The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EPiServer
Rank 189 219 220
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +1
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 14 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.084% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.18% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 11
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£450 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £313 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £475 £338
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +40.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2722 3308 3443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 46.09% 46.20% 43.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1933 2282 2344
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 95 102
Average hourly rate £19.75 £20.50 £18.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.65% +8.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £11.50 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £50.31 £39.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 24 (82.76%) HTML
1 24 (82.76%) .NET
2 23 (79.31%) CSS
3 22 (75.86%) CMS
4 21 (72.41%) MVC
5 20 (68.97%) C#
5 20 (68.97%) ASP.NET
5 20 (68.97%) JavaScript
6 18 (62.07%) jQuery
7 17 (58.62%) Sitecore CMS
7 17 (58.62%) Sitecore
7 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
8 16 (55.17%) Visual Studio
8 16 (55.17%) XML
9 15 (51.72%) HTML5
9 15 (51.72%) Umbraco
10 13 (44.83%) CSS3
10 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (44.83%) .NET Framework
11 12 (41.38%) TDD
11 12 (41.38%) Finance
12 11 (37.93%) Content Management
13 10 (34.48%) Web Services
13 10 (34.48%) NUnit
13 10 (34.48%) Ektron
14 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
15 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
15 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 6 (20.69%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 22 (75.86%) CMS
2 17 (58.62%) Sitecore CMS
3 15 (51.72%) Umbraco
4 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
5 6 (20.69%) DNN
5 6 (20.69%) IIS
6 4 (13.79%) Joomla!
7 3 (10.34%) Sitefinity
8 2 (6.90%) Kentico
8 2 (6.90%) EPiServer CMS
8 2 (6.90%) Content Management Server
8 2 (6.90%) Drupal
8 2 (6.90%) Alfresco
8 2 (6.90%) WordPress
9 1 (3.45%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Intranet
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (55.17%) Visual Studio
2 10 (34.48%) NUnit
3 2 (6.90%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) MSBuild
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Lead .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Lead Web Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Umbraco Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Sitecore Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (82.76%) HTML
1 24 (82.76%) .NET
2 23 (79.31%) CSS
3 20 (68.97%) ASP.NET
4 18 (62.07%) jQuery
5 16 (55.17%) XML
6 15 (51.72%) HTML5
7 13 (44.83%) CSS3
7 13 (44.83%) .NET Framework
8 10 (34.48%) Web Services
9 6 (20.69%) Ajax
9 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 4 (13.79%) Razor View Engine
11 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
11 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (13.79%) ADO.NET
12 2 (6.90%) J2EE
12 2 (6.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) RIA
2 2 (6.90%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) MVC
2 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (41.38%) TDD
4 11 (37.93%) Content Management
5 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
6 4 (13.79%) OO
7 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 2 (6.90%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Web Development
8 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Information Architecture
8 1 (3.45%) Software Architecture
8 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.45%) Analytics
8 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (3.45%) Project Management
8 1 (3.45%) HOOD
8 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) C#
1 20 (68.97%) JavaScript
2 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
3 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
3 4 (13.79%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Sitecore
2 10 (34.48%) Ektron
3 6 (20.69%) RedDot
4 4 (13.79%) Microsoft