The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 29 March 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)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 47 53
Rank change year-on-year +12 +6  
Contract jobs citing CMS 11 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.27% 0.89% 0.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.29% 6.35% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Median daily rate £285 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.30% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £13.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +150.00% -39.53%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 77 63 78
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 22.92% 14.03% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 43 33
Median daily rate £375 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £240 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £28.75 £8.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +238.23% -57.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in Gloucestershire

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in Gloucestershire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +4 5 £300 -7.69%
Gloucester - 1 - -
CMS
South West

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for CMS.

1 10 (83.33%) Content Management
2 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
2 5 (41.67%) Internet
2 5 (41.67%) JIRA
2 5 (41.67%) Android
2 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
2 5 (41.67%) Manual Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Issue Tracking
3 4 (33.33%) Test Planning
4 3 (25.00%) IBM
4 3 (25.00%) IBM Sterling
4 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (25.00%) QA
4 3 (25.00%) Smoke Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Multichannel Retail
5 2 (16.67%) Marketing
5 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (8.33%) SEO
6 1 (8.33%) Workflow
6 1 (8.33%) Finance

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (8.33%) EPiServer
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Grunt
2 1 (8.33%) gulp
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Multimedia
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Writer
2 3 (25.00%) Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Web Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Web Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Web Tester
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Author
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Content Strategist
4 1 (8.33%) EPiServer Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) OOCSS
2 1 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Blog
2 1 (8.33%) Social Media
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Android
1 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Content Management
2 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
2 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
2 5 (41.67%) Issue Tracking
2 5 (41.67%) Manual Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Test Planning
4 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Smoke Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Multichannel Retail
6 1 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Critical Success Factor
6 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
6 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Mobile First
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) SEO
6 1 (8.33%) Web Design
6 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) IBM
1 3 (25.00%) IBM Sterling
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £240 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Dursley, Gloucestershire
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Rate: From £30 to £35 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Talent Crew
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago