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 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EPiServer
Rank 501 508 529
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +21
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 78 48 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.099% 0.074%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 35 30
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£350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £490 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £475 £350
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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UK

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
23959 22340 24687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.41% 46.30% 46.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13908 12910 12943
Average daily rate £398 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.58% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1126 1020 1287
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.80 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% -1.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- -1.33%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014. 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
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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 +33 52 £375 +7.14% 19
South East -15 8 £350 -26.31% 7
South West - 6 £325 - 2
East of England -16 5 £330 - 3
Yorkshire - 3 £388 - 6
North West -6 2 £368 - 4
East Midlands - 1 £348 - 2
West Midlands - - - -
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EPiServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

1 121 (82.88%) .NET
2 104 (71.23%) CMS
3 96 (65.75%) C#
4 84 (57.53%) MVC
5 80 (54.79%) ASP.NET
6 74 (50.68%) CSS
6 74 (50.68%) HTML
7 59 (40.41%) JavaScript
8 54 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
8 54 (36.99%) Sitecore
9 53 (36.30%) SQL Server
10 49 (33.56%) jQuery
11 48 (32.88%) Umbraco
12 47 (32.19%) Sitecore CMS
13 43 (29.45%) E-Commerce
14 39 (26.71%) TDD
15 36 (24.66%) HTML5
16 33 (22.60%) EPiServer CMS
17 31 (21.23%) ASP.NET MVC
18 30 (20.55%) CSS3
18 30 (20.55%) XML
19 28 (19.18%) Visual Studio
20 26 (17.81%) .NET Framework
21 23 (15.75%) Content Management
22 22 (15.07%) SharePoint
23 21 (14.38%) SQL
23 21 (14.38%) Kentico
24 19 (13.01%) Microsoft
25 17 (11.64%) Ajax
25 17 (11.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3

EPiServer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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
1 104 (71.23%) CMS
2 48 (32.88%) Umbraco
3 47 (32.19%) Sitecore CMS
4 33 (22.60%) EPiServer CMS
5 22 (15.07%) SharePoint
6 21 (14.38%) Kentico
7 14 (9.59%) DNN
8 13 (8.90%) Node.js
9 8 (5.48%) IIS
10 5 (3.42%) Joomla!
10 5 (3.42%) Adobe CQ
11 4 (2.74%) Sitefinity
12 3 (2.05%) Drupal
12 3 (2.05%) Content Management Server
12 3 (2.05%) WordPress
13 2 (1.37%) Orchard CMS
13 2 (1.37%) Alfresco
14 1 (0.68%) TYPO3
14 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (6.16%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.11%) Intranet
2 4 (2.74%) Internet
3 1 (0.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (36.30%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 28 (19.18%) Visual Studio
2 15 (10.27%) Git (software)
3 13 (8.90%) NUnit
4 3 (2.05%) Subversion
4 3 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.05%) MSBuild
4 3 (2.05%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.37%) JIRA
6 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.68%) Grunt
General
1 16 (10.96%) Marketing
2 15 (10.27%) Finance
3 5 (3.42%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.74%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.37%) Publishing
5 2 (1.37%) Games
6 1 (0.68%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 130 (89.04%) Developer
2 63 (43.15%) .NET Developer
3 26 (17.81%) Web Developer
4 14 (9.59%) .NET Web Developer
4 14 (9.59%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (4.79%) CMS Developer
6 6 (4.11%) Senior Developer
6 6 (4.11%) Analyst
7 5 (3.42%) C# Developer
7 5 (3.42%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (2.74%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (2.74%) Architect
9 3 (2.05%) Business Analyst
9 3 (2.05%) Tester
9 3 (2.05%) Lead Developer
9 3 (2.05%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (2.05%) Sitecore Developer
10 2 (1.37%) Umbraco Developer
10 2 (1.37%) UI Programmer
10 2 (1.37%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (82.88%) .NET
2 80 (54.79%) ASP.NET
3 74 (50.68%) CSS
3 74 (50.68%) HTML
4 49 (33.56%) jQuery
5 36 (24.66%) HTML5
6 31 (21.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 30 (20.55%) CSS3
7 30 (20.55%) XML
8 26 (17.81%) .NET Framework
9 17 (11.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 17 (11.64%) Ajax
9 17 (11.64%) AngularJS
10 15 (10.27%) Web Services
11 14 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 13 (8.90%) Razor View Engine
13 12 (8.22%) NHibernate
13 12 (8.22%) ADO.NET
13 12 (8.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 7 (4.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.74%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.05%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.05%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.37%) Taxonomies
4 2 (1.37%) iPad
4 2 (1.37%) W3C
4 2 (1.37%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.37%) Blog
4 2 (1.37%) RIA
4 2 (1.37%) FMCG
5 1 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.68%) Social Media
5 1 (0.68%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.68%) Equities
5 1 (0.68%) Animation
5 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (57.53%) MVC
2 54 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (29.45%) E-Commerce
4 39 (26.71%) TDD
5 23 (15.75%) Content Management
6 13 (8.90%) Automated Testing
7 12 (8.22%) Scrum
7 12 (8.22%) OWASP
8 11 (7.53%) Web Development
9 8 (5.48%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (4.79%) OO
11 5 (3.42%) Analytics
12 4 (2.74%) BDD
12 4 (2.74%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (2.74%) Web Application Development
13 3 (2.05%) Unit Testing
13 3 (2.05%) Integration Testing
13 3 (2.05%) Test Scripting
13 3 (2.05%) CRM
13 3 (2.05%) UML
Programming Languages
1 96 (65.75%) C#
2 59 (40.41%) JavaScript
3 21 (14.38%) SQL
4 16 (10.96%) VB.NET
5 7 (4.79%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.05%) VB
7 2 (1.37%) PHP
7 2 (1.37%) Java
7 2 (1.37%) XPath
8 1 (0.68%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.68%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 5 (3.42%) Degree
2 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 54 (36.99%) Sitecore
2 19 (13.01%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.85%) Ektron
4 8 (5.48%) RedDot
5 4 (2.74%) Open Text
6 1 (0.68%) Vignette
6 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.68%) hybris
6 1 (0.68%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.68%) Twitter
6 1 (0.68%) Google
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