The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 3 months to 22 June 2017 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
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 92 88
Rank change year-on-year +11 -4  
Contract jobs citing Content Management 22 28 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.20% 1.18% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.47% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 10
Median daily rate £500 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.66% -4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £287 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £500 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £356 £338
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £16.50 £12.67 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.28% -64.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £11.80 £33.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £21.35 £37.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% -12.50%  

Content Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1484 1899 1945
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 81.23% 79.72% 78.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 1043 976
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 72 72
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.06 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.53% -11.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.00 £39.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Content Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Content Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Content Management in Berkshire

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Content Management in Berkshire

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Content Management in Berkshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Content Management in Berkshire

Content Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Content Management in Berkshire

Content Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 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
Bracknell +9 7 £488 +68.10%
Reading +10 5 £650 +116.66% 3
Maidenhead +4 5 £500 +17.64%
Newbury - 2 £315 -
Slough +6 1 - -
Content Management
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 30 (55.56%) CMS
2 24 (44.44%) HTML
3 21 (38.89%) Java
3 21 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 19 (35.19%) BDD
5 18 (33.33%) REST
5 18 (33.33%) Gradle
5 18 (33.33%) XML
5 18 (33.33%) Project Management
5 18 (33.33%) TDD
5 18 (33.33%) Maven
6 17 (31.48%) OO
7 16 (29.63%) Web Services
7 16 (29.63%) Adobe
7 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (27.78%) Marketing
8 15 (27.78%) Test Automation
8 15 (27.78%) CSS
9 14 (25.93%) Ant
9 14 (25.93%) HTTP
9 14 (25.93%) OOP
9 14 (25.93%) Python
9 14 (25.93%) JMeter
9 14 (25.93%) Sitecore CMS
9 14 (25.93%) Sitecore
9 14 (25.93%) WebDriver
9 14 (25.93%) Selenium
9 14 (25.93%) Groovy
9 14 (25.93%) JSON
9 14 (25.93%) Ruby

Content Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 30 (55.56%) CMS
2 14 (25.93%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (14.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (7.41%) Confluence
5 3 (5.56%) Apache Solr
5 3 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.70%) WordPress
7 1 (1.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.07%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.56%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon S3
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (5.56%) CloudFront
3 2 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.70%) Office 365
4 1 (1.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.93%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (33.33%) Gradle
1 18 (33.33%) Maven
2 14 (25.93%) Ant
2 14 (25.93%) Apache Ivy
2 14 (25.93%) Bitbucket
2 14 (25.93%) eggPlant
2 14 (25.93%) JMeter
2 14 (25.93%) Selenium
2 14 (25.93%) WebDriver
3 9 (16.67%) Gatling
3 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 9 (16.67%) NeoLoad
4 8 (14.81%) Dreamweaver
4 8 (14.81%) JIRA
5 4 (7.41%) Checkstyle
5 4 (7.41%) Eclipse
5 4 (7.41%) IntelliJ
5 4 (7.41%) JUnit
5 4 (7.41%) Mercurial
5 4 (7.41%) SonarQube
General
1 15 (27.78%) Marketing
2 11 (20.37%) Publishing
3 6 (11.11%) Retail
4 4 (7.41%) Spanish Language
5 3 (5.56%) German Language
5 3 (5.56%) Italian Language
5 3 (5.56%) Japanese Language
5 3 (5.56%) Korean Language
5 3 (5.56%) Russian Language
5 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.70%) Brand Awareness
6 2 (3.70%) Finance
7 1 (1.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (44.44%) Developer
2 6 (11.11%) Performance Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Administrator
3 5 (9.26%) Developer in Test
3 5 (9.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (9.26%) Web Developer
3 5 (9.26%) Web Producer
4 4 (7.41%) Java Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Graduate
5 3 (5.56%) Product Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Product Owner
5 3 (5.56%) ServiceNow Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (3.70%) HTML Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Performance Tester
6 2 (3.70%) Programmer
6 2 (3.70%) Senior Tester
6 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (44.44%) HTML
2 18 (33.33%) REST
2 18 (33.33%) XML
3 16 (29.63%) Web Services
4 15 (27.78%) CSS
5 14 (25.93%) JSON
6 13 (24.07%) React
7 8 (14.81%) WebCenter
8 7 (12.96%) CSS3
8 7 (12.96%) HTML5
9 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
9 5 (9.26%) jQuery
10 4 (7.41%) JSF
10 4 (7.41%) Spring
10 4 (7.41%) Spring MVC
10 4 (7.41%) Struts
11 1 (1.85%) Ember.js
11 1 (1.85%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (18.52%) W3C
2 9 (16.67%) User Experience
3 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.56%) CMDB
5 2 (3.70%) Social Media
6 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Windows
1 2 (3.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) BDD
2 18 (33.33%) Project Management
2 18 (33.33%) TDD
3 17 (31.48%) OO
4 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (27.78%) Test Automation
6 14 (25.93%) OOP
7 12 (22.22%) Unit Testing
8 10 (18.52%) Scrum
8 10 (18.52%) SEO
9 8 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (14.81%) Visualisation
10 7 (12.96%) Analytics
10 7 (12.96%) Web Design
11 6 (11.11%) Front End Development
11 6 (11.11%) Performance Engineering
12 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
12 5 (9.26%) Manual Testing
12 5 (9.26%) Security Testing
12 5 (9.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.89%) Java
1 21 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 14 (25.93%) Groovy
2 14 (25.93%) Python
2 14 (25.93%) Ruby
3 5 (9.26%) C++
4 3 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (16.67%) HP Fortify
2 1 (1.85%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) Adobe
2 14 (25.93%) Sitecore
2 14 (25.93%) Splunk
3 12 (22.22%) HP
4 8 (14.81%) Oracle
5 6 (11.11%) Google
6 5 (9.26%) FatWire
7 4 (7.41%) Twitter
8 3 (5.56%) BMC
8 3 (5.56%) CA
8 3 (5.56%) ServiceNow
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