The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 25 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
England / North East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 103 70
Rank change year-on-year +57 -33  
Contract jobs citing Content Management 13 22 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.33% 1.37% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 1.60% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 2
Median daily rate £275 £310 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.29% +45.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £374 £364 £330
% change year-on-year +2.74% +10.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -8.45% -11.25%  

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 the North East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 478 1379 661
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 85.51% 86.08% 79.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 887 414
Median daily rate £375 £325 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -17.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 71 41
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.78% +73.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £26.00 £12.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £36.00 £40.00
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 the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Content Management in the North East

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Content Management in the North East over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Content Management in the North East

Content Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Content Management in the North East

Content Management
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +59 7 £259 -16.53% 1
Content Management
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 North East region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 16 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 16 (80.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 15 (75.00%) Skype for Business
2 15 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (75.00%) Office 365
2 15 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
2 15 (75.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 15 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 15 (75.00%) Skype
2 15 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (75.00%) Office Communications Server
2 15 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (75.00%) ITIL
2 15 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Windows
4 4 (20.00%) DHCP
4 4 (20.00%) DNS
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (20.00%) CMS
4 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (15.00%) Degree
5 3 (15.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (15.00%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification

Content Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 16 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 16 (80.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 15 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 15 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (75.00%) Office Communications Server
2 15 (75.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 15 (75.00%) Skype for Business
3 4 (20.00%) CMS
4 2 (10.00%) IIS
4 2 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) Skype
2 4 (20.00%) DHCP
2 4 (20.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Legal
1 2 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 11 (55.00%) Messaging Support
2 11 (55.00%) Messaging Support Engineer
2 11 (55.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Content Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Designer
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Collaboration Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) CSS
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) Ajax
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) jQuery
2 2 (10.00%) Sass
2 2 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
1 15 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Data Extraction
4 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.00%) Apple