Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 113 156
Rank change year-on-year -62 +43 -16
Contract jobs citing Content Management 23 96 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.45% 1.82% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 2.19% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 62 37
South West median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £164 £250 £213
90th Percentile £535 £500 £495
England median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £122.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -73.47% +1125.00%
10th Percentile £20.45 £17.25 £111.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £33.75 £133.75
England median hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +11.90% +40.00% -31.82%

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 4,184 4,379 4,880
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.54% 83.01% 82.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,558 2,887 3,316
South West median daily rate £405 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £270 £240 £255
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 234 274
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £38.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.08% -3.75% +23.00%
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £51.75 £51.05
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +6.38% +11.90%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 23 April 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
Devon -1 7 £400 -5.88%
Bristol -6 4 £180 -60.00% 6
Somerset 0 3 £388 +72.22%
Gloucestershire -7 3 £300 -3.23% 1
Cornwall -5 2 £213 - 1
Wiltshire -28 2 £438 +6.06% 4
Content Management
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
2 10 (43.48%) HTML
3 9 (39.13%) CSS
3 9 (39.13%) SharePoint
3 9 (39.13%) Workflow
3 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (39.13%) Enterprise Content Management
4 8 (34.78%) Document Management
4 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (30.43%) CMS
5 7 (30.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (30.43%) Nintex
6 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
6 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
8 4 (17.39%) Adobe
8 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (17.39%) Java
8 4 (17.39%) Degree
9 3 (13.04%) JSR 170
9 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Mockito
9 3 (13.04%) OSGi
9 3 (13.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (13.04%) PowerMock
9 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (13.04%) SQL
9 3 (13.04%) Windows
9 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
9 3 (13.04%) Intranet

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 9 (39.13%) SharePoint
2 7 (30.43%) CMS
2 7 (30.43%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (13.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (8.70%) IIS
4 2 (8.70%) Umbraco
5 1 (4.35%) EPiServer
5 1 (4.35%) FileNet
5 1 (4.35%) Kentico
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Intranet
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Mockito
2 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) Maven
2 2 (8.70%) SonarQube
2 2 (8.70%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 2 (8.70%) Banking
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior SharePoint Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) MySQL Developer
4 2 (8.70%) PHP Developer
4 2 (8.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (4.35%) CMS Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Executive
5 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce Architect
5 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Junior
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Junior PHP Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Report Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) HTML
2 9 (39.13%) CSS
3 3 (13.04%) JSR 170
3 3 (13.04%) OSGi
3 3 (13.04%) PowerMock
4 2 (8.70%) jQuery
4 2 (8.70%) JSON
5 1 (4.35%) .NET
5 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.35%) Photography
3 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.35%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.35%) Android
3 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (39.13%) Enterprise Content Management
1 9 (39.13%) Workflow
2 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (34.78%) Document Management
3 3 (13.04%) Scrum
3 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Analytics
4 2 (8.70%) BDD
4 2 (8.70%) Coaching
4 2 (8.70%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.70%) Decision-Making
4 2 (8.70%) Kanban
4 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.70%) OO PHP
4 2 (8.70%) Software Architecture
4 2 (8.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Nintex
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Adobe
4 2 (8.70%) Coverity
5 1 (4.35%) Google
5 1 (4.35%) hybris
5 1 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) SAP
5 1 (4.35%) Sitecore