Period
to 19 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Web Editor was £213 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Web Editor
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 816 806 807
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Web Editor 13 20 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% 0.022% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.023% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 25
England median daily rate £213 £225 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +80.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £206 £131 £100
90th Percentile £219 £300 £345
UK median daily rate £213 £225 £145
% change year-on-year -5.56% +55.17% -35.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
England median hourly rate £13.50 £50.75 £14.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -73.40% +241.18% -1.54%
10th Percentile £11.55 £26.18 £12.91
90th Percentile £15.25 £78.73 £17.74
UK median hourly rate £13.50 £50.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year -73.40% +275.93% -10.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 87,421 85,327 94,319
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.74% 94.78% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,646 56,201 61,003
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,544 2,910 3,601
England median hourly rate £18.10 £18.39 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.55% -0.61% +12.12%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £46.25
UK median hourly rate £18.36 £18.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year +2.01% -3.64% +13.21%

Web Editor
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Web Editor in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Web Editor in England

Web Editor
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Editor in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Editor in England

Web Editor
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Editor in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Editor in England

Web Editor
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 Web Editor within the England region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Midlands +12 5 £213 -5.56%
East Midlands +5 5 £213 -5.56%
London -46 3 - -
South West - 3 - -
North of England +36 2 - -
North East - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
Web Editor
UK

Web Editor Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, Web Editor contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Web Editor in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) CMS
2 8 (61.54%) Content Management
3 7 (53.85%) SEO
4 6 (46.15%) HTML
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle
5 5 (38.46%) CSS
5 5 (38.46%) Legal
5 5 (38.46%) Project Management
5 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
5 5 (38.46%) Marketing
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (38.46%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
6 4 (30.77%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (30.77%) Sitecore
6 4 (30.77%) Umbraco
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 3 (23.08%) TDD
7 3 (23.08%) EPiServer
7 3 (23.08%) Kanban
7 3 (23.08%) BDD
8 2 (15.38%) User Experience
9 1 (7.69%) MailChimp
9 1 (7.69%) Wireframes
9 1 (7.69%) CSS3
9 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (7.69%) Facebook
9 1 (7.69%) Twitter

Web Editor Skill Set
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 12 (92.31%) CMS
2 4 (30.77%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (30.77%) Umbraco
3 3 (23.08%) EPiServer
4 1 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Drupal
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Fireworks
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 5 (38.46%) Legal
1 5 (38.46%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) Ajax
3 1 (7.69%) CSS3
3 1 (7.69%) DOM
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (7.69%) XHTML
3 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Social Media
2 1 (7.69%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Content Management
2 7 (53.85%) SEO
3 5 (38.46%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
3 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) BDD
5 3 (23.08%) Kanban
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Copywriting
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.69%) User Stories
6 1 (7.69%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Sitecore
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe
3 1 (7.69%) Facebook
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter