Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 67 73
Rank change year-on-year -12 +6 +13
Contract jobs citing CMS 28 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.80% 1.90% 0.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.79% 10.78% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 4
Glasgow median daily rate £275 £358 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.08% +52.13% -6.00%
10th Percentile £126 £145 £134
90th Percentile £411 £506 £335
Scotland median daily rate £250 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -37.50% +23.08% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £12.45
% change year-on-year +11.11% +8.43% -34.54%

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 219 204 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 14.07% 17.59% 16.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 111 87
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.45% +22.88%
10th Percentile £194 £205 £179
90th Percentile £538 £550 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.00 £17.93 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.34% -14.62% -16.00%
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.44 £19.50
90th Percentile £16.80 £20.85 £22.50
Scotland median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.00% +14.29% -30.00%

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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019, 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 19 (67.86%) HTML
2 17 (60.71%) CSS
3 16 (57.14%) User Experience
4 12 (42.86%) Content Management
5 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 8 (28.57%) FatWire
6 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 7 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (21.43%) Sass
8 6 (21.43%) CSS3
8 6 (21.43%) HTML5
8 6 (21.43%) gulp
8 6 (21.43%) PHP
8 6 (21.43%) SEO
9 5 (17.86%) Finance
9 5 (17.86%) Web Development
9 5 (17.86%) Drupal
9 5 (17.86%) Front End Development
9 5 (17.86%) Wireframes
9 5 (17.86%) Node.js
9 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
10 4 (14.29%) Confluence
10 4 (14.29%) Time Management
10 4 (14.29%) JIRA
10 4 (14.29%) Marketing
10 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
10 4 (14.29%) Windows
11 3 (10.71%) OO

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 (17.86%) Drupal
2 4 (14.29%) Confluence
3 3 (10.71%) MODX
3 3 (10.71%) WordPress
4 2 (7.14%) IIS
4 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.57%) ColdFusion
5 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) assyst
2 1 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) DNS
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
1 2 (7.14%) SMS
1 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 6 (21.43%) gulp
3 4 (14.29%) JIRA
4 3 (10.71%) Grunt
4 3 (10.71%) Subversion
5 2 (7.14%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.57%) Hudson
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Marketing
2 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (10.71%) Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Content Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (7.14%) Junior
4 2 (7.14%) Junior Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) UI Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.57%) CMS Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Designer
5 1 (3.57%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Magento Developer
5 1 (3.57%) UI/UX Developer
5 1 (3.57%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) HTML
2 17 (60.71%) CSS
3 6 (21.43%) CSS3
3 6 (21.43%) HTML5
3 6 (21.43%) Sass
4 5 (17.86%) Node.js
5 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 3 (10.71%) jQuery
6 3 (10.71%) React Native
6 3 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (7.14%) D3.js
7 2 (7.14%) Highcharts JS
7 2 (7.14%) Nightwatchjs
7 2 (7.14%) React
7 2 (7.14%) REST
7 2 (7.14%) Semantic HTML
8 1 (3.57%) Twig
8 1 (3.57%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) User Experience
2 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Content Management
2 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (21.43%) SEO
5 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (17.86%) Front End Development
5 5 (17.86%) Web Development
5 5 (17.86%) Wireframes
6 4 (14.29%) Time Management
7 3 (10.71%) OO
7 3 (10.71%) Performance Optimisation
7 3 (10.71%) Task Automation
7 3 (10.71%) Web Usability
8 2 (7.14%) Analytics
8 2 (7.14%) BDD
8 2 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (7.14%) Open Source
8 2 (7.14%) Progressive Enhancement
8 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
8 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (21.43%) PHP
3 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) FatWire
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe
2 2 (7.14%) Apple
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Omniture
2 2 (7.14%) OutSystems
2 2 (7.14%) Splunk
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle