The table below looks at the statistics for the Content Editor role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Content Editor in their job title over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Editor
Rank 561 529 517
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Content Editor 28 31 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.066% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.071% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 8
Average daily rate
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£188 £225 £133
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +69.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £170 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £275 £201
UK excluding London average daily rate £245 £225 £171
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +31.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 11
Average hourly rate £15.75 £9.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -48.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £15.30 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £9.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+61.11% -48.57%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46377 43815 42054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.76% 92.62% 93.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 29997 26942 24224
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1904 1934 2472
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Content Editor
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Content Editor in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Content Editor Jobs Demand Trend in England

Content Editor
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Content Editor Daily Rate Trend in England

Content Editor
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Content Editor across the England region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Content Editor Daily Rate Histogram in England

Content Editor
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Content Editor Hourly Rate Trend in England

Content Editor
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Content Editor within the England region over the 3 months to 18 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
London +21 10 £144 -37.32%
South East -29 10 £255 - 2
East of England - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
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Content Editor
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Content Editor in their job title 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 with Content Editor in their job title.

1 42 (42.42%) HTML
2 40 (40.40%) Content Management
3 38 (38.38%) Publishing
3 38 (38.38%) CMS
4 20 (20.20%) Legal
4 20 (20.20%) User Experience
5 19 (19.19%) Social Media
6 18 (18.18%) SEO
6 18 (18.18%) Finance
7 17 (17.17%) CSS
8 13 (13.13%) E-Commerce
9 12 (12.12%) Migration
10 11 (11.11%) Marketing
10 11 (11.11%) XML
10 11 (11.11%) XSLT
11 10 (10.10%) Copywriting
11 10 (10.10%) Python
11 10 (10.10%) XQuery
12 9 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (9.09%) WordPress
12 9 (9.09%) Analytics
13 8 (8.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 8 (8.08%) Web Application Development
13 8 (8.08%) Intranet
13 8 (8.08%) Internet
13 8 (8.08%) Management Information System
13 8 (8.08%) SharePoint
14 6 (6.06%) Web Usability
14 6 (6.06%) Sitecore CMS
14 6 (6.06%) Sitecore

Content Editor
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Content Editor in their job title 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 with Content Editor in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (38.38%) CMS
2 9 (9.09%) WordPress
3 8 (8.08%) SharePoint
4 6 (6.06%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (6.06%) Drupal
5 5 (5.05%) TeamSite
6 3 (3.03%) Joomla!
7 2 (2.02%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.01%) Sitefinity
8 1 (1.01%) Magnolia
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.04%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.02%) MS Office
4 1 (1.01%) MS Project
4 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.01%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.08%) Intranet
1 8 (8.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.01%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.01%) JUnit
General
1 38 (38.38%) Publishing
2 20 (20.20%) Legal
3 18 (18.18%) Finance
4 11 (11.11%) Marketing
5 5 (5.05%) Law
6 3 (3.03%) German Language
6 3 (3.03%) Spanish Language
6 3 (3.03%) Retail
7 2 (2.02%) Banking
7 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.01%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (42.42%) HTML
2 17 (17.17%) CSS
3 11 (11.11%) XML
3 11 (11.11%) XSLT
4 5 (5.05%) jQuery
5 2 (2.02%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.20%) User Experience
2 19 (19.19%) Social Media
3 10 (10.10%) Copywriting
4 8 (8.08%) Management Information System
5 6 (6.06%) Blog
6 2 (2.02%) BBC
6 2 (2.02%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.01%) Open Source
7 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.01%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.01%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (40.40%) Content Management
2 18 (18.18%) SEO
3 13 (13.13%) E-Commerce
4 12 (12.12%) Migration
5 9 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (9.09%) Analytics
6 8 (8.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 8 (8.08%) Web Application Development
7 6 (6.06%) Web Usability
8 5 (5.05%) Benchmarking
9 4 (4.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.04%) B2C
9 4 (4.04%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (3.03%) Online Marketing
10 3 (3.03%) B2B
11 2 (2.02%) Web Design
11 2 (2.02%) Project Management
11 2 (2.02%) User Acceptance Testing
12 1 (1.01%) Data Entry
12 1 (1.01%) Web Marketing
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.10%) Python
1 10 (10.10%) XQuery
2 4 (4.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.01%) PHP
3 1 (1.01%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (4.04%) Degree
1 4 (4.04%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.02%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (6.06%) Sitecore
1 6 (6.06%) Google
2 3 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.02%) Adobe
4 1 (1.01%) Twitter
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle
4 1 (1.01%) FatWire
4 1 (1.01%) ATG
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