The table below looks at the statistics for EPiServer skills 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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EPiServer (including Ektron)
North West / Manchester
Rank 84 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 7 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.52% 0.78% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.17% 5.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 0
Median daily rate £388 £370 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
221 268 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.35% 14.86% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 132 147
Median daily rate £375 £385 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 14
Median hourly rate £16.00 £40.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +119.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -

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 Application Platforms 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 24 February 2017. 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 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 £400 -
EPiServer
North West

EPiServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 14 (93.33%) .NET
1 14 (93.33%) CMS
2 11 (73.33%) C#
3 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (53.33%) Web Development
5 7 (46.67%) CSS
5 7 (46.67%) HTML
5 7 (46.67%) HTML5
5 7 (46.67%) jQuery
6 6 (40.00%) MVC
6 6 (40.00%) Content Management
7 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
9 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (13.33%) Finance
9 2 (13.33%) BDD
9 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
9 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (13.33%) SQL
10 1 (6.67%) Java
10 1 (6.67%) Web Services
10 1 (6.67%) CRM
10 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
10 1 (6.67%) Microsoft

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 14 (93.33%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) DNN
2 1 (6.67%) Immediacy CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Kentico
2 1 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Sitefinity
2 1 (6.67%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (6.67%) JBehave
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) EPiServer Developer
3 5 (33.33%) CMS Developer
4 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Content Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (46.67%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) HTML
3 7 (46.67%) HTML5
3 7 (46.67%) jQuery
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
6 1 (6.67%) Ajax
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (6.67%) CSS3
6 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (6.67%) RESTful
6 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Tandem
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Web Development
2 6 (40.00%) Content Management
2 6 (40.00%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) BDD
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
5 1 (6.67%) SEO
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
5 1 (6.67%) Web Design
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Alterian
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Sitecore