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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EPiServer
Rank 178 198 185
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -13
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 18 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 0.39% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 7
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£400 £450 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +63.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £430 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £490 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.38% +8.33%
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
2226 2546 2422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.84% 43.05% 42.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1652 1801 1729
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 58 70
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.70 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.27% -8.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £30.83 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015, 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 21 (84.00%) C#
2 20 (80.00%) .NET
2 20 (80.00%) MVC
2 20 (80.00%) CMS
3 18 (72.00%) ASP.NET
4 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
5 15 (60.00%) CSS
6 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (52.00%) TDD
7 13 (52.00%) Sitecore CMS
7 13 (52.00%) Sitecore
7 13 (52.00%) HTML
7 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (48.00%) E-Commerce
8 12 (48.00%) Umbraco
9 11 (44.00%) Scrum
9 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
10 10 (40.00%) Kentico
10 10 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
11 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (36.00%) RESTful
11 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
11 9 (36.00%) WCF
11 9 (36.00%) jQuery
11 9 (36.00%) .NET Framework
12 8 (32.00%) Pair Programming
12 8 (32.00%) LINQ
12 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (32.00%) HTML5
12 8 (32.00%) BDD

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 20 (80.00%) CMS
2 13 (52.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 12 (48.00%) Umbraco
4 10 (40.00%) Kentico
5 5 (20.00%) DNN
6 4 (16.00%) EPiServer CMS
7 2 (8.00%) Drupal
7 2 (8.00%) Alfresco
7 2 (8.00%) WordPress
7 2 (8.00%) Content Management Server
7 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (8.00%) IIS
8 1 (4.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MSBuild
1 3 (12.00%) Subversion
2 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.00%) NUnit
3 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (12.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Umbraco Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Sitecore Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Development Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Development Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Manager
7 1 (4.00%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) .NET
2 18 (72.00%) ASP.NET
3 15 (60.00%) CSS
4 13 (52.00%) HTML
4 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
6 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (36.00%) RESTful
6 9 (36.00%) WCF
6 9 (36.00%) jQuery
6 9 (36.00%) .NET Framework
7 8 (32.00%) LINQ
7 8 (32.00%) HTML5
7 8 (32.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 5 (20.00%) Ajax
8 5 (20.00%) XHTML
9 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (8.00%) JSP
10 2 (8.00%) XML
10 2 (8.00%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) MVC
2 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (52.00%) TDD
4 12 (48.00%) E-Commerce
5 11 (44.00%) Scrum
6 8 (32.00%) Pair Programming
6 8 (32.00%) BDD
6 8 (32.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Content Management
8 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.00%) Web Development
8 2 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (8.00%) OO
9 1 (4.00%) UX Design
9 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (4.00%) Analytics
9 1 (4.00%) SEO
9 1 (4.00%) Project Management
9 1 (4.00%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) C#
2 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.00%) ActionScript
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Sitecore
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) RedDot
4 1 (4.00%) Ektron
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