
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.00%) jQuery
5 1 (5.00%) JSON
5 1 (5.00%) Node.js
5 1 (5.00%) OpenID
5 1 (5.00%) React
5 1 (5.00%) RESTful
5 1 (5.00%) SOAP
5 1 (5.00%) Web Services
5 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Social Media
2 2 (10.00%) Vector Graphics
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Content Management
2 10 (50.00%) Scrum
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) API Development
5 4 (20.00%) DevOps
5 4 (20.00%) Front End Development
6 3 (15.00%) Case Management
6 3 (15.00%) SEO
6 3 (15.00%) Time Management
6 3 (15.00%) Web Development
7 2 (10.00%) Content Development
7 2 (10.00%) Creative Thinking
7 2 (10.00%) CRM
7 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (10.00%) Email Marketing
7 2 (10.00%) Kanban
7 2 (10.00%) Prototyping
7 2 (10.00%) TDD
7 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) ES6
3 3 (15.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Adobe
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) FatWire
3 1 (5.00%) Sitecore