Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 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
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 356 307 272
Rank change year-on-year -49 -35 -8
Contract jobs citing Content Management 578 774 780
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.69% 0.83% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.96% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 489 508
England median daily rate £425 £443 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.95% +7.27% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £245
90th Percentile £578 £606 £565
UK median daily rate £420 £431 £413
% change year-on-year -2.61% +4.55% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 23 24
England median hourly rate £29.50 £17.14 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.11% -18.38% +16.67%
10th Percentile £13.22 £12.74 £15.00
90th Percentile £48.90 £46.50 £33.75
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £17.07 £21.50
% change year-on-year +40.60% -20.60% +19.44%

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 73,131 80,373 71,378
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 87.26% 86.62% 85.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 48,685 53,374 47,094
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,893 2,129 1,892
England median hourly rate £24.58 £22.00 £25.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.70% -12.21% +8.96%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.18 £11.60
90th Percentile £52.28 £50.00 £51.48
UK median hourly rate £24.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +11.36% -12.00% -

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 25 May 2019.

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 25 May 2019.

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 25 May 2019. 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 -36 297 £436 -8.26% 22
South East -23 100 £450 +12.50% 11
North of England -8 76 £400 +6.67% 10
Midlands +9 64 £375 -7.69% 11
West Midlands +21 61 £375 -9.91% 9
Yorkshire +20 33 £325 -23.53% 1
North East +8 22 £425 +54.55% 1
North West -18 21 £433 +12.34% 8
East of England -12 19 £413 -13.16% 3
South West -30 19 £469 +56.25% 6
East Midlands +4 3 £475 +72.73% 2
Content Management
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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.

1 311 (53.81%) CMS
2 292 (50.52%) Agile Software Development
3 155 (26.82%) HTML
4 152 (26.30%) JavaScript
5 132 (22.84%) Scrum
6 124 (21.45%) CSS
7 104 (17.99%) Marketing
8 103 (17.82%) Finance
9 101 (17.47%) Adobe
10 100 (17.30%) User Experience
11 97 (16.78%) DevOps
12 95 (16.44%) Java
13 86 (14.88%) Web Services
14 81 (14.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 80 (13.84%) E-Commerce
16 74 (12.80%) Git (software)
16 74 (12.80%) Test Automation
17 72 (12.46%) JIRA
18 70 (12.11%) XML
18 70 (12.11%) HTML5
19 63 (10.90%) AngularJS
20 61 (10.55%) Mobile App
20 61 (10.55%) QA
20 61 (10.55%) Selenium
21 58 (10.03%) Workflow
21 58 (10.03%) REST
22 56 (9.69%) Virtual Team
23 54 (9.34%) SDLC
24 52 (9.00%) Analytics
25 51 (8.82%) Jenkins

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
1 311 (53.81%) CMS
2 81 (14.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 38 (6.57%) SharePoint
4 36 (6.23%) Confluence
5 29 (5.02%) Documentum
5 29 (5.02%) Drupal
6 23 (3.98%) Apache
6 23 (3.98%) WebSphere
7 22 (3.81%) Sitecore CMS
8 20 (3.46%) WordPress
9 18 (3.11%) Umbraco
10 16 (2.77%) Tomcat
11 15 (2.60%) Apache Solr
12 14 (2.42%) Oracle Workflow
12 14 (2.42%) WebSphere Application Server
13 13 (2.25%) FileNet
14 10 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
15 9 (1.56%) CoreMedia CMS
16 8 (1.38%) EPiServer
17 7 (1.21%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (3.81%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.90%) Camtasia
2 11 (1.90%) XMetaL
3 6 (1.04%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.69%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.35%) InVision
7 2 (0.35%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.35%) Sketch
8 1 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.17%) InDesign
8 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (2.77%) SAP Hybris
2 10 (1.73%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (1.38%) Fredhopper
4 6 (1.04%) Magento
5 3 (0.52%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.35%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.17%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.17%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.17%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 49 (8.48%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (7.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (4.67%) Office 365
4 23 (3.98%) Google Analytics
5 19 (3.29%) npm
6 13 (2.25%) SaaS
7 12 (2.08%) MailChimp
8 7 (1.21%) Adobe Analytics
8 7 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (1.21%) GitHub
8 7 (1.21%) IaaS
8 7 (1.21%) PaaS
8 7 (1.21%) Serverless
9 6 (1.04%) Algolia
9 6 (1.04%) Power Platform
9 6 (1.04%) PowerApps
10 5 (0.87%) Boomi
10 5 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.52%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.77%) Internet
2 15 (2.60%) Intranet
3 10 (1.73%) Firewall
4 6 (1.04%) Network Security
4 6 (1.04%) Unified Communications
5 5 (0.87%) BGP
5 5 (0.87%) BIG-IP
5 5 (0.87%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (0.87%) DHCP
5 5 (0.87%) DNS
5 5 (0.87%) EIGRP
5 5 (0.87%) HSRP
5 5 (0.87%) MPLS
5 5 (0.87%) OSPF
5 5 (0.87%) VLAN
5 5 (0.87%) VPN
5 5 (0.87%) WAN
6 4 (0.69%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.35%) DWDM
7 2 (0.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (5.54%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.33%) Relational Database
3 20 (3.46%) MySQL
4 13 (2.25%) RDBMS
5 11 (1.90%) DB2
5 11 (1.90%) Oracle Database
6 8 (1.38%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.21%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (1.04%) IBM InfoSphere
8 6 (1.04%) NoSQL
9 5 (0.87%) Big Data
9 5 (0.87%) Power BI
10 4 (0.69%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.69%) GIS
11 2 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.35%) Jackrabbit
11 2 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.35%) Redis
12 1 (0.17%) InfluxDB
12 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 74 (12.80%) Git (software)
2 72 (12.46%) JIRA
3 61 (10.55%) Selenium
4 51 (8.82%) Jenkins
5 44 (7.61%) Cucumber
6 29 (5.02%) Maven
7 25 (4.33%) Sonatype Nexus
8 20 (3.46%) JUnit
9 19 (3.29%) gulp
9 19 (3.29%) Mockito
9 19 (3.29%) Visual Studio Team System
10 17 (2.94%) Visual Studio
11 16 (2.77%) GitLab
12 14 (2.42%) webpack
13 13 (2.25%) Grunt
14 10 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (1.56%) Mercurial
15 9 (1.56%) Redmine
16 8 (1.38%) WebDriver
17 7 (1.21%) Jasmine
General
1 104 (17.99%) Marketing
2 103 (17.82%) Finance
3 41 (7.09%) Publishing
4 34 (5.88%) Retail
5 13 (2.25%) Banking
6 12 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.90%) Games
8 8 (1.38%) Legal
9 5 (0.87%) Advertising
9 5 (0.87%) Online Betting
10 4 (0.69%) Back Office
10 4 (0.69%) Law
11 3 (0.52%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.52%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.17%) Automotive
13 1 (0.17%) Brand Awareness
13 1 (0.17%) Electronics
13 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 198 (34.26%) Developer
2 47 (8.13%) Designer
3 46 (7.96%) Analyst
3 46 (7.96%) Architect
4 37 (6.40%) Project Manager
5 34 (5.88%) Content Designer
6 30 (5.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 29 (5.02%) Senior Developer
8 27 (4.67%) Tester
9 26 (4.50%) Business Analyst
10 23 (3.98%) PHP Developer
11 22 (3.81%) Java Developer
12 18 (3.11%) Delivery Manager
13 15 (2.60%) .NET Developer
14 14 (2.42%) Consultant
14 14 (2.42%) Web Developer
15 13 (2.25%) Automation Tester
15 13 (2.25%) Digital Project Manager
15 13 (2.25%) Software Developer
15 13 (2.25%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (26.82%) HTML
2 124 (21.45%) CSS
3 86 (14.88%) Web Services
4 70 (12.11%) HTML5
4 70 (12.11%) XML
5 63 (10.90%) AngularJS
6 58 (10.03%) REST
7 43 (7.44%) .NET
7 43 (7.44%) Sass
8 39 (6.75%) SOAP
9 38 (6.57%) CSS3
10 31 (5.36%) jQuery
11 27 (4.67%) React
12 26 (4.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 25 (4.33%) Node.js
14 24 (4.15%) Spring
15 22 (3.81%) JSON
16 19 (3.29%) JSP
17 16 (2.77%) ASP.NET
18 13 (2.25%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 100 (17.30%) User Experience
2 61 (10.55%) Mobile App
3 56 (9.69%) Virtual Team
4 46 (7.96%) Social Media
5 35 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (4.84%) Management Information System
7 12 (2.08%) Video Editing
8 11 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
9 10 (1.73%) iPad
9 10 (1.73%) Taxonomies
10 9 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.56%) New Media
11 7 (1.21%) Video on Demand
12 5 (0.87%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.87%) Online Games
13 4 (0.69%) CMDB
14 3 (0.52%) Analytical Mindset
14 3 (0.52%) Blog
14 3 (0.52%) Digital Media
15 2 (0.35%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 38 (6.57%) Linux
2 17 (2.94%) Windows
3 6 (1.04%) Android
3 6 (1.04%) Apple iOS
4 5 (0.87%) CentOS
4 5 (0.87%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.69%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.52%) Unix
6 3 (0.52%) VMS
7 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.17%) AIX
8 1 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (50.52%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (22.84%) Scrum
3 97 (16.78%) DevOps
4 80 (13.84%) E-Commerce
5 74 (12.80%) Test Automation
6 58 (10.03%) Workflow
7 54 (9.34%) SDLC
8 52 (9.00%) Analytics
9 51 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 50 (8.65%) Front End Development
10 50 (8.65%) MVC
11 49 (8.48%) Project Management
11 49 (8.48%) Web Development
12 46 (7.96%) Microservices
13 44 (7.61%) Kanban
13 44 (7.61%) TDD
14 43 (7.44%) Problem-Solving
15 42 (7.27%) BDD
16 40 (6.92%) Responsive Web Design
17 39 (6.75%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 152 (26.30%) JavaScript
2 95 (16.44%) Java
3 51 (8.82%) SQL
4 44 (7.61%) PHP
5 38 (6.57%) C#
6 26 (4.50%) ES6
7 24 (4.15%) PowerShell
8 15 (2.60%) Java 8
9 13 (2.25%) Python
10 9 (1.56%) Jython
10 9 (1.56%) Ruby
10 9 (1.56%) Tcl
11 7 (1.21%) Perl
11 7 (1.21%) TypeScript
12 4 (0.69%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.52%) C
13 3 (0.52%) C++
14 2 (0.35%) Groovy
15 1 (0.17%) ES7
15 1 (0.17%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 36 (6.23%) Degree
2 28 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 22 (3.81%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (0.87%) CCDE
5 5 (0.87%) CCDP
5 5 (0.87%) CCIE
5 5 (0.87%) CCNP
5 5 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.69%) ISEB
6 4 (0.69%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.69%) PMP
7 3 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.35%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.17%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (10.55%) QA
2 16 (2.77%) PCI DSS
3 12 (2.08%) SLA
4 8 (1.38%) GDPR
5 7 (1.21%) WCAG
6 4 (0.69%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.69%) PMO
7 1 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 33 (5.71%) Docker
2 2 (0.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.35%) XenApp
3 1 (0.17%) HDFS
3 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 26 (4.50%) Puppet
2 23 (3.98%) Kubernetes
3 18 (3.11%) Ansible
4 9 (1.56%) Docker Swarm
5 7 (1.21%) Terraform
6 6 (1.04%) Kibana
7 5 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.69%) Rancher
8 4 (0.69%) Rundeck
8 4 (0.69%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.52%) logstash
10 2 (0.35%) HP ALM
10 2 (0.35%) HP Fortify
10 2 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.17%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.17%) Nagios
11 1 (0.17%) Pingdom
11 1 (0.17%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 101 (17.47%) Adobe
2 45 (7.79%) Oracle
3 43 (7.44%) Microsoft
4 42 (7.27%) Google
5 35 (6.06%) Sitecore
6 25 (4.33%) SAP
7 24 (4.15%) hybris
7 24 (4.15%) IBM
8 22 (3.81%) Pega
9 17 (2.94%) Atlassian
9 17 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (1.90%) New Relic
11 10 (1.73%) Elastic Path
11 10 (1.73%) F5
11 10 (1.73%) HP
12 9 (1.56%) Facebook
13 8 (1.38%) Twitter
14 7 (1.21%) ServiceNow
14 7 (1.21%) YouTube
15 6 (1.04%) FatWire