Period
to 21 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for CMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CMS over the 6 months to 21 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Content Management System (CMS)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 70 82
Rank change year-on-year -17 +12 +11
Contract jobs citing CMS 9 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.61% 1.59% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.63% 12.05% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 7
Reading median daily rate £425 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.93% +12.50% -7.69%
10th Percentile £261 £185 £235
90th Percentile £550 £484 £315
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £350 £420
% change year-on-year +21.43% -16.67% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Reading median hourly rate - - £30.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £35.75 £35.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +0.70% +18.33% +162.81%

CMS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 160 166 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 10.84% 13.24% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 104 104
Reading median daily rate £450 £388 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% -8.28% -0.59%
10th Percentile £263 £237 £251
90th Percentile £588 £536 £568
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 10
Reading median hourly rate - £17.50 £53.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -67.44% +65.38%
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.25
% change year-on-year - -2.04% -27.94%

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing CMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for CMS in Reading

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CMS in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in Reading

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in Reading over the 6 months to 21 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMS in Reading

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for CMS.

1 4 (44.44%) Content Management
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (11.11%) Ansible
4 1 (11.11%) Docker
4 1 (11.11%) Subversion
4 1 (11.11%) Publishing
4 1 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) QA

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) EPiServer
2 1 (11.11%) Kentico
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) G Suite
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Business IT Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum Master
2 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Umbraco Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Web Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Web Applications Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Web Applications Support
2 1 (11.11%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) CentOS
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Content Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (11.11%) CQRS
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Decision Tree
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
3 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Microservices
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (11.11%) Privileged Access Management
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Java 8
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) AirWatch
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) HP Fortify
1 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Okta
1 1 (11.11%) Sitecore
1 1 (11.11%) VMware