The first table below looks at the demand for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Basingstoke region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 28 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Contract jobs citing CMS 3 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.56% 2.37% 2.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.88% 7.50% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
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£344 £253 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.13% -15.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £173 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £280 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.65 £22.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-42.50% +22.22%
Application Platforms Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
51 80 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 26.56% 31.62% 18.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 52 27
Average daily rate £425 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £231 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
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CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMS across the Basingstoke region.

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS.

1 8 (88.89%) Ektron
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
3 6 (66.67%) DSDM
3 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) HP
5 4 (44.44%) ISEB
5 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
5 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
5 4 (44.44%) HTTP
5 4 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (44.44%) Web Development
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (33.33%) C#
6 3 (33.33%) MVC
6 3 (33.33%) .NET
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 2 (22.22%) XML

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 6 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
2 1 (11.11%) Publishing
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Web Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Web Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Content Manager
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Content Editor
4 1 (11.11%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 2 (22.22%) WCF
4 2 (22.22%) LINQ
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) DSDM
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) System Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Ektron
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) HP