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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 26 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing CMS 20 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.28% 4.94% 4.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.80% 42.86% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £175 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -57.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £160 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £320 £670
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.58 £22.06 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+70.36% +47.03%
CMS
Oxfordshire

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 28 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 26.65% 11.52% 25.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 19 45
Average daily rate £410 £260 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.69% -11.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £175 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £400 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.09 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.39% -50.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 (39.47%) E-Commerce
2 12 (31.58%) PHP
3 11 (28.95%) Migration
3 11 (28.95%) Sitecore CMS
3 11 (28.95%) Sitecore
4 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (23.68%) .NET
4 9 (23.68%) MySQL
5 8 (21.05%) CSS
5 8 (21.05%) Content Management
5 8 (21.05%) Business Analysis
5 8 (21.05%) Business Continuity
5 8 (21.05%) Umbraco
6 7 (18.42%) Drupal
6 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
6 7 (18.42%) Puppet
6 7 (18.42%) DevOps
6 7 (18.42%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (18.42%) Web Services
6 7 (18.42%) UNIX
6 7 (18.42%) Apache
6 7 (18.42%) Python
6 7 (18.42%) C#
6 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
6 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
7 6 (15.79%) HTML
7 6 (15.79%) SQL
7 6 (15.79%) Google
7 6 (15.79%) Degree
7 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 11 (28.95%) Sitecore CMS
2 8 (21.05%) Umbraco
3 7 (18.42%) Drupal
3 7 (18.42%) Apache
4 6 (15.79%) Zimbra
5 5 (13.16%) uWSGI
6 1 (2.63%) Alfresco
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) WAN
2 2 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) MySQL
2 7 (18.42%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.16%) Subversion
3 2 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (5.26%) Jasmine
3 2 (5.26%) Grunt
3 2 (5.26%) Bower
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Publishing
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Business Analyst
1 14 (36.84%) Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) Developer
3 7 (18.42%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Senior Developer
4 6 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
4 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (10.53%) CMS Developer
5 4 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Web Editor
6 3 (7.89%) Web Content Editor
6 3 (7.89%) Content Editor
7 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) .NET
2 8 (21.05%) CSS
3 7 (18.42%) Web Services
3 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
4 6 (15.79%) HTML
4 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (13.16%) Regular Expression
5 5 (13.16%) WSGI
5 5 (13.16%) ODBC
6 4 (10.53%) Django
7 3 (7.89%) jQuery
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.26%) JSON
8 2 (5.26%) WCF
8 2 (5.26%) Ajax
8 2 (5.26%) LAMP
8 2 (5.26%) RESTful
8 2 (5.26%) CSS3
8 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.63%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Google Search Appliance
2 4 (10.53%) Social Media
2 4 (10.53%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (5.26%) Digital Media
3 2 (5.26%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) E-Commerce
2 11 (28.95%) Migration
3 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.05%) Content Management
4 8 (21.05%) Business Analysis
4 8 (21.05%) Business Continuity
5 7 (18.42%) DevOps
6 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.16%) Time Management
6 5 (13.16%) Web Development
6 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.53%) CRM
7 4 (10.53%) Business Process Mapping
7 4 (10.53%) Web Application Development
8 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
9 2 (5.26%) B2B
9 2 (5.26%) Project Management
9 2 (5.26%) Scrum
9 2 (5.26%) Workflow
9 2 (5.26%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) PHP
2 7 (18.42%) Python
2 7 (18.42%) C#
2 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.79%) SQL
4 4 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) ISEB
2 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Sitecore
2 6 (15.79%) Google
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Adobe
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Stott & May
Rate: From £150 to £225 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago