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 31 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management
Rank 39 38 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing Content Management 20 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.21% 3.11% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.23% 4.03% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 5
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£325 £438 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £272 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £438 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £304
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £32.00 £40.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.98% +22.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.00%
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
473 372 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 75.80% 77.02% 72.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 196 161
Average daily rate £400 £400 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 48 54
Average hourly rate £32.65 £31.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.32% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £41.95 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Content Management across the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Content Management Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Content Management across the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Content Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 31 July 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
Basildon -10 5 £400 -8.57%
Chelmsford - 2 £338 -
Harlow - 1 £325 -
Content Management
East of England

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 30 (76.92%) HTML
2 28 (71.79%) CSS
2 28 (71.79%) Windows
3 26 (66.67%) UNIX
3 26 (66.67%) Linux
3 26 (66.67%) Java
3 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 25 (64.10%) SQL
4 25 (64.10%) J2EE
4 25 (64.10%) Solaris
4 25 (64.10%) HTML5
4 25 (64.10%) Relational Database
5 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (58.97%) Ajax
6 23 (58.97%) XML
7 21 (53.85%) Ant
7 21 (53.85%) Web Services
7 21 (53.85%) WebSphere
8 20 (51.28%) OO
8 20 (51.28%) XHTML
8 20 (51.28%) IBM
9 18 (46.15%) TDD
10 16 (41.03%) SOAP
10 16 (41.03%) Marketing
10 16 (41.03%) Digital Marketing
11 15 (38.46%) User Stories
11 15 (38.46%) EclipseLink
11 15 (38.46%) TopLink
12 14 (35.90%) Scrum
12 14 (35.90%) Eclipse

Content Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 21 (53.85%) WebSphere
2 12 (30.77%) CMS
3 9 (23.08%) SharePoint
4 6 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (12.82%) WordPress
6 4 (10.26%) Magnolia
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle UPK
8 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) Google Analytics
2 2 (5.13%) SaaS
2 2 (5.13%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (64.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (53.85%) Ant
2 14 (35.90%) Eclipse
2 14 (35.90%) SoapUI
3 4 (10.26%) JIRA
4 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (41.03%) Marketing
2 5 (12.82%) Manufacturing
3 4 (10.26%) Finance
4 3 (7.69%) Automotive
5 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (79.49%) Developer
2 23 (58.97%) Java Developer
3 13 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Content Editor
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Web Developer
5 4 (10.26%) CMS Developer
6 2 (5.13%) AWS Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Trainer
7 1 (2.56%) Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) IT Trainer
7 1 (2.56%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Training Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Web Editor
7 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Web Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (76.92%) HTML
2 28 (71.79%) CSS
3 25 (64.10%) J2EE
3 25 (64.10%) HTML5
4 23 (58.97%) XML
4 23 (58.97%) Ajax
5 21 (53.85%) Web Services
6 20 (51.28%) XHTML
7 16 (41.03%) SOAP
8 15 (38.46%) TopLink
8 15 (38.46%) EclipseLink
9 13 (33.33%) JAX-WS
9 13 (33.33%) JAX-RS
10 11 (28.21%) JSP
11 5 (12.82%) Sass
11 5 (12.82%) LESS
12 4 (10.26%) FreeMarker
13 3 (7.69%) Hibernate
14 1 (2.56%) XSLT
14 1 (2.56%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Web 2.0
2 3 (7.69%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (71.79%) Windows
2 26 (66.67%) Linux
2 26 (66.67%) UNIX
3 25 (64.10%) Solaris
4 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (51.28%) OO
3 18 (46.15%) TDD
4 16 (41.03%) Digital Marketing
5 15 (38.46%) User Stories
6 14 (35.90%) Use Case
6 14 (35.90%) Scrum
7 13 (33.33%) RUP
8 11 (28.21%) B2C
8 11 (28.21%) Validation
9 8 (20.51%) SEO
9 8 (20.51%) SOA
9 8 (20.51%) Analytics
10 7 (17.95%) RAD
11 4 (10.26%) Data Protection
12 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
12 3 (7.69%) ERP
13 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
14 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
14 1 (2.56%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (66.67%) Java
1 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 25 (64.10%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) C#
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) IBM
2 8 (20.51%) FatWire
2 8 (20.51%) Google
3 7 (17.95%) Omniture
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft