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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 23 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing CMS 20 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.67% 5.05% 0.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.28% 28.57% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 1
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£330 £228 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.05% -35.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.58 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.13% +18.75%
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
94 35 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 26.63% 17.68% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 20 18
Average daily rate £425 £295 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.06% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £465 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +54.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -0.96%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (41.67%) MySQL
1 15 (41.67%) CSS
2 13 (36.11%) HTML
2 13 (36.11%) Apache
3 12 (33.33%) PHP
4 11 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
4 11 (30.56%) Jenkins
5 10 (27.78%) CSS3
6 9 (25.00%) HTML5
6 9 (25.00%) Alfresco
6 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (25.00%) Publishing
7 8 (22.22%) Drupal
7 8 (22.22%) Content Management
7 8 (22.22%) JSON
7 8 (22.22%) RESTful
8 7 (19.44%) Puppet
8 7 (19.44%) Web Development
8 7 (19.44%) Migration
8 7 (19.44%) Workflow
8 7 (19.44%) UNIX
8 7 (19.44%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (19.44%) Scrum
8 7 (19.44%) Python
8 7 (19.44%) DevOps
9 6 (16.67%) Tomcat
9 6 (16.67%) XML
9 6 (16.67%) Java

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 13 (36.11%) Apache
2 9 (25.00%) Alfresco
3 8 (22.22%) Drupal
4 6 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 5 (13.89%) Umbraco
5 5 (13.89%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (13.89%) uWSGI
6 4 (11.11%) Zimbra
7 3 (8.33%) TeamSite
8 1 (2.78%) Joomla!
8 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) MySQL
2 7 (19.44%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
1 11 (30.56%) Jenkins
2 6 (16.67%) Maven
3 5 (13.89%) Subversion
4 2 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (5.56%) Grunt
4 2 (5.56%) Bower
4 2 (5.56%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 9 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Law
2 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Business Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 4 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (11.11%) CMS Developer
4 4 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Web Editor
5 3 (8.33%) Web Content Editor
5 3 (8.33%) Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) CSS
2 13 (36.11%) HTML
3 10 (27.78%) CSS3
4 9 (25.00%) HTML5
5 8 (22.22%) RESTful
5 8 (22.22%) JSON
6 6 (16.67%) EJB
6 6 (16.67%) SOAP
6 6 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 6 (16.67%) Spring
6 6 (16.67%) XML
6 6 (16.67%) EJB 3.0
7 5 (13.89%) Regular Expression
7 5 (13.89%) WSGI
7 5 (13.89%) ODBC
7 5 (13.89%) .NET
7 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
8 4 (11.11%) Web Services
8 4 (11.11%) Java EE
8 4 (11.11%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Google Search Appliance
2 2 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.78%) PMI
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (22.22%) Content Management
4 7 (19.44%) Workflow
4 7 (19.44%) Migration
4 7 (19.44%) Scrum
4 7 (19.44%) DevOps
4 7 (19.44%) Web Development
5 6 (16.67%) Process Management
6 5 (13.89%) User Stories
7 4 (11.11%) Web Application Development
7 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.11%) Business Continuity
7 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) Kanban
9 2 (5.56%) Product Management
9 2 (5.56%) BDD
9 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.56%) B2B
9 2 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) PHP
2 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (19.44%) Python
4 6 (16.67%) Java
5 5 (13.89%) C#
5 5 (13.89%) SQL
6 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ISEB
2 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) Sitecore
3 4 (11.11%) Google
4 3 (8.33%) Sencha
4 3 (8.33%) Interwoven
5 2 (5.56%) Adobe
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft