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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 44 65 80
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +15
Contract jobs citing CMS 20 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.29% 1.19% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.93% 6.32% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 3
Average daily rate
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£335 £313 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.20% -30.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +18.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.30 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-36.92% +8.33%
CMS
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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 Reading region.

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
183 190 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.91% 18.91% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 87 75
Average daily rate £388 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £306 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £495 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 10
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £8.11 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £23.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 (47.62%) HTML
2 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 15 (35.71%) Content Management
2 15 (35.71%) HTML5
3 13 (30.95%) jQuery
4 11 (26.19%) CSS
4 11 (26.19%) XML
4 11 (26.19%) Project Management
4 11 (26.19%) Publishing
5 9 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 9 (21.43%) C#
5 9 (21.43%) QA
6 8 (19.05%) JSON
6 8 (19.05%) Open Source
6 8 (19.05%) .NET
6 8 (19.05%) CSS3
7 7 (16.67%) Degree
7 7 (16.67%) Java
7 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 7 (16.67%) MVC
7 7 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (16.67%) Sitecore
7 7 (16.67%) Time Management
8 6 (14.29%) Web Development
8 6 (14.29%) Subversion
8 6 (14.29%) Ajax
8 6 (14.29%) Games
8 6 (14.29%) Photoshop
9 5 (11.90%) MS Office

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.76%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.38%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) WordPress
4 1 (2.38%) Alfresco
4 1 (2.38%) DNN
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 5 (11.90%) MS Office
3 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Pentaho
1 2 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Subversion
2 5 (11.90%) Grunt
3 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 3 (7.14%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (7.14%) JIRA
3 3 (7.14%) Selenium
3 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.38%) Xcode
General
1 11 (26.19%) Publishing
2 6 (14.29%) Games
3 5 (11.90%) Marketing
4 3 (7.14%) Finance
4 3 (7.14%) Danish Language
4 3 (7.14%) Dutch Language
4 3 (7.14%) Italian Language
4 3 (7.14%) Japanese Language
4 3 (7.14%) Korean Language
4 3 (7.14%) Portuguese Language
4 3 (7.14%) Spanish Language
4 3 (7.14%) Swedish Language
5 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.38%) Automotive
5 1 (2.38%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.38%) German Language
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Developer
2 6 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
3 5 (11.90%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Sitecore Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.14%) QA Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Web Producer
5 3 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Mobile Web Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Web Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) HTML
2 15 (35.71%) HTML5
3 13 (30.95%) jQuery
4 11 (26.19%) CSS
4 11 (26.19%) XML
5 8 (19.05%) JSON
5 8 (19.05%) .NET
5 8 (19.05%) CSS3
6 6 (14.29%) Ajax
7 5 (11.90%) XHTML
7 5 (11.90%) Sass
8 4 (9.52%) Spring
8 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
8 4 (9.52%) JSP
9 3 (7.14%) Struts
9 3 (7.14%) Web Services
9 3 (7.14%) WCF
9 3 (7.14%) Struts2
9 3 (7.14%) WebCenter
9 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Open Source
2 4 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.14%) W3C
3 3 (7.14%) Smartphone
3 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.76%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.76%) New Media
4 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.38%) Copywriting
5 1 (2.38%) Social Media
5 1 (2.38%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
1 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
2 2 (4.76%) Android
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Content Management
2 11 (26.19%) Project Management
3 9 (21.43%) Risk Management
4 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (16.67%) MVC
4 7 (16.67%) Time Management
5 6 (14.29%) Web Development
6 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.90%) Analytics
7 3 (7.14%) DSDM
7 3 (7.14%) Scrum
7 3 (7.14%) Web Analytics
7 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Web Application Development
8 2 (4.76%) Android Development
8 2 (4.76%) iOS Development
8 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.76%) Document Management
8 2 (4.76%) OO
9 1 (2.38%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 9 (21.43%) C#
3 7 (16.67%) Java
4 5 (11.90%) SQL
5 3 (7.14%) Perl
6 1 (2.38%) PHP
6 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.38%) VBScript
6 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.38%) ActionScript
6 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.38%) Lua
6 1 (2.38%) XPath
6 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) ISEB
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 7 (16.67%) Sitecore
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle
3 4 (9.52%) Adobe
4 3 (7.14%) Open Text
4 3 (7.14%) Sencha
5 1 (2.38%) Lotus
5 1 (2.38%) Alterian
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