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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management
Rank 92 93 86
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing Content Management 39 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.46% 0.98% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 1.37% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 11
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £268 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £336 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £21.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+65.11% +26.47%
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
1967 1684 1218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 73.48% 71.60% 70.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1194 879 565
Average daily rate £375 £370 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £485 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 100 86
Average hourly rate £29.00 £32.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -15.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -3 9 £277 +2.21% 4
Coventry +1 7 - - 1
Shropshire - 5 £294 -
Staffordshire - 5 £400 -
Wolverhampton - 3 £220 -
Solihull +9 2 £291 -14.33%
Warwickshire -4 2 £500 +69.49% 1
Content Management
England

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 25 (52.08%) HTML
2 23 (47.92%) CSS
3 18 (37.50%) CMS
4 15 (31.25%) Photoshop
5 13 (27.08%) CRM
6 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 12 (25.00%) Adobe
6 12 (25.00%) SEO
7 11 (22.92%) E-Commerce
7 11 (22.92%) jQuery
8 10 (20.83%) HTML5
9 9 (18.75%) TOGAF
10 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 8 (16.67%) Analytics
11 7 (14.58%) Web Application Development
11 7 (14.58%) User Experience
11 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
11 7 (14.58%) Marketing
11 7 (14.58%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (14.58%) Degree
12 6 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
12 6 (12.50%) Online Marketing
12 6 (12.50%) Open Source
12 6 (12.50%) Security Architecture
12 6 (12.50%) Information Architecture
12 6 (12.50%) Pay per click
12 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (12.50%) Retail
12 6 (12.50%) Web Design

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (37.50%) CMS
2 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.25%) WordPress
3 3 (6.25%) Umbraco
4 2 (4.17%) Drupal
4 2 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.17%) SAS
4 2 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.08%) Documentum
5 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.08%) Alfresco
Applications
1 15 (31.25%) Photoshop
2 6 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
5 2 (4.17%) MS Office
6 1 (2.08%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Google Analytics
1 2 (4.17%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) Intranet
2 3 (6.25%) Extranet
3 2 (4.17%) FTP
4 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (12.50%) MySQL
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 6 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.17%) Subversion
1 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.17%) JUnit
1 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 7 (14.58%) Marketing
2 6 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Back Office
3 2 (4.17%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Automotive
3 2 (4.17%) Law
4 1 (2.08%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Developer
2 11 (22.92%) Architect
3 7 (14.58%) Web Developer
4 4 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.25%) AWS Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (4.17%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.17%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 2 (4.17%) PHP Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Data Architect
6 2 (4.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (2.08%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Hybris Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (52.08%) HTML
2 23 (47.92%) CSS
3 11 (22.92%) jQuery
4 10 (20.83%) HTML5
5 6 (12.50%) .NET
6 5 (10.42%) CSS3
7 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET
7 4 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (6.25%) Flash
9 2 (4.17%) Spring MVC
9 2 (4.17%) Spring
9 2 (4.17%) Ajax
9 2 (4.17%) XHTML
9 2 (4.17%) J2EE
9 2 (4.17%) CAML
10 1 (2.08%) Sass
10 1 (2.08%) XML
10 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
10 1 (2.08%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) User Experience
1 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
2 6 (12.50%) Open Source
3 3 (6.25%) W3C
4 1 (2.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) CRM
2 12 (25.00%) SEO
3 11 (22.92%) E-Commerce
4 9 (18.75%) TOGAF
5 8 (16.67%) Analytics
6 7 (14.58%) Web Application Development
6 7 (14.58%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (12.50%) Online Marketing
7 6 (12.50%) Security Architecture
7 6 (12.50%) Information Architecture
7 6 (12.50%) Pay per click
7 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (12.50%) Web Design
7 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (12.50%) SOA
7 6 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (10.42%) Migration
8 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (10.42%) Information Security
9 4 (8.33%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (8.33%) C#
2 4 (8.33%) PHP
3 3 (6.25%) SQL
3 3 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Adobe
2 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.17%) Omniture
4 2 (4.17%) Google
4 2 (4.17%) Stellent
4 2 (4.17%) Informatica
4 2 (4.17%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.08%) Twitter
5 1 (2.08%) IBM
5 1 (2.08%) EMC
5 1 (2.08%) Citrix
5 1 (2.08%) OpenText
5 1 (2.08%) VMware
5 1 (2.08%) hybris
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