The table below looks at the statistics for Content Management skills 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 Management over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management
Rank 250 201 189
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -12
Contract jobs citing Content Management 479 576 593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.94% 1.14% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.44% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 339 374
Average daily rate £420 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £355 £314
% change year-on-year
+9.15% +13.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 23
Average hourly rate £12.92 £33.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.44% +63.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £10.00 £15.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.22 £40.60 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £26.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-48.57% +22.09%
Content Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41811 39981 38714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.63% 78.99% 77.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 27954 25305 24543
Average daily rate £445 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.07% +4.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 913 1164 1124
Average hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.36 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Content Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Content Management across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Content Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Content Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Content Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Content Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Content Management across the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Content Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Content Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Content Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Content Management
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 Management within the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -27 253 £440 +7.97% 57
South East -15 103 £350 -1.75% 24
Yorkshire +32 37 £475 +72.72% 10
South West -26 19 £396 +5.60% 6
West Midlands -36 17 £390 +27.34% 9
North West -9 13 £275 -41.48% 13
North East -20 12 £295 +31.11% 2
East of England -53 9 £425 +18.05% 8
East Midlands +8 8 £363 +11.53% 4
Midlands -3 3 £450 -18.18%
Content Management
UK

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 491 (53.20%) CMS
2 325 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
3 304 (32.94%) HTML
4 253 (27.41%) JavaScript
5 193 (20.91%) CSS
6 176 (19.07%) Java
7 149 (16.14%) Finance
8 148 (16.03%) E-Commerce
9 137 (14.84%) Web Services
10 136 (14.73%) Web Development
11 127 (13.76%) Scrum
12 120 (13.00%) User Experience
13 116 (12.57%) SharePoint
14 114 (12.35%) Publishing
14 114 (12.35%) Marketing
15 112 (12.13%) jQuery
16 102 (11.05%) .NET
17 101 (10.94%) Banking
18 92 (9.97%) SQL
19 91 (9.86%) Project Management
20 89 (9.64%) XML
21 88 (9.53%) Microsoft
22 84 (9.10%) Adobe
22 84 (9.10%) JIRA
23 82 (8.88%) Oracle
24 81 (8.78%) TDD
25 80 (8.67%) HTML5
26 79 (8.56%) Analytics
26 79 (8.56%) SOA
26 79 (8.56%) Workflow

Content Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 491 (53.20%) CMS
2 116 (12.57%) SharePoint
3 58 (6.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 50 (5.42%) SharePoint 2013
5 39 (4.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 38 (4.12%) WebLogic
7 37 (4.01%) Confluence
7 37 (4.01%) Sitecore CMS
8 32 (3.47%) IIS
9 30 (3.25%) WordPress
10 29 (3.14%) Drupal
11 28 (3.03%) Node.js
12 27 (2.93%) Apache
13 26 (2.82%) JBoss
14 25 (2.71%) Documentum
15 23 (2.49%) Umbraco
16 15 (1.63%) Liferay
17 13 (1.41%) Apache Solr
17 13 (1.41%) Mule
17 13 (1.41%) nginx
Applications
1 51 (5.53%) MS Office
2 40 (4.33%) MS Excel
2 40 (4.33%) Photoshop
3 18 (1.95%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 12 (1.30%) MS Project
5 11 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.98%) InfoPath
7 8 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.54%) Acrobat
9 4 (0.43%) Fireworks
9 4 (0.43%) OmniGraffle
10 3 (0.33%) Adobe Captivate
10 3 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.22%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.11%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.11%) Open Workbench
12 1 (0.11%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.11%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 25 (2.71%) Payment Gateway
2 12 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.87%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.65%) SDL Web 8
5 3 (0.33%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.33%) Magento
5 3 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.33%) Unica
6 2 (0.22%) Documaker
6 2 (0.22%) Oracle FAH
6 2 (0.22%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.22%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.11%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.11%) SAP CCM
7 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 44 (4.77%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (2.60%) GitHub
3 23 (2.49%) Google Analytics
3 23 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (2.06%) Office 365
5 9 (0.98%) Boomi
6 7 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.65%) iPaaS
8 5 (0.54%) Yammer
9 4 (0.43%) MailChimp
10 3 (0.33%) AtomSphere
11 2 (0.22%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.11%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.11%) Heroku
12 1 (0.11%) SaaS
12 1 (0.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 40 (4.33%) Internet
2 37 (4.01%) Intranet
3 17 (1.84%) DNS
4 14 (1.52%) Firewall
5 12 (1.30%) HTTP
6 9 (0.98%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (0.87%) SSL
8 6 (0.65%) Extranet
8 6 (0.65%) Skype
9 5 (0.54%) Network Security
10 4 (0.43%) DHCP
10 4 (0.43%) FTP
10 4 (0.43%) LDAP
11 3 (0.33%) Cisco ISE
12 2 (0.22%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.22%) SMS
13 1 (0.11%) 3G
13 1 (0.11%) ADSL
13 1 (0.11%) Broadband
13 1 (0.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (7.37%) SQL Server
2 39 (4.23%) MySQL
3 21 (2.28%) MongoDB
3 21 (2.28%) Relational Database
4 18 (1.95%) NoSQL
5 15 (1.63%) Big Data
5 15 (1.63%) Oracle Database
5 15 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
6 11 (1.19%) Hadoop
7 7 (0.76%) PerformancePoint
7 7 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.54%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (0.43%) Ingres
11 3 (0.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 84 (9.10%) JIRA
2 62 (6.72%) Git (software)
3 45 (4.88%) Maven
4 41 (4.44%) Jenkins
5 39 (4.23%) Selenium
6 33 (3.58%) Subversion
7 32 (3.47%) JUnit
8 28 (3.03%) Visual Studio
9 23 (2.49%) Mockito
9 23 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
10 22 (2.38%) Spock
11 17 (1.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 14 (1.52%) Ant
13 10 (1.08%) Cucumber
14 9 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
14 9 (0.98%) Xcode
15 7 (0.76%) TeamCity
16 6 (0.65%) ClearCase
16 6 (0.65%) Hudson
17 5 (0.54%) Dreamweaver
General
1 149 (16.14%) Finance
2 114 (12.35%) Marketing
2 114 (12.35%) Publishing
3 101 (10.94%) Banking
4 64 (6.93%) Retail
5 30 (3.25%) Legal
6 26 (2.82%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.30%) Advertising
7 12 (1.30%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.08%) Back Office
9 6 (0.65%) Billing
9 6 (0.65%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.65%) Retail Banking
10 5 (0.54%) Multimedia
10 5 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.43%) Electronics
11 4 (0.43%) Law
12 3 (0.33%) Games
12 3 (0.33%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.11%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 277 (30.01%) Developer
2 148 (16.03%) Architect
3 109 (11.81%) Analyst
4 79 (8.56%) Solutions Architect
5 71 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 55 (5.96%) Designer
7 54 (5.85%) Project Manager
8 45 (4.88%) Web Developer
9 37 (4.01%) Senior Developer
10 31 (3.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 30 (3.25%) Content Designer
11 30 (3.25%) Java Developer
12 26 (2.82%) .NET Developer
13 24 (2.60%) Administrator
14 23 (2.49%) SharePoint Analyst
15 22 (2.38%) Content Editor
15 22 (2.38%) SharePoint Developer
16 21 (2.28%) CMS Developer
16 21 (2.28%) Consultant
17 20 (2.17%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (32.94%) HTML
2 193 (20.91%) CSS
3 137 (14.84%) Web Services
4 112 (12.13%) jQuery
5 102 (11.05%) .NET
6 89 (9.64%) XML
7 80 (8.67%) HTML5
8 76 (8.23%) SOAP
9 59 (6.39%) AngularJS
9 59 (6.39%) JSP
9 59 (6.39%) REST
10 49 (5.31%) J2EE
11 43 (4.66%) RESTful
11 43 (4.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 42 (4.55%) ASP.NET
13 36 (3.90%) Spring
14 35 (3.79%) Ajax
14 35 (3.79%) CSS3
14 35 (3.79%) Middleware
15 28 (3.03%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 120 (13.00%) User Experience
2 71 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (7.48%) Management Information System
4 47 (5.09%) Social Media
5 34 (3.68%) iPad
6 24 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (1.73%) Computer Science
8 14 (1.52%) Algorithms
8 14 (1.52%) Mobile App
9 12 (1.30%) Blog
9 12 (1.30%) Digital Media
9 12 (1.30%) Mainframe
9 12 (1.30%) Video on Demand
9 12 (1.30%) Wiki
10 9 (0.98%) Data Centre
11 8 (0.87%) e-Learning
11 8 (0.87%) iPhone
11 8 (0.87%) Taxonomies
12 6 (0.65%) IBM Mainframe
12 6 (0.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 75 (8.13%) Windows
2 70 (7.58%) Linux
3 46 (4.98%) Unix
4 21 (2.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (2.06%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.30%) Android
6 12 (1.30%) Windows Server
7 9 (0.98%) Solaris
8 8 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.33%) AIX
11 2 (0.22%) Debian
11 2 (0.22%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.22%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 325 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (16.03%) E-Commerce
3 136 (14.73%) Web Development
4 127 (13.76%) Scrum
5 91 (9.86%) Project Management
6 81 (8.78%) TDD
7 79 (8.56%) Analytics
7 79 (8.56%) SOA
7 79 (8.56%) Workflow
8 69 (7.48%) CRM
8 69 (7.48%) TOGAF
9 67 (7.26%) OO
10 62 (6.72%) Continuous Integration
11 61 (6.61%) Waterfall
12 58 (6.28%) Business Intelligence
12 58 (6.28%) SDLC
13 57 (6.18%) Stakeholder Management
14 53 (5.74%) Migration
15 50 (5.42%) MVC
16 43 (4.66%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 253 (27.41%) JavaScript
2 176 (19.07%) Java
3 92 (9.97%) SQL
4 72 (7.80%) C#
4 72 (7.80%) PHP
5 25 (2.71%) PowerShell
5 25 (2.71%) Python
6 24 (2.60%) Perl
7 18 (1.95%) Groovy
8 16 (1.73%) PL/SQL
9 15 (1.63%) Shell Script
10 14 (1.52%) Ruby
11 11 (1.19%) C
12 10 (1.08%) T-SQL
13 9 (0.98%) C++
13 9 (0.98%) Objective-C
14 7 (0.76%) VB.NET
15 6 (0.65%) VB
16 5 (0.54%) VBScript
17 3 (0.33%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 68 (7.37%) Degree
2 29 (3.14%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.52%) SC Cleared
4 9 (0.98%) CISSP
5 7 (0.76%) ISEB
6 6 (0.65%) PMI Certification
6 6 (0.65%) PMP
7 4 (0.43%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.43%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.22%) CCNA
9 2 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.22%) CITP
9 2 (0.22%) MCSE
9 2 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.36%) QA
2 11 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (0.98%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.76%) SLA
4 7 (0.76%) WCAG
5 6 (0.65%) ISO27002
6 4 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.22%) COBIT
7 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (1.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.22%) Xen
4 1 (0.11%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.11%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 25 (2.71%) Puppet
2 22 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (1.30%) Capistrano
3 12 (1.30%) Nagios
4 5 (0.54%) CloudHub
5 4 (0.43%) TeamSite
6 2 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.11%) SCCM
7 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 88 (9.53%) Microsoft
2 84 (9.10%) Adobe
3 82 (8.88%) Oracle
4 43 (4.66%) Sitecore
5 28 (3.03%) ATG
6 27 (2.93%) SAP
7 26 (2.82%) Google
8 25 (2.71%) Endeca
9 15 (1.63%) FatWire
10 13 (1.41%) IBM
10 13 (1.41%) RedDot
10 13 (1.41%) VMware
11 11 (1.19%) BEA
11 11 (1.19%) ServiceNow
12 10 (1.08%) Informatica
12 10 (1.08%) MuleSoft
12 10 (1.08%) Zend
13 9 (0.98%) Apple
13 9 (0.98%) Dell
13 9 (0.98%) EPiServer
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