The table below looks at the statistics for Tridion skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tridion over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SDL Tridion
Rank - 237 224
Contract jobs citing Tridion 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.011% 0.025%
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.15% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £325
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 - - -
Tridion
England

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
612 679 629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.17% 7.42% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 355 317
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £408 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.29% -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 9
Average hourly rate £15.25 £18.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.43% -27.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £13.50 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £52.50 £32.50
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 the South East

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

Tridion Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Tridion
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Tridion Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Tridion
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Tridion Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Tridion
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tridion within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 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
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Tridion
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Tridion
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 6 (100.00%) CMS
2 4 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) Adobe
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) Umbraco
2 4 (66.67%) Magento
2 4 (66.67%) Liferay
2 4 (66.67%) ExpressionEngine
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) Sass
2 4 (66.67%) LESS
2 4 (66.67%) User Experience
2 4 (66.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 2 (33.33%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL

Tridion
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 6 (100.00%) CMS
2 4 (66.67%) Umbraco
2 4 (66.67%) Liferay
2 4 (66.67%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (66.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Web Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Front-End Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Tridion Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) Ajax
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
1 4 (66.67%) CSS3
1 4 (66.67%) Sass
1 4 (66.67%) LESS
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Adobe