Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 240 236 212
Rank change year-on-year -4 -24 0
Contract jobs citing Content Management 143 142 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.87% 0.87% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.04% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 81 104
South East median daily rate £413 £373 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.74% -12.35% -4.76%
10th Percentile £313 £272 £227
90th Percentile £593 £500 £572
England median daily rate £450 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +11.80% +0.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 12
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% -3.33% -24.05%
10th Percentile £26.55 £15.60 £12.38
90th Percentile £38.20 £37.40 £52.25
England median hourly rate £33.19 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.11% +30.00% +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 14,134 13,711 14,196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 85.91% 84.26% 83.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,511 8,166 8,638
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £275 £262 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 502 473 582
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - -4.26%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.28 £11.76
90th Percentile £51.23 £49.90 £50.00
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.99 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.97% +11.07% +3.52%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 16 October 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 +16 68 £400 - 13
Berkshire -10 40 £400 - 8
Hampshire -5 28 £475 +21.79% 9
West Sussex -32 23 £363 +7.41%
Buckinghamshire +26 14 £438 +9.38% 2
Oxfordshire - 14 £400 - 3
Surrey -26 12 £575 +53.85% 6
Kent - 6 £725 - 3
Middlesex - 6 - -
East Sussex -4 1 - - 2
Content Management
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 82 (57.34%) CMS
2 47 (32.87%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (32.17%) HTML
4 37 (25.87%) CSS
5 35 (24.48%) JavaScript
6 34 (23.78%) User Experience
7 31 (21.68%) Marketing
8 28 (19.58%) Migration
9 25 (17.48%) SharePoint
9 25 (17.48%) Responsive Web Design
10 24 (16.78%) Project Management
11 23 (16.08%) Front End Development
12 22 (15.38%) Data Migration
13 21 (14.69%) jQuery
13 21 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
14 20 (13.99%) Analytics
14 20 (13.99%) Office 365
15 19 (13.29%) Publishing
15 19 (13.29%) HTML5
16 18 (12.59%) E-Commerce
17 17 (11.89%) Degree
17 17 (11.89%) CRM
18 16 (11.19%) Microsoft
18 16 (11.19%) XML
18 16 (11.19%) Scrum
18 16 (11.19%) Pharmaceutical
18 16 (11.19%) Management Information System
18 16 (11.19%) Business Analysis
18 16 (11.19%) Web Analytics
18 16 (11.19%) Document Management

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 82 (57.34%) CMS
2 25 (17.48%) SharePoint
3 15 (10.49%) WordPress
4 12 (8.39%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 10 (6.99%) Confluence
7 7 (4.90%) Apache Solr
7 7 (4.90%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (4.20%) Drupal
9 5 (3.50%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (2.10%) SAS
11 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.70%) Documentum
11 1 (0.70%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.70%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (3.50%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.10%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.10%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Maximo
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.99%) Office 365
2 15 (10.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (8.39%) OneDrive
3 12 (8.39%) PaaS
3 12 (8.39%) SaaS
4 10 (6.99%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (6.99%) Yammer
5 8 (5.59%) Boomi
5 8 (5.59%) IaaS
6 7 (4.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 7 (4.90%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (4.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 7 (4.90%) Amazon S3
6 7 (4.90%) Amazon SQS
6 7 (4.90%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (4.90%) CloudFront
6 7 (4.90%) Google Analytics
6 7 (4.90%) Serverless
7 5 (3.50%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.70%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.29%) Firewall
1 9 (6.29%) HTTP
2 8 (5.59%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.70%) Broadband
3 1 (0.70%) DNS
3 1 (0.70%) DOCSIS
3 1 (0.70%) Internet
3 1 (0.70%) Intranet
3 1 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.70%) SMS
3 1 (0.70%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (2.80%) MySQL
3 2 (1.40%) Redis
3 2 (1.40%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (9.09%) JIRA
2 11 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 8 (5.59%) Fiddler
4 7 (4.90%) Checkstyle
4 7 (4.90%) Eclipse
4 7 (4.90%) Gradle
4 7 (4.90%) IntelliJ
4 7 (4.90%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.90%) JUnit
4 7 (4.90%) Maven
4 7 (4.90%) Mercurial
4 7 (4.90%) SonarQube
5 4 (2.80%) Firebug
6 2 (1.40%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.70%) TestRail
7 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 31 (21.68%) Marketing
2 19 (13.29%) Publishing
3 16 (11.19%) Pharmaceutical
4 14 (9.79%) Finance
5 8 (5.59%) Retail
5 8 (5.59%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.40%) Automotive
6 2 (1.40%) Legal
6 2 (1.40%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.70%) Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.70%) Local Government
7 1 (0.70%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 30 (20.98%) Developer
2 23 (16.08%) Analyst
3 20 (13.99%) Designer
4 18 (12.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 16 (11.19%) Business Analyst
6 13 (9.09%) Project Manager
7 11 (7.69%) IT Manager
8 10 (6.99%) Content Designer
8 10 (6.99%) Office 365 Engineer
9 9 (6.29%) SharePoint Engineer
9 9 (6.29%) Solutions Designer
9 9 (6.29%) Web Content Designer
9 9 (6.29%) Web Designer
10 8 (5.59%) IT Analyst
11 7 (4.90%) Digital Analyst
12 6 (4.20%) Architect
12 6 (4.20%) Consultant
12 6 (4.20%) Digital Business Analyst
12 6 (4.20%) Digital Project Manager
12 6 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (32.17%) HTML
2 37 (25.87%) CSS
3 21 (14.69%) jQuery
4 19 (13.29%) HTML5
5 16 (11.19%) XML
6 14 (9.79%) REST
7 12 (8.39%) AngularJS
7 12 (8.39%) CSS3
8 11 (7.69%) React
8 11 (7.69%) Web Services
9 10 (6.99%) Django
10 7 (4.90%) JSF
10 7 (4.90%) JSON
10 7 (4.90%) Sass
10 7 (4.90%) Spring
10 7 (4.90%) Spring MVC
10 7 (4.90%) Struts
11 6 (4.20%) .NET
12 4 (2.80%) EDI
12 4 (2.80%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 34 (23.78%) User Experience
2 21 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (11.19%) Management Information System
4 12 (8.39%) Computer Science
5 11 (7.69%) Mobile App
6 9 (6.29%) Life Science
7 5 (3.50%) LIMS
8 2 (1.40%) Clustering
8 2 (1.40%) FMCG
8 2 (1.40%) Minimum Viable Product
8 2 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.40%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.40%) Wiki
9 1 (0.70%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.70%) Animation
9 1 (0.70%) Blog
9 1 (0.70%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.70%) PKI
9 1 (0.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.09%) Windows
2 10 (6.99%) Windows Server
3 8 (5.59%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.40%) Android
4 2 (1.40%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.70%) Linux
5 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (32.87%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (19.58%) Migration
3 25 (17.48%) Responsive Web Design
4 24 (16.78%) Project Management
5 23 (16.08%) Front End Development
6 22 (15.38%) Data Migration
7 20 (13.99%) Analytics
8 18 (12.59%) E-Commerce
9 17 (11.89%) CRM
10 16 (11.19%) Business Analysis
10 16 (11.19%) Document Management
10 16 (11.19%) Scrum
10 16 (11.19%) Web Analytics
11 15 (10.49%) User Stories
12 14 (9.79%) Digital Marketing
13 13 (9.09%) Web Design
14 11 (7.69%) Runbook
14 11 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
14 11 (7.69%) Web Development
15 10 (6.99%) Content Writing
Programming Languages
1 35 (24.48%) JavaScript
2 13 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 9 (6.29%) Java
4 7 (4.90%) Java 8
5 4 (2.80%) PHP
5 4 (2.80%) PHP 5
5 4 (2.80%) PHP 7
6 2 (1.40%) SQL
7 1 (0.70%) C#
7 1 (0.70%) ES6
7 1 (0.70%) Perl
7 1 (0.70%) Python
7 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (11.89%) Degree
2 12 (8.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (5.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (4.90%) ISEB
5 6 (4.20%) APMP
6 3 (2.10%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.40%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.70%) ECDL
8 1 (0.70%) HNC
8 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.09%) GxP
2 7 (4.90%) PMO
3 6 (4.20%) QA
4 4 (2.80%) SLA
5 3 (2.10%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 3 (2.10%) GCP
5 3 (2.10%) GLP
5 3 (2.10%) GMP
6 2 (1.40%) Data Quality
6 2 (1.40%) GDPR
6 2 (1.40%) WCAG
7 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (10.49%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.10%) Docker
2 3 (2.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.10%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.40%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (1.40%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.70%) Ansible
3 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (11.19%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.79%) Sitecore
3 12 (8.39%) Google
4 11 (7.69%) Adobe
5 9 (6.29%) ForgeRock
6 8 (5.59%) Dell
6 8 (5.59%) FatWire
6 8 (5.59%) SAP
7 3 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.40%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.40%) Oracle
9 1 (0.70%) Demandware
9 1 (0.70%) F5
9 1 (0.70%) Kofax
9 1 (0.70%) Meridio
9 1 (0.70%) OpenText
9 1 (0.70%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.70%) Thunderhead