Period
to 26 May 2019

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 26 May 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 > South East
6 months to
26 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 256 239 203
Rank change year-on-year -17 -36 +18
Contract jobs citing Content Management 94 143 156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.64% 0.85% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.00% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 89 94
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +1.59% +12.50%
10th Percentile £204 £310 £268
90th Percentile £575 £570 £559
England median daily rate £425 £446 £413
% change year-on-year -4.66% +8.07% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 11
South East median hourly rate £21.16 £37.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.57% +150.00% +15.38%
England median hourly rate £29.50 £17.14 £21.00
% change year-on-year +72.11% -18.38% +16.67%

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 12,802 14,369 12,967
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.17% 85.34% 83.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,715 8,496 7,525
South East median daily rate £450 £435 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +4.82% +3.75%
10th Percentile £275 £280 £263
90th Percentile £608 £588 £575
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 469 472 505
South East median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +7.14% -16.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.72 £11.68
90th Percentile £55.00 £52.50 £50.40
England median hourly rate £24.91 £22.00 £25.12
% change year-on-year +13.23% -12.42% +8.28%

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 26 May 2019.

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
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 26 May 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
Thames Valley 0 39 £425 +6.25% 2
Berkshire -31 29 £438 +9.38% 1
Surrey +35 22 £450 -23.73% 3
Hampshire -15 18 £478 +11.70% 2
West Sussex -16 8 £375 +15.38% 1
Buckinghamshire +18 6 £450 -4.00% 1
Oxfordshire +30 4 £238 -54.76%
East Sussex -13 4 - -
Middlesex +10 1 £520 -
Kent - 1 £625 - 3
Content Management
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 49 (52.13%) CMS
2 33 (35.11%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (21.28%) HTML
4 18 (19.15%) CSS
5 16 (17.02%) JavaScript
5 16 (17.02%) DevOps
6 13 (13.83%) User Experience
6 13 (13.83%) E-Commerce
7 12 (12.77%) .NET
7 12 (12.77%) Web Services
7 12 (12.77%) Scrum
7 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (11.70%) Enterprise Content Management
8 11 (11.70%) JIRA
8 11 (11.70%) Migration
9 10 (10.64%) Project Management
9 10 (10.64%) Workflow
9 10 (10.64%) Marketing
9 10 (10.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (10.64%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (9.57%) WebSphere
10 9 (9.57%) Degree
11 8 (8.51%) SQL Server
11 8 (8.51%) MVC
11 8 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (8.51%) Data Management
11 8 (8.51%) jQuery
11 8 (8.51%) Ansible
11 8 (8.51%) Microservices
12 7 (7.45%) SDLC

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 49 (52.13%) CMS
2 9 (9.57%) WebSphere
3 7 (7.45%) Confluence
3 7 (7.45%) FileNet
3 7 (7.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (7.45%) WordPress
4 6 (6.38%) Drupal
4 6 (6.38%) EPiServer
5 3 (3.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (3.19%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.13%) Documentum
6 2 (2.13%) SAS
6 2 (2.13%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.06%) Jadu
7 1 (1.06%) JBoss
7 1 (1.06%) Magnolia
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.06%) Sitefinity
7 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.13%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.26%) IaaS
2 4 (4.26%) Office 365
2 4 (4.26%) PaaS
2 4 (4.26%) SaaS
3 3 (3.19%) Boomi
4 2 (2.13%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (1.06%) G Suite
5 1 (1.06%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) Firewall
1 3 (3.19%) NetScaler
2 2 (2.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.26%) DB2
2 4 (4.26%) IBM InfoSphere
2 4 (4.26%) MySQL
2 4 (4.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.13%) Big Data
3 2 (2.13%) Redis
4 1 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.06%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 11 (11.70%) JIRA
2 7 (7.45%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.32%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.26%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.26%) Selenium
5 3 (3.19%) GitLab
5 3 (3.19%) Maven
5 3 (3.19%) Subversion
5 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.13%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.13%) HP UFT
6 2 (2.13%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.13%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.13%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.06%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.06%) Gitweb
7 1 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (10.64%) Marketing
2 7 (7.45%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.38%) Finance
3 6 (6.38%) Publishing
4 4 (4.26%) Retail
5 1 (1.06%) Automotive
5 1 (1.06%) Electronics
5 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.06%) Legal
5 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (20.21%) Developer
2 12 (12.77%) Architect
3 11 (11.70%) Analyst
3 11 (11.70%) Designer
4 9 (9.57%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (7.45%) Content Editor
6 6 (6.38%) Content Designer
6 6 (6.38%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.32%) EPiServer Developer
7 5 (5.32%) IT Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Agile Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.26%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.26%) Digital Architect
8 4 (4.26%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.26%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Tester
9 3 (3.19%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.28%) HTML
2 18 (19.15%) CSS
3 12 (12.77%) .NET
3 12 (12.77%) Web Services
4 10 (10.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (8.51%) jQuery
6 7 (7.45%) JSON
7 6 (6.38%) REST
8 5 (5.32%) SOAP
8 5 (5.32%) XML
9 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (4.26%) CSS3
9 4 (4.26%) Django
9 4 (4.26%) XSLT
10 3 (3.19%) CakePHP
10 3 (3.19%) LAMP
10 3 (3.19%) Node.js
10 3 (3.19%) SPNEGO
10 3 (3.19%) Symfony
10 3 (3.19%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.83%) User Experience
2 7 (7.45%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.32%) Social Media
3 5 (5.32%) Virtual Team
4 3 (3.19%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.19%) Taxonomies
5 2 (2.13%) Blog
5 2 (2.13%) Digital Signage
5 2 (2.13%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.06%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.06%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.06%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.06%) SCORM
6 1 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.06%) Social Network
6 1 (1.06%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.32%) Linux
2 4 (4.26%) CentOS
2 4 (4.26%) Windows
3 3 (3.19%) Windows 10
3 3 (3.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.11%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (17.02%) DevOps
3 13 (13.83%) E-Commerce
4 12 (12.77%) Scrum
5 11 (11.70%) Enterprise Content Management
5 11 (11.70%) Migration
6 10 (10.64%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (10.64%) Project Management
6 10 (10.64%) Workflow
7 8 (8.51%) Data Management
7 8 (8.51%) Microservices
7 8 (8.51%) MVC
7 8 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (7.45%) Analytics
8 7 (7.45%) CRM
8 7 (7.45%) Customer-Centricity
8 7 (7.45%) Data Modelling
8 7 (7.45%) SDLC
8 7 (7.45%) SEO
8 7 (7.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.02%) JavaScript
2 7 (7.45%) Java
3 6 (6.38%) Jython
3 6 (6.38%) Tcl
4 5 (5.32%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.32%) SQL
5 4 (4.26%) Java 8
6 3 (3.19%) C#
6 3 (3.19%) PHP
7 2 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (9.57%) Degree
2 7 (7.45%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) ISEB
4 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.06%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.45%) QA
2 3 (3.19%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.19%) SLA
3 2 (2.13%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (4.26%) Docker
2 2 (2.13%) XenApp
3 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (8.51%) Ansible
2 3 (3.19%) Puppet
3 2 (2.13%) HP Fortify
3 2 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.06%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.06%) HP ALM
4 1 (1.06%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.06%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (7.45%) Adobe
1 7 (7.45%) Google
1 7 (7.45%) IBM
2 6 (6.38%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.32%) Oracle
4 4 (4.26%) FatWire
4 4 (4.26%) SAP
5 3 (3.19%) Dell
5 3 (3.19%) F5
5 3 (3.19%) ForgeRock
5 3 (3.19%) HP
5 3 (3.19%) New Relic
5 3 (3.19%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.19%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.13%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.13%) Facebook
6 2 (2.13%) Pega
6 2 (2.13%) Twitter
6 2 (2.13%) Vignette
6 2 (2.13%) YouTube