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 24 May 2016 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Manager
Rank 626 595 572
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Content Manager 25 29 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.054% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.057% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 26
Median daily rate £358 £288 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.34% -6.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £224 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £378 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £283 £240 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.70% -26.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
50742 51291 50591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.73% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33107 31579 31273
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1472 2048 2133
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

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 24 May 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 16 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 24 May 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 -13 24 £375 +30.43% 7
London -15 12 £425 +47.82% 4
South East 0 10 £290 +27.47% 1
Berkshire +1 8 £290 -
Bracknell - 5 £290 -
City of London +35 3 £425 +70.00%
Reading - 2 £338 -
Surrey - 2 £190 -
Weybridge - 2 £190 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £220 -
Edinburgh - 1 £322 -
Scotland - 1 £322 -
Northampton - 1 £220 -
Bristol - 1 £150 -
East Midlands - 1 £220 -
South West - 1 £150 - 1

Content Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 18 (39.13%) CMS
1 18 (39.13%) Content Management
2 13 (28.26%) Marketing
2 13 (28.26%) Finance
3 11 (23.91%) Content Development
4 10 (21.74%) SEO
5 9 (19.57%) HTML
5 9 (19.57%) Migration
5 9 (19.57%) Digital Content Management
6 8 (17.39%) Infographics
6 8 (17.39%) QA
6 8 (17.39%) Publishing
7 7 (15.22%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (13.04%) Project Management
8 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (10.87%) Banking
9 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
9 5 (10.87%) Animation
9 5 (10.87%) Photography
9 5 (10.87%) Social Media
9 5 (10.87%) Digital Media
9 5 (10.87%) User Experience
10 4 (8.70%) Resource Management
10 4 (8.70%) CSS
10 4 (8.70%) Internet
11 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
11 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
11 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
11 3 (6.52%) B2B
11 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development

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 18 (39.13%) CMS
2 3 (6.52%) Drupal
2 3 (6.52%) Magnolia
2 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.35%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.17%) FileNet
4 1 (2.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.17%) MS Office
1 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Internet
2 2 (4.35%) Intranet
3 1 (2.17%) Value-Added Service
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
1 13 (28.26%) Marketing
2 8 (17.39%) Publishing
3 5 (10.87%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Multimedia
4 2 (4.35%) Polish Language
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Electronics
5 1 (2.17%) Legal
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) HTML
2 4 (8.70%) CSS
3 1 (2.17%) .NET
3 1 (2.17%) MSMQ
3 1 (2.17%) WCF
3 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Animation
1 5 (10.87%) Digital Media
1 5 (10.87%) Photography
1 5 (10.87%) Social Media
1 5 (10.87%) User Experience
2 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Blog
3 2 (4.35%) Graphic Design
3 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) Copywriting
4 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.17%) Fintech
4 1 (2.17%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Content Management
2 11 (23.91%) Content Development
3 10 (21.74%) SEO
4 9 (19.57%) Digital Content Management
4 9 (19.57%) Migration
5 8 (17.39%) Infographics
6 7 (15.22%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (13.04%) Project Management
7 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.70%) Resource Management
10 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (6.52%) Analytics
10 3 (6.52%) B2B
10 3 (6.52%) Line Management
11 2 (4.35%) ERP
11 2 (4.35%) Programme Management
11 2 (4.35%) Re-Platforming
11 2 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Google
2 2 (4.35%) IBM
2 2 (4.35%) Lotus
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe
3 1 (2.17%) Facebook
3 1 (2.17%) FatWire
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) SAP
3 1 (2.17%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.17%) Twitter
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