Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 November 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.

Content Management
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 39 32
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7 -1
Contract jobs citing Content Management 10 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.27% 0.70% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 0.91% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
Watford median daily rate £200 £145 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.93% -3.33% -70.00%
Hertfordshire median daily rate £256 £263 £275
% change year-on-year -2.38% -4.55% -24.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £28.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year - -13.64% -

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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 383 220 183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 87.05% 77.19% 72.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 109 79
Watford median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £225 £205 £212
90th Percentile £588 £533 £488
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 11
Watford median hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.32% +9.62% +4.00%
10th Percentile £14.45 £12.75 £8.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £15.50 £37.50
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £29.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year -39.50% +41.67% +30.43%

Content Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Content Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Content Management in Watford

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Content Management in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) SEO
1 7 (70.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (70.00%) Marketing
1 7 (70.00%) User Experience
2 6 (60.00%) Digital Content Management
2 6 (60.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (60.00%) DNA
2 6 (60.00%) Adobe
2 6 (60.00%) CMS
2 6 (60.00%) Photoshop
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (50.00%) Time Management
3 5 (50.00%) Analytics
3 5 (50.00%) A/B Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (30.00%) Line Management
4 3 (30.00%) Customer-Centricity
4 3 (30.00%) BCP
4 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) Operations Management
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
5 2 (20.00%) Skype

Content Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 6 (60.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 6 (60.00%) CMS
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Photoshop
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Skype
General
1 7 (70.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Content Editor
1 5 (50.00%) Digital Content Editor
1 5 (50.00%) Digital Editor
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Content Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Content Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Service Support Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Web Content Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) CSS3
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (70.00%) SEO
2 6 (60.00%) Digital Content Management
2 6 (60.00%) DNA
3 5 (50.00%) A/B Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Analytics
3 5 (50.00%) Time Management
4 3 (30.00%) BCP
4 3 (30.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (30.00%) Customer-Centricity
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Line Management
4 3 (30.00%) Operations Management
4 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (20.00%) Service Continuity Management
6 1 (10.00%) Integrated Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) SAP