The table below looks at the statistics for OpenCms skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenCms over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenCms
Rank 605 570 589
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +19
Contract jobs citing OpenCms 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.008% 0.007%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.010% 0.043% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
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£450 £208 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.86% -36.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £208 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10222 9225 10228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.68% 17.47% 17.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6147 5459 5730
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 409 371 503
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.70 £38.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

OpenCms
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OpenCms Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenCms
Daily Rate Trend

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

OpenCms Daily Rate Trend in the UK

OpenCms
Hourly Rate Trend

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

OpenCms Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

OpenCms
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing OpenCms 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 OpenCms.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) FreeMarker
2 2 (66.67%) GWT
2 2 (66.67%) Ant
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) FatWire
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Liferay
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

OpenCms
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing OpenCms 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 OpenCms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Liferay
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe CQ
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (66.67%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) FreeMarker
1 2 (66.67%) GWT
1 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) FatWire