Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 10 December 2018 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 106 90
Rank change year-on-year -6 -16 -2
Contract jobs citing Content Management 26 33 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.91% 1.14% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.32% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 21
Edinburgh median daily rate £200 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.72% +11.43% +3.70%
10th Percentile £125 £206 £288
90th Percentile £563 £538 £444
Scotland median daily rate £255 £390 £325
% change year-on-year -34.62% +20.00% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £11.82 £13.50 -
% change year-on-year -12.44% - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,512 2,498 1,698
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.11% 85.93% 85.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,261 1,449 995
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.13% +2.44%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £258
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £363
% change year-on-year +2.56% +7.59% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 19 31
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -16.00% +51.52%
10th Percentile £11.07 £11.23 £14.25
90th Percentile £44.41 £35.00 £52.00
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £23.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% +5.00%

Content Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Content Management in Edinburgh

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Content Management in Edinburgh

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Content Management in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Content Management in Edinburgh

Content Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Content Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 16 (61.54%) CMS
2 9 (34.62%) Analytics
3 8 (30.77%) Google
3 8 (30.77%) Marketing
3 8 (30.77%) Google Analytics
3 8 (30.77%) SEO
3 8 (30.77%) HTML
4 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (23.08%) Document Management
6 5 (19.23%) CSS
7 4 (15.38%) Project Management
7 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 4 (15.38%) SOA
7 4 (15.38%) Sitecore
7 4 (15.38%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (11.54%) AdWords
8 3 (11.54%) Content Marketing
8 3 (11.54%) Creative Thinking
8 3 (11.54%) Strategic Thinking
8 3 (11.54%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (11.54%) Social Media
8 3 (11.54%) ITIL
8 3 (11.54%) Service Management
8 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
8 3 (11.54%) Firewall
9 2 (7.69%) Publishing
9 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
9 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.69%) Axure RP

Content Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 16 (61.54%) CMS
2 3 (11.54%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (7.69%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.85%) Drupal
4 1 (3.85%) EPiServer
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Google Analytics
2 3 (11.54%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (30.77%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Publishing
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Content Designer
1 6 (23.08%) Designer
2 4 (15.38%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Content Editor
5 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) User Researcher
5 1 (3.85%) Web Content Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Web Content Editor
5 1 (3.85%) Web Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) HTML
2 5 (19.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Social Media
2 2 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Analytics
2 8 (30.77%) SEO
3 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (23.08%) Document Management
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (15.38%) Project Management
5 4 (15.38%) SOA
6 3 (11.54%) Content Marketing
6 3 (11.54%) Creative Thinking
6 3 (11.54%) ITIL
6 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 3 (11.54%) Service Management
6 3 (11.54%) Strategic Thinking
7 2 (7.69%) Content Marketing Strategy
7 2 (7.69%) Copywriting
7 2 (7.69%) Marketing Strategy
7 2 (7.69%) Prototyping
7 2 (7.69%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 2 (7.69%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Google
2 4 (15.38%) Sitecore
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Adobe
4 1 (3.85%) Apple