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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Editor
Rank 537 532 534
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Content Editor 37 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.072% 0.059% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.064% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 4
Average daily rate
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£175 £200 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £170 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £268 £215
UK excluding London average daily rate £228 £200 £226
% change year-on-year
+13.75% -11.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Average hourly rate £77.25 £9.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+758.33% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.05 £9.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.45 £13.20 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £9.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -50.00%
Content Editor
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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
46471 43917 44186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.65% 92.79% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 29922 27163 25293
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £226 £228
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 1929 1917 2419
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £38.50 £41.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 26 November 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Content Editor across the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Content Editor Hourly Rate Histogram 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 26 November 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 +17 19 £138 -42.63%
South East -12 7 £255 +9.67% 2
East of England - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Content Editor
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Content Editor
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 41 (42.71%) HTML
2 37 (38.54%) CMS
3 36 (37.50%) Content Management
4 35 (36.46%) Publishing
5 20 (20.83%) Legal
5 20 (20.83%) User Experience
6 19 (19.79%) Social Media
7 18 (18.75%) SEO
8 16 (16.67%) Finance
9 15 (15.63%) CSS
10 12 (12.50%) XML
10 12 (12.50%) XSLT
10 12 (12.50%) E-Commerce
11 11 (11.46%) Python
11 11 (11.46%) XQuery
12 10 (10.42%) Migration
12 10 (10.42%) Marketing
13 9 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (9.38%) Copywriting
14 8 (8.33%) Web Application Development
14 8 (8.33%) Analytics
14 8 (8.33%) Management Information System
15 7 (7.29%) Intranet
15 7 (7.29%) Internet
15 7 (7.29%) SharePoint
15 7 (7.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 7 (7.29%) WordPress
16 6 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
16 6 (6.25%) Sitecore
16 6 (6.25%) Blog

Content Editor
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 37 (38.54%) CMS
2 7 (7.29%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.29%) WordPress
3 6 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (6.25%) Drupal
4 5 (5.21%) TeamSite
5 3 (3.13%) Joomla!
6 2 (2.08%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.08%) Magnolia
7 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.13%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.08%) MS Office
4 1 (1.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.04%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.29%) Intranet
1 7 (7.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.04%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) JUnit
1 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (36.46%) Publishing
2 20 (20.83%) Legal
3 16 (16.67%) Finance
4 10 (10.42%) Marketing
5 5 (5.21%) Law
6 3 (3.13%) Retail
7 2 (2.08%) Spanish Language
7 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.08%) German Language
7 2 (2.08%) Banking
8 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.04%) Italian Language
8 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (42.71%) HTML
2 15 (15.63%) CSS
3 12 (12.50%) XML
3 12 (12.50%) XSLT
4 5 (5.21%) jQuery
5 2 (2.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.83%) User Experience
2 19 (19.79%) Social Media
3 9 (9.38%) Copywriting
4 8 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 6 (6.25%) Blog
6 2 (2.08%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.08%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (2.08%) BBC
7 1 (1.04%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.04%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.04%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (37.50%) Content Management
2 18 (18.75%) SEO
3 12 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 10 (10.42%) Migration
5 9 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (8.33%) Web Application Development
6 8 (8.33%) Analytics
7 7 (7.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (6.25%) Web Usability
9 5 (5.21%) Benchmarking
10 4 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (4.17%) B2C
10 4 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (3.13%) B2B
11 3 (3.13%) Online Marketing
12 2 (2.08%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (2.08%) Web Design
13 1 (1.04%) Workflow
13 1 (1.04%) Business Analysis
13 1 (1.04%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.46%) Python
1 11 (11.46%) XQuery
2 3 (3.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.13%) Degree
3 2 (2.08%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (6.25%) Sitecore
1 6 (6.25%) Google
2 2 (2.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.08%) Adobe
3 1 (1.04%) FatWire
3 1 (1.04%) ATG
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle
3 1 (1.04%) Twitter
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250 - £290 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
SSE
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago