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 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Content Management
Rank 118 92 99
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +7
Contract jobs citing Content Management 29 34 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.90% 1.35% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.73% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 27 11
Median daily rate £431 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.75% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-29.09% +6.79%
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
2638 1971 1914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.50% 78.15% 74.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1572 1147 1002
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 100 113
Median hourly rate £20.50 £31.44 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.79% +4.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 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
Coventry -10 10 £425 -34.61% 1
Shropshire -23 8 £500 - 3
Birmingham -25 3 £288 -4.16%
Warwickshire - 2 £350 -
Content Management
England

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 35 (71.43%) CMS
2 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (51.02%) HTML
3 25 (51.02%) CSS
4 22 (44.90%) .NET
5 17 (34.69%) C#
6 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET
7 14 (28.57%) MVC
7 14 (28.57%) Web Development
7 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (26.53%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (26.53%) Web Design
9 12 (24.49%) HTTP
9 12 (24.49%) Sitefinity
9 12 (24.49%) Responsive Web Design
10 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
11 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
11 9 (18.37%) Adobe
11 9 (18.37%) Enterprise Content Management
11 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
11 9 (18.37%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (16.33%) Continuous Deployment
12 8 (16.33%) SQL
13 7 (14.29%) User Experience
13 7 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 6 (12.24%) HTML5
14 6 (12.24%) Visual Studio
14 6 (12.24%) Publishing
15 5 (10.20%) Java

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 35 (71.43%) CMS
2 12 (24.49%) Sitefinity
3 7 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.12%) JBoss
5 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
6 2 (4.08%) Documentum
7 1 (2.04%) Confluence
7 1 (2.04%) Kentico
7 1 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (2.04%) Umbraco
7 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.08%) MS Office
1 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (4.08%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.04%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.08%) Office 365
3 1 (2.04%) IaaS
3 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) HTTP
2 3 (6.12%) Internet
3 1 (2.04%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.08%) Big Data
3 2 (4.08%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (2.04%) Ant
4 1 (2.04%) CA Gen
4 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.04%) JIRA
4 1 (2.04%) Maven
4 1 (2.04%) Subversion
4 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (12.24%) Publishing
2 2 (4.08%) Banking
2 2 (4.08%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (59.18%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) .NET Developer
3 10 (20.41%) C# Developer
4 8 (16.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (14.29%) Designer
6 6 (12.24%) Content Designer
6 6 (12.24%) Senior Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Architect
7 5 (10.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (8.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (8.16%) CMS Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Applications Architect
9 2 (4.08%) ASP Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Documentum Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Java Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Tester
9 2 (4.08%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (51.02%) CSS
1 25 (51.02%) HTML
2 22 (44.90%) .NET
3 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET
4 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (12.24%) HTML5
6 5 (10.20%) Web Services
7 4 (8.16%) XML
8 3 (6.12%) CSS3
8 3 (6.12%) Middleware
8 3 (6.12%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (6.12%) SOAP
8 3 (6.12%) WebCenter
9 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
9 2 (4.08%) Apache Felix
9 2 (4.08%) Apache Sling
9 2 (4.08%) JSP
9 2 (4.08%) React
9 2 (4.08%) REST
9 2 (4.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) User Experience
2 3 (6.12%) RIA
3 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) Data Conversion
4 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.04%) Learning Management System
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Social Media
4 1 (2.04%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) MVC
2 14 (28.57%) Web Development
3 13 (26.53%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (26.53%) Web Design
4 12 (24.49%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (18.37%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (18.37%) Enterprise Content Management
6 8 (16.33%) Continuous Deployment
7 5 (10.20%) Front End Development
8 4 (8.16%) Data Analysis
8 4 (8.16%) Data Modelling
8 4 (8.16%) Migration
8 4 (8.16%) Scrum
8 4 (8.16%) Service Design
8 4 (8.16%) Test Scripting
8 4 (8.16%) Test Strategy
9 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.12%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (6.12%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.69%) C#
2 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
3 8 (16.33%) SQL
4 5 (10.20%) Java
5 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.04%) C
6 1 (2.04%) Perl
6 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
1 3 (6.12%) ISEB
1 3 (6.12%) ISTQB
1 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.04%) MCAD
3 1 (2.04%) MCPD
3 1 (2.04%) MCSD
3 1 (2.04%) MCTS
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.04%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) WAI
1 3 (6.12%) WCAG
2 2 (4.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Adobe
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) Cognos
3 2 (4.08%) IBM
3 2 (4.08%) Netezza
4 1 (2.04%) BEA
4 1 (2.04%) Ektron
4 1 (2.04%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.04%) Pega
4 1 (2.04%) Sitecore
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