The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East of England region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management
Rank 120 88 90
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +2
Contract jobs citing Content Management 29 32 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.96% 1.34% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 1.92% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 17
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £190 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £301 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.15% -7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £40.50 £35.50 £32.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.08% +10.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £28.13 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-28.88% +33.92%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2224 1663 2034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 73.28% 69.58% 67.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1304 873 1005
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 131 231
Average hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.75 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Content Management
England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +7 16 £438 +34.61% 1
Cambridgeshire -19 7 £350 - 4
Hertfordshire -1 5 £360 +6.66% 3
Bedfordshire -24 1 £198 +12.85% 2
Suffolk - - - -
Content Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 26 (50.00%) HTML
2 25 (48.08%) XML
3 23 (44.23%) SQL
3 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
4 20 (38.46%) CSS
5 19 (36.54%) Java
5 19 (36.54%) UNIX
5 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (34.62%) OO
6 18 (34.62%) J2EE
7 17 (32.69%) Ant
7 17 (32.69%) Linux
7 17 (32.69%) IBM
7 17 (32.69%) Ajax
8 14 (26.92%) CMS
8 14 (26.92%) FatWire
8 14 (26.92%) Scrum
8 14 (26.92%) E-Commerce
8 14 (26.92%) RUP
8 14 (26.92%) XHTML
8 14 (26.92%) Solaris
8 14 (26.92%) HTML5
9 13 (25.00%) Web 2.0
9 13 (25.00%) WebSphere
9 13 (25.00%) Relational Database
9 13 (25.00%) RAD
9 13 (25.00%) JSP
9 13 (25.00%) Retail
10 12 (23.08%) Subversion
10 12 (23.08%) Manufacturing

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 14 (26.92%) CMS
2 13 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 8 (15.38%) MQSeries
4 7 (13.46%) Adobe CQ
5 5 (9.62%) Tomcat
6 4 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.85%) Moodle
8 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.92%) Documentum
8 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.92%) Content Management Server
8 1 (1.92%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.92%) IIS
8 1 (1.92%) Apache
8 1 (1.92%) AquaLogic
8 1 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.92%) MS Office
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.92%) XMetaL
1 1 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Tridion
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) Internet
2 4 (7.69%) HTTP
3 3 (5.77%) Intranet
4 1 (1.92%) Extranet
4 1 (1.92%) Firewall
4 1 (1.92%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (13.46%) MySQL
2 7 (13.46%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.69%) DB2
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (32.69%) Ant
2 12 (23.08%) Subversion
3 9 (17.31%) Eclipse
4 8 (15.38%) JUnit
4 8 (15.38%) Log4j
5 4 (7.69%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Maven
5 4 (7.69%) ReSharper
5 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.92%) Toad
General
1 13 (25.00%) Retail
2 12 (23.08%) Manufacturing
3 10 (19.23%) Finance
4 9 (17.31%) Marketing
5 8 (15.38%) Legal
6 3 (5.77%) Automotive
7 2 (3.85%) Publishing
8 1 (1.92%) Games
8 1 (1.92%) Advertising
8 1 (1.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (55.77%) Developer
2 14 (26.92%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.54%) .NET Developer
3 6 (11.54%) Analyst
3 6 (11.54%) Project Manager
4 4 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Test Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Technical Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Digital Project Manager
7 1 (1.92%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (1.92%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (1.92%) Designer
7 1 (1.92%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (1.92%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (1.92%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (1.92%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.00%) HTML
2 25 (48.08%) XML
3 20 (38.46%) CSS
4 18 (34.62%) J2EE
5 17 (32.69%) Ajax
6 14 (26.92%) HTML5
6 14 (26.92%) XHTML
7 13 (25.00%) JSP
8 12 (23.08%) XSLT
9 11 (21.15%) Web Services
10 10 (19.23%) .NET
11 8 (15.38%) Servlets
11 8 (15.38%) Struts
11 8 (15.38%) JMS
11 8 (15.38%) XMLBeans
12 7 (13.46%) jQuery
13 6 (11.54%) REST
13 6 (11.54%) SOAP
13 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET
14 4 (7.69%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Web 2.0
2 2 (3.85%) Copywriting
2 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.85%) VLE
3 1 (1.92%) W3C
3 1 (1.92%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.92%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.92%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 19 (36.54%) UNIX
2 17 (32.69%) Linux
3 14 (26.92%) Solaris
4 8 (15.38%) HPUX
5 7 (13.46%) Windows
6 2 (3.85%) Android
6 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (34.62%) OO
3 14 (26.92%) RUP
3 14 (26.92%) E-Commerce
3 14 (26.92%) Scrum
4 13 (25.00%) RAD
5 9 (17.31%) SOA
6 8 (15.38%) UML
6 8 (15.38%) Validation
7 6 (11.54%) SEO
7 6 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (11.54%) User Stories
8 5 (9.62%) MVC
9 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
9 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (5.77%) Test Automation
11 2 (3.85%) Web Design
11 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
11 2 (3.85%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
1 23 (44.23%) SQL
2 19 (36.54%) Java
3 9 (17.31%) C#
4 8 (15.38%) XPath
5 4 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.69%) Perl
6 1 (1.92%) PHP
6 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.92%) FQL
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) Sun Certification
3 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) SCOM
1 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) IBM
2 14 (26.92%) FatWire
3 10 (19.23%) Oracle
4 8 (15.38%) Interwoven
5 5 (9.62%) ATG
6 4 (7.69%) Sun
6 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 4 (7.69%) Blue Martini
6 4 (7.69%) Elastic Path
7 2 (3.85%) Adobe
8 1 (1.92%) Vignette
8 1 (1.92%) BEA
8 1 (1.92%) Plumtree
8 1 (1.92%) Facebook
8 1 (1.92%) Twitter
8 1 (1.92%) Sitecore