Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 23 November 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)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 85 95
Rank change year-on-year +15 +10 -21
Contract jobs citing CMS 7 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.74% 0.36% 0.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.38% 2.67% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 4
South Wales median daily rate £363 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +33.33% -17.24%
10th Percentile £175 £375 £231
90th Percentile £465 £425 £331
Wales median daily rate £275 £400 £300
% change year-on-year -31.25% +33.33% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
South Wales median hourly rate - - £10.75
Wales median hourly rate - £17.68 £10.75
% change year-on-year - +64.42% -57.00%

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 South Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 160 150 302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 17.00% 13.33% 23.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 92 214
South Wales median daily rate £363 £405 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.49% +3.85% +11.43%
10th Percentile £135 £201 £245
90th Percentile £545 £586 £488
Wales median daily rate £363 £425 £384
% change year-on-year -14.71% +10.75% +9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 11
South Wales median hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -35.71% +35.48%
10th Percentile £10.35 £11.75 £9.75
90th Percentile £14.05 £21.63 £32.50
Wales median hourly rate £11.00 £13.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -18.52% -35.71% +25.52%

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing CMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for CMS in South Wales

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in South Wales

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in South Wales over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMS in South Wales

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in South Wales

CMS
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -4 2 £200 -50.00% 2
CMS
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 South Wales region with a requirement for CMS.

1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) Umbraco
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) CSS3
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
4 2 (28.57%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (28.57%) Advertising
4 2 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) Laravel
4 2 (28.57%) WordPress
5 1 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (14.29%) Sitecore
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
5 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (14.29%) React
5 1 (14.29%) WCF
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) MVC

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 4 (57.14%) Umbraco
2 2 (28.57%) WordPress
3 1 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) PHP Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Umbraco Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Sitecore Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) CSS3
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) Laravel
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (14.29%) React
5 1 (14.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore