Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 November 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 81 60
Rank change year-on-year -9 -21 +23
Contract jobs citing Content Management 6 21 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.38% 1.38% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 1.69% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 27
Birmingham median daily rate £361 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.15% - +3.17%
10th Percentile £205 £260 £285
90th Percentile £468 £403 £380
West Midlands median daily rate £360 £431 £375
% change year-on-year -16.52% +15.00% +19.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1294 1239 1037
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 81.13% 81.46% 75.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 801 647
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £231 £250 £230
90th Percentile £525 £550 £503
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 38
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £12.45 £10.83 £10.40
90th Percentile £45.35 £31.21 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year +37.40% -9.03% -

Content Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Content Management in Birmingham

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Content Management in Birmingham

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Content Management in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Content Management in Birmingham

Content Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Content Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 3 (50.00%) CMS
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (33.33%) Google Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Informatica
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Email Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing

Content Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) DNN
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Google Analytics
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Designer
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Email Executive
1 1 (16.67%) Email Marketing Executive
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing Executive
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) UX Designer
1 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) Ember.js
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Analytics
1 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Campaign Management
2 1 (16.67%) Email Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Information Management
2 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Microservices
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Progressive Web App
2 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) hybris
2 1 (16.67%) Informatica
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft