Period
to 23 January 2019

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 6 months to 23 January 2019 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
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 117 134 127
Rank change year-on-year +17 -7 -7
Contract jobs citing Content Management 58 41 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.40% 1.00% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.18% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 19
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £385 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.13% -14.44% -30.77%
10th Percentile £363 £222 £290
90th Percentile £571 £445 £475
South East median daily rate £428 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +9.62% -2.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Berkshire median hourly rate - £25.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.00% +122.22%
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £23.68
% change year-on-year +20.69% +22.47% +51.55%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,550 3,470 3,294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.77% 84.43% 83.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,688 1,799 1,724
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £270 £248
90th Percentile £588 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 88 127
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £18.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.93% -21.83% -30.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.10 £11.70
90th Percentile £48.75 £41.80 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £26.65 £24.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year +11.00% +6.71% -22.41%

Content Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

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 6 months to 23 January 2019.

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 6 months to 23 January 2019. 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
Bracknell +3 14 £463 -7.50% 2
Maidenhead +3 12 £425 +30.77% 1
Newbury +6 5 - -
Reading -22 2 £550 +42.86% 3
Slough -7 1 - -
Content Management
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 37 (63.79%) CMS
2 33 (56.90%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (43.10%) HTML
4 21 (36.21%) User Experience
5 19 (32.76%) Scrum
6 18 (31.03%) FatWire
6 18 (31.03%) CSS
7 17 (29.31%) JIRA
7 17 (29.31%) DevOps
8 16 (27.59%) Microservices
9 14 (24.14%) Java
9 14 (24.14%) Kanban
9 14 (24.14%) Java 8
10 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
10 13 (22.41%) Confluence
10 13 (22.41%) Jenkins
10 13 (22.41%) JavaScript
10 13 (22.41%) E-Commerce
10 13 (22.41%) Telecoms
11 12 (20.69%) Adobe
11 12 (20.69%) User Stories
11 12 (20.69%) REST
12 11 (18.97%) AngularJS
12 11 (18.97%) Spring MVC
12 11 (18.97%) Struts
12 11 (18.97%) Web Services
12 11 (18.97%) MVC
12 11 (18.97%) Spring
12 11 (18.97%) Maven
12 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering

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 37 (63.79%) CMS
2 13 (22.41%) Confluence
3 10 (17.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 10 (17.24%) Apache Solr
3 10 (17.24%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.72%) JBoss
4 1 (1.72%) Magnolia
4 1 (1.72%) Sitefinity
4 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.45%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (17.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 10 (17.24%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (17.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 10 (17.24%) Amazon S3
1 10 (17.24%) Amazon SQS
1 10 (17.24%) AWS Lambda
1 10 (17.24%) CloudFront
1 10 (17.24%) Serverless
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.72%) IaaS
3 1 (1.72%) Office 365
3 1 (1.72%) PaaS
3 1 (1.72%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) HTTP
2 2 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (1.72%) Jackrabbit
2 1 (1.72%) MySQL
2 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (29.31%) JIRA
2 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
2 13 (22.41%) Jenkins
3 11 (18.97%) Maven
4 10 (17.24%) Checkstyle
4 10 (17.24%) Eclipse
4 10 (17.24%) Gradle
4 10 (17.24%) IntelliJ
4 10 (17.24%) JUnit
4 10 (17.24%) Mercurial
4 10 (17.24%) SonarQube
5 3 (5.17%) Fiddler
5 3 (5.17%) Subversion
6 2 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.45%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.72%) Gitweb
General
1 13 (22.41%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.07%) Marketing
3 2 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.72%) Automotive
4 1 (1.72%) Finance
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (25.86%) Developer
2 8 (13.79%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.07%) Content Editor
4 4 (6.90%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 4 (6.90%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (5.17%) Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) Backend Developer
5 3 (5.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (5.17%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Communications Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Digital Business Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Digital Content Editor
6 2 (3.45%) Digital Editor
6 2 (3.45%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Web Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Web Business Analyst
7 1 (1.72%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (43.10%) HTML
2 18 (31.03%) CSS
3 12 (20.69%) REST
4 11 (18.97%) AngularJS
4 11 (18.97%) Spring
4 11 (18.97%) Spring MVC
4 11 (18.97%) Struts
4 11 (18.97%) Web Services
5 10 (17.24%) JSF
5 10 (17.24%) React
6 5 (8.62%) .NET
7 3 (5.17%) CSS3
7 3 (5.17%) HTML5
7 3 (5.17%) jQuery
8 2 (3.45%) JSON
8 2 (3.45%) XML
9 1 (1.72%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.72%) JSR 170
9 1 (1.72%) RESTful
9 1 (1.72%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.21%) User Experience
2 5 (8.62%) Virtual Team
3 4 (6.90%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.72%) Social Media
6 1 (1.72%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) CentOS
1 4 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (56.90%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.76%) Scrum
3 17 (29.31%) DevOps
4 16 (27.59%) Microservices
5 14 (24.14%) Kanban
6 13 (22.41%) E-Commerce
7 12 (20.69%) User Stories
8 11 (18.97%) MVC
8 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
9 10 (17.24%) BDD
9 10 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (17.24%) Pair Programming
9 10 (17.24%) SOA
9 10 (17.24%) TDD
9 10 (17.24%) Unit Testing
10 9 (15.52%) Time Management
11 7 (12.07%) SEO
11 7 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (10.34%) Data Entry
12 6 (10.34%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.14%) Java
1 14 (24.14%) Java 8
2 13 (22.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.45%) Ansible
2 2 (3.45%) HP Fortify
3 1 (1.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) FatWire
2 12 (20.69%) Adobe
3 2 (3.45%) HP
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com