The table below looks at the statistics for the Content Manager 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Manager
Rank 569 529 502
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Content Manager 21 39 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.081% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.087% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 26 22
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£288 £308 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% +75.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £188 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £234 £338 £225
% change year-on-year
-30.74% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £78.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
44745 44574 39549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.56% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28306 28035 23377
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1751 1849 2014
Average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Content Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Content Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Content Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Content Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Content Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Content Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Content Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Content Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Content Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Content Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Content Manager
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 Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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 -13 10 £319 +11.69% 4
South East -2 4 £228 -13.33% 1
East of England - 4 £240 -
West Midlands - 2 £338 -
Yorkshire -19 1 £150 -66.66%
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Content Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Content Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 26 (48.15%) Content Management
2 22 (40.74%) SEO
2 22 (40.74%) Marketing
3 20 (37.04%) User Experience
4 19 (35.19%) Adobe
5 18 (33.33%) Analytics
6 17 (31.48%) Mobile App
7 16 (29.63%) Project Management
8 15 (27.78%) HTML
8 15 (27.78%) Degree
9 14 (25.93%) Arabic Language
9 14 (25.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 13 (24.07%) Channel Management
10 13 (24.07%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (24.07%) Internet
10 13 (24.07%) CMS
11 10 (18.52%) Finance
12 9 (16.67%) Social Media
13 8 (14.81%) Adobe Analytics
13 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
14 7 (12.96%) Photoshop
14 7 (12.96%) CSS
15 6 (11.11%) JIRA
15 6 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
15 6 (11.11%) SharePoint
15 6 (11.11%) E-Commerce
15 6 (11.11%) Intranet
15 6 (11.11%) Publishing
15 6 (11.11%) Migration
15 6 (11.11%) Google

Content Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Content Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (25.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 13 (24.07%) CMS
3 6 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 5 (9.26%) Umbraco
4 5 (9.26%) Drupal
5 3 (5.56%) Kentico
6 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.85%) MS Project
3 1 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.81%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.85%) Trello
2 1 (1.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.07%) Internet
2 6 (11.11%) Intranet
3 2 (3.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) JIRA
2 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.85%) Dreamweaver
General
1 22 (40.74%) Marketing
2 14 (25.93%) Arabic Language
3 10 (18.52%) Finance
4 6 (11.11%) Publishing
5 3 (5.56%) Legal
5 3 (5.56%) Retail
6 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.85%) Advertising
6 1 (1.85%) Law
6 1 (1.85%) Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.78%) HTML
2 7 (12.96%) CSS
3 3 (5.56%) Flash
3 3 (5.56%) HTML5
4 1 (1.85%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.04%) User Experience
2 17 (31.48%) Mobile App
3 13 (24.07%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (16.67%) Social Media
5 4 (7.41%) Copywriting
6 3 (5.56%) Wiki
7 2 (3.70%) E-Learning
7 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.85%) Learning Management System
8 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.85%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (48.15%) Content Management
2 22 (40.74%) SEO
3 18 (33.33%) Analytics
4 16 (29.63%) Project Management
5 13 (24.07%) Channel Management
6 6 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 6 (11.11%) Migration
6 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (9.26%) Scrum
7 5 (9.26%) Workflow
8 4 (7.41%) Web Accessibility
8 4 (7.41%) Digital Content Management
9 3 (5.56%) Service Management
9 3 (5.56%) Web Design
9 3 (5.56%) Data Privacy
9 3 (5.56%) Email Marketing
9 3 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (5.56%) Coaching
10 2 (3.70%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
2 4 (7.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) TeamSite
1 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (35.19%) Adobe
2 6 (11.11%) Google
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.56%) SAP
4 3 (5.56%) EPiServer
5 2 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (1.85%) FatWire
6 1 (1.85%) Facebook
6 1 (1.85%) Twitter
6 1 (1.85%) Nintex
6 1 (1.85%) Tableau
6 1 (1.85%) Sitecore