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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Content Management over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management
Rank 86 84 89
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing Content Management 35 33 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.48% 1.39% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 1.85% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £275 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £269 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £323 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £329
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -19.19%
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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
1754 1785 1185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 74.04% 75.06% 67.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1090 937 588
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 139 54
Average hourly rate £26.00 £33.55 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% -11.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

Content Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Content Management across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Content Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Birmingham -8 14 £325 +19.26% 3
Staffordshire - 6 £288 - 1
Shropshire - 5 - -
Solihull +1 2 £291 -5.28%
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
Content Management
England

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Content Management also 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 that cited Content Management.

1 31 (50.00%) HTML
2 29 (46.77%) CSS
3 21 (33.87%) Photoshop
4 18 (29.03%) CMS
4 18 (29.03%) Analytics
5 16 (25.81%) E-Commerce
6 15 (24.19%) CRM
6 15 (24.19%) JavaScript
7 14 (22.58%) User Experience
8 13 (20.97%) SEO
8 13 (20.97%) Adobe
8 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (20.97%) jQuery
8 13 (20.97%) HTML5
9 12 (19.35%) Retail
10 11 (17.74%) Web Design
11 10 (16.13%) TOGAF
11 10 (16.13%) Marketing
11 10 (16.13%) Degree
11 10 (16.13%) Digital Marketing
11 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (14.52%) Dashboard Development
12 9 (14.52%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (14.52%) CSS3
12 9 (14.52%) Spreadsheet
12 9 (14.52%) Online Marketing
12 9 (14.52%) Information Architecture
12 9 (14.52%) Pay per click
12 9 (14.52%) Adobe Illustrator
12 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management

Content Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Content Management also 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 that cited Content Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (29.03%) CMS
2 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.84%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.23%) WordPress
4 2 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.23%) Drupal
4 2 (3.23%) SAS
5 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.61%) Documentum
5 1 (1.61%) Alfresco
Applications
1 21 (33.87%) Photoshop
2 9 (14.52%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (14.52%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (4.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.61%) InDesign
4 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Google Analytics
1 2 (3.23%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) Intranet
2 3 (4.84%) Extranet
3 2 (3.23%) FTP
4 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (12.90%) Big Data
2 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) JUnit
1 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.23%) Subversion
1 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.61%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 12 (19.35%) Retail
2 10 (16.13%) Marketing
3 4 (6.45%) Publishing
4 2 (3.23%) Back Office
4 2 (3.23%) Finance
4 2 (3.23%) Automotive
4 2 (3.23%) Law
4 2 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (32.26%) Developer
2 13 (20.97%) Architect
3 10 (16.13%) Designer
4 9 (14.52%) Web Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (8.06%) Web Designer
6 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Web Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Digital Content Designer
6 3 (4.84%) AWS Architect
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Digital Content Designer
7 2 (3.23%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Senior Designer
7 2 (3.23%) Data Architect
7 2 (3.23%) PHP Developer
7 2 (3.23%) MySQL Developer
7 2 (3.23%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse Architect
7 2 (3.23%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.00%) HTML
2 29 (46.77%) CSS
3 13 (20.97%) HTML5
3 13 (20.97%) jQuery
4 9 (14.52%) CSS3
5 5 (8.06%) .NET
6 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (4.84%) Sass
7 3 (4.84%) Web Services
7 3 (4.84%) Flash
8 2 (3.23%) XHTML
8 2 (3.23%) Spring
8 2 (3.23%) Ajax
8 2 (3.23%) J2EE
8 2 (3.23%) Spring MVC
8 2 (3.23%) CAML
9 1 (1.61%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.61%) Apache Flex
9 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) User Experience
2 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (14.52%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.45%) Social Media
5 3 (4.84%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.03%) Analytics
2 16 (25.81%) E-Commerce
3 15 (24.19%) CRM
4 13 (20.97%) SEO
4 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (17.74%) Web Design
6 10 (16.13%) TOGAF
6 10 (16.13%) Digital Marketing
7 9 (14.52%) Online Marketing
7 9 (14.52%) Pay per click
7 9 (14.52%) Information Architecture
7 9 (14.52%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (14.52%) Dashboard Development
8 8 (12.90%) SOA
8 8 (12.90%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (11.29%) Open Source
9 7 (11.29%) Security Architecture
10 5 (8.06%) Web Development
11 4 (6.45%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.19%) JavaScript
2 4 (6.45%) C#
3 3 (4.84%) Java
4 2 (3.23%) PHP
4 2 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) Adobe
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle
4 2 (3.23%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.23%) Omniture
4 2 (3.23%) Google
4 2 (3.23%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.23%) Informatica
4 2 (3.23%) Stellent
5 1 (1.61%) OpenText
5 1 (1.61%) hybris
5 1 (1.61%) IBM
5 1 (1.61%) EMC
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