The table below looks at the statistics for Tridion skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tridion over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SDL Tridion
Rank 564 535 500
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -35
Contract jobs citing Tridion 18 24 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.051% 0.075%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.41% 0.57% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 9
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£275 £369 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.42% +5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £450 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.25
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4369 4213 4152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.63% 8.90% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2658 2333 2139
Average daily rate £443 £440 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 64 84
Average hourly rate £19.00 £32.25 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.08% -10.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £60.53 £56.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

Tridion
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Tridion Jobs Demand Trend in England

Tridion
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Tridion Daily Rate Trend in England

Tridion
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tridion across the England region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Tridion Daily Rate Histogram in England

Tridion
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Tridion across the England region.

Tridion Hourly Rate Trend in England

Tridion
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tridion within the England region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +6 9 £225 -50.00% 1
South East -25 6 £275 - 1
North West - 2 £289 - 4
South West - 1 £375 -
East of England - - - -
South Coast - - - -
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Tridion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 34 (89.47%) CMS
2 17 (44.74%) HTML
2 17 (44.74%) CSS
3 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
3 15 (39.47%) .NET
3 15 (39.47%) Content Management
4 12 (31.58%) Ajax
5 11 (28.95%) C#
6 10 (26.32%) E-Commerce
7 9 (23.68%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (21.05%) Degree
8 8 (21.05%) HTML5
8 8 (21.05%) CSS3
9 7 (18.42%) Finance
9 7 (18.42%) Java
9 7 (18.42%) Ektron
9 7 (18.42%) JSON
9 7 (18.42%) Computer Science
9 7 (18.42%) jQuery
10 6 (15.79%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (15.79%) Sitecore
10 6 (15.79%) User Experience
11 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (13.16%) Sass
11 5 (13.16%) iPad
11 5 (13.16%) J2EE
11 5 (13.16%) SOA
11 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
11 5 (13.16%) XML
11 5 (13.16%) Workflow

Tridion
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 34 (89.47%) CMS
2 6 (15.79%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
4 4 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (10.53%) Alfresco
4 4 (10.53%) Liferay
4 4 (10.53%) ExpressionEngine
4 4 (10.53%) Umbraco
4 4 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (5.26%) Drupal
6 1 (2.63%) DNN
6 1 (2.63%) Joomla!
6 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.63%) Kentico
6 1 (2.63%) Node.js
6 1 (2.63%) TeamSite
6 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (10.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
3 2 (5.26%) MS Project
4 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Magento
2 1 (2.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.63%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.63%) Grunt
2 1 (2.63%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (2.63%) Yeoman
2 1 (2.63%) Bower
2 1 (2.63%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (2.63%) Dutch Language
4 1 (2.63%) French Language
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 12 (31.58%) Front-End Developer
2 12 (31.58%) Architect
3 8 (21.05%) Web Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Front-End Web Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Tridion Developer
5 3 (7.89%) SharePoint Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Tridion Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Content Editor
7 1 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) HTML
1 17 (44.74%) CSS
2 15 (39.47%) .NET
3 12 (31.58%) Ajax
4 8 (21.05%) HTML5
4 8 (21.05%) CSS3
5 7 (18.42%) JSON
5 7 (18.42%) jQuery
6 5 (13.16%) Sass
6 5 (13.16%) J2EE
6 5 (13.16%) XML
7 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
7 4 (10.53%) LESS
8 3 (7.89%) XSLT
9 2 (5.26%) XHTML
9 2 (5.26%) Web Services
9 2 (5.26%) WCF
10 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
10 1 (2.63%) Modernizr
10 1 (2.63%) Zepto.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.79%) User Experience
3 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (13.16%) iPad
4 1 (2.63%) Statistics
4 1 (2.63%) FMCG
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Content Management
2 10 (26.32%) E-Commerce
3 9 (23.68%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (13.16%) SOA
4 5 (13.16%) Workflow
4 5 (13.16%) Migration
4 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.53%) Project Management
5 4 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
5 4 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (10.53%) Web Development
5 4 (10.53%) Web Design
6 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
6 3 (7.89%) MVC
7 2 (5.26%) Scrum
7 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Content Management
7 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (5.26%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) JavaScript
2 11 (28.95%) C#
3 7 (18.42%) Java
4 3 (7.89%) SQL
5 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.63%) XPath
6 1 (2.63%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Ektron
2 6 (15.79%) Sitecore
3 4 (10.53%) Stellent
3 4 (10.53%) FatWire
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.53%) Adobe
3 4 (10.53%) Interwoven
3 4 (10.53%) Vignette
3 4 (10.53%) Nintex
4 3 (7.89%) EPiServer
5 2 (5.26%) hybris
6 1 (2.63%) Endeca
6 1 (2.63%) Google
6 1 (2.63%) IBM
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle
6 1 (2.63%) Selligent
6 1 (2.63%) Open Text
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