The table below looks at the statistics for Content Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Content Management over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management
Rank 199 173 186
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +13
Contract jobs citing Content Management 558 561 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.09% 1.16% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 1.57% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 310 307
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £185 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 13
Average hourly rate £22.25 £19.00 £21.76
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.10% -12.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £11.54 £10.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £90.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.79 £19.30 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -13.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38459 35783 32221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.37% 74.30% 72.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 24687 21730 19119
Average daily rate £423 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1007 1095 1275
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Content Management
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Content Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Content Management
Daily Rate Trend

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

Content Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Content Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Content Management within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Content Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Content Management
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Content Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Content Management
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Content Management within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Content Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Content Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 30 January 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
England -18 506 £375 +4.16% 177
London -30 259 £413 +10.00% 72
South East +16 134 £350 +7.69% 43
City of London -6 50 £369 -1.66% 21
Brighton +8 33 £200 -56.33% 6
East Sussex +6 33 £275 -43.76% 10
East of England +1 30 £325 -13.33% 16
Scotland -9 30 £290 -6.14% 5
Buckinghamshire +7 28 £325 +25.00%
Hampshire -10 27 £363 -3.33% 7
South West -18 25 £600 +86.77% 10
Berkshire -9 22 £325 +1.56% 7
Milton Keynes -6 17 £320 +23.07%
North East - 14 £250 - 3
Essex +14 12 £375 +7.14%
East Midlands +11 12 £200 -11.11% 4
South Wales -6 12 £448 -
Wales -6 12 £448 -
Yorkshire -7 12 £341 -13.60% 9
Hertfordshire 0 10 £325 -22.38%
North West -20 10 £325 -11.56% 12
Somerset +7 9 £675 - 2
West Midlands +3 9 £408 +55.23% 8
Edinburgh -8 9 £253 -32.66% 1
Glasgow -9 9 £262 +16.44% 4
Cambridge +2 8 £300 - 11
Bristol 0 8 £325 +51.16% 5
Manchester -4 8 £325 - 5
Cambridgeshire -10 8 £300 - 11
West Sussex -13 8 - -

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 446 (39.96%) CMS
2 385 (34.50%) HTML
3 322 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
4 310 (27.78%) CSS
5 302 (27.06%) JavaScript
6 209 (18.73%) XML
7 204 (18.28%) Java
8 202 (18.10%) .NET
9 185 (16.58%) Web Services
10 164 (14.70%) jQuery
11 163 (14.61%) Publishing
12 153 (13.71%) SQL
13 150 (13.44%) HTML5
14 141 (12.63%) Finance
15 140 (12.54%) Scrum
16 136 (12.19%) E-Commerce
17 130 (11.65%) SharePoint
18 129 (11.56%) Adobe
19 122 (10.93%) C#
20 121 (10.84%) ASP.NET
21 120 (10.75%) Marketing
22 118 (10.57%) Linux
23 114 (10.22%) User Experience
24 112 (10.04%) Intranet
24 112 (10.04%) TDD
25 108 (9.68%) Oracle
26 103 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
27 101 (9.05%) Project Management
28 100 (8.96%) SQL Server
29 98 (8.78%) Web Development

Content Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 446 (39.96%) CMS
2 130 (11.65%) SharePoint
3 67 (6.00%) Adobe CQ
4 64 (5.73%) Drupal
5 50 (4.48%) Sitecore CMS
6 48 (4.30%) WebLogic
7 44 (3.94%) IIS
8 42 (3.76%) Apache
8 42 (3.76%) WebSphere
9 40 (3.58%) WordPress
10 37 (3.32%) Tomcat
11 36 (3.23%) Umbraco
12 32 (2.87%) JBoss
13 30 (2.69%) SharePoint 2013
14 27 (2.42%) Documentum
15 26 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
16 23 (2.06%) Node.js
17 22 (1.97%) TeamSite
18 16 (1.43%) Kentico
19 15 (1.34%) FileNet
Applications
1 69 (6.18%) Photoshop
2 61 (5.47%) MS Excel
3 36 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 27 (2.42%) MS Office
5 24 (2.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 14 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
7 12 (1.08%) MS Visio
8 11 (0.99%) InfoPath
9 8 (0.72%) MS Project
10 7 (0.63%) Acrobat
11 6 (0.54%) InDesign
12 5 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
13 3 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
13 3 (0.27%) Final Cut Pro
14 2 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
14 2 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
15 1 (0.090%) Adobe Premiere
15 1 (0.090%) RoboHelp
15 1 (0.090%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 33 (2.96%) Google Analytics
2 13 (1.16%) Oracle BPM
2 13 (1.16%) Documaker
3 12 (1.08%) SAP SRM
3 12 (1.08%) Tridion
4 11 (0.99%) Magento
5 8 (0.72%) WebTrends
5 8 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (0.63%) Oracle FAH
7 6 (0.54%) assyst
8 3 (0.27%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.27%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.18%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.18%) SAP CCM
9 2 (0.18%) SAP ECC
9 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.090%) Exstream
10 1 (0.090%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.090%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.63%) SaaS
4 6 (0.54%) Office 365
4 6 (0.54%) PaaS
4 6 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.36%) GitHub
7 3 (0.27%) Joyent
8 2 (0.18%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.18%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.18%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.090%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.090%) Heroku
9 1 (0.090%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 112 (10.04%) Intranet
2 66 (5.91%) Internet
3 36 (3.23%) HTTP
4 17 (1.52%) SSL
5 14 (1.25%) HTTPS
6 9 (0.81%) Extranet
7 7 (0.63%) LDAP
7 7 (0.63%) FTP
8 6 (0.54%) DNS
8 6 (0.54%) Firewall
9 3 (0.27%) WAN
9 3 (0.27%) LAN
9 3 (0.27%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (0.18%) DAB
10 2 (0.18%) SAN
10 2 (0.18%) Broadband
10 2 (0.18%) SMTP
10 2 (0.18%) VPN
10 2 (0.18%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.090%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (8.96%) SQL Server
2 64 (5.73%) MySQL
3 51 (4.57%) Relational Database
4 32 (2.87%) Oracle Database
5 27 (2.42%) Oracle Database 11g
6 25 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (1.97%) RDBMS
8 19 (1.70%) DB2
9 17 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (1.25%) Oracle ODI
11 13 (1.16%) Oracle BI EE
11 13 (1.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 12 (1.08%) SAP BW
13 9 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (0.72%) MongoDB
14 8 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
15 7 (0.63%) NoSQL
16 6 (0.54%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 77 (6.90%) Ant
2 62 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 61 (5.47%) Maven
4 47 (4.21%) Subversion
5 42 (3.76%) Eclipse
6 27 (2.42%) Git (software)
7 25 (2.24%) Axure RP
8 23 (2.06%) JUnit
9 22 (1.97%) Dreamweaver
10 21 (1.88%) JIRA
11 15 (1.34%) SoapUI
12 14 (1.25%) Selenium
13 13 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (1.08%) Jenkins
14 12 (1.08%) ClearCase
15 9 (0.81%) CruiseControl
16 8 (0.72%) Jasmine
16 8 (0.72%) JBehave
17 6 (0.54%) Mocha
17 6 (0.54%) LoadRunner
General
1 163 (14.61%) Publishing
2 141 (12.63%) Finance
3 120 (10.75%) Marketing
4 79 (7.08%) Retail
5 69 (6.18%) Banking
6 38 (3.41%) Legal
7 28 (2.51%) Manufacturing
8 23 (2.06%) Advertising
9 18 (1.61%) Billing
10 13 (1.16%) Telecoms
10 13 (1.16%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.81%) Law
11 9 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (0.72%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.54%) Dutch Language
13 6 (0.54%) Local Government
14 5 (0.45%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.45%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.36%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.36%) French Language
Job Titles
1 398 (35.66%) Developer
2 151 (13.53%) Analyst
3 118 (10.57%) Architect
4 92 (8.24%) Web Developer
5 90 (8.06%) Business Analyst
6 76 (6.81%) Project Manager
7 59 (5.29%) Java Developer
8 58 (5.20%) Consultant
9 49 (4.39%) Front-End Developer
10 44 (3.94%) Solutions Architect
11 41 (3.67%) .NET Developer
12 38 (3.41%) Designer
13 36 (3.23%) Senior Developer
14 34 (3.05%) Content Editor
15 32 (2.87%) CMS Developer
16 30 (2.69%) Administrator
17 18 (1.61%) DevOps Engineer
17 18 (1.61%) Web Manager
17 18 (1.61%) Web Designer
17 18 (1.61%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 385 (34.50%) HTML
2 310 (27.78%) CSS
3 209 (18.73%) XML
4 202 (18.10%) .NET
5 185 (16.58%) Web Services
6 164 (14.70%) jQuery
7 150 (13.44%) HTML5
8 121 (10.84%) ASP.NET
9 96 (8.60%) XSLT
10 95 (8.51%) J2EE
11 88 (7.89%) XHTML
11 88 (7.89%) CSS3
12 78 (6.99%) SOAP
13 69 (6.18%) Ajax
14 57 (5.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 56 (5.02%) JSP
16 52 (4.66%) REST
17 50 (4.48%) XSL
18 44 (3.94%) XSD
19 41 (3.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 114 (10.22%) User Experience
2 103 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 76 (6.81%) Social Media
4 70 (6.27%) W3C
5 53 (4.75%) Management Information System
6 52 (4.66%) Open Source
7 39 (3.49%) Taxonomies
8 31 (2.78%) iPad
9 26 (2.33%) Web 2.0
10 22 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
11 21 (1.88%) Computer Science
12 20 (1.79%) Digital Media
13 19 (1.70%) Mobile App
14 17 (1.52%) Data Conversion
14 17 (1.52%) Copywriting
15 12 (1.08%) Clustering
16 11 (0.99%) GIS
16 11 (0.99%) Hedge funds
17 10 (0.90%) Visualisation
18 7 (0.63%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 118 (10.57%) Linux
2 85 (7.62%) Windows
3 45 (4.03%) UNIX
4 19 (1.70%) Solaris
5 16 (1.43%) AIX
6 15 (1.34%) Apple iOS
7 14 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (1.16%) Android
9 6 (0.54%) Windows Phone
9 6 (0.54%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.54%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.45%) SUSE
10 5 (0.45%) CentOS
11 2 (0.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.18%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.18%) Mac OS X Server
11 2 (0.18%) NetWare
12 1 (0.090%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.090%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (12.54%) Scrum
3 136 (12.19%) E-Commerce
4 112 (10.04%) TDD
5 101 (9.05%) Project Management
6 98 (8.78%) Web Development
7 76 (6.81%) Analytics
8 71 (6.36%) SOA
9 69 (6.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 65 (5.82%) Migration
10 65 (5.82%) Continuous Integration
11 64 (5.73%) Workflow
12 61 (5.47%) MVC
13 57 (5.11%) Digital Marketing
14 55 (4.93%) SEO
15 51 (4.57%) CRM
15 51 (4.57%) Business Intelligence
16 50 (4.48%) OO
16 50 (4.48%) Business Analysis
17 47 (4.21%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 302 (27.06%) JavaScript
2 204 (18.28%) Java
3 153 (13.71%) SQL
4 122 (10.93%) C#
5 84 (7.53%) PHP
6 50 (4.48%) Python
7 32 (2.87%) Perl
8 27 (2.42%) Groovy
9 22 (1.97%) VBA
10 15 (1.34%) Jython
10 15 (1.34%) PowerShell
10 15 (1.34%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 13 (1.16%) VB
11 13 (1.16%) Bash Shell
12 11 (0.99%) Ruby
12 11 (0.99%) VB.NET
12 11 (0.99%) VBScript
13 10 (0.90%) C
13 10 (0.90%) T-SQL
13 10 (0.90%) C++
Qualifications
1 76 (6.81%) Degree
2 44 (3.94%) Security Cleared
3 31 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 20 (1.79%) ISEB
5 6 (0.54%) CTC Cleared
5 6 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.45%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.36%) Sun Certification
7 4 (0.36%) MCP
7 4 (0.36%) MCTS
8 2 (0.18%) CBAP
8 2 (0.18%) CFA
8 2 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.18%) CCA
8 2 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.18%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.090%) MCSE
9 1 (0.090%) HNC
9 1 (0.090%) HND
9 1 (0.090%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (5.47%) QA
2 14 (1.25%) Data Quality
3 13 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.08%) WCAG
5 9 (0.81%) ISO 9000
6 7 (0.63%) WAI
7 6 (0.54%) SLA
8 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.090%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.090%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.090%) Solvency II
System Software
1 11 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (0.81%) Varnish
3 4 (0.36%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.27%) Docker
5 2 (0.18%) IAG
5 2 (0.18%) Shibboleth
5 2 (0.18%) Firmware
6 1 (0.090%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.090%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 28 (2.51%) Puppet
2 15 (1.34%) Oracle Identity Management
3 11 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (0.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 8 (0.72%) CA Wily
6 6 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.45%) Tivoli
7 5 (0.45%) Nagios
8 2 (0.18%) Ansible
8 2 (0.18%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.090%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.090%) Control-M
9 1 (0.090%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.090%) SCOM
9 1 (0.090%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 129 (11.56%) Adobe
2 108 (9.68%) Oracle
3 94 (8.42%) Microsoft
4 66 (5.91%) Sitecore
5 59 (5.29%) Google
6 57 (5.11%) Open Text
7 48 (4.30%) RedDot
8 33 (2.96%) SAP
9 32 (2.87%) HP
10 29 (2.60%) FatWire
11 25 (2.24%) EPiServer
11 25 (2.24%) IBM
12 24 (2.15%) ATG
13 23 (2.06%) Endeca
14 22 (1.97%) Perforce
15 20 (1.79%) Remedy
16 16 (1.43%) Red Hat
17 13 (1.16%) Ektron
18 10 (0.90%) hybris
18 10 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
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Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Rate: From £400 to £400 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Linkpoint Resources
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
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Rate: Up to £550 per day
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Rate: £300 - £425 per day
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