Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 20 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 120 117
Rank change year-on-year -15 -3 +21
Contract jobs citing Content Management 52 55 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.05% 1.28% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.53% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 39 52
Scotland median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% - -6.81%
10th Percentile £155 £272 £215
90th Percentile £600 £439 £438
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Scotland median hourly rate - - £19.02
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +16.00% +13.64% +22.22%

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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4187 3590 5091
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 84.14% 83.57% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2381 2100 2660
Scotland median daily rate £390 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.55% -5.07% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 87 104
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.67 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

Content Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Content Management in Scotland

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Content Management in Scotland

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Content Management in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Content Management in Scotland

Content Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Content Management in Scotland

Content Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 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
Edinburgh -5 30 £390 +11.43% 4
Glasgow +4 17 £400 +61.62%
Aberdeen -13 2 - -
Renfrewshire - 2 £290 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £110 -
Content Management
UK

For the 6 months to 20 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 28 (53.85%) CMS
2 22 (42.31%) Finance
3 20 (38.46%) HTML
4 17 (32.69%) Java
5 16 (30.77%) Analytics
6 15 (28.85%) Linux
7 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
7 14 (26.92%) JIRA
8 13 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 12 (23.08%) QA
10 11 (21.15%) Firewall
10 11 (21.15%) Perl
10 11 (21.15%) Unix
11 10 (19.23%) DevOps
12 9 (17.31%) Data Modelling
12 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (17.31%) Web Development
12 9 (17.31%) Banking
13 8 (15.38%) CEH
13 8 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (15.38%) Web Design
13 8 (15.38%) DNS
13 8 (15.38%) CISSP
13 8 (15.38%) Process Management
13 8 (15.38%) Configuration Management
13 8 (15.38%) Python
13 8 (15.38%) Bash Shell
13 8 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (15.38%) Puppet

Content Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 28 (53.85%) CMS
2 8 (15.38%) Apache Spark
3 5 (9.62%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (9.62%) WebSphere
3 5 (9.62%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (7.69%) Apache
4 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Drupal
5 3 (5.77%) IIS
5 3 (5.77%) JBoss
6 2 (3.85%) FileNet
6 2 (3.85%) LiveLink
6 2 (3.85%) nginx
6 2 (3.85%) Umbraco
6 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Portal
6 2 (3.85%) WordPress
7 1 (1.92%) Confluence
7 1 (1.92%) EPiServer
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Visio
1 4 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.77%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Google Analytics
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.77%) IaaS
2 3 (5.77%) Lucidchart
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.77%) PaaS
3 2 (3.85%) AdWords
3 2 (3.85%) Basecamp
3 2 (3.85%) BlazeMeter
3 2 (3.85%) Sauce Labs
3 2 (3.85%) Trello
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) Firewall
2 8 (15.38%) DNS
3 5 (9.62%) Internet
4 4 (7.69%) Intranet
5 3 (5.77%) BIG-IP
5 3 (5.77%) LDAP
5 3 (5.77%) NetScaler
5 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.85%) FTP
6 2 (3.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) Big Data
1 8 (15.38%) Parquet
2 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.85%) EDMS
3 2 (3.85%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (26.92%) JIRA
2 13 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.77%) Axure RP
3 3 (5.77%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (5.77%) Maven
4 2 (3.85%) Appium
4 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.85%) Selenium
5 1 (1.92%) Grunt
5 1 (1.92%) gulp
5 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 22 (42.31%) Finance
2 9 (17.31%) Banking
3 7 (13.46%) Marketing
4 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.77%) Legal
6 2 (3.85%) Local Government
7 1 (1.92%) Electronics
7 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Developer
2 9 (17.31%) Java Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Security Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Splunk Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Web Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Business Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Web Content Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Digital Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Digital Business Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Drupal Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Drupal Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Support Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Web Editor
8 2 (3.85%) HTML Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Web Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (38.46%) HTML
2 8 (15.38%) Grok
2 8 (15.38%) jQuery
2 8 (15.38%) Kafka
2 8 (15.38%) Regular Expression
3 6 (11.54%) CSS
4 5 (9.62%) AngularJS
4 5 (9.62%) Web Services
4 5 (9.62%) XML
5 4 (7.69%) .NET
5 4 (7.69%) HTML5
6 3 (5.77%) CSS3
6 3 (5.77%) EJB
6 3 (5.77%) EJB 3.0
6 3 (5.77%) JPA
6 3 (5.77%) JSP
6 3 (5.77%) RESTful
6 3 (5.77%) Sass
6 3 (5.77%) SOAP
6 3 (5.77%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (11.54%) User Experience
2 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.77%) DataPower
3 3 (5.77%) PKI
4 2 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.85%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.92%) NHS
5 1 (1.92%) Social Media
5 1 (1.92%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Linux
2 11 (21.15%) Unix
3 3 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.77%) Windows
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Analytics
2 13 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (19.23%) DevOps
4 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (17.31%) Data Modelling
4 9 (17.31%) Web Development
5 8 (15.38%) Anomaly Detection
5 8 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 8 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
5 8 (15.38%) Process Management
5 8 (15.38%) SDLC
5 8 (15.38%) SIEM
5 8 (15.38%) Statistical Modelling
5 8 (15.38%) Web Design
6 7 (13.46%) SEO
7 6 (11.54%) E-Commerce
7 6 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.69%) Java
2 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 11 (21.15%) Perl
4 8 (15.38%) Bash Shell
4 8 (15.38%) Python
5 3 (5.77%) PHP
6 1 (1.92%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) CEH
1 8 (15.38%) CISSP
1 8 (15.38%) SANS
2 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) ISEB
3 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.08%) QA
2 3 (5.77%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (3.85%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) Ansible
1 8 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (15.38%) Puppet
2 2 (3.85%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (1.92%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Splunk
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.54%) Adobe
3 6 (11.54%) Google
3 6 (11.54%) Sitecore
4 5 (9.62%) IBM
5 4 (7.69%) FatWire
6 3 (5.77%) Citrix
6 3 (5.77%) F5
6 3 (5.77%) Imperva
6 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.85%) CA
7 2 (3.85%) Facebook
7 2 (3.85%) OpenText
7 2 (3.85%) Perfecto Mobile
7 2 (3.85%) ServiceNow
7 2 (3.85%) Twitter
8 1 (1.92%) Alterian
8 1 (1.92%) SAP