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 6 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management
Rank 41 57 34
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -23
Contract jobs citing Content Management 12 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.93% 0.61% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.96% 0.77% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 4
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£400 £350 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -36.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £8.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -71.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-10.81% -5.12%
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
303 517 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 74.08% 78.93% 65.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 300 105
Average daily rate £400 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £560 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 46 51
Average hourly rate £32.65 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.58% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.93 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Content Management within the Essex region over the 3 months to 6 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Harlow - - - -
Content Management
East of England

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 27 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (92.59%) J2EE
4 24 (88.89%) JavaScript
5 23 (85.19%) SQL
5 23 (85.19%) HTML
5 23 (85.19%) HTML5
6 22 (81.48%) Windows
7 21 (77.78%) CSS
8 20 (74.07%) Solaris
8 20 (74.07%) Linux
8 20 (74.07%) Web Services
8 20 (74.07%) XML
8 20 (74.07%) UNIX
8 20 (74.07%) Ajax
8 20 (74.07%) Relational Database
9 19 (70.37%) Validation
9 19 (70.37%) WebSphere
9 19 (70.37%) XHTML
10 17 (62.96%) IBM
10 17 (62.96%) Ant
11 16 (59.26%) SOAP
11 16 (59.26%) Marketing
11 16 (59.26%) TopLink
11 16 (59.26%) TDD
11 16 (59.26%) User Stories
12 15 (55.56%) Scrum
12 15 (55.56%) Use Case
12 15 (55.56%) Digital Marketing
12 15 (55.56%) RUP

Content Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 19 (70.37%) WebSphere
2 7 (25.93%) CMS
3 1 (3.70%) JBoss
3 1 (3.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (62.96%) Ant
2 14 (51.85%) Eclipse
3 13 (48.15%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (59.26%) Marketing
2 4 (14.81%) Legal
2 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Automotive
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 22 (81.48%) Java Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Senior Developer
5 6 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) J2EE
2 23 (85.19%) HTML
2 23 (85.19%) HTML5
3 21 (77.78%) CSS
4 20 (74.07%) Web Services
4 20 (74.07%) XML
4 20 (74.07%) Ajax
5 19 (70.37%) XHTML
6 16 (59.26%) SOAP
6 16 (59.26%) TopLink
7 14 (51.85%) JAX-WS
7 14 (51.85%) JAX-RS
8 7 (25.93%) JSP
9 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
10 1 (3.70%) Sass
10 1 (3.70%) LESS
10 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
10 1 (3.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Solaris
2 20 (74.07%) Linux
2 20 (74.07%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (70.37%) Validation
3 16 (59.26%) User Stories
3 16 (59.26%) TDD
4 15 (55.56%) Use Case
4 15 (55.56%) Digital Marketing
4 15 (55.56%) OO
4 15 (55.56%) RUP
4 15 (55.56%) Scrum
5 13 (48.15%) B2C
6 7 (25.93%) SOA
7 3 (11.11%) SEO
7 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 3 (11.11%) RAD
7 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Analytics
8 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (3.70%) DevOps
9 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.70%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 23 (85.19%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) Ruby
4 1 (3.70%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) VCP4
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) IBM
2 8 (29.63%) FatWire
3 1 (3.70%) Omniture
3 1 (3.70%) Google