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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management
Rank 89 101 89
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Contract jobs citing Content Management 27 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.05% 0.41% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 0.58% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 12
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £275 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £275 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £11.78 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-16.45% +16.17%
Content Management
England

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
1832 1544 1307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 71.56% 70.47% 70.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1057 794 625
Average daily rate £388 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 80 118
Average hourly rate £29.00 £32.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £10.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £155.00 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -7 8 £364 +32.27% 5
Coventry +7 7 - -
Staffordshire - 3 £400 -
Warwickshire - 2 £500 - 2
Shropshire - 2 £294 - 1
Solihull - - - -
Content Management
England

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 17 (45.95%) HTML
1 17 (45.95%) CSS
2 16 (43.24%) CMS
3 10 (27.03%) Photoshop
4 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
4 9 (24.32%) jQuery
5 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
5 8 (21.62%) SEO
6 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
6 7 (18.92%) CRM
6 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (18.92%) HTML5
6 7 (18.92%) Web Application Development
6 7 (18.92%) Analytics
7 6 (16.22%) Migration
7 6 (16.22%) Degree
7 6 (16.22%) Intranet
7 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
7 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
7 6 (16.22%) .NET
7 6 (16.22%) Information Security
8 5 (13.51%) Project Management
8 5 (13.51%) MySQL
8 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
8 5 (13.51%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (13.51%) Pay per click
8 5 (13.51%) Marketing
8 5 (13.51%) Web Design
8 5 (13.51%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 16 (43.24%) CMS
2 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.11%) Umbraco
4 2 (5.41%) WordPress
4 2 (5.41%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.70%) Magnolia
5 1 (2.70%) Alfresco
5 1 (2.70%) Documentum
5 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.70%) LiveLink
5 1 (2.70%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Photoshop
2 5 (13.51%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
4 2 (5.41%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (5.41%) MS Office
4 2 (5.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.41%) Google Analytics
2 2 (5.41%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) Intranet
2 3 (8.11%) Extranet
3 2 (5.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) JUnit
1 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.41%) Subversion
1 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) Ant
General
1 5 (13.51%) Retail
1 5 (13.51%) Marketing
2 2 (5.41%) Back Office
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Automotive
2 2 (5.41%) Law
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Publishing
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Developer
2 5 (13.51%) Architect
3 4 (10.81%) Web Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (5.41%) IT Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Content Manager
6 1 (2.70%) CRM Architect
6 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Architect
6 1 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow Developer
6 1 (2.70%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (45.95%) HTML
1 17 (45.95%) CSS
2 9 (24.32%) jQuery
3 7 (18.92%) HTML5
4 6 (16.22%) .NET
5 5 (13.51%) CSS3
6 4 (10.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
7 3 (8.11%) Spring
7 3 (8.11%) J2EE
8 2 (5.41%) Ajax
8 2 (5.41%) Spring MVC
8 2 (5.41%) CAML
9 1 (2.70%) Sass
9 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.70%) XML
9 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
2 5 (13.51%) User Experience
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
2 8 (21.62%) SEO
3 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.92%) CRM
3 7 (18.92%) Web Application Development
3 7 (18.92%) Analytics
4 6 (16.22%) Information Security
4 6 (16.22%) Migration
5 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.51%) Web Design
5 5 (13.51%) Project Management
5 5 (13.51%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (13.51%) Online Marketing
5 5 (13.51%) Information Architecture
5 5 (13.51%) Pay per click
5 5 (13.51%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (10.81%) Data Migration
6 4 (10.81%) Web Development
6 4 (10.81%) TOGAF
7 3 (8.11%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
2 4 (10.81%) C#
3 3 (8.11%) Java
3 3 (8.11%) PHP
3 3 (8.11%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Adobe
3 2 (5.41%) Citrix
3 2 (5.41%) OpenText
3 2 (5.41%) Omniture
3 2 (5.41%) Google
3 2 (5.41%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.70%) Twitter
4 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.70%) VMware
4 1 (2.70%) EMC
4 1 (2.70%) IBM
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