The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Content Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Manager
UK
Rank 562 610 582
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Content Manager 25 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.040% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.042% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 20
Median daily rate £275 £258 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.79% -18.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £186 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £233 £300
% change year-on-year
+23.65% -22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £30.00 £175.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.85% +993.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £175.00 -
% change year-on-year
-82.85% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42508 47354 48039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.75% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27665 30191 30170
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £587 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1501 1736 1893
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Content Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Content Manager in the job title.

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 23 January 2017.

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 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Content Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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 +36 25 £275 +6.79% 4
London +16 12 £275 -18.51% 3
South East +25 11 £288 +59.72% 1
Berkshire +22 6 £275 +52.77%
Reading +13 5 £288 +59.72%
Surrey - 3 £325 - 1
North West +28 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 £250 -
Manchester - 2 - -
City of London -5 1 £263 -22.22%
Weybridge - 1 £325 - 1
Bracknell - 1 £145 -

Content Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Content Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Content Manager in the job title.

1 30 (58.82%) CMS
2 27 (52.94%) Content Management
3 21 (41.18%) HTML
4 20 (39.22%) Marketing
4 20 (39.22%) User Experience
5 17 (33.33%) Copywriting
6 15 (29.41%) Publishing
7 13 (25.49%) Finance
7 13 (25.49%) Project Management
8 12 (23.53%) Migration
8 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (23.53%) Digital Content Management
9 10 (19.61%) SEO
10 9 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (17.65%) CSS
11 8 (15.69%) Adobe
11 8 (15.69%) TeamSite
11 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (13.73%) Analytics
13 6 (11.76%) QA
13 6 (11.76%) Workflow
13 6 (11.76%) Retail
14 5 (9.80%) Banking
14 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
14 5 (9.80%) XML
14 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
14 5 (9.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 4 (7.84%) Responsive Web Design
15 4 (7.84%) Social Media
15 4 (7.84%) EPiServer

Content Manager Skill Set
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 30 (58.82%) CMS
2 5 (9.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (7.84%) WordPress
4 2 (3.92%) Drupal
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.92%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.96%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (1.96%) SAS
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.88%) MS Office
1 3 (5.88%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.96%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Google Analytics
2 3 (5.88%) SmartFocus
3 1 (1.96%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.96%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Intranet
1 3 (5.88%) SMS
2 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) Big Data
2 1 (1.96%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
General
1 20 (39.22%) Marketing
2 15 (29.41%) Publishing
3 13 (25.49%) Finance
4 6 (11.76%) Retail
5 5 (9.80%) Banking
6 3 (5.88%) Financial Institution
6 3 (5.88%) Legal
7 2 (3.92%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.96%) Advertising
8 1 (1.96%) Electronics
8 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.96%) Private Banking
8 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (41.18%) HTML
2 9 (17.65%) CSS
3 5 (9.80%) XML
4 2 (3.92%) HTML5
5 1 (1.96%) .NET
5 1 (1.96%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 20 (39.22%) User Experience
2 17 (33.33%) Copywriting
3 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
5 4 (7.84%) Social Media
6 2 (3.92%) Smartphone
6 2 (3.92%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.96%) Blog
7 1 (1.96%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.96%) Derivative
7 1 (1.96%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.96%) Handset
7 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.96%) Ontologies
7 1 (1.96%) Podcast
7 1 (1.96%) Social Network
7 1 (1.96%) Statistics
7 1 (1.96%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) Content Management
2 13 (25.49%) Project Management
3 12 (23.53%) Digital Content Management
3 12 (23.53%) Migration
4 10 (19.61%) SEO
5 9 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (13.73%) Analytics
8 6 (11.76%) Workflow
9 4 (7.84%) Content Development
9 4 (7.84%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
9 4 (7.84%) Email Marketing
9 4 (7.84%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (5.88%) Benchmarking
10 3 (5.88%) Content Writing
10 3 (5.88%) Email Migration
10 3 (5.88%) Matrix Organization
10 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.96%) SQL
2 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Adobe
2 4 (7.84%) EPiServer
3 3 (5.88%) Google
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.96%) comScore
4 1 (1.96%) Ektron
4 1 (1.96%) FatWire
4 1 (1.96%) Hitwise
4 1 (1.96%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 1 (1.96%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.96%) Tableau
Weybridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Rate: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £275.00 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago