Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 50 59
Rank change year-on-year -9 +9 +3
Contract jobs citing CMS 36 38 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.43% 2.99% 2.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.00% 17.04% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 34 15
West Sussex median daily rate £350 £373 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.04% -17.22% +42.86%
10th Percentile £304 £231 £338
90th Percentile £470 £450 £578
South East median daily rate £365 £389 £300
% change year-on-year -6.11% +29.58% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 £51.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.04% - -
South East median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +9.09% -23.61% +125.00%

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 200 223 251
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 19.07% 17.57% 21.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 133 125
West Sussex median daily rate £350 £370 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.41% +1.37% +11.45%
10th Percentile £124 £215 £207
90th Percentile £538 £500 £489
South East median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.13% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 16
West Sussex median hourly rate £43.75 £34.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.68% +97.13% +9.51%
10th Percentile £18.81 £21.66 £15.50
90th Percentile £50.63 £52.25 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £22.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.04% +21.62% +13.57%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 10 £325 -17.72% 1
Gatwick +6 8 £363 +6.62%
Worthing -5 4 £475 +42.86%
East Grinstead -7 1 £380 +26.67%
Horsham - 1 £308 - 2
CMS
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for CMS.

1 27 (75.00%) Content Management
2 15 (41.67%) Migration
3 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
4 12 (33.33%) Document Management
4 12 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 12 (33.33%) Data Migration
5 10 (27.78%) SAP
5 10 (27.78%) Documentum
5 10 (27.78%) Maximo
6 9 (25.00%) SQL
7 8 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
8 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
8 7 (19.44%) C#
8 7 (19.44%) TDD
9 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (16.67%) SAP CO
9 6 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
9 6 (16.67%) Linux
9 6 (16.67%) SAP FI
9 6 (16.67%) SAP MM
9 6 (16.67%) Entity Framework
9 6 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
9 6 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
10 5 (13.89%) Web Development
10 5 (13.89%) Degree
10 5 (13.89%) JIRA
10 5 (13.89%) Copywriting

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 10 (27.78%) Documentum
2 5 (13.89%) Alfresco
3 4 (11.11%) Confluence
4 1 (2.78%) Drupal
4 1 (2.78%) EPiServer
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Maximo
2 6 (16.67%) SAP CO
2 6 (16.67%) SAP FI
2 6 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (16.67%) SAP MM
3 2 (5.56%) SAP CCM
3 2 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Intranet
2 3 (8.33%) HTTP
3 1 (2.78%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
1 5 (13.89%) JIRA
2 4 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (13.89%) Marketing
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Author
5 3 (8.33%) IT Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Author
6 2 (5.56%) Asset Management Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Manual Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Test Data Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.78%) Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Programmer
7 1 (2.78%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) Entity Framework
2 5 (13.89%) JSP
3 2 (5.56%) jQuery
4 1 (2.78%) .NET
4 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.78%) CSS
4 1 (2.78%) CSS3
4 1 (2.78%) HTML
4 1 (2.78%) HTML5
4 1 (2.78%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Reference Data
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) Mac OS X
2 5 (13.89%) Unix
3 1 (2.78%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) Content Management
2 15 (41.67%) Migration
3 12 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 12 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 12 (33.33%) Document Management
4 8 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
4 8 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (19.44%) TDD
6 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
6 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 6 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Change Management
7 5 (13.89%) Continuous Deployment
7 5 (13.89%) Creative Thinking
7 5 (13.89%) Exploratory Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Scrum
7 5 (13.89%) Strategic Thinking
7 5 (13.89%) Traceability Matrix
7 5 (13.89%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
2 9 (25.00%) SQL
3 7 (19.44%) C#
4 5 (13.89%) Java
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
5 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) ISEB
2 4 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 4 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) PMO
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) SAP
2 4 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (2.78%) Sage