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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPiServer over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EPiServer
Rank 551 549 520
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -29
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 74 70 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.31% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 56 42
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £323 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
EPiServer
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
21876 22796 21539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.43% 44.82% 44.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13690 13686 12382
Median daily rate £405 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 737 1021 950
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £41.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +8.58%

EPiServer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing EPiServer as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPiServer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -16 36 £450 +12.50% 6
South East +27 30 £370 +64.44% 2
North West - 5 £375 -
West Midlands - 2 £368 - 1
East of England - 1 £265 -
EPiServer
UK

EPiServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing EPiServer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for EPiServer.

1 98 (91.59%) .NET
2 84 (78.50%) C#
3 73 (68.22%) CMS
4 71 (66.36%) JavaScript
5 66 (61.68%) SQL Server
6 65 (60.75%) MVC
7 64 (59.81%) CSS
8 60 (56.07%) HTML
9 53 (49.53%) ASP.NET
10 39 (36.45%) Agile Software Development
10 39 (36.45%) EPiServer CMS
11 34 (31.78%) AngularJS
11 34 (31.78%) jQuery
12 31 (28.97%) .NET Framework
13 30 (28.04%) Microsoft
14 28 (26.17%) HTML5
15 26 (24.30%) Sitecore
16 25 (23.36%) TDD
17 24 (22.43%) ASP.NET MVC
17 24 (22.43%) CSS3
18 23 (21.50%) Sitecore CMS
19 21 (19.63%) Visual Studio
20 17 (15.89%) Umbraco
20 17 (15.89%) Web Development
21 14 (13.08%) Team Foundation Server
22 13 (12.15%) Sass
23 12 (11.21%) User Experience
23 12 (11.21%) LINQ
23 12 (11.21%) Content Management
24 11 (10.28%) Finance

EPiServer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 73 (68.22%) CMS
2 39 (36.45%) EPiServer CMS
3 23 (21.50%) Sitecore CMS
4 17 (15.89%) Umbraco
5 10 (9.35%) IIS
6 4 (3.74%) Apache Solr
6 4 (3.74%) Kentico
7 3 (2.80%) NServiceBus
7 3 (2.80%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.87%) DNN
8 2 (1.87%) Immediacy CMS
8 2 (1.87%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.93%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (6.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.67%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.80%) GIMP
4 1 (0.93%) FrameMaker
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.93%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) Intranet
2 1 (0.93%) FTP
2 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (61.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.67%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.87%) MySQL
5 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.93%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (19.63%) Visual Studio
2 14 (13.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (10.28%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.67%) SpecFlow
5 4 (3.74%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (2.80%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.80%) Subversion
7 2 (1.87%) Grunt
8 1 (0.93%) git-flow
8 1 (0.93%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 11 (10.28%) Finance
1 11 (10.28%) Retail
2 9 (8.41%) Marketing
3 6 (5.61%) Electronics
4 4 (3.74%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.74%) Publishing
5 1 (0.93%) Back Office
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 94 (87.85%) Developer
2 53 (49.53%) EPiServer Developer
3 42 (39.25%) .NET Developer
4 26 (24.30%) C# Developer
5 24 (22.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (14.02%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (11.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (11.21%) JavaScript Developer
8 11 (10.28%) CMS Developer
9 10 (9.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 10 (9.35%) HTML Developer
9 10 (9.35%) Web Developer
10 8 (7.48%) HTML CSS Developer
11 5 (4.67%) .NET Web Developer
11 5 (4.67%) Agile .NET Developer
11 5 (4.67%) Agile Developer
11 5 (4.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 4 (3.74%) Lead Developer
12 4 (3.74%) Senior Developer
12 4 (3.74%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (91.59%) .NET
2 64 (59.81%) CSS
3 60 (56.07%) HTML
4 53 (49.53%) ASP.NET
5 34 (31.78%) AngularJS
5 34 (31.78%) jQuery
6 31 (28.97%) .NET Framework
7 28 (26.17%) HTML5
8 24 (22.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (22.43%) CSS3
9 13 (12.15%) Sass
10 12 (11.21%) LINQ
11 11 (10.28%) Entity Framework
11 11 (10.28%) Web Services
12 10 (9.35%) LESS
12 10 (9.35%) XHTML
13 9 (8.41%) Ajax
13 9 (8.41%) XML
14 7 (6.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (6.54%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.21%) User Experience
2 6 (5.61%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.80%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.80%) Equities
3 3 (2.80%) Fixed Income
3 3 (2.80%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.80%) NHS
4 2 (1.87%) Tandem
4 2 (1.87%) W3C
5 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.93%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.35%) Windows
2 5 (4.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (60.75%) MVC
2 39 (36.45%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (23.36%) TDD
4 17 (15.89%) Web Development
5 12 (11.21%) Content Management
6 11 (10.28%) E-Commerce
6 11 (10.28%) Scrum
7 10 (9.35%) SOLID
8 9 (8.41%) BDD
9 8 (7.48%) Migration
10 7 (6.54%) Automated Testing
10 7 (6.54%) Front End Development
10 7 (6.54%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (6.54%) Software Engineering
11 6 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (5.61%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (5.61%) SOA
12 5 (4.67%) PRINCE2
12 5 (4.67%) Project Management
12 5 (4.67%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 84 (78.50%) C#
2 71 (66.36%) JavaScript
3 10 (9.35%) SQL
4 3 (2.80%) PHP
5 2 (1.87%) Python
5 2 (1.87%) VB
6 1 (0.93%) C
6 1 (0.93%) Java
6 1 (0.93%) Perl
6 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.93%) VB6
6 1 (0.93%) VBA
6 1 (0.93%) XPath
6 1 (0.93%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (8.41%) Degree
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.80%) MCAD
3 3 (2.80%) MCP
3 3 (2.80%) MCPD
3 3 (2.80%) MCSD
4 2 (1.87%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) WCAG
Vendors
1 30 (28.04%) Microsoft
2 26 (24.30%) Sitecore
3 5 (4.67%) Ektron
4 3 (2.80%) Capita
4 3 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.87%) Alterian
5 2 (1.87%) Twitter
6 1 (0.93%) Google