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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Manager
Rank 535 540 459
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -81
Contract jobs requiring a Content Manager 38 26 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.054% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.058% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 46
Average daily rate
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£288 £320 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.15% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £191 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £350 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £234 £288 £225
% change year-on-year
-18.69% +27.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £46.50 £16.50 £78.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+181.81% -79.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 £16.50 £29.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.70 £16.50 £127.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.50 -
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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
46038 44890 39234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.43% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 28471 27469 23064
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
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 1820 1898 2085
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 29 £288 -8.73% 2
South East -28 4 £228 -31.57%
South West -5 1 £200 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - - 2
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Content Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 27 (44.26%) Marketing
2 26 (42.62%) SEO
2 26 (42.62%) Content Management
3 20 (32.79%) Analytics
3 20 (32.79%) User Experience
4 19 (31.15%) Adobe
5 17 (27.87%) CMS
6 16 (26.23%) Project Management
6 16 (26.23%) Mobile App
7 15 (24.59%) Degree
8 14 (22.95%) Arabic Language
8 14 (22.95%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (21.31%) Social Media
9 13 (21.31%) Internet
10 11 (18.03%) HTML
11 9 (14.75%) E-Commerce
11 9 (14.75%) Finance
11 9 (14.75%) Digital Content Management
11 9 (14.75%) Adobe CQ
12 8 (13.11%) Migration
12 8 (13.11%) SharePoint
12 8 (13.11%) CSS
13 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
13 7 (11.48%) Google
13 7 (11.48%) User Acceptance Testing
14 6 (9.84%) Workflow
14 6 (9.84%) Photoshop
15 5 (8.20%) Publishing
15 5 (8.20%) Retail
15 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development

Content Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 17 (27.87%) CMS
2 9 (14.75%) Adobe CQ
3 8 (13.11%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.20%) Umbraco
5 4 (6.56%) Drupal
6 3 (4.92%) Kentico
7 2 (3.28%) WordPress
7 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.28%) MS Project
2 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) SiteCatalyst
2 3 (4.92%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.64%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.31%) Internet
2 4 (6.56%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) JIRA
2 1 (1.64%) Dreamweaver
General
1 27 (44.26%) Marketing
2 14 (22.95%) Arabic Language
3 9 (14.75%) Finance
4 5 (8.20%) Publishing
4 5 (8.20%) Retail
5 4 (6.56%) Legal
6 3 (4.92%) Advertising
7 2 (3.28%) Banking
7 2 (3.28%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.64%) Music Industry
8 1 (1.64%) Automotive
8 1 (1.64%) Law
8 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.03%) HTML
2 8 (13.11%) CSS
3 3 (4.92%) Flash
3 3 (4.92%) HTML5
4 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.79%) User Experience
2 16 (26.23%) Mobile App
3 14 (22.95%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (21.31%) Social Media
5 4 (6.56%) Copywriting
6 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.64%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.64%) New Media
7 1 (1.64%) Wiki
7 1 (1.64%) Podcast
7 1 (1.64%) Social Network
7 1 (1.64%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.64%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) SEO
1 26 (42.62%) Content Management
2 20 (32.79%) Analytics
3 16 (26.23%) Project Management
4 9 (14.75%) E-Commerce
4 9 (14.75%) Digital Content Management
5 8 (13.11%) Migration
6 7 (11.48%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (9.84%) Workflow
8 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.56%) Web Accessibility
9 4 (6.56%) Email Marketing
9 4 (6.56%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (4.92%) Scrum
10 3 (4.92%) Service Management
10 3 (4.92%) Coaching
10 3 (4.92%) Data Privacy
11 2 (3.28%) Mobile Marketing
11 2 (3.28%) Web Marketing
11 2 (3.28%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.64%) PHP
2 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (24.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (31.15%) Adobe
2 7 (11.48%) Google
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.92%) SAP
4 3 (4.92%) EPiServer
5 2 (3.28%) Facebook
5 2 (3.28%) Twitter
6 1 (1.64%) Nintex
6 1 (1.64%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.64%) Tableau
6 1 (1.64%) HP