The table below looks at the statistics for RSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RSS 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
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing RSS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £248 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.93
RSS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
129 110 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 26.60% 23.66% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 72 29
Average daily rate £338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £252 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

RSS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RSS across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RSS Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

RSS
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

RSS Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

RSS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing RSS 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 RSS.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) SEO
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
1 2 (100.00%) People Management
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Content Management

RSS
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing RSS 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 RSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Content Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) People Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript