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 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 Management
Rank 45 46 41
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing Content Management 15 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.07% 1.62% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.80% 2.44% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Average daily rate
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£438 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £24.64
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £13.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -35.00%
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
395 328 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 80.78% 66.40% 66.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 175 140
Average daily rate £425 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 38 62
Average hourly rate £32.29 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.40% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.25 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.98 £37.50 £39.14
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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
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 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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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
Southend-on-Sea - - - -
Content Management
East of England

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (64.00%) Scrum
2 16 (64.00%) RUP
3 15 (60.00%) FatWire
4 14 (56.00%) Java
4 14 (56.00%) J2EE
5 13 (52.00%) XML
5 13 (52.00%) UNIX
5 13 (52.00%) HTML
5 13 (52.00%) Linux
6 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
7 10 (40.00%) XHTML
7 10 (40.00%) SOA
7 10 (40.00%) IBM
7 10 (40.00%) SQL
7 10 (40.00%) Ant
7 10 (40.00%) CSS
7 10 (40.00%) OO
7 10 (40.00%) Ajax
7 10 (40.00%) WebSphere
7 10 (40.00%) HTML5
8 9 (36.00%) Legal
8 9 (36.00%) Validation
8 9 (36.00%) JSP
9 8 (32.00%) RAD
9 8 (32.00%) CMS
10 7 (28.00%) Marketing
10 7 (28.00%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (28.00%) Windows
10 7 (28.00%) Solaris

Content Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 10 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (32.00%) CMS
3 2 (8.00%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Ant
2 5 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (36.00%) Legal
2 7 (28.00%) Marketing
3 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 3 (12.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Web Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) CMS Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Coordinator
6 1 (4.00%) Release Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) J2EE
2 13 (52.00%) XML
2 13 (52.00%) HTML
3 10 (40.00%) XHTML
3 10 (40.00%) CSS
3 10 (40.00%) Ajax
3 10 (40.00%) HTML5
4 9 (36.00%) JSP
5 5 (20.00%) Web Services
6 1 (4.00%) TopLink
6 1 (4.00%) WebCenter
6 1 (4.00%) JAX-WS
6 1 (4.00%) SOAP
6 1 (4.00%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) UNIX
1 13 (52.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Solaris
3 1 (4.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (64.00%) Scrum
2 16 (64.00%) RUP
3 10 (40.00%) SOA
3 10 (40.00%) OO
4 9 (36.00%) Validation
5 8 (32.00%) RAD
6 7 (28.00%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (28.00%) User Stories
7 5 (20.00%) SEO
8 4 (16.00%) B2C
9 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
9 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
9 3 (12.00%) Release Management
9 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (8.00%) Use Case
10 2 (8.00%) TDD
11 1 (4.00%) Migration
11 1 (4.00%) Information Management
11 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) Java
2 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) FQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) FatWire
2 10 (40.00%) IBM
3 3 (12.00%) AccuRev
4 2 (8.00%) Adobe
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) Vignette
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.00%) Facebook
5 1 (4.00%) Twitter