The table below looks at the statistics for Content Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management
Rank 107 109 93
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Contract jobs citing Content Management 40 31 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.29% 1.07% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 1.42% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 17 10
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£363 £300 £241
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +24.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £224 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £516 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 £13.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -46.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £20.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+82.50% -36.00%
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2340 2177 1435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.73% 75.46% 70.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1568 1451 902
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 116 62
Average hourly rate £37.87 £33.84 £21.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.90% +58.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.82 £16.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

Content Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Content Management across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Content Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Content Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Content Management Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Content Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Content Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Content Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Content Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Content Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Content Management
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 6 July 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
Somerset +18 12 £373 +29.56% 1
Wiltshire +5 12 £363 -2.68% 1
Bristol +5 12 £300 - 1
Content Management
England

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 48 (55.81%) CMS
2 36 (41.86%) Web Services
3 31 (36.05%) .NET
4 29 (33.72%) HTML
5 25 (29.07%) Microsoft
5 25 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (27.91%) GIS
6 24 (27.91%) C#
7 23 (26.74%) CRM
7 23 (26.74%) Management Information System
8 22 (25.58%) CSS
9 21 (24.42%) JavaScript
10 20 (23.26%) Information Security
10 20 (23.26%) .NET Framework
11 19 (22.09%) Workflow
11 19 (22.09%) SOA
12 18 (20.93%) UML
12 18 (20.93%) ISEB
12 18 (20.93%) SAP
12 18 (20.93%) Manufacturing
12 18 (20.93%) Security Cleared
12 18 (20.93%) Change Control
13 17 (19.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 17 (19.77%) ITIL
13 17 (19.77%) PRINCE2
13 17 (19.77%) ISO 9000
14 16 (18.60%) Retail
15 15 (17.44%) XML
15 15 (17.44%) VB
16 14 (16.28%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 48 (55.81%) CMS
2 14 (16.28%) SharePoint
3 11 (12.79%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (12.79%) Drupal
4 8 (9.30%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (8.14%) IIS
6 5 (5.81%) Apache
6 5 (5.81%) Tomcat
7 4 (4.65%) Liferay
7 4 (4.65%) Umbraco
7 4 (4.65%) Node.js
8 3 (3.49%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.16%) WordPress
9 1 (1.16%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 8 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.98%) MS Office
3 5 (5.81%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.33%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.33%) InfoPath
4 2 (2.33%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.16%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.33%) Office 365
3 1 (1.16%) IaaS
3 1 (1.16%) PaaS
3 1 (1.16%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.30%) HTTP
2 6 (6.98%) Firewall
3 5 (5.81%) Internet
4 4 (4.65%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.65%) DNS
4 4 (4.65%) HTTPS
4 4 (4.65%) SSL
5 2 (2.33%) Intranet
5 2 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.16%) Skype
6 1 (1.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.98%) MySQL
2 6 (6.98%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.65%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.33%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (1.16%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.16%) Big Data
5 1 (1.16%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.65%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.33%) Selenium
4 1 (1.16%) Axure RP
General
1 18 (20.93%) Manufacturing
2 16 (18.60%) Retail
3 14 (16.28%) Finance
4 9 (10.47%) Marketing
5 2 (2.33%) Publishing
6 1 (1.16%) Billing
Job Titles
1 34 (39.53%) Developer
2 20 (23.26%) Architect
3 19 (22.09%) Solutions Architect
4 15 (17.44%) Web Developer
5 11 (12.79%) Analyst
6 9 (10.47%) Author
7 8 (9.30%) Technical Author
8 5 (5.81%) Administrator
8 5 (5.81%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.65%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Developer Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Web Administrator
9 4 (4.65%) SharePoint Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Drupal Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Front-End Web Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Designer
9 4 (4.65%) Digital Designer
10 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (41.86%) Web Services
2 31 (36.05%) .NET
3 29 (33.72%) HTML
4 22 (25.58%) CSS
5 20 (23.26%) .NET Framework
6 15 (17.44%) XML
7 14 (16.28%) jQuery
8 11 (12.79%) ASP.NET
8 11 (12.79%) Sass
9 8 (9.30%) RESTful
10 7 (8.14%) HTML5
11 6 (6.98%) WebCenter
11 6 (6.98%) CSS3
12 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (4.65%) SOAP
13 4 (4.65%) J2EE
13 4 (4.65%) Backbone.js
13 4 (4.65%) Ember.js
13 4 (4.65%) Express
13 4 (4.65%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.91%) GIS
2 23 (26.74%) Management Information System
3 13 (15.12%) User Experience
4 5 (5.81%) Wiki
5 4 (4.65%) Derivative
6 3 (3.49%) Graphic Design
6 3 (3.49%) Social Network
7 2 (2.33%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (2.33%) W3C
7 2 (2.33%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.33%) AS400
8 1 (1.16%) Replication
8 1 (1.16%) Social Media
8 1 (1.16%) Blog
8 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.16%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.28%) Linux
2 8 (9.30%) Windows
3 4 (4.65%) Android
3 4 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (4.65%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.65%) Windows Phone
3 4 (4.65%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (26.74%) CRM
3 20 (23.26%) Information Security
4 19 (22.09%) Workflow
4 19 (22.09%) SOA
5 18 (20.93%) UML
5 18 (20.93%) Change Control
6 17 (19.77%) ITIL
6 17 (19.77%) PRINCE2
7 8 (9.30%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (9.30%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (8.14%) Project Management
9 6 (6.98%) Web Development
9 6 (6.98%) Analytics
9 6 (6.98%) SDLC
10 5 (5.81%) Service Delivery
10 5 (5.81%) MVC
10 5 (5.81%) OOP
11 4 (4.65%) OO
11 4 (4.65%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (27.91%) C#
2 21 (24.42%) JavaScript
3 15 (17.44%) VB
4 13 (15.12%) Java
5 5 (5.81%) SQL
6 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.33%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (20.93%) ISEB
1 18 (20.93%) Security Cleared
2 14 (16.28%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.30%) Degree
4 4 (4.65%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.77%) ISO 9000
1 17 (19.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.65%) QA
3 2 (2.33%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.33%) ISO 14001
3 2 (2.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.16%) SLA
4 1 (1.16%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (5.81%) Varnish
2 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) Puppet
2 4 (4.65%) Ansible
3 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (29.07%) Microsoft
2 18 (20.93%) SAP
3 8 (9.30%) Sitecore
4 5 (5.81%) Oracle
5 4 (4.65%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (4.65%) TIBCO
5 4 (4.65%) Appcelerator
5 4 (4.65%) ForgeRock
6 2 (2.33%) VMware
6 2 (2.33%) Apple
6 2 (2.33%) IBM
7 1 (1.16%) Cisco
7 1 (1.16%) Adobe
7 1 (1.16%) Google
7 1 (1.16%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.16%) Veeam
7 1 (1.16%) FatWire
7 1 (1.16%) OpenText
7 1 (1.16%) RedDot