The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 36 50 51
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Contract jobs citing CMS 39 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.33% 1.66% 1.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.16% 12.00% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 10 3
Average daily rate
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£320 £390 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £475 £262
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.29 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.29 £11.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+41.65% -42.50%
CMS
Buckinghamshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
176 100 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 19.53% 13.87% 18.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 47 34
Average daily rate £340 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 6
Average hourly rate £16.29 £14.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.34% -22.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 18 (40.00%) jQuery
2 17 (37.78%) Content Management
3 16 (35.56%) HTML
3 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 16 (35.56%) CSS
4 14 (31.11%) Adobe
4 14 (31.11%) SAP
5 12 (26.67%) Finance
5 12 (26.67%) HTML5
5 12 (26.67%) CSS3
6 11 (24.44%) Adobe CQ
7 10 (22.22%) .NET
8 9 (20.00%) C#
8 9 (20.00%) W3C
8 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (20.00%) Sass
8 9 (20.00%) Backbone.js
9 8 (17.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (17.78%) SAP FI
9 8 (17.78%) ISEB
9 8 (17.78%) MVC
9 8 (17.78%) SAP BW
9 8 (17.78%) OOP
9 8 (17.78%) Photoshop
10 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
10 7 (15.56%) SQL
10 7 (15.56%) XML
11 6 (13.33%) OO
11 6 (13.33%) CRM

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 11 (24.44%) Adobe CQ
2 6 (13.33%) Kentico
3 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.44%) DNN
5 1 (2.22%) Drupal
5 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.22%) WordPress
5 1 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.22%) Joomla!
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (17.78%) SAP FI
2 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.22%) Magento
3 1 (2.22%) SAP CS
3 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SAP BW
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.89%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (4.44%) SAP BI
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.89%) NUnit
3 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.22%) Grunt
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Marketing
4 2 (4.44%) Publishing
4 2 (4.44%) Retail
5 1 (2.22%) Legal
5 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.22%) Electronics
5 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (53.33%) Developer
2 13 (28.89%) Analyst
3 10 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
4 9 (20.00%) Business Analyst
5 8 (17.78%) SAP Business Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
7 5 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (8.89%) Test Analyst
8 4 (8.89%) .NET Developer
8 4 (8.89%) SAP Analyst
9 3 (6.67%) PHP Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Web Developer
10 2 (4.44%) SAP BW Business Analyst
10 2 (4.44%) Financial Business Analyst
10 2 (4.44%) Administrator
10 2 (4.44%) Release Manager
10 2 (4.44%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 1 (2.22%) CMS Developer
11 1 (2.22%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.00%) jQuery
2 16 (35.56%) HTML
2 16 (35.56%) CSS
3 12 (26.67%) HTML5
3 12 (26.67%) CSS3
4 10 (22.22%) .NET
5 9 (20.00%) Backbone.js
5 9 (20.00%) Sass
6 8 (17.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (15.56%) XML
8 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
9 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (8.89%) WCF
10 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
11 2 (4.44%) LAMP
11 2 (4.44%) ADO.NET
11 2 (4.44%) Yii
12 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (2.22%) XHTML
12 1 (2.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) W3C
2 2 (4.44%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) DTV
3 1 (2.22%) Open Source
3 1 (2.22%) Social Media
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Content Management
2 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (17.78%) MVC
3 8 (17.78%) OOP
4 6 (13.33%) OO
4 6 (13.33%) CRM
4 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 5 (11.11%) V-Model
5 5 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 5 (11.11%) Scrum
6 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.89%) Validation
6 4 (8.89%) OOD
6 4 (8.89%) SOA
6 4 (8.89%) TDD
6 4 (8.89%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
2 9 (20.00%) C#
3 7 (15.56%) SQL
4 4 (8.89%) PHP
5 2 (4.44%) Java
5 2 (4.44%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
2 3 (6.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) SAP
1 14 (31.11%) Adobe
2 4 (8.89%) Business Objects
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle
4 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.44%) StreamServe
5 1 (2.22%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
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