Period
to 9 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SDL Web 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SDL Web 8 over the 6 months to 9 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SDL Web 8 (formerly Tridion)
UK > England
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 750 860 847
Rank change year-on-year +110 -13 +9
Contract jobs citing SDL Web 8 2 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.003% 0.010% 0.014%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.036% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 6
England median daily rate £350 £363 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% -17.14% +3.55%
10th Percentile £325 £266 £331
90th Percentile £375 £494 £506
UK median daily rate £350 £425 £438
% change year-on-year -17.65% -2.86% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

SDL Web 8 is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 5,589 6,065 7,711
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.59% 6.35% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,368 3,614 4,732
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £308
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 78 73
England median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% +16.00% -
10th Percentile £14.20 £11.50 £10.60
90th Percentile £54.35 £69.83 £60.95
UK median hourly rate £31.00 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.26% -8.06%

SDL Web 8
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SDL Web 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SDL Web 8 in England

SDL Web 8
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SDL Web 8 in England

SDL Web 8
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SDL Web 8 in England

SDL Web 8
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 9 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +93 1 £350 +9.80% 3
East of England +38 1 - - 1
SDL Web 8
UK

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SDL Web 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for SDL Web 8.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Informatica
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development

SDL Web 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 2 (100.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Backend Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft