Period
to 29 November 2020

The median contractor rate for a Web Editor was - per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 29 November 2020.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Web Editor
UK
6 months to
29 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 556 801 895
Rank change year-on-year +245 +94 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Web Editor 7 14 10
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.017% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.018% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 8
Median daily rate - £128 £183
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -30.14% -14.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £128 £183
% change year-on-year - -30.14% -14.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.75 £16.76 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.87% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.75 £16.76 -
% change year-on-year -29.87% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 33,704 76,893 98,448
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.39% 94.02% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,079 50,224 65,099
Median daily rate £463 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.54% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £255 £250 £270
90th Percentile £650 £644 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,459 2,922 3,089
Median hourly rate £29.50 £19.68 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.94% +9.31% -2.70%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.17 £11.00
90th Percentile £56.43 £52.50 £48.75
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% +2.86% -

Web Editor
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Web Editor in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Web Editor in the UK

Web Editor
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Web Editor.

Daily rate trend for Web Editor in the UK

Web Editor
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Web Editor.

Hourly rate trend for Web Editor in the UK

Web Editor
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Editor within the UK over the 6 months to 29 November 2020. 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
England +259 5 - - 2
UK excluding London +248 4 - - 2
London +165 2 - -
North of England +128 2 - - 2
North West +87 2 - - 1
Scotland +54 2 - -
Work from Home - 1 - -

Web Editor Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 November 2020, Web Editor contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring Web Editor in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) CMS
2 4 (57.14%) Content Management
3 3 (42.86%) Content Curation
4 2 (28.57%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 2 (28.57%) Public Sector
4 2 (28.57%) Italian Language
4 2 (28.57%) Spanish Language
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Drupal
4 2 (28.57%) Umbraco
4 2 (28.57%) Statistics
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) SEO
4 2 (28.57%) Publishing
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Taxonomies
5 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet

Web Editor Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 7 (100.00%) CMS
2 2 (28.57%) Drupal
2 2 (28.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
General
1 2 (28.57%) Italian Language
1 2 (28.57%) Public Sector
1 2 (28.57%) Publishing
1 2 (28.57%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Content Management
2 3 (42.86%) Content Curation
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) SEO
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Statistics
3 2 (28.57%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA