The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Content Management
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank - 21 30
Contract jobs citing Content Management 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 2.55% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.20% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Median daily rate - £513 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +28.12%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £385
% change year-on-year +14.28% -9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.81
% change year-on-year +11.11% -8.81%  

Content Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 102 125 136
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 74.45% 79.62% 79.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 83 91
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 9
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Content Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire citing Content Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Content Management in Staffordshire

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Content Management in Staffordshire

Content Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Content Management in Staffordshire

Content Management
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (33.33%) WebCenter
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle ADF

Content Management
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Content Editor
1 1 (33.33%) Copywriter
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Web Content Editor
1 1 (33.33%) Web Editor
1 1 (33.33%) Web Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle ADF
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (33.33%) WebCenter
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle