The first table below looks at the demand for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Bedfordshire 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 44 30 40
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Contract jobs citing CMS 6 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.23% 0.45% 1.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.11% 3.33% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Average daily rate
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£530 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-42.22% +25.00%
Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
54 30 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.11% 13.39% 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 16 30
Average daily rate £350 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £200 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
CMS
East of England

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -11 5 £530 - 1
Bedford - - - -
CMS
East of England

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 10 (58.82%) E-Commerce
2 6 (35.29%) CRM
2 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (29.41%) BPR
3 5 (29.41%) Retail
4 4 (23.53%) EPoS
4 4 (23.53%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) OO
4 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
4 4 (23.53%) JIRA
4 4 (23.53%) Android
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
4 4 (23.53%) Analytics
4 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
4 4 (23.53%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (23.53%) Android Development
4 4 (23.53%) iOS Development
4 4 (23.53%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (17.65%) hybris
5 3 (17.65%) Dojo
5 3 (17.65%) Spring MVC
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) JSP
5 3 (17.65%) HTML
5 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (17.65%) Scrum
5 3 (17.65%) Back Office
5 3 (17.65%) MVC

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 4 (23.53%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) Drupal
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 5 (29.41%) Retail
2 3 (17.65%) General Ledger
2 3 (17.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Business Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Integration Manager
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Configuration Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
1 3 (17.65%) JSP
1 3 (17.65%) Dojo
1 3 (17.65%) Spring MVC
1 3 (17.65%) Spring
1 3 (17.65%) JSTL
2 2 (11.76%) Velocity
2 2 (11.76%) HTML5
2 2 (11.76%) LESS
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) EPoS
1 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Android
1 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) E-Commerce
2 6 (35.29%) CRM
2 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (29.41%) BPR
4 4 (23.53%) OO
4 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) Analytics
4 4 (23.53%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (23.53%) Android Development
4 4 (23.53%) iOS Development
5 3 (17.65%) Scrum
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (17.65%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) Validation
6 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.76%) Change Management
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Java
1 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
1 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) hybris
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