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 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management
Rank 252 203 209
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +6
Contract jobs citing Content Management 519 676 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.97% 1.17% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.44% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 453 384
Median daily rate £400 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £565 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £341
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 25 17
Median hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £13.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.70 £52.50 £137.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-29.09% +6.79%

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
44351 47009 44831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.10% 81.05% 77.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 29387 30697 28094
Median daily rate £438 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1162 1306 1225
Median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.30% +35.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £12.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Content Management within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -45 489 £412 -0.24% 109
London -36 259 £412 -3.17% 55
South East -19 79 £440 - 12
North West +33 38 £375 -6.25% 9
City of London -28 35 £400 -5.88% 9
Hampshire +18 32 £435 -33.07% 3
West Midlands -35 29 £431 +43.75% 5
Yorkshire +13 26 £420 -14.28% 4
Scotland -7 24 £325 -5.79% 2
Manchester +9 18 £350 -31.70% 5
South West -8 17 £328 -15.48% 9
East of England -19 16 £263 -9.09% 7
West Yorkshire +2 14 £420 -5.61% 1
Cheshire +22 13 £394 -12.01% 2
Edinburgh -1 13 £388 +19.49% 1
Tyne and Wear -35 13 £356 -30.14% 3
North East -36 13 £356 -30.14% 3
Canary Wharf +10 12 £450 -
West Sussex +5 12 £425 -4.49% 2
Bristol +3 12 £270 -46.00% 3
Hertfordshire -2 12 £263 -4.54% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -35 12 £356 -30.14% 3
Coventry -6 10 £425 -34.61% 1
East Midlands -13 9 £393 +36.52% 3
Shropshire -22 9 £500 - 3
Berkshire -30 9 £453 +41.40%
Telford -20 8 £500 - 3
Southampton +11 7 £575 -11.53%
Hammersmith +9 7 £180 -
Buckinghamshire +8 7 £419 -35.57%

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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.

1 643 (58.83%) CMS
2 425 (38.88%) Agile Software Development
3 411 (37.60%) HTML
4 309 (28.27%) CSS
5 305 (27.90%) JavaScript
6 223 (20.40%) Java
7 168 (15.37%) E-Commerce
8 166 (15.19%) Finance
9 160 (14.64%) Web Development
10 159 (14.55%) SQL
11 155 (14.18%) Scrum
12 154 (14.09%) Adobe
13 151 (13.82%) .NET
13 151 (13.82%) XML
14 145 (13.27%) Web Services
15 139 (12.72%) User Experience
16 136 (12.44%) HTML5
17 122 (11.16%) Microsoft
17 122 (11.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 119 (10.89%) C#
19 116 (10.61%) Analytics
19 116 (10.61%) Marketing
20 112 (10.25%) MVC
21 111 (10.16%) SQL Server
22 108 (9.88%) Project Management
22 108 (9.88%) jQuery
23 101 (9.24%) TDD
24 100 (9.15%) Continuous Integration
25 99 (9.06%) ASP.NET
26 93 (8.51%) Degree

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
1 643 (58.83%) CMS
2 122 (11.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 89 (8.14%) SharePoint
4 78 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
5 56 (5.12%) WordPress
6 54 (4.94%) Drupal
7 50 (4.57%) MS Exchange
8 42 (3.84%) Tomcat
9 39 (3.57%) Apache
10 38 (3.48%) SharePoint 2013
11 37 (3.39%) Umbraco
12 36 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2010
13 34 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2013
13 34 (3.11%) IIS
14 30 (2.74%) Confluence
15 28 (2.56%) JBoss
15 28 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
16 20 (1.83%) Apache Solr
17 19 (1.74%) Sitefinity
18 18 (1.65%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 58 (5.31%) MS Office
2 49 (4.48%) MS Excel
3 37 (3.39%) Photoshop
4 19 (1.74%) MS Project
5 13 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
5 13 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (1.01%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.37%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.37%) InDesign
8 4 (0.37%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.18%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.18%) InVision
10 2 (0.18%) Mingle
11 1 (0.091%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 12 (1.10%) Adobe Campaign
2 10 (0.91%) Payment Gateway
3 9 (0.82%) Eloqua
4 8 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
5 7 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.64%) Unica
6 5 (0.46%) SAP hybris
6 5 (0.46%) SDL Web 8
7 3 (0.27%) Magento
7 3 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
7 3 (0.27%) Sage X3
7 3 (0.27%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.18%) Documaker
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle FAH
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.18%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 2 (0.18%) Radian6
8 2 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.091%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 60 (5.49%) Office 365
2 58 (5.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (2.01%) GitHub
5 21 (1.92%) Google Analytics
6 13 (1.19%) Adobe Analytics
7 12 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (1.01%) PaaS
8 11 (1.01%) SaaS
9 5 (0.46%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.46%) Boomi
9 5 (0.46%) IaaS
9 5 (0.46%) Trello
10 4 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 4 (0.37%) Yammer
11 3 (0.27%) AdWords
11 3 (0.27%) Basecamp
11 3 (0.27%) Force.com
11 3 (0.27%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.27%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (5.03%) Firewall
2 45 (4.12%) DNS
3 39 (3.57%) Intranet
4 35 (3.20%) Internet
5 23 (2.10%) HTTP
6 18 (1.65%) DHCP
6 18 (1.65%) Skype
7 14 (1.28%) Network Security
8 12 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (0.91%) Cisco ISE
9 10 (0.91%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (0.91%) SSL
10 6 (0.55%) LDAP
11 4 (0.37%) TCP/IP
12 3 (0.27%) BIG-IP
12 3 (0.27%) LAN
12 3 (0.27%) WAN
13 2 (0.18%) DVB
13 2 (0.18%) Unified Communications
13 2 (0.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (10.16%) SQL Server
2 48 (4.39%) MySQL
3 38 (3.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 37 (3.39%) Relational Database
5 36 (3.29%) MongoDB
6 22 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (1.83%) NoSQL
8 18 (1.65%) Big Data
9 16 (1.46%) RDBMS
10 15 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (1.37%) Oracle Database
11 10 (0.91%) Hadoop
12 8 (0.73%) GIS
12 8 (0.73%) MarkLogic
13 7 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (0.46%) Data Mining
15 5 (0.46%) Neo4j
15 5 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 91 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 78 (7.14%) JIRA
3 59 (5.40%) Jenkins
4 56 (5.12%) Maven
5 38 (3.48%) Subversion
5 38 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 37 (3.39%) Selenium
7 36 (3.29%) JUnit
8 29 (2.65%) Eclipse
8 29 (2.65%) Visual Studio
9 24 (2.20%) Cucumber
10 22 (2.01%) Mockito
11 17 (1.56%) Ant
11 17 (1.56%) Gradle
11 17 (1.56%) IntelliJ
12 16 (1.46%) Spock
13 14 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 14 (1.28%) TeamCity
14 10 (0.91%) CruiseControl
14 10 (0.91%) gulp
General
1 166 (15.19%) Finance
2 116 (10.61%) Marketing
3 88 (8.05%) Publishing
4 86 (7.87%) Retail
5 67 (6.13%) Banking
6 50 (4.57%) Legal
7 21 (1.92%) Telecoms
8 15 (1.37%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.10%) Automotive
9 12 (1.10%) Billing
10 9 (0.82%) Multimedia
11 8 (0.73%) Advertising
12 7 (0.64%) Back Office
12 7 (0.64%) Local Government
13 6 (0.55%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.37%) Electronics
14 4 (0.37%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.18%) Law
16 2 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 390 (35.68%) Developer
2 134 (12.26%) Analyst
3 124 (11.34%) Architect
4 75 (6.86%) Business Analyst
5 66 (6.04%) Consultant
5 66 (6.04%) Project Manager
6 57 (5.22%) Java Developer
7 48 (4.39%) .NET Developer
7 48 (4.39%) Solutions Architect
8 47 (4.30%) Designer
9 41 (3.75%) CMS Developer
10 39 (3.57%) Senior Developer
10 39 (3.57%) Web Developer
11 36 (3.29%) Content Editor
12 35 (3.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 32 (2.93%) ServiceNow Developer
14 30 (2.74%) C# Developer
15 28 (2.56%) Web Manager
16 26 (2.38%) Content Manager
16 26 (2.38%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 411 (37.60%) HTML
2 309 (28.27%) CSS
3 151 (13.82%) .NET
3 151 (13.82%) XML
4 145 (13.27%) Web Services
5 136 (12.44%) HTML5
6 108 (9.88%) jQuery
7 99 (9.06%) ASP.NET
8 92 (8.42%) AngularJS
9 79 (7.23%) Spring
10 77 (7.04%) CSS3
11 67 (6.13%) JSP
12 61 (5.58%) REST
13 55 (5.03%) RESTful
14 52 (4.76%) SOAP
15 47 (4.30%) J2EE
15 47 (4.30%) JSON
16 39 (3.57%) Hibernate
17 37 (3.39%) Ajax
17 37 (3.39%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 139 (12.72%) User Experience
2 92 (8.42%) Management Information System
3 72 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (3.93%) Social Media
5 41 (3.75%) Computer Science
6 36 (3.29%) CMDB
7 27 (2.47%) Mobile App
8 25 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
9 23 (2.10%) Data Centre
10 17 (1.56%) N-Tier
11 16 (1.46%) Copywriting
11 16 (1.46%) e-Learning
11 16 (1.46%) iPad
11 16 (1.46%) Taxonomies
12 14 (1.28%) Digital Media
13 13 (1.19%) Visualisation
14 12 (1.10%) Blog
15 10 (0.91%) Data Integration
15 10 (0.91%) Data Structures
15 10 (0.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 89 (8.14%) Windows
2 72 (6.59%) Linux
3 53 (4.85%) Windows Server
4 29 (2.65%) Unix
5 22 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (1.83%) Android
6 20 (1.83%) Apple iOS
7 18 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.46%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.37%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.37%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.37%) Windows Phone 8
11 3 (0.27%) AIX
12 2 (0.18%) Solaris
13 1 (0.091%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 425 (38.88%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (15.37%) E-Commerce
3 160 (14.64%) Web Development
4 155 (14.18%) Scrum
5 116 (10.61%) Analytics
6 112 (10.25%) MVC
7 108 (9.88%) Project Management
8 101 (9.24%) TDD
9 100 (9.15%) Continuous Integration
10 90 (8.23%) Stakeholder Management
11 71 (6.50%) Front End Development
12 67 (6.13%) Enterprise Content Management
12 67 (6.13%) OO
13 66 (6.04%) CRM
14 65 (5.95%) DevOps
14 65 (5.95%) Migration
14 65 (5.95%) Technical Architecture
15 64 (5.86%) Responsive Web Design
16 63 (5.76%) SOA
17 62 (5.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 305 (27.90%) JavaScript
2 223 (20.40%) Java
3 159 (14.55%) SQL
4 119 (10.89%) C#
5 84 (7.69%) PHP
6 37 (3.39%) PowerShell
7 25 (2.29%) Python
8 20 (1.83%) Ruby
9 18 (1.65%) Perl
10 17 (1.56%) Groovy
11 16 (1.46%) VB.NET
12 12 (1.10%) C
13 11 (1.01%) C++
14 10 (0.91%) XQuery
15 9 (0.82%) Shell Script
16 6 (0.55%) PHP 5
16 6 (0.55%) XPath
17 5 (0.46%) Bash Shell
17 5 (0.46%) Go
17 5 (0.46%) Scala
Qualifications
1 93 (8.51%) Degree
2 62 (5.67%) Security Cleared
3 43 (3.93%) SC Cleared
4 40 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (1.56%) MCP
5 17 (1.56%) MCTS
6 15 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
6 15 (1.37%) MCITP
7 14 (1.28%) ISEB
8 13 (1.19%) CISSP
9 10 (0.91%) MCSA
10 9 (0.82%) MCSE
11 7 (0.64%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.46%) DV Cleared
13 5 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (0.46%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.46%) PMP
14 3 (0.27%) CISM
14 3 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (3.75%) QA
2 19 (1.74%) Disclosure Scotland
3 13 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.01%) SLA
5 10 (0.91%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.82%) Government Security Classifications
7 7 (0.64%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.37%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.27%) WAI
9 3 (0.27%) WCAG
10 2 (0.18%) COBIT
10 2 (0.18%) ISO27002
10 2 (0.18%) MiFID
11 1 (0.091%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 1 (0.091%) SDET
System Software
1 56 (5.12%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.65%) Docker
3 12 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.91%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.27%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.27%) zsh
7 2 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.091%) HDFS
8 1 (0.091%) Varnish
8 1 (0.091%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 22 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (1.74%) Puppet
3 10 (0.91%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 10 (0.91%) TeamSite
4 8 (0.73%) Ansible
5 6 (0.55%) ArcSight ESM
6 5 (0.46%) AirWatch
6 5 (0.46%) SAP Afaria
6 5 (0.46%) XenMobile
7 4 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (0.27%) Consul
8 3 (0.27%) Packer
8 3 (0.27%) Terraform
9 2 (0.18%) CA Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.18%) HP UCMDB
9 2 (0.18%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.091%) Nagios
10 1 (0.091%) SCCM
10 1 (0.091%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 154 (14.09%) Adobe
2 122 (11.16%) Microsoft
3 86 (7.87%) Sitecore
4 71 (6.50%) Oracle
5 49 (4.48%) ServiceNow
6 33 (3.02%) hybris
7 32 (2.93%) Google
8 29 (2.65%) SAP
9 26 (2.38%) ATG
10 20 (1.83%) Cisco
10 20 (1.83%) OpenText
11 18 (1.65%) IBM
12 17 (1.56%) Atlassian
13 16 (1.46%) ArcSight
14 15 (1.37%) EPiServer
14 15 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
14 15 (1.37%) VMware
15 13 (1.19%) Apple
15 13 (1.19%) Endeca
16 11 (1.01%) RedDot
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £170.00 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis IT
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £423.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Somerset
Parity Professionals
Posted: 9 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £580.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
LA International
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago