Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 225 213 193
Rank change year-on-year -12 -20 -18
Contract jobs citing Content Management 146 141 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.88% 0.91% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 1.11% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 84 153
South East median daily rate £380 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £264 £213 £263
90th Percentile £530 £565 £700
England median daily rate £438 £412 £419
% change year-on-year +6.32% -1.73% +11.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 7
South East median hourly rate £29.00 £23.68 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.47% +57.87% -20.78%
10th Percentile £17.80 £21.34 £11.93
90th Percentile £36.80 £30.74 £61.25
England median hourly rate £27.00 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +35.00% -13.04% -16.36%

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 13,705 12,760 14,587
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.80% 82.33% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,293 7,637 8,735
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 506 616
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.59 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.98% -21.37% +62.16%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.06 £11.90
90th Percentile £50.25 £49.50 £52.50
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -1 61 £400 -11.11% 15
West Sussex +22 43 £343 -36.28% 3
Berkshire -1 41 £388 -13.89% 11
Hampshire -22 23 £363 -9.38% 7
Surrey -15 20 £470 +44.62% 12
Buckinghamshire -16 19 £400 +3.23% 4
Oxfordshire -7 1 £525 +8.70%
Content Management
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 89 (60.96%) CMS
2 42 (28.77%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (26.03%) Asset Management
4 30 (20.55%) Marketing
4 30 (20.55%) Degree
5 29 (19.86%) Migration
6 27 (18.49%) Document Management
7 25 (17.12%) HTML
8 24 (16.44%) JavaScript
8 24 (16.44%) SAP
8 24 (16.44%) Maximo
8 24 (16.44%) JIRA
9 23 (15.75%) Data Migration
10 22 (15.07%) Adobe
11 21 (14.38%) Project Management
12 20 (13.70%) Documentum
13 19 (13.01%) SQL
13 19 (13.01%) Scrum
14 18 (12.33%) User Acceptance Testing
15 17 (11.64%) Finance
16 16 (10.96%) Microsoft
16 16 (10.96%) E-Commerce
16 16 (10.96%) Digital Marketing
17 15 (10.27%) Photoshop
17 15 (10.27%) Analytics
18 14 (9.59%) Amazon AWS
18 14 (9.59%) Confluence
19 13 (8.90%) SharePoint
19 13 (8.90%) Matrix Organization
20 12 (8.22%) System Integration Testing

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 89 (60.96%) CMS
2 20 (13.70%) Documentum
3 14 (9.59%) Confluence
4 13 (8.90%) SharePoint
5 7 (4.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (4.11%) Apache Solr
6 6 (4.11%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (4.11%) MS Project Server
7 5 (3.42%) Alfresco
7 5 (3.42%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (2.74%) Drupal
9 3 (2.05%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.37%) IIS
10 2 (1.37%) MS Exchange
10 2 (1.37%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.68%) Apache
11 1 (0.68%) Captiva
11 1 (0.68%) FileNet
11 1 (0.68%) Liferay
11 1 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 15 (10.27%) Photoshop
2 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (2.74%) FrameMaker
4 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.37%) XMetaL
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (16.44%) Maximo
2 7 (4.79%) SAP MM
3 6 (4.11%) SAP CO
3 6 (4.11%) SAP FI
3 6 (4.11%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (3.42%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (1.37%) SAP CCM
5 2 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.68%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.68%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.59%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.48%) Office 365
3 7 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (4.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 6 (4.11%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (4.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 6 (4.11%) Amazon S3
4 6 (4.11%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (4.11%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (4.11%) CloudFront
4 6 (4.11%) Serverless
5 3 (2.05%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (1.37%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.68%) PaaS
7 1 (0.68%) SaaS
7 1 (0.68%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.16%) Intranet
2 5 (3.42%) Internet
2 5 (3.42%) SMS
3 4 (2.74%) DHCP
3 4 (2.74%) DNS
3 4 (2.74%) HTTP
3 4 (2.74%) NAS
3 4 (2.74%) SAN
4 3 (2.05%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (2.05%) LAN
4 3 (2.05%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.37%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.37%) WAN
6 1 (0.68%) Firewall
6 1 (0.68%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.68%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (2.05%) DB2
2 3 (2.05%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.37%) Big Data
3 2 (1.37%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.68%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.68%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 24 (16.44%) JIRA
2 12 (8.22%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.11%) Checkstyle
3 6 (4.11%) Eclipse
3 6 (4.11%) Gradle
3 6 (4.11%) IntelliJ
3 6 (4.11%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.11%) JUnit
3 6 (4.11%) Maven
3 6 (4.11%) Mercurial
3 6 (4.11%) SonarQube
4 4 (2.74%) Subversion
5 3 (2.05%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.68%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (20.55%) Marketing
2 17 (11.64%) Finance
3 12 (8.22%) Publishing
4 10 (6.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (4.79%) Legal
6 6 (4.11%) Retail
7 3 (2.05%) Advertising
7 3 (2.05%) Banking
7 3 (2.05%) German Language
7 3 (2.05%) Italian Language
7 3 (2.05%) Japanese Language
7 3 (2.05%) Korean Language
7 3 (2.05%) Russian Language
7 3 (2.05%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.37%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.68%) Electronics
9 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.68%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (16.44%) Developer
2 21 (14.38%) Analyst
3 15 (10.27%) Project Manager
4 14 (9.59%) Administrator
5 11 (7.53%) Architect
6 10 (6.85%) Designer
7 9 (6.16%) Test Analyst
8 8 (5.48%) Content Designer
8 8 (5.48%) Web Administrator
9 7 (4.79%) Author
9 7 (4.79%) Consultant
9 7 (4.79%) Technical Author
10 6 (4.11%) Content Manager
10 6 (4.11%) Java Developer
10 6 (4.11%) Web Analyst
11 5 (3.42%) Business Analyst
11 5 (3.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 5 (3.42%) IT Analyst
11 5 (3.42%) Senior Manager
11 5 (3.42%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.12%) HTML
2 11 (7.53%) XML
3 8 (5.48%) Web Services
4 7 (4.79%) JSP
5 6 (4.11%) .NET
5 6 (4.11%) AngularJS
5 6 (4.11%) CSS
5 6 (4.11%) JSF
5 6 (4.11%) React
5 6 (4.11%) REST
5 6 (4.11%) Spring
5 6 (4.11%) Spring MVC
5 6 (4.11%) Struts
6 4 (2.74%) Sass
6 4 (2.74%) WebCenter
7 3 (2.05%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.05%) HTML5
7 3 (2.05%) jQuery
7 3 (2.05%) JSR 170
7 3 (2.05%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.22%) Social Media
2 11 (7.53%) User Experience
3 10 (6.85%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.11%) Virtual Team
5 5 (3.42%) Reference Data
6 4 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.05%) Clustering
7 3 (2.05%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.05%) Internet of Things
7 3 (2.05%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.05%) W3C
8 2 (1.37%) Marketing Technology
8 2 (1.37%) Social Network
9 1 (0.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.68%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.68%) FMCG
9 1 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.68%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.16%) Unix
2 8 (5.48%) Linux
3 5 (3.42%) Mac OS X
4 4 (2.74%) Windows
5 2 (1.37%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.68%) AIX
6 1 (0.68%) Android
6 1 (0.68%) Solaris
6 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (28.77%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (26.03%) Asset Management
3 29 (19.86%) Migration
4 27 (18.49%) Document Management
5 23 (15.75%) Data Migration
6 21 (14.38%) Project Management
7 19 (13.01%) Scrum
8 18 (12.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 16 (10.96%) Digital Marketing
9 16 (10.96%) E-Commerce
10 15 (10.27%) Analytics
11 13 (8.90%) Matrix Organization
12 12 (8.22%) CRM
12 12 (8.22%) System Integration Testing
12 12 (8.22%) Web Development
13 11 (7.53%) User Stories
13 11 (7.53%) Workflow
14 9 (6.16%) Business Transformation
14 9 (6.16%) Change Management
14 9 (6.16%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 24 (16.44%) JavaScript
2 19 (13.01%) SQL
3 12 (8.22%) Java
4 7 (4.79%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.05%) C#
6 2 (1.37%) TypeScript
6 2 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (20.55%) Degree
2 6 (4.11%) ISEB
3 5 (3.42%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.42%) PMI Certification
3 5 (3.42%) PMP
4 4 (2.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.05%) MCP
5 3 (2.05%) MCSE
6 2 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.37%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.68%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.68%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.68%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.16%) QA
2 8 (5.48%) PMO
3 4 (2.74%) GDPR
4 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.42%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.05%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.37%) DFS Replication
3 2 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.68%) Firmware
4 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (2.74%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (2.74%) SCCM
1 4 (2.74%) SCOM
2 3 (2.05%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.37%) Ansible
4 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (16.44%) SAP
2 22 (15.07%) Adobe
3 16 (10.96%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.79%) IBM
4 7 (4.79%) Oracle
5 6 (4.11%) Sitecore
6 5 (3.42%) Google
6 5 (3.42%) HP
6 5 (3.42%) OpenText
7 4 (2.74%) Cisco
7 4 (2.74%) EMC
7 4 (2.74%) FatWire
8 3 (2.05%) Citrix
9 2 (1.37%) Cognos
9 2 (1.37%) Fiserv
10 1 (0.68%) Ensighten
10 1 (0.68%) hybris
10 1 (0.68%) Kofax
10 1 (0.68%) Symantec
10 1 (0.68%) Xamarin