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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EPiServer
Rank 526 483 510
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +27
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 62 70 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.32% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 47 32
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £475 £300
% change year-on-year
-29.21% +58.33%
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 England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23784 22046 23285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.92% 46.04% 47.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14218 12822 12426
Average daily rate £393 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.41% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 1172 1076 1217
Average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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
(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 39 £375 +7.14% 16
South East -24 9 £325 -31.57% 8
East of England -20 4 £375 - 2
Yorkshire -3 2 £320 - 4
North West -11 2 £368 +47.00% 8
East Midlands - 2 £336 - 1
South West - 2 £355 -
West Midlands - - - - 2
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EPiServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 118 (80.27%) .NET
2 106 (72.11%) CMS
3 98 (66.67%) C#
4 79 (53.74%) MVC
5 76 (51.70%) ASP.NET
6 72 (48.98%) CSS
6 72 (48.98%) HTML
7 59 (40.14%) JavaScript
8 51 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (34.01%) Sitecore
10 49 (33.33%) jQuery
11 47 (31.97%) Umbraco
12 46 (31.29%) SQL Server
13 44 (29.93%) Sitecore CMS
14 42 (28.57%) E-Commerce
15 36 (24.49%) TDD
15 36 (24.49%) HTML5
16 34 (23.13%) EPiServer CMS
17 29 (19.73%) CSS3
18 26 (17.69%) XML
19 25 (17.01%) Visual Studio
19 25 (17.01%) .NET Framework
20 23 (15.65%) Content Management
20 23 (15.65%) ASP.NET MVC
21 22 (14.97%) Kentico
22 20 (13.61%) Microsoft
23 18 (12.24%) SharePoint
23 18 (12.24%) SQL
24 17 (11.56%) AngularJS
25 16 (10.88%) Marketing

EPiServer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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
1 106 (72.11%) CMS
2 47 (31.97%) Umbraco
3 44 (29.93%) Sitecore CMS
4 34 (23.13%) EPiServer CMS
5 22 (14.97%) Kentico
6 18 (12.24%) SharePoint
7 13 (8.84%) Node.js
8 11 (7.48%) DNN
9 9 (6.12%) IIS
10 5 (3.40%) Joomla!
10 5 (3.40%) Adobe CQ
11 3 (2.04%) Sitefinity
11 3 (2.04%) Content Management Server
11 3 (2.04%) Drupal
11 3 (2.04%) WordPress
12 2 (1.36%) Alfresco
12 2 (1.36%) Orchard CMS
13 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.68%) Jetty
13 1 (0.68%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (6.12%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Tridion
1 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.68%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.40%) Intranet
1 5 (3.40%) Internet
2 2 (1.36%) HTTP
3 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (31.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (5.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (17.01%) Visual Studio
2 15 (10.20%) Git (software)
2 15 (10.20%) NUnit
3 4 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.72%) SpecFlow
4 3 (2.04%) MSBuild
4 3 (2.04%) Subversion
5 2 (1.36%) JIRA
6 1 (0.68%) Selenium
6 1 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.68%) JMeter
6 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.68%) Grunt
General
1 16 (10.88%) Marketing
2 14 (9.52%) Finance
3 5 (3.40%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.72%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.04%) Publishing
6 2 (1.36%) Games
6 2 (1.36%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Retail
7 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 130 (88.44%) Developer
2 60 (40.82%) .NET Developer
3 25 (17.01%) Web Developer
4 17 (11.56%) Front-End Developer
5 13 (8.84%) .NET Web Developer
6 7 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 7 (4.76%) CMS Developer
7 6 (4.08%) C# Developer
7 6 (4.08%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (3.40%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (3.40%) Architect
9 4 (2.72%) Tester
9 4 (2.72%) Analyst
9 4 (2.72%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (2.04%) QA Tester
10 3 (2.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (1.36%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (1.36%) Applications Developer
11 2 (1.36%) Web Applications Developer
11 2 (1.36%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (80.27%) .NET
2 76 (51.70%) ASP.NET
3 72 (48.98%) CSS
3 72 (48.98%) HTML
4 49 (33.33%) jQuery
5 36 (24.49%) HTML5
6 29 (19.73%) CSS3
7 26 (17.69%) XML
8 25 (17.01%) .NET Framework
9 23 (15.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (11.56%) AngularJS
11 16 (10.88%) Ajax
12 15 (10.20%) Web Services
13 12 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 12 (8.16%) NHibernate
14 11 (7.48%) ASP.NET MVC 2
15 10 (6.80%) Razor View Engine
16 9 (6.12%) ADO.NET
16 9 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 6 (4.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.72%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.04%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.36%) iPad
4 2 (1.36%) W3C
4 2 (1.36%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.36%) Blog
4 2 (1.36%) RIA
4 2 (1.36%) 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%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.68%) Animation
5 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.80%) Windows
2 1 (0.68%) Linux
2 1 (0.68%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (53.74%) MVC
2 51 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 36 (24.49%) TDD
5 23 (15.65%) Content Management
6 13 (8.84%) Automated Testing
7 12 (8.16%) Web Development
7 12 (8.16%) OWASP
8 11 (7.48%) Scrum
9 8 (5.44%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (4.76%) OO
11 5 (3.40%) BDD
12 4 (2.72%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (2.72%) Analytics
13 3 (2.04%) Integration Testing
13 3 (2.04%) Test Scripting
13 3 (2.04%) CRM
13 3 (2.04%) UML
13 3 (2.04%) Email Marketing
14 2 (1.36%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 98 (66.67%) C#
2 59 (40.14%) JavaScript
3 18 (12.24%) SQL
4 12 (8.16%) VB.NET
5 7 (4.76%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.04%) VB
6 3 (2.04%) Java
7 2 (1.36%) XPath
7 2 (1.36%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.36%) PHP
8 1 (0.68%) Perl
8 1 (0.68%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.68%) Python
8 1 (0.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (3.40%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.68%) Varnish
1 1 (0.68%) Corosync
1 1 (0.68%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.68%) Puppet
2 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 50 (34.01%) Sitecore
2 20 (13.61%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.80%) Ektron
4 9 (6.12%) RedDot
5 3 (2.04%) Open Text
6 1 (0.68%) Vignette
6 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.68%) hybris
6 1 (0.68%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.68%) Percona
6 1 (0.68%) Twitter
6 1 (0.68%) VMware
6 1 (0.68%) Google
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