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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPiServer over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EPiServer
Rank 89 85 76
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 17 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.90% 0.076% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 2.03% 0.18% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 2
Average daily rate
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£423 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.36% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £360 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £360 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+13.57% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - -
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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 Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
839 564 545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 44.23% 42.69% 45.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 334 251
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £195 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 31 51
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.83 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

EPiServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EPiServer across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 16 (94.12%) SAML
1 16 (94.12%) HTML
1 16 (94.12%) JSON
2 14 (82.35%) OAuth
2 14 (82.35%) Web Services
2 14 (82.35%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (70.59%) HTML5
4 7 (41.18%) User Experience
5 6 (35.29%) Java
6 1 (5.88%) Software Testing

EPiServer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Architect
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
1 8 (47.06%) Front-End Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Integration Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Software Tester
3 1 (5.88%) UI Developer
3 1 (5.88%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) SAML
1 16 (94.12%) JSON
1 16 (94.12%) HTML
2 14 (82.35%) Web Services
2 14 (82.35%) OAuth
3 12 (70.59%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Salesforce.com
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