The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of EPiServer products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPiServer over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within EPiServer.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EPiServer
North West / Cheshire
Rank 47 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.20% 0.11% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 0.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £326
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +13.40%
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
225 353 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.45% 40.07% 48.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 195 173
Median daily rate £375 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £229 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 24
Median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +37.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.98 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £35.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.20 £23.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +33.33%

EPiServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing EPiServer as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

EPiServer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

EPiServer
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing EPiServer across the Cheshire region.

EPiServer Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

EPiServer
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPiServer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Warrington - 1 £350 -
EPiServer
North West

EPiServer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing EPiServer 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for EPiServer.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management Server
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

EPiServer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management Server
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) CMS Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore