Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 17 January 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 82 74
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8 +13
Contract jobs citing Content Management 14 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.90% 0.85% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.10% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 4
Hertfordshire median daily rate £525 £263 £299
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -12.13% -14.64%
10th Percentile £263 £209 £264
90th Percentile £628 £454 £362
East of England median daily rate £500 £250 £650
% change year-on-year +100.00% -61.54% +73.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £28.50 -
East of England median hourly rate £39.75 £28.50 £38.34
% change year-on-year +39.47% -25.66% -23.33%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,270 1,091 1,043
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.99% 76.94% 74.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 638 618 522
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.66% +7.89%
10th Percentile £239 £213 £230
90th Percentile £575 £554 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 52 85
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £19.00 £42.35 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.14% +96.98% -22.52%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.05 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.25 £53.63 £46.38
East of England median hourly rate £33.33 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +10.00% +20.00%

Content Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Content Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Content Management in Hertfordshire

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Content Management in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Content Management in Hertfordshire

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Content Management in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Content Management in Hertfordshire

Content Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Content Management in Hertfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Content Management in Hertfordshire

Content Management
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Watford 0 12 £425 +29.28%
Content Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Content Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 10 (71.43%) CMS
2 9 (64.29%) E-Commerce
3 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) CSS
3 7 (50.00%) SEO
3 7 (50.00%) Marketing
3 7 (50.00%) User Experience
4 6 (42.86%) Digital Content Management
4 6 (42.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (42.86%) Photoshop
4 6 (42.86%) DNA
4 6 (42.86%) Adobe
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (35.71%) SAP
5 5 (35.71%) Analytics
5 5 (35.71%) Time Management
5 5 (35.71%) A/B Testing
6 4 (28.57%) ITIL
7 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 3 (21.43%) Retail
7 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity
7 3 (21.43%) BCP
7 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (21.43%) Resource Management
7 3 (21.43%) Operations Management
7 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
7 3 (21.43%) Line Management
7 3 (21.43%) Customer-Centricity
7 3 (21.43%) Budgeting and Forecasting

Content Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 10 (71.43%) CMS
2 6 (42.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Photoshop
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Business ByDesign
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Skype
General
1 7 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Content Editor
1 5 (35.71%) Digital Content Editor
1 5 (35.71%) Digital Editor
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Content Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Service Support Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Web Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Web Content Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) CSS
1 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (7.14%) CSS3
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) EPoS
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) E-Commerce
2 7 (50.00%) SEO
3 6 (42.86%) Digital Content Management
3 6 (42.86%) DNA
4 5 (35.71%) A/B Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Analytics
4 5 (35.71%) Time Management
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) BCP
6 3 (21.43%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity
6 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
6 3 (21.43%) Customer-Centricity
6 3 (21.43%) Line Management
6 3 (21.43%) Operations Management
6 3 (21.43%) Resource Management
6 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) BeanShell
2 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Adobe
2 5 (35.71%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) hybris