The table below looks at the statistics for Content Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Content Management over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management
Rank - 41 56
Contract jobs citing Content Management 0 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 3.02% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.04% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Average daily rate - £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £8.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.01 £21.58 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-21.17% +13.57%
Content Management
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
438 322 462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 82.64% 74.88% 78.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 178 262
Average daily rate £430 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 41 58
Average hourly rate £38.50 £29.13 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.18% +0.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £47.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Content Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Content Management across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Content Management Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Content Management
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Content Management Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Content Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Content Management Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 8 (100.00%) CMS
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) Publishing
5 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 3 (37.50%) IBM
5 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) J2EE
5 3 (37.50%) Ant
5 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) Unix
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Solaris
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) OO
5 3 (37.50%) RUP
5 3 (37.50%) XHTML
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 3 (37.50%) Ajax
5 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
5 3 (37.50%) HTML5
5 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (25.00%) EclipseLink
6 2 (25.00%) JAX-RS
6 2 (25.00%) Marketing
6 2 (25.00%) User Stories
6 2 (25.00%) SoapUI

Content Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 8 (100.00%) CMS
2 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Alfresco
3 1 (12.50%) Documentum
3 1 (12.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Ant
2 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (50.00%) Publishing
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Web Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Web Content Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) CMS Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) CMS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) Ajax
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) XHTML
3 2 (25.00%) EclipseLink
3 2 (25.00%) JAX-RS
3 2 (25.00%) JAX-WS
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) TopLink
4 1 (12.50%) JSP
4 1 (12.50%) LESS
4 1 (12.50%) Sass
4 1 (12.50%) Software Packaging
4 1 (12.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Solaris
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) RUP
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Document Management
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Use Case
3 2 (25.00%) User Stories
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) SEO
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) FatWire
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Omniture