Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 20 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 79 106
Rank change year-on-year +5 +27 -
Contract jobs citing Content Management 16 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.20% 1.24% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 1.44% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 11
Cheshire median daily rate £238 £381 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.70% -19.74% -
10th Percentile £99 £349 £310
90th Percentile £575 £425 £515
North West median daily rate £513 £363 £400
% change year-on-year +41.38% -9.38% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £15.50 £33.64
% change year-on-year - -53.92% +125.73%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1120 1254 1759
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 84.02% 86.19% 84.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 801 900 1160
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.60% +8.65%
10th Percentile £263 £248 £275
90th Percentile £619 £614 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 31 58
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.63 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.76% +12.14% -4.19%
10th Percentile £11.03 £13.00 £12.81
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.75 £35.75
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +69.56%

Content Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Content Management in Cheshire

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Content Management in Cheshire

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Content Management in Cheshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Content Management in Cheshire

Content Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Content Management in Cheshire

Content Management
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Warrington - 7 £500 -
Macclesfield +5 3 £225 -43.75%
Knutsford - 3 £100 -
Content Management
North West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 14 (87.50%) CMS
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 6 (37.50%) Adobe
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) .NET
4 5 (31.25%) CRM
5 4 (25.00%) SEO
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (18.75%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (18.75%) Wireframes
6 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
6 3 (18.75%) CSS3
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (18.75%) User Stories
6 3 (18.75%) Ajax
6 3 (18.75%) Web 2.0
6 3 (18.75%) jQuery
6 3 (18.75%) Time Management
6 3 (18.75%) QA
6 3 (18.75%) Middleware
6 3 (18.75%) ERP
6 3 (18.75%) XML
6 3 (18.75%) XHTML
6 3 (18.75%) HTML
6 3 (18.75%) Java
6 3 (18.75%) CSS
7 2 (12.50%) SOAP
7 2 (12.50%) Web Services

Content Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 14 (87.50%) CMS
2 4 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (12.50%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (12.50%) SAP Hybris
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SMS
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Bitbucket
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) gulp
1 2 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
1 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Retail Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Content Editor
2 3 (18.75%) Junior
2 3 (18.75%) Lead Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) CRM Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Hybris Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Agile Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Web Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Web Content Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Content Editor
4 1 (6.25%) Web Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) Ajax
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) CSS3
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) jQuery
2 3 (18.75%) Middleware
2 3 (18.75%) XHTML
2 3 (18.75%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (12.50%) DOM
3 2 (12.50%) HTML5
3 2 (12.50%) SOAP
3 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Web 2.0
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 5 (31.25%) CRM
4 4 (25.00%) SEO
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (18.75%) ERP
5 3 (18.75%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (18.75%) Time Management
5 3 (18.75%) User Stories
5 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
5 3 (18.75%) Wireframes
6 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation
6 2 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (12.50%) Content Marketing
6 2 (12.50%) DevOps
6 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (12.50%) Proactive Management
6 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Adobe
2 2 (12.50%) ATG
2 2 (12.50%) hybris
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) Sitecore