The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 30 March 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
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 253 211
Rank change year-on-year +4 -42  
Contract jobs citing Content Management 392 476 535
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.93% 0.95% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 1.15% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 333 327
Median daily rate £400 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +11.07% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 16
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -19.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £12.53 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.25 £37.15 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18%  

Content Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 34952 41419 38984
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.24% 82.90% 79.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 23201 27556 24587
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 871 989 1142
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.77% +30.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.21 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £53.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Content Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Content Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Content Management in England

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Content Management in England

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Content Management in England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Content Management in England

Content Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Content Management in England

Content Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Content Management in England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Content Management in England

Content Management
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -38 159 £425 +3.03% 53
South East +21 94 £375 +7.14% 21
South West +49 60 £400 +14.28% 15
East of England +18 27 £473 +18.12% 7
East Midlands -1 14 £293 +32.95% 8
North West +27 13 £375 +25.00% 10
Yorkshire -6 10 £525 +10.52% 5
North East -19 8 £275 -8.33% 1
West Midlands +4 6 £405 +1.25% 4
Midlands +7 1 £513 +13.88% 1
Content Management
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 England region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 484 (60.88%) CMS
2 298 (37.48%) Agile Software Development
3 250 (31.45%) HTML
4 240 (30.19%) JavaScript
5 211 (26.54%) CSS
6 167 (21.01%) Java
7 155 (19.50%) XML
8 144 (18.11%) User Experience
9 131 (16.48%) E-Commerce
10 118 (14.84%) Adobe
10 118 (14.84%) Marketing
10 118 (14.84%) Web Development
11 112 (14.09%) jQuery
11 112 (14.09%) HTML5
12 111 (13.96%) Web Services
13 107 (13.46%) Finance
14 105 (13.21%) Project Management
15 104 (13.08%) .NET
16 98 (12.33%) C#
17 90 (11.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 88 (11.07%) Microsoft
19 87 (10.94%) Scrum
20 85 (10.69%) Oracle
21 84 (10.57%) Analytics
22 80 (10.06%) SharePoint
23 76 (9.56%) ASP.NET
23 76 (9.56%) Retail
23 76 (9.56%) Front End Development
24 74 (9.31%) SQL
25 73 (9.18%) Migration

Content Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 484 (60.88%) CMS
2 90 (11.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 80 (10.06%) SharePoint
4 63 (7.92%) Sitecore CMS
5 45 (5.66%) Drupal
6 38 (4.78%) Confluence
7 31 (3.90%) SharePoint 2013
8 30 (3.77%) WebSphere
9 28 (3.52%) Apache
9 28 (3.52%) EPiServer
9 28 (3.52%) IIS
10 26 (3.27%) Umbraco
11 25 (3.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 24 (3.02%) SharePoint 2010
13 21 (2.64%) Documentum
13 21 (2.64%) JBoss
14 19 (2.39%) WordPress
15 18 (2.26%) Sitefinity
16 16 (2.01%) MS Exchange
16 16 (2.01%) WebLogic
Applications
1 45 (5.66%) MS Office
2 43 (5.41%) MS Excel
3 19 (2.39%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.50%) MS Project
7 3 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.38%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.25%) InDesign
8 2 (0.25%) Mingle
8 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.13%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (2.52%) Payment Gateway
2 11 (1.38%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.75%) SDL Web 8
4 5 (0.63%) SAP Hybris
4 5 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.50%) Maximo
5 4 (0.50%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.38%) Primavera
6 3 (0.38%) Unica
7 2 (0.25%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.25%) Magento
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.13%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.13%) SAP cProjects
8 1 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.13%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.15%) Office 365
2 31 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (2.14%) SaaS
5 16 (2.01%) Adobe Analytics
5 16 (2.01%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.75%) GitHub
7 4 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.38%) AdWords
8 3 (0.38%) Akamai
8 3 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.38%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.38%) IaaS
8 3 (0.38%) PaaS
8 3 (0.38%) Silverpop
9 2 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 63 (7.92%) Internet
2 35 (4.40%) HTTP
3 32 (4.03%) Intranet
4 15 (1.89%) Network Security
5 13 (1.64%) Skype
6 12 (1.51%) Extranet
7 9 (1.13%) LDAP
8 7 (0.88%) DNS
9 6 (0.75%) Firewall
10 5 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (0.50%) DHCP
11 4 (0.50%) SSL
12 3 (0.38%) Unified Communications
13 2 (0.25%) AMQP
13 2 (0.25%) FTP
14 1 (0.13%) Intrusion Detection
14 1 (0.13%) LAN
14 1 (0.13%) SSH
14 1 (0.13%) VPN
14 1 (0.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (7.30%) SQL Server
2 30 (3.77%) Endeca
3 25 (3.14%) Relational Database
4 18 (2.26%) MySQL
5 15 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (1.51%) Oracle Database
7 11 (1.38%) MongoDB
8 10 (1.26%) EDRMS
9 9 (1.13%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (0.88%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.75%) Big Data
12 6 (0.75%) MarkLogic
13 5 (0.63%) HBase
13 5 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (0.50%) OLAP
14 4 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (0.50%) Oracle Database 12c
14 4 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 3 (0.38%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 65 (8.18%) JIRA
2 64 (8.05%) Git (software)
3 60 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 54 (6.79%) Selenium
5 45 (5.66%) Jenkins
6 39 (4.91%) Gradle
7 38 (4.78%) JUnit
7 38 (4.78%) Maven
8 30 (3.77%) Ant
9 28 (3.52%) Visual Studio
10 24 (3.02%) Bitbucket
10 24 (3.02%) WebDriver
11 23 (2.89%) JMeter
11 23 (2.89%) Mockito
12 17 (2.14%) Apache Ivy
12 17 (2.14%) Spock
13 16 (2.01%) eggPlant
14 12 (1.51%) Dreamweaver
14 12 (1.51%) Hudson
15 11 (1.38%) Subversion
General
1 118 (14.84%) Marketing
2 107 (13.46%) Finance
3 76 (9.56%) Retail
4 67 (8.43%) Publishing
5 43 (5.41%) Banking
6 31 (3.90%) Legal
7 25 (3.14%) Advertising
8 10 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (1.13%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.01%) Electronics
10 8 (1.01%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.01%) Multimedia
11 7 (0.88%) Games
11 7 (0.88%) Spanish Language
12 5 (0.63%) Automotive
12 5 (0.63%) Law
12 5 (0.63%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.50%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.38%) Japanese Language
14 3 (0.38%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 298 (37.48%) Developer
2 105 (13.21%) Architect
3 96 (12.08%) Analyst
4 58 (7.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 47 (5.91%) Solutions Architect
6 45 (5.66%) Business Analyst
7 41 (5.16%) .NET Developer
8 38 (4.78%) Designer
9 36 (4.53%) Project Manager
9 36 (4.53%) Senior Developer
10 30 (3.77%) Java Developer
11 27 (3.40%) JavaScript Developer
12 25 (3.14%) Drupal Developer
12 25 (3.14%) Web Developer
13 24 (3.02%) Digital Analyst
13 24 (3.02%) Digital Business Analyst
14 22 (2.77%) Consultant
14 22 (2.77%) HTML Developer
14 22 (2.77%) Sitecore Developer
15 21 (2.64%) Content Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (31.45%) HTML
2 211 (26.54%) CSS
3 155 (19.50%) XML
4 112 (14.09%) HTML5
4 112 (14.09%) jQuery
5 111 (13.96%) Web Services
6 104 (13.08%) .NET
7 76 (9.56%) ASP.NET
8 72 (9.06%) Spring
9 55 (6.92%) Ajax
10 53 (6.67%) AngularJS
11 51 (6.42%) CSS3
11 51 (6.42%) J2EE
12 50 (6.29%) RESTful
13 48 (6.04%) JSON
14 41 (5.16%) XSLT
15 39 (4.91%) JSP
15 39 (4.91%) REST
15 39 (4.91%) SOAP
16 35 (4.40%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 144 (18.11%) User Experience
2 72 (9.06%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 45 (5.66%) Social Media
5 33 (4.15%) iPad
6 30 (3.77%) W3C
7 26 (3.27%) Virtual Team
8 23 (2.89%) Computer Science
8 23 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
9 19 (2.39%) Mobile App
10 12 (1.51%) Data Centre
11 9 (1.13%) N-Tier
12 8 (1.01%) Data Structures
13 7 (0.88%) Taxonomies
14 6 (0.75%) CMDB
14 6 (0.75%) RIA
15 5 (0.63%) Digital Media
15 5 (0.63%) Driving Licence
15 5 (0.63%) Tandem
16 4 (0.50%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 54 (6.79%) Windows
2 26 (3.27%) Linux
3 17 (2.14%) Windows Server
4 16 (2.01%) Unix
5 8 (1.01%) Android
5 8 (1.01%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.63%) Solaris
6 5 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.38%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.25%) CentOS
9 1 (0.13%) MVS
9 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (37.48%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (16.48%) E-Commerce
3 118 (14.84%) Web Development
4 105 (13.21%) Project Management
5 87 (10.94%) Scrum
6 84 (10.57%) Analytics
7 76 (9.56%) Front End Development
8 73 (9.18%) Migration
9 72 (9.06%) TDD
10 69 (8.68%) MVC
10 69 (8.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 56 (7.04%) OO
12 54 (6.79%) Workflow
13 53 (6.67%) BDD
14 49 (6.16%) SOA
15 48 (6.04%) Continuous Integration
16 45 (5.66%) Digital Marketing
17 44 (5.53%) Business Intelligence
17 44 (5.53%) CRM
17 44 (5.53%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 240 (30.19%) JavaScript
2 167 (21.01%) Java
3 98 (12.33%) C#
4 74 (9.31%) SQL
5 27 (3.40%) PHP
6 24 (3.02%) Python
7 21 (2.64%) Ruby
8 19 (2.39%) Groovy
9 17 (2.14%) ActionScript
10 12 (1.51%) C++
11 9 (1.13%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.01%) T-SQL
13 6 (0.75%) ES6
13 6 (0.75%) PL/SQL
13 6 (0.75%) XQuery
14 5 (0.63%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.50%) ABAP
15 4 (0.50%) VBA
16 3 (0.38%) VBScript
17 2 (0.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 67 (8.43%) Security Cleared
2 65 (8.18%) Degree
3 44 (5.53%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.51%) PMI Certification
4 12 (1.51%) PMP
5 8 (1.01%) ISEB
5 8 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.88%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.50%) MCSA
7 4 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (0.50%) Sun Certification
8 3 (0.38%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.38%) MCSE
9 2 (0.25%) APMP
9 2 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.25%) CISA
9 2 (0.25%) CISM
9 2 (0.25%) CISSP
9 2 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (6.67%) QA
2 21 (2.64%) PMO
3 7 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.88%) SLA
4 6 (0.75%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.63%) Government Security Classifications
5 5 (0.63%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.25%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.25%) WCAG
7 1 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.13%) FedRAMP
7 1 (0.13%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.13%) SDET
7 1 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 23 (2.89%) Docker
2 10 (1.26%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.01%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.13%) HDFS
4 1 (0.13%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.13%) Varnish
4 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (2.26%) Ansible
2 9 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (1.13%) TeamSite
3 6 (0.75%) Puppet
4 5 (0.63%) Capistrano
4 5 (0.63%) HP Fortify
4 5 (0.63%) Nagios
4 5 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.63%) SCCM
5 2 (0.25%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.25%) Kibana
6 1 (0.13%) ArcSight ESM
6 1 (0.13%) Consul
6 1 (0.13%) logstash
6 1 (0.13%) Packer
6 1 (0.13%) Piwik
6 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 118 (14.84%) Adobe
2 88 (11.07%) Microsoft
3 85 (10.69%) Oracle
4 63 (7.92%) Sitecore
5 34 (4.28%) ATG
6 27 (3.40%) Google
7 25 (3.14%) IBM
8 18 (2.26%) Apple
8 18 (2.26%) hybris
9 17 (2.14%) Splunk
10 15 (1.89%) SAP
11 11 (1.38%) HP
11 11 (1.38%) OpenText
12 10 (1.26%) Atlassian
13 9 (1.13%) FatWire
13 9 (1.13%) ServiceNow
14 8 (1.01%) Pega
15 7 (0.88%) Alterian
15 7 (0.88%) CA Agile Central
16 6 (0.75%) Omniture
Gloucestershire
Talent Crew
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £11.00 - £12 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Searchability
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
TekSkills
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Derbyshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 6-12 months initial contract, long term program
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 6-12 months initial contract, long term program
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Posted: 3 days ago
London
Networkers
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Dursley, Gloucestershire
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Rate: From £30 to £35 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Piksel
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Piksel
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Montash
Rate: £550 - £595 per day + potentially negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TJ Peel
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Energy Institute
Rate: Up to £25,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Barnsley, United Kingdom
Barnsley Borough Council
Rate: £33,437 - £36,379
Posted: 13 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: £Negotiable/Flexible
Posted: 3 days ago
London, Greater London
360 Resourcing
Rate: £46,000 - £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
York/Remote
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Rate: Highly Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago