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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management
Rank 247 239 230
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Contract jobs citing Content Management 481 547 541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.97% 0.99% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.22% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 354 374
Median daily rate £400 £425 £357
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 21
Median hourly rate £19.03 £19.03 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.57 £14.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £57.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £19.02 £18.94
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +0.44%

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
41059 44815 43569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.50% 81.16% 77.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 27372 29040 28392
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1078 1342 1199
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -4 441 £400 -5.88% 105
London -10 224 £424 -0.35% 48
South East -10 65 £325 -31.86% 15
West Midlands +17 50 £455 +21.33% 7
South West +7 30 £400 +25.00% 9
Scotland +5 28 £334 +2.69% 5
Hampshire +40 27 £225 -49.15% 3
City of London -21 25 £412 -1.73% 7
North West +5 24 £400 +8.10% 10
Birmingham +5 20 £455 +21.33% 3
Berkshire -4 18 £325 -13.33% 2
Yorkshire +1 14 £410 -18.00% 2
Edinburgh +12 13 £350 +7.69% 4
East of England +2 13 £250 -39.02% 10
Shropshire +4 12 £525 +94.44%
Manchester -5 12 £400 -2.73% 4
Southampton +16 10 £400 -38.46%
Hammersmith +14 10 £180 -60.00%
Telford -4 10 £525 -
North East -42 10 £350 -22.22% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -39 9 £363 +5.83% 1
Tyne and Wear -39 9 £363 -14.70% 1
Basingstoke - 9 £225 - 1
Cheshire +19 8 £380 +18.75% 4
Reading +1 8 £300 -53.84% 1
Swindon -5 8 £375 +36.36%
Coventry -8 8 £513 -21.15%
Croydon -10 8 £400 -
Wiltshire -16 8 £375 +36.36%
Aberdeen - 8 £310 -

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 624 (60.00%) CMS
2 432 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
3 374 (35.96%) HTML
4 315 (30.29%) CSS
5 297 (28.56%) JavaScript
6 210 (20.19%) Java
7 181 (17.40%) Web Development
8 159 (15.29%) Scrum
9 158 (15.19%) XML
10 155 (14.90%) Finance
11 154 (14.81%) Adobe
12 152 (14.62%) HTML5
13 149 (14.33%) .NET
14 144 (13.85%) E-Commerce
15 143 (13.75%) User Experience
16 139 (13.37%) SQL
17 138 (13.27%) Marketing
18 125 (12.02%) C#
19 121 (11.63%) Project Management
20 120 (11.54%) Microsoft
20 120 (11.54%) jQuery
20 120 (11.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
21 119 (11.44%) ASP.NET
22 114 (10.96%) Web Services
22 114 (10.96%) Analytics
23 108 (10.38%) MVC
24 105 (10.10%) Stakeholder Management
25 100 (9.62%) SQL Server
26 98 (9.42%) Degree
27 97 (9.33%) Front End Development

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
1 624 (60.00%) CMS
2 120 (11.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 82 (7.88%) SharePoint
4 73 (7.02%) Drupal
5 71 (6.83%) Sitecore CMS
6 51 (4.90%) WordPress
7 39 (3.75%) Tomcat
8 38 (3.65%) IIS
9 37 (3.56%) SharePoint 2013
10 34 (3.27%) Confluence
10 34 (3.27%) MS Exchange
11 32 (3.08%) Umbraco
12 31 (2.98%) JBoss
13 30 (2.88%) SharePoint 2010
13 30 (2.88%) Sitefinity
14 29 (2.79%) Apache
15 27 (2.60%) Documentum
16 20 (1.92%) Joomla!
17 18 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2010
18 17 (1.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 57 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 50 (4.81%) MS Office
3 33 (3.17%) Photoshop
4 16 (1.54%) MS Project
5 15 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
7 10 (0.96%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.48%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.38%) Mingle
10 3 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.19%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.19%) Camtasia
11 2 (0.19%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.19%) InDesign
11 2 (0.19%) InVision
12 1 (0.096%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 15 (1.44%) Oracle BPM
2 11 (1.06%) Adobe Campaign
3 8 (0.77%) Eloqua
4 7 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.67%) Payment Gateway
5 6 (0.58%) SDL Web 8
5 6 (0.58%) Unica
6 4 (0.38%) Magento
6 4 (0.38%) Oracle Retail
6 4 (0.38%) SAP HR
6 4 (0.38%) SAP hybris
7 3 (0.29%) Sage X3
8 2 (0.19%) Documaker
8 2 (0.19%) Oracle FAH
8 2 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.19%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 2 (0.19%) Radian6
8 2 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.19%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.19%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 43 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (3.46%) Office 365
3 24 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (1.73%) Google Analytics
5 14 (1.35%) SaaS
6 11 (1.06%) Adobe Analytics
6 11 (1.06%) PaaS
7 5 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.48%) GitHub
7 5 (0.48%) IaaS
7 5 (0.48%) Yammer
8 4 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 4 (0.38%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.29%) Force.com
9 3 (0.29%) G Suite
9 3 (0.29%) Trello
10 2 (0.19%) Basecamp
10 2 (0.19%) Heroku
10 2 (0.19%) Oracle CX
10 2 (0.19%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 38 (3.65%) Intranet
2 34 (3.27%) HTTP
2 34 (3.27%) Internet
3 30 (2.88%) Firewall
4 21 (2.02%) Network Security
5 20 (1.92%) DNS
6 17 (1.63%) Skype
7 15 (1.44%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (1.25%) DHCP
9 9 (0.87%) LDAP
9 9 (0.87%) SSL
10 7 (0.67%) Extranet
11 5 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (0.29%) TCP/IP
12 3 (0.29%) Unified Communications
13 2 (0.19%) BIG-IP
13 2 (0.19%) LAN
13 2 (0.19%) VoIP
13 2 (0.19%) WAN
13 2 (0.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 47 (4.52%) Relational Database
3 32 (3.08%) MySQL
4 30 (2.88%) MongoDB
5 24 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 22 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (1.44%) NoSQL
7 15 (1.44%) Oracle Database
8 14 (1.35%) Big Data
9 13 (1.25%) MarkLogic
10 12 (1.15%) RDBMS
11 9 (0.87%) Hadoop
12 8 (0.77%) Endeca
12 8 (0.77%) HBase
12 8 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
13 6 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (0.48%) GIS
14 5 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 80 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 65 (6.25%) JIRA
3 55 (5.29%) Maven
4 45 (4.33%) Selenium
5 43 (4.13%) Jenkins
6 41 (3.94%) Subversion
7 40 (3.85%) JUnit
8 39 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 37 (3.56%) Eclipse
10 32 (3.08%) Ant
11 30 (2.88%) Gradle
12 26 (2.50%) Cucumber
13 21 (2.02%) Visual Studio
14 19 (1.83%) IntelliJ
14 19 (1.83%) Mockito
15 14 (1.35%) CruiseControl
16 12 (1.15%) JMeter
16 12 (1.15%) Spock
16 12 (1.15%) WebDriver
17 11 (1.06%) Bitbucket
General
1 155 (14.90%) Finance
2 138 (13.27%) Marketing
3 80 (7.69%) Publishing
4 79 (7.60%) Retail
5 51 (4.90%) Legal
6 38 (3.65%) Banking
7 20 (1.92%) Advertising
8 13 (1.25%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.06%) Automotive
9 11 (1.06%) Billing
9 11 (1.06%) Telecoms
10 10 (0.96%) Multimedia
11 9 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (0.77%) Local Government
13 6 (0.58%) Back Office
14 4 (0.38%) Electronics
14 4 (0.38%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.29%) French Language
15 3 (0.29%) Games
15 3 (0.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 408 (39.23%) Developer
2 141 (13.56%) Analyst
3 101 (9.71%) Architect
4 80 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 64 (6.15%) Java Developer
6 55 (5.29%) Consultant
6 55 (5.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 54 (5.19%) .NET Developer
8 52 (5.00%) Project Manager
9 48 (4.62%) CMS Developer
10 42 (4.04%) Designer
10 42 (4.04%) Web Developer
11 38 (3.65%) Solutions Architect
12 36 (3.46%) Senior Developer
13 34 (3.27%) Drupal Developer
14 32 (3.08%) Web Manager
15 28 (2.69%) Content Editor
16 27 (2.60%) C# Developer
16 27 (2.60%) Sitecore Developer
16 27 (2.60%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 374 (35.96%) HTML
2 315 (30.29%) CSS
3 158 (15.19%) XML
4 152 (14.62%) HTML5
5 149 (14.33%) .NET
6 120 (11.54%) jQuery
7 119 (11.44%) ASP.NET
8 114 (10.96%) Web Services
9 87 (8.37%) AngularJS
10 85 (8.17%) Spring
11 78 (7.50%) CSS3
12 62 (5.96%) RESTful
13 55 (5.29%) REST
14 54 (5.19%) JSON
15 51 (4.90%) JSP
16 45 (4.33%) J2EE
17 44 (4.23%) Ajax
18 40 (3.85%) Middleware
18 40 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 39 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 143 (13.75%) User Experience
2 82 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
3 72 (6.92%) Management Information System
4 45 (4.33%) Computer Science
5 31 (2.98%) Mobile App
6 30 (2.88%) Social Media
7 22 (2.12%) CMDB
8 21 (2.02%) Copywriting
8 21 (2.02%) Taxonomies
9 20 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (1.92%) N-Tier
10 18 (1.73%) Visualisation
11 15 (1.44%) Virtual Team
12 14 (1.35%) Data Centre
12 14 (1.35%) iPad
13 13 (1.25%) Client/Server
13 13 (1.25%) Data Integration
13 13 (1.25%) Digital Media
14 12 (1.15%) Statistics
15 11 (1.06%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 60 (5.77%) Windows
2 48 (4.62%) Linux
3 30 (2.88%) Windows Server
4 28 (2.69%) Unix
5 19 (1.83%) Android
5 19 (1.83%) Apple iOS
6 18 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.29%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.19%) AIX
10 2 (0.19%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.19%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.096%) CentOS
11 1 (0.096%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.096%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.096%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 432 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (17.40%) Web Development
3 159 (15.29%) Scrum
4 144 (13.85%) E-Commerce
5 121 (11.63%) Project Management
6 114 (10.96%) Analytics
7 108 (10.38%) MVC
8 105 (10.10%) Stakeholder Management
9 97 (9.33%) Front End Development
10 87 (8.37%) TDD
11 86 (8.27%) Enterprise Content Management
11 86 (8.27%) Responsive Web Design
12 79 (7.60%) Continuous Integration
13 66 (6.35%) Workflow
14 63 (6.06%) CRM
15 57 (5.48%) OO
16 56 (5.38%) Technical Architecture
17 53 (5.10%) Data Modelling
17 53 (5.10%) Kanban
17 53 (5.10%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 297 (28.56%) JavaScript
2 210 (20.19%) Java
3 139 (13.37%) SQL
4 125 (12.02%) C#
5 57 (5.48%) PHP
6 27 (2.60%) Python
7 19 (1.83%) VB.NET
8 16 (1.54%) Ruby
9 13 (1.25%) PowerShell
10 12 (1.15%) Groovy
10 12 (1.15%) XQuery
11 8 (0.77%) C
11 8 (0.77%) Perl
11 8 (0.77%) PL/SQL
12 7 (0.67%) ActionScript
12 7 (0.67%) C++
12 7 (0.67%) PHP 5
12 7 (0.67%) Shell Script
12 7 (0.67%) XPath
13 5 (0.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 98 (9.42%) Degree
2 74 (7.12%) Security Cleared
3 51 (4.90%) SC Cleared
4 30 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 14 (1.35%) MCSA
6 13 (1.25%) ISEB
7 10 (0.96%) DV Cleared
7 10 (0.96%) MCSE
8 9 (0.87%) PMI Certification
8 9 (0.87%) PMP
9 8 (0.77%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.48%) CISSP
10 5 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (0.38%) MCP
12 3 (0.29%) CISA
12 3 (0.29%) GIAC
12 3 (0.29%) MCITP
12 3 (0.29%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (4.42%) QA
2 17 (1.63%) Disclosure Scotland
3 14 (1.35%) Government Security Classifications
4 12 (1.15%) SLA
5 9 (0.87%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.38%) WAI
8 3 (0.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 3 (0.29%) ISO27002
8 3 (0.29%) WCAG
9 2 (0.19%) MiFID
9 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.19%) SDET
10 1 (0.096%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 35 (3.37%) Active Directory
2 21 (2.02%) Docker
3 10 (0.96%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (0.29%) zsh
6 2 (0.19%) Varnish
6 2 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.096%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.096%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (1.25%) Puppet
3 11 (1.06%) TeamSite
4 10 (0.96%) Ansible
5 8 (0.77%) ArcSight ESM
6 6 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.48%) Capistrano
7 5 (0.48%) Nagios
8 4 (0.38%) CA Single Sign-On
8 4 (0.38%) Consul
8 4 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (0.38%) Packer
8 4 (0.38%) Terraform
9 2 (0.19%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.19%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (0.19%) HP UCMDB
9 2 (0.19%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.19%) SAP Afaria
9 2 (0.19%) SCCM
9 2 (0.19%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 154 (14.81%) Adobe
2 120 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 77 (7.40%) Oracle
4 75 (7.21%) Sitecore
5 36 (3.46%) hybris
6 34 (3.27%) Google
7 32 (3.08%) ServiceNow
8 24 (2.31%) ATG
9 23 (2.21%) EPiServer
10 22 (2.12%) OpenText
11 19 (1.83%) SAP
12 17 (1.63%) Cisco
13 14 (1.35%) Alterian
13 14 (1.35%) Apple
13 14 (1.35%) Atlassian
13 14 (1.35%) CheckPoint
13 14 (1.35%) IBM
14 13 (1.25%) Ektron
14 13 (1.25%) Splunk
15 11 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
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