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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Manager
Rank 566 505 497
Rank change year-on-year
-61 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Content Manager 23 54 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.11% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.12% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 40 17
Average daily rate
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£293 £227 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.75% +33.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £170 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £227
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £320 £143
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +124.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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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
46272 43750 42038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.73% 92.64% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29935 26900 24214
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1900 1926 2472
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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 -12 12 £275 +22.22% 8
South East -30 3 £333 +3.90%
East of England - 2 - -
North West - 2 £330 - 1
East Midlands - - - -
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Content Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 27 (39.13%) Content Management
2 23 (33.33%) CMS
3 21 (30.43%) HTML
4 19 (27.54%) Marketing
5 17 (24.64%) Finance
6 15 (21.74%) SEO
7 13 (18.84%) Social Media
7 13 (18.84%) Digital Content Management
8 12 (17.39%) Adobe
9 11 (15.94%) Publishing
9 11 (15.94%) Analytics
10 9 (13.04%) User Experience
10 9 (13.04%) Legal
10 9 (13.04%) Banking
10 9 (13.04%) Project Management
10 9 (13.04%) Photoshop
10 9 (13.04%) Mobile App
11 8 (11.59%) Internet
11 8 (11.59%) SharePoint
12 7 (10.14%) E-Commerce
12 7 (10.14%) Retail
13 6 (8.70%) CSS
14 5 (7.25%) TeamSite
14 5 (7.25%) Migration
14 5 (7.25%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (7.25%) Copywriting
14 5 (7.25%) Google
14 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
15 4 (5.80%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (5.80%) Google Analytics

Content Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 23 (33.33%) CMS
2 8 (11.59%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.25%) TeamSite
4 4 (5.80%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (5.80%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (4.35%) IBM Notes
5 3 (4.35%) Umbraco
5 3 (4.35%) Drupal
6 2 (2.90%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (2.90%) WordPress
6 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.45%) Documentum
7 1 (1.45%) FileNet
7 1 (1.45%) Magnolia
7 1 (1.45%) Joomla!
Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Photoshop
2 4 (5.80%) MS Office
3 2 (2.90%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.90%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.45%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.45%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) Internet
2 1 (1.45%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Dreamweaver
General
1 19 (27.54%) Marketing
2 17 (24.64%) Finance
3 11 (15.94%) Publishing
4 9 (13.04%) Legal
4 9 (13.04%) Banking
5 7 (10.14%) Retail
6 4 (5.80%) Advertising
7 3 (4.35%) Arabic Language
7 3 (4.35%) German Language
8 2 (2.90%) Retail Banking
8 2 (2.90%) Polish Language
8 2 (2.90%) Turkish Language
8 2 (2.90%) Czech Language
8 2 (2.90%) Automotive
9 1 (1.45%) Law
9 1 (1.45%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (1.45%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.43%) HTML
2 6 (8.70%) CSS
3 3 (4.35%) Web Services
3 3 (4.35%) XML
3 3 (4.35%) RSS
3 3 (4.35%) Ajax
4 2 (2.90%) Classic ASP
5 1 (1.45%) WebCenter
5 1 (1.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Social Media
2 9 (13.04%) User Experience
2 9 (13.04%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.25%) Copywriting
3 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.35%) Statistics
5 2 (2.90%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.45%) New Media
6 1 (1.45%) Wiki
6 1 (1.45%) Podcast
6 1 (1.45%) Social Network
6 1 (1.45%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.45%) AIX
1 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.13%) Content Management
2 15 (21.74%) SEO
3 13 (18.84%) Digital Content Management
4 11 (15.94%) Analytics
5 9 (13.04%) Project Management
6 7 (10.14%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.25%) Migration
7 5 (7.25%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.80%) Web Accessibility
8 4 (5.80%) Workflow
9 3 (4.35%) Web Analytics
9 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (4.35%) Pay per click
10 2 (2.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (2.90%) Email Marketing
10 2 (2.90%) Online Marketing
10 2 (2.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (2.90%) Service Management
10 2 (2.90%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.45%) C
2 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.90%) Degree
3 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) SLA
1 1 (1.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) Adobe
2 5 (7.25%) Google
3 3 (4.35%) Lotus
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.35%) RedDot
4 2 (2.90%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.90%) Facebook
4 2 (2.90%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.90%) Remedy
4 2 (2.90%) HP
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle
5 1 (1.45%) Vignette
5 1 (1.45%) IBM
5 1 (1.45%) Kofax
5 1 (1.45%) Tableau
5 1 (1.45%) Nintex
5 1 (1.45%) Twitter
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