Period
to 20 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 20 November 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 West
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 202 166 152
Rank change year-on-year -36 -14 +7
Contract jobs citing Content Management 25 55 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.39% 0.87% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 1.01% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 31 27
South West median daily rate £438 £363 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.69% -2.03% +11.70%
10th Percentile £304 £160 £138
90th Percentile £525 £550 £461
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
South West median hourly rate - £58.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +38.24% -
England median hourly rate £25.68 £35.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -26.63% +20.69% +11.54%

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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,500 5,430 4,714
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 84.88% 86.20% 84.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,478 3,419 2,974
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £250
90th Percentile £625 £575 £556
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 220 194
South West median hourly rate £42.00 £41.53 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.13% +18.66% +18.24%
10th Percentile £13.75 £15.23 £11.83
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.08 £50.18
England median hourly rate £23.75 £22.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +7.95% -6.38% +2.17%

Content Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Content Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Content Management in the South West

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Content Management in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Content Management in the South West

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Content Management in the South West over the 6 months to 20 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Content Management in the South West

Content Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Content Management in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Content Management in the South West

Content Management
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Bristol -8 14 £400 +33.33% 8
Somerset +3 5 £460 -0.54%
Wiltshire -18 3 £515 +33.64% 2
Gloucestershire - 3 - - 1
Content Management
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 West region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 20 (80.00%) CMS
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) Intranet
3 6 (24.00%) SAP
3 6 (24.00%) Adobe
3 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.00%) Web Development
4 5 (20.00%) Drupal
4 5 (20.00%) Analytics
4 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.00%) Retail
4 5 (20.00%) Finance
5 4 (16.00%) Internet
5 4 (16.00%) HTML
5 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.00%) CSS
5 4 (16.00%) CRM
5 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (16.00%) Front End Development
6 3 (12.00%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (12.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 3 (12.00%) Animation
6 3 (12.00%) Marketing
6 3 (12.00%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (12.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (12.00%) 3D Modelling
6 3 (12.00%) PTC Creo
6 3 (12.00%) Translating Business Requirements

Content Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 20 (80.00%) CMS
2 5 (20.00%) Drupal
3 3 (12.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Apache
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (4.00%) IIS
4 1 (4.00%) JBoss
4 1 (4.00%) SilverStripe
4 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (12.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (12.00%) PTC Creo
1 3 (12.00%) Windchill
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Hybris
1 1 (4.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Intranet
2 4 (16.00%) Internet
3 3 (12.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
1 5 (20.00%) Retail
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Electronics
3 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.00%) Public Sector
3 2 (8.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Digital Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Digital Business Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Digital Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Content Editor
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Illustrator
4 3 (12.00%) Web Content Editor
4 3 (12.00%) Web Editor
5 2 (8.00%) Coordinator
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Data Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Development Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) CSS
1 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (8.00%) CSS3
2 2 (8.00%) HTML5
2 2 (8.00%) JSON
2 2 (8.00%) Web Services
3 1 (4.00%) Ajax
3 1 (4.00%) Angular 2
3 1 (4.00%) Google Maps API
3 1 (4.00%) Java EE
3 1 (4.00%) jQuery
3 1 (4.00%) JSP
3 1 (4.00%) LAMP
3 1 (4.00%) REST
3 1 (4.00%) RESTful
3 1 (4.00%) RSS
3 1 (4.00%) Sass
3 1 (4.00%) WebCenter
3 1 (4.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Animation
1 3 (12.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (12.00%) Data Structures
1 3 (12.00%) Self-Motivation
1 3 (12.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Solaris
2 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.00%) Analytics
3 5 (20.00%) Web Development
4 4 (16.00%) CRM
4 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (16.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (12.00%) 3D Modelling
5 3 (12.00%) CAD
5 3 (12.00%) Data Munging
5 3 (12.00%) ETL
5 3 (12.00%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (12.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (12.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.00%) User Stories
6 2 (8.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
3 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Adobe
1 6 (24.00%) SAP
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) FatWire
4 1 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) hybris
4 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com