Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for CMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CMS over the 6 months to 28 July 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)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 39 64
Rank change year-on-year +1 +25 -18
Contract jobs citing CMS 10 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.05% 3.11% 1.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.99% 22.54% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 9
Southampton median daily rate £400 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.52% +12.50% +66.67%
10th Percentile £323 £301 £212
90th Percentile £434 £421 £388
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% +22.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Southampton median hourly rate - £13.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -52.73% +161.90%
Hampshire median hourly rate £72.89 £20.65 £40.15
% change year-on-year +252.94% -48.56% -56.71%

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 Southampton with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 77 71 158
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 15.81% 13.79% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 56 128
Southampton median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.45% +11.54%
10th Percentile £265 £278 £275
90th Percentile £496 £441 £432
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Southampton median hourly rate £14.13 £13.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.65% -42.22% +36.36%
10th Percentile £12.43 £13.00 £13.95
90th Percentile £15.83 £14.20 £27.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.75 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -35.63% +77.78% -43.75%

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing CMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for CMS in Southampton

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in Southampton

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Southampton region with a requirement for CMS.

1 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) MVC
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) TDD
5 4 (40.00%) Umbraco
5 4 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (40.00%) Sitecore
5 4 (40.00%) N-Tier
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (40.00%) REST
5 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (30.00%) HTML5
6 3 (30.00%) XML
6 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (10.00%) Social Media
8 1 (10.00%) EPiServer
8 1 (10.00%) MySQL
8 1 (10.00%) PHP
8 1 (10.00%) Finance
8 1 (10.00%) Marketing
8 1 (10.00%) Web Development

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 4 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (40.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (10.00%) Drupal
2 1 (10.00%) EPiServer
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Umbraco Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (10.00%) EPiServer Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (40.00%) REST
4 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Email Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Sitecore