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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 19 32 28
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Contract jobs citing CMS 11 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 4.38% 0.96% 1.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 27.50% 9.38% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Average daily rate £400 £286 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.73% -30.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.58 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+62.18% +25.10%
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 Slough region.

Application Platforms Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
40 32 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 15.94% 10.26% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 14
Average daily rate £375 £358 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% -4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 12 February 2016, 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 8 (57.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 7 (50.00%) hybris
2 7 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) J2EE
2 7 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Retail
4 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
4 5 (35.71%) Migration
4 5 (35.71%) Technical Analysis
4 5 (35.71%) OO
5 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 4 (28.57%) Umbraco
5 4 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (21.43%) Open Source
6 3 (21.43%) Apache
6 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
6 3 (21.43%) OOD
6 3 (21.43%) Adobe
6 3 (21.43%) Internet
7 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
7 2 (14.29%) B2C
7 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 2 (14.29%) Ant
7 2 (14.29%) OOP
7 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 2 (14.29%) Spring
8 1 (7.14%) JSR 170
8 1 (7.14%) Content Management
8 1 (7.14%) Finance

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 8 (57.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Umbraco
3 3 (21.43%) Apache
3 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Ant
1 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (35.71%) Retail
1 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 4 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Developer
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Umbraco Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Hybris Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Hybris Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Hybris Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) J2EE
2 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (7.14%) JSR 170
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware
4 1 (7.14%) OSGi
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Migration
3 5 (35.71%) OO
3 5 (35.71%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) OOD
4 3 (21.43%) Open Source
5 2 (14.29%) B2C
5 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) OOP
6 1 (7.14%) Content Management
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) hybris
2 3 (21.43%) Adobe