Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 21 November 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 180 156
Rank change year-on-year -12 -24 +10
Contract jobs citing Content Management 51 83 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.62% 0.85% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 1.03% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 44 79
Midlands median daily rate £350 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +3.23% +27.05%
10th Percentile £206 £263 £255
90th Percentile £499 £568 £700
England median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Midlands median hourly rate - £18.75 -
England median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +11.54% +15.56% +25.00%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6831 8035 6631
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 83.07% 82.60% 79.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4350 4909 3919
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £232
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 205 260
Midlands median hourly rate £21.37 £16.50 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.52% -10.91% +2.89%
10th Percentile £10.63 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.80 £42.67
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%

Content Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Content Management in the Midlands

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Content Management in the Midlands

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Content Management in the Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Content Management in the Midlands

Content Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Content Management in the Midlands

Content Management
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
East Midlands +12 28 £340 -5.56% 5
West Midlands -21 23 £360 -15.29% 5
Content Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 30 (58.82%) CMS
2 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (33.33%) HTML
4 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 15 (29.41%) CSS
5 13 (25.49%) Migration
5 13 (25.49%) Marketing
5 13 (25.49%) User Experience
6 12 (23.53%) Oracle
7 10 (19.61%) SEO
7 10 (19.61%) HTML5
8 9 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
8 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
8 9 (17.65%) Risk Management
8 9 (17.65%) Legal
8 9 (17.65%) TDD
9 8 (15.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (15.69%) Web Development
9 8 (15.69%) jQuery
9 8 (15.69%) SQL
9 8 (15.69%) .NET
9 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
9 8 (15.69%) Project Management
9 8 (15.69%) CSS3
9 8 (15.69%) Ember.js
9 8 (15.69%) Microservices
10 7 (13.73%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (13.73%) Web Application Development
10 7 (13.73%) Backbone.js

Content Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 30 (58.82%) CMS
2 6 (11.76%) DNN
2 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.84%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (7.84%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (5.88%) CoreMedia CMS
4 3 (5.88%) Liferay
5 2 (3.92%) Documentum
6 1 (1.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.96%) SAS
6 1 (1.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (9.80%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (7.84%) Acrobat
3 4 (7.84%) RoboHelp
3 4 (7.84%) Snagit
4 3 (5.88%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.96%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.88%) Office 365
3 2 (3.92%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.96%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.96%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Firewall
2 2 (3.92%) LAN
2 2 (3.92%) WAN
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.96%) Internet
3 1 (1.96%) NAS
3 1 (1.96%) SAN
3 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.96%) VoIP
3 1 (1.96%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (25.49%) Marketing
2 9 (17.65%) Legal
3 7 (13.73%) Publishing
4 4 (7.84%) Finance
4 4 (7.84%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.92%) Banking
6 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Developer
2 9 (17.65%) Architect
3 7 (13.73%) Web Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Marketing Executive
5 5 (9.80%) Content Editor
5 5 (9.80%) Designer
5 5 (9.80%) Digital Content Editor
5 5 (9.80%) Digital Editor
5 5 (9.80%) Digital Executive
5 5 (9.80%) Digital Marketing Executive
5 5 (9.80%) SharePoint Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Web Content Editor
5 5 (9.80%) Web Content Executive
5 5 (9.80%) Web Editor
5 5 (9.80%) Web Marketing Executive
6 4 (7.84%) Author
6 4 (7.84%) Content Designer
6 4 (7.84%) Content Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (33.33%) HTML
2 15 (29.41%) CSS
3 10 (19.61%) HTML5
4 8 (15.69%) .NET
4 8 (15.69%) CSS3
4 8 (15.69%) Ember.js
4 8 (15.69%) jQuery
5 7 (13.73%) Backbone.js
5 7 (13.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (3.92%) CoreMedia
6 2 (3.92%) J2EE
6 2 (3.92%) RESTful
6 2 (3.92%) XML
7 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.96%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.96%) JDBC
7 1 (1.96%) JSP
7 1 (1.96%) Servlets
7 1 (1.96%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) User Experience
2 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Android
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Unix
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.49%) Migration
3 10 (19.61%) SEO
4 9 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (17.65%) Risk Management
4 9 (17.65%) TDD
5 8 (15.69%) Microservices
5 8 (15.69%) Project Management
5 8 (15.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (15.69%) Web Development
6 7 (13.73%) BDD
6 7 (13.73%) Business Analysis
6 7 (13.73%) Document Management
6 7 (13.73%) MVC
6 7 (13.73%) Progressive Web App
6 7 (13.73%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (13.73%) Web Application Development
7 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Content Management
7 4 (7.84%) Scrum
8 3 (5.88%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 8 (15.69%) SQL
3 4 (7.84%) Java
4 2 (3.92%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) CCNA
2 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.96%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.96%) MCSE
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.96%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.84%) VirtualBox
3 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.96%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle
2 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.73%) Adobe
4 5 (9.80%) VMware
5 4 (7.84%) Sitecore
6 3 (5.88%) Google
7 2 (3.92%) Cisco
7 2 (3.92%) EMC
7 2 (3.92%) Pega
8 1 (1.96%) Aruba
8 1 (1.96%) Avaya
8 1 (1.96%) Citrix
8 1 (1.96%) Facebook
8 1 (1.96%) Hitwise
8 1 (1.96%) hybris
8 1 (1.96%) Informatica
8 1 (1.96%) Meraki
8 1 (1.96%) NetApp
8 1 (1.96%) SAP
8 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds