The table below looks at the statistics for the Content Editor role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Content Editor in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Editor
Rank 124 111 109
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Content Editor 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 6
Average daily rate
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£176 £150 £242
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% -37.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £150 £251
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -40.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £77.88 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2587 2305 2467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.06% 93.28% 93.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1373 1106 1163
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 89 119
Average hourly rate £18.50 £14.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% -18.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.33 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £32.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Content Editor
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Content Editor in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Content Editor Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Content Editor
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Content Editor across the Scotland region.

Content Editor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Content Editor
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Content Editor across the Scotland region.

Content Editor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Content Editor
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Content Editor in their job title 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 with Content Editor in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Publishing
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
1 3 (100.00%) Taxonomies
1 3 (100.00%) Copywriting
2 2 (66.67%) Wiki
2 2 (66.67%) Blog
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media
3 1 (33.33%) QA

Content Editor
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Content Editor in their job title 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 with Content Editor in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
1 3 (100.00%) Taxonomies
1 3 (100.00%) Copywriting
2 2 (66.67%) Wiki
2 2 (66.67%) Blog
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA