The table below looks at the statistics for Content Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Content Management over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management
Rank 35 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing Content Management 9 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.75% 1.62% 2.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.53% 2.37% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 6
Average daily rate
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£420 £400 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +25.49%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £324
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.29 £19.15 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +36.78%
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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 Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
255 169 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 77.98% 68.42% 75.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 107 122
Average daily rate £350 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.17 £10.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% +76.35%
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 Cardiff

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

Content Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Content Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Content Management Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Content Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Content Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 7 (58.33%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) XML
2 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) Intranet
2 6 (50.00%) Internet
2 6 (50.00%) Web Design
2 6 (50.00%) Alterian
2 6 (50.00%) User Experience
3 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
4 4 (33.33%) Umbraco
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) AS400
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) MS Project
5 3 (25.00%) MS Office
5 3 (25.00%) J2EE
5 3 (25.00%) SOA
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) CCA
5 3 (25.00%) TestDirector
5 3 (25.00%) UML
5 3 (25.00%) OO
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (16.67%) WCF

Content Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (33.33%) Umbraco
3 2 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (16.67%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Project
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Intranet
1 6 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) TestDirector
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Web Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Web Project Manager
3 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Intranet Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Intranet Manager
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) XML
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) J2EE
4 2 (16.67%) WCF
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (16.67%) Lucene
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (25.00%) AS400
3 2 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (8.33%) Streaming Video
4 1 (8.33%) Interactive TV
4 1 (8.33%) Social Network
4 1 (8.33%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (50.00%) Web Design
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) SOA
2 3 (25.00%) UML
2 3 (25.00%) OO
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Business Development
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Web Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) BDD
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CCA
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Alterian
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) EPiServer
3 2 (16.67%) Sitecore