Period
to 17 June 2019

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 17 June 2019 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
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 53 58
Rank change year-on-year -20 +5 +22
Contract jobs citing CMS 8 42 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.92% 3.54% 3.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.17% 18.18% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 30 29
West Sussex median daily rate £275 £393 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.94% +4.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £313
90th Percentile £288 £506 £423
South East median daily rate £425 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +7.26% +5.67% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - £35.00 -
South East median hourly rate £30.50 £38.25 £25.25
% change year-on-year -20.26% +51.49% +94.23%

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 192 231 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 22.12% 19.46% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 132 135
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £445 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.57% +1.22% +23.94%
10th Percentile £263 £298 £313
90th Percentile £538 £537 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £403
% change year-on-year +4.65% +6.83% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
West Sussex median hourly rate £32.25 £25.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.00% +51.52% -65.08%
10th Percentile £19.48 £17.00 £15.75
90th Percentile £45.63 £33.00 £17.25
South East median hourly rate £13.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -32.50% +14.29% -9.96%

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 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 17 June 2019. 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
Horsham -16 4 - - 1
Worthing +5 1 - -
Crawley -15 1 £275 -44.94%
CMS
South East

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Content Management
2 4 (50.00%) Marketing
2 4 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) User Experience
2 4 (50.00%) Content Writing
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) Publishing
3 3 (37.50%) Django
3 3 (37.50%) WordPress
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (12.50%) RESTful
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (12.50%) PaaS
5 1 (12.50%) Content Development
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Core
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Core
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Node.js
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (12.50%) Redis

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 3 (37.50%) WordPress
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (12.50%) InDesign
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Redis
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Bower
2 1 (12.50%) Grunt
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Publishing
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Content Designer
2 4 (50.00%) Designer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Content Designer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Content Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) Django
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Core
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Core
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (12.50%) Node.js
4 1 (12.50%) OAuth
4 1 (12.50%) OAuth2
4 1 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (12.50%) React
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) Sass
4 1 (12.50%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Content Management
2 4 (50.00%) Content Writing
2 4 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) API Design
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Content Development
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Microservices
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
1 1 (12.50%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe