The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 England 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SDL Tridion
Rank 541 546 543
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing Tridion 16 4 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.009% 0.058%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.36% 0.098% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 12
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £620 £473
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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4499 4082 4613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.11% 8.76% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2400 2189 2375
Average daily rate £428 £426 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.29% -5.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 76 52
Average hourly rate £31.50 £21.25 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.23% -42.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £50.00 £61.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -15.38%
Tridion
UK

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 July 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 28 July 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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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
London +19 9 £425 +6.25% 2
South East - 3 £375 - 3
South West -30 1 £375 -
East of England - 1 - - 1
North West - - - -
Tridion
UK

Tridion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 23 (60.53%) HTML
1 23 (60.53%) Content Management
2 21 (55.26%) CMS
3 18 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 17 (44.74%) Interwoven
5 16 (42.11%) Finance
6 14 (36.84%) Ajax
6 14 (36.84%) XML
6 14 (36.84%) Java
7 13 (34.21%) SQL
7 13 (34.21%) .NET
7 13 (34.21%) XSLT
7 13 (34.21%) E-Commerce
8 12 (31.58%) IBM
8 12 (31.58%) XHTML
8 12 (31.58%) OO
8 12 (31.58%) J2EE
8 12 (31.58%) Web 2.0
8 12 (31.58%) WebSphere
8 12 (31.58%) XPath
8 12 (31.58%) Relational Database
9 11 (28.95%) Bash Shell
9 11 (28.95%) Elastic Path
9 11 (28.95%) JSTL
9 11 (28.95%) Blue Martini
9 11 (28.95%) Subversion
9 11 (28.95%) XMLBeans
9 11 (28.95%) Manufacturing
9 11 (28.95%) ATG
9 11 (28.95%) Log4j

Tridion
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 21 (55.26%) CMS
2 12 (31.58%) WebSphere
3 11 (28.95%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (28.95%) MQSeries
4 7 (18.42%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
6 4 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (10.53%) Alfresco
6 4 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (5.26%) Drupal
7 2 (5.26%) Node.js
8 1 (2.63%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (2.63%) TeamSite
8 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (2.63%) Joomla!
8 1 (2.63%) DNN
8 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) Internet
2 2 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) Relational Database
2 11 (28.95%) DB2
2 11 (28.95%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.63%) MySQL
4 1 (2.63%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 11 (28.95%) Eclipse
1 11 (28.95%) Log4j
1 11 (28.95%) Subversion
1 11 (28.95%) Ant
1 11 (28.95%) JUnit
2 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.26%) Jasmine
3 2 (5.26%) Grunt
3 2 (5.26%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (5.26%) Yeoman
3 2 (5.26%) Bower
4 1 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 11 (28.95%) Manufacturing
2 11 (28.95%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Games
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Publishing
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Architect
3 6 (15.79%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Online Project Manager
4 3 (7.89%) SharePoint Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Tridion Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Tridion Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Programmer
6 1 (2.63%) Web Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Content Editor
6 1 (2.63%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Web Project Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (60.53%) HTML
2 14 (36.84%) XML
2 14 (36.84%) Ajax
3 13 (34.21%) XSLT
3 13 (34.21%) .NET
4 12 (31.58%) J2EE
4 12 (31.58%) XHTML
5 11 (28.95%) JMS
5 11 (28.95%) XMLBeans
5 11 (28.95%) JSTL
5 11 (28.95%) JDBC
5 11 (28.95%) JSP
5 11 (28.95%) Servlets
5 11 (28.95%) EJB
5 11 (28.95%) Struts
6 8 (21.05%) CSS
6 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET
7 6 (15.79%) HTML5
8 3 (7.89%) CSS3
8 3 (7.89%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Web 2.0
2 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.89%) Social Media
3 1 (2.63%) iPad
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) FMCG
3 1 (2.63%) Open Source
3 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) UNIX
1 11 (28.95%) HPUX
1 11 (28.95%) Solaris
1 11 (28.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Content Management
2 13 (34.21%) E-Commerce
3 12 (31.58%) OO
4 11 (28.95%) RAD
4 11 (28.95%) UML
5 7 (18.42%) Workflow
6 6 (15.79%) Migration
7 5 (13.16%) Business Analysis
7 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (10.53%) Web Development
8 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
8 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.53%) MVC
8 4 (10.53%) SOA
9 3 (7.89%) Project Management
9 3 (7.89%) Web Design
9 3 (7.89%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (5.26%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) JavaScript
2 14 (36.84%) Java
3 13 (34.21%) SQL
4 12 (31.58%) XPath
5 11 (28.95%) Bash Shell
5 11 (28.95%) Perl
6 8 (21.05%) C#
7 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.63%) Python
8 1 (2.63%) C++
8 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Interwoven
2 12 (31.58%) IBM
3 11 (28.95%) ATG
3 11 (28.95%) Blue Martini
3 11 (28.95%) Elastic Path
4 7 (18.42%) Sitecore
5 6 (15.79%) FatWire
6 4 (10.53%) Stellent
6 4 (10.53%) Vignette
6 4 (10.53%) Nintex
7 3 (7.89%) Facebook
8 2 (5.26%) Neolane
8 2 (5.26%) Ektron
8 2 (5.26%) Eloqua
8 2 (5.26%) Alterian
8 2 (5.26%) Unica
9 1 (2.63%) Endeca
9 1 (2.63%) Oracle
9 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.63%) Adobe
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