Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 307 279 260
Rank change year-on-year -28 -19 -35
Contract jobs citing Content Management 774 784 1,002
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.82% 0.89% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 1.05% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 494 663
England median daily rate £425 £413 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -0.60% +9.93%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £255
90th Percentile £588 £575 £599
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £405
% change year-on-year +3.03% +1.85% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 34 31
England median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.60% -14.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £12.81 £13.95 £11.40
90th Percentile £34.50 £40.00 £52.25
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £29.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -39.66% +26.09% -4.17%

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 80,841 74,601 85,797
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.83% 85.15% 84.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 53,787 49,146 57,198
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £269
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,234 1,927 2,034
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.16% +3.16% +10.47%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.39 £11.72
90th Percentile £50.67 £51.25 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +11.63%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -32 370 £475 +5.56% 63
South East -18 135 £400 +6.67% 29
North of England +40 100 £363 +11.54% 34
Midlands +21 98 £416 +18.93% 40
West Midlands +24 72 £413 +14.58% 23
North West +5 50 £393 -13.26% 18
East of England -13 42 £463 +1.09% 8
South West -60 27 £225 -39.60% 17
Yorkshire -4 26 £425 -20.93% 12
North East +10 25 £270 -1.82% 4
East Midlands -5 25 £401 +18.01% 17
Content Management
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 435 (56.20%) CMS
2 355 (45.87%) Agile Software Development
3 184 (23.77%) HTML
4 175 (22.61%) JavaScript
5 150 (19.38%) Java
6 145 (18.73%) CSS
7 137 (17.70%) E-Commerce
8 120 (15.50%) Adobe
9 112 (14.47%) Scrum
9 112 (14.47%) User Experience
10 105 (13.57%) Microsoft
11 103 (13.31%) Marketing
12 100 (12.92%) Finance
12 100 (12.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 99 (12.79%) DevOps
14 89 (11.50%) Migration
15 81 (10.47%) Git (software)
16 80 (10.34%) Web Services
16 80 (10.34%) .NET
17 78 (10.08%) TDD
18 77 (9.95%) SharePoint
18 77 (9.95%) Jenkins
19 74 (9.56%) BDD
19 74 (9.56%) Publishing
20 71 (9.17%) Problem-Solving
21 70 (9.04%) Project Management
22 67 (8.66%) Amazon AWS
23 66 (8.53%) Workflow
23 66 (8.53%) Stakeholder Management
23 66 (8.53%) Software Engineering

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
1 435 (56.20%) CMS
2 100 (12.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 77 (9.95%) SharePoint
4 57 (7.36%) Drupal
5 42 (5.43%) WordPress
6 40 (5.17%) Sitecore CMS
7 37 (4.78%) Documentum
8 28 (3.62%) Umbraco
9 27 (3.49%) Confluence
9 27 (3.49%) Elasticsearch
10 19 (2.45%) MS Exchange
11 17 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
12 13 (1.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 12 (1.55%) WebSphere
14 11 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
15 10 (1.29%) EPiServer
15 10 (1.29%) IIS
15 10 (1.29%) Liferay
15 10 (1.29%) SharePoint Server
16 9 (1.16%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 26 (3.36%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (3.23%) Photoshop
3 16 (2.07%) Microsoft Excel
4 12 (1.55%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 8 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.65%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.52%) InDesign
9 3 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.39%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.39%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.13%) Camtasia
10 1 (0.13%) Doxygen
10 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (1.55%) Magento
2 11 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.03%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (0.78%) Maximo
4 6 (0.78%) SAP Hybris
4 6 (0.78%) SAP S/4HANA
5 5 (0.65%) Eloqua
5 5 (0.65%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.52%) Adobe Campaign
6 4 (0.52%) SDL Web 8
7 2 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.13%) Revive Adserver
8 1 (0.13%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.13%) Siebel CRM
8 1 (0.13%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 67 (8.66%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (5.56%) Office 365
4 38 (4.91%) GitHub
5 27 (3.49%) SaaS
6 23 (2.97%) Google Analytics
7 20 (2.58%) Amazon EC2
7 20 (2.58%) OneDrive
8 19 (2.45%) Amazon S3
9 17 (2.20%) npm
10 15 (1.94%) Yammer
11 14 (1.81%) Amazon ELB
12 12 (1.55%) Adobe Analytics
12 12 (1.55%) Yarn
13 10 (1.29%) PaaS
14 9 (1.16%) IaaS
15 8 (1.03%) Serverless
16 7 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
17 6 (0.78%) G Suite
18 5 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.75%) DNS
2 21 (2.71%) DHCP
3 20 (2.58%) Internet
3 20 (2.58%) SMS
4 19 (2.45%) Intranet
5 10 (1.29%) HTTP
5 10 (1.29%) Unified Communications
6 8 (1.03%) Firewall
7 6 (0.78%) HTTPS
7 6 (0.78%) Skype
8 4 (0.52%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.39%) Extranet
9 3 (0.39%) VPN
10 2 (0.26%) DOCSIS
10 2 (0.26%) FTP
10 2 (0.26%) LAN
10 2 (0.26%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (0.26%) SNMP
10 2 (0.26%) SSL
10 2 (0.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (6.85%) SQL Server
2 40 (5.17%) MySQL
3 32 (4.13%) MongoDB
4 30 (3.88%) Relational Database
5 15 (1.94%) Endeca
6 14 (1.81%) InfluxDB
7 6 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (0.78%) Couchbase
7 6 (0.78%) CouchDB
8 5 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.39%) GIS
9 3 (0.39%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.39%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.26%) Big Data
10 2 (0.26%) DTS
10 2 (0.26%) EDRMS
10 2 (0.26%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 81 (10.47%) Git (software)
2 77 (9.95%) Jenkins
3 58 (7.49%) JIRA
4 42 (5.43%) Sonatype Nexus
5 36 (4.65%) Maven
6 35 (4.52%) Mockito
7 33 (4.26%) SonarQube
8 28 (3.62%) Selenium
9 26 (3.36%) Visual Studio
10 17 (2.20%) Bitbucket
11 16 (2.07%) JUnit
11 16 (2.07%) Xcode
12 14 (1.81%) Artifactory
12 14 (1.81%) Subversion
13 13 (1.68%) Gradle
14 11 (1.42%) WebDriver
15 10 (1.29%) Eclipse
15 10 (1.29%) GitLab
15 10 (1.29%) gulp
15 10 (1.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 103 (13.31%) Marketing
2 100 (12.92%) Finance
3 74 (9.56%) Publishing
4 55 (7.11%) Retail
5 19 (2.45%) Banking
6 17 (2.20%) Telecoms
7 16 (2.07%) Pharmaceutical
8 15 (1.94%) Legal
9 8 (1.03%) Investment Banking
10 7 (0.90%) Back Office
11 6 (0.78%) Advertising
11 6 (0.78%) Japanese Language
12 5 (0.65%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.65%) Law
12 5 (0.65%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.52%) Electronics
13 4 (0.52%) French Language
13 4 (0.52%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.39%) Games
15 2 (0.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 251 (32.43%) Developer
2 78 (10.08%) Analyst
3 67 (8.66%) Project Manager
4 61 (7.88%) Architect
5 41 (5.30%) Business Analyst
6 36 (4.65%) Designer
7 29 (3.75%) Java Developer
8 27 (3.49%) Drupal Developer
8 27 (3.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 27 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
9 26 (3.36%) Content Designer
9 26 (3.36%) Digital Project Manager
10 21 (2.71%) Agile Developer
10 21 (2.71%) Senior Developer
11 20 (2.58%) SharePoint Developer
12 19 (2.45%) Author
12 19 (2.45%) PHP Developer
13 18 (2.33%) Web Designer
14 17 (2.20%) Administrator
14 17 (2.20%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (23.77%) HTML
2 145 (18.73%) CSS
3 80 (10.34%) .NET
3 80 (10.34%) Web Services
4 58 (7.49%) HTML5
5 57 (7.36%) AngularJS
6 55 (7.11%) jQuery
7 48 (6.20%) XML
8 42 (5.43%) Spring
9 41 (5.30%) ASP.NET
10 40 (5.17%) React
10 40 (5.17%) REST
11 35 (4.52%) CSS3
11 35 (4.52%) RESTful
12 29 (3.75%) J2EE
13 28 (3.62%) OSGi
14 26 (3.36%) JSR 170
15 25 (3.23%) Sass
16 24 (3.10%) .NET Framework
16 24 (3.10%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 112 (14.47%) User Experience
2 57 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (5.17%) Management Information System
4 33 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 24 (3.10%) iPad
6 22 (2.84%) Social Media
7 20 (2.58%) PKI
8 17 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (2.07%) iPhone
10 15 (1.94%) Virtual Team
11 14 (1.81%) Self-Motivation
12 13 (1.68%) Computer Science
13 12 (1.55%) Life Science
14 10 (1.29%) Graphic Design
15 9 (1.16%) EPoS
15 9 (1.16%) LIMS
15 9 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
16 7 (0.90%) Web 2.0
17 6 (0.78%) Blog
18 5 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 51 (6.59%) Windows
2 42 (5.43%) Apple iOS
3 35 (4.52%) Linux
4 25 (3.23%) Android
4 25 (3.23%) Unix
5 24 (3.10%) Windows Server
6 22 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (2.45%) Windows Phone
7 19 (2.45%) Windows Phone 8
7 19 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.26%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.13%) VMS
11 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (45.87%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (17.70%) E-Commerce
3 112 (14.47%) Scrum
4 99 (12.79%) DevOps
5 89 (11.50%) Migration
6 78 (10.08%) TDD
7 74 (9.56%) BDD
8 71 (9.17%) Problem-Solving
9 70 (9.04%) Project Management
10 66 (8.53%) Software Engineering
10 66 (8.53%) Stakeholder Management
10 66 (8.53%) Workflow
11 65 (8.40%) Test Automation
12 63 (8.14%) Analytics
13 62 (8.01%) Web Development
14 58 (7.49%) Continuous Integration
15 57 (7.36%) OO
16 55 (7.11%) Unit Testing
17 52 (6.72%) MVC
18 47 (6.07%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 175 (22.61%) JavaScript
2 150 (19.38%) Java
3 65 (8.40%) C#
4 56 (7.24%) SQL
5 53 (6.85%) PHP
6 43 (5.56%) PowerShell
7 39 (5.04%) Python
8 28 (3.62%) Ruby
9 26 (3.36%) Perl
10 17 (2.20%) Apple Swift
10 17 (2.20%) Objective-C
11 14 (1.81%) ES6
12 12 (1.55%) ES7
13 11 (1.42%) Java 8
14 8 (1.03%) Groovy
14 8 (1.03%) Shell Script
15 7 (0.90%) C
15 7 (0.90%) VBScript
16 5 (0.65%) Scala
17 4 (0.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 47 (6.07%) Degree
2 36 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 27 (3.49%) SC Cleared
4 20 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (1.94%) BPSS Clearance
6 13 (1.68%) Citrix Certification
7 12 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
8 9 (1.16%) ISEB
9 5 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.52%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.39%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.26%) AWS Certification
12 2 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.26%) JNCIA
12 2 (0.26%) JNCIS
12 2 (0.26%) PMP
13 1 (0.13%) BC Cleared
13 1 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
13 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.13%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.68%) QA
2 16 (2.07%) SLA
3 12 (1.55%) GxP
4 11 (1.42%) Disclosure Scotland
4 11 (1.42%) GDPR
5 10 (1.29%) PMO
6 7 (0.90%) WCAG
7 4 (0.52%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 4 (0.52%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.52%) GCP
7 4 (0.52%) GLP
7 4 (0.52%) GMP
8 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.26%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.13%) HL7
9 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 42 (5.43%) Active Directory
2 33 (4.26%) Docker
3 2 (0.26%) KVM
3 2 (0.26%) LXC
3 2 (0.26%) vCloud
3 2 (0.26%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.26%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.13%) etcd
4 1 (0.13%) flannel
4 1 (0.13%) NFS
4 1 (0.13%) Samba
4 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 31 (4.01%) Puppet
2 24 (3.10%) Terraform
3 20 (2.58%) Kibana
3 20 (2.58%) ZABBIX
4 19 (2.45%) AirWatch
4 19 (2.45%) SAP Afaria
4 19 (2.45%) XenMobile
5 16 (2.07%) Ansible
5 16 (2.07%) Nagios
6 15 (1.94%) logstash
6 15 (1.94%) Uchiwa
7 14 (1.81%) Pingdom
8 13 (1.68%) Single Sign-On
9 10 (1.29%) Kubernetes
9 10 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (0.78%) WMI
11 5 (0.65%) Prometheus
11 5 (0.65%) Rundeck
11 5 (0.65%) TeamSite
12 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 120 (15.50%) Adobe
2 105 (13.57%) Microsoft
3 51 (6.59%) SAP
4 46 (5.94%) Sitecore
5 42 (5.43%) hybris
6 38 (4.91%) Google
7 36 (4.65%) Oracle
8 23 (2.97%) Coverity
9 22 (2.84%) Citrix
10 20 (2.58%) Apple
11 19 (2.45%) New Relic
12 17 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
13 16 (2.07%) McAfee
14 14 (1.81%) PagerDuty
15 12 (1.55%) Red Hat
16 11 (1.42%) Nintex
16 11 (1.42%) Pega
17 10 (1.29%) EMC
18 9 (1.16%) OpenText
19 8 (1.03%) ATG