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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 50 64 53
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Contract jobs citing CMS 19 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.14% 0.28% 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.80% 2.11% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 3
Average daily rate
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£330 - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.29 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.29 £13.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+22.94% -26.38%
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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
161 95 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 18.17% 13.25% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 36 47
Average daily rate £350 £253 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.61% -23.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £441 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 9
Average hourly rate £16.29 £14.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.34% +11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.98 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.42 £14.50 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -9.32%

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
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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 14 (53.85%) SAP
2 13 (50.00%) Finance
3 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (34.62%) ISEB
4 8 (30.77%) SAP BW
4 8 (30.77%) SAP FI
5 7 (26.92%) Content Management
5 7 (26.92%) XML
6 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 6 (23.08%) C#
6 6 (23.08%) .NET
6 6 (23.08%) CRM
6 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
7 5 (19.23%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
7 5 (19.23%) V-Model
7 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
7 5 (19.23%) QA
7 5 (19.23%) SQL
7 5 (19.23%) Oracle
7 5 (19.23%) MVC
7 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (15.38%) Banking
8 4 (15.38%) Validation
8 4 (15.38%) Business Objects
8 4 (15.38%) Project Management
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 2 (7.69%) DNN
2 1 (3.85%) Drupal
2 1 (3.85%) WordPress
2 1 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.85%) Content Management Server
2 1 (3.85%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (30.77%) SAP FI
2 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.85%) Magento
3 1 (3.85%) SAP CS
3 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SAP BW
2 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
3 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
5 2 (7.69%) SAP BI
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) NUnit
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Marketing
4 2 (7.69%) Publishing
4 2 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.85%) Electronics
5 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Business Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) SAP Business Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Business Systems Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Developer
5 4 (15.38%) SAP Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
6 3 (11.54%) ScrumMaster
7 2 (7.69%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) SAP BW Business Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Financial Business Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (3.85%) PHP Programmer
8 1 (3.85%) Web Programmer
8 1 (3.85%) Financial Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) SAP Test Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Programmer
8 1 (3.85%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) XML
2 6 (23.08%) .NET
2 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 4 (15.38%) jQuery
4 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (11.54%) CSS
4 3 (11.54%) HTML
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.69%) Velocity
5 2 (7.69%) ADO.NET
6 1 (3.85%) HTML5
6 1 (3.85%) CSS3
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) DTV
2 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (26.92%) Content Management
3 6 (23.08%) CRM
3 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
3 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
4 5 (19.23%) V-Model
4 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
4 5 (19.23%) MVC
4 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (15.38%) Validation
5 4 (15.38%) Project Management
5 4 (15.38%) Test Management
6 3 (11.54%) Performance Improvement
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.54%) TDD
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (11.54%) Migration
6 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
6 3 (11.54%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) C#
2 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) SAP
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 4 (15.38%) Business Objects
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (7.69%) StreamServe
5 1 (3.85%) Sitecore