The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for CMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 27 36 27
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9  
Contract jobs citing CMS 14 1 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 5.04% 0.42% 4.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.45% 1.75% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 13
Median daily rate £475 £145 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +227.58% -57.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £145 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £145 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £13.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +178.84% -31.57%  

CMS is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 55 57 100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 19.78% 24.05% 26.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 45 68
Median daily rate £500 £299 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +67.50% -30.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £483 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 12
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing CMS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for CMS in Oxford

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CMS in Oxford.

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in Oxford

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in Oxford

CMS
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for CMS.

1 14 (93.33%) HTML
2 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (73.33%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET
2 11 (73.33%) CSS
2 11 (73.33%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) Ajax
2 11 (73.33%) .NET Framework
2 11 (73.33%) MVC
2 11 (73.33%) jQuery
2 11 (73.33%) EPiServer
2 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (73.33%) HTML5
2 11 (73.33%) CSS3
2 11 (73.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (20.00%) Publishing
4 1 (6.67%) Drupal
4 1 (6.67%) Joomla!
4 1 (6.67%) WordPress
4 1 (6.67%) Open Source

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Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (73.33%) EPiServer
2 1 (6.67%) Drupal
2 1 (6.67%) Joomla!
2 1 (6.67%) WordPress
General
1 3 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) .NET Developer
1 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET Developer
1 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 11 (73.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 11 (73.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 11 (73.33%) C# Developer
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
1 11 (73.33%) EPiServer Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Digital Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) CMS Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) HTML
2 11 (73.33%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) .NET Framework
2 11 (73.33%) Ajax
2 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET
2 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (73.33%) CSS
2 11 (73.33%) CSS3
2 11 (73.33%) HTML5
2 11 (73.33%) jQuery
2 11 (73.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) MVC
2 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) C#
1 11 (73.33%) JavaScript