The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 33 36 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing CMS 2 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.74% 0.36% 4.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.67% 2.17% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 9
Average daily rate
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£270 £265 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% -25.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £265 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £265 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £15.65 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+75.71% -13.05%
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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 Slough region.

Application Platforms Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
30 46 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 11.11% 16.67% 26.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 41
Average daily rate £350 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £249 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £380 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Slough

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Sass
2 2 (40.00%) OO PHP
2 2 (40.00%) ExpressionEngine
2 2 (40.00%) WordPress
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) Drupal
2 2 (40.00%) PHP5
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) B2B
2 2 (40.00%) B2C
2 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (40.00%) LAMP
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 2 (40.00%) Drupal
1 2 (40.00%) WordPress
1 2 (40.00%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Web Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 2 (40.00%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) Sass
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) LAMP
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) B2B
1 2 (40.00%) B2C
1 2 (40.00%) OOP
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (40.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) PHP5
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) FatWire