The table below looks at the statistics for Content Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Content Management over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management
Rank 109 93 88
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Contract jobs citing Content Management 18 31 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.68% 1.20% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 1.68% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 8
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -35.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £190 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £346 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £324
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.94 £19.30 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.89% +28.66%
Content Management
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1813 1840 1664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 68.94% 71.18% 69.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 994 936 683
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £509 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 56 78
Average hourly rate £20.63 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £46.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Content Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Content Management across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Content Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Content Management
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Content Management across the Berkshire region.

Content Management Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Content Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Content Management across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Content Management Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Content Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Content Management across the Berkshire region.

Content Management Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Content Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Content Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +10 5 £325 -2.98% 2
Bracknell - 5 £150 - 3
Newbury 0 1 - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Slough - - - - 1
Windsor - - - -
Content Management
South East

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Content Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Content Management.

1 18 (56.25%) CMS
2 9 (28.13%) HTML
3 8 (25.00%) Marketing
3 8 (25.00%) Degree
4 7 (21.88%) Publishing
5 6 (18.75%) SEO
5 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
5 6 (18.75%) WordPress
6 5 (15.63%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (15.63%) XML
6 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
6 5 (15.63%) CSS
6 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
6 5 (15.63%) .NET
6 5 (15.63%) Analytics
6 5 (15.63%) User Experience
6 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (12.50%) MS Office
7 4 (12.50%) Web Development
7 4 (12.50%) Web Analytics
8 3 (9.38%) Migration
8 3 (9.38%) Pay per click
8 3 (9.38%) German Language
8 3 (9.38%) Drupal
8 3 (9.38%) C#
8 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
8 3 (9.38%) Oracle
8 3 (9.38%) Photoshop
8 3 (9.38%) Web Services

Content Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Content Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Content Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (56.25%) CMS
2 6 (18.75%) WordPress
3 3 (9.38%) Drupal
4 2 (6.25%) Liferay
4 2 (6.25%) Sitefinity
4 2 (6.25%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (6.25%) Joomla!
4 2 (6.25%) IBM Notes
5 1 (3.13%) IIS
5 1 (3.13%) DNN
5 1 (3.13%) Magnolia
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Office
3 3 (9.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Tridion
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (25.00%) Marketing
2 7 (21.88%) Publishing
3 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.38%) German Language
4 2 (6.25%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (6.25%) Spanish Language
4 2 (6.25%) Games
4 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.25%) Dutch Language
5 1 (3.13%) Danish Language
5 1 (3.13%) Finance
5 1 (3.13%) Legal
5 1 (3.13%) Swedish Language
5 1 (3.13%) Italian Language
5 1 (3.13%) Japanese Language
5 1 (3.13%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Architect
1 6 (18.75%) Developer
1 6 (18.75%) Content Editor
2 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (6.25%) Web Editor
3 2 (6.25%) Games Producer
3 2 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (6.25%) Consultant
3 2 (6.25%) Author
3 2 (6.25%) Technical Author
3 2 (6.25%) Web Manager
3 2 (6.25%) UI Developer
3 2 (6.25%) Portal Developer
3 2 (6.25%) Senior Architect
3 2 (6.25%) Content Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Communications Officer
3 2 (6.25%) UI Programmer
4 1 (3.13%) Campaign Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Designer
4 1 (3.13%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) HTML
2 5 (15.63%) .NET
2 5 (15.63%) CSS
2 5 (15.63%) XML
3 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.38%) Web Services
4 2 (6.25%) Apache Sling
4 2 (6.25%) SOAP
4 2 (6.25%) J2EE
4 2 (6.25%) Spring
4 2 (6.25%) JSR 170
4 2 (6.25%) Spring MVC
4 2 (6.25%) RESTful
4 2 (6.25%) HTML5
5 1 (3.13%) CSS3
5 1 (3.13%) WebCenter
5 1 (3.13%) jQuery
5 1 (3.13%) JSP
5 1 (3.13%) XSLT
5 1 (3.13%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) User Experience
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Social Media
2 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.25%) W3C
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Copywriting
3 1 (3.13%) New Media
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) SEO
2 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
2 5 (15.63%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (15.63%) Analytics
3 4 (12.50%) Web Development
3 4 (12.50%) Web Analytics
4 3 (9.38%) Pay per click
4 3 (9.38%) SOA
4 3 (9.38%) Migration
5 2 (6.25%) TDD
5 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.25%) Information Management
5 2 (6.25%) OOP
5 2 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (6.25%) CRM
5 2 (6.25%) Project Management
5 2 (6.25%) E-business
5 2 (6.25%) MVC
5 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.38%) C#
3 2 (6.25%) Java
3 2 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Adobe
2 3 (9.38%) Open Text
2 3 (9.38%) RedDot
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Lotus
4 1 (3.13%) ATG
4 1 (3.13%) Telerik
4 1 (3.13%) Facebook
4 1 (3.13%) Twitter