The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Manager
Rank 609 575 575
Rank change year-on-year
-34 0
Contract jobs requiring a Content Manager 17 30 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.059% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.062% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 12
Average daily rate £240 £305 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.31% +11.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £455 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +142.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.50

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
48768 48345 46356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.58% 94.48% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 31355 30091 27314
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1699 1902 2042
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.22 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 15 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 14 February 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
(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 -23 14 £230 -20.00% 7
London -7 6 £210 -31.14% 5
East Midlands - 4 £230 -
South East +9 3 - - 1
Berkshire +6 3 - - 1
Scotland -7 3 £330 -13.72%
Northamptonshire - 3 £220 -
Edinburgh - 3 £330 -
City of London +45 1 £200 -48.71% 3
North West -11 1 £400 +40.35%
Liverpool - 1 £400 -
Northampton - 1 £240 -
Nottingham - 1 £435 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £435 -
Merseyside - 1 £400 -

Content Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 33 (64.71%) CMS
2 28 (54.90%) Content Management
3 22 (43.14%) Marketing
4 21 (41.18%) Finance
5 16 (31.37%) SEO
6 15 (29.41%) Digital Content Management
7 13 (25.49%) HTML
8 11 (21.57%) Digital Marketing
9 10 (19.61%) Banking
10 9 (17.65%) Project Management
10 9 (17.65%) Migration
10 9 (17.65%) CSS
11 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (15.69%) Social Media
12 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
13 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (11.76%) User Experience
14 4 (7.84%) Twitter
14 4 (7.84%) Analytics
14 4 (7.84%) Yammer
14 4 (7.84%) Publishing
14 4 (7.84%) Scrum
14 4 (7.84%) e-Learning
14 4 (7.84%) XML
14 4 (7.84%) Intranet
15 3 (5.88%) Internet
15 3 (5.88%) B2B
15 3 (5.88%) IBM
15 3 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
15 3 (5.88%) Management Information System

Content Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 33 (64.71%) CMS
2 1 (1.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.96%) FileNet
2 1 (1.96%) SAS
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.96%) TYPO3
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
2 1 (1.96%) MS Project
2 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Yammer
2 2 (3.92%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Intranet
2 3 (5.88%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dreamweaver
General
1 22 (43.14%) Marketing
2 21 (41.18%) Finance
3 10 (19.61%) Banking
4 4 (7.84%) Publishing
5 1 (1.96%) Electronics
5 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.96%) Games
5 1 (1.96%) Legal
5 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.96%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.49%) HTML
2 9 (17.65%) CSS
3 4 (7.84%) XML
4 2 (3.92%) Classic ASP
5 1 (1.96%) .NET
5 1 (1.96%) Flash
5 1 (1.96%) MSMQ
5 1 (1.96%) RSS
5 1 (1.96%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Social Media
2 6 (11.76%) User Experience
3 4 (7.84%) e-Learning
4 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.92%) Copywriting
5 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.96%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.96%) Fintech
6 1 (1.96%) Statistics
6 1 (1.96%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (54.90%) Content Management
2 16 (31.37%) SEO
3 15 (29.41%) Digital Content Management
4 11 (21.57%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (17.65%) Migration
5 9 (17.65%) Project Management
6 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.84%) Analytics
8 4 (7.84%) Scrum
9 3 (5.88%) B2B
10 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.92%) Infographics
10 2 (3.92%) Programme Management
10 2 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (1.96%) Coaching
11 1 (1.96%) Information Governance
11 1 (1.96%) Line Management
11 1 (1.96%) Records Management
11 1 (1.96%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.96%) Degree
1 1 (1.96%) PMP
1 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) Twitter
2 3 (5.88%) IBM
3 2 (3.92%) Google
4 1 (1.96%) Facebook
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) SAP
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