Period
to 16 December 2018

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 16 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
UK > England
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 311 302 269
Rank change year-on-year -9 -33 -21
Contract jobs citing Content Management 789 791 941
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.83% 0.84% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.97% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 501 464 581
England median daily rate £450 £425 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.28% -3.18%
10th Percentile £258 £213 £213
90th Percentile £613 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 36 28
England median hourly rate £33.19 £29.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.43% +34.88% -2.27%
10th Percentile £20.70 £12.38 £15.03
90th Percentile £60.63 £47.50 £41.93
UK median hourly rate £33.19 £29.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +14.43% +34.88% -2.27%

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 82,738 81,243 81,628
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.81% 86.04% 85.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 55,504 54,744 54,212
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £300 £283 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £613
UK median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,074 1,876 2,248
England median hourly rate £22.10 £25.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.61% +8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.35 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.68 £50.00 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £22.43 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -6.54% +6.67% +2.27%

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 16 December 2018.

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 16 December 2018.

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 16 December 2018. 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 -27 368 £463 +0.82% 69
South East -14 145 £425 +13.33% 42
Midlands +26 97 £450 +28.57% 23
West Midlands +55 96 £450 +25.00% 16
North of England -18 80 £420 -4.00% 36
South West -4 62 £369 +2.43% 20
North West -22 51 £425 +3.03% 18
East of England -5 34 £375 -28.57% 15
North East -2 16 £400 -15.79% 9
Yorkshire -10 13 £358 -20.56% 9
East Midlands -21 1 - - 7
Content Management
UK

For the 6 months to 16 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 England region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 483 (61.22%) CMS
2 387 (49.05%) Agile Software Development
3 241 (30.54%) HTML
4 203 (25.73%) JavaScript
5 162 (20.53%) CSS
6 143 (18.12%) Java
7 138 (17.49%) Scrum
8 136 (17.24%) User Experience
9 118 (14.96%) DevOps
10 115 (14.58%) Test Automation
10 115 (14.58%) Finance
10 115 (14.58%) E-Commerce
11 109 (13.81%) Git (software)
12 102 (12.93%) Microsoft
13 99 (12.55%) Analytics
14 98 (12.42%) Web Services
14 98 (12.42%) XML
15 96 (12.17%) Marketing
16 94 (11.91%) Jenkins
17 93 (11.79%) Adobe
18 89 (11.28%) HTML5
19 87 (11.03%) Continuous Integration
20 83 (10.52%) SharePoint
20 83 (10.52%) .NET
21 82 (10.39%) Web Development
22 81 (10.27%) Front End Development
23 80 (10.14%) Workflow
23 80 (10.14%) Publishing
24 79 (10.01%) JIRA
25 76 (9.63%) AngularJS

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
1 483 (61.22%) CMS
2 83 (10.52%) SharePoint
3 70 (8.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 55 (6.97%) Documentum
5 54 (6.84%) Drupal
6 49 (6.21%) Confluence
7 32 (4.06%) WordPress
8 29 (3.68%) Umbraco
9 26 (3.30%) Elasticsearch
10 23 (2.92%) Apache Solr
11 19 (2.41%) CoreMedia CMS
12 17 (2.15%) Sitecore CMS
13 15 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
14 13 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
15 10 (1.27%) FileNet
16 9 (1.14%) Alfresco
16 9 (1.14%) Tomcat
17 8 (1.01%) MS Exchange
17 8 (1.01%) Oracle Workflow
18 7 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 34 (4.31%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (3.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (3.17%) Photoshop
4 15 (1.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 14 (1.77%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.89%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.25%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (0.25%) Doxygen
7 2 (0.25%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.13%) InVision
Business Applications
1 24 (3.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 24 (3.04%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (1.01%) SAP Hybris
3 4 (0.51%) Magento
4 2 (0.25%) OpenCart
4 2 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.25%) StreamServe
5 1 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.13%) Maximo
5 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.13%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 51 (6.46%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (6.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (5.45%) Office 365
4 26 (3.30%) Amazon EC2
5 24 (3.04%) Amazon S3
5 24 (3.04%) GitHub
6 23 (2.92%) Google Analytics
7 20 (2.53%) IaaS
8 19 (2.41%) Boomi
9 17 (2.15%) SaaS
9 17 (2.15%) Serverless
10 16 (2.03%) AWS Lambda
11 15 (1.90%) OneDrive
12 14 (1.77%) PaaS
13 13 (1.65%) Yammer
14 12 (1.52%) Amazon SQS
14 12 (1.52%) CloudFront
15 11 (1.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 11 (1.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 10 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.66%) HTTP
2 20 (2.53%) Internet
3 17 (2.15%) Intranet
4 12 (1.52%) Firewall
5 11 (1.39%) NetScaler
6 8 (1.01%) FTP
6 8 (1.01%) SMTP
6 8 (1.01%) SSH
6 8 (1.01%) Unified Communications
7 7 (0.89%) Skype
8 4 (0.51%) SMS
9 3 (0.38%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.25%) DNS
11 1 (0.13%) Broadband
11 1 (0.13%) CTI
11 1 (0.13%) DHCP
11 1 (0.13%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (6.34%) Relational Database
1 50 (6.34%) SQL Server
2 42 (5.32%) MySQL
3 24 (3.04%) Oracle Database
4 21 (2.66%) MongoDB
4 21 (2.66%) Oracle Database 12c
5 17 (2.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 10 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (1.14%) InfluxDB
8 8 (1.01%) RDBMS
9 6 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (0.76%) Power BI
10 4 (0.51%) Big Data
11 3 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (0.38%) Couchbase
11 3 (0.38%) DB2
11 3 (0.38%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.38%) IBM InfoSphere
11 3 (0.38%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 109 (13.81%) Git (software)
2 94 (11.91%) Jenkins
3 79 (10.01%) JIRA
4 67 (8.49%) Selenium
5 48 (6.08%) Maven
6 34 (4.31%) Cucumber
7 31 (3.93%) Visual Studio
8 29 (3.68%) Bitbucket
8 29 (3.68%) gulp
9 26 (3.30%) Sonatype Nexus
10 23 (2.92%) WebDriver
11 19 (2.41%) Gradle
12 18 (2.28%) TeamCity
13 17 (2.15%) JUnit
14 15 (1.90%) SonarQube
15 14 (1.77%) Eclipse
15 14 (1.77%) Octopus Deploy
16 13 (1.65%) GitLab
17 12 (1.52%) IntelliJ
18 11 (1.39%) Checkstyle
General
1 115 (14.58%) Finance
2 96 (12.17%) Marketing
3 80 (10.14%) Publishing
4 60 (7.60%) Retail
5 33 (4.18%) Banking
6 22 (2.79%) Telecoms
7 20 (2.53%) Games
8 14 (1.77%) Legal
8 14 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (1.39%) Advertising
9 11 (1.39%) Online Betting
10 10 (1.27%) Electronics
10 10 (1.27%) Investment Banking
11 8 (1.01%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.89%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.63%) Local Government
14 4 (0.51%) Back Office
14 4 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
14 4 (0.51%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.51%) Law
Job Titles
1 255 (32.32%) Developer
2 81 (10.27%) Analyst
3 64 (8.11%) Architect
4 58 (7.35%) Business Analyst
5 57 (7.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 42 (5.32%) Tester
7 34 (4.31%) Designer
8 33 (4.18%) Project Manager
8 33 (4.18%) Solutions Architect
9 32 (4.06%) Java Developer
10 31 (3.93%) Author
11 30 (3.80%) Technical Author
12 24 (3.04%) Digital Analyst
12 24 (3.04%) Oracle Developer
13 23 (2.92%) CMS Developer
13 23 (2.92%) Digital Business Analyst
14 22 (2.79%) Agile Developer
14 22 (2.79%) Web Developer
15 21 (2.66%) Automation Tester
16 20 (2.53%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (30.54%) HTML
2 162 (20.53%) CSS
3 98 (12.42%) Web Services
3 98 (12.42%) XML
4 89 (11.28%) HTML5
5 83 (10.52%) .NET
6 76 (9.63%) AngularJS
7 70 (8.87%) REST
8 69 (8.75%) jQuery
9 50 (6.34%) CSS3
10 49 (6.21%) React
11 44 (5.58%) SOAP
12 43 (5.45%) JSON
13 39 (4.94%) Spring
14 38 (4.82%) RESTful
15 33 (4.18%) Sass
16 29 (3.68%) Middleware
17 27 (3.42%) Oracle Fusion
18 25 (3.17%) .NET Framework
19 24 (3.04%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 136 (17.24%) User Experience
2 62 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (6.21%) Mobile App
4 40 (5.07%) Management Information System
5 24 (3.04%) Self-Motivation
6 23 (2.92%) Graphic Design
7 22 (2.79%) Blog
7 22 (2.79%) Social Media
8 18 (2.28%) Virtual Team
9 13 (1.65%) Linux Command Line
10 12 (1.52%) Data Centre
10 12 (1.52%) Wiki
11 11 (1.39%) Online Games
12 9 (1.14%) Photography
13 8 (1.01%) iPad
13 8 (1.01%) Taxonomies
14 7 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
15 6 (0.76%) Digital Media
16 5 (0.63%) iPhone
16 5 (0.63%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 45 (5.70%) Windows
2 33 (4.18%) Linux
3 21 (2.66%) Unix
4 20 (2.53%) Windows Server
5 17 (2.15%) Apple iOS
6 15 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.39%) Android
8 10 (1.27%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.51%) CentOS
9 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.25%) VMS
10 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 387 (49.05%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (17.49%) Scrum
3 118 (14.96%) DevOps
4 115 (14.58%) E-Commerce
4 115 (14.58%) Test Automation
5 99 (12.55%) Analytics
6 87 (11.03%) Continuous Integration
7 82 (10.39%) Web Development
8 81 (10.27%) Front End Development
9 80 (10.14%) Workflow
10 69 (8.75%) Responsive Web Design
11 66 (8.37%) TDD
12 62 (7.86%) CRM
13 60 (7.60%) BDD
14 59 (7.48%) Project Management
15 58 (7.35%) Migration
16 57 (7.22%) User Stories
17 55 (6.97%) Kanban
18 51 (6.46%) Microservices
19 50 (6.34%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 203 (25.73%) JavaScript
2 143 (18.12%) Java
3 50 (6.34%) C#
4 44 (5.58%) SQL
5 33 (4.18%) PowerShell
6 30 (3.80%) PHP
6 30 (3.80%) Python
7 25 (3.17%) Ruby
8 21 (2.66%) Java 8
9 15 (1.90%) Scala
10 14 (1.77%) Perl
11 13 (1.65%) ES6
12 9 (1.14%) PHP 7
13 8 (1.01%) PHP 5
13 8 (1.01%) VBScript
14 5 (0.63%) Apple Swift
14 5 (0.63%) Groovy
14 5 (0.63%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.51%) Jython
15 4 (0.51%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 56 (7.10%) Degree
2 40 (5.07%) Security Cleared
3 28 (3.55%) SC Cleared
4 21 (2.66%) ISEB
5 14 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (0.76%) APMP
7 6 (0.76%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.76%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.63%) ISEB Practitioner
9 4 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (0.51%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.25%) PhD
11 1 (0.13%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.13%) ECDL
11 1 (0.13%) IIBA
11 1 (0.13%) MBA
11 1 (0.13%) MCPD
11 1 (0.13%) MCTS
11 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (6.72%) QA
2 20 (2.53%) WCAG
3 9 (1.14%) SLA
4 7 (0.89%) GDPR
4 7 (0.89%) PMO
5 6 (0.76%) GxP
6 5 (0.63%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.51%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.38%) HL7
9 2 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 56 (7.10%) Docker
2 21 (2.66%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.38%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.25%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.13%) etcd
5 1 (0.13%) flannel
5 1 (0.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 43 (5.45%) Kubernetes
2 17 (2.15%) Ansible
2 17 (2.15%) Puppet
3 13 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (1.52%) Terraform
5 10 (1.27%) Prometheus
6 9 (1.14%) Kibana
6 9 (1.14%) logstash
6 9 (1.14%) Nagios
6 9 (1.14%) Pingdom
6 9 (1.14%) Uchiwa
6 9 (1.14%) ZABBIX
7 8 (1.01%) WMI
8 6 (0.76%) Capistrano
9 5 (0.63%) HP ALM
9 5 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.51%) Docker Swarm
10 4 (0.51%) Rancher
11 3 (0.38%) Failover Clustering
11 3 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 102 (12.93%) Microsoft
2 93 (11.79%) Adobe
3 66 (8.37%) Oracle
4 42 (5.32%) Google
5 31 (3.93%) Sitecore
6 25 (3.17%) hybris
6 25 (3.17%) SAP
7 19 (2.41%) Dell
7 19 (2.41%) Pega
8 18 (2.28%) FatWire
9 16 (2.03%) OpenText
10 15 (1.90%) Red Hat
11 14 (1.77%) AppDynamics
11 14 (1.77%) Facebook
12 12 (1.52%) Atlassian
12 12 (1.52%) ForgeRock
12 12 (1.52%) New Relic
13 11 (1.39%) IBM
13 11 (1.39%) Twitter
14 10 (1.27%) SOASTA, Inc