The first table below looks at the demand for Tridion skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tridion over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Hertfordshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SDL Tridion
Rank 64 59 70
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Contract jobs citing Tridion 6 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.76% 0.62% 0.53%
As % of the Business Applications category 12.00% 10.81% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £226 £325
% change year-on-year
+41.43% -30.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.00
Business Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
50 37 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.36% 5.70% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 35
Average daily rate £425 £350 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -15.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -73.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Tridion
East of England

Tridion
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Tridion Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Tridion
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Tridion Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Tridion
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Tridion Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Tridion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) Perl
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) J2EE
2 5 (62.50%) DB2
2 5 (62.50%) Ant
2 5 (62.50%) JUnit
2 5 (62.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (62.50%) EJB
2 5 (62.50%) JDBC
2 5 (62.50%) JSP
2 5 (62.50%) Servlets
2 5 (62.50%) Struts
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) XSLT
2 5 (62.50%) UNIX
2 5 (62.50%) HPUX
2 5 (62.50%) Solaris
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) UML
2 5 (62.50%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) RAD
2 5 (62.50%) XHTML
2 5 (62.50%) MQSeries
2 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
2 5 (62.50%) JMS
2 5 (62.50%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Eclipse

Tridion
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (62.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (62.50%) MQSeries
1 5 (62.50%) WebSphere
2 3 (37.50%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) DB2
1 5 (62.50%) RDBMS
1 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Ant
1 5 (62.50%) JUnit
1 5 (62.50%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
1 5 (62.50%) Log4j
1 5 (62.50%) Subversion
General
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Online Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) J2EE
2 5 (62.50%) EJB
2 5 (62.50%) JDBC
2 5 (62.50%) JSP
2 5 (62.50%) Servlets
2 5 (62.50%) Struts
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) XSLT
2 5 (62.50%) XHTML
2 5 (62.50%) JMS
2 5 (62.50%) XMLBeans
2 5 (62.50%) Ajax
2 5 (62.50%) JSTL
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) Apache Flex
3 3 (37.50%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Web 2.0
2 3 (37.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
1 5 (62.50%) HPUX
1 5 (62.50%) Solaris
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) UML
1 5 (62.50%) OO
1 5 (62.50%) RAD
1 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
1 5 (62.50%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) Perl
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) XPath
1 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) IBM
1 5 (62.50%) Interwoven
1 5 (62.50%) Blue Martini
1 5 (62.50%) ATG
1 5 (62.50%) Elastic Path
2 3 (37.50%) Facebook