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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management
Rank 234 221 195
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -26
Contract jobs citing Content Management 563 621 642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.04% 1.08% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 1.34% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 411 375
Median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 21 29
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.19 £43.00 £33.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +44.73%

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
44728 46188 44254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.74% 80.33% 78.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 29538 30024 27378
Median daily rate £438 £425 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1116 1254 1202
Median hourly rate £28.50 £31.44 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.35% +31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.13 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

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 August 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 August 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 August 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 +2 532 £420 +1.81% 98
London -31 273 £440 +3.52% 45
South East +30 100 £430 +16.21% 16
Hampshire +26 37 £430 +13.15% 4
North West +27 34 £350 -28.20% 7
City of London -20 30 £400 -9.85% 8
Scotland -18 26 £306 -5.76%
West Midlands -34 25 £400 +33.33% 2
Yorkshire 0 24 £420 -4.00% 8
North East -11 23 £330 -35.29% 3
Tyne and Wear -21 23 £330 -35.29% 3
Manchester +7 22 £325 -40.90% 3
South West -1 22 £295 -21.33% 7
Newcastle upon Tyne -15 22 £330 -35.29% 3
Berkshire -1 18 £500 +57.55%
East of England -7 18 £325 - 6
West Yorkshire 0 17 £420 +5.00% 3
Edinburgh -6 15 £368 +8.88%
Bristol +10 13 £275 -15.38% 3
West Sussex +8 11 £340 -17.57% 4
Surrey +6 10 £345 -1.42% 4
Canary Wharf +5 10 £450 -14.28%
East Midlands -3 10 £365 +12.30% 1
Middlesex - 10 £528 -
Cheshire +15 9 £394 -8.43% 2
Hertfordshire -3 9 £263 -4.54% 3
Feltham - 9 £528 -
Coventry -11 8 £425 -34.61%
Cambridgeshire +24 7 £425 -19.04% 1
Nottingham +1 7 £360 +10.76% 1

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 635 (57.73%) CMS
2 408 (37.09%) Agile Software Development
3 398 (36.18%) HTML
4 294 (26.73%) JavaScript
5 283 (25.73%) CSS
6 216 (19.64%) Java
7 185 (16.82%) Finance
8 178 (16.18%) E-Commerce
9 162 (14.73%) SQL
10 159 (14.45%) Web Services
11 150 (13.64%) Scrum
12 149 (13.55%) .NET
13 148 (13.45%) Web Development
14 145 (13.18%) XML
15 144 (13.09%) Adobe
16 136 (12.36%) Microsoft
17 130 (11.82%) User Experience
18 122 (11.09%) HTML5
19 120 (10.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
20 118 (10.73%) SQL Server
21 116 (10.55%) C#
22 113 (10.27%) Marketing
23 109 (9.91%) jQuery
24 106 (9.64%) Analytics
25 104 (9.45%) SharePoint
25 104 (9.45%) MVC
26 103 (9.36%) Windows
26 103 (9.36%) Project Management
27 99 (9.00%) Management Information System
28 98 (8.91%) Banking

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
1 635 (57.73%) CMS
2 120 (10.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 104 (9.45%) SharePoint
4 73 (6.64%) Sitecore CMS
5 50 (4.55%) MS Exchange
6 47 (4.27%) SharePoint 2013
7 43 (3.91%) Drupal
8 42 (3.82%) Apache
9 38 (3.45%) Tomcat
10 36 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2010
10 36 (3.27%) IIS
10 36 (3.27%) Umbraco
10 36 (3.27%) WordPress
11 35 (3.18%) SharePoint 2010
12 34 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2013
13 28 (2.55%) Confluence
14 24 (2.18%) Apache Solr
14 24 (2.18%) JBoss
15 18 (1.64%) Skype for Business
16 16 (1.45%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 63 (5.73%) MS Office
2 52 (4.73%) MS Excel
3 42 (3.82%) Photoshop
4 19 (1.73%) MS Project
5 13 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
6 12 (1.09%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.45%) InDesign
9 4 (0.36%) Acrobat
9 4 (0.36%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.18%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.18%) InVision
11 2 (0.18%) Mingle
12 1 (0.091%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 13 (1.18%) Payment Gateway
2 10 (0.91%) Adobe Campaign
3 9 (0.82%) Eloqua
4 8 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
5 7 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.64%) Unica
6 5 (0.45%) SDL Web 8
7 4 (0.36%) SAP ERP
7 4 (0.36%) SAP hybris
8 3 (0.27%) Magento
8 3 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
8 3 (0.27%) Sage X3
8 3 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.18%) Documaker
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle FAH
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.18%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 2 (0.18%) Radian6
9 2 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 1 (0.091%) OpenText VIM for SAP
Cloud Services
1 64 (5.82%) Office 365
2 56 (5.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (4.73%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (2.45%) GitHub
5 22 (2.00%) Google Analytics
6 13 (1.18%) Adobe Analytics
7 11 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (1.00%) SaaS
8 10 (0.91%) Boomi
8 10 (0.91%) PaaS
9 6 (0.55%) iPaaS
10 5 (0.45%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.45%) Trello
11 4 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 4 (0.36%) IaaS
11 4 (0.36%) Yammer
12 3 (0.27%) AdWords
12 3 (0.27%) AtomSphere
12 3 (0.27%) Basecamp
12 3 (0.27%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 54 (4.91%) Firewall
2 45 (4.09%) DNS
3 41 (3.73%) Intranet
4 36 (3.27%) Internet
5 19 (1.73%) HTTP
6 18 (1.64%) DHCP
6 18 (1.64%) Skype
7 15 (1.36%) Network Security
8 11 (1.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (0.91%) Cisco ISE
9 10 (0.91%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (0.73%) SSL
11 4 (0.36%) LDAP
11 4 (0.36%) TCP/IP
12 3 (0.27%) BIG-IP
12 3 (0.27%) LAN
12 3 (0.27%) Unified Communications
12 3 (0.27%) WAN
13 2 (0.18%) DVB
13 2 (0.18%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (10.73%) SQL Server
2 39 (3.55%) MySQL
2 39 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 38 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 31 (2.82%) Relational Database
5 23 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (1.82%) NoSQL
7 17 (1.55%) Big Data
8 14 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (1.27%) RDBMS
9 13 (1.18%) Oracle Database
10 10 (0.91%) Hadoop
11 7 (0.64%) GIS
11 7 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (0.45%) Data Mining
13 5 (0.45%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 92 (8.36%) Git (software)
2 77 (7.00%) JIRA
3 61 (5.55%) Jenkins
4 50 (4.55%) Maven
5 40 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 37 (3.36%) JUnit
7 36 (3.27%) Selenium
8 28 (2.55%) Subversion
8 28 (2.55%) Visual Studio
9 22 (2.00%) Mockito
10 19 (1.73%) Eclipse
10 19 (1.73%) Spock
11 17 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 16 (1.45%) Cucumber
12 16 (1.45%) Gradle
13 15 (1.36%) Ant
14 13 (1.18%) IntelliJ
14 13 (1.18%) TeamCity
15 8 (0.73%) CruiseControl
15 8 (0.73%) gulp
General
1 185 (16.82%) Finance
2 113 (10.27%) Marketing
3 98 (8.91%) Banking
4 94 (8.55%) Publishing
4 94 (8.55%) Retail
5 39 (3.55%) Legal
6 22 (2.00%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.09%) Manufacturing
8 9 (0.82%) Advertising
8 9 (0.82%) Billing
8 9 (0.82%) Multimedia
9 8 (0.73%) Back Office
10 6 (0.55%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.45%) Automotive
11 5 (0.45%) Local Government
11 5 (0.45%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.36%) Electronics
13 3 (0.27%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 379 (34.45%) Developer
2 148 (13.45%) Architect
3 124 (11.27%) Analyst
4 76 (6.91%) Business Analyst
5 67 (6.09%) Solutions Architect
6 64 (5.82%) Project Manager
7 61 (5.55%) Consultant
8 47 (4.27%) .NET Developer
9 45 (4.09%) CMS Developer
10 43 (3.91%) Designer
10 43 (3.91%) Java Developer
11 39 (3.55%) Web Developer
12 36 (3.27%) Senior Developer
13 35 (3.18%) Content Editor
14 31 (2.82%) C# Developer
14 31 (2.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 31 (2.82%) ServiceNow Developer
15 25 (2.27%) Administrator
15 25 (2.27%) Content Manager
15 25 (2.27%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 398 (36.18%) HTML
2 283 (25.73%) CSS
3 159 (14.45%) Web Services
4 149 (13.55%) .NET
5 145 (13.18%) XML
6 122 (11.09%) HTML5
7 109 (9.91%) jQuery
8 96 (8.73%) ASP.NET
9 83 (7.55%) AngularJS
10 75 (6.82%) JSP
11 70 (6.36%) Spring
12 59 (5.36%) CSS3
13 57 (5.18%) REST
14 55 (5.00%) SOAP
15 51 (4.64%) RESTful
16 49 (4.45%) J2EE
17 41 (3.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 35 (3.18%) JSON
19 33 (3.00%) Ajax
19 33 (3.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 130 (11.82%) User Experience
2 99 (9.00%) Management Information System
3 68 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (3.73%) Social Media
5 37 (3.36%) Computer Science
6 36 (3.27%) CMDB
7 27 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
8 22 (2.00%) Data Centre
9 20 (1.82%) iPad
9 20 (1.82%) Mobile App
10 19 (1.73%) N-Tier
11 17 (1.55%) Blog
12 16 (1.45%) Copywriting
13 15 (1.36%) e-Learning
13 15 (1.36%) Visualisation
14 13 (1.18%) Digital Media
15 12 (1.09%) Taxonomies
16 11 (1.00%) Data Integration
17 10 (0.91%) Video on Demand
17 10 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 103 (9.36%) Windows
2 74 (6.73%) Linux
3 56 (5.09%) Windows Server
4 29 (2.64%) Unix
5 23 (2.09%) Android
5 23 (2.09%) Apple iOS
6 22 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.45%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.36%) AIX
10 4 (0.36%) Solaris
10 4 (0.36%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.36%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.36%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.091%) CentOS
11 1 (0.091%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 408 (37.09%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (16.18%) E-Commerce
3 150 (13.64%) Scrum
4 148 (13.45%) Web Development
5 106 (9.64%) Analytics
6 104 (9.45%) MVC
7 103 (9.36%) Project Management
8 97 (8.82%) TDD
9 96 (8.73%) Continuous Integration
10 85 (7.73%) SOA
11 84 (7.64%) Stakeholder Management
12 76 (6.91%) CRM
13 72 (6.55%) Migration
14 68 (6.18%) DevOps
15 65 (5.91%) Enterprise Content Management
15 65 (5.91%) OO
16 63 (5.73%) ITIL
16 63 (5.73%) Technical Architecture
17 60 (5.45%) Workflow
18 59 (5.36%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 294 (26.73%) JavaScript
2 216 (19.64%) Java
3 162 (14.73%) SQL
4 116 (10.55%) C#
5 84 (7.64%) PHP
6 39 (3.55%) PowerShell
7 25 (2.27%) Python
8 24 (2.18%) Perl
9 21 (1.91%) Groovy
10 19 (1.73%) Ruby
11 17 (1.55%) C
11 17 (1.55%) VB.NET
12 11 (1.00%) C++
13 8 (0.73%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.45%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.45%) Objective-C
14 5 (0.45%) Scala
15 4 (0.36%) XQuery
16 3 (0.27%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 73 (6.64%) Degree
2 64 (5.82%) Security Cleared
3 45 (4.09%) SC Cleared
4 41 (3.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (1.64%) MCTS
6 17 (1.55%) MCP
7 16 (1.45%) MCITP
8 15 (1.36%) BPSS Clearance
9 12 (1.09%) CISSP
10 10 (0.91%) MCSA
11 9 (0.82%) ISEB
11 9 (0.82%) MCSE
12 7 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (0.45%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.45%) PMP
14 4 (0.36%) DV Cleared
14 4 (0.36%) ISTQB
14 4 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 2 (0.18%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (3.64%) QA
2 18 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
3 12 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.91%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.82%) Government Security Classifications
6 8 (0.73%) SLA
7 7 (0.64%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.36%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.36%) WCAG
9 3 (0.27%) WAI
10 2 (0.18%) COBIT
10 2 (0.18%) MiFID
11 1 (0.091%) ISO27002
11 1 (0.091%) SDET
System Software
1 56 (5.09%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.09%) Docker
2 12 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.91%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.27%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.27%) zsh
6 2 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.091%) HDFS
7 1 (0.091%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 26 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (2.09%) Puppet
3 10 (0.91%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 10 (0.91%) TeamSite
4 5 (0.45%) AirWatch
4 5 (0.45%) Ansible
4 5 (0.45%) ArcSight ESM
4 5 (0.45%) SAP Afaria
4 5 (0.45%) XenMobile
5 4 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.18%) CloudHub
6 2 (0.18%) HP UCMDB
6 2 (0.18%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.091%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.091%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.091%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.091%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.091%) Nagios
7 1 (0.091%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 144 (13.09%) Adobe
2 136 (12.36%) Microsoft
3 84 (7.64%) Sitecore
4 71 (6.45%) Oracle
5 47 (4.27%) ServiceNow
6 32 (2.91%) SAP
7 31 (2.82%) Google
8 26 (2.36%) hybris
9 23 (2.09%) ATG
10 21 (1.91%) Cisco
11 19 (1.73%) IBM
12 17 (1.55%) OpenText
13 16 (1.45%) Endeca
13 16 (1.45%) VMware
14 15 (1.36%) ArcSight
15 14 (1.27%) Apple
15 14 (1.27%) EPiServer
15 14 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
16 13 (1.18%) Atlassian
17 11 (1.00%) FatWire
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