The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 3 months to 27 June 2017 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)
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 421 424 428
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4  
Contract jobs citing SDL Web 8 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.014% 0.014% 0.026%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.18% 0.19% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Business Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1646 1616 2043
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 7.91% 7.42% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1067 1094 1283
Median daily rate £475 £466 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.93% -1.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 9 18
Median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £16.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £42.33 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.28% +52.17%  

SDL Web 8
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing SDL Web 8 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SDL Web 8 in London

SDL Web 8
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SDL Web 8 in London

SDL Web 8
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SDL Web 8 in London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 across the London region with a requirement for SDL Web 8.

1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) B2B
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe
1 3 (75.00%) CMS
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
1 3 (75.00%) Semantic HTML
1 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development

SDL Web 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 3 (75.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (75.00%) Photoshop
General
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Junior
1 3 (75.00%) Junior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (50.00%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) Semantic HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) B2B
1 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe