Period
to 23 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 312 301 258
Rank change year-on-year -11 -43 -27
Contract jobs citing Content Management 777 784 1,007
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.82% 0.85% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.99% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 479 609
England median daily rate £450 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.51% +5.63% -
10th Percentile £250 £213 £213
90th Percentile £619 £575 £594
UK median daily rate £438 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +9.03% +0.31% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 30 34
England median hourly rate £35.00 £33.75 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +32.35% +10.87%
10th Percentile £22.50 £13.50 £13.80
90th Percentile £43.00 £45.13 £52.25
UK median hourly rate £33.19 £35.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year -6.52% +39.22% +13.33%

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 81,550 79,195 83,380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.26% 85.93% 85.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 54,470 53,008 55,540
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £283 £263
90th Percentile £644 £631 £606
UK median daily rate £455 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,180 1,862 2,214
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.93 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.75% +10.78% +3.97%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.00
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.98 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.93% +11.02% +3.73%

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 October 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 October 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 October 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 -38 339 £475 +5.56% 76
South East -11 145 £413 +10.00% 33
Midlands +46 118 £463 +30.19% 25
West Midlands +50 101 £456 +25.86% 16
North of England 0 81 £425 -5.56% 39
East of England +23 50 £450 -5.26% 10
North West -10 45 £438 -12.50% 17
South West -24 41 £325 -7.14% 13
Yorkshire +9 26 £425 -19.05% 15
East Midlands -5 17 £465 +36.76% 9
North East -8 10 £375 +36.36% 7
Content Management
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 468 (60.23%) CMS
2 367 (47.23%) Agile Software Development
3 208 (26.77%) HTML
4 177 (22.78%) JavaScript
5 151 (19.43%) CSS
6 140 (18.02%) Java
7 128 (16.47%) User Experience
8 123 (15.83%) E-Commerce
9 113 (14.54%) Scrum
10 111 (14.29%) DevOps
11 110 (14.16%) Finance
12 106 (13.64%) Microsoft
13 101 (13.00%) Marketing
14 96 (12.36%) Git (software)
15 92 (11.84%) Adobe
16 90 (11.58%) Test Automation
17 87 (11.20%) SharePoint
18 85 (10.94%) Publishing
19 84 (10.81%) Analytics
20 83 (10.68%) .NET
21 80 (10.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
22 79 (10.17%) Jenkins
22 79 (10.17%) Migration
23 78 (10.04%) HTML5
24 74 (9.52%) XML
24 74 (9.52%) Web Development
25 70 (9.01%) Workflow
25 70 (9.01%) Front End Development
26 68 (8.75%) jQuery
27 67 (8.62%) Drupal

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
1 468 (60.23%) CMS
2 87 (11.20%) SharePoint
3 80 (10.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 67 (8.62%) Drupal
5 49 (6.31%) Documentum
6 40 (5.15%) WordPress
7 38 (4.89%) Confluence
8 32 (4.12%) Umbraco
9 31 (3.99%) Elasticsearch
10 22 (2.83%) Sitecore CMS
11 17 (2.19%) Apache Solr
12 13 (1.67%) CoreMedia CMS
12 13 (1.67%) MS Exchange
12 13 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
13 12 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (1.16%) Skype for Business
15 7 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 6 (0.77%) Alfresco
16 6 (0.77%) Apache
17 5 (0.64%) Liferay
Applications
1 35 (4.50%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (3.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (2.57%) Photoshop
4 16 (2.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 14 (1.80%) MS Visio
6 10 (1.29%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.39%) SOLIDWORKS
9 2 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.26%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.26%) Doxygen
10 1 (0.13%) Camtasia
10 1 (0.13%) InDesign
10 1 (0.13%) InVision
Business Applications
1 20 (2.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.93%) Oracle BPM
3 12 (1.54%) Magento
4 9 (1.16%) SAP Hybris
5 5 (0.64%) Maximo
6 4 (0.51%) Adobe Campaign
6 4 (0.51%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.26%) OpenCart
7 2 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.26%) StreamServe
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.13%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.13%) SDL Web 8
8 1 (0.13%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 61 (7.85%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (5.79%) Office 365
4 38 (4.89%) GitHub
5 31 (3.99%) Amazon EC2
5 31 (3.99%) Amazon S3
6 28 (3.60%) SaaS
7 24 (3.09%) OneDrive
8 20 (2.57%) Amazon ELB
9 19 (2.45%) Google Analytics
9 19 (2.45%) Yammer
10 16 (2.06%) IaaS
11 15 (1.93%) Boomi
12 14 (1.80%) PaaS
12 14 (1.80%) Serverless
13 13 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
14 9 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
14 9 (1.16%) Google Tag Manager
15 8 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
15 8 (1.03%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.70%) HTTP
2 18 (2.32%) Internet
3 14 (1.80%) Intranet
4 11 (1.42%) DNS
4 11 (1.42%) Firewall
5 10 (1.29%) SMS
6 9 (1.16%) Skype
7 8 (1.03%) NetScaler
8 6 (0.77%) DHCP
8 6 (0.77%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.64%) FTP
9 5 (0.64%) Unified Communications
10 4 (0.51%) SMTP
10 4 (0.51%) SSH
11 3 (0.39%) Kerberos
12 2 (0.26%) Extranet
12 2 (0.26%) LAN
12 2 (0.26%) VPN
12 2 (0.26%) WAN
13 1 (0.13%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (6.05%) MySQL
2 45 (5.79%) SQL Server
3 43 (5.53%) Relational Database
4 33 (4.25%) MongoDB
5 19 (2.45%) InfluxDB
6 15 (1.93%) Oracle Database
7 13 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 13 (1.67%) Oracle Database 12c
8 10 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (0.39%) Couchbase
9 3 (0.39%) Endeca
9 3 (0.39%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.39%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.26%) Big Data
10 2 (0.26%) Power BI
10 2 (0.26%) Redis
10 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.13%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 96 (12.36%) Git (software)
2 79 (10.17%) Jenkins
3 66 (8.49%) JIRA
4 42 (5.41%) Selenium
5 35 (4.50%) Bitbucket
6 33 (4.25%) Sonatype Nexus
7 32 (4.12%) Maven
8 27 (3.47%) Visual Studio
9 22 (2.83%) SonarQube
10 20 (2.57%) Artifactory
10 20 (2.57%) gulp
11 15 (1.93%) Cucumber
11 15 (1.93%) WebDriver
12 12 (1.54%) Eclipse
12 12 (1.54%) GitLab
12 12 (1.54%) Gradle
12 12 (1.54%) TeamCity
13 11 (1.42%) Mockito
13 11 (1.42%) Octopus Deploy
14 10 (1.29%) Fiddler
General
1 110 (14.16%) Finance
2 101 (13.00%) Marketing
3 85 (10.94%) Publishing
4 65 (8.37%) Retail
5 28 (3.60%) Banking
6 19 (2.45%) Pharmaceutical
7 17 (2.19%) Legal
8 15 (1.93%) Telecoms
9 12 (1.54%) Games
10 10 (1.29%) Electronics
10 10 (1.29%) Investment Banking
11 9 (1.16%) Multimedia
12 8 (1.03%) Law
13 7 (0.90%) Advertising
14 6 (0.77%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.64%) Back Office
15 5 (0.64%) Online Betting
16 4 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
17 3 (0.39%) French Language
18 2 (0.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 250 (32.18%) Developer
2 89 (11.45%) Analyst
3 60 (7.72%) Business Analyst
4 56 (7.21%) Architect
5 54 (6.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 43 (5.53%) Project Manager
7 39 (5.02%) Designer
8 37 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
9 34 (4.38%) Author
10 32 (4.12%) Technical Author
11 28 (3.60%) Agile Developer
12 26 (3.35%) Java Developer
12 26 (3.35%) Tester
13 24 (3.09%) DevOps Engineer
14 21 (2.70%) Drupal Developer
15 20 (2.57%) CMS Developer
15 20 (2.57%) Content Designer
15 20 (2.57%) Digital Analyst
15 20 (2.57%) Web Developer
16 19 (2.45%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (26.77%) HTML
2 151 (19.43%) CSS
3 83 (10.68%) .NET
4 78 (10.04%) HTML5
5 74 (9.52%) XML
6 68 (8.75%) jQuery
7 66 (8.49%) AngularJS
8 64 (8.24%) REST
8 64 (8.24%) Web Services
9 54 (6.95%) CSS3
10 43 (5.53%) React
11 35 (4.50%) Spring
12 34 (4.38%) RESTful
13 30 (3.86%) Sass
14 29 (3.73%) JSON
14 29 (3.73%) SOAP
15 26 (3.35%) ASP.NET
16 22 (2.83%) .NET Framework
17 21 (2.70%) Ajax
17 21 (2.70%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 128 (16.47%) User Experience
2 59 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (6.05%) Management Information System
4 36 (4.63%) Mobile App
5 21 (2.70%) Graphic Design
6 15 (1.93%) Computer Science
6 15 (1.93%) Self-Motivation
6 15 (1.93%) Virtual Team
7 14 (1.80%) Linux Command Line
8 13 (1.67%) Wiki
9 12 (1.54%) Blog
9 12 (1.54%) Social Media
10 11 (1.42%) Data Centre
11 10 (1.29%) Life Science
12 9 (1.16%) EPoS
12 9 (1.16%) iPad
12 9 (1.16%) iPhone
13 8 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (1.03%) Taxonomies
14 5 (0.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 42 (5.41%) Windows
2 31 (3.99%) Linux
3 20 (2.57%) Apple iOS
4 19 (2.45%) Windows Server
5 18 (2.32%) Unix
6 16 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.42%) Android
8 8 (1.03%) Windows 10
9 6 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.51%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.51%) Windows Phone 8
10 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.13%) VMS
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (47.23%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (15.83%) E-Commerce
3 113 (14.54%) Scrum
4 111 (14.29%) DevOps
5 90 (11.58%) Test Automation
6 84 (10.81%) Analytics
7 79 (10.17%) Migration
8 74 (9.52%) Web Development
9 70 (9.01%) Front End Development
9 70 (9.01%) Workflow
10 63 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
11 60 (7.72%) OO
11 60 (7.72%) Responsive Web Design
11 60 (7.72%) TDD
12 58 (7.46%) BDD
13 55 (7.08%) CRM
13 55 (7.08%) Project Management
14 52 (6.69%) Problem-Solving
15 50 (6.44%) Stakeholder Management
16 48 (6.18%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 177 (22.78%) JavaScript
2 140 (18.02%) Java
3 55 (7.08%) C#
4 41 (5.28%) PHP
5 40 (5.15%) Python
6 39 (5.02%) PowerShell
7 34 (4.38%) SQL
8 32 (4.12%) Ruby
9 26 (3.35%) Perl
10 14 (1.80%) Scala
11 13 (1.67%) Java 8
12 12 (1.54%) ES6
13 9 (1.16%) VBScript
14 8 (1.03%) Apple Swift
14 8 (1.03%) Objective-C
15 7 (0.90%) Groovy
16 5 (0.64%) PHP 5
16 5 (0.64%) PHP 7
17 4 (0.51%) Shell Script
18 3 (0.39%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (6.69%) Degree
2 39 (5.02%) Security Cleared
3 25 (3.22%) SC Cleared
4 19 (2.45%) ISEB
4 19 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (1.93%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (0.90%) APMP
7 6 (0.77%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.39%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (0.39%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (0.39%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.39%) PhD
9 2 (0.26%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.26%) JNCIA
9 2 (0.26%) JNCIS
9 2 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.13%) IIBA
10 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (6.05%) QA
2 16 (2.06%) WCAG
3 14 (1.80%) GxP
4 11 (1.42%) SLA
5 8 (1.03%) GDPR
5 8 (1.03%) PMO
6 5 (0.64%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.39%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 3 (0.39%) GCP
7 3 (0.39%) GLP
7 3 (0.39%) GMP
7 3 (0.39%) HL7
8 2 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.26%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 30 (3.86%) Docker
2 26 (3.35%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.39%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.26%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.13%) etcd
5 1 (0.13%) flannel
5 1 (0.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 30 (3.86%) Puppet
2 25 (3.22%) Kubernetes
3 22 (2.83%) Terraform
4 20 (2.57%) Nagios
4 20 (2.57%) Uchiwa
4 20 (2.57%) ZABBIX
5 19 (2.45%) Kibana
5 19 (2.45%) logstash
5 19 (2.45%) Pingdom
6 12 (1.54%) Single Sign-On
7 10 (1.29%) Ansible
7 10 (1.29%) Prometheus
8 8 (1.03%) WMI
9 7 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (0.77%) Capistrano
11 4 (0.51%) AirWatch
11 4 (0.51%) SAP Afaria
11 4 (0.51%) TeamSite
11 4 (0.51%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 106 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 92 (11.84%) Adobe
3 48 (6.18%) Oracle
4 38 (4.89%) hybris
5 35 (4.50%) SAP
6 33 (4.25%) Sitecore
7 32 (4.12%) Google
8 19 (2.45%) New Relic
8 19 (2.45%) PagerDuty
9 16 (2.06%) Red Hat
10 15 (1.93%) Dell
11 14 (1.80%) OpenText
11 14 (1.80%) Pega
12 11 (1.42%) AppDynamics
12 11 (1.42%) FatWire
13 10 (1.29%) ForgeRock
13 10 (1.29%) SOASTA, Inc
14 9 (1.16%) Coverity
15 8 (1.03%) Zend
16 7 (0.90%) Atlassian