The first table below looks at the demand for Tridion skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tridion over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SDL Tridion
Rank 202 220 218
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Contract jobs citing Tridion 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.051% 0.014% 0.038%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.59% 0.16% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £400 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £200 £375
% change year-on-year
+87.50% -46.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
509 614 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.63% 8.64% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 436 476
Average daily rate £475 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 6
Average hourly rate £32.03 £19.00 £48.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.57% -60.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.87 £13.00 £41.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £39.51 £62.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £28.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.56% -11.53%
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Tridion
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Tridion across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Tridion Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Tridion
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Tridion across the City of London region.

Tridion Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Tridion
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tridion across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Tridion Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Tridion
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Tridion also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Tridion.

1 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Nintex
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Stellent
2 2 (66.67%) FatWire
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Alfresco
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Vignette
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Interwoven
3 1 (33.33%) CMMI
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe CQ

Tridion
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Tridion also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Tridion. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Alfresco
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe CQ
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) CMMI
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (66.67%) Nintex
2 2 (66.67%) Vignette
2 2 (66.67%) Interwoven
2 2 (66.67%) Stellent
2 2 (66.67%) FatWire
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe