The first table below looks at the demand for Content Management Server skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Content Management Server over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Application Platforms category.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Content Management Server (MCMS)
Rank 584 553 582
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +29
Contract jobs citing Content Management Server 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.006% 0.005%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.042% 0.036% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate £263 £330 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% -2.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £310 -
% change year-on-year
-15.32% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9616 8285 9912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.07% 17.34% 16.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5878 4675 5362
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 311 412 451
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £39.72 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%

Content Management Server
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Content Management Server within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Content Management Server Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Content Management Server
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Content Management Server within the UK.

Content Management Server Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Content Management Server
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Content Management Server within the UK.

Content Management Server Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Content Management Server
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Content Management Server within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -34 4 £263 -20.45% 1
South East - 2 - - 1
East of England - - - -
Guildford - - - - 1
London - - - -
Essex - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1

Content Management Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Content Management Server 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 Server.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Content Management
2 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) NUnit
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Velocity
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Product Management
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
3 4 (57.14%) Kentico
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (57.14%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Publishing
4 2 (28.57%) CMS
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (28.57%) Intranet
5 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking

Content Management Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Content Management Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) Kentico
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
1 5 (71.43%) NUnit
2 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Publishing
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) ScrumMaster
2 2 (28.57%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) Velocity
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Content Management
2 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Product Management
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) SOA
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle