The table below looks at the statistics for SDL Web 8 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SDL Web 8 over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SDL Web 8 (formerly Tridion)
England / South East
Rank - - 257
Contract jobs citing SDL Web 8 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - - 0.065%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £368 £275
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +33.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Business Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
587 717 800
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.21% 8.62% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 441 448
Median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £295 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 20 5
Median hourly rate £23.00 £27.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.36% +77.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.49 £19.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £61.85 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £42.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-31.17% +142.85%

SDL Web 8
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing SDL Web 8 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

SDL Web 8 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SDL Web 8
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SDL Web 8 across the South East region.

SDL Web 8 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SDL Web 8
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SDL Web 8 across the South East region.

SDL Web 8 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East