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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EPiServer
Rank 548 535 506
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -29
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 54 56 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.26% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 47 35
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £326 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.17% +0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
20185 21463 20154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 42.77% 45.74% 45.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12222 12712 11398
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 813 916 900
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPiServer within the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
North West -2 20 £370 +28.13%
London -21 16 £400 - 22
South West +8 7 £375 -6.25% 1
South East +6 5 £350 +16.66% 12
Yorkshire -15 2 £450 +28.57% 3
East of England - 2 £275 -
East Midlands - 1 £275 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
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EPiServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 100 (68.03%) .NET
2 97 (65.99%) HTML
3 90 (61.22%) C#
3 90 (61.22%) CMS
4 82 (55.78%) CSS
5 63 (42.86%) MVC
6 56 (38.10%) JavaScript
7 55 (37.41%) HTML5
8 54 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
9 52 (35.37%) ASP.NET
10 49 (33.33%) Web Services
11 44 (29.93%) .NET Framework
12 39 (26.53%) jQuery
13 37 (25.17%) Sitecore
14 36 (24.49%) Sitecore CMS
15 32 (21.77%) SQL Server
16 30 (20.41%) Front End Development
17 29 (19.73%) AngularJS
17 29 (19.73%) Microsoft
18 28 (19.05%) Content Management
18 28 (19.05%) EPiServer CMS
19 27 (18.37%) Umbraco
19 27 (18.37%) JSON
20 25 (17.01%) WCF
20 25 (17.01%) ASP.NET MVC
21 24 (16.33%) Scrum
21 24 (16.33%) Windows
22 22 (14.97%) CSS3
23 21 (14.29%) User Experience
23 21 (14.29%) SQL

EPiServer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 90 (61.22%) CMS
2 36 (24.49%) Sitecore CMS
3 28 (19.05%) EPiServer CMS
4 27 (18.37%) Umbraco
5 14 (9.52%) IIS
6 11 (7.48%) Kentico
7 5 (3.40%) Sitefinity
8 4 (2.72%) Confluence
9 2 (1.36%) Node.js
10 1 (0.68%) DNN
10 1 (0.68%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 10 (6.80%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.40%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.68%) GIMP
4 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.76%) Google Analytics
3 5 (3.40%) Rackspace Cloud
3 5 (3.40%) SaaS
4 2 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.36%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.36%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) Firewall
1 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (21.77%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.12%) MySQL
3 5 (3.40%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.72%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.36%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.36%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.36%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.84%) SpecFlow
3 10 (6.80%) NUnit
3 10 (6.80%) Subversion
4 7 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (4.08%) Grunt
5 6 (4.08%) Visual Studio
6 5 (3.40%) MSTest
7 4 (2.72%) JIRA
8 3 (2.04%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 3 (2.04%) Selenium
8 3 (2.04%) Xcode
8 3 (2.04%) Yeoman
9 2 (1.36%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.68%) Appium
10 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (4.76%) Marketing
2 6 (4.08%) Finance
3 4 (2.72%) Games
4 3 (2.04%) Retail
5 2 (1.36%) Welsh Language
6 1 (0.68%) Advertising
6 1 (0.68%) Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 112 (76.19%) Developer
2 52 (35.37%) EPiServer Developer
3 47 (31.97%) .NET Developer
4 26 (17.69%) C# Developer
5 23 (15.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (12.24%) Web Developer
7 17 (11.56%) Architect
8 15 (10.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 13 (8.84%) CMS Developer
10 12 (8.16%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (8.16%) Designer
11 11 (7.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 11 (7.48%) HTML Developer
12 10 (6.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (6.12%) Agile Developer
13 9 (6.12%) Integration Architect
13 9 (6.12%) Integration Developer
14 8 (5.44%) Technical Architect
15 6 (4.08%) Agile .NET Developer
15 6 (4.08%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (68.03%) .NET
2 97 (65.99%) HTML
3 82 (55.78%) CSS
4 55 (37.41%) HTML5
5 52 (35.37%) ASP.NET
6 49 (33.33%) Web Services
7 44 (29.93%) .NET Framework
8 39 (26.53%) jQuery
9 29 (19.73%) AngularJS
10 27 (18.37%) JSON
11 25 (17.01%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (17.01%) WCF
12 22 (14.97%) CSS3
13 19 (12.93%) SAML
14 17 (11.56%) OAuth
15 13 (8.84%) XML
16 11 (7.48%) Entity Framework
17 9 (6.12%) Ajax
17 9 (6.12%) KnockoutJS
17 9 (6.12%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.29%) User Experience
2 18 (12.24%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (7.48%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.40%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.72%) Clustering
6 4 (2.72%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (2.04%) Graphic Design
7 3 (2.04%) Photography
8 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 24 (16.33%) Windows
2 9 (6.12%) Android
2 9 (6.12%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.72%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (42.86%) MVC
2 54 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (20.41%) Front End Development
4 28 (19.05%) Content Management
5 24 (16.33%) Scrum
6 21 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
7 19 (12.93%) TDD
8 17 (11.56%) BDD
9 15 (10.20%) Web Development
10 13 (8.84%) OO
10 13 (8.84%) OWASP
10 13 (8.84%) Web Testing
11 10 (6.80%) Change Management
11 10 (6.80%) E-Commerce
12 9 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (5.44%) Process Management
13 8 (5.44%) Unit Testing
13 8 (5.44%) Web Design
14 7 (4.76%) Analytics
14 7 (4.76%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 90 (61.22%) C#
2 56 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 21 (14.29%) SQL
4 13 (8.84%) Java
5 9 (6.12%) T-SQL
6 6 (4.08%) XPath
7 4 (2.72%) PHP
8 3 (2.04%) Objective-C
8 3 (2.04%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.68%) C
9 1 (0.68%) Ruby
9 1 (0.68%) Scala
9 1 (0.68%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (5.44%) Degree
2 1 (0.68%) DBS Check
2 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.68%) PMP
2 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.84%) WCAG
2 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 37 (25.17%) Sitecore
2 29 (19.73%) Microsoft
3 17 (11.56%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (4.76%) Google
5 5 (3.40%) Capita
5 5 (3.40%) Rackspace
6 3 (2.04%) Appcelerator
6 3 (2.04%) Ektron
6 3 (2.04%) OpenText
6 3 (2.04%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.36%) DevExpress
7 2 (1.36%) Oracle
8 1 (0.68%) Alterian
8 1 (0.68%) Facebook
8 1 (0.68%) Twitter
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