Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 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
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 292 261 236
Rank change year-on-year -31 -25 -19
Contract jobs citing Content Management 803 991 1095
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.86% 1.01% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.20% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 479 592 780
England median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £213
90th Percentile £588 £594 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 33 34
England median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.54% +13.04% +23.96%
10th Percentile £13.20 £14.65 £15.01
90th Percentile £44.25 £52.25 £55.38
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +16.00% +13.64% +18.57%

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 79501 82625 86049
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.69% 84.18% 81.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 53476 55123 56736
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1856 2135 2506
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.38 £11.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

Content Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 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
London -44 434 £450 +5.88% 30
South East -14 147 £375 -11.76% 12
North of England +3 80 £500 +33.33% 3
North West +14 57 £513 +39.93% 3
Midlands -8 51 £350 -10.94% 5
South West +8 47 £370 +11.70% 2
East of England -11 39 £475 +90.00% 5
East Midlands +18 28 £340 -5.56% 3
West Midlands -9 23 £360 -10.00% 2
North East +44 12 £375 +13.64%
Yorkshire -8 11 £475 +13.10%
Content Management
UK

For the 6 months to 18 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 England region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 471 (58.66%) CMS
2 328 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
3 237 (29.51%) HTML
4 194 (24.16%) CSS
5 187 (23.29%) JavaScript
6 166 (20.67%) Marketing
7 148 (18.43%) Scrum
8 143 (17.81%) Java
9 141 (17.56%) User Experience
10 135 (16.81%) Adobe
11 123 (15.32%) E-Commerce
12 119 (14.82%) Finance
13 110 (13.70%) TDD
14 102 (12.70%) Degree
14 102 (12.70%) Publishing
15 100 (12.45%) JIRA
16 99 (12.33%) Project Management
16 99 (12.33%) Microsoft
17 98 (12.20%) SharePoint
18 95 (11.83%) .NET
19 93 (11.58%) Analytics
20 92 (11.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
21 90 (11.21%) Management Information System
22 89 (11.08%) Web Services
23 87 (10.83%) SQL
24 84 (10.46%) Document Management
25 81 (10.09%) Workflow
26 79 (9.84%) Git (software)
27 78 (9.71%) RESTful
27 78 (9.71%) Web Development

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
1 471 (58.66%) CMS
2 98 (12.20%) SharePoint
3 92 (11.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 64 (7.97%) Confluence
5 48 (5.98%) Sitecore CMS
6 44 (5.48%) Documentum
7 29 (3.61%) Drupal
7 29 (3.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 27 (3.36%) WordPress
9 26 (3.24%) SharePoint 2010
10 24 (2.99%) Apache
11 22 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
12 18 (2.24%) Umbraco
13 16 (1.99%) IIS
14 12 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
14 12 (1.49%) Tomcat
15 11 (1.37%) SAS
15 11 (1.37%) WebSphere
16 8 (1.00%) Apache Spark
16 8 (1.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 48 (5.98%) Photoshop
2 40 (4.98%) Microsoft Office
3 31 (3.86%) Microsoft Excel
4 24 (2.99%) Microsoft Project
5 14 (1.74%) MS Visio
6 10 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 8 (1.00%) SPSS
8 6 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 5 (0.62%) InDesign
10 4 (0.50%) Acrobat
10 4 (0.50%) InVision
10 4 (0.50%) LaTeX
10 4 (0.50%) RoboHelp
10 4 (0.50%) Snagit
11 3 (0.37%) Camtasia
11 3 (0.37%) FrameMaker
12 2 (0.25%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.25%) Mingle
12 2 (0.25%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 33 (4.11%) Maximo
2 25 (3.11%) Payment Gateway
3 13 (1.62%) Adobe Campaign
3 13 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (1.37%) SAP Hybris
5 7 (0.87%) SAP MM
5 7 (0.87%) SDL Web 8
6 6 (0.75%) SAP CO
6 6 (0.75%) SAP FI
6 6 (0.75%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (0.75%) SessionCam
7 5 (0.62%) Eloqua
7 5 (0.62%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.25%) Relativity
8 2 (0.25%) SAP CCM
8 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.12%) Magento
9 1 (0.12%) OpenText Process Suite
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 60 (7.47%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (4.11%) GitHub
2 33 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (3.36%) Google Analytics
3 27 (3.36%) Office 365
4 12 (1.49%) npm
5 9 (1.12%) Adobe Analytics
5 9 (1.12%) SaaS
6 8 (1.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 8 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (1.00%) Serverless
7 7 (0.87%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (0.87%) PaaS
8 6 (0.75%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.75%) OneDrive
9 5 (0.62%) IaaS
10 4 (0.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 4 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.50%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 46 (5.73%) Internet
2 32 (3.99%) Intranet
3 15 (1.87%) HTTP
4 13 (1.62%) DNS
5 11 (1.37%) SMS
6 9 (1.12%) Unified Communications
7 8 (1.00%) TCP/IP
8 7 (0.87%) Firewall
8 7 (0.87%) SSL
9 4 (0.50%) LAN
9 4 (0.50%) Skype
10 3 (0.37%) LDAP
10 3 (0.37%) WAN
11 2 (0.25%) DHCP
11 2 (0.25%) NAS
11 2 (0.25%) SAN
12 1 (0.12%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (0.12%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.12%) NetScaler
12 1 (0.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (4.23%) SQL Server
2 31 (3.86%) Endeca
3 20 (2.49%) Relational Database
4 17 (2.12%) MySQL
5 12 (1.49%) Oracle Database
6 11 (1.37%) Big Data
7 10 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (1.12%) Hadoop
8 9 (1.12%) MongoDB
8 9 (1.12%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.00%) Mahout
10 7 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (0.75%) IDOL
12 5 (0.62%) Blockchain
12 5 (0.62%) Neo4j
13 4 (0.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 100 (12.45%) JIRA
2 79 (9.84%) Git (software)
3 57 (7.10%) Jenkins
4 44 (5.48%) Selenium
5 40 (4.98%) JUnit
6 37 (4.61%) Mockito
7 35 (4.36%) Gradle
8 32 (3.99%) Xcode
9 27 (3.36%) Maven
9 27 (3.36%) Visual Studio
10 25 (3.11%) Spock
11 16 (1.99%) Subversion
12 15 (1.87%) gulp
12 15 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (1.49%) WebDriver
14 11 (1.37%) Bitbucket
15 10 (1.25%) Mercurial
16 9 (1.12%) Grunt
16 9 (1.12%) Mocha
16 9 (1.12%) TeamCity
General
1 166 (20.67%) Marketing
2 119 (14.82%) Finance
3 102 (12.70%) Publishing
4 46 (5.73%) Banking
5 36 (4.48%) Legal
6 32 (3.99%) Retail
7 18 (2.24%) Telecoms
8 17 (2.12%) Pharmaceutical
9 16 (1.99%) Advertising
10 12 (1.49%) Japanese Language
10 12 (1.49%) Law
10 12 (1.49%) Manufacturing
11 10 (1.25%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.62%) Games
12 5 (0.62%) German Language
12 5 (0.62%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.50%) Italian Language
13 4 (0.50%) Local Government
14 3 (0.37%) Korean Language
14 3 (0.37%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 284 (35.37%) Developer
2 93 (11.58%) Analyst
3 87 (10.83%) Architect
4 47 (5.85%) Designer
5 45 (5.60%) Business Analyst
6 38 (4.73%) Project Manager
7 36 (4.48%) SharePoint Developer
8 33 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
9 32 (3.99%) iOS Developer
9 32 (3.99%) Senior Developer
10 29 (3.61%) Content Designer
11 28 (3.49%) Java Developer
11 28 (3.49%) JavaScript Developer
12 27 (3.36%) Administrator
12 27 (3.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 26 (3.24%) Oracle Developer
14 25 (3.11%) .NET Developer
14 25 (3.11%) Consultant
15 22 (2.74%) Content Editor
16 20 (2.49%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (29.51%) HTML
2 194 (24.16%) CSS
3 95 (11.83%) .NET
4 89 (11.08%) Web Services
5 78 (9.71%) RESTful
6 77 (9.59%) jQuery
7 68 (8.47%) XML
8 67 (8.34%) HTML5
9 57 (7.10%) Spring
10 51 (6.35%) AngularJS
11 50 (6.23%) J2EE
12 48 (5.98%) CSS3
13 35 (4.36%) REST
13 35 (4.36%) Sass
14 31 (3.86%) ASP.NET
14 31 (3.86%) Cocoa
15 27 (3.36%) JSON
15 27 (3.36%) React
16 22 (2.74%) Backbone.js
16 22 (2.74%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 141 (17.56%) User Experience
2 90 (11.21%) Management Information System
3 74 (9.22%) Social Media
4 63 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
5 53 (6.60%) iPad
6 33 (4.11%) Mobile App
7 31 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
8 30 (3.74%) Virtual Team
9 28 (3.49%) iPhone
10 26 (3.24%) Computer Science
11 14 (1.74%) Driving Licence
12 10 (1.25%) Taxonomies
13 9 (1.12%) Fintech
14 8 (1.00%) W3C
15 7 (0.87%) Algorithms
15 7 (0.87%) Video on Demand
16 6 (0.75%) NHS
16 6 (0.75%) PlayStation
16 6 (0.75%) Web 2.0
17 5 (0.62%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 40 (4.98%) Apple iOS
2 39 (4.86%) Linux
3 30 (3.74%) Windows
4 18 (2.24%) Unix
5 10 (1.25%) Android
6 8 (1.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.62%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.12%) AIX
10 1 (0.12%) MVS
10 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.12%) Solaris
10 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (40.85%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (18.43%) Scrum
3 123 (15.32%) E-Commerce
4 110 (13.70%) TDD
5 99 (12.33%) Project Management
6 93 (11.58%) Analytics
7 84 (10.46%) Document Management
8 81 (10.09%) Workflow
9 78 (9.71%) Web Development
10 77 (9.59%) BDD
11 70 (8.72%) Migration
12 64 (7.97%) Stakeholder Management
13 63 (7.85%) Enterprise Content Management
14 62 (7.72%) Asset Management
14 62 (7.72%) MVC
15 59 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
16 58 (7.22%) Digital Marketing
17 57 (7.10%) OO
17 57 (7.10%) Software Engineering
18 55 (6.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 187 (23.29%) JavaScript
2 143 (17.81%) Java
3 87 (10.83%) SQL
4 45 (5.60%) C#
5 34 (4.23%) Objective-C
6 25 (3.11%) Apple Swift
7 23 (2.86%) PowerShell
8 17 (2.12%) PHP
9 15 (1.87%) Python
10 13 (1.62%) ES6
11 10 (1.25%) R
12 9 (1.12%) C
13 8 (1.00%) MATLAB
13 8 (1.00%) SPARQL
13 8 (1.00%) VBA
14 7 (0.87%) Bash Shell
14 7 (0.87%) ECMAScript
14 7 (0.87%) VBScript
15 6 (0.75%) Groovy
15 6 (0.75%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 102 (12.70%) Degree
2 26 (3.24%) Security Cleared
3 19 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (2.24%) SC Cleared
5 13 (1.62%) Master's Degree
6 11 (1.37%) ISEB
7 10 (1.25%) ISTQB
8 9 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
8 9 (1.12%) PMI Certification
9 8 (1.00%) PMP
10 7 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.37%) MOS
14 2 (0.25%) AWS Certification
14 2 (0.25%) CAPM
14 2 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 1 (0.12%) MCTS
15 1 (0.12%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.98%) QA
2 8 (1.00%) SLA
3 5 (0.62%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.62%) PMO
4 4 (0.50%) WCAG
5 2 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.12%) HL7
6 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.12%) WAI
System Software
1 35 (4.36%) Docker
2 13 (1.62%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.75%) Varnish
3 6 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.62%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.12%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 35 (4.36%) Ansible
2 19 (2.37%) HP Quality Center
3 16 (1.99%) Puppet
4 6 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.50%) TeamSite
6 3 (0.37%) Kibana
6 3 (0.37%) logstash
7 2 (0.25%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.25%) Grafana
7 2 (0.25%) HP Fortify
7 2 (0.25%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.12%) Nagios
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.12%) Pingdom
8 1 (0.12%) SCCM
8 1 (0.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.12%) Terraform
8 1 (0.12%) Uchiwa
8 1 (0.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 135 (16.81%) Adobe
2 99 (12.33%) Microsoft
3 72 (8.97%) Oracle
4 64 (7.97%) Sitecore
5 38 (4.73%) Apple
5 38 (4.73%) Google
6 34 (4.23%) IBM
6 34 (4.23%) SAP
7 33 (4.11%) hybris
8 30 (3.74%) ATG
9 24 (2.99%) Nintex
10 22 (2.74%) OpenText
11 17 (2.12%) FatWire
12 16 (1.99%) Atlassian
12 16 (1.99%) HP
13 8 (1.00%) Cisco
14 7 (0.87%) VMware
15 6 (0.75%) Coverity
15 6 (0.75%) Interwoven
15 6 (0.75%) Reuters