The first table below looks at the demand for Content Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Content Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hertfordshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management
Rank 56 41 47
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Contract jobs citing Content Management 13 20 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.68% 3.16% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 4.07% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
Average daily rate £406 £228 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -46.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -2.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
547 492 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 70.49% 77.85% 69.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 258 320
Average daily rate £413 £419 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £267 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 17 59
Average hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £40.50 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Content Management
East of England

Content Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Content Management Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Content Management
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Content Management Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Content Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Content Management Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Content Management
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Watford -14 4 - - 1
Stevenage -4 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £360 - 1
Potters Bar - - - -
Content Management
East of England

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 15 (65.22%) Retail
2 14 (60.87%) E-Commerce
3 10 (43.48%) Java
4 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 9 (39.13%) UML
4 9 (39.13%) HTML
4 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (34.78%) Internet
5 8 (34.78%) XML
5 8 (34.78%) J2EE
6 7 (30.43%) SQL
6 7 (30.43%) .NET
6 7 (30.43%) C#
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle
7 6 (26.09%) Ant
7 6 (26.09%) JUnit
7 6 (26.09%) XSLT
7 6 (26.09%) Struts
7 6 (26.09%) Servlets
7 6 (26.09%) OO
7 6 (26.09%) UNIX
7 6 (26.09%) HPUX
7 6 (26.09%) Solaris
7 6 (26.09%) Linux
7 6 (26.09%) Interwoven
7 6 (26.09%) MQSeries
7 6 (26.09%) JMS
7 6 (26.09%) Eclipse
7 6 (26.09%) RDBMS
7 6 (26.09%) IBM

Content Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (26.09%) MQSeries
1 6 (26.09%) CMS
2 5 (21.74%) WebSphere
2 5 (21.74%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
4 2 (8.70%) Apache
4 2 (8.70%) IIS
4 2 (8.70%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.70%) AquaLogic
4 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (4.35%) Adobe CQ
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Tridion
2 1 (4.35%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Internet
2 3 (13.04%) SMS
2 3 (13.04%) Intranet
3 2 (8.70%) Firewall
3 2 (8.70%) Wireshark
4 1 (4.35%) HTTP
4 1 (4.35%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) RDBMS
1 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) DB2
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Ant
1 6 (26.09%) JUnit
1 6 (26.09%) Eclipse
1 6 (26.09%) Subversion
1 6 (26.09%) Log4j
2 5 (21.74%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Maven
General
1 15 (65.22%) Retail
2 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Manufacturing
3 3 (13.04%) Marketing
4 2 (8.70%) Games
4 2 (8.70%) Advertising
5 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Java Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Business Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Product Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Intranet Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) HTML
2 8 (34.78%) XML
2 8 (34.78%) J2EE
3 7 (30.43%) .NET
4 6 (26.09%) XSLT
4 6 (26.09%) Struts
4 6 (26.09%) Servlets
4 6 (26.09%) JMS
4 6 (26.09%) XMLBeans
4 6 (26.09%) Ajax
5 5 (21.74%) JSTL
5 5 (21.74%) XHTML
5 5 (21.74%) JDBC
5 5 (21.74%) JSP
5 5 (21.74%) EJB
6 4 (17.39%) CSS
7 3 (13.04%) Web Services
8 2 (8.70%) COM
8 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
8 2 (8.70%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Web 2.0
2 4 (17.39%) N-Tier
3 3 (13.04%) Social Media
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) UNIX
1 6 (26.09%) HPUX
1 6 (26.09%) Solaris
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) E-Commerce
2 9 (39.13%) UML
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) OO
4 5 (21.74%) RAD
5 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
5 4 (17.39%) TDD
5 4 (17.39%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (17.39%) Information Architecture
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
5 4 (17.39%) Product Management
5 4 (17.39%) Analytics
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (13.04%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Web Analytics
6 3 (13.04%) Customer Intelligence
7 2 (8.70%) User Experience Design
8 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Java
2 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) C#
4 6 (26.09%) XPath
5 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
5 5 (21.74%) Perl
6 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) Interwoven
2 6 (26.09%) IBM
2 6 (26.09%) ATG
3 5 (21.74%) Elastic Path
3 5 (21.74%) Blue Martini
4 2 (8.70%) BEA
4 2 (8.70%) Plumtree
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.35%) Adobe
5 1 (4.35%) Sun
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