The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of EPiServer products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPiServer over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EPiServer
Rank 488 499 463
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -36
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 84 64 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.30% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 43 30
Average daily rate
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£375 £415 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £239 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £473 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
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 England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22109 21507 19301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.47% 45.48% 46.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12853 12106 10598
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 952 996 1103
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.41 £11.15 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

EPiServer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

EPiServer Jobs Demand Trend in England

EPiServer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

EPiServer Daily Rate Trend in England

EPiServer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EPiServer across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

EPiServer Daily Rate Histogram in England

EPiServer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EPiServer across the England region.

EPiServer Hourly Rate Trend in England

EPiServer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPiServer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +5 55 £400 -3.61% 30
East of England +15 12 £250 -50.00% 3
Yorkshire -10 10 £350 -14.63% 6
South East -27 5 £338 - 6
North West -14 1 £325 - 10
West Midlands - 1 - - 3
South West - - - - 2
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - - 1
EPiServer
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EPiServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 109 (84.50%) CMS
2 94 (72.87%) .NET
3 80 (62.02%) C#
4 78 (60.47%) ASP.NET
5 72 (55.81%) MVC
6 71 (55.04%) Umbraco
7 67 (51.94%) JavaScript
7 67 (51.94%) CSS
8 64 (49.61%) HTML
9 54 (41.86%) SQL Server
10 53 (41.09%) Agile Software Development
10 53 (41.09%) Sitecore CMS
10 53 (41.09%) Sitecore
11 43 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 41 (31.78%) TDD
13 40 (31.01%) HTML5
14 37 (28.68%) Kentico
15 34 (26.36%) CSS3
15 34 (26.36%) E-Commerce
16 33 (25.58%) Content Management
17 32 (24.81%) Scrum
17 32 (24.81%) jQuery
18 28 (21.71%) WCF
19 24 (18.60%) Marketing
19 24 (18.60%) .NET Framework
20 23 (17.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 22 (17.05%) EPiServer CMS
22 20 (15.50%) BDD
23 19 (14.73%) Razor View Engine
23 19 (14.73%) LINQ

EPiServer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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
1 109 (84.50%) CMS
2 71 (55.04%) Umbraco
3 53 (41.09%) Sitecore CMS
4 37 (28.68%) Kentico
5 22 (17.05%) EPiServer CMS
6 16 (12.40%) Sitefinity
7 15 (11.63%) DNN
8 7 (5.43%) Node.js
9 5 (3.88%) IIS
10 4 (3.10%) Immediacy CMS
11 3 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (1.55%) Drupal
13 1 (0.78%) Jetty
13 1 (0.78%) Apache
13 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.78%) nginx
13 1 (0.78%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (11.63%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (2.33%) InDesign
2 3 (2.33%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (1.55%) MS Project
3 2 (1.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (9.30%) SiteCatalyst
2 3 (2.33%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.33%) GitHub
3 2 (1.55%) Force.com
4 1 (0.78%) IaaS
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.78%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.33%) Intranet
2 1 (0.78%) Internet
2 1 (0.78%) HTTP
2 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (41.86%) SQL Server
2 19 (14.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (6.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.55%) MySQL
6 1 (0.78%) Triplestore
6 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.88%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.10%) NUnit
2 4 (3.10%) Subversion
3 3 (2.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.33%) MSBuild
4 2 (1.55%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.55%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.55%) JMeter
4 2 (1.55%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.55%) Selenium
5 1 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.78%) JIRA
5 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (18.60%) Marketing
2 9 (6.98%) Finance
3 7 (5.43%) Retail
4 3 (2.33%) Publishing
5 2 (1.55%) Advertising
5 2 (1.55%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 93 (72.09%) Developer
2 47 (36.43%) .NET Developer
3 16 (12.40%) Sitecore Developer
4 15 (11.63%) Web Developer
5 8 (6.20%) Project Manager
5 8 (6.20%) C# Developer
5 8 (6.20%) Applications Developer
5 8 (6.20%) Senior Developer
5 8 (6.20%) Umbraco Developer
5 8 (6.20%) CMS Developer
6 7 (5.43%) Front-End Developer
6 7 (5.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (5.43%) Web Applications Developer
6 7 (5.43%) .NET Web Developer
7 6 (4.65%) Marketing Manager
7 6 (4.65%) .NET Applications Developer
8 5 (3.88%) C# Application Developer
8 5 (3.88%) C# Web Developer
8 5 (3.88%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (3.10%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (72.87%) .NET
2 78 (60.47%) ASP.NET
3 67 (51.94%) CSS
4 64 (49.61%) HTML
5 43 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 40 (31.01%) HTML5
7 34 (26.36%) CSS3
8 32 (24.81%) jQuery
9 28 (21.71%) WCF
10 24 (18.60%) .NET Framework
11 23 (17.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 19 (14.73%) Razor View Engine
12 19 (14.73%) LINQ
13 16 (12.40%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (11.63%) RESTful
15 12 (9.30%) Flash
16 10 (7.75%) XML
16 10 (7.75%) KnockoutJS
17 9 (6.98%) Web Services
18 7 (5.43%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.30%) Mobile App
2 11 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.65%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (3.88%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.10%) Streaming Music
5 4 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.10%) User Experience
6 3 (2.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.55%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.55%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.78%) Clustering
8 1 (0.78%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.10%) Windows
2 1 (0.78%) Linux
2 1 (0.78%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (55.81%) MVC
2 53 (41.09%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (31.78%) TDD
4 34 (26.36%) E-Commerce
5 33 (25.58%) Content Management
6 32 (24.81%) Scrum
7 20 (15.50%) BDD
8 17 (13.18%) Project Management
9 14 (10.85%) SEO
10 13 (10.08%) Email Marketing
10 13 (10.08%) Pair Programming
10 13 (10.08%) Analytics
10 13 (10.08%) Mentoring
11 12 (9.30%) Data Privacy
11 12 (9.30%) Web Development
12 10 (7.75%) Digital Marketing
12 10 (7.75%) Unit Testing
12 10 (7.75%) Dependency Injection
13 7 (5.43%) MVVM
14 5 (3.88%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 80 (62.02%) C#
2 67 (51.94%) JavaScript
3 15 (11.63%) SQL
4 7 (5.43%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.10%) PHP
6 3 (2.33%) ActionScript
7 2 (1.55%) Perl
7 2 (1.55%) Java
7 2 (1.55%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.55%) Apex Code
7 2 (1.55%) Ruby
7 2 (1.55%) XPath
7 2 (1.55%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.78%) SPARQL
8 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (5.43%) Degree
2 5 (3.88%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.10%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.78%) Varnish
1 1 (0.78%) Corosync
1 1 (0.78%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) Puppet
1 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 53 (41.09%) Sitecore
2 17 (13.18%) Ektron
2 17 (13.18%) Microsoft
3 16 (12.40%) Adobe
4 13 (10.08%) Google
5 5 (3.88%) RedDot
6 4 (3.10%) Alterian
7 3 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.55%) OpenText
8 2 (1.55%) ExactTarget
8 2 (1.55%) hybris
9 1 (0.78%) Percona
9 1 (0.78%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.78%) VMware
9 1 (0.78%) Zend
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £400.00 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £450 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 14 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £425 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 25 days ago