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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management
Rank 91 103 109
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Contract jobs citing Content Management 50 42 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.57% 1.27% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 1.65% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 22 7
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£375 £338 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +46.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £203 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £500 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 £40.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.00% +63.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.61 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-12.07% +27.11%
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
2441 2547 1696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 76.59% 76.79% 71.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1589 1570 1059
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 112 62
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Bristol +11 19 £375 +19.52% 5
Somerset - 15 £698 - 1
Wiltshire +4 13 £350 +7.69%
Dorset -9 1 £263 -46.15%
Cornwall - 1 - -
Devon - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Content Management
England

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 49 (71.01%) CMS
2 30 (43.48%) Web Services
3 26 (37.68%) HTML
4 25 (36.23%) CSS
5 20 (28.99%) .NET
5 20 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (27.54%) Management Information System
6 19 (27.54%) C#
7 18 (26.09%) JavaScript
7 18 (26.09%) CRM
8 17 (24.64%) Information Security
9 16 (23.19%) Workflow
9 16 (23.19%) GIS
9 16 (23.19%) SOA
9 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
10 15 (21.74%) PRINCE2
10 15 (21.74%) SAP
10 15 (21.74%) UML
10 15 (21.74%) Manufacturing
11 14 (20.29%) Retail
11 14 (20.29%) ISEB
11 14 (20.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 14 (20.29%) .NET Framework
11 14 (20.29%) Change Control
12 13 (18.84%) Security Cleared
12 13 (18.84%) ISO 9000
12 13 (18.84%) ITIL
13 12 (17.39%) Java
14 11 (15.94%) VB
14 11 (15.94%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 49 (71.01%) CMS
2 9 (13.04%) Drupal
3 8 (11.59%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (11.59%) Node.js
4 5 (7.25%) IIS
5 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.35%) Liferay
6 3 (4.35%) Apache
6 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.90%) WordPress
7 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.45%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.35%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.45%) MS Office
3 1 (1.45%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.45%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Summit
1 1 (1.45%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.45%) PaaS
2 1 (1.45%) Office 365
2 1 (1.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) HTTP
2 4 (5.80%) Internet
2 4 (5.80%) Firewall
3 2 (2.90%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.90%) DNS
3 2 (2.90%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.90%) SSL
4 1 (1.45%) Intranet
4 1 (1.45%) Skype
4 1 (1.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) MySQL
2 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.45%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.45%) Big Data
4 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.90%) Selenium
3 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (21.74%) Manufacturing
2 14 (20.29%) Retail
3 11 (15.94%) Finance
4 5 (7.25%) Marketing
5 4 (5.80%) Publishing
6 1 (1.45%) Games
6 1 (1.45%) Banking
6 1 (1.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (42.03%) Developer
2 17 (24.64%) Architect
3 16 (23.19%) Solutions Architect
4 15 (21.74%) Web Developer
5 9 (13.04%) Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) Administrator
6 4 (5.80%) Java Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Drupal Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Developer Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Security Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.90%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Content Manager
8 2 (2.90%) Web Administrator
8 2 (2.90%) Senior Security Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Content Editor
8 2 (2.90%) Services Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (43.48%) Web Services
2 26 (37.68%) HTML
3 25 (36.23%) CSS
4 20 (28.99%) .NET
5 14 (20.29%) .NET Framework
6 11 (15.94%) XML
7 10 (14.49%) RESTful
7 10 (14.49%) HTML5
8 9 (13.04%) CSS3
8 9 (13.04%) Sass
9 8 (11.59%) Express
9 8 (11.59%) SOAP
10 7 (10.14%) Apache Cordova
10 7 (10.14%) Backbone.js
10 7 (10.14%) Ember.js
10 7 (10.14%) jQuery
11 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET
12 5 (7.25%) AngularJS
13 4 (5.80%) WebCenter
13 4 (5.80%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.54%) Management Information System
2 16 (23.19%) GIS
3 9 (13.04%) User Experience
4 3 (4.35%) W3C
5 2 (2.90%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.90%) AS400
5 2 (2.90%) Derivative
5 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.90%) Social Network
5 2 (2.90%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (2.90%) Open Source
6 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.45%) Online Games
6 1 (1.45%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.45%) Blog
6 1 (1.45%) Replication
6 1 (1.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.94%) Windows
1 11 (15.94%) Linux
2 7 (10.14%) Android
2 7 (10.14%) Apple iOS
2 7 (10.14%) Windows Phone
3 2 (2.90%) Amazon Linux
3 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.09%) CRM
3 17 (24.64%) Information Security
4 16 (23.19%) SOA
4 16 (23.19%) Workflow
5 15 (21.74%) PRINCE2
5 15 (21.74%) UML
6 14 (20.29%) Change Control
7 13 (18.84%) ITIL
8 9 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (10.14%) Analytics
10 5 (7.25%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (7.25%) Web Analytics
10 5 (7.25%) OOP
10 5 (7.25%) Service Delivery
11 4 (5.80%) OO
11 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (5.80%) Web Development
11 4 (5.80%) Digital Content Management
12 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.54%) C#
2 18 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 12 (17.39%) Java
4 11 (15.94%) VB
5 5 (7.25%) SQL
6 2 (2.90%) ActionScript
6 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (20.29%) ISEB
2 13 (18.84%) Security Cleared
3 10 (14.49%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.35%) Degree
5 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.90%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (18.84%) ISO 9000
3 2 (2.90%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.45%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.45%) SLA
4 1 (1.45%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Varnish
2 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) Puppet
2 2 (2.90%) Ansible
3 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
2 15 (21.74%) SAP
3 8 (11.59%) Sitecore
4 7 (10.14%) Appcelerator
5 5 (7.25%) Oracle
6 3 (4.35%) Adobe
6 3 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (4.35%) TIBCO
6 3 (4.35%) ForgeRock
7 2 (2.90%) VMware
7 2 (2.90%) Google
7 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.90%) Apple
7 2 (2.90%) IBM
8 1 (1.45%) Cisco
8 1 (1.45%) Veeam
8 1 (1.45%) OpenText
8 1 (1.45%) RedDot
8 1 (1.45%) Zerto
8 1 (1.45%) Facebook