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 28 April 2015 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SDL Tridion
Rank 540 548 503
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -45
Contract jobs citing Tridion 37 24 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.048% 0.019%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.94% 0.58% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 2
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£338 £320 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £293 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £405 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £385 £271
% change year-on-year
-15.58% +41.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
3918 4170 3813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.75% 8.40% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2271 2441 2055
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 44 75
Average hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -12.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £14.40 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.52 £53.50 £59.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £37.49 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-10.64% -0.82%

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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 2015. 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
East of England +23 17 £325 - 1
London -1 15 £1,050 +250.00% 3
Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
East Midlands - 2 - -
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Tridion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 30 (60.00%) CMS
2 29 (58.00%) JavaScript
3 25 (50.00%) CSS
4 18 (36.00%) Java
5 17 (34.00%) HTML
6 16 (32.00%) E-Commerce
7 15 (30.00%) .NET
8 14 (28.00%) C#
8 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
8 14 (28.00%) Adobe
8 14 (28.00%) Ajax
8 14 (28.00%) User Experience
9 13 (26.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 13 (26.00%) Content Management
10 12 (24.00%) PowerShell
10 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
10 12 (24.00%) HTML5
11 11 (22.00%) Sitecore CMS
11 11 (22.00%) Sitecore
11 11 (22.00%) Linux
11 11 (22.00%) jQuery
11 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (20.00%) CSS3
12 10 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (18.00%) Degree
13 9 (18.00%) MVC
13 9 (18.00%) Project Management
13 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET

Tridion
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 30 (60.00%) CMS
2 11 (22.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 8 (16.00%) Umbraco
5 7 (14.00%) IIS
5 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
5 7 (14.00%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (8.00%) Liferay
6 4 (8.00%) Apache Solr
6 4 (8.00%) ExpressionEngine
6 4 (8.00%) Node.js
7 2 (4.00%) MQSeries
7 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
7 2 (4.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (14.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (6.00%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (6.00%) Photoshop
4 2 (4.00%) MS Project
4 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) LDAP
1 7 (14.00%) DHCP
1 7 (14.00%) DNS
2 3 (6.00%) Firewall
3 2 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.00%) DB2
3 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Subversion
2 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (14.00%) JIRA
3 4 (8.00%) TeamCity
3 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.00%) MSBuild
3 4 (8.00%) Grunt
3 4 (8.00%) Yeoman
3 4 (8.00%) Bower
4 3 (6.00%) Mercurial
4 3 (6.00%) WebStorm
4 3 (6.00%) Selenium
4 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.00%) IntelliJ
5 2 (4.00%) Log4j
5 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 2 (4.00%) Ant
5 2 (4.00%) JUnit
5 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.00%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (6.00%) Retail
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 28 (56.00%) Developer
2 14 (28.00%) Web Developer
3 10 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Architect
5 7 (14.00%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) .NET Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Front-End Web Developer
7 4 (8.00%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Business Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Tridion Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Product Manager
9 2 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Project Manager
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Manager
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (4.00%) Java Developer
10 1 (2.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (50.00%) CSS
2 17 (34.00%) HTML
3 15 (30.00%) .NET
4 14 (28.00%) Ajax
5 12 (24.00%) HTML5
6 11 (22.00%) jQuery
7 10 (20.00%) CSS3
8 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
9 8 (16.00%) REST
10 6 (12.00%) Sass
10 6 (12.00%) J2EE
11 5 (10.00%) JSP
11 5 (10.00%) JSON
11 5 (10.00%) Web Services
11 5 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (8.00%) LESS
12 4 (8.00%) XML
12 4 (8.00%) XSLT
13 3 (6.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) User Experience
2 8 (16.00%) iPad
3 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.00%) Graphic Design
5 2 (4.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.00%) Linux
2 7 (14.00%) Debian
2 7 (14.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (10.00%) UNIX
4 2 (4.00%) HPUX
4 2 (4.00%) Solaris
5 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) E-Commerce
2 13 (26.00%) Content Management
2 13 (26.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 11 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.00%) MVC
4 9 (18.00%) Project Management
5 7 (14.00%) ITIL
6 6 (12.00%) Scrum
6 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (6.00%) SOA
8 3 (6.00%) Use Case
8 3 (6.00%) Web Design
8 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.00%) UX Design
8 3 (6.00%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (6.00%) Business Process Mapping
9 2 (4.00%) Web Development
9 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 29 (58.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (36.00%) Java
3 14 (28.00%) C#
4 12 (24.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (8.00%) SQL
6 3 (6.00%) ECMAScript
6 3 (6.00%) TypeScript
6 3 (6.00%) Dart
7 2 (4.00%) XPath
7 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.00%) Perl
8 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (14.00%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) Adobe
2 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (22.00%) Sitecore
4 7 (14.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.00%) Ektron
6 2 (4.00%) Elastic Path
6 2 (4.00%) hybris
6 2 (4.00%) Interwoven
6 2 (4.00%) ATG
6 2 (4.00%) FatWire
6 2 (4.00%) Blue Martini
6 2 (4.00%) EPiServer
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle
6 2 (4.00%) Sybase
6 2 (4.00%) SAP
6 2 (4.00%) IBM
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