The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Content Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Manager
England / North West
Rank 133 157 138
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Content Manager 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.077% 0.026% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.028% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £233 £300
% change year-on-year
+23.65% -22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £175.00 -
% change year-on-year
-82.85% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2483 3604 2931
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 95.24% 94.77% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1577 2146 1689
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 171 180
Median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.80 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Content Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured Content Manager in the job title.

Content Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Content Manager
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 Manager across the North West region.

Content Manager Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Content Manager
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 Manager across the North West region.

Content Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Content Manager
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 Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 January 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 - 2 - -
Content Manager
England

Content Manager Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Content Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Content Manager in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) EPiServer
2 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 3 (60.00%) Content Management
3 2 (40.00%) SEO
3 2 (40.00%) Copywriting
4 1 (20.00%) Blog
4 1 (20.00%) Podcast
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Social Media
4 1 (20.00%) EPiServer CMS
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Publishing
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) QA

Content Manager Skill Set
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 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Copywriting
2 1 (20.00%) Blog
2 1 (20.00%) Podcast
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) SEO
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) EPiServer