The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 52 41 34
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Contract jobs citing CMS 17 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.32% 1.78% 3.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.14% 14.06% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 14
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£366 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £365 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £430 £685
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £11.90 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.15 £13.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+208.84% -49.01%
CMS
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
186 64 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 25.38% 12.67% 27.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 34 93
Average daily rate £400 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £163 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.30 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.60% -48.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £12.14 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £116.80 £25.60 £23.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -17.50%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -16 9 £328 -15.48% 3
Bicester 0 5 £375 -
CMS
South East

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 20 (46.51%) E-Commerce
2 12 (27.91%) Migration
2 12 (27.91%) CSS
3 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
3 11 (25.58%) PHP
3 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.58%) Content Management
3 11 (25.58%) Business Analysis
3 11 (25.58%) Drupal
4 10 (23.26%) HTML
5 9 (20.93%) MySQL
6 8 (18.60%) Web Services
6 8 (18.60%) Business Continuity
6 8 (18.60%) LAMP
7 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (16.28%) Project Management
7 7 (16.28%) PRINCE2
7 7 (16.28%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (16.28%) Sitecore
7 7 (16.28%) User Experience
8 6 (13.95%) Puppet
8 6 (13.95%) JSON
8 6 (13.95%) C#
8 6 (13.95%) Python
8 6 (13.95%) Linux
8 6 (13.95%) Apache
8 6 (13.95%) Performance Metrics
8 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
9 5 (11.63%) Scrum
9 5 (11.63%) Publishing

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (25.58%) Drupal
2 7 (16.28%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (13.95%) Apache
4 3 (6.98%) Umbraco
5 2 (4.65%) Alfresco
5 2 (4.65%) Zimbra
6 1 (2.33%) uWSGI
6 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.33%) InDesign
2 1 (2.33%) CINEMA 4D
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) WAN
2 2 (4.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) MySQL
2 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Subversion
2 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.65%) Jasmine
3 2 (4.65%) Grunt
3 2 (4.65%) Bower
3 2 (4.65%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (11.63%) Publishing
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Business Analyst
1 19 (44.19%) Analyst
2 11 (25.58%) Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.63%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 5 (11.63%) PHP Developer
4 5 (11.63%) LAMP Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Web Editor
6 2 (4.65%) Web Content Editor
6 2 (4.65%) Content Editor
6 2 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) CSS
2 10 (23.26%) HTML
3 8 (18.60%) LAMP
3 8 (18.60%) Web Services
4 6 (13.95%) JSON
5 5 (11.63%) Dojo
5 5 (11.63%) XML
5 5 (11.63%) XHTML
6 4 (9.30%) .NET
7 3 (6.98%) jQuery
8 2 (4.65%) RESTful
8 2 (4.65%) CSS3
8 2 (4.65%) WCF
8 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
8 2 (4.65%) Ajax
8 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (2.33%) ODBC
9 1 (2.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) User Experience
2 6 (13.95%) Performance Metrics
2 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
3 5 (11.63%) Social Media
4 4 (9.30%) Digital Media
5 2 (4.65%) Google Search Appliance
6 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Linux
2 4 (9.30%) CentOS
3 1 (2.33%) UNIX
3 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) E-Commerce
2 12 (27.91%) Migration
3 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.58%) Content Management
3 11 (25.58%) Business Analysis
4 8 (18.60%) Business Continuity
5 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (16.28%) Project Management
5 7 (16.28%) PRINCE2
6 5 (11.63%) OO
6 5 (11.63%) CRM
6 5 (11.63%) Scrum
6 5 (11.63%) Time Management
6 5 (11.63%) OO PHP
7 4 (9.30%) Business Process Mapping
7 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Content Management
8 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.65%) Web Application Development
9 2 (4.65%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
1 11 (25.58%) PHP
2 6 (13.95%) Python
2 6 (13.95%) C#
3 4 (9.30%) Java
4 2 (4.65%) Perl
4 2 (4.65%) SQL
5 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) ISEB
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Puppet
2 5 (11.63%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Sitecore
2 3 (6.98%) Adobe
3 2 (4.65%) Google
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft