The table below looks at the statistics for SDL Web 8 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SDL Web 8 over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SDL Web 8 (formerly Tridion)
Rank 615 622 611
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Contract jobs citing SDL Web 8 6 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.040% 0.039%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.14% 0.48% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 17
Median daily rate £435 £375 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £339 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £505 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +36.36%
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 across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4254 4587 5183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.55% 8.31% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2664 2588 3038
Median daily rate £450 £440 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 85 39
Median hourly rate £17.50 £33.71 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.08% +44.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £17.65 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £52.47 £80.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £38.50 £21.09
% change year-on-year
-40.25% +82.59%

SDL Web 8
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

SDL Web 8
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SDL Web 8 within the UK.

SDL Web 8 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SDL Web 8
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SDL Web 8 within the UK.

SDL Web 8 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SDL Web 8
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SDL Web 8 within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +7 6 £435 +16.00% 1
London -3 5 £420 -16.00% 1
Cambridge +5 1 £450 +25.00%
Cambridgeshire 0 1 £450 +25.00%
East of England -2 1 £450 +25.00%

SDL Web 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SDL Web 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SDL Web 8.

1 8 (53.33%) CMS
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 7 (46.67%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) CSS
3 6 (40.00%) Content Management
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (40.00%) Node.js
3 6 (40.00%) REST
3 6 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (40.00%) User Experience
4 5 (33.33%) CSS3
4 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 5 (33.33%) Mercurial
4 5 (33.33%) HTML5
4 5 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (33.33%) Graphic Design
4 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 5 (33.33%) UX Design
4 5 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (33.33%) Photoshop
5 4 (26.67%) Spring
5 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 4 (26.67%) Marketing
5 4 (26.67%) jQuery
5 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (26.67%) Jasmine
5 4 (26.67%) Grunt

SDL Web 8
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (53.33%) CMS
2 3 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (13.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Alfresco
4 1 (6.67%) Apache
4 1 (6.67%) DNN
4 1 (6.67%) Drupal
4 1 (6.67%) FileNet
4 1 (6.67%) Immediacy CMS
4 1 (6.67%) JBoss
4 1 (6.67%) Joomla!
4 1 (6.67%) Kentico
4 1 (6.67%) Magnolia
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (6.67%) Sitefinity
4 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.67%) Umbraco
4 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
1 5 (33.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (13.33%) Eloqua
1 2 (13.33%) Radian6
1 2 (13.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (13.33%) Force.com
3 2 (13.33%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
1 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) OLAP
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 4 (26.67%) Grunt
2 4 (26.67%) gulp
2 4 (26.67%) Jasmine
3 3 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (20.00%) Mocha
4 2 (13.33%) IntelliJ
4 2 (13.33%) WebStorm
5 1 (6.67%) JUnit
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (6.67%) PhantomJS
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 4 (26.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) CMS Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Marketing Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Tridion Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) Node.js
2 6 (40.00%) REST
3 5 (33.33%) CSS3
3 5 (33.33%) HTML5
4 4 (26.67%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) Spring
5 3 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
5 3 (20.00%) Express
5 3 (20.00%) Polymer
5 3 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (20.00%) Web Components
6 2 (13.33%) .NET
6 2 (13.33%) Ajax
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (13.33%) PhoneGap
7 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) User Experience
2 5 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
4 1 (6.67%) Streaming Music
4 1 (6.67%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Content Management
2 6 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (33.33%) UX Design
4 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
5 3 (20.00%) BPMN
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (20.00%) Marketing Management
5 3 (20.00%) MVC
5 3 (20.00%) Workflow
6 2 (13.33%) Campaign Management
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (13.33%) CRM
6 2 (13.33%) Wireframes
7 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) ES6
3 2 (13.33%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) Dart
3 2 (13.33%) ECMAScript
3 2 (13.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) IBM Certification
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (13.33%) Adobe
2 2 (13.33%) Aprimo
2 2 (13.33%) Marketo
2 2 (13.33%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
2 2 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.67%) Alterian
3 1 (6.67%) Ektron
3 1 (6.67%) EPiServer
3 1 (6.67%) F5
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) ReadSoft
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat