The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 43 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +4
Contract jobs citing CMS 5 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.48% 4.31% 3.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.95% 21.95% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Average daily rate
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£219 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £356 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £480 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £314 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.52 £12.65 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+204.50% -42.50%
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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 Oxford region.

Application Platforms Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
101 41 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 29.97% 19.62% 29.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 19 46
Average daily rate £413 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £294 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £11.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% -53.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 15 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 8 (29.63%) Migration
2 8 (29.63%) Business Continuity
2 8 (29.63%) Business Analysis
2 8 (29.63%) CSS
3 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 6 (22.22%) HTML
4 6 (22.22%) Content Management
4 6 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (22.22%) Sitecore
5 5 (18.52%) Time Management
5 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
5 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (18.52%) PHP
6 4 (14.81%) CRM
6 4 (14.81%) WAN
6 4 (14.81%) .NET
6 4 (14.81%) MySQL
6 4 (14.81%) Web Services
6 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.81%) Business Process Mapping
6 4 (14.81%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (14.81%) JSON
6 4 (14.81%) Drupal
6 4 (14.81%) jQuery
6 4 (14.81%) Social Media
7 3 (11.11%) CSS3
7 3 (11.11%) SaaS
7 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
7 3 (11.11%) Umbraco

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (14.81%) Drupal
3 3 (11.11%) Umbraco
4 2 (7.41%) Zimbra
5 1 (3.70%) Apache
5 1 (3.70%) Alfresco
5 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
1 2 (7.41%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.70%) InDesign
2 1 (3.70%) CINEMA 4D
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) WAN
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Jasmine
2 2 (7.41%) Grunt
2 2 (7.41%) Bower
2 2 (7.41%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Publishing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Business Analyst
1 14 (51.85%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.70%) LAMP Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Web Editor
5 1 (3.70%) Web Content Editor
5 1 (3.70%) Content Editor
5 1 (3.70%) Data Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) CSS
2 6 (22.22%) HTML
3 4 (14.81%) .NET
3 4 (14.81%) Web Services
3 4 (14.81%) JSON
3 4 (14.81%) jQuery
4 3 (11.11%) CSS3
4 3 (11.11%) XML
4 3 (11.11%) LAMP
5 2 (7.41%) Ajax
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
5 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (7.41%) RESTful
5 2 (7.41%) HTML5
5 2 (7.41%) WCF
6 1 (3.70%) Dojo
6 1 (3.70%) Sass
6 1 (3.70%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) Performance Metrics
2 4 (14.81%) Social Media
3 3 (11.11%) User Experience
4 2 (7.41%) Google Search Appliance
4 2 (7.41%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
1 1 (3.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 8 (29.63%) Migration
2 8 (29.63%) Business Continuity
2 8 (29.63%) Business Analysis
3 6 (22.22%) Content Management
4 5 (18.52%) Time Management
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.81%) CRM
5 4 (14.81%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (7.41%) CRUD
6 2 (7.41%) OO PHP
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) OO
6 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.41%) B2B
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Workflow
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
2 5 (18.52%) PHP
3 3 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) Perl
4 2 (7.41%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) PHP5
5 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
1 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Sitecore
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe
2 2 (7.41%) Google