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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SDL Web 8 (formerly Tridion)
Rank 635 625 599
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -26
Contract jobs citing SDL Web 8 16 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.037% 0.035%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.36% 0.44% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 8
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £395 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
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
4432 4773 5456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.21% 8.36% 9.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2653 2703 2853
Median daily rate £438 £450 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 58 74
Median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £30.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.88% -26.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £99.00 £50.08 £43.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+68.88% -22.41%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SDL Web 8 within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

SDL Web 8 Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 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 28 July 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 -20 16 £400 -5.88%
Cambridgeshire +28 13 £400 -5.88%
East of England +24 13 £400 -5.88%
Cambridge +18 7 £400 -5.88%
London -1 2 £338 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £425 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £425 -
North East - 1 £425 -

SDL Web 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 18 (66.67%) User Experience
2 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
3 13 (48.15%) HTML
3 13 (48.15%) CSS
3 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 12 (44.44%) UX Design
4 12 (44.44%) Mercurial
4 12 (44.44%) HTML5
4 12 (44.44%) OmniGraffle
4 12 (44.44%) REST
4 12 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
4 12 (44.44%) CSS3
4 12 (44.44%) Mobile App
4 12 (44.44%) Java
4 12 (44.44%) Photoshop
4 12 (44.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (44.44%) Graphic Design
5 11 (40.74%) CMS
6 9 (33.33%) jQuery
7 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
7 8 (29.63%) Ajax
7 8 (29.63%) ECMAScript
7 8 (29.63%) IntelliJ
7 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (29.63%) PhoneGap
7 8 (29.63%) WebStorm
7 8 (29.63%) Grunt
7 8 (29.63%) Jasmine

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 11 (40.74%) CMS
2 4 (14.81%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.70%) Alfresco
3 1 (3.70%) FileNet
3 1 (3.70%) JBoss
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Adobe Illustrator
1 12 (44.44%) OmniGraffle
1 12 (44.44%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) BIG-IP
1 1 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
1 1 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 12 (44.44%) Mercurial
2 8 (29.63%) Grunt
2 8 (29.63%) gulp
2 8 (29.63%) IntelliJ
2 8 (29.63%) Jasmine
2 8 (29.63%) WebStorm
3 4 (14.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (14.81%) Mocha
3 4 (14.81%) PhantomJS
3 4 (14.81%) Selenium
4 1 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (3.70%) Subversion
4 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (7.41%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (18.52%) Tridion Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Digital Project Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (14.81%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Tridion Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) CMS Developer
5 1 (3.70%) CMS Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) IT Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) CSS
1 13 (48.15%) HTML
2 12 (44.44%) CSS3
2 12 (44.44%) HTML5
2 12 (44.44%) REST
3 9 (33.33%) jQuery
4 8 (29.63%) Ajax
4 8 (29.63%) Node.js
4 8 (29.63%) PhoneGap
4 8 (29.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (22.22%) .NET
6 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
7 4 (14.81%) Apache Cordova
7 4 (14.81%) Express
7 4 (14.81%) Polymer
7 4 (14.81%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (14.81%) Sass
7 4 (14.81%) Spring
7 4 (14.81%) Web Components
8 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) User Experience
2 12 (44.44%) Graphic Design
2 12 (44.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
2 12 (44.44%) UX Design
3 8 (29.63%) Front End Development
3 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
3 8 (29.63%) Wireframes
4 7 (25.93%) Migration
5 6 (22.22%) MVC
6 5 (18.52%) Data Migration
7 4 (14.81%) BPMN
7 4 (14.81%) Content Management
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (14.81%) Functional Testing
7 4 (14.81%) TDD
7 4 (14.81%) Web Development
7 4 (14.81%) Workflow
8 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Content Management
8 2 (7.41%) Marketing Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
2 12 (44.44%) Java
3 8 (29.63%) Dart
3 8 (29.63%) ECMAScript
3 8 (29.63%) TypeScript
4 4 (14.81%) ES6
5 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) IBM Certification
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) F5
2 1 (3.70%) IBM
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) ReadSoft
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat