The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 25 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 / East Sussex
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 39 39
Rank change year-on-year +13 0  
Contract jobs citing CMS 13 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 4.80% 0.71% 3.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 30.95% 3.57% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 11
Median daily rate £338 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £28.75 £40.15
% change year-on-year -12.17% -28.39%  

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 East Sussex with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 42 56 67
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 15.50% 19.79% 18.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 33 38
Median daily rate £338 £350 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +8.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £463 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £21.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +65.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in East Sussex

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in East Sussex over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMS in East Sussex

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in East Sussex

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Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 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
Brighton +8 8 £338 - 3
Hastings - 2 £338 -
Hove - 1 £215 -
CMS
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for CMS.

1 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) CSS
3 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 7 (43.75%) PHP
4 7 (43.75%) Content Management
4 7 (43.75%) jQuery
5 6 (37.50%) Web Development
5 6 (37.50%) HTML5
5 6 (37.50%) CSS3
6 5 (31.25%) WordPress
6 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
6 5 (31.25%) .NET
7 4 (25.00%) C#
7 4 (25.00%) XHTML
7 4 (25.00%) Ajax
7 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (18.75%) User Experience
8 3 (18.75%) Front End Development
8 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (18.75%) IIS
8 3 (18.75%) Migration
9 2 (12.50%) Intranet
9 2 (12.50%) Internet
9 2 (12.50%) MVC
9 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
9 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
9 2 (12.50%) Windows
9 2 (12.50%) MySQL

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 5 (31.25%) WordPress
2 3 (18.75%) IIS
3 2 (12.50%) DNN
3 2 (12.50%) Drupal
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (12.50%) Umbraco
4 1 (6.25%) Apache
4 1 (6.25%) Joomla!
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
1 2 (12.50%) Intranet
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) ReSharper
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Legal
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (18.75%) WordPress Developer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Avaya Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Content Editor
5 1 (6.25%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Joomla! Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) CSS
3 7 (43.75%) jQuery
4 6 (37.50%) CSS3
4 6 (37.50%) HTML5
5 5 (31.25%) .NET
6 4 (25.00%) Ajax
6 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (25.00%) XHTML
7 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (12.50%) Backbone.js
7 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (12.50%) LINQ
7 2 (12.50%) Sass
7 2 (12.50%) Web Services
7 2 (12.50%) XML
8 1 (6.25%) JSON
8 1 (6.25%) RESTful
8 1 (6.25%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Content Management
2 6 (37.50%) Web Development
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Front End Development
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (12.50%) API Integration
4 2 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 2 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Development
4 2 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) MVVM
4 2 (12.50%) OWASP
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (12.50%) Prototyping
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Software Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) PHP
3 4 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Sitecore
1 2 (12.50%) Telerik
2 1 (6.25%) Avaya
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Percussion
2 1 (6.25%) Progress