The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 3 months to 27 June 2017 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
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 33 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Contract jobs citing Content Management 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.73% 0.77% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.96% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £375 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £365 £325
% change year-on-year +2.05% +12.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% -12.50%  

Content Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 216 208 198
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 78.83% 80.31% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 129 115
Median daily rate £425 £400 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -18.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.80 £51.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.19% -63.61%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Content Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing Content Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Content Management in Liverpool

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Content Management in Liverpool

Content Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Content Management in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 3 (75.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (50.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (25.00%) Document Composition
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) SMS
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services

Content Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 3 (75.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (50.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (25.00%) EPiServer
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Content Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) EPiServer Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Content Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Sitecore Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (25.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Document Management
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Copywriting
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Document Composition
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Sitecore