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 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management
Rank 147 112 111
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -1
Contract jobs citing Content Management 18 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.41% 0.75% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 1.00% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 7
Average daily rate
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£488 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £225 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £693 £396 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £304
% change year-on-year
- +15.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £33.64 £18.56 £21.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.29% -13.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £19.00 £17.10
% change year-on-year
+44.73% +11.14%
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
3460 2292 2048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 78.82% 74.27% 71.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2121 1268 1045
Average daily rate £413 £370 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% +11.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 101 103
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £67.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

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 31 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 31 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 -23 11 £550 +57.14% 5
Cheshire - 4 £430 - 1
Lancashire -9 1 £510 +126.66% 2
Content Management
England

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 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 13 (52.00%) E-Commerce
1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) HTML
3 7 (28.00%) hybris
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (20.00%) XML
5 5 (20.00%) CSS
5 5 (20.00%) HTML5
5 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (20.00%) Marketing
6 4 (16.00%) Ajax
6 4 (16.00%) jQuery
6 4 (16.00%) User Experience
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle
6 4 (16.00%) ATG
7 3 (12.00%) SEO
7 3 (12.00%) Adobe
7 3 (12.00%) SOA
7 3 (12.00%) PHP
7 3 (12.00%) SOAP
7 3 (12.00%) Web Services
7 3 (12.00%) .NET
7 3 (12.00%) ERP
7 3 (12.00%) Social Media
7 3 (12.00%) CSS3
7 3 (12.00%) JSON
7 3 (12.00%) Retail
7 3 (12.00%) Data Management

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 2 (8.00%) CMS
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (4.00%) Mule
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (8.00%) MS Project
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
1 2 (8.00%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle TCA
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Google Analytics
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) HTTP
2 1 (4.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.00%) Big Data
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.00%) Lombardi
2 1 (4.00%) Hudson
General
1 5 (20.00%) Marketing
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Advertising
4 1 (4.00%) Publishing
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Business Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Hybris Architect
6 3 (12.00%) Technical Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) AWS Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Lead Designer
8 1 (4.00%) Data Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Data Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) PHP Developer
8 1 (4.00%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Lead Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Copywriter
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.00%) CSS
2 5 (20.00%) XML
2 5 (20.00%) HTML5
3 4 (16.00%) jQuery
3 4 (16.00%) Ajax
4 3 (12.00%) JSON
4 3 (12.00%) SOAP
4 3 (12.00%) Web Services
4 3 (12.00%) .NET
4 3 (12.00%) CSS3
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.00%) WebCenter
5 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (8.00%) XSD
5 2 (8.00%) XSLT
5 2 (8.00%) Middleware
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle ADF
5 2 (8.00%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) User Experience
3 3 (12.00%) Social Media
4 1 (4.00%) Google Search Appliance
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Solaris
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) E-Commerce
1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (12.00%) SEO
2 3 (12.00%) ERP
2 3 (12.00%) SOA
2 3 (12.00%) Data Management
3 2 (8.00%) SDLC
3 2 (8.00%) CRM
3 2 (8.00%) Web Design
3 2 (8.00%) Competitor Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) Web Analytics
3 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Usability Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Open Source
3 2 (8.00%) Information Architecture
3 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.00%) Coaching
4 1 (4.00%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (12.00%) PHP
3 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) VB
3 2 (8.00%) Java
3 2 (8.00%) ActionScript
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) hybris
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) ATG
4 3 (12.00%) Adobe
5 2 (8.00%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (8.00%) IBM
5 2 (8.00%) Stellent
5 2 (8.00%) Retek
5 2 (8.00%) Endeca
5 2 (8.00%) Google
6 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
6 1 (4.00%) Eloqua
6 1 (4.00%) TIBCO
6 1 (4.00%) VMware
6 1 (4.00%) HP