The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of EPiServer products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPiServer over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EPiServer
Rank 45 31 39
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Contract jobs citing EPiServer 2 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.55% 2.07% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 1.33% 4.52% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Average daily rate
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£280 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £475 £300
% change year-on-year
-29.21% +58.33%
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 Southampton region.

Vendors Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
150 155 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 41.44% 45.86% 51.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 100 65
Average daily rate £340 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £195 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 22
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% -30.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £11.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.72 £27.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

EPiServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

EPiServer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

EPiServer
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

EPiServer Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

EPiServer
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (50.00%) Kentico

EPiServer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (100.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Kentico
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore