The table below looks at the statistics for Content Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Content Management over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management
Rank 111 95 113
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +18
Contract jobs citing Content Management 28 32 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.00% 1.31% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.90% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 9
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£350 £338 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -38.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £450 £730
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £324
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £50.00 £33.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.25% +45.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.29 £19.30 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-15.59% +37.85%
Content Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2133 1688 1841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 75.80% 69.32% 67.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1364 928 1021
Average daily rate £420 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 165 171
Average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% +1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £44.00 £45.00
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 the East of England

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

Content Management Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Content Management
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Content Management Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Content Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Content Management across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Content Management Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Content Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Content Management Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Content Management
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Content Management within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +9 15 £425 -5.55%
Hertfordshire +3 10 £325 -13.33% 2
Cambridgeshire -19 2 - - 1
Bedfordshire -19 1 - -
Norfolk - - - -
Suffolk - - - - 2
Content Management
England

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 42 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (57.14%) HTML
3 36 (51.43%) JavaScript
3 36 (51.43%) CMS
4 35 (50.00%) CSS
5 31 (44.29%) Java
6 30 (42.86%) SQL
6 30 (42.86%) XML
7 29 (41.43%) HTML5
8 27 (38.57%) J2EE
9 23 (32.86%) Ant
10 22 (31.43%) Web Services
11 20 (28.57%) UNIX
12 19 (27.14%) Linux
12 19 (27.14%) Ajax
13 17 (24.29%) XHTML
14 16 (22.86%) OO
14 16 (22.86%) IBM
14 16 (22.86%) Scrum
14 16 (22.86%) Marketing
15 15 (21.43%) Windows
15 15 (21.43%) Solaris
15 15 (21.43%) Validation
15 15 (21.43%) WebSphere
15 15 (21.43%) Relational Database
16 14 (20.00%) Eclipse
17 13 (18.57%) .NET
17 13 (18.57%) RUP
17 13 (18.57%) E-Commerce
17 13 (18.57%) B2C

Content Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 36 (51.43%) CMS
2 15 (21.43%) WebSphere
3 7 (10.00%) Adobe CQ
4 4 (5.71%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (5.71%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.29%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.86%) JBoss
7 1 (1.43%) Apache
7 1 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.43%) Content Management Server
7 1 (1.43%) Liferay
7 1 (1.43%) Node.js
7 1 (1.43%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (1.43%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.43%) Drupal
7 1 (1.43%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.43%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.86%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Tridion
1 2 (2.86%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.43%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) Internet
2 3 (4.29%) HTTP
2 3 (4.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.43%) DB2
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (32.86%) Ant
2 14 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 5 (7.14%) SoapUI
4 4 (5.71%) Subversion
4 4 (5.71%) JUnit
5 3 (4.29%) Maven
5 3 (4.29%) Log4j
6 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.43%) Toad
General
1 16 (22.86%) Marketing
2 11 (15.71%) Retail
3 9 (12.86%) Finance
3 9 (12.86%) Legal
4 6 (8.57%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.29%) Advertising
6 2 (2.86%) Publishing
6 2 (2.86%) Automotive
7 1 (1.43%) Electronics
7 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 43 (61.43%) Developer
2 18 (25.71%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.86%) Project Manager
4 8 (11.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (10.00%) Architect
5 7 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Digital Project Manager
9 2 (2.86%) Designer
9 2 (2.86%) Digital Designer
9 2 (2.86%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (2.86%) Systems Architect
9 2 (2.86%) Technical Manager
9 2 (2.86%) Applications Architect
9 2 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (57.14%) HTML
2 35 (50.00%) CSS
3 30 (42.86%) XML
4 29 (41.43%) HTML5
5 27 (38.57%) J2EE
6 22 (31.43%) Web Services
7 19 (27.14%) Ajax
8 17 (24.29%) XHTML
9 13 (18.57%) .NET
9 13 (18.57%) CSS3
10 12 (17.14%) SOAP
11 11 (15.71%) jQuery
12 10 (14.29%) XSLT
13 9 (12.86%) JSP
14 7 (10.00%) JAX-WS
14 7 (10.00%) TopLink
14 7 (10.00%) JAX-RS
15 6 (8.57%) XSL
16 5 (7.14%) Spring
16 5 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Web 2.0
2 6 (8.57%) User Experience
3 4 (5.71%) Social Media
4 3 (4.29%) Open Source
5 2 (2.86%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.86%) EPoS
5 2 (2.86%) W3C
6 1 (1.43%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.43%) Tandem
6 1 (1.43%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.43%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.57%) UNIX
2 19 (27.14%) Linux
3 15 (21.43%) Windows
3 15 (21.43%) Solaris
4 3 (4.29%) HPUX
5 1 (1.43%) Android
5 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.86%) Scrum
2 16 (22.86%) OO
3 15 (21.43%) Validation
4 13 (18.57%) RUP
4 13 (18.57%) E-Commerce
4 13 (18.57%) B2C
4 13 (18.57%) Digital Marketing
5 12 (17.14%) SOA
6 10 (14.29%) Use Case
6 10 (14.29%) User Stories
7 9 (12.86%) TDD
8 7 (10.00%) SEO
9 6 (8.57%) Web Design
9 6 (8.57%) Business Analysis
9 6 (8.57%) RAD
10 5 (7.14%) Project Management
11 4 (5.71%) PRINCE2
11 4 (5.71%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (51.43%) JavaScript
2 31 (44.29%) Java
3 30 (42.86%) SQL
4 11 (15.71%) C#
5 6 (8.57%) Perl
5 6 (8.57%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.29%) XPath
7 1 (1.43%) Groovy
7 1 (1.43%) FQL
7 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.43%) Python
7 1 (1.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.43%) MCSE
3 1 (1.43%) ISEB
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (22.86%) IBM
2 13 (18.57%) FatWire
3 7 (10.00%) Oracle
4 6 (8.57%) Sitecore
5 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.71%) Adobe
7 3 (4.29%) Sun
7 3 (4.29%) Interwoven
7 3 (4.29%) AccuRev
8 2 (2.86%) Facebook
8 2 (2.86%) Twitter
8 2 (2.86%) Google
9 1 (1.43%) Vignette
9 1 (1.43%) SAP