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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Manager
Rank 532 523 537
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Content Manager 46 46 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.095% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.10% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 34 21
Average daily rate
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£225 £170 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% -38.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £133 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £214 £163 £350
% change year-on-year
+31.53% -53.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £37.50
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
47557 44759 49184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.01% 92.80% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29593 27372 28112
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1907 1958 2441
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 September 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 September 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 +25 26 £250 +46.19% 2
West Midlands - 5 £210 -
South East -11 4 £238 +43.93% 3
Yorkshire - 3 £250 -
North West - 2 £263 -
East of England -23 1 £250 -13.04% 1
East Midlands - 1 - -
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Content Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 34 (40.96%) Content Management
2 32 (38.55%) CMS
3 25 (30.12%) Marketing
4 24 (28.92%) Finance
4 24 (28.92%) HTML
5 21 (25.30%) SEO
6 17 (20.48%) Photoshop
7 16 (19.28%) Adobe
7 16 (19.28%) Publishing
7 16 (19.28%) Analytics
8 13 (15.66%) Social Media
8 13 (15.66%) Legal
8 13 (15.66%) SharePoint
9 12 (14.46%) Project Management
9 12 (14.46%) Banking
10 11 (13.25%) Mobile App
11 10 (12.05%) Internet
12 9 (10.84%) Intranet
13 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
13 8 (9.64%) CSS
14 7 (8.43%) MS Office
14 7 (8.43%) MS Excel
14 7 (8.43%) Web Design
14 7 (8.43%) Digital Marketing
14 7 (8.43%) Web Analytics
14 7 (8.43%) MS PowerPoint
14 7 (8.43%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (7.23%) Google
15 6 (7.23%) Copywriting
15 6 (7.23%) Migration

Content Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 32 (38.55%) CMS
2 13 (15.66%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.02%) TeamSite
3 5 (6.02%) Adobe CQ
4 4 (4.82%) IBM Notes
5 3 (3.61%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.61%) Magnolia
6 2 (2.41%) WordPress
6 2 (2.41%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.20%) Documentum
7 1 (1.20%) FileNet
7 1 (1.20%) TYPO3
7 1 (1.20%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 17 (20.48%) Photoshop
2 7 (8.43%) MS Office
2 7 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.61%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (2.41%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.20%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.05%) Internet
2 9 (10.84%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Dreamweaver
General
1 25 (30.12%) Marketing
2 24 (28.92%) Finance
3 16 (19.28%) Publishing
4 13 (15.66%) Legal
5 12 (14.46%) Banking
6 6 (7.23%) Retail
7 4 (4.82%) German Language
8 3 (3.61%) Arabic Language
9 2 (2.41%) Retail Banking
9 2 (2.41%) Czech Language
9 2 (2.41%) Polish Language
9 2 (2.41%) Turkish Language
9 2 (2.41%) Advertising
10 1 (1.20%) Automotive
10 1 (1.20%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (28.92%) HTML
2 8 (9.64%) CSS
3 3 (3.61%) RSS
3 3 (3.61%) XML
3 3 (3.61%) Ajax
3 3 (3.61%) WebCenter
3 3 (3.61%) HTML5
4 2 (2.41%) Classic ASP
4 2 (2.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) Social Media
2 11 (13.25%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.23%) Copywriting
3 6 (7.23%) User Experience
3 6 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.02%) Statistics
5 2 (2.41%) Online Banking
5 2 (2.41%) Blog
6 1 (1.20%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.20%) Wiki
6 1 (1.20%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.20%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.20%) AIX
1 1 (1.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.96%) Content Management
2 21 (25.30%) SEO
3 16 (19.28%) Analytics
4 12 (14.46%) Project Management
5 7 (8.43%) Web Design
5 7 (8.43%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (8.43%) Web Analytics
5 7 (8.43%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.23%) Migration
6 6 (7.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (7.23%) CRM
7 5 (6.02%) PRINCE2
7 5 (6.02%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (4.82%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.61%) Scrum
9 3 (3.61%) Workflow
9 3 (3.61%) Product Marketing
9 3 (3.61%) Web Accessibility
10 2 (2.41%) Usability Testing
10 2 (2.41%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.02%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.20%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) SLA
1 3 (3.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (19.28%) Adobe
2 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.23%) Google
4 4 (4.82%) Lotus
5 3 (3.61%) Oracle
5 3 (3.61%) RedDot
6 2 (2.41%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.41%) Twitter
6 2 (2.41%) Remedy
6 2 (2.41%) HP
7 1 (1.20%) Vignette
7 1 (1.20%) IBM
7 1 (1.20%) Kofax
7 1 (1.20%) Facebook
7 1 (1.20%) Sitecore