Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Content Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Content Management over the 6 months to 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the 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 Management
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 61 56
Rank change year-on-year +19 -5 -
Contract jobs citing Content Management 14 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.54% 1.15% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.84% 1.34% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 0
Bedfordshire median daily rate £585 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.36% - -
East of England median daily rate £375 £525 £250
% change year-on-year -28.57% +110.00% -37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £36.00
East of England median hourly rate £25.00 £39.88 £36.00
% change year-on-year -37.30% +10.76% +9.09%

Content Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 493 596 522
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 89.31% 85.76% 84.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 406 332
Bedfordshire median daily rate £423 £443 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.52% +4.12% +6.25%
10th Percentile £230 £266 £210
90th Percentile £588 £581 £588
East of England median daily rate £438 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 8
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £18.88 £22.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.11% +60.71% -60.00%
10th Percentile £13.94 £10.40 £11.14
90th Percentile £35.75 £50.48 £41.83
East of England median hourly rate £17.99 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year -40.05% -3.23% +29.84%

Content Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Content Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Content Management in Bedfordshire

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Content Management in Bedfordshire

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Content Management in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Content Management in Bedfordshire

Content Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Content Management in Bedfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Content Management in Bedfordshire

Content Management
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 Management within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Luton +8 6 £543 -1.36% 1
Bedford -6 1 - -
Content Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Content Management also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Content Management.

1 10 (71.43%) Web Services
1 10 (71.43%) hybris
2 9 (64.29%) E-Commerce
3 7 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Spring
4 6 (42.86%) Retail
4 6 (42.86%) SAP
4 6 (42.86%) REST
4 6 (42.86%) JPA
4 6 (42.86%) SAP Hybris
5 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (35.71%) Servlets
5 5 (35.71%) JMS
5 5 (35.71%) UML
5 5 (35.71%) B2B
5 5 (35.71%) B2C
5 5 (35.71%) MVC
5 5 (35.71%) TOGAF
5 5 (35.71%) Spring MVC
6 4 (28.57%) Marketing
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) Subversion
6 4 (28.57%) CMS
6 4 (28.57%) J2EE
6 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 4 (28.57%) Multichannel Retail
6 4 (28.57%) Analytics
6 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (28.57%) User Experience

Content Management
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 4 (28.57%) CMS
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (7.14%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (42.86%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
2 3 (21.43%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) IntelliJ
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 6 (42.86%) Retail
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Marketing
3 3 (21.43%) Back Office
4 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Architect
2 8 (57.14%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Web Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Application Rationalisation Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Content Editor
4 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce Architect
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Payments Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Payments Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Software Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Web Content Editor
4 1 (7.14%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) Web Services
2 7 (50.00%) Spring
3 6 (42.86%) JPA
3 6 (42.86%) REST
4 5 (35.71%) JMS
4 5 (35.71%) Servlets
4 5 (35.71%) Spring MVC
5 4 (28.57%) J2EE
6 3 (21.43%) EJB
6 3 (21.43%) JDBC
7 2 (14.29%) SOAP
8 1 (7.14%) Ajax
8 1 (7.14%) DOM
8 1 (7.14%) HTML
8 1 (7.14%) HTML5
8 1 (7.14%) Java EE
8 1 (7.14%) Middleware
8 1 (7.14%) SAX
8 1 (7.14%) XML
8 1 (7.14%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (28.57%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (7.14%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) E-Commerce
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) B2B
3 5 (35.71%) B2C
3 5 (35.71%) MVC
3 5 (35.71%) TOGAF
3 5 (35.71%) UML
4 4 (28.57%) Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) Multichannel Retail
5 3 (21.43%) Campaign Management
5 3 (21.43%) Contract Negotiation
5 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (21.43%) Line Management
5 3 (21.43%) Matrix Management
5 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (21.43%) Personalization
5 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Software Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) hybris
2 6 (42.86%) SAP
3 3 (21.43%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (21.43%) Perforce
4 1 (7.14%) BT
4 1 (7.14%) Google
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft