The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management
Rank 180 203 193
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -10
Contract jobs citing Content Management 574 466 497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.20% 1.01% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 1.37% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 259 273
Average daily rate
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£375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £171 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 23 17
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £9.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.00 £37.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £31.25 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-36.00% +66.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35674 33981 37500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.45% 73.32% 70.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 22568 21050 21971
Average daily rate £405 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1046 994 1335
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Content Management
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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 22 July 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Content Management across the England region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Content Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 July 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 +35 345 £400 - 81
South East +32 96 £325 - 28
West Midlands +9 32 £295 -13.61% 8
East of England -23 29 £368 +36.74% 9
South West -22 26 £288 +84.88% 8
Yorkshire -1 19 £400 +33.22% 11
North West -17 13 £275 -23.07% 10
North East - 10 £383 - 2
East Midlands -22 3 £360 +22.03% 8
Content Management
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Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 478 (40.37%) HTML
2 470 (39.70%) CMS
3 335 (28.29%) JavaScript
4 309 (26.10%) CSS
5 275 (23.23%) Agile Software Development
6 241 (20.35%) XML
7 235 (19.85%) Web Services
8 229 (19.34%) .NET
9 219 (18.50%) Scrum
10 214 (18.07%) Java
11 184 (15.54%) Finance
12 179 (15.12%) jQuery
13 167 (14.10%) C#
14 162 (13.68%) Web Development
15 157 (13.26%) E-Commerce
16 154 (13.01%) Marketing
16 154 (13.01%) HTML5
17 148 (12.50%) TDD
18 144 (12.16%) SQL Server
19 142 (11.99%) Project Management
20 141 (11.91%) SharePoint
21 135 (11.40%) SQL
22 134 (11.32%) Oracle
23 129 (10.90%) Microsoft
24 120 (10.14%) Social Media
25 118 (9.97%) SEO
26 115 (9.71%) SOAP
27 114 (9.63%) ASP.NET
28 112 (9.46%) Retail
29 108 (9.12%) Internet

Content Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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
1 470 (39.70%) CMS
2 141 (11.91%) SharePoint
3 66 (5.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 63 (5.32%) Drupal
5 55 (4.65%) WebLogic
6 46 (3.89%) Umbraco
6 46 (3.89%) Adobe CQ
7 44 (3.72%) SharePoint 2010
8 40 (3.38%) WebSphere
9 39 (3.29%) IIS
10 36 (3.04%) WordPress
11 32 (2.70%) Apache
12 31 (2.62%) SharePoint 2013
13 26 (2.20%) Tomcat
14 20 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
14 20 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
14 20 (1.69%) Node.js
15 16 (1.35%) Alfresco
15 16 (1.35%) MQSeries
16 15 (1.27%) Documentum
Applications
1 81 (6.84%) Photoshop
2 75 (6.33%) MS Excel
3 54 (4.56%) MS Office
4 24 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 23 (1.94%) MS Project
6 19 (1.60%) Adobe Illustrator
7 11 (0.93%) MS Visio
8 8 (0.68%) InfoPath
9 7 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
10 6 (0.51%) Adobe Captivate
11 4 (0.34%) Acrobat
11 4 (0.34%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.084%) XMetaL
12 1 (0.084%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 24 (2.03%) Google Analytics
2 23 (1.94%) Tridion
3 22 (1.86%) SAP SRM
4 12 (1.01%) Magento
5 9 (0.76%) SiteCatalyst
6 8 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (0.68%) WebTrends
7 7 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (0.59%) Documaker
7 7 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
8 6 (0.51%) Cordys
8 6 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
9 4 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
9 4 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (0.34%) Oracle FAH
10 3 (0.25%) Oracle Cash Management
10 3 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
11 2 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
11 2 (0.17%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (1.35%) SaaS
3 8 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.25%) GitHub
5 3 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.17%) Rackspace Cloud
6 2 (0.17%) Office 365
7 1 (0.084%) Joyent
7 1 (0.084%) Heroku
7 1 (0.084%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.084%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.084%) ElastiCache
7 1 (0.084%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 108 (9.12%) Internet
2 101 (8.53%) Intranet
3 15 (1.27%) Firewall
3 15 (1.27%) HTTP
4 11 (0.93%) Extranet
5 8 (0.68%) HTTPS
5 8 (0.68%) SSL
6 7 (0.59%) FTP
7 6 (0.51%) LDAP
8 5 (0.42%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.34%) DMZ
9 4 (0.34%) SMS
10 3 (0.25%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (0.25%) DNS
11 2 (0.17%) Network Security
11 2 (0.17%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.17%) FWSM
11 2 (0.17%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.17%) VPN
11 2 (0.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (12.16%) SQL Server
2 49 (4.14%) MySQL
3 48 (4.05%) Relational Database
4 36 (3.04%) RDBMS
5 30 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (2.53%) Oracle Database
6 29 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (1.77%) SAP BW
8 19 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
9 18 (1.52%) MongoDB
9 18 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 16 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (1.10%) DB2
11 13 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
12 12 (1.01%) NoSQL
13 11 (0.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 8 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
15 7 (0.59%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 103 (8.70%) Subversion
2 75 (6.33%) Visual Studio
3 73 (6.17%) Ant
4 72 (6.08%) Git (software)
5 56 (4.73%) Maven
6 33 (2.79%) Eclipse
7 32 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
8 27 (2.28%) JUnit
9 25 (2.11%) JIRA
10 21 (1.77%) Cucumber
11 20 (1.69%) Selenium
11 20 (1.69%) Dreamweaver
12 18 (1.52%) Log4j
12 18 (1.52%) SpecFlow
12 18 (1.52%) Jenkins
13 17 (1.44%) NUnit
14 12 (1.01%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
15 10 (0.84%) Hudson
16 9 (0.76%) MSTest
16 9 (0.76%) WATIR
General
1 184 (15.54%) Finance
2 154 (13.01%) Marketing
3 112 (9.46%) Retail
4 106 (8.95%) Publishing
5 73 (6.17%) Banking
6 59 (4.98%) Legal
7 47 (3.97%) Manufacturing
8 33 (2.79%) Pharmaceutical
9 21 (1.77%) Telecoms
10 18 (1.52%) Advertising
11 14 (1.18%) Games
12 13 (1.10%) Retail Banking
13 10 (0.84%) French Language
13 10 (0.84%) German Language
13 10 (0.84%) Automotive
13 10 (0.84%) Financial Institution
14 9 (0.76%) Investment Banking
15 8 (0.68%) Multimedia
15 8 (0.68%) Dutch Language
16 7 (0.59%) Billing
Job Titles
1 452 (38.18%) Developer
2 163 (13.77%) Analyst
3 93 (7.85%) Business Analyst
4 86 (7.26%) Web Developer
5 73 (6.17%) Architect
6 71 (6.00%) Project Manager
7 67 (5.66%) Consultant
8 60 (5.07%) .NET Developer
9 57 (4.81%) Front-End Developer
10 54 (4.56%) Java Developer
11 38 (3.21%) Designer
12 37 (3.13%) Agile Business Analyst
13 34 (2.87%) Content Editor
14 31 (2.62%) SharePoint Developer
14 31 (2.62%) Solutions Architect
15 28 (2.36%) Content Manager
16 24 (2.03%) Web Editor
17 23 (1.94%) C# Developer
18 22 (1.86%) SAP Consultant
19 21 (1.77%) SAP SRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 478 (40.37%) HTML
2 309 (26.10%) CSS
3 241 (20.35%) XML
4 235 (19.85%) Web Services
5 229 (19.34%) .NET
6 179 (15.12%) jQuery
7 154 (13.01%) HTML5
8 115 (9.71%) SOAP
9 114 (9.63%) ASP.NET
10 97 (8.19%) J2EE
10 97 (8.19%) CSS3
11 92 (7.77%) Ajax
12 88 (7.43%) JSP
13 85 (7.18%) XSLT
14 77 (6.50%) XHTML
14 77 (6.50%) REST
15 76 (6.42%) RESTful
16 56 (4.73%) JMS
17 49 (4.14%) Spring
17 49 (4.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 120 (10.14%) Social Media
2 65 (5.49%) Management Information System
3 60 (5.07%) Open Source
4 46 (3.89%) iPad
5 45 (3.80%) Mobile App
6 41 (3.46%) Copywriting
7 25 (2.11%) W3C
8 23 (1.94%) Web 2.0
9 15 (1.27%) Blackberry
9 15 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (1.18%) Digital Media
10 14 (1.18%) Taxonomies
10 14 (1.18%) Graphic Design
11 13 (1.10%) E-Learning
11 13 (1.10%) iPhone
12 12 (1.01%) Computer Science
12 12 (1.01%) N-Tier
13 9 (0.76%) Statistics
13 9 (0.76%) Wiki
13 9 (0.76%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 88 (7.43%) Linux
2 84 (7.09%) Windows
3 40 (3.38%) UNIX
4 25 (2.11%) Android
5 23 (1.94%) Solaris
6 19 (1.60%) Apple iOS
7 16 (1.35%) HPUX
8 15 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.59%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.25%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.17%) CentOS
13 2 (0.17%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.17%) AIX
14 1 (0.084%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.084%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.084%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (23.23%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (18.50%) Scrum
3 162 (13.68%) Web Development
4 157 (13.26%) E-Commerce
5 148 (12.50%) TDD
6 142 (11.99%) Project Management
7 118 (9.97%) SEO
8 98 (8.28%) MVC
9 95 (8.02%) UML
10 93 (7.85%) OO
11 91 (7.69%) Analytics
12 90 (7.60%) Workflow
13 72 (6.08%) Migration
13 72 (6.08%) Stakeholder Management
14 71 (6.00%) SOA
15 70 (5.91%) Continuous Integration
16 69 (5.83%) BDD
17 64 (5.41%) CRM
18 62 (5.24%) User Stories
19 61 (5.15%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 335 (28.29%) JavaScript
2 214 (18.07%) Java
3 167 (14.10%) C#
4 135 (11.40%) SQL
5 77 (6.50%) PHP
6 35 (2.96%) Groovy
7 34 (2.87%) Python
8 21 (1.77%) T-SQL
8 21 (1.77%) Perl
9 19 (1.60%) XPath
9 19 (1.60%) Bash Shell
10 17 (1.44%) Ruby
11 12 (1.01%) XQuery
12 10 (0.84%) VBA
13 9 (0.76%) Scala
14 8 (0.68%) PowerShell
15 7 (0.59%) ActionScript
15 7 (0.59%) Jython
15 7 (0.59%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 6 (0.51%) XAML
Qualifications
1 104 (8.78%) Degree
2 25 (2.11%) ISEB
3 22 (1.86%) Security Cleared
4 19 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (0.93%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.68%) PMP
6 8 (0.68%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (0.42%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.34%) Sun Certification
10 3 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.25%) MBA
10 3 (0.25%) CISSP
10 3 (0.25%) GISP
10 3 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.17%) APMP
11 2 (0.17%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.17%) CCSP
11 2 (0.17%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (6.50%) QA
2 16 (1.35%) SLA
3 14 (1.18%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.59%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.42%) WAI
7 3 (0.25%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.17%) WCAG
8 2 (0.17%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.084%) HL7
System Software
1 16 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.51%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.25%) Varnish
6 1 (0.084%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.084%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.084%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.084%) XenApp
6 1 (0.084%) XenServer
6 1 (0.084%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.084%) vSphere
6 1 (0.084%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 20 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (1.27%) Puppet
3 12 (1.01%) Capistrano
4 10 (0.84%) Oracle Identity Management
4 10 (0.84%) Nagios
5 7 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.17%) OpenView
7 2 (0.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 2 (0.17%) SCCM
8 1 (0.084%) SCOM
8 1 (0.084%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.084%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 134 (11.32%) Oracle
2 129 (10.90%) Microsoft
3 90 (7.60%) Adobe
4 76 (6.42%) Sitecore
5 54 (4.56%) ATG
6 51 (4.31%) JBoss
7 43 (3.63%) FatWire
8 40 (3.38%) Endeca
8 40 (3.38%) Google
9 37 (3.13%) Perforce
9 37 (3.13%) IBM
10 31 (2.62%) SAP
11 29 (2.45%) EPiServer
12 28 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
13 26 (2.20%) Open Text
14 24 (2.03%) Interwoven
15 19 (1.60%) RedDot
15 19 (1.60%) Twitter
15 19 (1.60%) ServiceNow
16 18 (1.52%) Ektron
Swindon, Wiltshire
Roc Search
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rate
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Merseyside
Computer People
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, Sussex
Hays Plc - The Pensions Regulator
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £350 - 430 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £400 - 600 per day + Some Travel Expenses
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent daily rates
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day to £600 day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £700 per day + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £0.00 - £190.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tadworth, Surrey
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £700 per day + negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago