The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 56 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing CMS 11 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.49% 1.63% 1.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.87% 10.27% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 7
Median daily rate £288 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £395 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £23.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-2.39% +58.62%

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
124 146 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 16.82% 15.85% 18.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 99 91
Median daily rate £400 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £274 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 3
Median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +182.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £21.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing CMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for CMS.

1 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) CSS
2 9 (52.94%) Adobe
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Marketing
3 8 (47.06%) Content Management
3 8 (47.06%) QA
3 8 (47.06%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (47.06%) User Experience
4 7 (41.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 7 (41.18%) TeamSite
4 7 (41.18%) Publishing
4 7 (41.18%) XML
5 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
5 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) .NET
7 3 (17.65%) MVC
7 3 (17.65%) Web Design
7 3 (17.65%) C#
7 3 (17.65%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (17.65%) Sitecore
7 3 (17.65%) Web Development
8 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.76%) Web Analytics
8 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (11.76%) Social Media
8 2 (11.76%) Animation
8 2 (11.76%) Video Editing

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (41.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (5.88%) Kentico
3 1 (5.88%) Umbraco
3 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JUnit
General
1 9 (52.94%) Marketing
2 7 (41.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Web Producer
2 5 (29.41%) Content Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Web Content Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Web Content Producer
3 4 (23.53%) Web Manager
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Designer
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Graphic Designer
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Web Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) CSS
3 7 (41.18%) XML
4 4 (23.53%) .NET
5 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.88%) Java EE
6 1 (5.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) User Experience
2 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.76%) Animation
3 2 (11.76%) Social Media
3 2 (11.76%) Video Editing
4 1 (5.88%) Graphic Design
4 1 (5.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Content Management
2 8 (47.06%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (17.65%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) Web Design
3 3 (17.65%) Web Development
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Infographics
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Web Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Wireframes
5 1 (5.88%) BDD
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (5.88%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (5.88%) OWASP
5 1 (5.88%) System Testing
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Adobe
2 3 (17.65%) Sitecore
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) ForgeRock
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Pega
4 1 (5.88%) PeopleSoft