Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 6 months to 15 December 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
England > South East
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 250 238 219
Rank change year-on-year -12 -19 -10
Contract jobs citing Content Management 144 145 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.86% 0.86% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 1.02% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 69 90
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.24% -6.11%
10th Percentile £325 £266 £213
90th Percentile £575 £529 £576
England median daily rate £450 £425 £412
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.28% -3.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 6
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% -10.77% +100.00%
10th Percentile £26.55 £19.20 £22.22
90th Percentile £38.20 £36.20 £55.78
England median hourly rate £33.19 £29.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +14.43% +34.88% -2.27%

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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 14,562 14,247 13,691
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 86.77% 84.46% 83.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,763 8,571 8,195
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +2.53%
10th Percentile £277 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £569
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 479 462 574
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.14 £23.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.04% -3.38% -5.04%
10th Percentile £11.78 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.30 £50.25 £50.00
England median hourly rate £22.20 £25.00 £23.10
% change year-on-year -11.22% +8.25% +4.98%

Content Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Content Management in the South East

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Content Management in the South East

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Content Management in the South East over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Content Management in the South East

Content Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Content Management in the South East

Content Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Content Management in the South East over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Content Management in the South East

Content Management
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 6 months to 15 December 2018. 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
Thames Valley +42 82 £425 +9.68% 26
Berkshire +22 58 £438 +13.64% 9
Hampshire -20 24 £424 +13.00% 6
Surrey -18 16 £473 +0.53% 6
Buckinghamshire +23 15 £438 +9.38% 12
Kent - 11 £725 - 1
Oxfordshire - 9 £400 - 5
West Sussex -52 6 £363 +9.02% 1
Middlesex - 5 - -
East Sussex - 1 - - 1
Content Management
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 86 (59.72%) CMS
2 60 (41.67%) HTML
3 53 (36.81%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (30.56%) JavaScript
4 44 (30.56%) CSS
5 31 (21.53%) User Experience
6 28 (19.44%) Responsive Web Design
7 26 (18.06%) Analytics
8 22 (15.28%) XML
8 22 (15.28%) Marketing
8 22 (15.28%) jQuery
8 22 (15.28%) Git (software)
9 21 (14.58%) Scrum
10 20 (13.89%) JIRA
10 20 (13.89%) Office 365
10 20 (13.89%) Front End Development
11 19 (13.19%) User Stories
11 19 (13.19%) REST
11 19 (13.19%) Java
11 19 (13.19%) Adobe
12 18 (12.50%) Project Management
12 18 (12.50%) CRM
13 17 (11.81%) SharePoint
13 17 (11.81%) Telecoms
13 17 (11.81%) JSON
13 17 (11.81%) AngularJS
14 16 (11.11%) Confluence
14 16 (11.11%) HTML5
14 16 (11.11%) DevOps
14 16 (11.11%) React

Content Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 86 (59.72%) CMS
2 17 (11.81%) SharePoint
3 16 (11.11%) Confluence
4 14 (9.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 11 (7.64%) Apache Solr
5 11 (7.64%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (6.25%) WordPress
7 7 (4.86%) Drupal
7 7 (4.86%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (3.47%) WebSphere
9 4 (2.78%) FileNet
9 4 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (1.39%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.69%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.69%) IIS
12 1 (0.69%) JBoss
12 1 (0.69%) Magnolia
12 1 (0.69%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 7 (4.86%) Photoshop
2 6 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.47%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (2.08%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.69%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.89%) Office 365
2 15 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (9.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (7.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 11 (7.64%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (7.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 11 (7.64%) Amazon S3
4 11 (7.64%) Amazon SQS
4 11 (7.64%) AWS Lambda
4 11 (7.64%) CloudFront
4 11 (7.64%) IaaS
4 11 (7.64%) PaaS
4 11 (7.64%) SaaS
4 11 (7.64%) Serverless
5 10 (6.94%) Boomi
6 7 (4.86%) Google Analytics
6 7 (4.86%) OneDrive
7 6 (4.17%) Yammer
8 5 (3.47%) Google Tag Manager
9 4 (2.78%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.64%) Firewall
2 10 (6.94%) NetScaler
3 7 (4.86%) HTTP
4 4 (2.78%) Intranet
5 2 (1.39%) Internet
6 1 (0.69%) Broadband
6 1 (0.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 9 (6.25%) MySQL
3 3 (2.08%) DB2
3 3 (2.08%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (2.08%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.39%) Redis
4 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.69%) Jackrabbit
5 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (15.28%) Git (software)
2 20 (13.89%) JIRA
3 13 (9.03%) Jenkins
4 12 (8.33%) JUnit
4 12 (8.33%) Maven
5 11 (7.64%) Checkstyle
5 11 (7.64%) Eclipse
5 11 (7.64%) Gradle
5 11 (7.64%) IntelliJ
5 11 (7.64%) Mercurial
5 11 (7.64%) SonarQube
6 8 (5.56%) Firebug
7 7 (4.86%) Fiddler
8 3 (2.08%) Selenium
8 3 (2.08%) Subversion
8 3 (2.08%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.39%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.39%) HP UFT
9 2 (1.39%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (15.28%) Marketing
2 17 (11.81%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (6.25%) Publishing
4 8 (5.56%) Finance
5 7 (4.86%) Retail
6 5 (3.47%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.39%) Automotive
7 2 (1.39%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.69%) Banking
8 1 (0.69%) Legal
8 1 (0.69%) Local Government
8 1 (0.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 40 (27.78%) Developer
2 16 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 14 (9.72%) Analyst
3 14 (9.72%) Designer
4 12 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
5 10 (6.94%) Business Analyst
5 10 (6.94%) Java Developer
6 8 (5.56%) Architect
6 8 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (5.56%) WordPress Developer
7 7 (4.86%) Backend Developer
7 7 (4.86%) Digital Analyst
7 7 (4.86%) Digital Business Analyst
7 7 (4.86%) Project Manager
8 6 (4.17%) IT Manager
8 6 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (3.47%) Content Editor
9 5 (3.47%) Office 365 Engineer
9 5 (3.47%) SharePoint Engineer
10 4 (2.78%) Business Solution Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (41.67%) HTML
2 44 (30.56%) CSS
3 22 (15.28%) jQuery
3 22 (15.28%) XML
4 19 (13.19%) REST
5 17 (11.81%) AngularJS
5 17 (11.81%) JSON
6 16 (11.11%) HTML5
6 16 (11.11%) React
6 16 (11.11%) Web Services
7 12 (8.33%) Spring
7 12 (8.33%) Spring MVC
7 12 (8.33%) Struts
8 11 (7.64%) JSF
9 9 (6.25%) CSS3
10 8 (5.56%) RESTful
11 6 (4.17%) Sass
12 4 (2.78%) .NET
12 4 (2.78%) React Native
13 3 (2.08%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 31 (21.53%) User Experience
2 13 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 12 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.39%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.39%) Clustering
4 2 (1.39%) Digital Signage
4 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.39%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.39%) Social Media
4 2 (1.39%) Wiki
5 1 (0.69%) Animation
5 1 (0.69%) Blog
5 1 (0.69%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.69%) Life Science
5 1 (0.69%) Social Network
5 1 (0.69%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.72%) Windows
2 12 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 10 (6.94%) Windows 10
4 4 (2.78%) CentOS
4 4 (2.78%) Linux
5 2 (1.39%) Android
5 2 (1.39%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (36.81%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (19.44%) Responsive Web Design
3 26 (18.06%) Analytics
4 21 (14.58%) Scrum
5 20 (13.89%) Front End Development
6 19 (13.19%) User Stories
7 18 (12.50%) CRM
7 18 (12.50%) Project Management
8 16 (11.11%) DevOps
8 16 (11.11%) Web Analytics
9 15 (10.42%) E-Commerce
10 14 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (9.72%) Migration
11 13 (9.03%) MVC
11 13 (9.03%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
11 13 (9.03%) Web Design
12 12 (8.33%) Business Analysis
12 12 (8.33%) Microservices
12 12 (8.33%) TDD
12 12 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (30.56%) JavaScript
2 19 (13.19%) Java
3 15 (10.42%) Java 8
4 12 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 8 (5.56%) PHP
5 8 (5.56%) PHP 5
5 8 (5.56%) PHP 7
6 4 (2.78%) Jython
6 4 (2.78%) Tcl
7 3 (2.08%) SQL
8 1 (0.69%) C#
8 1 (0.69%) ES6
8 1 (0.69%) Ruby
8 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (7.64%) Degree
2 9 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (4.86%) ISEB
4 6 (4.17%) APMP
5 5 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.39%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.69%) ECDL
7 1 (0.69%) HNC
7 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.03%) QA
2 5 (3.47%) GxP
2 5 (3.47%) PMO
3 2 (1.39%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.39%) SLA
3 2 (1.39%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.17%) Docker
3 3 (2.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (4.17%) Ansible
2 5 (3.47%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.39%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (1.39%) HP Fortify
3 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.69%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 19 (13.19%) Adobe
2 16 (11.11%) FatWire
3 15 (10.42%) Google
4 14 (9.72%) Sitecore
5 12 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 11 (7.64%) ForgeRock
7 10 (6.94%) Dell
7 10 (6.94%) SAP
8 6 (4.17%) Oracle
9 4 (2.78%) F5
9 4 (2.78%) IBM
10 3 (2.08%) New Relic
11 2 (1.39%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.39%) HP
11 2 (1.39%) OpenText
12 1 (0.69%) Kofax
12 1 (0.69%) Meridio
12 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.69%) Thunderhead
12 1 (0.69%) Xamarin