The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 23 June 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 117 86
Rank change year-on-year +17 -31  
Contract jobs citing Content Management 21 19 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.03% 0.63% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 0.76% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 17
Median daily rate £350 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £297 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £405 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £328
% change year-on-year +3.44% +10.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -8.45% -11.25%  

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1699 2488 1862
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 83.65% 82.63% 77.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1012 1486 1172
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 53 75
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -5.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.15 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Content Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Content Management in the West Midlands

Content Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Content Management in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Content Management in the West Midlands

Content Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Content Management in the West Midlands

Content Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +16 5 £320 -6.90% 3
Warwickshire +12 4 £638 - 4
Coventry +12 3 - -
Wolverhampton - 3 £350 - 1
Shropshire - 2 - -
Wednesbury - 1 - -
Content Management
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Content Management.

1 16 (51.61%) CMS
2 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (35.48%) HTML
4 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
4 10 (32.26%) .NET
4 10 (32.26%) Migration
4 10 (32.26%) User Experience
5 8 (25.81%) CSS
5 8 (25.81%) Business Analysis
5 8 (25.81%) Web Development
5 8 (25.81%) DNN
5 8 (25.81%) HTML5
5 8 (25.81%) CSS3
6 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (22.58%) MVC
6 7 (22.58%) Web Services
6 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
7 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
7 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
7 6 (19.35%) Information Management
8 5 (16.13%) TDD
8 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
8 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
8 5 (16.13%) SQL
8 5 (16.13%) C#
8 5 (16.13%) IBM
8 5 (16.13%) jQuery
8 5 (16.13%) Ember.js
8 5 (16.13%) Backbone.js
8 5 (16.13%) Responsive Web Design

Content Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 16 (51.61%) CMS
2 8 (25.81%) DNN
3 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.68%) Trello
3 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.68%) JIRA
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.23%) Gradle
4 1 (3.23%) JUnit
4 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 4 (12.90%) Retail
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Publishing
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Architect
3 7 (22.58%) Web Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
5 5 (16.13%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Senior Architect
7 3 (9.68%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Agile Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Author
7 3 (9.68%) Content Designer
7 3 (9.68%) Designer
7 3 (9.68%) DotNetNuke Developer
7 3 (9.68%) HTML CSS Developer
7 3 (9.68%) HTML Developer
8 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) HTML
2 10 (32.26%) .NET
3 8 (25.81%) CSS
3 8 (25.81%) CSS3
3 8 (25.81%) HTML5
4 7 (22.58%) Web Services
5 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
5 5 (16.13%) Backbone.js
5 5 (16.13%) Ember.js
5 5 (16.13%) jQuery
5 5 (16.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (9.68%) XML
7 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (6.45%) Entity Framework
7 2 (6.45%) Spring
7 2 (6.45%) Spring Boot
7 2 (6.45%) WCF
8 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) User Experience
2 3 (9.68%) Taxonomies
3 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Migration
3 8 (25.81%) Business Analysis
3 8 (25.81%) Web Development
4 7 (22.58%) MVC
5 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
5 6 (19.35%) Information Management
6 5 (16.13%) BDD
6 5 (16.13%) Microservices
6 5 (16.13%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (16.13%) TDD
6 5 (16.13%) Web Application Development
7 3 (9.68%) Analytics
7 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (9.68%) CAD
7 3 (9.68%) Change Management
7 3 (9.68%) Metadata Management
7 3 (9.68%) Ontologies
7 3 (9.68%) Validation
8 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
2 5 (16.13%) C#
2 5 (16.13%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.45%) Java
5 1 (3.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) IBM
3 1 (3.23%) Google
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