The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 22 June 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.

Content Management System (CMS)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 41 46
Rank change year-on-year -22 +5  
Contract jobs citing CMS 6 21 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.94% 3.56% 3.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.29% 14.38% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 19
Median daily rate £471 £463 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.89% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £310 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £488 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £22.22 £40.15
% change year-on-year +13.64% -44.66%  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 140 146 162
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 22.01% 24.75% 21.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 105 114
Median daily rate £525 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.52% +18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £525 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 11
Median hourly rate £11.00 £12.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.72% -36.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.15 £15.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £15.40 £80.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14%  

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in Oxfordshire

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMS in Oxfordshire

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in Oxfordshire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -9 5 £471 -3.33% 1
CMS
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for CMS.

1 22 (81.48%) HTML
2 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 12 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 12 (44.44%) EPiServer
3 12 (44.44%) jQuery
3 12 (44.44%) C#
3 12 (44.44%) CSS
3 12 (44.44%) .NET
3 12 (44.44%) MVC
3 12 (44.44%) HTML5
4 11 (40.74%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (40.74%) CSS3
4 11 (40.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 11 (40.74%) Ajax
4 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
5 9 (33.33%) Publishing
6 6 (22.22%) Content Management
7 5 (18.52%) Data Structures
8 4 (14.81%) New Media
8 4 (14.81%) Multimedia
8 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (14.81%) BBC
8 4 (14.81%) SOA
8 4 (14.81%) XML
9 3 (11.11%) Internet
9 3 (11.11%) Reuters
9 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (11.11%) Drupal
10 2 (7.41%) Web Development

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 12 (44.44%) EPiServer
2 3 (11.11%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (33.33%) Publishing
2 4 (14.81%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) EPiServer Developer
3 11 (40.74%) .NET Developer
3 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET Developer
3 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 11 (40.74%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (40.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 11 (40.74%) C# Developer
4 9 (33.33%) Architect
4 9 (33.33%) Digital Architect
4 9 (33.33%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 9 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.70%) CMS Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Manual Tester
6 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) HTML
2 12 (44.44%) .NET
2 12 (44.44%) .NET Framework
2 12 (44.44%) CSS
2 12 (44.44%) HTML5
2 12 (44.44%) jQuery
3 11 (40.74%) Ajax
3 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
3 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (40.74%) CSS3
3 11 (40.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (14.81%) XML
5 1 (3.70%) Node.js
5 1 (3.70%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Data Structures
2 4 (14.81%) BBC
2 4 (14.81%) New Media
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Android
1 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.70%) Debian
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
1 1 (3.70%) OpenBSD
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) MVC
2 11 (40.74%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 6 (22.22%) Content Management
4 4 (14.81%) SOA
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.41%) Web Development
7 1 (3.70%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Migration
7 1 (3.70%) OO
7 1 (3.70%) OOP
7 1 (3.70%) Pair Programming
7 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.70%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) Regression Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Scrum
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.70%) TDD
7 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.70%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 12 (44.44%) C#
3 2 (7.41%) PHP
3 2 (7.41%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Reuters
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.70%) VMware