Period
to 15 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Content Editor was £150 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Content Editor
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 - 59
Rank change year-on-year - +59 -
Contract jobs requiring a Content Editor 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.72% - 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Bedfordshire median daily rate £150 - £145
10th Percentile £105 - £133
90th Percentile £175 - £158
East of England median daily rate £150 - £128
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies in Bedfordshire with a recognized job title 517 658 595
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.32% 96.06% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 443 382
Bedfordshire median daily rate £400 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.51% +1.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £189 £220 £200
90th Percentile £588 £575 £586
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £388
% change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 14
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -61.38%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.12 £10.80
90th Percentile £35.00 £45.69 £44.25
East of England median hourly rate £17.43 £18.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year -3.19% -25.77% +15.48%

Content Editor
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings that featured Content Editor in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Content Editor in Bedfordshire

Content Editor
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Content Editor in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Content Editor in Bedfordshire

Content Editor
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Content Editor within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 4 £150 -
Content Editor
East of England

Content Editor Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, Content Editor contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region featuring Content Editor in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) SLA
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Content Writing
2 2 (50.00%) Contract Management
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) SEO
3 1 (25.00%) Publishing
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management

Content Editor Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (25.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
General
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Mindset
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Content Writing
1 2 (50.00%) Contract Management
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (25.00%) SEO
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Google