Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 236 218 207
Rank change year-on-year -18 -11 +19
Contract jobs citing Content Management 135 155 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.80% 0.97% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.16% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 91 131
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +9.22%
10th Percentile £313 £272 £215
90th Percentile £569 £550 £565
England median daily rate £425 £413 £415
% change year-on-year +3.03% -0.60% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 15
South East median hourly rate £30.00 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% +7.14% -26.32%
10th Percentile £25.60 £15.00 £11.65
90th Percentile £40.50 £31.00 £52.25
England median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -18.60% -14.00% +4.17%

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 14,428 13,401 15,446
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 85.01% 83.46% 82.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,572 7,790 9,461
South East median daily rate £438 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £255
90th Percentile £588 £561 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 510 518 555
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £19.78 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.00% -16.72% +7.95%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.62 £11.81
90th Percentile £51.38 £50.33 £50.15
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -8.16% +3.16% +10.47%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 23 July 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 0 66 £400 -11.11% 14
Berkshire -26 45 £400 -11.11% 6
West Sussex -1 30 £325 -5.45%
Hampshire -11 28 £463 +15.63% 7
Oxfordshire +17 14 £400 -36.00% 5
Buckinghamshire +18 7 £450 +7.14% 3
Surrey -38 6 £590 +74.81% 3
East Sussex -3 4 £425 +25.93%
Middlesex +7 3 - - 1
Content Management
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 70 (51.85%) CMS
2 41 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (25.19%) Migration
4 27 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 26 (19.26%) JavaScript
6 25 (18.52%) HTML
6 25 (18.52%) User Experience
7 24 (17.78%) E-Commerce
8 23 (17.04%) CSS
8 23 (17.04%) Marketing
8 23 (17.04%) Data Migration
9 21 (15.56%) Publishing
9 21 (15.56%) Project Management
10 20 (14.81%) Document Management
11 19 (14.07%) Microsoft
11 19 (14.07%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (13.33%) Degree
13 16 (11.85%) Digital Marketing
13 16 (11.85%) Finance
13 16 (11.85%) Microsoft Azure
14 15 (11.11%) Sitecore
14 15 (11.11%) jQuery
15 14 (10.37%) WordPress
15 14 (10.37%) Active Directory
15 14 (10.37%) Web Services
15 14 (10.37%) Sitecore CMS
16 13 (9.63%) Content Writing
16 13 (9.63%) HTML5
16 13 (9.63%) Office 365
16 13 (9.63%) Responsive Web Design

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 70 (51.85%) CMS
2 27 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 14 (10.37%) Sitecore CMS
3 14 (10.37%) WordPress
4 13 (9.63%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (5.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (4.44%) Confluence
7 4 (2.96%) SAS
8 3 (2.22%) Apache Solr
8 3 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.48%) GlassFish
9 2 (1.48%) IIS
9 2 (1.48%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.48%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.48%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.74%) Apache
10 1 (0.74%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.22%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.70%) Maximo
2 2 (1.48%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (0.74%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (9.63%) Office 365
3 12 (8.89%) OneDrive
3 12 (8.89%) SaaS
4 10 (7.41%) Yammer
5 8 (5.93%) PaaS
6 7 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (2.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (2.22%) Amazon S3
7 3 (2.22%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (2.22%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (2.22%) CloudFront
7 3 (2.22%) GitHub
7 3 (2.22%) Serverless
8 2 (1.48%) Adobe Analytics
8 2 (1.48%) Google Analytics
8 2 (1.48%) Slack
9 1 (0.74%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.19%) HTTP
2 3 (2.22%) Internet
3 2 (1.48%) DOCSIS
3 2 (1.48%) Firewall
3 2 (1.48%) Intranet
4 1 (0.74%) DNS
4 1 (0.74%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.74%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.74%) Skype
4 1 (0.74%) SMS
4 1 (0.74%) SNMP
4 1 (0.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (2.22%) GIS
2 2 (1.48%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (7.41%) JIRA
2 5 (3.70%) Fiddler
3 4 (2.96%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.96%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.22%) Checkstyle
4 3 (2.22%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.22%) Gradle
4 3 (2.22%) IntelliJ
4 3 (2.22%) JUnit
4 3 (2.22%) Maven
4 3 (2.22%) Mercurial
4 3 (2.22%) SonarQube
4 3 (2.22%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.48%) TestRail
5 2 (1.48%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.74%) Selenium
6 1 (0.74%) Subversion
6 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (17.04%) Marketing
2 21 (15.56%) Publishing
3 16 (11.85%) Finance
4 12 (8.89%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (6.67%) Retail
5 9 (6.67%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.22%) Back Office
6 3 (2.22%) Legal
6 3 (2.22%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.74%) Advertising
7 1 (0.74%) Automotive
7 1 (0.74%) French Language
7 1 (0.74%) German Language
Job Titles
1 26 (19.26%) Analyst
2 25 (18.52%) Developer
3 18 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 16 (11.85%) Designer
5 15 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 14 (10.37%) Content Designer
7 12 (8.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 12 (8.89%) IT Analyst
8 11 (8.15%) Web Content Designer
8 11 (8.15%) Web Designer
9 10 (7.41%) IT Manager
9 10 (7.41%) Office 365 Engineer
10 9 (6.67%) SharePoint Engineer
11 7 (5.19%) Consultant
12 6 (4.44%) CMS Developer
12 6 (4.44%) Digital Analyst
12 6 (4.44%) IT Project Manager
12 6 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (4.44%) Senior Business Analyst
13 5 (3.70%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.52%) HTML
2 23 (17.04%) CSS
3 15 (11.11%) jQuery
4 14 (10.37%) Web Services
5 13 (9.63%) .NET
5 13 (9.63%) Django
5 13 (9.63%) HTML5
6 12 (8.89%) XML
7 11 (8.15%) CSS3
8 9 (6.67%) ASP.NET
9 7 (5.19%) REST
10 6 (4.44%) .NET Framework
10 6 (4.44%) LESS
10 6 (4.44%) Sass
11 5 (3.70%) Middleware
11 5 (3.70%) Spring
11 5 (3.70%) Struts
11 5 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (2.96%) EDI
13 3 (2.22%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.52%) User Experience
2 19 (14.07%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.89%) Life Science
4 9 (6.67%) LIMS
5 8 (5.93%) Management Information System
6 7 (5.19%) Computer Science
6 7 (5.19%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.22%) Social Media
8 2 (1.48%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (1.48%) FMCG
8 2 (1.48%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.48%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.74%) Animation
9 1 (0.74%) Digital TV
9 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.74%) PKI
9 1 (0.74%) STB
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.70%) Windows
2 2 (1.48%) Android
2 2 (1.48%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.74%) Linux
3 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.74%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (25.19%) Migration
3 24 (17.78%) E-Commerce
4 23 (17.04%) Data Migration
5 21 (15.56%) Project Management
6 20 (14.81%) Document Management
7 16 (11.85%) Digital Marketing
8 13 (9.63%) Asset Management
8 13 (9.63%) Content Writing
8 13 (9.63%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (8.89%) Business Analysis
9 12 (8.89%) Front End Development
9 12 (8.89%) Quality Management
9 12 (8.89%) Validation
10 11 (8.15%) Runbook
10 11 (8.15%) Server Monitoring
10 11 (8.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (8.15%) User Stories
10 11 (8.15%) Web Design
11 10 (7.41%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (19.26%) JavaScript
2 12 (8.89%) PowerShell
3 11 (8.15%) C#
4 10 (7.41%) Java
5 5 (3.70%) SQL
6 4 (2.96%) Python
7 3 (2.22%) Java 8
8 2 (1.48%) C
8 2 (1.48%) Perl
9 1 (0.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (13.33%) Degree
2 7 (5.19%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.48%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.48%) ISEB
4 2 (1.48%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (1.48%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.48%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.74%) HNC
5 1 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.89%) GxP
2 9 (6.67%) PMO
3 6 (4.44%) GDPR
4 4 (2.96%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 4 (2.96%) GCP
4 4 (2.96%) GLP
4 4 (2.96%) GMP
4 4 (2.96%) QA
4 4 (2.96%) SLA
5 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.74%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (10.37%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.48%) Docker
3 1 (0.74%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.22%) TeamSite
2 2 (1.48%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.74%) Ansible
3 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.74%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (14.07%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.11%) Sitecore
3 8 (5.93%) Adobe
4 5 (3.70%) Capita
4 5 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.96%) Google
5 4 (2.96%) SAP
6 2 (1.48%) Demandware
6 2 (1.48%) Micro Focus
7 1 (0.74%) Dell
7 1 (0.74%) ForgeRock
7 1 (0.74%) hybris
7 1 (0.74%) Nintex
7 1 (0.74%) Percussion
7 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.74%) Splunk