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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 57 74 67
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Contract jobs citing CMS 14 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.55% 1.36% 1.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.40% 5.64% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 5
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £200 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £350 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £298 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.24% -0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.29 £11.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+41.65% -42.50%
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
149 266 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 16.46% 24.12% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 155 59
Average daily rate £450 £375 £359
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £12.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% -43.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £12.16 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £25.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, 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 23 (62.16%) JavaScript
2 22 (59.46%) HTML
3 17 (45.95%) CSS
3 17 (45.95%) jQuery
4 13 (35.14%) HTML5
5 12 (32.43%) .NET
5 12 (32.43%) C#
6 11 (29.73%) CSS3
7 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
7 10 (27.03%) XML
8 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
8 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
8 9 (24.32%) Sitecore CMS
8 9 (24.32%) Sitecore
9 8 (21.62%) User Experience
9 8 (21.62%) MVC
9 8 (21.62%) Web Development
10 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (16.22%) Content Management
11 6 (16.22%) Degree
11 6 (16.22%) Marketing
11 6 (16.22%) QA
11 6 (16.22%) Photoshop
11 6 (16.22%) Digital Media
11 6 (16.22%) Grunt
12 5 (13.51%) Sass
12 5 (13.51%) PHP
12 5 (13.51%) SQL
12 5 (13.51%) Drupal
12 5 (13.51%) Subversion

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 9 (24.32%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (13.51%) Drupal
3 4 (10.81%) WordPress
4 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (5.41%) Umbraco
6 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.70%) Sitefinity
6 1 (2.70%) Liferay
6 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.70%) Apache
6 1 (2.70%) IIS
6 1 (2.70%) Alfresco
6 1 (2.70%) DNN
6 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Photoshop
2 4 (10.81%) MS Office
3 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
4 2 (5.41%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Tridion
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
1 1 (2.70%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Grunt
2 5 (13.51%) Subversion
3 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.11%) Selenium
3 3 (8.11%) JIRA
4 2 (5.41%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.70%) Firebug
General
1 6 (16.22%) Marketing
2 4 (10.81%) Publishing
3 3 (8.11%) Games
4 2 (5.41%) Danish Language
4 2 (5.41%) Dutch Language
4 2 (5.41%) Italian Language
4 2 (5.41%) Japanese Language
4 2 (5.41%) Korean Language
4 2 (5.41%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (5.41%) Spanish Language
4 2 (5.41%) Swedish Language
5 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.70%) Finance
5 1 (2.70%) Automotive
5 1 (2.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Developer
2 5 (13.51%) Web Developer
2 5 (13.51%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Sitecore Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) QA Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
4 3 (8.11%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Web Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) PHP Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Web Producer
5 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Games Producer
5 2 (5.41%) WordPress Developer
5 2 (5.41%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (59.46%) HTML
2 17 (45.95%) CSS
2 17 (45.95%) jQuery
3 13 (35.14%) HTML5
4 12 (32.43%) .NET
5 11 (29.73%) CSS3
6 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
6 10 (27.03%) XML
7 5 (13.51%) Sass
8 4 (10.81%) Ajax
8 4 (10.81%) JSON
8 4 (10.81%) Web Services
8 4 (10.81%) XHTML
8 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (8.11%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (8.11%) JSP
9 3 (8.11%) WCF
10 2 (5.41%) WPF
10 2 (5.41%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) User Experience
2 6 (16.22%) Digital Media
3 4 (10.81%) Open Source
4 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.41%) Copywriting
5 2 (5.41%) W3C
6 1 (2.70%) Social Media
6 1 (2.70%) New Media
6 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.70%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Debian
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) MVC
1 8 (21.62%) Web Development
2 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.22%) Content Management
4 4 (10.81%) Project Management
4 4 (10.81%) Analytics
5 3 (8.11%) DSDM
5 3 (8.11%) Scrum
6 2 (5.41%) Information Management
6 2 (5.41%) Web Analytics
6 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Email Marketing
6 2 (5.41%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) B2B
6 2 (5.41%) B2C
6 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.41%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) JavaScript
2 12 (32.43%) C#
3 5 (13.51%) PHP
3 5 (13.51%) SQL
4 3 (8.11%) Java
5 2 (5.41%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.70%) PHP5
6 1 (2.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) ISEB
2 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
1 9 (24.32%) Sitecore
2 4 (10.81%) Adobe
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle
3 3 (8.11%) Open Text
4 1 (2.70%) Ektron
4 1 (2.70%) SendGrid
4 1 (2.70%) Lotus
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) Zend
4 1 (2.70%) Telerik
4 1 (2.70%) Alterian
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