Period
to 16 December 2018

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 16 December 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 West
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 162 155
Rank change year-on-year -4 -7 +1
Contract jobs citing Content Management 62 42 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.96% 0.76% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 0.91% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 24 33
South West median daily rate £369 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.43% -4.00% +8.85%
10th Percentile £186 £122 £225
90th Percentile £550 £445 £548
England median daily rate £450 £425 £412
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.28% -3.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 0
South West median hourly rate £58.75 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.56% - -
England median hourly rate £33.19 £29.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +14.43% +34.88% -2.27%

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 5,558 4,601 4,654
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.78% 83.37% 82.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,556 2,895 3,114
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £276 £253 £240
90th Percentile £575 £560 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 197 297
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £33.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.24% - -15.92%
10th Percentile £13.05 £11.53 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.13 £49.25 £47.50
England median hourly rate £22.10 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -11.61% +8.70% +4.55%

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 16 December 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Content Management in the South West over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 16 December 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
Bristol +10 37 £344 +2.61% 12
Devon -6 14 - - 3
Wiltshire -23 7 £413 +114.29% 1
Dorset - 2 - - 2
Somerset -8 1 £463 - 1
Content Management
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 West region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 41 (66.13%) CMS
2 26 (41.94%) Oracle
3 21 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (25.81%) HTML
5 15 (24.19%) Middleware
5 15 (24.19%) Oracle ADF
5 15 (24.19%) Oracle Fusion
5 15 (24.19%) WebCenter
5 15 (24.19%) Oracle BPM
5 15 (24.19%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (22.58%) Oracle Database
6 14 (22.58%) Adobe
7 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
7 13 (20.97%) Blog
8 12 (19.35%) SC Cleared
8 12 (19.35%) Security Cleared
8 12 (19.35%) Web Development
8 12 (19.35%) Windows
8 12 (19.35%) SQL Server
8 12 (19.35%) Oracle Database 12c
8 12 (19.35%) Self-Motivation
9 11 (17.74%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (17.74%) Acceptance Criteria
9 11 (17.74%) Analytics
9 11 (17.74%) Test Automation
9 11 (17.74%) Workflow
9 11 (17.74%) Process Management
9 11 (17.74%) Marketing
9 11 (17.74%) QA
10 10 (16.13%) Degree

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 41 (66.13%) CMS
2 8 (12.90%) Drupal
3 6 (9.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (8.06%) Confluence
5 4 (6.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (4.84%) ColdFusion
6 3 (4.84%) Umbraco
7 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.61%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.61%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (24.19%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.23%) StreamServe
3 1 (1.61%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Google Analytics
1 8 (12.90%) MailChimp
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.84%) GitHub
4 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.23%) Trello
5 1 (1.61%) IaaS
5 1 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Internet
1 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) Oracle Database
2 12 (19.35%) Oracle Database 12c
2 12 (19.35%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.84%) Couchbase
4 2 (3.23%) Power BI
4 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.61%) GIS
5 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Selenium
1 8 (12.90%) SoapUI
1 8 (12.90%) WebDriver
2 7 (11.29%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.68%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.84%) Grunt
4 3 (4.84%) Maven
4 3 (4.84%) Mockito
4 3 (4.84%) SonarQube
5 2 (3.23%) Bitbucket
5 2 (3.23%) JIRA
5 2 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (3.23%) Subversion
6 1 (1.61%) Gradle
6 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (17.74%) Marketing
2 5 (8.06%) Finance
3 3 (4.84%) Publishing
4 2 (3.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Electronics
5 1 (1.61%) Legal
5 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (43.55%) Developer
2 15 (24.19%) Oracle Developer
3 10 (16.13%) BPM Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Software Tester
4 8 (12.90%) Tester
5 7 (11.29%) Software Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Technical Writer
8 2 (3.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (3.23%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (3.23%) Oracle Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) Oracle Specialist
9 1 (1.61%) Digital Architect
9 1 (1.61%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.61%) Django Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Python/Django Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Senior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.81%) HTML
2 15 (24.19%) Middleware
2 15 (24.19%) Oracle ADF
2 15 (24.19%) Oracle Fusion
2 15 (24.19%) WebCenter
3 10 (16.13%) REST
4 6 (9.68%) CSS
4 6 (9.68%) HTML5
5 5 (8.06%) AngularJS
5 5 (8.06%) SOAP
6 4 (6.45%) .NET
6 4 (6.45%) OAuth
6 4 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (6.45%) Web Services
7 3 (4.84%) jQuery
7 3 (4.84%) JSR 170
7 3 (4.84%) OSGi
7 3 (4.84%) React
8 2 (3.23%) PowerMock
8 2 (3.23%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (20.97%) Blog
3 12 (19.35%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (16.13%) Social Media
5 8 (12.90%) Photography
6 7 (11.29%) User Experience
7 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
8 3 (4.84%) Wiki
9 2 (3.23%) Graphic Design
9 2 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (1.61%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.35%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (19.35%) Web Development
3 11 (17.74%) Acceptance Criteria
3 11 (17.74%) Analytics
3 11 (17.74%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (17.74%) Process Management
3 11 (17.74%) Test Automation
3 11 (17.74%) Workflow
4 10 (16.13%) Coaching
4 10 (16.13%) Customer Requirements
4 10 (16.13%) Statistics
5 9 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (12.90%) API Testing
6 8 (12.90%) SDLC
6 8 (12.90%) SEO
6 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
6 8 (12.90%) Test Scripting
7 7 (11.29%) Kanban
8 6 (9.68%) Scrum
9 5 (8.06%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) PowerShell
1 8 (12.90%) VBScript
2 6 (9.68%) Java
2 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.06%) SQL
4 3 (4.84%) C#
4 3 (4.84%) Python
5 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) SC Cleared
1 12 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.13%) Degree
3 8 (12.90%) ISEB
4 4 (6.45%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.23%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.74%) QA
2 8 (12.90%) WCAG
3 1 (1.61%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) WMI
2 2 (3.23%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.61%) Ansible
3 1 (1.61%) Puppet
3 1 (1.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (41.94%) Oracle
2 14 (22.58%) Adobe
3 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
4 10 (16.13%) Facebook
5 8 (12.90%) Google
5 8 (12.90%) Hootsuite
5 8 (12.90%) Twitter
6 2 (3.23%) Coverity
6 2 (3.23%) hybris
6 2 (3.23%) Omniture
6 2 (3.23%) OpenText
6 2 (3.23%) SAP
6 2 (3.23%) Splunk
6 2 (3.23%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.61%) ESRI
7 1 (1.61%) IBM