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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SDL Tridion
Rank 539 542 495
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -47
Contract jobs citing Tridion 33 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.044% 0.048%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.83% 0.53% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 9
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£325 £320 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -8.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £226
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +41.43%
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
3962 3973 3626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.15% 8.40% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2361 2257 1929
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 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 46 63
Average hourly rate £30.00 £21.25 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% -43.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £14.20 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.62 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-46.96% -12.69%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +12 14 £325 -
London +5 13 £1,050 - 2
North West - - - - 3
South East - - - - 2
Tridion
UK

Tridion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 34 (66.67%) CMS
2 31 (60.78%) JavaScript
3 30 (58.82%) CSS
4 20 (39.22%) HTML
5 16 (31.37%) Java
6 15 (29.41%) .NET
6 15 (29.41%) Ajax
7 14 (27.45%) Adobe
7 14 (27.45%) C#
7 14 (27.45%) E-Commerce
8 13 (25.49%) SQL Server
8 13 (25.49%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (23.53%) HTML5
9 12 (23.53%) Sitecore CMS
9 12 (23.53%) Sitecore
9 12 (23.53%) jQuery
9 12 (23.53%) User Experience
10 11 (21.57%) PowerShell
10 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
11 10 (19.61%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (19.61%) Content Management
11 10 (19.61%) CSS3
12 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (17.65%) Degree
12 9 (17.65%) MVC
12 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET
13 8 (15.69%) Project Management
13 8 (15.69%) Linux
13 8 (15.69%) JSON

Tridion
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 34 (66.67%) CMS
2 12 (23.53%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (15.69%) Umbraco
3 8 (15.69%) Adobe CQ
4 6 (11.76%) IIS
4 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 6 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (7.84%) Liferay
5 4 (7.84%) Apache Solr
5 4 (7.84%) ExpressionEngine
5 4 (7.84%) Node.js
6 1 (1.96%) Kentico
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (7.84%) Photoshop
4 3 (5.88%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (3.92%) MS Project
5 2 (3.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) LDAP
1 6 (11.76%) DHCP
1 6 (11.76%) DNS
2 3 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (1.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.49%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
1 7 (13.73%) JIRA
2 6 (11.76%) Subversion
3 4 (7.84%) TeamCity
3 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.84%) MSBuild
3 4 (7.84%) Grunt
3 4 (7.84%) Yeoman
3 4 (7.84%) Bower
4 3 (5.88%) IntelliJ
4 3 (5.88%) Mercurial
4 3 (5.88%) Selenium
4 3 (5.88%) WebStorm
5 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.92%) Jasmine
5 2 (3.92%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.96%) Maven
6 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (1.96%) French Language
3 1 (1.96%) Norwegian Language
3 1 (1.96%) Publishing
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (60.78%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) Web Developer
3 14 (27.45%) Front-End Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Architect
5 6 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Front-End Web Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Tridion Developer
6 4 (7.84%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Project Manager
9 1 (1.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.96%) C# Web Developer
9 1 (1.96%) C# Developer
9 1 (1.96%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (58.82%) CSS
2 20 (39.22%) HTML
3 15 (29.41%) .NET
3 15 (29.41%) Ajax
4 12 (23.53%) jQuery
4 12 (23.53%) HTML5
5 10 (19.61%) CSS3
6 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET
6 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (15.69%) REST
7 8 (15.69%) JSON
8 6 (11.76%) Sass
9 5 (9.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (9.80%) Web Services
10 4 (7.84%) J2EE
10 4 (7.84%) LESS
11 3 (5.88%) PhoneGap
11 3 (5.88%) JSP
12 2 (3.92%) XML
12 2 (3.92%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) User Experience
2 8 (15.69%) iPad
3 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.88%) Graphic Design
4 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Linux
2 6 (11.76%) Debian
2 6 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.88%) UNIX
4 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) E-Commerce
2 13 (25.49%) Responsive Web Design
3 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (19.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (19.61%) Content Management
5 9 (17.65%) MVC
6 8 (15.69%) Project Management
7 6 (11.76%) ITIL
7 6 (11.76%) Scrum
7 6 (11.76%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (5.88%) SOA
9 3 (5.88%) Use Case
9 3 (5.88%) UX Design
9 3 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (5.88%) Business Process Mapping
9 3 (5.88%) Web Design
9 3 (5.88%) Business Analysis
10 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
10 2 (3.92%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (60.78%) JavaScript
2 16 (31.37%) Java
3 14 (27.45%) C#
4 11 (21.57%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.88%) TypeScript
5 3 (5.88%) Dart
5 3 (5.88%) ECMAScript
6 2 (3.92%) SQL
7 1 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 6 (11.76%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) Adobe
2 12 (23.53%) Sitecore
3 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
4 7 (13.73%) Ektron
5 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.88%) EPiServer
7 2 (3.92%) hybris
7 2 (3.92%) FatWire
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle
7 2 (3.92%) Sybase
7 2 (3.92%) SAP
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