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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EPiServer
Rank 105 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £374 £315
% change year-on-year
-1.00% +18.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.50 -
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
802 726 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 43.56% 44.73% 41.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 391 292
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 32 33
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £33.25 £29.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) CMS
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) EPiServer CMS
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (16.67%) BDD
6 1 (16.67%) CSS3
6 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
6 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (16.67%) Scrum
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (16.67%) Capita
6 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) Web Development
6 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (16.67%) WCAG

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 5 (83.33%) CMS
2 4 (66.67%) EPiServer CMS
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) EPiServer Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) CMS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) OWASP
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Capita
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore