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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management
Rank 49 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Content Management 10 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.23% 1.46% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 2.23% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 2
Average daily rate
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£288 £271 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.99% -26.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £262 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £313 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £314 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.55% -10.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £21.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+22.09% +26.47%
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West Midlands

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
576 403 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 71.02% 65.53% 70.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 233 190
Average daily rate £380 £400 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £250 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 17
Average hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +72.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.57 £10.00 £10.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £31.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) CRM
2 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 5 (41.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security
3 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 4 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) Adobe
4 3 (25.00%) Validation
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (16.67%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) CMS
5 2 (16.67%) SEO
5 2 (16.67%) MySQL
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
5 2 (16.67%) MS Office
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) Flash
6 1 (8.33%) PHP
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) EMC

Content Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Documentum
2 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (8.33%) WordPress
2 1 (8.33%) Drupal
2 1 (8.33%) Alfresco
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 1 (8.33%) Law
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Architect
4 1 (8.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) CRM Architect
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) Flash
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) W3C
1 1 (8.33%) Social Media
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) CRM
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Information Security
2 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 4 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 3 (25.00%) Validation
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) SEO
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Content Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Entry
5 1 (8.33%) Document Management
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) OpenText
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