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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management
Rank 117 155 121
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -34
Contract jobs citing Content Management 38 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.07% 0.29% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 0.35% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 8 12
Median daily rate £375 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £322 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £680 £359
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £15.50 £33.64 £18.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.92% +81.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-29.09% +6.79%
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
2953 3685 2402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.09% 81.96% 75.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1879 2303 1381
Median daily rate £405 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.70% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 142 112
Median hourly rate £24.00 £37.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.13% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.92 £56.97 £78.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 0 18 £350 -31.70% 5
Cheshire +15 13 £394 -12.01% 2
Merseyside +8 3 £325 -18.75% 2
Lancashire +21 2 £594 +16.42%
Content Management
England

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 52 (77.61%) CMS
2 30 (44.78%) HTML
3 29 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (40.30%) JavaScript
5 24 (35.82%) CSS
6 23 (34.33%) E-Commerce
6 23 (34.33%) Web Development
6 23 (34.33%) HTML5
7 16 (23.88%) CSS3
8 15 (22.39%) .NET
9 14 (20.90%) TDD
9 14 (20.90%) Scrum
9 14 (20.90%) AngularJS
10 13 (19.40%) Responsive Web Design
10 13 (19.40%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (19.40%) C#
11 12 (17.91%) Java
11 12 (17.91%) Migration
11 12 (17.91%) jQuery
11 12 (17.91%) hybris
12 11 (16.42%) Kanban
13 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET
13 10 (14.93%) MVC
13 10 (14.93%) Spring
13 10 (14.93%) Technical Architecture
13 10 (14.93%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (14.93%) Selenium
13 10 (14.93%) Cucumber
13 10 (14.93%) User Experience
13 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills

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 52 (77.61%) CMS
2 8 (11.94%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.46%) Sitefinity
4 4 (5.97%) Drupal
4 4 (5.97%) Umbraco
5 3 (4.48%) ArcGIS
5 3 (4.48%) GeoServer
6 2 (2.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.46%) Photoshop
3 4 (5.97%) MS Office
4 1 (1.49%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.49%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) GitHub
2 1 (1.49%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.49%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) Intranet
2 2 (2.99%) Internet
3 1 (1.49%) Network Security
3 1 (1.49%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.97%) GIS
3 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.49%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.49%) Informix
3 1 (1.49%) QlikView
3 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Cucumber
1 10 (14.93%) Selenium
2 6 (8.96%) JIRA
3 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.49%) Grunt
5 1 (1.49%) gulp
5 1 (1.49%) Introscope
5 1 (1.49%) JUnit
5 1 (1.49%) Mockito
5 1 (1.49%) PhpStorm
5 1 (1.49%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (10.45%) Manufacturing
1 7 (10.45%) Marketing
2 6 (8.96%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Retail
3 4 (5.97%) Legal
4 2 (2.99%) Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (41.79%) Developer
2 12 (17.91%) CMS Developer
3 11 (16.42%) Web Developer
4 9 (13.43%) Java Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) Business Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) Consultant
7 5 (7.46%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.97%) Architect
8 4 (5.97%) Content Strategist
9 3 (4.48%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Applications Consultant
9 3 (4.48%) Content Manager
9 3 (4.48%) Drupal Consultant
9 3 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.48%) Web Consultant
10 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (2.99%) C# Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Senior Project Manager
10 2 (2.99%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (44.78%) HTML
2 24 (35.82%) CSS
3 23 (34.33%) HTML5
4 16 (23.88%) CSS3
5 15 (22.39%) .NET
6 14 (20.90%) AngularJS
7 12 (17.91%) jQuery
8 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET
8 10 (14.93%) Spring
9 9 (13.43%) .NET Framework
9 9 (13.43%) Dropwizard
9 9 (13.43%) Entity Framework
9 9 (13.43%) JSON
9 9 (13.43%) RESTful
10 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (5.97%) Backbone.js
11 4 (5.97%) Ember.js
11 4 (5.97%) React
12 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (4.48%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (14.93%) User Experience
2 6 (8.96%) Social Media
2 6 (8.96%) Taxonomies
3 3 (4.48%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.48%) NHS
4 2 (2.99%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.49%) Clustering
5 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.49%) Copywriting
5 1 (1.49%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.49%) Economics
5 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.49%) Statistics
5 1 (1.49%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (34.33%) E-Commerce
2 23 (34.33%) Web Development
3 14 (20.90%) Scrum
3 14 (20.90%) TDD
4 13 (19.40%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (19.40%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (17.91%) Migration
6 11 (16.42%) Kanban
7 10 (14.93%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (14.93%) MVC
7 10 (14.93%) SDLC
7 10 (14.93%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (13.43%) Configuration Management
8 9 (13.43%) Dependency Injection
8 9 (13.43%) Pair Programming
8 9 (13.43%) Test Automation
9 8 (11.94%) Data Management
9 8 (11.94%) Project Management
9 8 (11.94%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.30%) JavaScript
2 13 (19.40%) C#
3 12 (17.91%) Java
4 9 (13.43%) PHP
4 9 (13.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) ISEB
2 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 12 (17.91%) hybris
2 9 (13.43%) ATG
3 8 (11.94%) Sitecore
4 6 (8.96%) Adobe
5 3 (4.48%) EPiServer
5 3 (4.48%) ESRI
6 2 (2.99%) IBM
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle
7 1 (1.49%) Compuware
7 1 (1.49%) Ektron
7 1 (1.49%) Google
7 1 (1.49%) HP
7 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.49%) Perforce
7 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.49%) Sun
7 1 (1.49%) Tableau
Manchester
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Negotiable
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Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £360 per day
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