The table below looks at the statistics for Tridion skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Tridion over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SDL Tridion
Rank 564 573 546
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -27
Contract jobs citing Tridion 36 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.040% 0.017%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.83% 0.47% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 2
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£338 £320 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £293 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £405 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £385 £325
% change year-on-year
-15.58% +18.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
4330 4703 4432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.76% 8.63% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2433 2650 2266
Average daily rate £450 £425 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 47 79
Average hourly rate £32.00 £33.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -12.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £15.45 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.28 £52.75 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £37.49 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-14.64% -0.82%

Tridion
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Tridion Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Tridion
Daily Rate Trend

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

Tridion Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Tridion
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Tridion within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Tridion Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Tridion
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Tridion Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Tridion
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tridion within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +5 35 £338 +5.46% 6
East of England +15 17 £325 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 15 £325 - 1
London 0 13 £1,050 +250.00% 3
Cambridge - 9 £325 - 1
Watford +2 2 - -
Hertfordshire -2 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Nottingham - 2 - -
Hammersmith - 2 - -
York - 1 £350 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £350 -

Tridion
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 36 (63.16%) CMS
2 31 (54.39%) JavaScript
3 26 (45.61%) CSS
4 19 (33.33%) HTML
4 19 (33.33%) Java
5 18 (31.58%) .NET
6 17 (29.82%) Content Management
7 16 (28.07%) E-Commerce
8 15 (26.32%) Adobe
8 15 (26.32%) Ajax
9 14 (24.56%) C#
9 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
9 14 (24.56%) User Experience
10 13 (22.81%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (21.05%) Sitecore CMS
11 12 (21.05%) Sitecore
11 12 (21.05%) HTML5
11 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
11 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
11 12 (21.05%) Project Management
11 12 (21.05%) Linux
11 12 (21.05%) PowerShell
12 11 (19.30%) jQuery
12 11 (19.30%) Degree
12 11 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (19.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 10 (17.54%) CSS3
14 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (15.79%) Subversion

Tridion
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 36 (63.16%) CMS
2 12 (21.05%) Sitecore CMS
3 11 (19.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 8 (14.04%) Umbraco
5 7 (12.28%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (12.28%) SharePoint
5 7 (12.28%) IIS
6 4 (7.02%) Apache Solr
6 4 (7.02%) Liferay
6 4 (7.02%) ExpressionEngine
6 4 (7.02%) Node.js
7 3 (5.26%) WebSphere
8 2 (3.51%) Drupal
8 2 (3.51%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (3.51%) MQSeries
9 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
1 7 (12.28%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (7.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (5.26%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (5.26%) Photoshop
4 2 (3.51%) MS Project
4 2 (3.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) DHCP
1 7 (12.28%) DNS
1 7 (12.28%) LDAP
2 4 (7.02%) Firewall
3 2 (3.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.02%) IDOL
4 2 (3.51%) DB2
4 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Subversion
2 7 (12.28%) Visual Studio
2 7 (12.28%) JIRA
3 4 (7.02%) Grunt
3 4 (7.02%) Yeoman
3 4 (7.02%) Bower
3 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.02%) TeamCity
3 4 (7.02%) MSBuild
4 3 (5.26%) Mercurial
4 3 (5.26%) WebStorm
4 3 (5.26%) Eclipse
4 3 (5.26%) IntelliJ
4 3 (5.26%) Selenium
5 2 (3.51%) Log4j
5 2 (3.51%) Ant
5 2 (3.51%) JUnit
5 2 (3.51%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 2 (3.51%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (3.51%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (5.26%) Finance
1 3 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (1.75%) Banking
2 1 (1.75%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 35 (61.40%) Developer
2 18 (31.58%) Web Developer
3 11 (19.30%) Front-End Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Architect
5 7 (12.28%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) .NET Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Front-End Web Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Tridion Developer
7 4 (7.02%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Product Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (45.61%) CSS
2 19 (33.33%) HTML
3 18 (31.58%) .NET
4 15 (26.32%) Ajax
5 12 (21.05%) HTML5
5 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
6 11 (19.30%) jQuery
7 10 (17.54%) CSS3
8 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (14.04%) REST
10 7 (12.28%) Web Services
11 6 (10.53%) JSON
11 6 (10.53%) J2EE
11 6 (10.53%) Sass
12 5 (8.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (8.77%) JSP
13 4 (7.02%) XML
13 4 (7.02%) XSLT
13 4 (7.02%) LESS
14 3 (5.26%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) User Experience
2 8 (14.04%) iPad
3 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.02%) Open Source
4 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.26%) Graphic Design
5 2 (3.51%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.05%) Linux
2 7 (12.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (12.28%) Debian
3 6 (10.53%) UNIX
4 2 (3.51%) Windows
4 2 (3.51%) HPUX
4 2 (3.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) Content Management
2 16 (28.07%) E-Commerce
3 13 (22.81%) Responsive Web Design
4 12 (21.05%) Project Management
5 11 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (15.79%) MVC
7 7 (12.28%) ITIL
8 6 (10.53%) Scrum
8 6 (10.53%) Unit Testing
9 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (7.02%) Web Development
10 3 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (5.26%) UX Design
10 3 (5.26%) Business Process Mapping
10 3 (5.26%) SOA
10 3 (5.26%) Regression Testing
10 3 (5.26%) Web Design
10 3 (5.26%) Business Analysis
10 3 (5.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 31 (54.39%) JavaScript
2 19 (33.33%) Java
3 14 (24.56%) C#
4 12 (21.05%) PowerShell
5 4 (7.02%) SQL
6 3 (5.26%) Dart
6 3 (5.26%) TypeScript
6 3 (5.26%) ECMAScript
7 2 (3.51%) XPath
7 2 (3.51%) Perl
7 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) Terminal Server
1 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (26.32%) Adobe
2 12 (21.05%) Sitecore
2 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.28%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.02%) Ektron
5 2 (3.51%) EPiServer
5 2 (3.51%) Blue Martini
5 2 (3.51%) ATG
5 2 (3.51%) FatWire
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle
5 2 (3.51%) SAP
5 2 (3.51%) Sybase
5 2 (3.51%) Interwoven
5 2 (3.51%) IBM
5 2 (3.51%) Elastic Path
5 2 (3.51%) hybris
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