The first table below looks at the demand for the Content Editor role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Editor
Rank 541 536 556
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Content Editor 52 32 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.063% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.068% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 19 18
Average daily rate
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£200 £208 £216
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% -4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £100 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £405 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £135 £233
% change year-on-year
+48.14% -41.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £15.75 £16.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.38 - £12.00
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50509 47198 53521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.39% 92.49% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30674 27610 29823
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1993 2137 2716
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Content Editor
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Content Editor Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Content Editor
Daily Rate Trend

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

Content Editor Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Content Editor
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Content Editor within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Content Editor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Content Editor
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Content Editor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Content Editor
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Content Editor within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Content Editor Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Content Editor
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Content Editor within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
England -7 48 £200 -3.61% 4
London +4 19 £209 -12.46% 2
South East - 19 £200 - 1
Berkshire - 5 £175 - 1
South West -31 4 £225 +125.00%
City of London +13 3 £178 -28.90%
Reading - 2 - -
North West - 1 £105 - 1
Manchester - 1 £105 - 1
Milton Keynes - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Bath - - - -
Harrow - - - -

Content Editor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 35 (41.18%) Content Management
2 28 (32.94%) Publishing
3 26 (30.59%) CMS
4 24 (28.24%) HTML
5 14 (16.47%) Finance
6 13 (15.29%) Social Media
7 12 (14.12%) Copywriting
7 12 (14.12%) SEO
7 12 (14.12%) CSS
7 12 (14.12%) Intranet
8 11 (12.94%) XML
8 11 (12.94%) Legal
9 10 (11.76%) XSLT
9 10 (11.76%) Photoshop
9 10 (11.76%) Python
9 10 (11.76%) XQuery
10 9 (10.59%) Project Management
10 9 (10.59%) E-Commerce
10 9 (10.59%) Migration
10 9 (10.59%) Google
10 9 (10.59%) Marketing
11 8 (9.41%) Degree
11 8 (9.41%) Drupal
11 8 (9.41%) Analytics
11 8 (9.41%) SharePoint
12 7 (8.24%) Internet
13 6 (7.06%) Microsoft
13 6 (7.06%) Adobe
13 6 (7.06%) Google Analytics
14 5 (5.88%) WordPress

Content Editor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 26 (30.59%) CMS
2 8 (9.41%) SharePoint
2 8 (9.41%) Drupal
3 5 (5.88%) WordPress
4 4 (4.71%) TeamSite
5 3 (3.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.35%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.18%) Magnolia
7 1 (1.18%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.18%) WorkSite
Applications
1 10 (11.76%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.71%) MS Office
2 4 (4.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.18%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.12%) Intranet
2 7 (8.24%) Internet
3 2 (2.35%) FTP
4 1 (1.18%) Broadband
4 1 (1.18%) Extranet
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Dreamweaver
General
1 28 (32.94%) Publishing
2 14 (16.47%) Finance
3 11 (12.94%) Legal
4 9 (10.59%) Marketing
5 3 (3.53%) Retail
5 3 (3.53%) Spanish Language
6 2 (2.35%) Advertising
6 2 (2.35%) German Language
6 2 (2.35%) Banking
6 2 (2.35%) Law
6 2 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.18%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.18%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (28.24%) HTML
2 12 (14.12%) CSS
3 11 (12.94%) XML
4 10 (11.76%) XSLT
5 2 (2.35%) Google Maps API
6 1 (1.18%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) Social Media
2 12 (14.12%) Copywriting
3 4 (4.71%) Statistics
4 3 (3.53%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (3.53%) Blog
5 2 (2.35%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.35%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.18%) W3C
6 1 (1.18%) BBC
6 1 (1.18%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.18%) Video Editing
6 1 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.18%) Open Source
6 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (41.18%) Content Management
2 12 (14.12%) SEO
3 9 (10.59%) Project Management
3 9 (10.59%) E-Commerce
3 9 (10.59%) Migration
4 8 (9.41%) Analytics
5 5 (5.88%) Web Development
6 4 (4.71%) Benchmarking
7 3 (3.53%) Time Management
7 3 (3.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.35%) Web Design
8 2 (2.35%) B2B
8 2 (2.35%) B2C
8 2 (2.35%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.35%) Workflow
8 2 (2.35%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.35%) Customer Insight
8 2 (2.35%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (1.18%) Usability Testing
9 1 (1.18%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.76%) Python
1 10 (11.76%) XQuery
2 3 (3.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.18%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 8 (9.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (10.59%) Google
2 6 (7.06%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.06%) Adobe
3 2 (2.35%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.18%) FatWire
4 1 (1.18%) Omniture
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £200.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bracknell
Real Staffing
Rate: £12 - £14 per hour + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago