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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Editor
Rank 523 539 548
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Content Editor 60 26 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.054% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.058% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 20 18
Average daily rate
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£200 £170 £189
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £100 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £405 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £118 £225
% change year-on-year
+70.21% -47.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.38 - -
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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
47194 44670 49324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.21% 92.82% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29171 27141 28355
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1876 1959 2460
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +27 24 £217 -3.55% 2
South East 0 18 £200 -39.39%
South West -36 7 £190 +90.00%
North West -6 6 £128 +34.21% 4
East Midlands - - - - 1
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Content Editor
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 36 (43.90%) Content Management
2 29 (35.37%) Publishing
2 29 (35.37%) HTML
3 27 (32.93%) CMS
4 17 (20.73%) Social Media
5 16 (19.51%) Finance
6 13 (15.85%) Copywriting
6 13 (15.85%) Analytics
7 12 (14.63%) Marketing
7 12 (14.63%) CSS
8 11 (13.41%) SEO
8 11 (13.41%) Legal
9 10 (12.20%) Migration
9 10 (12.20%) XML
9 10 (12.20%) XSLT
9 10 (12.20%) Python
9 10 (12.20%) XQuery
9 10 (12.20%) Intranet
10 9 (10.98%) SharePoint
10 9 (10.98%) E-Commerce
10 9 (10.98%) Photoshop
10 9 (10.98%) Google
10 9 (10.98%) Google Analytics
11 7 (8.54%) WordPress
12 6 (7.32%) Drupal
12 6 (7.32%) Internet
13 5 (6.10%) Benchmarking
13 5 (6.10%) TeamSite
13 5 (6.10%) Degree
13 5 (6.10%) Digital Marketing

Content Editor
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 27 (32.93%) CMS
2 9 (10.98%) SharePoint
3 7 (8.54%) WordPress
4 6 (7.32%) Drupal
5 5 (6.10%) TeamSite
6 3 (3.66%) Joomla!
6 3 (3.66%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.44%) Magnolia
8 1 (1.22%) WorkSite
8 1 (1.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (10.98%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.66%) MS Office
3 2 (2.44%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (10.98%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.22%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.20%) Intranet
2 6 (7.32%) Internet
3 2 (2.44%) FTP
4 1 (1.22%) Extranet
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Dreamweaver
General
1 29 (35.37%) Publishing
2 16 (19.51%) Finance
3 12 (14.63%) Marketing
4 11 (13.41%) Legal
5 3 (3.66%) Retail
6 2 (2.44%) German Language
6 2 (2.44%) Law
7 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.22%) Banking
7 1 (1.22%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.22%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (35.37%) HTML
2 12 (14.63%) CSS
3 10 (12.20%) XML
3 10 (12.20%) XSLT
4 2 (2.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.73%) Social Media
2 13 (15.85%) Copywriting
3 5 (6.10%) Blog
4 3 (3.66%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (2.44%) Statistics
5 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.44%) BBC
6 1 (1.22%) Open Source
6 1 (1.22%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (43.90%) Content Management
2 13 (15.85%) Analytics
3 11 (13.41%) SEO
4 10 (12.20%) Migration
5 9 (10.98%) E-Commerce
6 5 (6.10%) Benchmarking
6 5 (6.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (6.10%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (4.88%) Web Development
8 3 (3.66%) Online Marketing
8 3 (3.66%) Workflow
9 2 (2.44%) B2B
9 2 (2.44%) B2C
9 2 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.44%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.22%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (1.22%) Web Marketing
10 1 (1.22%) Web Design
10 1 (1.22%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.22%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.20%) Python
1 10 (12.20%) XQuery
2 2 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.10%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.44%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (10.98%) Google
2 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.66%) Adobe
3 3 (3.66%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.22%) Omniture
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