The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 49 80 56
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -24
Contract jobs citing CMS 35 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.91% 0.49% 1.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.23% 2.93% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 6
Average daily rate
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£388 - £183
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 - £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £57.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.15 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+86.74% +30.30%
CMS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
246 205 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 20.45% 16.65% 21.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 87 92
Average daily rate £338 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £198 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 10
Average hourly rate £26.00 £15.75 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.07% +18.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.14 £14.50 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £37.50 £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
High Wycombe +9 12 £388 - 1
Milton Keynes +10 8 £266 - 2
Aylesbury - 5 £283 - 1
Buckingham - 1 £413 -
CMS
South East

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 45 (58.44%) HTML
2 42 (54.55%) Content Management
3 38 (49.35%) CSS
4 27 (35.06%) SQL
5 22 (28.57%) Java
6 20 (25.97%) JavaScript
6 20 (25.97%) XML
6 20 (25.97%) ITIL
6 20 (25.97%) HP
6 20 (25.97%) BMC
6 20 (25.97%) CA
6 20 (25.97%) ITSM
6 20 (25.97%) CMDB
6 20 (25.97%) jQuery
6 20 (25.97%) Unit Testing
6 20 (25.97%) ServiceNow
7 19 (24.68%) Kentico
7 19 (24.68%) Service Management
8 18 (23.38%) .NET
8 18 (23.38%) C#
9 17 (22.08%) Knowledge Management
9 17 (22.08%) Web Services
9 17 (22.08%) MVC
9 17 (22.08%) Scrum
10 15 (19.48%) Workflow
10 15 (19.48%) Adobe
10 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
10 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (19.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 14 (18.18%) OO

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 19 (24.68%) Kentico
2 15 (19.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 8 (10.39%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.60%) WordPress
4 2 (2.60%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.60%) Drupal
5 1 (1.30%) Alfresco
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.60%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) Internet
1 2 (2.60%) Skype
2 1 (1.30%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (15.58%) Visual Studio
2 11 (14.29%) NUnit
3 9 (11.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.30%) Grunt
General
1 2 (2.60%) Marketing
1 2 (2.60%) Retail
2 1 (1.30%) Finance
2 1 (1.30%) Legal
2 1 (1.30%) Advertising
2 1 (1.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 51 (66.23%) Developer
2 18 (23.38%) ServiceNow Developer
3 9 (11.69%) .NET Developer
3 9 (11.69%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (7.79%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (6.49%) PHP Developer
5 5 (6.49%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.19%) Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Applications Developer
7 3 (3.90%) Programme Manager
7 3 (3.90%) CMS Developer
8 2 (2.60%) Digital Project Manager
8 2 (2.60%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (2.60%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (2.60%) C# Developer
8 2 (2.60%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (2.60%) Release Manager
8 2 (2.60%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.60%) Administrator
8 2 (2.60%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (58.44%) HTML
2 38 (49.35%) CSS
3 20 (25.97%) XML
3 20 (25.97%) jQuery
4 18 (23.38%) .NET
5 17 (22.08%) Web Services
6 12 (15.58%) HTML5
6 12 (15.58%) CSS3
7 11 (14.29%) WCF
8 10 (12.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 9 (11.69%) Backbone.js
9 9 (11.69%) Sass
10 8 (10.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET
12 3 (3.90%) .NET Framework
12 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (2.60%) Yii
13 2 (2.60%) Ajax
13 2 (2.60%) LAMP
14 1 (1.30%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.97%) CMDB
2 9 (11.69%) W3C
3 6 (7.79%) BBC
4 4 (5.19%) User Experience
5 2 (2.60%) Social Media
5 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.30%) Blog
6 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.30%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
1 1 (1.30%) Windows
1 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (54.55%) Content Management
2 20 (25.97%) ITIL
2 20 (25.97%) ITSM
2 20 (25.97%) Unit Testing
3 19 (24.68%) Service Management
4 17 (22.08%) Knowledge Management
4 17 (22.08%) MVC
4 17 (22.08%) Scrum
5 15 (19.48%) Workflow
5 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (18.18%) OO
7 12 (15.58%) OOD
8 11 (14.29%) TDD
8 11 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 11 (14.29%) SOA
9 9 (11.69%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (10.39%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (10.39%) OOP
11 3 (3.90%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (3.90%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (35.06%) SQL
2 22 (28.57%) Java
3 20 (25.97%) JavaScript
4 18 (23.38%) C#
5 5 (6.49%) PHP
6 2 (2.60%) PHP5
7 1 (1.30%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) SLA
2 2 (2.60%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (25.97%) HP
1 20 (25.97%) BMC
1 20 (25.97%) CA
1 20 (25.97%) ServiceNow
2 15 (19.48%) Adobe
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle
4 1 (1.30%) Zend