Period
to 15 July 2020

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 15 July 2020 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
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 24 47 42
Rank change year-on-year +23 -5 -1
Contract jobs citing CMS 15 8 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Southampton 4.42% 1.61% 1.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 27.27% 7.41% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 7
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £213 £366 £368
90th Percentile £675 £434 £488
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £375 £420
% change year-on-year +26.67% -10.71% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £12.22 - -

CMS is in the Application Platforms category. The following 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.

All Application Platform Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 55 108 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 16.22% 21.69% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 63 69
Median daily rate £425 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -10.00% +26.98%
10th Percentile £225 £265 £317
90th Percentile £638 £550 £575
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 6
Median hourly rate £13.28 £52.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -74.70% +176.32% +34.51%
10th Percentile £12.63 £25.18 £11.75
90th Percentile £38.27 £59.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate £19.72 £23.49 £22.50
% change year-on-year -16.05% +4.40% -10.00%

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for CMS in Southampton

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing CMS in Southampton.

Daily rate trend for CMS in Southampton

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing CMS in Southampton over the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for CMS in Southampton

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing CMS in Southampton.

Hourly rate trend for CMS in Southampton

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing CMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for CMS.

1 12 (80.00%) Content Management
2 11 (73.33%) User Experience
3 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (46.67%) Google Analytics
4 7 (46.67%) Google
4 7 (46.67%) Analytics
5 6 (40.00%) Azure
5 6 (40.00%) SEO
6 5 (33.33%) HTML
6 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (26.67%) Customer Insight
7 4 (26.67%) IaaS
7 4 (26.67%) AWS
7 4 (26.67%) Web Analytics
7 4 (26.67%) PaaS
7 4 (26.67%) Public Cloud
7 4 (26.67%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (26.67%) Wireframes
7 4 (26.67%) Chatbot
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (26.67%) Conversational UI
7 4 (26.67%) Technical Leadership
8 3 (20.00%) Product Roadmap
8 3 (20.00%) Backlog Refinement
8 3 (20.00%) Product Backlog
8 3 (20.00%) Requirements Gathering
8 3 (20.00%) CRM
8 3 (20.00%) Scrum
8 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing

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 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Chatbot
2 1 (6.67%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Google Analytics
2 6 (40.00%) Azure
3 4 (26.67%) AWS
3 4 (26.67%) IaaS
3 4 (26.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Product Owner
2 4 (26.67%) Website Product Owner
3 3 (20.00%) Content Editor
3 3 (20.00%) Web Content Editor
3 3 (20.00%) Web Editor
4 2 (13.33%) Web Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Azure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) CMS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Interaction Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Python Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) React
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) Jinja
4 1 (6.67%) FreeMarker
4 1 (6.67%) LAMP
4 1 (6.67%) Nunjucks
4 1 (6.67%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) User Experience
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (26.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Content Management
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Analytics
4 6 (40.00%) SEO
5 4 (26.67%) Conversational UI
5 4 (26.67%) Customer Insight
5 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (26.67%) Technical Leadership
5 4 (26.67%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (26.67%) Web Analytics
5 4 (26.67%) Wireframes
6 3 (20.00%) A/B Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Backlog Refinement
6 3 (20.00%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
6 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (20.00%) Product Backlog
6 3 (20.00%) Product Roadmap
6 3 (20.00%) Requirements Gathering
6 3 (20.00%) Scrum
6 3 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) DBS Check
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Google
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe
3 1 (6.67%) Databricks