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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Content Management over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 38 50 47
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Contract jobs citing Content Management 20 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.31% 1.11% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.18% 1.43% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 2
Median daily rate £484 £375 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.13% +27.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £355 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £420 £311
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.01 £21.58
% change year-on-year
+19.41% -16.56%

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
478 491 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.01% 78.18% 72.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 309 272
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 13
Median hourly rate £18.39 £16.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.16% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.93 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.83 £49.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Content Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Content Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Content Management 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 22 (64.71%) CMS
2 20 (58.82%) Drupal
3 19 (55.88%) Middleware
4 18 (52.94%) HTML
4 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
5 16 (47.06%) CSS
6 15 (44.12%) Front End Development
7 14 (41.18%) HTML5
8 13 (38.24%) Web Development
9 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
10 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
11 8 (23.53%) Information Management
12 5 (14.71%) Retail
13 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
13 4 (11.76%) .NET
13 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
14 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
14 3 (8.82%) C#
14 3 (8.82%) MVC
15 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
15 2 (5.88%) SQL
15 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
15 2 (5.88%) Web Services
15 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
15 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
15 2 (5.88%) WCF
15 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
15 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Content Management
15 2 (5.88%) Entity Framework
15 2 (5.88%) Office 365

Content Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 22 (64.71%) CMS
2 20 (58.82%) Drupal
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
General
1 5 (14.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Developer
2 19 (55.88%) Drupal Developer
3 13 (38.24%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (23.53%) Architect
4 8 (23.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (23.53%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (14.71%) HTML CSS Developer
5 5 (14.71%) HTML Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Communications Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Office 365 Developer
8 1 (2.94%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.94%) PHP Magento Developer
8 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (55.88%) Middleware
2 18 (52.94%) HTML
3 16 (47.06%) CSS
4 14 (41.18%) HTML5
5 4 (11.76%) .NET
6 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (5.88%) Entity Framework
7 2 (5.88%) WCF
7 2 (5.88%) Web Services
8 1 (2.94%) CAML
8 1 (2.94%) Compass CSS Framework
8 1 (2.94%) jQuery
8 1 (2.94%) LINQ
8 1 (2.94%) Sass
8 1 (2.94%) XML
8 1 (2.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Front End Development
2 13 (38.24%) Web Development
3 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
4 8 (23.53%) Information Management
5 3 (8.82%) MVC
6 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Content Management
7 1 (2.94%) CRM
7 1 (2.94%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Project Management
7 1 (2.94%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.82%) C#
3 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft