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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 41 48 47
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing CMS 34 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.54% 2.55% 2.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.22% 11.98% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £335 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +34.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £182 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £375 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +36.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.15 £21.61 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+85.79% +39.41%
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
153 217 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.94% 21.30% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 121 69
Average daily rate £400 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £188 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 22
Average hourly rate £33.50 £15.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+123.33% -45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £9.10 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £17.50 £30.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.09 £18.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+11.62% -7.69%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015, 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 31 (60.78%) HTML
2 30 (58.82%) .NET
3 29 (56.86%) JavaScript
3 29 (56.86%) CSS
4 27 (52.94%) jQuery
5 26 (50.98%) C#
6 18 (35.29%) ASP.NET
7 17 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
7 17 (33.33%) Sitecore
8 14 (27.45%) Windows
8 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (25.49%) Content Management
9 13 (25.49%) SQL Server
10 12 (23.53%) Web Services
11 11 (21.57%) HTML5
11 11 (21.57%) CSS3
12 10 (19.61%) Scrum
13 9 (17.65%) MVC
13 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
14 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (11.76%) MSTest
15 6 (11.76%) MongoDB
15 6 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
15 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
15 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (11.76%) Node.js
15 6 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
15 6 (11.76%) NUnit
15 6 (11.76%) Automated Testing

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 17 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (11.76%) Node.js
3 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.84%) Umbraco
5 3 (5.88%) WordPress
5 3 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.92%) Drupal
7 1 (1.96%) IIS
7 1 (1.96%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.96%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.96%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.88%) Google Analytics
2 3 (5.88%) Office 365
3 1 (1.96%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Intranet
2 2 (3.92%) SSH
2 2 (3.92%) RIP
2 2 (3.92%) SNMP
2 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.92%) VPN
2 2 (3.92%) MPLS
2 2 (3.92%) OSPF
2 2 (3.92%) BGP
2 2 (3.92%) DOCSIS
2 2 (3.92%) Telnet
3 1 (1.96%) 2G
3 1 (1.96%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.96%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.49%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 6 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) MySQL
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.96%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) NUnit
1 6 (11.76%) Selenium
1 6 (11.76%) MSTest
2 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.96%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.96%) Subversion
4 1 (1.96%) Firebug
General
1 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
1 3 (5.88%) Marketing
2 2 (3.92%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.96%) Publishing
3 1 (1.96%) French Language
3 1 (1.96%) German Language
3 1 (1.96%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.96%) Japanese Language
3 1 (1.96%) Korean Language
3 1 (1.96%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (60.78%) Developer
2 10 (19.61%) Web Developer
3 8 (15.69%) Sitecore Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (9.80%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.84%) C# Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Service Desk Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.88%) SharePoint Specialist
7 3 (5.88%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Designer
8 2 (3.92%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) PHP Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Senior Test Engineer
9 1 (1.96%) Graphic Designer
9 1 (1.96%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (60.78%) HTML
2 30 (58.82%) .NET
3 29 (56.86%) CSS
4 27 (52.94%) jQuery
5 18 (35.29%) ASP.NET
6 12 (23.53%) Web Services
7 11 (21.57%) HTML5
7 11 (21.57%) CSS3
8 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
9 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (11.76%) XML
10 6 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
11 4 (7.84%) WPF
12 3 (5.88%) Entity Framework
13 2 (3.92%) RESTful
13 2 (3.92%) WF
13 2 (3.92%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) User Experience
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.92%) CMDB
2 2 (3.92%) Video on Demand
2 2 (3.92%) MPEG
2 2 (3.92%) DTV
2 2 (3.92%) Streaming Video
2 2 (3.92%) STB
2 2 (3.92%) IPTV
3 1 (1.96%) Taxonomies
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) W3C
3 1 (1.96%) Social Media
3 1 (1.96%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.49%) Content Management
3 10 (19.61%) Scrum
4 9 (17.65%) MVC
5 6 (11.76%) ITIL
5 6 (11.76%) Automated Testing
6 5 (9.80%) Web Development
6 5 (9.80%) CRM
6 5 (9.80%) Analytics
7 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.84%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.84%) Service Management
7 4 (7.84%) eTOM
8 3 (5.88%) TDD
8 3 (5.88%) Workflow
9 2 (3.92%) Validation
9 2 (3.92%) ITSM
9 2 (3.92%) OOP
9 2 (3.92%) OO
9 2 (3.92%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 29 (56.86%) JavaScript
2 26 (50.98%) C#
3 4 (7.84%) SQL
4 3 (5.88%) Java
4 3 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.84%) Adobe
3 4 (7.84%) Google
4 2 (3.92%) Tektronix
4 2 (3.92%) BMC
4 2 (3.92%) Apple
4 2 (3.92%) Remedy
4 2 (3.92%) OpenText
4 2 (3.92%) RedDot
5 1 (1.96%) Telerik
5 1 (1.96%) CA
5 1 (1.96%) HP
5 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.96%) Huawei
5 1 (1.96%) Zend
5 1 (1.96%) Ektron