Period
to 23 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 23 August 2019 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 West
6 months to
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 178 171 173
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2 +18
Contract jobs citing Content Management 26 45 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.49% 0.74% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.87% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 22
North West median daily rate £400 £385 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% -21.03% +50.00%
10th Percentile £269 £225 £301
90th Percentile £495 £507 £629
England median daily rate £425 £430 £425
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
North West median hourly rate £46.50 £15.52 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +199.66% - -
England median hourly rate £27.00 £21.25 £27.06
% change year-on-year +27.06% -21.47% +8.24%

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 North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,559 5,153 4,763
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 85.37% 84.73% 82.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,994 3,255 2,899
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £263 £263 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 254 200
North West median hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -29.69% +36.17%
10th Percentile £12.02 £11.19 £11.75
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.25 £52.55
England median hourly rate £24.76 £21.25 £23.48
% change year-on-year +16.49% -9.50% -0.09%

Content Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Content Management in the North West

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Content Management in the North West

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Content Management in the North West over the 6 months to 23 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Content Management in the North West

Content Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Content Management in the North West

Content Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Content Management in the North West over the 6 months to 23 August 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Content Management in the North West

Content Management
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 6 months to 23 August 2019. 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
Manchester +3 16 £375 -6.25% 11
Cheshire +14 3 £285 -5.00%
Lancashire - 3 £351 -
Merseyside - 2 £495 - 1
Content Management
England

For the 6 months to 23 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Content Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 18 (69.23%) CMS
2 14 (53.85%) HTML
3 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (50.00%) CSS
4 12 (46.15%) Scrum
5 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (38.46%) User Experience
7 9 (34.62%) SDLC
7 9 (34.62%) AngularJS
8 8 (30.77%) Finance
8 8 (30.77%) Front End Development
9 7 (26.92%) gulp
9 7 (26.92%) React
9 7 (26.92%) Mobile App
9 7 (26.92%) Sass
9 7 (26.92%) Sprint Retrospective
9 7 (26.92%) Sprint Planning
9 7 (26.92%) XSL
9 7 (26.92%) OO
9 7 (26.92%) OOCSS
9 7 (26.92%) Banking
10 6 (23.08%) Migration
10 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
11 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
11 4 (15.38%) Java
11 4 (15.38%) Web Development
11 4 (15.38%) iPad
11 4 (15.38%) Node.js
11 4 (15.38%) Android
11 4 (15.38%) iPhone

Content Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 18 (69.23%) CMS
2 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 3 (11.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Drupal
4 2 (7.69%) Umbraco
5 1 (3.85%) Apache
5 1 (3.85%) Apache Solr
5 1 (3.85%) Confluence
5 1 (3.85%) IIS
5 1 (3.85%) JBoss
5 1 (3.85%) SilverStripe
5 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (3.85%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Azure
1 2 (7.69%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.85%) AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Boomi
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
1 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Big Data
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) gulp
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Applications Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Consultant
2 4 (15.38%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Scrum Master
5 1 (3.85%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Author
5 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Project Planner
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) HTML
2 13 (50.00%) CSS
3 9 (34.62%) AngularJS
4 7 (26.92%) OOCSS
4 7 (26.92%) React
4 7 (26.92%) Sass
4 7 (26.92%) XSL
5 4 (15.38%) Dagger
5 4 (15.38%) Node.js
5 4 (15.38%) Retrofit
5 4 (15.38%) RxJava
6 3 (11.54%) .NET
6 3 (11.54%) SOAP
7 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 2 (7.69%) Google Maps API
7 2 (7.69%) Grails
7 2 (7.69%) jQuery
7 2 (7.69%) JSON
7 2 (7.69%) Spring
7 2 (7.69%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) User Experience
2 7 (26.92%) Mobile App
3 4 (15.38%) iPad
3 4 (15.38%) iPhone
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.85%) Social Media
4 1 (3.85%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Android
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Solaris
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Scrum
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (34.62%) SDLC
4 8 (30.77%) Front End Development
5 7 (26.92%) OO
5 7 (26.92%) Sprint Planning
5 7 (26.92%) Sprint Retrospective
6 6 (23.08%) Migration
7 4 (15.38%) Information Architecture
7 4 (15.38%) iOS Development
7 4 (15.38%) Mobile Development
7 4 (15.38%) Web Development
8 3 (11.54%) CRM
8 3 (11.54%) DevOps
8 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
8 3 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
8 3 (11.54%) Qualitative Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) Wireframes
9 2 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Atlassian
2 3 (11.54%) Google
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Adobe
3 2 (7.69%) OpenText
4 1 (3.85%) Dell
4 1 (3.85%) EMC
4 1 (3.85%) FatWire
4 1 (3.85%) hybris
4 1 (3.85%) Hyland
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Informatica
4 1 (3.85%) MuleSoft
4 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.85%) Sitecore