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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 66 64 62
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing CMS 6 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.70% 0.77% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.29% 4.52% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £313 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.80% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.52 £12.65 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+204.50% -43.14%
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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
140 155 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.22% 17.11% 14.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 80 48
Average daily rate £350 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £225 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Average hourly rate £16.14 £15.89 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.57% -12.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.26 £15.70 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.36 £18.75 £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £16.60 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+29.51% -14.87%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015, 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 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) BBC
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) .NET
3 5 (33.33%) CSS
3 5 (33.33%) Umbraco
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (26.67%) SEO
4 4 (26.67%) Content Management
5 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (13.33%) HTML5
6 2 (13.33%) jQuery
6 2 (13.33%) CSS3
6 2 (13.33%) WordPress
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) PHP
6 2 (13.33%) MySQL
6 2 (13.33%) Ajax
6 2 (13.33%) Marketing
6 2 (13.33%) Web Design
7 1 (6.67%) Retail
7 1 (6.67%) Finance
7 1 (6.67%) MVC
7 1 (6.67%) Web Development
7 1 (6.67%) Blog
7 1 (6.67%) Symfony
7 1 (6.67%) Zend
7 1 (6.67%) Drupal
7 1 (6.67%) Web Analytics

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 5 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 2 (13.33%) WordPress
3 1 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (6.67%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Web Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Umbraco Developer
4 1 (6.67%) AWS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Web Designer
4 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Editor
4 1 (6.67%) Copywriter
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (13.33%) Ajax
4 2 (13.33%) jQuery
4 2 (13.33%) HTML5
4 2 (13.33%) CSS3
5 1 (6.67%) Symfony
5 1 (6.67%) XML
5 1 (6.67%) XSL
5 1 (6.67%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) BBC
2 1 (6.67%) Blog
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Content Management
1 4 (26.67%) SEO
2 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (13.33%) Web Design
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Web Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Web Usability
4 1 (6.67%) Online Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Open Source
4 1 (6.67%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C#
1 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Apple
2 1 (6.67%) Zend
2 1 (6.67%) Sitecore
2 1 (6.67%) Ektron