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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 55 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +5
Contract jobs citing CMS 5 27 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.91% 4.31% 1.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.40% 19.71% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 20 2
Average daily rate £388 £340 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.97% -8.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £21.58 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+67.97% +26.94%
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
147 137 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 26.87% 21.85% 19.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 80 37
Average daily rate £416 £413 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.90% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £518 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 13
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -17 1 £145 -58.57% 1
CMS
South East

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Publishing
2 2 (33.33%) BBC
2 2 (33.33%) Content Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 2 (33.33%) Multimedia
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Joomla!
3 1 (16.67%) Social Network
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Alfresco
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (16.67%) Alfresco
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Joomla!
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) Plone
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (33.33%) Multimedia
1 2 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Content Editor
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Content Editor
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Editor
3 1 (16.67%) Java Scala Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Scala Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Scala Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Scala Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Content Editor
3 1 (16.67%) Web Content Officer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) BBC
1 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
2 1 (16.67%) SEO
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) Scala
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore