Period
to 18 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Digital Content Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Digital Content Management over the 6 months to 18 September 2020 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.

Digital Content Management
UK > England
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 467 793 868
Rank change year-on-year +326 +75 -41
Contract jobs citing Digital Content Management 5 18 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.019% 0.022% 0.010%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.022% 0.025% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 4
Median daily rate £303 £413 £189
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.67% +118.54% -44.49%
10th Percentile £242 £242 £158
90th Percentile £338 £638 £282
UK median daily rate £303 £413 £189
% change year-on-year -26.67% +118.54% -44.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £33.50 - -

Digital 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 22,694 71,139 81,963
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.78% 87.09% 87.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,507 47,229 54,606
Median daily rate £475 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 813 2,016 2,238
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £20.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% +20.66% -11.32%
10th Percentile £12.64 £11.91 £11.18
90th Percentile £55.00 £53.75 £50.14
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +42.86% +19.51% -14.58%

Digital Content Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Digital Content Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Content Management in England

Digital Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Digital Content Management in England.

Daily rate trend for Digital Content Management in England

Digital Content Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Digital Content Management in England.

Hourly rate trend for Digital Content Management in England

Digital 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 Digital Content Management within the England region over the 6 months to 18 September 2020. 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 +214 5 £303 +10.30%
Digital Content Management
UK

For the 6 months to 18 September 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Digital 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 Digital Content Management.

1 4 (80.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Intranet
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Social Media
2 2 (40.00%) Emacs
2 2 (40.00%) React
2 2 (40.00%) React Native
2 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Contract Management
3 1 (20.00%) Content Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (20.00%) Publishing
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Local Government
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Blog
3 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics

Digital 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Emacs
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Local Government
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Writer
2 1 (20.00%) Content Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Content Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Editor
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Producer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) React
1 2 (40.00%) React Native
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Social Media
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (20.00%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Content Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Contract Management
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Sitecore