The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of EPiServer products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPiServer over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the City of London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EPiServer
Rank 184 218 210
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -8
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 21 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.042% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 0.092% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 9
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £354 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £394 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2620 3264 3373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.42% 45.94% 43.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1821 2280 2320
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 116 97
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £54.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
EPiServer
London

EPiServer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EPiServer across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

EPiServer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

EPiServer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

EPiServer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

EPiServer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EPiServer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

EPiServer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

EPiServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing EPiServer 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 EPiServer.

1 27 (87.10%) .NET
2 25 (80.65%) HTML
3 24 (77.42%) CMS
4 23 (74.19%) MVC
4 23 (74.19%) C#
4 23 (74.19%) ASP.NET
4 23 (74.19%) CSS
5 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
5 21 (67.74%) jQuery
5 21 (67.74%) Sitecore
6 20 (64.52%) Sitecore CMS
7 18 (58.06%) Umbraco
8 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
9 16 (51.61%) Visual Studio
10 15 (48.39%) XML
11 14 (45.16%) HTML5
11 14 (45.16%) CSS3
11 14 (45.16%) .NET Framework
12 13 (41.94%) TDD
13 12 (38.71%) NUnit
13 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (38.71%) Web Services
13 12 (38.71%) Ektron
14 11 (35.48%) Content Management
15 10 (32.26%) Finance
16 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
17 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 8 (25.81%) Ajax
17 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 8 (25.81%) SharePoint

EPiServer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing EPiServer 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 EPiServer. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (77.42%) CMS
2 20 (64.52%) Sitecore CMS
3 18 (58.06%) Umbraco
4 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
5 7 (22.58%) IIS
6 5 (16.13%) Kentico
7 4 (12.90%) Joomla!
8 3 (9.68%) DNN
8 3 (9.68%) Sitefinity
9 1 (3.23%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (3.23%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (3.23%) Drupal
9 1 (3.23%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Internet
2 2 (6.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (51.61%) Visual Studio
2 12 (38.71%) NUnit
3 6 (19.35%) Subversion
4 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.45%) Mercurial
4 2 (6.45%) MSBuild
4 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.23%) JIRA
5 1 (3.23%) CruiseControl
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (22.58%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
4 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Sitecore Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Lead .NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Lead Web Developer
5 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (87.10%) .NET
2 25 (80.65%) HTML
3 23 (74.19%) ASP.NET
3 23 (74.19%) CSS
4 21 (67.74%) jQuery
5 15 (48.39%) XML
6 14 (45.16%) .NET Framework
6 14 (45.16%) CSS3
6 14 (45.16%) HTML5
7 12 (38.71%) Web Services
8 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (25.81%) Ajax
10 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 4 (12.90%) Razor View Engine
11 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
11 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (9.68%) ADO.NET
13 2 (6.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) RIA
2 2 (6.45%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) MVC
2 13 (41.94%) TDD
3 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (35.48%) Content Management
5 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
6 6 (19.35%) OO
7 4 (12.90%) Scrum
8 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.68%) Web Development
9 2 (6.45%) OOP
9 2 (6.45%) DevOps
9 2 (6.45%) BDD
9 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (3.23%) Information Architecture
10 1 (3.23%) Software Architecture
10 1 (3.23%) Web Testing
10 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (3.23%) Analytics
10 1 (3.23%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) C#
2 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
3 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
4 4 (12.90%) SQL
5 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.45%) Python
6 2 (6.45%) Objective-C
6 2 (6.45%) Ruby
6 2 (6.45%) XPath
6 2 (6.45%) PHP
6 2 (6.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Sitecore
2 12 (38.71%) Ektron
3 4 (12.90%) RedDot
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.23%) Adobe