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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management
UK
Rank 267 242 210
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -32
Contract jobs citing Content Management 393 488 535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.88% 0.96% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 1.17% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 312 339
Median daily rate £413 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £261 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 22
Median hourly rate £21.50 £19.47 £22.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.44% -11.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.01 £21.58
% change year-on-year
+19.41% -16.56%

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
36851 41553 39200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.17% 81.71% 78.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 24406 26875 25353
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 941 1218 1044
Median hourly rate £33.28 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -7 362 £413 +3.12% 80
London -23 177 £425 - 41
South East +5 57 £320 -28.88% 17
West Midlands +11 41 £500 +33.33% 9
South West +15 36 £413 +35.24% 3
Birmingham +10 21 £456 +21.60% 1
Berkshire +6 21 £420 +29.23% 4
Scotland +1 20 £325 -12.16% 8
City of London -24 20 £418 +7.17% 13
Swindon +9 19 £413 +37.50%
Wiltshire +4 19 £413 +50.00%
North West +22 16 £400 +28.00% 6
Edinburgh +7 13 £325 -18.75% 5
Hampshire +13 12 £225 -34.78% 4
Yorkshire +8 11 £526 +64.86% 2
Surrey +22 10 £325 -27.77% 3
Bracknell +4 10 £450 +50.00% 1
East of England +2 10 £404 +24.23% 1
Manchester +18 8 £363 +3.57% 2
Reading +18 8 £300 -
Croydon 0 8 £375 -6.25%
North East -31 8 £275 -33.33%
Basingstoke +15 7 £225 -35.71%
Coventry -7 7 £500 -0.09% 2
Cheshire +26 6 £450 +50.00% 3
Bristol +4 6 £450 +24.13% 1
South Yorkshire -5 6 £420 +24.44%
Cambridge +3 5 £525 +86.66%
Cambridgeshire +2 5 £525 +86.66%
Sheffield +1 5 - -

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 555 (60.06%) CMS
2 370 (40.04%) Agile Software Development
3 308 (33.33%) HTML
4 258 (27.92%) JavaScript
4 258 (27.92%) CSS
5 190 (20.56%) Java
6 147 (15.91%) Web Development
6 147 (15.91%) User Experience
7 145 (15.69%) Scrum
8 141 (15.26%) Finance
9 133 (14.39%) XML
10 130 (14.07%) E-Commerce
11 126 (13.64%) HTML5
12 125 (13.53%) Adobe
13 124 (13.42%) Marketing
14 120 (12.99%) .NET
15 115 (12.45%) jQuery
16 111 (12.01%) SQL
17 110 (11.90%) Project Management
18 109 (11.80%) C#
19 101 (10.93%) Web Services
20 100 (10.82%) Microsoft
21 98 (10.61%) Analytics
22 92 (9.96%) ASP.NET
23 91 (9.85%) MVC
24 90 (9.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
25 89 (9.63%) Degree
26 86 (9.31%) Spring
27 84 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
28 81 (8.77%) 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
1 555 (60.06%) CMS
2 90 (9.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 80 (8.66%) SharePoint
4 65 (7.03%) Drupal
5 63 (6.82%) Sitecore CMS
6 48 (5.19%) WordPress
7 37 (4.00%) IIS
8 34 (3.68%) SharePoint 2013
9 29 (3.14%) Confluence
10 27 (2.92%) Documentum
10 27 (2.92%) Tomcat
11 25 (2.71%) Apache
11 25 (2.71%) MS Exchange
11 25 (2.71%) SharePoint 2010
11 25 (2.71%) Umbraco
12 24 (2.60%) Sitefinity
13 23 (2.49%) JBoss
14 21 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 18 (1.95%) Joomla!
16 15 (1.62%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 61 (6.60%) MS Excel
2 43 (4.65%) MS Office
3 28 (3.03%) Photoshop
4 16 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (1.52%) MS Project
6 9 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 6 (0.65%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.54%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.22%) InDesign
9 2 (0.22%) Mingle
10 1 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.11%) InVision
Business Applications
1 13 (1.41%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (1.30%) Payment Gateway
3 10 (1.08%) Adobe Campaign
4 7 (0.76%) SDL Web 8
5 5 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.43%) SAP HR
7 3 (0.32%) Eloqua
7 3 (0.32%) Magento
7 3 (0.32%) SAP hybris
8 2 (0.22%) Documaker
8 2 (0.22%) Maximo
8 2 (0.22%) Oracle FAH
8 2 (0.22%) Radian6
8 2 (0.22%) Sage X3
8 2 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.11%) SAP Retail
9 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 33 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (3.14%) Office 365
3 22 (2.38%) Google Analytics
4 19 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (1.08%) SaaS
6 9 (0.97%) Adobe Analytics
7 5 (0.54%) Akamai
7 5 (0.54%) PaaS
8 4 (0.43%) IaaS
9 3 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 2 (0.22%) AdWords
10 2 (0.22%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.22%) Force.com
10 2 (0.22%) GitHub
10 2 (0.22%) Oracle CX
10 2 (0.22%) Responsys
10 2 (0.22%) Yammer
11 1 (0.11%) Google Tag Manager
11 1 (0.11%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 41 (4.44%) Internet
2 39 (4.22%) Intranet
3 35 (3.79%) HTTP
4 24 (2.60%) Firewall
5 21 (2.27%) Network Security
6 15 (1.62%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (1.30%) Skype
8 9 (0.97%) DNS
8 9 (0.97%) LDAP
9 7 (0.76%) Extranet
9 7 (0.76%) SSL
10 6 (0.65%) DHCP
11 3 (0.32%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (0.32%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.22%) AMQP
13 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
13 1 (0.11%) LAN
13 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
13 1 (0.11%) VPN
13 1 (0.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (8.12%) SQL Server
2 36 (3.90%) Relational Database
3 26 (2.81%) MySQL
4 22 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 16 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (1.41%) Endeca
7 13 (1.41%) MarkLogic
7 13 (1.41%) Oracle Database
8 12 (1.30%) NoSQL
9 11 (1.19%) Big Data
10 8 (0.87%) Hadoop
10 8 (0.87%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.65%) HBase
12 5 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.43%) PowerPivot
14 3 (0.32%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 71 (7.68%) Git (software)
2 59 (6.39%) JIRA
3 51 (5.52%) Selenium
4 47 (5.09%) Maven
5 41 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 38 (4.11%) JUnit
7 37 (4.00%) Jenkins
8 36 (3.90%) Ant
9 32 (3.46%) Gradle
10 31 (3.35%) Eclipse
11 29 (3.14%) Subversion
12 27 (2.92%) Visual Studio
13 26 (2.81%) Cucumber
14 20 (2.16%) Mockito
15 18 (1.95%) JMeter
16 17 (1.84%) Bitbucket
17 15 (1.62%) Spock
18 14 (1.52%) CruiseControl
18 14 (1.52%) WebDriver
19 13 (1.41%) IntelliJ
General
1 141 (15.26%) Finance
2 124 (13.42%) Marketing
3 77 (8.33%) Publishing
4 67 (7.25%) Retail
5 50 (5.41%) Legal
6 39 (4.22%) Banking
7 18 (1.95%) Advertising
8 14 (1.52%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.19%) Automotive
9 11 (1.19%) Multimedia
10 10 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (0.97%) Billing
11 9 (0.97%) Telecoms
12 6 (0.65%) Local Government
13 4 (0.43%) Back Office
13 4 (0.43%) Electronics
13 4 (0.43%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.43%) Games
13 4 (0.43%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.32%) French Language
Job Titles
1 353 (38.20%) Developer
2 117 (12.66%) Analyst
3 97 (10.50%) Architect
4 61 (6.60%) Business Analyst
5 58 (6.28%) Java Developer
6 47 (5.09%) Designer
6 47 (5.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 46 (4.98%) .NET Developer
8 41 (4.44%) Project Manager
9 40 (4.33%) CMS Developer
10 38 (4.11%) Consultant
10 38 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
11 35 (3.79%) Senior Developer
12 34 (3.68%) Web Developer
13 31 (3.35%) Web Manager
14 28 (3.03%) Sitecore Developer
15 27 (2.92%) Content Designer
15 27 (2.92%) HTML Developer
16 26 (2.81%) Content Manager
16 26 (2.81%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 308 (33.33%) HTML
2 258 (27.92%) CSS
3 133 (14.39%) XML
4 126 (13.64%) HTML5
5 120 (12.99%) .NET
6 115 (12.45%) jQuery
7 101 (10.93%) Web Services
8 92 (9.96%) ASP.NET
9 86 (9.31%) Spring
10 68 (7.36%) CSS3
11 67 (7.25%) AngularJS
12 63 (6.82%) RESTful
13 55 (5.95%) JSON
14 50 (5.41%) REST
15 44 (4.76%) Ajax
15 44 (4.76%) J2EE
16 40 (4.33%) JSP
17 37 (4.00%) Middleware
18 34 (3.68%) Hibernate
19 31 (3.35%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 147 (15.91%) User Experience
2 73 (7.90%) Analytical Skills
3 65 (7.03%) Management Information System
4 35 (3.79%) Computer Science
5 33 (3.57%) Social Media
6 27 (2.92%) Mobile App
7 22 (2.38%) Taxonomies
8 20 (2.16%) Copywriting
8 20 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
9 19 (2.06%) iPad
10 18 (1.95%) Virtual Team
11 17 (1.84%) W3C
12 15 (1.62%) Data Integration
12 15 (1.62%) Visualisation
13 14 (1.52%) Client/Server
13 14 (1.52%) CMDB
14 12 (1.30%) N-Tier
15 11 (1.19%) Statistics
16 10 (1.08%) Driving Licence
17 7 (0.76%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 42 (4.55%) Windows
2 38 (4.11%) Linux
3 22 (2.38%) Unix
4 15 (1.62%) Windows Server
5 11 (1.19%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.97%) Android
7 8 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.32%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.22%) CentOS
11 1 (0.11%) AIX
11 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.11%) Solaris
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (40.04%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (15.91%) Web Development
3 145 (15.69%) Scrum
4 130 (14.07%) E-Commerce
5 110 (11.90%) Project Management
6 98 (10.61%) Analytics
7 91 (9.85%) MVC
8 84 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 81 (8.77%) TDD
10 79 (8.55%) Front End Development
11 71 (7.68%) Continuous Integration
12 67 (7.25%) Responsive Web Design
13 63 (6.82%) Enterprise Content Management
14 61 (6.60%) Migration
15 56 (6.06%) Workflow
16 55 (5.95%) OO
17 53 (5.74%) Kanban
18 51 (5.52%) CRM
19 48 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
20 47 (5.09%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 258 (27.92%) JavaScript
2 190 (20.56%) Java
3 111 (12.01%) SQL
4 109 (11.80%) C#
5 37 (4.00%) PHP
6 27 (2.92%) Python
7 18 (1.95%) Ruby
8 15 (1.62%) Groovy
9 14 (1.52%) VB.NET
10 13 (1.41%) ActionScript
11 12 (1.30%) PowerShell
11 12 (1.30%) XQuery
12 11 (1.19%) C++
13 8 (0.87%) PL/SQL
14 7 (0.76%) Perl
14 7 (0.76%) PHP 5
14 7 (0.76%) XPath
15 6 (0.65%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.54%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.54%) C
Qualifications
1 89 (9.63%) Degree
2 70 (7.58%) Security Cleared
3 45 (4.87%) SC Cleared
4 22 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (1.52%) MCSA
6 12 (1.30%) PMI Certification
6 12 (1.30%) PMP
7 10 (1.08%) DV Cleared
7 10 (1.08%) ISEB
8 7 (0.76%) ISTQB
9 6 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (0.54%) MCSE
11 3 (0.32%) CISA
11 3 (0.32%) CISM
11 3 (0.32%) CISSP
11 3 (0.32%) GIAC
11 3 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.22%) APMP
12 2 (0.22%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.19%) QA
2 14 (1.52%) Government Security Classifications
3 13 (1.41%) SLA
4 11 (1.19%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (0.54%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.32%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 3 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.32%) ISO27002
7 2 (0.22%) MiFID
7 2 (0.22%) SDET
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.11%) WAI
System Software
1 25 (2.71%) Active Directory
2 19 (2.06%) Docker
3 5 (0.54%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.22%) Varnish
5 2 (0.22%) zsh
Systems Management
1 13 (1.41%) Ansible
2 12 (1.30%) TeamSite
3 9 (0.97%) Puppet
4 8 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.76%) ArcSight ESM
6 6 (0.65%) Capistrano
6 6 (0.65%) Nagios
7 4 (0.43%) CA Single Sign-On
7 4 (0.43%) Consul
7 4 (0.43%) Packer
7 4 (0.43%) Terraform
8 3 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.22%) HP UCMDB
9 2 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.22%) SCCM
10 1 (0.11%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.11%) Kibana
10 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.11%) SAP Afaria
10 1 (0.11%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 125 (13.53%) Adobe
2 100 (10.82%) Microsoft
3 66 (7.14%) Sitecore
4 63 (6.82%) Oracle
5 36 (3.90%) hybris
6 32 (3.46%) Google
7 30 (3.25%) EPiServer
8 28 (3.03%) ATG
9 23 (2.49%) ServiceNow
10 21 (2.27%) OpenText
11 18 (1.95%) Apple
12 16 (1.73%) Splunk
13 15 (1.62%) Cisco
13 15 (1.62%) SAP
14 14 (1.52%) CheckPoint
15 13 (1.41%) Alterian
16 12 (1.30%) Ektron
17 10 (1.08%) Rackspace
18 8 (0.87%) RedDot
19 7 (0.76%) FatWire
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Negtiable
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Clydebank, Dunbartonshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £11.36 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Rate: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Venn Group
Posted: 17 hours ago
City of London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £539 - £540 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £375 to £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £275.00 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £90 - £120 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago