Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 157 159
Rank change year-on-year -24 +2 -19
Contract jobs citing Content Management 40 51 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.66% 0.93% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.11% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 30 37
South West median daily rate £309 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.79% +16.67% -17.92%
10th Percentile £160 £182 £127
90th Percentile £550 £440 £568
England median daily rate £450 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +7.66% +4.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
South West median hourly rate £65.00 £41.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.58% - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% +30.00% +6.38%

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 5,167 4,583 4,781
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.38% 83.13% 81.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,196 2,897 3,170
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £255 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 190 267
South West median hourly rate £41.52 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.61% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.79 £12.48
90th Percentile £49.88 £48.88 £47.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.66 £22.50
% change year-on-year -14.84% +9.60% +3.85%

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 18 October 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
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 18 October 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 +1 26 £225 -45.12% 7
Devon -10 5 - - 3
Wiltshire -19 5 £385 +23.20%
Dorset -1 2 - - 1
Somerset - 1 £463 -
Content Management
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 29 (72.50%) CMS
2 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (37.50%) HTML
3 15 (37.50%) Oracle
4 14 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (27.50%) Acceptance Criteria
5 11 (27.50%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
5 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
5 11 (27.50%) Windows
5 11 (27.50%) Workflow
5 11 (27.50%) QA
5 11 (27.50%) Test Automation
6 9 (22.50%) REST
6 9 (22.50%) Drupal
6 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 8 (20.00%) WCAG
7 8 (20.00%) Selenium
7 8 (20.00%) WMI
7 8 (20.00%) WebDriver
7 8 (20.00%) SoapUI
7 8 (20.00%) VBScript
7 8 (20.00%) ISEB
7 8 (20.00%) SDLC
7 8 (20.00%) API Testing
8 7 (17.50%) User Experience
8 7 (17.50%) Adobe
8 7 (17.50%) JavaScript

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 29 (72.50%) CMS
2 9 (22.50%) Drupal
3 6 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Confluence
5 3 (7.50%) ColdFusion
5 3 (7.50%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (5.00%) StreamServe
3 1 (2.50%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) GitHub
2 3 (7.50%) Trello
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Extranet
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
1 1 (2.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (7.50%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.50%) MySQL
5 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Selenium
1 8 (20.00%) SoapUI
1 8 (20.00%) WebDriver
2 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.50%) Grunt
3 3 (7.50%) Maven
3 3 (7.50%) Mockito
3 3 (7.50%) SonarQube
4 2 (5.00%) Bitbucket
4 2 (5.00%) JIRA
4 2 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (5.00%) Subversion
5 1 (2.50%) GitLab
5 1 (2.50%) Gradle
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Marketing
3 3 (7.50%) Publishing
4 2 (5.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.50%) Electronics
5 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 8 (20.00%) Tester
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (10.00%) BPM Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Writer
6 2 (5.00%) Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (5.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) CMS Business Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) CMS Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (2.50%) OAT Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Performance Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Senior IT Project Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) HTML
2 9 (22.50%) REST
3 7 (17.50%) CSS
4 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 5 (12.50%) HTML5
4 5 (12.50%) Middleware
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle ADF
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (12.50%) WebCenter
5 4 (10.00%) SOAP
6 3 (7.50%) .NET
6 3 (7.50%) jQuery
6 3 (7.50%) JSR 170
6 3 (7.50%) OAuth
6 3 (7.50%) OSGi
6 3 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (7.50%) Web Services
7 2 (5.00%) Highcharts JS
7 2 (5.00%) PowerMock
7 2 (5.00%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.50%) User Experience
3 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (7.50%) Blog
5 3 (7.50%) Social Media
5 3 (7.50%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (7.50%) Wiki
6 1 (2.50%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) Acceptance Criteria
2 11 (27.50%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (27.50%) Test Automation
2 11 (27.50%) Workflow
3 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (20.00%) API Testing
4 8 (20.00%) SDLC
4 8 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 7 (17.50%) Kanban
6 6 (15.00%) Scrum
7 5 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (12.50%) Process Management
7 5 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.00%) Web Development
9 3 (7.50%) Software Architecture
9 3 (7.50%) Statistics
9 3 (7.50%) Time Management
9 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 8 (20.00%) VBScript
2 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.00%) Java
4 3 (7.50%) SQL
5 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) ISEB
2 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
4 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) QA
2 8 (20.00%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) WMI
2 1 (2.50%) Ansible
2 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.50%) TeamSite
2 1 (2.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Oracle
2 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.50%) Adobe
4 3 (7.50%) Facebook
5 2 (5.00%) Coverity
5 2 (5.00%) hybris
5 2 (5.00%) Omniture
5 2 (5.00%) OpenText
5 2 (5.00%) SAP
5 2 (5.00%) Splunk
6 1 (2.50%) IBM