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 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 66 67 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -23
Contract jobs citing CMS 10 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.08% 0.57% 2.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.17% 2.87% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Average daily rate
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£145 £613 £141
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-76.32% +333.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £314 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +50.00%
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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
162 174 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.57% 19.93% 24.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 73 70
Average daily rate £344 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £224 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Average hourly rate £16.14 £15.35 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.14% +18.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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
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 April 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 23 (53.49%) HTML
2 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
2 17 (39.53%) CSS
2 17 (39.53%) jQuery
3 16 (37.21%) Content Management
4 15 (34.88%) MVC
4 15 (34.88%) Adobe
4 15 (34.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 14 (32.56%) .NET
6 13 (30.23%) C#
6 13 (30.23%) Kentico
7 12 (27.91%) HTML5
7 12 (27.91%) CSS3
8 11 (25.58%) OO
9 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
9 10 (23.26%) Scrum
10 9 (20.93%) TDD
10 9 (20.93%) NUnit
10 9 (20.93%) Automated Testing
10 9 (20.93%) WCF
10 9 (20.93%) W3C
10 9 (20.93%) OOD
10 9 (20.93%) SOA
10 9 (20.93%) Sass
10 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (20.93%) Backbone.js
10 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (18.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (18.60%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (18.60%) SharePoint

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (34.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 13 (30.23%) Kentico
3 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.65%) Umbraco
4 2 (4.65%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) NUnit
1 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (18.60%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.33%) Grunt
General
1 2 (4.65%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (67.44%) Developer
2 10 (23.26%) .NET Developer
3 9 (20.93%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (13.95%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (11.63%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Release Manager
7 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Project Manager
8 1 (2.33%) CMS Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Digital Project Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Copywriter
8 1 (2.33%) Web Editor
8 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (53.49%) HTML
2 17 (39.53%) CSS
2 17 (39.53%) jQuery
3 14 (32.56%) .NET
4 12 (27.91%) HTML5
4 12 (27.91%) CSS3
5 9 (20.93%) WCF
5 9 (20.93%) Sass
5 9 (20.93%) Backbone.js
5 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 8 (18.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
8 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.65%) Yii
8 2 (4.65%) LAMP
9 1 (2.33%) XHTML
9 1 (2.33%) Symfony
9 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.33%) JSON
9 1 (2.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) W3C
2 6 (13.95%) BBC
3 2 (4.65%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) Blog
4 1 (2.33%) Social Media
4 1 (2.33%) Open Source
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Content Management
2 15 (34.88%) MVC
3 11 (25.58%) OO
4 10 (23.26%) Scrum
5 9 (20.93%) TDD
5 9 (20.93%) Automated Testing
5 9 (20.93%) OOD
5 9 (20.93%) SOA
6 8 (18.60%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (18.60%) OOP
6 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.98%) Change Management
7 3 (6.98%) Change Control
7 3 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.65%) OO PHP
8 2 (4.65%) DevOps
9 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.33%) SEO
9 1 (2.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
2 13 (30.23%) C#
3 5 (11.63%) PHP
4 4 (9.30%) SQL
5 2 (4.65%) PHP5
5 2 (4.65%) Java
6 1 (2.33%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Adobe
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Zend