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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 68 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -2
Contract jobs citing CMS 4 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.57% 3.15% 3.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.03% 20.00% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 14
Average daily rate
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£290 £363 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +93.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £200 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £515 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £11.90 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £15.65 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+75.71% -16.53%
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
197 85 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 27.94% 15.77% 25.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 37 88
Average daily rate £400 £315 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £162 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -64.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -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
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 3 September 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 -25 3 £290 -20.00% 3
CMS
South East

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 15 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 11 (31.43%) HTML
2 11 (31.43%) CSS
3 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 10 (28.57%) Drupal
4 9 (25.71%) PHP
4 9 (25.71%) MySQL
4 9 (25.71%) XML
4 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (25.71%) Content Management
5 8 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (22.86%) PRINCE2
5 8 (22.86%) Web Services
5 8 (22.86%) OO
5 8 (22.86%) Project Management
5 8 (22.86%) OO PHP
6 7 (20.00%) JSON
6 7 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (20.00%) Sitecore
6 7 (20.00%) Subversion
6 7 (20.00%) Migration
6 7 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 6 (17.14%) LAMP
7 6 (17.14%) Publishing
7 6 (17.14%) Linux
7 6 (17.14%) C#
7 6 (17.14%) jQuery
8 5 (14.29%) Dojo
8 5 (14.29%) Social Media
8 5 (14.29%) Puppet

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 10 (28.57%) Drupal
2 7 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (14.29%) Apache
4 3 (8.57%) Umbraco
5 2 (5.71%) Alfresco
5 2 (5.71%) Zimbra
6 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Photoshop
1 4 (11.43%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.86%) InDesign
2 1 (2.86%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) WAN
2 2 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Subversion
2 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (17.14%) Publishing
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Business Analyst
1 12 (34.29%) Developer
1 12 (34.29%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 5 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 5 (14.29%) LAMP Developer
3 5 (14.29%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.86%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Implementation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) HTML
1 11 (31.43%) CSS
2 9 (25.71%) XML
3 8 (22.86%) Web Services
4 7 (20.00%) JSON
5 6 (17.14%) jQuery
5 6 (17.14%) LAMP
6 5 (14.29%) Dojo
6 5 (14.29%) CSS3
6 5 (14.29%) XHTML
7 4 (11.43%) HTML5
7 4 (11.43%) .NET
8 3 (8.57%) Sass
9 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (5.71%) WCF
9 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
9 2 (5.71%) Ajax
9 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
10 1 (2.86%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Social Media
1 5 (14.29%) Digital Media
1 5 (14.29%) User Experience
2 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.57%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (5.71%) Google Search Appliance
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) CentOS
3 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.71%) Content Management
3 8 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (22.86%) Project Management
3 8 (22.86%) PRINCE2
3 8 (22.86%) OO
3 8 (22.86%) OO PHP
4 7 (20.00%) Migration
4 7 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 5 (14.29%) CRM
6 4 (11.43%) Business Continuity
6 4 (11.43%) Business Process Mapping
6 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.57%) Time Management
7 3 (8.57%) Data Migration
7 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Content Management
7 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
7 3 (8.57%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (8.57%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 9 (25.71%) PHP
3 6 (17.14%) C#
4 5 (14.29%) Python
5 4 (11.43%) Java
6 3 (8.57%) PHP5
7 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Puppet
1 5 (14.29%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (5.71%) Google
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe