The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 3 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 19 30 20
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs citing CMS 25 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 10.08% 3.50% 1.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 40.32% 15.56% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 1
Average daily rate
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£288 £325 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% -35.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.06 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.69% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.54 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-4.26% +12.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Application Platforms Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
62 45 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 25.00% 22.50% 20.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 26 13
Average daily rate £344 £400 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £198 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £484 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 4
Average hourly rate £36.25 £21.61 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.74% +2.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.58 £15.42 £19.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £22.32 £22.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMS across the Brighton region.

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

CMS
Hourly Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

CMS Hourly Rate Histogram in Brighton

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 26 (83.87%) HTML
1 26 (83.87%) JavaScript
1 26 (83.87%) CSS
2 25 (80.65%) .NET
2 25 (80.65%) Open Text
3 24 (77.42%) Content Management
3 24 (77.42%) jQuery
3 24 (77.42%) ASP.NET
3 24 (77.42%) XHTML
3 24 (77.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 24 (77.42%) User Experience
4 23 (74.19%) SQL
5 22 (70.97%) Intranet
6 21 (67.74%) Visual Studio
6 21 (67.74%) Web Services
6 21 (67.74%) XML
6 21 (67.74%) XSD
6 21 (67.74%) XSLT
6 21 (67.74%) Ajax
7 20 (64.52%) RedDot
7 20 (64.52%) Web Development
7 20 (64.52%) Adobe
7 20 (64.52%) W3C
7 20 (64.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (58.06%) Rapid Prototyping
9 18 (58.06%) Axure RP
9 18 (58.06%) OOP
10 17 (54.84%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (54.84%) IIS

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 17 (54.84%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) Drupal
2 1 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 20 (64.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (70.97%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) OLAP
1 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (6.45%) SAP BW
1 2 (6.45%) SAP BI
1 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 21 (67.74%) Visual Studio
2 18 (58.06%) Axure RP
General
1 13 (41.94%) Publishing
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 20 (64.52%) CMS Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) SAP Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Business Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Business Objects Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (6.45%) UX Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.23%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Support
5 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Web Team Leader
5 1 (3.23%) Web Development Team Leader
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (83.87%) CSS
1 26 (83.87%) HTML
2 25 (80.65%) .NET
3 24 (77.42%) ASP.NET
3 24 (77.42%) XHTML
3 24 (77.42%) jQuery
3 24 (77.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 21 (67.74%) Ajax
4 21 (67.74%) Web Services
4 21 (67.74%) XML
4 21 (67.74%) XSD
4 21 (67.74%) XSLT
5 2 (6.45%) HTML5
5 2 (6.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 24 (77.42%) User Experience
2 20 (64.52%) W3C
3 17 (54.84%) Web 2.0
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Content Management
2 20 (64.52%) Web Development
3 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (58.06%) Rapid Prototyping
4 18 (58.06%) OOP
5 17 (54.84%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (32.26%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (3.23%) DevOps
8 1 (3.23%) Identity Management
8 1 (3.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) JavaScript
2 23 (74.19%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) C#
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) Open Text
2 20 (64.52%) RedDot
2 20 (64.52%) Adobe
3 17 (54.84%) Google
4 8 (25.81%) Capita
5 2 (6.45%) Business Objects
5 2 (6.45%) SAP
5 2 (6.45%) Cognos
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.23%) Remedy
6 1 (3.23%) Sitecore
6 1 (3.23%) Akamai
6 1 (3.23%) ForgeRock