The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Editor
Rank 527 478 551
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +73
Contract jobs requiring a Content Editor 30 44 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.10% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.11% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 34 12
Average daily rate £181 £244 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.64% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £129 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £321 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £188 £175 £160
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 £9.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.24 £9.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+80.38% -30.76%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47436 40059 51618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.37% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29338 23533 29060
Average daily rate £398 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1929 2075 2465
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Content Editor
UK

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -50 17 £175 -30.00% 3
South East -18 6 £175 - 2
North West -19 2 £123 -
South West - 2 £363 - 1
Content Editor
UK

Content Editor
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 27 (44.26%) Content Management
2 23 (37.70%) CMS
3 16 (26.23%) HTML
3 16 (26.23%) Analytics
4 15 (24.59%) MS Office
5 14 (22.95%) Photoshop
5 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
6 13 (21.31%) Degree
7 12 (19.67%) Marketing
8 11 (18.03%) Google
8 11 (18.03%) Finance
8 11 (18.03%) Intranet
9 9 (14.75%) SharePoint
9 9 (14.75%) Publishing
9 9 (14.75%) Google Analytics
10 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
10 8 (13.11%) CSS
10 8 (13.11%) Project Management
10 8 (13.11%) SEO
11 7 (11.48%) Social Media
12 6 (9.84%) Copywriting
12 6 (9.84%) Web Development
13 5 (8.20%) Web Analytics
13 5 (8.20%) Adobe
14 4 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
14 4 (6.56%) Statistics
14 4 (6.56%) Digital Marketing
14 4 (6.56%) Sitecore CMS
14 4 (6.56%) Sitecore
15 3 (4.92%) Spanish Language

Content Editor
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 23 (37.70%) CMS
2 9 (14.75%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.56%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (4.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.28%) Drupal
6 1 (1.64%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.64%) WordPress
6 1 (1.64%) Sitefinity
6 1 (1.64%) TeamSite
6 1 (1.64%) WorkSite
Applications
1 15 (24.59%) MS Office
2 14 (22.95%) Photoshop
3 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
4 4 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (4.92%) Fireworks
6 2 (3.28%) QuarkXPress
6 2 (3.28%) FreeHand
Business Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.03%) Intranet
2 3 (4.92%) Internet
3 2 (3.28%) FTP
4 1 (1.64%) Broadband
4 1 (1.64%) Extranet
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Dreamweaver
General
1 12 (19.67%) Marketing
2 11 (18.03%) Finance
3 9 (14.75%) Publishing
4 3 (4.92%) Legal
4 3 (4.92%) Advertising
4 3 (4.92%) Spanish Language
5 2 (3.28%) Local Government
5 2 (3.28%) Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.64%) French Language
6 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.23%) HTML
2 8 (13.11%) CSS
3 2 (3.28%) XML
3 2 (3.28%) Flash
3 2 (3.28%) Google Maps API
4 1 (1.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Social Media
2 6 (9.84%) Copywriting
3 4 (6.56%) Statistics
4 3 (4.92%) Digital Media
5 2 (3.28%) Economics
5 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.64%) W3C
6 1 (1.64%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.64%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.64%) Video Editing
6 1 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.64%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (44.26%) Content Management
2 16 (26.23%) Analytics
3 8 (13.11%) Project Management
3 8 (13.11%) SEO
4 6 (9.84%) Web Development
5 5 (8.20%) Web Analytics
6 4 (6.56%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (4.92%) Document Management
8 2 (3.28%) Web Design
8 2 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.28%) Migration
8 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.28%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.28%) Time Management
8 2 (3.28%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.64%) Customer Insight
9 1 (1.64%) Email Management
9 1 (1.64%) Web Accessibility
9 1 (1.64%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.64%) ActionScript
2 1 (1.64%) Python
2 1 (1.64%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.03%) Google
3 5 (8.20%) Adobe
4 4 (6.56%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.28%) Alterian
5 2 (3.28%) Quark
6 1 (1.64%) FatWire
6 1 (1.64%) EPiServer
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