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 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)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 39 50 44
Rank change year-on-year +11 -6  
Contract jobs citing CMS 21 2 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.85% 0.40% 3.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.10% 2.08% 14.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 14
Median daily rate £475 £248 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +91.91% -28.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £166 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £330 £379
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 116 96 156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 21.25% 19.20% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 77 94
Median daily rate £475 £300 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +58.33% -26.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £477 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 20
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.28% -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 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 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 23 March 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 14 £475 +227.58% 1
CMS
South East

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for CMS.

1 18 (72.00%) HTML
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (48.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) MVC
2 12 (48.00%) .NET Framework
2 12 (48.00%) EPiServer
3 11 (44.00%) HTML5
3 11 (44.00%) CSS3
3 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (44.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 11 (44.00%) jQuery
3 11 (44.00%) Ajax
3 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (44.00%) CSS
4 7 (28.00%) Content Management
4 7 (28.00%) Publishing
5 4 (16.00%) Drupal
5 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (16.00%) Multimedia
5 4 (16.00%) BBC
5 4 (16.00%) SOA
5 4 (16.00%) XML
5 4 (16.00%) New Media
6 3 (12.00%) Internet
6 3 (12.00%) Reuters
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) Data Structures
7 2 (8.00%) Project Governance
7 2 (8.00%) German Language

CMS
Top Related 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 (48.00%) EPiServer
2 4 (16.00%) Drupal
3 1 (4.00%) Joomla!
3 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
General
1 7 (28.00%) Publishing
2 4 (16.00%) Multimedia
3 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) German Language
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
1 12 (48.00%) EPiServer Developer
2 11 (44.00%) .NET Developer
2 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 11 (44.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 11 (44.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 11 (44.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Architect
3 7 (28.00%) Digital Architect
3 7 (28.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 7 (28.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Content Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) CMS Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) HTML
2 12 (48.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) .NET Framework
3 11 (44.00%) Ajax
3 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (44.00%) CSS
3 11 (44.00%) CSS3
3 11 (44.00%) HTML5
3 11 (44.00%) jQuery
3 11 (44.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (16.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) BBC
1 4 (16.00%) New Media
2 3 (12.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) MVC
2 7 (28.00%) Content Management
3 4 (16.00%) SOA
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Change Management
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.00%) Project Governance
6 1 (4.00%) Change Control
6 1 (4.00%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (4.00%) Open Source
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) C#
1 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) APMP
1 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Reuters