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 3 months to 26 June 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)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 66 31
Rank change year-on-year +18 -35  
Contract jobs citing CMS 15 6 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.26% 0.86% 4.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.76% 4.51% 24.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 25
Median daily rate £242 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.46% +60.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £203 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £488 £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £28.75 £40.15
% change year-on-year -12.17% -28.39%  

CMS is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 109 133 182
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 16.39% 18.97% 20.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 70 93
Median daily rate £375 £333 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.78% +6.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing CMS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 26 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for CMS.

1 24 (64.86%) HTML
2 21 (56.76%) CSS
3 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
4 13 (35.14%) MVC
5 12 (32.43%) Telecoms
5 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (32.43%) Content Management
6 11 (29.73%) .NET
6 11 (29.73%) C#
6 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
7 10 (27.03%) Umbraco
8 8 (21.62%) AngularJS
8 8 (21.62%) Avaya
8 8 (21.62%) Apple
8 8 (21.62%) MPLS
8 8 (21.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (18.92%) Web Development
9 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
9 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (18.92%) Polycom
9 7 (18.92%) Test Automation
10 6 (16.22%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (16.22%) Sitecore
10 6 (16.22%) User Experience
10 6 (16.22%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (16.22%) PHP
10 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
10 6 (16.22%) FatWire
11 5 (13.51%) LAMP

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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 10 (27.03%) Umbraco
2 8 (21.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (16.22%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (10.81%) WordPress
5 3 (8.11%) MODX
6 2 (5.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (5.41%) GlassFish
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (2.70%) Apache Solr
7 1 (2.70%) Drupal
7 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (8.11%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) AdWords
2 1 (2.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) MPLS
2 1 (2.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle APEX
General
1 12 (32.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Telecoms Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Web Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Umbraco Developer
6 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.70%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.70%) CMS Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Desktop Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Desktop Support
8 1 (2.70%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Drupal Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Magento Developer
8 1 (2.70%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.70%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (64.86%) HTML
2 21 (56.76%) CSS
3 11 (29.73%) .NET
3 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
4 8 (21.62%) AngularJS
5 5 (13.51%) jQuery
5 5 (13.51%) LAMP
6 4 (10.81%) HTML5
6 4 (10.81%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (8.11%) REST
7 3 (8.11%) RESTful
7 3 (8.11%) Web Services
7 3 (8.11%) XHTML
8 2 (5.41%) Java EE
8 2 (5.41%) JRuby
8 2 (5.41%) JSP
8 2 (5.41%) Servlets
8 2 (5.41%) SOAP
8 2 (5.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (16.22%) User Experience
3 3 (8.11%) Handset
3 3 (8.11%) Pricing Data
4 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) MVC
2 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (32.43%) Content Management
3 7 (18.92%) Test Automation
3 7 (18.92%) Web Development
4 6 (16.22%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.81%) Analytics
5 4 (10.81%) Data Entry
5 4 (10.81%) Scrum
6 3 (8.11%) CRM
7 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.41%) People Management
7 2 (5.41%) Performance Testing
7 2 (5.41%) SDLC
7 2 (5.41%) SEO
7 2 (5.41%) SOA
7 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.41%) Web Accessibility
8 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
2 11 (29.73%) C#
3 6 (16.22%) PHP
4 4 (10.81%) SQL
5 2 (5.41%) Groovy
5 2 (5.41%) Java
5 2 (5.41%) Jython
6 1 (2.70%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Apple
1 8 (21.62%) Avaya
2 7 (18.92%) Polycom
3 6 (16.22%) FatWire
3 6 (16.22%) Sitecore
4 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.11%) Adobe
6 2 (5.41%) Google
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle
7 1 (2.70%) Twitter