The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Reading region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 52 59 82
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +23
Contract jobs citing CMS 15 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.70% 1.83% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.29% 10.24% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 4
Average daily rate
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£355 £400 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% -12.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £218 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £550 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +29.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.65 £22.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-42.50% +22.22%
Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
181 166 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.54% 17.91% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 68 75
Average daily rate £350 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 5
Average hourly rate £17.75 £14.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.41% -58.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
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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
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 31 July 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 20 (48.78%) HTML
2 18 (43.90%) Content Management
3 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
4 14 (34.15%) HTML5
5 13 (31.71%) Publishing
5 13 (31.71%) jQuery
6 12 (29.27%) XML
6 12 (29.27%) Project Management
6 12 (29.27%) CSS
7 10 (24.39%) C#
7 10 (24.39%) .NET
8 9 (21.95%) MVC
8 9 (21.95%) Risk Management
9 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
9 8 (19.51%) Java
9 8 (19.51%) Time Management
9 8 (19.51%) Ajax
10 7 (17.07%) Web Development
10 7 (17.07%) Degree
10 7 (17.07%) JSON
10 7 (17.07%) QA
10 7 (17.07%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (17.07%) Sitecore
10 7 (17.07%) Photoshop
10 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (17.07%) CSS3
11 6 (14.63%) Games
11 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
11 6 (14.63%) MS Office
11 6 (14.63%) Open Source

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (17.07%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (7.32%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.44%) DNN
3 1 (2.44%) Alfresco
3 1 (2.44%) WordPress
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Photoshop
2 6 (14.63%) MS Office
3 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.44%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) NFC
2 1 (2.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) MySQL
1 2 (4.88%) Pentaho
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Subversion
2 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.32%) JIRA
3 3 (7.32%) Selenium
3 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.32%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.32%) Grunt
4 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.44%) Xcode
5 1 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.44%) PhoneGap
General
1 13 (31.71%) Publishing
2 6 (14.63%) Games
3 5 (12.20%) Marketing
4 3 (7.32%) Danish Language
4 3 (7.32%) Dutch Language
4 3 (7.32%) Finance
4 3 (7.32%) Italian Language
4 3 (7.32%) Japanese Language
4 3 (7.32%) Korean Language
4 3 (7.32%) Portuguese Language
4 3 (7.32%) Spanish Language
4 3 (7.32%) Swedish Language
5 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.44%) Automotive
5 1 (2.44%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.44%) German Language
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Developer
2 6 (14.63%) Web Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
3 4 (9.76%) Sitecore Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Mobile Web Developer
4 3 (7.32%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (7.32%) C# Web Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Web Producer
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
4 3 (7.32%) C# Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Website Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Applications Developer
5 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Web Editor
6 1 (2.44%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (48.78%) HTML
2 14 (34.15%) HTML5
3 13 (31.71%) jQuery
4 12 (29.27%) CSS
4 12 (29.27%) XML
5 10 (24.39%) .NET
6 8 (19.51%) Ajax
7 7 (17.07%) JSON
7 7 (17.07%) CSS3
8 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
9 5 (12.20%) Spring
10 4 (9.76%) XHTML
10 4 (9.76%) Struts2
10 4 (9.76%) JSP
10 4 (9.76%) Struts
10 4 (9.76%) Sencha Touch
11 3 (7.32%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (7.32%) Sass
11 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (7.32%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Open Source
2 4 (9.76%) Smartphone
2 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.32%) W3C
4 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.88%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.88%) New Media
5 1 (2.44%) Social Media
5 1 (2.44%) Copywriting
5 1 (2.44%) Xbox
5 1 (2.44%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
1 3 (7.32%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
2 2 (4.88%) Android
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Content Management
2 12 (29.27%) Project Management
3 9 (21.95%) MVC
3 9 (21.95%) Risk Management
4 8 (19.51%) Time Management
5 7 (17.07%) Web Development
5 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.20%) Analytics
7 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Web Application Development
8 3 (7.32%) Web Analytics
8 3 (7.32%) Scrum
8 3 (7.32%) DSDM
9 2 (4.88%) OO
9 2 (4.88%) Document Management
9 2 (4.88%) Android Development
9 2 (4.88%) iOS Development
10 1 (2.44%) Business Analytics
10 1 (2.44%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
2 10 (24.39%) C#
3 8 (19.51%) Java
4 5 (12.20%) SQL
5 3 (7.32%) Perl
6 1 (2.44%) PHP
6 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.44%) VBScript
6 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.44%) ActionScript
6 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.44%) Lua
6 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) Sitecore
3 4 (9.76%) Sencha
3 4 (9.76%) Adobe
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle
4 3 (7.32%) Open Text
5 1 (2.44%) Lotus
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