The first table below looks at the demand for Content Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Content Management over the 3 months to 16 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 London 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management
Rank 146 133 162
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +29
Contract jobs citing Content Management 360 327 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.45% 1.49% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 1.96% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 236 188
Average daily rate £400 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £198 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £348 £336
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +3.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 5
Average hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -56.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £11.40 £13.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £55.50 £88.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.61 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+27.11% -2.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18963 16710 20563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.62% 76.02% 73.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13371 11639 13426
Average daily rate £425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 231 328
Average hourly rate £23.50 £33.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.85% +15.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Content Management
England

Content Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Content Management Jobs Demand Trend in London

Content Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Content Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Content Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Content Management across the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Content Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Content Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Content Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Content Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Content Management across the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Content Management Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Content Management
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 16 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
City of London -15 77 £370 -1.33% 34
Chiswick - 4 £140 -
Ealing - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Romford - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Wembley - - - - 1
Content Management
England

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 287 (42.64%) HTML
2 281 (41.75%) CMS
3 204 (30.31%) JavaScript
4 189 (28.08%) XML
5 188 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
6 174 (25.85%) CSS
7 151 (22.44%) Java
8 120 (17.83%) Web Services
9 118 (17.53%) .NET
10 115 (17.09%) Scrum
11 109 (16.20%) TDD
12 108 (16.05%) Finance
13 106 (15.75%) jQuery
14 102 (15.16%) E-Commerce
15 94 (13.97%) SQL Server
16 86 (12.78%) SQL
16 86 (12.78%) Ajax
17 82 (12.18%) HTML5
18 78 (11.59%) Marketing
19 76 (11.29%) Retail
19 76 (11.29%) C#
19 76 (11.29%) SharePoint
20 75 (11.14%) Web Development
21 74 (11.00%) Microsoft
21 74 (11.00%) Oracle
22 72 (10.70%) JSP
22 72 (10.70%) Banking
23 70 (10.40%) Social Media
24 69 (10.25%) SOAP
25 68 (10.10%) OO

Content Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 281 (41.75%) CMS
2 76 (11.29%) SharePoint
3 50 (7.43%) Drupal
4 36 (5.35%) SharePoint 2010
5 31 (4.61%) Alfresco
5 31 (4.61%) Apache
5 31 (4.61%) Adobe CQ
6 30 (4.46%) Tomcat
6 30 (4.46%) Sitecore CMS
7 26 (3.86%) WordPress
8 24 (3.57%) Documentum
9 23 (3.42%) SharePoint 2013
10 22 (3.27%) WebLogic
10 22 (3.27%) IIS
10 22 (3.27%) WebSphere
11 19 (2.82%) Node.js
12 18 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
13 17 (2.53%) Umbraco
14 13 (1.93%) Oracle Workflow
14 13 (1.93%) MQSeries
Applications
1 46 (6.84%) Photoshop
2 35 (5.20%) MS Excel
3 21 (3.12%) MS Office
4 12 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.34%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.04%) MS Project
7 6 (0.89%) InfoPath
7 6 (0.89%) Adobe Captivate
7 6 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.59%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.59%) RoboHelp
9 2 (0.30%) FreeHand
9 2 (0.30%) QuarkXPress
10 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.15%) InDesign
10 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (2.67%) Tridion
2 16 (2.38%) SAP SRM
2 16 (2.38%) Google Analytics
3 6 (0.89%) SiteCatalyst
4 5 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.74%) Magento
5 4 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.45%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.15%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.19%) SaaS
3 6 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.89%) GitHub
4 3 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.30%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (0.30%) Joyent
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 61 (9.06%) Internet
2 44 (6.54%) Intranet
3 17 (2.53%) DNS
4 12 (1.78%) SSL
5 11 (1.63%) FTP
6 10 (1.49%) Firewall
7 7 (1.04%) HTTP
8 6 (0.89%) WAN
8 6 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (0.89%) FWSM
8 6 (0.89%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (0.74%) Network Security
9 5 (0.74%) VPN
9 5 (0.74%) MPLS
9 5 (0.74%) OSPF
9 5 (0.74%) BGP
9 5 (0.74%) EIGRP
10 4 (0.59%) DHCP
10 4 (0.59%) LDAP
10 4 (0.59%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (13.97%) SQL Server
2 41 (6.09%) Relational Database
3 35 (5.20%) RDBMS
4 29 (4.31%) MySQL
5 19 (2.82%) MongoDB
6 18 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (2.53%) DB2
8 16 (2.38%) SAP BW
9 14 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (1.93%) NoSQL
11 12 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (0.89%) Oracle Database
14 6 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 5 (0.74%) EDRMS
16 4 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
16 4 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
16 4 (0.59%) PerformancePoint
17 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 68 (10.10%) Subversion
2 57 (8.47%) Ant
3 54 (8.02%) Maven
4 33 (4.90%) Git (software)
5 28 (4.16%) Selenium
6 25 (3.71%) JUnit
7 23 (3.42%) Eclipse
8 21 (3.12%) JIRA
9 20 (2.97%) Visual Studio
10 18 (2.67%) Cucumber
11 15 (2.23%) Jenkins
12 14 (2.08%) WebDriver
12 14 (2.08%) Log4j
13 13 (1.93%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
14 12 (1.78%) SpecFlow
15 10 (1.49%) CruiseControl
16 8 (1.19%) Dreamweaver
16 8 (1.19%) MSTest
16 8 (1.19%) EasyMock
16 8 (1.19%) Mockito
General
1 108 (16.05%) Finance
2 78 (11.59%) Marketing
3 76 (11.29%) Retail
4 72 (10.70%) Banking
5 53 (7.88%) Publishing
6 28 (4.16%) Manufacturing
7 17 (2.53%) Legal
8 15 (2.23%) Pharmaceutical
9 12 (1.78%) Advertising
10 10 (1.49%) Telecoms
10 10 (1.49%) Retail Banking
11 8 (1.19%) Games
11 8 (1.19%) Investment Banking
12 7 (1.04%) Back Office
13 4 (0.59%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.59%) Interactive Media
13 4 (0.59%) French Language
14 3 (0.45%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.45%) Front Office
15 2 (0.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 238 (35.36%) Developer
2 111 (16.49%) Analyst
3 61 (9.06%) Architect
3 61 (9.06%) Business Analyst
4 43 (6.39%) Consultant
5 39 (5.79%) Front-End Developer
6 37 (5.50%) Web Developer
6 37 (5.50%) .NET Developer
7 35 (5.20%) Project Manager
8 34 (5.05%) Java Developer
9 27 (4.01%) Senior Developer
10 24 (3.57%) Designer
11 18 (2.67%) Copywriter
11 18 (2.67%) Technical Architect
11 18 (2.67%) Web Editor
12 17 (2.53%) SharePoint Developer
12 17 (2.53%) Agile Business Analyst
13 16 (2.38%) SAP SRM Consultant
13 16 (2.38%) SAP Consultant
14 15 (2.23%) Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 287 (42.64%) HTML
2 189 (28.08%) XML
3 174 (25.85%) CSS
4 120 (17.83%) Web Services
5 118 (17.53%) .NET
6 106 (15.75%) jQuery
7 86 (12.78%) Ajax
8 82 (12.18%) HTML5
9 72 (10.70%) JSP
10 69 (10.25%) SOAP
11 66 (9.81%) ASP.NET
12 65 (9.66%) J2EE
13 63 (9.36%) RESTful
14 62 (9.21%) XHTML
15 58 (8.62%) CSS3
16 57 (8.47%) XSLT
17 47 (6.98%) REST
18 40 (5.94%) Spring
19 36 (5.35%) JMS
20 34 (5.05%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 70 (10.40%) Social Media
2 36 (5.35%) Management Information System
3 29 (4.31%) Open Source
4 27 (4.01%) iPad
5 26 (3.86%) Copywriting
6 22 (3.27%) Web 2.0
7 19 (2.82%) W3C
8 18 (2.67%) Computer Science
9 17 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (1.93%) Data Conversion
10 13 (1.93%) Statistics
11 12 (1.78%) Mathematics
12 11 (1.63%) Online Banking
13 10 (1.49%) Taxonomies
13 10 (1.49%) Mobile App
14 9 (1.34%) N-Tier
14 9 (1.34%) E-Learning
15 8 (1.19%) Digital Media
15 8 (1.19%) Mobile Banking
15 8 (1.19%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 62 (9.21%) Windows
2 56 (8.32%) Linux
3 22 (3.27%) UNIX
4 14 (2.08%) Apple iOS
5 13 (1.93%) HPUX
5 13 (1.93%) Solaris
6 12 (1.78%) Android
7 9 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.74%) AIX
9 5 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (0.59%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.45%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.30%) CentOS
13 1 (0.15%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (17.09%) Scrum
3 109 (16.20%) TDD
4 102 (15.16%) E-Commerce
5 75 (11.14%) Web Development
6 68 (10.10%) OO
7 66 (9.81%) Project Management
8 64 (9.51%) SEO
8 64 (9.51%) Continuous Integration
9 60 (8.92%) UML
10 57 (8.47%) Migration
11 56 (8.32%) BDD
12 55 (8.17%) Workflow
13 54 (8.02%) Analytics
14 51 (7.58%) MVC
15 36 (5.35%) ITIL
16 31 (4.61%) ERP
17 30 (4.46%) Stakeholder Management
18 29 (4.31%) Software Engineering
19 28 (4.16%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 204 (30.31%) JavaScript
2 151 (22.44%) Java
3 86 (12.78%) SQL
4 76 (11.29%) C#
5 52 (7.73%) PHP
6 26 (3.86%) Perl
7 25 (3.71%) T-SQL
8 17 (2.53%) Ruby
9 16 (2.38%) Python
10 15 (2.23%) C
11 13 (1.93%) XPath
11 13 (1.93%) Bash Shell
12 11 (1.63%) ActionScript
12 11 (1.63%) Groovy
13 9 (1.34%) PowerShell
13 9 (1.34%) VBA
14 8 (1.19%) Scala
14 8 (1.19%) VB
14 8 (1.19%) Objective-C
15 7 (1.04%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 53 (7.88%) Degree
2 17 (2.53%) ISEB
3 6 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (0.89%) CCSP
3 6 (0.89%) CCNP
3 6 (0.89%) CCNA
3 6 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (0.59%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.45%) MBA
6 2 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.30%) MCSE
6 2 (0.30%) MCSA
6 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (7.28%) QA
2 11 (1.63%) SLA
3 10 (1.49%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.30%) WCAG
5 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.15%) HL7
System Software
1 15 (2.23%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.04%) VMware ESX
3 4 (0.59%) Varnish
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (2.38%) Puppet
2 13 (1.93%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.04%) Capistrano
3 7 (1.04%) Nagios
4 2 (0.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 2 (0.30%) SCCM
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (0.30%) OpenView
4 2 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.15%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.15%) SCOM
5 1 (0.15%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 74 (11.00%) Oracle
1 74 (11.00%) Microsoft
2 62 (9.21%) Adobe
3 48 (7.13%) ATG
4 43 (6.39%) EPiServer
5 30 (4.46%) Sitecore
6 27 (4.01%) Endeca
7 26 (3.86%) Perforce
8 24 (3.57%) SAP
9 23 (3.42%) IBM
10 21 (3.12%) RedDot
11 20 (2.97%) JBoss
11 20 (2.97%) Google
12 18 (2.67%) Interwoven
13 16 (2.38%) FatWire
13 16 (2.38%) Ektron
14 13 (1.93%) Elastic Path
14 13 (1.93%) Blue Martini
14 13 (1.93%) VMware
15 10 (1.49%) HP
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £375 - £415 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Digitek Resourcing
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Rate: £140 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Truphone
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Excellent plus bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
BBC Worldwide Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Michael Page Digital
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Comtecs
Rate: £125 - £150 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £525 per day TO £525 DAY
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £400 per day + £400 / day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
London
People Source
Rate: daily rate
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Macmillan Science and Education
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 days ago