The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of EPiServer products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPiServer over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EPiServer
Rank 260 233 228
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -5
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.051% 0.022% 0.050%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.046% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
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£338 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 - £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4502 4326 3773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 45.73% 47.82% 47.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2380 2105 1784
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 268 310
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.38 £19.26
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -4.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.16 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

EPiServer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EPiServer across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

EPiServer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

EPiServer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

EPiServer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

EPiServer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EPiServer across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

EPiServer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

EPiServer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPiServer within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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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
Hampshire - 3 £300 - 2
Berkshire - 2 £375 - 2
Buckinghamshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 1
Kent - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
EPiServer
England

EPiServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 8 (88.89%) CMS
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 6 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (55.56%) Umbraco
5 4 (44.44%) jQuery
5 4 (44.44%) CSS3
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) CSS
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
5 4 (44.44%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (44.44%) Sitecore
6 3 (33.33%) Content Management
6 3 (33.33%) HTML5
6 3 (33.33%) Kentico
6 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (22.22%) Sitefinity
7 2 (22.22%) Ektron
7 2 (22.22%) Ajax
7 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (22.22%) Web Development
7 2 (22.22%) DNN
7 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
8 1 (11.11%) ERP
8 1 (11.11%) MySQL
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
8 1 (11.11%) XML
8 1 (11.11%) CRM
8 1 (11.11%) PHP

EPiServer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 8 (88.89%) CMS
2 5 (55.56%) Umbraco
3 4 (44.44%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (33.33%) Kentico
5 2 (22.22%) DNN
5 2 (22.22%) Sitefinity
6 1 (11.11%) Immediacy CMS
6 1 (11.11%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) CSS3
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) Ajax
5 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
5 1 (11.11%) JSON
5 1 (11.11%) WCF
5 1 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) Ninject
5 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Streaming Music
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Content Management
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) SEO
4 1 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Sitecore
2 2 (22.22%) Ektron
3 1 (11.11%) Alterian