The table below looks at the statistics for Content Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Content Management over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management
Rank 55 49 46
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing Content Management 3 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.47% 0.74% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.16% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate
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£358 £275 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -25.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £275 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £295 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £14.52
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-10.81% -5.12%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
441 344 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 68.91% 63.24% 66.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 201 179
Average daily rate £375 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 26
Average hourly rate £22.50 £11.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.65% -34.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.92 £9.00 £10.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £30.00 £31.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

Content Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Content Management Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Content Management
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Content Management Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Content Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Content Management across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Content Management Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Content Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Content Management Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Document Management
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Alfresco
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) Data Entry
3 1 (16.67%) Social Media
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
3 1 (16.67%) Magnolia
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Publishing
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (16.67%) Open Text
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate

Content Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Documentum
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Alfresco
1 1 (16.67%) Magnolia
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Document Management
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Entry
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Open Text
2 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
2 1 (16.67%) IBM