The table below looks at the statistics for Content Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Content Management over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management
England / North West
Rank 124 144 131
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -13
Contract jobs citing Content Management 13 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.50% 0.42% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.51% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 7
Median daily rate £390 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.81
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £28.43 £20.29
% change year-on-year
-24.36% +40.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2135 3156 2639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.31% 82.29% 77.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1363 1903 1514
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £533 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 144 112
Median hourly rate £42.48 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.26% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £16.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Content Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Content Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Content Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Content Management
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Content Management Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Content Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Content Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Content Management Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Content Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Content Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Content Management
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Content Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +12 8 £375 -11.76% 11
Cheshire +34 3 £450 +50.00% 1
Merseyside 0 2 £381 - 1
Content Management
England

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Content Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 41 (85.42%) CMS
2 33 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (50.00%) HTML
4 23 (47.92%) JavaScript
5 19 (39.58%) CSS
5 19 (39.58%) Web Development
5 19 (39.58%) HTML5
6 16 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 14 (29.17%) jQuery
7 14 (29.17%) Scrum
8 13 (27.08%) TDD
8 13 (27.08%) Java
8 13 (27.08%) C#
8 13 (27.08%) .NET
9 12 (25.00%) MVC
9 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (25.00%) RESTful
9 12 (25.00%) CSS3
10 11 (22.92%) Selenium
10 11 (22.92%) Migration
10 11 (22.92%) Technical Architecture
10 11 (22.92%) Spring
10 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
10 11 (22.92%) E-Commerce
11 10 (20.83%) Configuration Management
11 10 (20.83%) Dependency Injection
12 9 (18.75%) hybris
12 9 (18.75%) Kanban
12 9 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (18.75%) SDLC

Content Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 41 (85.42%) CMS
2 8 (16.67%) EPiServer
3 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
3 5 (10.42%) Umbraco
4 4 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (8.33%) Sitefinity
5 2 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (4.17%) DNN
5 2 (4.17%) Immediacy CMS
5 2 (4.17%) Kentico
6 1 (2.08%) SAS
6 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Office
2 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Intranet
2 2 (4.17%) Network Security
3 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.08%) EDRMS
5 1 (2.08%) Endeca
5 1 (2.08%) GIS
5 1 (2.08%) MySQL
5 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.08%) SAS EBI
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Selenium
2 8 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.17%) Ant
4 2 (4.17%) CruiseControl
4 2 (4.17%) EasyMock
4 2 (4.17%) JBehave
4 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.17%) JUnit
4 2 (4.17%) Maven
4 2 (4.17%) Mockito
4 2 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.08%) JIRA
5 1 (2.08%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (14.58%) Marketing
2 4 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Games
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.08%) Publishing
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Developer
2 8 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Architect
5 4 (8.33%) Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.33%) CMS Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Content Strategist
5 4 (8.33%) EPiServer Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Java Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Java Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Web Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (50.00%) HTML
2 19 (39.58%) CSS
2 19 (39.58%) HTML5
3 16 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 14 (29.17%) jQuery
5 13 (27.08%) .NET
6 12 (25.00%) CSS3
6 12 (25.00%) RESTful
7 11 (22.92%) Spring
8 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET
9 8 (16.67%) Dropwizard
9 8 (16.67%) JSON
10 5 (10.42%) .NET Framework
10 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (10.42%) Entity Framework
10 5 (10.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (10.42%) Web Services
11 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (6.25%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) User Experience
2 6 (12.50%) Taxonomies
3 5 (10.42%) Social Media
4 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.25%) NHS
6 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.17%) Tandem
6 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
6 2 (4.17%) Web 2.0
7 1 (2.08%) Blog
7 1 (2.08%) Clustering
7 1 (2.08%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.08%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Android
1 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (39.58%) Web Development
3 14 (29.17%) Scrum
4 13 (27.08%) TDD
5 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (25.00%) MVC
6 11 (22.92%) E-Commerce
6 11 (22.92%) Migration
6 11 (22.92%) Technical Architecture
7 10 (20.83%) Configuration Management
7 10 (20.83%) Dependency Injection
8 9 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (18.75%) Kanban
8 9 (18.75%) Project Management
8 9 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (18.75%) SDLC
8 9 (18.75%) SEO
9 8 (16.67%) Pair Programming
9 8 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 7 (14.58%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) JavaScript
2 13 (27.08%) C#
2 13 (27.08%) Java
3 5 (10.42%) SQL
4 1 (2.08%) PHP
4 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Capistrano
1 2 (4.17%) Nagios
1 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) hybris
2 8 (16.67%) ATG
3 4 (8.33%) Sitecore
4 3 (6.25%) Adobe
4 3 (6.25%) Google
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.17%) Alterian
5 2 (4.17%) FatWire
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle
5 2 (4.17%) PeopleSoft