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 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EPiServer
Rank 533 502 426
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -76
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 46 61 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.093% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.28% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 33 52
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.83% -
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
22428 21583 20994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.51% 46.09% 47.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13629 12530 11266
Average daily rate £390 £393 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.63% +4.66%
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 £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1059 1021 1287
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £36.78 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 29 December 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 29 December 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 -10 30 £400 +14.28% 30
South East -21 5 £313 -3.84% 4
Yorkshire -19 3 £303 +10.00% 1
South West -27 3 £400 +23.07% 3
North West -2 2 £289 +15.50% 3
East of England - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £325 -
West Midlands - - - - 5
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EPiServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 94 (75.20%) .NET
1 94 (75.20%) CMS
2 87 (69.60%) C#
3 72 (57.60%) MVC
4 63 (50.40%) ASP.NET
5 60 (48.00%) CSS
5 60 (48.00%) HTML
6 50 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 49 (39.20%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (37.60%) Sitecore
9 45 (36.00%) SQL Server
10 44 (35.20%) Umbraco
11 41 (32.80%) Sitecore CMS
12 37 (29.60%) jQuery
13 36 (28.80%) TDD
14 35 (28.00%) E-Commerce
14 35 (28.00%) HTML5
15 32 (25.60%) EPiServer CMS
16 30 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
17 29 (23.20%) CSS3
18 26 (20.80%) Kentico
19 25 (20.00%) .NET Framework
20 22 (17.60%) Content Management
20 22 (17.60%) Microsoft
21 19 (15.20%) XML
22 18 (14.40%) AngularJS
23 17 (13.60%) Node.js
23 17 (13.60%) SQL
24 15 (12.00%) Git (software)
25 13 (10.40%) Razor View Engine

EPiServer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 94 (75.20%) CMS
2 44 (35.20%) Umbraco
3 41 (32.80%) Sitecore CMS
4 32 (25.60%) EPiServer CMS
5 26 (20.80%) Kentico
6 17 (13.60%) Node.js
7 12 (9.60%) SharePoint
8 10 (8.00%) DNN
9 7 (5.60%) Sitefinity
10 5 (4.00%) Adobe CQ
11 4 (3.20%) IIS
11 4 (3.20%) Joomla!
12 3 (2.40%) Content Management Server
12 3 (2.40%) Drupal
12 3 (2.40%) Immediacy CMS
12 3 (2.40%) WordPress
13 2 (1.60%) Alfresco
14 1 (0.80%) Jetty
14 1 (0.80%) nginx
14 1 (0.80%) TYPO3
Applications
1 7 (5.60%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.40%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.60%) MS Project
3 2 (1.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.80%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.40%) Intranet
1 3 (2.40%) Internet
2 1 (0.80%) HTTP
2 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (6.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.60%) MySQL
5 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.80%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (10.40%) Visual Studio
3 11 (8.80%) NUnit
4 6 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.00%) SpecFlow
6 3 (2.40%) MSBuild
6 3 (2.40%) Subversion
7 2 (1.60%) JIRA
7 2 (1.60%) Selenium
7 2 (1.60%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.60%) JMeter
8 1 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.80%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (9.60%) Marketing
2 8 (6.40%) Finance
3 4 (3.20%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.20%) Publishing
4 2 (1.60%) Games
4 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.60%) Advertising
5 1 (0.80%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 105 (84.00%) Developer
2 48 (38.40%) .NET Developer
3 26 (20.80%) Web Developer
4 16 (12.80%) Front-End Developer
5 12 (9.60%) .NET Web Developer
6 6 (4.80%) CMS Developer
7 5 (4.00%) C# Developer
8 4 (3.20%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (3.20%) Architect
8 4 (3.20%) Analyst
8 4 (3.20%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.20%) Tester
9 3 (2.40%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (2.40%) Front-End Web Developer
9 3 (2.40%) Sitecore Developer
9 3 (2.40%) Applications Developer
9 3 (2.40%) Test Analyst
9 3 (2.40%) Project Manager
9 3 (2.40%) QA Tester
9 3 (2.40%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (75.20%) .NET
2 63 (50.40%) ASP.NET
3 60 (48.00%) CSS
3 60 (48.00%) HTML
4 37 (29.60%) jQuery
5 35 (28.00%) HTML5
6 30 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (23.20%) CSS3
8 25 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 19 (15.20%) XML
10 18 (14.40%) AngularJS
11 13 (10.40%) Razor View Engine
11 13 (10.40%) NHibernate
12 12 (9.60%) Ajax
13 11 (8.80%) KnockoutJS
14 10 (8.00%) Web Services
15 9 (7.20%) WCF
15 9 (7.20%) ADO.NET
15 9 (7.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 8 (6.40%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (2.40%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.40%) Streaming Music
3 3 (2.40%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.60%) FMCG
4 2 (1.60%) User Experience
5 1 (0.80%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.80%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.80%) Animation
5 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (0.80%) Linux
2 1 (0.80%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (57.60%) MVC
2 49 (39.20%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (28.80%) TDD
4 35 (28.00%) E-Commerce
5 22 (17.60%) Content Management
6 13 (10.40%) Scrum
7 12 (9.60%) Web Development
7 12 (9.60%) OWASP
7 12 (9.60%) Automated Testing
8 10 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (6.40%) BDD
9 8 (6.40%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (4.80%) MVVM
11 5 (4.00%) Web Application Development
12 4 (3.20%) OO
13 3 (2.40%) PRINCE2
13 3 (2.40%) Project Management
13 3 (2.40%) Integration Testing
13 3 (2.40%) Test Scripting
13 3 (2.40%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 87 (69.60%) C#
2 50 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (13.60%) SQL
4 8 (6.40%) VB.NET
5 7 (5.60%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.60%) VB
6 2 (1.60%) Perl
6 2 (1.60%) PHP
6 2 (1.60%) Java
6 2 (1.60%) Ruby
6 2 (1.60%) XPath
6 2 (1.60%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.80%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.80%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.80%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.80%) Varnish
1 1 (0.80%) Corosync
1 1 (0.80%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.80%) Puppet
2 1 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 47 (37.60%) Sitecore
2 22 (17.60%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.80%) RedDot
4 9 (7.20%) Ektron
5 4 (3.20%) Open Text
6 3 (2.40%) Alterian
7 2 (1.60%) hybris
8 1 (0.80%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.80%) Percona
8 1 (0.80%) Twitter
8 1 (0.80%) VMware
8 1 (0.80%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.80%) Google
8 1 (0.80%) Zend
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