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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management System (CMS)
South East / East Sussex
Rank 31 34 32
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2  
Contract jobs citing CMS 3 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.45% 2.05% 4.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.00% 15.00% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 11
Median daily rate £313 £300 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.16% -28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £244 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £360 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.42%  
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 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 25 40 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 12.08% 13.65% 19.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 31
Median daily rate £300 £300 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in East Sussex

CMS
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 26 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
Brighton 0 3 £313 +4.16%
CMS
South East

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for CMS.

1 4 (80.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Intranet
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Drupal
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Social Media
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) WAMP

CMS
Top Related 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 2 (40.00%) Drupal
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) DNN
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) Intranet
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) WAMP
2 1 (20.00%) XHTML
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Social Media
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SEO
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Progress