Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 18 September 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 65 90
Rank change year-on-year -14 +25 -1
Contract jobs citing Content Management 13 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.89% 1.44% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.74% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 13
Reading median daily rate £475 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.10% -1.18% -34.62%
10th Percentile £363 £271 £260
90th Percentile £551 £550 £570
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -11.11% +9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Reading median hourly rate £30.00 £15.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -40.00% -29.58%
Berkshire median hourly rate £30.00 £16.50 £12.67
% change year-on-year +81.82% +30.28% -64.32%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,248 1,032 1,296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 85.71% 82.43% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 564 746
Reading median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £225 £270 £238
90th Percentile £575 £575 £556
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 48 40
Reading median hourly rate £21.50 £16.00 £21.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.38% -24.99% -11.57%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.10 £14.63
90th Percentile £58.25 £49.38 £43.28
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +38.71% -11.43% -27.45%

Content Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Content Management in Reading

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Content Management in Reading

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Content Management in Reading over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Content Management in Reading

Content Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Content Management in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 7 (53.85%) CMS
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) Marketing
4 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
4 4 (30.77%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (30.77%) Sitecore
4 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
4 4 (30.77%) Data Privacy
4 4 (30.77%) GDPR
5 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
5 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (23.08%) MVC
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 3 (23.08%) XML
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) Publishing
5 3 (23.08%) CSS3
5 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (23.08%) Sass
5 3 (23.08%) LESS
5 3 (23.08%) QA
5 3 (23.08%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) Capita
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (15.38%) Information Management

Content Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 7 (53.85%) CMS
2 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 4 (30.77%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DOCSIS
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
1 2 (15.38%) Intranet
2 1 (7.69%) SMS
2 1 (7.69%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 5 (38.46%) Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Publishing
3 2 (15.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (23.08%) Web Producer
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Officer
3 2 (15.38%) GDPR Officer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Sitecore Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
2 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (23.08%) CSS3
2 3 (23.08%) HTML5
2 3 (23.08%) jQuery
2 3 (23.08%) LESS
2 3 (23.08%) Sass
2 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (23.08%) XML
3 2 (15.38%) REST
3 2 (15.38%) SOAP
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Social Media
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Data Privacy
1 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (15.38%) Information Management
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Remediation Plan
3 2 (15.38%) Service Design
3 2 (15.38%) Video Content Management
4 1 (7.69%) Decision-Making
4 1 (7.69%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) C
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
2 2 (15.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) GDPR
2 3 (23.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Ansible
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Sitecore
2 3 (23.08%) Capita
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Adobe
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat