Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 77 88
Rank change year-on-year -19 +11 -29
Contract jobs citing CMS 19 25 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.11% 1.81% 0.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.09% 10.55% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 8
Glasgow median daily rate £305 £242 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.03% -39.50% +60.00%
10th Percentile £221 £181 £238
90th Percentile £400 £398 £515
Scotland median daily rate £263 £388 £394
% change year-on-year -32.26% -1.52% +43.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £12.17 - £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 235 237 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 13.73% 17.20% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 124 116
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £388 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +15.67% +3.08%
10th Percentile £213 £226 £210
90th Percentile £525 £550 £463
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £16.65 £20.05 £19.50
90th Percentile £34.75 £24.55 £22.50
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% -47.22% +69.41%

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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in Glasgow over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMS in Glasgow

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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 24 September 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 12 (63.16%) Content Management
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) User Experience
3 10 (52.63%) HTML
3 10 (52.63%) CSS
4 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
5 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
6 5 (26.32%) Drupal
6 5 (26.32%) PHP
6 5 (26.32%) Node.js
7 4 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (21.05%) Analytics
7 4 (21.05%) Adobe
7 4 (21.05%) FatWire
7 4 (21.05%) Web Development
8 3 (15.79%) SilkTest
8 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
8 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
8 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
8 3 (15.79%) TestComplete
8 3 (15.79%) Selenium
8 3 (15.79%) Manual Testing
8 3 (15.79%) SEO
8 3 (15.79%) OO
8 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
8 3 (15.79%) CSS3
8 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (15.79%) HTML5
8 3 (15.79%) Mocha

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 5 (26.32%) Drupal
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) Confluence
2 2 (10.53%) MODX
2 2 (10.53%) nginx
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.53%) WordPress
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (10.53%) Akamai
1 2 (10.53%) Google Analytics
1 2 (10.53%) Google Tag Manager
1 2 (10.53%) Mailgun
1 2 (10.53%) npm
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) SMS
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
1 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
2 3 (15.79%) Grunt
2 3 (15.79%) gulp
2 3 (15.79%) Mocha
2 3 (15.79%) Selenium
2 3 (15.79%) SilkTest
2 3 (15.79%) TestComplete
3 2 (10.53%) Bitbucket
3 2 (10.53%) JIRA
3 2 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (15.79%) Tester
2 3 (15.79%) Web Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Developer
3 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Azure Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Content Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Content Editor
4 1 (5.26%) Content Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Content Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Telephony Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Web Producer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) CSS
1 10 (52.63%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) Node.js
3 3 (15.79%) Chai
3 3 (15.79%) CSS3
3 3 (15.79%) HTML5
3 3 (15.79%) React Native
3 3 (15.79%) Sass
4 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.53%) D3.js
4 2 (10.53%) Highcharts JS
4 2 (10.53%) LAMP
4 2 (10.53%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (10.53%) React
4 2 (10.53%) REST
4 2 (10.53%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (5.26%) .NET
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) User Experience
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Content Management
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Analytics
3 4 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (21.05%) Web Development
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.79%) Manual Testing
4 3 (15.79%) OO
4 3 (15.79%) SEO
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) Task Automation
4 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.53%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Kanban
5 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) Prototyping
5 2 (10.53%) Smoke Testing
5 2 (10.53%) System Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
2 5 (26.32%) PHP
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (10.53%) Ansible
2 2 (10.53%) Fail2ban
2 2 (10.53%) HAProxy
2 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Adobe
1 4 (21.05%) FatWire
2 2 (10.53%) Google
2 2 (10.53%) Lets Encrypt
2 2 (10.53%) Omniture
2 2 (10.53%) Splunk
3 1 (5.26%) Avaya
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Genesys
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore