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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management
Rank 240 221 188
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -33
Contract jobs citing Content Management 544 591 636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.01% 1.04% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.30% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 377 387
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £234 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £530 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 34
Median hourly rate £32.00 £22.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.28 £41.20 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +65.00%

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
44682 45591 43036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.74% 79.87% 78.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 29538 29583 26703
Median daily rate £435 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1052 1197 1205
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -20 511 £405 +7.28% 119
London -7 258 £450 +9.09% 60
South East +30 95 £413 +9.63% 18
North West +21 31 £325 -35.00% 6
North East -11 31 £330 -37.44% 3
Tyne and Wear -26 31 £330 -37.44% 3
Hampshire +12 30 £425 +21.42% 5
South West -9 30 £300 -15.78% 8
Newcastle upon Tyne -23 30 £330 -37.44% 3
City of London +13 29 £425 +1.49% 5
West Midlands -44 28 £388 +19.23% 9
Scotland -30 26 £300 +2.56% 5
Manchester +12 23 £315 -42.72% 3
Berkshire -7 21 £413 +29.92% 1
Bristol +6 17 £365 +26.95% 1
Yorkshire -1 17 £450 +7.46% 5
Surrey +7 14 £350 -6.66% 1
Edinburgh -5 12 £387 +54.84% 2
East of England 0 11 £375 +15.38% 3
West Yorkshire -5 11 £550 +37.50% 4
Middlesex +3 9 £528 +3.02%
Feltham -1 9 £563 +44.23%
East Midlands -9 9 £370 -26.00% 8
West Sussex - 9 £400 - 3
Coventry - 7 £431 - 1
Cambridgeshire +26 6 £425 -2.85% 1
Cambridge +17 6 £425 -2.85%
Reading +3 6 £300 -33.33%
Nottinghamshire 0 6 £360 +1.05% 3
Nottingham -1 6 £360 +10.76% 3

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 600 (55.81%) CMS
2 390 (36.28%) Agile Software Development
3 367 (34.14%) HTML
4 289 (26.88%) JavaScript
5 255 (23.72%) CSS
6 200 (18.60%) Java
7 191 (17.77%) Finance
8 175 (16.28%) E-Commerce
9 158 (14.70%) Web Services
10 147 (13.67%) Web Development
11 139 (12.93%) SQL
12 137 (12.74%) .NET
13 136 (12.65%) User Experience
14 135 (12.56%) XML
14 135 (12.56%) Adobe
14 135 (12.56%) Scrum
15 129 (12.00%) Microsoft
16 118 (10.98%) Marketing
17 117 (10.88%) Banking
18 111 (10.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 110 (10.23%) SharePoint
20 107 (9.95%) SQL Server
21 106 (9.86%) C#
22 101 (9.40%) Analytics
23 100 (9.30%) HTML5
23 100 (9.30%) Windows
24 99 (9.21%) Publishing
25 98 (9.12%) Project Management
26 97 (9.02%) TDD
26 97 (9.02%) jQuery

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
1 600 (55.81%) CMS
2 111 (10.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 110 (10.23%) SharePoint
4 64 (5.95%) Sitecore CMS
5 52 (4.84%) SharePoint 2013
6 39 (3.63%) Apache
7 38 (3.53%) MS Exchange
8 37 (3.44%) Drupal
8 37 (3.44%) SharePoint 2010
9 35 (3.26%) Confluence
9 35 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2010
10 34 (3.16%) Umbraco
11 33 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2013
11 33 (3.07%) IIS
12 30 (2.79%) Tomcat
13 26 (2.42%) WordPress
14 24 (2.23%) JBoss
15 22 (2.05%) Apache Solr
16 21 (1.95%) Skype for Business
17 16 (1.49%) nginx
Applications
1 61 (5.67%) MS Office
2 42 (3.91%) Photoshop
3 36 (3.35%) MS Excel
4 15 (1.40%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (1.02%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.93%) MS Project
7 8 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 6 (0.56%) InDesign
9 4 (0.37%) Acrobat
9 4 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (0.28%) Fireworks
10 3 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.19%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.19%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.19%) InVision
11 2 (0.19%) Mingle
12 1 (0.093%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.093%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (1.67%) Payment Gateway
2 11 (1.02%) Oracle BPM
3 9 (0.84%) Eloqua
3 9 (0.84%) Unica
4 7 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.37%) Adobe Campaign
5 4 (0.37%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.37%) SDL Web 8
6 3 (0.28%) Magento
6 3 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (0.28%) Sage X3
6 3 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (0.19%) Documaker
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle FAH
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.19%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 2 (0.19%) SAP hybris
8 1 (0.093%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 1 (0.093%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.093%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 62 (5.77%) Office 365
2 56 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (5.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (2.60%) Google Analytics
5 27 (2.51%) GitHub
6 10 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (0.93%) Boomi
6 10 (0.93%) SaaS
7 9 (0.84%) Adobe Analytics
8 8 (0.74%) PaaS
9 7 (0.65%) Yammer
10 6 (0.56%) iPaaS
11 5 (0.47%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.47%) Trello
12 4 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 4 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.28%) AdWords
13 3 (0.28%) AtomSphere
13 3 (0.28%) Google Apps
13 3 (0.28%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 48 (4.47%) Internet
2 45 (4.19%) DNS
3 41 (3.81%) Firewall
4 34 (3.16%) Intranet
5 16 (1.49%) DHCP
5 16 (1.49%) HTTP
5 16 (1.49%) Skype
6 10 (0.93%) Cisco ISE
6 10 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
6 10 (0.93%) SSL
7 5 (0.47%) Network Security
8 4 (0.37%) LDAP
8 4 (0.37%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.28%) BIG-IP
9 3 (0.28%) LAN
9 3 (0.28%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.28%) WAN
10 2 (0.19%) SMS
10 2 (0.19%) VoIP
10 2 (0.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (9.95%) SQL Server
2 37 (3.44%) MySQL
3 32 (2.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 31 (2.88%) Relational Database
5 30 (2.79%) MongoDB
6 23 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (1.95%) Oracle Database
8 19 (1.77%) NoSQL
9 15 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
10 13 (1.21%) Big Data
10 13 (1.21%) RDBMS
11 12 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (0.74%) Hadoop
13 7 (0.65%) GIS
13 7 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (0.47%) DB2
15 5 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
16 4 (0.37%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 87 (8.09%) Git (software)
2 84 (7.81%) JIRA
3 61 (5.67%) Jenkins
4 53 (4.93%) Maven
5 39 (3.63%) JUnit
6 37 (3.44%) Selenium
7 30 (2.79%) Team Foundation Server
8 26 (2.42%) Mockito
8 26 (2.42%) Visual Studio
9 25 (2.33%) Subversion
10 20 (1.86%) Spock
11 17 (1.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 12 (1.12%) Ant
12 12 (1.12%) Gradle
12 12 (1.12%) TeamCity
13 11 (1.02%) Eclipse
13 11 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
14 10 (0.93%) gulp
15 9 (0.84%) Grunt
15 9 (0.84%) IntelliJ
General
1 191 (17.77%) Finance
2 118 (10.98%) Marketing
3 117 (10.88%) Banking
4 99 (9.21%) Publishing
5 93 (8.65%) Retail
6 32 (2.98%) Legal
7 23 (2.14%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.02%) Advertising
9 9 (0.84%) Back Office
9 9 (0.84%) Multimedia
10 8 (0.74%) Billing
11 7 (0.65%) Retail Banking
12 6 (0.56%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.47%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.28%) Automotive
15 3 (0.28%) Electronics
15 3 (0.28%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.28%) Law
15 3 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 345 (32.09%) Developer
2 156 (14.51%) Architect
3 117 (10.88%) Analyst
4 79 (7.35%) Solutions Architect
5 75 (6.98%) Business Analyst
6 61 (5.67%) Project Manager
7 55 (5.12%) Consultant
8 53 (4.93%) Designer
9 46 (4.28%) .NET Developer
10 40 (3.72%) Senior Developer
11 36 (3.35%) Content Editor
11 36 (3.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 34 (3.16%) Web Developer
13 33 (3.07%) C# Developer
13 33 (3.07%) Java Developer
14 29 (2.70%) CMS Developer
15 25 (2.33%) Web Manager
16 24 (2.23%) Content Manager
16 24 (2.23%) Digital Project Manager
16 24 (2.23%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 367 (34.14%) HTML
2 255 (23.72%) CSS
3 158 (14.70%) Web Services
4 137 (12.74%) .NET
5 135 (12.56%) XML
6 100 (9.30%) HTML5
7 97 (9.02%) jQuery
8 84 (7.81%) ASP.NET
9 78 (7.26%) JSP
10 77 (7.16%) AngularJS
11 73 (6.79%) SOAP
12 58 (5.40%) REST
13 55 (5.12%) Spring
14 53 (4.93%) CSS3
15 50 (4.65%) RESTful
16 43 (4.00%) J2EE
17 41 (3.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 36 (3.35%) Ajax
19 33 (3.07%) ASP.NET MVC
20 32 (2.98%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 136 (12.65%) User Experience
2 86 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 70 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (4.56%) Social Media
5 31 (2.88%) Computer Science
6 27 (2.51%) CMDB
6 27 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
6 27 (2.51%) iPad
7 22 (2.05%) Data Centre
8 17 (1.58%) Blog
9 16 (1.49%) Digital Media
9 16 (1.49%) Visualisation
10 15 (1.40%) Mobile App
11 13 (1.21%) Video on Demand
12 12 (1.12%) e-Learning
12 12 (1.12%) N-Tier
13 10 (0.93%) Copywriting
13 10 (0.93%) Data Integration
13 10 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 9 (0.84%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 100 (9.30%) Windows
2 74 (6.88%) Linux
3 55 (5.12%) Windows Server
4 27 (2.51%) Unix
5 24 (2.23%) Apple iOS
6 23 (2.14%) Android
7 21 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.47%) Windows 10
10 5 (0.47%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.37%) AIX
11 4 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.37%) Solaris
12 3 (0.28%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.28%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.093%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (36.28%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (16.28%) E-Commerce
3 147 (13.67%) Web Development
4 135 (12.56%) Scrum
5 101 (9.40%) Analytics
6 98 (9.12%) Project Management
7 97 (9.02%) TDD
8 92 (8.56%) MVC
9 91 (8.47%) SOA
10 87 (8.09%) Continuous Integration
11 85 (7.91%) Stakeholder Management
12 81 (7.53%) CRM
13 78 (7.26%) Workflow
14 71 (6.60%) Migration
15 68 (6.33%) OO
16 67 (6.23%) TOGAF
17 66 (6.14%) DevOps
18 60 (5.58%) Front End Development
19 59 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
20 58 (5.40%) Enterprise Content Management
Programming Languages
1 289 (26.88%) JavaScript
2 200 (18.60%) Java
3 139 (12.93%) SQL
4 106 (9.86%) C#
5 79 (7.35%) PHP
6 38 (3.53%) PowerShell
7 27 (2.51%) Python
8 24 (2.23%) Perl
9 19 (1.77%) Groovy
10 18 (1.67%) Ruby
11 16 (1.49%) C
12 11 (1.02%) C++
12 11 (1.02%) VB.NET
13 7 (0.65%) Objective-C
13 7 (0.65%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.47%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.47%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.37%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.37%) Scala
15 4 (0.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 66 (6.14%) Degree
2 51 (4.74%) Security Cleared
3 33 (3.07%) SC Cleared
4 30 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (1.67%) MCTS
6 16 (1.49%) MCITP
6 16 (1.49%) MCP
7 13 (1.21%) BPSS Clearance
8 11 (1.02%) CISSP
9 9 (0.84%) MCSE
10 8 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (0.65%) ISEB
12 4 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (0.37%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.37%) PMP
12 4 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.28%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.19%) CITP
14 2 (0.19%) ISTQB
14 2 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (3.81%) QA
2 19 (1.77%) Disclosure Scotland
3 12 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.93%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.56%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.47%) WCAG
7 4 (0.37%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.37%) SLA
8 3 (0.28%) WAI
9 2 (0.19%) COBIT
10 1 (0.093%) MiFID
System Software
1 43 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.93%) Docker
3 10 (0.93%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (0.28%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.19%) Xen
6 2 (0.19%) zsh
7 1 (0.093%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.093%) HDFS
7 1 (0.093%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 35 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (2.88%) Puppet
3 10 (0.93%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 9 (0.84%) TeamSite
5 8 (0.74%) Capistrano
5 8 (0.74%) Nagios
6 5 (0.47%) Ansible
6 5 (0.47%) CloudHub
7 4 (0.37%) AirWatch
7 4 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (0.37%) SAP Afaria
7 4 (0.37%) XenMobile
8 2 (0.19%) ArcSight ESM
8 2 (0.19%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.093%) HP Fortify
9 1 (0.093%) HP SiteScope
9 1 (0.093%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.093%) SCCM
9 1 (0.093%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 135 (12.56%) Adobe
2 129 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 88 (8.19%) Oracle
4 73 (6.79%) Sitecore
5 37 (3.44%) Google
5 37 (3.44%) ServiceNow
6 29 (2.70%) SAP
7 23 (2.14%) ATG
8 20 (1.86%) Endeca
9 18 (1.67%) IBM
9 18 (1.67%) VMware
10 16 (1.49%) Apple
11 14 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
12 13 (1.21%) Atlassian
12 13 (1.21%) FatWire
12 13 (1.21%) hybris
12 13 (1.21%) OpenText
13 12 (1.12%) ArcSight
13 12 (1.12%) MuleSoft
14 11 (1.02%) EPiServer
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