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 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EPiServer
Rank 487 480 452
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -28
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 65 68 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.32% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 43 36
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
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
21697 21002 19019
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.49% 45.54% 46.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 12640 11746 10308
Average daily rate £400 £393 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £221 £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 895 927 1159
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 £11.50 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.95
% change year-on-year
- -7.65%

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 4 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 4 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
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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 -3 53 £400 +6.66% 18
South West -4 3 £400 +23.07% 3
Yorkshire -24 3 £350 -6.66% 7
East of England +4 2 £338 -32.50% 1
South East -24 2 £300 -7.69% 14
North West -17 1 £325 - 6
West Midlands - 1 - - 5
East Midlands - - - - 1
North East - - - -
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EPiServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 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 92 (82.88%) CMS
2 86 (77.48%) .NET
3 75 (67.57%) C#
4 70 (63.06%) ASP.NET
5 66 (59.46%) MVC
6 54 (48.65%) CSS
7 52 (46.85%) JavaScript
8 51 (45.95%) HTML
9 50 (45.05%) Umbraco
10 49 (44.14%) Sitecore CMS
10 49 (44.14%) Sitecore
11 48 (43.24%) SQL Server
11 48 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
12 42 (37.84%) TDD
13 40 (36.04%) ASP.NET MVC
14 36 (32.43%) HTML5
15 35 (31.53%) Kentico
16 32 (28.83%) jQuery
17 28 (25.23%) CSS3
18 27 (24.32%) Scrum
18 27 (24.32%) E-Commerce
19 25 (22.52%) .NET Framework
20 24 (21.62%) Content Management
20 24 (21.62%) EPiServer CMS
21 22 (19.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 20 (18.02%) WCF
23 19 (17.12%) Razor View Engine
24 18 (16.22%) LINQ
24 18 (16.22%) SQL
25 17 (15.32%) Microsoft

EPiServer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 92 (82.88%) CMS
2 50 (45.05%) Umbraco
3 49 (44.14%) Sitecore CMS
4 35 (31.53%) Kentico
5 24 (21.62%) EPiServer CMS
6 12 (10.81%) DNN
6 12 (10.81%) Sitefinity
7 9 (8.11%) Node.js
8 6 (5.41%) IIS
9 4 (3.60%) Immediacy CMS
9 4 (3.60%) Drupal
10 1 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.90%) Confluence
10 1 (0.90%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.90%) nginx
10 1 (0.90%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.90%) Jetty
10 1 (0.90%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.90%) WordPress
10 1 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.80%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (1.80%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.80%) InDesign
2 2 (1.80%) MS Project
2 2 (1.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Tridion
2 2 (1.80%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.80%) GitHub
3 1 (0.90%) IaaS
3 1 (0.90%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) Intranet
1 2 (1.80%) Internet
2 1 (0.90%) HTTP
2 1 (0.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (43.24%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.80%) MySQL
4 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.90%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.90%) Triplestore
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.60%) Subversion
3 4 (3.60%) NUnit
3 4 (3.60%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.70%) MSBuild
5 2 (1.80%) JMeter
5 2 (1.80%) Selenium
5 2 (1.80%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.80%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.80%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.90%) JIRA
General
1 14 (12.61%) Marketing
2 5 (4.50%) Retail
3 4 (3.60%) Finance
4 3 (2.70%) Publishing
5 2 (1.80%) Advertising
5 2 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.90%) Games
6 1 (0.90%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 87 (78.38%) Developer
2 45 (40.54%) .NET Developer
3 13 (11.71%) Web Developer
4 9 (8.11%) Senior Developer
4 9 (8.11%) Sitecore Developer
5 7 (6.31%) CMS Developer
5 7 (6.31%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (5.41%) .NET Web Developer
6 6 (5.41%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.41%) Umbraco Developer
7 4 (3.60%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (3.60%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (3.60%) Development Manager
8 3 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (2.70%) Applications Developer
8 3 (2.70%) Analyst
8 3 (2.70%) C# Developer
8 3 (2.70%) Web Applications Developer
8 3 (2.70%) Web Manager
9 2 (1.80%) Web Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (77.48%) .NET
2 70 (63.06%) ASP.NET
3 54 (48.65%) CSS
4 51 (45.95%) HTML
5 40 (36.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (32.43%) HTML5
7 32 (28.83%) jQuery
8 28 (25.23%) CSS3
9 25 (22.52%) .NET Framework
10 22 (19.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 20 (18.02%) WCF
12 19 (17.12%) Razor View Engine
13 18 (16.22%) LINQ
14 14 (12.61%) ASP.NET Web API
15 13 (11.71%) RESTful
16 11 (9.91%) KnockoutJS
16 11 (9.91%) XML
17 7 (6.31%) AngularJS
17 7 (6.31%) StructureMap
17 7 (6.31%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.31%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.60%) Streaming Music
3 4 (3.60%) User Experience
3 4 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.80%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.90%) FMCG
6 1 (0.90%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.90%) W3C
6 1 (0.90%) Clustering
6 1 (0.90%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.60%) Windows
2 1 (0.90%) Linux
2 1 (0.90%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (59.46%) MVC
2 48 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (37.84%) TDD
4 27 (24.32%) Scrum
4 27 (24.32%) E-Commerce
5 24 (21.62%) Content Management
6 17 (15.32%) BDD
7 11 (9.91%) Mentoring
7 11 (9.91%) Dependency Injection
7 11 (9.91%) Pair Programming
8 10 (9.01%) Web Development
9 8 (7.21%) MVVM
9 8 (7.21%) Unit Testing
10 7 (6.31%) Project Management
11 5 (4.50%) Web Application Development
11 5 (4.50%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.50%) OO
11 5 (4.50%) PRINCE2
12 4 (3.60%) Domain-Driven Design
13 3 (2.70%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 75 (67.57%) C#
2 52 (46.85%) JavaScript
3 18 (16.22%) SQL
4 7 (6.31%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.60%) PHP
6 3 (2.70%) ActionScript
7 2 (1.80%) Ruby
7 2 (1.80%) XPath
7 2 (1.80%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.80%) Java
7 2 (1.80%) Perl
7 2 (1.80%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.80%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.90%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.90%) SPARQL
8 1 (0.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (6.31%) Degree
2 4 (3.60%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.80%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) QA
2 1 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) Varnish
1 1 (0.90%) KVM
1 1 (0.90%) Corosync
1 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) Puppet
1 1 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 49 (44.14%) Sitecore
2 17 (15.32%) Microsoft
3 13 (11.71%) Ektron
4 6 (5.41%) RedDot
5 5 (4.50%) Adobe
6 4 (3.60%) Alterian
7 3 (2.70%) Google
8 2 (1.80%) Open Text
8 2 (1.80%) hybris
9 1 (0.90%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.90%) Percona
9 1 (0.90%) Zend
9 1 (0.90%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.90%) VMware
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