The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Content Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Content Management over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Content Management
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 130 137
Rank change year-on-year -10 +7  
Contract jobs citing Content Management 22 29 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.72% 0.86% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.98% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 26 35
Median daily rate £424 £406 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.43% +5.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £582 £500 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £15.65
% change year-on-year +11.11% -13.75%  

Content Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2628 2969 4223
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 85.55% 87.71% 82.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2060 2378 3263
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 28 34
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -2.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £47.50 £92.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Content Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Content Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Content Management in the City of London

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Content Management in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Content Management in the City of London

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Content Management in the City of London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Content Management in the City of London

Content Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Content Management in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Content Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 27 (62.79%) CMS
1 27 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.88%) XML
2 15 (34.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 13 (30.23%) HTML
3 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
3 13 (30.23%) Adobe
3 13 (30.23%) Marketing
4 11 (25.58%) User Experience
5 10 (23.26%) Java
5 10 (23.26%) CSS
6 9 (20.93%) jQuery
7 8 (18.60%) Degree
8 7 (16.28%) C#
8 7 (16.28%) .NET
8 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
8 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
8 7 (16.28%) Legal
8 7 (16.28%) Migration
8 7 (16.28%) Front End Development
9 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET
9 6 (13.95%) Web Services
10 5 (11.63%) Data Modelling
10 5 (11.63%) Advertising
10 5 (11.63%) MVC
10 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
10 5 (11.63%) Project Management
10 5 (11.63%) Banking
10 5 (11.63%) Ethnography

Content Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 27 (62.79%) CMS
2 15 (34.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (6.98%) IIS
3 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.65%) Apache
4 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.33%) Confluence
5 1 (2.33%) Drupal
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.98%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.98%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (2.33%) Akamai
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.33%) IaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) Office 365
3 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) HTTP
2 2 (4.65%) Internet
2 2 (4.65%) Intranet
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.33%) DNS
3 1 (2.33%) Extranet
3 1 (2.33%) LDAP
3 1 (2.33%) Network Security
3 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.33%) Big Data
4 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.33%) EDRMS
4 1 (2.33%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (2.33%) OLAP
4 1 (2.33%) PowerPivot
4 1 (2.33%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.65%) Selenium
3 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
3 2 (4.65%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.33%) Appium
4 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.33%) JIRA
4 1 (2.33%) JMeter
4 1 (2.33%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.33%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (2.33%) TestNG
General
1 13 (30.23%) Marketing
2 7 (16.28%) Legal
3 5 (11.63%) Advertising
3 5 (11.63%) Banking
4 3 (6.98%) Finance
4 3 (6.98%) Retail
5 2 (4.65%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.33%) Back Office
6 1 (2.33%) Front Office
6 1 (2.33%) Games
6 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Developer
2 5 (11.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 5 (11.63%) User Experience Researcher
3 3 (6.98%) .NET Developer
3 3 (6.98%) HTML CSS Developer
3 3 (6.98%) HTML Developer
3 3 (6.98%) Product Manager
3 3 (6.98%) User Researcher
4 2 (4.65%) Analyst
4 2 (4.65%) Architect
4 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (4.65%) Digital Product Manager
4 2 (4.65%) Senior Manager
4 2 (4.65%) Senior Product Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Active Directory Architect
5 1 (2.33%) Digital Transformation
5 1 (2.33%) Digital Transformation Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Digital UX Designer
5 1 (2.33%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) XML
2 13 (30.23%) HTML
3 10 (23.26%) CSS
4 9 (20.93%) jQuery
5 7 (16.28%) .NET
6 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET
6 6 (13.95%) Web Services
7 5 (11.63%) HTML5
7 5 (11.63%) RESTful
8 4 (9.30%) Ajax
8 4 (9.30%) SignalR
9 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (6.98%) CSS3
9 3 (6.98%) HTML5 Canvas
9 3 (6.98%) JSTL
9 3 (6.98%) SVG
9 3 (6.98%) XHTML
10 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
10 2 (4.65%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) User Experience
2 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) Social Media
4 1 (2.33%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.33%) NHS
4 1 (2.33%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.65%) CentOS
3 2 (4.65%) Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
2 7 (16.28%) Front End Development
2 7 (16.28%) Migration
3 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (11.63%) Analytics
4 5 (11.63%) Data Integration
4 5 (11.63%) Data Modelling
4 5 (11.63%) Ethnographic Research
4 5 (11.63%) Ethnography
4 5 (11.63%) High Availability
4 5 (11.63%) MVC
4 5 (11.63%) Project Management
4 5 (11.63%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (11.63%) Usability Testing
5 4 (9.30%) Remote Testing
5 4 (9.30%) Scrum
5 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
5 4 (9.30%) Web Analytics
5 4 (9.30%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
2 10 (23.26%) Java
3 7 (16.28%) C#
4 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.33%) SQL
5 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.33%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Adobe
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.98%) OpenText
3 3 (6.98%) Perforce
3 3 (6.98%) RedDot
4 1 (2.33%) BMC
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco
4 1 (2.33%) F5
4 1 (2.33%) Facebook
4 1 (2.33%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.33%) Nintex
4 1 (2.33%) Remedy
4 1 (2.33%) Riverbed
4 1 (2.33%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.33%) Teradata
4 1 (2.33%) Twitter
4 1 (2.33%) VMware
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