Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 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
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 421 311 319
Rank change year-on-year -110 +8 -56
Contract jobs citing Content Management 379 796 800
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.51% 0.84% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.96% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 503 473
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £213
90th Percentile £625 £614 £586
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 37
England median hourly rate £25.68 £33.19 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.62% +14.43% +11.54%
10th Percentile £14.45 £20.70 £13.20
90th Percentile £44.73 £60.63 £44.25
UK median hourly rate £25.68 £33.19 £29.00
% change year-on-year -22.62% +14.43% +16.00%

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 64,589 82,577 81,873
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.14% 86.98% 86.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 42,731 55,346 54,981
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £281
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,987 2,108 1,952
England median hourly rate £24.00 £22.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -6.38% +2.91%
10th Percentile £11.98 £11.42 £11.26
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £22.00 £23.04
% change year-on-year +7.95% -4.50% +2.39%

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 22 November 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 22 November 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 22 November 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 -39 194 £475 +2.70% 52
North of England +14 68 £400 -4.76% 21
South East -28 61 £450 +7.78% 27
North West +5 36 £495 +10.00% 8
South West -27 25 £438 +20.69% 16
Yorkshire +46 21 £380 -8.43% 11
East of England +6 16 £450 +20.81% 11
Midlands -41 15 £325 -27.78% 16
West Midlands -37 12 £325 -27.78% 12
North East +9 11 £341 -13.61% 2
East Midlands +18 3 £438 -5.91% 4
Content Management
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 251 (66.23%) CMS
2 144 (37.99%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (30.61%) HTML
4 101 (26.65%) CSS
5 72 (19.00%) JavaScript
5 72 (19.00%) Scrum
6 68 (17.94%) User Experience
7 63 (16.62%) Marketing
8 60 (15.83%) Analytics
9 57 (15.04%) Adobe
10 55 (14.51%) Project Management
10 55 (14.51%) Front End Development
11 52 (13.72%) Java
12 49 (12.93%) E-Commerce
13 47 (12.40%) HTML5
14 46 (12.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 41 (10.82%) CSS3
16 40 (10.55%) Microsoft
17 38 (10.03%) Finance
18 35 (9.23%) Retail
19 34 (8.97%) Digital Transformation Programme
19 34 (8.97%) Public Sector
20 33 (8.71%) AngularJS
21 32 (8.44%) Publishing
22 31 (8.18%) Web Development
22 31 (8.18%) Stakeholder Management
22 31 (8.18%) XML
23 30 (7.92%) SharePoint
24 29 (7.65%) SEO
25 28 (7.39%) 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
1 251 (66.23%) CMS
2 46 (12.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 30 (7.92%) SharePoint
4 20 (5.28%) Drupal
5 13 (3.43%) Sitecore CMS
6 10 (2.64%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (2.64%) Umbraco
6 10 (2.64%) WordPress
7 7 (1.85%) Confluence
8 6 (1.58%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (1.06%) EPiServer
10 4 (1.06%) Jadu
10 4 (1.06%) JBoss
10 4 (1.06%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.79%) Apache
11 3 (0.79%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.79%) Documentum
11 3 (0.79%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (4.75%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (4.22%) Photoshop
3 9 (2.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (2.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (2.37%) Sketch
4 8 (2.11%) MS Visio
4 8 (2.11%) OmniGraffle
5 6 (1.58%) Camtasia
5 6 (1.58%) XMetaL
6 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.79%) PTC Creo
7 3 (0.79%) Windchill
8 2 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.53%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.26%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.26%) Doxygen
9 1 (0.26%) InVision
9 1 (0.26%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 4 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.79%) Magento
2 3 (0.79%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (0.79%) SAP SRM
3 2 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.53%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.53%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.53%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.53%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.26%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.26%) SAP PLM
4 1 (0.26%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.26%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.54%) AWS
1 21 (5.54%) Google Analytics
2 18 (4.75%) Azure
3 14 (3.69%) Office 365
4 9 (2.37%) Adobe Analytics
5 7 (1.85%) GitHub
5 7 (1.85%) npm
5 7 (1.85%) Power Platform
6 5 (1.32%) PaaS
7 4 (1.06%) IaaS
7 4 (1.06%) OneDrive
7 4 (1.06%) SaaS
7 4 (1.06%) Yammer
8 3 (0.79%) ShareGate
9 2 (0.53%) Basecamp
9 2 (0.53%) Boomi
9 2 (0.53%) GCP
9 2 (0.53%) Google Tag Manager
9 2 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.53%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.28%) Intranet
2 16 (4.22%) Internet
3 8 (2.11%) HTTP
4 7 (1.85%) DNS
4 7 (1.85%) Firewall
5 6 (1.58%) DHCP
6 4 (1.06%) 3GPP
6 4 (1.06%) BGP
6 4 (1.06%) Ethernet
6 4 (1.06%) FTP
6 4 (1.06%) IPv6
6 4 (1.06%) LAN
6 4 (1.06%) LTE
6 4 (1.06%) MPLS
6 4 (1.06%) Network Security
6 4 (1.06%) OSPF
6 4 (1.06%) VPLS
6 4 (1.06%) VPN
6 4 (1.06%) WAN
6 4 (1.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.69%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (3.43%) Big Data
2 13 (3.43%) Hadoop
3 12 (3.17%) Qlik Sense
4 11 (2.90%) Jackrabbit
5 10 (2.64%) Relational Database
6 9 (2.37%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.58%) Power BI
7 6 (1.58%) SQL Server
8 5 (1.32%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.06%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.79%) QlikView
11 2 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.53%) MySQL
12 1 (0.26%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.26%) Endeca
12 1 (0.26%) FileMaker
12 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.26%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 25 (6.60%) JIRA
2 18 (4.75%) Jenkins
3 17 (4.49%) Git (software)
3 17 (4.49%) gulp
4 13 (3.43%) Selenium
5 12 (3.17%) Cucumber
5 12 (3.17%) Eclipse
6 7 (1.85%) GitLab
6 7 (1.85%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.79%) Firebug
7 3 (0.79%) git-flow
7 3 (0.79%) Maven
8 2 (0.53%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.53%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.53%) Grunt
8 2 (0.53%) JUnit
8 2 (0.53%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.53%) Subversion
8 2 (0.53%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.53%) Xcode
General
1 63 (16.62%) Marketing
2 38 (10.03%) Finance
3 35 (9.23%) Retail
4 34 (8.97%) Public Sector
5 32 (8.44%) Publishing
6 19 (5.01%) Telecoms
7 18 (4.75%) Banking
8 10 (2.64%) Legal
9 7 (1.85%) Local Government
10 6 (1.58%) Games
11 5 (1.32%) Investment Banking
11 5 (1.32%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.79%) Advertising
12 3 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.79%) Electronics
12 3 (0.79%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.53%) Automotive
13 2 (0.53%) Law
13 2 (0.53%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 102 (26.91%) Developer
2 42 (11.08%) Project Manager
3 33 (8.71%) Architect
4 32 (8.44%) Designer
5 31 (8.18%) Analyst
6 28 (7.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 20 (5.28%) Content Designer
8 18 (4.75%) Administrator
9 16 (4.22%) Digital Project Manager
10 14 (3.69%) Business Analyst
11 13 (3.43%) Consultant
12 12 (3.17%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (3.17%) Technical Architect
13 10 (2.64%) Senior Developer
14 9 (2.37%) Content Manager
15 8 (2.11%) Digital Architect
15 8 (2.11%) Digital Solutions Architect
15 8 (2.11%) Web Content Specialist
15 8 (2.11%) Web Specialist
16 7 (1.85%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (30.61%) HTML
2 101 (26.65%) CSS
3 47 (12.40%) HTML5
4 41 (10.82%) CSS3
5 33 (8.71%) AngularJS
6 31 (8.18%) XML
7 26 (6.86%) React
8 24 (6.33%) jQuery
9 18 (4.75%) REST
9 18 (4.75%) Sass
10 17 (4.49%) .NET
11 13 (3.43%) Node.js
11 13 (3.43%) Redux
11 13 (3.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (3.17%) OSGi
13 11 (2.90%) JSR 170
13 11 (2.90%) Vue.js
14 10 (2.64%) RESTful
14 10 (2.64%) Web Services
15 9 (2.37%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 68 (17.94%) User Experience
2 25 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (5.80%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.69%) Mobile App
4 14 (3.69%) Social Media
5 9 (2.37%) Virtual Team
6 8 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.11%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (1.58%) Animation
7 6 (1.58%) Video Editing
8 5 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (1.32%) iPad
8 5 (1.32%) iPhone
9 4 (1.06%) Chromecast
9 4 (1.06%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.79%) Analytical Mindset
10 3 (0.79%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.79%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.79%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.79%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.75%) Windows
2 12 (3.17%) Windows Server
3 9 (2.37%) Android
4 8 (2.11%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.32%) Linux
6 3 (0.79%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.53%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.53%) Solaris
7 2 (0.53%) Unix
7 2 (0.53%) VMS
8 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (37.99%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (19.00%) Scrum
3 60 (15.83%) Analytics
4 55 (14.51%) Front End Development
4 55 (14.51%) Project Management
5 49 (12.93%) E-Commerce
6 34 (8.97%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 31 (8.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 31 (8.18%) Web Development
8 29 (7.65%) SEO
9 28 (7.39%) Migration
10 27 (7.12%) CRM
10 27 (7.12%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
11 26 (6.86%) Workflow
12 25 (6.60%) OO
13 24 (6.33%) Computer Science
13 24 (6.33%) DevOps
13 24 (6.33%) TDD
14 21 (5.54%) Kanban
15 20 (5.28%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 72 (19.00%) JavaScript
2 52 (13.72%) Java
3 16 (4.22%) PowerShell
4 14 (3.69%) C#
5 13 (3.43%) SQL
6 9 (2.37%) Python
6 9 (2.37%) Shell Script
7 8 (2.11%) TypeScript
8 6 (1.58%) ES6
8 6 (1.58%) PHP
9 2 (0.53%) C
9 2 (0.53%) ES7
9 2 (0.53%) Java 8
9 2 (0.53%) Ruby
10 1 (0.26%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.26%) Scala
10 1 (0.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 27 (7.12%) Degree
2 14 (3.69%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (2.37%) SC Cleared
5 8 (2.11%) Master's Degree
6 5 (1.32%) CCIE
6 5 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.06%) JNCIE
8 3 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.53%) A+ Certification
9 2 (0.53%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.53%) ISEB
9 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.53%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.26%) CCA
10 1 (0.26%) CCNA
10 1 (0.26%) CCNP
10 1 (0.26%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.80%) QA
2 7 (1.85%) PMO
2 7 (1.85%) WCAG
3 6 (1.58%) GDPR
4 3 (0.79%) SLA
5 1 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (5.28%) Docker
2 7 (1.85%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.79%) XenApp
4 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (4.49%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.58%) Ansible
2 6 (1.58%) Packer
2 6 (1.58%) Puppet
2 6 (1.58%) Terraform
3 3 (0.79%) AirWatch
3 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.26%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.26%) SCCM
4 1 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 57 (15.04%) Adobe
2 40 (10.55%) Microsoft
3 26 (6.86%) Google
4 18 (4.75%) SAP
5 17 (4.49%) Sitecore
6 16 (4.22%) Apple
6 16 (4.22%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (2.90%) Demandware
7 11 (2.90%) Oracle
8 8 (2.11%) Elastic Path
8 8 (2.11%) Yahoo!
9 7 (1.85%) Atlassian
9 7 (1.85%) Cloudera
9 7 (1.85%) Perforce
10 6 (1.58%) IBM
11 5 (1.32%) Hotjar
12 4 (1.06%) FatWire
12 4 (1.06%) hybris
12 4 (1.06%) Meridio
13 3 (0.79%) OpenText