The table below looks at the statistics for Content Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Content Management over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management
England / West Midlands
Rank 98 101 100
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing Content Management 24 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.01% 1.00% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.22% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 7
Median daily rate £455 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £270 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £28.43 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-24.36% +49.60%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1875 2135 1648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.01% 82.34% 72.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1200 1204 947
Median daily rate £425 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 48 105
Median hourly rate £25.50 £19.50 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -32.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £37.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Content Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Content Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Content Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Content Management
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Content Management across the West Midlands region.

Content Management Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Content Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Content Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Content Management Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Content Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Content Management across the West Midlands region.

Content Management Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Content Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Content Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
Birmingham +13 15 £513 +20.58%
Coventry -2 5 £400 -8.62%
Staffordshire -5 3 - - 2
Warwickshire +3 1 £475 +83.39%
Content Management
England

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Content Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 38 (55.88%) CMS
2 27 (39.71%) HTML
2 27 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (36.76%) CSS
4 22 (32.35%) JavaScript
5 21 (30.88%) Web Development
6 20 (29.41%) Drupal
6 20 (29.41%) Middleware
7 16 (23.53%) Front End Development
8 15 (22.06%) .NET
9 14 (20.59%) HTML5
9 14 (20.59%) Security Cleared
10 13 (19.12%) Microsoft Azure
11 12 (17.65%) C#
11 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET
11 12 (17.65%) MVC
12 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (13.24%) HTTP
14 9 (13.24%) E-Commerce
14 9 (13.24%) Sitefinity
14 9 (13.24%) Responsive Web Design
14 9 (13.24%) Relational Database
15 8 (11.76%) Test Strategy
15 8 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
15 8 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment
15 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
15 8 (11.76%) Publishing
15 8 (11.76%) Migration
15 8 (11.76%) Web Design

Content Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 38 (55.88%) CMS
2 20 (29.41%) Drupal
3 9 (13.24%) Sitefinity
4 6 (8.82%) Documentum
5 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.47%) Confluence
7 1 (1.47%) JBoss
7 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) InfoPath
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.47%) MS Office
1 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (4.41%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.24%) HTTP
2 5 (7.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.24%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.41%) Hadoop
2 3 (4.41%) HBase
2 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.47%) MySQL
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.47%) Ant
3 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.47%) CA Gen
3 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.47%) JIRA
3 1 (1.47%) Maven
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 8 (11.76%) Publishing
2 5 (7.35%) Retail
3 3 (4.41%) Finance
4 2 (2.94%) Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) Advertising
5 1 (1.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (52.94%) Developer
2 19 (27.94%) Drupal Developer
3 13 (19.12%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (16.18%) Architect
5 10 (14.71%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (11.76%) Content Designer
6 8 (11.76%) Designer
6 8 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (8.82%) HTML Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) Business Systems Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) HTML CSS Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Documentum Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Senior Architect
9 3 (4.41%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.94%) CMS Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Copywriter
10 2 (2.94%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (39.71%) HTML
2 25 (36.76%) CSS
3 20 (29.41%) Middleware
4 15 (22.06%) .NET
5 14 (20.59%) HTML5
6 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET
7 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.88%) XML
9 3 (4.41%) EDIFACT
9 3 (4.41%) JSON
10 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.94%) Entity Framework
10 2 (2.94%) WCF
10 2 (2.94%) Web Services
11 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.47%) Compass CSS Framework
11 1 (1.47%) Kendo UI
11 1 (1.47%) Sass
11 1 (1.47%) WebCenter
11 1 (1.47%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) User Experience
2 5 (7.35%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.47%) Social Media
3 1 (1.47%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.88%) Web Development
3 16 (23.53%) Front End Development
4 12 (17.65%) MVC
5 10 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (13.24%) E-Commerce
6 9 (13.24%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment
7 8 (11.76%) Information Management
7 8 (11.76%) Migration
7 8 (11.76%) Test Strategy
7 8 (11.76%) Web Design
8 7 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (10.29%) Data Analysis
8 7 (10.29%) Data Modelling
8 7 (10.29%) System Testing
8 7 (10.29%) Test Scripting
9 6 (8.82%) Scrum
9 6 (8.82%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.35%) JavaScript
2 12 (17.65%) C#
3 5 (7.35%) SQL
4 4 (5.88%) Java
5 3 (4.41%) ABAP
6 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.47%) Perl
7 1 (1.47%) PHP
7 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.94%) ISEB
2 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.35%) Oracle
3 4 (5.88%) Pega
4 3 (4.41%) Cloudera
4 3 (4.41%) SAP
5 1 (1.47%) BEA