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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 260 233 225
Rank change year-on-year -27 -8  
Contract jobs citing Content Management 382 524 522
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.90% 1.06% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.27% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 341 317
Median daily rate £400 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £374 £365 £334
% change year-on-year +2.39% +9.36%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 18 16
Median hourly rate £22.50 £31.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% -18.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £12.20 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £53.84 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -8.45% -11.25%  

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 35981 41220 41210
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.73% 83.49% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 23640 27663 26906
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 936 964 1142
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +5.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.53 £12.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.05 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -47 183 £450 - 39
South East -18 62 £375 -6.25% 23
South West +6 39 £310 -17.33% 9
East of England +11 24 £313 -26.47% 14
West Midlands +28 21 £350 +7.69% 11
North East +60 13 £275 -11.29% 1
East Midlands -3 12 £425 +13.33% 1
North West 0 9 £476 +46.53% 7
Yorkshire +6 4 £600 +26.31% 3
Midlands +11 2 £513 +13.88% 13
Content Management
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 457 (59.58%) CMS
2 261 (34.03%) Agile Software Development
3 240 (31.29%) HTML
4 230 (29.99%) JavaScript
5 203 (26.47%) CSS
6 167 (21.77%) Java
7 140 (18.25%) User Experience
8 130 (16.95%) Web Services
8 130 (16.95%) XML
9 124 (16.17%) jQuery
10 123 (16.04%) E-Commerce
11 117 (15.25%) Marketing
12 114 (14.86%) Adobe
13 113 (14.73%) HTML5
14 105 (13.69%) .NET
15 101 (13.17%) Finance
16 100 (13.04%) Oracle
17 97 (12.65%) Microsoft
18 96 (12.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 94 (12.26%) Web Development
20 87 (11.34%) Analytics
21 86 (11.21%) SQL
22 80 (10.43%) Front End Development
23 76 (9.91%) SharePoint
23 76 (9.91%) Scrum
24 75 (9.78%) Retail
24 75 (9.78%) Degree
24 75 (9.78%) Project Management
24 75 (9.78%) CSS3
25 74 (9.65%) 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
1 457 (59.58%) CMS
2 96 (12.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 76 (9.91%) SharePoint
4 65 (8.47%) Sitecore CMS
5 40 (5.22%) WebSphere
6 37 (4.82%) Drupal
6 37 (4.82%) Umbraco
7 35 (4.56%) Confluence
8 34 (4.43%) SharePoint 2013
9 31 (4.04%) Documentum
10 30 (3.91%) SharePoint 2010
11 26 (3.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 25 (3.26%) Apache
13 24 (3.13%) IIS
14 18 (2.35%) Skype for Business
15 17 (2.22%) Apache Solr
16 16 (2.09%) JBoss
16 16 (2.09%) MS Exchange
17 15 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
17 15 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 49 (6.39%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (2.48%) Photoshop
3 14 (1.83%) Microsoft Excel
4 12 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (1.17%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.52%) SPSS
8 3 (0.39%) InDesign
9 2 (0.26%) Mingle
10 1 (0.13%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 19 (2.48%) Payment Gateway
2 17 (2.22%) Maximo
3 12 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (1.30%) SAP Hybris
5 9 (1.17%) Eloqua
6 6 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.78%) Unica
7 3 (0.39%) SDL Web 8
7 3 (0.39%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.26%) Primavera
8 2 (0.26%) Relativity
8 2 (0.26%) SessionCam
9 1 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.13%) Magento
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.13%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.13%) SAP cProjects
9 1 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.13%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 51 (6.65%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (4.95%) Office 365
3 30 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (3.52%) Google Analytics
5 19 (2.48%) Adobe Analytics
6 17 (2.22%) SaaS
7 14 (1.83%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 10 (1.30%) GitHub
9 6 (0.78%) AdWords
9 6 (0.78%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.78%) Silverpop
10 5 (0.65%) PaaS
11 4 (0.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 4 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (0.52%) CloudFront
11 4 (0.52%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 57 (7.43%) Internet
2 27 (3.52%) Intranet
3 19 (2.48%) HTTP
4 16 (2.09%) Skype
5 7 (0.91%) DNS
6 6 (0.78%) Extranet
6 6 (0.78%) Network Security
7 5 (0.65%) Firewall
7 5 (0.65%) LDAP
8 4 (0.52%) DHCP
8 4 (0.52%) SSL
9 2 (0.26%) FTP
9 2 (0.26%) LAN
9 2 (0.26%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.26%) WAN
10 1 (0.13%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.13%) NFC
10 1 (0.13%) SMS
10 1 (0.13%) SSH
10 1 (0.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 30 (3.91%) Endeca
3 17 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 14 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (1.83%) MongoDB
5 12 (1.56%) MySQL
6 10 (1.30%) EDRMS
7 8 (1.04%) NoSQL
7 8 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (0.91%) Big Data
8 7 (0.91%) Hadoop
9 6 (0.78%) Oracle Database
9 6 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (0.52%) Couchbase
10 4 (0.52%) Mahout
10 4 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.52%) Power BI
10 4 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 68 (8.87%) JIRA
2 60 (7.82%) Git (software)
3 57 (7.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 53 (6.91%) Jenkins
5 51 (6.65%) Selenium
6 38 (4.95%) Gradle
6 38 (4.95%) Visual Studio
7 31 (4.04%) Maven
8 30 (3.91%) JUnit
9 20 (2.61%) WebDriver
10 19 (2.48%) Mockito
11 18 (2.35%) Ant
11 18 (2.35%) Bitbucket
11 18 (2.35%) JMeter
11 18 (2.35%) Spock
12 14 (1.83%) Apache Ivy
12 14 (1.83%) eggPlant
13 13 (1.69%) Hudson
14 12 (1.56%) Dreamweaver
15 11 (1.43%) Gatling
General
1 117 (15.25%) Marketing
2 101 (13.17%) Finance
3 75 (9.78%) Retail
4 69 (9.00%) Publishing
5 48 (6.26%) Banking
6 33 (4.30%) Legal
7 24 (3.13%) Advertising
8 21 (2.74%) Telecoms
9 16 (2.09%) Electronics
10 15 (1.96%) Manufacturing
11 11 (1.43%) Retail Banking
12 9 (1.17%) Law
13 7 (0.91%) Games
13 7 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.91%) Spanish Language
14 6 (0.78%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.78%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.65%) Billing
16 4 (0.52%) German Language
16 4 (0.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 292 (38.07%) Developer
2 107 (13.95%) Architect
3 90 (11.73%) Analyst
4 60 (7.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 51 (6.65%) Senior Developer
5 51 (6.65%) Solutions Architect
6 48 (6.26%) Business Analyst
7 32 (4.17%) Designer
8 30 (3.91%) Java Developer
9 28 (3.65%) .NET Developer
10 27 (3.52%) Sitecore Developer
11 26 (3.39%) JavaScript Developer
11 26 (3.39%) Web Developer
12 22 (2.87%) Project Manager
13 20 (2.61%) Content Designer
13 20 (2.61%) SharePoint Developer
14 19 (2.48%) Consultant
15 18 (2.35%) Test Analyst
16 17 (2.22%) HTML Developer
16 17 (2.22%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (31.29%) HTML
2 203 (26.47%) CSS
3 130 (16.95%) Web Services
3 130 (16.95%) XML
4 124 (16.17%) jQuery
5 113 (14.73%) HTML5
6 105 (13.69%) .NET
7 75 (9.78%) CSS3
8 71 (9.26%) Spring
9 59 (7.69%) Ajax
10 58 (7.56%) AngularJS
10 58 (7.56%) ASP.NET
11 57 (7.43%) REST
12 48 (6.26%) J2EE
13 42 (5.48%) RESTful
13 42 (5.48%) SOAP
14 38 (4.95%) JSON
15 36 (4.69%) JSP
16 35 (4.56%) XHTML
16 35 (4.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 140 (18.25%) User Experience
2 70 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
3 65 (8.47%) Management Information System
4 53 (6.91%) Social Media
5 33 (4.30%) iPad
6 27 (3.52%) W3C
7 26 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (2.61%) Computer Science
9 19 (2.48%) Virtual Team
10 18 (2.35%) Mobile App
11 15 (1.96%) e-Learning
12 10 (1.30%) Data Centre
13 8 (1.04%) Digital Media
13 8 (1.04%) Driving Licence
13 8 (1.04%) PlayStation
14 7 (0.91%) Cloud Native
14 7 (0.91%) CMDB
14 7 (0.91%) N-Tier
14 7 (0.91%) Web 2.0
15 6 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 63 (8.21%) Windows
2 32 (4.17%) Linux
3 22 (2.87%) Unix
4 19 (2.48%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.17%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.04%) Android
7 5 (0.65%) Solaris
7 5 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.39%) CentOS
10 2 (0.26%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.13%) MVS
11 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (34.03%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (16.04%) E-Commerce
3 94 (12.26%) Web Development
4 87 (11.34%) Analytics
5 80 (10.43%) Front End Development
6 76 (9.91%) Scrum
7 75 (9.78%) Project Management
8 74 (9.65%) Migration
9 71 (9.26%) MVC
10 65 (8.47%) TDD
11 63 (8.21%) ITIL
12 58 (7.56%) SOA
13 56 (7.30%) BDD
13 56 (7.30%) SEO
14 55 (7.17%) Stakeholder Management
15 54 (7.04%) OO
16 52 (6.78%) Asset Management
16 52 (6.78%) Workflow
17 51 (6.65%) Enterprise Content Management
18 50 (6.52%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 230 (29.99%) JavaScript
2 167 (21.77%) Java
3 86 (11.21%) SQL
4 74 (9.65%) C#
5 19 (2.48%) Python
6 18 (2.35%) PHP
7 17 (2.22%) Groovy
8 15 (1.96%) Ruby
9 12 (1.56%) ActionScript
10 11 (1.43%) ES6
11 9 (1.17%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.04%) T-SQL
13 7 (0.91%) ECMAScript
14 6 (0.78%) SPARQL
14 6 (0.78%) VBA
15 5 (0.65%) C++
15 5 (0.65%) R
16 4 (0.52%) MATLAB
17 3 (0.39%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.39%) C
Qualifications
1 75 (9.78%) Degree
2 42 (5.48%) Security Cleared
3 33 (4.30%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.30%) ISEB
6 7 (0.91%) PMI Certification
6 7 (0.91%) PMP
7 5 (0.65%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.39%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.26%) APMP
10 2 (0.26%) CAPM
10 2 (0.26%) CISA
10 2 (0.26%) CISM
10 2 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.26%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.56%) QA
2 7 (0.91%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.78%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.65%) PMO
4 5 (0.65%) WCAG
5 4 (0.52%) SLA
6 3 (0.39%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.26%) FedRAMP
7 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 30 (3.91%) Docker
2 9 (1.17%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.65%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.26%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.26%) HDFS
4 2 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.13%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.13%) Shibboleth
5 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 23 (3.00%) Ansible
2 19 (2.48%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (1.17%) HP Fortify
4 7 (0.91%) Puppet
5 5 (0.65%) SCCM
6 4 (0.52%) Kibana
6 4 (0.52%) logstash
7 3 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.39%) TeamSite
8 2 (0.26%) Grafana
9 1 (0.13%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.13%) Nagios
9 1 (0.13%) Piwik
9 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 114 (14.86%) Adobe
2 100 (13.04%) Oracle
3 97 (12.65%) Microsoft
4 68 (8.87%) Sitecore
5 66 (8.60%) IBM
6 35 (4.56%) Google
7 33 (4.30%) ATG
8 31 (4.04%) SAP
9 21 (2.74%) HP
10 20 (2.61%) OpenText
11 18 (2.35%) Apple
12 16 (2.09%) Splunk
13 13 (1.69%) Nintex
14 12 (1.56%) FatWire
14 12 (1.56%) hybris
15 11 (1.43%) Atlassian
16 9 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
16 9 (1.17%) ServiceNow
17 7 (0.91%) Omniture
18 6 (0.78%) Pega
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Posted: Yesterday
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Brentwood, Essex
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London
Salt
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
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Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £25 to £33 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Rate: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates or salaries, 6 months contracts
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
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London
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Gatwick, West Sussex
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