The first table below looks at the demand for Content Management 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 Content Management over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Processes & Methodologies 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management
Rank 57 59 82
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +23
Contract jobs citing Content Management 9 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.02% 0.86% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.23% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £288 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -32.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £301 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.15% -7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
608 652 836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 68.70% 70.41% 68.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 281 308
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £224 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 8
Average hourly rate £18.00 £30.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.98% +110.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £22.85 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £37.50 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Content Management
Berkshire

Content Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Content Management across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Content Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Content Management
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Content Management across the Reading region.

Content Management Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Content Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Content Management across the Reading region.

Content Management Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Content Management 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 Content Management.

1 18 (69.23%) CMS
2 13 (50.00%) Publishing
3 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 11 (42.31%) HTML
4 8 (30.77%) XML
4 8 (30.77%) Time Management
5 7 (26.92%) HTML5
5 7 (26.92%) Ajax
5 7 (26.92%) Degree
5 7 (26.92%) QA
5 7 (26.92%) CSS
5 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
6 6 (23.08%) Web Services
6 6 (23.08%) Photoshop
6 6 (23.08%) Games
6 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (23.08%) jQuery
6 6 (23.08%) Web Development
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
7 5 (19.23%) Project Management
7 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
7 5 (19.23%) MS Office
7 5 (19.23%) OO
7 5 (19.23%) C#
8 4 (15.38%) XSLT
8 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
8 4 (15.38%) Struts
8 4 (15.38%) Java
8 4 (15.38%) .NET
8 4 (15.38%) Oracle

Content Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Content Management 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 Content Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (69.23%) CMS
2 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
3 3 (11.54%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (11.54%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.85%) DNN
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Photoshop
2 5 (19.23%) MS Office
3 3 (11.54%) InfoPath
3 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.85%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Subversion
1 3 (11.54%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.85%) PhoneGap
3 1 (3.85%) Xcode
3 1 (3.85%) Ant
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (50.00%) Publishing
2 6 (23.08%) Games
3 3 (11.54%) Danish Language
3 3 (11.54%) Dutch Language
3 3 (11.54%) Italian Language
3 3 (11.54%) Japanese Language
3 3 (11.54%) Korean Language
3 3 (11.54%) Portuguese Language
3 3 (11.54%) Spanish Language
3 3 (11.54%) Swedish Language
3 3 (11.54%) Marketing
4 2 (7.69%) Finance
5 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (11.54%) Mobile Web Developer
2 3 (11.54%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 3 (11.54%) Mobile Developer
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint Developer
2 3 (11.54%) Web Producer
2 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Architect
3 2 (7.69%) Web Editor
4 1 (3.85%) Designer
4 1 (3.85%) Web Content Editor
4 1 (3.85%) Content Editor
4 1 (3.85%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Web Designer
4 1 (3.85%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) HTML
2 8 (30.77%) XML
3 7 (26.92%) HTML5
3 7 (26.92%) Ajax
3 7 (26.92%) CSS
4 6 (23.08%) Web Services
4 6 (23.08%) jQuery
5 4 (15.38%) XSLT
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 4 (15.38%) Struts
5 4 (15.38%) .NET
5 4 (15.38%) Spring
5 4 (15.38%) JSON
5 4 (15.38%) Struts2
5 4 (15.38%) CSS3
5 4 (15.38%) Sencha Touch
6 3 (11.54%) CAML
6 3 (11.54%) WebCenter
6 3 (11.54%) WCF
6 3 (11.54%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Smartphone
2 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.54%) Graphic Design
2 3 (11.54%) W3C
3 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.69%) New Media
4 1 (3.85%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Android
2 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Time Management
2 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (23.08%) Web Development
3 5 (19.23%) Project Management
3 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
3 5 (19.23%) OO
4 4 (15.38%) Workflow
4 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
5 3 (11.54%) Analytics
5 3 (11.54%) Web Analytics
5 3 (11.54%) Web Design
5 3 (11.54%) UML
5 3 (11.54%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (7.69%) Android Development
6 2 (7.69%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.85%) Computer Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) Web Marketing
7 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
2 5 (19.23%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) Perl
5 2 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.85%) Lua
6 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.85%) VBScript
6 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.85%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) Sencha
3 3 (11.54%) Adobe
4 1 (3.85%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.85%) SAP
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