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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Content Management over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management
Rank 136 120 105
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -15
Contract jobs citing Content Management 15 14 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.39% 0.46% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.63% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 6
Average daily rate
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£500 £225 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -37.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £194 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £415 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.00%
Content Management
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2988 2223 1942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 77.21% 73.46% 71.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1786 1197 973
Average daily rate £400 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 102 92
Average hourly rate £40.00 £28.75 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% +33.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £53.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

Content Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Content Management across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Content Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
Manchester -9 9 £550 +37.50% 4
Cheshire - 3 £475 - 3
Lancashire +7 1 £510 +126.66% 1
Content Management
England

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) E-Commerce
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.93%) hybris
4 6 (22.22%) HTML
4 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle
5 5 (18.52%) CSS
5 5 (18.52%) HTML5
5 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
6 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
6 4 (14.81%) XML
6 4 (14.81%) Ajax
6 4 (14.81%) jQuery
6 4 (14.81%) ATG
6 4 (14.81%) Stellent
7 3 (11.11%) CMS
7 3 (11.11%) Finance
7 3 (11.11%) SEO
7 3 (11.11%) VMware
7 3 (11.11%) Data Management
7 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (11.11%) Degree
7 3 (11.11%) Retail
7 3 (11.11%) Marketing
7 3 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (11.11%) ERP
7 3 (11.11%) Web Services
7 3 (11.11%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.11%) CMS
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (7.41%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.70%) Mule
4 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
1 2 (7.41%) MS Project
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle TCA
2 1 (3.70%) Teamcenter
2 1 (3.70%) ENOVIA
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.70%) SAP PLM
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.70%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) DHCP
1 2 (7.41%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) SSH
2 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.70%) Lombardi
2 1 (3.70%) Hudson
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
1 3 (11.11%) Marketing
2 2 (7.41%) Publishing
3 1 (3.70%) Military
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.70%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Architect
2 7 (25.93%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Business Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Hybris Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Business Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Writer
7 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Web Editor
7 1 (3.70%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Web Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) HTML
2 5 (18.52%) CSS
2 5 (18.52%) HTML5
3 4 (14.81%) jQuery
3 4 (14.81%) XML
3 4 (14.81%) Ajax
4 3 (11.11%) Web Services
4 3 (11.11%) CSS3
5 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.41%) WebCenter
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (7.41%) JSON
5 2 (7.41%) XSLT
5 2 (7.41%) RSS
5 2 (7.41%) JMS
5 2 (7.41%) WSDL
5 2 (7.41%) Middleware
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle ADF
5 2 (7.41%) XSD
5 2 (7.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Social Media
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Streaming Video
4 1 (3.70%) Interactive TV
4 1 (3.70%) Taxonomies
4 1 (3.70%) Wiki
4 1 (3.70%) Social Network
4 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
4 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Solaris
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) E-Commerce
3 3 (11.11%) ERP
3 3 (11.11%) Data Management
3 3 (11.11%) SEO
3 3 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (7.41%) Release Management
4 2 (7.41%) Open Source
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) SOA
4 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
4 2 (7.41%) SDLC
5 1 (3.70%) Data Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) CAD
5 1 (3.70%) Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) PHP
3 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
3 2 (7.41%) VB
3 2 (7.41%) ActionScript
3 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.41%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) C++
4 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) MCSE
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) XenApp
2 2 (7.41%) XenServer
2 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
2 2 (7.41%) vSphere
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
1 7 (25.93%) hybris
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle
3 4 (14.81%) ATG
3 4 (14.81%) Stellent
4 3 (11.11%) VMware
4 3 (11.11%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (11.11%) IBM
4 3 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) Compaq
5 2 (7.41%) Dell
5 2 (7.41%) Citrix
5 2 (7.41%) Retek
5 2 (7.41%) McAfee
5 2 (7.41%) SAP
5 2 (7.41%) Endeca
6 1 (3.70%) Eloqua
6 1 (3.70%) PTC
6 1 (3.70%) Siemens
6 1 (3.70%) TIBCO