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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management
UK / Scotland
Rank 83 91 94
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3  
Contract jobs citing Content Management 24 39 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.37% 1.51% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.81% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 24 17
Median daily rate £325 £340 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £385
% change year-on-year +14.28% -9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.81
% change year-on-year +11.11% -8.81%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1471 2157 2318
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 83.82% 83.35% 81.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 896 1208 1275
Median daily rate £390 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.26% -1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 32 41
Median hourly rate £35.50 £39.00 £29.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.97% +33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.45 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Content Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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 3 months to 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 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
Glasgow -4 11 £325 +36.84% 1
Edinburgh +6 8 £388 -13.88% 2
Stirling +10 1 £140 -30.00%
Aberdeen - 1 £325 -
Content Management
UK

Content Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 32 (64.00%) CMS
2 31 (62.00%) HTML
3 29 (58.00%) CSS
4 22 (44.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (26.00%) jQuery
6 12 (24.00%) HTML5
6 12 (24.00%) CSS3
7 11 (22.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 11 (22.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (22.00%) Adobe
8 10 (20.00%) Finance
9 9 (18.00%) Web Development
9 9 (18.00%) Subversion
9 9 (18.00%) User Experience
10 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (16.00%) Front End Development
10 8 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (16.00%) Web Design
10 8 (16.00%) Java
11 7 (14.00%) JSP
11 7 (14.00%) Client/Server
11 7 (14.00%) Analytics
12 6 (12.00%) Google
12 6 (12.00%) Google Analytics
12 6 (12.00%) Linux
13 5 (10.00%) Eclipse
13 5 (10.00%) Ant
13 5 (10.00%) Workflow
13 5 (10.00%) MS Excel

Content Management
Top Related 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 32 (64.00%) CMS
2 11 (22.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (8.00%) Apache
3 4 (8.00%) EPiServer
4 3 (6.00%) JBoss
4 3 (6.00%) Joomla!
4 3 (6.00%) Umbraco
5 2 (4.00%) Drupal
5 2 (4.00%) GlassFish
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.00%) WordPress
6 1 (2.00%) CICS
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (8.00%) Photoshop
3 3 (6.00%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.00%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) DB2
2 2 (4.00%) MySQL
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Subversion
2 5 (10.00%) Ant
2 5 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.00%) JIRA
2 5 (10.00%) Maven
3 2 (4.00%) Grunt
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.00%) Artifactory
4 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.00%) Selenium
4 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Marketing
2 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.00%) Law
3 2 (4.00%) Publishing
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Developer
2 7 (14.00%) Web Manager
3 6 (12.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (12.00%) Production Manager
3 6 (12.00%) Web Production Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Administrator
5 3 (6.00%) Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Applications Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Joomla! Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Web Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Analytics Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Content Editor
6 2 (4.00%) DB2 DBA
6 2 (4.00%) DBA
6 2 (4.00%) EPiServer Developer
6 2 (4.00%) HTML Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Writer
6 2 (4.00%) Web Analytics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (62.00%) HTML
2 29 (58.00%) CSS
3 13 (26.00%) jQuery
4 12 (24.00%) CSS3
4 12 (24.00%) HTML5
5 11 (22.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (14.00%) JSP
7 4 (8.00%) PhoneGap
8 3 (6.00%) AngularJS
9 2 (4.00%) .NET
9 2 (4.00%) Apache Felix
9 2 (4.00%) Apache Sling
9 2 (4.00%) Java EE
9 2 (4.00%) JRuby
9 2 (4.00%) JSTL
9 2 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (4.00%) LESS
9 2 (4.00%) REST
9 2 (4.00%) Sass
9 2 (4.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) User Experience
2 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (14.00%) Client/Server
4 5 (10.00%) Mobile App
5 4 (8.00%) Smartphone
6 3 (6.00%) Handset
6 3 (6.00%) Pricing Data
7 2 (4.00%) Taxonomies
8 1 (2.00%) Fintech
8 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
8 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) AIX
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.00%) Web Development
3 8 (16.00%) Front End Development
3 8 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (16.00%) Web Design
4 7 (14.00%) Analytics
5 5 (10.00%) Workflow
6 4 (8.00%) Data Entry
6 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Content Management
6 4 (8.00%) Mobile First
6 4 (8.00%) Rapid Prototyping
6 4 (8.00%) SEO
6 4 (8.00%) Service Design
7 3 (6.00%) IT Strategy
7 3 (6.00%) ITIL
7 3 (6.00%) ITSM
7 3 (6.00%) Migration
7 3 (6.00%) MVC
7 3 (6.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (16.00%) Java
3 3 (6.00%) SQL
4 2 (4.00%) C#
4 2 (4.00%) Groovy
4 2 (4.00%) Jython
5 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (6.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (2.00%) zsh
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.00%) Puppet
1 1 (2.00%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Adobe
2 6 (12.00%) Google
3 5 (10.00%) Alterian
3 5 (10.00%) FatWire
4 4 (8.00%) Oracle
5 3 (6.00%) IBM
5 3 (6.00%) OpenText
5 3 (6.00%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.00%) HP
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft