The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Editor role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Editor in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Editor
Rank 606 584 559
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Web Editor 27 26 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.047% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.051% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 17
Average daily rate
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£243 £190 £135
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.63% +40.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £155 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £267 £197
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £190 £120
% change year-on-year
+65.78% +58.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.88 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.96% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.75 -
% change year-on-year
-20.63% -

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
54235 51432 48394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.81% 92.07% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 34663 31190 28805
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1992 1996 2114
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Web Editor
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Web Editor Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Web Editor
Daily Rate Trend

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

Web Editor Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Web Editor
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Editor within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Web Editor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Web Editor
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Web Editor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Web Editor
Top 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Editor within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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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 -6 23 £260 +38.66% 1
London +11 12 £130 -37.94% 1
South East -22 7 £320 +6.66%
City of London +11 5 £100 -
Berkshire +1 4 £320 -
Newport -4 2 - -
South Wales -10 2 - -
Wales -18 2 - -
Scotland - 2 £165 -
West Sussex - 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 £165 -
Worthing - 2 - -
East Sussex +4 1 - -
South West -6 1 £300 +44.57%
Manchester -22 1 - -
North West -38 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £150 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £300 -
Durham - 1 - -
Newton Aycliffe - 1 - -
St Albans - 1 £150 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £150 -

Web Editor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Web Editor 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 Web Editor in their job title.

1 32 (66.67%) Content Management
2 23 (47.92%) CMS
3 21 (43.75%) HTML
4 14 (29.17%) User Experience
5 13 (27.08%) Adobe
6 12 (25.00%) Publishing
7 11 (22.92%) Marketing
7 11 (22.92%) Analytics
8 10 (20.83%) MS Excel
8 10 (20.83%) Photoshop
9 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
9 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 9 (18.75%) Intranet
9 9 (18.75%) SEO
10 8 (16.67%) MS Office
10 8 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
11 7 (14.58%) Google
11 7 (14.58%) Google Analytics
11 7 (14.58%) CSS
11 7 (14.58%) Finance
11 7 (14.58%) Migration
11 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (14.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 7 (14.58%) Copywriting
12 6 (12.50%) Social Media
12 6 (12.50%) ATG
12 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
12 6 (12.50%) Oracle
12 6 (12.50%) Drupal
13 5 (10.42%) Acrobat

Web Editor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Web Editor 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 Web Editor in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (47.92%) CMS
2 7 (14.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (12.50%) Drupal
4 5 (10.42%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (8.33%) WordPress
6 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
7 2 (4.17%) TYPO3
8 1 (2.08%) Umbraco
8 1 (2.08%) Moodle
8 1 (2.08%) Jadu
8 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (2.08%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Photoshop
1 10 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 8 (16.67%) MS Office
2 8 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (10.42%) Acrobat
4 1 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.08%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) Intranet
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (25.00%) Publishing
2 11 (22.92%) Marketing
3 7 (14.58%) Finance
4 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 4 (8.33%) Local Government
6 3 (6.25%) Legal
7 1 (2.08%) Banking
7 1 (2.08%) Retail
7 1 (2.08%) Multimedia
7 1 (2.08%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (43.75%) HTML
2 7 (14.58%) CSS
3 4 (8.33%) XML
4 2 (4.17%) HTML5
5 1 (2.08%) CSS3
5 1 (2.08%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) User Experience
2 7 (14.58%) Copywriting
3 6 (12.50%) Social Media
4 2 (4.17%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.17%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.17%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.08%) Blog
5 1 (2.08%) Social Network
5 1 (2.08%) NHS
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (66.67%) Content Management
2 11 (22.92%) Analytics
3 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 9 (18.75%) SEO
4 7 (14.58%) Migration
4 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.33%) Web Accessibility
6 3 (6.25%) Data Entry
6 3 (6.25%) Web Design
6 3 (6.25%) Project Management
6 3 (6.25%) Pay per click
6 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 3 (6.25%) Web Usability
7 2 (4.17%) Multivariate Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Fund Management
7 2 (4.17%) Email Marketing
7 2 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.17%) Web Analytics
7 2 (4.17%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) PHP
2 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Adobe
2 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.58%) Google
4 6 (12.50%) ATG
4 6 (12.50%) Oracle
5 5 (10.42%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.08%) EPiServer
6 1 (2.08%) Vignette
6 1 (2.08%) RedDot