The first table below looks at the demand for the Content Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Content Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Manager
Rank 559 531 551
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Content Manager 45 34 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.067% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.072% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 28 17
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£234 £170 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.64% -35.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £134 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £465 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £163 £270
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -39.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50489 47277 53592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.50% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30654 27660 29863
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £567
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2004 2139 2724
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Content Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Content Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Content Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Content Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Content Manager within the UK.

Content Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Content Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Content Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Content Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Content Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Content Manager within the UK.

Content Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Content Manager
Top 28 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Content Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +8 45 £234 +37.64% 4
London +21 21 £269 +35.73% 2
South East -25 8 £200 +21.21%
South West -30 8 £263 +94.44%
Berkshire +8 5 £200 -
City of London +12 4 £250 +11.11% 1
West Midlands - 3 £210 - 1
North West - 3 £225 -
Birmingham - 3 £210 - 1
Bristol -24 2 £223 +64.81%
West Yorkshire - 2 £331 -
Yorkshire - 2 £331 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £350 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Slough - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -
Luton - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
East of England - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1

Content Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Content Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Content Manager in their job title.

1 28 (37.84%) CMS
1 28 (37.84%) Content Management
2 24 (32.43%) Marketing
3 19 (25.68%) SEO
4 17 (22.97%) HTML
5 16 (21.62%) Finance
6 15 (20.27%) Adobe
7 14 (18.92%) SharePoint
7 14 (18.92%) Analytics
8 13 (17.57%) Project Management
9 11 (14.86%) Photoshop
9 11 (14.86%) Publishing
10 10 (13.51%) Legal
10 10 (13.51%) Intranet
10 10 (13.51%) Social Media
11 9 (12.16%) Mobile App
11 9 (12.16%) Digital Marketing
11 9 (12.16%) MS PowerPoint
12 8 (10.81%) Copywriting
12 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
12 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (9.46%) Web Design
13 7 (9.46%) Internet
13 7 (9.46%) CSS
13 7 (9.46%) MS Excel
13 7 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (9.46%) Banking
13 7 (9.46%) Web Analytics
14 6 (8.11%) WordPress
14 6 (8.11%) CRM

Content Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Content Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Content Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (37.84%) CMS
2 14 (18.92%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.11%) WordPress
4 5 (6.76%) Adobe CQ
5 4 (5.41%) IBM Notes
6 3 (4.05%) Magnolia
7 1 (1.35%) Documentum
7 1 (1.35%) TeamSite
7 1 (1.35%) FileNet
7 1 (1.35%) TYPO3
7 1 (1.35%) Drupal
7 1 (1.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (14.86%) Photoshop
2 9 (12.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (9.46%) MS Excel
4 4 (5.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (1.35%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.51%) Intranet
2 7 (9.46%) Internet
3 1 (1.35%) Broadband
General
1 24 (32.43%) Marketing
2 16 (21.62%) Finance
3 11 (14.86%) Publishing
4 10 (13.51%) Legal
5 7 (9.46%) Banking
6 4 (5.41%) Retail
6 4 (5.41%) German Language
7 3 (4.05%) Arabic Language
8 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.35%) French Language
9 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
9 1 (1.35%) Retail Banking
9 1 (1.35%) Advertising
9 1 (1.35%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.97%) HTML
2 7 (9.46%) CSS
3 3 (4.05%) WebCenter
3 3 (4.05%) HTML5
4 1 (1.35%) Web Services
4 1 (1.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Social Media
2 9 (12.16%) Mobile App
3 8 (10.81%) Copywriting
4 4 (5.41%) Blog
5 3 (4.05%) Graphic Design
6 2 (2.70%) E-Learning
6 2 (2.70%) Statistics
7 1 (1.35%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.35%) Animation
7 1 (1.35%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.35%) AIX
1 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.84%) Content Management
2 19 (25.68%) SEO
3 14 (18.92%) Analytics
4 13 (17.57%) Project Management
5 9 (12.16%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (9.46%) Web Design
7 7 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (9.46%) Web Analytics
8 6 (8.11%) Migration
8 6 (8.11%) CRM
9 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (5.41%) Scrum
10 4 (5.41%) B2B
11 3 (4.05%) E-Commerce
11 3 (4.05%) Product Marketing
11 3 (4.05%) Pay per click
12 2 (2.70%) Usability Testing
12 2 (2.70%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) SLA
1 3 (4.05%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (20.27%) Adobe
2 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.41%) Lotus
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle
4 3 (4.05%) Google
5 2 (2.70%) Twitter
6 1 (1.35%) Vignette
6 1 (1.35%) IBM
6 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.35%) Kofax
6 1 (1.35%) FatWire
Birmingham
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £200 - £230 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £31 - £42 per hour + negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago