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 July 2016 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management
Rank 115 142 124
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -18
Contract jobs citing Content Management 34 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.93% 0.40% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.51% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 8
Median daily rate £325 £505 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.64% +83.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £290 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £693 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% +65.00%
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
2974 2948 2247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.04% 78.07% 74.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1862 1737 1227
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 126 94
Median hourly rate £23.50 £37.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.48% +34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £57.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 July 2016.

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 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +6 26 £295 -48.69% 3
Cheshire +4 5 £354 -25.52% 1
Merseyside - 3 £325 - 1
Content Management
England

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 30 (66.67%) CMS
2 15 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 11 (24.44%) HTML
6 10 (22.22%) CSS
7 9 (20.00%) Finance
8 8 (17.78%) Web Development
8 8 (17.78%) .NET
8 8 (17.78%) PHP
8 8 (17.78%) Sitecore CMS
8 8 (17.78%) Sitecore
9 7 (15.56%) C#
9 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (15.56%) Automated Testing
9 7 (15.56%) TOGAF
10 6 (13.33%) Banking
10 6 (13.33%) Migration
10 6 (13.33%) JIRA
10 6 (13.33%) Data Management
10 6 (13.33%) SOA
10 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
10 6 (13.33%) HTML5
10 6 (13.33%) CSS3
10 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (13.33%) User Experience
10 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (11.11%) Front End Development
11 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
11 5 (11.11%) QA

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 30 (66.67%) CMS
2 8 (17.78%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (8.89%) Drupal
3 4 (8.89%) Umbraco
4 3 (6.67%) ArcGIS
4 3 (6.67%) GeoServer
5 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.22%) Acrobat
2 1 (2.22%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) GitHub
3 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) Intranet
2 1 (2.22%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) GIS
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.22%) Informix
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.22%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (2.22%) PowerPivot
3 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 6 (13.33%) JIRA
2 4 (8.89%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.22%) Grunt
3 1 (2.22%) gulp
3 1 (2.22%) Introscope
3 1 (2.22%) JUnit
3 1 (2.22%) Mockito
3 1 (2.22%) PhpStorm
3 1 (2.22%) Selenium
3 1 (2.22%) SonarQube
3 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Banking
3 4 (8.89%) Retail
4 3 (6.67%) Legal
4 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.44%) Marketing
6 1 (2.22%) Publishing
6 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (15.56%) Architect
3 6 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 5 (11.11%) CMS Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Consultant
4 5 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Applications Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Drupal Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Web Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.44%) CMS Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Django Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (4.44%) Hybris Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) HTML
2 10 (22.22%) CSS
3 8 (17.78%) .NET
4 6 (13.33%) CSS3
4 6 (13.33%) HTML5
5 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET
6 4 (8.89%) Backbone.js
6 4 (8.89%) Ember.js
6 4 (8.89%) jQuery
6 4 (8.89%) React
7 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 3 (6.67%) Ajax
7 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (6.67%) Node.js
7 3 (6.67%) Web Services
8 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (4.44%) Django
8 2 (4.44%) Entity Framework
8 2 (4.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (13.33%) User Experience
2 3 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (4.44%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.44%) Social Media
4 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.22%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (2.22%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.78%) Web Development
4 7 (15.56%) Automated Testing
4 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (15.56%) TOGAF
5 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (13.33%) Data Management
5 6 (13.33%) Migration
5 6 (13.33%) SOA
6 5 (11.11%) Front End Development
6 5 (11.11%) Scrum
6 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (11.11%) TDD
6 5 (11.11%) Time Management
7 4 (8.89%) BDD
7 4 (8.89%) Coaching
7 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.89%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (17.78%) PHP
3 7 (15.56%) C#
4 3 (6.67%) SQL
5 2 (4.44%) Java
5 2 (4.44%) Python
6 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) ISEB
2 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Sitecore
2 4 (8.89%) Adobe
3 3 (6.67%) ESRI
3 3 (6.67%) hybris
4 2 (4.44%) IBM
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle
5 1 (2.22%) Compuware
5 1 (2.22%) Ektron
5 1 (2.22%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.22%) HP
5 1 (2.22%) Perforce
5 1 (2.22%) Sun