The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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)
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 37 30
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7  
Contract jobs citing CMS 7 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.08% 1.46% 2.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.89% 5.81% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 8
Median daily rate £425 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.00% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
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 Swindon with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 47 86 56
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 13.99% 25.15% 15.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 66 40
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £290 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £13.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in Swindon

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in Swindon over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMS in Swindon

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in Swindon

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 Swindon region with a requirement for CMS.

1 27 (93.10%) Content Management
2 25 (86.21%) HTML
3 24 (82.76%) JavaScript
4 23 (79.31%) CSS
4 23 (79.31%) jQuery
5 22 (75.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (58.62%) Sitecore CMS
6 17 (58.62%) Sitecore
7 16 (55.17%) User Experience
8 14 (48.28%) Sass
8 14 (48.28%) Finance
8 14 (48.28%) .NET
8 14 (48.28%) Visual Studio
8 14 (48.28%) C#
8 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
9 12 (41.38%) IIS
9 12 (41.38%) Windows
9 12 (41.38%) Apple
9 12 (41.38%) W3C
9 12 (41.38%) Ajax
10 11 (37.93%) Web Development
11 10 (34.48%) Jenkins
11 10 (34.48%) XSLT
11 10 (34.48%) ColdFusion
12 9 (31.03%) Railo
12 9 (31.03%) Hudson
12 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
13 8 (27.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (27.59%) HTML5
13 8 (27.59%) Front End Development

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 17 (58.62%) Sitecore CMS
2 12 (41.38%) IIS
3 10 (34.48%) ColdFusion
4 9 (31.03%) Railo
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Internet
Development Applications
1 22 (75.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (48.28%) Visual Studio
3 10 (34.48%) Jenkins
4 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
4 9 (31.03%) Hudson
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Developer
2 14 (48.28%) Sitecore Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (13.79%) ColdFusion Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Designer
6 2 (6.90%) CMS Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Content Editor
6 2 (6.90%) Digital Content Editor
6 2 (6.90%) Digital Editor
6 2 (6.90%) UX Designer
7 1 (3.45%) Content Designer
7 1 (3.45%) Digital Content Designer
7 1 (3.45%) Digital Designer
7 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) HTML
2 23 (79.31%) CSS
2 23 (79.31%) jQuery
3 14 (48.28%) .NET
3 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
3 14 (48.28%) Sass
4 12 (41.38%) Ajax
5 10 (34.48%) XSLT
6 8 (27.59%) HTML5
6 8 (27.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (24.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 16 (55.17%) User Experience
2 12 (41.38%) W3C
3 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (13.79%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) Content Management
2 11 (37.93%) Web Development
3 8 (27.59%) Front End Development
3 8 (27.59%) Web Design
4 6 (20.69%) ITIL
4 6 (20.69%) ITIL V3
5 3 (10.34%) Analytics
5 3 (10.34%) Content Writing
5 3 (10.34%) Web Analytics
6 2 (6.90%) Time Management
7 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) JavaScript
2 14 (48.28%) C#
3 7 (24.14%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) ISO 9001
1 5 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Sitecore
2 12 (41.38%) Apple
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) SAP