Period
to 22 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 22 January 2021 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
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 91 141 171
Rank change year-on-year +50 +30 +2
Contract jobs citing Content Management 7 15 25
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.48% 0.42% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.50% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 17
Median daily rate £488 £438 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.43% +18.24% -26.00%
10th Percentile £464 £218 £191
90th Percentile £511 £475 £638
England median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
England median hourly rate £16.75 £25.68 £35.00
% change year-on-year -34.77% -26.63% +29.63%

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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,210 3,008 3,854
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.65% 83.35% 86.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 691 1,822 2,320
Median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £200 £206 £250
90th Percentile £588 £600 £588
England median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 192 180
Median hourly rate £33.00 £17.75 £17.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +85.92% +0.85% -36.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.17 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.00 £49.95 £50.50
Median hourly rate £26.80 £20.50 £21.76
% change year-on-year +30.72% -5.79% -0.14%

Content Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Content Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Content Management in the East of England

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Content Management in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Content Management in the East of England

Content Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Content Management in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for Content Management in the East of England

Content Management
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 22 January 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire +44 4 £488 +14.71% 1
Hertfordshire +30 3 - - 3
Content Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 5 (71.43%) CMS
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) SEO
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Workflow
3 3 (42.86%) Publishing
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
3 3 (42.86%) Workflow Management
3 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
3 3 (42.86%) Xerox
4 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) REST Assured
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) IBM Domino
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) Magento

Content Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (71.43%) CMS
2 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
3 2 (28.57%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) InVision
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 1 (14.29%) Sketch
1 1 (14.29%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) REST Assured
2 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Grunt
3 1 (14.29%) webpack
General
1 3 (42.86%) Publishing
2 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Content Manager
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Content Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) RESTEasy
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) Enzyme
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) Jest
3 1 (14.29%) LESS
3 1 (14.29%) Next.js
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
3 1 (14.29%) React
3 1 (14.29%) React Native
3 1 (14.29%) Redux
3 1 (14.29%) Sass
3 1 (14.29%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 1 (14.29%) Taxonomies
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) SEO
2 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Workflow
2 3 (42.86%) Workflow Management
3 2 (28.57%) API Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (28.57%) Data Governance
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) System Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Test Management
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Content Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Operational Stability
4 1 (14.29%) Sprint Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Xerox
2 2 (28.57%) hybris
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle