Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 6 months to 15 December 2018 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 53 59
Rank change year-on-year -26 +6 -11
Contract jobs citing CMS 24 38 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.11% 3.63% 2.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.02% 19.19% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 32
West Sussex median daily rate £375 £343 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.49% -8.05% -17.22%
10th Percentile £321 £298 £223
90th Percentile £441 £503 £450
South East median daily rate £425 £350 £380
% change year-on-year +21.43% -7.89% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
West Sussex median hourly rate - £35.00 £51.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -32.04% -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +12.90% +3.33% +39.53%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 342 198 210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 30.08% 18.93% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 121 125
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £229 £115 £222
90th Percentile £547 £538 £516
South East median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 10
West Sussex median hourly rate £25.50 £43.75 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.71% +28.68% +37.39%
10th Percentile £15.18 £18.81 £19.58
90th Percentile £41.38 £50.63 £52.78
South East median hourly rate £26.65 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +40.26% -15.56% +28.57%

CMS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for CMS in West Sussex

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CMS in West Sussex

CMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMS in West Sussex over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMS in West Sussex

CMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMS in West Sussex

CMS
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 15 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +1 12 £375 +15.38% 1
Worthing -14 5 - -
Gatwick -6 4 £350 - 1
East Grinstead +2 2 £341 -10.20%
CMS
South East

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for CMS.

1 19 (79.17%) .NET
2 17 (70.83%) SQL Server
2 17 (70.83%) C#
2 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
2 17 (70.83%) ASP.NET
2 17 (70.83%) MVC
3 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (62.50%) REST
4 13 (54.17%) Umbraco
5 12 (50.00%) TDD
6 10 (41.67%) .NET Framework
6 10 (41.67%) Unit Testing
7 9 (37.50%) SQL
7 9 (37.50%) HTML
8 8 (33.33%) SOAP
8 8 (33.33%) Web Services
8 8 (33.33%) Entity Framework
8 8 (33.33%) TeamCity
9 7 (29.17%) HTML5
9 7 (29.17%) CSS
9 7 (29.17%) IIS
9 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
9 7 (29.17%) Project Management
9 7 (29.17%) jQuery
9 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
10 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (25.00%) ServiceStack
10 6 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (25.00%) User Experience
11 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap

CMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 13 (54.17%) Umbraco
2 7 (29.17%) IIS
3 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
3 5 (20.83%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (8.33%) Confluence
4 2 (8.33%) EPiServer
4 2 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.33%) Redis
3 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
3 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 4 (16.67%) ReSharper
5 2 (8.33%) JIRA
5 2 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (8.33%) Back Office
1 2 (8.33%) Publishing
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) CMS Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Writer
6 1 (4.17%) CMS Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Cutover Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Deployment Manager
6 1 (4.17%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Junior
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (79.17%) .NET
2 17 (70.83%) ASP.NET
3 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (62.50%) REST
4 10 (41.67%) .NET Framework
5 9 (37.50%) HTML
6 8 (33.33%) Entity Framework
6 8 (33.33%) SOAP
6 8 (33.33%) Web Services
7 7 (29.17%) CSS
7 7 (29.17%) HTML5
7 7 (29.17%) jQuery
8 6 (25.00%) ServiceStack
9 5 (20.83%) Ajax
9 5 (20.83%) CSS3
9 5 (20.83%) JSON
9 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (20.83%) WCF
9 5 (20.83%) XML
9 5 (20.83%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) User Experience
2 5 (20.83%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) MVC
2 12 (50.00%) TDD
3 10 (41.67%) Unit Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Project Management
5 5 (20.83%) Web Design
6 4 (16.67%) Content Management
6 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (12.50%) Presales
7 3 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) BDD
8 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.33%) DevOps
8 2 (8.33%) Microservices
8 2 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
8 2 (8.33%) Prototyping
8 2 (8.33%) Scrum-ban
8 2 (8.33%) SOLID
8 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) C#
1 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.33%) R
4 2 (8.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) PMO
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Sitecore