The table below looks at the statistics for Content Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Content Management over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management
UK
Rank 276 252 216
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -36
Contract jobs citing Content Management 376 493 568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.84% 0.95% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.15% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 323 348
Median daily rate £413 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £256 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 20
Median hourly rate £21.50 £34.00 £20.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.76% +63.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £28.43 £20.29
% change year-on-year
-24.36% +40.09%

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
37058 43034 41664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.78% 82.76% 79.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 24637 28159 26322
Median daily rate £450 £425 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 929 1182 1118
Median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +45.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £56.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Content Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Content Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Content Management within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -4 349 £413 +10.00% 117
London -24 167 £425 +6.25% 56
South East +1 62 £375 - 22
South West +18 38 £413 +33.06% 3
Berkshire -4 25 £450 - 3
West Midlands +1 24 £455 +1.11% 3
City of London +1 21 £424 +0.83% 8
Wiltshire +16 19 £413 +33.06%
Swindon +12 18 £413 +33.06%
Bracknell +15 17 £450 +80.00%
Scotland -9 17 £300 -11.76% 6
Birmingham +15 15 £513 +28.12%
East of England +4 15 £488 +54.76% 7
Hampshire +2 14 £375 +7.14% 4
North West +20 13 £390 +30.00% 13
Yorkshire +19 11 £473 +67.25% 6
East Midlands +13 10 £275 +25.00% 4
Surrey +8 10 £325 -9.09% 3
Edinburgh +5 9 £269 -40.27% 5
Manchester +12 8 £375 -11.76% 11
North East -18 8 £275 -8.33% 3
Cambridgeshire +7 7 £488 +62.50% 2
Croydon - 7 £250 -
West Yorkshire +18 6 £525 +94.44% 3
Cambridge +11 6 £488 +62.50% 1
Leeds +7 6 £525 +94.44% 3
Oxfordshire -5 6 £500 -3.84% 2
Gloucestershire +5 5 £306 -31.94%
South Yorkshire +1 5 £420 +40.00% 1
Northampton -2 5 £275 +19.56%

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Content Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Content Management.

1 526 (61.52%) CMS
2 341 (39.88%) Agile Software Development
3 288 (33.68%) HTML
4 268 (31.35%) JavaScript
5 251 (29.36%) CSS
6 179 (20.94%) Java
7 150 (17.54%) User Experience
8 143 (16.73%) Web Development
9 134 (15.67%) XML
10 130 (15.20%) E-Commerce
11 123 (14.39%) Finance
12 121 (14.15%) Marketing
13 120 (14.04%) Adobe
14 113 (13.22%) .NET
14 113 (13.22%) jQuery
15 112 (13.10%) Project Management
15 112 (13.10%) Scrum
16 110 (12.87%) HTML5
17 105 (12.28%) C#
18 97 (11.35%) Analytics
19 95 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
20 91 (10.64%) Front End Development
21 87 (10.18%) Web Services
22 84 (9.82%) Microsoft
23 83 (9.71%) ASP.NET
24 81 (9.47%) MVC
25 80 (9.36%) Degree
26 79 (9.24%) SharePoint
27 76 (8.89%) SQL
27 76 (8.89%) TDD

Content Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 526 (61.52%) CMS
2 95 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 79 (9.24%) SharePoint
4 64 (7.49%) Sitecore CMS
5 57 (6.67%) Drupal
6 40 (4.68%) WordPress
7 38 (4.44%) Confluence
8 34 (3.98%) SharePoint 2013
9 33 (3.86%) EPiServer
10 30 (3.51%) Apache
10 30 (3.51%) IIS
11 25 (2.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 23 (2.69%) Documentum
12 23 (2.69%) SharePoint 2010
13 21 (2.46%) Sitefinity
14 20 (2.34%) JBoss
15 19 (2.22%) Umbraco
16 15 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
17 14 (1.64%) Tomcat
17 14 (1.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 42 (4.91%) MS Excel
2 41 (4.80%) MS Office
3 21 (2.46%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.58%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.58%) Mingle
6 4 (0.47%) MS Project
6 4 (0.47%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.12%) InDesign
7 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (1.75%) Payment Gateway
2 12 (1.40%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.82%) SDL Web 8
4 5 (0.58%) Adobe Campaign
5 4 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.47%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.35%) Magento
6 3 (0.35%) Primavera
6 3 (0.35%) SAP Hybris
6 3 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.23%) Maximo
8 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.12%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.12%) Endur
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.12%) Radian6
8 1 (0.12%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.12%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 32 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (3.16%) Office 365
3 26 (3.04%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (2.57%) Google Analytics
5 10 (1.17%) SaaS
6 5 (0.58%) Adobe Analytics
7 4 (0.47%) AdWords
7 4 (0.47%) Akamai
7 4 (0.47%) IaaS
7 4 (0.47%) PaaS
8 2 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.23%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.23%) Yammer
9 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.12%) Force.com
9 1 (0.12%) GitHub
9 1 (0.12%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.12%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.12%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.12%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 59 (6.90%) Internet
2 39 (4.56%) HTTP
2 39 (4.56%) Intranet
3 15 (1.75%) Network Security
4 11 (1.29%) LDAP
4 11 (1.29%) Skype
5 10 (1.17%) Firewall
6 8 (0.94%) Extranet
7 6 (0.70%) DNS
7 6 (0.70%) SSL
8 5 (0.58%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (0.47%) DHCP
10 3 (0.35%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.23%) AMQP
11 2 (0.23%) FTP
11 2 (0.23%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.12%) SSH
12 1 (0.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 33 (3.86%) Relational Database
3 30 (3.51%) MySQL
4 20 (2.34%) Endeca
5 18 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (1.75%) Oracle Database
7 13 (1.52%) MongoDB
8 10 (1.17%) MarkLogic
8 10 (1.17%) NoSQL
9 9 (1.05%) Big Data
10 7 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (0.70%) EDRMS
11 6 (0.70%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (0.70%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.58%) HBase
12 5 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.47%) OLAP
13 4 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (0.35%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 72 (8.42%) JIRA
2 62 (7.25%) Git (software)
3 55 (6.43%) Selenium
4 50 (5.85%) Maven
5 45 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 38 (4.44%) Ant
6 38 (4.44%) Jenkins
7 36 (4.21%) JUnit
8 35 (4.09%) Gradle
9 31 (3.63%) Visual Studio
10 30 (3.51%) Subversion
11 24 (2.81%) Bitbucket
11 24 (2.81%) WebDriver
12 23 (2.69%) Eclipse
13 22 (2.57%) JMeter
14 21 (2.46%) Mockito
15 16 (1.87%) Apache Ivy
16 15 (1.75%) eggPlant
17 13 (1.52%) Cucumber
17 13 (1.52%) Spock
General
1 123 (14.39%) Finance
2 121 (14.15%) Marketing
3 75 (8.77%) Publishing
4 65 (7.60%) Retail
5 43 (5.03%) Legal
6 38 (4.44%) Banking
7 22 (2.57%) Advertising
8 11 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (1.17%) Automotive
10 8 (0.94%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.94%) Multimedia
11 7 (0.82%) Telecoms
12 6 (0.70%) Games
13 5 (0.58%) Electronics
13 5 (0.58%) Local Government
14 4 (0.47%) Back Office
14 4 (0.47%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.47%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.35%) French Language
Job Titles
1 328 (38.36%) Developer
2 110 (12.87%) Analyst
3 88 (10.29%) Architect
4 58 (6.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 50 (5.85%) Business Analyst
6 48 (5.61%) Designer
7 45 (5.26%) .NET Developer
8 43 (5.03%) Java Developer
9 38 (4.44%) Project Manager
10 36 (4.21%) Solutions Architect
11 33 (3.86%) Senior Developer
12 31 (3.63%) Consultant
13 29 (3.39%) Web Manager
14 28 (3.27%) Content Designer
14 28 (3.27%) HTML Developer
15 26 (3.04%) Drupal Developer
15 26 (3.04%) Web Developer
16 25 (2.92%) Digital Analyst
16 25 (2.92%) JavaScript Developer
17 24 (2.81%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 288 (33.68%) HTML
2 251 (29.36%) CSS
3 134 (15.67%) XML
4 113 (13.22%) .NET
4 113 (13.22%) jQuery
5 110 (12.87%) HTML5
6 87 (10.18%) Web Services
7 83 (9.71%) ASP.NET
8 75 (8.77%) Spring
9 68 (7.95%) CSS3
10 59 (6.90%) AngularJS
11 55 (6.43%) RESTful
12 54 (6.32%) JSON
13 46 (5.38%) Ajax
14 44 (5.15%) REST
15 42 (4.91%) J2EE
16 41 (4.80%) JSP
17 37 (4.33%) XSLT
18 36 (4.21%) Middleware
19 32 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 150 (17.54%) User Experience
2 75 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (5.73%) Management Information System
4 38 (4.44%) Social Media
5 27 (3.16%) iPad
5 27 (3.16%) Mobile App
6 24 (2.81%) Computer Science
7 22 (2.57%) W3C
8 20 (2.34%) Virtual Team
9 19 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (1.99%) Taxonomies
11 16 (1.87%) Client/Server
12 10 (1.17%) Data Structures
13 9 (1.05%) Driving Licence
14 7 (0.82%) NHS
15 6 (0.70%) Data Centre
15 6 (0.70%) RIA
16 5 (0.58%) CMDB
16 5 (0.58%) Digital Media
16 5 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 42 (4.91%) Windows
2 40 (4.68%) Linux
3 16 (1.87%) Unix
4 12 (1.40%) Windows Server
5 8 (0.94%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.70%) Android
7 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.35%) CentOS
8 3 (0.35%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.35%) Solaris
8 3 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.12%) MVS
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 341 (39.88%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (16.73%) Web Development
3 130 (15.20%) E-Commerce
4 112 (13.10%) Project Management
4 112 (13.10%) Scrum
5 97 (11.35%) Analytics
6 91 (10.64%) Front End Development
7 81 (9.47%) MVC
8 76 (8.89%) TDD
9 71 (8.30%) Migration
10 66 (7.72%) Responsive Web Design
10 66 (7.72%) Stakeholder Management
11 59 (6.90%) OO
12 57 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
12 57 (6.67%) Workflow
13 56 (6.55%) Enterprise Content Management
14 52 (6.08%) Business Intelligence
15 50 (5.85%) SEO
16 48 (5.61%) Data Modelling
17 46 (5.38%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 268 (31.35%) JavaScript
2 179 (20.94%) Java
3 105 (12.28%) C#
4 76 (8.89%) SQL
5 36 (4.21%) PHP
6 27 (3.16%) Python
7 21 (2.46%) Groovy
7 21 (2.46%) Ruby
8 16 (1.87%) ActionScript
9 12 (1.40%) C++
9 12 (1.40%) XQuery
10 10 (1.17%) PowerShell
11 7 (0.82%) PL/SQL
11 7 (0.82%) XPath
12 6 (0.70%) PHP 5
13 5 (0.58%) SPARQL
13 5 (0.58%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.47%) ABAP
14 4 (0.47%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 80 (9.36%) Degree
2 62 (7.25%) Security Cleared
3 38 (4.44%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.40%) PMI Certification
4 12 (1.40%) PMP
5 10 (1.17%) ISEB
6 9 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (0.94%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.58%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.47%) MCSA
9 4 (0.47%) MCSE
9 4 (0.47%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.23%) APMP
10 2 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.23%) CISA
10 2 (0.23%) CISM
10 2 (0.23%) CISSP
10 2 (0.23%) GIAC
10 2 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.12%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (5.96%) QA
2 25 (2.92%) PMO
3 10 (1.17%) SLA
4 8 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (0.58%) Government Security Classifications
6 4 (0.47%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.35%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 3 (0.35%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.23%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.12%) SDET
9 1 (0.12%) WAI
System Software
1 23 (2.69%) Docker
2 10 (1.17%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.47%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.23%) Varnish
5 1 (0.12%) Shibboleth
5 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.12%) zsh
Systems Management
1 16 (1.87%) Ansible
2 10 (1.17%) TeamSite
3 7 (0.82%) Puppet
4 6 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.58%) Capistrano
5 5 (0.58%) Nagios
6 4 (0.47%) Consul
6 4 (0.47%) HP Fortify
6 4 (0.47%) Packer
6 4 (0.47%) Terraform
7 3 (0.35%) ArcSight ESM
7 3 (0.35%) CA Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.35%) SCCM
8 1 (0.12%) Kibana
8 1 (0.12%) Piwik
8 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 120 (14.04%) Adobe
2 84 (9.82%) Microsoft
3 73 (8.54%) Oracle
4 65 (7.60%) Sitecore
5 33 (3.86%) ATG
6 32 (3.74%) Google
7 26 (3.04%) hybris
8 19 (2.22%) Apple
9 18 (2.11%) Splunk
10 17 (1.99%) OpenText
11 16 (1.87%) Alterian
12 15 (1.75%) SAP
13 14 (1.64%) Atlassian
14 13 (1.52%) ServiceNow
15 9 (1.05%) IBM
16 8 (0.94%) Rackspace
17 7 (0.82%) CA Agile Central
17 7 (0.82%) HP
17 7 (0.82%) RedDot
17 7 (0.82%) Twitter
Leeds, Yorkshire
Tecknuovo Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Harris Global
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
Morden, Surrey
Square One Resources
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £12 - £15 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £225 to £300 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London, Greater London
360 Resourcing
Rate: £46,000 - £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
JM
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago