The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 49 53 50
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing CMS 14 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.67% 1.84% 2.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.85% 8.21% 12.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 13
Average daily rate
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£405 £335 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.89% +21.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £325 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.15 £13.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+208.84% -49.01%
CMS
Berkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
129 207 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.38% 22.40% 19.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 90 75
Average daily rate £425 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £258 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 11
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -13.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Reading

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

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

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 25 (48.08%) HTML
2 23 (44.23%) CSS
3 22 (42.31%) .NET
4 21 (40.38%) JavaScript
5 20 (38.46%) jQuery
6 18 (34.62%) C#
7 14 (26.92%) Content Management
8 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET
9 12 (23.08%) ITIL
10 11 (21.15%) Windows
10 11 (21.15%) Web Services
10 11 (21.15%) Sitecore CMS
10 11 (21.15%) Sitecore
11 10 (19.23%) CRM
11 10 (19.23%) Scrum
12 9 (17.31%) Service Management
12 9 (17.31%) AngularJS
13 8 (15.38%) eTOM
13 8 (15.38%) Incident Management
14 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Azure
15 6 (11.54%) HTML5
15 6 (11.54%) MongoDB
15 6 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
15 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (11.54%) MSTest
15 6 (11.54%) Node.js
15 6 (11.54%) CSS3
15 6 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
15 6 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (21.15%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (11.54%) Node.js
3 4 (7.69%) Umbraco
4 3 (5.77%) WordPress
4 3 (5.77%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.85%) Drupal
5 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.92%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.92%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.77%) Google Analytics
3 2 (3.85%) Office 365
4 1 (1.92%) SaaS
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Intranet
2 2 (3.85%) SSH
2 2 (3.85%) RIP
2 2 (3.85%) SNMP
2 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.85%) VPN
2 2 (3.85%) MPLS
2 2 (3.85%) OSPF
2 2 (3.85%) BGP
2 2 (3.85%) DOCSIS
2 2 (3.85%) Telnet
3 1 (1.92%) 2G
3 1 (1.92%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.92%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 6 (11.54%) MongoDB
1 6 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.85%) MySQL
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.92%) Star Schema
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) NUnit
1 6 (11.54%) Selenium
1 6 (11.54%) MSTest
2 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.92%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.92%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.77%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Multimedia
2 3 (5.77%) Marketing
3 2 (3.85%) Publishing
3 2 (3.85%) Games
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) French Language
4 1 (1.92%) German Language
4 1 (1.92%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.92%) Japanese Language
4 1 (1.92%) Korean Language
4 1 (1.92%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 26 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (19.23%) Web Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Service Desk Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) Sitecore Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Front-End Web Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Designer
7 3 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.85%) ServiceNow Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) PHP Developer
9 1 (1.92%) Senior Test Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) CRM Project Manager
9 1 (1.92%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (48.08%) HTML
2 23 (44.23%) CSS
3 22 (42.31%) .NET
4 20 (38.46%) jQuery
5 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 11 (21.15%) Web Services
7 9 (17.31%) AngularJS
8 6 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (11.54%) HTML5
8 6 (11.54%) CSS3
8 6 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (7.69%) XML
10 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
10 3 (5.77%) Entity Framework
10 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (3.85%) RESTful
11 2 (3.85%) WPF
11 2 (3.85%) WF
11 2 (3.85%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) User Experience
2 3 (5.77%) CMDB
3 2 (3.85%) Video on Demand
3 2 (3.85%) MPEG
3 2 (3.85%) DTV
3 2 (3.85%) Streaming Video
3 2 (3.85%) STB
3 2 (3.85%) IPTV
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) W3C
4 1 (1.92%) Social Media
4 1 (1.92%) Copywriting
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) Content Management
2 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (23.08%) ITIL
4 10 (19.23%) CRM
4 10 (19.23%) Scrum
5 9 (17.31%) Service Management
6 8 (15.38%) eTOM
6 8 (15.38%) Incident Management
7 6 (11.54%) Automated Testing
8 5 (9.62%) MVC
8 5 (9.62%) Analytics
8 5 (9.62%) SDLC
9 4 (7.69%) Workflow
10 3 (5.77%) ITSM
10 3 (5.77%) TDD
11 2 (3.85%) Asset Management
11 2 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
11 2 (3.85%) Knowledge Management
11 2 (3.85%) Email Marketing
11 2 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 21 (40.38%) JavaScript
2 18 (34.62%) C#
3 4 (7.69%) Java
3 4 (7.69%) SQL
4 3 (5.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Sitecore
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Adobe
2 4 (7.69%) Google
3 3 (5.77%) Huawei
3 3 (5.77%) BMC
4 2 (3.85%) CA
4 2 (3.85%) Apple
4 2 (3.85%) Remedy
4 2 (3.85%) OpenText
4 2 (3.85%) RedDot
4 2 (3.85%) HP
4 2 (3.85%) Tektronix
4 2 (3.85%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.92%) Zend