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 31 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 39 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing CMS 26 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.65% 2.86% 3.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.29% 18.92% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 8
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£350 £175 £185
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £155 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £282 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +32.35%
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
170 74 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 23.84% 15.13% 18.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 37 51
Average daily rate £410 £280 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% -5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £175 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 8 6
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.09 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £15.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.55 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.42% -7.89%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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
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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 -7 19 £350 +100.00% 3
Wallingford - - - -
Witney - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
Bicester - - - -
Faringdon - - - -
CMS
South East

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 24 (38.71%) CSS
1 24 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (35.48%) MySQL
2 22 (35.48%) HTML
3 19 (30.65%) E-Commerce
4 18 (29.03%) Apache
4 18 (29.03%) CSS3
5 17 (27.42%) Publishing
6 16 (25.81%) HTML5
7 15 (24.19%) Jenkins
7 15 (24.19%) Scrum
7 15 (24.19%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (24.19%) Git (software)
8 14 (22.58%) JSON
8 14 (22.58%) Alfresco
9 13 (20.97%) Migration
9 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
9 13 (20.97%) PHP
10 12 (19.35%) XML
10 12 (19.35%) Workflow
10 12 (19.35%) RESTful
11 11 (17.74%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (17.74%) Hibernate
11 11 (17.74%) Spring
11 11 (17.74%) Business Analysis
11 11 (17.74%) Degree
11 11 (17.74%) Tomcat
11 11 (17.74%) EJB
11 11 (17.74%) Java
11 11 (17.74%) Oracle

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 18 (29.03%) Apache
2 14 (22.58%) Alfresco
3 11 (17.74%) Tomcat
4 10 (16.13%) Drupal
4 10 (16.13%) Umbraco
5 5 (8.06%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (8.06%) uWSGI
6 4 (6.45%) Zimbra
6 4 (6.45%) Liferay
6 4 (6.45%) ExpressionEngine
6 4 (6.45%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.61%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.61%) TeamSite
7 1 (1.61%) WordPress
7 1 (1.61%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (6.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Tridion
1 4 (6.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) WAN
2 2 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (35.48%) MySQL
2 11 (17.74%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (17.74%) Oracle Database
3 7 (11.29%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (24.19%) Git (software)
1 15 (24.19%) Jenkins
2 10 (16.13%) Maven
3 5 (8.06%) JIRA
3 5 (8.06%) Subversion
4 2 (3.23%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (3.23%) Grunt
4 2 (3.23%) Bower
4 2 (3.23%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (27.42%) Publishing
2 2 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.61%) Law
3 1 (1.61%) Legal
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (41.94%) Developer
2 17 (27.42%) Analyst
2 17 (27.42%) Business Analyst
3 10 (16.13%) Java Developer
4 9 (14.52%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (11.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Project Manager
6 5 (8.06%) Front-End Web Developer
6 5 (8.06%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.45%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.45%) CMS Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.71%) CSS
2 22 (35.48%) HTML
3 18 (29.03%) CSS3
4 16 (25.81%) HTML5
5 14 (22.58%) JSON
6 12 (19.35%) RESTful
6 12 (19.35%) XML
7 11 (17.74%) Hibernate
7 11 (17.74%) Spring
7 11 (17.74%) EJB
8 10 (16.13%) SOAP
8 10 (16.13%) EJB 3.0
9 9 (14.52%) jQuery
10 8 (12.90%) Java EE
10 8 (12.90%) .NET
11 7 (11.29%) Ajax
12 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET
13 5 (8.06%) Web Services
13 5 (8.06%) ODBC
13 5 (8.06%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) User Experience
1 6 (9.68%) Performance Metrics
2 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.45%) Google Search Appliance
4 2 (3.23%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.61%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (30.65%) E-Commerce
3 15 (24.19%) Scrum
3 15 (24.19%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (20.97%) Migration
5 12 (19.35%) Workflow
6 11 (17.74%) Business Analysis
7 10 (16.13%) User Stories
7 10 (16.13%) Content Management
7 10 (16.13%) Process Management
8 8 (12.90%) Business Continuity
9 7 (11.29%) DevOps
10 6 (9.68%) Web Development
10 6 (9.68%) Project Management
11 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2
11 5 (8.06%) Automated Testing
11 5 (8.06%) Time Management
12 4 (6.45%) Waterfall
12 4 (6.45%) Web Application Development
12 4 (6.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
1 13 (20.97%) PHP
2 11 (17.74%) Java
3 7 (11.29%) Python
4 6 (9.68%) C#
5 5 (8.06%) SQL
6 4 (6.45%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.23%) Perl
8 1 (1.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) ISEB
3 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (8.06%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 7 (11.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (17.74%) Oracle
2 6 (9.68%) Adobe
3 5 (8.06%) Sitecore
4 4 (6.45%) Google
5 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.61%) Interwoven
6 1 (1.61%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.61%) Sencha
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