Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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.

Content Management
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 199 214
Rank change year-on-year -17 +15 -9
Contract jobs citing Content Management 143 176 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.86% 1.06% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.28% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 97 150
South East median daily rate £375 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.56% +24.14%
10th Percentile £260 £213 £262
90th Percentile £526 £588 £700
England median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 6
South East median hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.14% -11.39% +142.48%
10th Percentile £17.40 £20.75 £13.56
90th Percentile £35.60 £52.25 £61.25
England median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +11.54% +13.04% +23.96%

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 13737 13730 15709
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.82% 82.62% 80.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8241 8306 9370
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £255
90th Percentile £575 £563 £535
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 454 548 602
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.02% +0.75% +51.71%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.68 £48.75
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 55 £388 -10.92% 6
West Sussex +21 48 £338 -18.18% 1
Berkshire +12 39 £388 -13.89% 1
Hampshire -38 22 £383 -4.38% 1
Surrey -10 18 £460 +31.43% 3
Buckinghamshire -19 16 £388 +25.00% 4
East Sussex -7 1 £215 -33.85% 1
Content Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 85 (59.44%) CMS
2 43 (30.07%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (25.87%) Asset Management
3 37 (25.87%) Degree
4 34 (23.78%) Marketing
5 28 (19.58%) HTML
6 26 (18.18%) Migration
6 26 (18.18%) Maximo
7 24 (16.78%) JavaScript
7 24 (16.78%) Adobe
8 23 (16.08%) Documentum
8 23 (16.08%) Project Management
8 23 (16.08%) JIRA
8 23 (16.08%) Data Migration
9 21 (14.69%) Scrum
9 21 (14.69%) Document Management
10 19 (13.29%) User Acceptance Testing
10 19 (13.29%) Analytics
11 18 (12.59%) Publishing
11 18 (12.59%) Photoshop
12 17 (11.89%) User Experience
13 16 (11.19%) SAP
13 16 (11.19%) Digital Marketing
14 15 (10.49%) Web Development
14 15 (10.49%) E-Commerce
14 15 (10.49%) IBM
14 15 (10.49%) Microsoft
14 15 (10.49%) Change Management
15 14 (9.79%) CSS
15 14 (9.79%) SQL

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 85 (59.44%) CMS
2 23 (16.08%) Documentum
3 12 (8.39%) SharePoint
4 10 (6.99%) Confluence
5 7 (4.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (4.90%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (4.20%) Drupal
6 6 (4.20%) MS Project Server
7 5 (3.50%) Alfresco
8 4 (2.80%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.40%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.40%) IIS
9 2 (1.40%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.40%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.70%) Apache
10 1 (0.70%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.70%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.70%) Liferay
10 1 (0.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (12.59%) Photoshop
2 10 (6.99%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (3.50%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (2.10%) FrameMaker
4 3 (2.10%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (1.40%) XMetaL
6 1 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 26 (18.18%) Maximo
2 7 (4.90%) SAP MM
3 6 (4.20%) SAP CO
3 6 (4.20%) SAP FI
3 6 (4.20%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (2.80%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (1.40%) SAP CCM
5 2 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.70%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.70%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.50%) Google Analytics
3 3 (2.10%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (2.10%) Office 365
4 2 (1.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (1.40%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.40%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.40%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (1.40%) CloudFront
4 2 (1.40%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (1.40%) Serverless
5 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.70%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.29%) Intranet
2 7 (4.90%) Internet
3 5 (3.50%) HTTP
4 4 (2.80%) SMS
5 2 (1.40%) LAN
5 2 (1.40%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.70%) DHCP
6 1 (0.70%) DNS
6 1 (0.70%) Firewall
6 1 (0.70%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.70%) NAS
6 1 (0.70%) Network Security
6 1 (0.70%) SAN
6 1 (0.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.10%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (0.70%) Big Data
3 1 (0.70%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 23 (16.08%) JIRA
2 6 (4.20%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.80%) Gradle
3 4 (2.80%) Maven
3 4 (2.80%) Subversion
4 3 (2.10%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (1.40%) Ant
5 2 (1.40%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (1.40%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.40%) Checkstyle
5 2 (1.40%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.40%) eggPlant
5 2 (1.40%) IntelliJ
5 2 (1.40%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.40%) JMeter
5 2 (1.40%) JUnit
5 2 (1.40%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.40%) NeoLoad
5 2 (1.40%) Selenium
5 2 (1.40%) SonarQube
General
1 34 (23.78%) Marketing
2 18 (12.59%) Publishing
3 13 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (7.69%) Finance
5 10 (6.99%) Legal
6 7 (4.90%) Retail
7 3 (2.10%) Advertising
7 3 (2.10%) German Language
7 3 (2.10%) Italian Language
7 3 (2.10%) Japanese Language
7 3 (2.10%) Korean Language
7 3 (2.10%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.70%) Banking
8 1 (0.70%) Electronics
8 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.70%) Games
8 1 (0.70%) Law
8 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.70%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (15.38%) Analyst
2 21 (14.69%) Developer
3 14 (9.79%) Designer
4 13 (9.09%) Administrator
5 12 (8.39%) Content Designer
6 11 (7.69%) Architect
7 9 (6.29%) Project Manager
7 9 (6.29%) Test Analyst
8 8 (5.59%) Web Administrator
9 6 (4.20%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.20%) Web Analyst
10 5 (3.50%) Author
10 5 (3.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (3.50%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.50%) Technical Author
11 4 (2.80%) Content Manager
11 4 (2.80%) IT Analyst
11 4 (2.80%) Senior Developer
11 4 (2.80%) UX Designer
11 4 (2.80%) Web Content Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (19.58%) HTML
2 14 (9.79%) CSS
3 10 (6.99%) XML
4 7 (4.90%) HTML5
4 7 (4.90%) jQuery
5 6 (4.20%) Web Services
6 5 (3.50%) .NET
6 5 (3.50%) JSP
6 5 (3.50%) Spring
7 4 (2.80%) JSON
7 4 (2.80%) React
7 4 (2.80%) REST
7 4 (2.80%) Sass
7 4 (2.80%) WebCenter
8 3 (2.10%) .NET Framework
8 3 (2.10%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.10%) CSS3
9 2 (1.40%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.40%) JSF
9 2 (1.40%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.89%) User Experience
2 13 (9.09%) Social Media
3 12 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (6.99%) Management Information System
5 8 (5.59%) Virtual Team
6 6 (4.20%) Algorithms
7 5 (3.50%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.50%) Reference Data
8 3 (2.10%) Internet of Things
8 3 (2.10%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.10%) W3C
9 2 (1.40%) Marketing Technology
9 2 (1.40%) Replication
9 2 (1.40%) Social Network
10 1 (0.70%) Blog
10 1 (0.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.70%) FMCG
10 1 (0.70%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.20%) Unix
2 5 (3.50%) Linux
2 5 (3.50%) Mac OS X
3 4 (2.80%) Windows
4 2 (1.40%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.70%) AIX
5 1 (0.70%) Android
5 1 (0.70%) Solaris
5 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.70%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (30.07%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (25.87%) Asset Management
3 26 (18.18%) Migration
4 23 (16.08%) Data Migration
4 23 (16.08%) Project Management
5 21 (14.69%) Document Management
5 21 (14.69%) Scrum
6 19 (13.29%) Analytics
6 19 (13.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 16 (11.19%) Digital Marketing
8 15 (10.49%) Change Management
8 15 (10.49%) E-Commerce
8 15 (10.49%) Web Development
9 14 (9.79%) SDLC
10 12 (8.39%) CRM
11 11 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
12 10 (6.99%) Test Automation
13 9 (6.29%) Business Transformation
13 9 (6.29%) Enterprise Content Management
13 9 (6.29%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 24 (16.78%) JavaScript
2 14 (9.79%) SQL
3 12 (8.39%) Java
4 4 (2.80%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.40%) C#
5 2 (1.40%) Groovy
5 2 (1.40%) PHP
5 2 (1.40%) Python
5 2 (1.40%) Ruby
5 2 (1.40%) TypeScript
5 2 (1.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 37 (25.87%) Degree
2 6 (4.20%) ISEB
3 5 (3.50%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.50%) PMI Certification
3 5 (3.50%) PMP
4 4 (2.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.10%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.40%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.70%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.70%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.70%) HNC
7 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.70%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.70%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.59%) QA
2 3 (2.10%) PMO
3 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.40%) Docker
1 2 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (4.90%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.40%) HP Fortify
3 1 (0.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (16.78%) Adobe
2 16 (11.19%) SAP
3 15 (10.49%) IBM
3 15 (10.49%) Microsoft
4 14 (9.79%) OpenText
5 11 (7.69%) Oracle
6 10 (6.99%) HP
7 8 (5.59%) Google
7 8 (5.59%) Sitecore
8 5 (3.50%) Cisco
8 5 (3.50%) FatWire
9 3 (2.10%) Atlassian
9 3 (2.10%) hybris
10 2 (1.40%) Splunk
11 1 (0.70%) Brocade
11 1 (0.70%) EMC
11 1 (0.70%) Ensighten
11 1 (0.70%) Percussion
11 1 (0.70%) VMware
11 1 (0.70%) Xamarin