The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of EPiServer products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPiServer over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EPiServer
Rank 94 78 98
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 6 26 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% 1.32% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 3.49% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 3
Median daily rate £366 £400 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.43% +32.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £325 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £435 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £400 £320
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
EPiServer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
765 746 654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 46.50% 38.00% 44.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 368 376
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 23 45
Median hourly rate £14.75 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.85 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £17.50 £20.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

EPiServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing EPiServer as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

EPiServer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

EPiServer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing EPiServer across the Manchester region.

EPiServer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

EPiServer
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPiServer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Bolton - 3 £363 -
EPiServer
North West

EPiServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Manchester region with a requirement for EPiServer.

1 7 (70.00%) CMS
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) Ektron
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) Retail
4 3 (30.00%) Content Management
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Copywriting
5 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (10.00%) Digital Content Management
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (10.00%) Sitefinity
6 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
6 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (10.00%) JBehave
6 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (10.00%) HTML5
6 1 (10.00%) Kentico
6 1 (10.00%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
6 1 (10.00%) Test Automation

EPiServer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 7 (70.00%) CMS
2 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (10.00%) DNN
3 1 (10.00%) EPiServer CMS
3 1 (10.00%) Immediacy CMS
3 1 (10.00%) Kentico
3 1 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (10.00%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) JBehave
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Content Manager
2 4 (40.00%) EPiServer Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) CMS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Content Editor
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Content Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (10.00%) RESTful
5 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Copywriting
2 1 (10.00%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Content Management
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) BDD
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (10.00%) SEO
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Ektron
2 1 (10.00%) Alterian
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Sitecore