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 24 July 2016 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 54 50 55
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing CMS 12 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.47% 2.28% 1.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.89% 13.91% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 11
Median daily rate £300 £413 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +23.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £261 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £473 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.92% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £40.15 £17.38
% change year-on-year
-19.05% +131.07%
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
135 151 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 16.56% 16.40% 21.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 91 84
Median daily rate £400 £440 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +25.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 8
Median hourly rate £25.00 £14.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.49% -15.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.49
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.38%

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
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 24 July 2016.

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 24 July 2016, 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 14 (63.64%) HTML
2 12 (54.55%) Content Management
3 11 (50.00%) CSS
4 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
5 8 (36.36%) Marketing
6 6 (27.27%) Publishing
6 6 (27.27%) Adobe
6 6 (27.27%) XML
6 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (27.27%) User Experience
7 5 (22.73%) Web Development
7 5 (22.73%) Degree
7 5 (22.73%) QA
7 5 (22.73%) jQuery
7 5 (22.73%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (22.73%) Sitecore
8 4 (18.18%) HTML5
8 4 (18.18%) CSS3
8 4 (18.18%) WordPress
8 4 (18.18%) PHP
8 4 (18.18%) .NET
8 4 (18.18%) Project Management
8 4 (18.18%) TeamSite
8 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
8 4 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (18.18%) Infographics
9 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
9 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (13.64%) Digital Media

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 5 (22.73%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (18.18%) WordPress
3 3 (13.64%) Drupal
3 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
4 2 (9.09%) Umbraco
5 1 (4.55%) Joomla!
5 1 (4.55%) MODX
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) GitHub
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) JUnit
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (36.36%) Marketing
2 6 (27.27%) Publishing
3 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
5 1 (4.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Web Editor
2 4 (18.18%) Web Producer
3 3 (13.64%) Content Manager
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Content Editor
4 2 (9.09%) Designer
4 2 (9.09%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Graphic Designer
4 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Web Content Editor
4 2 (9.09%) Web Content Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Web Designer
4 2 (9.09%) Web Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) HTML
2 11 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (27.27%) XML
4 5 (22.73%) jQuery
5 4 (18.18%) .NET
5 4 (18.18%) CSS3
5 4 (18.18%) HTML5
6 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
8 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (4.55%) Java EE
8 1 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (4.55%) WCF
8 1 (4.55%) Web Services
8 1 (4.55%) WebCenter
8 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) User Experience
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Digital Media
3 2 (9.09%) Animation
3 2 (9.09%) Graphic Design
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.09%) Smart Meter
3 2 (9.09%) Video Editing
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Unix
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Content Management
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (22.73%) Web Development
4 4 (18.18%) Infographics
4 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 3 (13.64%) Web Design
6 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 2 (9.09%) Change Management
6 2 (9.09%) Digital Signal Processing
6 2 (9.09%) Document Management
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL
6 2 (9.09%) Logistics
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.09%) Quality Management
6 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.09%) Service Design
6 2 (9.09%) Signal Processing
6 2 (9.09%) Web Analytics
6 2 (9.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) PHP
3 3 (13.64%) C#
3 3 (13.64%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) CITP
2 2 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 2 (9.09%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
2 2 (9.09%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.55%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Adobe
2 5 (22.73%) Sitecore
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle
4 2 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (4.55%) ATG
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) Endeca
5 1 (4.55%) ForgeRock
5 1 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) Pega
5 1 (4.55%) VMware